ANNOUNCEMENT 11 May 2017­ by K-putt

Visor Enters the Arena in Quake Champions

They say that he's cold, cocky and calculated, but I call him the Russian bootleg Arnold. A dude who has a strange technological visor that lets him see things...in a technological fashion. He’s a classic champion however, since he first appeared in Quake III Arena all those centuries ago. You may ask yourself, what’s this visor for?…
ANNOUNCEMENT 11 May 2017­ by Stephen Haselden

Endless Space 2: The Unfallen

Amplitude Studios have announced 'The Unfallen' as the final empire to be added to Endless Space 2 before release. The Unfallen are essentially sentient trees, peaceful in nature, which if they can avoid conflict and gain allies during battle, this race can really thrive. Created as part of the Games2Gether scheme, with Amplitude working hand in…
NEWS 10 May 2017­ by L Coulsen

Valve Tells us More About the Steam Store

Coming close on the heels of the new Steam Gifting system, Valve have another Steam update for us...sort of. Giving us some insights into how the Steam Store works, or rather...doesn't, depending on how you look at it. There isn't actually all that much in there, most of it being fluff about the difficulties in trying to…
ANNOUNCEMENT 10 May 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

NBA Playgrounds Comes to Our Court

Arcade-style basketball makes a return in NBA Playgrounds, available now on PC and modern consoles. Developed by Saber Interactive, makers of Timeshift, Inversion, and other interesting titles. NBA Playgrounds looks to channel the pick-up fun of NBA Jam and NBA Street by including a whole host of famous players, retired and active. Sporting gigantic heads, slick…
ANNOUNCEMENT 10 May 2017­ by Stephen Haselden

Stellaris Anniversary – New Bundle and Free Stuff

Stellaris celebrates it birthday with an Anniversary Edition! The Digital Anniversary Edition comes bundled with Leviathans, Utopia and the Plantoids DLC packs. If you’ve been following the news about Stellaris over the last year, then you know that Leviathans and Utopia, are both large DLCs the add a huge amount of new content and mechanics.…
NEWS 09 May 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

Project CARS 2 Pre-Orders Now Live, Special Editions Detaile…

Touting the new and incredibly attractive McLaren 720S, pre-orders for Project CARS 2 open today, with an expected release date of “Late 2017.” Boasting more than 170 cars and the “largest track roster of any console racing game ever,” plus VR and resolution support for up to 12K for PC players, hopefully Slightly Mad Studios and Bandai…
NEWS 09 May 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

Chronicling the Baffling World of Black Ops 3’s Zombie…

Confirming rumors and leaks from late April, Activision has announced Call of Duty: Black Ops III Zombies Chronicles, an anthology of maps from previous Call of Duty games. Featuring three maps from World at War, four maps from Black Ops, and one map from Black Ops II. Zombies Chronicles offers up the entire mind-bending, utterly confusing…
ANNOUNCEMENT 09 May 2017­ by K-putt

Quake Champions Open to Everyone…for a Bit

In the coming days, all those excited to jump into Quake Champions will have their wishes granted when the Open Beta becomes available to all starting this May 12, until May 21st. Just sign up with your Bethesda account and you’re immediately entered into the Beta. No need to wait for a code anymore, just sign…
ANNOUNCEMENT 09 May 2017­ by Sawyer Scherbenske

Ed Brings Psycho Boxing Gloves to Street Fighter V

Ed "the young commander" is the next character to be introduced into Street Fighter V's season 2 roster. Seen in Street Fighter IV and Street Fighter V's story modes, Ed is the adoptive son of Balrog, with M. Bison's genes and psycho power. While he was a teen then, he's since been aged beyond his…
ANNOUNCEMENT 09 May 2017­ by K-putt

Trackmania² Lagoon Coming Soon

After nearly 4 years, we get another game for ManiaPlanet, and yes, I say 4 years because TrackMania Turbo isn’t on ManiaPlanet, or at least, the Lagoon part wasn’t, luckily, that changes now with the standalone release. Palm trees, beaches, neon signs and crazy loops are part of the whole Lagoon thinger. It kinda reminds me of…
ANNOUNCEMENT 09 May 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

Secret World Legends Goes Free to Play This Month

Roughly a month and a half after their initial announcement, Funcom have pegged a June 26th release date for the Free-to-Play launch of their MMO, Secret World Legends. As I brought you the news initially, Funcom is transitioning from an MMORPG to a “shared world RPG.” Not only arriving with updated combat mechanics, visuals, and…
NEWS 08 May 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

Battlefield 1 Spring Update Brings Platoons

The latest monthly update brings platoons, new gun variants, and some news about upcoming maps to Battlefield 1. First and foremost, the addition of Platoons, a social way to represent a group of friends in-game has made its way to the battlefields of World War 1, bringing with it some new features. Now, if a…
ANNOUNCEMENT 08 May 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

Rising Storm 2 Secures Digital Deluxe Edition

Antimatter Games' sequel to the first Rising Storm, bundled with Red Orchestra 2, now has a deluxe edition as it crawls closer to a full release. The original Rising Storm pitted the US Army and Marine Corps against the Imperial Japanese Army and Special Naval Landing Forces in the Pacific Theater of World War 2,…
ANNOUNCEMENT 08 May 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

Horror-Adventure Game “Perception” Releases This Month

A collaboration between The Deep End Games and Feardemic publishing, horror-adventure game “Perception” will be coming to Steam. You play as Cassie, a blind woman with ultra-sensitive hearing, as she investigates an abandoned house in Gloucester, Massachusetts. The house has been a source of death and mystery, and Cassie discovers an otherworldly force at work in…