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Posts Tagged Paradox


The not-so-secret life of A Game of Dwarves [Video]

What do Dwarves get up to all day? Beard grooming? Eating contests?

By Peter Parrish | 18 Oct 2012 | 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

Hearts of Iron enters the Cold War with East vs West

Paradox has officially unveiled East vs West, the next entry in the Hearts of Iron series.

By Peter Parrish | 8 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

A name of dwarves: Zeal wants your ideas

Paradox and Zeal have launched a dedicated website for their dwarf-management and interior design sim A Game of Dwarves, accompanied by a call for names.

By Peter Parrish | 27 Sep 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

Paradox’s Game of Dwarves, War of the Roses coming next month

Publisher Paradox Interactive has issued its latest release schedule, confirming a few dates (or, at least, approximations) for a number of upcoming titles.

By Peter Parrish | 24 Sep 2012 | Comments Off

A Game of Dwarves [Preview] – Dweorgen Keeper

If I were to describe an isometric strategy game where you mine out resources from underground caverns, provide living arrangements and food sources for your denizens, ensure the happiness of your charges, build traps, and train military units to tackle foes, there’s a fair chance that anyone who played PC games in the late 90s would respond “hey, that sounds like Dungeon Keeper 2”.

By Peter Parrish | 24 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

Hearts of Iron III: Their Finest Hour promises plenty of customisation [Video]

In this first of three developer diary videos for Hearts of Iron III: Their Finest Hour (the latest in a line of Hearts of Iron III expansions), project lead Dan Lind talks about the level of customisation possible in this add-on.

By Peter Parrish | 14 Sep 2012 | Comments Off

“March of the Eagles” Announced by Paradox

New York – August 29, 2012 – Raise the regimental banner and beat the drums of war, because the Emperor is calling you back into service with the help of Paradox Interactive and Paradox Development Studio.

By Press Release | 29 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Byzantine buff: Crusader Kings II expands with Legacy of Rome

For some reason, the Byzantine Empire always proves popular with fans of Paradox titles.

By Peter Parrish | 28 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Fight for a beta spot in Hearts of Iron III: Their Finest Hour

Paradox has launched a contest where the grand prize is a complete set of Hearts of Iron WWII strategy games and beta access to the forthcoming Hearts of Iron III: Their Finest Hour.

By Peter Parrish | 23 Aug 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

Mine’d how you go: A Game of Dwarves digs in [Video]

A new video from Paradox and Zeal gives a bit more of an overview of the day-to-day living of A Game of Dwarves’ bearded inhabitants.

By Peter Parrish | 17 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

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

Impire’s latest trailer pretty much confirms it’s Dungeon Keeper [Video]

If you’re going to borrow, borrow from the best. That’s a lesson Paradox and Cyanide’s Impire appears to be taking to heart, as the Gamescom 2012 trailer pretty much gives up any pretense that the game will be different from Bullfrog’s much-loved Dungeon Keeper series.

By Peter Parrish | 15 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Magicka WOOT DLC released

Paradaox has released the Magicka WOOT DLC today and guess what?

By Paul Younger | 9 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

The Showdown Effect brings a minigun to medieval Europe [Video]

Arrowhead’s post-Magicka project The Showdown Effect is looking about as irreverent as their myths and magic mocking effort.

By Peter Parrish | 1 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

Be the keeper of some dungeons in Cyanide’s Impire

Impire, the newly announced PC strategy title from Cyanide (to be published by Paradox), is looking an awful lot like Dungeon Keeper.

By Peter Parrish | 27 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

War of the Roses tournament to be streamed live next Friday

Paradox Interactive will be hosting a live War of the Roses tournament on 27 July, in which 20 different competitors will do battle in the forthcoming third-person, medieval multiplayer slash’em’up.

By Peter Parrish | 20 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

Magicka goes Tarantino in this ‘Other Side of the Coin’ video

It may not have any gameplay footage and it may serve little genuine purpose, but this live-action trailer for Magicka’s ‘The Other Side of the Coin’ DLC does have a Reservoir Dogs pastiche going for it.

By Peter Parrish | 12 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

Paradox announces most extreme game collection of all time

Yes, it finally happened. The boundaries of extreme-ness have been massively overstepped as Paradox today announced Ship Simulator Extremes Collection; a mega-extreme package that bundles the maritime madness of Ship Simulator Extremes will every single piece of DLC released for the game to date.

By Peter Parrish | 12 Jun 2012 | Comments Off

Free mission editor released for Naval War: Arctic Circle

For all you fans of shipping out there (and I’m not talking about awkward romantic fan-fiction pairings here), Turbo Tape Games has released a freebie mission editor for its strategic near-future naval title Naval War: Arctic Circle.

By Peter Parrish | 8 Jun 2012 | Comments Off

A Game of Dwarves has a bedtime story for you [Video]

Settle down children, because Paradox has crafted a lovely bedtime story just for you.

By Peter Parrish | 7 Jun 2012 | Comments Off

IncGamers Podcast #77

The IncGamers Podcast takes a giant leap into the future with a broadcast in full cinemaramascope (view that, below).

By Paul Younger | 11 Apr 2012 | 7