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Metal Gear Solid V and Ground Zeroes confirmed for PC, new footage

As had pretty much already been revealed earlier, the Metal Gear Solid V Gamescom press event confirmed a Steam PC release.

By Peter Parrish | 13 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

PES 2015 demo in September, many many features listed

Konami have announced that you’ll be PES-ing your way to glory with a demo of PES 2015 on 17 September.

By Peter Parrish | 13 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

DayZ on PS4 is a “win win” for PC, says Dean Hall

One of the more impressive reveals of the Sony Gamescom conference was DayZ on PS4, which didn’t go down brilliantly with all of the PC players.

By Peter Parrish | 12 Aug 2014 | 1

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’s Gamescom footage is rather dull

Everyone! There’s new gameplay footage for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, courtesy of the Xbox conference at Gamescom!

By Tim McDonald | 12 Aug 2014 | 1

Gamescom 2014 conference and event schedules – These are the times you need to know

Gamescom kicks off this week and there’s plenty to watch out for.

By Paul Younger | 11 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Star Citizen Arena Commander Capture the Core mode is live

Sick of dogfighting aimlessly? This new Star Citizen Arena Commander mode could be just the ticket to spice up the weekend.

By Paul Younger | 9 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

The Sims 4 gets epic wood, greatly reduces career options

Welcome to another fascinating edition of good news/bad news about The Sims 4, courtesy of the Maxis advertising campaign.

By Peter Parrish | 8 Aug 2014 | 10

Football Manager 2015 gets pack shot – Beta 2 weeks before release

Football Manager 2015 will be releasing in few months and there are more details coming soon.

By Paul Younger | 7 Aug 2014 | 3

Twitch to remove copyright audio. May as well leave now

With Google at the helm this was bound to happen and Twitch users may as well give up now.

By Paul Younger | 7 Aug 2014 | 3

DayZ 0.48 hot fix due 13 August, 0.49 may add gardening

I’ve not read a DayZ update blog in a while, but they’ve got awfully convoluted and technical.

By Peter Parrish | 6 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Evolve delayed to 2015, GTA V PC still on course for Autumn

Tucked away in part of the quarterly financial details released by publisher Take-Two today is news of a delay to Evolve.

By Peter Parrish | 6 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Wing Commander 3 is free on Origin for an undisclosed period

Before Chris Roberts fell into a Star Citizen shaped vat of internet money he was one of the main chaps behind the Wing Commander series.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Assassin’s Creed: Rogue won’t be on PC at launch

We don’t normally do reverse confirmations, but since there was some confusion about this one: Assassin’s Creed: Rogue won’t be on PC.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Aug 2014 | 4

Thief 2014 trailer with Stephen Russell voice mix unearthed

Here’s an interesting find from the world of “what might have been”; an early Thief (2014) trailer with a rough Stephen Russell voice mix on it.

By Peter Parrish | 4 Aug 2014 | 2

Dislike Sacred 3? Check out Unbended by original Sacred devs

Sacred 3 has been a massive disappointment for fans of the series so let’s look at Unbended as a true Sacred alternative.

By Paul Younger | 4 Aug 2014 | 1

Northward’s pre-alpha demo resembles a pixel art Settlers

Northward is a top-down, pixel art settlement construction game that’s ultimately intended to be a co-operative affair.

By Peter Parrish | 2 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Heroes of the Storm Artifacts are being removed from the game

Blizzard has listened to the Heroes of the Storm community and decided the new systems are not working.

By Paul Younger | 1 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

The Witcher 3 video shows CD Projekt Red’s Comic-con adventure

If you didn’t get to San Diego Comic-con, this video about CD Projekt Red’s SDCC showing of The Witcher 3 might create the experience for you.

By Tim McDonald | 1 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Total War: Rome 2 patch 14 brings campaign and AI improvements

Beta testing of this Total War: Rome 2 patch 14 has been completed and it’s now live.

By Paul Younger | 31 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

Path of Exile: Forsaken Masters mini-expansion announced

The teasing is over, Grinding Gear Games has revealed their next major content update and details of the new features.

By Paul Younger | 31 Jul 2014 | 1

Elite: Dangerous “Standard” Beta launches – Lots of patch notes

Today is the day Elite: Dangerous expands for beta testers which also means it’s slightly cheaper to play.

By Paul Younger | 30 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

Watch Dogs PC patch claims to address stutter

Ubisoft has issued a second official patch for Watch Dogs today, and claims it will improve overall performance.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Jul 2014 | 3

Firefall finally launches, sort of

Update: Okay, it looks like it may actually be available on the official website now, insofar as there’s a download and account creation link.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

New Mass Effect details from ComicCon, Mako returns and more

The Mass Effect panel at San Diego’s ComicCon has proved to be of far more interest than the underwhelming showing at E3 2014.

By Peter Parrish | 26 Jul 2014 | 11

Watch the Star Citizen Planetside environments being created

What do Star Citizen planetside locations look like? This video gives a taster.

By Paul Younger | 26 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

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.

By Paul Younger | 25 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

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.

By Peter Parrish | 25 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

The Sims 2 Ultimate Collection free on Origin for July

EA is giving away copies of The Sims 2 Ultimate Collection on Origin until 31 July, if you fancy that game in your collection.

By Peter Parrish | 23 Jul 2014 | 6

Areal Kickstarter project has funding suspended

The twisting tale of the Areal project appears to have reached its conclusion as Kickstarter suspends all funding.

By Peter Parrish | 22 Jul 2014 | 2

DOTA 2 The International 4 winners are crowned

After days of tense DOTA 2 battles it’s all over. The DOTA 2 The International 4 winners stomp home with $5,028,308 after an entertaining final.

By Paul Younger | 21 Jul 2014 | Comments Off