Ken Levine says next project likely first-person with sci-fi vibe or setting, segmented into chapters
What is BioShock creator Ken Levine doing with this new project of his? He recently took toto answer questions and revealed a little more about his plans, like how storytelling will be different.
Levine wants "narrative Legos" that lets his team insert new story content without it following a set linear path. He wants to be able to swap and change around, so they can "recombine in meaningful ways."
Offworld Trading Company, the economic RTS that marksdesigner Soren Johnson's return to PC gaming, will hit Steam Early Access on February 12, publisher Stardock and development studio have announced.
We've also been given our first look at the game in a new trailer, which showcases a stark sci-fi world in which powerful mega-corporations battle for resources on the surface of Mars.
The single-player open-world of Into the Stars from Fugitive Games is in the last week of its Kickstarter campaign, having secured its $85k goal. Today it's just below $96k with extra pledge add-ons now available.
Into the Stars has us lead a very inexperienced crew across the galaxy to find our new home, and on the way we'll be scavenging and dealing with various alien lifeforms and other shenanigans.
It's a major overhaul for the Matrix in Shadowrun: Hong Kong from Harebrained Schemes as pledges have achieved $700k. Now the team will revise the "look, feel, and gameplay" of the Matrix.
They want it to feel more like you're "traveling in the digital world," as well as add new Intrusion Countermeasures. This isn't the last of the stretch goals because one just opened up at $1 million.
has announced that pre-ordering the action horror Alone in the Dark: Illumination, due early this year, will get you access to the private beta. This gives early access to one single-player campaign.
Another additional beta is to be revealed closer to launch, says Atari. This new Alone in the Dark has us face off against hordes of eldritch nightmares, and also supports multiplayer co-op.
has teased there will be more juicy details on upcoming revival of Star Wars: Battlefront in the "next couple of months", with it due to release "with the Star Wars movie rollout" later this year.
All we have right now is a painfully short teaser of a crashing Snowspeeder on Hoth with a stomping AT-AT. EA are "extremely excited" about the "huge potential" what with Star Wars gearing up again.
Sprawling fantasy epic Dragon Age: Inquisition enjoyed the most successful launch in developer’s history "based on units sold", according to the 2015 EA earnings call.
That will be music to the ears of the Canadian studio, especially after the rather lukewarm reception to Dragon Age 2.
It's been a while since we last heard fromregarding his puzzle game The Witness, but now the developer has on the status of the project.
Blow says that the game is now “Puzzle Complete”, to the tune of 677 different challenges, though work on other important aspects of the game still continues apace.
Ubisoft has released the Hurk Deluxe Pack for Far Cry 4, celebrating the game's most interminable character. With the possible exception of those two stoner tourists.
The DLC pack offers five new story missions and five new custom weapons. It'son all platforms.
The dreaded Undertaker, one of Hearthstone's most infamous minion cards, is beingafter months of fan complaints.
Why is he so hated? Well, whenever you summon a minion with the, the Undertaker gains both one attack and one health. Keep doing that over and over, and Undertaker grows into a real beast of a card.
Even in a cast full of particularly unpleasant characters, Mortal Kombat'sstands out. The acid-spewing lizard is on his way back for Mortal Kombat X.
He's the latest character to be confirmed for's upcoming brawler. Needless to say, something horrible happens if you carry out his Execution move.
Dragon's Dogma Online is a free-to-play spin-off from Capcom's, set to hit PC and consoles next year. Not the port fans were hoping for, but it sounds like the game will retain a lot of the original's features.
The existence of Dragon's Dogma Online was revealed in popular Japanese game mag Famitsu (translation courtesy), along with the first few details about the game.
The PC debut of Dead or Alive 5: Last Round has been pushed back over a month byand , with the new release at the end of March. It was due to hit Steam with its heaving bosom February 17th.
Now the brawler will come with the Halloween 2013 Set for free, which includes 28 costumes. Online modes won't be ready at launch, but should be patched in within 3 months, they say.
Formerand man (give him a chance!) is now at war on all fronts as he leads an army of one in creating his new indie action-strategy game Army 21, which sounds a bit like Renegade.
Except it's turning up the heat a lot. It all starts with 6 teams, which whittles down to the remaining two. As teams get knocked out their players join the surviving teams. It's all about base warfare.
Downloadable content is a mixed bag, butis "making a statement" that it can be a force for good in the world, and not a price-gouging torture. To that end we'll be getting 16 DLC releases free.
That's right, 16 extra pieces of content at no charge for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. Does the studio have no business sense? On the contrary, the DLC is all free because we "just paid full price" for the game.
The Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman and his companyhave teamed up with Sweden-based developer Gaming Corps to work on "well-known brands," that it will announce in March.
Thescheduled March 13-15 is where and when they'll announce their first game in development, with it expected to launch this year. Fingers crossed it's something for PC.
has just updated their multiplayer shooter Block N Load with a new 'youthful skin' as well as introduced two new arenas to enter the map rotation for the beta; The Last Bastion and Shuko Style.
Pre-ordering Block N Load: Fully Loaded Edition gets immediate access to the beta, as well as the 'Skins for the Win' pack. Jagex is currently offering fresh beta keys on their.
Sequel Blackguards 2 is out but some may be wondering what's all the fuss?is releasing four video guides to help ease people into the turn-based RPG, and the first is what's new.
It's over 9 minutes long and new features are at the forefront, from improved mechanics to all-new additions. One major difference in Blackguards 2 is the ability to conquer and defend settlements.
The vanity virus known as 'selfie' has just been confirmed for World of Warcraft ashas included the S.E.L.F.I.E. Camera in the latest Patch 6.1, currently on the Public Test Realms.
There is no known cure for the 'selfie' - it continues to ravage humanity. A level 100 quest called Field Photography will unlock the S.E.L.F.I.E. Camera, which can be upgraded to Mk. II with another quest.
Today marks the release ofDying Light, and we'll be hitting the ground running, climbing and stomping tonight as we live stream via the at 8.00pm GMT.
It's a vast open world to explore with plenty of zombie hooligans to smash on the noggin, but do we have what it takes to last during the night? There's only one way to find out.