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Creative Assembly shows off campaign gameplay in new Total War: Warhammer developer walkthrough

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Creative Assembly has released a new developer diary walking players through the campaign gameplay of their upcoming strategy title Total War: Warhammer. The video covers the world map, which shows off faction territory claims and diplomatic alliances, as well as covering the royal promotions and appointments.

Open world action-RPG Cornerstone: The Song of Tyrim launching on April 26th

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One of the more ambitious Kickstarter-funded games, Cornerstone: The Song of Tyrim will finally be released on April 26th on major digital distributors including GOG.com, Humble Store and others. The game is "a sweeping fantasy tale in which combat, crafting, and physics-based puzzle-solving collide."

PC version of Quantum Break confirmed, coming April 5th

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Last August, Microsoft stated they hadn't "ruled out" a PC version of their heavily hyped Xbox One exclusive time-twisting game Quantum Break, which was developed by Alan Wake developer Remedy. Months later, Microsoft has confirmed today it will be coming to Windows 10 on 5th April.

English language version of Heaven's Hope lands on Earth on February 25th

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Publisher Eurovideo Medien has announced that the English language launch of heavenly point-and-click adventure game Heaven's Hope will be landing on Steam on February 25th. The comedic game was developed by German studio Mosaic Mask.

Free-to-play online multiplayer game based on Grimm TV series announced - Grimm: Dark Legacy

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GamesCo has announced that a new free-to-play online multiplayer game based on the NBC fantasy television show Grimm has been announced - Grimm: Dark Legacy. The game will take place several hundred years before the show's modern setting.

Snowy Alaska-based survival horror multiplayer game The Wild Eight announced

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Russia-based indie developer 8 Points has announced a new multiplayer survival horror game for PC and Xbox One called The WIld Eight, in which players can either work together or look out for themselves in a hostile, strange Alaskan wilderness using an isometric action-RPG format.

Hitman to take full advantage of DX12, system specs revealed

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AMD has announced that it and IO Interactive have collaborated to make sure that Hitman takes full advantage of DirectX 12, with AMD's cards optimized to take advantage of its features.

Artsy indie survival game the Flame in the Flood launches this month

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There's lots of ways to survive in games. Y'wanna survive zombie apocalypses? You got it! Wanna survive as a badger? Hey, you're covered. How about surviving a post-apocalypse with a trusty canine companion? You're not stuck with Fallout anymore!

Descent creators Kickstart spiritual successor Overload

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I sadly missed out on the original Descent back in the day, but it looks like I’m in luck, because the original creators of the six degrees of freedom shooter are building a spiritual successor.

Frozen Synapse 2 exists, promises open world tactics

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Frozen Synapse 2 exists, and it’s promising “open world tactics.”

American Truck Simulator has a demo now

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Okay, okay. I get it. Maybe trucking up and down the highway isn’t your cup of tea. It’s not the most exciting or engaging thing in the world. There are already a lot of really terrific games out this year.

Forced Showdown launches on March 29th

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BetaDwarf has announced that the third game in the Forced series, Forced Showdown, will be arriving this coming March 29th. The game takes the original concept, turns it into "a modern mash-up of a top-down, twin stick action rogue-lite that combines the strategy of a deck-building card game."

First episode of The Walking Dead: Michonne arriving February 23rd

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Telltale Games has announced that the first game of their Walking Dead "miniseries" starring Michonne will be arriving on February 23rd. The first episode is titled In Too Deep, which takes place during her absence between issues #126 and #139 of the comic book.

Borislav Slavov hired to compose score for Divinity: Original Sin 2

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Larian has announced in a Kickstarter update that the studio has found a composer to create the score to their highly anticipated sequel, Divinity: Original Sin 2. Slavov had written the score to such games as Knights of Honor, Two Worlds II, Gothic 3, Crysis 2, Crysis 3, and Ryse: Son of Rome.

Indie first person puzzle game The Guest gets March 10th release date

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Indie developer Team Gotham's first person puzzle game, The Guest, finally has a publisher, 505 Games. The game, which earned numerous awards on the indie showcase circuit for the past 2 years, will be hitting Steam on March 10th for $9.99.

Gigantic developer engages in second round of layoffs in two months

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Two months ago, Gigantic developer Motiga laid off 16 staff members, with the developer stating it was undeterred in its quest to bring the crossplatform MOBA to PC and Xbox One. Today, the developer announced more "significant, temporary studio layoffs."

First-person exploration game Eastshade gets its first trailer

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I’ve killed a lot of things in video games. I’ve seen a lot of action. More than a few explosions. It’s been great and all, but a wise man once said “life in the fast lane will surely make you lose your mind.” Sometimes you just want something a little more slow-paced.

Pre-orders for “Oculus-ready” PC bundles to open soon

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Are video games just not yet real enough for you? Will you just not be satisfied until you’re fully immersed in a VR world? Are you concerned that your PC isn’t up to the task of rendering Oculus-level virtual environments? Well, brother or sister, have I got an offer for you!

Plague Inc: Evolved mutates into a final release next week

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Bioweapons. They’re all the rage! Admit it, you’ve always wanted to wipe out the human race by developing an unstoppable, untreatable pathogen.

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