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Gauntlet the Classic Multi-player Video Game Rebooted…

Gauntlet the original dungeon crawling action arcade game is about to be rebooted, given a modern 3D facelift. Choose Warrior, Valkyrie, Wizard and Elf as they return to battle the dark hordes.

Developed by Arrowhead Games for Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment the rebooted game features the same multi-player fast paced ghoul blasting action as the original with modern 3D isometric graphics as well as advanced multi-player options. To be released direct to digital via Steam and other digital download services in the second half of this year Gauntlet will be opening the gates of hell once more, releasing the waves of monsters to battle while collecting untold riches and food.

Presented for your viewing pleasure is the preview video for the rebooted Gauntlet, uncomplicated action packed gaming returns once more. Sit back, get comfortable and relax, especially that trigger finger, this one could make it a little twitchy.

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Electronic Arts where Everything Old is New Again, the Return of Desert Strike…

Video games as a recreational pastime have been slowly exploding in popularity since the release of the first home console, the 1972 Magnavox. Throughout it all there have been games that were burnt into our cultural memories, games so popular that their names still reverberate to this day.

Electronic Arts is one of few companies that have been there throughout most of this modern gaming era (founded in May 1982 by gaming legend Trip Hawkins), they have had many years to build one hell of a gaming catalog. Reaching deep into this back catalog EA looks to be preparing a reboot of an all time classic, Desert Strike.

Fans of the original Desert Strike series may soon be taken back to 1992, back to the year Desert Strike first took over the console and computer gaming world. While there have been a number of follow up games it has been nearly 20 years since the 1997 release of Nuclear Strike, the last real Strike game.

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