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Atlantica Online - Preview

Posted by Arep | 2 August 2008

In the old console RPG days turn based combat was the norm but it still left plenty of strategy for us to romance over. I can remember my epic battles and the sweet taste of victory when my units pulled off ...

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Dungeon Runners

Posted by Arep | 4 July 2008 |

Dungeon Runners is a free MMO from the publishers/developers of City of Heroes/Villains, Guild Wars, Lineage and Tabula Rasa. That’s a pretty impressive pedigree and it shows the moment you launch ...

Read more » | 2 user reviews | PC

Kung-Fu Panda

Posted by Arep | 26 June 2008 |

If you haven’t seen the movie don’t worry, when you play this game you will be living it!

Read more » | 0 user reviews | Xbox

Stargate Worlds: First Look

Posted by Arep | 14 June 2008

We summarize all the info that's been released so far about Cheyenne Mountain Entertainment's upcoming game, Stargate Worlds. Can they MacGyver up an MMO worth your time?

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Dungeons and Dragons Online: Stormreach - Replay

Posted by Arep | 29 May 2008

So, when it was suggested that someone write and article about Turbine’s Dungeons and Dragons Online: Stormreach the question wasn’t if I was going to give it a try but what class to choose. If any of ...

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Il-2 Sturmovik: 1946

Posted by Arep | 16 May 2008

The Older Gamers now have an active WWII flight squadron, "The Old Goats," and are seeking new pilots!! No experience nescessary, just a fondness for sheep, fleecy boots and a strong stomach.

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Project Reality

Posted by RogueSlayer | 12 May 2008

Movement, ten o'clock. You're not sure if you saw something or not. Pull out your map and check to see if there are any friendly squads in your area – nope, you're on point. Slip your binoculars out and ...

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Age of Conan: Hyborian Adventures - First Impressions

Posted by Arep | 10 May 2008

Over the years the story of Conan has been told and expanded in magazines, comic books, movies, and most recently, an epic MMO. In a matter of days Funcom will open the doors on a world of swords, sorcery ...

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The Witcher

Posted by Arep | 6 May 2008 |

Many PC gamers are eagerly awaiting the release of Funcom’s wild and wooly Age of Conan MMO without realizing that CD Projekt Red, a small development house in Poland, has recently released an ...

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No More Heroes

Posted by Arep | 4 May 2008 |

No More Heroes is a game that probably needed the services of a Minister for Common Sense. There's a really good game lurking in there somewhere, but it seems to have gotten lost amongst some kinky ...

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GTA Parent Publisher Says Ignoring New IP Is “Kiss of Death”

19 September 2014 |Publisher Take-Two believes it should not annualize its marquee franchises like Grand Theft Auto or Red Dead Redemption, and adds that a major investment in new IP is essential to its long-term survival.During a presentation to ...

Hearthstone Stats Show 98% of Players Have Not Climbed Above Rank 5

19 September 2014 |<iframe src="/videos/embed/6417838/" width="100%" height="100%" scrolling="no" frameborder="0" webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen allowfullscreen></iframe>Where do you stand?A mere two percent of ...

Microsoft Explains Why Halo: Master Chief Collection Isn’t Coming to PC

19 September 2014 |<iframe src="/videos/embed/6421367/" width="100%" height="100%" scrolling="no" frameborder="0" webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen allowfullscreen></iframe>This November's Xbox One bundle, Halo: ...

Listen to the Song Imagine Dragons Wrote for League of Legends

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Assassin’s Creed Movie Delayed to 2016

19 September 2014 |The upcoming Assassin's Creed movie, from 20th Century Fox and starring Michael Fassbender, will not arrive in theaters in August 2015 as previously expected. The movie has now shifted to sometime in 2016, according to a details ...

PS4 Sales Quadruple in UK Amid Destiny Launch Frenzy

19 September 2014 |Sony has recorded its most successful ever week of PlayStation 4 hardware sales in the UK, due to the craze of interest in Activision's Destiny.Industry publication MCV claims that PS4 sales soared 300 percent week-on-week during ...

Bungie Reveals Next Two Destiny Public Events

19 September 2014 |<iframe src="/videos/embed/6421296/" width="100%" height="100%" scrolling="no" frameborder="0" webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen allowfullscreen></iframe>Bungie has revealed new updates and ...

‘Bomb Will Be Detonated if Sarkeesian Wins Award’, GDC Told

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Nvidia GTX 980 Review

19 September 2014 |Ah yes, "the world's fastest GPU", a tagline bounced around by the likes of Nvidia and AMD each and every time they release a new flagship GPU. While both companies have held that seemingly coveted title over the years, with the ...

Nvidia’s Releases $549 GTX 980, Beats 780 Ti in Benchmarks

19 September 2014 |GPU-maker Nvidia has taken the wraps off the GTX 980, its new flagship GPU that's set to retail for $549 in the US and £429 in the UK. It launches worldwide today.Featuring Nvidia's latest Maxwell architecture, the GTX 980 is said ...

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Review: Bending Genres in Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon

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Review: Shambling Mirror of Fate Signals Time to Jam a Stake in Castlevania’s Heart

8 March 2013 | <!--Begin feature--> <!-- for syndication --> Castlevania: Lords of Shadow: Mirror of Fate brings the series back to Nintendo's portable systems, ...

An Unflattering Boll Cut

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The Trials and Tribulations of Gears of War: Judgment

6 March 2013 | <!--Begin feature--> <!-- for syndication --> <body> As the next generation of home consoles slowly emerge into the limelight and enter the ...

The Cinematic Nature of Parasite Eve

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A Plea for the Gaming Industry to Respect Gamers

1 March 2013 | <!--Begin feature--> <!-- for syndication --> Although the economy might not be in the thick of a recession as it once was, that doesn't mean things ...

Moving Forward and Looking to Indies, Not Better Graphics

28 February 2013 | <!--Begin feature--> <!-- for syndication --> Excited as I was to finally see a next-generation console, much of the PlayStation 4 software we saw ...

Urban Trial Freestyle Review: Where Flash Trumps Substance

27 February 2013 | <!--Begin feature--> <!-- for syndication --> There is no getting around the similarities between Urban Trial Freestyle and the Trials series. The ...

The Orwellian Superheroes of Watch Dogs and inFamous: Second Son

23 February 2013 | <!--Begin feature--> <!-- for syndication --> <body> Always the eyes watching you and the voice enveloping you. Asleep or awake, working or ...

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Keys to working with offsite writers

19 September 2014 |"Having offsite writers is crucial for our workflow, and I've compiled some best practices on how to manage the multiple personalities and work styles." ...

The Rock Band Network has been sunsetted

19 September 2014 |Harmonix has called it a day on its Rock Band Network online store, a place where users could upload and sell their own music through the Rock Band games. ...

Making educational games for the younger you

19 September 2014 |"During this convergence of opposing chapters in our lives, all of a sudden the boring term 'educational game' doesn't seem to be the big YAWN it used to be." ...

Shinra is a new cloud gaming company from Square Enix

19 September 2014 |Square Enix today announced the establishment of Shinra Technologies, a new cloud gaming company that plans to collaborate with numerous studios worldwide, including Ubisoft. ...

Tips for game artists, from Rockstar’s former art director

19 September 2014 |Ian Bowden is one of the most experienced artists in video game development, and his work is among the most influential. Here are some tips that helped him in the course of his career. ...

After 8 years as director of Final Fantasy XV, Nomura steps down

19 September 2014 |His co-director Hajime Tabata will assume the role of sole director as Square Enix moves Nomura over to work on other projects, including Kingdom Hearts III. ...

Neal Stephenson pronounces his high-profile Kickstarter game dead

19 September 2014 |The author's Subutai Corporation has ceased development of its successfully Kickstarted game Clang and issued refunds to all backers who've asked, as the dev team moves on in search of work. ...

Designing mobile games for thumbs in an era of giant screens

19 September 2014 |"We can't just treat screens in the 5.5" range simply as a scaled-up version of a smaller phone. Grips completely change, and with that, your interface might need to do so, as well." ...

Japan Game Awards honor Monster Hunter 4, The Last of Us, and other hits

19 September 2014 |Handed out by Japanese trade association CESA at Tokyo Game Show, the Japan Game Awards were given to a number of games, including Grand Theft Auto V and Yo-Kai Watch. ...

Get a job: 343 Industries seeks an AI Engineer

19 September 2014 |The house that's now building Halo is looking to recruit a senior-level AI engineer to work alongside the team in 343 Industries' Kirkland, WA complex. ...

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A Journey to the East: From Dundee to Tokyo

19 September 2014 |How BearTrap games took Sky Patrol to TGS

Mind Candy axes 30 staff - report

19 September 2014 |Headcount has halved in the last two years

Harmonix pulls support for Rock Band Network

19 September 2014 |User content platform sunsetted as studio moves forward with other projects

Swrve raises $10 million funding

19 September 2014 |Analytics firm takes lifetime total to $22 million

Square Enix sets up cloud subsidiary

19 September 2014 |Shinra Technologies has Yoichi Wada at the helm, promises a new future for gaming

Watch Oculus Connect livestreams here

19 September 2014 |Two days of panels and presentations from the bleeding edge of VR

TGS shows Japan’s mobile dominance

19 September 2014 |Console games are swamped by mobile titles in Tokyo; is this a glimpse of the industry's future?

Neal Stephenson Kickstarter project officially dead

19 September 2014 |Subutai Corporation's CLANG failed to find additional investment

Tetsuya Nomura leaves Final Fantasy XV role

19 September 2014 |Switches focus to Kingdom Hearts III

Crusader Kings II sells over a million

19 September 2014 |"Proving our point about game design for the truly dedicated"

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Square Enix Introduces Cloud-Based Gaming Service ‘Shinra Technologies’

19 September 2014 | During its Tokyo Game Show press conference yesterday, Square Enix revealed Shinra Technologies, a new cloud-based gaming platform that hopes to deliver first-party titles ...

EA Teams With White House for Sexual Assault Prevention Campaign

19 September 2014 | President Barack Obama will announce a nationwide public service campaign that urges young people to do more to help prevent sexual assaults on college campuses across the ...

Poll: Did Microsoft Pay Too Much ($2.5 Billion) For Minecraft Developer Mojang?

19 September 2014 | Microsoft announced on Monday that it has acquired Minecraft developer Mojang for $2.5 billion. That's a lot of money. Do you think Microsoft overpaid or does two and a ...

Educational iPad Accessory Kit Generates $2 Million in Pre-Orders

19 September 2014 |Educational game company Tangible Play has generated around $2 million in pre-orders for Osmo, its educational game platform for iPad, according to Gamasutra. The accessory kit, which retails for around $49, is shipping to to ...

Educational iPad Accessory Kit Generates $2 Million in Pre-Orders

19 September 2014 |Educational game company Tangible Play has generated around $2 million in pre-orders for Osmo, its educational game platform for iPad, according to Gamasutra. The accessory kit, which retails for around $49, is shipping to to ...

‘Destiny’ Dominates Twitch Viewership in First Week of Release

19 September 2014 | Activision Blizzard announced today that Destiny drew in 5 million unique viewers and 20 million total views on Twitch last week, making it the "biggest console game ...

Does RetroN 5’s Software Borrow Liberally From Open-Sourced Emulator Programs?

19 September 2014 | This Imgur! page suggests that the code powering Hyperkin's RetroN 5 borrows liberally from several open sourced emulators. Hyperkin's RetroN 5 is an all-in-one ...

Verizon ‘Committed’ to an ‘Open Internet’

19 September 2014 | Verizon has long opposed net neutrality rules and was one of very few companies to sue the FCC in Federal court. Ultimately it prevailed, with the D.C. District court ruling ...

Developers Spar Over ‘Grimoire’ Name

19 September 2014 |Cleve Blakemore, the man behind Grimoire: Heralds of the Dark Exemplar (a game that has been in development since 1997, by some accounts) is threatening to file a trademark dispute with Kickstarter if developer OmniConnection does ...

Report: Sony to Debut TV Streaming Service Later This Year

19 September 2014 | Sony is set to launch an internet television service with the promise of streaming dozens of channels to PlayStation systems later this year, according to the Wall Street ...

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Assassin’s Creed movie pushed back, new date undisclosed

20 September 2014 | The Assassin's Creed movie won't hit cinemas on August 7, 2015 as planned, after Twentieth Century Fox removed the big screen adaptation from next year's summer schedule. As Variety reports, Fox didn't set a new date for the film, ...

Square Enix unveils cloud gaming business Shinra Technologies

20 September 2014 | Square Enix announced its aim to deliver "revolutionary" cloud-based gaming with Shinra Technologies, a newly launched subsidiary helmed by Yoichi Wada, the former president of the Japanese publisher. Cutely named after the ...

Battleborn engages cooperative gameplay trailer

20 September 2014 |Here's about 15 minutes of Borderlands developer Gearbox's "friendly shooter" Battleborn. The trailer takes its time showing off the different attacks and skills of the characters. The game is expected to launch on Xbox One, PS4 ...

The demons of Disgaea 5 take on Japan in March 2015

20 September 2014 | Disgaea 5 already has a March 26, 2015 release date for Japan, just weeks after it debuted at Sony's pre-Tokyo Game Show conference. The PS4 tactical RPG is coming in both download and retail forms, and as Gematsu notes, a demo is ...

A Dragon Quest Heroes gameplay video draws near!

19 September 2014 | Square Enix gave a first look at the gameplay featured in Omega Force's PlayStation 4 and PS3 action-RPG Dragon Quest Heroes: Anryuu to Sekaiju no Shiro at TGS this week, showcasing army-slaughtering mechanics similar to the ...

Need for Speed Rivals ‘Complete Edition’ revs up for October

19 September 2014 | The "Complete Edition" of Need for Speed Rivals will launch on October 21. The special edition package includes all of the game's previously-issued DLC, six packs in total. NFS Rivals' Complete Edition will arrive on PS4, Xbox ...

Thomas Was Alone making the leap to PS4 this year

19 September 2014 | Brave rectangle Thomas and his geometric pals will soon journey to the PlayStation 4, publisher Curve Studios announced at Sony's PlayStation Blog today. Thomas Was Alone is a minimalist platformer starring a gang of four-sided ...

New Nintendo eShop releases: Curtain Call, Smash 3DS Demo

19 September 2014 | Sure, there are a few new releases on Wii U, but this week the eShop's really all about the 3DS. For starters, if you've yet to grab a code for the Super Smash Bros. demo, the good news is it'll be available for all starting 9AM ...

Final Fantasy 13 trilogy heading to PC starting next month

19 September 2014 | PC versions of the Final Fantasy 13 trilogy were confirmed by Square Enix today, with the first game due to launch on October 9. Hints that the series was destined for PC surfaced earlier this week when Steam logos were spotted on ...

Final Fantasy Agito+ is a free Vita game for Japan

19 September 2014 | Final Fantasy Agito is coming to Vita in Japan as a free game called Final Fantasy Agito+, due out on January 15, 2015. A new trailer details the Vita game, with information translated by Final Fantasy Union. Final Fantasy Agito+ ...

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Commander Keen: Keen Dreams Source Code Released

18 September 2014 |New submitter ildon writes: Recently, the rights holder of former game publisher Softdisk's game library put the rights to some of their old titles up for sale, including Commander Keen: Keen Dreams, one of the few games in the ...

The Growing Illusion of Single Player Gaming

16 September 2014 |An anonymous reader writes: Multiplayer modes used to be an extra part of most games — an optional addition that the developers could build (or not) as they saw fit. These days, it's different: many games are marketed under ...

Canon Printer Hacked To Run Doom Video Game

16 September 2014 |wiredog writes Security researcher Michael Jordon has hacked a Canon's Pixma printer to run Doom. He did so by reverse engineering the firmware encryption and uploading via the update interface. From the BBC: "Like many modern ...

Microsoft To Buy Minecraft Maker Mojang For $2.5 Billion

15 September 2014 |jawtheshark writes The rumors were true. Mojang, the company behind Minecraft, is being sold to Microsoft. Of course, the promise is to keep all products supported as they are. From the article: "Microsoft said it has agreed to buy ...

Malware Distributed Through Twitch Chat Is Hijacking Steam Accounts

15 September 2014 |An anonymous reader writes If you use Twitch don't click on any suspicious links in the video streaming platform's chat feature. Twitch Support's official Twitter account issued a security warning telling users not to click the ...

Early Reviews of Destiny: Unfulfilled Potential

13 September 2014 |Destiny is a first-person shooter set in a persistent, online world. It was released on Tuesday by Bungie, the development studio behind Halo, and billed as a blending of console shooters and progression-based MMOs. Reviews for the ...

Kickstarter’s Problem: You Have To Make the Game Before You Ask For Money

13 September 2014 |An anonymous reader writes with this piece about Digital Knights, the studio behind the Kickstarter campaign project Sienna Storm, which was cancelled this week after the team raised only 10% of their $180,000 target, despite a ...

Report: Microsoft To Buy Minecraft Studio For $2bn+

10 September 2014 |dotarray (1747900) writes "A surprising story has emerged today that suggests Microsoft is looking to buy Minecraft developer Mojang. The reported price tag is "more than US$2 billion." The original report is at the WSJ (possibly ...

John Romero On Reinventing the Shooter

9 September 2014 |An anonymous reader writes: John Romero helped bring us Doom, Quake, and Wolfenstein, but he's also known for Daikatana — an immensely-hyped followup that flopped hard. After remaining on the periphery of game development ...

GSOC Project Works To Emulate Systemd For OpenBSD

8 September 2014 |An anonymous reader writes Through a Google Summer of Code project this year was work to emulate systemd on OpenBSD. Upstream systemd remains uninterested in supporting non-Linux platforms so a student developer has taken to ...

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Guild Wars 2: Division Overview

Posted by Tilce | 22 August 2012

An Introduction to Guild Wars 2 and the TOG GW2 Crew.

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Get to know your guildmate interview #4: Serah De Vere

Posted by Ral_Partha | 29 December 2012

Ral Partha interviews TOG member and Guild Wars 2 fan "Serah De Vere", in the latest installment of "Get to know your guildmates with Ral Partha"!

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Get to know your guildmate interview #3: Pumpkin

Posted by Ral_Partha | 19 December 2012

Ral Partha interviews TOG member and Guild Wars 2 fan Pumpkin, in the latest installment of "Get to know your guildmates with Ral Partha"!

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GET OFF MY LAWN!

Posted by Tilce | 10 September 2012

Weekly WvW Events Wednesday night and Saturday your time zone

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GW2 Member Interview #2

Posted by Tilce | 10 September 2012

Icehawke - who is he and what does he do?

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TF2 Unveils a new Co-Op Mode - Mann vs Machine

Posted by Ulric | 26 August 2012

The game that keeps on giving unveils new co-op mode. Red and Blue join forces to fight off a marauding mob of malevolent machines. TOG TF2 has 2 MvsM servers up and running for your machinations. See the ...

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GW2 Member Interview #1

Posted by Tilce | 24 August 2012

Get to know GW2's 501st sign up: Klobberella

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2 Sep: GW2 Crafting Carnival

Posted by Tilce | 24 August 2012

2 Sep: Meet and Greet, Chat and Craft!

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Health, You and the Launch of Guild Wars 2

Posted by Tilce | 23 August 2012

Specs gives a humorous but serious run down on how to stay healthy in the first weekend of Guild Wars 2.

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Guild Wars: Winds of Change

Posted by inoshiro | 14 October 2011

Change is coming to Cantha

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