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The Evil Within’s 30fps limit can be unlocked on PC

Bethesda has confirmed that The Evil Within’s frame-rate will be natively locked at 30fps on PC, but can be unlocked with debug commands … at a price.

By Peter Parrish | 8 Oct 2014 | 3

FIFA 15 patch fixes PC kick-off bug, doesn’t fix stuttering

EA has released a FIFA 15 patch, addressing some of the glitches and issues affecting the game.

By Peter Parrish | 8 Oct 2014 | 5

Rocksmith 2014 DLC aims to make you a slave to audio

Tuesday means it’s time for more Rocksmith 2014 DLC, and this week, it’s Audioslave.

By Tim McDonald | 8 Oct 2014 | 0

Dragon Age: Origins is free on Origin until 14 October

Those of you who don’t own a copy of Dragon Age: Origins can now do so for free, courtesy of one of Origin’s periodic ‘On the House’ offers.

By Peter Parrish | 8 Oct 2014 | 4

Battlefield 4: Premium Edition to offer all the battlefield you need

EA has announced Battlefield 4: Premium Edition, which I’m guessing is the new way of saying “Game of the Year Edition”.

By Tim McDonald | 8 Oct 2014 | 1

Warlock 2: Wrath of the Nagas expansion announced

There’ll be snakes on a (magical) plane (of existence) when Warlock 2: Wrath of the Nagas launches.

By Tim McDonald | 8 Oct 2014 | 1

Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris dev diary discusses four-player co-op

The first dev diary for Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris discusses exactly how the four player co-op works, and how it impacts the game.

By Tim McDonald | 8 Oct 2014 | 0

How to activate Alien: Isolation’s Oculus Rift support

Alien: Isolation isn’t scary enough so why not ramp up the terror meter and activate an Oculus Rift.

By Paul Younger | 8 Oct 2014 | 2

Hockenheimring returns to F1 2014 with Hot Lap video

There’s a video of the Hockenheimring’s F1 2014 rendition, and I’m desperately trying not to make a terrible innuendo-based pun about “hot lap”.

By Tim McDonald | 8 Oct 2014 | 1

Cities: Skylines dev Colossal Order shares zoning details

Zoning is all about the RCI but any city builder fan knows that already.

By Paul Younger | 8 Oct 2014 | 0

Kingdom Come: Deliverance trailer is all serene

If you were to take this Kingdom Come: Deliverance alpha trailer at face value, you might think medieval times were absolutely great to live in.

By Peter Parrish | 7 Oct 2014 | 0

Costume Quest 2 launches alongside aptly-named launch trailer

The newly launched Costume Quest 2 has everything from wizards to werewolves, and time travel to Thomas Jefferson, judging by this launch trailer.

By Tim McDonald | 7 Oct 2014 | 0

Trials Fusion: Welcome to the Abyss welcomed onto Steam

The latest bit of Trials Fusion DLC, Welcome to the Abyss, has just hit Steam.

By Tim McDonald | 7 Oct 2014 | 0

Stronghold Crusader 2 infographic counts hurled animals

I tend to stay away from infographics, but when – like this Stronghold Crusader 2 one – they contain a statistic for “Diseased animals thrown from trebuchets”, I sit up and pay attention.

By Tim McDonald | 7 Oct 2014 | 1

Counter-Strike Nexon: Zombies launches for free on Steam

Nexon’s zombie-themed Counter-Strike spin-off, the free-to-play Counter-Strike Nexon: Zombies, is now on Steam for the grand price of free-to-play.

By Tim McDonald | 7 Oct 2014 | 1

How to increase the FOV above 75 in Alien Isolation and remove intros

Just because 75 is not enough. Fear not you can increase the FOV and disable the intros.

By Paul Younger | 7 Oct 2014 | 10

Next Star Wars: The Old Republic Expansion Announced

The force is apparently still strong in this one as another expansion is announced.

By Paul Younger | 7 Oct 2014 | 1

The Black Glove grasps Kickstarter, channels Sander Cohen

Some former employees of Irrational Games are hoping to raise $550,000 USD on Kickstarter to fund surreal, 1920s art-narrative title The Black Glove.

By Peter Parrish | 6 Oct 2014 | 0

Epic Mickey 2’s “lost” PC port and more Disney titles now on Steam

The PC port of Epic Mickey 2 had a very limited release (I think it came out in the Czech Republic) but was basically cancelled in most areas of the world.

By Peter Parrish | 6 Oct 2014 | 1

The Crew delayed, spins tyres until December

Ubisoft finally realised that releasing Far Cry 4, Assassin’s Creed: Unity and The Crew all at the same time might be detrimental to sales.

By Peter Parrish | 6 Oct 2014 | 0

Assassin’s Creed: Unity makes Napoleon British for some reason

Yes yes, it’s because the Animus works like a Babel fish or something; except for all those times where it gave Italians sort of Italian accents.

By Peter Parrish | 6 Oct 2014 | 1

Alien Isolation released early – Out now on Steam

Here’s something a little unusual, SEGA has released Alien: Isolation early on Steam.

By Paul Younger | 6 Oct 2014 | 0

The Evil Within’s latest trailer focuses on the foes

This latest The Evil Within trailer focuses on the gruesome foes you’ll be taking on.

By Tim McDonald | 6 Oct 2014 | 1

Pathologic Kickstarter ends in 22 hours

Public service announcement: if you want to get in on the (successful) Pathologic Kickstarter, you’ve got 22 hours to do so.

By Tim McDonald | 6 Oct 2014 | 0

Styx: Master of Shadows’ launch trailer sneaks out

Is it just me, or does the voice-over in this Styx: Master of Shadows launch trailer sound like somebody doing a Stephen Russell-as-Garrett impression?

By Tim McDonald | 6 Oct 2014 | 3

Dragon Age: Inquisition, full crafting details and new screens

BioWare have been busily answering questions about the Dragon Age: Inquisition crafting and customisation systems, the results of which have been collected at the official site.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Oct 2014 | 5

Sims 4 distributes free It’s On Us t-shirts

EA and Maxis are deploying the social power of The Sims (specifically The Sims 4) as part of the It’s On Us “awareness and action” campaign against sexual assault.

By Peter Parrish | 4 Oct 2014 | 4

Bugbear’s Next Car Game now called Wreckfest – Multiplayer added

Bugbear update Next Car Game and decide to give it the  proper name of Wreckfest.

By Paul Younger | 4 Oct 2014 | 0

Star Citizen Arena Commander v0.9.1.1 update released

The 300i should now be performing as intended thanks to COMSTAB fixes.

By Paul Younger | 4 Oct 2014 | 0

Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel vid demos Claptrap’s adventure

Everyone loves Claptrap and he’s the subject of this latest Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel dev video.

By Paul Younger | 4 Oct 2014 | 2