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Dragon Age: Inquisition PC mouse and keys stream on Monday

A great deal of the Dragon Age: Inquisition footage shown so far in videos and livestreams has been from the PC version, but they’ve largely been gamepad controlled.

By Peter Parrish | 9 Oct 2014 | 2

Assassin’s Creed: Unity devs convince themselves 30fps is preferable to 60

This is a very strange story to be writing, but it appears that the developers of Assassin’s Creed: Unity may have lost all sense of reason when it comes to frame-rates.

By Peter Parrish | 9 Oct 2014 | 7

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 Full Burst on sale

You have no idea how difficult it is to make Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 Full Burst fit into a headline.

By Tim McDonald | 9 Oct 2014 | 0

Final Fantasy XIII’s PC release is unbelievably huge

We’ve been doing a lot of PC impressions of ports recently, but the Final Fantasy XIII one might take a little time.

By Tim McDonald | 9 Oct 2014 | 15

Football Manager 2015 release date announced

All budding footy managers take note, there’s now a release date for Football Manager 2015 and a new trailer to prove it.

By Paul Younger | 9 Oct 2014 | 2

Evolve’s big alpha test arrives for Halloween but limited numbers for PC

Turtle Rock will be inviting PC gamers to join the Evolve hunt at the end of the month.

By Paul Younger | 9 Oct 2014 | 1

Dota 2 gets Peru and Chile servers

The latest Dota 2 patch has tweaked and changed a few things – and, most notably, it’s added Peru and Chile matchmaking regions.

By Tim McDonald | 9 Oct 2014 | 2

Pulsetense Games’ sci-fi stealth survival horror title Solarix reaches alpha

Pulsetense Games has reached a new milestone in the development of Solarix and show off the updated UI.

By Paul Younger | 9 Oct 2014 | 0

BlizzCon 2014 schedule revealed by Blizzard

This November Blizzard fans will once again descend on Anaheim and this is what’s on show.

By Paul Younger | 9 Oct 2014 | 2

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