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Firaxis Games Announces New Title, Sid Meier’s Starships

Firaxis Games Announces New Title, Sid Meier’s Starships Firaxis Games and 2K Games have announced a new turn-based strategy games set in the popular Civilization universe titled Sid Meier’s Starships. The title is to be released for Mac, PC, and iPad, as a tactical turn-based space-combat strategy game. Sid Meier’s Starships will allow players to...
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The Aftermath of the Fate Reforged Prerelease

The Aftermath of the Fate Reforged Prerelease Let me tell you about the prerelease for Fate Reforged, the excitement and storm of magic players battling with dragons, all determined to prove their clan is destined for greatness. The most popular choices for the latest Khans of Tarkir expansion this weekend, were Jeskai and Abzan – however, I...
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Disgaea 5’s Seraphine introduced in latest trailer

Disgaea 5’s Seraphine introduced in latest trailer While we have been introduced to Disgaea 5: Alliance of Vengeance’s main hero Killia as well as the big bad Void Dark, Nippon Ichi Software hasn’t had much to say about the rest of the characters. Well that changed recently when they released a new trailer for Disgaea 5 focusing on the...
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Warhammer 40k based RTS Battlefleet Gothic: Armada Announced

Warhammer 40k based RTS Battlefleet Gothic: Armada Announced Following hot on the heels of the Total War: Warhammer announcement, another strategy game based on a Games Workshop brand was unveiled today. Based on the popular Warhammer 40,000 universe, Battlefleet Gothic: Armada is an RTS title for PC involving epic space battles between the Imperial, Chaos,...
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Total War: Attila Spotlight Trailer Released

Total War: Attila Spotlight Trailer Released Sega & Creative Assembly have released a spotlight trailer showing off some of the new mechanics for the next Total War game. Total War: Attilla takes place after the generally accepted fall of Rome, focusing of hordes, the Goths, and the Huns. This title will essentially follow the end period of Total...
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Satellite Reign Preview

Satellite Reign Preview Satellite Reign Developer: 5 Lives Studios Platform: PC, Mac, Linux Release Date: 11th of December, 2014 Price: $29.99 USD – available here Syndicate is an old PC classic in which you played an evil megacorporation in a cyberpunk setting, fighting to take control of the world with the liberal use of...
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Marth and other Fire Emblem Alumni Join Code Name: S.T.E.A.M. through Amiibo

Marth and other Fire Emblem Alumni Join Code Name: S.T.E.A.M. through Amiibo Do you have one of those lovely Amiibos of Marth? Well, if you do, plan on picking up Code Name: S.T.E.A.M. for the Nintendo 3DS, as Marth and all of the other Fire Emblem figures will be able to to utilized within the game, allowing you to play as whatever Amiibo you scan in. As already announced, this...
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New Fire Emblem Announced for the Nintendo 3DS

New Fire Emblem Announced for the Nintendo 3DS Today during their first Nintendo Direct of 2015, Nintendo President Satoru Iwata announced that a brand new Fire Emblem game is in the works for the Nintendo 3DS. While the title does not have an exact name at the moment, it is being developed by Intelligent Systems and will have character designs handled...
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Grey Goo To Bring Back Old-School RTS Feel

Grey Goo To Bring Back Old-School RTS Feel Grey Goo is a new “old-school” RTS set to release later this month from independent studio Petroglyph Games. The title features three factions, two of which are rather standard human and alien type races. What sets Grey Goo aside from the pack is it’s third faction, the eponymous...
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Fate Reforged Prerelease This Weekend

Fate Reforged Prerelease This Weekend The long-awaited Fate Reforged, is set to surface at the prerelease tournament this weekend from January 17-18. Magic the Gathering players are invited to take part in the war-torn history of Tarkir, where five clans (Abzan, Mardu, Jeskai, Sultai and Temur) clash with the mighty dragons of the past. Fate...
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Satellite Reign Interview with Chris Conte and Dean Ferguson

Satellite Reign Interview with Chris Conte and Dean Ferguson Satellite Reign is a new indie, strategy game by 5 Lives Studios which aims to be the spiritual successor to the old (and much loved) Syndicate franchise. I recently scoped out Satellite Reign as a title to look out for in the new year for all the high-tech/low-lives amongst you. As luck would have it,...
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Bladestorm: Nightmare Receives Delayed Release

Bladestorm: Nightmare Receives Delayed Release Koei Tecmo has announced the the upcoming remake Bladestorm: Nightmare is to receive a slight delay. The title was originally supposed to have a March 03/06 release date (for North American and Europe, respectively), but will now be release March 17/20. This came with a few other announcements for the...
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Disgaea 5: Alliance of Vengeance opening movie released

Disgaea 5: Alliance of Vengeance opening movie released In a few months Disgaea 5: Alliance of Vengeance will be released in Japan by Nippon Ichi Software and today the company released the opening movie for the game and you can check it out below. While the video’s style will be familiar to most longtime Disgaea fans, the music this time around feels...
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Primal Clash Expansion Announced for Pokemon TCG

Primal Clash Expansion Announced for Pokemon TCG The Pokemon Trading Card Game continues to deliver expansion packs and now the 63rd English (yes, 63rd) expansion has been announced. The new set from Nintendo is titled Primal Clash and if you are an avid Pokemon fan, you probably already can guess that the set will include both Primal Kyogre and Primal...
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Hyperdevotion Noire: Goddess Black Heart release date announced

Hyperdevotion Noire: Goddess Black Heart release date announced Today Idea Factory International announced that Hyperdevotion Noire: Goddess Black Heart will be released on the PlayStation Vita in North America on February 24th where it will be available both at retail stores and as a digital download and in Europe on February 27th at retail and March 4th digitally. To...
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Cyberpunk Games to Scope Out in 2015

Cyberpunk Games to Scope Out in 2015 “Cyberpunk is what happens when you have a society that has the technology level of Star Trek… and is led by the likes of Gordon Gekko” The above is a simple definition of generic cyberpunk settings by a friend of mine. It’s short. It’s sweet. It’s full of references to pop culture. What’s not...
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Chain of Command to Release Early Access in 2015

Chain of Command to Release Early Access in 2015 BitBunch has announced that an early access version of Chain of Command, an upcoming WWII strategy game, is to be released in early 2015. The title will feature the major powers during the war. BitBunch is promising that the title will be a historically accurate RTS. This is a good trend to see, unlike...
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Disgaea 5: Alliance of Vengeance’s new trailer covers battles

Disgaea 5: Alliance of Vengeance’s new trailer covers battles Today a new trailer was released for Disgaea 5: Alliance of Vengeance and unlike past snippets, this one contains nearly six minutes of gameplay footage that focuses mostly on the combat aspect of the game and the various characters and techniques that we will be using once the game is released in Japan as...
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Habitat Preview

Habitat Preview Habitat Developer: 4gency Publisher: Versus Evil Platform: Linux, Mac, Windows Price: $14.99 USD – Available Here Habitat is a quirky physics based strategy game from 4gency and Versus Evil (The Banner Saga). The game is currently in Early Access alpha and was funded with the help of a Kickstarter...
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Etherium Deploys First Gameplay Trailer

Etherium Deploys First Gameplay Trailer Tindalos Interactive & Focus Home Interactive have released their first gameplay trailer for Etherium. The trailer for the new RTS show us very polished graphics, with the weather effects showing off the dynamic game engine. The GUI looks clean and well laid out, though stylized quite differently from...
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Mordheim: City of the Damned Preview

Mordheim: City of the Damned Preview Mordheim: City of the Damned Developer: Rogue Factor Publisher: Focus Home Interactive Platform: PC Release Date: 21st of November, 2014 Price: USD $31.99 – Available Here Allow me to be upfront with you: I loved the tabletop miniature version of Mordheim. Sure, some warbands were overpowered and...
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Sid Meier’s Civilization: Beyond Earth Review

Sid Meier’s Civilization: Beyond Earth Review Sid Meier’s Civilization: Beyond Earth Developer: Firaxis Games Publisher: 2K Games Platform: Linux, Mac, Windows (Reviewed) Release Date: 23 October 2014 Price: $49.99 USD – Available Here / $89.95 AUD – Available Here Overview Gamers have long bemoaned that Sid Meier’s Alpha Centauri never...
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Disgaea 5: Alliance of Vengeance’s antagonist Void Dark revealed

Disgaea 5: Alliance of Vengeance’s antagonist Void Dark revealed Just yesterday we learned that NIS America is planning on bringing Disgaea 5: Alliance of Vengeance over in Fall 2015 and today the official Japanese website for the game has went live with new details, artwork, and gameplay clips showing off some of the main bad guys in the game, including the man that...
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New Hyperdevotion Noire trailer and screenshots focus on battles

New Hyperdevotion Noire trailer and screenshots focus on battles Today Idea Factory International released a new gameplay trailer for Hyperdevotion Noire: Goddess Black Heart and this trailer happens to focus on the battle system of the strategy based RPG. As you can see in the video below, players will need to take advantage of the various unique stages and also work...
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Disgaea 5: Alliance of Vengeance announced for Western release

Disgaea 5: Alliance of Vengeance announced for Western release While we knew this was coming eventually, it is good to hear an official announcement. Today NIS America confirmed that they will be bringing Disgaea 5 to North America and Europe in Fall 2015 for the PlayStation 4 and they will be giving it a new name, as it will be called Disgaea 5: Alliance of Vengeance...
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Warhammer Quest Strategy Game Announced for Steam

Warhammer Quest Strategy Game Announced for Steam Independent developer Chilled Mouse has announced that, in conjunction with tabletop gaming juggernaut Games Workshop and Rodeo Games, Warhammer Quest will be coming to Steam. This announcement stated that the digital version of the famous board game will be available on PC, Mac, and Linux via Steam. The...
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