Age of Empires Sales Remain Great
Milosz Szubert, 12 February 2020, 12:00
Across 20 years of its history, various games from the Age of Empires series have sold 25 million copies. The franchise has made a billion dollars in total. Such information can be found in the CV of Brian Sullivan, co-founder of Ensemble Studios.
Blizzard Automatizes Warcraft 3: Reforged Refunds
Jacob Blazewicz, 07 February 2020, 22:06
Blizzard has enabled players to automatically get a refund for Warcraft III: Reforged. CEO J. Allen Brack commented on the failed attempt to refresh the iconic game, admitting that it has been a difficult week for the company.
Command and Conquer Remastered - Multiplayer Rebuilt, Game Entered Alpha
Adrian Werner, 06 February 2020, 14:48
Petroglyph shared information about the progress on Command & Conquer Remastered and Command & Conquer: Red Alert Remastered. We also found out what novelties are planned for multiplayer.
Here's Isengard From a Fan Remake of The Battle for Middle-earth
Konrad Serafinski, 06 February 2020, 13:06
A new video has appeared on the web presenting Isengard in BFME: Reforged, a fan, refreshed version of The Lord of the Rings: The Battle for Middle-earth. The title is created on Unreal Engine 4 and will be available for free.
Warcraft 3 Reforged With Record Low Player Rating on Metacritic
Adrian Werner, 02 February 2020, 21:31
A few days after its launch, Warcraft III: Reforged became the worst player-rated production in Metacritic's history. Even such spectacular failures as Fallout 76 or Anthem can boast much better results.
Warcraft 3: Reforged - Devs Claim Rights to Mods
Bebop, 30 January 2020, 15:32
Blizzard learned from the mistakes made in Warcraft III. In the new version of the game, subtitled Reforged, the company secures full rights to the content created by fans. Blizzard doesn't want to lose another gem like DOTA.
Warcraft 3 Reforged Launches
Bart Swiatek, 29 January 2020, 13:08
Today marks the release of Warcraft III: Reforged, a remake of the classic real-time strategy Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos from Blizzard Entertainment along with The Frozen Throne expansion. The title is only available on PC.
Warcraft 3 Reforged - New Hardware Requirements for PC
Adrian Werner, 28 January 2020, 13:07
Moments before the release of Warcraft III: Reforged, Blizzard Entertainment has released updated hardware requirements of the game.
Age of Empires 3: Definitive Edition - Beta and Estimated Hardware Specs
Paul Wozniak, 24 January 2020, 21:31
We just found out when the closed beta Age of Empires 3: Definitive Edition, a refreshed version of the 2005 classic strategy game, will be launched. By the way, we learned about the estimated hardware requirements.
Sea Power - New RTS Shows World War III on Sea
Adrian Werner, 05 January 2020, 21:22
One of the devs of the well-received Cold Waters is working on a new naval war strategy called Sea Power: Naval Combat in the Missile Age, which can be described as the spiritual heir to Jane's Fleet Command.
New Year's Gameplay From Iron Harvest
Jacob Blazewicz, 30 December 2019, 23:01
KING Art Games has released new gameplay from Iron Harvest. The video also presents a summary of work on the title in 2019.
Warcraft 3 Reforged Release Date Announced
Bart Swiatek, 18 December 2019, 11:38
Blizzard Entertainment announced the release date of Warcraft III Remake and The Frozen Throne expansion, entitled Warcraft III: Reforged. The title, which was originally to debut later this year, will be launched in January 2020.
Age of Empires 4 Replaces Blood and Gore With Partial World Destruction
Bart Swiatek, 11 December 2019, 13:37
In a recent press interview, Adam Isgreen from World's Edge, the creative director of Age of Empires IV, told about several aspects of the upcoming game. The conversation featured, among others, the topic of blood and brutality, as well as destruction of the environment.
Kalypso Media Announces Next-gen Installment of Commandos
Michael Kulakowski, 10 December 2019, 23:05
Kalypso Media has announced that it is starting work on the next-gen installment of the iconic tactical series Commandos, which will hit consoles and PCs. The game will be developed by a new German studio established specifically for this purpose.
Age of Empires 4 - Historical Period, Resources, 4K and More
Konrad Serafinski, 17 November 2019, 19:28
Some interesting information about Age of Empires IV, the new installment of the iconic RTS series, has appeared on the web. The game will offer a setting similar to the second part, but a completely different gameplay experience.
Commandos 2 and Praetorians Remasters in January; Beta-tests Announced
Jacob Blazewicz, 13 November 2019, 23:22
Kalypso Media company informed that the remasters of Commandos 2 and Praetorians will not be released this year. In December there will be closed beta-tests of both productions to be held for consolation.
Age of Empires 4 on X019; Countdown Before the Presentation has Begun?
Jacob Blazewicz, 08 November 2019, 21:56
On the official website of Age of Empires, the countdown to the start of the „next adventure” with the strategy game series has begun. It will end on the day of the start of the X019 event at which Age of Empires IV is to be shown.
Microsoft Still Thinks of Returning to Age of Mythology
Jacob Blazewicz, 08 November 2019, 12:56
Adam Isgreen from Microsoft once again spoke about the possible return of Age of Mythology. The mythological spin-off of the Age of Empires series may well be refreshed in the form of a definitive edition, get a reboot or become a completely new project.
AI Among Top StarCraft 2 Players
Jacob Blazewicz, 31 October 2019, 14:56
Artificial Intelligence AlphaStar has achieved another success in StarCraft II. The work of Google's DeepMind team managed to achieve a top rank in Blizzard's strategy game, outclassing 99.8% of human players.
Warcraft 3 Reforged Multiplayer Mode Beta Launches
Bart Swiatek, 30 October 2019, 11:10
Beta-tests of Warcraft III: Reforged, an improved edition of the popular 2002 RTS, have begun. First of all, the invitations are given to those who pre-ordered the Spoils of War edition of the remake.
First Gameplay From Command and Conquer Remastered
Konrad Serafinski, 24 October 2019, 11:25
The first gameplay from Command & Conquer Remastered appeared on the web. The game will use 2D graphics and we will be able to switch between original and refreshed graphics in real time.
Warcraft 3 Reforged vs. The Original; Visual Comparison of Units
Jacob Blazewicz, 21 October 2019, 21:31
A video comparing Warcraft III: Reforged with Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos has appeared on the web. LeystTV has included a graphical comparison of unit models and animations from both versions of Blizzard's strategy game.
Three Gameplays From Warcraft 3: Reforged
Milosz Szubert, 17 October 2019, 13:51
Three long gameplays appeared on the web, presenting Warcraft III: Reforged - the refreshed version of the popular RTS from Blizzard. The production is expected to be released later this year.
Close Combat: The Bloody First Release Date Revealed
Barth Faryna, 20 September 2019, 14:44
The Close Combat series comes alive after years of absence with the arrival of Close Combat: The Bloody First. Fans of classic will surely be happy, because the creators have given the official date of the game's release, which will be soon.
Homeworld 3 - Official Announcement and First Trailer
Konrad Serafinski, 31 August 2019, 18:06
Gearbox Publishing and Blackbird Interactive have officially announced Homeworld 3. The game has not received a release date yet. We also do not know the target platforms. The fund-raiser for the game was launched.
Homeworld 3 Announcement Inbound? Mysterious Tweet of Gearbox Software
Bart Swiatek, 30 August 2019, 15:53
It seems that Gearbox Software will announce the next part of the Homeworld series during the PAX West 2019 event. The game may be announced today - during the company's conference. The source of the information is a mysterious Twitter post.
Iron Harvest - New Gameplay Shows Polania Versus Saxony
Adrian Werner, 30 August 2019, 15:51
A new gameplay from the promising RTS Iron Harvest has appeared on the web. It contains a recording of a full battle between the forces of the Polania Republic and the Saxony Empire army.
Stronghold: Warlords - Gameplay Trailer From PAX West 2019
Milosz Szubert, 30 August 2019, 12:56
During PAX West 2019, FireFly studio presented a new trailer for Stronghold: Warlords, the next installment of the popular RTS series. The title will debut on PC next year.
Age of Empires 2: Definitive Edition Gameplay From Gamescom
Milosz Szubert, 23 August 2019, 15:03
IGN has released a another gameplay from gamescom 2019. This time we can see a fragment of Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition. The title will debut on PC on November 14, this year.
Age of Empires 4 Gameplay Presentation Announced
Christian Pieniazek, 22 August 2019, 12:40
Microsoft revealed when we will see the first gameplay from Age of Empires IV, developed by Relic Entertainment. As it turns out, the presentation of the game will coincide with the launch of Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition and the London X019 event.
In Command & Conquer Remastered Brings Back Dinosaurs
Jacob Blazewicz, 21 August 2019, 14:51
Jim Vessella of Electronic Arts presented a mission menu from Command & Conquer Remastered. By the way, he revealed that the hidden missions known from the original version of the iconic strategy would return.
Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition Gets a Release Date
Adrian Werner, 19 August 2019, 18:54
Microsoft has disclosed the release date of Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition. In addition, the game Age of Empires: Definitive Edition made its debut on Steama today.
Men of War: Assault Squad 2 - Cold War is Coming
Christian Pieniazek, 08 August 2019, 23:43
This year's Men of War: Assault Squad 2 will receive a stand-alone expanstion titled Cold War. 1C Entertainment and Digitalmindsoft have revealed its release date and initial hardware requirements.
Stronghold: Warlords Changes in Army Behavior
Agnes Adamus, 21 July 2019, 14:27
Firefly Studios decided to share new info about Stronghold: Warlords. In the video published on YouTube, the company'smarketing director explained the changes compared the previous installments of the series. They concern the behavior of military units towards each other and the mechanics of building walls.
Northgard - Console Release Date and Announcement of Free DLC
Adrian Werner, 20 July 2019, 13:57
Shiro Games has revealed the release date of the console editions of the strategy game Northgard. The devs have also announced a new free expansion, Conquest, which will introduce a procedurally generated campaign.
Tesla Tank on New Materials From C&C: Red Alert Remastered
Milosz Szubert, 18 July 2019, 12:41
Jim Vessella from Electronic Arts shared further details on Red Alert Remastered and Tiberian Dawn Remastered, the refreshed versions of the cult Command & Conquer RTS series. It presented a new appearance of the Soviet Tesla tank.
Paid Mod Turns StarCraft into a Cartoon
Julia Dragovic, 10 July 2019, 14:15
New visual mod from Blizzard and CarBot Animations for StarCraft: Remastered is now on sale. The overlay changes the graphics of the game into a cartoon straight from CarBot's animated series - StarCrafts.
More Than One Million People Still Play Age of Empires
Bart Swiatek, 01 July 2019, 10:10
Adam Isgreen, creative director responsible for the Age of Empires series, said in a statement for PCGamesN that more than one million people play the games from the series every month.
Age of Mythology May Return in the Coming Years
Agnes Adamus, 26 June 2019, 12:16
All indications are that Age of Mythology may return in the coming years. Adam Isgreen, the creative director responsible for the Age of Empires series, admitted in an interview for Eurogamer that the title has not been forgotten.
They Are Billions Campaign Too Difficult; Devs Making Changes
Bart Swiatek, 24 June 2019, 13:16
Numantian Games have responded to criticism from players who are not happy with the story campaign of They Are Billions. First fixes concern the level of difficulty which, according to developers, was too high.
They Are Billions With 60-hour Long Story Campaign
Bart Swiatek, 19 June 2019, 10:29
The They Are Billions, RTS from Numantian Games studio, left Steam's Early Access program. The full version of the game has an extensive story campaign, The New Empire. The mode consists of several dozen missions, which can take more than 60 hours to complete.
Microsoft Has Established A Studio To Work On Age of Empires Series
Konrad Serafinski, 16 June 2019, 16:41
While gamers' attention was focused on E3, Microsoft announced the creation of a new studio, responsible solely for the Age of Empires series. It will be headed by Shannon Loftis.
Phil Spencer Explains Why Age of Empires 4 Skipped E3 2019
Christian Pieniazek, 11 June 2019, 18:38
Age of Empires 4 didn't show up at E3, but the game is alive and looks well. At least, these are the words of Phil Spencer from Microsoft, who praises Relic Entertainment team working on this title and convinces that the project couldn't get into better hands.
Remastered Versions of Commandos 2 and Praetorians Announced
Christian Pieniazek, 11 June 2019, 18:32
The Commandos 2: Men of Courage and Praetorians will get a remastered editions. The company responsible for their release, Kalypso Media, shared release dates and system requirements.
Stronghold: Warlords Announce - The Series Moves to Far East
Conrad Hazi, 11 June 2019, 09:13
During the E3 2019 fair, a new version of the Stronghold series was announced. It will be called Stronghold: Warlords and take us to the Far East. The devs are announcing new mechanics, and the first material of the production, announced for 2020 release, can be seen in the published video.
Age of Empires 2 Definitive Edition On A New Trailer
Konrad Serafinski, 09 June 2019, 23:00
During Microsoft's conference at E3 2019 we could see a new trailer for Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition. Unfortunately, the creators did not provide a specific release date, we only know that the title will be released this dall and will offer 4K resolution.
Command & Conquer Remastered Interface Revealed
Milosz Szubert, 06 June 2019, 13:49
Reddit has informed that the pre-production of the remastered version of the iconic RTS Command & Conquer has been completed. By the way, the creators published a new screenshot of the title, presenting its refreshed interface.
They Are Billions - Launch Date and The New Empire Campaign Trailer
Adrian Werner, 06 June 2019, 13:46
The Numantian Games team revealed when the strategy game They Are Billions will leave Early Access. The launch of the full version will be accompanied by the release of a story campaign and two new survival scenarios.
Age of Empires: Definitive Edition with Cross-play Support
Frozen, 04 June 2019, 13:06
The updated version of the first part of Age of Empires will support cross-play between Steam and Microsoft Store. The information was provided by the official twitter account of the franchise.
Conan Unconquered - Rushed Release Date and Hardware Requirements
Michael Kulakowski, 25 May 2019, 00:31
Petroglyph, the developers of the RTS Conan Unconquered, and Funcom announced a new release date for the title, moved by one day. We also got to know the official hardware requirements of the game.