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Cyberpunk 2077 release date slips big-time (game news).

January 21, 2020 | By | Reply More
Cyberpunk 2077 release date slips big-time (game news).

The highly anticipated shootie science fiction RPG computer game that is Cyberpunk 2077 has had its release date pushed back from April this year to September, which is a big blow for fans, but shows how these major gaming projects are becoming code mountains with thousands of staff and so much time-suck dedicated to pushing […]

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Games Workshop: Emperor says, “Bring me a 40K TV series, or die!”

January 15, 2020 | By | Reply More
Games Workshop: Emperor says, “Bring me a 40K TV series, or die!”

Well, Games Workshop is now seriously looking to invest some of that dosh (they’ve just had the best year ever, financially speaking) in a Warhammer 40K TV series based on their Eisenhorn books. Will they find any takers among all these rich streaming services? Maybe! Read the full story over at https://www.theguardian.com/business/2020/jan/14/warhammer-tv-series-games-workshop-sales -The Offworld Report: […]

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Star Citizen: are we there, yet? (PC gaming documentary).

December 18, 2019 | By | Reply More
Star Citizen: are we there, yet? (PC gaming documentary).

Massively multi-player science fiction game Star Citizen has been crowd-funded to the tune of hundreds of millions of dollars (or £200 million quid) and employs five hundred staff, but still hasn’t launched out of Alpha testing since 2012 … so, what’s the secret of their success?

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Death Stranding … based on The Postman? David Brin ponders (news).

December 8, 2019 | By | Reply More
Death Stranding … based on The Postman? David Brin ponders (news).

Author of The Postman post-apocalyptic science fiction book – later a film with Kevin Costner – ponders all the similarities between his work and the popular Death Stranding computer game … as well as the sad lack of royalties flowing his way from the latter. Read the full story at: https://medium.com/@david.brin/we-need-to-reconnect-the-world-b751066df3ff The Offworld Report – […]

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Mass Effect game director suggests new game in the franchise coming (game news).

November 8, 2019 | By | Reply More
Mass Effect game director suggests new game in the franchise coming (game news).

And you know you want to play it right away, right? Hudson’s tweet has the most recent Mass Effect game in a series, Mass Effect 3: Omega, listed at the top, followed by the game’s first expansion, Mass Effect 2: Citadel, and the first Mass Effect 3 DLC, Mass Effect 3: Omega Guardian. The game […]

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Random dungeon generator (tabletop RPG resource).

October 29, 2019 | By | Reply More
Random dungeon generator (tabletop RPG resource).

If you need to generate a dungeon for your party of brave adventurers, but imagination is failing you, then here’s a one-click free procedural generated dungeon diagram creator that might well tickle your fancy. https://watabou.itch.io/one-page-dungeon

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Stellaris: science fiction computer strategy game adds diplomacy expansion & silicon races (news).

October 19, 2019 | By | Reply More
Stellaris: science fiction computer strategy game adds diplomacy expansion & silicon races (news).

Stellaris, the grand science fiction strategy computer game, is soon to add a large diplomacy expansion system, as well as silicon races. Will the pen prove mightier than the plasma-launcher in the new Stellaris expansion that focuses on the galactic community and internal politics with expanded capabilities for federations and the establishment of a powerful […]

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Battletech computer game gets a Heavy Metal expansion (news).

October 19, 2019 | By | Reply More
Battletech computer game gets a Heavy Metal expansion (news).

Paradox and game studio Harebrained Schemes are launching their the Heavy Metal expansion to the Battletech computer game on November 21st 2019. Heavy Metal adds eight new Mechs featuring several designs, their Flashpoint mini-campaign, and eight weapon systems to the turn-based strategy title on PC, Mac, and Linux. There is one original and seven classic […]

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Surviving the Aftermath, post-apocalypse world-building computer game (news).

October 19, 2019 | By | Reply More
Surviving the Aftermath, post-apocalypse world-building computer game (news).

Strategy game developer Paradox is launching a new science fiction game called Surviving the Aftermath. Developed by Iceflake Studios, their post-apocalyptic colony builder is being developed alongside the gaming community with updates incorporating player feedback (people who want to play during game’s early access period can do so now – it will launch out of […]

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Assassin’s Creed #001 (comic-book review).

September 17, 2019 | By | Reply More
Assassin’s Creed #001 (comic-book review).

From its origins as a video game, the ‘Assassin’s Creed’ franchise has successfully been spun out into a number of different media, including graphic novels and comics. The central idea is that there are two hidden forces at work in the world and have been for centuries. One is trying to bring humanity into a […]

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