Good Old Games News


Syndicate classic hitting GOG this week

By Steve Watts, Jan 17, 2012 11:30am PST

Good Old Games will put Syndicate on sale January 19 (Thursday) for $5.99; you can enter to win the game for free through the GOG site, Twitter, and Facebook accounts


GOG holiday sale launches: 50% off almost everything

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 12, 2011 6:30am PST

Good Old Games, virtuous virtual vendor of vintage video games, has launched its huge holidays sale, cutting the price of almost every game by 50%. GOG does support gifting, so it might be a good opportunity to pick up a classic or two for chums.


"I think so. Crustar might be able to help in this situation."

- guido anchovy see all 9 comments

GOG.com offering 50 percent off 'virtually' every game beginning Dec. 12

By Xav de Matos, Dec 05, 2011 6:15pm PST

"Virtually" every game in the GOG.com catalog will be half off from December 12 through January 2, the site revealed.


"Never mind, I saw that they updated the original announcement news post."

- GreggD see all 22 comments

Ultima 7 Complete Edition arrives on GOG

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 29, 2011 4:30pm PST

Origin Systems' hallowed Ultima VII today arrived on GOG in a $5.99 Complete Edition, with Ultima VII: The Black Gate and Ultima VII: Part Two - Serpent Isle, plus their two expansion packs.


"Loved that game. Did anyone play around with the U7 redux with the Dungeon Siege engine? I ..."

- TheMongbat see all 3 comments

Crusader: No Regret infiltrates GOG

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 22, 2011 11:00am PST

Good Old Games' treasure hunt in EA's back catalog has dug up Origin System's tactical shooter sequel Crusader: No Regret, available now to buy for $5.99. Expect more infiltration, more destructible environments, and more gruesome death animations.


"Murururururuurrrr ( o - o ) ( o _ - ) ( ` _ , ) ( ` . , )"

- SpaecKow see all 13 comments

Good Old Games to sell more new games

By Steve Watts, Nov 17, 2011 10:15am PST

GOG.com is moving into the realm of new games in 2012 and 2013, with plans to offer more new retail releases with its policy of DRM-free digital distribution.


"this is awesome, also i really wish they bring Leisure Suit Larry games"

- hanged_man see all 5 comments

Lands of Lore 1 & 2 land on GOG

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 15, 2011 6:15am PST

The first two games in Westwood Studios' vintage RPG series Lands of Lore are the latest from EA's portfolio to arrive on digital distributor Good Old Games, landing today in a $5.99 double-pack.


"Wow. I adored the first one, could never get into the sequels tho didn't have quite the same magic."

- bryanvlo see all 15 comments

The Witcher 2 digital sales breakdown: 81% through Steam

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 10, 2011 9:30am PST

Steam accounted for 81% of all The Witcher 2 digital sales in the first six months, CD Projekt has revealed by announcing its digital sales figures. GOG rung up 35% of the 240,000-odd sales, while all other platforms combined only made up 4%.


"I am surprised it didn't have more as well. I bought it at full price at launch from GOG to ..."

- ROCKETR see all 28 comments

Indigo Prophecy arrives on GOG

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 08, 2011 9:45am PST

Indigo Prophecy (aka Fahrenheit), Quantic Dream's precursor to Heavy Rain, is now available DRM-free on Good Old Games at $5.99.


"this dumb game jumped the shark once it made me play simon says during a boss battle.. so lame, ..."

- techx4 see all 12 comments

Gangland fights for territory on GOG.com

By Xav de Matos, Nov 01, 2011 4:00pm PDT

Gangland, the RPG/RTS from 2004, is now available for purchase from the folks at Good Old Games.


"Okay, now just get Gangsters: Organized Crime on there so I can play it again."

- Happy Doodle Muffin see all 4 comments

Darklands spreads onto GOG

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 13, 2011 7:15pm PDT

Vintage MicroProse RPG Darklands arrived on GOG today at the friendly price of $5.99. It's one of the games some speak about in reverent tones, while many more simply ask "What?" but now we can all see what the fuss is about.


"I never got very far, but I loved this game back in the day "

- vertdang see all 4 comments

Little Big Adventure lands on GOG; LBA2 soon

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 11, 2011 9:15am PDT

The charming Little Big Adventure, developed by French stuio Adeline, today launched on Good Old Games at the price of $5.99.


"Sweet Jesus! I -loved- this game growing up. Also really good graphics for it's time. "

- MondayJBlack see all 11 comments

Shack PSA: Broken Sword free on GOG

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 29, 2011 9:00am PDT

Like free video games? Classic adventure game Broken Sword: Shadow of the Templars is briefly free on Good Old Games, to celebrate the digital store passing 6,000,000 unique game downloads.


Arma: Cold War Assault invades GOG.com

By Xav de Matos, Sep 20, 2011 6:45pm PDT

Good Old Games has added another shooter to its classic PC game offerings. Bohemia Interactive's ArmA: Cold War Assault is now available for $5.99.


"ahh thanks, I forgot HOW I got it, and I'm pretty sure that is how I did it too."

- trOmblyj see all 6 comments

Wing Commander 3 lands on GOG

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 13, 2011 10:45am PDT

Classic Wing Commander III: Heart of the Tiger has landed on GOG today at the price of $5.99, FMV and all.


"did i ever say that i would enjoy a hd remake of the whole wing commander series? anyway, ..."

- fw_rams see all 26 comments