The long, long, long development of DayZ is expected to pay off with a 'full version' of the survival game in the first half of 2016, says team behind it at .
They've reached an "important project milestone" having been in Early Access for a year on Steam. The road map for DayZ has been laid out through 2015 with diseases next year.
has just released an announcement trailer for Book Two of their episodic adventure Dreamfall Chapters. While there's no hard date yet the studio promises it's "coming soon!"
The trailer, summing up the series, also has brief glimpses of Book Two in action which is titled 'Rebels'. Dreamfall Chapters is a collision of two worlds embodying science and magic.
Warsaw-based, founded by former developers, has announced it took just two days for This War of Mine to climb out of development costs and start turning a profit.
They rocketed up Steam's top sellers chart when it launched November 14th. This game centres around warfare, but we don't actually 'pick a side' but instead manage terrified civilians hiding out.
UPDATE: The lighting 'downgrade' on the patched PS4 version of the game is not limited to just one platform, it has been. It's also the result of a bug linked to the 'Time of Day' setting in the game. It's unlikely this has been addressed in the PC patch yet to release either.
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According to those who've got their PS4 versions of Assassin's Creed: Unity patched, the whopping 2GB update that targets performance issues also 'downgrades' the visuals - specifically the lighting.
It hasn't been confirmed as of yet but images are surfacing with rather damning comparisons. Troubling is that the PC is due a performance update which is yet to go live. Will it follow suit?
have just booted a hotfix patch to Football Manager 2015, taking the game to version 15.1.4. It optimises save speeds, fixes a rare crash and should stop game launch troubles.
The Match Engine has also seen a number of tweaks like player movements and the mighty power of the offside rule. The Greek Superleague scheduling was also fixed.
The latest 'Letter from the Chairman' fromChris Roberts announces the latest record-breaking milestone of $63 million for space sim Star Citizen. It's thanks to the recent anniversary sales.
Roberts stresses "you don't need anything beyond" a basic starter pack to get in Star Citizen early, but the studio is grateful to those still contributing so they can invest in "bigger or additional ships".
Publisher Daedalic Entertainment has announced that it will develop a video game version of The Pillars of the Earth based on the best-selling novel from author
An adventure game set in a medieval English town, the project's barely up and running yet. it's scheduled for release on PC and consoles in 2017.
Dragon Agegames are well known for their entertaining inter-party squabbles, but some players have noticed that latest installment Inquisition is a bit lacking in that department.
That's not due to laziness on developer's part, but rather a big in the game that prevents party banter from starting up.
Amplitude Studios has been hard at work cooking up a heady brew of new content for its two flagship 4X games, the fantasy-flavoured Endless Legend and the sci-fi Endless Space.
Legends add-onadds a new community-chosen minor faction, the 'Eyeless One', plus 10 new side-quests and some other enhancements, while Endless Space's adds eight new exploration random events, 24 colonization random Events, a new Vaulters introduction and more.
announced yesterday that its open-world zombie survival title DayZ will be going up in price - from 23.99 EUR/ $29.99 to 27.99 EUR/ $34.99.
Along with that rather unwelcome news, the studioits development plan going forward into 2015.
Log in to play Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare this week, and you'll be in with a chance of unlocking a unique commando skin for your character.
According toit's "a special thanks" to fans who've been playing the near-future shooter in its earliest weeks, and you'll only be able to earn it until December 1.
Runic’s action RPG Torchlight is a terrific little hack-and-slash lootfest, and its sequel Torchlight 2 gives Diablo 3 a serious run for its money in terms of sheer addictive fun.
So here's some good news for anyone who doesn't own a copy of either game; Arc Games isthe first tile for free and the sequel for only $5.
Hideo Kojima is set to show off a new and improved version of Metal Gear Online at The Game Awards next week,host Geoff Keighley.
Metal Gear first went online back in Metal Gear Solid 3 for the PS2, while multiplayer elements were also found in Metal Gear Solid 4. Knowing Kojima, he's probably got something intriguing up his sleeve for next year's Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain.
has apologised for the shaky launch of Assassin's Creed: Unity, and is now offering a choice of several free games as compensation to those who purchased the game's Season Pass.
If you didn't buy the Pass, which has now been withdrawn from sale, you'll still be able to claim Unity's first piece of DLC content, titled Dead Kings, for free.
Steam's Autumn sale has kicked off, though Valve is actually calling it the . It runs until Tuesday December 2.
As usual the sale is split into various daily deals, with the first batch of offers including Lords of the Fallen, Watch Dogs, Civilization: Beyond Earth and more.
CEO and creator of Broken Sword, Charles Cecil, has warned everyone to brace themselves for "catastrophic Kickstarters within the next year," saying many underestimate funds they need.
He says the crowd-funding platform was a "great tool two years ago," thanks to it being fresh, but time is catching up. Broken Sword 5 raised $771k frombut it covered less than a third of costs.
The hex and turn-based strategy Warhammer 40,000: Armageddon is out today with a sale on until December 3rd with 25% off. The Imperial Hive World ofis under threat by Ork invasion.
Really, if you name a planet 'Armageddon' you're just asking for it. A "massive space hulk" is drifting to the planet full of Orks led by the Prophet of the Waaagh! Over 30 scenarios and 300 units await.
The insanity that isis almost ready to plague the United States, simulating if you will the national panic of a zombie apocalypse-style rush for consumer goods. has joined the madness.
That means there are savings to be had for StarCraft 2, Diablo 3 and of course the big cheese, World of Warcraft. The latter includes all expansions up to Warlords of Draenor, the latest addition.
MMO RuneScape will be charging more for subscriptions soon for new members, while those already subscribed will stick with their current billing, unless you stop paying for more than 14 days.
Developeris offering a Premier Club from December 1st which offers to "lock in" membership as well as a "massive pack of rewards". The price rise is in Q1 2015.
Publisherhas dated the sequel Blackguards 2, the turn-based strategy RPG based on fantasy universe. Fan feedback has been instrumental to the team.
It will release for PC and Mac on January 20th next year, confirms Daedalic, and the RPG continues to use the rulebook of The Dark Eye. It will be available through Steam, GOG and more.