Archive for November 2013
Steam Autumn Sale Day 4: The IncGamers Picks
It’s a bit of a sequels day on the Steam sale, with The Witcher 2 Enhanced Edition ($5.00,) Borderlands 2 ($7.50) and Batman: Arkham City Game of the Year Edition ($7.50) all up for grabs.
Survarium closed beta soon – New shots and dev diary video surface
Vostok Games have pumped out some more media this evening which includes four new shots from a new area in the online survival free to play MMO shooter title Survarium which is currently in closed alpha testing.
The Mandate gameplay trailer boards a pirate ship
Perihelion Interactive has released a new trailer for their upcoming co-op sci-fi sandbox RPG The Mandate.
State of Decay Breakdown DLC on PC will release today
Following last night’s news that the State of Decay Breakdown DLC might be delayed by Undead Labs due to a nasty bug, an update from Undead Labs’ Sanya Weathers says that it is now on track for release today.
Prison Architect Alpha 15 adds mod support
Introversion Software have released the latest alpha for upcoming imprison-‘em-up Prison Architect, and this one adds mod support.
Non-revelation: “PC far superior to next-gen consoles” says Nvidia
With the PS4 launching last night Nvidia want to be heard.
GOG’s Black Friday deal offers 65 games at 70% off
I’ll grant you that GOG putting games on sale for the weekend is not a big surprise, even when it’s Black Friday, but it’s still probably worth me writing about it when they’re offering 65 games at 75% off.
X Rebirth patch 1.18 could be available “before the weekend,” say Egosoft
The latest word emerging about X Rebirth’s patching schedule is that Patch 1.18 could be available “before the weekend.” That’s according to an update from developer Bernd Lehahn posted on Egosoft’s official forums earlier today.
State of Decay: Breakdown crash bug may delay the PC release
Update: It will release on time!
The IncGamers review of State of Decay: Breakdown, the sandbox DLC due for release tomorrow (29 November,) is currently on hold due to a pesky crashing bug.
Ireland’s TV3 says the PC equivalent of an Xbox One would cost 3K
In a brilliant piece of TV bollocks, a segment on TV3’s Ireland AM has come up with some outstanding lies to misinform the public.
Origin Black Friday sale begins, for all your Battlefield 4 and Sims 3 needs
For those who held off on buying a PC copy of Battlefield 4, you’ve doubly rewarded.
Ashes Cricket 2013 sent back to the pavilion for good, full refunds for everyone
Publisher 505 Games has taken the extraordinary move of cancelling Ashes Cricket 2013 post-release, and offering full refunds for everybody who purchased the game.
Steam Autumn Sale Day 2: The IncGamers Picks
Dark Souls: Prepare to Die Edition costs just $6.00 today, hurrah!
Holy cow: Professional Farmer 2014 out now
For some reason, this week is a bit sparse on big releases.
Rocksmith 2014 video introduces Guns ‘n’ Roses guitarist to game
It’s Thanksgiving/Black Friday week, which basically means that I’m expecting three types of news; anything else is a bonus.
Grand Theft Auto 4 in VR comes with face punching – Cyberith demonstrates
Grand Theft Auto 4 in VR has been demonstrated in a new video by the developers of the Cyberith Virtualizer treadmill.
New Elite Dangerous video diary explains cockpit and HUD design
A new video developer diary for Elite Dangerous has been released in which Frontier’s Art Director Chris Gregory explains how they’ve used a team of artists and animators to design elements of the HUD and cockpit.
Battlefield 4 “one-hit kill bug” fix in upcoming PC patch
The patching continues for Battlefield 4 and DICE posted an update in their forums outlining the planned fixes which they hope to get live during the week of 2 December.
World of Warcraft movie release delayed to 2016
World of Warcraft fans are going to have to keep waiting for the movie version of the game which is being directed by Duncan Jones.
Greg “Ghostcrawler” Street departs Blizzard and World of Warcraft
If you’re a World of Warcraft player the name Ghostcrawler should be very familiar.
Fallout 4 teaser site gets new Morse code clue for 27 November
Update 28/11/2013: EU trademark filing was a fake
Yes, this is still very much happening.
X Rebirth modder releases work in progress trade fix
If you’ve been unlucky enough to pre-order X Rebirth or have read my review, then you’ll know that one of the many game-breaking issues at large in the title is the problem of trade.
Football Manager 2014 patch 14.1.4 brings match engine changes
Sports Interactive has released a patch for Football Manager 2014, bringing the game to version 14.1.4 and the in-game match engine to v1433 (yes, they have separate version numbers, Football Manager loves numbers okay?) It’s compatible with all saved games except, oddly, if you’re using the Swedish Reserve League.