A Gameworld That Changes Every Time You Die

Lots of video games trap you in places where everything is trying to kill you. But many of those environments at least have the decency to stay the same so you could figure things out. Not Necropolis. You're going to be starting a whole new death march every time you bite the dust. » 3/13/15 11:17am 3/13/15 11:17am

Second Shadowrun Returns Sequel Funded In Two Hours 

Today at 1pm Eastern time, Shadowrun Returns developer Harebrained Schemes launched a $100,000 Kickstarter for Shadowrun: Hong Kong. By three o'clock the third game in the series was fully funded. It's all "co-development goals" from here. » 1/13/15 3:15pm 1/13/15 3:15pm

This single piece of concept art is all the info we have so far on Harebrained Schemes' next Shadowrun Returns campaign, which is hitting Kickstarter next month. Dragonfall was a huge improvement over the original game/campaign, so it should be interesting to see what they'll come up with next. » 12/24/14 8:00am 12/24/14 8:00am

Dragonfall Is The Shadowrun I Know And Love

Meet Blitz, Glory, Dietrich and Eiger. They're my crew. There are no other runners I'd rather have at my back as I make my way through the stable anarchy of 2054 Berlin. So what if they're not real? In Shadowrun Returns' upcoming Dragonfall expansion, they're better than life. » 2/18/14 10:00pm 2/18/14 10:00pm

Here's a closer look at the Shadowrun RPG's upcoming expansion, Dragonfall, courtesy of a new trailer. The Kickstarter update also mentions two other things: first, the expansion's release date has been pushed back to February 27, and second, the much-anticipated Quicksave patch is already live for the original game. » 1/28/14 5:30am 1/28/14 5:30am

Shadowrun Returns Is The Start Of Endless Amazing Adventures

Shadowrun Returns is not simply a PC game based on the popular pen-and-paper cyberpunk-meets-magic role-playing game. It's a digital sourcebook geared at harnessing the imagination of thousands of fans in order to power the creation of an entire universe of interactive adventures. » 7/25/13 9:30pm 7/25/13 9:30pm

The New Shadowrun Is Just Around the Corner. So Here's A Trailer!

Time for one last glance at Shadowrun Returns before its long-awaited release next week. On July 25, Jordan Weisman's $1.8 million cyberpunk RPG will finally hit the shelves, ready to immerse us in the grim universe of Shadowrun once again. I'm thinking a mage for my first playthrough. What about you? » 7/19/13 7:20am 7/19/13 7:20am

Shadowrun Returns Slips From The Shadows July 25

A shadowrun rarely goes exactly according to plan. Originally planned for release this month, Harebrained Schemes' Kickstarter-backed Shadowrun Returns is bringing its classic single-player isometric role-playing action to PC and tablets on July 25. » 6/18/13 9:00am 6/18/13 9:00am

Our First Look at Shadowrun Returns in Action Shows $1.8 Million…

Last year Jordan Weisman's Harebrained Schemes raised $1,895,772 via Kickstarter to create the ultimate game based on the magic-meets-technology pen-and-paper role-playing game, Shadowrun. Today we get our first look at Shadowrun Returns gameplay, and so far it's everything I wanted it to be. » 3/08/13 8:30am 3/08/13 8:30am

A First Look at the Characters and Cityscapes of Shadowrun Returns

Back in April a bunch of gamers and role-players got together to give Jordan Weisman and Harebrained Schemes more that $1.8 million to create the definitive Shadowrun game. The development team has been hunkered down in development since the Kickstarter ended, and now we get our first look at what your money has… » 9/01/12 3:00pm 9/01/12 3:00pm

Shadowrun Returns is Officially a Going Concern

Thanks to an overwhelming response from fans of both video games and table-top role-playing, the Shadowrun Returns Kickstarter has reached its $400,000 goal in a little over 24 hours. It's all additional features from here. [Kickstarter] » 4/05/12 2:15pm 4/05/12 2:15pm