NEWS 21 Jan 2017­ by Jordan Fong

Be the Mayor of Your Own Urban Empire

What else to say at a time like this, with a new president in office, we have to release a game about mayoring don’t we? Welcome to Urban Empire, a city simulator unlike most and brought to you by Kalypso Media. In Urban Empire, your focus isn’t the city building itself, but the fine politics…
ANNOUNCEMENT 21 Jan 2017­ by L Coulsen

Paradox Asks: When Will You Werewolf Rage?

Since it's purchase of the White-Wolf tabletop gaming series, a lot of people have been wondering what Paradox is going to do with it. Perhaps revive that much maligned World of Darkness MMO the EVE: Online (that has a free to play option now btw) devs kept promising, but never delivered. Further speculation was fueled when they filed…
ANNOUNCEMENT 21 Jan 2017­ by Bis18marck70

Starship Corporation: Jarheads in Space

Iceberg Interactive and Coronado Games have released a major update for their starship-building sim Starship Corporation, currently available in Steam’s Early Access program. The ‘Military Update’ expands the players options when diplomacy has failed and deeds need to follow words. Enabling players to equip their starships with new military modules, the update prepares your crew to…
ANNOUNCEMENT 21 Jan 2017­ by Bis18marck70

Total War: WARAHMMER White Dwarf Returns

Another Legendary Lord Grombrindal, The White Dwarf himself, is now available for all Total War: WARHAMMER players to download for free. Available as leader of the Dwarfs in the campaign, Grombrindal stands ready to purge the underway and Karak's of the Greenskins and return the Dwarven mountain holds to their former glory. Grombrindal has a number…
ANNOUNCEMENT 21 Jan 2017­ by Lee Braden

Might & Magic: Showdown

Ubisoft announced from their Montreal studio that they have released on Steam’s Early Access the new Might & Magic: Showdown tabletop like game. Following with the setting of the new Ubisoft’s lore for Might & Magic, which doesn’t tie completely into the original series, but a new take on computer tabletop gaming with Showdown. “Might & Magic…
NEWS 21 Jan 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

Halo Wars 2 Blitz Mode Beta Now Live

Offering a card-based take on the traditional RTS format, Halo Wars 2’s Blitz Mode has entered an open beta, which runs from January 20th through the 30th. Reminiscent of some mobile-based deck-building games, Halo Wars 2 sees RTS units, formations, and counters transformed into cards, making for a shorter mode for players looking for quick matches.…
NEWS 21 Jan 2017­ by David Pink

The Division Update 1.6 Last Stand Details

Ubisoft have recently disclosed the latest details revolving around The Division’s most anticipated 3rd expansion, and of its newest upcoming update 1.6, both of which will be released on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC simultaneously. While the Last Stand expansion comes with the Season Pass, or as a standalone DLC purchase, the huge…
ANNOUNCEMENT 21 Jan 2017­ by David Pink

Killing Floor 2 Goes on Vacation with Tropical Bash Pack

Tripwire Interactive have announced the official release of the first post-launch DLC, the Tropical Bash content pack for their award winning, blood soaked, sci-fi horror FPS masterpiece, Killing Floor 2. So what exactly is included with this special Tropical Bash DLC you might ask? Well, an all-new vacation island getaway spot of course, just a lovely…
NEWS 21 Jan 2017­ by L Coulsen

For Love, For Beta, For Honor

There are scarcely three weeks to go until Ubisoft's three way hackathon, For Honor, hits the shelves to eat up the entirety of my waking existence. But more importantly than that, the final closed beta session begins in less than a week. Offering us the chance to play as nine out of the final twelve…
NEWS 21 Jan 2017­ by L Coulsen

Cthulhu: Call of Madness

Another day, another obtuse Focus Home trailer for me to lose my shit over. This time they're teasing us with the mind bending realities of the Call of Cthulhu, with a strong emphasis on the real threat of the Elder Gods. No, silly boy, not violent dismemberment, or grizzly evisceration. You think in such simplistic…
ANNOUNCEMENT 20 Jan 2017­ by Max Halcomb

Ghost Recon Wildlands Single Player Walkthrough Released

So Ubisoft has brought us a video walkthrough showing off the single player aspect of Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands, the latest instalment in Ghost Recon series that takes place in an open world of cartel infested Bolivia. We have seen footage showing off the 4 player co-op but few examples of how single player…
NEWS 20 Jan 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

Sniper Ghost Warrior 3 Gets Story, Character Details

Moving away from the realm of the fictional war-torn countries into the realm of the very real, CI Games’ Sniper Ghost Warrior 3 takes us to the country of Georgia, sandwiched between Russia and the Middle Eastern states. A civil war breaks out between separatist factions and the Georgian populace, and Jon North, our titular…
ANNOUNCEMENT 20 Jan 2017­ by Sawyer Scherbenske

XCOM 2’s Long War Mod: Better, Stronger, Longer

The word “Mod” is shorthand for some minor “modification,” but it really doesn’t do justice to XCOM 2’s Long War 2 mod. Stormtrooper helmets and new haircuts are good and dandy, but Long War 2 is more like a community-made DLC package for die-hard fans. Long War 2 adds new weapons, classes, skills, and missions, and…
ANNOUNCEMENT 20 Jan 2017­ by Sawyer Scherbenske

Torment: Tides of Numenera Injects New Life Into Old Genres

While inXile’s developers are adding the finishing touches on Torment: Tides of Numenera, trailers have been showing off just how many new features are going to be on display in this old-fashioned isometric RPG. While big budget RPGs focus on the choice of who’s face you want to bash in with your mace, Torment has…