NEWS 27 Feb 2017 by Kyle Johnson

The Uruk-Hai Return in Middle-Earth: Shadow of War

The sequel to Shadow of Mordor, arguably one of the best games of 2015, now has a trailer and accompanying website to match. First leaked online via a department store ad, Shadow of War snagged a release date, trailer, and official press release not more than 24 hours after the ad was circulated online. Within…
ANNOUNCEMENT 27 Feb 2017 by Stephen Haselden

Xenonauts 2 Has Been Creeping Up on You

Goldhawk Interactive have been beavering away quietly on their sequel since 2015. This week they took the bold move of releasing a free Alpha Demo of Xenonauts 2 on GoG Galaxy (note: you need Galaxy installed, this will not download from the GoG website). The demo will remain free until Xenonauts 2 reaches the “Early…
ANNOUNCEMENT 27 Feb 2017 by Kyle Johnson

The Tales of Stygia Return in Bulletstorm’s Latest Trailer

After the announcement last month that Bulletstorm would be returning, Gearbox and People Can Fly have fired back yet again with a trailer for the story elements of its stylish first-person shooter. While still maintaining the same level of challenge with its skillshot system, where players are rewarded for finding creative and new ways to…
ANNOUNCEMENT 27 Feb 2017 by David Pink

The Division’s Last Stand Expansion & Update 1.6 Details

It’s been awhile since I last reported on the latest and greatest involving Ubisoft’s monster hit of 2016, Tom Clancy’s The Division, but today marks a special day as the team behind the game happily announces the upcoming launch of Update 1.6 and its third expansion, Last Stand. Tomorrow, February 28th, all Season Pass owners…
ANNOUNCEMENT 27 Feb 2017 by Kyle Johnson

Salvaging Survival in Hellion, Now in Early Access

Packing a new cinematic trailer, Hellion has set out for the far reaches of Steam’s Early Access program. The multiplayer-based space scavenging game arrived on Steam last week, garnering somewhat positive reviews for the pre-alpha product. The first title from Zero Gravity Games has already received one bugfixing patch, and with a relatively compact roadmap…
ANNOUNCEMENT 25 Feb 2017 by Jordan Fong

Rule the Rails in Railway Empire

Brought to you by Kalypso Media and Gaming Minds, a game that’s all about the rails. Railway Empire is tycoon game about exactly that, rails, beginning in the 1830’s, spend your years working to create the best rail system you can. Fight head to head against rival companies and come out on top by being smarter,…
ANNOUNCEMENT 25 Feb 2017 by Kyle Johnson

Return to Morrowind in an Upcoming Elder Scrolls Online Expansion

Return to Morrowind, a time when the Elder Scrolls series was strange, obtuse, and good in the latest expansion for the Elder Scrolls Online, coming on June 6th, 2017. Set 700 years before the events of the third Elder Scrolls game proper, the Morrowind expansion has players facing off against a calamity of apocalyptic proportions,…
ANNOUNCEMENT 24 Feb 2017 by David Pink

Hitman’s 21st Elusive Target Event Now Live

We’re back with yet another lovely Hitman related article here at Pixel Judge, oh… look, another Elusive Target Event (… yay). These things are like cockroaches, they come out of nowhere and never seem to stop coming, realistically, how far will these go? 50? 100?. This time around ol’ baldy McShiny-shooty-poison-garrote-stabby-explody-man, aka Agent 47, is challenged…
ANNOUNCEMENT 24 Feb 2017 by Nail Garejev

Valve Releases Steam Audio SDK to Improve Sound in Games

While the gaming graphics have been constantly improving, the same cannot be said about in-game sounds. While there is a lot of investment into voice acting, music and sound effects in high budget games, most games do not take into account how sound should propagate in their environments. It seems that Valve really wants the…
ANNOUNCEMENT 24 Feb 2017 by Lee Braden

P.A.M.E.L.A. Prepares For Early Wakeup

NVYVE Studios will release P.A.M.E.L.A. on Steam Early Access come March 9th. Giving us a little more information, and reminding us of what has been said before, we have also been told about the upcoming Early Access release. Waking up from cryosleep in Eden, the protagonist only has Pamela, the lone AI overseer of Eden…
ANNOUNCEMENT 24 Feb 2017 by L Coulsen

LEGO City Undercover Is…a Thing

What happens when you take the gritty, hard-boiled 'John Woo' style of action cop film, then stick LEGO over the top of it? Yep, that's right, refined awesome! Featuring two player co-op, LEGO City Undercover puts you in the shoes of a hapless, happy go lucky and completely clueless undercover police officer. A veritable master of…
NEWS 24 Feb 2017 by Max Halcomb

Steep Update Adds New Massive Alaska Map

Ubisoft pushed through a new update for Steep that adds a new large map of Alaska’s Mount Denali. This map adds 21 new challenges, 2 branded challenges and a new Mountain Story. This map also offers a nice change of scenery adding different kinds of foliage and huge swaths of forests and other picturesque scenes.…
ANNOUNCEMENT 24 Feb 2017 by L Coulsen

Ubisoft Gets Ruthless in Latest Wildlands Trailer

Taking a page out of Focus' book, the latest, live action, trailer for Wildlands focuses more on theme and tone. From the perspective of Bolivia locals, it first seems to be talking about the dread Santa Blanca, and their complete disregard for anything other than being the biggest knob goblins in the universe. Until the…
ANNOUNCEMENT 23 Feb 2017 by Sawyer Scherbenske

Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 Coming to PC March 7th

Months have passed since the re-release of Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 on PC was announced, and now we know that it’s coming on March 7th. People are speculating that with mods and PC network connections, the once abysmal netcode built into UMvC3 might have a chance of being fixed thanks to the devoted community.…