Bedlam, a first person shooter based on the book trilogy by Christopher Brookmyre of the same name, is now available on Steam. The game is an homage to first person shooters, covering the history of the genre.
Archer is the fourth pinball table that will be a part of the "Balls of Steel" pinball table pack for Pinball FX2, joining other Fox cartoons including Family Guy, American Dad! and Bob's Burgers. Zen Studio has also announced a 20 October 2015 release date for the pack.
, more than nine million players took part in the recent Star Wars: Battlefront open Beta. Turns out (shockingly) that there's a lot of fans out there.
"Yesterday, the Star Wars™ Battlefront™ beta surpassed a major milestone: more than nine million players logged in and played," writes the game's senior producer Sigurlina Ingvarsdottir. "That makes this the single largest beta in the history of EA. We could not be happier that so many of you wanted to come in to get a small taste of what our passionate team has been working on."
update for MMO has dropped today, adding a new area called Stepstone Isle that offers story quests for characters of all levels.
To help out new players, character creation has been given a bit of a tweaking, with the addition of an "active starting menu" that lets you try out the various races and classes in the game before you commit.
As part of the 15th anniversary celebrations for the original, publisher Square Enix and developer Eidos Montreal have authorised the release of a fan-created mod for the game.
Rather than simply improving textures or adding a few new graphical upgrades, the 'Revision' mod overhauls the environments and soundtrack of the original, adding new areas and extra world-building details. You can
has squashed a bug in Civilization Beyond Earth: Rising Tide which caused your allies to abandon you every time an enemy faction declared war.
I swear, I never even noticed it when I. Perhaps that's because I spent my time cowering in the corner of the map, stealing everyone else's hard-earned scientific research.
has released the Wasteland 2 Director's Cut today, and along with its improved graphics, extra character development options and additional voicework, the best news is that it's free for all owners of the original game.
It's a pretty extensive reworking of the post-apocalyptic RPG, whichwas a fun, if slightly rough and overlong journey. It's extensive enough that your old save games will no longer work with this new version, which has to be downloaded as a standalone title in your Steam library or from your GOG.com account. Digital versions from other retailers will roll out soon.
Did you know that there's a newgame in the works? I had absolutely no idea, which made it particularly surprising when land-based strategy prequel Homeworld: Shipbreakers popped up at the recently.
Be warned, much of the presentation consists of rather dry discussions of camera techniques and the like, but there is a trailer that demos the game's combat and setting. Remember those massive capital ships from the excellent Homeworld 2? Here you're scavenging parts needed to complete their construction, which means the focus is on atmospheric aircraft and tank combat rather than the series' trademark tank battles.
Firewatch looks like a very, a first-person tale that casts you as a fire lookout in the Wyoming wilderness, whose only companion is the voice on the other end of a radio.
There's more to it than that, of course, but developer Campo Santo - a team comprised of veteran developers behind such games as BioShock 2 and The Walking Dead: Season One - understandably doesn't want to spoil anything just yet. The studio hasa February 9, 2016 release date for the game, and says it will start to reveal a little more during the build-up to launch.
While it doesn't have a singleplayer story mode (boo, hiss), there's no shortage of multiplayer modes to be found in's upcoming Star Wars: Battlefront. Only two were shown off in the recent open Beta, but now the developers have on three other ways to play.
Hero Hunt has one player spawn as a Hero character, and seven others as normal foot-soldiers. The troopers have to hunt Darth Vader, Boba Fett or whoever down, and the player that nets the killing blow respawns as a Hero themselves. It's an extended boss fight, basically.
Cargo mode, meanwhile, is Battlefront's take on Capture the Flag. The only real difference from the traditional setup here is that you don't have to have your cargo present at your base in order to score a point. "This creates a tug of war experience where you simply need to collect as much cargo as possible," says DICE. Cargo is a 6v6 mode, more tactical and small-scale than the showpiece cinema of Walker Assault.
Daybreak has announced that all of the updates that are currently on the test server will be installed on the live server on the 14 October 2015. This will require the developer to wipe the entire server and player info.
Gamers who expected a Might and Magic: Heroes VII DVD in the $99.99 Collector's Edition of the game were disappointed to find only codes for it and the soundtrack. Ubisoft apologized for the misleading photo which depicted discs; the description itself stated that there would be codes.
Gamers won't have to play through the entire single player campaign of Call of Duty: Black Ops III to see the ending, as all of the campaign's chapters will be available the minute the player boots up the game.
Rocket League developer Psyonix has announced that on the very day that Marty McFly traveled to in Back to the Future, Part II, 21 October 2015, the time-traveling DeLorean will officially be one of the playable Battle-Cars in the futuristic footie game.
Adventure movie cheesiness the highlight of Shadows of Evil prologue for Call of Duty: Black Ops III
While the main campaign of Call of Duty: Black Ops III is a dark techno-thriller, the zombie-infested Shadows of Evil is made of pure cheese, starring major actors including Jeff Goldblum, Heather Graham, Neal McDonough, and Ron Perlman.
Developer Fatshark has released a new trailer for their upcoming co-op shooter Warhammer: The End Times - Vermintide, which shows off Bardin Goreksson, the wild, reckless Dwarven Ranger.
Ubisoft has posted a new trailer showing off the German counter-terrorism GSG 9 operators in their upcoming multiplayer shooter Rainbow Six: Siege.
Indie developer C63 Industries has announced that their dotty platformer Pixel: ru², which is currently in Steam Early Access, has 10 new levels, Steam Achievements and bug fixes.
The Behemoth has announced that a new content update will be coming to the Steam version of their four-player co-op beat'em up Castle Crashers, "Barbarian Makeover".
Nomad Games, best known for their adaptation of Talisman, the popular fantasy board game, has announced they have thrown their hat into the publishing ring.