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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 | 0

Way of the Samurai 4 PC will have a closed beta

In their latest update about progress on the PC version of Way of the Samurai 4, Ghostlight mention that they’ll have news of a closed beta “very soon”.

By Peter Parrish | 24 Oct 2014 | 2

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

Element Gaming Thorium 300 and 100 Keyboard Review

Gaming keyboards are usually pricey affairs, and unless you’re a real pro, the price tag tends not to be worth it.

By Paul Younger | 23 Oct 2014 | 6

Age of Wonders 3’s Necromancer class units arise

Triumph Studios have been busy working on their second upcoming and much asked for Necromancer class expansion for Age of Wonders 3.

By David Reid | 23 Oct 2014 | 2

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 | 1

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 | 1

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 | 4

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

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

Magic 2015 expands with Garruk’s Revenge on 5 November

The PC version of Magic 2015 (or to give it it’s full headline-busting name, Magic 2015 – Duels of the Planeswalkers) will be further expanding on 5 November.

By Peter Parrish | 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

Win a copy of Warlock 2: The Exiled – Great Mage Edition

With the release of the Warlock 2 expansion today we thought you might want a copy of the Warlock 2: The Exiled special edition.

By Paul Younger | 22 Oct 2014 | 16

FIFA 15 patch claims to improve goalkeepers and shooting

I stop playing FIFA 15 for ten minutes, and what happens – it only goes and gets another patch.

By Peter Parrish | 22 Oct 2014 | 0

Civilization: Beyond Earth AMA talks mods, AI and demo

Today saw Civilization: Beyond Earth developers David McDonough and Will Miller answering questions about the upcoming game on Reddit.

By Peter Parrish | 21 Oct 2014 | 0

Dreamfall Chapters out now

Let loose the fireworks: Dreamfall Chapters has just hit Steam.
Following a delay of what turned out to be about five hours, Book One of Dreamfall Chapters is now available, with the remaining Books to follow in 2015.

By Tim McDonald | 21 Oct 2014 | 3

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor PC is cheap at Bundle Stars today

In the land of PC gaming new games don’t stay at full price for very long; sure enough, Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor is already approaching $30.00 USD.

By Peter Parrish | 21 Oct 2014 | 1

OOTP 15 predicts Royals World Series win, goes on sale

Just to get the disclaimer out of the way, I know absolutely nothing about baseball beyond some of the basic rules of the game.

By Peter Parrish | 21 Oct 2014 | 0

Dreamfall Chapters delayed very very slightly

Dreamfall Chapters is out today! Except it might not be. It’s a bit hard to say.

By Tim McDonald | 21 Oct 2014 | 7