15 News

E3 Game Critics Awards 2016 Nominations Announced; Battlefield 1 Leads with 5 Nods

Though the dust has settled after a busy week at this year's E3 2016 earlier this month, the annual E3 Game Critics Awards has revealed its full list of nominees for the biggest and best achievements in ...Read More

on June 29, 2016 11:52 AM
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System Shock Remastered Goes Live on KickStarter, Gets New Pre-Alpha Trailer and Demo

A little over a month ago, developer NightDive Studios announced that their anticipated System Shock remastering project would be making its way to KickStarter. True to their word, the project went live earlier, with a $900,000 KickStarter ...Read More

on June 28, 2016 3:54 PM
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Tumblestone is Rolling to PC and Consoles in July

New trailers have been released for Tumblestone, an upcoming digital game that lauds itself as "the first original action-puzzle game of the past fifteen years". ...Read More

on June 28, 2016 12:15 PM
3 Interviews

Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III – Speaking to Campaign Lead Brent Disbrow

While attending E3 2016 last week I got the chance to sit down with Brent Disbrow, Campaign Lead at developer Relic Entertainment, and talk about Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III. ...Read More

on June 26, 2016 6:29 AM
0 Previews

Tyranny Preview – It’s Good to be Bad

When I last saw Tyranny at GDC in San Francisco it showed lots of promise. The story is presented after evil has already won and taken over the world, and you play as one of the commanders ...Read More

on June 24, 2016 3:42 PM
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You Can Help Yacht Club Games Decide What to Make Next

Yacht Club Games recently put out a suggestion poll to ask players what they should make next.  They mention that whatever game wins will have a retro-graphical style similar to Shovel Knight. You can rate each ...Read More

on June 24, 2016 11:14 AM
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Civilization VI Looks Epic With 12 Minutes of Gameplay Narrated by Sean Bean

Strategy gamers and world conquerers in training have much to look forward to with this fall's release of the long-awaited Civilization VI, with a new gameplay video released to give an in-depth look at the game in ...Read More

on June 23, 2016 9:58 AM
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Hotline Miami 2’s Level Editor Leaves Beta, Now Available on PC/Mac/Linux

Originally released last year, the violent and bloody sequel Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number brought with it the conclusion to the story from the original Hotline Miami, and now has brought the public release of its long-awaited ...Read More

on June 22, 2016 1:36 PM
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Behind-the-Scenes Documentary Series’ First Episode Looks at the Early Days of Mighty No. 9

Since the debut of its Kickstarter campaign in 2013, the Mega Man spiritual successor Mighty No. 9 has had a long journey from its crowdfunding days to its now impending release this week, while players can get ...Read More

on June 20, 2016 12:16 PM
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Hollow Knight Gets New Atmospheric Gameplay Trailer

Team Cherry's fledgling game Hollow Knight may not have been at E3, but the Kickstarted indie darling wanted to share some spotlight. The atmospheric trailer (below) showcases some of the beautiful environments, hand-animated character designs, and somber ...Read More

on June 20, 2016 11:16 AM
3 News

Civilization VI Gives a Look at Unstacking Cities and America in New Videos

For many strategy game players, their free time is about to get a lot shorter with the upcoming release of Civilization VI this fall, with a new pair of videos giving a closer look inside the new ...Read More

on June 20, 2016 10:56 AM
7 Previews

Sid Meier’s Civilization VI Preview – Substantial Iteration

The numbered Civilization games have always been about iteration, but the question each time is, "Does this change enough to justify an entirely new game?" With Civilization VI I believe the answer is yes. ...Read More

on June 16, 2016 11:51 AM
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Get Your Wallets Ready; PayPal Reveals Starting Date for Steam Summer Sale

While the summer tends to be more of a dryspell for new game releases, one of the biggest traditions to keep gamers busy during the warmer months of the year is the annual Steam Summer Sale, with ...Read More

on June 16, 2016 11:23 AM
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Humble Bundle’s E3 Ticket Bundle Offers Tons of Great Deals

Humble Bundle's E3 2016 Digital Ticket Bundle, which is sponsored by Twitch and currently running for the next five days is offering tons of great deals for games, add-ons, subscriptions, demos, and betas. ...Read More

on June 15, 2016 10:48 PM
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Fullbright’s Tacoma Shows Space Exploration and Discovery in New E3 Trailer

Gone Home developer Fullbright is taking players from an intimate game of exploration as seen in the studio's first game out into the reaches of space with its upcoming title Tacoma, with a new trailer giving a ...Read More

on June 14, 2016 10:37 AM
5 News

Steam Client Updated for all Operating Systems, Steam VR, and Streaming

Valve has released a new update for their Steam client that introduces a lot of fixes ranging from general performance to big picture mode and Steam VR. ...Read More

on June 11, 2016 11:57 AM
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Double Fine Introduces Psychonauts 2 Lead Designer; Shows Glimpse on Test Gameplay

Double Fine Productions released a developer diary video today introducing Psychonauts 2 Lead Designer Zak McClendon. ...Read More

on June 10, 2016 5:12 PM
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Torment: Tides of Numenera Physical Release Announced; Published by Techland

Techland (Dying Light) announced today that it will be publishing a physical release of inXile Entertainment's (Wastland 2) game Torment: Tides of Numenera. ...Read More

on June 10, 2016 4:47 PM
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Rocket League, Pro Evolution Soccer 2016, and More Get Discounted in Steam’s Soccer Sale

As the weather is getting warmer it's getting closer to soccer season (or football for the international folks), with Steam swinging in to the sporting season with a full-on sale dedicated to soccer (or soccer-related) titles. ...Read More

on June 10, 2016 10:19 AM
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Steam’s Weekend Deals Include Wasteland 2 Free Weekend, XCOM 2 Discount, and More

It's the calm before the storm as E3 2016 approaches this coming Sunday, but you can at least pick up a few discounted games right to keep you busy before the big event with the latest round ...Read More

on June 10, 2016 10:09 AM
2 News

GOG’s Summer Sale 2016 Offers Two Weeks of Discounts; System Shock 2 Free on GOG Galaxy

With the summer just about in full swing, GOG's annual Summer Sale has returned once more to at least give you some excuse to stay indoors while the weather is warm and enjoy a good game or ...Read More

on June 8, 2016 11:35 AM
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Trademark Filing Appears for Standalone Version of The Witcher 3’s Gwent Card Game

On top of the critical acclaim and huge sales for CD Projekt RED's The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt last year, one of the most beloved elements of the game was its in-game CCG Gwent, which now appears ...Read More

on June 8, 2016 11:17 AM
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Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night Gets New Trailer, Screenshots; Playable Demo Coming

If you want to see more of Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night by Koji Igarashi, more you will see, as a new update was posted today on Kickstarter, and it was a rich one. ...Read More

on June 7, 2016 4:43 PM
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Blizzard Developing Partnership with Facebook; Includes Login, Livestreaming, and More for All Titles

Late last month, players had the chance to dive in to Blizzard Entertainment's newest creation (and their first new IP in nearly two decades) with the highly-anticipated Overwatch, with the studio having now confirmed it's looking to ...Read More

on June 6, 2016 1:12 PM
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Yooka-Laylee Gets Release Window of Q1 2017; New Trailer Shows Colorful Platforming Gameplay

With inspiration drawn straight from classic platformers, the Kickstarter-funded Yooka-Laylee certainly has a lot to live up to (alongside its many, many donations received), with a new trailer showcasing its vibrant gameplay and a release window. ...Read More

on June 6, 2016 11:16 AM
1 News

Cities: Skylines, The Escapists, Steam Controller, and More Featured in Steam’s Weekend Deals

As the weather is getting warmer and summer is on the horizon, it's never a bad time to take some time indoors to beat the heat with a good game or two, with Steam's latest rotation of ...Read More

on June 3, 2016 11:10 AM
3 News

Minecraft Reaches Over 100M in Sales Globally; Over 40M Players Per Month

It's an understatement to say that Minecraft has been a phenomenon since the game's official release in 2011, though with developer Mojang's most recent information regarding the massively-popular sandbox title, it's even easier to say it's been ...Read More

on June 2, 2016 10:25 AM
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Superhot Getting Free DLC; Superhot VR Coming Exclusively to Oculus Rift This Year

Originally released earlier this year on PC and Xbox One, the slow-mo shooter Superhot quickly became a sleeper hit with its unique take on first-person shooter mechanics, and now those that want to get superhotter will be ...Read More

on June 1, 2016 12:38 PM
1 News

SteamWorld Heist for PS4 and Playstation Vita Delayed One Week

The PS4 and Playstation Vita versions of Image & Form's newest game, SteamWorld Heist, have been delayed for about a week in both the United States and Europe.  It was originally supposed to come out on ...Read More

on May 27, 2016 1:05 PM
3 News

Total War: Warhammer Sets New Franchise Sales Record; Half a Million in First Few Days

Since Total War: Warhammer launched on Tuesday, May 24, the game has gone onto sell more than half a million units, SEGA has announced. ...Read More

on May 27, 2016 10:34 AM