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Tweet suggests January release for Darkest Dungeon on Switch

For all of you masochists willing to once again traverse the sadistic Darkest Dungeon, only this time in Switch form, recent news suggests you might not have too much longer to wait.Replying to a fan on their official Twitter, developers Re...

 
 
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New details and story trailer for Valkyria Chronicles 4

Sega has updated their official site for real-time-strategy sequel Valkyria Chronicles 4, which was announced last week on multiple console platforms.The update tells us a little more about the state of play within the game's war-torn unive...

 
 
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Famitsu publishes Valkyria Chronicles 4 info and screens

The latest issue of Japanese publication Famitsu features a wealth of art, screenshots and info on upcoming strategy sequel Valkyria Chronicles 4, which surprised fans with its sudden announcement earlier this week.Very minor spoilers ahead...

 
 
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StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty is now free-to-play

It finally happened. Today's the day StarCraft II went full-on free-to-play. Under this new structure, you'll have access to the indomitable sci-fi strategy title's original Wings of Liberty campaign, all the multiplayer units in Unranked a...

 
 
 
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StarCraft II is going free to play

Blizzard head Mike Morhaime announced at today's 11th BlizzCon event that StarCraft II will be going free-to-play later this month. The 2010 real time strategy game had previously been free to try with what Blizzard called a "Starter Editio...

 
 
 
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Have RTS your way with Petroglyph's Forged Battalion

Today, the veterans at Petroglyph Games announced Forged Battalion, a '90s-centric RTS that hopes to evolve the classic formula. On the surface, you don't get much more Command & Conquer-style than Forged Battalion's trailer - even the ...

 
 
 
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Praise the lord! Civilization VI gets a religion update

While Civilization VI is an excellent game, its not without some flaws. The most noticeable shortcoming as with the religious victory path. Not only was the combat pretty brain dead, but it was far too easy to amass a small convent of pries...

 
 
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Fear Effect Sedna coming to Nintendo Switch

It has been announced on the official Fear Effect twitter that Fear Effect Sedna, the upcoming strategy game set with the grim, seedy universe, will be coming to the Nintendo Switch.The new title, developed by indie outfit Sushee and publis...

 
 
 
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Relic removes Dawn of War III's unlock currency

For as extensive as the campaign modes might be, the Dawn of War games have lived on thanks to their extensive multiplayer support. The different combinations of units you can take into battle makes for some incredibly deep strategy and has...

 
 
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Review: Tooth and Tail

Have you ever played StarCraft on the N64? Of course you haven't what a silly question. I have, and it is awful. That being said, the idea of playing a local multiplayer version of an amazing real-time strategy (RTS) game was too good ...

 
 
 
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Worms W.M.D returning to battle on Nintendo Switch

As announced by stalwart British development group Team 17, Worms W.M.D is bringing its microscopic warfare to the Nintendo Switch soon..The turn-based warfare game, which was released last year on current gen consoles, features all the com...

 
 
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Dawn of War III gets mod and Steam Workshop support

Dawn of War III didn't have the best fan reception at launch. While I thought it was actually a pretty solid campaign, the multiplayer drew too many comparisons to MOBAs and the lack of mod support put a lot of people in a sour mood. While ...

 
 
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Relic Entertainment is doing Age of Empires IV

Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War and Company of Heroes studio Relic Entertainment is on board for the long-awaited Age of Empires IV. Details are light and the attached trailer doesn't show any gameplay, but just knowing who's developing the g...

 
 
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Total War: Warhammer II's final race is the Skaven

The final playable race for Total War: Warhammer II has been revealed as the rodent based Skaven. Fans speculated this from the initial trailer, which showed a rat biting at the corpse of a fallen warrior, but now the cat is officially out ...

 
 
 
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StarCraft II being used to train artificial intelligence

Blizzard, in association with research company DeepMind, have developed software based on the real-time strategy game StarCraft II that teaches computers how to think for themselves.Judgement Day is upon us... Maybe.The two companies have c...

 
 
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Review: Aztez

Aztez immediately caught my eye for a number of reasons. The most striking of which was its distinct look. Taking cues from Mexican culture, I was wary and excited at the same time. There aren't a lot of games influenced by my culture, so I...

 
 
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Mice mob unleash hell in new Tooth and Tail trailer

A cinematic trailer has been released for Pocketwatch's upcoming Tooth and Tail, a "distilled" real-time-strategy game about a brutal war that breaks out in the countryside between a community of critters.The trailer tells the story of a re...

 
 
 
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Oh dang, StarCraft Remastered is only $15

Blizzard has opened pre-orders for StarCraft Remastered and you know what that means: it's not far off! The iconic real-time strategy game (and its Brood War expansion) will be back in our lives on August 14, 2017 looking and sounding bette...

 
 




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TheLimoMaker

My studies have finished for the year, have some free time over summer so I can finally be more active on DToid and in Discord! Ive missed actually being able to chat with you crazy

 
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Gundam Narrative Seems to be a sequel to Phenex and Sinanju Stein make appearances with new HG kits announced for Heres Narrative Gundam, the new main character

 
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Medical tests show, among other things, my Vitamin D level has gone to Thats a reality of living in grey, grey

 
Goemar

Well after ordering God of War to my old address I’m now hanging around the street waiting for the post to

 
eastyy

Random Thought, Anyone remember old arcade games if you put your Name as AAA it would default to something else like with Capcom games it was did the people feel whos initials were AAA ??

 
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Just marathoned 6 hours of God of Yup, this might be my favorite of the lot so Now for some damn sleep!

 
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Its time for war I

 
eastyy

Satellite Reigns is free on the humble bundle site ( i had backed it previously) pretty cool Syndicate style game (original from bullfrog not the fps update )

 
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with this, I wish yall a spooky

 
 

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