Rise of the Argonauts Archive

  • Discussion Review: Rise of the Argonauts

    Discussion Review: Rise of the Argonauts

    There was a section of an article recently that pretty much said that if you wanted to know if a game was going to be pretty but lousy, check to see if it uses the Unreal engine. If it does, chances are you will end […]

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  • Rise of the Argonauts Launch Trailer

    Rise of the Argonauts Launch Trailer

    There’s been a lot of confusion surrounding Rise of the Argonauts lately. Is it still coming out this year? Did it get pushed to next year? Just what is the deal here!? Codemasters cleared things up last week announcing at the last minute that the […]

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  • Rise of the Argonauts Really Is Coming Out This year!

    Rise of the Argonauts Really Is Coming Out This year!

    Hey guess what? After an apparent delay into next year, Codemasters and Liquid Entertainment’s mythological RPG Rise of the Argonauts is still coming out this year for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360. In fact it’s coming out next week in North America and this week […]

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  • Rise of the Argonauts Dev Diary: The Argo

    Rise of the Argonauts Dev Diary: The Argo

    Liquid Entertainment has already talked so much about the combat and role-playing elements in Rise of the Argonauts, but what about The Argo? Jason’s ship is kinda a big deal in the Argonauts mythology. But have no fear, The Argo will be in the game […]

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  • 300 Composer Scoring Rise of the Argonauts

    300 Composer Scoring Rise of the Argonauts

    Tyler Bates, who you may know if you’re a movie buff as one of the top Hollywood composers going these days for his work on films like 300, The Devil’s Rejects and Halloween, has signed on with Codemasters and Liquid Entertainment to score their mythological […]

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  • Go for the Gold in Rise of the Argonauts’ Argo Olympics

    Go for the Gold in Rise of the Argonauts’ Argo Olympics

    In the spirit of the ongoing Beijing Olympic Games, the folks at Codemasters recently put together a collection of Argo Olympic mini-games inspired by upcoming action-RPG Rise of the Argonauts. Via the game’s new community site, you can participate in five mouse-clicking, key-mashing-intensive web mini-games […]

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  • Rise of the Argonauts Dev Diary Blowout

    Rise of the Argonauts Dev Diary Blowout

    Here are the latest five Rise of the Argonauts dev diaries from Liquid Entertainment. If you like RPGs and Greek mythology you’ll definitely want to check these out. The “Phase 2” update of Codemasters’ Rise of the Argonauts community site also just went live. Be […]

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  • [E3 2008] New Rise of the Argonauts Screens Deliver a Spear Right to the Jugular

    [E3 2008] New Rise of the Argonauts Screens Deliver a Spear Right to the Jugular

    Like any game based on Greek mythology should, Rise of the Argonauts depicts some pretty vicious violence. Bodies cloven in two, limbs flying about, necks being skewered by spears… this game has it all.

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  • Rise of the Argonauts Developer Commentaries: Jason’s Back Story and the Gods

    Rise of the Argonauts Developer Commentaries: Jason’s Back Story and the Gods

    Anyone else looking forward to Rise of the Argonauts? I sure am. Next to high fantasy, Greek mythology is a favorite theme and setting I love to explore in games, movies and books. Thing is, I can’t recall ever playing any truly memorable mythological RPGs. […]

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  • Rise of the Argonauts Website Goes Live With New Trailer

    Rise of the Argonauts Website Goes Live With New Trailer

    Now that Codemasters has released its two big titles for the first part of this year — GRID and Turning Point — focus now shifts to the lineup for the last half of the year. Atop the list of high profile games Codemasters has in […]

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