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THQ Nordic Acquires Piranha Bytes

Posted by ValH at 12:19 pm on 05.22.2019 (4 years ago)

Back in 2017, THQ Nordic published ELEX, Piranha Bytes' latest action-RPG. And according to this open press release, that partners...

Piranha Bytes Game Engine History

Posted by BuckGB at 3:17 pm on 08.20.2016 (7 years ago)

It's a shame that we don't often hear about the technological wizardry behind many of our favorite games, so it's great to see thi...

Gothic and Risen Series Video Interview and Director Commentary

Posted by BuckGB at 4:45 am on 07.23.2015 (8 years ago)

With the recent announcement of ELEX, Gamestar has wrangled up a nearly fifteen-minute video interview (in German) with the Piranh...

Risen 3: Titan Lords Interview

Posted by WorstUsernameEver at 7:38 am on 08.25.2014 (9 years ago)

RPGFrance has published an interview with Piranha Bytes veteran Björn Pankratz, the lead game designer on Risen 3: Titan Lords....

Risen 2: Dark Waters Released on GOG

Posted by WorstUsernameEver at 7:02 am on 04.11.2014 (10 years ago)

Piranha Bytes' Risen 2: Dark Waters has been released on GOG, in two versions, one that only includes the base game, and one with ...

Gothic and Risen Series Interview

Posted by BuckGB at 5:12 am on 09.27.2013 (10 years ago)

There's an interesting interview with Piranha Bytes' Sascha Henrichs up on World of Games, during which the 3D environment artist ...

Piranha Bytes Interview

Posted by BuckGB at 2:38 am on 03.15.2013 (11 years ago)

The folks over at World of Risen have doled out a two-page interview with former Piranha Bytes designer Mathias Filler about a ran...

Piranha Bytes Co-founder Alex Brüggemann Passed Away

Posted by WorstUsernameEver at 12:26 pm on 01.25.2013 (11 years ago)

While the news is a few days old, we only now learn from fansite World of Risen that Alex Brüggemann, co-founder of Piranha Byt...

Piranha Bytes 15-Year Anniversary Interview and Retrospective

Posted by BuckGB at 4:12 pm on 10.14.2012 (11 years ago)

With Piranha Bytes celebrating fifteen years of existence, has slapped up a four-page interview that quizzes the company...

Risen 2: Dark Waters Released on Xbox 360 and PS3

Posted by BuckGB at 2:31 am on 08.3.2012 (11 years ago)

Technically, Piranha Bytes' Risen 2: Dark Waters has been available on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 since Tuesday here in the US, bu...

Risen 2: Dark Waters "The Bestiary of Arborea" Trailer

Posted by BuckGB at 2:06 am on 07.12.2012 (11 years ago)

Earlier today, Deep Silver and Piranha Bytes sent over a new trailer (that they refer to as a "compendium") that's meant to grant ...

Risen 2: Dark Waters Reviews

Posted by BuckGB at 1:23 am on 07.4.2012 (11 years ago)

It's been awhile since we rounded up any reviews for Piranha Bytes' Risen 2: Dark Waters, so I thought I'd kick off yet another ba...

Risen 2: Dark Waters Coming to Consoles on August 3rd, New "Mood" Trailer

Posted by BuckGB at 4:22 pm on 06.27.2012 (11 years ago)

Console gamers waiting for a chance to put Risen 2: Dark Waters through its paces finally have a definitive date to mark on their ...

Risen 2: Dark Waters Demo Now Available

Posted by BuckGB at 2:04 pm on 06.21.2012 (11 years ago)

Deep Silver and Piranha Bytes have finally released a playable demo of Risen 2: Dark Waters that allows us to experience an unspec...

Risen 2: The Air Temple DLC Release Trailer

Posted by BuckGB at 6:59 pm on 06.2.2012 (11 years ago)

Technically, Risen 2's second set of DLC was released last weekend, but it wasn't until last night that Deep Silver sent over a la...

Risen 2: Dark Waters Treasures Facebook App Available Today

Posted by BuckGB at 1:31 pm on 05.29.2012 (11 years ago)

It's unclear what the application will actually have us doing and what participation in it will unlock for fans of the series, but...

Risen 2: The Air Temple DLC Released

Posted by WorstUsernameEver at 8:02 am on 05.27.2012 (11 years ago)

I wasn't aware Risen 2: Dark Waters' second story-based DLC, The Air Temple, was slated to be released today, nor have I been able...

GB Feature: Risen 2: Treasure Isle Review

Posted by BuckGB at 1:13 am on 05.21.2012 (11 years ago)

We've taken a closer look at Piranha Bytes' Treasure Isle DLC for Risen 2: Dark Waters in order to determine if the game's first s...

Risen 2: Dark Waters Reviews

Posted by WorstUsernameEver at 5:17 pm on 05.14.2012 (11 years ago)

We have rounded up a few more reviews for Piranha Bytes' kind-of-open-world action-RPG Risen 2: Dark Waters, the pirate charm of w...

Risen 2: Dark Waters Reviews

Posted by WorstUsernameEver at 5:43 pm on 05.12.2012 (11 years ago)

We have rounded up another handful of rather mixed reviews for Piranha Bytes' latest title, the pirate-focused open-world action-R...

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