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Thursday | Flight Journal

On This Day in Aviation History

1942 - Twelve Avro Lancaster bombers - six each from No. 44 Squadron and No. 97 Squadron - carry out the longest low-level penetration in World War II to date and the first daylight raid by the Lancaster in an attack on a submarine diesel engine factory at Augsburg, Germany.

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Related Topix: Aircraft, Avro Lancaster, Military Aircraft, Avro Aircraft, World War II, Video Games, Games GI, World News, Germany

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Joystiq

Pre-order Wolfenstein: The New Order, earn Team Fortress 2 hats

Alternate history Nazi shooter Wolfenstein: The New Order is now available for pre-order via Steam , and Valve has opted to sweeten the deal by offering free Team Fortress 2 hats to anyone who plunks down early cash for the PC game.

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Related Topix: Wolfenstein: The New Order, Bethesda Softworks, MachineGames, Video Games, World War II, Games GI

ComputerWorld

Nashorn: JavaScript made great in Java 8

Nashorn, pronounced "nass-horn," is German for "rhinoceros," and it's one of the animal names for a German tank destroyer used in World War II.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Programming Languages, Java, World War II, Video Games, Games GI

Sat Apr 12, 2014

MobyGames

New Game: World War II General Commander: Operation: Watch on the Rhine

World War II: General Commander is an real-time strategy game which brings a mix of scale, combat dynamics, and force management.

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Related Topix: World War II: General Commander, Video Games, Games GI

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Joystiq

A bullet and bad guy love affair in Sniper Elite 3

Bullets soar in slow motion once again in Sniper Elite 3 , a new installment of Rebellion's third-person shooter coming to PS4, Xbox One, PC, Xbox 360 and PS3 this summer.

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Related Topix: Sniper Elite, 505 Games, Video Games, The, Deep Silver, World War II, X360, Games GI, Rebellion, Sniper Elite V2

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Forbes.com

U.S. Defense Policy In The Wake Of The Ukrainian Affair

Ever since the end of the Cold War, there has been an assumption that conventional warfare between reasonably developed nation-states had been abolished.

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Related Topix: Napoleonic Wars, Video Games

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Art Daily

Exhibition brings together all of Wilhelm von Kobell's Napoleonic Wars paintings

On the Third Day of the Battle of Hanau, 1814, 206 x 323 cm, Oil on canvas, Inv.

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Related Topix: Napoleonic Wars, Video Games, World News, Germany, Painting, Arts

GamersHell.com

Enemy Front Limited Edition Detailed

BANDAI NAMCO Games America and CI Games have announced that the Limited Edition of Enemy Front includes the full standalone mission "Raid on St. Nazaire", the game soundtrack, new weapons like the M1 Garand and Webley Pistol and exclusive downloadable content.

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Related Topix: City Interactive, Enemy Front, Video Games, World War II, Games GI

Computer And Video Games

Wolfenstein The New Order trailer gives you nowhere to run

As is typical for the series, The New Order takes place in an alternate history timeline where the Nazis won World War II.

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Related Topix: Wolfenstein: The New Order, Bethesda Softworks, MachineGames, Video Games, World War II, Games GI, The, Deep Silver, Death, The Darkness, 2K Games, Digital Extremes

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Entrepreneur Magazine

Mixed Blessings: 4 Ways Computers Forever Changed How We Work

Fifty years ago today IBM's iconic industrial System 360 mainframe powerhouse made its debut.

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Related Topix: Computers, Laptops/Notebooks, IBM, World War II, Video Games, Games GI, PC, Apiculture, Science

Sun Apr 06, 2014

Free Republic

The Unites States Military Afraid To Discharge Deviants

And, I do have a sensitivity toward people in the military as well as civilians who have developed some sort of "nervous condition."

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Related Topix: US Military, US Marine Corps, US Army, Fort Hood, World War II, Video Games, Games GI

Gamasutra

Supreme Ruler 1936 Beta now available on Steam

Simple answer --- a lot! In our last newsletter we were very excited about moving forward with self-publishing our upcoming Supreme Ruler 1936 title and we had launched a Kickstarter Campaign to fund the final stage of development.

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Related Topix: Supreme Ruler 1936, BattleGoat Studios, Video Games, World War II, Games GI

Sat Apr 05, 2014

Joystiq

Wolfenstein's Doom beta only planned for PS4, Xbox One, PC

Those craving a modern dose of classic shooter franchises can earn beta access for the next Doom game by purchasing Wolfenstein: The New Order .

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Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, X360, World War II, Games GI, id Software, Bethesda Softworks, Doom, Microsoft Xbox, Wolfenstein: The New Order, MachineGames

Fri Apr 04, 2014

National Parks Traveler

Grandma Gatewood's Walk: The Inspiring Story Of The Woman Who Saved The Appalachian Trail

Before Earl Shaffer walked the Appalachian Trail in 1948 in a single trip, no one believed it could be done.

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Related Topix: World War II, Video Games, Games GI, Ohio

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Freshnews

CI Games Reports Highest Consolidated Revenue in Company's History in ...

CI Games recently released its sales figures and financial highlights from 2013.

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Related Topix: Sniper, City Interactive, Video Games, Sniper: Ghost Warrior 2, Lords of the Fallen, Enemy Front, World War II, Games GI, DMD Enterprise, Uprising

Fri Mar 28, 2014

Sussex Sun

Early resident's life was filled with tragedy

The Town of Lisbon had their very first town meeting on April 5, 1842, at the Lisbon Plank Road School .

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Related Topix: Napoleonic Wars, Video Games, Canada

Thu Mar 27, 2014

DailyGame

Wolfenstein: The New Order Release Date, Pre-Order Bonus

The Wolfenstein series hasn't always been one known for its narrative. When we saw Wolfenstein: The New Order at E3 last summer, we left thinking that may change.

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Related Topix: Wolfenstein: The New Order, Bethesda Softworks, MachineGames, Video Games, The, Deep Silver, id Software, Doom, World War II, Games GI

Examiner.com

First full gameplay trailer for Enemy Front released

The trailer, which you can view above, displays a number of combat sequences and gameplay variety, including environmental interaction as well as a bit of stealth.

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Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, City Interactive, Enemy Front, World War II, Games GI

Wed Mar 26, 2014

Joystiq

Wolfenstein: The New Order EU, AUS release dates brought forward for simultaneous launch

Europe and Australia are now getting Wolfenstein: The New Order on the same day North America does, after publisher Bethesda revised the regional release dates today.

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Related Topix: Wolfenstein: The New Order, Bethesda Softworks, MachineGames, Video Games, They, _No Company, World War II, Games GI, id Software, Doom

Tue Mar 25, 2014

Neatorama

Berlin Iron: A Sure Sign of Patriotism

During the Napoleonic Wars, the King of Prussia asked loyal citizens to give up their gold and silver jewelry to finance the war effort.

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Related Topix: Napoleonic Wars, Video Games, King of Prussia, PA

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