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Ara: History Untold: Dev Diary, Ep. 11 – Nitrous Engine

By | November 26, 2023

And we are now at the 11th dev diary for Ara: History Untold.In this episode the devs talk about the game engine used in Ara, thatthis game studio actually started in a basement, that they saw the need for their own engine to better use the existing hardware (like multiple CPUs) so that more complex games could be… Read More »

Mystical Conquests – a fantasy retro 4X

By | November 20, 2023

Retro fans will be interested to read about this game: Mythical Conquests is a turn-based 4X in a fantasy setting, which according to its own description draws inspiration from Civ and Age of Wonders. The setting is in a fantasy world, but you do the usual 4X things of expanding your cities, researching new technologies, and fighting battles.… Read More »

Civilization 6 Leader Pass leader spotlight: Harald Hardrada (Varangian)

By | March 25, 2023

The leader spotlight for Harald Hardrada (Varangian) from the Civ6 Leader Pass pack 6: Rulers of England has been released. Head over to this thread to discuss it with us.

Civilization 6 Leader Pass leader spotlights: Theodora and Ludwig II

By | March 12, 2023

The spotlight videos for 2 of the leaders in the Leader Pack “Great Builders have been released. To discuss with us Theordora please click here, and for Ludwig II please click here.

Civilization 6 Leader Pass spotlight: Ramses II

By | February 12, 2023

The spotlight video for Ramses has been released. Come join us discussing him here.

Play the new Civ5 “Game Of The Month” #217

By | January 23, 2023

And also our Civ5 “GOTM” is active this year (although we’re a bit late to announce it here, sorry). In this game, you will play Elizabeth of England, but you’re tied into a team with Bismarck of Germany. It’s a modern era start on a scrambled continents map (DLC required) on Prince level. You have until January 31st… Read More »

Civilization VI: Leader Pass: Great Commanders – 12/14 Developer Livestream

By | December 14, 2022

A livestream by Firaxis of the new DLC pack from the Leader Pass is scheduled for today, December 14, at 11 AM Pacific Time/2 PM Eastern Time/8 PM Central European Time. You can discuss with us in this thread when the stream goes live.

PolyCast 410: Geese Are Nasty, Nasty Birds

By | December 7, 2022

The four-hundred-and-tenth episode of PolyCast, “Geese Are Nasty, Nasty Birds“ is now available for streaming on This episode features regular co-hosts CanusAlbinus, Stephanie “Makahlua”, Phil “TheMeInTeam”, and Jason “MegaBearsFan”. Topics for this episode include: News00h01m45s | Christopher Tin’s Lost Birds Released00h07m36s | Anton Strenger at GDC, Presentation Forum Talk00h23m33s | Should You Build Railroads? Research Lab00h32m08s |… Read More »