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ANNOUNCEMENT 14 Jul 2016­ by Lee Braden

Valve’s Stance on CS:GO Lottery Sites

In a statement that feels a little bit lacking in power, we have the official word from Valve in regards to the current spate of CS:GO lottery sites. Now, I think it's great that Valve are distancing themselves from this, but it feels as my father would say “too little, too late” while the internet…
ANNOUNCEMENT 13 Jul 2016­ by Sawyer Scherbenske

Meet the Civilization VI Developers

2K’s Civilization VI development team isn’t exactly an indie one, so it should be expected that they have quite a few big-wigs. Development team leaders Ed Beach, Denoton Shirk, Anton Strenger, and Brian Busatti took the time to discuss their goals for Civilization VI’s visual design, gameplay, and innovations on video. In addition to them,…
ANNOUNCEMENT 13 Jul 2016­ by Jordan Fong

Of Crates and Keys, Rocket League’s Upcoming Feature

So it seems that some curious fellow decided to take a peek inside Rocket League’s encrypted files to see what was in there. Turns out he uncovered a new feature coming in a few months. As you can see above, there’s an image of a crate and key. After posting his findings to Reddit Psyonix’s…
ANNOUNCEMENT 13 Jul 2016­ by Lee Braden

Stellaris Plantoid Species Pack

There is a saying “Act, and you may eat dinner. Think, and you may be dinner” and with the new Plantoid pack for Stellaris, this is more than true. The first of an unknown number of species packs brings Plantoids, races of sentient plant life, to the universe of Stellaris. Rather than ending up at…
ANNOUNCEMENT 13 Jul 2016­ by Kyle Johnson

Black Ops III Descent DLC

Bringing three new maps, a reimagined map, and another chapter in the Zombies saga, Black Ops III’s latest DLC pack, Descent, arrives today. The three new maps are: Cryogen, a robotics facility set on an ocean platform; Rumble, a battle arena with discarded giant robots, and Berserk, a Viking village trapped in time. Empire is…
REVIEWS 09 Jul 2016­ by Stephen Haselden

Space Run Galaxy

Space Run, the 2014 game by Passtech Games, filled a niche that no one knew existed. It took traditional tower defence mechanics and warped them into a spaceship building and race against time. Space Run is a unique game, a great experience, and it leaves you hungry for more. So the questions is: can the…
ANNOUNCEMENT 09 Jul 2016­ by Kyle Johnson

HITMAN Gets Companion App, Another Elusive Target

Designed to keep fans of HITMAN updated on rapidly changing information, Square Enix has released a companion app (links in the press release below) for their episodic sequel to the long-running assassination/puzzle series. Within, game news, updates, and information about the latest Elusive Targets, including where they can be found, will be pushed to players…
ANNOUNCEMENT 09 Jul 2016­ by Lee Braden

No Man’s Sky Going Gold

Seems the delay that Sean Murry of Hello Games told us about has paid off as No Man's Sky has gone gold. Baring anything catastrophic, such as the whole team eating my mother’s cooking, we shouldn't see any more delays happen. This is big for a game that will be mostly sold as physical copies…
ANNOUNCEMENT 09 Jul 2016­ by Simon Sirmenis

The Elder Scrolls Online Going GOTY

Few days ago Bethesda announced that they will be releasing the full version of the Elder Scrolls MMO - The Elder Scrolls Online: Gold Edition. The Gold Edition will be available from September 9th and will include all the DLC’s: Imperial City, Orsinium, Thieves Guild, and Dark Brotherhood, as well as the Palomino horse mount…
ANNOUNCEMENT 09 Jul 2016­ by Stephen Haselden

Dawn of War III Hammer Time

Relic are returning to the no holds barred 40k geek pleaser, that is the Dawn Of War series. If you’re unaware of this amazing RTS achievement, then please enrol on a computing course for beginners. Once you’ve mastered the basic mouse movements, along with left and right clicking, ask a friend to help you install…
ANNOUNCEMENT 09 Jul 2016­ by David Pink

Ubisoft’s 30th Anniversary Giveaway Continues

Ubisoft just dropped their second free offering of the 30th Anniversary game giveaway event in our laps, the classic Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell. Ubisoft will be giving away one free classic game each month until the end of the year on Uplay, the first game given to us last month was Prince of Persia: The…
ANNOUNCEMENT 07 Jul 2016­ by J. A. Kinghorn

Prey for the Gods Takes to Kickstarter

Wearing its influences and punny name on its sleeve, Prey for the Gods centres around monolithic boss battles and survival. You play as a lone female protagonist searching for answers as to why the land has been plunged into an eternal winter. The most obvious source of influence is Shadow of the Colossus but seeing…
ANNOUNCEMENT 07 Jul 2016­ by Nail Garejev

GeForce GTX 1060 Announced

Hot on the heels of AMD Radeon RX 480 release, Nvidia has announced their competitor in the same general price and performance category – GeForce GTX 1060. GTX 1060 is based on GP106 GPU, which is essentially half of the larger GP104 (used in GTX 1070 and 1080). As clocks are similar to its larger…
ANNOUNCEMENT 07 Jul 2016­ by Kyle Johnson

Evolve Has Gone Free to Play

Roughly 15 months after release and a 95% decrease in player count, Turtle Rock Studios has finally moved Evolve into a free-to-play business model. Their first game since developing Left 4 Dead in conjunction with Valve, Evolve upon release was beleaguered with questions about the necessity of their vast DLC model, and the longevity of…