Greetings Backloggers! Welcome to the thirteenth iteration of this column. Thirteen is often considered an unlucky number, and perhaps this week’s game is unlucky as well. At the least, it’s a ghost, a dead game pulled from Steam and existing solely in people’s accounts, and lurking in the forgotten depths of Steam traders’ inventories.
The Warhammer 40,000 series continues to be a strategy juggernaut. Rolling out later in 2017, Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III signals a long awaited return for the franchise, and Sega has been only too happy to show off a new trailer and some vignettes for each of the three major factions. What is there expect? Let’s dig into all the trailer so far!
Earlier today, developer Terrible Posture Games and publisher Grip Digital, unveiled its upcoming PC and console game, Mothergunship, which combines two genres into one terrifying bullet-hell FPS hybrid experience.
With Ghost Recon Wildlands just less than a month away, Ubisoft announced that the critically acclaimed writers Don Winslow and Shane Salerno were part of the writing team for the game’s narrative. Winslow is the award-winning and #1 internationally bestselling novelist of The Cartel, The Power of the Dog and Savages. Salerno is a huge name in the film industry, as he is currently working wi...[Read More]
I’m a sucker for open world RPG games. The amount of time that I have put into games such as Skyrim and Fallout is a little embarrassing. So when I heard of The Division, I was hopeful for a current survival based RPG. It didn’t pan out however. Then I heard about Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: The Wildlands. I was skeptical. I had been burnt once before, and didn’t want to go through the heartbreak ag...[Read More]
At first when I saw this email I was intrigued to check out what Rosenkreuzstilette happens to be since it happens to be releasing today. Well, I’m pretty glad I did because this seems like something my writers and I would play. What is it you ask? Let’s dig into what this game from Darksquid Media and published by Playism with the full information from the announcement below!
CI Games just revealed a new incentive to those who are unsure of getting Sniper Ghost Warrior 3. Most games nowadays offer some sort of expansion or season pass, and Sniper Ghost Warrior 3 will be no different. In general, the season pass is gonna cost $29.99, however, CI Games is now offering the season pass for free to anyone who pre-orders the game, which is set to release April 7th (PS4 and P...[Read More]
ZeniMax Media Inc. who’s the parent company to video game publisher Bethesda Softworks, announced that it has acquired Escalation Studios, located in Dallas, TX. This company was founded in 2007 by industry veterans Tom Mustaine and Marc Tardif, Escalation’s team has helped build and support some of the biggest franchises in the industry – including id Software’s award-winning first-person s...[Read More]
Are you a fan of the Hitman series but can’t bring yourself to buy a digital copy of the latest title? You’re in luck! HITMAN – The Complete First Season officially released yesterday in a day one Steelbook edition on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.
Greetings Backloggers! After a few weeks of old school console gaming pain, I needed a break. Something simple. Something that wouldn’t challenge my reflexes. Something cheerful and uplifting.
Riptide GP: Renegade released last June for the PlayStation 4 as a water adrenaline junkie’s “wet” dream. Perform stunts, dodge cops, and boost across waves to edge your way to the front of the pack. With 8 player online, 4 player split screen multiplayer, we were able to test our friends’ abilities on the hydrojet. Up until now, this title was only on the PlayStation 4. Ve...[Read More]
The next major expansion for Neverwinter is releasing February 21, 2017 on PC! Neverwinter: The Cloaked Ascendancy takes place after the events of Storm King’s Thunder. With the Spellplague’s seemingly unending cloud blanketing the city of Neverwinter, danger continues to loom as Gyrion the Ascendant and others of the Cloak Tower return. Members of the Cloaked Ascendancy aim their mi...[Read More]