Posts Tagged RPG
An in-depth look at tactical combat in Age of Wonders III
This week Triumph Studios revealed an in-depth look at the tactical combat mechanics in Age of Wonders III.
Assassinate your enemies in Age of Wonders 3 with the new Rogue class
The Age of Wonders series has always had layers of depth to its tactics, both on the world map and in battle.
Vampiric deal: Van Helsing gets 50% discount this weekend
If you missed the previous The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing deal during the Steam summer sales a while ago, you’ve now got another chance to get the game at 50% off (making it $7.50 USD until 12 August.) Should you wish to plough those savings right back into add-ons, the $2.00 USD Blue Blood DLC expands Lady Katarinas power’s rather nicely (three clones of Katrina’s will help melee characters for example) and enables some valuable benefits to be betstowed onto your main character.
Q&A with Legend of Dungeon developers RobotLovesKitty
Calvin Goble and Alix Stolzer, the husband and wife team collectively known as RobotLovesKitty, have just launched a Kickstarter campaign to drum up a little extra funding for their latest title, Legend of Dungeon.
Realms of Arkania lead launches $1 million ‘Thorvalla’ Kickstarter
Guido Henkel, the lead designer of the Realms of Arkania RPG series and producer of Planescape: Torment at Black Isle, is setting sail on the good ship Kickstarter with a new RPG idea.
Obsidian’s Project Eternity breaks Kickstarter funding record
Obsidian’s Project Eternity Kickstarter, launched to raise money for an isometric RPG styled after the Black Isle/Infinity Engine games of yore, has (at the time of writing) comfortably reached $3.6 million USD.
Get creative as the Legend of Grimrock editor is released
RPG fans who are wanting to get creative with Legend of Grimrock can now download the editor which has just been released to the masses.The editor looks pretty easy to use which is a huge plus and mods will be available through the Steam Workshop.
Obsidian’s Project Eternity passes $2.0 million USD mark
Some form of player housing will be present and correct in Obsidian’s ‘Project Eternity’ RPG when it sees release some time in 2014, as the Kickstarter campaign has now surpassed that $2.0 million USD ‘stretch goal’.
Dragon Age 3: Inquisition officially unveiled
Late last month, leaked marketing materials from a third-party focus group suggested that BioWare and EA were sounding the general public out about a possible third entry in the Dragon Age RPG series.
Obsidian’s ‘Project Eternity’ funded within two days
How do you raise $1.1 million USD in just over 24 hours?
Obsidian RPG nears reveal, announcement 14 September
This is quite a self-indulgent news post, primarily because any new RPG by Obsidian gets me rather interested.
Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn built from ground up, not a simple reboot
Gamescom has been and gone. Games were seen, spoken about, like, loved and loathed.
Character customisation a priority in Cyberpunk
CD Projekt Red’s Witcher series had a predetermined central character in the form of Geralt of Rivia, and while it was certainly possible to play him in different ways Geralt’s personality and background drove the narrative.
Game of Thrones [Review] – Stark contrasts
You’ve got to hand it to Cyanide, the French developers certainly know how to secure a popular license.
NeoCore goes nautical with Broken Sea
NeoCore, a developer perhaps best known for the King Arthur series of games, has announced Broken Sea.
South Park RPG is a quest to ‘be cool’
The first trailer for Obsidian’s South Park RPG has been shown at Microsoft’s E3 press event, revealing that the game is now called South Park The Stick of Truth and that one of the main goals in your role as ‘the new kid’ is to be cool (what else?) You can expect the usual assortment of South Park characters and villains (from underpants gnomes to ..