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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

The Witcher Adventure Game starts hunting monsters today

The Witcher Adventure Game has just hit the interwebs, and the general consensus is that it’s pretty okay.

By Tim McDonald | 27 Nov 2014 | 0

Steam Exploration Sale Day 2 offers a stuffing mix of games

Peter’s off eating turkey and generally giving thanks, so it falls to me to tell you about the second day of the Steam Exploration Sale.

By Tim McDonald | 27 Nov 2014 | 5

Endless Legend and Endless Space get free add-on content

If you fancy spending your holiday playing Endless Space or Endless Legend, some new free content will make it a bit more special.

By Tim McDonald | 27 Nov 2014 | 0

Green Man Gaming’s sale kicks off with Green Thursday

We mentioned before that Green Man Gaming was doing five days of sales.

By Tim McDonald | 27 Nov 2014 | 0

Tales from the Borderlands: Episode One Review

Shocking news, everyone! For once, this isn’t going to be a review with the typical episodic disclaimer of “it seems okay, but it all comes down to how the other episodes turn out blah blah blah.” There’s still some truth in that for Tales from the Borderlands – there’s no way to buy just one episode on PC, so I can still only review a fifth of what we’re actually paying for – but I have some concrete opinions about that fifth.

By Tim McDonald | 27 Nov 2014 | 0

Star Citizen $63 million reached – Pets go into space at next goal

PIGS IN SPAAAAAACE! It was only a matter of time before pets became a goal.

By Paul Younger | 27 Nov 2014 | 2

Civilization: Beyond Earth patch “almost ready”

Firaxis are getting ready to release a major patch for Civilization: Beyond Earth, which will focus on bug fixes and balance changes.

By Peter Parrish | 27 Nov 2014 | 0

Elite: Dangerous Gamma 1.02 released today

Frontier certainly aren’t hanging around with their Elite: Dangerous updates, and have released yet another one updating the game to Gamma 1.02.

By Peter Parrish | 27 Nov 2014 | 1

DayZ claims it will be out of Early Access in 2016

DayZ’s development team has laid out a “road map” of development, spanning the next year and a half.

By Peter Parrish | 26 Nov 2014 | 0

Assassin’s Creed: Unity Dead Kings DLC will be free for everybody

Ubisoft “sincerely apologize” for the quality of Assassin’s Creed: Unity at launch, and are giving away some free things in the hope that makes up for it.

By Peter Parrish | 26 Nov 2014 | 0

Dreamfall Chapters: Book Two gets announcement trailer

In a shock twist, the trailer for Dreamfall Chapters: Book Two manages to not completely spoil either Book One or itself.

By Tim McDonald | 26 Nov 2014 | 1

Blackguards 2 tactically attacking your hard drive in January

Daedalic have announced that strategic RPG Blackguards 2 will launch on 20 January 2015.

By Tim McDonald | 26 Nov 2014 | 1

Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin – Why PC users are feeling aggrieved

I’ve got a weird double relationship with Dark Souls 2. From a purely gaming point of view, it’s still one of my favourites of the year.

By Peter Parrish | 26 Nov 2014 | 1

SEGA-themed Humble Bundle isn’t what I expected

There’s a new, SEGA-themed Humble Bundle, but it doesn’t exactly offer what the words “SEGA-themed Humble Bundle” might conjure up.

By Tim McDonald | 26 Nov 2014 | 0

FIFA 15 PC patch adds some new faces, fixes a few bugs

EA Sports has performed some surgery on various players, adding in some new faces with today’s FIFA 15 patch.

By Peter Parrish | 26 Nov 2014 | 1

Dark Souls PC Steam migration now planned for December

The migration of Dark Souls from Games for Windows Live to Steamworks is still planned, but for next month.

By Peter Parrish | 25 Nov 2014 | 0

Assassin’s Creed: Unity Patch 3 coming to PC this week

Ubisoft are trying to make Assassin’s Creed: Unity less of a turkey ahead of the usual Thanksgiving celebrations.

By Peter Parrish | 25 Nov 2014 | 2

IncGamers Poll – The most misleading line from Dragon Age: Inquisition’s PC hype video

PC users may remember the big song and dance made about the PC version of Dragon Age: Inquisition in a pre-release video.

By Peter Parrish | 25 Nov 2014 | 17

Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin due April 2015 – Will have new PC content and enhancements

FromSoft has announced Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin, a “Game of the Year” type edition that will bundle the DLC with a bunch of new bits and graphical enhancements.

By Peter Parrish | 25 Nov 2014 | 0

The Crew withheld from review until after release day

Ubisoft noticed that press and public alike were a bit upset by their post-release embargo time for Assassin’s Creed: Unity reviews, so they’ve found a new way to handle reviews with The Crew.

By Peter Parrish | 25 Nov 2014 | 3

Far Cry 4 PC patch 1.4.0 released, claims to fix black screen issues

The previously delayed PC patch 1.4.0 for Far Cry 4 has now been released, and should roll out across uPlay and Steam throughout the day.

By Peter Parrish | 24 Nov 2014 | 12

Shroud of the Avatar hits Steam Early Access

Richard Garriott’s incredibly confusing single-player/MMO/co-op/PvP RPG, Shroud of the Avatar, is now on Steam Early Access.

By Tim McDonald | 24 Nov 2014 | 3

Rollers of the Realm Review

With the cavalcade of pre-Thanksgiving blockbusters now beginning to fade into a distant plume of dust, it’s refreshing to look at a game that’s trying something a bit different.

By Peter Parrish | 24 Nov 2014 | 0

The Sims 4 Gallery system is now in internet browser form

It’s now possible to look around at the user-created Sims 4 bits and pieces in the Gallery from the comfort of your own internet browser.

By Peter Parrish | 24 Nov 2014 | 0

Batman: Arkham Knight trailer establishes an ACE Chemical bond

I’m not unhappy to see some gameplay footage from Batman: Arkham Knight, but hopefully this isn’t the start of a six month long marketing campaign that reveals absolutely everything.

By Peter Parrish | 24 Nov 2014 | 0

Total War: Attila gets release date as screens plunder the web

Total War: Attila, Creative Assembly’s stand-alone expansion to Total War: Rome 2, will be sacking your hard drives in early 2015.

By Tim McDonald | 24 Nov 2014 | 0