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Monthly Archives: February 2021

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Feb
28

Civ 2 at 25 – one of the most important 4X strategy games of all time

Can you remember the first time you played a Civilization game, and what it was that got you hooked? Was it the exploration? Empire management? Warfare? Without a doubt this 4X series is a cornerstone of the strategy gaming world, and […]

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Feb
28

Elden Ring won’t “pull a Winds of Winter”

We do not have substantial news on Elden Ring, but two prominent journalists in the know about the RPG game believe we should hear something soon. The first is VentureBeat’s Jeff Grubb, who’s been adamant that From Software and George […]

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Feb
28

Doom Eternal has made over $450 million in revenue

Last year’s Doom Eternal made quite a bit of money for a single-player FPS game. Information gleamed from an ex-employee of id Software’s public profile has the sequel raking in nearly half a million dollars in its first nine months. The figure […]

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Feb
28

How the Warcraft 3 community is reforging the classic RTS

Warcraft 3: Reforged’s players have been in limbo since its release back in January 2020. Promises of multiplayer fixes and features have gone largely unfulfilled in that time, with developer updates halting in August 2020 and the original Reforged team […]

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Feb
28

Looks like E3 2021 won’t be a live event

It seems like E3 is trying to go digital again year. A list of proposed events in the are seems to confirm the videogames conference won’t be returning to a live setting just yet. A user on ResetEra spotted that an agenda for […]

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Feb
27

Hideo Kojima was in talks for a Stadia exclusive, says report

Google announced it was ending in-house game development for Stadia at the start of February, and a number of the cancelled games and projects within the company have been revealed, according to a new report. According to VGC, Google shut down a […]

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Feb
27

A Minecraft player has invented self-mining TNT

Tunneling in Minecraft can be a pain. Thankfully, someone’s devised a way of automating it, sort of. A new data pack lets you create TNT that will blow a hole in whatever direction you’d like, just be careful where you point […]

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Feb
27

Anno 1800 is running another free weekend, 50% discount

The historical strategy game Anno 1800 is currently free for the weekend, and if you play it, you can get the full version for a rather large discount. The free period began on February 25, running through to Monday, March 1, […]

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Feb
27

Warframe’s TennoCon 2021 going all digital, devs tease spring updates

For the second year running, TennoCon, the event that celebrates all things Warframe, is going all digital. Fret not, however, as the flow of updates continues, with two coming this spring to the ninja game. In the latest devstream, developer […]

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Feb
27

Civilization 6 gets Civ 5’s maps thanks to this mod

Saying goodbye to an old game when the sequel comes out can be difficult, especially when the gaps between installments are long. A Civilization 6 player has decided to ease this pain for Civilization 5 fans by converting a bunch […]