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Dev Journal: The return of PBEM multiplayer

January 23, 2015 -

We are bringing back the PBEM system, a classic turn-based game mode that offers you an option to experience AoW multiplayer in short brackets of time, in your free moments during the day. The new Multiplayer menu. The numerical symbol means there is one PBEM sessions turn waiting for you. As game developers who have
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Dev Journal: The new Leaders in 3D!

January 16, 2015 -

Hi there! In today’s Development Journal we’re taking a look at the new Leader 3D assets.  The art team has been hard at work on this for months, and is now nearly done creating all the race-class combos and an unprecedented set of extra customization options for the upcoming expansion.  Note You can click on
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Dev Journal: ShadowBorn Specialization

January 9, 2015 -

The upcoming DLC isn’t complete with new things to specialize your leader in. Today we reveal the Shadowborn specialization, which has its sinister skills distributed over Adept and Mastery levels. First a bit of Lore. [CAMPAIGN SPOILER] The secret society called Shadowborn have been integral in setting up the conflict between the Elven Court and
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Dev Journal: New Race Upgrade System

January 2, 2015 -

Happy New Year!  Today we resume our Dev Journals,  this time it is one of the free features we plan to release together with the upcoming Expansion: Race Command. Race Command will unlock race specific bonuses as you spend more time with cities of that race in your empire. Those bonuses fit the overall race
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Holiday Gift

December 18, 2014 -

With the Holidays approaching fast, we have a bit of a different kind of Journal for you:  a gift to all you Age of Wonders 3 players. The Age of Wonders 3 Holiday update features a dozen new types of head gear to be used with the Leader Customizer.  The set includes sinister cloak hoods
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Dev Journal: Frostling Queens and Royal Guards

December 12, 2014 -

In this concluding journal about the Frostling race units we show you the mighty Ice Queen and her Royal Guard Frostlings are a proud and sturdy race, which have been moving towards a matriarchal society since the Frost Witches first befriended them. Their Kings today are always chosen by the High Queen and it is
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Dev Journal: The Frostling Army Core

December 5, 2014 -

Today we reveal three new Frostling units, the Raider, Harpoon Thrower and the Mammoth Rider As we saw in the previous development journal Frostling blood has mixed with the enigmatic and feylike Frost Witches. This has changed some of them to better resist the cold and be larger in stature and stronger in power. Today
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Dev Journal: The Frostlings are Coming

November 28, 2014 -

Today we reveal the first information on the Frostlings, who return as a revamped, fully loaded playable race in the upcoming Expansion Frostlings are a race of humanoids that settled in the cold northern regions long ago. Gradually adapting to the harsh winter clime, they possess a pale complexion and large, beady, deep-blue eyes. Often
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Podcast at eXplorminate covers Frostlings, Race Relations, PBEM,

November 27, 2014 -

The new dedicated 4X site eXplorminate did a podcast with AoW3 Development Director Lennart Sas, who still was a bit hung over from the Dutch Game Awards night.  Listen to the podcast for background on development, questions from the community and new reveals on Race Relations, the new PBEM system and the upcoming Frostling Race.
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Age of Wonders III wins big at The Dutch Game Awards

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Wow! Age of Wonders III won best PC / Console game and the Control Industry Award. That last award was won as a result from votes from the Dutch games industry community. Thanks everybody, this means a lot to us! The Dutch Games industry is bigger than you might think.  Killzone is made by Guerrilla
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