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Artifact 2.0 Beta Registration Will Start Next Week

Pri, 19 May 2020, 11:45

Valve is working on big changes in its 2018 card game, Artifact, which was not particularly successful, if not outright a failure. Registration for the beta version of the refreshed title - Artifact 2.0 - will start next week.

Legends of Runeterra Launches, Now Available on Phones

Adrian Werner, 29 April 2020, 11:10

Patch 1.0 to the card game Legends of Runeterra was released, which means that the game has left the testing phase. The game is available on PC and mobile devices. By the way, the title has gained over 120 new cards and an additional region.

Artifact Will Receive Single Player Campaign

Christian Pieniazek, 21 April 2020, 20:56

While working on Artifact 2.0, an extensive update to its 2018 card game, Valve doesn't forget about the lovers of solo experience. The studio is preparing a full-fledged story campaign, which is to appeal to the tastes of both newcomers and people who know the game world like the back of their hand.

Riot Games Reveals Launch Date of Legends of Runeterra

Jacob Blazewicz, 05 April 2020, 22:12

Riot Games revealed the release date of Legends of Runeterra. A card game with champions from League of Legends will come out of the beta later this month.

Artifact 2.0 - Valve on Salvaging the Card Game and Beta-tests

Adrian Werner, 31 March 2020, 13:14

Valve informed about the changes we can expect in Artifact 2.0. We have learned about the planned modifications to the gameplay and development system, as well as plans for beta-tests.

Gwent Now Available on Android

Paul Wozniak, 24 March 2020, 10:39

Beginning with today, Gwent: The Witcher Card Game is also available on Android devices.

Artifact Will Not Die. Valve is Working on Artifact 2

Jacob Blazewicz, 21 March 2020, 15:51

Valve didn't abandon Artifact. According to Gabe Newell, the developers are working on a complete re-working. The changes are to be so serious that among the developers the project is called Artifact 2.

Gabe Newell Admits: Artifact was a Giant Disappointment

Jacob Blazewicz, 19 March 2020, 12:34

„Artifact was a giant disappointment.” That's what Gabe Newell said in an interview for IGN. Valve's CEO admits that he is thinking about this and other failures, but treats them as valuable lessons for the future. By the way, Gaben mentioned why we had to wait 16 years for the announcement of the new Half-Life game.

Hearthstone - Free Deck, Ashes of Outland Expansion and Demon Hunter Class

Jacob Blazewicz, 17 March 2020, 22:50

Blizzard revealed the attractions of the Year of the Phoenix in Hearthstone. This includes the announcement of the Ashes of Outland expansion with Illidan Stormrage and a new hero class, but also a free deck for new and returning players, as well as changes in ranked mode.

Artifact hasn't got Any Updates From Valve for a Year

Bart Swiatek, 29 January 2020, 11:57

Artifact, a card game from Valve Software, has not received any update for a year. No new content has been created, no balance fixes have been implemented, and no errors have been fixed. According to the developers' announcements, the game was to be thoroughly rebuilt, but it is not known whether something is being done in that direction.

Blizzard Created a Prototype of Hearthstone VR

Konrad Serafinski, 28 January 2020, 12:50

One of the creators of Hearthstone revealed to PowerUp that the developers were working on a VR version of the game. In the end, the project was discontinued, but an interesting prototype has been created.

Meet Black Book - Folklore-packed RPG Set in 19th-century Russia

Paul Wozniak, 16 January 2020, 23:07

The first trailer of Black Book, an RPG with elements of card and adventure game created by independent Russian studio Morteshka (the devs of The Mooseman) has just been released. The game will be coming to PC and consoles later, this year.

Legends of Runeterra Open Beta Launches This Month

Adrian Werner, 13 January 2020, 11:35

The team at Riot Games has announced that the open beta of Legends of Runeterra cards will be launched on January 24. It will offer, among others, ranked battles and friend lists.

Thronebreaker: The Witcher Tales Coming to Nintendo Switch?

Jacob Blazewicz, 20 December 2019, 23:01

The Korean age rating organization classified Thronebreaker: The Witcher Tales. The entry concerns the Nintendo Switch version, which may indicate that the title will soon join The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt.

CD Projekt RED Won't Make a Sequel to Thronebreaker: The Witcher Tales

Konrad Serafinski, 07 December 2019, 23:08

Pawe³ Burza from CD Projekt RED informed that the studio does not plan to continue Thronebreaker: The Witcher Tales. This is not very good news for Witcher's fans, but it is worth noting that during the next few years, the company will probably be busy creating content for Cyberpunk 2077.

Bethesda Ceases Support for The Elder Scrolls Legends

Konrad Serafinski, 07 December 2019, 20:47

Bethesda has announced that it will cease working on any major updates or future expansions for The Elder Scrolls: Legends. Players will still be able to play online and collect monthly prizes, though.

End of Gwent on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One

Jacob Blazewicz, 04 December 2019, 23:50

CD Projekt RED studio has informed about the planned end of Guinean support for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. At the same time, it was announced that progress could be transferred from console releases to the GOG.com account to continue playing on PCs and mobile devices.

Hearthstone Battlegrounds - Open Beta of Auto Chess Mode Launches

Adrian Werner, 13 November 2019, 10:48

The open beta of Hearthstone Battlegrounds, the new Auto Chess-like gameplay mode in the popular card game from Blizzard Entertainment, has just begun.

Blizzard Releases an Icy Teaser Trailer for New Hearthstone Expansion

Jacob Blazewicz, 29 October 2019, 13:25

Blizzard has announced another attraction of this year's BlizzCon. The company treated us with a short trailer preparing us for the announcement of a new expansion to Hearthstone, which will crown the Year of the Dragon story campaign.

Tenth Anniversary of League of Legends - Summary of Riot Games' Announcements

Adrian Werner, 16 October 2019, 21:26

We have gathered all the major announcements of Riot Games in one place. These included several new games, League of Legends port to consoles and mobile devices, and an animated show set in the LoL universe.

Legends of Runeterra Revealed - A Card Game Set in LoL Universe

Paul Wozniak, 16 October 2019, 10:56

Riot Games has announced a card game set in the world of LoL - Legends of Runeterra. We will collect cards with champions from League of Legends, create decks and take part in duels. The closed beta will be launched in 2020.

Gwent: Iron Judgment - First Trailer of a New Expansion

Konrad Serafinski, 16 September 2019, 10:35

CD Projekt RED published the first trailer of Iron Judgement expansion for Gwent: The Witcher Card Game. The expansion will debut at the beginning of October and will introduce 80 new cards.

Cyberpunk 2077 Without a Gwent-style Card Game

Adrian Werner, 04 August 2019, 19:12

One of the employees of CD Projekt RED curbed the speculations that have been circulating for over a year by saying that Cyberpunk 2077 will not contain any virtual card game. There are plans to create a separate tabletop game called Cyberpunk 2077 - Afterlife: The Card Game.

Total War: Elysium Card Game Announced

Michael Kulakowski, 02 August 2019, 22:56

Creative Assembly and SEGA have signed an agreement with the Chinese giant NetEase to distribute the Total War series in China. The result of the cooperation is the announcement of the Total War: Elysium online card game.

Cyberpunk 2077 - Afterlife: The Card Game Announced

Christian Pieniazek, 01 August 2019, 19:05

CMON and CD Projekt RED have announced a card game called Cyberpunk 2077 - Afterlife: The Card Game. Their joint work is to become available in sale in 2020, and will allow players to play as Fixers and recruit Cyberpunks.

Artifact's Lead Designer: Game Can Still be Saved

Bart Swiatek, 05 July 2019, 12:37

In a conversation with Eurogamer, the creators of the card game Artifact told us about the challenges and problems they encountered while working on the title. Lead designer Richard Garfield, known for his creation of Magic: The Gathering, believes that Valve's production can still be saved.

Novigrad is the Second Expansion to Gwent

Jacob Blazewicz, 18 June 2019, 00:48

CD Projekt RED has announced the second expansion to Gwent: The Witcher Card Game. The add-on will take us to Novigrad and introduce a new faction (deck): Syndicate. It will be accompanied by fresh mechanics, used to play many of the more than 90 new cards.

The Elder Scrolls Legends - New Trailers; Moons of Elsweyr Expansion Announced

Milosz Szubert, 10 June 2019, 03:44

A new trailer for The Elder Scrolls: Legends was published at the Bethesda conference on the occasion of the E3 2019. In addition, a new expansion to this title - Moons of Elsweyr - has been announced.

The God of War Card Game Anounced

Adrian Werner, 18 April 2019, 14:39

CMON, a studio specializing in table-top games, announced God of War: The Card Game, based on last year's PlayStation 4 smash hit.

Artifact - Game Development Stopped

Adrian Werner, 30 March 2019, 20:38

Valve has announced that it's stopped the planned development of Artifact. Instead, the developers focus on reworking the game.

Gwent is Coming to Mobile Devices

Adrian Werner, 27 March 2019, 23:58

CD Projekt RED announced that Gwent: The Witcher Card Game is coming to mobile devices. The game will launch on iOS this year. An Android release is planned.

Artifact - Valve Lays Off Two Lead Designers

Adrian Werner, 09 March 2019, 20:44

Artifact's situation is getting progressively worse. As it turns out, the title has lost its two lead gameplay designers, Richard Garfield and Skaff Elias.

Crimson Curse - First Major Expansion to Gwent

Agnes Adamus, 04 March 2019, 22:57

CD Projekt RED has just announced the first official expansion to Gwent - the Crimson Curse. It's to introduce over 100 new cards, including neutral ones, as well as those for individual factions. The release is scheduled for March 28, this year.

Artifact Players are Abandoning Ship

Adrian Werner, 04 March 2019, 12:08

Artifact The Dota Card Game from Valve keeps losing players. In the last month, the game had as little as 700 simultaneous players and the number is constantly dwindling.

Year of the Dragon in Hearthstone – New Adventure and Forbidden Cards

Jacob Blazewicz, 02 March 2019, 12:15

Blizzard revealed a roadmap for Hearthstone. The Year of the Dragon will introduce e.g. a large new Adventure and three expansions. At the same time, nine cards will be added to the Hall of Fame.

Gwent a "Financial Disappointment", Kotaku Reports

Milosz Szubert, 26 February 2019, 16:23

Kotaku reports, based on insider sources in CD Projekt RED, that Gwent, the stand-alone edition of the Witcher 3's minigame, turned out to be a financial disappointment. The developers have yet to comment on the matter.

Steam vs GOG.com and Other Digital Stores, Based on Cultist Simulator Sales

Jacob Blazewicz, 19 February 2019, 01:18

The independent developer Weather Factory boasted pushing 100,000 copies of Cultist Simulator. What's interesting, the devs have revealed the sales data for all major digital stores, providing a clear picture of the market.

Warhammer Age of Sigmar: Champions is coming to PC and Switch

Bart Swiatek, 30 January 2019, 16:11

Warhammer Age of Sigmar: Champions the CCG developed by PlayFusion, which was released last year on mobile devices will soon hit PC and Nintendo Switch.

SteamWorld Quest: Hand of Gilgamech announced

Adrian Werner, 24 January 2019, 13:12

Image & Form has announced a new game in the SteamWorld Quest series, SteamWorld Quest: Hand of Gilgamech will be a battle RPG with CCG elements.

Final Fantasy Digital Card Game Announced

Bart Swiatek, 10 January 2019, 13:34

Square Enix announced the Final Fantasy Digital Card Game. This year's production will go to the Japanese market and is dedicated to computers and mobile devices.

Artifact loses 75% of players just two weeks after launch

Jacob Blazewicz, 13 December 2018, 16:30

The Dota card game from Valve is going through a rough period right now.

Artifact owned by nearly a million players

Bart Swiatek, 06 December 2018, 15:10

Valve's card game found almost a million buyers within the first week. However, the game's reception from the players is mixed, mainly due to the unusual business model.

Artifact in reviews: decent, but not for everyone

Milosz Szubert, 29 November 2018, 14:09

First reviews of Artifact – a card game from Valve, set in the universe of the popular MOBA Dota 2 – appeared on the web. The reviews are generally positive, but the game is not for everyone.

Artifact: Valve's dota card game launches today

Bart Swiatek, 28 November 2018, 14:37

PC version of Artifact - the card game from Valve, authors of the iconic FPS series Half-Life, debuts on the market today. The title is available on Steam.

The famous WoW plague comes to Hearthstone

Milosz Szubert, 23 November 2018, 14:50

Blizzard has unveiled one of the new cards from the upcoming Rastakhan's Rumble expansion. It refers to the infamous Corrupted Blood plague that hit World of Warcraft in September 2005.

Valve releases a new game this November

Mathias Zulpo, 02 August 2018, 14:08

Artifact, a Dota 2 card game, is launching November 20, 2018, Valve confirmed. You'll also be able to test the game out earlier, a fact which has nothing to do with preorders.

Gwent: Thronebreaker story campaign revealed

luckie, 22 August 2017, 15:22

Gwent: The Witcher Card Game is built on competitive multiplayer, but that's not all the game has to offer. Meet Thronebreaker, the first story campaign, tailor-made for single player experience.

Valve’s next game is Artifact: The Dota Card Game

luckie, 09 August 2017, 14:33

Valve has announced a new game - that sounds pretty exciting until you hear it is not Half-Life 3. The company is working on Artifact: The Dota Card Game, which is supposed to challenge Hearthstone in 2018.

Gwent: The Witcher Card Game going into public beta next week

luckie, 18 May 2017, 13:01

Gwent: The Witcher Card Game is soon going to step into the public beta phase. This means that everyone will be able to try it out on PC, Xbox One, or PlayStation 4.

The Elder Scrolls: Legends has launched on PC

luckie, 09 March 2017, 14:50

The Elder Scrolls: Legends is now available on PC in full version. The latest update has introduced some final changes and opened pre-orders for The Fall of the Dark Brotherhood DLC.