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2014-05-14 23:06:50

Combining the intensity and rich heritage of the Warhammer 40,000 universe together with the strategy and tactical play of chess, "Warhammer®40,000®: Chess - Regicide" offers seamless cross platform gameplay with stunning visuals and high impact animations. Sydney (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 Hammerfall Publishing in association with Games Workshop has announced “Warhammer®40,000®: Chess - Regicide” coming to multiple gaming platforms in 2014. Set in the...

Eidos Founder Among UK Tech Giants Honored By Queen
2012-12-31 06:30:04

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Some of the UK's top technology pioneers, including the founder of video game publisher Eidos Interactive, are among those being recognized by the Queen as part of her annual New Year's Honours list. Ian Livingstone, who created the company behind the popular Tomb Raider and Hitman series of games in 1990 and served as its president up until its takeover by Square Enix in 2009, has been made a Commander of the Most Excellent Order...

2009-09-21 17:19:00

MONTVALE, N.J., Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- ARGI announced today that Games Workshop Limited, of Glenn Burnie, MD. (www.games-workshop.com) has selected its recently announced Acuity product for its audience management of their White Dwarf magazine. Acuity was introduced in early June and ushers in an entirely new set of capabilities for audience development professionals. In development for over 2 years, Acuity was built to the specifications of today's publishing and media companies. It...

2008-09-19 12:00:22

Plastic Wax today revealed their collaboration with leading developer Relic to produce the first Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II trailer, which recently debuted. The trailer can be seen now at www.dawnofwar2.com. "It was our mission to make sure gamers' first impressions of Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II was flawless," said Owen Hurley, Director of Animations and Cinematics with Relic. "To give fans a taste of where Relic's latest masterpiece is going, both in terms of action and...

2008-07-11 09:00:41

Mythic Entertainment, an Electronic Arts studio (NASDAQ:ERTS), today announced that the Guild Beta for Warhammer(R) Online: Age of Reckoning(TM) (WAR) has begun. Over 10,000 guilds applied and those selected will have the chance to experience the game's most expansive beta phase yet. An historic 750,000 applicants have signed up for the opportunity to enter WAR's closed beta, and the selected guilds will join tens of thousands of new participants as the game enters the final phase of its...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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