Slitherine and Matrix Games are looking for beta testers for their upcoming global strategy game, Commander - The Great War. The followup to their World War II era game, Commander - Europe at War, delves into the first World War, ranging from the invasion of Belgium on August 5, 1914 to the Armistice on the 11th of November 1918.
Paradox Interactive has released a new gameplay trailer for their 1950's era global strategy game, Supreme Ruler: Cold War.
Microsoft Games Studios "shares our orc bloodlust", says Robot Entertainment as they'll be publishing it's Xbox 360 and PC versions of Orcs Must Die!
During Comic-Con in San Diego the game will be playable at the Xbox Lounge in the Hard Rock Hotel on July 23rd and the 24th. It's an action-strategy.
The arrival of DOTA 2 is "soon" according to Valve's news piece on the new and improved systems for Steam delivering games and other content.
It's unclear how soon 'soon' actually is but Gamescom takes place next month in Germany. The studio is set to showcase a game under the 'strategy' category.
Microsoft didn't release Halo Wars for the PC, but the closest thing to it could be a mod called HaloRTS created with the C&C 3: Tiberium Wars engine.
The team have released a few screenshots that show some of the UNSC Forces that will be available in the mod.
has announced that patch 1.35 is now available to download from the Public Test Realm for StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty.
This minor patch contains several minor interface changes as well as a sneak preview of Season 3 ladder maps. The editor has also been given a few improvements too.
Jagex Games Studio today announced the launch of its latest War of Legends expansion: Buzhou Mountains. The update contains multiple new features, plus a host of supporting patches to offer all War of Legends users a more challenging gameplay experience.
The centrepiece of the Buzhou Mountain expansion is a new high level combat arena.
A new Civilization V hotfix patch has been released to tweak multiplayer, chiefly due to hotseat issues. There are also some fixes to gameplay balances and minor bug fixes.
New details have emerged about Relic's highly anticpated real-time strategy game, Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III, which was announced a month ago with very little information attached, save the fact it would combine the best features of the original and Dawn of War II.
Blizzard has announced that some Starcraft II regions will now be linked, though for the most part, disparate regions will still not be allowed to play against each other.
Martix Games has announced that Panzer Corps, their latest World War II theatre wargame, is now available a week early through digital distribution.
The PC version of Eric Chahi's strange Populous meets puzzle game From Dust will be arriving the same day as the Xbox Live Arcade version, July 27, according to UbiSoft. The game will be available on Steam, the UbiShop and the other usual digital download suspects.
Electronic Arts has announced in a press release that the first expansion to The Sims Medieval will be coming this August, and it'll allow players to live out piratical fantasies, or engage in sexy misadventures as a noble. The Sims Medieval: Pirates & Nobles adventure pack introduces players to new quests, treasure hunting, and hundreds of new objects for their medieval kingdom.
Kalypso has announced that new downloadable content is available for their strategy management game Dungeons. The new DLC, simply titled 'Dungeons', will include 50 new maps, and a "Conquest" mode.
Blizzard will have playable builds of both Diablo III and StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm at Gamescom next month as it kicks off in Cologne, Germany.
World of Warcraft will also be in attendance along with "exhibition matches, live raids, competitions and other attractions" hosted by Blizzard.
Fredrik Wester, Paradox Interactive CEO, has claimed it a "release" to not be reliant on retailer sales for their games, which are now "like a bonus".
He notes we "don't really need" retail chains any more, which have "not been good" for the industry - stifling creativity. It's "really relieving" to speak about it.
The Facebook version of Sid Meier's famous strategy game, Civilization World, is now in open beta for all who want to check it out. Meier himself worked on the social network-powered Civ title.
Developer Riot Games has defended their carving up of the EU server population for League of Legends, saying it was "by far the best way" short term.
Overcrowding was causing stability issues and so Riot halved the EU territories, which they did in a way to preserve the "greatest number" of friendships.
It seems that Valve will be unveiling the long-awaited sequel to their popular Warcraft III mod, Defense of the Anicents, at Gamescom.
Defense of the Ancients 2 (DOTA2) is likely to debut at Gamescom due to a listing on the official expo site that shows Valve as an exhibitor set to show a product under the "strategy" category.
Paradox Interactive has announced a new patch for Hearts of Iron III: For the Motherland, version 3.03.