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ANNOUNCEMENT 12 Mar 2016­ by Tomer S.

Gamekicker, Brand New Crowdfunding Site

Just several days ago a new crowdfunding website launched called “Gamekicker” from what it seems, it’s built to help bring more exposure to indie games that haven’t had light shed upon them on other crowdfunding sites. The website hopes to help out indie developers with their “Campaign Strategy Guide” and is exclusive to indie devs…
ANNOUNCEMENT 12 Mar 2016­ by Stephen Haselden

Lords of Rigel Announced

Another day another challenger to Master of Orion title, as king of the 4X’s. This time the challenger is Lords of Rigel, a title from Rhombus Studios. The Rhombus team is comprised of a spread of modders, up and coming programmers, and even a racoon rehabilitation specialist (no I didn’t make that up). Rhombus as…
ANNOUNCEMENT 12 Mar 2016­ by Jordan Fong

One Year of Cities: Skyline

Cities: Skyline has been a wonderful adventure, we reviewed it at launch and I’ve loved it since. Since its launch, Skylines has generated a staggering 70,000 mods, and the player base is moving forward with no signs of slowing down. In celebration on March 22 Skylines will be receiving a free landscaping-themed content update. This…
NEWS 11 Mar 2016­ by Kyle Johnson

The Magic of Chivalry Just Got a Bit More Magical

Torn Banner Studios, acclaimed developer behind Chivalry: Medieval Warfare are making a new game, to be called Mirage: Arcane Warfare. Brutal multiplayer hack-n-slash Chivalry has been beheading the competition on Steam for three and a half years, racking up a port to last- and current-generation consoles along the way. With such a success at their…
ANNOUNCEMENT 11 Mar 2016­ by Simon Sirmenis

Diablo II Patched

In an unexpected turn of events Blizzard announced today that they are patching Diablo II to version 1.14a. Yes, you read that right - Diablo 2. They claimed that the community is still strong and the game needed help with running on modern systems, OSX support, as well a boost anti-cheating and anti-hacking measures. The…
ANNOUNCEMENT 11 Mar 2016­ by Simon Sirmenis

Mirror’s Edge Catalyst Gameplay

DICE released a new developer diary video where they go into Mirror’s Edge Catalyst’s gameplay. There is a lot of marketing fluff and the basic message is that the game is going to be bigger and better but we already knew or at least expected that. If you want to hear all that fancy talk…
ANNOUNCEMENT 11 Mar 2016­ by Simon Sirmenis

Ashes of the Singularity Has a Release Date

Stardocks next big thing in the real time strategy genre, Ashes if the Singularity, finally has a release date for the full product. The game was in Steam’s Early Access since last October and had a positive reception. Throughout that time it got bigger maps and better visuals as well as some performance improvements, it’s…
ANNOUNCEMENT 11 Mar 2016­ by Stephen Haselden

Battlefleet Gothic: Armada Beta Testing Begins

For any heretics out there who are unaware of the glorious upcoming space RTS Battlefleet Armada: Gothic, let me enlighten you! Gothic is the much anticipated W40K game of space combat, there have been many great (and some not so great) W40K games over the years but this is the first one centered around battles…
ARTICLES 10 Mar 2016­ by Stephen Haselden

An Unlikely Inspiration

Wargaming are a big company who’ve made a lot of money on their freemium third person simulations so it came as a real shock when they took on an utterly alien project to their usual games and bought the rights to Master of Orion. Wargaming then declared that they would remake the classic in modern…
ANNOUNCEMENT 10 Mar 2016­ by Sawyer Scherbenske

Alex, Street Fighter V’s First DLC Character

Alex, the brash main character of Street Fighter III and one of the most fan requested characters in Street Fighter history, is coming back to Street Fighter V as a close and mid-range grappler to clothesline and powerbomb his opponents. V-Skill: Overhaul - after a bit of stretching, Alex is ready to unleash his full…
ANNOUNCEMENT 10 Mar 2016­ by Kyle Johnson

A Look at Battlefront’s Free Updates

Following the release of Star Wars Battlefront last November, DICE has been hard at work updating the game with an array of free content. This includes new maps, co-operative missions, game modes, customization options, and more. For a full look at what DICE have added to Battlefront for all players, a tracking website has been…
ANNOUNCEMENT 10 Mar 2016­ by Simon Sirmenis

Trackmania Turbo Multiplayer Trailer

Ubisoft released a multiplayer trailer for its insane racing game Trackmania Turbo. The trailer shows off modes that can be mostly enjoyed in a social gathering with friends where it’s aimed at having more fun than tense competition. This is what Trackmania series is best known for – fun. Crazy fun with lots of other…
ANNOUNCEMENT 10 Mar 2016­ by Lee Braden

First Major XCOM 2 Patch Live

After some performance issues and minor niggles, Firaxis have released the first patch for XCOM 2. The update fixes a lot of the minor things that reduced gameplay experience, as well as adds a Zip mode. This new more replaced the leading mod “Stop wasting my time” which acted the same way but with a…
ANNOUNCEMENT 10 Mar 2016­ by Lee Braden

The Turing Test Announced

Bulkhead Interactive, who previously released Pneuma: Breath of Life and Battalion 1944, have announced a new title called The Turing Test. A game set on Europa, and the premise sounds as interesting as Portal. You play as Ava Turing, an engineer from the International Space Agency on mankind's manned mission to Europa to explore the…