Creative Assembly News


Sunday Afternoon New Releases and ShackReviews

By Chris Remo, Feb 12, 2006 4:00am PST

Xbox 360 gets a new retail game this week. It's also a good week for strategy fans, with Empire at War coming out and that Age of Empires DS game...


"Finally Alien Hominid for GBA arrived to my mailbox. After about 30 minutes of playing it ..."

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Medieval 2: Total War Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Feb 01, 2006 6:17am PST

Over at Computer & Video Games you can find a Medieval 2: Total War Q&A, asking Creative Assembly's project manager Bob Smith about this strategy...


"Medieval: Total War is easily the best game in the series. The huge variety of weapons, units, ..."

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Medieval 2: Total War Announced

By Maarten Goldstein, Jan 20, 2006 8:31am PST

SEGA today announced the development of Medieval 2: Total War, the fourth instalment of the Total War franchise. In the game, developed by SEGA...


"so many winers on here... i love medieval total war... although there were flaws its still a ..."

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Sunday Evening New Releases and ShackReviews

By Chris Remo, Nov 20, 2005 3:15pm PST

Well, the Xbox 360 is released this week, as I'm sure you're aware. I don't have any of the launch titles in this update, but there will be a...


"Apologies in advance for the raised eyebrows that caused but thanks for the correction. I felt ..."

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Sunday Afternoon New Releases and ShackReviews

By Chris Remo, Oct 23, 2005 4:00pm PDT

Civilization IV (PC) is out this week. I haven't played a Civilization game since the very first one, which destroyed my life. It's really...


"Deathmatch never dies, that's nothing but a myth. It's where it all started.. and remains it's ..."

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Late Night Consoling

By Chris Remo, Oct 12, 2005 8:10pm PDT

Okay, so... I'm not really sure what kind of response I expected from that Electroplankton review, but suffice to say I didn't anticipate that....


"Anyone remember the PS2 shortages back when it launched? Those were crazy, at least in this ..."

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Late Night Consoling

By Chris Remo, Oct 07, 2005 8:00pm PDT

Weekend time! Hooray! I hope nobody gets offended by that J Allard story. I'm just reporting the facts. Mainly. Upcoming 360 Shortage?...


"Though he does think Nintendo will find uses for the controller in its first party games, he ..."

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Late Night Consoling

By Chris Remo, Oct 06, 2005 8:00pm PDT

I was at the store today for a new DS game, and between Castlevania: Dawn of Sorrow and Trauma Center: Under the Knife, I chose the latter. It's...


"Hold on just a minute Mr. Remo. I require said article/mailbag where Matt makes such claims."

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Sunday Afternoon New Releases and ShackReviews

By Chris Remo, Sep 25, 2005 2:45pm PDT

Hey there. Some games come out this week! This Week's New Releases PS2 Dance Dance Revolution Extreme 2 (KCET | Tue.) Mobile Suit Gundam...


"Man, the new format for the new release list is great! I can actually read it without losing ..."

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Late Night Consoling

By Chris Remo, Sep 15, 2005 8:32pm PDT

Anybody who has sent me an email since 4PM yesterday, please re-send it. My email account was out of commission. Man, I'm exhausted. Too many...


"OWN'd Seriously, people need to actually read the articles about the controller before making ..."

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Late Night Consoling

By Chris Remo, Aug 16, 2005 8:00pm PDT

So does anyone have any North American PS2 copies of Rez or Gitaroo-Man? If you've got one or both of those titles and want to pawn them off onto...


"yeah, but it gives you the option to go straight back to where you were the next day after you ..."

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Late Night Consoling

By Chris Remo, Aug 15, 2005 8:17pm PDT

Well, LNC is back after a short break. Xbox 360: Hard Drive or Not? [xbox] Adding more fuel to the 360 hard drive fire is a Game Informer...


"Sega did finally release the maps as a downloadable pack, long after Quake 3 PC development and ..."

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SEGA Nabs Rome: Total War Expansion Rights

By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 01, 2005 11:51am PDT

SEGA today announced that it has acquired the publishing rights to Rome: Total War - Barbarian Invasion. The expansion pack was originally going to...


"well they are doing 'spartan: total warrior' for the ps2, i dont know which came about first"

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Late Night Consoling

By Alec Matias, Mar 09, 2005 8:00pm PST

First off, don't forget to check this story published earlier in the day concerning most of the major details of J Allard's keynote address. If you...


"How much does anyone want to bet it will be developed for perfectly fine and will still dominate ..."

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SEGA To Buy Rome: Total War Developer

By Maarten Goldstein, Mar 09, 2005 4:04am PST

GDC 2005: SEGA Gets Creative is the headline of a news story on IGN, reporting on SEGA Sammy Holdings' announcement to shareholders that it intends...


"Holy cray, I didn't even read the root posts or the link. I was just kidding around! omg."

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