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Gauntlet review: Quintessential dungeon crawling

By Steven Wong, Sep 24, 2014 2:00pm PDT

Gauntlet puts players into the role of four adventurers with unique abilities. They must come together to overcome evil, or stab each other in the back for the sake of loot. Dying and betrayal is all part of the fun, so check out the review to how this arcade classic reboot ...


"They have to port it right? Gauntlet is made for the console! "

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Gauntlet gets superpowered with 'Relics' trailer

By Steve Watts, Jun 04, 2014 7:15am PDT

Arrowhead showed off a new trailer for Gauntlet today, highlighting the Relics system.


"It was no Gauntlet Legends that was for sure, I was not into it like GL but it was good unless I ..."

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Gauntlet drops the hammer on September 3 with pre-order bonuses

By Ozzie Mejia, May 20, 2014 12:30pm PDT

WB Interactive has nailed down a September 3 release date for the PC-exclusive Gauntlet and has also revealed details on pre-order bonuses.


"Pre-order exclusives now = DLC bundle sales later. I can wait. Especially for the console port."

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Helldivers fires onto PS4, PS3, and Vita this summer

By Ozzie Mejia, May 19, 2014 2:30pm PDT

Arrowhead Studios has announced that their procedurally-generated shooter Helldivers will hit PS4, PS3, and Vita this summer.


"I remember seeing this on Giant Bomb a month or so back. It looks awesome and fuck off hard. I ..."

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Gauntlet preview: dungeon party

By Robert Workman, Apr 03, 2014 10:00am PDT

Atari's classic Gauntlet will soon make a much-anticipated return, thanks to Warner Bros.


"Needs a little bit more color and less brown dark stuff, but still excited. Gauntlet is coming back!"

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New Gauntlet coming from Magicka dev this summer

By Steve Watts, Mar 17, 2014 6:45am PDT

Warner Bros and Arrowhead Studios have announced a new Gauntlet, an overhead dungeon-crawler coming to PC this summer.


"Great that Gauntlet is coming back, this will surely was away the bad taste that the tragic ..."

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Magicka developer announces Helldivers for PS4, PS3, Vita

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 20, 2013 12:30pm PDT

Arrowhead Studios (Magicka) has debuted their next game, Helldivers, which will offer cross-play and cross-save across PS4, PS3, and Vita.


Paradox Interactive announces three new games

By Steve Watts, Mar 06, 2012 6:00am PST

Paradox Interactive revealed its three promised GDC games today: The Showdown Effect from Arrowhead, Dungeonland from Critical Studio, and RED Frontier from Zeal Studio.


"Oh, I hope DungeonLand plays well. I've said before that it would have been awesome if L4D ..."

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Magicka studio to unveil multiplayer combat game at GDC

By Steve Watts, Feb 08, 2012 10:00am PST

The Magicka team is at work on a new game code-named Project JFK, which Paradox Interactive will be showing off at this year's Game Developers Conference.


"Calling it now, President assassination simulator where everyone plays a body double, last ..."

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Magicka: The Other Side of the Coin expansion announced

By Steve Watts, Jan 24, 2012 1:30pm PST

Magicka is getting another expansion, titled "The Other Side of the Coin." This one puts you in the role of Alucard and his necromancer followers as they disrupt peace attempts and poke fun at fantasy cliches.


"At this point, wouldn't they be further ahead to do Magicka 2?"

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Magicka summons 'massive tech update,' Lovecraftian DLC trailer

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 16, 2011 12:00pm PST

Magicka has cast a mighty spell, summoning not only an update with heaps of tech improvements and fixes, but also a new trailer for its eerie upcoming Lovecraftian downloadable expansion 'The Stars Are Left.'


Magicka 'The Stars Are Left' DLC announced

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 27, 2011 10:15am PDT

Eldritch horrors from beyond the stars are to invade the cheery world of Magicka in 'The Stars Are Left,' a downloadable content campaign inspired by H.P. Lovecraft's Cthulhu mythos.


GDC: Magicka: Vietnam expansion announced

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 01, 2011 10:10am PST

The wizardly action-RPG is astonishingly headed to Nam, it was revealed today, with a remarkable rendition of Surfin' Bird.


"I'm sorry to say I just sang the whole thing in my head. And it kind of worked."

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