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I've sunk about an hour and a half into Knights of the Old Republic for iPad this morning. After the game was unceremoniously dumped onto the App Store with no fanfare on a competitive release week, my expectations for it were very low.

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Over at 164 last night, Neumann unveiled the first trailer for Agricola, showing video of the bucolic board game adaptation for the first time. The UI looks great in motion but what really struck me is that lovely acoustic guitar soundtrack.

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Maybe the spotlight this week has been on Warhammer Quest, and sure, I understand why. If you like games with "production values" and "outstanding art direction", I can see why Warhammer Quest might be holding your attention.

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We were speculating last week that Knights of the Old Republic might be making its way to iPadafter IGN's Justin Davis uncovered a poorly edited email newsletter alluding to a port of the classic Star Wars RPG. Speculate no longer, meatbags: KOTOR for iPad is real, and IGN has played it.

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You may have noted that we didn't have an Out Tonight post last week. That's because pretty much everything that came out last Wednesday night was utter drivel. Case in point: the big release was (and this is beyond parody) an infinite running game made by Zynga. I'm serious.

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Here's a point-and-click adventure that flew right under my radar last month: Hiversaires, a monochrome mood piece that takes place in a "textless world". I don't know anything about the game, really, but the screenshots are equal parts unsettling and inviting. I want to play this.

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Nine months after its original announcement and two months after my extensive hands-on preview and history of the project, Warhammer Quest is finally here and available for public consumption -- in New Zealand, anyway. The rest of us will have to wait for midnight or so in our local time...

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If the previous trailers for Celsius Game Studio's Drifter had led you to believe that the game would be a conflict-free cargo hauling sim, like pre-order Drifter right this very minute and get instant access to the PC and Mac beta.

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Playdek have grown so reserved about their communications over the past year that we've started to watch for their occasional pronouncements like white smoke out of the Vatican chimney. When we heard a couple of weeks ago that that Agricola had been submitted to the App Store for approval, I...

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It's been a rough few weeks for Atari. A press release sent around last week by Wizards of the Coast and Mobage referred to the forthcoming freemium game Arena of War as "the first ever Dungeons & Dragons mobile game", completely glossing over the existence of Atari's Dungeons & Dragons Warbands.

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