Archive for 8 March 2013


Amazon puts digital copies of SimCity back on sale

After pulling the digital version of the game from sale yesterday, Amazon has now made SimCity available again.

By Peter Parrish | 8 Mar 2013 | Comments Off

Steamy: Age of Empires II getting an HD digital re-release next month

The second installment in the classic Age of Empires series will be re-issued as an HD special edition on Steam next month.

By Peter Parrish | 8 Mar 2013 | 1

20 minutes of Shadowrun Returns gameplay footage

As we get deeper into 2013, many of the successful Kickstarters of early 2012 will be giving us demonstrations of how their game is shaping up.

By Peter Parrish | 8 Mar 2013 | Comments Off

Garriott Kickstarts new RPG Shroud of the Avatar: Forsaken Virtues

Richard Garriott AKA Lord British is back with a new game called¬†Shroud of the Avatar: Forsaken Virtues and it’s been launched on Kickstarter today.

By Paul Younger | 8 Mar 2013 | Comments Off

Tomb Raider Review

There was a type of player that would occasionally fire up the old Tomb Raider games specifically to kill Lara Croft.

By Tim McDonald | 8 Mar 2013 | 7

1,341 Natural Selection 2 “reseller” Steam keys deactivated

Natural Selection 2 developer Unknown Worlds have had to request that Valve disable 1,341 Natural Selection 2 keys after it was discovered they were purchased through key resellers.

By Paul Younger | 8 Mar 2013 | Comments Off

StarDrive beta launches on Steam today

The 4X strategy game StarDrive will launch on Steam today in beta form as part of their “pre-order and play now” plans.

By Paul Younger | 8 Mar 2013 | Comments Off

Sniper Ghost Warrior 2 launch trailer

City Interactive’s Sniper Ghost Warrior 2 launches next week so to prepare you for the stealthy shooter action here’s the launch trailer.

By Paul Younger | 8 Mar 2013 | Comments Off

UK Sim City launch goes smoothly

We were waiting for the hamsters to die on the Sim City servers here in Europe when it went live at midnight but thankfully it all went well.

By Paul Younger | 8 Mar 2013 | Comments Off