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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.

By Tim McDonald | 31 Oct 2014 | 0

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.

By Peter Parrish | 31 Oct 2014 | 1

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.

By Peter Parrish | 30 Oct 2014 | 0

Elite: Dangerous and Star Citizen Oculus Rift DK2 impressions

In my last article on the Oculus Rift Dev Kit 2 (DK2) I took a look at the new hardware and debated whether virtual reality (VR) was the next big thing for PC gamers.

By Paul Younger | 30 Oct 2014 | 3

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.

By Peter Parrish | 30 Oct 2014 | 0

Steam Halloween sale slashes prices, throats … mostly prices

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.

By Peter Parrish | 30 Oct 2014 | 7

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.

By Peter Parrish | 30 Oct 2014 | 0

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.

By Peter Parrish | 30 Oct 2014 | 0

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.

By Peter Parrish | 30 Oct 2014 | 0

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

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.

By Peter Parrish | 30 Oct 2014 | 0

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.

By Peter Parrish | 30 Oct 2014 | 0

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.

By Tim McDonald | 30 Oct 2014 | 0

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.

By Tim McDonald | 30 Oct 2014 | 0

Prison Architect alpha 26 is a bug bash

Prison Architect‘s alpha 26 has been released, and it’s all about bugs.

By Tim McDonald | 30 Oct 2014 | 0

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.

By Tim McDonald | 30 Oct 2014 | 0

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.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Oct 2014 | 1

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.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Oct 2014 | 0

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.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Oct 2014 | 1

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.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Oct 2014 | 0

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.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Oct 2014 | 2

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.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Oct 2014 | 0

Dragon Age Keep is now in open beta

BioWare has announced that the Dragon Age Keep is now in open beta, and is now accessible for all.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Oct 2014 | 2

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.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Oct 2014 | 2

Dirty Bomb heritage explained by Splash Damage

FPS gamers who want to know more about the next game from Splash Damage should watch this.

By Paul Younger | 29 Oct 2014 | 1

Uber Entertainment hit with layoffs

Following the cancellation of Human Resources jobs are lost at the Planetary Annihilation developer.

By Paul Younger | 29 Oct 2014 | 4

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?

By Paul Younger | 29 Oct 2014 | 0

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.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Oct 2014 | 3

Alien: Isolation Review

Warning: this review contains spoilers for a movie that was released 35 years ago.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Oct 2014 | 1

We largely approve of the latest Humble Bundle

It’s a day ending in “y”, which means it’s time for a new Humble Bundle – and we’re pretty big fans of what’s in this one.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Oct 2014 | 2

Lords of the Fallen PC, how to disable PhysX and uncap framerate

Getting better performance and uncapped frame-rates out of Lords of the Fallen on PC could be as simple as a trip the game’s pair of settings.ini files.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Oct 2014 | 5