Posts Tagged Sega


Alien: Isolation Survival Guide

If I was on Facebook – and I’m not, because Facebook is a dreadful thing – then, for most of the past week, my status would probably have been “being eviscerated by an Alien.” I’ve spent quite a lot of time playing Alien: Isolation, and while I haven’t yet finished it because it’s almost as long as one of Metal Gear Solid‘s cutscenes, I’ve learned a few bits and pieces that might help keep novice Alien-escapists alive.

By Tim McDonald | 20 Oct 2014 | 0

Alien: Isolation PC Port Early Impressions

Alien: Isolation has been out on PC for a grand total of five hours (at the time of writing this sentence), and I’ve spent, ooh, about half an hour playing it.

By Tim McDonald | 7 Oct 2014 | 12

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

Total War: Rome 2 Emperor Edition patch brings political fixes

Patch support continues for Total War: Rome 2 (recently re-branded as the Emperor Edition with the addition of a free campaign,) and today’s update fixes a few civil war and political issues.

By Peter Parrish | 1 Oct 2014 | 0

Alien: Isolation trailer proves that guns are rubbish

I’ve been a little hard on these Alien: Isolation vignettes, but this one made me laugh.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Sep 2014 | 0

Total War: Attila’s announcement trailer has a man growling at you

Hot off the back of the Total War: Attila announcement, the official announcement trailer has been released.

By Tim McDonald | 25 Sep 2014 | 1

Alien: Isolation trailer looks at misdirection

Alright, I admit it, I’m really starting to look forward to Alien: Isolation – despite my better judgment.

By Tim McDonald | 25 Sep 2014 | 0

Total War EGX booth images hint at next game reveal

Some images leaked out of EGX show Creative Assembly’s Total War booth, offering hints at tomorrow’s new game reveal.

By Peter Parrish | 24 Sep 2014 | 22

Total War: Rome 2 Emperor Edition Beta Patch 15 out now

If you’re looking for an early peek at what the Total War: Rome 2 Emperor Edition will add to the game, you should be jumping on Patch 15’s beta.

By Peter Parrish | 2 Sep 2014 | Comments Off

Total War: Rome 2 new campaign Imperator Augustus and Emperor Edition

A complete collection of all the free Total War: Rome 2 DLC is being released as the Total War: Rome 2 Emperor Edition, and this update also includes a brand new campaign.

By Paul Younger | 29 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Total War: Rome 2 gets free unit update and Daughters of Mars DLC

You’ll now be able to sweep the planet (or, well, Europe and some of Africa) with an army worthy of Boudicca in Total War: Rome 2, as Creative Assembly adds a lot more women to the game in both free-DLC and paid-DLC forms.

By Peter Parrish | 14 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Company of Heroes 2: Ardennes Assault announced

It’s back to the Battle of the Bulge for Company of Heroes 2 in newly-announced standalone expansion Ardennes Assault.

By Tim McDonald | 13 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

IncGamers Plays Company of Heroes 2: The Western Front Armies

The Company of Heroes 2 expansion Western Front Armies is released on 24 June, so Tim and I recorded a gameplay session with the new army factions.

By Peter Parrish | 23 Jun 2014 | Comments Off

Company of Heroes 2: The Western Front Armies DLC Impressions

This isn’t a review. Since Company of Heroes 2: The Western Front Armies is a multiplayer only stand-alone expansion, it’d be crazy to do this as a regular critique with a score shoved on the end.

By Peter Parrish | 23 Jun 2014 | 1

Company of Heroes 2: The Western Front Armies live-action launch trailer is creepy

Company of Heroes 2: The Western Front Armies is out on Tuesday, which means it’s launch trailer time.

By Tim McDonald | 20 Jun 2014 | Comments Off

Total War: Rome 2 patch 13.1 is a festival of hotfixes

It’s another patch for Total War: Rome 2, I think everybody knows the drill by now.

By Peter Parrish | 17 Jun 2014 | 2

Alien: Isolation screens are really quite hot

These new Alien: Isolation screens are pretty hot, not least because they contain molotov cocktails and flamethrowers.

By Tim McDonald | 13 Jun 2014 | Comments Off

Alien: Isolation trailer focuses on the horror

Crikey, but this trailer makes Alien: Isolation look like Outlast in space.

By Tim McDonald | 10 Jun 2014 | 4

Dawn of War multiplayer updated to run through Steam

SEGA and Relic have updated Dawn of War to get multiplayer matchmaking working through Steam.

By Peter Parrish | 29 May 2014 | Comments Off

Total War: Rome 2’s free Getae update released

Total War: Rome 2’s latest freebie DLC update has been released today, adding the Getae faction to the game.

By Peter Parrish | 27 May 2014 | Comments Off

Total War: Rome 2 getting more free (and not free) DLC

There’s more DLC on the way for Rome 2, and I’ve watched Rally Point to learn about it so you don’t have to.

By Peter Parrish | 24 May 2014 | Comments Off

Company of Heroes 2: The Western Front drops in on 24 June

Relic’s Western Front expansion for Company of Heroes 2 will be parachuting into release on 24 June.

By Peter Parrish | 8 May 2014 | Comments Off

Total War: Rome 2 Beta Patch 12 available

While I’ve been busy fighting my way through Rome 2’s Second Punic War for the Hannibal at the Gates review, Creative Assembly has released more patches.

By Peter Parrish | 16 Apr 2014 | Comments Off

Alien: Isolation’s audio secret is a lady stamping on vegetables

This new trailer about the audio production in Creative Assembly’s upcoming Alien: Isolation title reveals some traditional foley recording techniques.

By Peter Parrish | 4 Apr 2014 | Comments Off

Total War: Rome 2 gets a hotfix patch for Seasons and Wonders

If you noticed Total War: Rome 2 updating itself on Steam earlier today, that’s a hotfix for the previously released Seasons and Wonders update.

By Peter Parrish | 3 Apr 2014 | 1

Company of Heroes 2 expands to the west with US and Oberkommandos

Relic is hunkered down over the military logistics table, ready to call up two new armies to Company of Heroes 2.

By Peter Parrish | 28 Mar 2014 | Comments Off

SEGA PC Ports petition nears 10k signatures

The NeoGaf driven campaign to get a few more of SEGA’s better titles on to PC is gathering pace, as the petition launched back in mid January gets close to 10,000 signatures.

By Peter Parrish | 24 Mar 2014 | 1

Total War: Rome 2’s Patch 10 unleashed upon Steam

With a new expansion on the way (Hannibal at the Gates, on 25 March,) it seems timely to have another Total War: Rome 2 patch.

By Peter Parrish | 20 Mar 2014 | 2

SEGA Humble Bundle has Alpha Protocol, Binary Domain for $6.00

The Humble Weekly Bundle is a bit of a SEGA love-fest, and by “a bit” I mean “wow, look at all those SEGA PC games.” They include examples of offbeat excellence like Alpha Protocol and Binary Domain, as well as some critically acclaimed stuff like Company of Heroes and Rome: Total War.

By Peter Parrish | 13 Mar 2014 | 1

Alien: Isolation trailer explains how to make an Alien

“We wanted to make the Alien scary again,” say Creative Assembly in this new talking heads trailer for Alien: Isolation.

By Peter Parrish | 13 Mar 2014 | Comments Off