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Here is a documentary video covering the history of Runic Games

Our dear friends over at Gameumentary have released a 30-minute documentary video covering the history of Runic Games. Runic Games is a Seattle-based American computer game company formed by Travis Baldree, Max Schaefer and Erich Schaefer, Peter Hu, and the Flagship Studios Seattle team. The team was responsible for Torchlight I & II, and is currently working on HOB. It’s a pretty interesting documentary, so go ahead and take a look! Continue reading Here is a documentary video covering the history of Runic Games

Torchlight II Has Sold Over One Million Copies

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2013 is kicking off incredibly for Runic Games, as its action hack’n’slash RPG, Torchlight II, has managed to surpass one million sold copies. Of course this number cannot come close to the one of Diablo III, but we should note that Runic is a small studio, meaning that they needed less copies to be sold in order to break even. Continue reading Torchlight II Has Sold Over One Million Copies

Torchlight II Patch 1.14.5.5 Released – Comes With ‘Large’ Performance Optimization

Runic Games has released a new patch for its action hack n slash RPG, Torchlight II. According to its changelog, this patch will update your game’s version to 1.14.5.5 and comes with large performance optimization to buff/debuff bar displays, fixes for the ghosting issue that was present on Intel’s HD graphics cards, and various tweaks on Skills, Levels and Items. This patch will be auto-downloaded and you can view its complete changelog below. Enjoy! Continue reading Torchlight II Patch 1.14.5.5 Released – Comes With ‘Large’ Performance Optimization

Torchlight II – Patch 1.12.5.7 Released; features Rendering & Particle Update Optimizations

Runic Games has released a new patch for its action hack n slash RPG, Torchlight II. This new update comes with various particle and rendering update optimizations, re-balance tweaks, fixes for a few areas where the player could get stuck, as well as the addition of a confirmation box for quitting without saving. Naturally, the update also features a number of fixes for the game’s network, scripting and gameplay. This new patch will be auto-downloaded next time you start the Steam client and you can view its changelog below. Enjoy! Continue reading Torchlight II – Patch 1.12.5.7 Released; features Rendering & Particle Update Optimizations

Torchlight 2 – First 25 Minutes of Gameplay

Action RPG fans, here is something for you today. YouTube’s member ‘HungamerChannel’ has captured the first 25 minutes of Torchlight 2. Torchlight II promises to take you back into the quirky, fast-paced world of bloodthirsty monsters, bountiful treasures, and sinister secrets – and, once again, the fate of the world is in your hands. The game will be released in a couple of days (September 20th) and will support four new classes, up to 6-player co-op via Internet or LAN, as well as a rich overworld and brooding dungeons. Enjoy! Continue reading Torchlight 2 – First 25 Minutes of Gameplay

Torchlight II – Release Date Announced

Runic Games has announced the release date of Torchlight II. Torchlight II takes you back into the quirky, fast-paced world of bloodthirsty monsters, bountiful treasures, and sinister secrets – and, once again, the fate of the world is in your hands! Four new classes, up to 6-player co-op via Internet or LAN, a rich overworld and brooding dungeons. Available as a digital download on September 20, 2012 from Steam, Runic Games, Perfect World, GamersGate, GameFly, and GameStop. Enjoy its launch trailer below! Continue reading Torchlight II – Release Date Announced

Torchlight II Release Date To Be Announced On August 31st

Runic Games has announced that its will reveal the release date for its highly anticipated action RPG, Torchlight II, during the PAX event, on August 31st. The company has also unveiled its PAX plans and you can read them at the game’s official website. Torchlight II was originally meant to be released alongside (or before) Diablo III but Runic Games decided to delay it. The reason of the delay was the company’s desire to further polish it before releasing it. Enjoy two hours of gameplay footage from Torchlight II’s closed beta phase – courtesy of YouTube’s member ‘IncredibleOrb’ – after the jump. Continue reading Torchlight II Release Date To Be Announced On August 31st