Star Wars: Battlefront is turning heads for certain and is turning out to be the greatest game launch in the history of the Star Wars franchise, as well as the strongest digital launch in EA's history. An open letter from Patrick Söderlund, Executive Vice President of EA Studios expressed gratitude, but also hinted at plans for free DLC outside of 'Battle for Jakku'.
Just Cause 3 is only about a week away from bringing light into our holidays in the form of numerous and gratuitous explosions in its signature style of open-world gameplay. With that in mind, Square Enix and Avalanche posted a video showing off an hour of the game.
Free Star Wars Battlefront DLC Battle for Jakku available December 1 for preorders, introduces new game mode
Electronic Arts has announced that The Battle for Jakku, a free downloadable content pack for Star Wars: Battlefront, will be available 1 December 2015 for players who preordered the game, and a week later on the 8th for those who didn't. The DLC adds a new game mode, Turning Point, and two new maps.
Indie developer Prelude Games Factory has launched the Kickstarter for their Gothic sandbox MMO,"inhabited by vampires, werewolves and ghosts," with the possibility of perma-death.
DiRT Rally is the latest episode of the long-running offroad rally racing series and is currently in Steam Early Access. However, if a German Amazon store page is to be believed, it'll be officially launched on 8 December 2015, and will get a physical release, no less.
Creative Assembly has announced a new major expansion for Total War: Attila, the Age of Charlemagne, which takes place long after Attila's reign had ended, during the Medieval Age. It will be released on 10 December 2015.
The game puts the player in the role of Charlemagne in the year 768 AB, "as one of the greatest kings in history endeavours to bring peace to the continent… by whatever means necessary."
Gamers who shelled out the bucks for the Season Pass for Batman: Arkham Knight can download the November downloadable content that includes two new story missions and some Batman vs. Superman content.
A new survey has popped up for gamers who've played Need for Speed. The survey was emailed to owners of the game, but it's open to anyone who wishes to give their opinion at Surveymonkey.
One of the more curious omissions from Star Wars Battlefront was the lack of any wars among the stars. Space battles were something that the developer actually teased early in the year by mentioning Star Destroyers involved in dogfights.
When EA Dice posted a screenshot from Star Wars Battlefront on Twitter asking "Have you seen better StarWarsBattlefront moments than these?", the fan reaction was swift and sarcastic, along the lines of "yeah, space battles".
Team17, best known for developing the Worms series, has a very promising 2016 as a game publisher as well, and the studio released a new trailer showing off some of the titles that it will be putting out next year.
Spearhead Games' action-RPG Stories: Path of Destinies, an action-RPG that puts you in the role of a fox, was announced yesterday as a PlayStation Network title. Shortly after, however, it was revealed that a PC version would be released as well.
Infocom had a long and storied history in the formative years of the video game industry running all the way back to 1980. Thanks to the efforts of one Jason Scott and industry legend and former Infocom employee, Steve Meretzky, a hefty chunk of that history is now available to view online.
Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Siege is fast approaching and Ubisoft is gearing players up to take a sneak peak at a bunch of features for the game and test out the systems. Players who have access to the upcoming Open Beta can pre-load it onto their platform of choice now.
The first run of Steam Machines hit the market only a couple weeks ago, offering the Steam OS in a new platform meant to be built and customized for hardcore gamers. However, it would seem that at least one set of machines is catching a hefty discount today.
Star Wars: Battlefront hosts a bunch of nods to the classic trilogy like the Wilhelm scream or the numerous classic lines delivered by heroes, but there's an Easter egg that was discovered recently featuring perhaps the most infamously hilarious bit from Star Wars movies.
It was one year ago that Frima Studio released their plucky and colorful platformer, Chariot. Today, in honor of the anniversary, Frima came out with new DLC for Chariot in the form of the 'Royal Gadget Pack'.
Everyone loves to use the console to cheat. It's where most of the fun of the game comes from, almost as much as modding. However, community manager Pete Hines is warning people using the console will foul up save files and may corrupt them.
An enterprising fellow ongot his hands on the box art for the PC version of Just Cause 3, which revealed the system requirements.
Daybreak Game Company, formerly Sony Online Entertainment, unveiled the hotly anticipated base building feature for their MMOFPS Planetside 2, along with some other upcoming features.
With base building, players will have the ability to harvest and then construct temporary fortifications, using vehicles called."ANTs" (Advanced Nanite Transports.) ANTs harvest resource nodes which will appear around the map. With it will come goals that offer sub-objectives outside the typical base fight.
Bethesda hason Steam that 1.2.33 update is now available in Steam Beta. As is usual with most beta patches, players are warned that the patch may not be stable.