News http://local.warlock.se/news/latest en Escapist Magazine: Warlock: Master of the Arcane Review - Score: 4.5/5 http://local.warlock.se/reviews/2013/9/escapist-magazine-warlock-master-of-the-arcane-review-score-455 <p>&ldquo;A well-crafted, easy-to-play game with an entertaining fantasy bent, Warlock will have you staying up nights taking one more turn to blast King Rrat to kingdom come.&rdquo;</p><div class="field field-type-link field-field-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.escapistmagazine.com/articles/view/editorials/reviews/9838-Warlock-Master-of-the-Arcane-Review">http://www.escapistmagazine.com/articles/view/editorials/reviews/9838-Warlock-Ma...</a> </div> </div> </div> Press Reviews Mon, 30 Sep 2013 19:33:31 +0000 mick.p 575 at http://local.warlock.se PC Gamer Online: Warlock: Master of the Arcane Review - Score: 70/100 http://local.warlock.se/reviews/2013/9/pc-gamer-online-warlock-master-of-the-arcane-review-score-70100 <p>&ldquo;From your first forays to the final climactic wars against fellowmages, there&rsquo;s plenty of drama along the way.&rdquo;</p><div class="field field-type-link field-field-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.pcgamer.com/review/warlock-master-of-the-arcane-review/">http://www.pcgamer.com/review/warlock-master-of-the-arcane-review/</a> </div> </div> </div> Press Reviews Mon, 30 Sep 2013 19:29:55 +0000 mick.p 580 at http://local.warlock.se NewbReview: Warlock: Master of the Arcane Review - Score: 3.5/5 http://local.warlock.se/reviews/2013/9/newbreview-warlock-master-of-the-arcane-review-score-355 <p>&ldquo;...you will always have one&hellip;more&hellip;turn! to play.&rdquo;</p><div class="field field-type-link field-field-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://newbreview.com/review-warlock-master-of-the-arcane/">http://newbreview.com/review-warlock-master-of-the-arcane/</a> </div> </div> </div> Press Reviews Mon, 30 Sep 2013 19:20:35 +0000 mick.p 582 at http://local.warlock.se Gamesta: Games You Should’ve Played In 2012 But Didn’t – Part 2 http://local.warlock.se/reviews/2013/9/gamesta-games-you-should%E2%80%99ve-played-in-2012-but-didn%E2%80%99t-%E2%80%93-part-2 <p>&quot;<span style="color: rgb(68, 68, 68); font-family: Arial; font-size: 13px; line-height: 19.1875px; text-align: justify;">Paired with enhancements available for singular units, Warlock makes for a powerhouse of gratification, as massive armies of bears, mages, goblins and skeletons take down yet another capital.&quot;</span></p><div class="field field-type-link field-field-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.gamesta.com/games-you-shouldve-played-in-2012-but-didnt-part-2/">http://www.gamesta.com/games-you-shouldve-played-in-2012-but-didnt-part-2/</a> </div> </div> </div> Press Interviews Sun, 29 Sep 2013 19:07:42 +0000 mick.p 585 at http://local.warlock.se Split Kick: Warlock - Master of the Arcane Developer Interview http://local.warlock.se/reviews/2013/9/split-kick-warlock-master-of-the-arcane-developer-interview <p>&quot;<span style="font-size: 12px;">BD: Did you draw any influence from classic table-top strategy games when you were designing Warlock?</span></p><div id="cke_pastebin"><span style="font-size: 12px;">PK: Not directly. But yes, it can be said that we inherited some traits from tabletop games, as we developed Warlock&rsquo;s battle system with another of our games, Elven Legacy, in mind. Elven Legacy was inspired by Fantasy General, which in turn was descended from classic tabletop games.&quot;</span></div><div class="field field-type-link field-field-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://splitkick.com/warlock-master-of-the-arcane-interview/">http://splitkick.com/warlock-master-of-the-arcane-interview/</a> </div> </div> </div> Press Interviews Sun, 29 Sep 2013 19:03:24 +0000 mick.p 584 at http://local.warlock.se Digitally Downloaded: Ten games that were meant to suck... but I ended up enjoying http://local.warlock.se/reviews/2013/9/digitally-downloaded-ten-games-that-were-meant-to-suck-but-i-ended-up-enjoying <p>&quot;<span style="color: rgb(85, 85, 85); font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; line-height: 20px;">Considering how good Civilization V is, being an inferior clone is not really a good place to be. Thankfully, Warlock was more than a mere clone of the strategy giant. It shared some similarities, yes, but at the time time it had a soul and personality of its own, and thanks to some superb balancing, it was a great game to play in its own right.&quot;</span></p><div class="field field-type-link field-field-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.digitallydownloaded.net/2012/07/ten-games-that-were-meant-to-suck-but-i.html">http://www.digitallydownloaded.net/2012/07/ten-games-that-were-meant-to-suck-but...</a> </div> </div> </div> Press Interviews Sun, 29 Sep 2013 19:01:30 +0000 mick.p 583 at http://local.warlock.se Square Go: Warlock: Master of the Arcane Review - Score: 4/5 http://local.warlock.se/reviews/2013/9/square-go-warlock-master-of-the-arcane-review-score-45 <p>&quot;...the unique ideas (and cheaper pricing) mean it&rsquo;s hard not to recommend to fans of the strategy genre.&quot;</p><div class="field field-type-link field-field-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://square-go.com/warlock-master-arcane/">http://square-go.com/warlock-master-arcane/</a> </div> </div> </div> Press Reviews Sun, 29 Sep 2013 18:44:50 +0000 mick.p 574 at http://local.warlock.se Game Industry News: Warlock: Master of the Arcane - Score: 4/5 http://local.warlock.se/reviews/2013/9/game-industry-news-warlock-master-of-the-arcane-score-45 <div id="cke_pastebin">&ldquo;Warlock brings nice, fast-paced gameplay to a traditionally &#39;slow&#39; genre.&rdquo;</div><div id="cke_pastebin">&ldquo;...the game is just plain fun. You dive immediately into combat, which is Warlock&#39;s best feature.&rdquo;</div><div class="field field-type-link field-field-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.gameindustry.com/review/item.asp?id=1743">http://www.gameindustry.com/review/item.asp?id=1743</a> </div> </div> </div> Press Reviews Sun, 29 Sep 2013 18:44:00 +0000 mick.p 573 at http://local.warlock.se Pixel Judge: Warlock: Master of the Arcane Review - Score: 3.5/5 http://local.warlock.se/reviews/2013/9/pixel-judge-warlock-master-of-the-arcane-review-score-355 <p>&ldquo;...once you get into it &ndash; for, say, an hour &ndash; you just see your free time wither and pass away.&rdquo;</p><div class="field field-type-link field-field-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://pixeljudge.com/en/reviews/warlock-master-of-the-arcane/">http://pixeljudge.com/en/reviews/warlock-master-of-the-arcane/</a> </div> </div> </div> Press Reviews Sun, 29 Sep 2013 18:42:51 +0000 mick.p 572 at http://local.warlock.se Worthplaying: Warlock: Master of the Arcane Review - Score: 7/10 http://local.warlock.se/reviews/2013/9/worthplaying-warlock-master-of-the-arcane-review-score-710 <p>&ldquo;Paradox saw how difficult it would be for new players to jump into a popular 4X strategy game and offered help with Warlock: Master of the Arcane, a strategy game that seems designed to ease players into the genre.&rdquo;&nbsp;</p><div class="field field-type-link field-field-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://worthplaying.com/article/2013/1/22/reviews/87965/">http://worthplaying.com/article/2013/1/22/reviews/87965/</a> </div> </div> </div> Press Reviews Sun, 29 Sep 2013 18:41:56 +0000 mick.p 571 at http://local.warlock.se Dealspwn: Warlock: Master of the Arcane Review - Score: 7/10 http://local.warlock.se/reviews/2013/9/dealspwn-warlock-master-of-the-arcane-review-score-710 <p>&ldquo;...Warlock certainly provides addictive gameplay.&rdquo;</p><div class="field field-type-link field-field-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.dealspwn.com/warlock-master-of-the-arcane-review-107695">http://www.dealspwn.com/warlock-master-of-the-arcane-review-107695</a> </div> </div> </div> Press Reviews Sun, 29 Sep 2013 18:41:08 +0000 mick.p 570 at http://local.warlock.se The Reticle: Warlock: Master of the Arcane Review - Score: On Target http://local.warlock.se/reviews/2013/9/the-reticle-warlock-master-of-the-arcane-review-score-on-target <p>&ldquo;&hellip;it carries enough unique quirks to keep you interested long into the quiet night. One more turn? Yes please.&rdquo;</p><div class="field field-type-link field-field-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.thereticule.com/warlock-master-of-the-arcane-the-verdict/">http://www.thereticule.com/warlock-master-of-the-arcane-the-verdict/</a> </div> </div> </div> Press Reviews Sun, 29 Sep 2013 18:40:03 +0000 mick.p 569 at http://local.warlock.se Wargamer: Warlock: Master of the Arcane Review - Score: n/a http://local.warlock.se/reviews/2013/9/wargamer-warlock-master-of-the-arcane-review-score-na <p>&ldquo;Warlock: Master of the Arcane is a great addition to the genre. It&rsquo;s pretty, streamlined, and downright fun, often casting the &ldquo;just-one-more-turn&rdquo; spell upon the player like similar 4X games have in the past.&rdquo;</p><div class="field field-type-link field-field-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.wargamer.com/article/3225/pc-game-review-warlock-master-of-the-arcane">http://www.wargamer.com/article/3225/pc-game-review-warlock-master-of-the-arcane</a> </div> </div> </div> Press Reviews Sun, 29 Sep 2013 18:39:08 +0000 mick.p 568 at http://local.warlock.se Tecnogaming: Warlock: Master of Arcane Review (Portugese) - Score: (Top Gaming - Editors Choice) http://local.warlock.se/reviews/2013/9/tecnogaming-warlock-master-of-arcane-review-portugese-score-top-gaming-editors-choice <div class="field field-type-link field-field-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://games.tecnogaming.com/2012/06/warlock-master-of-arcane/">http://games.tecnogaming.com/2012/06/warlock-master-of-arcane/</a> </div> </div> </div> Press Reviews Sun, 29 Sep 2013 18:37:39 +0000 mick.p 567 at http://local.warlock.se Rock, Paper, Shotgun: Speak & Spell: Warlock – Master Of The Arcane Interview http://local.warlock.se/reviews/2013/9/rock-paper-shotgun-speak-spell-warlock-%E2%80%93-master-of-the-arcane-interview <p>&ldquo;Exciting, but also challenging, is that there is feature creep lurking around every corner. We rarely have a meeting without new and fun ideas being thrown around and someone pleading passionately about getting it into the game.&rdquo;</p><div class="field field-type-link field-field-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.rockpapershotgun.com/2012/05/04/speak-spell-warlock-master-of-the-arcane-interview/">http://www.rockpapershotgun.com/2012/05/04/speak-spell-warlock-master-of-the-arc...</a> </div> </div> </div> Press Interviews Sun, 29 Sep 2013 18:33:20 +0000 mick.p 566 at http://local.warlock.se Press 2 Reset: Warlock: Master of the Arcane Review - Score: 7/10 http://local.warlock.se/reviews/2013/9/press-2-reset-warlock-master-of-the-arcane-review-score-710 <p>&quot;Overall, Warlock: Master of the Arcane is a lighthearted romp with all the comic lore and characters of the Majesty franchise. Decently addictive, it draws you in until you realize a few hours have gone by.&quot;</p><div class="field field-type-link field-field-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://press2reset.com/reviews/review-warlock-master-of-the-arcane/">http://press2reset.com/reviews/review-warlock-master-of-the-arcane/</a> </div> </div> </div> Press Reviews Sun, 29 Sep 2013 18:31:48 +0000 mick.p 581 at http://local.warlock.se Vagary TV: The Strategy Gamer: 2012 Midyear Report (Warlock: Master of the Arcane & other Paradox Interactive Titles) http://local.warlock.se/reviews/2013/9/vagary-tv-the-strategy-gamer-2012-midyear-report-warlock-master-of-the-arcane-other-p <p>&quot;...offers a lot of play for the enterprising magic user.&quot;&nbsp;</p><div class="field field-type-link field-field-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://vagary.tv/archives/20677">http://vagary.tv/archives/20677</a> </div> </div> </div> Press Reviews Sun, 29 Sep 2013 18:31:40 +0000 mick.p 565 at http://local.warlock.se Destructoid: Preview: Warlock: Master of the Arcane multiplayer beta http://local.warlock.se/reviews/2013/9/destructoid-preview-warlock-master-of-the-arcane-multiplayer-beta <p>&ldquo;Our session on the small map lasted for almost five hours; five hours that flew by. This is a real shot in the arm for a game which was already a lot of fun.&rdquo;</p><div class="field field-type-link field-field-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.destructoid.com/preview-warlock-master-of-the-arcane-multiplayer-beta-231652.phtml">http://www.destructoid.com/preview-warlock-master-of-the-arcane-multiplayer-beta...</a> </div> </div> </div> Press Previews Sun, 29 Sep 2013 18:29:31 +0000 mick.p 564 at http://local.warlock.se RTS Guru: Warlock Master of the Arcane Multiplayer (Beta) Preview http://local.warlock.se/reviews/2013/9/rts-guru-warlock-master-of-the-arcane-multiplayer-beta-preview <p>&quot;...[when] you have some good friends to play with, it can be an absolute blast.&quot;</p><div class="field field-type-link field-field-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.rtsguru.com/game/461/article/3591/Fireballs-at-High-Noon-Warlock-Master-of-the-Arcane-Multiplayer-Preview.html">http://www.rtsguru.com/game/461/article/3591/Fireballs-at-High-Noon-Warlock-Mast...</a> </div> </div> </div> Press Previews Sun, 29 Sep 2013 18:18:29 +0000 mick.p 576 at http://local.warlock.se Haven 4 Gamerz: Warlock - Master of the Arcane - Powerful Lords DLC Review - Score: 8/10 http://local.warlock.se/reviews/2012/5/haven-4-gamerz-warlock-master-of-the-arcane-powerful-lords-dlc-review-score-810 <p>&quot;This DLC is well worth it and makes the game that much more enjoyable.&quot;</p><div class="field field-type-link field-field-url"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.haven4gamerz.com/2012/05/10/warlock-master-of-the-arcane-powerful-lords-dlc-pc-review/">http://www.haven4gamerz.com/2012/05/10/warlock-master-of-the-arcane-powerful-lor...</a> </div> </div> </div> Press Reviews Thu, 10 May 2012 19:00:00 +0000 mick.p 521 at http://local.warlock.se