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Humble are giving away co-op skyship shooter Guns Of Icarus Alliance today

Here's a fun freebie for the weekend, if you've got yourself a crew that don't object to silly steampunk hats. Co-op skyship shooter Guns Of Icarus Alliance is the Humble Store's latest giveaway. A game about naval combat in the sky - multiple players scramble around the deck of their vessel, manning guns, putting out fires and trying not to get shot up too badly.…

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Guns of Icarus Alliance takes to the skies with co-op

Avast, ye unsightly cads! Cast ye grog-smashed memory back to The Year of Emperor Cameron 2012, when Guns of Icarus Online took to the clouds with steampunk multiplayer airship combat. Jump on a few to 2013, when developers Muse Games crowdfunded an expansion adding singleplayer and co-op, then zip up the present day, when that has arrived in standalone form (with multiplayer thrown in) as…

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Rising Higher: Guns Of Icarus Online Kickstarter II

Airship MMO Guns Of Icarus is to receive an adventure mode. The original game, Kickstarted in February 2012 (before it was cool), was released in October with the promised skirmish play. Over a year later, Muse Games returned to the crowd-funding beg-me-up to fun an expansion of the project, fleshing out the world the game takes place in, and adding an Adventure path. This second…

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The Sky’s The Limit: Guns Of Icarus Trailer, Linux Support

There are two airship combat games cruising the skies of our attention right now, and the most beautiful of the two is undoubtedly the spectacular Guns of Icarus Online, which has been out for a few months now. Muse Games have sent over their latest trailer (you can see that below) along with word that they're now supporting Linux. I've played a few hours of…

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Guns Of Icarus Takes To The Clouds

No, not The Cloud as in the internet, but actual clouds. Actual imaginary game clouds. Although it's also an online game, so I suppose both interpretations are true. Guns Of Icarus is a massively multiplayer game of airships, you see, and the footage below is straight from Muse Games' beta testing moments, complete with the player voice-comms captured for illustrative hooting. In it the airships…

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Feature: Flying High

Muse Games Explain Guns Of Icarus Online

One of the more esoteric projects on the horizon is an MMO by Muse games called Guns Of Icarus Online. It's an MMO about Steampunk airship combat in a ruined world. Yes, that's a popular theme around these parts so I thought I'd have a chat with Muse about what they were up to. Howard Tsao answered my questions.

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Light As Feather: Guns Of Icarus Online

Dirigible fans might recall browser game Guns Of Icarus, in which you manned an airship as it took on aerial foes, and they might also be aware that the game is now being rebooted as a full-blown MMO, Guns Of Icarus Online. They're likely to be unaware, however, that the first in-game footage of the reboot has been released. Until now: here it is. Looking…

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Airship Apocalypse: Guns Of Icarus Online

Remember dieselpunky web-based airship defence game Guns Of Icarus? Well it turns out there was more to that project that we might have imagined. Developers Muse Games have announced that they are developing an MMO based on the idea, with players able to enter a post-apocalyptic world in which airship combat is the norm, and where sky-bandits threaten to plunge you into the barren world…

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Cannon Canon: Guns Of Icarus

Veterans of our adventures in Air Buccaneers will understand why I was excited to discover airship-defence game Guns Of Icarus, which is web-based 3D combat thingy with both multiplayer and single player campaign aspects. The basic "lite" version allows you to play through a limited version of the game, which gives you a taste of the aeronautical antics. I've not braved the multiplayer as yet,…

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