PC Game Features


Why you should play Smite

Over the past couple of weeks, I’ve spent slightly more time than I’m comfortable admitting playing Smite, Hi-Rez Studio’s new MOBA/third-person shooter hybrid.

28 Mar 2014 | Comments Off |

The Oculus Facebook Deal Risks Alienating its Supporters

There are a lot of unhappy nerds in the world today.

26 Mar 2014 | 13 |

Valve’s Free to Play Documentary Review

Free to Play is not a film about Dota 2, nor is it a film about the international tournament that’s confusingly named The International.

20 Mar 2014 | Comments Off |

Titanfall – Launch Impressions

After the shambles that was Battlefield 4, it’s perfectly understandable that you might want to wait for some launch impressions before diving into EA’s next multiplayer shooter.

13 Mar 2014 | 6 |

Dark Souls 2 Lighting Downgrade: Should We Expect the Same on PC?

Remember when Namco Bandai and From Software were showing off Dark Souls 2 prior to release, and seemed quite excited about sections that would require illumination by torches like the Tomb of the Giants segment of the first game?

12 Mar 2014 | 5 |

Infinite Crisis Closed Beta Preview

Infinite Crisis is aggravating, infuriating, and provokes me to fits of incoherent rage.

7 Mar 2014 | Comments Off |

Dishonored 2 Leaks: Here’s Why They Look Fake

Dishonored 2, like Fallout 4, is almost certainly in the works.

7 Mar 2014 | 4 |

An in-depth look at tactical combat in Age of Wonders III

This week Triumph Studios revealed an in-depth look at the tactical combat mechanics in Age of Wonders III. 

1 Mar 2014 | 4 |

DayZ, Dean Hall’s Departure and the Dramas of Early Access

Dean “Rocket” Hall has announced his desire to leave the DayZ project by the end of 2014, and people are freaking out.

25 Feb 2014 | 4 |

Thief PC system requirements revealed – No AMD Mantle support at launch

With Thief being released this week, Eidos has whipped up a list of PC system requirements and supported features.

24 Feb 2014 | 1 |

IncGamers Live Stream with Diablo 3 Developers Today

IncGamers is taking part in a live play session of Reaper of Souls with a Diablo 3 developer tonight.

20 Feb 2014 | 1 |

IncGamers Plays Titanfall

Separately, the IncGamers crew spent a fair amount of time playing the Titanfall beta this weekend.

19 Feb 2014 | 4 |

Steam Tags are atrocious, offensive, and entirely stupid

I’m not surprised that Steam’s new and vaunted Steam Tag system is largely a clusterfuck of offensive stupidity.

13 Feb 2014 | 7 |

Valve’s In-Home Streaming beta: How it copes over a limited home network

Valve’s In-Home Streaming beta for Steam is effectively in open beta now.

11 Feb 2014 | 2 |

Dark Souls 2’s Teen ESRB rating isn’t cause for alarm

Over the weekend, various sites noticed that Dark Souls II has been given a “T for Teen” rating (minor spoilers at that link) by the Entertainment Software Ratings Board (ESRB.) That’s the videogame classification body in the US, the equivalent of Europe’s Pan European Game Information (PEGI) group.

10 Feb 2014 | 7 |

Mantle revisited: AMD’s Catalyst 14.1 beta drivers and Battlefield 4

If you read my previous mutterings about AMD’s Mantle API and Star Swarm, you might remember that I mentioned not being able to test it out in Battlefield 4 as I didn’t own the game.

10 Feb 2014 | 5 |

Impressions on Dota 2 Patch 6.80 and the New Bloom Festival

I wouldn’t normally write something like this, but… well, I’m actually kinda impressed with what’s been added in Dota 2‘s 6.80 patch.

31 Jan 2014 | 2 |

YouTube, EA’s 30 pieces of silver, and yet more damage to industry integrity

It’s a pretty disheartening time to be champion of YouTube objectivity.

30 Jan 2014 | 11 |

Steam Dev Days made VR enticing, now it needs to be convincing

Thanks to the information that’s been flowing out of Steam Dev Days since last week, we have a much clearer idea how two big names will be approaching virtual reality on PC.

20 Jan 2014 | 2 |