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ANNOUNCEMENT 15 Dec 2017

Surviving Mars Domes Trailer

The latest Surviving Mars trailer keeps that humour we've come to love from them, and also shows some of what you can expect from your populated colonies on the red planet. That's not all though; we've got the last developer diary of the year that focuses on the population and the places they live –…
REVIEWS 14 Dec 2017­ by L Coulsen

ELEX

Piranha Bytes have been doing the rounds for a while now, never quite hitting the big time, but building up a solid following with their rather unbalanced approach to open-world RPG goodness. I absolutely guarantee, if the studio name doesn’t ring any bells, Gothic and/or Risen certainly will. Yeah, it’s those guys, and yep, ELEX…
ANNOUNCEMENT 14 Dec 2017

New Extinction Skills Trailer

Giant troll murdering/civilian rescuing game Extinction has a new trailer today. In it we can see some of the skills and developers talk about the design of the Ravenii and how Avil can exploit their own gear with his grappling hook to scale the giant beasts and give them a good stabbing. It's not all…
ANNOUNCEMENT 14 Dec 2017

Minecraft Story Mode Season 2 Finale Release Date and Traile…

Minecraft Story Mode Season 2 is coming to a close with the fifth and final episode this month. Episode 5, Above and Beyond, will be launching on 19 December 2017 on all platforms. The Admin has taken control of hero Jesse's town and it's up to Jesse to do something about it, as heroes are…
ANNOUNCEMENT 14 Dec 2017

Warhammer Vermintide Death On The Reik DLC

Well here's a pleasant surprise, we'd assumed with the announcement of Vermintide 2 that development on content for the original game would have come to a stop. That assumption was rather wrong; Fatshark have just released Death On The Reik which introduces two new levels, Reikwald Forest and The River Reik, a new Ceremonial Dagger…
ANNOUNCEMENT 14 Dec 2017

Hollowpoint Developer Change and Reveal Trailer

Originally intended to be handled by Paradox Interactive, Hollowpoint has now changed hands with Huddersfield, UK based Red Kite Games taking over development duties. You might not have heard of them but they've worked on some fairly popular titles like Dirt 4, Unbox, and Super CloudBuilt amongst others. There's no release date set for Hollowpoint…
ANNOUNCEMENT 14 Dec 2017

Star Wars Battlefront 2 The Last Jedi Drops Today

Coinciding with the new Star Wars movie, The Last Jedi is a new season of free content for Battlefront 2. Players can expect free unlocks of two new heroes; Finn and Captain Phasma. Also included are two new maps – Galactic Assault mode gets Crait, and Starfighter Assault mode gets the skies above the resistance…
NEWS 13 Dec 2017­ by Jay Shaw

Trailmakers Coming To Early Access Next Year and Open Beta D…

Building vehicles from blocks and then doing things with them is a genre that's gaining some steam (pun intended) lately and the competition is pretty fierce. Trailmakers developer Flashbulb have a solid pedigree, with veterans from Press Play, Rare, and IO Interactive at the studio. The Early Access release will feature two single-player modes; creative…
ANNOUNCEMENT 13 Dec 2017

Ni No Kuni 2 Has A New Release Date and A New Trailer

This isn't the first release date revision for eagerly anticipated sequel Ni no Kuni 2, but hopefully it'll be the last. The game's been held back a little for some extra polish, which is something we can happily get behind – sure waiting sucks but so does having a buggy release. You can now look…
ANNOUNCEMENT 12 Dec 2017

Civilization 6 Rise and Fall Queen Wilhelmina Trailer

One of the new civs making their way to Civilization 6 with expansion Rise and Fall is going to be the Netherlands with iconic ruler Queen Wilhelmina. Queen Victoria thought she was pretty, polite, and intelligent, Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany could attest to her wry wit. Queen Wilhelmina herself is famous for maintaining Dutch…
ANNOUNCEMENT 12 Dec 2017

Dodgeball Early Access Cancelled New Release Window Set

Dodgeball Rising, by Asakusa Studios was supposed to launch this week on Steam Early Access but we've got news today that the release has been cancelled, sorry sports fans. There is an up-side to the story though; developer and publisher are investing more resources in the game to create a better experience – that means…
ANNOUNCEMENT 12 Dec 2017

Fear Effect Sedna Gets PC Requirements

In the latest Kickstarter update, Sushee have shown what you will need under the hood to run long awaited sequel Fear Effect Sedna on a PC. Not that much, which isn't really all that surprising, but it's still good to know. Have a shuftie for yourself. MINIMUM: OS: Windows 8 Processor: Intel® CoreTM I5-4460 3.20Ghz…
ANNOUNCEMENT 12 Dec 2017

Killing Floor 2 Krampus Christmas Update

We can't help but feel like any Killing Floor 2 interpretation of Krampus is going to be far, far more brutal than the real myth. Thankfully, we don't have to wait to verify that because the Krampus Christmas update for Killing Floor 2 is already out and features a bunch of new free stuff. There's…
ANNOUNCEMENT 12 Dec 2017

Yoku’s Island Express Festive Trailer

Tis the season to say things like “happy holidays.” Often in creative ways, like with a trailer. Oh look – we've got a new trailer from Villa Gorilla and Team 17 showing off cute-looking pinball platform game Yoku's Island Express and saying the obligatory “happy holidays.” Check out the press release for more info. Yoku's…