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Star Lords is the latest attempt to claim the 4x crown

Another year, another 4x space game to look at and wonder “will this be anywhere near as good as Master of Orion II?” Expectations have been dashed so many times before that it’s tempting to slip into cynicism; though that would be unfair, since Star Lords hasn’t exactly shown its hand yet.

By Peter Parrish | 19 Nov 2013 | Comments Off

The x stands for fantasy: Amplitude announces 4x title Endless Legend

Amplitude Studios, know for their Endless Space title and lovely interfaces, has announced a fantasy-based 4x follow-up by the name of Endless Legend.

By Peter Parrish | 21 Aug 2013 | Comments Off

Iceberg Interactive signs another 4x space title: Star Lords

In their ongoing quest to sign up every 4x space strategy title in development, Iceberg Interactive has snapped up Star Lords.

By Peter Parrish | 12 Aug 2013 | Comments Off

Save the 4x space owls: StarDrive to launch on 26 April

Iceberg Interactive and Zero Sum Games have settled on a release date of 26 April for 4x title StarDrive, which will launch on Steam with a 10% discount.

By Peter Parrish | 18 Apr 2013 | Comments Off

TOME: Immortal Arena plans 21 November Steam launch

KIXEYE’s MOBA title TOME: Immortal Arena (what a lot of capital letters) has been knocking around in a browser-based closed beta fashion for a while now, but it’s now set to launch on Steam from 21 November.

By Peter Parrish | 31 Oct 2014 | 0

Dreamfall Chapters gets story recap, performance boost

Red Thread Games have updated Dreamfall Chapters with two of the most requested things.

By Tim McDonald | 31 Oct 2014 | 0

Elite: Dangerous and Star Citizen Oculus Rift DK2 impressions

In my last article on the Oculus Rift Dev Kit 2 (DK2) I took a look at the new hardware and debated whether virtual reality (VR) was the next big thing for PC gamers.

By Paul Younger | 30 Oct 2014 | 5

Dynasty Warriors 8: Empires heading to PC in January

 
Apparently enough people bought Dynasty Warriors 8: Xtreme Legends Complete Edition on PC, because now we’re getting Dynasty Warriors 8: Empires too.

By Peter Parrish | 30 Oct 2014 | 0

PES 2015’s modes trailer shows you myClub, tactics, balls

This new PES 2015 trailer walks and talks through the new ‘myClub’ mode in the game, which is billed as an overhaul of Master League Online.

By Peter Parrish | 30 Oct 2014 | 0

The Evil Within gets a free PC demo, available now

Bethesda is letting everybody have a go at (some of) The Evil Within this Halloween, announcing that a PC demo will be available from today.

By Peter Parrish | 30 Oct 2014 | 0

Total War: Rome 2 goes spookius maximus in free Halloween update

You may have noticed Total War: Rome 2 downloading an update today; it’s a freebie Halloween patch which adds the optional ‘Nightmare Mode’ to the game.

By Peter Parrish | 30 Oct 2014 | 0

Far Cry 4 trailer outlines the factions and modes of PvP

Ubisoft has taken a brief break from releasing 53,000 Assassin’s Creed: Unity trailers, and put out a new one for Far Cry 4 instead.

By Peter Parrish | 30 Oct 2014 | 0

Assassin’s Creed Unity’s latest trailer spoils a LOT OF STUFF

Trailer number 17,349 for Assassin’s Creed Unity shows off some surprises that I really wish I’d discovered for myself in the game.

By Tim McDonald | 30 Oct 2014 | 0

Alone in the Dark and Haunted House now pre-orderable

New screens and a trailer celebrate the news that both Alone in the Dark: Illumination and Haunted House: Cryptic Graves are now available for pre-order.

By Tim McDonald | 30 Oct 2014 | 0

Prison Architect alpha 26 is a bug bash

Prison Architect‘s alpha 26 has been released, and it’s all about bugs.

By Tim McDonald | 30 Oct 2014 | 0

Assassin’s Creed Unity gets a “celebrity” co-op video

Trailer number 17,348 for Assassin’s Creed Unity is a co-op video featuring a rather mixed set of celebrity impressions.

By Tim McDonald | 30 Oct 2014 | 0

SMITE’s newest god is a bit Nox-ious

A new video has revealed Nox, Goddess of the Night, the latest playable deity to join the SMITE ranks.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Oct 2014 | 1

Elite: Dangerous’ Beta 3 trailer shows fuel scooping, interdictions

In case you didn’t already know, Beta 3 for Elite: Dangerous launched yesterday; here’s an accompanying trailer with some prettiness.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Oct 2014 | 0

Company of Heroes 2 gets mod tools and observer mode

Company of Heroes 2 will be getting mod tools and an observer mode later today.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Oct 2014 | 1

The Evil Within adds 60 FPS support, loses letterboxes

A sizeable new patch for The Evil Within aims to fix a lot of the issues PC players have with the game – like adding native 60 FPS support, and giving the option to remove letterboxing.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Oct 2014 | 2

Assassin’s Creed Unity trailer is evangelising Nvidia

Trailer number 17,347 for Assassin’s Creed Unity is a rather pretty three-minute affair showing Nvidia-specific optimisations.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Oct 2014 | 0

Lords of the Fallen PC patch 1.1 adds PhysX and Vsync menu toggles

CI Games has pumped out another patch for Lords of the Fallen, giving players the ability to switch off Nvidia’s PhysX-based ‘Turbulence’ and v-sync via the advanced graphics options.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Oct 2014 | 2

Dirty Bomb heritage explained by Splash Damage

FPS gamers who want to know more about the next game from Splash Damage should watch this.

By Paul Younger | 29 Oct 2014 | 1

How to run 4K resolution with Nvidia DSR Technology

Want to squeeze more out of your Nvidia card and get close to 4K on a standard monitor?

By Paul Younger | 29 Oct 2014 | 0

Endless Legend goes Halloween with mod tools and quest

Endless Legend has been updated with Shades of Alteration, offering a new Halloween-y quest – “A Tale from the Dark Season” – and the game’s first set of mod tools.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Oct 2014 | 3

Alien: Isolation Review

Warning: this review contains spoilers for a movie that was released 35 years ago.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Oct 2014 | 1

We largely approve of the latest Humble Bundle

It’s a day ending in “y”, which means it’s time for a new Humble Bundle – and we’re pretty big fans of what’s in this one.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Oct 2014 | 2

Lords of the Fallen PC, how to disable PhysX and uncap framerate

Getting better performance and uncapped frame-rates out of Lords of the Fallen on PC could be as simple as a trip the game’s pair of settings.ini files.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Oct 2014 | 5

Lords of the Fallen Boss Guide: Hints & Tips For Defeating The Lords

Hello there. Are the Lords of the Fallen lording it over you?

By Peter Parrish | 28 Oct 2014 | 1

Battlefield Hardline given March release date

EA and Visceral have announced that Battlefield Hardline will be released on 17 March next year.

By Peter Parrish | 28 Oct 2014 | 0