Posts Tagged Paradox
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.
War of the Roses to add “pitched battle” mode this week
There’s a new mode of play on the way for War of the Roses which will test your ability to keep your character alive.
One year on, Sword of the Stars II returns in ‘enhanced’ form
It’s taken a while (about a year, in fact) but Paradox and Kerberos Studios are ready to make the bold claim that Sword of the Stars II is “in good condition”.
Anachronistic Aztecs: an unusual invasion launches in Crusader Kings II
The Sunset Invasion DLC for Crusader Kings II is available from today, offering you all the anachronistic, alternative-history Aztec invasions of medieval Europe you could hope for.
Paradox flings open the doors of Dungeonland for select beta sign-ups
Critical Studios is taking a limited number of beta sign-ups for Dungeonland, the co-op focused multiplayer title in which hapless heroes must make it through a dangerous theme park of evil monsters and traps.
More beta slots opening up for Salem: The Crafting MMO
Salem: The Crafting MMO is still in a beta phase, but publishers Paradox have today announced that more people will be welcome on its new world shores in the coming days.
Aztecs mount unlikely invasion of Crusader Kings 2
In a rather unlikely DLC twist to Crusader Kings 2, Paradox has announced plans for ‘Sunset Invasion’, a rather bizarre alternative history expansion that imagines an Aztec invasion of 13th Century Europe.
The not-so-secret life of A Game of Dwarves [Video]
What do Dwarves get up to all day? Beard grooming? Eating contests?
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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”.
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.
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.
“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.
Byzantine buff: Crusader Kings II expands with Legacy of Rome
For some reason, the Byzantine Empire always proves popular with fans of Paradox titles.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Magicka WOOT DLC released
Paradaox has released the Magicka WOOT DLC today and guess what?
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.