There's a certain tradition Paradox Interactive seems to hold dear with each of its games. Rather than leave players out with an expansion, they're always dish out a handful of new features for free while the loyal players who decided to front them more cash get more bang for their actual buck.
Paradox Interactive typically host an annual event for members of the press to converge on a single location and try out everything the group has up their sleeves. This year it opened to the public with just as much to share as before: like snatching up Jon Shafer for a new project.
Without treading into the realm of meme-inducing bad pop songs - it's Friday! But we're only saying it once. You know it, we know it; everybody looks forward to the weekend. And we'll only acknowledge its existence for a single reason - video games!
The reckoning is close at hand. Judgement day, if you will. The yearly formal announcement of a new Call of Duty game. The events are either met with applause or a myriad of downvotes on YouTube, but today's livestream will likely be a high point for the franchise's rocket history as of late. It's back with Call of Duty: WWII.
Last week saw the regular Europa Universalis IV dev diary touch up the details of the upcoming 'Hungary Update'. There's no solid release date in mind just yet, but let's recap on its efforts.
Not a day goes by that Paradox Interactive have nothing to show of their tightening grip on the industry. Hearts of Iron IV is getting another new expansion later this year.
With Remedy's co-founder and face of Max Payne - Sam Lake - appearing at all sorts of media events over the last month, it stands to reason he and his company wish to expand their grasp on the industry. And if a proposed IPO goes as planned, Remedy Entertainment will be well on their way to that goal.
Sometimes you just seem to wake up one morning and decide you need a little more conflict in your life. Not the real kind, but the virtual kind you can control yet still see spiral far from your reaches. Slitherine and The Artistocrats offer that with Order of Battle: Kriegsmarine - an expansion to their F2P hit.
With EGX Rezzed having taken place a few weeks ago now, Chris and Emma were able to get some hands-on time with Cities: Skylines - Mass Transit; the latest expansion for the popular city builder planned to release later next month. There's a lengthy preview video to prove it, too!
It may not look exactly how you remember the movie, but Reservoir Dogs is gearing up for a video game adaption with a shockingly close May 18 launch date.