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Age Of Empires

Age of Empires 4: release date, trailers and features

TechRadarTechRadar - Nov 1, 2017
After more than 12 years in hibernation, the Age of Empires series is back for its fourth outing. In August, publisher Microsoft Studios announced that Age of Empires 4 was alive and kicking, and that it was being developed by Relic Entertainment, the ...  

Baldurs Gate

3 Video Games to Look Forward To in 2018

The Young FolksThe Young Folks - Oct 16, 2017
The Kickstarter-funded game will be released simultaneously on all major platforms, including PS4 and Xbox. Among the people working on the game, we find veteran game designer and comic book writer Chris Avellone (Baldurs Gate: Dark Alliance, Fallout: ...  

Empire Earth

Age of Empires 2 im Retro-Test: Erinnerungen an den Klassiker

Mir fällt ein, was es früher alles auf dem Strategiespielemarkt gab: "Civilization" (nie gespielt), "Empire Earth" (kam erst später auf den Markt, auch sehr stark), die "Anno"-Reihe (zu wenig Action). Jeder dieser Titel hatte seine Anhängerschaft, doch ...  

Final Fantasy

Final Fantasy XIV | Director Naoki Yoshida on how community is the driving force of his game

Telegraph.co.ukTelegraph.co.uk - Nov 10, 2017
Yoshida is the producer and game director on Final Fantasy XIV, the fourteenth main series game in the three decade-old series. Final Fantasy XIV was first released in 2010, and was a complete failure. Fans and critics panned the game. Reshuffles took ...  

Half Life 2

Inside the oppressive world of Half-Life 2 roleplaying

PC GamerPC Gamer - Nov 13, 2017
If Half-Life 2's roleplaying community were a food, it'd be the bland, mushy packet of rations I receive hourly from the dispensary located just off the central square of the dystopian city. This isn't a place for grand adventures and bravery, but a ...  

Microsoft Flight Simulator

You can take flight with these apps

NewsdayNewsday - Nov 10, 2017
It released a game for the burgeoning PC market, where computers running Microsoft's operating system were used mainly for business purposes. But Microsoft Flight Simulator became a huge hit and a launching pad for PC gaming. Microsoft Flight Simulator ...  


David Luiz's Chelsea Future Shrouded In Mystery

David Luiz's future at Chelsea is shrouded in mystery after head coach Antonio Conte appeared to suggest the defender had caused issues in the squad before missing his side's 1-0 win over Manchester United. The Chelsea boss insisted prior to kick-off ...  

Neverwinter Nights

Remembering Mass Effect ten years on

PC GamerPC Gamer - Nov 16, 2017
Dragon Age: Origins would re-target the fans won over by Baldur's Gate and Neverwinter Nights—at least for one game, before looking to a wider audience. Mass Effect meanwhile would start out by looking to the future and an AAA audience up for an epic ...  

Pokemon Ranger

Five Pokemon Games That Would Be Right At Home On Nintendo Switch

Comicbook.comComicbook.com - Jun 5, 2017
Here's another blast from the past that would do well in a contemporary setting on the Nintendo Switch – Pokemon Ranger! We haven't heard from this series in years, despite the fact it did pretty well on the Nintendo DS. A new version would hit the ...  

Quake II

1997 vs 2007 vs 2017: how is videogame character design evolving? Part one

PCGamesNPCGamesN - Nov 7, 2017
The developers of Quake II, arguably the year's biggest release, had no desire to make a star of their player-character, Bitterman. He does not feature on the box, nor in any press screenshots for the game. For years afterwards there was plenty of ...  

Rollercoaster Tycoon

RollerCoaster Tycoon Classic Review – Retro Theme Park Sim as Addictive as Ever

COGconnectedCOGconnected - Oct 23, 2017
Back in the 90s, games were games. We didn't need 1080p, 60 FPS, flimity-flamity – we had pixels and by God, we liked it. Games were simpler but they were fun. Take RollerCoaster Tycoon – we kids would gather around the old Personal Computer and ...  


Human trounces AI bots at StarCraft video game

BBC NewsBBC News - Nov 4, 2017
Computers may be able to beat humans at Chess and Go but they are a poor second when it comes to video game StarCraft. One of the world's best human players trounced AI-controlled opponents 4-0 in a StarCraft tournament this week. Social media giant ...  

The Sims

I bred raccoons and cats in The Sims 4 to create the cutest animal ever: the red panda

PC GamerPC Gamer - Nov 16, 2017
And, using The Sims 4: Cats & Dogs expansion, I'm not only going to get one, I'm going to create one. In addition to dogs and cats, the expansion has raccoons. And, just as you can breed different kinds of cats together, you can breed raccoons with ...  

Unreal Tournament

Meme: Was aus dem wütenden "Unreal-Tournament-Kid" wurde ...

derStandard.atderStandard.at - Nov 11, 2017
Bevor es YouTube überhaupt gab, machte ein deutscher Bursche mit mehreren Videos auf sich aufmerksam. Einerseits grölte er den Bildschirm seines ...  

World Of Warcraft

Official Classic Server Forums Aflame in Class Balance Debate

MMORPG.com (press release) (blog)MMORPG.com (press release) (blog) - Nov 15, 2017
The World of Warcraft classic server forums are on fire with several threads being closed due to toxicity. The flames erupted after one of the WoW community team members opened a discussion about the possibility that classes would perhaps undergo some ...  

Call Of Duty

Comparing 'Call Of Duty: World War II' On The Xbox One X And The PS4 Pro

ForbesForbes - Nov 15, 2017
Digital Foundry has taken a first pass at comparing Call of Duty: WWII on the Xbox One X and the PS4 Pro. Their comparison is limited to the single-player campaign because the developers have more control over what happens onscreen and can push ...  

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