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ANNOUNCEMENT 29 Apr 2016­ by Stephen Haselden

The Deathwing

Last year Streum On Studio released the teaser trailer for their upcoming game Deathwing, it quickly became one of my most played YouTube videos, indeed I’m still watching it a year later… ...yep still not dull. It’s a sad fact that many games fall far short of their trailers. However Streum On Studio have just…
ANNOUNCEMENT 29 Apr 2016­ by Bis18marck70

Total War: Warhammer – Chaos Pack Propaganda

The Creative Assembly and SEGA have announced that their controversial pre-order 'reward' Chaos Warrior pack will now also apply to those that buy the games within the first week of release. On the surface, this is a pretty neat step for those that do not pre-order out of principle, effectively they can still receive the…
REVIEWS 28 Apr 2016­ by Sawyer Scherbenske

Dark Souls III

Dark Souls showed gamers castles in ruins, poisonous swamps, a world that’s on the brink, but more than all that they introduced us to an all too familiar screen. What I’m here to tell you is that through all the times you’ll die, all the walls you’ll hit, and all the skeletons that’ll run you…
ANNOUNCEMENT 28 Apr 2016­ by Simon Sirmenis

Wiping the Killing Floor With Double XP

Killing Floor 2 is having a double XP event this weekend. Starting today until Monday you can earn twice as much XP on all the perks as well as have additional item drops which should be very useful in the new PvP mode. Additionally, Tripwire’s lead level designer Matthew 'Fever' Lefevere posted a new map…
ANNOUNCEMENT 28 Apr 2016­ by Simon Sirmenis

DOOMed for an Hour

Bethesda did a stream of the single player portion of DOOM. They showed off mostly early Mars as well as Hell levels and explained a lot of mechanics as well as design decision behind the game. If you have an interest in DOOM do spare an hour for the lengthy video as it is informative…
ANNOUNCEMENT 28 Apr 2016­ by Sawyer Scherbenske

Offworld Trading Company Out Now

Space is cool, and making money is always great, so it’s only natural that making money in space looks like both competitive and fun to do, doubly so if you get to screw over your friends with hired pirates or hackers while doing it. Offworld Trading Company, an RTS strategy and resource management game from…
ANNOUNCEMENT 28 Apr 2016­ by Lee Braden

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided – 101

After the now infamous situation with the “Augment your Pre-order” attempt, Edios has given us a new trailer for Deus Ex: Mankind Divided, which explains some more of Jensen's augments and the basic storyline pointer. In a quick summary, near the end of Human Revolution, Hugh Darrow activated a killswitch in a large amount of…
NEWS 28 Apr 2016­ by L Coulsen

Kicking InSomnia Into High Gear

We've spoken about this a few times, though not so much recently. To the extent, actually, that I almost thought InSomnia had been cancelled. Which would have pissed off all the Kickstarter backers no doubt. Then again, some of them are likely to be pissed off anyway, because it's gone back to Kickstarter. After raising…
ANNOUNCEMENT 27 Apr 2016­ by Stephen Haselden

Special Tactics Released

Special Tactics the tactical top down squad shooter (try saying that five times with a mouth full of 9mm) from Beat Mode Games, is getting its full release. After barely a month in Early Access, the developers are happy enough with the game to say “it’s done”. So if you’re itching for the chance to…
ANNOUNCEMENT 27 Apr 2016­ by Lee Braden

Seven: The Days Long Gone

What happens when you mix Parkour, Pugilism, Swords, Stealth, and set it in an isometric playground designed by some of the guys behind The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt? Well, you get Seven: The Days Long Gone of course. Set in the distant post-apocalyptic future where humanity has gotten back on its feet, you play Teriel,…
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…