Daily Archives: May 5, 2011

Square Enix launches free comic-game app, Imaginary Range

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Imaginary Range, a comic-cum-collection of mini-games, has hit the App Store for the iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. The free app, developed by h.a.n.d. and published by Square Enix, is a digital comic that launches mini-games as readers make their way through the story.

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Android, Apple Handheld

Spiderweb launches new role-playing game, Avadon

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Spiderweb Software, the 15-year-old indie studio behind such role-playing series as Avernum and Geneforge, is back with their fourteenth release: Avadon. Available for Windows and Mac, players take on the role of a Hand of Avadon, a soldier in the service of the five-nation confederation under the banner of The Pact. The Hands are slowly being exterminated, and it’s up to the player to find out what’s behind the recent assassinations and the machinations at play to undermine The Pact.

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PC News

Din’s Curse (and Demon War) 1.024 patch released

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Another Din’s Curse update for you intrepid adventurers out there. Soldak has released the 1.024 patch today, which includes bug fixes, interface adjustments, and general polish tweaks for the base game and Demon War expansion.

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PC News

Good Old Games – spring update brings new downloader, private messaging, free game

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Good Old Games is preparing its site for a new spring update that will add a host of tweaks and features, with the two biggest being a new downloader application and support for personal messages. To kick things off, GOG and Atari are offering a free game, Microprose’s point-and-click adventure title Dragonsphere.

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PC News

Assassin’s Creed Revelations announced for the 360, PC, and PS3

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Assassin’s Creed is set to return this fall with Assassin’s Creed Revelations for the 360, PC, and PS3. In development at Ubisoft Montreal, with support from Ubisoft studios Annecy, Massive Entertainment, Quebec, Singapore, and Bucharest, Revelations will finish Ezio Auditore’s tale when it hits store shelves this November.

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PC News, PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

Guardian Heroes hitting Live Arcade this fall

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Dear Reader, please believe me when I tell you that this is awesome news: Sega will be releasing Treasure’s classic action-RPG Guardian Heroes for Live Arcade this fall. I still have my launch copy of the game sitting at the ready near one of my three Saturns and play it regularly—it’s that good.

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Xbox 360 News