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Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition lives up to its title

Last year, Microsoft released a remaster of the original Age of Empires from seemingly nowhere. Titled the "Definitive Edition," the port scaled the graphics up to 4K resolution, included every campaign ever created for the title, and cle...

 
 
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Age of Empires II is getting remastered with a new campaign

Real-time strategy players will find themselves going back in time this fall -- back to the Middle Ages and back to 1999. Xbox has revealed that it's remastering the ever-popular Age of Empires II. It's getting the 4K treatment, an audio o...

 
 
 
 
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GOG now offers the original Warcraft and Warcraft II

Diablo appearing on GOG was one thing, but I'm unreasonably excited to revisit Warcraft's humble beginnings. As of today, Warcraft: Orcs & Humans and Warcraft II Battle.net Edition are available digitally on the site. You can grab them ...

 
 
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Offworld Trading Company gets free-to-play multiplayer mode

The criminally underrated economic real-time strategy game Offworld Trading Company (which was developed by the lead designer of Civilization IV) has officially transitioned into a free-to-play model for its multiplayer mode. As of yesterda...

 
 
 
 
 
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Contest: Win a Steam copy of Swords and Soldiers 2

Contests are the best: Enter for your chance to win a Steam copy of Swords and Soldiers 2. We gave away a bunch of beta keys for this one -- who redeemed one? If you did, then give yourself a pat on the back for helping the team over at Ron...

 
 
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The new Humble Bundle is all about Warhammer

Trying to keep track of every last Warhammer and Warhammer 40,000 video game adaptation can feel like a part-time job. There's just so dang many of them, even if you cut out the middling titles. This week's Humble Bundle is nowhere near exh...

 
 
 
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Warcraft III: Reforged steals the show at BlizzCon

Warcraft III Reforged was just announced at BlizzCon and it set the arena on fire. The game will be heading to PCs in 2019 while a demo is now available on the BlizzCon floor. The demo will feature the "Culling" mission, which is arguably t...

 
 
 
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In March, Lu Bu will ride for Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms will unleash Lu Bu on March 6, 2019. Pre-orders are now available for the game and anyone that does so will receive the "Yellow Turban Rebellion" scenario pack (this will also be available as extra DLC on release)....

 
 
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Contest: Win Prismata: Founder's Edition for Steam

Contests, get yer contests here. Today, enter to win the Founder's Edition DLC for Prismata. Don't you just hate pesky DLC in free games? It's like, what, do the developers want to make some money on this game they're offering up for free?!...

 
 
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THQ Nordic adds Alone in the Dark to its growing catalog

THQ Nordic hasn't stopped making moves. The company recently picked up the rights to Kingdoms of Amalur and my dear sweet TimeSplitters. Today, it's adding two more IPs to its list: the underutilized survival horror series Alone in the Dark...

 
 
 
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Steel Division II is the next step in strategy game evolution

This week I was able to get a behind the scenes look at the work Eugen Systems has been putting into their upcoming World War II strategy game Steel Division II. From the onset of the demo, when game director Alexis Le Dressay said that the...

 
 
 
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Review: Bad North

Bad North is an RTS, with a touch of permadeath, that strips the typical genre conventions down to its most basic concepts. There aren’t any confusing menus or detailed stats to pour over. On paper, this is the perfect gateway drug fo...

 
 
 
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Wild West strategy series Desperados rides again in 2019

THQ Nordic has revealed at Gamescom today that they are to release a new entry in the classic real-time strategy series, Desperados, that got mouses clicking back in the early '00s.For those less inclined, Desperados was essentially a Wild ...

 
 
 
 




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