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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.

Crusader Kings 2 With All Major DLCs in New Humble Bundle

Adrian Werner, 31 July 2019, 15:09

A new Humble Bundle promotion has been launched. This time the discount package includes Crusader Kings II with all its major DLCs released so far.

Age of Wonders 3 for Free on Steam

Christian Pieniazek, 12 July 2019, 00:24

On the occasion of the upcoming launch of Age of Wonders: Planetfall, Triumph Studios and Paradox Interactive released their previous work, Age of Wonders III, for free. As it usually happens, we have a limited amount of time to add this production to our library.

CEO of Paradox Interactive Defends DLCs

Milosz Szubert, 05 July 2019, 13:55

Fredrik Wester, CEO of Paradox, has decided to defend the Swedish company's policy of issuing DLC. He called it „a fair and balanced way to publish content” on Twitter, although not without its flaws.

Paradox Interactive: Traditional Video Game Profit Share is Scandalous

Bart Swiatek, 02 July 2019, 14:09

Fredrick Wester, CEO of Paradox Interactive, believes that the traditional 70/30 distribution of profits between developers and owners of digital distribution platforms is scandalous and outdated. He believes that Epic Games Store is having a very positive impact on the industry. This opinion was shared by several other devs.

Empire of Sin - Hardware Requirements of John Romero's Gtrategy Game

Frozen, 12 June 2019, 22:11

We got to know the official hardware requirements of Empire of Sin, a strategy game set in the Prohibition period, which is the result of cooperation between Romero Games and Paradox Interactive.

Vampire The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2 - Extended E3 Gameplay

Milosz Szubert, 12 June 2019, 11:37

IGN has released over eighteen minutes of gameplay from Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2 E3 demo. The game will be released on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in the first quarter of next year.

Empire of Sin - Mafia and Prohibition in Paradox's New Strategy Game

Adrian Werner, 11 June 2019, 22:56

One of the fathers of the Doom series has joined forces with the developers at Paradox. The result is Empire of Sin, a gangster strategy game set in times of prohibition.

PC Gaming Show E3 2019 Summary

Christian Pieniazek, 10 June 2019, 22:03

Thirty games appeared on this year's PC Gaming Show, among them Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2. In this summary you will read about all the titles that marked their presence at the conference.

Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2 Pre-alpha Gameplay Footage

Milosz Szubert, 10 June 2019, 19:29

The PC Gaming Show featured a trailer with the first gameplay from Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2. Hardsuit Labs' production will be released on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in Q1 next year.

Paradox Interactive Will Announce New Strategy Game in Fall

Bart Swiatek, 27 May 2019, 12:11

During the October PDXCON 2019 event Paradox Interactive will announce a new strategy game. It is not known whether it will be a continuation of one of the company's brands or a completely new title.

Meet the Toreador Clan from Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2

Jacob Blazewicz, 16 May 2019, 00:05

Paradox Interactive introduced another clan of vampires from Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2. This time we learned more about Toreador faction, obsessed with beauty in every character, even its most degenerate forms.

Ancient Relics - New Expansion to Stellaris

Bart Swiatek, 14 May 2019, 19:14

Paradox Interactive's Space Strategy - Stellaris - will receive another story expansion, entitled Stellaris: Ancient Relics. The leitmotif of the expansion will be ancient, fallen civilizations, whose history we will learn through archaeological research.

Stellaris - Special Offer and Free Weekend on Steam

Bart Swiatek, 10 May 2019, 10:26

Paradox Interactive has announced that it will be possible to play Stellaris, the grand space strategy, on Steam for free over the weekend. The action is linked to the third birthday of the title and is accompanied by major price reductions.

Cities: Skylines Campus DLC Release Date Announced

ElMundo, 09 May 2019, 23:24

Colossal Order and Paradox Interactive have announced a new expansion to the popular city-builder Cities: Skylines, called Campus. This DLC will enable us to design our own academic center equipped with a variety of buildings and sports facilities.

Clan Tremere Returns in Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2

Jacob Blazewicz, 08 May 2019, 21:42

Paradox Interactive has revealed another clan from Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2. Blood magic-possessing Tremere were presented on a new trailer and one of the creators shared some information about them.

Playable Demo of Vampire The Masquerade Bloodlines 2 on PDXCON 2019

Christian Pieniazek, 07 May 2019, 21:14

Paradox Interactive has announced that in October gamer will be able to check the demo version of Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2. The condition to be met is to take part in the PDXCON 2019 event in Berlin.

Meet Brujah Clan From Vampire: The Masquerade Bloodlines 2

Konrad Serafinski, 02 May 2019, 22:54

The first video presenting the Brujah clan - one of the five available factions in Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2 has been released online. The members of the group are not the nicest (even among vampires).

Imperator Rome Will Get at Least Two Major Expansions per Year

Milosz Szubert, 30 April 2019, 15:29

Paradox has revealed its plans for the development of the strategy game Imperator: Rome for the next few years. In addition, the devs presented the content of the first two free patches, which will soon be available.

First Reviews: Imperator Rome

Adrian Werner, 26 April 2019, 13:50

The first reviews of Imperator: Rome have surfaced on the web. ¥ccording to the experts, Paradox has delivered another recommendable strategy.