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Witcher developers seeking talent for new RPG

It look as if the developers of The Witcher and The Witcher 2 are gearing up to put together a brand new RPG from a fresh set of ideas.

By Paul Younger | 14 May 2012 | Comments Off

Realmforge goes Dark with vampire stealth RPG

When you announce a vampire-based game featuring stealthy gameplay and RPG-like special powers, most people’s minds are going to head towards Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines.

By Paul Younger | 11 May 2012 | Comments Off

Aoineko’s 3D RPG Kitaru launches Kickstarter

Aoineko Studios has just launched their Kickstarter project for their episodic 3D RPG Kitaru which will be available on iOS, Android, Mac, and PC.

By John Robertson | 20 Apr 2012 | Comments Off

Game of Thrones RPG features plenty of gruff British actors [Video]

They may be missing Sean Bean, but the Game of Thrones RPG by Cyanide at least looks to be stocking its voice acting booth with plenty of other gruff Britishers.

By John Robertson | 29 Mar 2012 | Comments Off

Sci-fi noir RPG Anachronox released on GoG

Anachronox is the oft-forgotten game from the Ion Storm trilogy (the other two being the memorable-but-for-different-reasons Deus Ex and Daikatana), but Tom Hall’s superb sci-fi noir RPG is an absolute treat.

By Paul Younger | 15 Mar 2012 | Comments Off

Warhorse RPG will use CryEngine 3

It may not even have a name yet, but the RPG being developed by new studio Warhorse will be powered by Crytek’s CryEngine 3 technology.

By Paul Younger | 9 Feb 2012 | Comments Off

Mass Effect 3 [Interview] – The personal RPG

Needless to say, a lot is expected from Mass Effect 3.

By Paul Younger | 8 Feb 2012 | Comments Off

Most anticipated MMORPG 2012 readers’ poll

Having wrapped up the most anticipated RPG 2012  poll over on our RPG site RPGReporter.com, in which Diablo 3 was a runaway winner, the poll is now online for the most anticipated MMORPG of 2012.

By John Robertson | 5 Feb 2012 | Comments Off

BioWare: Co-op in RPGs will not become more common in the future

In case you missed it, Mass Effect 3 comes packed with a multiplayer co-op component (read about it first-hand here) that is at once seperate from, but linked to, the game’s single player campaign.

By John Robertson | 2 Feb 2012 | Comments Off

BioWare: Multiplayer improves RPGs

As consoles have been brought into the online age with the current generation, multiplayer has taken an ever more enhanced position in today’s videogames.

By John Robertson | 18 Jan 2012 | Comments Off

Vote for your most anticipated 2012 RPG

Over on out RPG/MMO portal RPGReporter.com there is a new poll asking you to pick your three most anticipated RPG titles of this year.

By Paul Younger | 7 Jan 2012 | Comments Off

Obsidian developing South Park RPG

South Park: The Game has been announced by THQ, it is being developed by Obsidian Entertainment (y’know, the guys that did Fallout: New Vegas and Alpha Protocol).

By Paul Younger | 2 Dec 2011 | Comments Off

If an ARPG releases on time ‘you’d be suspicious’ says Runic CEO

Speaking to IncGamers last week, Runic Games CEO Max Schaefer discussed the delay of Torchlight 2 and Diablo 3.

By Paul Younger | 24 Nov 2011 | Comments Off

Game of Thrones RPG due ‘early 2012′

You might remember that Cyanide already released a Game of Thrones title; it was called Genesis, it was a PC-only strategy game and it wasn’t too hot.

By Paul Younger | 9 Nov 2011 | Comments Off

Obsidian’s future is ‘more RPGs’ on in-house engine

For those wondering what’s next for Obsidian after concluding work on Fallout: New Vegas, recent events provide a few clues.

By Paul Younger | 3 Oct 2011 | Comments Off

This is what Obsidian’s Aliens RPG might have looked like…

Original concept art provides a glimpse into the scrapped project.
Concept art is not always a true reflection on a game’s final make-up, but it can still provide an interesting insight… especially into what was a fairly high-profile cancellation.

By Paul Younger | 23 Sep 2011 | Comments Off

Dreamatrix tease PC RPG Legends of Dawn with trailer

Publisher and developer Dreamtrix tease their upcoming PC action RPG with a new trailer.

By Paul Younger | 15 Sep 2011 | Comments Off

LucasArts hiring for ‘open-world RPG’

A job listing posted on the Lucasfilm Recruiting site reveals that LucasArts are hiring for an ‘open-world RPG’.

By John Robertson | 23 Aug 2011 | Comments Off

Diablo 3 was going to be an MMORPG

Speaking with Diablo: IncGamers today, Max Scahefer of Runic Games discussed their up coming action RPG Torchlight and also his work on the Diablo Franchise.

By Paul Younger | 7 Apr 2011 | Comments Off

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By Paul Younger | 6 Oct 2010 | Comments Off

DoubleBear’s Zombie RPG Gets A Name: Dead State

Back in August of last year, we posted news that former Obsidian and Troika employees were developing a turn-based, zombie-survival RPG with the working title “ZRPG.”
DoubleBear Productions has today revealed that the project now has a name: Dead State.

By Paul Younger | 25 Aug 2010 | Comments Off

Bloodlines Writer Explores RPG Morality

You may not have heard of DoubleBear Productions, or even of Brian Mitsoda, the company’s founder.

By Paul Younger | 28 Jul 2010 | Comments Off

Rage "Progressive Experience" Without RPG Elements

id Software’s Rage design director, Matt Hooper, has told IncGamers there is no RPG element in Rage, but the player can expect to have a “progressive experience”.

By Paul Younger | 5 Jul 2010 | Comments Off

Final Fantasy XIII Not An RPG, Says BioWare Man

BioWare’s writing director Daniel Erickson has stated that Final Fantasy XIII is not an RPG.When Strategy Informer discussed the importance of story with the BioWare man, they segued onto a discussion about the importance of gameplay in addition to story, with reference to Final Fantasy XIII.“Well, before I address the main point I just want to take a slightly more controversial route,” said Erickson.

By Paul Younger | 14 May 2010 | Comments Off

GoG Weekend Promo Drops RPG Prices By 50 Per Cent

GoG’s sale this weekend has dropped the prices of a variety of RPGs by 50 per cent – but only those RPGs beginning with the letter “S.”What this means is that you can pick up Sacred Gold, Septerra Core, Spellforce Platinum, and Stonekeep for a pittance.Sacred Gold is a Diablo-alike that includes Sacred Plus and Sacred Underworld, Septerra Core is an anime-themed sci-fi RPG, Spellforce Platinum is an RTS/RPG that combines Spellforce: The Order of Dawn with expansions Spellforce: The Breath of Winter and Spellforce: Shadow of the Phoenix, and Stonekeep is a classic Interplay first-person RPG that’s apparently due to be revisited on WiiWare.The titles, and their pricing until Monday night (Tuesday morning, here in the UK) follow:Sacred Gold – $4.99 USDSepterra Core: Legacy of the Creator – $2.99 USDSpellforce Platinum – $4.99 USDStonekeep – $2.99 USDAs usual with GoG’s special offers, it’s really quite hard to go wrong at that price.

By Paul Younger | 10 Apr 2010 | Comments Off

InXile Entertainment To Continue With RPG Titles

InXile Entertainment’s CEO, Brian Fargo, has said that we can expect to see more RPGs from the studio in the future.In an interview with IncGamers, Fargo said he hopes InXile will continue to work with the recently announced Hunted IP, as well as produce some new games.”I hope that we’re working on this product and its iterations for the next decade,” he said.”In addition, I’m sure you’ll be seeing us looking at doing some other projects, probably in the role-playing game kind of way.”Watch out for our video interview later today, while the full transcript of the interview will go live next week.

By Paul Younger | 19 Mar 2010 | Comments Off

TERA: The Making Of The MMORPG

Video showing the development of the upcoming multi-million dollar Korean MMORPG, TERA.

By Paul Younger | 23 Feb 2010 | Comments Off

Interplay & Masthead Develop MMORPG

Interplay has issued a press release officially announcing they have teamed with Masthead to create a new MMORPG, also known as Project V13.Project v13 has been known about for some time and it is thought to a Fallout MMORPG.

By Paul Younger | 23 Jan 2010 | Comments Off

Obsidian Confirms Aliens RPG Footage

Obsidian Entertainment has confirmed that the leaked footage is indeed from the cancelled Aliens RPG.Obsidian’s Matthew Rorie posted up on the official Obsidian forums, confirming that the footage was real by writing “Just to be clear, this is from an extremely early pre-production build.”This would imply that it’s still a very long way from what the game would have looked like and was more proof of concept than anything, but it’s still interesting to see.Sadly, the footage has been yanked from YouTube by Sega, although it may well be floating around elsewhere online.Obsidian’s Aliens RPG was cancelled back in June 2009.

By Paul Younger | 12 Jan 2010 | Comments Off