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A classic Natural Selection map has returned

I completely and utterly missed out on Natural Selection back in the day and although I have only ever played its follow-up, it is cool to see the classic map Eclipse revitalized for Natural Selection 2. Graphics sure have come a long way ...

 
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Natural Selection 2 World Championship gets some help

There are only two days left for the Natural Selection 2 World Championship crowdfunding campaign to reach its goal, which it just might clear now that it's received some help. Nvidia and Intel, both known in the eSports community for...

 
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Natural Selection 2 is 75% off to celebrate anniversary

Natural Selection 2 turned a year old yesterday, and it's on sale on Steam for 75% off in order to celebrate, which is $6.24 here in the States. The sale only lasts until November 4, so grab it while you can. The 24th patch for t...

 
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Natural Selection 2 community to start a tournament

If you were looking for a heartwarming story, you can look no further. The Natural Selection 2 community, not the development team, has decided to host a tournament. However, this is more than just an online round robin. This is the N...

 
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Natural Selection 2 adding female marine as free update

The fabulously interesting RTS/FPS hybrid Natural Selection 2 is getting a new playable character this August or September, according to the development blog. Natural Selection 2 pits a host of inventive aliens against a litany of boring hu...

 
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Natural Selection 2 devs lose $30k to fraudulent keys

Unknown Worlds has issued a warning to everyone not to buy Natural Selection 2 Steam keys from any shady websites. The Natural Selection 2 developers revealed that 1,341 keys had to be deactivated, as they were likely purchased wi...

 
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Natural Selection 2's 'Gorgeous' update hits today

Natural Selection 2 has always gotten smaller, bug-squashin' and balance-fixin' patches. Today, however, a large content patch will hit the competitive hybrid titled the "Gorgeous" update. There are a bunch of new weapons and abi...

 
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Natural Selection 2's developer tools are now open source

I'm going to do my best to not confuse anyone with unexplained technical jargon here. Lua is one of the many programming languages available to developers and is certainly popular among game developers due to its accessibilit...

 
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Review: Natural Selection 2

The original Natural Selection came out a decade ago as a Half-Life mod. It was one of the handful of mods that managed to stand out from hundreds of others thanks to its unique blend of real-time strategy and first-person shooting. After y...

 
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Natural Selection 2 is releasing ahead of schedule

Although Halloween was a fitting release day for Natural Selection 2, Unknown Worlds has bumped up the game's launch. This mash-up of first-person shooting and real-time strategy is now scheduled to unlock at 5:00pm Pacific on October 30, g...

 
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Developers give away 45,000 copies of Natural Selection 2

Serious props are in order for Unknown Worlds Entertainment. The small studio behind the very big Natural Selection 2 has something special for everyone who pre-ordered the game prior to it appearing on Steam: a free upgrade to the Digital ...

 
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Natural Selection 2's Exosuit will punch you in the face

I'm not playing Unknown Worlds' real-time strategy/first-person shooter hybrid Natural Selection 2, but as evidenced by this trailer, I absolutely should be. In it, a new unit for the marines is revealed, and it's a badass-looking mech. Ne...

 
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Natural Selection 2 is a fascinating blend of FPS & RTS

Natural Selection was one of the most popular mods for Half-Life, but Natural Selection 2 is a full-blown retail game -- and a wonderfully positive success story of modders growing into full-fledged developers with their own studio. It hasn...

 

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