Latest news

Alien Isolation's fifth DLC pack The Trigger released, is the “most challenging yet” according to developers

article image

SEGA and Creative Assembly have released Alien Isolation's fifth DLC pack, titled The Trigger, which once again peeks behind the scenes of the game's main campaign.

In this case, by letting you play as Ricardo, the Sevastopol Station's Deputy Marshal. Set before the events of Isolation, The Trigger sees Ricardo team up with Marshal Waits to try and blow the xenomorph up. Three guesses as to how that went.

Valve announces Source Engine 2, streaming hardware Steam Link, and VR tech Lighthouse at GDC

article image

Valve officially announced Source Engine 2 at GDC 2015 yesterday and confirmed that, much like Epic's Unreal Engine 4, the graphics engine will be free for developers to make use of.

Source 2 is of course the successor to the venerable engine that debuted back in 2004, and powered hits such as Half-Life 2, Team Fortress 2, and Titanfall.

Epic showcases Unreal Tournament reboot's snazzy new Outpost 23 map

article image

Epic has released a new update for its upcoming, community-developed Unreal Tournament reboot, this time letting players explore Outpost 23, the game's first fully-textured map.

The collaborative project has been opened up in the last few weeks by the announcement that the Unreal Engine 4 tools are now freely available for everyone. Well, as long as you pay Epic a 5% cut of all your sales, that is.

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare multiplayer to get 16 more Prestige levels

article image

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is set to get another 16(!) levels of multiplayer Prestige, allowing dedicated run 'n gunners to level all the way up to the hallowed rank of Grand Master.

Doing so will earn you possibly the most egregiously hideous armour set I have ever seen. Seriously, it looks like some kind of nightmarish, blackcurrant-flavour android.

Bioware releases full list of changes on the way in Dragon Age: Inquisition's Patch 5 update

article image

Bioware has released the full update notes for Dragon Age: Inquisition's Patch 5, an incoming batch of tweaks, improvements and additions that should help sort out a few common issues with the fantasy RPG.

As expected the update adds a party storage chest to the Undercroft at your secret base in Skyhold, and adds the ability to adjust the size of subtitles. A planned auto-attack option doesn't appear to have been included, however.

Capcom has added local co-op support to Revelations 2 on PC

article image

Rejoice everybody! Though a plucky modder actually managed to beat them to it, Capcom has finally added local co-op to the PC version of Resident Evil: Revelations 2.

Revelations 2 supports split-screen local co-op in both campaign and raid mode, and though the update containing the fix is only available in beta form right now, everyone can download it.

AMD talks future of Mantle, confirms that Battlefield: Hardline will support it at launch

article image

AMD has confirmed that Battlefield: Hardline will support its graphics API Mantle at launch, despite the game not doing so in the recent open beta.

Its absence caused some players to wonder if Visceral's upcoming cop thriller would add Mantle support after launch, as was the case with Battlefield 4.

Show more