ANNOUNCEMENT 19 Apr 2017 by K-putt

Quake’s Paladin Champion ‘Galena’

Yes, I know, you were waiting "all week" for more exciting news about Quake Champions characters, and here it is! It’s an Unholy Paladin Healer Woman-person, who even the Devil himself is terribly afraid of. The resilient Galena has the power to cast an Unholy Totem that will heal your friends and kill your enemies all…
ANNOUNCEMENT 07 Apr 2017 by Stephen Haselden

Steel Division: Normandy 44, Invasion Begins May 23rd

Steel Division: Normandy 44 is Eugene Systems latest RTS game (they have made a lot of RTS games...) jumping into the thriving RTS market. Made in a similar style to Eugene’s popular Wargame series, Steel Division offers a WWII campaign with an emphasis on strategy, as well as historical accurate units. RTS lovers and gamers alike can…
NEWS 06 Apr 2017 by Bis18marck70

Dawn of War III Open Beta Announcement

Warhammer 40,000: DAWN OF WAR III Open Beta has been announced for April 21st. Running for three days until April 24th, the Open Beta will allow players to battle each other via Multiplayer. Being the first hands on Dawn of War III opportunity for many players, these days will be crucial to Relic Entertainment and SEGA…
NEWS 30 Mar 2017 by Kyle Johnson

Mirage: Arcane Warfare’s Closed Beta Now…Open

After a flurry of news leading up to the Beta’s release, the Closed Beta for Mirage: Arcane Warfare has finally launched. Accessible via pre-ordering Mirage via Steam, the comedically brutal sword-and-sorcery FPS came with a special treat: a copy of Chivalry: Medieval Warfare for free, in the initial days leading up to the Beta’s release.…
ANNOUNCEMENT 18 Mar 2017 by Kyle Johnson

Mirage: Arcane Warfare Returns from PAX With Surprises

From the creators of Chivalry: Medieval Warfare comes the next competitive murdering game, with a new artstyle and abilities, and the same loose implementation of physics. The first video, linked above, is a commentary-free jaunt through footage captured at the PAX East open test, showing some of the different characters, arenas, abilities, and more. The…
ANNOUNCEMENT 17 Mar 2017 by K-putt

Quake’s New Scalebearer Champion

Id Software and Sabre Interactive have this time dropped their newest Champion profile from Quake Champions upon us, introducing the Warlord of the marauding Greiss, "Scalebearer". A heavy hitter who crushes his foes...literally. I didn't know that Bethesda is trying to mix the old-school arena shooters with basic MOBA elements, but it seems like they're giving…
ANNOUNCEMENT 12 Mar 2017 by Kyle Johnson

Nyx Phases Into Existence in Quake: Champions

Building off the Closed Beta announcement earlier this week, id Software and Saber Interactive have released the first Champion trailer concerning Nyx, the Fathom Agent. Her active ability is “Ghost Walk,” which teleports her into a space where she can avoid damage and move without being seen. This can be used for repositioning, stalking, or…
NEWS 07 Mar 2017 by Kyle Johnson

The Quake Champions Cometh Into Closed Beta

With PAX East just around the corner, id Software and Saber Interactive are looking to move their Quake resurgence into closed Beta. Promising an unlocked framerate, the impressive speed of the original Quake multiplayer games, and 120 Hz server tick-rates, even with the inclusion of champions with their own abilities, Quake Champions has all the hallmarks of…
ANNOUNCEMENT 07 Mar 2017 by Kyle Johnson

LawBreakers Breaks Into Closed Beta

Building off feedback from the LawBreakers closed Alpha test that ran last summer, Boss Key Productions is moving from the Alpha test phase into Beta, starting later this month. March itself is a busy month for Boss Key, for after announcing integration with Shadowplay Highlights, the team will be making another appearance at PAX East,…
NEWS 16 Feb 2017 by L Coulsen

Return to Bolivia in Ghost Recon Wildlands’ Open Beta

The first Beta for Ghost Recon Wildlands introduced us to a game with a lot of potential, that still needs a little polish. Offering the entire first, of 21, sections of the finished product, it had a good 8 hours or so of content. But next week, February 23rd to the 27th, the open Beta will…
ANNOUNCEMENT 08 Feb 2017 by Bis18marck70

Warhammer 40,000: Inquisitor – Martyr’s Public Alpha

Warhammer 40,000: Inquisitor - Martyr's public alpha, termed 'The Founding' will be available on February 10. NeocoreGames newest title will be open to all Founders, with more information being made available from February 10 and on wards. One imagines that it includes a special buy-in option for those that feel inclined to throw money at a…
NEWS 31 Jan 2017 by L Coulsen

For Honor, For Beta, For You

Coming February 9th to the 12th, For Honor will enter its final Beta before the game launches on the 14th. Open to one and all, it features the same nine heroes (sadly still no Valkyrie) from last week's closed Beta. But also adds in an extra game mode that I am especially keen on. Joining…
NEWS 25 Jan 2017 by David Pink

Ghost Recon: Wildlands Starting Closed Beta Phase Soon

Ubisoft announced earlier today that their upcoming open-world shooter and latest edition in the Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon franchise will be opening up their doors to a select few players when Wildlands enters its Closed Beta next week. Available on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and our glorious PC platform to those lucky enough to gain…
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.…