ANNOUNCEMENT 11 Jan 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

Final Fantasy XIV Patch 3.5 and Stormblood Details

The latest upcoming patch for the Heavensward expansion is entitled “The Far Edge of Fate,” and takes players to new dungeons, exploring new questlines and adding new bosses. Also coming in the massive Final Fantasy RPG is new glamour options for pets, and an update to the Party Finder system, which, instead of limiting its…
ANNOUNCEMENT 11 Jan 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

Atelier Sophie & Nights of Azure Steam Trailers and Rele…

Earlier, we brought you the news that Koei Tecmo, in partnership with GUST Studios, was bringing an entry in the long-running Atelier series, along with Nights of Azure, their first action-RPG outing to PC. Now, Koei Tecmo has offered information on preorder and exclusive Steam purchase bonuses. First, for Atelier Sophie, music packs from previous…
ANNOUNCEMENT 11 Jan 2017­ by L Coulsen

Screw the Users, I Beta Fight For Honor

With less than a month until its Valentine's Day release, For Honor is gearing up for its next round of Beta testing. Capping off the month over the 26th-29th weekend with a closed session that offers extra incentives. All gameplay across all platforms will be tracked, with the single faction which generates the most success…
ANNOUNCEMENT 11 Jan 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

Halo Wars 2 Sees PC Physical Release Soon

Quite possibly the first arrangement of its kind for a Xbox/Windows 10 cross-play title, THQ and 343 are bringing copies of Halo Wars 2 to stores near you for Windows 10. This agreement allows for both the Standard and the Ultimate Edition to come to PC, the latter of which sees a remastered Halo Wars come…
ANNOUNCEMENT 10 Jan 2017­ by Stephen Haselden

Free-To-Play Resurrects Savage Resurrected

As of the 9th of January, 2017, Savage Resurrection became free to play. This remake of the classic 2003 game Savage progressed to release state in August last year. However, dissatisfaction by the core fans with some design decisions and a lack of feedback from the developers, led to a rapid decline in its player base. On…
ANNOUNCEMENT 10 Jan 2017­ by Sawyer Scherbenske

Darkest Dungeon: Radiant Mode, DLC & More

Darkest Dungeon, 2016’s best dungeon crawler and Red Hook’s Lovecraftian masterpiece, is getting a touch up and continued support in 2017. The vampire-themed Crimson Court DLC has been in production for several months now, but before it’s debut, Red Hook plans to add a new “Radiant mode” that cuts the game’s admittedly grindy 80+ hour…
ANNOUNCEMENT 08 Jan 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

Project Cars 2 Could See Release Later This Year

Announced just six weeks after the release of the first Project Cars, Project Cars 2, funded via the developer’s own crowdfunding portal is possibly being pegged for a September release, if comments by Slightly Mad’s CEO are anything to go by. Ian Bell made the comments in a forum thread about the game, saying that…
ANNOUNCEMENT 07 Jan 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

First Contact: Aliens Finally Encountered in Elite: Dangerou…

Much akin to the 'Quest for the Holy Grail', players in Elite: Dangerous have long been searching for the rumored existence of an alien race known as the Thargoids, a hostile alien race present in the 1984 original title. Now, it appears as though an Xbox One player had the pleasure of having the first encounter…
ANNOUNCEMENT 07 Jan 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

The Wintery Road Ahead For Battlefield 1

With December and the release of Giant’s Shadow come and gone, DICE, and much of the gaming community is looking ahead to the next update for Battlefield 1, aiming to be a full-fledged expansion. Titled “They Shall Not Pass,” the previously released concept art showcases some tight corners and claustrophobic trench warfare typical of the French battlefields.…
ANNOUNCEMENT 07 Jan 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

Build Your Empire in Conan: Exiles

With just a few weeks away from the release of Funcom’s Conan: Exiles into Early Access, a second developer diary, detailing some of the ways players can build their base is now out. Crafting stations, interior decorations, outdoor games, high-tier fortifications, everything looks set to allow players a chance to cultivate their own little community…
ANNOUNCEMENT 06 Jan 2017­ by Stephen Haselden

Tokyo 42, I Dream of Cyberpunk

Imagine a Blade Runner-esq, open-world, multiplayer shooter, then imagine it's set in Tokyo, throw in some cats. make it isometric, design it with pixel art and primary colours and presto-change-o, you'll have Tokyo 42 in your head...now what are you going to do about it? Personally, I’m going to obsess over this intriguing game until it either…
ANNOUNCEMENT 06 Jan 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

Double Dragon’s Long Awaited 4th Sequel Coming Soon

Best known for their work on Guilty Gear, Blazblue and a few other fighting games with gorgeous, hand-drawn art, Arc System Works is back with a brand new Double Dragon game. After acquiring the license from Technōs Japan (who went defunct in 1996) in 2015, Arc is hoping to capture the feel and art style…
ANNOUNCEMENT 04 Jan 2017­ by L Coulsen

Mass Effect Launches Andromeda in March

As confirmed by BioWare General Manager, Aaryn Flynn, Mass Effect: Andromeda will reach our grubby little mitts on March 21st for North America, and the 23rd for Europe, because fuck us right? Why do companies still do that anyway? It's an asinine, utterly barse-ackwards business practice that just rubs people up the wrong way. So…
ANNOUNCEMENT 03 Jan 2017­ by Stephen Haselden

Rimworlds and Wanderlust

RimWorld is one of those delightful games that keeps being expanding upon in Steam Early Access, despite being a better game and more complete than 90% of other titles on Steam currently! RimWorld's latest update Alpha 16, named ‘Wanderlust’, adds a whole new aspect to this intriguing game. Up until now the game has furnished players…