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Monthly Archives: October 2019

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Oct
19

Dota Underlords’ ‘Big Update’ is adding new heroes and shaking up alliances

Valve is drip-feeding information on the next big update for Dota Underlords, which it has conveniently called The Big Update. While there’s no specific information on when exactly it’ll arrive, we are getting a chance to see some of the […]

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Oct
19

Riot has been working on a card game like Legends of Runeterra for nine years

Legends of Runeterra, Riot’s League of Legends-flavored collectable card game, burst onto the scene this week, quickly becoming the most-viewed game on Twitch and earning praise from players. But while League fans only caught wind of the game after some […]

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Oct
19

Paradox won’t pick sides between Valve and Epic, and considers both to be great partners

Paradox Interactive’s grand strategy games have been mainstays on Valve’s Steam storefront for many years. But the company has formed a partnership with the new kid on the block, the Epic Games store, offering Surviving the Aftermath‘s early access version […]

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Oct
19

Paradox is considering making a game for the Chinese market

China is a massive, complicated market for game developers. There’s a substantial potential player-base, but the government’s tough internet regulations make it hard to adequately market a game there. As such, the only game Paradox has released there is Cities: […]

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Oct
19

Imperator: Rome is getting a free Punic Wars content pack

Paradox Interactive announced a new, free expansion coming to Imperator: Rome. The Punic Wars Content Pack covers one of the most bloody and exciting epochs in Roman history – its brutal rivalry with Carthage over Sicily and ultimately, control over […]

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Oct
19

Paradox says cross-play is “the way to go”, but technical limitations are a struggle

Aside from being strong single-player experiences, Paradox games often include a compelling multiplayer element as well. Playing along-side friends is one of the greatest assets for longevity in the genre. Now Paradox have started overseeing console versions, there’s the option […]

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Oct
19

Stellaris: Galaxy Command is “fucked up”, but Paradox still wants to do something on mobile

Earlier this week, Stellaris: Galaxy Command, a mobile spin-off of the sci-fi grand strategy game, was launched in beta. Less than 24 hours later, it was pulled, when it was found to contain assets that were just altered images from the Halo […]

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Oct
19

Crusader Kings 3 is confirmed and coming in 2020

It’s official: Paradox is working on Crusader Kings III. The announcement was just made at Paradox Con 2019, and is sure to be the biggest news of this year’s show. This follows just days after the famed strategy publisher made […]

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Oct
19

Prison Architect’s Psych Ward is coming to PC, and there’s more DLC next year

Prison Architect is getting brand new DLC in 2020. In the meantime, its Psych Ward expansion is coming to PC with the Warden’s Edition. This will be the game’s first expansion on PC since publisher Paradox Interactive bought it from indie […]

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Oct
19

Join the resistance in the new Hearts of Iron 4 DLC

Surprising probably no one, grand strategy specialist Paradox has announced another expansion for Hearts of Iron IV at its annual jamboree, PDX Con. It’s called La Resistance, it doesn’t yet have a release date, and it’s all about espionage and […]