New Skyblivion trailer shows Cyrodiil's Imperial City remade in Skyrim

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New Skyblivion trailer shows Cyrodiil's Imperial City remade in Skyrim

Skyblivion, the massive mod project to recreate Oblivion in Skyrim's engine, has released a new trailer (above) called "Glory of Cyrodiil" and it's four minutes of spectacular scenery guaranteed to keep Elder Scrolls fans transfixed. The trailer gives us a nice long look at Imperial City, Anvil, and other locations including Ayelid ruins. And that's not all.

Colony management sim Surviving Mars will arrive in March with full mod support

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Colony management sim Surviving Mars will arrive in March with full mod support

Paradox Interactive and Haemimont Games have announced a release date of March 15 for colony management sim Surviving Mars. And, we're told in a press release from Parabox, when the game arrives it will be with "full modding tools and support—including mods available at launch from some of Paradox’s most talented community creators." Neat.

BT-owned Openreach promises 3 million premises 'ultrafast' broadband by 2020

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BT-owned Openreach promises 3 million premises 'ultrafast' broadband by 2020

Readers of a certain age will remember dial-up broadband. I can still recite each stage of its ringing, whirring, transmission-from-Mars-sounding routine—and to this day cannot be convinced my mother's phone conversations with family were anywhere near as important as my business within MSN Messenger and Habbo Hotel (yes, dial-up internet required exclusive use of your domestic phone line).