Posts Tagged ‘Majesty’

Have You Played… Majesty?

Have You Played? is an endless stream of game retrospectives. One a day, every day of the year, perhaps for all time.

I didn’t love Majesty [official site] as much as I loved the concept of Majesty, which is probably why I’ve been waiting for a(nother) sequel for so long. A new version, done properly, could well be one of my favourite games. Read the rest of this entry »

The Once and Future King? Majesty returns.

Standing on the shoulders of giants?

In much welcome news – in our interview, Ex-Civ4 veteran Soren Johnson noted it’s a shame a spiritual heir for the game doesn’t exist – Paradox Interactive announces a sequel for Majesty, planned for in 2009. Only shame is that original developers Cyberlore aren’t involved, which is perhaps predictable, as they don’t exist in the same state anymore. Instead, the task falls to 1C: Ino-Co, who you may know from the recent fairly-fun Fantasy Wars. Blues have lobbed up the grabs, but there’s a little more on why Majesty was neat, some examination of 1C: Ino-Co and its trailer beneath the cut.
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