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Age Of Empires


'Age of Empires': How 2 Dynasties of Art Forged China's Identity

New York TimesNew York Times - Mar 30, 2017
A portion of the jade burial suit of Dou Wan, a Han princess, in the exhibition “Age of Empires: Chinese Art of the Qin and Han Dynasties (221 B.C.-A.D. 220),” at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Credit Jake Naughton for The New York Times. Those lights ...  

Baldurs Gate


A new lease on life
The Hindu - Apr 21, 2017

It was a time when CRPG's (Computer RPGs) like Fallout and Baldurs Gate were popular. The game's battle system takes its cues from those games, following Advanced Dungeons and Dragons rulebooks. In battle, you can pause the game and issue ...  

Empire Earth


Empire Earth and Age of Empires Inspired 'Empires Apart' Will Have a Single Player Campaign
Only Single Player - Aug 2, 2016

When I originally reached out to the developers of Empires Apart, a new real-time strategy game inspired by classic RTS games like Age of Empires and Empire Earth, I was told the game would be a multiplayer-only experience. With the launch of ...  

Final Fantasy


'Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age' Gears Up For Its Release This July

ForbesForbes - Apr 27, 2017
The remaster of Final Fantasy XII is out this July and it's definitely looking good. Final Fantasy XII was originally released back in 2006 on the PS2. Originally directed by Yasumi Matsuno, of Vagrant Story fame, he left the project halfway through ...  

Half Life 2


Microsoft Flight Simulator


Taking life one flight at a time: Samford student doubles as a pilot

The Samford CrimsonThe Samford Crimson - Apr 27, 2017
He's realized career potential with flying, and became involved in Microsoft Flight Simulator, a program the major airlines use. Through these, the pilot can simulate failures, change the weather or even use current weather. It's a training tool Ebbert ...  

Myst


'Donkey Kong,' 'Myst,' even Microsoft 'Solitaire' are finalists for World Video Game Hall of Fame

The Seattle TimesThe Seattle Times - Mar 28, 2017
The finalists, from left, are: top row, “Microsoft Windows Solitaire,” “Myst,” “Mortal Kombat,” “Donkey Kong,” center, “Final Fantasy VII,” “Street Fighter II,” bottom row, ”Halo: Combat Evolved,” “Resident Evil,” “Portal,” “Pokemon Red and Green ...  

Neverwinter Nights


Planescape: Torment: Enhanced Edition now on GOG, classic D&D RPGs on sale to celebrate

PCGamesNPCGamesN - Apr 12, 2017
The Completion Bundle contains such retro classics as Neverwinter Nights 1 and 2, the Forgotten Realms Archives, and Icewind Dale 2, whereas the Beamdog bundle contains the more recent Baldur's Gate games. Some of their expansions are a bit shaky ...  

Pokemon Ranger


Nintendo Download: Pokemon Ranger

Comicbook.comDestructoid - Jul 21, 2016
It's demo day for the Wii U, as Star Fox Zero proper and its Guard spinoff both have their own demos now available on the eShop. Also on Wii U you'll find Buddy ...  

Quake II


Quake II mod QuakeIIxp v.26.1.17

gry-online.plgry-online.pl - Apr 2, 2017
Plik QuakeIIxp v.26.1.17 to modyfikacja do gry Quake II z gatunku Gry Akcji. Pobierz za darmo. typ plikuModyfikacja do gry. rozmiar pliku80,7 KB.  

Rollercoaster Tycoon


Elite: Dangerous and Planet Coaster get retail releases in 2017

PolygonPolygon - Apr 24, 2017
Planet Coaster launched on PC (via online marketplaces) back in November. Well received critically, it's Frontier's take on the theme park management subgenre. In 2015, Frontier launched a mobile adaptation of the RollerCoaster Tycoon series.  

Starcraft


Korean politician lures young voters with Starcraft maps

CNETCNET - Apr 24, 2017
Commentary: Politicians are desperate to impress newer generations of voters. So Moon Jae-in turns to gaming as his means of persuasion.  

The Sims


The Sims 5: Rumored Release and Features

DonklephantDonklephant - Apr 22, 2017
Not long after the release of The Sims 4: City Living DLC last year, fans were already asking about The Sims 5. That time, players were hoping for a 2017 release date. But what has really happened to the much-awaited game? Are we to expect to get hold ...  

Unreal Tournament


Esport Talk – Can Unreal Tournament 4 stage a comeback?

Esports InsiderEsports Insider - Apr 13, 2017
After a brief and well deserved break, Esport Talk is back with a podcast about Unreal Tournament 4 and player Klaus 'frag^m' Wiedemann. When it comes to FPS and esports there is only one title people think of first. While Counter-Strike: Global ...  

World Of Warcraft


TSA Regulations Place World of Warcraft In Dire Peril

KotakuKotaku - Apr 21, 2017
According to an exchange with the TSA's official Q&A Twitter account (via /r/wow), even World of Warcraft Horde Chieftans have to check their weapons on flights ...  

Call Of Duty


Call Of Duty 4 Remaster DLC Launches On Xbox One And PC

GameSpotGameSpot - Apr 21, 2017
All Call of Duty DLC now launches first on PlayStation as part of a timed-exclusivity deal between Activision and Sony. Modern Warfare Remastered is only available through Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare's Legacy Edition. The package launched at $80 ...  

 
 
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