With Assassin’s Creed: Valhalla just around the corner, Liam McLeod talks about historical accuracy in the game. But aside from pointing out what Valhalla got right and wrong, there is a lot more to unpack. How does Valhalla repeat nationalistic narratives? And should developers take more care with their histories? Liam touches upon all that below!
It’s that time of year again: Steam is pillaging our wallets with discounts on almost every game! Until the 9th of July, they’re dishing out discounts left right and center during the Summer Sale. Because we really like games, here are some of our favorites you can pick up!
We’re back with some medieval game stuff! But this time it’s no game to look out for: it’s a conference! More specifically, a conference on Twitter!
In this weeks bulletin, we discuss the Bannerlord Early Access Updates, a virtual excavation in Minecraft Education, the Civ VI June Update, Taiwan Cooper rip-offs, the Black Trowel Collective Microgrants, a podcast on Archaeogaming, the free game AER on Epic Games and a new project on the NES and History!
Do you like pulp archaeology? Do you like punching Nazis? Do you like Indiana Jones? Do you like video games? Then you’ll like Pathway!
In this weeks bulletin (it’s a big one) we talk about the Settlers of Catan, Bannerlord Roleplaying, a Racial Justice Humble Bundle, an apology from the devs of Little Devil Inside, the VALHEIM trailer, the Humankind Open Dev, the New World Combat Trailer, Total War Saga: Troy, the Paradox Insider Update, the use of video games to treat ADHD, Ran: Lost Islands open beta test, This War of Mine being added to Polish reading lists and finally a round up of our new Stratigraphs!