Humankind map creation contest: The winners

By | September 16, 2021

The winners of the Humankind map creation contest have been announced! The best 10 maps for Humankind, plus the community choice of most subscribed map have been announced today by Amplitude, and can be found here. The map winning the main prize is the Giant Earth Map by our own Gedemon! We are very thrilled about this, and… Read More »

Paradox Interactive strategy weekend sale

By | September 16, 2021

Paradox Interactive has currently a sale of a big bunch of their games. There are discounts up to 80% on various games, including Hearts of Iron IV, Europa Universales IV, Crusader Kings III, Stellaris (currently free), and more. Check out the sales here.

30 years of Civilization: Civilization 1 HD Tour With Mods & Scenarios

By | September 16, 2021

Our user Blake00 has made a very special present for Civ’s 30th birthday: A video series showing what things Civ1 is capable of! Would you have thought that you can play Civ1 in HD quality? That there are mods for Civ1? That you can get really good sound for Civ1? Or that you could play it on the… Read More »

Old World designer notes #8: Soren Johnson on opinions

By | September 16, 2021

Soren Johnson has published a new blog post, this time about “Opinions”, have a read here. This blog post is mostly about how in the Civ games, you would mainly need to deal with threats from the outside, and the only thing which internally is causing issues is unhappiness and related concepts. This is a very simple mechanic,… Read More »

Humankind beta-version for Mac now available

By | September 16, 2021

Amplitude has announced yesterday that a beta-version of Humankind for Mac should be available now. You can read all the necessary information here:

Old World patch, September 15

By | September 15, 2021

The developers of Old World have released a new patch. Besides various bug fixes, the game now includes a manual and a tutorial! Discuss this patch in our forum: Follow this discussion on Twitter:

Humankind is the best selling PC game for August 2021

By | September 15, 2021

Both PCGamesN and Venturebeat report that latest sales numbers report Humankind as the best selling PC game for August. It’s overall 4th, after 3 multi-platform games, it is also the best selling strategy game after Crusader Kings III last year and in addition so far the best selling PC game of the year. It is great to see… Read More »

More sales: Stellaris for free, 10% discount on Old World

By | September 14, 2021

Next to the ongoing Stardock sale, there is more fodder coming for us Civ-fanatics! Stellaris, a 4X space game from Paradox, is for free until September 20. Get it for free here. But if you’re looking for something newer, more civ-like, then have a look at Old World, which is currently 10% discounted down to 30€ until September… Read More »