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Gaming Today Just Cause 3 Multiplayer Mod enters Beta

Great news for fans of Nano's upcoming Just Cause 3 Multiplayer Mod - they have officially left the technical preview stage and into official beta, with many improvements and fixes to enjoy, and Version 1.0 hopefully coming early next year. We reported back in September that there was a preview of...

 

Gaming Today Is Your Skyrim or Oblivion Too Small? Click Here

Now that clickbait title is out of the way, let's talk about some "old" games. Namely, the fourth and fifth titles of the Elder Scrolls. Now, the latter recently got a bit of an upgrade with the Skyrim Special Edition, whilst the former hasn't seen a good overhaul for a while. You're still going to...

 

Gaming Today Game of Thrones trailer re-created in Skyrim

There's almost no questioning that The Elder Scrolls is the most popular franchise in the fantasy genre, and by the same token, Game of Thrones is easily the hottest fantasy TV series out there - so it's only natural that the two would collide... Game of Thrones has progressed massively since it's...

 

Gaming Today Ghost Recon: Heroes Unleashed is completed after 15 years

You remember Ghost Recon, right? Released in 2001, this excellent tactical shooter was a mainstay of golden age of modding - and now one mod, which started development all the way back when, is finally ready to be released. 15 years is a phenomenally long time to be working on a single mod, and let...

 

Gaming Today Fallout: The Frontier spectacularly transforms New Vegas

New Vegas is arguably the most popular of the 3D-era Fallout titles with long-time fans of the franchise, and it's modding community is still going strong - this past week, a new trailer for The Frontier was released, showing off the spectacular new environments. The Frontier is massive total conve...

 

Gaming Today XCOM 2 Co-Op mod now in beta

Team Dragonpunk have announced at PAX Aus the release of their "Tactical Co-Op" mod for XCOM 2, allowing players to play through the game in co-operative multiplayer for the first time, although the experience is not quite ready yet. Don't get me wrong, this is a solid showing for a beta, but there...

 

Gaming Today The Triforce: Three great Zelda mods announced this week

It's unusual to see mods for Nintendo games, given that they're generally released on relatively closed platforms. It was something of a surprise then to see not one, but three great mods announced from the Zelda franchise this past week. Link's Awakening comes to the Ocarina of Time engine The fi...

 

Gaming Today Super Mario 64: Last Impact Review

This fantastic rom-hack of Mario 64 by author Kaze Emanuar completely overhauls the classic Nintendo 64 title, introducing entirely new levels, enemies, bosses and power-ups in one of the most ambitious mods for the game to date. Last Impact is a labour of love, with over 4,000 hours of work put in...

 

Gaming Today Turn Sins of a Solar Empire into "Star Trek: Armada III"

Star Trek: Armada was an incredibly popular space-based RTS game, and it's follow-up, Star Trek: Armada II, was equally as popular. Fans have often been left wanting a sequel, and now, thanks to this mod, you can see what Star Trek: Armada III may have been like. The first two Star Trek: Armada gam...

 

Gaming Today No Guy's Sky - A Doom 2 Recreation of No Man's Sky

Well, I didn’t see this coming. We’re all well aware, by this point in time, of the original Doom games’ incredible modding capacity. Whether we’re talking small maps, or total overhauls, the Doom games are open to just about any and all modifications. This includes, apparently, the recreation of N...

 

Gaming Today Half Life: Threewave Is Now Available To Play

Many moons ago, there was a small little FPS game called ‘Quake’. Quake was a very simple game in many aspects; you ran around with a gun poking from your chest, shooting at enemies. But in spite of - or perhaps because of - Quake’s simplicity, it garnered a whole lot of interest in the gaming world...

 

Gaming Today Crusader Kings II Mod Re-Invents History

Medieval murder-conspiracy simulator, Crusader Kings II, is no stranger to the odd mod. Whether you want to invade Europe as the Targaryens, or turn everyone into equines, there’s likely to be a mod for you. Well, now you can add “re-invent history” to that list, too. It’s less of a mod, more of a...

 

Gaming Today Just Cause 3 Multiplayer Mod Preview has landed

Great news Just Cause 3 fans, a much-anticipated Multiplayer mod, created by modding team Nanos, has just had it's first preview release, and is now available for anyone to try out. The Nanos team have been working on the mod for some time now, and were one of two multiplayer mods in development fo...

 

Gaming Today Game Developer creates his Autobiography as a Doom II Mod

It's certainly a novel way to create your autobiography, but game developer JP LeBreton has decided to write out his memoirs as a modification for Doom II, taking the player through a journey of his life. And yes, that pun was very much intended. The mod takes events from LeBreton's life and mixes...

 

Gaming Today Enderal: English Version Launches

After nearly five years, the long-awaited day is here. Enderal released the German version last month, and the English version launched a few days ago. According to the authors, Enderal takes place just after the time frame of Oblivion, and acts as a sequel. It promises fully-voiced characters, ex...