Polish videogames group 1C Entertainment announced today that it is changing its name to Fulqrum Games, signifying new plans for the future following its acquisition by Tencent in November 2021. The company is well known for several types of games, but really made a name for themselves over the years with wargames and other strategy titles. Editor’s note: Check out our review of the Kings Bounty remake from 1C Entertainment. According to the company, ancient inventor and scientist Archimedes can explain the name change. “Give me a lever long enough and a fulcrum on which to place it, and I … Continue reading 1C Entertainment Changes Name to Fulqrum Games
King’s Bounty II is the direct sequel to the 1990 title of the same name. Ignoring the many versions of the game that came in-between, King’s Bounty II tries to reboot the franchise as a role-playing and tactical combat hybrid, though it struggles mightily to accomplish that feat.
1C Entertainment is elated to let the dragon out of the cave on the return of their acclaimed turn-based tactics series, King’s Bounty! Releasing in 2020 on PC, PS4 and Xbox One, King’s Bounty 2 will take players to the land of Antara, iterating on the classic turn-based tactics and RPG elements of the series. Pre-orders are now at KingsBounty2.com. Offering a fresh take on the acclaimed fantasy series, King’s Bounty 2 expands upon its tactical turn-based battles to offer players a truly immersive RPG experience. Weight is added to each move, from battles to developing relationships with the people … Continue reading King’s Bounty 2 Announced
To celebrate the pixel art game’s launch, the company released a new launch trailer and announced special launch pricing of $8.49, a 15 percent launch discount off the game’s normal $9.99 MSRP. An Xbox One version of the title is currently in production and will launch at a later date. Gift of Parthax is a 2D top-down arena fighter featuring a gothic pixel art style that puts players in the shoes of Arif, a mage on a quest to save his friend. To do so, he must defeat all enemies in Atixa’s grand arena—and receiving the Gift of Parthax may … Continue reading Gift of Parthax has launches on Steam for PC and Mac