ANNOUNCEMENT 04 Jan 2018

Announcing The Messenger

If you're a fan of retro-but-not-really type games then you'll want to give that trailer up there a good watch because developer Sabotage Studio look like they're channelling equal parts Shovel Knight, Odallus, and Ninja Gaiden not just in the art but in how that gameplay looks. The Messenger's main gimmick is switching in real-time…
ANNOUNCEMENT 04 Jan 2018

Total War Saga: Thrones Of Britannia – Alfred The Great In…

Last year we covered the announcement for Total War Saga: Thrones Of Britannia and were suitably intrigued by the inclusion of Alfred The Great. If, like us, your attention was piqued by this great (pun intended) historical figure then you'll be very pleased with today's trailer showing off in-engine footage of Alfred and his armies…
ANNOUNCEMENT 24 Dec 2017

Agony Red Goddess Reveal Trailer

Agony is a game you might remember as being about waking up in hell one day and not having any memories of your past. But you can control people, so you've got that going for you. Your escape meanwhile, will require you to meet the Red Goddess, featured in the CGI trailer above, and she…
ANNOUNCEMENT 23 Dec 2017

Gravel Namibia Rush Gameplay Trailer

Upcoming off-road racer Gravel still isn't due over the finish line until 27 February 2018 but some gameplay has qualified early and we're all out of racing terms. Seriously though; the trailer above has three solid minutes of gameplay showing off the Namibia stage from the game and features large vehicles going very fast, can't…
ANNOUNCEMENT 21 Dec 2017

Don’t Be Afraid Teaser Trailer

Sadly we don't have much info on this one as it's just a pre-full-reveal teaser. However; we do know that the game was previously known as They're Watching and has now been retitled to Don't Be Afraid. In it you'll explore a kidnapper's house as 11 year old David, and that there'll also be “unbelievable…
ANNOUNCEMENT 21 Dec 2017

Sword Legacy: Omen Trailer Takes A Tour Of Broken Britannia

What a pleasant start to the day – a new trailer for the fantasy turn based strategy Sword Legacy: Omen that takes a look at the game's setting, Broken Britannia. As the name suggests it's set in a medieval fantasy Britain and even uses real names of old kingdoms that even modern people will find…
ANNOUNCEMENT 20 Dec 2017

Need For Speed Payback – Enter The Speedcross

Racing games these days, eh? What with all their fancy words like Speedcross, drifting, and cars. Who can even keep up with what all that means? The new Speedcross Expansion Pack for Need For Speed Payback is uh... well, we don't know if it's paid-for DLC or whether it's free because that linked page doesn't…
ANNOUNCEMENT 20 Dec 2017

The Council Episode One Announced

There's a new episodic narrative adventure game on the block; The Council. Coming from developer Big Bad Wolf and publisher Focus Home Interactive, you can expect five episodes of decision making, lasting consequences, and that mash-up of accents as figures like Napoleon Bonaparte and George Washington end up in the same room. Unlike other adventure…
NEWS 20 Dec 2017­ by Lee Braden

War Thunder – Listen carefully, I shall say this only …

French tanks have arrived in War Thunder, and it’s all time for vehicles to go mad speeds forwards and have heavy armour, just not so much reversing (seriously, they have slower reverse speeds than a Churchill) The official title of this patch is "La Résistance" and the title of this news is a joke from…
ANNOUNCEMENT 19 Dec 2017

Nantucket Release Date Announcement

Whales, am I right? Who needs 'em? Turns out, authors for one; can't tell a tale like Moby Dick without a whale or two. Nantucket is based off of that same nautical tale, with you taking on the role of Ishmael, sole survivor of the Pequad after its run-in with Moby Dick. You'll have to…
ANNOUNCEMENT 19 Dec 2017

Total War: Warhammer 2 Rise Of The Tomb Kings Announced

The terrifying undead lords of Nehekhara are Warhammer Fantasy's ancient undead – crocodile headed and styled after ancient Egyptian myths, these guys are someone you want on your side in a fight, even if it's just because they've got shiny swords and sweet jewels. Check out the press release below for more info on the…
ANNOUNCEMENT 19 Dec 2017

Dying Light Free DLC Number 2 Released

The second of ten free DLCs for Dying Light has just been released. This time we've got something that was conspicuously absent from the game before – pistol silencers. Yes, we know that's not what they're called, blame Techland for using that term, but they do what they say on the tin and allow you…
ANNOUNCEMENT 18 Dec 2017

Forged Battalion Early Access Release Date and Trailer

Upcoming RTS from strategy veterans Petroglyph is still quite a way from a full release but you won't have to wait that long to get your hands on it if you're eager. Forged Battalion will be having an Early Access period which is starting 16 January 2017. The Early Access version of the game will…
ANNOUNCEMENT 15 Dec 2017

My Time At Portia Early Access Release Date Announcement

Whimsical looking but spin-kick featuring sandbox building game My time At Portia is coming to Steam Early Access next year on 23 January. Portia is inspired by sandboxes like Animal Crossing, Harvest Moon, and Dark Cloud 2 as well as the works of animation giants Studio Ghibli so expect equal parts whimsy and a raccoon…