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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 ...

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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!

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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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Watch Gotham’s Action-Packed Mid-Season Teaser Featuring Mr Freeze

6 February 2016 |The world of Batman contains some of the greatest supervillains ever created, and the DC show Gotham is making increasing use of them. The second half of season two premieres later this month, and a new promo has been released. ...

Gaming Deals: $315 Xbox One + 3 Games, Free Final Fantasy 2, $5 Batman Games

6 February 2016 |Get a 1 TB Xbox One bundle with Gears of War: Ultimate Edition, Ori and the Blind Forest, and Rare Replay for $315.Newegg's eBay account is selling the Uncharted Collection PS4 bundle with copies of Star Wars Battlefront and Call ...

The New Ghostbusters Get the Lego Treatment

6 February 2016 |The stars up the upcoming Ghostbusters film, coming to theaters on July 25, have their own set of toys now. Lego revealed a whole bunch of new toys, set to be released on July 1. The Lego Ghostbuster set contains the Ecto-1 car and ...

Halo 5 Update Removes This Playlist From Team Arena

6 February 2016 |A new update for Halo 5: Guardians has removed Arena Breakout gametype from the Team Arena playlist. Developer 343 Industries said this decision was made in part because of feedback from the community.The Team Arena playlist now ...

Tekken 7 Producer Criticises Korean Ratings Board for Leaking Screenshots

6 February 2016 |Bandai Namco's Katsuhiro Harada has blamed a South Korean video game ratings board for leaking confidential screenshots of Tekken 7: Fated Retribution. Pictures of alternative outfits for the game's characters were circulated ...

More Halo 5 Myths Put to the Test in New Video

6 February 2016 |YouTube's DefendTheHouse, a channel that has been putting video game myths to the test since 2008, has released its latest video. This one is episode four in its Halo 5: Guardians series. Can you headshot someone after ...

XCOM 2 Beginner’s Guide

6 February 2016 |In XCOM 2, everything that can go wrong, will go wrong. But that's part of the fun. In Firaxis Games' turn-based strategy sequel, you're constantly learning new ways to attack, defend, and use your soldiers' many abilities. There ...

X-Men Spinoff TV Show Legion Main Cast Revealed

6 February 2016 |Back in October last year, it was announced that Marvel had partnered with Fox to develop two X-Men spinoff shows--Legion and Hellfire. Legion is being produced for the cable channel FX, and now the main cast has been ...

Orange Is the New Black Renewed for Three More Seasons

6 February 2016 |Hit Netflix prison drama Orange Is the New Black has been renewed for three additional seasons. Netflix and co-producer Lionsgate announced the news today. The renewal brings the show up to seven seasons.<iframe ...

The Division Trailer Explains the Game’s Many Skills and Mods

6 February 2016 |Ubisoft has put out a new trailer for The Division that covers the third-person shooter's various skills and mods that players will be able to make use of in post-pandemic New York City.<iframe ...

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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

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

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An Unflattering Boll Cut

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An Unflattering Boll Cut

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The Trials and Tribulations of Gears of War: Judgment

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The Trials and Tribulations of Gears of War: Judgment

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The Cinematic Nature of Parasite Eve

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Considering Street Fighter II’s legacy on its 25th anniversary

6 February 2016 |What is the lasting legacy of Street Fighter II? We asked the designers of SFV, Guilty Gear, Dead or Alive, Skullgirls, Aztez, Divekick, Yomi, and many other luminaries of the fighting game scene. ...

Is League of Legends the world’s greatest game?

6 February 2016 |Designer Keith Burgun explains what makes the massively popular free-to-play MOBA tick: "It embraces ... the best, most modern attempt at modern strategy game design." ...

Japan’s massive mobile game industry is changing fast

6 February 2016 |"Today, Japan's mobile gaming market is not only the biggest globally by revenue but also the oldest, most mature -- and extremely competitive," writes Tokyo-based consultant Serkan Toto. ...

GDC 2016: See how the striking look of Mirror’s Edge: Catalyst was achieved

6 February 2016 |GDC is almost here, and organizers would like to let you know about a talk from EA DICE senior lighting artist Fabien Christin on how the studio is creating the unique look of Mirror's Edge: Catalyst. ...

Dutch video game industry sees ‘volatile’ four year growth

6 February 2016 |Netherlands-based video game collective, Dutch Game Garden, has released a new report shedding light on the development of the Dutch video games industry between 2011 and 2015.  ...

The strengths and weaknesses of episodic games

6 February 2016 |The third installment in Pascal Luban's series on episodic games. "I believe in the potential of episodic games because they allow us to enrich games with quality storytelling and that brings a new experience to gamers." ...

Former Eidos CEO Ian Livingstone to open new UK computer science academies

6 February 2016 |Games Workshop co-founder and former Eidos CEO, Ian Livingstone, is opening two free UK schools to help the next generation get to grips with computer science, technology, and the arts.  ...

Sega Sammy profits up despite faltering video game sales

6 February 2016 |Japanese entertainment outfit Sega Sammy has posted its financials for the nine month period ending December 31, 2015, with the company returning to profit despite stuttering game sales.  ...

How retention affects growth in mobile games

5 February 2016 |"An app that fails to grow or maintain its user base cannot survive because it will eventually have no users, so developers set growth goals to be able to track how their app is growing over time." ...

The 25-year legacy of Street Fighter II, in the words of the experts

5 February 2016 |What is the lasting legacy of Street Fighter II? We asked the designers of SFV, Guilty Gear, Dead or Alive, Skullgirls, Aztez, Divekick, Yomi, and many other luminaries of the fighting game scene. ...

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Ian Livingstone opening two Livingstone Academies

6 February 2016 |Games Workshop co-founder gets approval for schools that will focus on computer sciences, STEM subjects, arts

The ESA must adapt or die

6 February 2016 |SuperData CEO Joost van Dreunen argues that the trade body no longer actually represents the industry and must step up its game

Puzzle & Trivia games dominate Windows IAP revenue

5 February 2016 |Games category the source of 85 per cent of all Windows Store IAP transactions in Q4 2015, says Microsoft

Nintendo puts "Quality of Life" sleep monitor to bed

5 February 2016 |"We do not have the conviction that the [device] can enter the phase of actually becoming a product"

Sega’s games revenue in decline after nine months

5 February 2016 |Packaged Games revenue down 17 per cent, unit sales down 30 per cent

No, Nintendo isn’t going to make VR games

5 February 2016 |Saying it's “looking into” VR is merely Nintendo acknowledging VR's existence; the tech itself is anathema to Nintendo's whole design philosophy

22cans makes changes to Godus Wars following DLC complaints

5 February 2016 |"The extra content being a premium add on really isn't a popular choice"

Gameloft and GungHo gang up

5 February 2016 |International mobile giants launch collaboration with Japanese roll out of Disney Magic Kingdoms

Glu’s celebrity strategy faltered on Katy Perry, James Bond games

5 February 2016 |50 jobs were cut during restructuring after "extremely humbling" H2 2015

SpecialEffect aims to raise £150,000 with GameBlast weekend

4 February 2016 |"We're inviting everyone from the global gaming community and industry to join us"

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One man’s strange interaction with Bethesda customer support

6 February 2016 |Paul Watson, who happens to work for UK-based Gamer Network (it owns Eurogamer and other UK and European gaming websites) has had a number of interesting exchanges with Bethesda Softworks customer support. Ultimately these ...

Secretary Clinton’s support of TPP gets fact checked

6 February 2016 |In the midst of the war of words between Democratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders about who is a progressive and the undue influence of Wall Street’s money on campaigns in the American political ...

Warner Bros. cancels Mac and Linux ports of Batman: Arkham Knight

6 February 2016 |To say the PC port of Batman: Arkham Knight has had a troubled history would be a gross understatement.  The game released last year buggy as sin, got yanked from Steam for a few months, relaunched in a state most still felt was ...

Poll: Should tattoo artists be paid when a person inked with their design appears in a video game?

5 February 2016 |Earlier this week we reported that a tattoo studio is suing 2K Games for using its art in NBA 2K16.  The basketball video game includes likenesses of players LeBron James, Kobe Bryant, Kenyon Martin, DeAndre Jordan and Eric ...

The Political Machine 2016 released

5 February 2016 |Stardock Software has officially released the final version of The Political Machine 2016 – right at the start of the primary season for Republican and Democratic hopefuls looking to find a path to the U.S. presidency. The game, ...

Brush Up wins at Serious Games and Virtual Environments Arcade and Showcase

5 February 2016 |Educational game Brush Up has won first prize at the Serious Games and Virtual Environments Arcade and Showcase in the Small/Emerging Company category. This marks the first time a Georgia company has won at this event, ...

‘The Offworld Collection’ inches towards crowd-funding goal

5 February 2016 |Writers Leigh Alexander and Laura Hudson, two former primary contributors to Boing Boing’s alt-games blog Offworld, are probably pretty happy today. The crowd-funding campaign for “The Offworld Collection” on Kickstarter ...

AbleGamers announces ‘Expansion Packs’ program

5 February 2016 |AbleGamers Foundation, a charity dedicated to accessibility in gaming and helping gamers with disabilities,  announced a new initiative this week  called “Expansion Packs.” Born out of existing partnerships with the ...

PSA: Weird Worlds: Return to Infinite Space now on Linux

5 February 2016 |Indie developer Digital Eel announced this week that it has finally brought its RPG-flavored randomized space adventure strategy game  Weird Worlds: Return to Infinite Space to the  Linux. operating system. The weird and wacky ...

Leigh Alexander exits Offworld, launches Kickstarter for ‘The Offworld Collection’ book

4 February 2016 |After announcing that the site she founded was winding down, writer Leigh Alexander announced the launch of a Kickstarter crowd-funding campaign for a hardcover reprint of the site’s best writing. The hardcover book is called ...

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Joystiq Presents: That’s a wrap

4 February 2015 |Our final Joystiq Presents podcast gives members of the staff a moment to thank the Joystiq community and say a final farewell. Listen to the MP3 Listen to other Joystiq Presents episodes....

Here’s a video

4 February 2015 |We've been debating publishing this video for weeks. Now, as imaginary armed men pound on the fictional doors of Joystiq's nonexistent office, we have precious little time to debate any further. So here it is, a video of Satoru ...

Off the Grid: The Witcher Adventure Game and Star Wars Imperial Assault

4 February 2015 |Like most sci-fi shows on Fox, Off the Grid is getting canceled (we're all saying goodbye, actually). In this series finale of the board and card game series I had hoped to evolve over time, we're keeping our spirits high with a ...

Joystiq Photo Album

4 February 2015 |Like all good photo albums, our look back at ten years of Joystiq is a hot mess of nostalgia, out-of-focus shots, and GIFs (you've been warned). Now, gather round and mind the edges. >>Joystiq Photo Album...

There is No End

4 February 2015 |Joystiq will not grow to be much older than ten years. That's a massive expenditure of time, if only to receive an unfinished creation in return. I, and my best friends in the world, leave Joystiq unfinished. We leave it as it was ...

Joystiq Presents: Team spirit

4 February 2015 |In this episode, Mike Suszek (@mikesuszek) chats with News Content Director Alexander Sliwinski (@Sliwinski) about Team JOY and Team Joystiq. He also discusses the "Internet dating" side of working in the industry. Listen to the ...

Joystiq Presents: Can’t stop

4 February 2015 |In this episode, Mike Suszek (@mikesuszek) takes his turn in the hot seat as he tells Features Content Director Xav de Matos (@Xav) about the rant that landed him the job of his dreams. He also talks about barely surviving his ...

Joystiq Presents: Close project

4 February 2015 |Mike Suszek (@mikesuszek) talks with Joystiq's Editor in Chief Ludwig Kietzmann (@LudwigK) about the site's history as well as a newfound opportunity to grow. Listen to the MP3 Listen to other Joystiq Presents episodes....

Games of a Lifetime: Alexander’s picks

4 February 2015 |After more than ten years devoted to video games and the people who make them, Joystiq is closing its doors. We won't be reporting on the best games of 2015, so join us for one last hurrah as the Joystiq family reveals their Games ...

Joystiq Streams: Once more, with feeling

4 February 2015 |Ladies and gentlemen it's time/for all the good that's in you to shine/for all the lights to lose their shade/for all the hate that's in you to fade. Ladies and gentlemen it's time/for the maracas and the ...

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Video Game Cheaters Outed By Logic Bombs

3 February 2016 |Lirodon writes: A Reddit user decided to tackle the issue of cheaters within Valve's multiplayer shooter Counter Strike: Global Offensive in their own unique way: by luring them towards fake "multihacks" that promised a motherlode ...

Computer Beats Go Champion

28 January 2016 |Koreantoast writes: Go (weiqi), the ancient Chinese board game, has long been held up as one of the more difficult, unconquered challenges facing AI scientists... until now. Google DeepMind researchers, led by David Silver and ...

To Solve a Rubik’s Cube In 1 Second, It Takes a Robot

25 January 2016 |The Next Web features a quick look at an eyebrow-raisingly fast Rubik's Cube-solving robot, created by developers Jay Flatland and Paul Rose. How fast? The robot can solve a scrambled cube in one second (as long as you're willing ...

Finally Calculated: All the Legal Positions In a 19x19 Game of Go

25 January 2016 |Reader John Tromp points to an explanation posted at GitHub of a computational challenge Tromp coordinated that makes a nice companion to the recent discovery of a 22 million-digit Mersenne prime. A distributed effort using pooled ...

Game Historian: Gygax Swiped Fantasy Rules From a Forgotten 1970 Wargame

22 January 2016 |An anonymous reader writes: According to game historian Jon Peterson, Gary Gygax's Chainmail fantasy wargame (which became the basis for Dave Arneson's Blackmoor and later Dungeons & Dragons) borrowed heavily from an earlier ...

How OpenGL Graphics Card Performance Has Evolved Over 10 Years

20 January 2016 |An anonymous reader writes: A new report at Phoronix looks at the OpenGL performance of 27 graphics cards from the GeForce 8 through GeForce 900 series. Various Ubuntu OpenGL games were tested on these graphics cards dating back to ...

Microsoft To Release Educational Version of Minecraft

20 January 2016 |An anonymous reader writes: Microsoft has announced that it will release an educational version of the Minecraft video game after acquiring the minecraft.edu domain and IP. The classroom version of Minecraft will be offered to ...

John Romero Creates New Doom Level

18 January 2016 |jones_supa writes: Legendary game developer John Romero took to Twitter to spread the word that he has made a comeback to the world of Doom by designing an all new level. Romero's return to the game that jumpstarted his career in ...

Nvidia GPUs Can Leak Data From Google Chrome’s Incognito Mode

12 January 2016 |An anonymous reader writes: Nvidia GPUs don't clear out memory that was previously allocated, and neither does Chrome before releasing memory back to the shared memory pool. When a user recently fired up Diablo 3 several hours ...

Pirates Finding It Harder To Crack New PC Games

8 January 2016 |schnell writes: Engadget reports that a few recent top-tier video game releases using updated DRM technology have gone uncracked for more than a month and left DRM hackers stymied thus far. The games FIFA 16 and Just Cause 3, using ...

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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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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

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Change is coming to Cantha

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