Posts Tagged Fatshark


Escape Dead Island on 18 November

Deep Silver have pondered the best possible date to release series spin-off Escape Dead Island and decided that right in the middle of gaming’s busiest month makes a lot of sense.

By Peter Parrish | 27 Aug 2014 | 1

Third-person survival mystery ESCAPE Dead Island announced

Yes, that is intended to be in full caps: Deep Silver have revealed ESCAPE Dead Island, a single-player game set between Dead Island and Dead Island 2.

By Tim McDonald | 13 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Escape Dead Island is another Dead Island game

Before you switch off to a state of natural indifference about another Dead Island zombie game, let’s see what Escape Dead Island has to offer.

By Peter Parrish | 1 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

War of the Vikings gets Berserker class, new mode, new maps

A hefty free update has hit War of the Vikings today, adding a new class, three new maps, and an entirely new game mode, to the multiplayer melee title.

By Tim McDonald | 18 Jun 2014 | Comments Off

War of the Vikings Review

Fatshark’s War of the Vikings has been in Steam’s Early Access system since at least October of last year (when IncGamers first previewed the game and dubbed it War of the Horny Hairy Blood Men.) That’s a good six months of testing, iterating and responding to the thoughts and play-testing of the community, many of whom made the jump from previous Fatshark title War of the Roses.

By Peter Parrish | 17 Apr 2014 | Comments Off

War of the Vikings launches on the coast of Steam today

Saxons, prepare to protect your valuables, because War of the Vikings launches today with all the ferocity of … well, an angry viking.

By Peter Parrish | 15 Apr 2014 | Comments Off

War of the Vikings dated for April

Paradox Interactive and Fatshark have announced that War of the Vikings is currently charging towards release, screaming blood oaths all the way, and it’s expected to reach its goal on 15 April.

By Tim McDonald | 5 Mar 2014 | Comments Off

War of the Vikings adds character customisation

Paradox Interactive and Fatshark have announced that now you, too, can customise your very own Viking or Saxon warrior in War of the Vikings.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Jan 2014 | Comments Off

War of the Vikings – December Update Preview

Say what you like about Gordon Van Dyke, but it’s pretty clear that the former producer for Battlefield and current exec producer on the War of the Insert Demographic Here series knows his stuff.

By Tim McDonald | 5 Dec 2013 | Comments Off

War of the Vikings Preview

For reasons probably lost to the mists of time, we started calling this game War of the Horny Hairy Blood Men on last week’s podcast.

By Peter Parrish | 8 Oct 2013 | 1

Alpha and Odin-er: War of the Vikings kicks off a closed alpha session

FatShark’s follow-up to War of the Roses gets a closed alpha underway today, with sign-ups still being taken if your beard is mighty enough.

By Peter Parrish | 22 Aug 2013 | Comments Off

Mystery alpha: War of the Roses devs open sign-ups for next project

Step right up ladies and gents, roll the dice for a mystery alpha project from War of the Roses developer Fatshark.

By Peter Parrish | 1 Aug 2013 | Comments Off

War of the Roses cultivates some new contents

Fatshark has outlined the first set of additional maps, modes and … err … man-manglers that will be added to multiplayer medieval murder-fest (ok, that’s enough M’s now) War of the Roses in the coming months.

By Peter Parrish | 15 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

War of the Roses developers brutalise some cabbages [Video]

This video is not, strictly speaking, terribly informative about the upcoming Fatshark title War of the Roses (coming to the PC on 2 October), but if you want to see a pair of developers in full plate armour trying to hit cabbages with swords then this is footage you will appreciate.

By Peter Parrish | 25 Sep 2012 | Comments Off

War of the Roses trailer emphasises skill [Video]

More videogame trailers need reassuring voiceovers from Yorkshiremen who could’ve just stepped out of HBO’s Game of Thrones series.

By Peter Parrish | 19 Sep 2012 | Comments Off

War of the Roses rides out in October, pre-orders now being taken

2 October is the date on which you’ll be able to sign up for the House of York or Lancaster, as Paradox and Fatshark have announced that this is the release day for medieval multiplayer brawler, War of the Roses.

By Peter Parrish | 21 Aug 2012 | 2

100,000 sign up for War of the Roses beta, keys going out now

Paradox and Fatshark have announced that more than 100,000 people have signed up to join the armies of the Yorkists and Lancastrians in the War of the Roses beta, with the first wave of keys set to go out today.

By Peter Parrish | 16 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Sterling archers: War of the Roses shows its range [Video]

As the War of the Roses beta approaches (it’s supposedly due to kick off in early August, sign-ups are still being taken), Paradox is still trying to entice you with trailers and footage from the game.

By Peter Parrish | 31 Jul 2012 | 1