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Posts Tagged Paradox


Cities: Skylines aims to be a proper city builder, not just “kick SimCity in the balls”

“We’re not out to kick anyone in the balls” wrote Paradox’s Shams Jorjani on today’s Cities: Skylines ‘Ask Me Anything’ session, “SimCity was OK.”
He says that, but a fair amount of the questions asked and answered during this two hour back-and-forth seemed at least tangentially directed towards various parts of the SimCity anatomy.

By Peter Parrish | 21 Aug 2014 | 1

Pillars of Eternity shows 26 minutes of Gamescom gameplay

Obsidian were at the Paradox Gamescom show to demonstrate a half hour or so of gameplay from the Backer’s Beta version of Pillars of Eternity.

By Peter Parrish | 18 Aug 2014 | 0

Crusader Kings 2′s next DLC is all about Charlemagne

Paradox didn’t leave out Crusader Kings 2 at their fan event in Gamescom, announcing a new DLC for that game as well.

By Peter Parrish | 14 Aug 2014 | 0

Cities: Skylines announced at Paradox fan event

Perhaps the most surprisingly reveal of Paradox’s Gamescom event was Cities: Skylines, an old school city builder from Colossal Order.

By Peter Parrish | 14 Aug 2014 | 1

Europa Universalis IV: Art of War DLC revealed

As pre-trailed by Paradox, the company has revealed a new upcoming expansion for Europa Universalis IV.

By Peter Parrish | 14 Aug 2014 | 0

Paradox announces Hollowpoint, shares new Runemaster video

Paradox had a little section of the Sony Gamescom conference to show off Hollowpoint, a Ruffian Games developed title that the company will be publishing.

By Peter Parrish | 12 Aug 2014 | 0

Hearts of Iron IV Gamescom trailer and screens

Paradox will be bringing Hearts of Iron IV to Gamescom, so as a prelude to that here’s a new trailer with a couple of bits of gameplay in it.

By Peter Parrish | 11 Aug 2014 | 0

Europa Universalis IV’s Res Publica DLC ushers in Republican Dictatorships

There’s now a brand new way to screw around with world history, as Europa Universalis IV gets its third DLC add-on.

By Peter Parrish | 16 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

Paradox’s Gamescom 2014 line-up includes “secret projects”

The Paradox line-up for Gamescom 2014 is looking quite substantial, even before you factor in so-called “secret projects.” Their own Hearts of Iron IV and RPG Runemaster will be among the games shown off.

By Peter Parrish | 8 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

Europa Universalis IV gets Wealth of Nations release patch

The Wealth of Nations expansion for Europa Universalis IV has been released today, along with a sizeable patch.

By Peter Parrish | 29 May 2014 | Comments Off

Europa Universalis IV’s Wealth of Nations DLC coming 29 May

Prepare to be showered with gold and possible trade tariffs as Europa Universalis IV gets a ‘Wealth of Nations’ DLC expansion on 29 May.

By Peter Parrish | 22 May 2014 | Comments Off

Paradox Development Studios share their grand strategy vision in new video

A new video from the Paradox Development Studio looks at their history and the many grand strategy titles they’ve produced over the years.

By Paul Younger | 30 Apr 2014 | 1

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

Crusader Kings II: Rajas of India stream scheduled for 4 March by Paradox

Want to see what the upcoming Rajas of India DLC for Crusader Kings II is looking like?

By Peter Parrish | 4 Mar 2014 | Comments Off

IncGamers Podcast #150

In honour of our 150th episode, the podcast team has an in-depth discussion about crisp flavours (that’s “chip flavors” for anybody listening in America.) That happens right near the end though, so first you have to sit through a lot of fascinating PC game related chat.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Jan 2014 | 2

New DLC announced for Crusader Kings II and Europa Universalis IV

As well as revealing two brand new, upcoming games, Paradox Development Studio has plans for a pair of DLCs for their rightfully popular Crusader Kings II and Europa Universalis IV titles.

By Peter Parrish | 23 Jan 2014 | Comments Off

War of the Vikings update adds classes, tries to grow beards

Paradox has announced that the latest update for War of the Vikings – the in-Early-Access PvP combat game – has added three more profile loadouts to the game.

By Tim McDonald | 16 Oct 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

National healing: Europa Universalis IV patch coming next week

Europa Universalis IV came out in a pretty solid state (especially compared to some recent strategy titles we could mention,) but that doesn’t mean there’s no room for tweaks, improvements and additional features.

By Peter Parrish | 17 Sep 2013 | Comments Off

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

Bizarre unused art files found in Europa Universalis IV DLC

Despite the studio’s reputation for serious, in-depth strategy games, Paradox doesn’t shy away from sometimes being ahistorical in the name of fun.

By Peter Parrish | 17 Aug 2013 | 1

Stockholm Syndrome: Europa Universalis IV launch trailer puts Swedes in command

Paradox would like you to know that Europa Universalis IV is a game that is released today.

By Peter Parrish | 13 Aug 2013 | Comments Off

Europa Universalis IV Review

Clichéd as it may be to mention that a game made me lose track of time, it’s still a guaranteed indication of a thoroughly absorbing title.

By Peter Parrish | 13 Aug 2013 | 2

Europa Universalis 4 pre-orders bring Crusader Kings 2 save converter

Well, I can’t say that was exactly expected. Pre-order Paradox’ Europa Universalis 4 and you’ll get a Crusader Kings 2 savegame importer – as well as a copy of Crusader Kings 2, so that you can use it.

By Tim McDonald | 30 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Impire Review

Impire is not Dungeon Keeper. This is an important distinction to make, because Impire looks like Dungeon Keeper, smells like Dungeon Keeper, and occasionally quacks like Dungeon Keeper.

By Tim McDonald | 25 Feb 2013 | 2

Paradox opens a digital store, launches with 55% off sale

Strategy experts Paradox have launched their own web-based store, dubbed the Paradox Webshop, through which to sell a variety of their published titles.

By Peter Parrish | 21 Jan 2013 | Comments Off

Paradox releases Dungeonland gameplay highlights package

On 4 December, Paradox embarked on a near three-hour livestream of their upcoming Adventurers vs Dungeon Master title, Dungeonland.

By Peter Parrish | 7 Dec 2012 | Comments Off

Pull all the strings in Dungeonland’s ‘Dungeon Master’ mode

A new trailer for Dungeonland confirms what most people who’ve seen the game have probably been hoping for since day one; a mode where you play as the Dungeon Master himself, unleashing hordes of enemies on the unsuspecting heroes (your pals).

By Peter Parrish | 28 Nov 2012 | Comments Off

Love missile: Hearts of Iron devs explain East vs West

A Paradox-published grand strategy game about the Cold War (1946-1991) by the Hearts of Iron developers is never going to be the easiest title to understand; so that’s why the devs are here in the first of what is likely to be a series of videos explaining the game.

By Peter Parrish | 27 Nov 2012 | Comments Off

Let’s talk turkey: Thanksgiving items heading to Salem MMO

If you happen to be in the closed beta session for Paradox’s new world-focused MMO Salem, watch out for a Thanksgiving package that’ll be heading your way on 22 November.

By Peter Parrish | 21 Nov 2012 | Comments Off