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Crusader Kings III Will Soon Let Modders Create Same-Sex Marriages
Crusader Kings III Will Soon Let Modders Create Same-Sex Marriages
While Crusader Kings III shipped with the ability for characters to have a same-sex relationship, that could only happen behind the scenes, with concubines and marriage reserved for a man and a woman.
Modders find native online co-op code in The Binding of Isaac: Repentance
Modders find native online co-op code in The Binding of Isaac: Repentance
You can even give it a try yourself, and see how it compares to using Steam Remote Play Together.
There's a secret co-op mode hidden in The Binding Of Isaac: Repentance
There's a secret co-op mode hidden in The Binding Of Isaac: Repentance
Modders have discovered a co-op mode hidden in The Binding Of Isaac: Repentance.
You can now pet the Dragonborn's best friend with this Skyrim pet the dog mod
You can now pet the Dragonborn's best friend with this Skyrim pet the dog mod
Thanks to the endless work of prolific modders, is there anything you can't do in Skyrim? Not anymore, no.
Finally, A Skyrim mod that lets you pet the ruddy dog
Finally, A Skyrim mod that lets you pet the ruddy dog
Skyrim is an old game. It initially came out in November 2011 and has, partly, been kept afloat by a passionate community of modders.
Flight Simulator doesn't have helicopters, modders added one anyways
Flight Simulator doesn't have helicopters, modders added one anyways
The game's flight model doesn't even support helicopters.
The Suez Canal boat lives on in Microsoft Flight Sim, thanks to the work of modders
The Suez Canal boat lives on in Microsoft Flight Sim, thanks to the work of modders
For a few days last week, the world felt a bit brighter thanks to the work of one boat.
Will Wright seeks help of Sims modders to test out new game
Will Wright seeks help of Sims modders to test out new game
If you have been playing PC games since the ’90s, chances are you have purchased at least one Will Wright game.
Will Wright asks Sims modders to beta test his new game
Will Wright asks Sims modders to beta test his new game
Legendary game designer Will Wright hasn't been in the public eye much since the launch of Spore, but he is currently at work on a new project - one he apparently wants the community of Sims modders to help bring to life.
Risk of Rain 2 celebrates second birthday with sizeable Anniversary Update on PC
Risk of Rain 2 celebrates second birthday with sizeable Anniversary Update on PC
March 2021 marks two years since Hopoo Game's enormously successful co-operative rogue-like shooter sequel Risk of Rain 2 first entered early access, and the developer is celebrating with the launch of a significant free update on PC. Risk of Rain 2's Anniversary Update - which launches this Thursday, 25th March - is intended to "flesh out and round out the base game", revisiting old items and finishing up content that didn't make it Hopoo's version 1.0 release. For starters, it introduces a previously scrapped Survivor known as the Bandit (Hopoo notes the scrapped version, which has since been revived by modders, will continue to work alongside the new iteration), as well as an abandoned boss referred to as the Grandparent. Read more
Crusader Kings 3 accidentally breaks same-sex concubine mods
Crusader Kings 3 accidentally breaks same-sex concubine mods
Modders are fed up with having to make do with CK3's queer limitations.
The new Half-Life: Blue Shift mod for Black Mesa now has a playable intro
The new Half-Life: Blue Shift mod for Black Mesa now has a playable intro
We were excited last month to see that a new group of modders is taking up the project of recreating Half-Life: Blue Shift in the lovingly modernised Black Mesa, and now the introduction is available to play.
GTA 5 modders are turning the Mile High Club construction site into DLC
GTA 5 modders are turning the Mile High Club construction site into DLC
For close to eight years, Grand Theft Auto 5's Mile High Club has remained unfinished.
Dota 2 modders making custom tutorial for fans of Netflix show
Dota 2 modders making custom tutorial for fans of Netflix show
A group of Dota 2 players and modders have gotten together to make a tutorial for the MOBA game, ahead of the upcoming Netflix animated series.
Half-Life 2 RTS mod Lambda Wars launches after 13 years
Half-Life 2 RTS mod Lambda Wars launches after 13 years
Modders started making it way back in 2007
Command & Conquer Generals Evolution mod recreates the much-loved RTS in Red Alert 3
Command & Conquer Generals Evolution mod recreates the much-loved RTS in Red Alert 3
Modders have recreated much-loved 2003 real-time strategy game Command & Conquer Generals in the Red Alert 3 engine. Command & Conquer: Generals Evolution, which released last week in beta form, certainly captures the feel and atmosphere of the original within the better-looking 2008 RTS Red Alert 3. The mod
BioWare talking with Mass Effect modders about Legendary Edition
BioWare talking with Mass Effect modders about Legendary Edition
BioWare are currently sprucing up their RPG sci-fi trilogy for the Mass Effect Legendary Edition, but what will the remasters mean for existing mods? While the future is unclear, BioWare have at least said they're in touch with some modders and have some sort of plan for...
Cyberpunk 2077 Patch Fixes Potential Hacking Vulnerability for Modders
Cyberpunk 2077 Patch Fixes Potential Hacking Vulnerability for Modders
CD Projekt Red has released a PC hotfix for Cyberpunk 2077, closing a vulnerability that could have left those modding the game open to malicious hackers.
Cyberpunk 2077 gets patch to fix PC save file exploit
Cyberpunk 2077 gets patch to fix PC save file exploit
After a security vulnerability involving crafted save files was spotted by modders, CD Projekt Red has now rolled out a PC hotfix for Cyberpunk 2077 - meaning you should now be safe to share and download save files to your heart's content.
The best XCOM 2 mods
The best XCOM 2 mods
The developers at Firaxis are big supporterss of XCOM 2 mods, and while they seem to have left the community to their own devices they havealso  made it so easy for modders to really change the whole game.
Cyberpunk Modders Warned to Use Caution After Vulnerability Discovered
Cyberpunk Modders Warned to Use Caution After Vulnerability Discovered
CD Projekt Red said Cyberpunk 2077 players should use caution when downloading mods and custom saves for the game.
Shenmue 1 & 2 Modders Remaking the Games... Twice
Shenmue 1 & 2 Modders Remaking the Games... Twice
A team of fans working on a Shemue remake mod plan to create two versions of the original games with added enhancements.
Doom fan recreates NES era Castlevania game using GZDoom engine
Doom fan recreates NES era Castlevania game using GZDoom engine
Modders have been doing heaps of cool things with the Doom engine for yonks.
Cyberpunk 2077 Keanu sex mod removed following CD Projekt warning
Cyberpunk 2077 Keanu sex mod removed following CD Projekt warning
Nobody was particularly surprised when modders managed to put Keanu Reeves' character into Cyberpunk 2077 sex scenes, so perhaps it comes as even less of a shock that CD Projekt Red has now intervened - and the model swap mod in question has been taken offline.
Modders Just Made It Possible To Play Skyward Sword Inside Breath Of The Wild
Modders Just Made It Possible To Play Skyward Sword Inside Breath Of The Wild
Forget Lynels, it's all about Groose now. We miss Skyloft.
CD Projekt Red releases official Cyberpunk 2077 modding resources
CD Projekt Red releases official Cyberpunk 2077 modding resources
A quick browse through Nexus Mods will tell you that modders have already been getting pretty busy with Cyberpunk 2077, but CD Projekt Red yesterday released the first batch of official modding resources - and it should help modders create the tools they need to mod the game more efficiently.
People are modding Cyberpunk 2077 to have sex with Keanu Reeves' character
People are modding Cyberpunk 2077 to have sex with Keanu Reeves' character
Well, I suppose it was inevitable, but less than two months after the release of Cyberpunk 2077 PC modders have found a way to swap character models - and naturally, people are using it for naughty purposes.
Cyberpunk 2077 modders are massively improving player customisation
Cyberpunk 2077 modders are massively improving player customisation
In the world of Cyberpunk 2077, you can swap out your boring, run-of-the-mill human bones for an endoskeleton at the drop of a hat.
Skyrim modders are getting creative with this AI text to speech tool
Skyrim modders are getting creative with this AI text to speech tool
The magic of AI-powered text to speech continues as Skyrim modders get their hands on an application that generates speech from text based on voice samples from Bethesda games.
Auto Chess, the Dota 2 spin-off, is getting its own MOBA
Auto Chess, the Dota 2 spin-off, is getting its own MOBA
Warcraft 3 modders created a new genre with Defense of the Ancients, a custom game mode that eventually spun off into mega-popular MOBA games like League of Legends and Dota 2.
CD Projekt clarifies Cyberpunk 2077 Judy romance after modders unearth unused male V voice lines
CD Projekt clarifies Cyberpunk 2077 Judy romance after modders unearth unused male V voice lines
CD Projekt has clarified Cyberpunk 2077's Judy romance after players found unused male voice lines in the game. THERE MAY BE SPOILERS AHEAD.
Square Enix abandoned FF7 Crisis Core to the PSP, so these fans are making an HD remaster themselves
Square Enix abandoned FF7 Crisis Core to the PSP, so these fans are making an HD remaster themselves
The upscale project overhauls more than 5000 textures, and gave the modders a welcome distraction throughout 2020.
ASUS PC DIY Day recap: Stay tuned for the latest PC DIY tips from ASUS and enter into these ongoing giveaways and contests
ASUS PC DIY Day recap: Stay tuned for the latest PC DIY tips from ASUS and enter into these ongoing giveaways and contests
See everything that happened during ASUS's PC DIY Day celebrating PC gamers, builders, and modders, and enter into the ongoing giveaways and contests.
Zelda Modder Performs The Ultimate Renovation On Breath Of The Wild's Hyrule Castle
Zelda Modder Performs The Ultimate Renovation On Breath Of The Wild's Hyrule Castle
Hyrule Town comes next. With Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity showcasing what Breath of the Wild's world looked like before it was all ruined by Ganon, it was obvious that modders would leverage the new assets to painstakingly "rebuild" the kingdom in the 2017 title. Now, a modder named banan039 has reconstructed the famous Hyrule Castle using the framework showcased in Age of Calamity, and it's pretty special. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
Will Cyberpunk 2077 have cheats?
Will Cyberpunk 2077 have cheats?
If it follows The Witcher 3's blueprints, a Cyberpunk 2077 cheat engine could be unlocked by modders pretty quickly after launch.
Halo: The Master Chief Collection's co-op future may lie with modders
Halo: The Master Chief Collection's co-op future may lie with modders
With Halo 4 done and dusted and dropped onto PC, you’d be forgiven for thinking 343’s work here was done.
Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order modders have recreated The Mandalorian
Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order modders have recreated The Mandalorian
A recent set of mods for Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order has now made it possible for players to undertake Cal Kestis’ journey as none other than Din Djarin, aka, The Mandalorian. According to SteamCharts, Respawn Entertainment’s 2019 action-adventure addition to the Star Wars franchise has seen a surge of players chopping away at their Imperial foes - from Bogano to Nur - throughout November.
Asus's PC DIY Day on December 3 will make PC building as easy as 1, 2, 3 with giveaways and contests
Asus's PC DIY Day on December 3 will make PC building as easy as 1, 2, 3 with giveaways and contests
Join Asus on December 3, 2020 for the inaugural PC DIY Day to celebrate PC gamers, builders and modders with a day full of PC DIY videos, giveaways and contests.
Mass Effect modders have been unofficially remastering the trilogy for years
Mass Effect modders have been unofficially remastering the trilogy for years
It’s been seven years since the original Mass Effect trilogy ended, and even now modders are working on all kinds of additions and improvements to Commander Shepard’s adventures.
Modders successfully port FSX CRJ-700 to Microsoft Flight Simulator
Modders successfully port FSX CRJ-700 to Microsoft Flight Simulator
The mod-scene surrounding the new Microsoft Flight Simulator has been expanding rapidly ever since the sim released a few months ago.
Here’s Super Mario 64’s castle remade in Warframe
Here’s Super Mario 64’s castle remade in Warframe
Like all Nintendo games we'll probably never see on PC, Mario has a habit of popping up here and there thanks to various modders.
P.T.’s been remade in Doom, still absolutely terrifying
P.T.’s been remade in Doom, still absolutely terrifying
Since nobody on PC has had access to P.T., the playable teaser for Hideo Kojima's since-cancelled Silent Hills, modders have been filling the demand.
Terra Invicta, from the modders behind XCOM Long War, raises $216k on Kickstarter
Terra Invicta, from the modders behind XCOM Long War, raises $216k on Kickstarter
Long War is one of the best XCOM mods (Long War 2 is also one of the best XCOM 2 mods, while we're on the topic), and the folks behind those projects are now bringing their experience to bear on something original: Terra Invicta.
Monster Train now has mod support, and modders have already made a whole new faction
Monster Train now has mod support, and modders have already made a whole new faction
Deck-building roguelikelike Monster Train last night officially launched its mod support, after a short beta, opening it up to all sorts of player-made newness.
Microsoft Flight Simulator modders are replacing Bing with Google Maps data
Microsoft Flight Simulator modders are replacing Bing with Google Maps data
As impressive as the simulated world is, Google 3D maps often provides more detailed images of what's on the ground.
These modders are building a “direct sequel” to Dark Souls
These modders are building a “direct sequel” to Dark Souls
There’s nothing quite like the first time you play Dark Souls.
Modders are making a 'direct sequel' to Dark Souls with a whole new map
Modders are making a 'direct sequel' to Dark Souls with a whole new map
The new mod, called Nightfall, is a collaboration between well-known Dark Souls modders, like the creator of Daughters of Ash.
Dark Souls Modders Are Building Their Own
Dark Souls Modders Are Building Their Own "Sequel"
A team of Dark Souls modders have got together to announce Nightfall, a fan-made “sequel” that while not creating any truly new models or environments is still setting out to build an entirely fresh Souls game on the PC. Read more...
Dark Souls modders have teamed up to create their own sequel mod, Nightfall
Dark Souls modders have teamed up to create their own sequel mod, Nightfall
While we wait, potentially forever, for news of Elden Ring, what better way to spend the time than another piping-hot helping of the original Dark Souls? Several of the Souls community's top modders have banded together to create Nightfall, a total conversion mod for Dark Souls that will introduce a new world map, a new combat system, and plenty of reworked enemies into a "direct sequel" to Dark Souls. Heading up the project is modder Grimrukh, a New York-based scientist and game designer who is also responsible for the Daughters of Ash and Roguelike Souls mods for Dark Souls.
Skyrim modders are bringing The Elder Scrolls: Valenwood to life
Skyrim modders are bringing The Elder Scrolls: Valenwood to life
Beyond Skyrim is an enormous modding project aiming to bring basically every region of Tamriel to life in Bethesda's 2011 RPG.
Skyrim modders are giving its campaign a total, Witcher-style overhaul
Skyrim modders are giving its campaign a total, Witcher-style overhaul
A group of busy modders is working on giving Skyrim's main questline a total overhaul.
Bannerlord’s modding tools have arrived
Bannerlord’s modding tools have arrived
It's an important day in Mount & Blade II: Bannerlord history: official modding tools have arrived, which means it's time for the Mount & Blade community's diligent army of modders to start going to town on every element of the open-world game they can get their hands on. The too
You can already port your Crusader Kings 3 saves into Europa Universalis 4
You can already port your Crusader Kings 3 saves into Europa Universalis 4
All good things must come to an end, and that includes your current Crusader Kings III campaign - or does it? Thanks to a team of enterprising modders, now you can carry on after the Fall of Byzantium by converting your Crusader Kings III savegame into a save for Europa Universalis IV. The ability to convert Crusader Kings games into Europa Universalis IV games was added to Crusader Kings II as a pre-order bonus for Europa Universalis in 2013, and later sold separately as a DLC add-on.
Here’s Avatar: The Last Airbender’s intro in Minecraft in jaw-dropping stop motion
Here’s Avatar: The Last Airbender’s intro in Minecraft in jaw-dropping stop motion
Minecraft modders and creators make some incredible things with Mojang's block builder, and occasionally, something comes along that is just utterly amazing and the result of so many hours of work for just a few seconds of footage.
Modders are remaking Warcraft 2 in Warcraft 3: Reforged
Modders are remaking Warcraft 2 in Warcraft 3: Reforged
Modders are remaking Blizzard's 1995 real-time strategy classic Warcraft 2 in Warcraft 3: Reforged - and it looks great! Chronicles of the Second War is a Warcraft 2: Tides of Darkness remake that already has the first four campaign missions ready to play. There are new unit models, campaign implementation and extended lore.
This Microsoft Flight Simulator mod adds a chonking big Gundam
This Microsoft Flight Simulator mod adds a chonking big Gundam
Ever since Microsoft Flight Simulator launched in August, modders have got creative with the simulation game.
Nintendo Switch Bans Nicknames Like ‘ACAB’, ‘Nazi’, And ‘Covid’ In Latest Update
Nintendo Switch Bans Nicknames Like ‘ACAB’, ‘Nazi’, And ‘Covid’ In Latest Update
The Switch got a new firmware update yesterday that didn’t seem to do anything unusual, but as Switch homebrew modders discovered, it’s added several new phrases to the device’s banned word list. Read more...
The best Crusader Kings 3 mods so far
The best Crusader Kings 3 mods so far
The modders have been busy.
How modders made Skater XL their dream skate game
How modders made Skater XL their dream skate game
Some aim for realism, others for oddity.
Modders Have Added Fall Guys To Skyrim, Resident Evil 3
Modders Have Added Fall Guys To Skyrim, Resident Evil 3
Fall Guys is on PC, other games are on PC, so of course modders are working to bring the not-so-little beans to everything from Skyrim to Resident Evil 3. Read more...
This Skyrim mod lets you play as World of Warcraft’s Sylvanas
This Skyrim mod lets you play as World of Warcraft’s Sylvanas
Since hitting PC nine years ago, Skyrim has become a playground for modders looking to take the grandiose RPG to weird and wonderful places.
Minecraft gets Jurassic Park DLC with dinosaur mobs and a Jeff Goldblum skin
Minecraft gets Jurassic Park DLC with dinosaur mobs and a Jeff Goldblum skin
Modders have been bringing Minecraft and Jurassic Park together for ages through projects like JurassiCraft, but now Mojang is making the crossover official with a Jurassic World-themed DLC pack.
Morrowind-to-Skyrim overhaul Skywind returns with a new trailer
Morrowind-to-Skyrim overhaul Skywind returns with a new trailer
Crikey, it’s been a hot minute since we last heard anything about Skywind, hasn’t it? Nevertheless, the colossal task of bringing all of Morrowind into Skyrim is still well underway, with the modders behind the project releasing our first look at the ambitious mod in over a year, by way of a spruced-up return to […]
Skywind's first gameplay demo in a year shows original Morrowind quest expanded and improved
Skywind's first gameplay demo in a year shows original Morrowind quest expanded and improved
The modders behind Skywind have released its first gameplay demo in a year, showing off how an original Morrowind quest has been expanded and improved for this hotly-anticipated fan release. Skywind is Morrowind recreated in the Skyrim engine.
This Stardew Valley mod turns the Wizard’s Tower into Howl’s Moving Castle
This Stardew Valley mod turns the Wizard’s Tower into Howl’s Moving Castle
Stardew Valley modders adore bringing Studio Ghibli to Concerned Ape's tranquil farming sim.
Skyrim player downloads over 100 mods to turn the RPG into Sekiro
Skyrim player downloads over 100 mods to turn the RPG into Sekiro
Since Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice came out last year modders have been bringing it to Skyrim bit by bit.
Previously Unknown Super Mario 64 Enemy Found, Added To The Game
Previously Unknown Super Mario 64 Enemy Found, Added To The Game
These big Nintendo leaks aren’t just for curiosity’s sake; there’s a real practical element to them as well, like the fact modders have been able to find lost and unused enemies in titles like Super Mario 64 and get them back in the game. Read more...
Call of Duty modders are making the Modern Warfare 2 Remastered multiplayer Activision won't
Call of Duty modders are making the Modern Warfare 2 Remastered multiplayer Activision won't
When Activision announced Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 Remastered, the publisher shocked fans by confirming it was the campaign only. This left a big gap for many Call of Duty fans who consider Modern Warfare 2's multiplayer to be among the series' best. Activision never really explained the omission, and Modern Warfare 2 Remastered launched in March 2020 in campaign form only.
Half-Life: Alyx modders are remaking GoldenEye
Half-Life: Alyx modders are remaking GoldenEye
The N64 classic has had a real glow up.
Half-Life: Alyx modders are remaking Goldeneye 007 level by level
Half-Life: Alyx modders are remaking Goldeneye 007 level by level
With no official Goldeneye 007 remake in sight, fans have taken it upon themselves to celebrate the beloved Rare game and introduce it to newer players.
Random: Running Zelda: Breath Of The Wild With 29 Mods Is As Chaotic As You'd Expect
Random: Running Zelda: Breath Of The Wild With 29 Mods Is As Chaotic As You'd Expect
You've never seen Hyrule like this. We've seen some pretty cool Zelda: Breath of the Wild mods over the years - just last week we saw Ocarina of Time's Lon Lon Ranch be modded into the game, and someone even got Samus and her Gunship in there once - but nothing even comes close to the absurdity you're about to witness. Streamer PointCrow recently embarked on a journey across Hyrule with no fewer than 29 different mods all running at the same time, with a little help from modders SDarkMagic and Greenlord.
This new Skyrim mod from Skyblivion dev turns Tamriel “savage”
This new Skyrim mod from Skyblivion dev turns Tamriel “savage”
If the many beasts and bethemoths of Skyrim aren't quite as challenging or deadly a threat to your Tamriel travels as you'd hope, one of the Skyblivion remaster project's modders has got just the thing to help.
Red Dead Online Update Removes Modded KKK From The Game
Red Dead Online Update Removes Modded KKK From The Game
For a little while now modders had been taking advantage of a vulnerability in Rockstar’s Red Dead Online that allowed them to spawn members of the Ku Klux Klan, who are normally only present in the offline singleplayer component.
Rockstar stops modders from spawning KKK members in Red Dead Online
Rockstar stops modders from spawning KKK members in Red Dead Online
Players were using cheats to spawn in KKK 'peds.'
Sagat mod for Resident Evil 3 remake makes Nemesis a Street Fighter
Sagat mod for Resident Evil 3 remake makes Nemesis a Street Fighter
Modders have had their fun with Nemesis from the Resident Evil 3 remake - and Mr.
Mario 64's Unofficial PC Port Will Look Glorious Once Modders Get Done With It
Mario 64's Unofficial PC Port Will Look Glorious Once Modders Get Done With It
Ever since a fan-made PC version of Mario 64 was released last month, modders have been having fun updating the nearly 25-year old Nintendo 64 game to give it a fresh, modern look. Read more...
Legal Crackdown On Mario 64 PC Port Not Enough To Stop Modders From Improving It
Legal Crackdown On Mario 64 PC Port Not Enough To Stop Modders From Improving It
And download links are still circulating online. Despite Nintendo's crackdown last month on the Super Mario 64 PC port, it's reportedly not been enough to stop the project from being improved upon. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
EA to Release 2 Command & Conquer Games' Source Code to Help Modders
EA to Release 2 Command & Conquer Games' Source Code to Help Modders
EA has announced that it's releasing the source code of two Command & Conquer games in order to help modders.
Hackers Take Full Advantage Of GTA Online Going Free
Hackers Take Full Advantage Of GTA Online Going Free
Grand Theft Auto Online on PC has always had a problem with hackers and modders.