PC / Strategy / Release: Sep 29, 2006 / ESRB: T

The Humble Introversion Bundle launches

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 22, 2011 3:00pm PST

The Humble Bundle is back once again, with four top games from English indie Introversion: Darwinia, Multiwinia, Uplink, and Defcon, plus two nifty tech demos. If you pay more than the average price, you also get Aquaria and Crayon Physics Deluxe.


DEFCON DS Expected Q3, Needs New Publisher; Developer Hires 'Bad Management' to Help

By Chris Faylor, Apr 20, 2009 9:55am PDT

Independent developer Introversion today announced that it has "regained all rights" to the completed Nintendo DS version of its thermonuclear war...


"Helping Introversion in the publisher search is consulting firm Bad Management. Wait a ..."

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New DEFCON Patch

By Maarten Goldstein, Aug 10, 2007 8:05am PDT

Introversion has issued a new patch for DEFCON, updating the game to v1.43. It fixes an exploit, and improves the way someone's IP is determined --...


DEFCON 1.42 Patch Released

By Maarten Goldstein, May 04, 2007 5:02am PDT

A new DEFCON patch is now available, updating the game to version 1.42. Fixes bugs related to the nuke queue counter, city assignment and the...


"Some people on the shack get freaked out by SS2, for me, its this game. Just too emotionally ..."

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DEFCON 1.4 Patch Released

By Maarten Goldstein, Apr 19, 2007 3:18pm PDT

A new DEFCON patch has been released, updating the thermonuclear strategy game to version 1.4. The new release allows PC, Mac and Linux users to...


DEFCON 1.3 Patch

By Maarten Goldstein, Jan 09, 2007 7:53am PST

New at FileShack is the version 1.3 update for DEFCON, for people who have the boxed version. It offers multiplayer enhancements, bug fixes and a...


"This is one of the best games I've played in the last two years. Simply amazing how much can be ..."

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DEFCON 1.2 Patch

By Maarten Goldstein, Dec 12, 2006 11:28am PST

A new DEFCON patch has been released, updating the boxed version to v1.2. The patch adds a new mod support system.


""boxed version" uhm... does steam auto patch, or was that done already....!?!?! just ..."

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By Maarten Goldstein, Oct 23, 2006 7:32am PDT

The first DEFCON patch is now available, updating the game to version 1.1. The 774kb update offers server browser improvements. If you own the...


"I have the physical ordered copy on order (hasn't shown up yet) I do have the install exe and ..."

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By Maarten Goldstein, Sep 29, 2006 11:10am PDT

With DEFCON unlocking on Steam, a demo of this new strategy game from Darwinia developer Introversion Software is now available. The demo includes...


"It won't run very well on my laptop. I'm geting like 5-10fps :("

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DEFCON Preview

By Maarten Goldstein, Sep 29, 2006 5:33am PDT

There's a DEFCON preview on, offering impressions of the nuclear strategy game which is being released today.


"I haven't been following this game, but if it's Steam-only, then you'll still have to install ..."

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By Chris Remo, Sep 28, 2006 10:00pm PDT

Video games are violent. Well, most of them are, in some way. We all know this, despite the existence of Bejeweled and The Sims. In a few hours...


DEFCON Preview

By Maarten Goldstein, Sep 24, 2006 1:54pm PDT

Intrenode Games Network has a Defcon preview posted, going hands-on with the strategy game which is launching this Friday.


"I hope the demo will be out on friday too. Any mention of the demo date around?"

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Defcon Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Sep 15, 2006 11:19am PDT

IGN has the latest Defcon Q&A, asking Introversion's Chris Delay about this nuclear war simulator which they bestow with an 8.8 in this review. The...


"Will it still be $10 later? I'm poor and kinda worried that it might not be worth it."

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Defcon Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Sep 05, 2006 5:07am PDT

Over at Pro-G you can find a Defcon Q&A. Introversion's Chris Delay answers questions about the company's goals for the game, multiplayer support,...


"I'm wondering if Introversion gets the most money from Steam or from their Website..."

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Steam Goes Defcon

By Maarten Goldstein, Aug 23, 2006 1:34pm PDT

Valve has announced that Introversion's new strategy game Defcon will be heading to Steam when it is released next month. Steam users were already...


"I am really enjoying the fact that all these low priced awesome games are available on Steam. ..."

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