NEWS 28 Feb 2017­ by Stephen Haselden

Stellaris: Utopia Release Date Announced

Utopia will be with us from the 6th of April. Despite the imminent release date, Utopia itself, is a goal that will keep players busy long after release. Some would even say that “the journey is more important than the destination”, if that’s the case then we’d better all learn about Ascension Perks quickly. Ascension…
NEWS 28 Feb 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

Senran Kagura Estival Versus Comes to Steam, Exclusive DLC W…

If this doesn’t sound like a game for everyone, hear me out, okay? The latest iteration and first home console and PC release of Marvelous Entertainment’s beloved busty brawler series (not my words) is coming to Western computer shores on March 17th. Mixing equal parts ninja-brawling action with, uh, extremely lewd and lascivious beach scenes,…
ANNOUNCEMENT 28 Feb 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

You Shall Not Pass, You Shall Not Collect War Bonds in Battl…

Bringing the French Army, a new game mode and four new maps, the 'You Shall Not Pass Expansion' for Battlefield 1 is coming next month. Frontlines, the new game mode, combines Conquest and Rush in a mix that reminds me of Conquest Assault, but perhaps more tactical play. Players own one flag on each side,…
ANNOUNCEMENT 28 Feb 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

Pine Asks, What if Humans Never Sat Atop the Food Chain?

The first game from Dutch studio Twirlbound, Pine wonders about the survivability of humanity in a world with a lovely color palette, and an ever-changing ecology. Set in the lands of Albamere, players will step into the role of Hue, a young adult sent on a journey to find a new home for the last vestiges…
ANNOUNCEMENT 28 Feb 2017­ by David Pink

Titanfall 2’s Live Fire Update Now…Live

The latest in a forever-free series of updates for Respawn’s first person shooter, the Live Fire update brings balance changes, new maps, playlist updates, and more. The complete patch notes are available here, with most of the balance changes coming to Tone and the Devotion assault rifle, with minor tweaks coming to anti-Titan secondaries. The…
ANNOUNCEMENT 28 Feb 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

Travel Across the Stars With Mass Effect: Andromeda

The second documentary video leading up to Mass Effect: Andromeda’s release is out now, detailing Profiles, Squads and more. The first, which covered skills and combat abilities showcased much of the action and varieties in environments, but here, the team at Bioware goes into finer detail about the options players will have in crafting their own…
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 D…

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 Expa…

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…