Paradox Interactive

Game of the Year 2018

Our Favorite Games of 2018: 'BattleTech'

The more we play, the more we love.
Rob Zacny
12.19.18
Imperator: Rome

Finding the Paradox Game Within Roman History for 'Imperator: Rome'

"There was a dream that was Rome," and 'Imperator' must reconcile that with a more complicated reality.
Rob Zacny
6.9.18
sexual harassment

'BattleTech' Developer Accused of Sexual Harassment, Resigns

At least six women came forward over social media to share stories about Tyler Carpenter, who said people should "believe every accusation."
Patrick Klepek
6.7.18
Surviving Mars

'Surviving Mars' Never Breathes Life into a Dead Planet

Stripping the solar system for parts and tract housing.
Rob Zacny
3.15.18
stellaris

These Sentient Space Mushrooms Teach an Important Lesson About Fascism

How 'Stellaris' engages with the darkest aspects of politics and power.
Andreas Inderwildi
6.27.17
Crusader Kings II

Five Years of Grand Dynasties and Sneaky Coups In 'Crusader Kings II'

Paradox’s kingdom simulator came out in a very crowded year for great games. It still stands out.
Cameron Kunzelman
2.24.17
Hearts of Iron IV

WWII Sim ‘Hearts of Iron IV’ Makes the Modern World Look Like It’s On the Brink

Where the world stands in 2016 is much like where it was in 1936, which is where Paradox's strategy game begins.
Oliver Lee Bateman
8.1.16
Gaming

WWII Sim ‘Hearts of Iron IV’ Makes the Modern World Look Like It’s On the Brink

Where the world stands in 2016 is much like where it was in 1936, which is where Paradox's strategy game begins.
Oliver Lee Bateman
8.1.16