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