This is a final reminder that The Bureau: XCOM Declassified is currently being offered for free. Humble Bundle is currently offering 2K’s 2013 Cold War Tactical Shooter as a gift for the Holidays. If you partake in this holly jolly gift, an email will be sent with a 10% off code for Humble Bundle Monthly. This month, get Quantum Break, The Long Dark, and Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II and more w...[Read More]
Say streamers, what time is it? Have you realized that you do, in fact, know Jack? Are you Quiplashed out? Then developer Snap Finger Click wants you to know that It’s Quiz Time!
Readers may remember our previous coverage of indie romance roguelike Ambition: A Minuet in Power, and the note that developer Joy Manufacturing Co. was planning a Kickstarter to help fund development. The day has finally come, and the game’s Kickstarter page is now live, along with a tasty new trailer video.
Almost always, when a game comes out based on a movie it is typically built as a quick cash grab, a way for studios to make more money on the name than just the film. These deals have made some of the worst games in history, but Way Forward may have proved that they can take a flawed, poorly performing film and make it into a great game. Mummy Demastered is the game in question, one that takes the...[Read More]
My flight of four helicopters lifted off from the forward firebase almost simultaneously. Comprised of three heavily armed UH-1D Huey gunships and an OH-6A “Loach” scout, we set out across the rice paddies of a Vietnam map to rain down hatred and discontent upon our Russian equipped foes. With the signature Whup-whup-whup sound of the Huey’s rotors filling my headphones, it only lacked a bit of ap...[Read More]
Samurai Edo period team dodgeball. No, this isn’t a typo, Japanese videogame publisher Happinet is announcing the new game Dodgeball Rising! coming to Steam Early access. Set during an alternative history take on Japan’s Edo period, where swords and duels have been banned by the government, everyone from Samurai to Geisha have no choice but to settle their conflicts with Dodgeball. It&...[Read More]
Today Ubisoft® revealed new details, and a new trailer, for Far Cry® 5’s online co-op mode, nicknamed “Friends for Hire.” In this mode, players can team up with a friend to free Hope County, Montana, from the doomsday cult infesting the area.
It may not be the most well known trade show, but Spiel Essen 2017 is a Sporting Goods, Toys, and Games fair in Essen, Germany. It’s also where digital board game publisher Asmodee Digital chose to reveal new trailers for some of their upcoming games.
“Never split the party.” It’s wisdom handed down from generations of RPG experience, and reinforced in almost every horror movie, and every episode of Scooby Doo. Now upcoming 3D real-time dungeon runner RPG Hyakki Castle has decided to flip that bit of time honored advice on its head, with an entire combat system built around splitting the party. Madness!
Square Enix has announced a remastered version of 2009’s Star Ocean: The Last Hope, to be released worldwide for Sony PlayStation 4 and Windows PCs via Steam. Available only as a digital download, the game will be a full HD remaster and include 4k display support.
Most RPGs fall neatly into one of two categories: fantasy, or science fiction. Maybe a third category for post-apocalyptic wasteland, depending on how the writer in question is doing the categorization. But ELEX, a new action RPG from veteran developer Piranha Bytes, seeks to take all those genres, shove them into a blender, and create a delicious milkshake that will bring all the gamers to the ya...[Read More]
Like an AH-64 Apache screaming over a ridge to surprise a tank convoy, rotor-sim Heliborne has launched out of Steam Early Access and into full release. The inaugural game from developer JetCat Games, Heliborne covers fifty American and Russian/USSR helicopters over the past seventy years.