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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

Star Citizen hits $55 million. All money “to be spent on development”

Star Citizen has raised another million in a matter of days and Chris Roberts sounds very pleased.

By Paul Younger | 1 Oct 2014 | 0

Alien Isolation’s firey men will stomp you to death

You can tell the release is close because here’s yet another video to entice you to buy.

By Paul Younger | 1 Oct 2014 | 0

Civilization: Beyond Earth trailer explains how the game works

This 10-minute trailer for Civilization: Beyond Earth offers an in-depth look at pretty much all aspects of the game.

By Tim McDonald | 1 Oct 2014 | 0

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor PC Impressions

I’ve played Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor for a whopping 115 minutes so far, and while that’s obviously not enough time to judge the game, it does mean I can give you some preliminary thoughts and tell you how well the port works.

By Tim McDonald | 1 Oct 2014 | 0

Alien Isolation video shows that flares and dead people will get you killed

Can flares be useful in Alien Isolation? This video suggests not very.

By Paul Younger | 1 Oct 2014 | 0

Payday 2’s Hotline Miami DLC launches

Do you like hurting other people? Do you like heists? Then rejoice: someone’s spilled their Hotline Miami in your Payday 2.

By Tim McDonald | 1 Oct 2014 | 0

Cities: Skylines infrastructure highlights snipped from live stream

At the end of last week Paradox held a live stream for Cities: Skylines and now there’s this edited version.

By Paul Younger | 30 Sep 2014 | 0

Star Citizen Patch 13.1 (0.9.1) released with more control customisation

Cloud Imperium continue to tweak the current build of Star Citizen and there are some nice additions.

By Paul Younger | 30 Sep 2014 | 2

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt art looks at Triss and Emhyr

Bandai Namco and CD Projekt Red have released some new art and wallpapers of some of the major players in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt.

By Tim McDonald | 30 Sep 2014 | 0

Deathtrap trailer shocks a pirate ninja clown to death

If you have an infestation of clown pirate ninjas, or indeed ninja clown pirates, the best thing to do is electrocute them.

By Peter Parrish | 30 Sep 2014 | 0

Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor launch trailer

Warner’s Tolkien tie-in is ready for launch this week promising quality LOTR action.

By Paul Younger | 30 Sep 2014 | 0

X Rebirth DLC free until 1 November, patch 2.50 detailed

As a kind of reward for sticking with X Rebirth for so long, Egosoft is giving away the upcoming DLC for free until 1 November.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Sep 2014 | 0

Dark Souls 2: Crown of the Ivory King playable now on PC

Imagine my surprise when the Dark Souls 2 patch today didn’t just update the calibrations, but also unlocked the Crown of the Ivory King DLC.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Sep 2014 | 9

FIFA 15 Review

Before we get right into this FIFA 15 review, let me take you on a fanciful journey into the future.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Sep 2014 | 1

Dragon Age: Inquisition character creation details and images

BioWare’s live stream of the Dragon Age: Inquisition character creation tool (plus bonus Deep Roads gameplay) has wrapped up, so here’s a run-down on what was shown.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Sep 2014 | 2

Something spooky heading to The Sims 4

EA have teased that something spooky is on its way to The Sims 4.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Sep 2014 | 3

New Marvel Heroes characters unveiled

There’s going to be even more superheroes to play with in Marvel Heroes.

By Paul Younger | 29 Sep 2014 | 0

Alien: Isolation trailer proves that guns are rubbish

I’ve been a little hard on these Alien: Isolation vignettes, but this one made me laugh.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Sep 2014 | 0

The Evil Within trailer offers three minutes of gameplay footage

A new trailer for The Evil Within has been released, offering a full three minutes of gameplay goodness.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Sep 2014 | 0

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor’s Season Pass gets a trailer

We’ve finally hit the point where even a Season Pass gets its own trailer.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Sep 2014 | 0

Civilization: Beyond Earth art is definitely arty

You’d normally expect concept art around the time of the first screens – or earlier – but Civilization: Beyond Earth is giving it to us a short while before launch.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Sep 2014 | 0

Mount & Blade 2: Bannerlord video demonstrates the engine

Mount & Blade 2: Bannerlord resurfaces with a in-engine video demonstrating terrain types, editing, scripting and modding potential.

By Peter Parrish | 27 Sep 2014 | 0

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution PC Review

Right, let’s get the obvious disclaimer out of the way. If you know nothing about Naruto – if you don’t know your Rasengan from your Chidori and your Konohamaru from your Konohagakure, and if you think Akatsuki is something spicy you have with rice – then you will get almost no enjoyment out of Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution at all.

By Tim McDonald | 26 Sep 2014 | 1

Wasteland 2’s first patch fixes a lot of bugs

The first patch for Wasteland 2 has just gone live, and it’s a big ‘un.

By Tim McDonald | 26 Sep 2014 | 1

Starpoint Gemini 2 launch trailer provides some space lore

Third-person space exploration RPG Starpoint Gemini 2 leaves Early Access to join the full Steam store today, so here’s an accompanying launch trailer.

By Peter Parrish | 26 Sep 2014 | 0

Alien: Isolation TV ad mines the distress theme a bit more

It’s good to hear the Inception Horn sound effect still getting some use in this extended Alien: Isolation TV ad spot.

By Peter Parrish | 26 Sep 2014 | 0