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Tyranny Review

Tyranny followed a tight, no-nonsense schedule from being announced in March 2016 to delivery in November 2016. During that time, monthly info updates on their blog and social media were peppered with the hashtag #evilwon. Coinciding with a presidential election, Obsidian’s marketing tactics were considered and smart but unassuming. If this was a larger company with a bigger budget – and Tyranny attached their social...

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Obsidian announces the final 3 Tyranny companions

With the public release of Tyranny in mere hours (!), we investigated the last 3 companions announced by Obsidian. In previewing them, we hope you will get a sense of ‘what to expect’ when your path crosses theirs. Comparative to the first 3, these females are more foreign and less accepting to the new dominant culture. These gals are more resistant, and harbour more personal...

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Obsidian reveals Tyranny release date

Evil has won and now has a release date. Since the announcement of this game back in March we’ve hungrily awaited this title. Available via Steam and GOG and via Tyranny the Tyranny release date will be November 10. Overview: Tyranny is currently only available via download. Purchasing a physical copy has not been announced. However it’s a safe assumption copies will appear on shelves...

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Introducing the 3 first Tyranny companions

With Tyranny releasing later in 2016 (fingers crossed), the developers at Obsidian semi-regularly post a blog concerning the game’s combat, politics, lore and short stories. This background information isn’t essential to eventually playing the game. However, as a starting point – and broaching a new IP with preconceived ideas – it is helpful. If nothing else than to provide context to beginning a narrative after...

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Tyranny news from Obsidian game director Brian Heins

Over the past week Brian Heins the game director of Tyranny participated in a few interviews. We reduced the content and dissected the Tyranny news into specific categories with quotations from Brian Heins. For the full interviews, check out Gameranx and Gamewatcher. For the meaty facts, read below. Combat: Tyranny will feature the same tactical combat Pillars of Eternity had – ‘real time with pause‘....

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Obsidian announces new game: Tyranny

“What if evil already won?” That’s the premise of a new RPG developed by Obsidian Entertainment and Paradox Interactive – the team behind Pillars of Eternity. Announced at Paradox’ press conference a few days ago, Tyranny will provide an original setting, an unlikely beginning and a new perspective on making player decisions. You see, the struggle between good and evil is over. You marched alongside...