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New Skulls of the Shogun trailer released for E3
9 years ago

New Skulls of the Shogun trailer released for E3

17-BIT, formerly known as Haunted Temple Studios, have released a new E3 trailer for their upcoming strategy title Skulls of the Shogun. Those lucky enough to be attending E3 …
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Zen Studios announce CastleStorm for XBLA
9 years ago

Zen Studios announce CastleStorm for XBLA

Pinball moguls, Zen Studios have announced their newest intellectual property, CastleStorm, and gamers will be interested to here that there’s not a flipper in sight. The game is being described as “a new breed of 2D archery projectile warfare and 2D physics-based structure destruction”. Set in a colourful medieval world, CastleStorm is set to bring a challenging mix of real time strategy and resource management to XBLA. Players will make use of a medieval ballista and launch an assortment of explosive weapons including Morningstars, Apple Grenades, Homing Eagles, and even flying sheep, as well as training a fearsome ground attack in the form of swordsmen, knights, and donkey riders, to defeat the onslaught of enemies trying to capture your flag and destroy your castle.

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Awesomenauts Fully Awesome Guide
9 years ago

Awesomenauts Fully Awesome Guide

Your one stop shop for Awesomenauts know-how both for new comers and seasoned players alike!
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Haunted Temple Studios changes name to 17-Bit
9 years ago

Haunted Temple Studios changes name to 17-Bit

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You might know Haunted Temple Studios as the developer of the upcoming action-strategy game Skulls of the Shogun, but you won’t see that name attached when the game is …
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XBLA Primer: What is MOBA?
9 years ago

XBLA Primer: What is MOBA?

While everyone knows what strategy games are, and role playing games, and massively multiplayer online games somehow the multiplayer online battle arena genre remains confusing and mysterious. Perhaps this is because, despite being a combination of strategy, RPG and MMO (aka SRPGMMO, but nobody liked that acronym) being something everyone can understand, it in no way adds up to MOBA. However, like every other genre, MOBA is branching out, growing and adding elements from other beloved genres, so before things get out of hand let us explain what MOBA is.

Okay, so what is it?

The Multiplayer Online Battle Arena genre is a micro-MMORPG experience with strategical elements surrounding it, hence the combination of the three. MOBA combines some of the key features of each genre, and bakes a peculiarly delicious cake. First and foremost, however, MOBA games are team-oriented, with one team competing against one other team. Each team has a core (or something like one) which they must protect. If their core is destroyed, they lose. Read More

Awesomenauts Guide – Yuri
9 years ago

Awesomenauts Guide – Yuri

Abilities Breakdown [springboard type=”youtube” id=”uuANt_OoID4″ player=”xbla001″ width=”640″ height=”360″ ] Special 1: Time Warp – Yuri’s Time Warp, as it is now, is strange. By default it’s a relatively short aura …
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Awesomenauts Guide – Voltar, the Omniscient
9 years ago

Awesomenauts Guide – Voltar, the Omniscient

Abilities Breakdown [springboard type=”youtube” id=”P_VdG6XSXQM” player=”xbla001″ width=”640″ height=”360″ ] Special 1: Heal bot – Voltar’s heal bot is many things, but first and foremost it’s a useful. This ability places …
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Awesomenauts Guide – Clunk
9 years ago

Awesomenauts Guide – Clunk

Abilities Breakdown [springboard type=”youtube” id=”wBaLNZqM4RA” player=”xbla001″ width=”640″ height=”360″ ] Special 1: Explode – Clunk is a little on the unstable side, and like most unstable robots he tends to explode. …
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Awesomenauts Guide – Leon Chameleon

Abilities Breakdown [springboard type=”youtube” id=”0QAY7rNoMfk” player=”xbla001″ width=”640″ height=”400″ ] Special 1: Clone – Leon’s clone is one of the strangest abilities in the game, and one of the most useful. …
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Awesomenauts Guide – Froggy G
9 years ago

Awesomenauts Guide – Froggy G

Abilities Breakdown [springboard type=”youtube” id=”1N0rXx-W7qo” player=”xbla001″ width=”640″ height=”400″ ] Special 1: Whirlpool – Whirlpool deals constant damage to anyone next to Froggy G for as long as Whirlwind lasts. Without …
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