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13.6 million Skyrim mods have been downloaded through Steam

If there were ever any doubt that PC users love the hell out of mods, hopefully the statistics from Skyrim’s various modding outlets will bury them … and then salt the earth to make sure such terrible doubts never arise again.

By John Robertson | 3 May 2012 | Comments Off on 13.6 million Skyrim mods have been downloaded through Steam

Two million Skyrim mods downloaded

Since the Skyrim Creation Kit launched, PC gamers have been getting busy by  tapping into their creative talents. 
According to Bethesda, over two million Skyrim mods were downloaded from the Steam Workshop in three days, and there are now 2500 Skyrim mods that have been published by the community, so there’s plenty of content to get stuck into.

By Paul Younger | 14 Feb 2012 | Comments Off on Two million Skyrim mods downloaded

Max Schaefer talks RMT, DRM and Mods

If you’ve been following the news here on IncGamers.com or Diablo: IncGamers, then you’ll know that Blizzard dropped a bit of a bombshell last week announcing their Real Money Auction system, always on connectivity and the lack of any modding.

By Paul Younger | 10 Aug 2011 | Comments Off on Max Schaefer talks RMT, DRM and Mods

Notch reveals plans for Minecraft mods

There are already Minecraft mods, of course, but these plans involve a full source code release.

By Paul Younger | 26 Apr 2011 | Comments Off on Notch reveals plans for Minecraft mods

Bethesda would ‘like to see’ Skyrim mods on consoles

Although it won’t happen on release, Bethesda have acknowledged that they want to try to bring modded content to the console versions of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.

By Paul Younger | 19 Apr 2011 | Comments Off on Bethesda would ‘like to see’ Skyrim mods on consoles

Extent of Weapon Mods in Blacklight: Tango Down Revealed

Ignition Entertainment has revealed some more details on the expansive range of weaponry that will be available to gamers in their upcoming first-person shooter Blacklight: Tango Down.

By Paul Younger | 12 May 2010 | Comments Off on Extent of Weapon Mods in Blacklight: Tango Down Revealed

Valve Hopes To Sell PC Mods On Xbox LIVE

Valve has said it would like to offer PC Mods on Xbox LIVE for upcoming Left4Dead 2, passing on the money to the creators of the mods.Speaking to OXM, the company said it was trying to figure out ways in which to get the PC mods, made with the free authoring tools on the PC, ported and distributed on the 360.”[O[ne of the things I’d like to do is to allow these modules that are being released on PC to somehow integrate with Microsoft’s system,” said Valves Yasser Mailaka.The idea is to sell the content on Xbox LIVE, Valve won’t be able to give the mods away because “Xbox LIVE isn’t set up like that,” but I don’t think any potential buyers would begrudge the original developer getting their money for the extra content.

By Paul Younger | 14 Sep 2009 | Comments Off on Valve Hopes To Sell PC Mods On Xbox LIVE

WoW Mods Not On BattleNet Marketplace

In an interview with IncGamers earlier today, Blizzard co-founder commented that it seems unlikely that WoW mods will be available via the new Battle.Net 2.0 Marketplace.

By Paul Younger | 23 Aug 2009 | Comments Off on WoW Mods Not On BattleNet Marketplace

Hot Mods 20/03: Hot Horror

Horror is a powerful and polarising genre, whether we’re talking about games, movies, books or mods.

By Paul Younger | 20 Mar 2009 | Comments Off on Hot Mods 20/03: Hot Horror

Hot Mods: Mods at the Movies

It’s games that keep us entertained through the winter, but now the snows are finally subsiding, we can feel the movie season fast approaching.

By Paul Younger | 13 Mar 2009 | Comments Off on Hot Mods: Mods at the Movies

Hot Mods: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas

Here’s a controversial way to kick off an article. I reckon Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas is better than its over hyped sequel, GTA IV.

By Paul Younger | 6 Mar 2009 | Comments Off on Hot Mods: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas

Hot Mods 30/01: ArmA

Despite a decent critical reaction to the realistic armed conflict gameplay, Armed Assault hasn’t done much to endear itself to dedicated players.

By Paul Younger | 30 Jan 2009 | Comments Off on Hot Mods 30/01: ArmA

WWE 2K15 flexes and poses through a PC launch trailer

Five months or so after the release of the console versions, the PC now has its own glitzy version of WWE 2K15.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Apr 2015 | 0

GTA 5 FOV mod bans happening? Players are confused

One of the first GTA 5 mods to release allowed players to tweak the FOV and there’s confusion as to whether it’s an offense to use it.

By Paul Younger | 29 Apr 2015 | 4

IncGamers PC Gaming Podcast #211

This week on the IncGamers Podcast, Tim, Paul and myself discuss the last few turbulent days in the Skyrim modding scene.

By Peter Parrish | 28 Apr 2015 | 2

Cities: Skylines CityCopter mod now lets you fly a chopper

Get to the chopper! You really can get to the chopper in Cties: Skylines thanks to this new mod.

By Paul Younger | 26 Apr 2015 | 0

Skyrim’s ‘Art of the Catch’ mod highlights major flaws in Valve’s system

If you need a case study in the chaos Valve has unleashed on the Skyrim modding scene with its new payment system, ‘Art of the Catch’ by users Chesko and Aqqh is a prime example.

By Peter Parrish | 24 Apr 2015 | 3

Steam Workshop paid mod backlash begins: should modders be compensated?

Skyrim modders can now make cash from their creations, but not everyone is happy about it.

By Paul Younger | 24 Apr 2015 | 8