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Starcraft: Brood War and Diablo 2 are Getting Updated

It looks like Diablo 2 and StarCraft: Brood Wars are getting their first update in years.In his post regarding Diablo 2, he stated: "Overall, to give you some more insight on where we are currently for Diablo II, we would love to bring a higher resolution such as WarIII with its 1920 X 1080.

Total War Warhammer Tops Half a Million Sales on Steam

As a long time fan of the Warhammer franchise and the Total War franchise, it doesn't surprise me that the blending of the two has made a huge splash in the gaming community.A splash that, according to Creative Assembly, was to the tune of half a million sales in the first few days -- surpassing any other in the Total War franchise history.

Halo Wars 2 Will Be Playable at E3

The first entry did what it could to mitigate the issues of playing a RTS effectively with a controller and they did a solid job.Microsoft has been spending more time recently showcasing Gears of War 4 for its upcoming fall release but as we get closer to E3 they're beginning to talk a little more about Halo Wars 2 and what to expect.

Are we ever going to get Warcraft IV?

With subs turning down and a new movie on the way, is it time to see a new Warcraft RTS title?Two big elements have kept Warcraft IV from happening: Starcraft 2 and World of Warcraft.

Pick up Homeworld: Deserts of Kharak for 50% off on Steam this week

Whether you are a fan of the original Homeworld or a newcomer, getting this title at half off is a great deal Gearbox Software's latest game -- Homeworld: Deserts of Kharak is on sale for 50% off on Steam.It's all part of the Steam Summer Picnic Sale going on right now.

How Strategy Games Could be Better if They Had More Weather

As strategy games become more and more concerned with iterative releases (Civilization 6, Dawn of War 3, etc.Some of a player's most memorable moments in gaming come from weather effects.

Shiro Games Releases New Strategy RTS Northgard on Steam Early Access

Bordeaux, France-based Shiro Games has announced the release of its newest strategy RTS, Northgard, on Steam Early Access.Nicolas Cannasse, Shiro Games’ co-founder, is excited to not only bring the team’s vision to Steam Early Access, but to also get the community’s feedback and advice on how Northgard currently plays – and how Shiro can improve it moving forward.

Northgard Guide: Tips and Tricks For Getting Started with Your First Settlement

To get you started on the right boot, we’ve put together this guide full of tips, tricks, and strategies for starting your first settlement in Northgard, which will set you up for victory in the mid-to-late game.But first, you’ll want to build a House so that your Town Hall can keep pumping out villagers at a steady pace.

Two Viking Factions We Want to Round Out Northgard's Clan Choices

But, as you might notice in the picture, there are two factions not released yet.So, if I were the developer, what two other factions would I add to Northgard first?

New Features Coming To Dawn Of War III That Will Shake Up The Franchise

It's weird to think it was almost a year ago the announcement trailer for Dawn Of War III finally arrived, offering a glimpse into what is (presumably) the opening cinematic.Get ready to relive that joy on a much more destructive scale with each faction's super weapon!

Northgard Update: Viking RTS Gets Base-Game Upgrades, New Clan

Focused on mercantilism and exploration, the Raven Clan looks to build a new dynamic within the already deep Northgard RTS formula.Let's take a look at what Shiro's bringing to the table in this new update.

Retrowatch: KKND2: Krossfire - One of the Best RTS of the 90s

This week we take a trip down the RTS retro road with KKND2: Krossfire.While most RTS games allow for a more passive-aggressive or defensive playstyle to some degree, KKND2 doesn't.

Dawn Of War III: Multiplayer Beta Impressions

We've had our eye on Dawn Of War III for some time now, impatiently waiting for a new RTS experience in the Warhammer 40,000 universe.Sadly, this beta didn't include single player, which is actually what I was personally most interested in trying out.

Try These 5 Mods to Take Your Stellaris Game Out of This World

This mod offers an event that shows up upon completion of a habitat station.After the first specialization is set, changing the habitat's specialization costs 1500 minerals and 250 unity.