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ANNOUNCEMENT 27 Apr 2016­ by Simon Sirmenis

King’s Quest Chapter 3 Is Out

If you’ve been itching to continue the story of King Graham, rejoice, King’s Quest – Chapter 3: Once Upon A Climb is here. It explores an interesting alternative to the classic fairy tale – what if when rescuing a princess from the tower...there were two of them. Add a need for love from the first…
ANNOUNCEMENT 27 Apr 2016­ by Tomer S.

Rocket League’s “Hoops” Now Available!

The basketball themed game-mode for Rocket League which we’ve already talked about  has been launched for the fans to play! You can battle online in 2v2 matches against friends or strangers alike, dunking, sliding and jumping all over the place. With basic rules like the traditional game, Hoops has countless hours of entertainment to offer.…
ANNOUNCEMENT 27 Apr 2016­ by Stephen Haselden

A Stunning New 4X – Stars in Shadow

Wow I called 2015 the year of the return of RTS, but 2016 is definitely set to be the year of the 4X. Wargaming nearing completion of their Master of Orion remake, Stellaris days away from release and many other 4X games still on the cards. There is one game that is sticking closer to…
ANNOUNCEMENT 27 Apr 2016­ by Lee Braden

Everspace Granting Alpha Access

Rockfish announced that closed alpha for Everspace will start on Friday, and if you buy a package before the 30th then you can also enter closed alpha. At this stage you can experience the first four sectors of the map in one of the three spaceships from the game, and modify them with 20 devices…
ANNOUNCEMENT 27 Apr 2016­ by Simon Sirmenis

Watch Wang in Action for Over 10 Minutes

Devolved Digital release a 12 minute gameplay trailer showing off the shooting and traversal in Shadow Warrior 2. The trailer shows off some melee and projectile weapons, powers, the parkour elements as well as open-endedness of the levels as well as our protagonist Lo Wang entertaining us with some dialogue. The game looks really good…
ANNOUNCEMENT 26 Apr 2016­ by Lee Braden

Fallout 4 Creation Kit Info and the First Unofficial Patch

So, in a double post of news for Fallout 4, Bethesda has given us information about the Creation Kit and mods, including a preview of their new Bethesda.net storefront, though it appears to be the One or PS4's interface rather than the PC one. A bit of news that has caused somewhat of a rumbling…
ANNOUNCEMENT 26 Apr 2016­ by Sawyer Scherbenske

RUINER

It’s like top-down Ghost in the Shell but with a whole lot more psychopathic brain controlled murder and dashing. Leave it to the guys who made the protagonist a faceless sociopath, made his mission to take revenge on Heaven, and painted their website in blood red to make a game like this. I say Ghost…
ANNOUNCEMENT 26 Apr 2016­ by Simon Sirmenis

360 Through HITMAN’s Sapienza

Today saw the release of the second HITMAN episode – Sapienza. Marking that Square Enyx released a 360 degree trailer of the sunny Mediterranean town. It is done in a travel advisor fashion and just shows off how nice and detailed the place looks. Though the trailer could be in higher quality... Square did 360…
ANNOUNCEMENT 26 Apr 2016­ by L Coulsen

Michonne and Clementine: It’s Time For What We Deserve

As Michonne steps out of the spotlight, we have some words from Robert Kirkman about a full-fledged season 3 of Telltale's The Walking Dead. The former wraps up the events surrounding the titular character's break from the main group and, hopefully, will bring a degree of closure to her life. At least, as much as…
ANNOUNCEMENT 26 Apr 2016­ by Lee Braden

Champions of Anteria

In bit of an oddity to everyone, Blue Byte have announced a new game – Champions of Anteria, a game set in a magical fantasy land of fun and well stocked taverns. Recounting the tale of extravagant champions who embarked on a mission to free Anteria, free territories from warring factions, take on monsters, bosses…
ANNOUNCEMENT 26 Apr 2016­ by Simon Sirmenis

The Homefront Background

Deep Silver released a new cinematic trailer for Homefront: The Revolution today which gives us a better insight into the backstory of the game. It’s a timeline trailer briefing us on the event from 1972 to 2027, the rise of North Korea and the fall of the United States of America. As I predicted North…
ANNOUNCEMENT 26 Apr 2016­ by Stephen Haselden

Reclaim Master of Orion 1, 2 & 3 on GoG

If you own a boxed copy of Master of Orion 1,2, or 3 you can now reclaim any version as a digital copy on GoG. This may seem like a minor step for GoG, and yes most MoO fans have probably bought a digital copy by now (MoO 1 & 2 where the first games…
ANNOUNCEMENT 26 Apr 2016­ by Kyle Johnson

John Romero Announces New FPS – Blackroom

Described as a “visceral action-FPS set in a holoroom gone rogue,” Blackroom sees Romero returning to major game development since he released Area 51 in 2005 at Midway Austin, which has since gone bankrupt. Joining Romero is Adrian Carmack (no relation to John Carmack) from their time spent at and founding id Software together. The…
ARTICLES 23 Apr 2016­ by Kyle Johnson

Paid Mods Are Slowly Returning to Steam

Almost a month after I brought the news that paid custom games had made their way into Dota 2, and almost a year since paid mods found their way onto Steam, a few new pieces of information and updates from Steam have hinted at the inglorious return of paid mods. As we all remember, the…