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Titan Quest - latest trailer

From Age of Empires co-creator Brian Sullivan and Braveheart writer Randall Wallace comes an action role playing game set in ancient Greece, Egypt and Asia. The Titans have escaped their eternal prison, wreaking havoc upon the earth....Show More Summary

The next ‘Assassin’s Creed’ game is rumored to be set in ancient Greece

After turning back the clock and exploring ancient Egypt in Assassin's Creed Origins last year, it appears that Ubisoft will keep the series a millennium or two in the past with its next entry. reports that Assassin's Creed...Show More Summary

theancientwayoflife: ~ Stele of the Royal Scribe Ipi. Place of...

2 days agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

heancientwayoflife: ~ Stele of the Royal Scribe Ipi. Place of origin: Ancient Egypt Date: Second half of the 14th century B.C. Period: New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty Medium: Limestone

Colossi of Memnon in Luxor, Egypt

Since 1350 BC, these ancient Egyptian statues have loomed over the Theban Necropolis. Though battered by more than 3,400 years of scorching desert sun and sporadic Nile floods, they’ve captivated the imaginations of curious travelers...Show More Summary

Ancient Egypt: Newly Discovered 2,000-Year-Old Tomb Contains Mummy of High Priest and 40 Sarcophagi

The burial site contains the mummy of a high priest of Thoth—the ancient Egyptian god of science, magic and writing— whose preserved organs are contained in jars.

Belzoni’s Scimitar, and Other “Anomalous” Iron Objects from Ancient Egypt

Throughout the 19th century, the Italian explorer and amateur archaeologist Giovanni Belzoni traveled extensively amidst the temples, tombs, and pyramids of Egypt. His exploits, which famously included the removal of the bust of Ramesses II and its shipment to England, rank him among the most well known early explorers and adventurers to study ancient Egypt... Read more »

Required Reading

3 weeks agoArts : Hyperallergic

This week, in praise of negative reviews, the tallest building ever to be demolished, the queer history of Ancient Egypt, hiding the history of the Midwest’s mysterious mound cities, and more. The post Required Reading appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Archaeologists find ancient necropolis in Egypt

Egypt's Antiquities Ministry announced on Saturday the discovery of an ancient necropolis near the Nile Valley city of Minya, south of Cairo, the latest discovery in an area known to house ancient catacombs from the Pharaonic Late Period and the Ptolemaic dynasty.

Major discovery! Egypt uncovers 2,000-year-old cemetery

3 weeks agoNews : USAToday: News

Experts from Egypt and Germany have found an ancient necropolis, containing more than 1,000 statues and eight tombs.        

Egypt uncovers ancient necropolis south of Cairo

3 weeks agoNews : The Raw Story

Egyptian archaeologists have discovered an ancient necropolis containing 40 stone sarcophagi, about 1,000 small statues and a necklace charm bearing the hieroglyphic inscription “happy new year”. Antiquities minister Khaled El-Enany said on Saturday the discovery near Tuna al-Gabal,...

Assassin's Creed: Origins now offers stab-free educational tours of Ancient Egypt

3 weeks agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

Non-gamers might be surprised how much effort goes into accurate historical recreations of game environments in the Assassin's Creed series. Now, the latest game takes you on an interactive, educational virtual tour of Ancient EgyptShow More Summary

ACO: Discovery Tour mode available

The Discovery Tour for Assassin's Creed Origins is available on consoles and PC through a free update. The mode allows you to explore Ancient Egypt as an interactive museum with 75 themed tours. It is also available as a standalone on Steam and Uplay for $19.99.

A Rod, a Shadow, and a Theory for Egypt's Almost- Perfect Pyramids

Scientists have long puzzled over how the ancient Egyptians built the Great Pyramid of Giza (aka the Pyramid of Khufu) with such "extreme precision," per Live Science. This Wonder of the World is lined up with the compass points "with an accuracy of better than four minutes of arc, or...

Here's Titan Quest, With A Side Of The 1999 Mummy Film

Being a game set in ancient Roman times, Titan Quest seems a natural fit for ancient Egypt. And given there's no official Egypt DLC for the Diablo clone, one modder thought he'd make his own. More »      

Assassin's Creed Origins has a new $500 figurine

One of the coolest things in Assassin's Creed Origins is the ability to fight against three of Ancient Egypt's immortal deities in spectacular boss battles. Now, for the low, low price of $499.99 (about £350), you can get an official figurine featuring all three. Show More Summary

Hello Kitty: “Divine Felines” brings the cats of Ancient Egypt to the Carlos Museum

As any cat lover can tell you, felines are divine. Ancient Egyptians took that notion even more seriously than pet owners of today, and a charming new exhibition at the Carlos Museum through November 11 offers a fascinating glimpse at the unusual status occupied by cats in the ancient world. It’s a small but superb...

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