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Kingdoms Of Amalur: Reckoning Is A Dead RPG Revived

Kingdoms Of Amalur: Reckoning Is A Dead RPG Revived

“Combat!” That’s the thing that differentiates 38 Studios and Big Huge Games’ Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning from your typical role-playing game stuff, says the game’s lead designer. It’s the primal stuff extracted from games like God of War, Tekken and Call of Duty and injected into this high fantasy world.

Storytelling In Videogames, The Battle

Storytelling In Videogames, The Battle

Today’s keynote on storytelling in videogames was full of the critical analysis the Game Club and our otherwise wasted English degrees are all about. So a panel discussion (translation: showdown) between Morrowind’s Ken Rolston (centre) and Unreal 2/Spiderman 3’s Bob Bates (right) was just the sort of ‘my brain is…