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BattleForge free-to-play RTS from shuttered EA Phenomic closing down on October 31

BattleForge, the free-to-play RTS from EA Phenomic, will cease operations on October 31. The news was posted via an update on the game’s official website.

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BattleForge headlines

  • BattleForge ups to DirectX 11 support

    EA RTS BattleForge has become the first title to “leverage Microsoft’s DirectX 11 and AMD’s new ATI graphic processor chipset,” the publisher said this morning. This is a “significant first for the title,” according to EA. You can play the game for free right here.

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  • Battleforge to get new card expansion

    RTS card game Battleforge is to get a new card expansion called the Renegade Edition, so the official site says. You’ll get 60 new units and structure creating cards along with “dual orb cards and special affinities” that “will deepen and enrich the strategical possibilities of the decks and the combat itself.” The expansion will […]

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  • BattleForge is now free to download

    EA’s online card-trading RTS-MMO game, BattleForge, is now free to download. Previously available for $29.99, you can download the full thing for nada and get access to all content, and two full decks. To get into the trading part, you will need to level up in both PvE and PvP. Those interested can find out […]

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  • Two new Battleforge maps today

    EA’s to release two new maps for card-based RTS Battleforge today, representing the beginning of something called “the Renegade Campaign”. The new levels are called MO and Blight, the former being a single-player thing. All details after the break.

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  • BattleForge now $29.99 and no subscription fee

    EA has announced new pricing for BattleForge. You can now get the RTS for $29.99 and no subscription fees. That’s $20.00 off the original price. The game comes with four faction decks and 3000 BattleForge points, which allows you to buy an additional 12 booster packs bringing the box total to 160 cards. Use points […]

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  • Battleforge gets launch trailer

    EA has put out the launch trailer for its Phenomic Studio-developed, online trading card strategy title, Battleforge. Looks good if you like a bit of fantasy and fireballs – which we do. Game’s out tomorrow. Video’s after the break.

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  • GDC: Battleforge gets Shadow trailer

    On IGN. The Phenomic-developed, card-based RTS is in open beta at the moment, and will release at the end of March. Looks swish. We saw this at EA’s UK event last summer and there was plenty of promise.

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  • EA launches BattleForge open beta

    EA’s put the open beta for Phenomic’s BattleForge live, meaning any man and his dog can now get involved in testing the card-based fantasy RTS. Beta players will have access to all 200 cards and all maps in the game. Everyone who takes part will get a bonus, upgraded Firedancer unit to be made available […]

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  • BattleForge beta opens the doors

    Phenomic has flung open the doors to the beta for upcoming card-based RTS game, BattleForge. Game’s live March 26, and for participating in the beta, you get a upgraded Firedancer card as reward. Can’t say fairer than that. Here’s how. Go to the site, download the client, create an EA account (unless you already have […]

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  • Battleforge beta registration now open

    EA’s opened beta registration to card-based RTS Battleforge: hit the official site if you want to get involved. The game sees the player throwing cards onto the battlefield to add troops to combat, and was shown for the first time at EA’s London preview event earlier this year. It’s supposed to be out this year, […]

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  • Rock band 2 to debut at Games Convention full EA line-up confirmed

    EA has announced its Games Convention line-up revealing that Harmonix’s Rock Band 2 will be shown for the first time. EA reckons it’s “best ever product line up for European consumers this holiday and in 2009″ and as we’ll be able to confirm that for you when our full coverage gets under way tomorrow. From […]

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  • BattleForge: First shots and video interview

    Shots here, video interview here. Battleforge is a newly announced online-only, card-based PC RTS from EA Phenomic. It’s nowhere near as stupid as it sounds, honestly. Take a look.

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  • First Battleforge trailer released

    It’s on Gamershell. We’ve got an interview to transcribe on this, so we’ll do that later. The online-only, card-based EA RTS was looking very neat when we saw it, so do take a look at the footage.

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  • EA announces card-based RTS, BattleForge

    EA’s put out a press release making first mention of BattleForge, a card-based, online-only RTS from Germany studio EA Phenomic. “BattleForge is the next step in compelling RTS gameplay by taking the battles completely online,” said dev boss Richard Leinfellner. “With co-op play, challenging tournaments, Guilds, chat rooms and a robust marketplace for trading and […]

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