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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

Elite: Dangerous Gamma 1.0 update now live

Elite: Dangerous has entered the pre-release Gamma 1.0 stage with a newly released update.

By Peter Parrish | 23 Nov 2014 | 0

Far Cry 4 black screen fix patch 1.4.0 delayed until next week

There’s been a delay in getting this latest patch out the door much to the dismay of victims.

By Paul Younger | 22 Nov 2014 | 6

Far Cry 4 PC Review

Far Cry is an unusual series, insofar as none of the games have borne much more than a passing resemblance to each other.

By Tim McDonald | 22 Nov 2014 | 8

Alienware Alpha PC consoles ship out – It’s a PC with Steam and a controller

It’s a small Windows PC but it’s now called a PC gaming console because it has a controller.

By Paul Younger | 22 Nov 2014 | 1

Elite: Dangerous pops out a surprise Beta 3.91 update

Ahh, it seems like only yesterday when Elite: Dangerous was being updated to Beta 3.90.

By Peter Parrish | 21 Nov 2014 | 1

Tales from the Borderlands trailer chats with Gearbox

There’s always something a bit weird about these promotional videos where the company involved with making the game interviews itself, but I suppose this is technically Telltale talking to Gearbox.

By Peter Parrish | 21 Nov 2014 | 0

Rugby 15 Review

There are new football games every single year, but rugby is a sport that’s been hit and miss when transferred to the world of videogames.

By Paul Younger | 21 Nov 2014 | 4

Valkyria Chronicles patch fixes mouse sensitivity, more

SEGA’s PC port of Valkyria Chronicles was already pretty solid, but a new patch has removed a couple of the minor issues.

By Peter Parrish | 21 Nov 2014 | 0

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes shots compare PC/PS4 visuals

Nvidia has popped up an article which includes some brand new and lovely looking PC screenshots from Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes.

By Peter Parrish | 21 Nov 2014 | 0

Dragon Ball Xenoverse details Toki Toki hub, provides many new screenshots

Bandai Namco has a few things to say about the open Toki Toki City hub area in Dragon Ball Xenoverse, and about twenty million images to share.

By Peter Parrish | 21 Nov 2014 | 1

Dragon Age: Inquisition PC Port Impressions

I have a history with Dragon Age. I still maintain that Dragon Age: Origins is a great, clever, well-designed tactical CRPG, which turned up in an era when AAA CRPG games just didn’t happen anymore.

By Tim McDonald | 21 Nov 2014 | 14

Goat Simulator MMO update unleashed on the world

The wait to experience semi-medieval life as a Goat Magician or non-Goat walking microwave is over, as the Goat Simulator MMO update is released.

By Peter Parrish | 21 Nov 2014 | 2

Elite: Dangerous Beta 3.9 update detailed, goes live “in about an hour”

Are you ready for another rather massive list of updates and changes to Elite: Dangerous?

By Peter Parrish | 20 Nov 2014 | 1

Game of Thrones trailer has Cersei put the squeeze on you

It looks like Telltale’s collaboration with HBO on this Game of Thrones title is paying off with access to the show’s voice talent.

By Peter Parrish | 20 Nov 2014 | 4

Hearts of Iron IV talks tanks in teaching trailer

Paradox have enjoyed a nice visit to the Swedish “Arsenalen” museum of military vehicles, where they’ve filmed this new Hearts of Iron IV promotional trailer.

By Peter Parrish | 20 Nov 2014 | 0

Assassin’s Creed: Unity finally patches … the Initiates sub-service

When you’re compiling your mental list of things that are preventing you from enjoying Assassin’s Creed: Unity, how high do you rank “it doesn’t sync very well with the Initiates service thing”?

By Peter Parrish | 20 Nov 2014 | 3

Far Cry 4 map editor trailer puts elephants everywhere (except multiplayer)

Ubisoft’s world cannot continue to turn unless it’s accompanied by an aggravated community, and the Far Cry 4 map editor is no exception to this rule; at present, it only supports single player maps.

By Peter Parrish | 20 Nov 2014 | 0

Total War: Rome 2 patch 16 adds new faction and Black Sea Chronicles DLC releases

The latest Total War: Rome 2 free content introduces the Massilia and there’s lots of balancing changes in the new patch.

By Paul Younger | 20 Nov 2014 | 0

Albedo: Eyes from Outer Space Impressions

Since there are so many games in Early Access these days, to stand out from the crowd it’s always good to have some kind of unique selling point.

By Paul Younger | 20 Nov 2014 | 0

Middle-earth Shadow of Mordor update released with Lithariel skin, fixes and more

Free content has been released for Middle-earth Shadow of Mordor with the Lithariel Skin and more.

By Paul Younger | 20 Nov 2014 | 1

Fractured Space’s capital ship battles arrive on Early Access

Edge Case Games, formed by some of the developers of Strike Suit Zero, have returned to the galactic heavens with Fractured Space.

By Peter Parrish | 20 Nov 2014 | 1

League of Legends 4.20 patch notes and pre-season video – “Biggest update to date”

RIOT release the 4.20 notes which is the first patch of the 2015 pre-season.

By Paul Younger | 20 Nov 2014 | 1

Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes PC system specs revealed

There was a bit a false alarm regarding the Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes PC specs last week, but there’s no mistake about these ones now being official.

By Peter Parrish | 20 Nov 2014 | 0

Dirty Bomb beta trailer talks upgrades, tutorial level

The jovial, er, “Miss Murder” is your host for this update on Dirty Bomb, Splash Damage’s multiplayer FPS title.

By Peter Parrish | 20 Nov 2014 | 0

Dragon Age: Inquisition PC players frustrated by controls

The initial response from PC players to the keyboard and mouse control scheme in Dragon Age: Inquisition has not been particularly positive.

By Peter Parrish | 19 Nov 2014 | 33

Final Fantasy XIII-2 lists the DLC to be included on PC

As we know, Final Fantasy XIII-2 is coming to the PC on 2 December (with some proper resolution options this time); but maybe you’re also wondering which bits of DLC will be included?

By Peter Parrish | 19 Nov 2014 | 1