Of Orcs and Men Archive

  • Styx: Shards of Darkness Shows Us How a Goblin is Made

    It’s time for an inside-the-goblin look at the making of Styx: Shards of Darkness, the sequel to stealth sleeper hit Styx: Master of Shadows! Cyanide Studio’s latest making-of vidoc spends a good five minutes putting front and center Styx’s signature snarky attitude and humor while […]

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  • VGB Feature: Styx: Shards of Darkness Interview with Cyanide Studios Project Manager Guillaume Blanchard

    Styx, the loveably brash and foul-mouthed goblin thief who burst onto the scene in Of Orcs and Men before landing his debut solo starring role in stealth infiltration game Master of Shadows, is coming back to show off his mastery of the art of sneaky-sneaky […]

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  • Sneak Behind the Scenes to See How Styx: Master of Shadows Was Made

    Sneak Behind the Scenes to See How Styx: Master of Shadows Was Made

    Styx: Master of Shadows is almost here. With the infiltration RPG based in the Of Orcs and Men universe set to sneak onto PC, PS4 and Xbox One on October 7th, the team at Cyanide Studio is ready to take players on a journey into […]

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  • Come Watch Styx Barf Up Goblin Clones

    Come Watch Styx Barf Up Goblin Clones

    After taking a jab at Assassin’s Creed in the previous gameplay trailer for Styx: Master of Shadows, Focus Home and Cyanide Studio play on a little Star Wars reference in the brand new video titled “Attack of the Clone.” Needless to say, this trailer highlights […]

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  • Forget Assassin’s Creed, Styx: Master of Shadows is “Assassin’s Green”

    Forget Assassin’s Creed, Styx: Master of Shadows is “Assassin’s Green”

    Focus Home takes a fun little parody jab at the Assassin’s Creed franchise with the marketing tagline for the new gameplay trailer for Styx: Master of Shadows, now also known as “Assassin’​s Green.” All joking aside, Cyanide Studio’s goblin infiltration stealth RPG continues to look […]

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  • Spend 14 Minutes in the Shadows with Styx

    Spend 14 Minutes in the Shadows with Styx

    Here it is. The moment you’ve all been waiting for. Or at least the moment I’ve been waiting for. Cyanide Studio has released the first glimpse at gameplay from the upcoming Of Orcs and Men stealth RPG spin-off/successor, Styx: Master of Shadows. A full 14 […]

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  • Styx Shows His Softer, Animal-Loving Side

    Styx Shows His Softer, Animal-Loving Side

    Awww! Would you look at that? When he’s not slinking through the shadows, stabbing mofos in the back or disposing of enemy corpses, Styx, the goblin master assassin starring in the upcoming PC stealth RPG Master of Shadows, apparently has a soft spot for animals. […]

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  • Styx Teases His Mastery of Shadows

    Styx Teases His Mastery of Shadows

    Styx: Master of Shadows, the infiltration RPG offshoot from Of Orcs and Men, makes its presence known in the first teaser video showing glimpses of the sneaky goblin prowling about the Tower of Akenash. There isn’t a whole lot to see just yet, but the […]

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  • Of Orcs and Men’s Styx Lands Starring Role in Master of Shadows

    Of Orcs and Men’s Styx Lands Starring Role in Master of Shadows

    Remember Styx from the Spiders and Cyanide Studio co-developed RPG Of Orcs and Men? He was the roguish goblin sidekick to the brutish orc Arkail. Well, the sneaky Greenskin is now breaking out to star in his own game, announced today with the title Styx: […]

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  • Review: Of Orcs and Men

    Review: Of Orcs and Men

    After playing Cyanide Studios’ recent Game of Thrones RPG, I was looking forward to their next project, Of Orcs and Men, designed in collaboration with developer Spiders. As I somewhat expected, Of Orcs and Men borrows a fair amount from the combat, dialog and quest […]

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