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Skyrim PC tweak allows for in-game map 'street view'

By Xav de Matos, Nov 15, 2011 6:30pm PST

One of the most impressive Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim mods proves why the PC version is king. It allows players to zoom deep into the in-game world map, much like Google Street View.


"How about a minimap. It's not like we're still in the stone ages of gaming here."

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Dungeon Defenders mod SDK released

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 14, 2011 10:00am PST

Fancy turning Dungeon Defenders into an FPS? With today's release of a full development kit, industrial modders can now make everything from new maps and characters to whole new modes and games.


"I'm playing it on my phone but the controls just don't keep up when it gets hairy but it looks ..."

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StarCraft 2 official mods now available

By Steve Watts, Apr 06, 2011 8:45am PDT

Blizzard has now updated its official StarCraft 2 mods, and released the full versions complete with unlockable achievements and avatars.


"It's called Blizzard All Stars now and it's not going to be a clone, I heard it was pretty ..."

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Thief-inspired Doom 3 Mod 'The Dark Mod' Released

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 19, 2009 10:15am PDT

The Dark Mod, a much-anticipated Doom 3 mod heavily inspired by Looking Glass Studios' seminal Thief first-person stealth series, has finally made...


"Thief was one of the greatest games ever created despite its flaws."

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Play This Mod: Research & Development

By Nick Breckon, Jul 27, 2009 7:03pm PDT

Now that Comic-Con is out of the way, it's time to be hosting and posting about Matt Bortolino's incredible Half-Life 2: Episode Two mod Research &...


"Turns out I didn't even get close to finishing the mod--only got to the gnome that catches on ..."

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Steam Begins Offering User Created Mods

By Blake Ellison, Oct 03, 2008 1:11pm PDT

Update: The mods are now available for download and can be found under the "Not Installed" portion of Steam's "My Games" section. In addition,...


"Played it on a LAN recently--it's a LOT of fun. My favorite of the 5."

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Steam Begins Offering Mod Downloads This Week

By Chris Faylor, Sep 29, 2008 8:17am PDT

Expanding the breadth of its online PC digital distribution platform Steam, creator Valve has announced that it will begin offering free downloads...


"I'm kind of surprised Dystopia isn't on this list. I faded out of the community a while ago but ..."

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