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Age Of Empires


AGE OF EMPIRES II Gets a LORD OF THE RINGS Mod

NerdistNerdist - Aug 8, 2018
Age of Empires II was released almost two decades ago. But that doesn't mean people aren't interested in it anymore. A recently released fan-made Lord of the Rings mod has brought new life to this classic game by importing characters, races, and ...  

Baldurs Gate


'Baldur's Gate' designer James Ohlen leaves BioWare after 22 years

EngadgetEngadget - Jul 13, 2018
James Ohlen might not be a household name, but if you love video games, you might have played some of the titles he helped create. He became a full-time designer to work on the original Baldur's Gate and Baldur's Gate II back in the '90s, and he has ...  

Empire Earth


Pinckneyville Community High School District 101 Board of Education met June 25.

Southwest Illinois NewsSouthwest Illinois News - Jul 29, 2018
It was moved by Brian Kellerman and seconded by Jennifer Robb to approve the sidewalk improvements and repairs by Empire Earth and Concrete for $7,500 as presented. Roll call: Lisa Stanton, yes; Greg Thompson, yes; Jennifer Robb, yes; Jeff Suchomski ...  

Final Fantasy


Kingdom Hearts 3 Replaces Final Fantasy 7 Remake In Latest Famitsu Charts

GamingBoltGamingBolt - Aug 19, 2018
If you've been following the weekly charts by Famitsu for the most highly anticipated upcoming games, as voted by their readers, then you probably know that Final Fantasy 7 Remake has been a permanent fixture at the very top spot for a long, long time.  

Half Life 2


Half-Life 2 writer 'surprised' by Marc Laidlaw's decision to publish Episode 3 synopsis

PC GamerPC Gamer - Jul 23, 2018
Last year Marc Laidlaw published a Half-Life 2: Episode 3 synopsis. Named 'Epistle 3', it contained similarly-named, gender-swapped characters from HL2 and explored the ex-Valve writer's vision of what might have been. Speaking to our sister site ...  

Microsoft Flight Simulator


Why Did Microsoft Enter The Video Game Space?

ForbesForbes - Jul 17, 2018
Microsoft didn't. Ever heard of Microsoft Adventure, Microsoft Decathlon, or Microsoft Jet? No, you haven't. The most famous Microsoft game of that era, Microsoft Flight Simulator, was developed by a very talented writer and programmer named Bruce Artwick.  

Myst


Mysterium (MYST) Drops to $0.1022: Down -2.36% in the Last 24h ...

Prudour News (blog)Prudour News (blog) - Aug 20, 2018
Mysterium (MYST) traded down -2.36% against dollar in the last 24 hours interval ending 14:30 on August 20th EST. Mysterium at this time has a market ...  

Neverwinter Nights


Neverwinter Nights on Android will have exclusive features

DroidGamers (blog)DroidGamers (blog) - Aug 15, 2018
Beamdog's recent enhanced remake of Neverwinter Nights is coming soon to Android, and we've just had some fresh info about it. For starters, it will have all of the same features of the desktop version, alongside some tablet exclusives. This includes a ...  

Pokemon Ranger


Nintendo Opens Up Email Registration For News On Pokémon On Nintendo Switch

SiliconeraSiliconera - May 27, 2018
Phantom Breaker: Battle Grounds Coming To Vita On July 29th · Pokémon Character Designer Shows Off The Original Sketches For Brock, Misty, Surge, And Erika · Save The Day With Ukulele Pichu In Pokemon Ranger: Guardian Signs · Akiba's Trip: Undead ...  

Quake II


Quake Champions Launch Trailer Reveals The Death Knight

Cinema BlendCinema Blend - Aug 11, 2018
It starts with a retro recap of the first Quake and then shows Quake II, and Quake III. It then showcases Quake IV and then the latest iteration of the game, Quake Champions. The action is lightning fast and is filled with gib. The trailer then ...  

Rollercoaster Tycoon


Returning to RollerCoaster Tycoon 2 with new tools

PC GamerPC Gamer - Jul 23, 2018
RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 may have been taken down on Steam, but the superior second entry in the series is still there to grab, and by downloading the open source OpenRCT2 Project alongside it, you'll be able to unlock the game's true potential. The ...  

Starcraft


Overwatch On Nintendo Switch Is Feasible, But StarCraft 2 Isn't ...

GameSpotGameSpot - Aug 17, 2018
The confirmation that Diablo 3 is coming to Switch marks the first time in 15 years that a Blizzard title has appeared on a Nintendo platform. Now that the ...  

The Sims


You Can't Keep Sims Sober

KotakuKotaku - Aug 15, 2018
The Sims is a pretty good simulacrum of human life. Sims fall in and out of love, move, change careers, have families, and grow old. It's easy to see the ups and downs of life reflected in this game—Sims even endure the mundanity of catching a cold ...  

Unreal Tournament


This remake of Unreal 98 in the Unreal 4 engine looks amazing

GameFrontGameFront - Jul 30, 2018
I've been a fan of the Unreal Games since Unreal Tournament 2004, but even though that may seem like many moons ago now, it's easy to forget that the original Unreal game was released 20 years ago, in 1998. That's 2/3rds of my entire lifetime to date.  

World Of Warcraft


How 'World of Warcraft' became a life-consuming addiction for me

MashableMashable - Aug 14, 2018
World of Warcraft, known colloquially as WoW, is what's known as a massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG for short). It's a fantasy game where players get to create their own characters, explore the world of Azeroth, level up, and ...  

Call Of Duty


'Call of Duty: WWII' DLC 4 Revealed

NewsweekNewsweek - Aug 17, 2018
Call of Duty: WWII DLC 4 hasn't been publicly announced, but Activision has already posted basic details about the expansion on an official website. While the link has since been removed, its contents were copied by the Call of Duty experts at Charlie ...  

 
 
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