FileMaker Pro—the database application that has a user base ranging from individuals through corporations—has released FMPro 13. While there are the expected improvements to the application, this new release provides a whole new level of opportunities. Part of that includes a new release of FileMaker Go for iPhone, iTouch, and iPad to work with the new features of FMPro 13.
See, I’ve been so busy playing Blackguards that I completely whiffed on telling you about the DLC announcement from last week. On March 4th, Daedalic will release Untold Legends, offering more battles, additional quests and new story elements. Blackguards will also get an important update that brings important balancing improvements.
Fans of Rome: Total War (and they are legion) will be happy to hear that Feral Interactive has announced a Macintosh release date for Rome: Total War – Alexander; the King of Macedon will make his OS X debut on February 27th. The expansion pack for Rome: Total War – Gold Edition was developed by Creative Assembly.
The SXSW Gaming Expo in Austin, Texas, will be provide your opportunity to learn how Telltale and Gearbox came together, see the first glimpses of how Tales from the Borderlands will be told, and ask your burning questions about what might be in store in this new tale set on the ruthless, greedy, and unpredictable world of Pandora.
New on Adobe Labs is the latest candidate for Adobe Camera Raw (v. 8.4) for both Photoshop CS6 and Photoshop CC. Be advised, though, that if you’re still using OS X v10.6.8, or if you are using Windows XP or Vista, do not download the new build as this release will not be compatible with your system. Either stay with ACR 8.3 or update your OS.
In April 2012, Jane Jensen formed Pinkerton Road and launched a successful Kickstarter campaign to fund Moebius: Empire Rising. As a result, in April 2014, you’ll be able to experience an all-new series of paranormal mystery adventures starring Malachi Rector, a brilliant antiques dealer and historian.
The Book of Unwritten Tales 2 is a point and click adventure developed by Nordic Games and KING Art that will be released at the beginning of 2015 for OS X, Windows, and Linux. It also wants your support to get additional features at its Kickstarter campaign, including additional side-quests, outfits, orchestra recordings, animations, facial expressions, and more.
The Humble Indie Bundle 11 is now available with 6 games and their soundtracks for Mac, Windows, and Linux gamers everywhere. Just don’t dawdle since you only have until March 4th to take advantage of Humble Indie Bundle 11 before it’s gone for good.
With Feral Interactive, you can always count to two things. You can count on them providing a bunch of high quality Mac games each year, and you can count on at least couple of those being racing games. This year’s racing season begins with F1 2013, the FORMULA 1 racing simulation video game that will be released for the Mac on March 6th.
The press release I received for Infested Planet—a real time tactical combat game hitting Mac and PC on March 6th—states that the game “… is about as close to a Starship Troopers strategy game as you’re going to get.” I hadn’t previously known I wanted to get close to a Starship Troopers strategy game, but I guess I do. I feel that way about all Clancy Brown movies.
I suppose there are two types of angles out there—those cherub-looking things that help us find love on Valentine’s Day, and the really hot game ones that are worthy of cosplay. If the latter is more your thing, you’ll be pleased to know R2Games has officially launched their turn-based MMORPG: League of Angels, and they’ve added more angels in the process.
iResizer is a content-aware image scaling app that lets you resize your images without distorting the subjects. You can squash a landscape into a square while preserving the people in your snapshot, but the app’s got some rough edges that make it a tough sell.