Archive for 18 March 2014
The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing 2 Preview
For me, this foray into the closed beta build of The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing 2 was a tale of two characters.
Unity 5 engine announced at GDC, adds 64 bit support
The Unity engine is used for such a wide number of games (Thomas Was Alone, Shadowrun Returns and Rust among them,) that the announcement by Unity Technologies of Unity 5 seems like a pretty big deal.
Cloudbuilt launch trailer shows plenty of parkour paths
Coilworks’ platforms-and-parkour title Cloudbuilt is boosting towards release, which means it’s time for a good ol’ launch trailer.
SimCity update finally brings an offline single player mode
Slightly over one year after the now infamous release of SimCity, Maxis has delivered an offline single player mode.
Game Expo Scotland website launches – Event details and ticket prices revealed
As a Scotsman it’s fantastic to see the Game Expo Scotland event takinf shape before it gets underway between 4-5 October in Edinburgh at the International Conference Centre.
AMD Catalyst 14.3 beta drivers released for Thief Mantle update
Who loves installing new GPU drivers? Everybody, obviously. It’s so much fun.
Guild Wars 2 Battle for Lion’s Arch concludes and Aftermath begins
For the last couple of weeks Guild Wars 2 players have been battling Scarlet Briar and now the battle is over.
Deus Ex: The Fall splats onto PC today
Deus Ex: Human Revolution’s mobile spin-off, Deus Ex: The Fall, has been released for PC.
PC Titanfall cheaters now being kicked by Respawn. Perm ban applies.
I’ve been playing Titanfall quite a bit over the weekend and I was pretty sure there was some funny business going on.
GOG regional pricing plans are shelved. One price to rule them all
PC gamers have spoken and the team at GOG has listened as regional pricing plans for the DRM free service have now been shelved.
Thief to get Mantle and TrueAudio support tomorrow
It’s difficult to locate the primary source this story, but both PC Gamer and PC World are reporting that Thief will get the much-touted (at least prior to the game’s release) AMD Mantle support in an update planned for 18 March.