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Drakensang: The Dark Eye

2015-04-30

Drakensang Retro Review

Fluent takes a look at Drakensang in a new video, and retro review.
» Continue reading the article...

Shadowrun Chronicles: Boston Lockdown

2015-04-28

Shadowrun Chronicles Impressions

I was given a free review copy of Shadowrun Chronicles: Boston Lockdown from Cliffhanger Productions. Since I'm very busy these days, here is a quick impression.
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Will Witcher 3 Live Up to the Hype?
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32.65%

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39.8%

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22.45%

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Depths of Peril - Win A Digital Steam Copy

by Couchpotato

Alright time for another special key giveaway which will the first of two more this month thanks to Steven Peeler of Soldak Entertainment, So let's get started.

The first game to raffle off this month is Depths of Peril.

Depths of Peril is a single player action RPG (role-playing game) with strong strategy elements. You play as a faction leader protecting the barbarian city, Jorvik, by destroying threatening monsters and completing quests. At the same time, you compete with rival factions to see who will rule the city. Barbarians choose their leaders by fighting to the death!

Now time for the rules.

  1. New registrations are not eligible to win.
  2. You must have over 30 posts on the Forum.
  3. Just post a comment you are interested in winning the game.

I will randomly pick the winners on Monday, May 11th.

Depths of Peril

SP/MP: Single-player
Setting: Fantasy
Genre: Hack & Slash
Platform: PC
Release: Released

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Wednesday - May 06, 2015

Witcher 3 - Retail PC Version FAQ

by Gorath, 04:21

CD Projekt published a FAQ for the retail PC version of their highly ambitious soon to be relased The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. Here a sample:

Q: Do I need Internet access to install the retail PC version of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt?
A: The initial, pre-premiere retail PC batch of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt needs to download a file from our servers to allow play. This file will either be downloaded automatically during installation process or you can choose to download it manually from a dedicated website. Since we have no DRM in the game, this is a security measure we needed to incorporate so the game doesn’t leak during the production process. No worries, the file will not be big. Copies of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt produced after launch will not contain this security feature.

[...]

Q: Can I install and play the game without the GOG.com game code?
 A: Yes you can install and play the game without the [included GOG key for a digital backup - ed.] game code. 

Q: Will I be able to install updates and the free DLCs without using the GOG.com game code?
We decided to offer software support, DLCs, and extra goodies only to gamers who confirm their purchase with the provided game code on GOG.com. This is the only way for us to differentiate between you, honest gamers who bought our game, and pirates who snatched it from the Internet.

Some of this will probably provoke discussions.

Sources:
PCGames.de
Gamestar.de

Witcher 3

SP/MP: Single-player
Setting: Fantasy
Genre: RPG
Platform: PC
Release: In development

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Monsters' Den: Godfall - New Kickstarter

by Gorath, 04:04

Australian developer Dan Stradwick let us know he started a Kickstarter campaign for his next game Monsters' Den: Godfall. The Kickstarter is currently at 2k of a 30k target, with 29 days to go.

A few infos from the Kickstarter page:

 

Monsters' Den: Godfall - A Turn-Based Dungeon-Crawling RPG

  • A turn-based role playing game focused on dungeon crawling and advancement.
  • Found and manage a Mercenary Company. Maintain a roster of heroes, upgrade your keep and adopt doctrines for universal bonuses. 
  • Take direct control of a party of up to four adventurers to lead on missions.
  • Battle groups of enemies in turn-based tactical combat.
  • Procedurally generated dungeons, loot and missions.
  • Overland travel- visit new cities and dungeons, search ruins and find hidden places of interest.
  • Improved character advancement means increased freedom to personalize your team of heroes.
  • Hundreds of unique items that can be customized with enchantments.
  • More than 100 enemy types, each with unique skills requiring different tactical approaches.
  • Random dungeon modifiers add new wrinkles to each mission.
  • Story missions uncover the mysteries of the Godfall.

 

 

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Tanzia - On Steam Greenlight

by Gorath, 03:46

A new indie RPG is running a Steam Greenlight campaign: Tanzia.

Become the greatest shaman to ever lob a fireball. Retrace the steps of your Akazi ancestors to prevent your island home of Tanzia from being overrun by an ancient evil. Your elders will guide you, but it is up to you to master your skills and live up to your family’s legacy. 

An old-style RPG made with modern tech and set in a unique world, Tanzia combines elements of favorite classics like Dragon Warrior, Zelda, and Everquest in an open 3D world full of magic and monsters.

 In a thread here on RPGWatch the developer added:

It's an old-style RPG made with modern tech and set in a unique world. No microtransactions, no ads, no gems to buy to fast-track your progress, just a good old-fashioned RPG.

A story trailer should be released soon.

 

Indie RPGs

SP/MP: Unknown
Setting: Unknown
Genre: RPG
Platform: Unknown
Release: In development

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Tuesday - May 05, 2015

Witcher 3 - Monsters video

by Myrthos, 19:14

Can't have a day without news about The Witcher 3, so here is the latest video with talk about the monsters in the game.

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Witcher 3

SP/MP: Single-player
Setting: Fantasy
Genre: RPG
Platform: PC
Release: In development

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Gamasutra - In game development you'll need to

by Aries100, 18:26

write a game plot summary. Alexander Freed shares his thoughts on thisin a blogpost at Gamasutra.   A quote on what a plot summary is:

A plot summary (or a synopsis, or a narrative outline-call it what you will) is a prose recounting of a game's story, narrating the major events and character beats. It is not a technical document; while it may (or may not) break down the story into clear gameplay elements, suggest asset requirements, and so forth, its emphasis is on telling a story

A quote on who this plot summary is for:

For team members without a direct stake in the particulars of the narrative (e.g., a tools engineer or a QA project manager), a plot summary serves as a useful reference doc to help communicate one aspect of the overall project vision; it's always good for people to understand and be enthusiastic about what they're creating, and a clear, concise, engaging plot summary document will help generate excitement. For team members with a strong direct stake in the narrative particulars, however, a summary doc is even more important. It serves as the first line of defense against unexpected problems and misunderstandings.

An example and the quote for it:

 Example: The Player confronts the warlord and, either diplomatically or through threats and blackmail, learns the location of the downed helicopter and the UN medical supplies. The warlord warns the Player that the guerillas have likely already picked the wreckage clean, but it's unclear whether he's telling the truth.

Why handle the plot summary this way? It certainly makes writing one more difficult, but the summary isn't just meant to tell a story-it's meant to represent the actual game narrative experience. If you're not telling it from the Player's point of view, you're telling a different story altogether and there's no way to be sure whether the game's narrative will hold together. There's no way for others to judge what needs to be built for the game.

Gamasutra

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GOG - Galaxy in Open Beta

by Myrthos, 17:04

You can now try out GOG Galaxy for yourself, as it is in open beta. Galaxy is Good Old Games' standalone client that provides more functionality and features.

GOG

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DA:Inquisition - Patch 7 notes

by Aries100, 15:06

Bioware has released patch 7 for this game. It is an necessary update if you plan to get Black Emporium for free. In this thread at the Bioware forum Jeran gives an overview on what the patch notes are. A quote, then:

[PC] Added new feature that allows users to sheathe and unsheathe their weapons. This feature can be accessed via the key-binding screen.
[PC] Fixed an issue which could result in fog looking wrong when running SLI/Crossfire configurations
[PC] Fixed an issue which would place the AOE targetting reticule to be placed in odd locations when using the mouse look toggle feature
[PC] Fixed some issues which could cause flickering when alt-tabbing while running the game under SLI / Crossfire.
[PC][Xbox 360][Xbox One] Fix for Dragon's Bane Achievement to unlock after killing any 10 High Dragons.
[PS3][PS4] Added trophies for the upcoming "Jaws of Hakkon" DLC
[PS3][PS4] Fix for Dragon's Bane Trophy to unlock after killing any 10 High Dragons.
Added some thrones in Skyhold for players who own DA1 and/or DA2.
Added the ability to salvage multiple items at the same time in multiplayer. 
This can be done in the inventory screen or while you are purchasing packs.

DA:Inquisition

SP/MP: Single + MP
Setting: Fantasy
Genre: RPG
Platform: PC
Release: Released

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Icewind Dale: EE - On Sale

by Myrthos, 13:06

Icewind Dale Extended Edition is on sale at GOG and Steam with a 50% discount.

Besides that some other RPGs are on sale at Steam as well, like: Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning, Sanctuary RPG, Runers and others.

Thanks Francis.

Icewind Dale: EE

SP/MP: Single + MP
Setting: Fantasy
Genre: RPG
Platform: PC
Release: Released

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Sui Generis: Exanima - Preview @ Rock, Paper, Shotgun

by Myrthos, 12:57

RPS checks out Examina, the prelude to Siu Generis.

Exanima isn’t like other RPGs, the Steam store page tells you with some insistence. It’s true for several reasons, but the most obvious is its fully physics-modelled combat which renders close quarters engagements as tense, tactical affairs conducted between two or more appallingly drunk people. Every collision has a physical effect, as subtle or extreme as the speed with which it occurs, and so combat is about caution and timing, dodging incoming swings and finding the time to wind up, directing your weapon in a sweep to connect with your opponent’s most vital areas with the most momentum possible. At least, it’s about these things inasmuch as these things are even possible while piloting someone with a near-lethal blood-alcohol level.

Sui Generis: Exanima

SP/MP: Single-player
Setting: Fantasy
Genre: Action-RPG
Platform: PC
Release: In development

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Kingdom Come: Deliverance - New Screenshots

by Myrthos, 12:52

Some new screenshots from Kingdom Come: Deliverance were made available by Warhorse Studios.

Kingdom Come: Deliverance

SP/MP: Single-player
Setting: Historical
Genre: Action-RPG
Platform: PC
Release: In development

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Outland 17 - Visuals Update

by Myrthos, 12:40

On the Kickstarter page for the tactical RPG Outland 17, an update is provided about the art and visuals in the game.

Creating the environment for Outland 17 has been a fun experience. Though the production of the game has made life quite busy, I have enjoyed every second of it. Working into the wee hours and burning the midnight oil is what every environment artist anticipates. The hard work that everyone on Grenade Tree Games has put in has made our current version of our game a fine piece of digital entertaining art.

I can’t take all of the credit to what you see in the game. We had a very talented concept artist. I simply just made his two concepts into 3D representations. Our team member Rob Allan, who has taken multiple “hats” of our design team, also does a good job in the modularity of the 3D assets. He has created a diverse list of objects by putting stuff together like legos.

The visual style in Outland 17 that we represent is the idea of 18th century colonial wardrobe and architecture infused with sci-fi and high-tech technology. We collected a good amount of references that included a good amount of 18th century architecture, military uniforms and weapons. We went as far as searching YouTube videos of how musket weapons were held and shot. My detailed representations of the concept art is mostly in the “sci-fi” assets. I referenced of a lot of sci-fi games like deus-ex and dead space.

Outland 17

SP/MP: Single + MP
Setting: Sci-Fi
Genre: Tactical RPG
Platform: PC
Release: In development

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OutWard - Teaser Video

by Myrthos, 12:34

A new video has been made available for Outward, which with 5 days to go could use some extra attention to reach their $150K goal on Kickstarter.

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OutWard

SP/MP: Single + MP
Setting: Fantasy
Genre: RPG
Platform: PC
Release: In development

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Project Zomboid - Build 32 Update

by Myrthos, 12:31

In the weekly update for Project Zomboid, we are provided information on build 32, which amongst others is about this:

As the Builds tot up towards 1.0 we’re going to be introducing more and more cool new bits and bobs to the PZ Challenge menu. These will provide new activities for long-term players and take place in interesting areas of the map that are a little off the beaten track. By the time of 1.0 they’ll also have a progression and unlock system attached to them for any fresh faced Project Zombateers who buy the game in the world beyond Early Access.

We currently have two new Challenges up and in the game, which will shortly be going into internal testing for ‘fun factor’ feedback. They’re both pretty nifty, and come from the keyboard of Romain ‘RJ’ Dron.

Winter is Coming

As Game of Thrones obsessives will know all too well, endless winters are rarely pleasant. This Challenge spawns the player in one of several isolated locations on the PZ map, armed only with the knowledge that in seven days’ time a winter will set in like no other before it. The undead hordes will be slowed slightly by the cold, but your challenge will be to survive as long as you possibly can as the temperature suddenly starts to fall.

Project Zomboid

SP/MP: Single-player
Setting: Post-Apoc
Genre: Roguelike
Platform: PC
Release: In development

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Age of Decadence - May Update

by Myrthos, 12:17

In the May development update for Age of Decadence we learn the following is new and changed:

It took us almost 9 months of work to finish the third Chapter. Some of you have participated in the opt-in beta, so you know what to expect. For those who've been patiently waiting or just joining us, here is an overview:

  • the third city and two related locations
  • 20 new quests, 10 side-quests and situations, over 30 new NPCs
  • new items (new uniques, artefact, new armor - lorica hamata, power armor with 4 different modes and 3 power levels)
  • tons of system changes and various improvements
  • helmet and shield crafting, various Crafting improvements
  • improved balance, more skill points
  • new achievements, updated journal pages
  • improved combat feedback: attack tooltips and combat panel.
  • optimization (the game should run much faster especially in the cities)
  • proper endings

Due to the system changes, we *strongly* suggest to start a new game. You should be able to use your existing saves but they won't have all the scripts and changes.

Overall, 19 locations out of 22 are now available. We estimate that we'll need 3 months to finish the remaining locations (since none of them is a city).

What's left are the temple you were sent to find and two locations leading to it (dead river and hellgate). We'll start on Dead River tomorrow and keep you posted.

Since the beta is over, we're switching to monthly updates - expect the next update in early June.

As always, thank you for your support and patience.

Thanks m00n1ight.

Age of Decadence

SP/MP: Single-player
Setting: Post-Apoc
Genre: RPG
Platform: PC
Release: In development

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Pillars of Eternity - Road to Eternity, Part 3

by Myrthos, 12:06

A 5 minute sneak peek from Obsidian's documentary about the making of Pillars of Eternity is provided on the Obsidian forums.

Thanks Francis.

Pillars of Eternity

SP/MP: Single-player
Setting: Fantasy
Genre: RPG
Platform: PC
Release: Released

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Elminage Gothic - 70% Off at Steam

by Myrthos, 08:48

Elminage Gothic is now on sale at Steam with a discount of 70%.

Thanks Zerotown.

Elminage Gothic

SP/MP: Single + MP
Setting: Fantasy
Genre: Dungeon Crawler
Platform: PC
Release: Released

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Monday - May 04, 2015

Hyperdimension Neptunia Re; Birth 1 - A Fluent Let's Play/Gameplay Demo

by Fluent, 16:44

Hello everyone. Smile

In this video, I take the quirky and fun JRPG, Hyperdimension Neptunia Re; Birth 1, for a spin! I show off the gameplay that you can expect to find in this game, and generally just have some fun with the game and play it for close to an hour.

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Hey everyone! Thanks so much for tuning in! In today's video, I do a little "Let's Play" of the fascinating JRPG, Hyperdimension Neptunia Re; Birth 1!

In the video I show off a bit of the dialogue and story cutscenes, some combat, exploration, the world map and even a boss battle that goes horribly, horribly wrong! Watch and see! :)

Enjoy! Cool

Hyperdimension Neptunia Re; Birth 1

SP/MP: Single-player
Setting: Unknown
Genre: J-RPG
Platform: PC
Release: In development

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Orion - Sci-Fi Soundscapes On Kickstarter

by Myrthos, 16:13

This is just a bit RPG related, but Darkraven Europe have a Kickstarter running for another 10 days with which they want to deliver to their backers over 26 new soundscapes for your Science Fiction and Cyberpunk table top games.

So you play table top science fiction or cyberpunk games. Role playing games. Board games. And you've heard of Darkraven and our work to bring those games to life for you. Darkraven's sound project Kickstarters have had almost 1000 backers. And we have delivered engrossing sound for your fantasy adventures, science fiction adventures, and horror adventures. Darkraven is a collective of creatives around the world who work to bring you top quality adventure products which you can see at our website: darkravengames.com.

Our last Kickstarter, Redux, was done by our awesome new talent, Joshua Cohen. This Kickstarter project returns to Darkraven Europe and the sound designer who brought sound to over 800 backers for projects like the massive Fantasy Soundscapes, Cthulhu Soundscape, and Science Fiction Soundscapes. ORION launches here with 26+ tracks and 6+ hours of sound once again feeding your sensory system the future -- from dark, eco-damaged city-scapes to desperate searches for aliens aboard starships.

General News

SP/MP: Unknown
Setting: Unknown
Genre: RPG
Platform: Unknown
Release: In development

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Original Sin - Something Coming Our Way

by Myrthos, 16:09

Larian Studios is now on Instagram and in their first post their they mention something is coming our way, with the following teaser:

Dragon's scale and witch's hair,
Take a peek soon, if you dare.
Tooth of wolf and impish blood,
Something wicked this way comes...

Is it a DLC, a content update or something else?

Original Sin

SP/MP: Single + MP
Setting: Fantasy
Genre: RPG
Platform: PC
Release: Released

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Matt Chat - Paul Neurath Part II

by Myrthos, 12:59

In this second episode of hiw interview with Paul Neurath, Matt continues discussin Ultima Underworld before moving on to other games like Flight Unlimited, System Shock, Thief, and more.

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General News

SP/MP: Unknown
Setting: Unknown
Genre: RPG
Platform: Unknown
Release: In development

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Witcher 3 - Q&A and Gameplay @ Twitch

by Myrthos, 12:57

Tomorrow on GOGs Twitch channel, 45 minutes of gameplay is shown of The Witcher 3 followed by a Q&A.

We will be showcasing 45 minutes of live gameplay with Łukasz “LUq” Wnęk, Counter-Strike 1.6 legend currently working at CD PROJEKT RED, taking control of Geralt. He will be joined by Level Designer Miles Tost, who will provide developer commentary for the new footage focused on combat and gameplay mechanics including melee and long-distance combat, alchemy, exploration, monster hunting, and means of travel.

Once the gameplay portion of the stream is finished, we will hold a live Q&A session on the air. Miles Tost will take the time to respond to live comments coming in via Twitch chat, as well as to select questions from the GOG.com community forums! It's a rare opportunity to ask about all the saucy details of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt development.

During the event, you can expect a Witcher lore contest, in which you will have the chance to exchange your Geralt-related knowledge for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt t-shirts, with a little help from Twitch chat and your friendly neighborhood postal worker.

If you have questions for the folks at CD PROJEKT RED about the upcoming Witcher game, you can submit them right here in this thread on GOG.com forums. You have until Monday, May 4th, at 10:59AM GMT to submit your questions - we'll need some time to select the most interesting ones to throw at the devs during the live chat!

The live event will begin on Tuesday, May 5th, at 6pm GMT / 2pm EDT / 11am PDT at Twitch.tv/GOGcom. Follow the channel to get an email alert when it goes live. See you there!

Witcher 3

SP/MP: Single-player
Setting: Fantasy
Genre: RPG
Platform: PC
Release: In development

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Van Buren - Podcast with Chris Avellone

by Myrthos, 12:50

The Gamers Tavern have a podcast with Chris Avellone about Van Buren (the Fallout 3 that was never made) and that they had a Van Buren tabletop RPG during the development to test things out.

Source: No Mutants Allowed

General News

SP/MP: Unknown
Setting: Unknown
Genre: RPG
Platform: Unknown
Release: In development

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Final Fantasy XV - Tech Demo

by Myrthos, 12:41

A DirectX 12 tech demo for Final Fantasy XV was shown at Microsoft's Build conference and shows the latest state of Square Enix's engine to handle facial animations.

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Final Fantasy XV

SP/MP: Single-player
Setting: Fantasy
Genre: J-RPG
Platform: PS4, Xbox One
Release: In development

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Warside - Avaialble on Steam Early Access

by Myrthos, 11:05

We've received a note that Warside, a MMO from the Russion indie developer Kraken Game Studio is now available on Steam Early Access.

Warside is an unusual mix of game genres. It is a sci-fi session-based MMO with 2,5D shooter gameplay and RPG elements. The game has both PvP and PvE cooperative game modes, it offers 5 different battle-modes, flexible character leveling system, hundreds of weapons, armor suits and gadgets.

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We do not follow MMOs that much, so not sure if this will be on the radar very long.

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SP/MP: Unknown
Setting: Unknown
Genre: RPG
Platform: Unknown
Release: In development

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The Mandate - Post-Funding Update #49

by Myrthos, 10:56

A few days ago an update appeared for Perhihelion's The Mandate. In it the lore update part 1 docuument is discussed, for which they use the acronym LUP1. It is a backer only update, so if you have not backed it, you cannot access the contents.

As mentioned in the previous update the topic of today is the lore update part 1 (LUP1). It includes background information about the Romanov, Arkwright, Black Eagle and Europan factions as well as their respective sub factions. Furthermore, it includes information about how each faction sees both itself and the other factions and makes mention of key figures for each faction.

LUP1 currently stands at 27 pages of text with around 12000 words. This document will grow and expand as we release additional information.

Lore update part 2 (LUP2) will include background information about the Osmani, Rebels, Pirates and a few other factions. It will include a revised and expanded timeline which covers major events in Mandate history. It should help put things in perspective. LUP2 is scheduled for a late May release.

A few notes about the lore updates: 

  • The writing style and vocabulary used may sometimes seem a bit unfamiliar or even obscure. It may even motivate you to dig out your favourite dictionary or at the very least google a few words online. This is intentional and by design
  • Naturally we did not have a lot of time to flesh out the universe before and right after the Kickstarter campaign. As we added sub factions and discussed the role of each major faction it made sense to do certain adjustments. Therefore there are some major changes compared to information we have released previously
  • Whenever there is a conflict between the lore updates and any previously released information then you can assume that the lore updates contain the most current and correct information. For example some of the articles on the official website are out of date
  • We plan to maintain the lore update document going forward and it will contain both a version number and a changelog (in case we add data or do tweaks/typo fixes)

The Mandate

SP/MP: Single + MP
Setting: Sci-Fi
Genre: Strategy-RPG
Platform: PC
Release: In development

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Saturday - May 02, 2015

Hyperdimension Neptunia Re; Birth 1 - Gameplay Overview Video

by Fluent, 18:38

Hi everyone! In this video, I take a look at the fascinating JRPG, Hyperdimension Neptunia Re; Birth 1, and give a general overview of what the gameplay is like, as well as showing off nearly all menu elements, combat, exploration and more!

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Hi everyone!

In this video I take a look at the Japanese role-playing game, Hyperdimension Neptunia Re; Birth 1, for the PC!

The game is a cute, colorful and vibrant RPG, as you will see in the video. In this episode, I show off various gameplay elements from the game, as well as give a general overview of what to expect from it. 

The game has features such as:

Tactical, turn-based combat

Party management

Tons of customization

Unique gameplay elements

CPU super-forms

Tons of humor

Excellent voice acting

A world that spoofs the video game industry

and more!

I've spent a handful of hours with it thus far and would recommend it to any fan of RPGs, as long as you don't mind a little cuteness and a light-hearted, funny adventure!

Hope you enjoy! Laughing

Hyperdimension Neptunia Re; Birth 1

SP/MP: Single-player
Setting: Unknown
Genre: J-RPG
Platform: Unknown
Release: In development

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Underworld Ascendant - May Kickstarter Update

by Couchpotato, 06:03

The latest Underworld Ascendant Kickstarter update this week has more information form producer Chris Siegel about  prototyping, and experimentation using Unity 5.

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Testing Unity 5.0

Over the last month or so we have been working hard on analyzing our engine options for use in Underworld Ascendant. One engine we have been checking out is Unity 5.0. Here’s Chris to let us know what engineers Jeff and will, and lead designer Tim, have discovered.

Preproduction in Unity 5.0

After the Kickstarter we spent a couple of weeks putting Unity 5.0 through its paces. Partly to see what was new, what was updated and what looked better. Most importantly though, to discover if Unity will do what we need it to. Underworld Ascendant will be a very systems heavy game. Our design philosophy is about building a game with real world systems under the hood to bring common sense expectations to the player. The goal is to give players new and interesting ways to interact with our world, and the engine we use to make this game needs to support all of this.

Underworld Ascendant

SP/MP: Single-player
Setting: Fantasy
Genre: RPG
Platform: PC
Release: In development

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DA:Inquisition - The Black Emporium DLC

by Couchpotato, 06:00

BioWae is finally ready to release the The Black Emporium DLC for free on every platform this Tuesday, and they included some other freebies with the download.

Xenon the Antiquarian cordially invites you to experience the high-end shopping of your dreams… bring extra gold! We’re pleased to announce the release of Dragon Age: Inquisition – The Black Emporium, available to download Tuesday, May 5 on PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, and Xbox 360 at no additional cost.

As an added bonus for players of Dragon Age: Origins or Dragon Age II, two new thrones will be unlocked for use at Skyhold. Be sure to download and install the latest Dragon Age: Inquisition game update to get these thrones at no additional cost. Will you lead the Inquisition from the Legacy Kirkwall throne or the Legacy Ferelden throne? The choice is yours!

DA:Inquisition

SP/MP: Single + MP
Setting: Fantasy
Genre: RPG
Platform: PC
Release: Released

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Basilisk Games - Celebrating 10 Years

by Couchpotato, 05:56

Basilisk Games has an updated website, and news from Thomas Riegsecker celebrating that he has been in business for ten years now as an indie developer.

Basilisk Games is 10 years old! We would have never thought in 2005 that we’d still be here working on games in 2015. Time flies when you’re having fun, as they say!

To celebrate our 10-year anniversary, we’ve redesigned the website. Our last update was 6 years ago, so yeah, it was time (edit: although, with all the trouble we’ve had during the upgrade, no wonder we waited six years to do it. -BW). We’re also giving away some free T-Shirts with the new Basilisk logo. Visit here for a chance to win one. We’ll have other specials in the next few weeks.

Oh, and we’re sorry that we’re not quite ready to announce our next title. Rest assured that our next project is being worked on as you read this. More info to come…

Basilisk Games

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