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Orcs Must Die! Unchained beta unleashes Endless PvE mode

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 01, 2015 10:30am PDT

PvP action is fine and all, but Orcs Must Die built its reputation on PvE gameplay, something that the latest update is throwing in with the new Endless mode.


Orcs Must Die Unchained beta enters second phase

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 25, 2015 9:25am PDT

The free-to-play multiplayer tower defense, Orcs Must Die Unchained, is entering Phase 2 of its beta and that brings along a lot of changes.


Orcs Must Die! Unchained kills monsters on PlayStation 4 in 2015

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 06, 2014 11:08am PST

The free-to-play Orcs Must Die! Unchained is coming to PS4 next year, marking the series' first jump to consoles.


"Not sure why the articles says this is the first time the OMD series is on console. I have the ..."

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Orcs Must Die! Unchained beta coming later this month

By Steve Watts, Jun 18, 2014 6:36am PDT

Orcs Must Die! Unchained is preparing to launch its beta later this month.


"Been playing the alpha last two days.. This game is a keeper for sure. The graphics put most to ..."

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Orcs Must Die! Unchained announced as free-to-play PC title

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 10, 2014 2:30pm PDT

Believe it or not, orcs still aren't dead. That means Orcs Must Die! Robot Entertainment and Gameforge are teaming up on a new team-based free-to-play entry into the series called Orcs Must Die! Unchained.


"I'm bummed out that virtually every time we hear about an upcoming game that is F2P, we have ..."

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Hero Academy delayed on Steam

By Steve Watts, Aug 09, 2012 9:00am PDT

Hero Academy has been delayed on Steam due to a last-minute bug, but the team at Robot Entertainment says it will be out as soon as possible and ideally ahead of the new August 16 date.


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Orcs Must Die! 2 review

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 02, 2012 12:30pm PDT

Anyone that missed out on the orc-killing fun the Orcs Must Die! will be in for a treat. Those that do own the first game will unlock the first game's campaign levels for free, with all of the sequel's new features. Grab a friend, because the gleeful killing of orcs is an ex...


Hero Academy details TF2 team

By Steve Watts, Jul 18, 2012 12:30pm PDT

Robot Entertainment has detailed how the Team Fortress 2 classes will play in its upcoming team update to Hero Academy.


"Nice, totally getting this. I've sunk enough time into this game for them to deserve my hard ..."

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Hero Academy coming to PC with TF2 team

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 29, 2012 8:30am PDT

Orcs Must Die! developer Robot Entertainment is bringing its iOS hit Hero Academy to PC via Steam, complete with a team of Team Fortress 2 and cross-platform play.


""Android devices are all over the place." - Exactly. They are a nightmare to develop for because ..."

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Orcs Must Die! 2 bringing co-op killing in July

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 21, 2012 6:45am PDT

Genocide is a thorny issue but Orcs Must Die! 2 handles it with gusto. The action tower defense sequel, now toting two-player online co-op, will launch exclusively for PC on July 30, developer Robot Entertainment has announced.


"oh, I recall having trouble setting up traps on walls with the gamepad, if this is not the case ..."

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Orcs Must Die! 2 preview

By Steve Watts, Apr 13, 2012 8:15am PDT

A hands-on preview of Orcs Must Die! 2, the PC-exclusive sequel coming from Robot Entertainment this summer.


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Orcs Must Die! 2 announced, packing co-op

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 02, 2012 10:30am PDT

Robot Entertainment's Orcs Must Die was a charming action-RPG take on the tower defense, and now the indie has announced a sequel. Imaginatively named Orcs Must Die! 2, it'll bring a second playable character and a new co-op mode exclusively to PC this su


"War Of The Monsters did the same with the combining split screen on PS2, and I think a few other ..."

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Origin signs up 11 more publishers

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 24, 2012 7:45am PST

Origin is now getting serious about being seen as a bona fide digital distribution platform, rather than a vanity project, signing up eleven publishers including CD Projekt RED, 1C Company, and Paradox Interactive.


"And it took them this long to decide that? Yea, i'll stick with steam. The only EA game i'm ..."

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Orcs Must Die! 'Lost Adventures' DLC launched

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 09, 2011 11:15am PST

Indeed Orcs Must Die!, and they must continue to die, as developer Robot Entertainment has released a new downloadable content pack with new levels, enemies, and more for $3 on Steam.


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Orcs Must Die review

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 02, 2011 8:00am PDT

We fend off waves of belligerent green warriors in Orcs Must Die to see if the castle is worth saving.


"Really didn't care for the anti-rapid fire mechanic. I guess it didn't matter when you got into ..."

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