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ANNOUNCEMENT 20 Jun 2017

.hack//G.U. Trilogy Heading to Steam

Another classic JRPG franchise rises from the ashes of early console exclusivity with the exciting announcement from Bandai Namco and CyberConnect2's return of the .hack//G.U. series with Last Recode. This fantastic RPG trilogy, which found a home on the PlayStation 2 way back in 2006, is being dusted off and ported over to our beloved PC platform. Not…
ANNOUNCEMENT 20 Jun 2017

FFXIV: Stormblood Now Available

The long awaited and highly anticipated expansion to Square Enix's massively popular MMORPG, Final Fantasy XIV, has gone live today! Aiming to further rob you of your precious time, players can enjoy a whole new world and new ways to play with the 'Stormblood' expansion. Take on the adventure of a life time with your…
REVIEWS 19 Jun 2017­ by L Coulsen

The Long Journey Home

Hard sci-fi and speculative fiction are both things that are oddly underrepresented in the gaming world. There is certainly no shortage of sci-fi adventures out there, that at least make an effort to be a spot of light, speculative fiction, along the way. But the vast majority often sacrifice full scientific accuracy in favour of…
NEWS 17 Jun 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

Thanks, but No Thanks: Two Worlds II Microtransactions

The latest patch for Two Worlds II brings the first major update in six years, adding... microtransactions! As if that weren't enough, the patch also removed console commands that could be seen as cheating (godmode, instant kill, etc.), though the developer is reportedly adding console commands back in, how nice of them. These microtransactions range from…
NEWS 16 Jun 2017­ by Nail Garejev

Intel Kaby Lake X & Skylake X – More Cores for Desktop…

Intel has announced their latest line-up of high performance desktop CPUs, ranging from 4 to 18 cores, and all of them use Intel’s X299 platform and LGA2066 socket, but there is a lot of variety in their specifications. At the lower end of the core scale, there are Kaby Lake X based quad-core i5-7640X and…
ANNOUNCEMENT 16 Jun 2017

Planet Ancyra Chronicles Is Coming to Steam

From indie dev studio PulseTense Games and Kiss Ltd digital distribution, comes the exciting news of their continual story sci-fi series latest game launching on Steam this month. Borrowing characters from their previous games (Solarix and De-Void) comes a unique evolving fictional universe where the players must discover the happenings surrounding the mysterious events of an…
NEWS 16 Jun 2017­ by Stephen Haselden

Europa IV and Hearts of Iron IV DLC Details

Paradox’s hit WWII grand strategy, Hearts of Iron 4 (currently 50% off), has received a new DLC the other day titled 'Death or Dishonor'. This DLC adds new gameplay options for your arsenal control, allowing you to update older units, and new diplomacy options, allowing you to lease access to other countries technology, or even to sell your…
NEWS 16 Jun 2017­ by Stephen Haselden

Paradox: WTF is Going On?

Controversy is brewing with one of gaming's most beloved developers, because "Good Guys" Paradox Interactive may finally be embracing their darker natures. The company renowned for not only creating great games, and great customer service, but also for having great community practices and interaction too, have all of a sudden changed tactics. It’s not clear…
ANNOUNCEMENT 16 Jun 2017

The Dark Lord Returns in Dungeons 3

Kalypso Media and Realmforge Studios' upcoming sequel to their much adored cult sim-management Dungeons series, have delivered a brand new gameplay trailer showing off the biggest entry to the franchise to date. Unleash your dark side in this unique dungeon sim with hoards of creatures readily available to wreak havoc at your command sometime in the Fall of…
ANNOUNCEMENT 16 Jun 2017

Extinction Gameplay Trailer Reveal

Iron Galaxy Studio and Maximum Games' upcoming skill based action-adventure game, Extinction, has shown us a first look at what to expect when the game releases Q1 2018. As one of the final remaining Sentinel warriors, you are tasked with saving humanity from a massive otherworldly army of invaders known as the 'Revenii'. We see…
NEWS 15 Jun 2017­ by K-putt

OpenIV Ultimate Modding Tool Is No More

On June 5th, the creators of OpenIV, the hugely popular tool to mod Grand Theft Auto IV, Grand Theft Auto V and Max Payne 3, received a Cease-and-Desist letter from Take Two Interactive, insisting that the OpenIV Team take down the tool from all websites that they’ve uploaded it to. GooD-NTS, the lead developer of…
ANNOUNCEMENT 15 Jun 2017

Embrace the Madness in Cthulhu E3 Trailer

Cyanide Studio's upcoming Lovecraftian horror RPG exploration title, Call of Cthulhu: The Offical Video Game, has unveiled a nightmare inducing mind-fuck of a trailer at E3 today. Giving players a glimpse into the perception altering world inhabitant by a mysterious cloaked cult as our protagonist chases shadows around a dark and twisted mansion. The atmosphere alone will…
ANNOUNCEMENT 15 Jun 2017

Crossout Update 0.6.0 Now Live!

Crossout, the Free-to-Play vehicle crafting, post-apocalyptic, action MMO that launched just over two weeks ago, has received a new update as of today. Targem Games' and Gaijin Entertainment are pleased to announce that Update 0.6.0 is now available to all players, and with it comes a massive list of additional weapons, driver progression, factions, customizable…
NEWS 15 Jun 2017­ by David Pink

Pro Cycling 2017 Races to the Finish Line

At the beginning of June, I've made mention about Focus Home Interactive and Cyanide Studio's hyper-realistic, Le Tour de France cycling/management simulator's imminent release, welp, that day has finally arrived! For all you bicycling enthusiasts out there, head on over to your storefront of choice, because these bad boys are now available for PlayStation 4,…