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Knights of Pen & Paper coming to PC

Originally a mobile game, Paradox Interactive have announced they are bringing Behold Studios’ “RPG-playing RPG”, Knights of Pen & Paper, to computers. The new version will be named Knight of Pen & Paper +1 Edition, and will launch in Q2 of 2013 on PC, Mac and Linux, and will inlcude improvements and new content over

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Magicka: Wizard Wars Announced

Paradox interactive have revealed that a brand new Magicka game is in development. Magicka: Wizard Wars will be  a ‘four-on-four twitch action-PvP title’ and will ‘focus on competitive play’, so you probably won’t want to play with me — at least not with my current team-kill record in Magicka. The game will be the first

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Slowdown effect? Slow motion trailer for The Showdown Effect released

This latest trailer takes the madness of Arrowhead’s 2.5D multiplayer game, The Showdown Effect, and slows it down upon the sweet and graceful sound of a well-known classical song — one so well known that I don’t know the name of it… but I sure recognise the tune!

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The Showdown Effect pre-order bonuses include instant beta access and free Magicka game

The beta for The Showdown Effect — the next release from Arrowhead Studios, creators of Magicka — launches later today. To accompany the launch, publishers Paradox Interactive have detailed a host of bonuses for anybody pre-ordering the game, including instant access to the beta and a free copy of Magicka if you decide to order

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Dungeonland release date postponed by one week

Paradox Interactive have sent out an email today to inform people that their upcoming hack ‘n’ slash game, Dungeonland, will be delayed by a week. Originally set to release this coming Tuesday on January 22nd, but will now release a week later on January 29th. Ensuring that everything’s as good as can be on day

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Star Dwarves DLC: A Game of Dwarves goes to space

Want to boldly send your dwarves where no dwarf has gone before? Paradox Interactive and Zeal Games have released some new, the Star Dwarves DLC, for A Game of Dwarves that does just that. Priced at £3.99, adds a bunch of astronaut-esque items, new fighter classes, and a new enemy to the game… of dwarves

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Death is permanent in new War of the Roses game mode, coming Wednesday

Paradox Interactive have confirmed the first in a series of monthly updates for War of the Roses today. It’ll hit the game on wednesday, bringing a new sword, a new set of armour, a new helmet, and six other new weapons. Then, there’s a brand new game mode, Pitched Battle. Which will be available to

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War of the Roses Pre-order Bonuses Detailed

Paradox Interactive today announced that War of the Roses is available to pre-order — and if you do so, there’s a few little extras on offer. Everybody who pre-orders will get early access to the game, guaranteed entry to the game’s beta, and a free upgrade to the Digital Deluxe version. However, which version you

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Free Olympic-themed ‘WOOT’ DLC for Magicka!

Paradox have just released some new DLC for Magicka — and unless I missed the announcement, it came totally out of the blue. It ties-in well with the Olympics, adding 10 sporting items, 4 new PvP maps, 3 new challenge maps, and ‘athletic techniques’ (whatever they are). Plus, according to the press release, their “guy

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An Arrow to the Neck: War of the Roses Ranged Combat Trailer

The Olympics is on, if you’ve not heard, and it turns out that spectating archery, with these fancy, modern bows, isn’t all that exciting to me. However, a new trailer for War of the Roses showing good old fashioned longbow-men firing arrows into peoples faces, is a little bit more up my street. Here it

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