Sunday Sep 14
This Is Lancashire
War of the Roses! Annual Black Pudding Throwing Championships held in Ramsbottom
THE age-old rivalry between Lancashire and Yorkshire was rekindled in Ramsbottom yesterday for the official World Black Pudding Throwing Championships. Hundreds travelled from across the country - and beyond - to be part of the quirky symbolic tradition which has its origins the War of the Roses.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Caribbean! / Content update + Second video devblog
To highlight the most important additions and changes in detail, the studio prepared a new video development blog: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OuvrAKw7sPg 'Caribbean!' will also be available for purchase at the discounted price on Steam throughout the week: http://store.steampowered.com/app/293010 Developed by Snowbird Games and based on Mount & Blade: Warband's engine, 'Caribbean!' is a sandbox pirate RPG that blends the most engaging melee system and firearm combat with naval battles, detailed crew and fleet management. Set in 17 th century Caribbean, where unspeakable riches drew many European powers and pirates into a great fight, the game lets players decide their own role and create their own pirate adventure.
Mon Sep 08, 2014
"Europa Universalis IV is The Best Genocide Simulator of The Year"
When you finally get a ship over to North America, you'll notice that things look a little different. Europe is crammed cheek to jowl with minor duchies and single-province powers, at least in the early game.
Sat Sep 06, 2014
The King's Curse: null / Philippa Gregory
Gregory wraps up her Cousins' War series by bidding farewell to the bloody War of the Roses with the ascension of King Henry VIII, as witnessed by Lady Margaret Pole, a member of the defeated Plantagenet family. Her cousin Elizabeth of York finds Margaret a position as lady-in-waiting to Katherine of Aragon, who marries her dead husband's brother, Henry VIII.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
Inside Mac Games
Cities In Motion 2 Collection Available Now
Paradox Interactive 's Cities in Motion 2 Collection is available to purchase now at Mac Game Store . The compilation includes the mass transit simulator sequel as well as seven additional content packs.
Inside Mac Games
Tropico 5 Releases September 19
Kalypso Media has announced a September 19 release date for Tropico 5 . The next installment of the dictatorial city-builder series is currently in development at Haemimont Studios and allows players to start their reign during colonial times and maintain control beyond the 21st century.
New Map Added to Magicka: Wizard Wars
A third map has been introduced to the Magicka: Wizard Wars ' rotating arsenal of 4v4 battlegrounds, Paradox Interactive announced.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
Supreme Ruler Ultimate Announced
BattleGoat Studios announces Supreme Ruler Ultimate , which blends the most successful elements of Supreme Ruler 1936 and Supreme Ruler 2020 to create what they call "the most ambitious and comprehensive" installment in the strategy series.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Judi Dench Joins Cast Of The Hollow Crown: The War Of The Roses
Judi Dench has officially joined the cast of the BBC miniseries, The Hollow Crown: The War of The Roses .
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Escape Dead Island release date announced
Escape Dead Island launches 21st November 2014 in Europe and 18th November in North America, publisher Deep Silver has announced.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Inside Mac Games
Paradox Announces Eu IV, CK II Expansions
Paradox Interactive recently revealed new game expansions for Europa Universalis IV and Crusader Kings II .
Fri Aug 22, 2014
More Casting for The Hollow Crown: War of the Roses
The BBC has added more star power to its upcoming TV adaptations of Shakespeare plays.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Europa Universalis IV: Wealth of Nations
Wealth of Nations is an expansion for Europa Univeralis IV . The focus of WoN is to provide non-military options to players.
Video: Exclusive interview with best-selling author Philippa Gregory
Ms Gregory discusses her latest novel, The King's Curse, and reveals details of her plans for her next book on Henry VIII's last Queen, Catherine Parr.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Europa Universalis IV: Art of War gamescom 2014 Announcement Trailer
In Art of War, players of Europa Universalis IV will add new possibilities to explore what Clausewitz called the 'continuation of politics by other means.'