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Oriental Empires is a 4x from former Total War devs

We all know Iceberg Interactive love signing promising 4x games (Endless Legend, Star Drive 2 and so on,) and you can now add the ancient China-based Oriental Empires to that list.

By Peter Parrish | 17 Apr 2015 | 0

Star Ruler 2 out in two weeks, has a 4X-y trailer

As the headline implies (well, outright states), Star Ruler 2 is taking to space in a fortnight, and there’s a new trailer to celebrate.

By Tim McDonald | 10 Mar 2015 | 1

Star Lords is the latest attempt to claim the 4x crown

Another year, another 4x space game to look at and wonder “will this be anywhere near as good as Master of Orion II?” Expectations have been dashed so many times before that it’s tempting to slip into cynicism; though that would be unfair, since Star Lords hasn’t exactly shown its hand yet.

By Peter Parrish | 19 Nov 2013 | Comments Off on Star Lords is the latest attempt to claim the 4x crown

The x stands for fantasy: Amplitude announces 4x title Endless Legend

Amplitude Studios, know for their Endless Space title and lovely interfaces, has announced a fantasy-based 4x follow-up by the name of Endless Legend.

By Peter Parrish | 21 Aug 2013 | Comments Off on The x stands for fantasy: Amplitude announces 4x title Endless Legend

Iceberg Interactive signs another 4x space title: Star Lords

In their ongoing quest to sign up every 4x space strategy title in development, Iceberg Interactive has snapped up Star Lords.

By Peter Parrish | 12 Aug 2013 | Comments Off on Iceberg Interactive signs another 4x space title: Star Lords

Save the 4x space owls: StarDrive to launch on 26 April

Iceberg Interactive and Zero Sum Games have settled on a release date of 26 April for 4x title StarDrive, which will launch on Steam with a 10% discount.

By Peter Parrish | 18 Apr 2013 | Comments Off on Save the 4x space owls: StarDrive to launch on 26 April

Assassin’s Creed Chronicles: China Review

Despite all the hiding inside crowds and skulking about, Assassin’s Creed has only ever been tangentially about stealth.

By Peter Parrish | 24 Apr 2015 | 0

Just Cause 3 gameplay trailer coming next week

Today, in barely-counts-as-news news, Square Enix have revealed that the first gameplay trailer of Just Cause 3 will hit next week.

By Tim McDonald | 24 Apr 2015 | 0

Mortal Kombat X Review

Be glad: the first draft of this review was a script for a short play in which I met Mortal Kombat X, a wonderful, lovely, witty person – more erudite than initial impressions might lead you to suspect – with a nasty habit of cracking me in the bollocks.

By Tim McDonald | 23 Apr 2015 | 2

Elite: Dangerous outlines Powerplay’s galactic power structure

After teasing it for the past couple of weeks, Frontier has now outlined the meaty chunks at the heart of its forthcoming Elite: Dangerous ‘Powerplay’ update.

By Peter Parrish | 23 Apr 2015 | 0

Galactic Civilizations 3 gets a release date

Stardock gets ready to launch its 4X strategy title next month.

By Paul Younger | 22 Apr 2015 | 0

Killing Floor 2 Early Access preview

I don’t really get excited for games much anymore. When I was younger, I’d pore over screenshots and adverts in magazines, and re-read previews over and over, and dream of the moment when I’d be able to play Man Blaster 3 or Kitten Jumper or whatever.

By Tim McDonald | 21 Apr 2015 | 0

Offworld Trading Company Interview with Soren Johnson

There’s a certain kind of game that’s so compelling and demands such a great amount of time that, on reflection, we’re faced with the paradox of both celebrating how enjoyable it was, and lamenting the hundreds of lost hours which were cruelly stolen from us.

By Rich Nolan | 20 Apr 2015 | 2

Elite: Dangerous Powerplay update to bring mining changes

The “main” announcement about what Elite: Dangerous’ upcoming ‘Powerplay’ update will contain is still one week away, but the latest details to be released concern changes to mining.

By Peter Parrish | 17 Apr 2015 | 0

GTA 5 Director Mode – Beginner’s Guide to Filmmaking

This step-by-step approach to capturing and editing clips in GTA 5’s versatile Director Mode won’t turn you into an immediate auteur, but it should get you familiar with the tools available in the game.

By Peter Parrish | 17 Apr 2015 | 2

Star Wars: Battlefront reveal incoming and here’s a teaser video

It’s been a busy Star Wars day with the release of the new Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer; and there are a few Battlefront teasers too.

By Paul Younger | 17 Apr 2015 | 0

Mortal Kombat X PC Port Impressions

Before we begin, here. There you are. Your ears are now prepared.

By Tim McDonald | 15 Apr 2015 | 4

GTA 5 PC Port Impressions

Tim (McDonald): It finally happened, everyone! Grand Theft Auto 5 appeared on PC!

By Tim McDonald | 14 Apr 2015 | 4