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Ultima mentioned in Post Bethesda E3 Showcase Show

Ultima mentioned in Post Bethesda E3 Showcase Show

Last Night, Bethesda rocked the gaming world with news about the new Doom and Fallout 4. I was a very happy gamer.  They a continued to prove their support of the modding community and...

Larian Studios Has a Surprise for E3

Larian Studios Has a Surprise for E3

So it would seem that Larian Studios have a surprise that they want to reveal at E3…which may or may not be related to the deal they’ve struck with Focus Home Interactive to produce...

Is the MMORPG Going Extinct?

Is the MMORPG Going Extinct?

TechRadar seems uncertain about the state of MMORPGs today, citing the rise of the free-to-play model and the proliferation of clones and sequels (that is: a lack of real originality) as factors which may...

Will We See Mass Effect 4 By April of 2016?

Will We See Mass Effect 4 By April of 2016?

EA recently released their predictions for their 2016 fiscal year, and based thereupon some people are speculating that we might see Mass Effect 4 by or before April of 2016. (Ian “Tiberius” Frazier, the...

So Here’s the Map for The Witcher 3

So Here’s the Map for The Witcher 3

GameStop is evidently the source for this; they released an image of it to boost interest in pre-orders of the Collector’s Edition of the game. At first glance, it does indeed look like the...

Apparently GOG Galaxy Alpha Sign-Ups Are Open

Apparently GOG Galaxy Alpha Sign-Ups Are Open

Sergorn Dragon discovered the alpha sign-up form for GOG’s Galaxy client quite by accident. The main Galaxy page at GOG offers no indication that sign-ups are being accepted, but the form quite happily accepted...

And Now You Can Pre-Order Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

And Now You Can Pre-Order Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Well, that didn’t take long: “Mankind Divided is in development for PS4, Xbox One and PC, and it doesn’t have an official release date. Yes, you can pre-order a game that was revealed, without...

Title and Screenshots of the New Deus Ex Game, Mankind Divided, Leaked

Title and Screenshots of the New Deus Ex Game, Mankind Divided, Leaked

A Russian website let slip some details about the next Deus Ex game, which Square Enix has been teasing us about for a while now. It’s evidently called Mankind Divided, will still feature Adam...

Lord British Presents: A Zero-Gee Cocktail Glass

Lord British Presents: A Zero-Gee Cocktail Glass

Okay, so technically this woefully-underfunded effort to create a cocktail glass that will work in zero-gee isn’t a Lord British project by name. That said, Richard Garriott is one of the advisers listed on...

The Dig, LOOM, and More LucasArts Classics Released on GOG

The Dig, LOOM, and More LucasArts Classics Released on GOG

GOG have, as of this morning, added a bunch more LucasArts games to their catalogue, including The Dig and LOOM. Just thought you all might want to know.

Sword Coast Legends: Twitch Stream Tomorrow

Sword Coast Legends: Twitch Stream Tomorrow

I’ve mentioned Sword Coast Legends a couple of times on the site; it looks neat, in that “this could be the next Neverwinter Nights!” kind of way. And there will evidently be a live...

Big Huge Games is Back (Sort Of) and Hiring

Big Huge Games is Back (Sort Of) and Hiring

While I’m admittedly happy to see that Big Huge Games has been resurrected, that happiness is tempered somewhat by the fact that they’re making mobile games. Not that DomiNations is a bad game; I...

Pillars of Eternity Goes Gold

Pillars of Eternity Goes Gold

Blue’s News: Obsidian Entertainment and Paradox Interactive have announced that Pillars of Eternity has gone gold. We’ll all get to play it next week, barring some disaster.

Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning Commentary: “An Underrated Game”

Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning Commentary: “An Underrated Game”

Over at IM PLAYIN, there’s a short retrospective of Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning. It enumerates some of the game’s flaws, but also touches on a number of its triumphs, on systems within it that...