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Torchlight 2 priced, final class announced

Friday, 26 August 2011 15:05 GMT By Stephany Nunneley

Runic Games has officially priced Torchlight 2 at $20, and has revealed the final class in the game as the Embermage. Previously announced classes were the Berserker, Engineer, and Outlander. Runic CEO Max Schaefer has said the price will allow everyone to “comfortably afford,” to play the game “via a LAN, or play single player offline, all with no further purchase.” There still isn’t a set release date for the game, but it is still on target for 2011. Thanks, Joystiq.

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16 Comments

  1. GwynbleiddiuM

    Question here, Via LAN is the only way to play it with someone else or Online through internet is there too?

    #1 4 years ago
  2. Xuchilbara

    @1 – There is online play, doing dungeons with up to 4 friends…

    I am pretty sure this quote “comfortably afford,” to play the game “via a LAN, or play single player offline, all with no further purchase.” was a jab at his old bosses, who are now doing Diablo 3, and that game requires an internet connection.

    #2 4 years ago
  3. deathgaze

    The real question is this: What will come out first? Diablo III or Torchlight 2? I’m pretty sure Runic is very acutely aware that the success of their game hinges almost entirely on Diablo III’s release date.

    Personally, my money is on Diablo III coming out in January of 2012. That’s where Runic seems to be putting their money as well. However, if the Diablo 3 beta starts in October and they go gold during, say, early November… Runic might be in trouble.

    The only bright spot for Runic in this scenario is the system specifications for their game. Diablo III will likely meet or exceed the system specifications of StarCraft II. If users find that they can’t play Diablo III with their system then they might instead turn to Runic’s Torchlight 2 to get their dungeon crawling fix. After all, Torchlight 2 can run on a low spec netbook.

    #3 4 years ago
  4. GwynbleiddiuM

    @3 Well Tourchlight can’t compete against the Diablo III because firstly it’s a low budget game and second PR-wise and advertisements-wise it has nothing in comparison. So it should come out before D3 IMO, but in the end most of us RPG crowds gonna buy this due to simple fact that the market is suffering from absence of descent RPG titles. I will and it has nothing to do with anything but the love for RPG. Yet still I hope it’s before D3 so I can fill the gap in between Skyrim and D3, since Mass Effect wouldn’t take too much time anymore.

    #4 4 years ago
  5. ultramega

    @4
    Lol. From the decisions Blizzard has been making, I’m more excited for Torchlight 2 than Diablo III right now.

    #5 4 years ago
  6. Ireland Michael

    @5 Ditto. It just seems more interesting.

    #6 4 years ago
  7. OlderGamer

    @5 and 6

    Same here.

    If I had to pick between just Tourchlight2 or D3, I’d buy Tourchlight2.

    #7 4 years ago
  8. DSB

    I think that’s mostly because so little has been shown of Diablo III. I’m gonna get Blizzard fever once the shit hits the fan.

    Really though, Runic aren’t without their own cards to play. First of all they have one great game under their belt – That always helps. Secondly, Diablo III is likely to be priced at 60 dollars. That’s three whole copies of Torchlight 2 for you and your friends.

    I wouldn’t be too worried, and really, if their hands were shaking, I really doubt they’d be launching a multiplayer hack n slash for 20 bucks a pop.

    #8 4 years ago
  9. Ireland Michael

    Frankly, I stopped caring about Blizzard after World of Warcraft turned into a free-for-all hand-me-down-loot snore fest with little to no skill required for the rewards.

    Their ideas are uninspired and boring. Their worlds are unimaginative and derivative to the point of practical plagiarism, and they never make up their mind what the hell they want to do with any of their ideas.

    I left for greener pastors a long time ago. Haven’t looked back since.

    #9 4 years ago
  10. DSB

    To me they’re like the Santa Clause of gaming.

    I loved World of Warcraft, and every bit of the lore is stolen from someone or something, but I don’t think they tried to deny the fact that they were dabbling with pulp fiction. Lots of the quests in the game have pretty obvious pop culture references.

    I think I just like knowing that no matter what, someone out there is going to put a bit of pride in their work. There’s only a handful of developers that I’d trust like that.

    I couldn’t get into the hardcore e-sports of Starcraft II, and I probably wouldn’t have bothered getting it if I’d known it to be focal point, but I have no problem understanding why people love it to death. It’s like a finely engineered watch.

    #10 4 years ago
  11. GwynbleiddiuM

    Well frankly I’ve been waiting for Diablo III for such a long time that if even they throw shit at me and call it Diablo I’ll buy it, yet, Blizzard always was a company that held up its name with pride and delivered as best as possible at the time, so I won’t mind the most things you people find discouraging about Diablo 3 and I know and understand why they do those things so I’m fine and my interest in Diablo 3 is still strong.

    And I truly didn’t find wow like Ireland described it has its flaws and they are many but still it’s the best MMO out there and it has the best lore and setting. I reckon you have killed Ragnaros on HC mode 20 times by now to claim that statement, everyone knows that the true challenge of WoW lies in Heroic mode of end-game raids which is currently Firelands, and frankly its normal mode isn’t some walk in the park either so I completely disagree with what you said. Sure, WoW is a grindfest, you have to work like a mule to get reps, leveling professions and stuff but in the end many people enjoy these things even though I’m not among them.

    The true problem of WoW is in the way people playing it not they way it designed. People rely heavily on other people’s experience and battle-tested strategies and they have forgotten how did they play things before guides and videos of ‘how to kill this, how to kill that’. This created a new generation of MMO players, unable to devise a strategy on their own and copycat what others video guides tells them to do like mindless husks. IMO there far too little guilds that producing results of their own work and those are and always will be the true players and raiders out there.

    #11 4 years ago
  12. Ireland Michael

    @11 I got so bored of the game with Cataclysm I never even bothered to get that far.

    Not that I have to. If I don’t achieve something in the current content patch, all I have to do is wait for the next content patch to come out so that I can get all that previously shiny gear by running progressively easier five mans.

    It completely mitigates the point of even trying. If a player isn’t good enough to progress far enough in the game to get the best gear, all they have to do is sit around and wait for a few months until it’s practically handed to them for free.

    There should be a gear reset between each expansion, not between each goddamn content patch.

    “The true problem of WoW is in the way people playing it not they way it designed.”

    Bollocks. The game *used* to be challenging. The game *used* to require skill, planning and effort to progress through to the raiding circuit and beyond. Now you just wait a few months and you’ll get all the gear that people put time and effort by running five-mans.

    ‘m not an elitist raider either, believe it or not. I never stepped inside some of the harder raid instances with the top-level gear. I never had the time.

    But I don’t believe that people should be awarded for a lack of effort. When I use to complete those five and ten mans in Burning Crusade, I felt like I’d actually achieved something, because it took actual skill and teamwork to beat those challenges.

    Now? Now it’s just a damn cakewalk. I no longer feel any sense of achievement in the game, because everything is so damn easy.

    This is why I think people are leaving the game in droves. People aren’t feeling like their time is being rewarded anymore, because the idiots at Blizzard feel the need to pander to the “no child left behind” mentality.

    “Hey guys! Spend months in our raids and get this gear! Just don’t forget that everyone else will be wearing it in a few months as well, and they didn’t even have to work for it!”

    And no, achievements don’t make it worth while. I’m invested in the evolution of my character’s gear and stats, not an arbitrary bunch of virtual badges.

    #12 4 years ago
  13. GwynbleiddiuM

    I still fail to see the cakewalk here. You say you can wait till next content patch to get all the gears, eh? Yup with each content patch they nerf older raids so people can be geared faster to get into the new content. Still, Heroic difficulty is there to reward the hardcores, yup you can get shit load of normal epics, but it’s not the same scenario with heroic drops, you need a very good team for that. And, FYI if it was such a walk in the park why there are still guilds out there that didn’t get the 7/7 on firelands normal? The true challenge of wow is in Heroic mode, it’s been so ever since it was introduced.

    The fact that the game become boring and repetitive for you is one thing, ranting on how things were and how things are and how you don’t like this because it used to be an elites only game and now there are so many casuals around is something else. Blizzard has enough content to satisfy all of their peers regardless of pros, core or casual classification.

    And just for the record the game was the king of MMOs for like 7 years now, after 7 long years it loses a few thousands in 12 million subscribers is hardly a surprise. even if it loses half of the current subs, still the most played game online out there.

    #13 4 years ago
  14. Ireland Michael

    Yes, and it completely invalidates the efforts of the people who put in time and skill to pawn off those items to less skilled players without them having to do anything.

    If you come last in the race, you don’t deserve a goddamn metal.

    It’s not elitist. I never got into the most hardcore content in the game. But what I did earn was through my own efforts. Now I can wait a few months and get free epics for doing next to nothing. And that’s the fucking problem. I know I didn’t *earn* the gear. It was handed down to me. No Child Left Behind.

    Heroics are lazy content. They’re intentionally made to be ridiculously difficult (in the past they were overtuned to the point of being impossible) purely to keep people playing. Instead of, I don’t know, creating a diverse selection of content like they did in the previous expansion.

    Every expansion has launched with progressively less content, and significantly less dungeons and raids. Cataclysm has almost half the amount of end game content that was in BC… and don’t even get me started on how much of it is recycled…

    And for the record, it hasn’t lost “a few thousand”. People are dropping the game en masse. Just check the internet. Even Blizzard themselves has admitted there’s been a steep decline in the active player base.

    #14 4 years ago
  15. GwynbleiddiuM

    So, what you’re saying is Heroic is hard, normal is easy, I’m confused now because what you’re saying now totally counters your previous walk-in-the-park statement. I don’t mind when the instances get nerfed, there are many people that don’t have the time or are not in the same level as elitists, they are entitled to the money they spend on the game to be able to enjoy it while they’re not as good as elites or simply can’t afford to invest too much time in the game. Elitists get their rewards from heroics and by the time that the new content arrives they move on to new things and honestly don’t care about where casuals spend their wow time, cause they’re to busy strategising for new encounters rather than giving a shit. They got their rewards and most of them have 370+ with Firelands gear while others fall further behind them with combination of 359 and crafted 365ishs.

    #15 4 years ago
  16. Ireland Michael

    Someone being better than you at something does not make them an elitist.

    Normal is too easy. Heroics are padded content and an excuse not to make *actual* content more challenging by default.

    Yogg-Saron in Heroic was so overpowered that he was completely undefeatable until a guild deliberately exploited mechanics in the game to beat him. That’s not improved content? That’s just lazxy design.

    What’s even worse is the new habit of “gating” content. They *know* their content doesn’t have the same longevity that it used to, due to it being too easy, so half the time now they unlock it in pieces just to keep people running their subscriptions a little while longer.

    Paying your subscription fee does not entitle you to see everything in the game. It entitles you to try the content. If you’re not skilled enough to beat it, the people who are shouldn’t see their hard work invalidated every twelve weeks just so you can “see the content”.

    I never saw the inside of the Black Temple in Burning Crusade, but guess what? I didn’t care. Because with the limited time I had, when I went into those Heroics and beat those bosses, I actually felt like I earned my rewards.

    The first time I ever cleared Karazhan with my guild was probably one of the most exciting moment I’ve ever had in a video game in my entire life.

    No? No I’m just bored because I’m earning all this overpowered gear through little to no effort. Yay, you beat the easy version! Now try the… slightly more difficult version!

    I’d love to hear OG’s thoughts on this. I know he left the game recently as well, and I’m curious what his own personal incentives were.

    #16 4 years ago

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    If you’re having issues loading your Bloodborne save after applying firmware update 2.50 to your PS4, this should help you out. Reddit user KBALLZZ encountered an issue after installing update 2.50 on his PlayStation 4. Bloodborne started reinstalling the day one patch again and when it was done he couldn’t continue his game or load […]

  • Use this code to get 10% off on PSN purchases

    Sony is offering a 10% discount coupon to anyone looking to buy games on PlayStation Store this weekend. Sony’s latest discount coupon code is here. You’ll receive 10% off your cart total when buying from the PSN Store. The offer is not valid on purchases made on PS Vita, PlayStation TV, PSP, or in-game stores. […]

  • Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin upgrade path announced, system specs revealed

    Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin will offer returning customers a chance to upgrade at a discounted price. Those who already own Dark Souls 2 on Steam and are interested in picking up the Scholar of the First Sin edition will be happy to know that publisher Bandai Namco is offering them an […]

  • Bloodborne: this is what happens when you have 40 Insight

    Insight is one of the currencies in Bloodborne, but it’s also a mechanic that affects the gameplay. There are MASSIVE SPOILERS below, so turn back now or one of Bloodborne’s gameplay mechanics will be SPOILED for you. Just like Blood Echoes in Bloodborne, Insight is used to purchase certain items from vendors in the game. […]

  • Phase two of Xbox One April update brings voice messages, dedicated servers for party chat, more

    The second phase of the April update for Xbox One is now open to members of the Preview programme and and it looks like there are even more features in store. Phase one of Xbox One’s April firmware update started a few days ago with improvements to party chat and achievements notifications. Today, phase two […]

  • GTA 5′s graphical “downgrade” is a bug, will be fixed in upcoming patch

    As of patch 1.8 for GTA 5 on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, a few graphical issues have cropped up leading some to believe there has been a stealth downgrade to the game’s overall graphics. Over the past couple of days, Reddit went nuts over a video showing what appears to be a downgrade to […]

  • Destiny: Xur location and inventory for March 27, 28 – MIDA Multi-Tool edition

    Xur: Agent of the Nine has arrived at The Tower in Destiny to rid you of your Strange Coins. Xur: Agent of the Nine has once again made it to Destiny’s Tower to sell you Exotic weapons and gear in exchange for Strange Coins and Motes of Light. For this weekend, Xur can be found […]

  • Destiny vault space upgrade will have enough room for every Exotic

    Destiny is finally getting the vault space upgrade players have been begging for almost since launch week. Destiny players can currently use vault space to store 20 pieces of amour, 20 weapons and 20 general item stacks. In the latest Bungle Weekly Update, the developer revealed that as of patch 1.1.2, due before House of […]

  • Half-Life 2: Update mod applies some sparkle to the original title

    Half-Life 2: Update will be available tomorrow, and thanks to the modding community, those who own the vanilla version of the game can apply a visual update to the 2004 title. The comparison video shows you the differences between the original version, and the version with Half-Life 2: Update applied. Here’s what the mod includes: […]

  • Neverwinter MMO can now be pre-downloaded on Xbox One

    You can now pre-download the free-to-play Neverwinter MMO on Xbox One. The game launches on March 31, but you will still need an Xbox Live Gold account to play it. Based on the Dungeons & Dragons franchise, the game can be downloaded from the Xbox Store.

  • Destiny of Spirits will go offline starting next month

    Sony will be ending service for Destiny of Spirits starting next month, Sony has announced. The free-to-play Destiny of Spirits was released in late March 2014 on Vita, and tasked players with collecting supernatural forces appropriate to their geographical location, and then trading them with others online. Gravity Rush spirits were added to the game […]

  • MotoGP 15 is out this spring on PC, last and current-gen consoles

    MotoGP 15 will be released in June on PC, PlayStation 3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One, Milestone has announced. Bike, rider and team customization are part of the latest release in the franchise, along with time-trials and enhanced career options. The game features over 20 bike models divided into three classes: MotoGP, Moto 2 […]

  • Cities: Skylines players should check out Nakatomi Plaza and Wayne Enterprises

    Nakatomi Plaza and Wayne Enterprises can now be yours in Cities: Skylines. Die Hard fans will be familiar with Nakatomi Plaza. Those who have never watched the first film and live in Los Angeles know it by its real-life name, FOX Plaza. It was created by Enos Shenk and is available through Steamworks. Those who […]

  • Call of Duty franchise has sold 175M copies, players have thrown 300B grenades

    With the Call of Duty Championship kicking off tomorrow, Activision has sent over a series infographic full of interesting figures such as the number of copies sold over 10 years and how many grenades players have tossed. According to the stats below, the Call of Duty franchise has sold 175 million copies across all platforms […]

  • Save up to 75% on select SEGA games on Steam this weekend

    SEGA has put many of its games on sale through Steam this weekend and the firm has also announced Eastside Hockey Manager is now available through Early Access. The sale runs through March 30. The entire Total War, Company of Heroes and Dawn of War back catalogs are discounted 75% and all associated DLC is […]

  • Batman: Arkham Knight PC confirmed as digital download-only in UK

    Batman: Arkham Knight will indeed be a download-only title on PC in the UK, Warner Bros. has confirmed to VG247. Batman: Arkham Knight will be available as both a physical and digital release for PS4, Xbox One and PC in North America and Europe. Again, in the UK, the PC version will be “available as […]

  • Rainbow Six Siege release date set for October per GameStop Italy – report

    GameStop Italy may have let the release date for Rainbow Six Siege slip if a recent listing is accurate. According to the listing, the game will release on October 16. While this could be a placeholder date, October 16 is a Friday in the UK, the usual day new releases land at retail. The release […]

  • Watch the $1 million Call of Duty Championship right here

    The The Call of Duty Championship takes place this weekend, and you can watch all the action as it unfolds right here. The event takes place in Los Angeles tomorrow March 27 and runs through March 29, and the livestreams are below. 32 teams from five continents and 11 countries will be competing in Call […]

  • Battlefield Hardline: Battlefest kicks off this weekend with Double XP

    A new season of Battlefest kicks off this weekend, and starting today, you will earn Double XP in Battlefield Hardline. Battlefest for Hardline is similar to the event held for Battlefield 4 last year. For the entire month of April and into May, in-game events and competitions will be held by the developers and player […]

  • Don’t forget: the GTA 5 PC pre-order bonus cutoff is March 31

    Just a friendly reminder to those planning on purchasing GTA 5 for PC: you have until March 31 to pre-order if you want all the bonuses on offer. Those who pre-order will be handed $1 million in-game cash plus a bonus $300,000. It is split between GTA 5 and GTA Online: $500,000 for Grand Theft […]

  • Games with Gold offers doubled for April – six games instead of three

    Microsoft’s April Games with Gold collection is being doubled. For the month Xbox Live Gold members will receive six instead of three games free. Here’s what’s on offer: Pool Nation FX: Available all month on Xbox One Child of Light: Available all month on Xbox One Gears of War: Judgment: Available from April 1-15 on […]

  • Pokemon players can grab a code for Shiny Charizard at GAME in April

    Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire players along with Pokemon X and Y owners can grab a free, rare Shiny Charizard from April 3 at one of GAME’s 320 stores in the UK. The redeemable codes for the character will be made available upon request and no purchase is necessary. Those who pop into one […]

  • F1 2015 will arrive on PC, PS4 and Xbox One in June, includes Mexico circuit

    Codemasters has announced its F1 franchise will make its series debut on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One this June with the release of F1 2015. The game was developed using a new engine and contains improved handling and physics for all vehicles and parts attached. This includes: engine, transmission, aerodynamics, fuel tank, force feedback, suspension […]

  • Mortal Kombat X video confirms Liu Kang as playable character

    Liu Kang has been confirmed as a playable character in Mortal Kombat X in the latest video. You’ll also notice Bo’ Rai Cho in there as well. In the Shaolin trailer above you also get a look at Kung Lao and Kung Jin who is new to the series. Apparently, Raiden’s past champions of the […]

  • Short teaser for Star Wars: Battlefront shows the Battle of Hoth

    A short teaser for Star Wars: Battlefront has been posted by EA on Twitter. Well, that speeder isn't going anywhere. Can someone give us a lift to @SW_Celebration http://t.co/srEVrAA0zl #SWCA https://t.co/4W4LG8myke — EAStarWars (@EAStarWars) March 25, 2015 The teaser shows vehicles which we could be using in the game, but it mainly shows the snowy landscape […]

  • Pillars of Eternity releases today – get all the review scores here

    Pillars of Eternity, which still stands as the second most-funded video game on Kickstarter, finally releases today. It’s also getting some rather positive reviews scores, which we’ve rounded up for you. The isometric, party-based RPG from Obsidian Entertainment was one of the first video game projects to take to Kickstarter, and hit its $1.1 million […]

  • Take an in-depth look at Evolve’s Behemoth monster and four new hunters

    Evolve’s fourth monster, the Behemoth, as well as the four new hunters are shown off in new gameplay video. Evolve’s latest gameplay trailer gives everyone a good look at each of the four new hunters and the massive Behemoth monster. The hunters can be bought either separately or though the hunting pass, while the monster […]

  • PS4 firmware update 2.50 causing issues with Killzone: Shadow Fall

    The suspend/resume feature in PlayStation 4′s 2.50 firmware update is causing some issues with Killzone: Shadow Fall. Killzone: Shadow Fall developer Guerrilla has said that the game is experiencing some issues in some instance where the suspend/resume feature is used. The timing of when players put the game in suspend mode does have an effect, […]

  • Bungie on Destiny matchmaking: “We believe there’s no substitute for a pre-made team”

    Crazy though this may seem, it’s possible that Destiny shipped according to plan. History points to community as a crucial component, far from the contingency that many now suspect. Paul Davies spoke to Bungie for clarity. “The community always engineers the best solutions for bringing players together. While Matchmaking is a great resource for introducing […]

  • Bloodborne works with suspend/resume, but only offline

    PlayStation 4′s newly-added suspend/resume feature works with Bloodborne as you’d expect, but only while offline. PlayStation 4 received the long-awaited suspend/resume feature today as part of firmware 2.50, and people are starting to test it out with various games. Bloodborne does work with the feature, but only if you play offline. Playing online is arguably […]

  • This is what Crossy Road looks like in first-person

    Crossy Road is fun and addictive. But in first-person, it’s mostly frightening. YouTube user Andy Front Films likes Crossy Road so much he decided to show off what it would look like in first-person. If crossing roads quickly and watching around for cars and trains, all of this as the camera chases you felt intense […]

  • Take a small behind-the-scenes peek at Mass Effect 4

    BioWare cinematic director Ken Thain has given us a very slim look behind the scenes at some motion capture work from the upcoming Mass Effect game. The upcoming Mass Effect game, whether it ends up being called Mass Effect 4 or not, will most definitely incorporate some form of motion capture work. How do we […]

  • Borderlands: The Handsome Collection – 8GB day one patch on PS4, 16GB on Xbox One

    Day one patches for Borderlands: The Handsome Collection are pretty hefty. Both the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions of Borderlands: The Handsome Collection require players to download lots of gigabytes to make the experience as smooth as possible. The PlayStation 4 version has an 8.31GB day one patch. The Xbox One version however has […]

  • Get a PlayStation 4 with Bloodborne and The Last of Us for $435

    If you’ve been waiting for the perfect game to get to buy a PlayStation 4, there’s no better time than the present. Amazon is offering a good PlayStation 4 bundle at the moment. For $434.99, you get a PlayStation 4 console, The Last of Us, and Bloodborne. The Last of Us is of course the […]

  • Upcoming Battlefield Hardline patch to nerf the K10, buff battle rifles

    Battlefield Hardline’s first patch will focus on weapon balance and a few changes have been proposed. Battlefield Hardline lead multiplayer designer Thaddeus Sasser posted a few of the balance changes that the team is considering for the next patch. K10: reduce bullet damage to 33 Saiga and PTR: reduce recoil to bring more in line […]

  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 and a new Resident Evil game coming this year, according to research firm

    According to digital games analyst SuperData, a new Resident Evil game is due this fall and that this year’s Call of Duty is Black Ops 3. In its latest report on digital console games, research and analytics firm SuperData revealed that a new Resident Evil is coming this fall. “We anticipate this month’s downturn to […]

  • Bloodborne: you can add gestures to your messages

    As players get deeper into Bloodborne, they keep uncovering so many of its little new additions, including this one. Bloodborne, like all of the Souls games before it, allows players to leave messages for other players. These messages could be used to point players towards impending doom, treasure, or just be sarcastic and witty. What […]

  • PlayStation 4 firmware update 2.50 is now live

    PlayStation 4 firmware update version 2.50 has started rolling out. Reports are coming in saying that Yukimura, PlayStation 4′s firmware 2.50 has been made available to download. The update is clocking in at just 245mb, so get downloading. 2.50 brings with it many new additions, including the suspend/resume feature, backup and restore, accessibility options and […]

  • Harley Quinn DLC for Batman: Arkham Knight is a prequel

    Batman: Arkham Knight’s Harley Quinn pre-order DLC is set before the events of the main game, according to Amazon’s description. Today we learned a few details about the pre-order DLC for Batman: Arkham Knight, namely the Harley Quinn one. According to the description on Amazon, the DLC takes place in the lead-up to the events […]

  • Bloodborne Vicar Amelia summon mystery solved

    Bloodborne players unable to summon near Vicar Amelia: here’s your solution. Bloodborne’s secrets are unfolding by the hour as clever players piece together From Software’s cunning design. Yesterday we reported problems summoning in the Cathedral Ward, before the Vicar Amelia boss fight. It turns out this isn’t a bug – or if it is, it’s […]

  • Steven Spielberg will direct film adaption of Ready Player One

    Steven Spielberg will direct the film adaption of the sci-fi, virtual world, video game themed novel Ready Player One by Ernest Cline. Warner Bros. bought the rights to the film in June 2010 and hired screenwriter Zak Penn to rewrite the previous draft written by Eric Eason, according to Deadline. The book takes place in […]

  • Bloodborne players with PS4 headsets shouldn’t forget about the custom audio

    Here’s a friendly reminder for Bloodborne players with PS4 headsets: be sure to download the Headset Companion App from the PlayStation store if you haven’t already. As previously reported, the game supports a custom Bloodborne audio mode which can be uploaded. It contains custom audio created by developers specifically tuned to enhance the audio. This […]