Archive for October 2013


Obsidian’s Project Eternity appears to now be Pillars of Eternity

The latest Project Eternity update celebrates one year since the RPG was launched by Obsidian on Kickstarter.

By Peter Parrish | 30 Oct 2013 | 3

IncGamers Plays: The canned Command & Conquer

The new Command & Conquer has been canned, the alpha test didn’t exactly go as well as EA would have wanted it according to the PR official line.

By Paul Younger | 30 Oct 2013 | Comments Off

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?

By Peter Parrish | 30 Oct 2013 | 1

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.

By Peter Parrish | 30 Oct 2013 | 2

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.

By Peter Parrish | 30 Oct 2013 | 1

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.

By Peter Parrish | 30 Oct 2013 | Comments Off

Steam passes 65 million accounts

Steam is an essential tool for any PC gamer, it’s a store, a community hub and message system all rolled in to one.

By Paul Younger | 30 Oct 2013 | 3

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.

By Paul Younger | 30 Oct 2013 | Comments Off

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.

By Paul Younger | 30 Oct 2013 | Comments Off

IncGamers Podcast #138

For reasons best known to the podcast team, this week’s edition has several horrendous deviations into references to Jimmy Savile, child soldiers and the Nazis.

By Peter Parrish | 30 Oct 2013 | 5

100 more games get the Steam Greenlight treatment

It’s a whopping amount of games that have just been given the Steam Greenlight treatment, so many in fact surely they can’t all be good?

By Paul Younger | 30 Oct 2013 | 2

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.

By Paul Younger | 29 Oct 2013 | Comments Off

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.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Oct 2013 | 2

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.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Oct 2013 | 3

Origin code apparently gives you Battlefield 3 for free

Edit: This is an older story, if you’re looking for news of Origin’s “On the House” giveaway of Battlefield 3 – head here.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Oct 2013 | 15

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.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Oct 2013 | 2

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.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Oct 2013 | Comments Off

Wallet horror: Steam Halloween sale discounts 149 games

What’s the most terrifying thing about any holiday? Not just Halloween, but any holiday?

By Tim McDonald | 29 Oct 2013 | 1