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A new Dark Messiah of Might and Magic Elements video is risen on Xbox Live Marketplace. The video is short and to the point, making sure to emphasize the violent first person combat of the title. There's plenty of slicing, dicing, whacking, and thwacking to be had, and just so you remember that ther...

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It's been said by many people for months now: 2007 looks to be a big year for gamers. It seems like every company is pulling out all the stops and quality games are getting ready to rain from the heavens. Some say that 2007 may be the best year EVAR. True or not, Ubisoft is playing a large role in ...

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Yet more Ubisoft news today, as Eurogamer discovers that Arkane Studios' Dark Messiah of Might & Magic is headed to the Xbox 360. Powered by Valve's Source engine, the game will be a port of the original PC title, with the additional subtitle, Elements (does every game have to have a subtitle t...

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Strategy fans will have no shortage of new releases to pick from this holiday season with expansions available for Empire at War, Battle for Middle-earth II, and Dawn of War. If dwarves are your preferred faction, you'll be pleased to know that Hammers of Fate -- Ubisoft's first expansion pack for ...

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If you're debating whether or not to purchase Ubisoft's Dark Messiah of Might and Magic, the extreme range of reviews for the new RPG-shooter may leave you even more confused. A few things to consider: IGN issued their score without reviewing Dark Messiah's multiplayer, and Game Informer didn't see...

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Ubisoft's Dark Messiah of Might and Magic is now available, and the French publisher has launched a "Gear Up to Win" sweepstakes to promote its new FPS/role-playing adventure. The top prize is a $3,000 Vigor gaming rig outfitted with Logitech's G15 gaming keyboard, G5 mouse, and Z-5500 speakers. Be...

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Valve has been busy piling up games with hearts of gold in their increasingly popular, and increasingly cramped, Steam bordello. With the recent additions of Introversion's DEFCON and seventeen members of the burgeoning PopCap clan, Steam is really (steaming up/under pressure/on fire). Sure, a litt...

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Ubisoft and Arkane Studios have relaunched the official web site for Dark Messiah of Might and Magic, the upcoming RPG-shooter hybrid set in the fantasy realm best known for its popular strategy series. In addition to a new interactive weapon guide and bestiary, the revamped site lets you play medi...

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The Heroes of Might and Magic series has long been a mainstay of Mac gaming, and Freeverse plans to continue the tradition by delivering HoMM V for OS X this Christmas. However, it is uncertain if Ubisoft's popular strategy title will ship as a native Mac app, or if it will come wrapped in TransGami...

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The single player demo for Ubisoft's Dark Messiah of Might and Magic has been available for a few days now, and while Joystiq readers have applauded the Source-powered visuals and physics, they are less impressed with the game's AI. This is unfortunate, since both GameSpot and IGN spoke favorably o...

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FilePlanet is now hosting a single player demo of Ubisoft's Dark Messiah of Might and Magic, scheduled to ship in October. Weighing in at a hefty 1.4 GB, the action-RPG from Arkane Studios has received high marks from demo users so far. For more information, visit Ubisoft's Dark Messiah demo forum. ...

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With Ubisoft's Dark Messiah of Might and Magic arriving in two months, GameSpot and IGN have taken the lead in providing extensive previews of the Source-powered FPS-RPG hybrid. Both reviewers had a chance to play the E3 demo and were equally impressed with the efforts of developer Arkane Studios. M...

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French developer Arkane Studios (Arx Fatalis) has announced the opening of a new office in Austin, Texas where they will focus on finishing Dark Messiah of Might and Magic. Speaking with GameSpot, Arkane founder Raphael Colantonio mentions Austin's rich developer talent and competitive labor costs a...

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IGN has posted a dozen new screens from Ubisoft's Dark Messiah of Might and Magic, featuring additional profiles of NPCs you will meet in your quest for the Skull of Shadows. The Source-powered FPS/RPG hybrid is due in September. See also: Dark Messiah enemy profiles, new screens Metareview: H...

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Game Informer Online has 24 new screens from Ubisoft's Dark Messiah of Might and Magic, which include profiles of a dozen enemies featured in the game. Arkane Studios has done some nice work in the modeling department, but that necromancer on the left bares a striking resemblance to a certain villa...

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Ubisoft has launched their beta registration site for Dark Messiah of Might and Magic. If you're a fan of the Elder Scrolls and Thief games, Dark Messiah offers similar first person, fantasy-themed action in one of gaming's most enduring realms. GameSpot also has new screens and artwork. See also: D...

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Ubisoft's long-awaited update to the Heroes of Might & Magic franchise arrives next Tuesday, and two new trailers are available at WorthPlaying. The first trailer consists of some elaborate CG sequences and gameplay footage from HM&M V's campaign mode. During the second movie, Ubisoft produ...

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GameTrailers.com has the E3 gameplay footage of Ubisoft's Dark Messiah of Might & Magic. This FPS/RPG hybrid is developed by Arkane Studios (Arx Fatalis), and uses the Half-Life 2 Source engine. In one of the various combat demonstrations, you'll see the main character go Sub-Zero on an opponen...

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