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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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Galactic Civilizations III Beta Adds New Race, Updates

Galactic Civilizations III Beta Adds New Race, Updates Stardock Games released the third beta update for it’s genre-defining 4x game, Galactic Civilizations III. The update brings new content to the beta release of the game, bringing much more depth to players. The beat is currently available on Steam Early Access, and is at available for the duration of...
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Kalypso Media Releases Game World Trailer for Grand Ages: Medieval

Kalypso Media Releases Game World Trailer for Grand Ages: Medieval Kalypso Media has released a new trailer for their upcoming RTS title, Grand Ages: Medieval, today. The trailer is a look into an impressively large world, showcasing some of the terrain and natural disasters which can occur in-game. The in-game world looks beautiful, even in it’s early alpha status....
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Disgaea 5’s leading character Killia introduced in new trailer

Disgaea 5’s leading character Killia introduced in new trailer Today Nippon Ichi Software released the first in what will be a series of videos introducing us to the main characters in Disgaea 5 and they have kicked things off with the main protagonist, Killia. Killia is a Dragonewt demon who is seeking revenge against Void Dark, the strongest and evilest demon...
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Devil Survivor 2 Record Breaker Delayed to 2015

Devil Survivor 2 Record Breaker Delayed to 2015 Atlus has announced that Devil Survivor 2: Record Breaker has been delayed yet again. The game, originally titled Devil Survivor 2: Break Record, has now been pushed back to 2015. The portable title was supposed to originally see a 2013 release, then a late 2014 release.  Atlus has not stated exactly when...
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Mordheim: City of the Damned Early Access Enters Phase Two

Mordheim: City of the Damned Early Access Enters Phase Two Rogue Factor released a major content patch for their strategy RPG game Mordheim: City of the Damned. The content update introduces The Sisters of Sigmar, who are joining The Mercenaries of the Empire and The Skaven of Clan Eshin as playable factions. The Cult of the Possessed will be the next faction to...
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Heroes of Might & Magic III to have HD Re-release

Heroes of Might & Magic III to have HD Re-release Ubisoft has announced that they will be re-releasing Heroes of Might & Magic III: The Restoration of Erathia in HD. The turn-based strategy game will be returning not only to PC, but making it’s first appearance on Android and iOS platforms. Heroes of Might & Magic has had several popular...
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The Banner Saga 2 Coming to PC, Xbox One, PS4

The Banner Saga 2 Coming to PC, Xbox One, PS4 Following their announcement at The Game Awards, Stoic has announced that The Banner Saga 2 will be coming not only to PC, but to the Xbox One and the PlayStation 4. Stoic has also stated that the game will be released sometime in early 2015 for PC and consoles. There has also been confirmation that the...
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Free Games from EA to Celebreate 20 Years of PlayStation

Free Games from EA to Celebreate 20 Years of PlayStation FREE GAMES! EA might be on it’s way to changing it’s reputation from worst game company, especially if it keeps up offers like this. To celebrate the 20 years of the Sony PlayStation and the PlayStation Experience event currently happening in Las Vegas, one of Sony’s biggest backer EA...
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The Banner Saga 2 announced with teaser trailer

The Banner Saga 2 announced with teaser trailer Those of you who are waiting to see what will happen next in The Banner Saga trilogy will be happy to hear that today during The Game Awards in Las Vegas Stoic Stuidos revealed that they are working on The Banner Saga 2. Unfortunately outside of this announcement, we know little about the actual title other...
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