Nothing speaks to the power and flexibility of the PC platform quite like game modding. Dedicated groups of hardcore fans toil for months on end to bring us a massive offering of tweaks, rebalances, texture packs, content packs, and total conversions that improve, expand, and transform the games we love.
Ok, so 90% of mods are still about furries, 3d porn, and sticking Mario's head on Darth Vader's body. But when not about lust or rampant copyright infringement, mods offer some of the most unique and interesting content in gaming. Hit the jump for some of our favorite mods from recent gaming history.
If your one of the 5.6% of PC Gamers that Steam has identified as being DirectX11 compliant, your early adopting ways are about to pay off. Our sister site PC Gamer has confirmed that Creative Assembly is adding DX11 support to Shogun 2 Total War, along with tons of bug fixes and four new multiplayer maps.