News items tagged with paradox interactive

Pillars of Eternity Review

Pillars of Eternity Review

One of the most important aspects of Kickstarter is the ability for consumers to curate the products they want. If there is a large enough demand for a project to become successful, customers hav...

By Rob Gordon on 18 November 2017
Cities: Skylines After Dark Review

Cities: Skylines After Dark Review

After Dark is the first paid expansion for Colossal Order’s city simulation hit, Cities: Skylines. The original game smashed expectations, arguably knocking SimCity off its perch as the best city s...

By John Jacques on 16 November 2017
Cities: Skylines After Dark Release Date

Cities: Skylines After Dark Release Date

Colossal Order brought the news that Cities: Skylines would be getting its first expansion pack last week, but only delivered a tentative 2015 release date. One week later, the studio has now ann...

By John Jacques on 16 November 2017
Cities: Skylines - The SimCity Game We All Wanted

Cities: Skylines - The SimCity Game We All Wanted

A few years ago, Maxis, the developer behind the hugely popular SimCity franchise, brought many gamers’ dreams to life when they announced they would reboot SimCity. However, the excitement leading...

By Boston Blake on 15 November 2017
Can Cities: Skylines Replace SimCity

Can Cities: Skylines Replace SimCity

No matter how many times Maxis may try to improve their base product, the fact of the matter is SimCity was a huge disappointment. With always-online requirements, a limited scope, and some confound...

By Anthony Taormina on 15 November 2017
'Cities: Skyline Review'

'Cities: Skyline Review'

Paradox Interactive and Colossal Order have an unexpected hit on their hands, with Cities: Skylines garnering over 250,000 sales in its first day on the market this week. The game was labelled as...

By John Jacques on 15 November 2017
7 Best Political Video Games

7 Best Political Video Games

Ahead of the United States presidential election, Game Rant ranks up seven of the best political video games, including Civilization 5, Tropico 5, and Crusader Kings 2. Being a politician is hard w...

By Jasmine Henry on 06 October 2017
Tyranny Review

Tyranny Review

Obsidian returns to the world of old-school RPG gaming with aplomb through Tyranny, a fantasy epic armed to the teeth with a plot of deception and intrigue. Although Obsidian Entertainment...

By Rob Gordon on 10 November 2016
Stellaris Review

Stellaris Review

Stellaris combines watertight strategic gameplay with a wonderful sense of exploration to create a thrilling and engrossing spacefaring grand strategy title. When it comes to grand strategy and 4X g...

By Rob Gordon on 31 May 2016
Fallout New Vegas Devs Reveal New RPG

Fallout New Vegas Devs Reveal New RPG

After finishing up work on the DLC for Pillars of Eternity, Fallout: New Vegas developer Obsidian Entertainment announces a brand new RPG game called Tyranny. After nearly shutting its doors just a...

By Alexander Pan on 17 March 2016
Cities: Skylines After Dark Expansion

Cities: Skylines After Dark Expansion

Hailed as the ‘Simcity Killer’, Cities: Skylines has enjoyed ample time under a massive spotlight since it exploded into popularity after its release four months ago (read our review here). The stud...

By John Jacques on 17 November 2015
Grand Theft Auto 5 (Cities: Skylines)

Grand Theft Auto 5 (Cities: Skylines)

It’s been over a year and a half since console players got their hands on Grand Theft Auto 5, but PC gamers are still waiting for their crack at Rockstar’s open world criminal simulator. Supposedly,...

By Christopher Gates on 07 June 2015
GTA5 Remade in 'Cities: Skylines'

GTA5 Remade in 'Cities: Skylines'

At long last, Grand Theft Auto V’s online heists have hit, offering digital criminals hours upon hours of fresh multiplayer mayhem – assuming that players can log in. Since the highly ant...

By Christopher Gates on 17 November 2014
E3 2011 Awards: Nominations

E3 2011 Awards: Nominations

[Update: The Game Rant Best of E3 2011 Award Winners have been announced!] Leading up to E3, the Game Rant team put together a pair of lists of our most anticipated confirmed games E3 2011 and our...

By Rob Keyes on 13 February 2011