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Total War: Attila’s Black Horse trailer rides out

The Creative Assembly have let a new Total War: Attila trailer out, and it’s all about a black horse – although it’s less Black Beauty and more Famine.

By Tim McDonald | 15 Jan 2015 | 1

Alien: Isolation’s latest DLC seeks to salvage the horror

Which is a pun-tastic way of saying that the latest bit of Alien: Isolation DLC, Safe Haven, contains a new Salvage mode.

By Tim McDonald | 13 Jan 2015 | Comments Off on Alien: Isolation’s latest DLC seeks to salvage the horror

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

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 | 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 | Comments Off on Alien: Isolation trailer looks at misdirection

Alien: Isolation trailer wants to hear you scream

A new Alien: Isolation trailer, titled Hear You Scream, has been released.

By Tim McDonald | 19 Sep 2014 | 1

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 on Alien: Isolation screens are really quite hot

Grab Rome: Total War Gold Edition for £1 / $1 / €1

Not quite sure whether this is because it’s E3 and there’s a tonne of Total War: Rome 2 screens and info coming out, or if it’s just a happy coincidence, but: if you haven’t picked up the original Rome: Total War then, for the next 14 hours, it’s a mere £1.

By Tim McDonald | 12 Jun 2013 | Comments Off on Grab Rome: Total War Gold Edition for £1 / $1 / €1

Total War: Rome 2 shots surprise everyone by totally displaying war

The Creative Assembly and Sega have fired a handful of new screenshots for Total War: Rome 2 at us from an onager, and ooh, but it looks awfully pretty.

By Tim McDonald | 12 Jun 2013 | 6