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The making of steampunk gamer’s delight, Dishonored.

September 7, 2012 | By | Reply More
The making of steampunk gamer’s delight, Dishonored.

There’s a making of documentary just hit the view-tubes that goes behind the scenes of the fab-looking upcoming computer game, Dishonoured. So far, all we’ve had are the trailers for this game, so it’s nice to see some flesh put on the bones of the Victorian world. It could almost be the Kingdom of Jackals’ […]

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Wipe(r) a Viper!

September 7, 2012 | By | Reply More
Wipe(r) a Viper!

Are you readers out there in online land suffering the same level of withdrawal from the end of the rebooted Battlestar Galactica TV series that I am? If you are, then this game might just prove the cure for your ills. It’s a fan-created computer game for would-be viper pilots to mount up inside the […]

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RTS goes steampunk, with Clockwork Empires.

August 28, 2012 | By | Reply More
RTS goes steampunk, with Clockwork Empires.

Gaslamp Games, best know for their Dungeons of Dredmor game, are soon to launch their new steampunked PC strategy game, Clockwork Empires (for Windows, OS X, and Linux). If you like SimCity and Anno, this sounds a little like them, but with added steam and cogs. It look quite interesting at first glance . Here’s […]

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Arcane Empires.

August 26, 2012 | By | Reply More
Arcane Empires.

If you are a fan of the Command and Conquer-style strategy game, you like steampunk, and have an android or iPhone/iPad device, then Arcane Empires is looking like the game you might just be searching for. This one has airships, steam-driven robot fighting vehicles and mechanical elephants and a variety of other tools to use […]

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PS2 on a PC?

August 7, 2012 | By | Reply More
PS2 on a PC?

Another strike for the classics. In this case, PS2 emulation for a PC for all you old-time playstation fans who have been missing those great playstation games like Kingdom Hearts 2 – Final Mix, Silent Hill 3 and Okami. As well as a PC to run the emulation software, you will need an original Playstation […]

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Rush Limbaugh loves Dungeons and Dragons?

August 3, 2012 | By | Reply More
Rush Limbaugh loves Dungeons and Dragons?

US politico Rush Limbaugh obviously was a 12th Level Mage in his youth, as his latest attack newsletter (left) shows an image from the D&D Monster Manual II (right). If only there was a Finance Spell (Advanced) that could sort out the world economy, eh. Vapourise Investment Bankers Fireball, perhaps? Source: Robot Viking.

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Ex-Wizards of the Coast founder sets up rival firm.

August 2, 2012 | By | Reply More
Ex-Wizards of the Coast founder sets up rival firm.

Peter D. Adkison, previously CEO of Wizards of the Coast, is striking out to set up for himself. The name of his new venture is Hostile Work Environment. “I couldn’t be more excited about Hostile Work Environment! Roleplaying games are my passion and through my new company, I’m creating ways for people to experience RPGs […]

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Buy a zombie game for your kid? Go to jail!

July 31, 2012 | By | 1 Reply More
Buy a zombie game for your kid? Go to jail!

What is this in the UK, the Video Recordings (Labelling) Regulations 2012 have just come into force today? We’ll save you the preamble through the turgid and almost unintelligible preamble of legal-speak and cut to the chase. 1 – if the Video Standards Council don’t give your game a rating, then attempting to sell it […]

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