Archive for February 2014
DayZ 0.37 will be on the stable branch on 5 March
The next DayZ update, version 0.37, will be released on the ‘Stable’ development branch through Steam during scheduled maintenance on 5 March.
GreenManGaming offers four new-ish 2K games for $30
For those who aren’t entirely up to date on 2K’s recent PC catalogue, GreenManGaming has a pretty enticing weekend offer for you.
Football Manager 2014 winter transfer 14.3.0 update released
It’s decision time about your save in Football Manager 2014, because the winter transfer 14.3.0 update has been released for the game.
New Runecrafting System revealed for The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing 2
NeocoreGames have revealed a new video that shows The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing 2 Runecrafting being used to enchant items in a more specific way compared to the prequel’s Forging system.
Namco Bandai won’t confirm a Dark Souls 2 PC release date of 25 April
An image is doing the rounds showing a Dark Souls 2 PC Collector’s Edition with a release date of 25 April.
Strike Vector patched with new free content including maps, modes and more
If you purchased Ragequit’s aerial shooter-like title Strike Vector then remember that they promised free content updates.
League of Legends Vel’Koz released
This week Riot shone the spotlight on their new Champion Vel’Koz with the release of the League of Legends 4.3 update.
Star Citizen Hangar patch brings Oculus Rift support
Cloud Imperium has updated the Star Citizen Hangar Module with a new patch.
Carmageddon: Reincarnation will damage you on 27 March
What happens when you run a car with a corkscrew dick on the front of it into the side of another car?
Prison Architect Alpha 18 offers reform programmes
I still haven’t played much Prison Architect, but I’m thoroughly enjoying the lengthy videos released every time an alpha update comes out.
Jagex unveils first two Transformers Universe-exclusive bots
RuneScape developers Jagex have released a pair of videos showing off two bots exclusive to their forthcoming browser-based multiplayer thing, Transformers Universe.
IncGamers Plays Renegade X
Many years ago the idea of a Command & Conquer shooter sounded like a great idea and it was eventually made.
Sniper Elite: Nazi Zombie Army reach over half million sales
Sniping has proved popular with fans of zombie games as Rebellion’s Sniper Elite: Nazi Zombie Army series has now shifted more that half a million copies.
State of Decay Lifeline DLC details emerge
The State of Decay Lifeline DLC was announced at the start of the month and we didn’t really have any details about what it would actually contain other than it would include a new map.
BioShock Infinite’s Burial at Sea conclusion includes a Thief-tastic 1998 mode
Remember BioShock Infinite’s 1999 mode which turned all the enemies into gigantic bullet sponges and was quite underwhelming?
DC MOBA Infinite Crisis flying to open beta in two weeks
Warner Bros. and Turbine’s DC-themed MOBA, Infinite Crisis, will be heroically striding into open beta on 14 March.
New ARPG Shadows: Heretic Kingdoms will have you swallowing souls in 2014
Bit Composer and Game Farm have revealed a new ARPG called Shadows: Heretic Kingdoms.
The Walking Dead Season 2 Episode 2 shambling out next week
Gasp! The second episode of The Walking Dead Season 2 – titled “A House Divided” – will be shambling to release next Tuesday, Telltale has revealed.
Titanfall is complete and gone gold
It’s not long now until Titanfall arrives and today Respawn announced that the game has been completed and gone gold.
Payday 2 gets a free Death Wish later today
Overkill have announced that Payday 2 will be getting another free update later today: the Death Wish update.
To gamers of a certain age and bent, Strider Hiryu is one of the great heroes of gaming past.
League of Legends patch 4.3 notes released with tune-ups
Riot has pushed out the League of Legends 4.3 patch notes which by their standards are smaller than we’re used to.
Pac-Man Museum waka-wakas on to Steam
Nobody does the waka waka quite like Pac-Man. Except perhaps Fozzie Bear from The Muppets, but he, sadly, doesn’t have a game released on Steam today.
SKARA coming to Steam Early Access and new Alpha video emerges
8-Bit studios has been continuing development on their combat title SKARA which is still in alpha testing.
Vaulters take pole in Endless Legend faction reveal series
As someone who liked a lot of what Amplitude did with Endless Space, I’m interested to see how they handle their upcoming fantasy 4x title Endless Legend.
League of Legends Vel’Koz Champion Spotlight – Tons of damage to enemies
The purple eye of League of Legends’ Vel’Koz was teased a few days ago and today he’s the main focus of attention in the latest Champion Spotlight video from RIOT.
Trials Fusion dated for April, sadly has a Season Pass
Good news! Trials Fusion, the sequel to much-beloved frustration simulator Trials Evolution, is coming out on 16 April with a price tag of £16.00 GBP.