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Empire at War's multiplayer patched back in!

FileTrekker September 4th 2017, 18:00:00

Fans of this Star Wars game were surprised this past week after the 2006 RTS game had it's multiplayer mode fixed, which has not been operational since Gamespy's shutdown 3 years ago in 2014, all thanks to this new patch from Petroglyph and Disney.

The game is considered the best RTS game that th

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Mod tools coming to Dawn of War III

FileTrekker September 3rd 2017, 18:59:00

There's a new update out soon for Warhammer 40:000: Dawn of War 3, and although it's been delayed, it will include a host of new modding tools, as well as improvements to the multiplayer in the game that will help make it more balanced.

The modding tools are the main feature of the update, and th

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Mount & Blade II: Bannerlord will support multiplayer mods

FileTrekker September 1st 2017, 18:00:00

The game's lead designer, Armagan Yavuz, has confirmed that the game will include multiplayer mod support, as long as players confine their use to their own game servers rather than the games in-built matchmaking system.

He recently confirmed the news in a recent interview, clarifying how the sup

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Half-Life 2: Aftermath leaks Episode 3 beta content

FileTrekker August 31st 2017, 18:00:00

When former Valve employee and Half-Life 2 writer Marc Laidlaw leaked the storyline for Half-Life 2: Episode 3 recently, it dashed all hopes of a much anticipated further installment in the series along with it, but as a bonus, content from the game has leaked in a new mod.

The mod includes sever

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0 Featured image for Star Wars: Battlefront III Legacy Open Beta 3 out now

Star Wars: Battlefront III Legacy Open Beta 3 out now

FileTrekker August 30th 2017, 18:00:00

A new open beta for the Star Wars: Battlefront III Legacy mod, which aims to bring back lost content from Star Wars: Battlefront III, is now available to download, and has all new and improved content, and a new trailer showing off the mod.

The project, by author El Fabrico, has been going for so

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0 Featured image for Final Fantasy XV getting official mod support on PC

Final Fantasy XV getting official mod support on PC

FileTrekker August 24th 2017, 18:00:00

The game's director, Hajime Tabata, told Rock Paper Shotgun this past week that when the game launches on PC next year, that players should "expect mod support" to come to the game.

This would be the first Final Fantasy game to support modding officially, as previously the game's developer, Squar

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0 Featured image for Capcom is going after paid Street Fighter mods

Capcom is going after paid Street Fighter mods

FileTrekker August 13th 2017, 18:00:00

There's a huge market for costume mods, and many have been released as payware mods, especially those that are adult in nature.  Two well-known creators of such mods, who charge for their work, have now had takedown notices from Capcom.

The modders, Khaledantar666 and Brutal Ace, both had Patreo

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0 Featured image for Zelda: BotW has a co-op mod in development

Zelda: BotW has a co-op mod in development

FileTrekker August 1st 2017, 18:00:00

Don't be surprised when this mod gets taken down, but one member of the fan community is working on a Co-Op multiplayer mod for Zelda: Breath of the Wild, and while it's legality is dubious, it's technical achievements are very impressive.

The mod requires the use of the Cemu Wii U emulator (Why

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0 Featured image for Dark Souls Boss Rush mod is an intense challenge

Dark Souls Boss Rush mod is an intense challenge

FileTrekker July 29th 2017, 18:00:00

Now you can fight every boss from Dark Souls, one after the other, but are you brave enough to try? Fans of the game will no doubt want to give it a go, adding another new dimension and adding further replay-ability to the game, with two unique modes.

As you would expect from any boss rush mod, t

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Pokémon Mod for Minecraft shut down

FileTrekker July 18th 2017, 16:12:00

Pixelmon, the popular Minecraft mod that re-creates the Pokemon series within the game, has been shut down by The Pokémon Company, following a cease and desist letter which has forced all development on the project to be halted.

One of the project developers, MrMasochism, had the following sta

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1 Featured image for 911 Operator, what's your e-mod-gency?

911 Operator, what's your e-mod-gency?

Serio July 14th 2017, 00:30:00

This is an obscure title for a lot of people, so I'm gonna take a while and just explain what the heck "911 Operator" is. Otherwise, you're just going to notice the pun in the title, facepalm, and move on with your mod news without actually paying attention to this article.

So, what the heck is i

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0 Featured image for You can now play as China in Red Alert 3

You can now play as China in Red Alert 3

FileTrekker July 11th 2017, 18:00:00

Ah, Red Alert, a favourite franchise among many, and the third instalment of the series is particularly great. Now, finally, China joins the battlefield alongside Japan, the Allies, and the Soviet Union, thanks to a Chinese mod team, and it's pretty great.

The mod fits right into the game, and co

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0 Featured image for Fly like a superhero with this Mass Effect: Andromeda mod

Fly like a superhero with this Mass Effect: Andromeda mod

FileTrekker July 9th 2017, 11:21:00

While you may consider the protagonist of Mass Effect: Andromeda to pale in the light of Commander Shepard, this new mod does add one impressive ability that he never had, and that is to fly like a superhero, blazing across the sky at the speed of sound.

The new mod effectively allows Ryder to fl

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CS-Go mod parodies Beat-Em-Ups with Chickens

FileTrekker July 2nd 2017, 19:12:00

This is a very strange mod, it is non-the-less hilarious - a new mod for CS-Go parodies the Street Fighter style of fighting games, but instead of battling with the likes of M. Bison or Ryu, this one has chickens. Yes, as in, large hens.

The super-powerful chickens dual it out in various possible

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10 Featured image for Take Two Takes Down GTA OpenIV Modding Tool

Take Two Takes Down GTA OpenIV Modding Tool

Serio June 17th 2017, 10:41:00

It was only a matter of time, wasn't it? Take Two, the owners of developer Rockstar and publisher of Grand Theft Auto V, has issued a Cease & Desist against the popular modding tool OpenIV.

GTA V's steam page has been flooded with negative reviews after the publisher of Rockstar's latest Grand Th

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0 Featured image for Take Two Takes Down GTA V OpenIV Modding Tool

Take Two Takes Down GTA V OpenIV Modding Tool

Polybius87 June 15th 2017, 21:43:00

In big recent modding news, GTA V's steam page has been flooded with negative reviews after the publisher of Rockstar's latest Grand Theft Auto game, Take-Two Interactive issued a cease and desist to a near ten year old mod.

The mod in question, OpenIV, is used by modders all over the world to ed

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E3 2017 - Ubisoft's Press Conference Roundup

FileTrekker June 12th 2017, 23:53:00

It was a surprising press conference for Ubisoft at this year's E3, with several great title's announced, including Skull and Bones, a new pirate game with an open, shared world, as well as more information on the new Assassin's Creed: Origins.

It's fair to say Ubisoft had one of the better press

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E3 2017 - Xbox One X promises 4K gaming for all

FileTrekker June 11th 2017, 04:09:00

Microsoft's E3 press conference has just happened, and we've got all the key details, including the powerful new Xbox One X, with 4K resolution gaming, featuring powerful hardware in a tiny form factor, as well as 22 games coming exclusively to Xbox.

Originally known as Project Scorpio, Microsoft

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0 Featured image for Steel Division: Normandy 44 Invades With a Division of Mods

Steel Division: Normandy 44 Invades With a Division of Mods

Serio June 6th 2017, 20:00:00

Paradox Interactive's latest publishing, Steel Division: Normandy 44, launched late last month and its workshop has been slowly filling with mods from the ever creative community.

The real time strategy game, developed by Eugen Systems(R.U.S.E, Wargame), has landed itself quite snugly with a Most

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0 Featured image for Prey for Death adds extra difficulty to the game

Prey for Death adds extra difficulty to the game

FileTrekker June 5th 2017, 18:00:00

While Prey 2017 has been well received among gamers and critics, it does at times feel a little too easy to complete, especially on a second playthrough of the game. This mod aims to add additional challenge and difficulty, making it a much more intense experience.

The mod comes from author jvam

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