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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

IncGamers Poll: Best line from Dragon Age: Inquisition’s ESRB rating

There’s no way of saying this without it sounding quite sad, but the ESRB (Entertainment Software Rating Board) summaries often make for hilarious reading.

By Peter Parrish | 25 Oct 2014 | 1

New Nvidia drivers for Elite Dangerous, Civ: Beyond Earth – Adds DSR

The latest round of Nvidia drivers, the 344.48 WHQL, have now been released with new game optimisations and more.

By Paul Younger | 25 Oct 2014 | 0

Star Citizen’s FPS team promise basically everything in AMA

Now look, I don’t want to be too skeptical about all of this but a new Reddit AMA with the team behind the FPS portions of Star Citizen has set off the Molyneux alarm.

By Peter Parrish | 24 Oct 2014 | 7

League of Legends ushers in the Harrowing with marionette trailer

As Halloween approaches, the games which involve themselves with such things start gearing up their holiday-specific events.

By Peter Parrish | 24 Oct 2014 | 0

Deadly Premonition is 90% off via Steam until 27 October

I’ve still yet to play Deadly Premonition thanks to playing a bunch of other stuff for my job, but all you people with “free time” can enjoy the game for hardly any money at all.

By Peter Parrish | 24 Oct 2014 | 0

Elite: Dangerous’ Beta 3 to include B class star, gas giants

The Elite: Dangerous Beta 3 launch is around the corner on 28 October, and the latest newsletter for the game has some things to say about how many star systems it’ll contain.

By Peter Parrish | 24 Oct 2014 | 0

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt’s opening cinematic released

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt‘s opening cinematic – titled The Trail – has just been released.

By Tim McDonald | 24 Oct 2014 | 3

Is Alien: Isolation freezing? This might fix it

If you’re playing Alien: Isolation and have experienced the game freezing when you load a new level, we might be able to help.

By Tim McDonald | 23 Oct 2014 | 2

Football Manager 2015 pre-order beta out today

Anybody who pre-ordered a copy of Football Manager 2015 should now be able to unlock and download a beta version of the game, prior to 7 November’s release day.

By Peter Parrish | 23 Oct 2014 | 1

TOXIKK trailer hopes to move you with movement discussion

TOXIKK developers Reakktor Studios love talking about FPS movement almost as much as they love the letter K.

By Peter Parrish | 23 Oct 2014 | 0

Arma 3 is free to play this weekend

If you fancy giving soldier sim Arma 3 a try without paying for it, you can do so on Steam this weekend.

By Tim McDonald | 23 Oct 2014 | 2

3D Realms returns with 32 game back-catalogue anthology

Since you’re at a PC site right now, 3D Realms probably don’t need a great deal of introduction.

By Peter Parrish | 23 Oct 2014 | 2

Dragon Ball Xenoverse trailer has eager narrator, PC pre-order extras detailed

Never have I heard anybody say “The Dragon Balls are in grave peril!” in a more convincing fashion than in this new Dragon Ball Xenoverse trailer.

By Peter Parrish | 23 Oct 2014 | 0

Assassin’s Creed Unity’s latest trailer is all about the activities

The latest Assassin’s Creed Unity trailer focuses on the game’s open world, and the sort of side-missions and activities you can embark on there.

By Tim McDonald | 23 Oct 2014 | 0

Assassin’s Creed Unity PC specs are hefty

UbiSoft’s PC version of Assassin’s Creed Unity has some rather beefy requirements.

By Paul Younger | 23 Oct 2014 | 5

Path of Exile Patch 1.2.4 deploys with new race season

A little later than expected but the next update is now live with a race schedule.

By Paul Younger | 23 Oct 2014 | 0

Civilization: Beyond Earth Steam global unlock times detailed

When will Civilization: Beyond Earth unlock for you? This handy images explains it all.

By Paul Younger | 23 Oct 2014 | 7

Star Citizen hits PAX Australia next week – Next phase to be shown

Cloud Imperium head down under with Star Citizen next week and more will be revealed.

By Paul Younger | 22 Oct 2014 | 1

Titanfall’s “biggest update ever” is big

Respawn has outlined the changes coming to Titanfall update #8 and there’s a lot of them.

By Paul Younger | 22 Oct 2014 | 7

Battlefield 4 stockholder case dismissed, “puffery” deemed a-ok

The federal judge handling the Battlefield 4 investor class action lawsuit (launched last December) has dismissed the case.

By Peter Parrish | 22 Oct 2014 | 5

GeDoSaTo expands Unity support, can downsample Dreamfall Chapters

If you’ve read Tim’s review of Dreamfall Chapters: Book One you’ll know the game looks rather magnificent in parts, and you may wish to downsample to play it in even higher resolutions.

By Peter Parrish | 22 Oct 2014 | 0

Dreamfall Chapters: Book One Review

Sorry, everyone, but I’m going to have to drop into melodrama and feelings for a little bit.

By Tim McDonald | 22 Oct 2014 | 3

Deathtrap snaps open on Early Access

You can now step into Neocore’s Deathtrap on Steam, but be warned that it still needs some fine tuning.

By Tim McDonald | 22 Oct 2014 | 0

Far Cry 4’s live-action trailer is incredibly weird

A new trailer for Far Cry 4 has been released, but… it’s not exactly a Far Cry 4 trailer.

By Tim McDonald | 22 Oct 2014 | 0

Lord of the Rings Bundle offers all the hobbits you could want

Bundle Stars’ latest bundle is offering a whole load of Lord of the Rings games – LEGO and otherwise – for cheap.

By Tim McDonald | 22 Oct 2014 | 0

Evolve’s Savage Goliath trailer unexpectedly shows the Savage Goliath

I don’t know about you, but I can’t say I was expecting a trailer for Evolve called the “Savage Goliath” trailer to be a long look at the Savage Goliath.

By Tim McDonald | 22 Oct 2014 | 0