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If you're interested in delving into the lore behind Dungeon Siege 3 before the RPG drops June 21, you might want to flip through the virtual pages of Dark Horse's comic book tie-in. The first, ten-page issue of the illustrated prequel is now available on Dark Horse's official site.

April 28th 2011 at 10:00pm 0 Comments
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According to tweets made by several former Obsidian employees, the company went through a round of layoffs yesterday. VG24/7 initially took note of the tweets, which have also been posted in the company's forums. The extent of the layoffs are not known currently, and Obsidian has yet to respond...

April 27th 2011 at 10:00am 0 Comments
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Square Enix has sent over a trailer for the last playable character for Dungeon Siege 3. In addition to Lucas the Guardian, Anjali the Arkon, and Katarina the Gun Witch, Reinhart Manx will be tearing it up by throwing down some magical fisticuffs. What's with that hair though, Kenny Rogers?

April 17th 2011 at 12:00am 0 Comments
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Steam is offering the first two Dungeon Siege titles gratis should you choose to purchase the third entry in the series through Valve's digital distribution platform. Locking in your purchase now will grant you access to the first two games immediately, prior to the newly announced June 21 launch...

April 8th 2011 at 9:00pm 0 Comments
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Square Enix has announced the third of four heroes players can choose from in the upcoming Dungeon Siege 3 -- and it's Katarina, a gun-wielding, half-witch vixen with a black hound companion. As you can see in the trailer, this girl ain't kidding around.

March 26th 2011 at 5:00am 0 Comments
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Can't be bothered to actually play a game, but want something a little more visual than novels? You're in luck. First up, Crysis 2 is getting its own comic, thanks to publisher IDW. The six-issue series, written by Richard K. Morgan (who also penned the story in the game) and drawn by Peter Bergt...

March 19th 2011 at 2:33pm 0 Comments
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Feargus Urquhart co-founded Obsidian Entertainment (Knights of the Old Republic 2, Fallout: New Vegas) after Interplay's Black Isle Studios closed in 2003. After we left Black Isle, we were going to start a company and we needed a new name. We wanted it to be a good name, a strong name, and we w...

February 25th 2011 at 6:10pm 0 Comments
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Obsidian Entertainment has no shortage of street cred -- its founders originally created Interplay's Black Isle Studios, and put together some of the most classic PC RPGs around, including the original Fallout, Planescape: Torment, and the Icewind Dale series. But since forming Obsidian in 2003 (...

February 25th 2011 at 5:51pm 0 Comments
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Chris Taylor's Dungeon Siege was a hit back in 2002 -- it offered a stylized take on the PC fantasy RPG experience, combining Diablo's tons-o-loot mechanics (the game even had a pack mule character that provided more inventory to your party) with an interesting experience system that leveled up s...

February 23rd 2011 at 2:00pm 0 Comments