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Helldivers staging global PlayStation war for humanity

Helldivers is a cross-buy top-down cooperative sci-fi shooter planned for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3 and PS Vita, but there is one endeavor that unites all versions. Developer Arrowhead Games is...

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From Magicka to Helldivers: The sharp pain of crunch

They were yelling at one another, right there in the office. Fellow teammates cowered behind monitors as the language and the force of the argument intensified. Two old friends who had once...

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Hands-on with Magicka: Wizard Wars, which hits Steam Early Access today

Magicka: Wizard Wars will arrive on Steam Early Access today. Paradox Interactive's spellcasting, player-versus-player action game is a rethought sequel to its predecessor, Magicka. Like fans of...

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Magicka: Wizard Wars streamlines the PvP experience of the original and makes it 'twitchier'

Magicka: Wizard Wars will take the player versus player experience of the original Magicka and turn it into its own complete game with streamlined design and twitchier gameplay, according to...

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Magicka: Wizards of the Square Tablet announced, coming to iOS and Android tablets

Magicka is coming to "largely rectangular tablets" this year in Magicka: Wizards of the Square Tablet, an iOS and Android title that offers co-op gameplay across both platforms, publisher Paradox...

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Paradox CEO acknowledges poor launches, promises 'fewer and better titles' in the future

Paradox Interactive CEO Frederik Wester acknowledged that his company has launched buggy, unfinished or nearly unplayable games in the past, and promised better quality control in the future, in an...

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Magicka free-to-play this weekend only, DLC available at no cost

Steam users can now play Magicka for free until 4 p.m. ET on Sunday, Jan. 20, Valve announced via Steam. For those interested in purchasing Magicka, the game is $2.49 through Jan. 21, a 75 percent...

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'Magicka' takes a page from London Olympics for new DLC

Magicka is drawing inspiration from the Olympic Games in its latest content drop for its Challenge and Versus and mode. Magicka is drawing inspiration from the Olympic Games in its latest content...