Category: Action/Adventure Games


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Microsoft announced that next month they will release Age of Empires 2 HD Edition, an updated version of RTS developed by Ensemble Studios.
Developed by Hidden Path Entertainment, Age of Empires 2 HD Edition comes with an improved engine that supports resolutions up to 1920 × 1080 pixels and allows the use of improved textures and lighting effects.
Age of Empires 2 HD Edition will also include the single-player campaign from Age of Kings and The Conquerors expansion. The game will also benefit from the Steamworks suite that provides rankings, matchmaking, cloud support and achievements.
Age of Empires 2 HD Edition will be released exclusively through Steam and will be playable from April 9.

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The Showdown Effect, game developed by the Arrowhead, studios know for Magicka, are getting close to the beta testing phase.

Those who wish to participate in the beta testing, can register on the official website, but don’t forget to watch the gameplay trailer below.

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This autumn you will be able to play the newest Worms title for PC and consoles, Worms Revolution, the newest title in the series started 17 years ago.

Studios Team 17 promised that the game is based on a new engine that will give players new challenges, in addition to content already known from previous titles, such as weapons symbol of the series – Holy Hand Grenade, Super Sheep, Concrete Donkey and Airstrike.

Worms Revolution is expected on the market in the third quarter of this year, it will be available to PC and consoles, even if they did not specified which consoles.

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Pete Hines, Bethesda Marketing and PR vice president, announced via twitter that this month Skyrim and Rage fans will enjoy new content in the form of DLC’s.

Although no details were offered, in Skyrim is most likely to be introduced horse armor or new areas, Morrowind and Cyrodiil images already existing among the game files.

 
 
 

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The guys from Superannuation seem to be convinced that Warner Bros. are working with Monolith Studios, known for Fear and Gotham City Impostors, in development of the action RPG The Hobbit: Part One, which could be released in December as the movie with the same name.

“We’re pretty sure that Monolith / Warner Bros. Seattle Games are working on an action RPG called The Hobbit: Part One. “

Also, Superannuation says that Warner Bros. will handle the transformation of the second film in the series in a PC game after Snowblind Studios, who were busy creating the Lord of the Rings: War in The North, have almost disappeared.

Robot Entertainment Studio , formed in 2009 by former employees of EnsembleStudios, announces for strategy game fans Orcs Must Die! 2.

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It continues the story started by the first title, offering a new campaign that can be played both single player and co-op in the role of two characters – War Mage or Sorceress. Battles will now be more intense due to the new defense methods that will appear, the number of enemies will also increase. The system of granting rewards will be changed, in the new game you will collect skulls that can be used to improve defense systems or even to replay levels.

THQ has revealed at the investor conference that in the June of this year will be launched the hybrid action / adventure Darksiders II, both for consoles and PC.

Action takes place in a post-apocalyptic universe, and players assume the role of Death, the most feared of the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, who will try to save his brother, War, falsely accused as the one who brought end of the world.

MMO from Lionhead?

Lionhead Studios, responsible for the Fable series could start developing a MMORPG. At least it can be inferred from the notice published on the Microsoft Talent Network through which the company is looking for a programmer with experience in creating MMOs.

Project name was not revealed, but as the most important titles of the studios are Fable and Black & White is one of them likely to underpin future MMO.

With the presentation of a new trailer, THQ announced that the hybrid action / adventure Darksiders II will be released next summer.

Action will take place in a post-apocalyptic world, but players assume the role of Death, the most feared of the four horsemen of the Apocalypse, will try to save their brother, War, falsely accused as the one who brought end of the world.

According to GameStop on January 24 will be released a new DLC for Assassin’s Creed Revelations.

It will include 6 multiplayer maps – Siena, Jerusalem, Dyers, San Donato, Florence and Imperial District of Constantinople – will be available at a price of $ 9.99.