ANNOUNCEMENT 19 May 2016­ by L Coulsen

The Technomancer Friendomancer

It's a busy time for Focus, they have several games on the way across this and next year. The one I'm, perhaps, most excited for personally is The Technomancer. Which as well as being (I'm certain of it!) a prequel to Mars: War Logs, once again shows Spiders' continued upward trend for their games. There…
ANNOUNCEMENT 19 May 2016­ by Tomer S.

Witcher’s Expansion Looking Better and Better

Even though we have already covered “Blood and Wine” the new trailer released today can’t be passed up. Imagine a place in Witcher 3 that wasn’t affected by the wars. The lands were rich and bright, the citizens happy and living their lives with joy, girls prettier than any other cities or towns. This is…
NEWS 18 May 2016­ by Nail Garejev

GeForce GTX 1080: First Benchmarks

The review and benchmark embargo on GeForce GTX 1080 has ended and we finally have the independent information on card’s performance. There are also more details on its configurations and feature set. The performance improvement, compared to older Maxwell cards is quite clear, as long as there is no CPU or memory limitations. GTX 1080…
ANNOUNCEMENT 18 May 2016­ by Sawyer Scherbenske

Overwatch Short – Dragons

In typical Blizzard fashion, another character-focused animated short like the previous shorts Alive and Recall has been released, this one focusing on the Shimada family members Hanzo the archer and Genji the robo-samurai. It tells their history, shows off their moves, generously embellishes what they can actually do in-game, and pretty much canonically proves that…
ANNOUNCEMENT 18 May 2016­ by Lee Braden

Fallout 4: Far Harbour – Exploring Far Harbour

As a “it's not long now” from Bethesda, a new trailer has been posted today for Fallout 4’s Far Harbour, with some of the dev's explaining some of the choices for such a strange place. Far Harbour (set in Bar Harbour, Maine) is the biggest landmass made for any DLC for a Bethesda game to…
ANNOUNCEMENT 17 May 2016­ by David Pink

The Division Update 1.2 Conflict Detailed

The first details for The Division's upcoming 1.2 update are here at last. Hitting PC, PS4 and Xbox One on May 24, bringing with it numerous changes and additional content, like several high-end weapons, four new gear sets and doubling the Phoenix Credit cap. The newest Incursion (Clear Sky) pits players against Rikers to reclaim…
ANNOUNCEMENT 17 May 2016­ by Stephen Haselden

What is Total War: WARHAMMER?

So I guess there are some people new to the Total War franchise, and if the idea of a new Warhammer game has you excited, but you're not sure about taking the plunge with a complicated cross breed of RTS & 4X, then worry no more SEGA have set out to explain what TW is…
ANNOUNCEMENT 17 May 2016­ by Nail Garejev

Hearts of Iron IV: Naval, Land and Air Power

Paradox Interactive is getting ready for the release of their latest WWII grand strategy game – Hearts of Iron IV. In their latest video developer diarythe development team comments on the scale and variety of warfare in WWII and how it is presented in their game. Depending on the theatre of war and player’s nation,…
ANNOUNCEMENT 17 May 2016­ by Kyle Johnson

Homefront: The Revolution Release

Heralding its arrival with an explosion-packed trailer, Homefront: The Revolution releases today in North America, and on May 20th for the EU region. There’s little info in the trailer itself, but Dambuster has revealed that more content will be coming to the game, some of it for free. The “Expansion Pass” will include three further…
ANNOUNCEMENT 14 May 2016­ by Kyle Johnson

Postal HD Remake Out on May 20

Entitled POSTAL Redux, the HD remaster also comes with a few new levels, and a score attack mode. Rampage, the aforementioned score attack mode, will integrate with leaderboards and letter grades, giving you and your friends a chance to compete against one another in the frenetic, twin-stick shooting action of the original game. POSTAL Redux…
ANNOUNCEMENT 14 May 2016­ by L Coulsen

A Real Bright Spark – Project Spark Cancelled

Following on from the official dissolution of Lionhead, Microsoft have now announced they are officially shutting down Project Spark as well. Effective from yesterday, the game can no longer be downloaded, and as of the 12th of August all service will cease. The official reason is unclear, but does state that active development ceased during…
ANNOUNCEMENT 13 May 2016­ by Stephen Haselden

Total War: Warhammer – The Winds of Magic

Because we haven’t had enough hype for the impending release of Total Warhammer yet, SEGA have put out a video demonstrating the various effect of magic in the game, and the mechanics behind them. I’ve got to say I’m gripped at this point. This is some pretty exciting stuff, and I can’t wait to see…
ANNOUNCEMENT 13 May 2016­ by L Coulsen

Calling Cthulhu Into Focus

We have a tiny peak into the word of Call of Cthulhu for you today. It's not the first time a Focus published game has dabbled in the Cthulhu mythos. Magrunner was, quite literally, about Cthulhu in space, and our boy Holmes has tangled with him at least once. With a fair possibility of him…
ANNOUNCEMENT 13 May 2016­ by Lee Braden

War Thunder, Now With More Rockets

Gaijin has announced some new gear and changes to older stuff for War Thunder. Firstly, as you can see, the Russians are starting off the new Anti-Tank Missile launching vehicles, here we have an IT-1 that is based off the T-62 hull. We have been informed as well that there is a high chance of…