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New titles for Firaxis, Big Huge Games show signs of life in local gaming industry
New titles for Firaxis, Big Huge Games show signs of life in local gaming industry

If Sid Meier's "Civilization" is among the forefathers of Baltimore County's video game industry, it can add two more descendants to its family tree. Meier's Firaxis Games released the latest chapter in its series of strategy games, "Civilization: Beyond Earth," on Oct. 24. This time, the franchise takes players to new planets, instead of through Earth's history, to build societies. Three days later, a team of local industry veterans announced "DomiNations", a "Civilization"-esque game under the banner of a familiar name in Baltimore County — Big Huge Games. Instead of the traditional PC or console platform, it brings...

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