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.
Phoenix Point - PC Release Date Revealed
Konrad Serafinski, 02 November 2019, 19:48
Snapshot Games has announced the release date for the PC version of Phoenix Point. The title, according to the latest news, will be published at the beginning of December. However, we will wait for the console versions until next year.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Steel Division 2 Gets New Polish and German Formations
Paul Wozniak, 04 October 2019, 23:20
A new expansion for Steel Division 2 will be released on October 17 as part of the History Pass. The DLC will introduce, among others, an extensive campaign and four new divisions.
Rebel Inc. on PC; New Game From Plague Inc. Devs Goes to Early Access
Konrad Serafinski, 01 October 2019, 11:00
Ndemic Creations announced that Rebel Inc.: Escalation will be released on PC. The game (available on mobile devices as Rebel Inc.) will be released in early October this year.
Civilization 6 is Coming to PS4 and Xbox One
Agnes Adamus, 25 September 2019, 00:30
Civilization VI is coming to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. The console versions will be available to the players later this year. In addition, a package containing Rise and Fall and Gathering Storm add-ons will also appear.
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.
A Total War Saga: Troy - New Trailer Presents World Map and Campaign
Milosz Szubert, 20 September 2019, 13:24
Creative Assembly has published a new video from A Total War Saga: Troy, the new spin-off installment of the popular strategy game series. It is an introduction to the history of the Trojan War and presents the in-game world map.
A Total War Saga: Troy Officially Announced
Paul Wozniak, 19 September 2019, 19:12
We have received the official announcement of the latest installment of the Total War series, which this time will take us into the reality of the Trojan War. The production will be released next year.
Troy: A Total War Saga Confirmed on the Cover of PC Gamer [Updated]
Jacob Blazewicz, 18 September 2019, 21:26
We have received confirmation that Troy: A Total War Saga is a thing. Internet users found the title on the cover of the new issue of PC Gamer magazine.
Long Gameplay From Planet Zoo Focuses on Animal Care
Christian Pieniazek, 03 September 2019, 23:28
Frontier Developments has published a long gameplay from Planet Zoo. This time the devs focus on the challenges waiting for the players in terms of animal care.
MicroProse Returns and Announces New Game
Paul Wozniak, 01 September 2019, 21:41
The once popular game dev company, specializing mainly in strategy games and simulators - MicroProse - was acquired by David Lagettie. In a recent interview, he said that the first new titles will appear 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.
New Gameplay From the Upcoming Settlers
Bart Swiatek, 30 August 2019, 12:27
A new gameplay from the next installment of The Settlers series appeared on YouTube on the channel of the German magazine PC Games. The 16-minute video shows the beginning of Skirmish mode and describes the basic rules of the game.
Frostpunk Get Season Pass and First Paid DLC
Christian Pieniazek, 27 August 2019, 21:06
11 bit studios has shared the details about the season pass for Frostpunk, and released the firsr paid DLC. The first (out of three) add-ons, The Rifts, introduces a new map that forces city builders to build bridges over rifts.
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.
THQ Nordic Announces Grand Strategy Knights of Honor II: Sovereign
Christian Pieniazek, 20 August 2019, 15:03
THQ Nordic announced its first grand strategy, Knights of Honor II: Sovereign. Should Paradox Interactive, the veterans of this genre, be afraid?
Anno 1800 - Free Week and Gamescom 2019 Trailer for Expansions
Christian Pieniazek, 19 August 2019, 22:06
The launch of Anno 1800 is behind us, but the Blue Byte team and Ubisoft are just getting started. The game will have two more DLCs and updates; additionally, it will be possible to check it out for free for the next week.
New Trailer of Desperados 3 Presents the Skills of Isabelle Moreau
Barth Faryna, 16 August 2019, 20:02
Desperados 3 is one of the games from THQ Nordic, which will be presented during this year's gamescom fair. However, the publisher has already released a trailer showing the skills of one of the characters appearing in the game - Isabelle Moreau.
First Trailer of Praetorians: HD Remaster
Milosz Szubert, 16 August 2019, 20:00
A trailer of the refreshed version of the strategy game Preatorians, prepared for the gamescom 2019 fair, has appeared on the web. The title will be released on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One at the end of this year.
Commandos 2: HD Remaster on First Trailer
Michael Kulakowski, 16 August 2019, 19:47
Kalypso Media published the first trailer of the remastered version of the tactical strategy game Commandos 2, which was originally released in 2001. The game will launch at the end of this year and will appear on PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch.
King's Bounty 2 on PC and Consoles Has Been Announced
Michael Kulakowski, 15 August 2019, 00:10
1C Entertainment announced King's Bounty 2, a classic turn-based fantasy strategy with RPG elements, the first installment was released in 2008. The game will be launched next year on PCs, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.
Total War Shogun 2 Fall of the Samurai Returns in Total War Saga
Jacob Blazewicz, 13 August 2019, 00:49
Creative Assembly has attached Total War Shogun 2: Fall of the Samurai to the Total War Saga series. On this occasion, the devs prepared a gift for those who have already bought the game and a special offer.
Total War Saga - New Installment Set During the Trojan War
Michael Kulakowski, 09 August 2019, 23:14
Creative Assembly Studio has registered the Total War Saga: Troy trademark, which is associated with the next and unannounced spin-off of the popular strategy game series. As the title suggests, the game will take place during the mythical Trojan War. The title may be revealed during the upcoming gamescom fair.
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.
Sid Meier's Civilization 6 is the Fastest-selling Game in the Series
Adrian Werner, 07 August 2019, 11:28
Take-Two Interactive has announced that it has already sold over 5.5 million copies of Sid Meier's Civilization VI strategy. Thus, the production was the fastest selling part of the series.
Master of Magic - Return of Iconic 4X Strategy Announced
Jacob Blazewicz, 05 August 2019, 23:55
Slitherine Software has acquired the rights to the Master of Magic franchise. Thus, the publisher continues the practice of resurrecting forgotten strategies, this time aiming at the iconic 4X game.
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.
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.
Free Browse Game Enables You to Replay Battle for Winterfell
Bart Swiatek, 31 July 2019, 15:26
An interesting browser game has appeared on the web, which allows us to replay the battle for Winterfell from the eighth season of Game of Thrones. The creator of the production is an independent Polish dev Arek Rebacz (Rarykos).
Fading Embers - New DLC for This War of Mine Announced
Bart Swiatek, 25 July 2019, 17:53
Polish developers at 11 bit studios have announced Fading Embers - another story expansion to the renowned strategy game This War of Mine. The production will go to PCs in August, as part of the This War of Mine: Stories season pass.
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.
Anno 1800: The Sunken Treasures DLC Release Date
Adrian Werner, 20 July 2019, 14:25
Ubisoft has announced the release date of Anno 1800: The Sunken Treasures. The developers have also revealed new details about the DLC.
Story DLC for Total War: Three Kingdoms Announced
Bart Swiatek, 17 July 2019, 12:30
Creative Assembly has announced Total War: Three Kingdoms - Eight Princes, which is the first story expansion to the strategy game released this May. The production will offer a campaign taking place one hundred years after the end of the story presented in the base game. The title will debut on PC on August 8.
Total War: Three Kingdoms Gets Mod Support
Conrad Hazi, 07 July 2019, 01:35
The latest installment of the Total War series, entitled Three Kingdoms, received player mod support. Creators of the game informed at the same time, that they will closely watch the published projects and remove mods that violate the rules or license.
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.