Latest Stories

Vive VR Dev Kits Releasing Free Soon - But Don't Expect To Get In

March 27, 2015, 11:03 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

Valve and HTC will be offering signups for their Vive dev kits soon. The bad news; they will definitely have limited slots. The good news, the kits will be free. The bad news (again):

Continue Reading

CABAL 2 Previews Wizard And Priest, Closed Beta Launching End Of April

March 27, 2015, 10:55 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

ESTSoft has shared a new preview of two classes for upcoming MMO CABAL 2. The game is, of course, the sequel to MMO Cabal Online, which boasted 30 million players from 60 countries. ESTSoft has

Continue Reading

Humble Store Goes 2K Krazy; Any 2K Game Gets You Spec Ops Free

March 27, 2015, 10:42 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

2K Games is the latest to offer up their games on sale on Humble, and they didn't unveil any Humble Bundle, they still have a good promo on offer. Any purchase gets you a free copy

Continue Reading

Dark Souls 2 Scholar of the First Sin Has Confusing Pricing (But You Could Save Money)

March 27, 2015, 10:26 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

Dark Souls 2 Scholar of the First Sin has some confusing pricing, but you'll want to read up, as it could save you some dollars. From Software has created enhancements for DirectX11, but if

Continue Reading

Oculus Revealed At Facebook Event, Fails To Impress Buzzfeed

March 27, 2015, 10:02 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

Oculus Rift was unveiled to the general public at Facebook's F8 event. Unfortunately, it failed to impress the non-gaming media. Oculus Chief Scientist Michael Abrash gave a talk at the event titled "Why Virtual Reality Matters

Continue Reading

Life is Strange Offers Time Manipulation And Decision Making Gameplay

March 27, 2015, 2:56 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

The episodic adventure known as Life is Strange is taking strides to give The Walking Dead series a run for its money. The game is developed by Dontnod and is published by Square-Enix. However, when

Continue Reading

Life is Strange: Episode 2 Review

March 27, 2015, 12:23 pm | review | 0 comment(s)

Developer: Dontnod Publisher: Square-Enix Platform: PC [Reviewed], PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One Release Date: March 24, 2015 Price: $4.99 [Per episode] It’s tough to talk about the happenings within an episodic adventure and not spoil its contents.

Continue Reading

EA:Battlefield Hardline DRM Does Not Limit PC Parts, But Number Of PCs Registered

March 26, 2015, 10:45 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

EA has clarified earlier reports that Battlefield Hardline on PC comes with intrusive DRM. It actually does something else, which isn't as bad, but isn't all that great either. These are EA's exact words: Origin

Continue Reading

GOG Throws Shade At Steam With Expanded Refunds Policy

March 26, 2015, 10:32 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

GOG has expanded upon their refunds policy, not just for the benefit of the customers, but clearly as a swipe on Steam. On their State of Customer Experience post, they reveal that they have

Continue Reading

PR vs. VR: Is Virtual Reality Here to Stay or Short Term Play?

March 26, 2015, 8:53 pm | article | 0 comment(s)

Is there room for VR in the PC gaming market?

Continue Reading

Zynga 2011-2012 Fraud Lawsuit Continues

March 26, 2015, 8:47 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

Zynga is still dealing with a fraud lawsuit from 3 years ago, as U.S. District Judge Jeffrey White denied Zynga's motion to dismiss the class action lawsuit. The suit alleges that Zynga lied to

Continue Reading

Ys VI and Akiba's Trip Trekking To PC For Spring

March 26, 2015, 8:34 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

XSEED Games has revealed that they will be bringing Ys VI and Akiba's Trip to PCs this coming spring. Both games were previously PlayStation exclusives, and will be coming up on Steam and GOG with additional

Continue Reading

Pillars of Eternity – First Impressions

March 26, 2015, 1:03 pm | article | 0 comment(s)

Playing Baldur’s Gate was one of the foundational experiences of my young gaming life. Along with its Infinity Engine cousins, Fallout and Planescape: Torment, it proved that great fantasy and science fiction was not confined

Continue Reading

SMITE Going On One-Year Sale, AMA, Prior To Xbox One Launch

March 25, 2015, 11:50 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

It's a big week for Hi-Rez as they celebrate SMITE's one year anniversary with a sale, and AMA. The game has grown rapidly given its age, with 7 million active players today. If you'd like to

Continue Reading

EA Sports Explains FIFA Ultimate Team's Pricing Blowing Off Cheaters

March 25, 2015, 11:38 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

EA Sports has revealed that the new FIFA Ultimate Team pricing is intended to discourage cheaters and coin hoarders. This follows the removal of trade offers and the temporary outage for the Market itself. Now,

Continue Reading

Battlefield Hardline DRM Snoops Into Your Hardware

March 25, 2015, 11:21 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

Fans found out that Battlefield Hardline's DRM invades your privacy, by monitoring your PC hardware. If you change your PC hardware five times, the game will lock on you for 24 hours. While it seems that

Continue Reading

Steam Calls Discovery Update A Success

March 25, 2015, 10:20 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

Steam has revealed to devs that they have found that the discovery update they made to their frontpage is a success. They tout success for the curator system, discovery queue, and how it has reflected on

Continue Reading

The Evil Within DLC The Consequence Ends Juli's Tale April 21

March 25, 2015, 12:44 am | news | 0 comment(s)

The Evil Within DLC The Consequence is coming this April 21, bringing with it the conclusion to Juli Kidman's story. Zenimax has shared this brief trailer, which they describe as a brief teaser of the madness Kidman

Continue Reading

Rumor: Could Bloodborne Come To PC? The Fans Want It

March 25, 2015, 12:31 am | news | 0 comment(s)

So, a bevy of weird rumors and news tidbits came up on Bloodborne's release, compelling us to consider the possibility the game could come to PC. So, first things first, Amazon France has a

Continue Reading

Payday 2 Will Be Supported For 2 More Years

March 24, 2015, 11:58 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

Overkill has promised that they will be supporting Payday 2 for two more years. Here's the statement from Overkill: We've seen many of your comments already. At OVERKILL, we are still celebrating. If you've been

Continue Reading

H1Z1 Hits Over One Million On Early Access

March 24, 2015, 11:41 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

Daybreak's head John Smedley has announced that H1Z1 has sold over one million on Early Access. We have sold over 1M copies of H1Z1 on Steam!— John Smedley (@j_smedley) March 24, 2015

Continue Reading

Twitch Got Hacked; Flex Your Fingers And Secure Your Accounts

March 24, 2015, 12:08 am | news | 0 comment(s)

Twitch has revealed that their account system have been hacked, and has cautioned users to secure their accounts. Unfortunately, Twitch confirmed some accounts have already been compromised, with hackers getting access to data such

Continue Reading

Nightfall Joins The Square Enix Collective

March 23, 2015, 11:56 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

Nightfall, the interesting horror game set in the Philippines, has signed up with the Square Enix Collective. Zeenoh is now asking for signatures on SE Collective prior to their crowdfund proper. You can check out their

Continue Reading

From Software Teasing Upcoming PC Game Livestream - Dark Souls 2 Scholar Of The First Sin

March 23, 2015, 11:36 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

From Software is teasing a livestream for their big upcoming PC game. Of course, I'm referring to multiplatform Dark Souls 2 Scholar Of The First Sin. If you don't have the game yet this is the

Continue Reading

Rainbow Six Siege Alpha Gameplay Emerges

March 23, 2015, 11:26 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

Some new alpha gameplay of Rainbow Six Siege has emerged, and it is looking good so far. This alpha footage is set in a plane, and as you can see it can be very intense and

Continue Reading

Daybreak Changes Mind About H1Z1 Subscription For Battle Royale

March 20, 2015, 11:42 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

Following feedback from fans, Daybreak has decided to delay plans to add subscription to H1Z1's Battle Royale mode. This is the statement direct from Daybreak head John Smedley: We've listened to your feedback. It came

Continue Reading

Kojima And Konami Reassure Fans They Still Work Together (Only) On MGS5

March 20, 2015, 11:26 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

Konami and Hideo Kojima have released a joint statement basically affirming they continue to work together on MGS5. This is Konami's statement: Thank you for your continued patronage of Konami products and services. The latest

Continue Reading

Codemasters Grinds Their Racing Games To A Halt For An Overlord Tease

March 20, 2015, 11:13 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

Codemasters is more well known for their racing titles, but have one noteworthy non-racing title on their docket. Today, Codemasters shared these teases for a possible new Overlord game. Evil always finds a way.—

Continue Reading

Vive Will Be Even More Expensive Than Regular VR (Says HTC)

March 20, 2015, 10:53 pm | news | 0 comment(s)

As if VR wasn't expensive enough! HTC has revealed that their upcoming Valve Vive headset will be more expensive than other headsets in the market. HTC marketing head Jeff Gattis said this in a recent

Continue Reading

Dessert First: When Games Mistake Backstory for Narrative

March 20, 2015, 11:09 am | article | 2 comment(s)

Not all games are vehicles for stories, nor need they be. Games like Sim City, Minecraft, or Tetris are hardly worse-off for lacking a compelling narrative. But as a small minority of games have shown,

Continue Reading