Magicka Archive

  • Magicka 2 Playable Sneak Peek Demo Now Available

    Calling all wizards! Magicka 2, coming May 26th to PC and PlayStation 4, is now playable in sneak peek sampler format. To join in on the early robe-rocking, spell-casting fun, head on over to www.magicka2.com, Steam, or the PlayStation Store and place a pre-order. Only […]

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  • Magicka 2 Release Date Confirmed in Hilarious Game of Thrones Intro Parody

    Forget Game of Thrones. The time has come for a Game of Robes, a.k.a. Magicka 2! Magicka 2‘s date with PC and PlayStation 4 has been revealed today in a magickal, musical number by Vlad the not-a-vampire manpire. His not-so-in-tune voice delivers the news that […]

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  • E3 2014: Magicka 2 Conjures Cooperative Spellcasting Chaos on PC and PS4

    E3 2014: Magicka 2 Conjures Cooperative Spellcasting Chaos on PC and PS4

    After 1,231 days on unemployment, the wizards of Magicka have been hired for a new gig–Magicka 2 for PC and PlayStation 4. The game was revealed earlier in the week during Sony’s E3 keynote address, Magicka‘s signature brand of irreverent humor on full display for […]

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  • Magicka: Wizard Wars Alpha Sign-ups Are Underway

    Magicka: Wizard Wars Alpha Sign-ups Are Underway

    Sorcerers, dig your favorite robes out of the closet and get them dry-cleaned for battle. (Perhaps mixing fire and water spells will generate enough steam to freshen the fabric up for you.) Magicka: Wizard Wars is looking for alpha testers ready and willing to put […]

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  • Sorcerers Clash in Magicka: Wizard Wars Team-Based PvP Action

    Sorcerers Clash in Magicka: Wizard Wars Team-Based PvP Action

    The slapstick spell-casting chaos of Magicka is switching out its single player and co-op spell book for a focused mastery of “team-based, fast-paced, two-faced, post-haste, four-on-four twitch action-PvP” online warfare. Quite a mouthful. Did you get all that? Magicka: Wizard Wars, in development at Paradox […]

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  • Magicka’s Free PvP Mode Goes Live June 21st

    Magicka’s Free PvP Mode Goes Live June 21st

    Sometimes wizards just don’t get along, and at times like these the only way to settle a wizardly dispute is with a Player vs. Player duel. At least that’s how it’ll work in the world of Magicka come June 21st, when the game’s free PvP […]

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  • Review: Magicka: Vietnam

    Review: Magicka: Vietnam

    Back when I reviewed Magicka in early March I made a strong case that you should buy this game immediately! Now that the Vietnam DLC is out … I am struggling a bit with what to recommend. To put it in perspective, I started writing […]

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  • Review: Magicka

    Review: Magicka

    As a long-time PC gamer I have become accustomed to having games patched after release. Sometimes a patch or two goes a long way towards solving issues, but other times the patches are too long in coming or don’t resolve the main issues. Occasionally you […]

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  • Arrowhead’s GDC Magicka Surprise is…Vietnam DLC!?

    Arrowhead’s GDC Magicka Surprise is…Vietnam DLC!?

    Wait, what!? Magicka in Vietnam. Really? REALLY? Yes, really! A couple weeks back, Paradox Interactive and Arrowhead Studios promised a HUGE Magicka surprise to be revealed at the Game Developers Conference. Well, GDC is here, and with it has come the surprise of a lifetime: […]

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  • Magicka Soundtrack Available Now…For Free!

    Magicka Soundtrack Available Now…For Free!

    Follow the dead (but coming back to life!) red mage’s lead and give Paradox Interactive and Arrowhead Studios a glowing, golden thumbs-way-up, because today the original Magicka soundtrack has been released for gaming wizards across this kingdom we call Earth to enjoy. All 26 tracks […]

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