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Space Marine Content Coming in January

Posted in Space Marine by on December 23rd, 2011

Looks like Relic’s adding Dreadnaughts to Space Marine multiplayer come January.

“We have a big metal surprise coming to Space Marine in January – Merry Christmas from Relic!”

Source = Facebook.

Space Marine 50% off on Steam

Posted in General, Space Marine by on December 22nd, 2011

I hope everyone is enjoying their holidays. Space Marine is now 50% off for the Steam Holiday sale. If you’re on the fence, this might push you over.

Space Marine on Steam

Company of Heroes 2 Rumour

Posted in Company of Heroes, Dawn of War by on December 20th, 2011

Kotaku is reporting that PC Gamer’s noted Relic’s working on a new Dawn of War project and something related to Company of Heroes.

Is this the long awaited Company of Heroes sequel?

Blackbird's Game Engine

Posted in General by on December 20th, 2011

Hey folks, some of you may have been following the various forum posts about this, but to bring everyone up to speed, some former Relic folks and others from the Vancouver area have formed a new studio (Blackbird Interactive). Their first project is underway.

A couple of days ago, Blackbird’s CTO, Yggy King, wrote this article about choosing a game engine. There’s some great info in there about the type of game Blackbird’s making.