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Writer of ME Andromeda Now Works on Story of Vampire Bloodlines 2

qjin, 27 October 2020, 16:32

We have learned the names of new people who, after the recent layoffs, will take up the script of Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2. They are co-writers of Mass Effect: Andromeda, Ghost of Tsushima and Assassin's Creed: Odyssey.

Europa Universalis 2 for Free

Karol Laska , 20 October 2020, 18:22

On the occasion of the twentieth anniversary of Europa Universalis II, GOG is giving it away for free. Just add the title to your library and it will remain there for ever.

Bloodlines 2 in Trouble After Another Key Staff Member Leaves

Adrian Werner, 20 October 2020, 14:59

Cara Ellison, senior story designer just left the team working on Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2. Earlier, the team lost main screenwriter and creative director after dismissals.

Devs Share Some Interesing Numbers From Crusaders Kings 3

Karol Laska , 29 September 2020, 21:19

Paradox Interactive shared stats on Crusader Kings 3. We already know not only the number of hours spent in the game by all the players, but also much weirder data, including modern cannibalistic tendencies of PC gamers.

Crusader Kings 3 Just Got a Massive Patch Numbered 1.1

Milosz Szubert, 29 September 2020, 19:16

Paradox Interactive has released a massive patch for Crusader Kings 3. It is 1.1 and contains nearly a thousand elements that influence the latest installment of the popular strategy game series to various degrees.

Analyzing Common Death Causes in Crusader Kings 3

Milosz Szubert, 28 September 2020, 20:10

One Reddit users prepared an interesting analysis of the most common causes of death in one of his games in Crusader Kings 3. Natural causes were on the first place.

Empire of Sin System Requirements and Release Date

qjin, 17 September 2020, 22:24

Paradox Interactive revealed the system requirements and release date of Empire of Sin, a gangster strategy game from John Romero and his Romero Games. Pre-orders were also launched, thanks to which we learned the game's price.

Creative Ways to Play Crusader Kings 3 According to Steam Reviews

Czarus, 11 September 2020, 10:18

Crusader Kings 3 introduces many changes and improvements to the series from Paradox Development. Although the title is an evolution rather than revolution, it implements some interesting novelties. Some of them will be looked at from the perspective of Steam reviews.

Player Eats Pope in Crusader Kings 3

Dameredet, 09 September 2020, 20:42

Crusader Kings 3 gives players a lot of freedom in guiding the actions of their rulers. One user has chosen to devour the Pope. Here's the story of how the cannibal Bjorn ate the Pope!

Crusader Kings 3 Becomes a Steam Hit

Jacob Blazewicz, 03 September 2020, 12:54

Crusader Kings III had a very successful launch. On Steam, the game constantly attracts tens of thousands of users, and the vast majority of them gave the title a positive opinion.

Crusader Kings 3 - First Big Mod Goes Live Minutes After the Game

Milosz Szubert, 02 September 2020, 20:24

Crusader Kings III received its first mods. Interestingly, some „total conversions” debuted just minutes after the official launch of the new strategy game from Paradox Interactive.

Double Release for Strategy Fans - Launch of Crusader Kings 3 and Iron Harvest

Adrian Werner, 01 September 2020, 14:57

It's been a long time since a good day for strategy game fans like today. Iron Harvest has already launched on PC and in a few hours also Crusader Kings III will be officially released.

First Reviews: Crusader Kings 3 - Startegy Game King of 2020

Jacob Blazewicz, 31 August 2020, 22:25

Numerous reviews of Crusader Kings III have appeared online. The new installment of Paradox's series captivated the journalists, who couldn't praise the game enough.

Star Wars: Fallen Republic - Supermod for Stellaris Launches

Christian Pieniazek, 20 August 2020, 21:38

The Fallen Republic mod for Stellaris appeared in Steam Workshop. The modification takes players into the Star Wars universe, enabling them to take part in the events taking place shortly after the end of Revenge of the Sith.

Lead Writer of Vampire Bloodlines 2 Laid Off

Jacob Blazewicz, 19 August 2020, 21:22

Brian Mitsoda, the lead writer of Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines, is no longer working on the sequel. Hardsuit Labs announced that he and Ka'ai Cluney were laid off, which was supposed have been to be a huge surprise for Mitsoda.

New Materials From Crusader Kings 3; Paradox Heats Up the Atmosphere

Milosz Szubert, 13 August 2020, 12:26

Yesterday, another stream presenting the upcoming strategy game Crusader Kings 3 in action took place on the official Twitch channel of Paradox Interactive. Moreover, a new video about the game appeared online, discussing the topic of vassals.

Star Wars in Stellaris - Impressive Mod Called Fallen Republic

Milosz Szubert, 11 August 2020, 21:12

The fan group Paradoxical Development Group is working on the Fallen Republic mod for the space 4X strategy game Stellaris. It will be a total conversion mod, which will enable us to play in the universe of Star Wars. The launch date of the project has not been revealed.

Vampire: The Masquerade Bloodlines 2 Delayed Again

Milosz Szubert, 11 August 2020, 15:20

Representatives of Hardsuit Labs and Paradox Interactive announced that Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2 will be delayed again. The title will be released only in 2021.

Crusader Kings 3 - Intrigue and War on 50-minute Gameplay

Milosz Szubert, 07 August 2020, 12:26

Paradox Interactive has published a nearly 50-minute gameplay from Crusader Kings 3 with developer commentary. The game will debut exclusively on PC on September 1, this year.

New Gameplay From Romero's Gangster Game Empire of Sin

Milosz Szubert, 13 June 2020, 20:09

During the Paradox Insider conference organized as part of the Guerrilla Collective initiative, new gameplay from Empire of Sin, a turn-based gangster strategy game developed by John Romero and his studio Romero Games, has appeared. The title will launch in autumn this year at the earliest.

Vampire Bloodlines 2 Collector's Edition Revealed

Adrian Werner, 13 June 2020, 20:03

Paradox Interactive has revealed the content of the collector's edition of Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2, which will offer, among others, a vinyl soundtrack and a vampire figure.

Cities: Skylines With DLCs in New Humble Bundle

Agnes Adamus, 26 May 2020, 21:45

The Humble Store is now selling Humble Cities: Skylines Bundle set. Among the titles that were included in the pack, we will find city builder Cities: Skylines with some DLCs.

Crusader Kings 2: Horse Lords for Free

Czarus, 15 May 2020, 13:13

We can now get the Horse Lords expansion for Crusader Kings II for free on Steam. The promotion is limited in time.

Crusader Kings 3 Hardware Requirements

Milosz Szubert, 15 May 2020, 13:06

We have learned the hardware requirements of Crusader Kings III. The next installment of Paradox Interactive's popular series of strategy games taking place in the Middle Ages will debut on PC on September 1 this year.

Crusader Kings III - Release Date and New Trailer

Jacob Blazewicz, 14 May 2020, 18:32

Paradox Interactive has revealed the release date of Crusaders Kings III. The announcement was also accompanied by a new trailer of the third instalment of this strategy game series.

Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2 Also on PS5

Adrian Werner, 09 May 2020, 16:13

Paradox Interactive and Hardsuit Labs have announced that in addition to the previously announced hardware platforms, Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2 is also be coming to PlayStation 5.

Stellaris is Just Warming Up; The Game has „Almost Infinite Potential”

Milosz Szubert, 08 May 2020, 11:46

On May 12, Stellaris, the 4X space strategy game from Paradox, will receive a major update 2.7, called Wells. The creators assured that despite being four years old, the title will still be developed in the future.

Cities: Skylines - Parklife Expansion for Free on Steam

Bart Swiatek, 22 April 2020, 12:00

Colossal Order, creators of Cities: Skylines, informed that for the next few days we will be able to add the Parklife expansion, for the aforementioned game, to our Steam library for free.

2019 Was the Best Year in Paradox Interactive's History

Adrian Werner, 18 April 2020, 22:36

Paradox Interactive has published its financial results for the previous year. The publisher achieved the best result in the its history. Interestingly, most of the revenue was generated by older games and their expansions, such as Hearts of Iron IV.

Crusader Kings 3 Will Introduce New Sexual Orientations and Beliefs

Paul Wozniak, 15 April 2020, 21:52

The latest dev blog entry related to Crusader Kings III reveals the expansion of elements related to the creation of rulers and development of heroes. A lot of new options will be added, devoted among others to the domination genders, sexuality of the characters and new beliefs.

Crusader Kings 3 Devs Want Interface to be More Accessible

Bart Swiatek, 29 March 2020, 15:43

The devs responsible for Crusader Kings III - Paradox Development Studio - informed about changes that will take place in the interface compared to the previous installment. The devs' goal is to make the game more accessible and not to make it artificially difficult for players to play. The challenge is to be related to the strategic layer, not the intricacies of the interface.

Stellaris: Federations Enables Us to Become Like Emperor Palpatine

Czarus, 23 March 2020, 15:41

Stellaris: Federations is the latest expansion to the space RTS from Paradox Development Studio. As the name suggests, it allows for (among other things) extensive federation management. It turns out that thanks to the new features we can even follow in the footsteps of Emperor Palpatine from Star Wars.

Sunset Harbor is the Next Big Expansion for Cities Skylines

Christian Pieniazek, 19 March 2020, 21:41

Colossal Order has prepared the ninth major expansion for Cities: Skylines. The add-on, titled Sunset Harbor, will debut at the end of the month and will enable us to design a picturesque city by the bay.

Crusader Kings 2: The Reaper's Due Available for Free

Czarus, 09 March 2020, 14:02

Paradox Interactive once again gives away games for free. Until 9AM PT you can pick up the DLC to Crusader Kings 2, titled The Reaper's Due. The add-on introduces epidemic mechanics to the game, as well as many other new features.

Emperor - New EU4 Expansion Officially Announced

Czarus, 04 March 2020, 11:13

Paradox Development Studio is known for long-term support of its titles. That's why nobody was surprised by the official announcement of another DLC to one of the most popular productions from the studio - Europa Universalis 4. The expansion is titled Emperor and will focus mainly on religious aspects.

Empire of Sin – Romero's Gangster Strategy Game Delayed

qjin, 18 February 2020, 22:26

We found out that Empire of Sin, John Romero's upcoming gangster strategy, will be delayed by quite a lot. The launch of the game will take place a few months later than originally planned. We still don't know the exact release date.

Paradox Tests Subscription for EU4 Expansions [Updated]

Czarus, 24 January 2020, 11:10

Paradox Interactive recently shared its plans to develop the Europa Universalis franchise. It appears that the publisher has decided to test a subscription option for the expansions to EU4, the fourth part of the series.

Europa Universalis 4 and Expansions in New Humble Bundle

Milosz Szubert, 22 January 2020, 12:25

A new package of games has appeared on Humble Bundle. It includes the strategy game Europa Universalis IV from Paradox Interactive and 17 expansions for the title.

Creators of Shadowrun and BattleTech are Working on a Horror Game

Adrian Werner, 18 December 2019, 13:39

Famous for its BattleTech and Shadowrun series, the team at Harebrained Schemes is working on an unannounced project. For the time being, we only know it's gonna be a horror game.

Paradox - Crusader Kings 3 Will be Evolution, Not Revolution

Milosz Szubert, 14 November 2019, 22:34

Paradox Interactive has published a dev blog in which the team's representatives explain their approach to the development of Crusader Kings III. It suggests that there will be no revolution compared to the mechanics of the second installment. Instead, the creators bet on evolution.

Paradox Interactive Wants to Release More Games on Consoles

Paul Wozniak, 28 October 2019, 13:14

In an interview for PCGamesN, Paradox Interactive's CEO Ebba Ljungerud revealed that the company was considering releasing new productions for consoles. The most important thing for the company is to create deep and complex games.

Crusader Kings 2 The Old Gods Available For Free

Agnes Adamus, 21 October 2019, 22:18

Paradox Interactive continues to spoil its fans. After Crusader Kings II, the Swedish company once again decided to distribute one of its games for free. Anyone who subscribes to Crusader Kings newsletter will receive The Old Gods DLC, an expansion for the second installment of the series, for free.

Flood of Announcements and Trailers from PDXCON 2019

Adrian Werner, 19 October 2019, 17:56

During the PDXCON 2019 event Paradox Interactive went all out. The publisher showed the first trailer of Werewolf: The Apocalypse - Earthblood, and announced a bunch of expansions, such as Hearts of Iron IV: La Resistance, Age of Wonders: Planetfall - Revelations, Stellaris: Federations, Prison Architect - Psych Ward: Warden's Edition and BattleTech: Heavy Metal.

Crusader Kings 3 Announced

Paul Wozniak, 19 October 2019, 17:51

Paradox Interactive has just announced another installment of the well received strategy game series - Crusader Kings 3. The game is to be released in 2020 on Steam and as part of Xbox Game Pass.

Crusader Kings 2 (Kinda) Goes Free-to-play, Now Available on Steam

Jacob Blazewicz, 18 October 2019, 11:49

Paradox Interactive has released Crusader Kings II for free on Steam. It is not clear how long this offer will last, but for its duration you can download the base version of this medieval strategy free of charge.

Stolen Halo 4 Image Causes Withdrawal of Stellaris: Galaxy Command

Michael Kulakowski, 16 October 2019, 20:46

Paradox Interactive withdrew the beta version of the mobile Stellaris: Galaxy Command from distribution after it was revealed that it contained a stolen illustration created for Halo 4. The title was produced by a subcontractor, the Chinese studio GameBear.

Launch of Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2 Delayed

Jacob Blazewicz, 16 October 2019, 20:36

Hardsuit Labs informed about the delayed release of Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2. Continuation of the iconic RPG will be released later so that the case of the unpolished first part can be avoided.

Paradox Interactive Announces Stellaris: Galaxy Command

Christian Pieniazek, 15 October 2019, 21:05

Paradox Interactive announced Stellaris: Galaxy Command, a real-time space strategy designed for mobile devices. The title is available in selected countries within a so-called „soft launch”.

Surviving the Aftermath - New Game From Paradox Coming out on EGS

Michael Kulakowski, 07 October 2019, 22:13

Paradox Interactive announced the sequel to the strategy game Surviving Mars, titled Surviving the Aftermath. The action of the title takes place after the apocalyptic catastrophe destroys our civilization, and the task of the players is to build a thriving colony of people who survived this global catastrophe.

Age of Wonders Planetfall - First Reviews

Jacob Blazewicz, 05 August 2019, 21:56

First Age of Wonders: Planetfall reviews appeared on the web. We already know how the space spin-off of the series of turn-based fantasy strategies from the team at Triumph Studios looks like.