IncGamers Podcast #187
This week: TIE Fighter on GOG, Valkyria Chronicles on PC, Star Citizen FPS chat, VR and Rift discussion, Lords of the Fallen and Alien: Isolation.

Latest PC Game News

31/10
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The Crew issues some PC specs, Nvidia love-in trailer

Ubisoft has been pretty thorough with these PC specs for The Crew, detailing not just the minimum and recommended but also the ‘optimal’ system configuration.
31/10
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Dota 2’s drop system reworked in latest patch

If you like your Dota 2 hats, then important news: the drop system has been reworked.
31/10
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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, but it’s now set to launch on Steam from 21 November.
31/10
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Dreamfall Chapters gets story recap, performance boost

Red Thread Games have updated Dreamfall Chapters with two of the most requested things.
31/10
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Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare exo zombies mode confirmed by leak

Everyone and their Call of Duty-playing mother has probably heard about this by now, but a leaked video from Advanced Warfare has confirmed a zombie mode.
30/10
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Valkyria Chronicles appears on PC with all DLC, 11 November

Valkyria Chronicles now has an entry in the Steam store, answering some of the questions people may have had about the PC version of the game.

Elite: Dangerous and Star Citizen Oculus Rift DK2 impressions

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Paul takes a look at the current Oculus Rift DK2 VR support for two of the most popular space sims in development: Elite: Dangerous and Star Citizen.
 

Steam Halloween sale slashes prices, throats … mostly prices

30/10
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From now until 3 November (at 10am Pacific US time,) Steam has cut, maimed and dismembered the prices on some of its spookier, horror-type games.
30/10
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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.
30/10
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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.
 
30/10
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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.
30/10
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Europa Universalis IV Patch 1.8 accompanies Art of War release

As tends to be the case whenever a major Paradox grand strategy game gets a DLC expansion, it’s accompanied by a very large patch that adds stuff for all players.
30/10
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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.
30/10
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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.

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

30/10
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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.
 
30/10
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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.
30/10
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Prison Architect alpha 26 is a bug bash

Prison Architect‘s alpha 26 has been released, and it’s all about bugs.
30/10
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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.
29/10
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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.
29/10
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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.
29/10
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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.
29/10
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DayZ update 0.50 delayed due to last minute crashes

Those waiting for the 0.50 DayZ update to roll out onto the stable servers today will have to wait a little more.
29/10
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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.

Dragon Age Keep is now in open beta

29/10
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BioWare has announced that the Dragon Age Keep is now in open beta, and is now accessible for all.
29/10
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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.
29/10
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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.
 
29/10
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Dirty Bomb heritage explained by Splash Damage

FPS gamers who want to know more about the next game from Splash Damage should watch this.
29/10
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Uber Entertainment hit with layoffs

Following the cancellation of Human Resources jobs are lost at the Planetary Annihilation developer.
29/10
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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?
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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.