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Steam has OpenSSL security vulnerability. Do not use until fixed.

Update: Updated list of PC game services affected and actions you need to take.

By Paul Younger | 8 Apr 2014 | 4

Black Desert video shows how MMO character creation should be done

You may have never heard of Black Desert, the Korean MMO that’s currently in development at Pearl Abyss, but this video is impressive so pay attention.

By Paul Younger | 8 Apr 2014 | 9

TPG CEO answers more questions on Totem VR. Says “We would have never gone with Facebook”

TPG‘s CEO Bertrand Nepveu hit the Internet this evening to answer more questions about their upcoming Totem VR headset.

By Paul Younger | 6 Apr 2014 | 2

DayZ Standalone update next week brings throwing and new controls

The latest DayZ Standalone update from Dean Hall covers news on fireplaces, physics and mouse control.

By Paul Younger | 4 Apr 2014 | 14

Planets³ reaches Kickstarter goal. Prepare for open world voxel adventuring

Developer Cubical Drift has been busy raising funds for Planets³ for a few weeks now and this evening they’ve reached their goal of $250k.

By Paul Younger | 4 Apr 2014 | Comments Off

FPS Get Even on Steam Greenlight, gets VR support and “making of” video

The ambitious chaps at Farm 51 are working away on their new title Get Even, a game which they hope will break the FPS mould.

By Paul Younger | 3 Apr 2014 | Comments Off

Thief’s bizarre April Fool’s save “bug” leaves players stranded

Well, this is a strange one. Reports have been flooding in to the Thief Steam forums of a weird and frustrating bug that appears to have triggered on April Fool’s Day.

By Peter Parrish | 2 Apr 2014 | 3

April Fools videogame stories – Have you been fooled?

On occasions there’s the odd press release that drops into our mail boxes on April Fools that may catch us out.

By Paul Younger | 1 Apr 2014 | 1

Dark Souls 2 images with fancier graphics removed from Steam

Hope is fading for a PC version of Dark Souls 2 that utilises the more impressive textures and lighting shown in earlier builds, video and trade show demos of the game.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Mar 2014 | 20

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided trademarked, hopefully better than The Fall

Here we go again folks. As dug up by the trademark-watchers at NeoGaf, Square Enix has filed a UK trademark application for the term Square Enix: Mankind Divided.

By Peter Parrish | 28 Mar 2014 | Comments Off

Rome 2′s Hannibal at the Gates expansion and free DLC out today

Two extra chunks of Total War: Rome 2 have been released today, one which Creative Assembly hopes you’ll dip into your pocket for and the other which is going out free to everybody.

By Peter Parrish | 27 Mar 2014 | Comments Off

Facebook acquiring Oculus VR for $2 billion

Here’s some rather large tech news, Facebook is acquiring Oculus VR for $2 billion in cash and stock. 

By Paul Younger | 26 Mar 2014 | 5

IncGamers Plays Nosgoth

Nosgoth is the upcoming free to play online title where vampires take on humans from Square Enix and Psyonix.

By Paul Younger | 21 Mar 2014 | Comments Off

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

Arma 3′s final campaign episode launched

Bohemia Interactive have released the third and final episode of the Arma 3 campaign.

By Tim McDonald | 20 Mar 2014 | Comments Off

Free to Play, Valve’s Dota 2 e-sports documentary, launches

In a shock subversion of Valve Time, Free to Play – Valve’s documentary about three professional gamers as they prepare for and compete in The International, the million dollar Dota 2 tournament – is now out.

By Tim McDonald | 19 Mar 2014 | Comments Off

Game Expo Scotland website launches – Event details and ticket prices revealed

As a Scotsman it’s fantastic to see the Game Expo Scotland event takinf shape before it gets underway between 4-5 October in Edinburgh at the International Conference Centre.

By Paul Younger | 18 Mar 2014 | Comments Off

PC Titanfall cheaters now being kicked by Respawn. Perm ban applies.

I’ve been playing Titanfall quite a bit over the weekend and I was pretty sure there was some funny business going on.

By Paul Younger | 18 Mar 2014 | 4

Valve’s Dota 2 documentary Free To Play now pre-loadable

Free To Play is now available for pre-load on Steam.
Free To Play is Valve’s (free) documentary about Dota 2, although before you roll your eyes and click away, I should point out that it focuses more on the players than the game.

By Tim McDonald | 14 Mar 2014 | Comments Off

Total War: Rome 2 DLC Hannibal at the Gates announced for this month

Creative Assembly have announced the second “major Campaign Pack DLC” for Total War: Rome 2, titled Hannibal at the Gates, and have dated it for 27 March.

By Tim McDonald | 13 Mar 2014 | 2

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt delayed to 2015

We won’t be going on any open world jaunts with Geralt of Rivia this year.

By Peter Parrish | 11 Mar 2014 | 1

Dark Souls 2: Prepare to Jethro Tull with the launch trailer

Dark Souls 2 launches tomorrow, hooray! Except not on the PC, because the super-special 1080p and above version is coming out on 25 April instead.

By Peter Parrish | 10 Mar 2014 | 1

GTA V coming to PC in June, says Portuguese retail newsletter

Portuguese retailer GamingReplay.com has claimed in its official newsletter that PC (as well as Xbox One and PS4) version of Grand Theft Auto V are on the way in June.

By Peter Parrish | 8 Mar 2014 | 13

Dark Souls 2 PC system requirements posted by Namco

With the PC date for Dark Souls 2 now confirmed as 25 April and word that it will support decent framerates and resolutions, what’s the one thing we were still missing?

By Peter Parrish | 7 Mar 2014 | 4

Dark Souls 2 PC release date announced with new prologue video

A few days ago Namco would not confirm speculation that the PC version of Dark Souls 2 would be released in April but the wait is now over, we have date!

By Paul Younger | 6 Mar 2014 | 2

Sniper Elite 3 release date and pre-order bonus revealed

Rebellion has informed us that Sniper Elite 3 will be coming to the PC on 27 June and they’ve also revealed the pre-order bonus which is a rather interesting sounding mission.

By Paul Younger | 5 Mar 2014 | Comments Off

Batman: Arkham Knight revealed with debut trailer

Game Informer’s April cover has been revealed, and as speculated, it’s a new Arkham game: Batman: Arkham Knight.

By Tim McDonald | 4 Mar 2014 | Comments Off

Heroes of the Storm technical alpha details revealed

Blizzard’s Heroes of the Storm MOBA is moving into a “technical alpha” phase, according to a new post from the developers.

By Peter Parrish | 3 Mar 2014 | Comments Off

Namco Bandai won’t confirm a Dark Souls 2 PC release date of 25 April

An image is doing the rounds showing a Dark Souls 2 PC Collector’s Edition with a release date of 25 April.

By Peter Parrish | 28 Feb 2014 | 5

State of Decay Lifeline DLC details emerge

The State of Decay Lifeline DLC was announced at the start of the month and we didn’t really have any details about what it would actually contain other than it would include a new map. 

By Paul Younger | 28 Feb 2014 | Comments Off