MicroProse News


Girl Fight brings fighting girls to PS3 today, XBLA tomorrow

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 24, 2013 8:30am PDT

Publishers are usually quite keen to draw attention to their new releases but Microprose has, for reasons I cannot imagine, been quite quiet about Girl Fight. Surprise! The video game about jiggly ladies in sexy costumes fighting each other is out later today on PlayStation ...


"Well, they only went through the story mode for Warchild (as when you start the game you can ..."

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Why Sid Meier's name is on his games

By John Keefer, Jun 26, 2013 12:50pm PDT

Just how did soft-spoken, but brilliant strategy designer Sid Meier end up having his name as part of almost all his games?


"actually it was 2 console games the other console civilization was for the super Nintendo which ..."

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Girl Fight trailer shows girls fighting

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 24, 2013 6:45am PDT

If you'd feel a little silly playing a video game that is ostensibly about sexy girls in sexy costumes fighting each other, relax: Girl Fight all goes down in virtual reality as an evil corporation experiments upon abducted women. Look, come watch the new trailer and you'll ...


"Hoo boy here we go. And no chix 'n chainmail. Such a waste. "

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MobyGames Classic: X-Com: UFO Defense community stories

By Shack Staff, Jan 18, 2012 1:00pm PST

Shacknews readers share their own stories revolving around the classic X-Com: UFO Defense, the latest game inducted into the "Moby Games Classic" series on Shacknews.com.


"I love X-Com. I remember the demo came out the summer of 1994. It was a single night mission. I ..."

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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 "

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