Archive for October 2013
Eu-roping-me-in: Europa Universalis IV announcement coming “next week”
Remember a couple of weeks ago when Johan Andersson told IncGamers that “several” large expansions were being planned for Europa Universalis IV?
Victory employee says PR line on Command & Conquer shutdown was “total bs”
Update: Community Manager Eric Krause has now also posted his thoughts on the cancellation and it doesn’t sound good for the franchise.
Deadly Premonition director says sorry for rubbish PC port
Deadly Premonition director Hidetaka “Swery65″ Suehir has popped up on twitter to offer something of an apology for the rather crap nature of the ‘Director’s Cut’ PC port.
Perk up: Call of Duty: Ghosts explains the new perks system
I expect the perk system in Call of Duty: Ghosts is pretty straightforward in practice, but when written down it sounds more confusing than a tax return.
Hellraid release pushed back to 2014
I rather like the look of Hellraid, it reminds me of Hexen and Hexen 2 which are absolute classics that were brilliant in co-op mode.
FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn attracts more than 1.5m registrations
Square has released some numbers for FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn which state that more than 1.5 million players have now registered for the rebooted MMO.
AMD Catalyst 13.11 Beta Driver v7 for additional Battlefield 4 CrossFire scaling
With the launch of Battlefield 4 the new AMD Catalyst 13.11 Beta Driver v7 has been released.
Telltale’s Walking Dead Season Two: What else we’d like to see
Telltale have just revealed that The Walking Dead season two will cast us as Clementine, and focus on her efforts to survive in the dangerous wilderness.
It’s Clemin’ time: Telltale reveals Walking Dead Season Two details
As some had speculated, Season Two of Telltale’s The Walking Dead will cast you as Clementine as she attempts to survive in the wilderness.
Origin code apparently gives you Battlefield 3 for free
An Origin code purporting to give you Battlefield 3 for free has appeared on Reddit.
Red alert: EA cancels Command & Conquer, Victory Studios shut down
It’s a sad and sudden end to the latest in the increasingly troubled Command & Conquer series, as the developer Victory Studios today confirms that production on the game has ceased.
Rise of the Triad patch 1.2 adds level editor, quicksaves, mods
Interceptor’s Rise of the Triad reboot was a generally enjoyable little blaster marred only by some massive frustrations, one of which was an irritating checkpoint system.
Wallet horror: Steam Halloween sale discounts 149 games
What’s the most terrifying thing about any holiday? Not just Halloween, but any holiday?
Deadly port: Deadly Premonition on PC is stuck at 720p, has no graphics options
Oh dear. We are of course delighted to get Deadly Premonition on the PC in ‘Director’s Cut’ form, but the word emerging from people who’ve bought the game is that the PC port is … rather lacking.
Battlefield 4 multiplayer launch trailer actually appears on time
Unlike the bizarrely early SimCity: Cities of Tomorrow launch trailer, this multiplayer launch trailer for Battlefield 4 is appropriately timed.
SimCity: Cities of Tomorrow launch trailer launches ahead of launch
The futuristic SimCity: Cities of Tomorrow is out on 15 November, so obviously, we need a launch trailer.
Red Baron update offers info on realism, flight model, more
Mad Otter’s Kickstarted reboot of Red Baron is flying along steadily, having just hit $30k of their $250k target with 23 days to go, and they’ve taken this opportunity to enlighten us as to some specifics on the flight model, the realism, and the controls.