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Nordic Games distributing Shadowrun Online in Q2 2015

Nordic Games are teaming up with Cliffhanger Productions to take Shadowrun Online out of the shadows later this year.

By Tim McDonald | 26 Feb 2015 | Comments Off

Red Faction Guerrilla gets Steam Edition and big update

Games for Windows Live now removed and there’s a few extras for good measure.

By Paul Younger | 3 Dec 2014 | 1

GOG adds new pricing scheme, loses 35 games from catalogue

GOG has announced that it’s offering a last chance sale on 35 games in the company’s digital catalogue, as they will no longer be available after 2 September.

By Peter Parrish | 1 Sep 2014 | Comments Off

Book of Unwritten Tales 2 hits Kickstarter goal with 38 days to go

Well, that took awhile. KING Art Games’ sequel to The Book of Unwritten Tales – cleverly called The Book of Unwritten Tales 2 – has just passed its $65,000 Kickstarter goal, with a mere 900-odd hours to spare.

By Tim McDonald | 12 Feb 2014 | Comments Off

The Book of Unwritten Tales 2 being Kickstarted

KING Art Games and Nordic Games have launched a Kickstarter for The Book of Unwritten Tales 2 – sort of.

By Tim McDonald | 11 Feb 2014 | 2

Double Fine reacquires Stacking and Costume Quest rights

Double Fine and Nordic Games have announced that the former has reacquired the publishing and distribution rights to both Costume Quest and Stacking, and that the pair have partnered up for retail releases of both games – and Psychonauts – in 2014.

By Tim McDonald | 26 Nov 2013 | Comments Off

Deadfall Adventures Review

Deadfall Adventures bills itself as an homage to the pulp action-adventure stories found in the magazines of the 1920s to 1950s.

By Peter Parrish | 13 Nov 2013 | Comments Off

Sand, ho! Deadfall Adventures video takes to the Sahara

Nordic Games has released the first of three location-themed gameplay trailers for Deadfall Adventures, featuring some jolly jaunts through the tombs of Egypt.

By Peter Parrish | 7 Nov 2013 | Comments Off

Deadfall Adventures trailer shows planes, temples, explosions

The Farm 51 and Nordic Games have released a cinematic CGI trailer for their forthcoming first-person Indy-‘em-up, Deadfall Adventures.

By Tim McDonald | 27 Sep 2013 | Comments Off

Deadfall Adventures Preview

Deadfall Adventures is looking like a bit of a romp. Inspired by the early 20th Century fascination with the notion of ancient, lost civilisations having access to powerful artifacts and technology, The Farm 51 have crammed decades of The Land That Time Forgot-style literature and pulp magazine adventures into just one man: James Lee Quatermain.

By Peter Parrish | 19 Aug 2013 | 1

Gothic painkillers: Nordic Games sale this weekend at ShinyLoot

In the land of PC, the summer sales season never ends.

By Peter Parrish | 27 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Golden: Nordic Games picks up Desperados and Silver

Not content with grabbing titles like Darksiders and Red Faction from THQ, Nordic Games has expanded its list of titles further by buying Desperados and Silver from Atari.

By Tim McDonald | 24 Jun 2013 | Comments Off

Deadfall Adventures tumbling onto PC in September

The Farm 51’s FPS/puzzle/action adventure game, Deadfall Adventures, is due to explore your PCs on 27 September.

By Tim McDonald | 12 Jun 2013 | Comments Off

Nordic Games picks up Darksiders, Red Faction and Supreme Commander IPs

More news regarding former THQ licenses has emerged today, in the form of Swedish-based publisher Nordic Games picking up the rights to Darksiders, Red Faction, Supreme Commander and more.

By Peter Parrish | 22 Apr 2013 | 1

The Book of Unwritten Tales: The Critter Chronicles review

Back in the dark days of history – well, okay, 2011 – a comic-fantasy point-and-click adventure called The Book of Unwritten Tales was translated from German into English and released to near-universal acclaim.

By Tim McDonald | 18 Dec 2012 | Comments Off

Painkiller Hell & Damnation [Review] – Clearing heads

I could say that Painkiller Hell & Damnation is a nuanced, clever, and witty game, with a surprising amount of heart.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Oct 2012 | Comments Off