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NEWS 12 Jan 2017­ by L Coulsen

Styx: Trailer of Stealth

With its March release month sneaking ever closer, the little green gobshite is gearing up for his next outing, Styx: Shards of Darkness, in his trademark, laconic style. Offering us a tonally awesome, if somewhat vague cinematic Art of Stealth trailer. Our boy Styx leaves us all with a snarky, two finger salute after murdering…
ANNOUNCEMENT 12 Jan 2017­ by Stephen Haselden

Stars in Shadow Releases Next Week!

Asdar Games have announced the release date for their upcoming 4X title, Stars in Shadow, as the 19th of January. That's only next Thursday! In case you missed it, Stars in Shadow (SiS) entered Steam Early Access just four months ago. During that time it's had many significant tweaks and improvements, as well as extra…
ANNOUNCEMENT 12 Jan 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

Tales of Berseria Nets Demo, PC Requirements

Just a few weeks before Tales of Berseria finds its way onto Steam, Bandai Namco has released the promised demo, announced previously. Providing just a brief look at the “explosive drama and action,” clocking in at just under a gigabyte in size. Coming alongside the demo announcement is the release of the PC specs, and…
REVIEWS 11 Jan 2017­ by Sawyer Scherbenske

Dark Souls III – Ashes of Ariandel

While the Dark Souls III base game had you plundering the depths of Lothric Castle, exploring turgid swamps, and running away from crabs, the games first of two planned DLC’s, Ashes of Ariandel, returns players to the Painted World, and oh what a world it turned out to be. Ashes of Ariandel is good, there’s no…
ANNOUNCEMENT 11 Jan 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

Gears of War 4 Gets Third Title Update

Bringing two new maps to rotation, pricing changes to in-game DLC packs, and 280 new customization options, the third Title Update for The Coalition’s take on Gears of War is out now. A little background before we dive into the update proper, Gears of War 4 uses a loot crate system that confers various “cards”…
ANNOUNCEMENT 11 Jan 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

Final Fantasy XIV Patch 3.5 and Stormblood Details

The latest upcoming patch for the Heavensward expansion is entitled “The Far Edge of Fate,” and takes players to new dungeons, exploring new questlines and adding new bosses. Also coming in the massive Final Fantasy RPG is new glamour options for pets, and an update to the Party Finder system, which, instead of limiting its…
ANNOUNCEMENT 11 Jan 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

Atelier Sophie & Nights of Azure Steam Trailers and Rele…

Earlier, we brought you the news that Koei Tecmo, in partnership with GUST Studios, was bringing an entry in the long-running Atelier series, along with Nights of Azure, their first action-RPG outing to PC. Now, Koei Tecmo has offered information on preorder and exclusive Steam purchase bonuses. First, for Atelier Sophie, music packs from previous…
ANNOUNCEMENT 11 Jan 2017­ by L Coulsen

Screw the Users, I Beta Fight For Honor

With less than a month until its Valentine's Day release, For Honor is gearing up for its next round of Beta testing. Capping off the month over the 26th-29th weekend with a closed session that offers extra incentives. All gameplay across all platforms will be tracked, with the single faction which generates the most success…
ANNOUNCEMENT 11 Jan 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

Halo Wars 2 Sees PC Physical Release Soon

Quite possibly the first arrangement of its kind for a Xbox/Windows 10 cross-play title, THQ and 343 are bringing copies of Halo Wars 2 to stores near you for Windows 10. This agreement allows for both the Standard and the Ultimate Edition to come to PC, the latter of which sees a remastered Halo Wars come…
ANNOUNCEMENT 10 Jan 2017­ by Stephen Haselden

Free-To-Play Resurrects Savage Resurrected

As of the 9th of January, 2017, Savage Resurrection became free to play. This remake of the classic 2003 game Savage progressed to release state in August last year. However, dissatisfaction by the core fans with some design decisions and a lack of feedback from the developers, led to a rapid decline in its player base. On…
ANNOUNCEMENT 10 Jan 2017­ by Sawyer Scherbenske

Darkest Dungeon: Radiant Mode, DLC & More

Darkest Dungeon, 2016’s best dungeon crawler and Red Hook’s Lovecraftian masterpiece, is getting a touch up and continued support in 2017. The vampire-themed Crimson Court DLC has been in production for several months now, but before it’s debut, Red Hook plans to add a new “Radiant mode” that cuts the game’s admittedly grindy 80+ hour…
ANNOUNCEMENT 08 Jan 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

Project Cars 2 Could See Release Later This Year

Announced just six weeks after the release of the first Project Cars, Project Cars 2, funded via the developer’s own crowdfunding portal is possibly being pegged for a September release, if comments by Slightly Mad’s CEO are anything to go by. Ian Bell made the comments in a forum thread about the game, saying that…
ANNOUNCEMENT 07 Jan 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

First Contact: Aliens Finally Encountered in Elite: Dangerou…

Much akin to the 'Quest for the Holy Grail', players in Elite: Dangerous have long been searching for the rumored existence of an alien race known as the Thargoids, a hostile alien race present in the 1984 original title. Now, it appears as though an Xbox One player had the pleasure of having the first encounter…
ANNOUNCEMENT 07 Jan 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

The Wintery Road Ahead For Battlefield 1

With December and the release of Giant’s Shadow come and gone, DICE, and much of the gaming community is looking ahead to the next update for Battlefield 1, aiming to be a full-fledged expansion. Titled “They Shall Not Pass,” the previously released concept art showcases some tight corners and claustrophobic trench warfare typical of the French battlefields.…