Archive for November 2013
Clandestine offers post-Cold War asymmetrical co-op stealth
Logic Artists have announced Clandestine, a fantastic-looking asymmetrical co-op stealth game set in 1996.
The Mandate reaches Kickstarter goal – Releases Q1 2015
Perihelion Interactive has successfully reached the Kickstarter goal of $500K for their space based sandbox sci-fi RPG The Mandate.
Call of Duty Ghosts dog fur is re-enabled as patch lands
This is one of the most important patches ever for PC Call of Duty Ghosts players!
World of Warcraft and StarCraft 2 now discounted as sales get underway
Expect a flurry of posts in the next 48 hours as Thanksgiving and Black Friday sales start surface.
Star Citizen reaches $32 [Update $33] million – Backers go funding crazy
I didn’t think I would be writing another Star Citizen update for at least 48 hours but how wrong I was.
Ice Pick Lodge might be resurrecting Pathologic via Kickstarter
Here’s an interesting one: judging by their VK page (think “Russian Facebook”), Ice Pick Lodge might be looking to resurrect Pathologic via Kickstarter.
Fallout 4 teaser site updates Morse code for 26 November
More changes at thesurvivor2299.com today, with the introduction of yet another Morse code.
Batman: Arkham Origins PC patch means it might work slightly better now
If you noticed a big fat (3.1GB) patch downloading for Batman: Arkham Origins last night, you may be wondering what the update actually includes.
Double Fine reacquires Stacking and Costume Quest rights
Double Fine and Nordic Games have announced that the former has reacquired the publishing and distribution rights to both Costume Quest and Stacking, and that the pair have partnered up for retail releases of both games – and Psychonauts – in 2014.
Guild Wars 2 Fractured update goes live
It’s another round of Guild Wars 2 content as the Fractured update goes live on servers today.
SMITE gets release date and $100,000 tournament
Hi-Rez Studios have finally announced a release date for their MOBA SMITE which has been in beta testing for some time.
Star Citizen hits $31 million and unlocks a mining platform
It’s the second Star Citizen update in 24 hours and the game has raised another million.
Fallout 4 teaser site gets Morse code update for 25 November
Even during a nuclear winter there’s no rest for the Morse code operator at thesurvivor2299.com.
Steam expands user recommendations into public review system
This isn’t exactly a major change to Steam on Valve’s part, but the user recommendation system (which used to only display your views on a given game to those on your friends list) is now being expanded into a public review set-up.
Trove Supporter Packs go on sale guaranteeing alpha and beta access
TRION are inviting potential players of their blocky looking open-ended online world of adventure called Trove to get in early and back the game.
EVE Fanfest 2014 tickets on sale now
CCP are inviting all EVE fans to snap up tickets for the EVE Fanfest 2014.
Typing of the Dead: Overkill offers some rather unorthodox DLC
The release of The Typing of the Dead: Overkill made me happy.
Bundle Stars offers sci-fi gaming on a budget
Bundle Stars’ colony ship has finally colonised the planet of Sci-Fi Games, and it’s sending trade ships back.
Brian Blessed TALKS ABOUT PUTTY SQUAD IN HIS NORMAL VOICE
There are four things that can make a Monday more bearable, and one of them is Brian Blessed.
Star Citizen reaches $30 million in funding
It’s taken just three days for Star Citizen to raise another $1m, it’s so fast I had to double-take the update.
Final whistle blows for EA’s FIFA Manager franchise
For years now SI’s Football Manager series has dominated the market and it’s not gone unnoticed by EA.
David Bradley narrates haunting trailer for The Mandate
All signs are that sci-fi RPG The Mandate‘s Kickstarter will hit its goal of $500,000.
APB Reloaded gets Version 14 update and new Steam Packs
Version 14 of the free to play APB Reloaded has arrived and comes with a stack of free game updates as well as new Steam packs.
Path of Exile v1.0.2 brings pilgrim hats, new items and skill
Path of Exile v1.0.2 will arrive this Wednesday (27 November) and it’s packed fill of ARPG goodness.