Good Old Games News


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

Ultima 1, 2 & 3 venture forth onto GOG

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 30, 2011 7:00am PDT

A slice of RPG history has been served up by GOG and EA today, with a $5.99 bundle of the first three Ultima games.


"Borrowed IV from a friend for a month, and when he got it back he was like "Fuck you, you ruined ..."

- TheMongbat see all 22 comments

Wing Commander, Dungeon Keeper 2 hit GOG

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 25, 2011 7:30am PDT

More EA delights arrived on GOG today, in the form of Bullfrog's Dungeon Keeper 2 and the first two of Origin's epic space combat sim series Wing Commander.


"I second your 'FUCK YES'. I remember seeing Wing Commander demoing on a pc at pc store and ..."

- jtthe2nd see all 21 comments

Shack PSA: 50% off Interplay games at GOG

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 20, 2011 10:00am PDT

The Fallout, FreeSpace, MDK, Earthworm Jim, and Descent games are on sale at the bargain price of $2.99 each, along with plenty of others, in a huge Interplay sale launched today at digital distributor GOG.


"Yes, that's correct - shouldn't be any problem applying the Source Code Project open source ..."

- Parias see all 40 comments

Magic Carpet flies onto GOG

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 17, 2011 7:30am PDT

Bullfrog's much-loved Magic Carpet has landed on Good Old Games, priced at $6. It spells the end to the digital distributor's first batch of vintage EA games.


"It's funny... I remember playing the game for a bit and just being blown away by how great it ..."

- Gwyndion see all 32 comments

Alpha Centauri, Crusader: No Remorse hit GOG

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 10, 2011 7:00am PDT

The second round of classics Electronic Arts re-releases has arrived on digital distributor Good Old Games, in the form of Sid Meier's Alpha Centauri and Crusader: No Remorse for $5.99 each.


"Crusader: No Remorse was really ahead of its time. It was released all the way back in 1995 as ..."

- ManiacalMoose see all 15 comments

Classic EA games added to GOG library

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 02, 2011 1:30pm PDT

GOG is adding more than 25 classic EA games to its library. Alpha Centauri, Dungeon Keeper, Wing Commander and Ultima are just a few of the big names dropped.


"It isn't always that straight-forward. If individuals own part of the intellectual property then ..."

- synic0 see all 69 comments

The Witcher 2 Aussie censorship dodged on GOG

By Alice O'Connor, May 10, 2011 7:00am PDT

It's Witcher Fun Day at GOG, with the original up for $5 and a tech tweak which coincidentally lets Aussies get its sequel uncensored.


"That's not really correct anymore. Michael Atkinson was the Attorney General for South ..."

- Cynicide see all 25 comments

GOG relaunches with update, free game

By Steve Watts, May 05, 2011 1:30pm PDT

Good Old Games has come back from its downtime with a free game (Dragonsphere), plus an update to its download client, private messaging, checkout system, browser support, and coupons.


"Those poor fools will now have a horde up in arms against them if they don't keep releasing free ..."

- nisolider see all 7 comments

GOG downtime on Wednesday for site updates [updated]

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 26, 2011 8:00am PDT

Digital distributor Good Old Games will be going offline for a few hours on Wednesday to implement some shiny new features.


"Because the last time the said they were shutting down they made it sound like it was for good. ..."

- one random winner see all 13 comments

'Desperados: Wanted Dead or Alive' moseys into GOG country

By Xav de Matos, Apr 21, 2011 3:15pm PDT

Protect the wild west in Desperados: Wanted Dead or Alive, now available on Good Old Games.


"Awesome game, remember finishing this. Haven't played it in ages, think i'll get it, GOG rocks!"

- WootheDave see all 7 comments

Another World 60% off on GOG.com

By Xav de Matos, Apr 20, 2011 12:00pm PDT

The classic adventure title Another World (a.k.a. Out of this World) is on sale for 60% off on GOG.com for one day.


"ooh my! This might just finally get me signed up with GOG.. "

- biofrog see all 13 comments

Star Control 1 & 2 re-released on GOG

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 19, 2011 6:00am PDT

Star Control 1 & 2 are the latest tip-top titles to hit the digital distributor of vintage video games, together in a $5.99 bundle.


"The Urquan Masters didn't remake any art, they used all the assets from the 3DO version, with ..."

- Miltazar see all 28 comments

GOG working on future partnerships, The Witcher coming May 10, Alone in the Dark series out now

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 14, 2011 11:30am PDT

Digital distributor GOG has revealed its plans for the future, covering a new client, messaging, The Witcher and big-name publishers.


"That's just how he's been ever since it happened. You'd think after getting all those great ..."

- GreggD see all 68 comments

Guilty Gear X2 #Reload now on GOG.com

By Xav de Matos, Apr 07, 2011 8:15am PDT

As promised, Guilty Gear X2 #Reload is now available on Good Old Games for $5.99...


"Does it offer Fightstick support? If it does, I've always wanted to try a guilty gear game. "

- Aperturion see all 5 comments