Wasteland 2

It's an old-school RPG from a simpler era, but the charm endures regardless.

Spotlight

FeatureInXile acquired by Microsoft: the interview

"We've had one hand tied behind our back; now, no longer."

FeatureThe long journey of Wasteland 2

After 26 years in the wilderness the grandfather of post-apocalyptic role-playing returns.

Feature"It's kind of funny to be competing with my own franchise"

Brian Fargo on Wasteland 2, Fallout and inXile's crowdfunded future.

Key events

FeatureInXile acquired by Microsoft: the interview

"We've had one hand tied behind our back; now, no longer."

Oh my RPG, Microsoft is buying Obsidian Entertainment and inXile

"To fully realise their creative ambitions."

InXile teases Wasteland 2 on Nintendo Switch

It's got a whole Ranger games now.

Wasteland 2 Director's Cut video showcases improvements

The renamed GOTY Edition for PC and consoles "late summer".

inXile saving Van Buren trademark for a rainy day

Black Isle's Fallout 3 codename not dead and buried.

FeatureChannelling XCOM: Porting Wasteland 2 to PS4 and Xbox One

inXile shows off graphical upgrade, talks Torment, Bard's Tale 4, and more.

Wasteland 2, Shovel Knight announced for Xbox One

UPDATE: Wasteland 2 also coming to PS4.

Wasteland 2 breaks $1.5m revenue in four days

Not sales - PR issues correction and apology.

Wasteland 2 - walkthrough and game guide

Our guide to inXile's sprawling tactical RPG.

Wasteland 2 release date set for next month

"The 20+ year wait is soon over."

Wasteland 2 likely out in September

As new update paves the way for launch.

FeatureThe long journey of Wasteland 2

After 26 years in the wilderness the grandfather of post-apocalyptic role-playing returns.

Torment: Tides of Numenera delayed to Q4 2015

Roughly a year longer than originally planned.

Wasteland 2 confirmed for August release

The beta's new update roughly doubles the game's size.

Wasteland 2's Brian Fargo: Valve "the saviour of the PC"

Expects further refinement of Steam Early Access.

Wasteland 2 beta update goes live next week

Two new screenshots released.

Feature"It's kind of funny to be competing with my own franchise"

Brian Fargo on Wasteland 2, Fallout and inXile's crowdfunded future.

Wasteland 2 dev promises to improve game's combat

InXile returns to work and 8000 player suggestions.

Wasteland 2 beta review

Nuclear and improved.

VideoVideo: Let's Play the Wasteland 2 beta

Bertie sees the Ranger treats on offer.

The Wasteland 2 beta is here

Now for backers, soon for Steam Early Access.

Two new Wasteland 2 screenshots released as beta nears

Won't be available for at least a few weeks.

Vlambeer's Wasteland Kings renamed as Nuclear Throne

After inXile worried people would think it was part of Wasteland franchise.

Wasteland 2 will miss its estimated October release

But the beta will still be out then.

Deep Silver to publish crowdfunded Wasteland 2

inXile still retains creative control, while Deep Silver handles distribution.

New Wastleland 2 video shows off... inventory screen

Lists! Grids! Weapons! Armour! Favourites! Images! More!

What a year Kickstarter had in 2012

How many game ideas do you think were pitched?

FeatureDevelopers' Most Anticipated Games of 2013

BioShock! GTA5! The Last of Us! Beyond!

Black Isle returns with odd crowdfunding pitch for post-apocalyptic strategy RPG

Pay for a proof of concept and to convince management to resurrect the studio.

First Wasteland 2 footage emerges

Features adjustable camera, gun waving.

Eurogamer chats with newest Wasteland 2 recruit: Planescape: Torment's Colin McComb

"I don't think I can do justice to my feelings without slipping into purely joyful profanity."

Wasteland 2 early screenshot released

inXile calls for feedback.

EA to waive Origin distribution fees for all Kickstarter games

New initiative to lure crowd-funded indie projects.

First Wasteland 2 concept art revealed

Fallout New Vegas dev confirmed to help make game.

Obsidian lined up to co-develop Wasteland 2

But only if Fargo can raise another $500K on Kickstarter.

Kickstarter thanks Double Fine for massive bump in business

It seems old-school adventure game fans are a generous bunch.

Brian Fargo rips into destructive publisher/developer relationships

Former Interplay boss sticks up for Obsidian over New Vegas bonus.