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Upheaval Arts Releases Starcraft Universe Beta

by Todd Blackon July 31, 2016
Starcraft Universe was originally designed to be an MMO of the legendary gaming franchise. However, due to legal issues and pressures from Blizzard, the game was downsized to a multiplayer RPG, and one that got help from crowdfunding. Now, after five years of development and plenty of turmoil, the mod is finally available for play. As […]

Nova Covert Mission Pack 2 Arriving For StarCraft II Tuesday

by Todd Blackon July 31, 2016
With expansions of the Starcraft races done, Starcraft 2 continues to get new content through Blizzard’s Mission Packs. The next one to arrive is the second addition to the Nova Covert Ops missions line. With that, Blizzard has made a post on their website about the new missions. Spoilers ahead if you have not played […]

New Content Update For Total War: Warhammer

by Todd Blackon July 31, 2016
Total War: Warhammer recently received new content via the DLC Call of the Beastmen. However, those who simply have the game are being treated to new content as well free of charge as noted by VG 247. Here’s the breakdown of the update: A new hero and mount An entirely new AI-controlled Race as opposition […]

New Champions Kled and Skaarl Join League of Legends Roster

by Todd Blackon July 31, 2016
League of Legends is always adding new members to their legendary roster, and now, the main site for League of Legends has unveiled a new champion in for the of Kled, “The Cantankerous Cavalier”. Here’s the official description of him and his lizard steed Skaarl: “Noxian soldiers say a lot of things about the murderous […]

Christopher Tin Returns To Civilization To Compose New Theme

by Todd Blackon July 31, 2016
Music is an important aspect of any game, as it’s the music you’re listening to that helps get you through boring sections of gameplay like going from one place to another. Or, it can help sell the emotions that are meant to be felt in a cutscene. Though Civilization is a series more known for […]

Qin Shi Huang Leads China In Civilization VI

by Todd Blackon July 30, 2016
For many, China has been one of the most powerful countries in the world for hundreds, if not thousands, of years. So it’s no surprise that they have been announced to be returning to Civilization VI. Joining the country is not only some unique history units and buildings, but also famous leader Qin Shi Huang. […]

Cleopatra Leads Egypt In Civilization VI

by Todd Blackon July 30, 2016
Egypt, one of the most historical countries in the world, and home to many treasures and mysteries, has come back once again for Civilization VI, as revealed on the website.. With them comes one of their most famous leaders, the mighty Cleopatra. Much like the other countries and lands in the game, Egypt will have some […]

Japan and Hojo Tokimuni Enter Civilization VI

by Todd Blackon July 30, 2016
Japan, the land of the rising sun, steeped in tradition and history, and a country held in high esteem to this day, has returned for combat and glory, and will get its chance in Civilization VI. They will be led by Hojo Tokimune, and have many unique aspects of Japanese culture as a part of […]

France and Catherine de’ Medici Arrive In Civilization VI

by Todd Blackon July 30, 2016
Civ VI has a powerful roster already, but now, the Civilization website has revealed that France has returned, and Catherine de’ Medici will lead them into the new world. As per other posts, the unique units and abilities of France were also outlined: “UNIQUE UNIT: GARDE IMPERIALE A group of elite veteran soldiers formed by […]

Civilization VI Pre-Order Bonus Is Aztec Empire

by Todd Blackon July 30, 2016
A post on the Civilization site has revealed a  pre-order bonus for those who purchase Civilization VI early, though it will come to all eventually after a set period of time: “Starting today, those who pre-order Civilization VI will exclusively gain early access* to the Aztec civ, led by Montezuma I, when the game launches […]