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Sword Coast Legends™ now officially coming to Xbox One and PlayStation 4! Release date revealed!

SWORD COAST LEGENDSIndependent developers, n-Space and Digital Extremes, announced today their upcoming Sword Coast Legends™, a party-based RPG set in the Dungeons & Dragons (D&D) Forgotten Realms universe from Wizards of the Coast, will be released for both the PlayStation®4 System and the Xbox One. The previously announced PC, Mac and Linux versions of Sword Coast Legends will now officially release on September 8, 2015, while today’s newly announced Xbox One and PlayStation 4 versions of the game will become available late 2015.

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Frontier Developments Launches Elite: Dangerous — Powerplay

Elite Dangerous Fire LogoPowerplay is the third major free update for Elite: Dangerous and the largest to date, introducing new ships, new features and an all-new strategic layer to the Elite: Dangerous galaxy.

In Powerplay, players can pledge allegiance to one of a number of galactic Powers and join the battle for interstellar conquest and control. Players can guide their chosen faction’s strategy, take on special objectives to advance their shared cause, and dominate Elite: Dangerous’ full-scale Milky Way galaxy together. (more…)

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Coming soon to an Outlook.com API near you…

Boomerang logoOutlook.com API is scheduled to launch in the summer this year.. Which may not be news to some.. However, a recent announcement may be. Microsoft have partnered up with Boomerang, dubbed a market-leading productivity software company, to deliver its powerful Boomerang system.

The Boomerang system is a power users best friend when faced with the day to day email and appointment management drain on resources. (more…)

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Obsidian Entertainment Announces Pillars of Eternity

pillarsObsidian Entertainment, the developer of Fallout: New Vegas, Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic IISouth Park: The Stick of Truthand the Kickstarter funded Pillars of Eternityannounced today they are entering into a partnership with Zero Radius Games to launch the upcoming card game, Pillars of Eternity – Lords of the Eastern Reach.

Developed by Zero Radius Games, Pillars of Eternity – Lords of the Eastern Reach, is a multi-player card game designed by veteran game designer Chris Taylor (Lead Designer Fallout 1) along with Obsidian’s own Scott Everts and John Lewis.  Featuring characters, locations, and items from the popular Pillars of Eternitycomputer RPG, Lords of the Eastern Reach if a fast competitive game set in the unique world of Eora.

“We are hugely excited to bring Pillars of Eternity to board and card gamers like us” said CEO Feargus Urquhart.  “Using Kickstarter to fund the Pillars of Eternitycomputer game has allowed us not only to deliver an amazing electronic experience, but now let’s us expand the Pillars of Eternity universe with new and different games.”

“Having been friends and colleagues with the team at Obsidian, partnering with them for this project is natural fit”, said Designer Chris Taylor.

Pillars of Eternity -Lords of the Eastern Reach is now available on Kickstarter.

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