Shadowrun Archive

  • Gateway Initiative to Allow Cross-RPG Character Transfers Beginning With Seven Dragon Saga, Shadowrun: Hong Kong, and Torment: Tides of Numenera

    Something pretty awesome is happening right now within the CRPG development community. Tactical Simulations Interactive (TSI) has announced a new service known as Gateway which will enable cross-game character import/export across all games designed with support for the feature. You will be able to create […]

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  • Cha-Ching! Shadowrun: Hong Kong Kickstarter Banks Over $1.2 Million

    A lot of studios fail at Kickstarter, but Harebrained Schemes has found whatever secret sauce is required to produce one astonishingly successful crowdfunding project after another. The latest success story in the Shadowrun Returns Kickstarter saga is Hong Kong, which officially closed this week with […]

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  • Shadowrun: Hong Kong Didn’t Even Need Two Whole Hours to Get Kickstarted

    Today, Harebrained Schemes launched a Kickstarter campaign for Shadowrun: Hong Kong, the third Shadowrun cRPG following up on Returns and Dragonfall. Within two hours of going live earlier this afternoon, the game had already achieved its minimum funding goal of $100k. Wow, that was fast! […]

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  • Shadowrun Returns Expands With New Dragonfall Campaign in January

    Shadowrun Returns Expands With New Dragonfall Campaign in January

    Seattle-based indie studio Harebrained Schemes is hard at work on an expansion for the Kickstarter mega-hit, Shadowrun Returns, released over the summer after crowdfunding more than a million bucks. The expansion, titled Shadowrun: Dragonfall, will be available at a price of $14.99 on and […]

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  • Making of Shadowrun Documentary Airs Tonight

    Making of Shadowrun Documentary Airs Tonight

    About half an hour from now at 9pm EST tonight, GamePlay HD, the high-definition TV channel dedicated to videogames, will be airing a special documentary for the making of Shadowrun, the new PC and Xbox 360 online shooter from Microsoft Game Studios and FASA Studio. […]

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  • Shadowrun Goes Gold

    Shadowrun Goes Gold

    After an impressive showing during it’s beta phase (check out Zach’s beta impressions), Shadowrun has gone gold today and is officially slated to ship on May 29th for Windows Vista and Xbox 360. Along with innovating the FPS genre with its blend of magic and […]

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  • Beta Impressions: Shadowrun

    Beta Impressions: Shadowrun

    Let’s get something out on the table to start this article right: I don’t like first person shooters. There, I said it. Sure, I liked them back in the days of Doom II and Quake, and I’d be lying if I told you that Counter-Strike […]

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