Excerpt: Every now and then a developer takes the risk to break the mold of tried and true designs and ventures off into the unknown. Sometimes these experiments succeed and catch on, other times they go unnoticed and a unique creation gets forgotten.
Summary: Filling dad’s shoes has rarely been a more ambitious undertaking. Your role, as one of eight offspring of a fallen god, is to take your cast-down father’s place in the pantheon that sits on high. Your tools are honed, your mission is clear.
Summary: Amidst a slew of initial connectivity problems, an inordinate number of pirated copies, and a broken street date, Gas Powered Games has finally released Demigod , their take on the immensely popular DotA (Defense of the Ancients) .
Excerpt: In 1974, Gary Gygax and Dave Arneson published Dungeons and Dragons, refining the experience of table-top wargaming to the control of a single character in a fantasy world. Twenty-five years later, Gas Powered Games and Stardock Entertainment have teamed up with a similar purpose: bring the focus of...
Excerpt: Name: Demigod Genre: RTS, Action, RPG Platform: PC Over the past few years, real-time strategy games have changed. For some time, developers refused to innovate, but slowly they've adapted, taking more creative risks.