Areal’s two open letters blame different parties for Kickstarter failure
In case you remained in any doubt just how duplicitous the people behind the failed Areal Kickstarter project were, here’s more evidence.
DayZ experimental update adds persistent loot, new cows and track suits
There’s changes happening to the DayZ loot system and now your loot stays put.
New Gaming Live streaming service is actually now live
Yesterday we reported on the new service for streamers called Gaming Live and it’s now broadcasting.
Watch the Star Citizen Planetside environments being created
What do Star Citizen planetside locations look like? This video gives a taster.
GOG site glitch gives away stacks of free games by mistake
The big news this week for GOG was Linux releases but the big news for GOG customers was free games.
Impressive looking Black Desert MMO is coming to the west
The very tasty looking Back Desert from Pearl Abyss will release this side of the planet.
League of Legends VP of game design explains mastery
Why do we play certain genres and League of Legends? Because of “mastery” apparently.
Rob Zombie co-creates an animated Assassin’s Creed Unity short
No, this is not a joke. Ubisoft have teamed up with Rob Zombie to make an Assassin’s Creed Unity animated short.
Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor trailer has Celebrimbor in it
The Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor game doesn’t seem like it’s being shy in its use of Tolkien’s mythology.
Crytek admits to financial problems, releases statement
In a statement that could probably stand in for the word “vague” in the dictionary, Crytek has finally addressed some of the stories of financial woe emanating from their company.
Lords of the Fallen screenshots bid to bring back shoulder pads
The shoulder pad has somewhat tumbled from grace since its 1980s heyday, but maybe Lords of the Fallen can change all that?
The Sims 4 minimum PC system requirements revealed
The Sims is one of those rare videogame series with an extremely broad demographic, so it’s not too surprising to find that these minimum specs aren’t too demanding.
Unrest trailer contains hot ethical dilemma action
I’m assuming it’s hot anyway, it is set in (a fantasy version of) ancient India after all.
TrackMania 2 and ShootMania get a 48 hour free access demo
Nadeo has come up with a way to entice more people into the worlds of TrackMania 2 and ShootMania, which is to give them the games for free.
Gaming Live to take on Twitch with new service for streamers
With Twitch reportedly having been sold to Youtube (Google) for $1bn, Gaming Live is about to launch as an alternative.
Far Cry 4′s team visits Nepal for an unusually interesting trailer
I’m not quite sure when or why VICE Magazine got involved in videogame trailers, but this Far Cry 4 one is another interesting co-production.
The Red Solstice gets female marines and new map in latest update
The next major update for The Red Solstice is now live and “doubles the gameplay”.
CD Projekt RED host a cosplay competition for The Witcher 3
Are you a bad enough dude/dudette to cosplay a character from The Witcher 3?
Trine’s Enchanted Edition trailer is trine to impress you
Trine Enchanted Edition is not a re-release of Trine with the voice cast of Disney’s Enchanted film, just in case you were wondering.
Wargame: Red Dragon’s free DLC is all about the Eastern Bloc
Insert your own jokes about an Eastern Bloc party due to this first free DLC for Wargame: Red Dragon, please.
Unreal Tournament releases 50 minute map concept video
The team behind the new Unreal Tournament are sticking to their promise to release a lot of work-in-progress materials and design chat.
Alien: Isolation DLC trailer chats to Sigourney Weaver
It chats to most of the rest of the original cast too, but I couldn’t fit all of their names in a headline.