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Total War: Warhammer 3 With Vastly Improved Sieges

Adrian Werner, 13 October 2021, 14:13

Creative Assembly released new gameplay video from Total War: Warhammer III, whowing off the improved siege battle mechanics.

New Version of BFME Middle-Earth Extended Edition Mod for Battle for Middle-earth

Adrian Werner, 08 October 2021, 15:27

Update 0.995 for Middle-Earth Extended Edition, one of the most important mods for the classic RTS Lord of the Rings: Battle for Middle-earth, has been released.

Stop the Mongols in Free Game Vedelem: The Golden Horde

GRG, 04 October 2021, 14:02

Vedelem: The Golden Horde is a strategy game developed as a student project, made available for free and warmly received on Steam.

Paradox Cancels Unannounced Projects in Return to the Roots

Adrian Werner, 02 October 2021, 20:53

Paradox Interactive wants to focus on the genres in which it does best. Therefore, the publisher has canceled a number of unannounced projects.

Humankind and Psychonauts 2 Among Steam's Biggest August Release

Hubert Sledziewski, 25 September 2021, 21:04

A list of the biggest game releases of August was announced on Steam. It includes such items as Humankind, Psychonauts 2, Naraka: Bladepoint, 12 Minutes, King's Bounty 2 or Road 96.

OpenHV - Free RTS Based on C&C Red Alert Gets New Version

Adrian Werner, 24 September 2021, 14:23

A new version of the open-source game OpenHV, a free RTS based on the Command &Conquer: Red Alert's OpenRA project, has been released.

Age of Empires 4's New Official Gameplay Shows Multiplayer

Przemyslaw Dygas, 20 September 2021, 16:00

Extensive gameplay footage from Age of Empires 4 has appeared online. It provides a better look at the upcoming game by Relic Entertainment.

Victoria 3 Will Not Shy Away From the Problems of Slavery

Qskan, 20 September 2021, 13:36

The developers working on Victoria 3 have assured that their title will not overlook or downplay the role of slaves in the development of the 19th-century world.

Jagged Alliance 3 Announcement Trailer; Release Coming 'Soon'

Hubert Sledziewski, 17 September 2021, 21:40

Today, THQ Nordic announced Jagged Alliance 3. So far we only got an announcement trailer, but the title is expected to debut 'soon' on PC.

Humankind Patch 1.0.3.253 Adds City Sieges Using Fleets

Hubert Sledziewski, 17 September 2021, 20:24

Today, Humankind received patch 1.0.3.253. Along with it - in addition to numerous fixes and changes to the balance - the game gained a long-awaited feature. It is the ability to siege cities with naval units.

Timberborn Records Good Launch on Steam

GRG, 16 September 2021, 13:54

The original city builder starring beavers recorded a successful launch on Steam.

Stellaris Devs Pay Tribute to Lem in New Update

GRG, 15 September 2021, 16:03

The creators of Stellaris have celebrated the 100th anniversary of Stanislaw Lem's birth with a new update and a partnership with the Polish Science Fiction Foundation.

Age of Empires 4 Open Tests This Weekend

Adrian Werner, 15 September 2021, 12:05

This weekend we will be able to test Age of Empires 4 for free thanks to the so-called Technical Stress Test.

Total War Warhammer 3 Video Shows Grand Empire of Cathay in Action

Hubert Sledziewski, 14 September 2021, 17:29

Today, Creative Assembly presented the Grand Empire of Cathay, one of the factions available in Total War: Warhammer 3. Selecting it, we'll be able to lead Jade Warriors, Celestial Dragon Guard or Jade Longma Riders, among others.

Total War: Warhammer 3 Delayed

Jacob Blazewicz, 13 September 2021, 21:30

Total War: Warhammer 3 will not launch this year. Creative Assembly decided to slightly delay the debut of their new game.

Extensive Gameplay Footage From Age of Empires 4 Leaked Online

Agnes Adamus, 13 September 2021, 18:00

Extensive gameplay from Age of Empires 4's closed beta has leaked onto the Internet. Over the past two weeks, one of the participants of the tests has published a total of over an hour of footage.

Open Beta of Firefly's Romans: Age of Caesar Begins

GRG, 11 September 2021, 20:16

The official website of Romans: Age of Caesar, a strategy game from the creators of the Stronghold series, has lunched open beta testing.

New Patch for Humankind Nerfs Omniscient AI

Jacob Blazewicz, 08 September 2021, 19:49

Amplitude Studios released patch 1.2.139 for Humankind. The update fixes more bugs in this rising 4X strategy game, including one that gives an unfair advantage to one of the empires.

Paradox Interactive CEO Replaced by Her Predecessor

Adrian Werner, 02 September 2021, 16:48

Ebba Ljungerud is no longer the CEO of Paradox Interactive. She has been replaced by Fredrik Wester, who has held this role in the past.

New Expansion for Surviving Mars Announced - Explore Caves and Mine Asteroids

Gacek, 01 September 2021, 13:56

Surviving Mars: Below & Beyond is the next big expansion for the 2018 space city builder. The DLC will enable us to explore the underground and mine resources from asteroids.

Age of Empires 4 PC Full System Requirements

Adrian Werner, 01 September 2021, 11:53

We finally got to know the recommended system requirements for Age of Empires 4, the next installment of the popular historical RTS series.

First Gamplay From the Promising RTS Roman Empire Wars

Adrian Werner, 31 August 2021, 12:02

Emperor Games released the first trailer with gameplay footage from the real-time strategy game Roman Empire Wars.

Humankind Devs Prioritize Modding Tools

Bebop, 29 August 2021, 18:04

The devs of Humankind Strategy assure that enabling creation of mods for their game remains an essential issue. However, the work is not progressing as fast as they assumed.

Here's Warcraft 3: Reforged if Blizzard Had Done a Proper Job

Paul Musiolik, 29 August 2021, 17:26

Youtuber by the handle AXCEL prepared a demonstration of Warcraft 3: Reforged powered by an early version of Unreal Engine 5. The result, although the project is modest in scope, looks great.

Humankind - First Beta Patch Fixes Oil Issues

Adrian Werner, 26 August 2021, 15:59

Beta patch 1.0.2.116 for the strategy game Humankind has been released. It solves problems with raw materials, fixes a ton of technical errors and improves the AI.

Fragile Existence is an Ambitious Space RTS for Battlestar Galactica Fans

Adrian Werner, 26 August 2021, 11:30

Fragile Existence, an ambitious RTS inspired by the Battlestar Galactica series that will enable us to fight battles in space and on planetary surfaces, was announced during gamescom 2021.

Age of Empires 4 Trailer Presents Next Civilization and Campaign

Christian Pieniazek, 25 August 2021, 22:02

Microsoft, Relic Entertainment, and World's Edge have shown a new trailer for Age of Empires IV during GamesCom 2021. The video presents the next civilization and the next campaign.

Jurassic World Evolution 2 Release Date and Gamescom 2021 Trailer

Jacob Blazewicz, 25 August 2021, 21:27

Jurassic World Evolution 2 already has a release date. It was revealed in a new gameplay trailer, which was presented at GamesCom 2021.

Crusader Kings 3 Coming to XSX|S; Changes to Interface Announced

Hubert Sledziewski, 24 August 2021, 20:24

During the Xbox Gamescom 2021 showcase, it was announced that Crusader Kings 3 will be coming to Xbox Series X and S consoles, but it won't be the same as the PC version.

Trebuchets Coming to Age of Empires 4

Hubert Sledziewski, 24 August 2021, 19:48

During the Xbox Gamescom 2021 showcase, we learned that Age of Empires 4 will enable us to use trebuchets during sieges.

First Reviews: King's Bounty 2 - Tactical but Laborious

Jacob Blazewicz, 23 August 2021, 21:30

King's Bounty II lived to see the first reviews. Journalists appreciated the tactical dimension of the game, but some elements met with criticism.

Humankind Lacks Oil; 'Bug' Stunts Civilization's Growth [UPDATED]

Jacob Blazewicz, 23 August 2021, 15:04

Humankind has captivated the players, despite some problems. One of them is that finding crude oil deposits borders on miracle.

Humankind and Naraka Go Big on Steam, but Only One of Them Gains Popularity

Adrian Werner, 23 August 2021, 11:10

Humankind was the biggest bestseller of last week on Steam. However, the true phenomenon is Naraka: Bladepoint, which is growing in popularity day by day.

11 Bit Studios Reacts to Frostpunk 2 Preorder Scam and Warns Players

Qskan, 19 August 2021, 14:51

A pre-order for Frostpunk 2 appeared on one of the websites, but the creators at 11 bit studios strongly denied having anything to do with it and warned against the possibility of fraud.

First Reviews: Humankind - a New Rival to Civilization

Jacob Blazewicz, 16 August 2021, 19:24

First reviews of Humankind started appearing across the web. The game turned out to be a great alternative to the iconic Civilization, although it falls somewhat short of perfection.

Chinese Version of Age of Empires in Development

Czarus, 14 August 2021, 20:00

A mobile version of Age of Empires called Return to Empire is in production. The game, staying faithful to its RTS roots, will debut in China.

Disciples: Liberation Release Date and System Requirements

Gacek, 12 August 2021, 20:51

Disciples: Liberation is the fourth installment of the well-known strategy RPG series. The developers have revealed its release date and system requirements.

Frostpunk 2 Officially Announced; Watch the Trailer

Hubert Sledziewski, 12 August 2021, 20:12

11 bit studios has announced Frostpunk 2 and released the game's first trailer.

Age of Empires 2: Dawn of the Dukes Launches

Czarus, 11 August 2021, 16:42

Yesterday marked the release of Dawn of the Dukes, an expansion to the iconic strategy game Age of Empires 2. The addition introduces, e.g. Poland as a playable nation. Brace yourselves, the winged hussars have arrived.

Humankind - Civilization's Rival From Day One on Xbox Game Pass PC [UPDATED]

Agnes Adamus, 10 August 2021, 17:59

Another title that will be available on Xbox Game Pass from day one has been announced. It is the 4X strategy game Humankind. The game will be released exclusively on PC.

HoI4: The Great War - New Version of Ambitious Hearts of Iron IV Mod Goes Live

Adrian Werner, 08 August 2021, 19:25

A new version of The Great War, an extensive mod for Hearts of Iron 4 that focuses on recreating World War I, has been released.

USSR Update for Hearts of Iron 4 Will be Massive

Iltutmis, 05 August 2021, 15:08

Paradox Development employees are back from vacation, and so is their Dev Diary. Yesterday, new information was published regarding the Barbarossa update for Hearts of Iron 4. The Soviet Union is about to undergo a lot of changes.

Age of Empires 4 Beta Starts Tomorrow; Sign-ups Ongoing

Przemyslaw Dygas, 04 August 2021, 12:07

Closed beta tests of Age of Empires 4 will begin tomorrow. It will be the first opportunity to play the next part of the iconic series.

Age of Empires 4 on New Trailers; Abbasids and Sea Battles

Iltutmis, 02 August 2021, 12:41

New Age of Empires 4 trailers show off naval fleets and introduce the Abbasid civilization and its camel riders. It will be hard to get bored in the upcoming RTS.

New Version of Medieval 2: Total War Mod Roar of Conquest Goes Live

Adrian Werner, 01 August 2021, 13:41

Version 2.0 of the extensive mod called Roar of Conquest: Late Middle Ages for Medieval II: Total War - Kingdoms has been released. The project signifcantly expands most elements of the game, including the strategic map.

One Man's Strategy Game Hexoplanet Announced

Hubert Sledziewski, 31 July 2021, 19:24

A lovely economic strategy game about robots colonizing a new planet, Hexoplanet, has been announced. The game is being developed by only one person and is due out next year.

King's Bounty 2 Goes Gold; New System Requirements Revealed

Hubert Sledziewski, 29 July 2021, 20:55

Work on King's Bounty 2 has been completed. The developers are preparing for the August launch and have provided new, rather high system requirements for the PC version.

Stronghold Overlords Mod Version 0.9 Goes Live

Adrian Werner, 28 July 2021, 15:36

Popular Stronghold Overlords mod for Stronghold: Crusader received version 0.9. It introduces two new maps.

Total War Saga: Troy Release Date on Steam, Mythos Expansion Inbound

Adrian Werner, 28 July 2021, 11:54

We know when Total War Saga: Troy will debut on Steam. The developers have also announced the Mythos expansion, which will enhance the fantasy elements, and a free historical realism mode to be released as part of the update.

Shattered Paradise - Fan-made C&C: Tiberian Sun Expansion Gets New Version

Adrian Werner, 27 July 2021, 16:36

A new version of the Shattered Paradise project, a standalone expansion mod for Command & Conquer: Tiberian Sun, has been released. This is pretty much a free game built on the foundations of this iconic RTS.