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July 18, 2011 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
The latest Jumping the Shark Podcast features Stardock’s Derek Paxton and Jon Shafer talking about what’s going on with Fallen Enchantress.  Check out the link below and take a listen! http://gameshark.libsyn.com/jumping-the-shark-episode-80
June 3, 2011 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
Rock, Paper, Shotgun has an interview up with Stardock’s Derek Paxton talking about non-other than Elemental: Fallen Enchantress. RPS: You’ve talked a bit about how you see this as a more “focused” game than Elemental was originally. Is /that/ the focus – the story and the characters? Paxton: The campaign is story-focused, but the traditional game remains with that big sandbox experience. Story is a dangerous beast, because it can rob your game of life and steal options from the p...
June 3, 2011 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
Rock, Paper, Shotgun has an interview up with Stardock’s Derek Paxton talking about non-other than Elemental: Fallen Enchantress. RPS: You’ve talked a bit about how you see this as a more “focused” game than Elemental was originally. Is /that/ the focus – the story and the characters? Paxton: The campaign is story-focused, but the traditional game remains with that big sandbox experience. Story is a dangerous beast, because it can rob your game of life and steal options from the p...
May 23, 2011 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
GameSpot has an interview up with Derek Paxton talking about Elemental: Fallen Enchantress.  Also check out the video diary! Link
May 23, 2011 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
GameSpot has an interview up with Derek Paxton talking about Elemental: Fallen Enchantress.  Also check out the video diary! Link
May 19, 2011 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
Elemental: War of Magic 1.2a is now available and current players can update via Impulse.  This update brings a few fixes to Elemental, and the changelog can be found here. https://forums.elementalgame.com/408749
May 19, 2011 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
Elemental: War of Magic 1.2a is now available and current players can update via Impulse.  This update brings a few fixes to Elemental, and the changelog can be found here. https://forums.elementalgame.com/408749
May 18, 2011 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
GameZone.com has an interview up with Stardock’s Derek Paxton and Jon Shafer on the progress of Elemental: Fallen Enchantress! GZ: Please describe what players can expect once they jump into Fallen Enchantress. DP: They can expect a game that merges a 4X game and a role-playing game. Many 4X games have adopted some RPG conventions (units that gain experience, etc.), but in Fallen Enchantress those RPG aspects are as effective as more traditional 4X strategies. Instead of building ...
May 18, 2011 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
GameZone.com has an interview up with Stardock’s Derek Paxton and Jon Shafer on the progress of Elemental: Fallen Enchantress! GZ: Please describe what players can expect once they jump into Fallen Enchantress. DP: They can expect a game that merges a 4X game and a role-playing game. Many 4X games have adopted some RPG conventions (units that gain experience, etc.), but in Fallen Enchantress those RPG aspects are as effective as more traditional 4X strategies. Instead of building ...
May 3, 2011 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
The v1.2 patch for Elemental: War of Magic has been released today!  Current customers than find the update via Impulse, and you can go to the following link for the long list of changes. https://forums.elementalgame.com/408299 Some changes include: Raze city no longer requires a tech and is available right off the bat for all of your cities. Prestige penalty for multiple cities has been broken out in the Other category on the city screen (instead of being a part of the...
May 3, 2011 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
The v1.2 patch for Elemental: War of Magic has been released today!  Current customers than find the update via Impulse, and you can go to the following link for the long list of changes. https://forums.elementalgame.com/408299 Some changes include: Raze city no longer requires a tech and is available right off the bat for all of your cities. Prestige penalty for multiple cities has been broken out in the Other category on the city screen (instead of being a part of the...
May 3, 2011 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
Gaming Nexus has an interview up with Stardock’s Derek Paxton, and discusses the upcoming Elemental: Fallen Enchantress. “So how have things been since you started at Stardock? What kinds of changes have you implemented since you got there? The biggest change has been in formalizing processes around production. Previously Stardock's games team was a small but successful part of Stardock's total business. Although Stardock had excellent management of the business si...
May 3, 2011 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
Gaming Nexus has an interview up with Stardock’s Derek Paxton, and discusses the upcoming Elemental: Fallen Enchantress. “So how have things been since you started at Stardock? What kinds of changes have you implemented since you got there? The biggest change has been in formalizing processes around production. Previously Stardock's games team was a small but successful part of Stardock's total business. Although Stardock had excellent management of the business si...
April 21, 2011 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
A big congrats goes out to xmorg who has won the Fallen Enchantress “Design a Trait” contest!  His trait, Outlaw Connections, took the top spot! “The Hero has spent some time with the lawless and knows a little about how to communicate with bandits. The Hero may recruit bandits he encounters in the wilds, at a small cost of gold and prestige. Bandits can be disbanded and add to the population. The hero cannot propose to marry them. Bandits may al...
April 21, 2011 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
A big congrats goes out to xmorg who has won the Fallen Enchantress “Design a Trait” contest!  His trait, Outlaw Connections, took the top spot! “The Hero has spent some time with the lawless and knows a little about how to communicate with bandits. The Hero may recruit bandits he encounters in the wilds, at a small cost of gold and prestige. Bandits can be disbanded and add to the population. The hero cannot propose to marry them. Bandits may al...