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Assassin’s Creed: Rogue Review

Depending on the number of spin-off titles and mobile distractions you include in the count, Assassin’s Creed: Rogue is somewhere between the seventh and twenty-fifth Assassin’s Creed game.

By Peter Parrish | 13 Mar 2015 | 5

Sid Meier’s Starships Review

Grand Bastard’s log, Earthdate 11 March, 2015:
The Eternal Kingdom was really pissing me off.

By Tim McDonald | 13 Mar 2015 | 2

Essential Cities Skylines Mods You Need

Cities Skylines has been out for a couple of days and these are the best mods created so far.

By Paul Younger | 12 Mar 2015 | Comments Off

War for the Overworld Interview with Subterranean Games

Thanks to the marvellous work of one of everyone’s favourite publishers, Electronic Arts, the name Dungeon Keeper now brings with it both cherished memories of a great dungeon builder from long long ago, and also hideous nightmares of a more recent nature.

By Rich Nolan | 12 Mar 2015 | 1

Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number Review

Warning: This review spoils a few gameplay elements from the final levels of the original game.

By Tim McDonald | 11 Mar 2015 | 2

Cities: Skylines Review

What happened to quality city builders? SimCity was king of the genre, until Maxis (perhaps under duress from EA) decided to change the formula a couple of years ago, resulting in the fifth major SimCity being a thoroughly mediocre experience.

By Paul Younger | 10 Mar 2015 | 10

Assassin’s Creed: Rogue PC Port Impressions

Hold on to your tri-cornered hats, people; Assassin’s Creed: Rogue actually has a great PC version.

By Peter Parrish | 9 Mar 2015 | 22

How to import real world maps into Cities Skylines easily

City Skylines comes with a few pre-made maps but you can now easily import any location on the planet.

By Paul Younger | 7 Mar 2015 | 2

Pillars of Eternity releases dragon images and lore

Obsidian’s Kickstarted RPG Pillars of Eternity will be released later this month, and it will most assuredly contain an unspecified number of dragons.

By Peter Parrish | 6 Mar 2015 | Comments Off

Europa Universalis IV El Dorado DLC Review

This fifth expansion for the indomitable Europa Universalis IV is a dangerous one for those of us who are easily paralysed by indecision.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Mar 2015 | Comments Off

Stardock announces two RTSes: Servo, and Ashes of the Singularity

Stardock has announced a pair of new RTS games with entirely opposite gameplay styles: Servo, and Ashes of the Singularity.

By Tim McDonald | 5 Mar 2015 | 1

Dwarf Fortress Interview with Tarn ‘Toady’ Adams

How you even begin to introduce an interview on Dwarf Fortress is a complete mystery to me, as will become quite apparent in the next few seconds.

By Rich Nolan | 4 Mar 2015 | 10

Standardising Release Dates: What Games Can Learn from Music

It seems almost unreal to be writing this sentence, but last week the music industry became more progressive about global release dates than games.

By Peter Parrish | 2 Mar 2015 | 1

Dragon Ball Xenoverse PC Port Impressions

I am possibly the worst person possible to look at Dragon Ball Xenoverse.

By Tim McDonald | 1 Mar 2015 | 2

StarDrive 2 Preview

I write this introduction from amidst the ashes of my StarDrive 2 empire.

By Peter Parrish | 27 Feb 2015 | 3

Mortal Kombat X has a story, and this trailer proves it

Story appears to be a rather important part of Mortal Kombat X, if this trailer is any indication.

By Tim McDonald | 27 Feb 2015 | Comments Off

Elite: Dangerous talks Wing Beacons in beta 1.2 update

For one brief and beautiful moment I thought this update was about “wing bacon” in Elite: Dangerous, but beacons sound good too.

By Peter Parrish | 26 Feb 2015 | 3

Stardrive 2 feature complete, warping to you in April

Zero Sum Games have announced that Stardrive 2 will be boldly going to your hard drives in April.

By Tim McDonald | 26 Feb 2015 | Comments Off