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Welcome to the StrafeRight Newsletter!

It's still frosty and snowy, but there's rumours that the sun is about so we've came out from hibernation!

In this first newsletter of 2013, we're asking who you want to see next up in the interview chair and seeing what new threads have been created in the gaming forum. In the GameStore, there are two promotions for you, Anuman Interactive with a 50% discount on three popular titles and 1C Publishing has a 50% discount on 80 titles.

January/February Game Threads
New threads worth checking out include:
  • Walking Dead: Survival Instinct - Out in March and not getting rated much from the look of the initial trailer, what do you think - will it be any good?
  • Analyse your Steam Profile - We've found a new site that analyses your profile and gives you a cost per hour breakdown...are you brave enough to look?
  • Half Life or Portal Movie? - Bojingles spotted this interesting news that Gabe Newell and JJ Abrams are talking.
  • Skulls of the Shogun - A turn based strategy game a turn based strategy game available for Xbox360 live, Windows Phone and Windows 8,
  • Sim City 5 Beta - Sim City 5 is out in March but the beta became available in January and the first impressions went from anticipation to not so impressed - what do you think?

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It's All About You!
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All About Who?

We've had some excellent new and established folks step up to the interview chair over the past 12 months, in our All About You blog posts.

Is there someone you'd like to see in the interview chair or do you feel a strange compulsion to step on up yourself?

Just pm Ohmigosh or comment on the newsletter blog post/thread with your nominations!


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SpellForce 2: Faith in Destiny Scenario 3: The Last Stand
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For the first time in SpellForce, you play not as the hero to tell his story, but rather as one of the NPCs.

In The Last Stand, Professor Twiddle is on a mission of exploration in Dun Mora. When his journey becomes too dangerous, he brings the parts for the Twiddlium Compensator to Queen Sansha for safekeeping and informs Professor Undergant of his plans.

The Nameless launch their attack on Dun Mora, as mentioned in Faith in Destiny. The elves withstand the first wave of attacks, but it soon turns out that these attacks have a new dimension.

Play as Caine and help the elves and Queen Sansha to defend their land against the Nameless!


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Your Newsletter
Have something to share? Got a review or fancy getting involved in the newsletter?

We're looking for your blog posts, whether it is about security issues, game reviews, industry stories or something that you want to share with the community.

Send a pm to ohmigosh or post in the Community Forum.


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The Showdown Effect
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The Showdown Effect re-creates the outrageous combat found in '80s and '90s action movies and then takes it one step further.

Champions from throughout time fight to death for fun, for glory and for awesome. Use weaponry pulled straight from the silver screen's unparalleled arsenal: shotguns, baseball bats, assault rifles, umbrellas, grenades, katanas, rocket launchers and more. No explosion is too loud and no bullet dodge is impossible. Impale your friend with a broomstick and tell them to "Stick around" as you jetpack off to the next enemy.

Pre-order by March 4 and receive beta access, a bonus character and weapon skin.


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Anuman Interactive Titles 50% Off
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Three popular Anuman Interactive titles are half price now until Feb. 24, 2013.

In Iron Storm, take part in a 50-year war between Occidental and American troops and the armies of a latter-day Genghis Khan, who plans to create a Russo-Mongol Empire.

Little Folk of Faery has you teaching delightful creatures the art of harvesting, exploring, and even music. Find the secrets hiding in this miniature world and consult the Tome of Lore.

Inspired by real events, Louisiana Adventure is set in 1902 New Orleans. Katie is sent undercover by the Bureau of Special Investigation to resolve strange murders. You will need to progress carefully, pay attention to every detail and to any conversation. Influence characters' emotions by your actions so they are inclined to help you to catch the killer.

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1C Publishing Sale
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Save 50% on 80 titles from 1C Publishing.

Stock up on whole franchises, including adventure series the King's Bounty, third-person RPG series Dawn of Magic, and strategy series Men of War and Theatre of War.

Challenge opponents to see who the best and fastest driver is with Off-Road Racing, Rig 'N' Roll and arcade game RC Cars. Explore outer space in the Star Wolves and UFO series. For those sR-ers with broodlings, educational title Timothy teaches kids a variety of skills.

Sale ends Feb. 24, 2013.


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