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Weekly Roundup: It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year

Top Gaming News Civilization: Beyond Earth is almost here for Mac! We report on some great news in addition to the latest progress in our weekly Civilization: Beyond Earth Development Update. Black Friday = Awesome Deals. And GameAgent is your ultimate guide and tool for getting the best. Check out …


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3 Tips to Rock Black Friday 2014

Black Friday is coming up next week! And that means the best opportunity to find the best deals on all your favorite games is almost here. Cue Andy Williams as you read the rest of this post… With the Black Friday Season upon us, we thought we’d put together a …



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Weekly Roundup: Die a Hero, or Become the Villain

Top Gaming News Hey, Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel players! It’s time to play as your favorite sociopathic, murderous, egomaniacal villain hero, Handsome Jack! (Or rather, a pretty damn close body double.) Curious about what it’s like to play as “Handsome Jack?” Gearbox Software head Randy Pitchford shows you himself over at GameSpot while …


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Civilization: Beyond Earth Mac and Linux Dev Update #3

This week we made some new breakthroughs but are also still wrangling with some performance issues as well as new problems that could affect cross-platform multiplayer. Status Our dev team is still working as hard as ever, and this week saw some great breakthroughs in terms of performance. For instance, …



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Weekly Roundup: WTF, Gandhi?

Top Gaming News We published our latest Civilization: Beyond Earth Mac and Linux Dev Update earlier this week, and while Aspyr hit a snag, they also officially confirmed support for mods via Steam Workshop! In other Civilization news, Gandhi is still a jerk. Why would a proclaimed pacifist seem so eager …


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Overwatch is Blizzard’s New Franchise, and It Looks Amazing

BlizzCon is going on right now, and Blizzard wasted no time in making a huge announcement: their newest franchise, a team-based shooter, is called Overwatch! The game is very colorful and looks like lots of fun, with great characters and a neat world. Different characters will have different abilities, similar to …


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Why You Should Fear Gandhi in Civilization Games

Have you ever played a game of Civilization V (or any of the older numbered versions), only to have the continent you’re trying to conquer completely annihilated by the “supposed pacifist” Gandhi and a fleet of nuclear missiles? That’s not by accident (or, at least, not any more…). A new …