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DICE lists changes coming to Battlefield 3 thanks to beta feedback

Saturday, 1 October 2011 14:14 GMT By Stephany Nunneley

DICE has listed the changes it’s making to Battlefield 3 thanks to all the hard work done by beta testers.

While a full list has been posted on the Battlelog forums, a shorter list with high profile changes is posted below, courtesy of the Battlefield Blog:

  • Fixed occasional client crash when reviving.
  • Fixed killcam showing glitched area under map if your killer is dead.
  • Issue with spawning on dead squad mates fixed.
  • Fixed a bug where shooting at a moving enemy could cause more than the intended amount of damage.
  • Crosshairs for shotguns have been replaced with a new, thinner, art.
  • A subtle low health screen effect has been added.
  • Tweaked scores of Medals and Service Stars.
  • Tweaked the Rank progression.
  • Pushing prone on console will not play the animation twice.
  • Fixed loss of Squad Leader after EOR at some times.
  • Framerate stability fixes.
  • The 3D spotting icons has been tweaked to better match the target’s visibility. Icons will show frequently less on mostly obscured targets.
  • Fixed issue with crosshair disappearing after round transition.
  • Fixed issue with crosshair disappearing after trying to deploy while the countdown timer still active.
  • Squad list now shows specializations chosen, VOIP activity and dead squad mates.
  • Non working options in squad menu fixed: “Private” flag and “Switch Teams”.

Up to date news on changed and the beta itself can be found in the news section of Battlelog.

Meanwhile, DICE released a “welcome to the beta” video yesterday, and it can be watched below.

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38 Comments

  1. chriswhaaat

    I thought I was getting killed with one shot far too often. And always while running. now they just need to fix the whole falling through craters to beneath the map business

    #1 4 years ago
  2. HauntaVirus

    I’m not trying to minimize the amount of time and effort that went into this game but I’m horribly underwhelmed by the beta. I’ll give it another shot though.

    #2 4 years ago
  3. M. K.

    They should read the feedback more carefully, it’s only about the half of the problems I’m experiencing with the Xbox 360 version :D

    #3 4 years ago
  4. Gekidami

    Wheres “Fixed clipping issues making players fall through the map”?

    And i’ve also noticed a bug where players can survive with 0% health, even worst; Someone told me that apparently when that happens, the player is invincible in till their health regenerates past 1%.

    And they really need to balance semi-auto sniper rifles, without a scope or with a x2 scope they’re ridiculously effective at close to medium range, even more so than a shotgun.

    #4 4 years ago
  5. Maximum Payne

    Well I think they are focusing on fixing the game itself rather then beta build which was god knows how long.

    #5 4 years ago
  6. GrimRita

    @4 the 0% health thing has been in since Bad Company 2 and its STILL there – so dont hold you’re breath.

    According to the post on battleplop, this is ‘Part 1′ of whats being fixed.

    Personally, by releasing such a poor quality beta has probably done more damage than good especially if they are looking to win customers from CoD.

    #6 4 years ago
  7. turbulence

    For those who want to see Caspian Border + Jets

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gVUwecX0wlo
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VE6dZ58yMgQ

    #7 4 years ago
  8. RRODboxnogames

    What about that blue covered screen you randomly get when you respawn ?

    #8 4 years ago
  9. ManuOtaku

    Dont Hate me for what im about to say but for what i did played in the demo, i do like Bad company 2 better, i dont know what it is i cannot put the finger on it, but sometimes i wish battlefield 3 is and evolution from BC2, but in my eyes is not i hope the whole game is better, either way i gonna buy it on that wish alone.

    #9 4 years ago
  10. GrimRita

    @9 I think its the map, Metro. Its VERY BC2 and I have already said after playing alpha that Bf3 is nothing more than BC3. I havent played the 64 player map, which might change my mind but right now, it certainly isnt a day 1 purchase any more.

    #10 4 years ago
  11. Sadismek

    @10 Yeah, I completely changed my mind after playing Metro. Battlefield 3 isn’t a day 1 purchase for me either.

    #11 4 years ago
  12. freedoms_stain

    @4, in BC2 health was rounded to the nearest whole number, so if their health was <0.5% when they kill someone it shows as 0%, I assume the same is true of BF3.

    The "invincible" thing is bullshit.

    #12 4 years ago
  13. Moonwalker1982

    I absolutely am loving the beta more and more, but the list of bugs is just crazy. I have several things that i don’t see on that list. Just now, the sound of footsteps was gone, or incredibly low volume. EA Connection errors in the middle of the game. Loading screens that keep loading, crashes and so on.

    #13 4 years ago
  14. DonnerKebab

    You only have to watch the Caspian Border footage to know BF3 will be good – this is essentially a cracking game… but why is Metro a BF3 map at all??? BF without vehicles on a small map is… MoH

    The glitches will be ironed out I hope, but when will EA update their creaking servers.

    Also apparent: the MASSIVE compromise on graphics that DICE have had to make for the outdated consoles (I have consoles but if ever there was a game that said dump them in the bin and get a PC, this is it).

    #14 4 years ago
  15. DonnerKebab

    Oh yes – Grenades sticking to leaves…. er….

    #15 4 years ago
  16. Moonwalker1982

    I thought i was gonna hate the map but i love it. Ok i admit, the beginning is kinda meh, but i LOVE the metro. It makes for different kind of gameplay but still feels like Battlefield, awesome battles in the subway, love it!!!

    But goddamn…this has to be the buggiest beta ever for me. More to add to the list: Ridiculous animations of soldiers, completely wrong, when shooting someone, sometimes he flies all over the map, and so on.

    #16 4 years ago
  17. Ireland Michael

    “by releasing such a poor quality beta”

    Someone still doesn’t understand what beta means.

    “But goddamn…this has to be the buggiest beta ever for me.”

    Then you clearly haven’t played many betas.

    Most “betas” that come out nowadays are just glorified demos – the finished product, used to generate hype. You never hear updates about improvements or fixes during these.

    Seeing how Dice is clearly monitoring feedback and implementing a steady stream of fixes within very short spans of time (this is what? Day four? And they’ve already fixed a tonne of stuff?), this is clearly not one of those glorified demos.

    #17 4 years ago
  18. blackdreamhunk

    you know what I might pick this game up I was sitting on the side lines thinking that I have to many games already. I mean I have a mmo in th wings right now kight of the old republic. Not only that kind sick of shooters and console ports.

    #18 4 years ago
  19. Stardog

    Are they still trying to pretend BF3 is PC-focused?

    The beta is a joke, and until they remove Origin and browser-based launching, which reduces the game to a pop-up app, I won’t be buying.

    #19 4 years ago
  20. LOLshock94

    not even the fucking beta testers needed to test this

    #20 4 years ago
  21. G1GAHURTZ

    It’s BDH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    #21 4 years ago
  22. Antisuperman

    Yeah, to people complaining about the beta being buggy, I read somewhere that DICE said the beta build of the game is NOT the same that’s being released. A large scale beta is a much more effective way of finding bugs than any form of testing they can do in house.

    That said, not loving the Metro map. Wish they’d released one of the bigger ones.

    #22 4 years ago
  23. Pendragon1769

    the build that they are using if i remember correctly is a month old build i’m sure they have fixed many issues for launch, the falling under the ground has been fixed, it seems to be server based for the issue since most of the servers i have played on the last couple days did not have this problem.

    At first i thought the idea of a browser launch was stupid but the more i used it the more i like the idea, i can get into a game faster than i can actually launching a normal game, for switching games all you have to do is alt tab and find a new one and it loads up the next server.

    I do agree that some of the animations are rediculous and im praying they are fixed, Origin doesnt bother me to much its pretty much just another steam but for EA games eh whatever. I did get a chance to play on caspian border and i will say it was Fing awesome it felt exactly like a battlefield game, i like metro now i didnt at 1st, most BF2 players dont like rush maps and think that the BF series games should be just conquest, hate to break it to ya but that gets boring after a while.

    all in all this will be a day 1 purchase if not just for the “free” maps, i have faith in DICE and they havent let me down yet

    #23 4 years ago
  24. Ireland Michael

    The falling through the ground thing is almost definitely server based, and not client side. It’s just lag from strain on the server network.

    #24 4 years ago
  25. Pendragon1769

    they said the removed the terrain destruction because it was causing issues with the falling through the world, the servers that have it enabled still are the ones with the problem but the lag doesnt help much

    #25 4 years ago
  26. stretch215

    Well, this beta is definitely better than the bad company 2 beta, and that game turned out OK. At least this is playable.

    #26 4 years ago
  27. CyberMarco

    Some extra footage…!

    Battlefield 3 BETA Team Deathmatch – Operation Metro
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wrj6l0sotA0

    Battlefield 3 BETA Conquest – Operation Metro [Part 1]
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TdSlZO1YOGg

    Battlefield 3 BETA Conquest – Operation Metro [Part 2]
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c0-NBBuWeGE

    Enjoy! ;)

    #27 4 years ago
  28. GwynbleiddiuM

    I still see people shooting from below the ground fucking texture since it ignores the environment and serves as a wallhack like experience, the fucking machine guns are OP and imba, I keep getting killed by dudes with scope mounted machine guns from a fucking long range, like from spawn base to spawn base long range, people abusing the flashlight in bright daylight is annoying, ffs in a bright daylight a small flashlight is hardly visible, let alone blinding you, people hide behind covers sometimes being protected by invisible walls that bullets can’t carve through their heads while there’s nothing in front of them. I’m pro prone, but I think it’s being over used a lot, I wouldn’t mind if it was perk or recon only ability even if that’s too silly to even consider it’ll still balances the game better.

    #28 4 years ago
  29. Shonak

    @4: Yeah, these sniper rifles without scope are horrible. If I get killed by a shotgun in close combat than that’s fine. But sniper rifle w/o scope, it’s like quickscoping all over again, even worse probably, since they don’t even have to adjust it that much in close combat.

    #29 4 years ago
  30. GrimRita

    @ 29 it could be like bc2 where a shotgun can kill you from the same range as a sniper

    #30 4 years ago
  31. blackdreamhunk

    you know what I am disappoint BF3 only has 64 players on a map when you can have 128 people on a mp!!!!

    #31 4 years ago
  32. manamana

    @Grim stop whining, you plan to not purchase the game already, so get your CoD fix later.

    #32 4 years ago
  33. GrimRita

    grow up manamana. If you’ve noticed me ‘whining’ then you notice that I dont play CoD. So please, get your facts RIGHT.

    Make sure you wipe your brown nose on the EA napkin on the way out.

    #33 4 years ago
  34. manamana

    I dont need to wipe nothing, its you who should get the fuck of Bf3 articles, if you have nothing worthy or at least funny to contribute, arse.

    #34 4 years ago
  35. Dizasterous

    I for one am disapointed in bf3. The left out things I loved about bfbc2 and put in things I hated about call of duty. I personely believe that bfbc2 is a better online game then call of duty. So when I heard of about bf3 I was stoked. But now im in awe. They changed so much of the game I loved that I think i’m going to cancel my reserved copy. Bf3 to me plays like a cross between call of duty and homefront. so here is a list of things I hate. 1 I wanna bring buildings to the ground. 2 hitting L3 to hold my breath when sniping (this is battlefield not call of duty) 3 like in bfbc2 they left out laying down because they said it didn’t add any dynamic to the game (well it doesnt in bf3 either) 4 put the ammo box back with the assault class and the med pack back with the LMGs (support, medic) 5 the way the guns jump around when firing is ridiculous compared to bfbc2. 6 the iron sights are to thick looking thin them out 7 throwing grenades is stupid looking and ineffective. I understand people dont have the same views as me on all these issues. But as a big fan of battfield bad conpany 2. I hoped for something similar with a couple new tweeks and new maps. I didnt expect a whole new multiplayer experience. One that in my opinion doesnt live up to bfbc2 standards. Maybe in the near future they can make a new bad company game with a more simular experience as bfbc2. Until then i’ll keep playing bfbc2 or maybe skyrim

    #35 4 years ago
  36. Dralen

    For a start, this is Battlefield 3 not Bad Company 3, it’s the sequel to Battlefield 2. Second, this is a beta not a multiplayer demo; so it’s going to have a lot of bugs. Third, they are trying to find bugs; they probably thought metro would be the best map to find bugs and that’s why they are using it.

    I understand alot of betas today are glorified demos *Cough* Gears of War 3 *Cough*. But dice aren’t like that.

    #36 4 years ago
  37. GrimRita

    @34 I will post where I want thank you very much. Maybe its just because I have higher standards for this and like many here, have come away unimpressed. Deal with it.

    #37 4 years ago
  38. manamana

    No, if anything I have to get used to some troll stating on nearly every BF3 article, how its not becoming a day1 purchase or no purchase at all. Please take your *higher standards* and just don’t buy this game, you would do us all a favor, thanks.

    #38 4 years ago

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  • Dying Light dev tools to add custom models, multiplayer support

    Techland will continue to add more support to Dying Light’s developer tools. A brief video highlights incoming updates including terrain creation and editing, importing custom models and multiplayer support. Dying Light developer tools were released at the start of the month and allow players to create their own maps and stories before sharing them via […]

  • How to improve Battlefield 4′s community jungle map

    There’s a lot of chatter about how to make BF4′s community jungle map better. Once suggestion is to make more of a feature out of the waterfall, according to Reddit user xpc_absol. Our man Westie considers that and runs with it, looking at how it would change objectives and interaction with the map itself – […]

  • Batman: Arkham Knight lets you play as Robin, Nightwing, Catwoman – trailer

    Not long until now until the third part of the Arkham trilogy is released – here’s a new trailer showing some interesting team-ups. Update: According to publisher Warner, the game will feature a “dual-play” mechanic that allows players to switch between Batman and his allies – Catwoman, Robin, Nightwing – during combat. It’s not quite […]

  • GTA 5 PC mods: falling whales, North Yankton unlocked and a cat rampage

    So how are those GTA 5 PC mods coming along? Quite nicely if we take a look at a batch of new mods for the game. It seems the community is having a fair bit of fun accessing restricted content and messing around with the local wildlife. Let’s start with a look at what happens […]

  • Manhunt is the best GTA 5 movie you’ll see today

    Created using the Rockstar Editor from GTA 5 on PC, this movie by AbsolutePab is pretty effin’ delicious. The three minute Manhunt action movie was created by the same guy behind this short inspired by The Purge and The Graffiti of Los Santos documentary. You should subscribe to AbsolutePab on YouTube. You really should.

  • Halo 5 Guardians getting limited edition Xbox One console

    Thinking of buying a new Xbox One? You might want to wait until October 27. Because Microsoft is planning to release a limited edition console alongside the game, as confirmed by 343 Industries studio head Josh Holmes. @juliocurt There is a limited edition console coming, yes. It hasn’t been revealed yet, but it’s pretty sweet. […]

  • Silent Hills is officially dead

    Konami’s collaboration with Del Toro is over, playable demo to disappear on Wednesday. Update 2: Konami has published a statement earlier confirming that it’s no longer working on Silent Hills. “Konami is committed to new Silent Hill titles, however the embryonic ‘Silent Hills’ project developed with Guillermo del Toro and featuring the likeness of Norman […]

  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Zombies will be “totally unique, mind-blowing”

    Welcome back Treyarch’s “own unique brand of mind-fuckery” to Call of Duty. Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 developer Treyarch has said Zombies mode in this year’s game will be completely different to the campaign and multiplayer games. Speaking at a briefing last week, studio head Mark Lamia said players should expect something entirely different. […]

  • Meet the specialist classes of Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 multiplayer

    Hands-on impressions of four new classes and their special abilities shaking up Call of Duty multiplayer. What’s exciting about this year’s Call of Duty is that we were able to get hands on with three different multiplayer maps and four of the new classes this early in development. Although the number of maps is still […]

  • Here’s the PC specs for Call of Duty: Black Ops 3

    The PC specs for Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 have been confirmed well ahead of the game’s November 6 release. Releasing the specs over six months before the game is due highlights how far along the game is in development. The specs are designed with low end and high end builds in mind. Get […]

  • Open beta for Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 ahead of Nov 6 release date

    Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 will offer an open beta to every player who pre-orders the game. The open beta is for the three supported formats – PC, Xbox One and PS4 – there is no version of Black Ops 3 for PS3 or Xbox 360. Solid details for the beta are yet to […]

  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 brings back 4-player co-op campaign

    This year’s Call of Duty campaign is designed specifically for four players to experience together. Let’s get boots on the ground, soldier. Don’t call it an Exo skeleton. Call it the Direct Neural Interface. Okay, it’s a little less catchy, but the DNI biotechnology in Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 will feel familiar to […]

  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 – watch the first official trailer here

    Here’s the first full trailer for Call of Duty: Black Ops 3, due for release on November 6. Anyone who pre-orders the game will get access to the open beta. The game will be released on PS4, Xbox One and PC. You can read hands-on impressions of the multiplayer here, check out early info on […]

  • Dota 2 International Compendium out next week, three annual championships added

    Valve has announced its adding three, yearly Dota 2 championships to its eSports roster along with the new that a new International Compendium will launch next week alongside a balance update for MOBA. The firm said it was adding three extra championships to the schedule as it recognized there was “room for improvement” on a […]

  • Dungeons 2 is now available on PC, Mac, Linux – watch the launch trailer

    Dungeons 2, the dungeon-crawling strategy sequel to Realmforge Studios’ Dungeons, has been released on Steam by publisher Kalypso. It can be yours for $39.99 on Steam and is available for Windows, Linux, Mac and SteamOS. The first game was released in 2011 and heavily influenced by Dungeon Keeper. A boxed version will arrive in North […]

  • This Mortal Kombat X “hidden character intros” video is rather humorous

    YouTuber Maximilian Dood mad has created a Mortal Kombat X video featuring “hidden” character intros centering around Scorpion and Sub-Zero. Some of the dialogue is rather funny, and we particularly liked the affectionate line uttered by Sub-Zero at one point. Just something fun for your Saturday. Enjoy.

  • Art of the Catch creator sheds more light on why he pulled the Skyrim mod off Steam

    The creator of Skyrim mod Art of the Catch has taken to Reddit to explain why he pulled the paid mod off Steam Workshop. Yesterday, it was revealed Chesko had pulled the fishing mod off Steam Workshop, after mod creator Fore stated he didn’t endorse Chesko charging for the mod because it used his his […]

  • Tripwire adds clause to Killing Floor 2 EULA banning paid mods

    Tripwire Interactive has updated its EULA for Killing Floor 2 stating that any mods players create for the game must be distributed free-of-charge. The end user agreement update, via PCgamesN, went live a couple of days after Valve announced it would allow mod creators to start charging for their creations. Bethesda is the first company […]

  • Five Nights at Freddy’s 3 recreated in LittleBigPlanet 3 is rather eerie

    LittleBigPlanet 3 players have created some really interesting content with the game’s level builder, but sometimes, the creations go beyond cute and bright and venture into the realm of creepy, as is the case with this Five Nights at Freddy’s 3 build. Created by TheLittleBigPlanetShow, the rather ominous level can be played with up to […]

  • Final Fantasy 14: Heavensward benchmark trailer shows off flying mounts, more

    Square Enix has released a rather nice benchmark video for Final Fantasy 14: Heavensward showing a battle, flying mounts and some of the new environments. Heavensward is the first expansion for Final Fantasy 14 and is slated for release on June 23 for PC, PlayStation 3 and PS4. The mac version is being handled by […]

  • Have a look at some Xenoblade Chronicles X gameplay

    During yesterday’s Xenoblade Chronicles X Nintendo Direct showcase, many details pertaining to the Monolith Soft title were announced, and quite a bit of gameplay was shown. The Wii U-exclusive contains real-time menu-based combat and four-player online questing along with diverse environments and the ability to use Skells, which are transforming mechs. These mechs are called […]

  • Here’s a look at The Elder Scrolls Online running on Xbox One

    The Elder Scrolls Online has a limited public beta test running this weekend on PS4 and Xbox One, and Eurogamer has been playing around in it. Have a look at the Khajiit sorcerer below in the Xbox One version. There isn’t an NDA in place for the beta, so expect to see more videos as […]

  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 leaks reveal Zombie progression system, four-player co-op, more

    More Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 details surfaced overnight thanks to a leaked pamphlet with information pertaining to Zombies XP progression, four-player co-op and more. Posted on NeoGAF, the pamphlet the shooter will contain a new movement system, a Specialist character system for multiplayer, tailored maps, “cinematic arena-style play,” and complete character customization. The […]

  • Gears of War Remaster in the works for Xbox One, according to testers – report

    Overnight, a rumor surfaced claiming a remastered version of the original Gears of War was coming to Xbox One. According to playtesters, it isn’t a rumor at all. Polygon first broke the story, citing a source who showed the site sreencaps of the Locust invasion with updated visuals. Screenshots of the multiplayer showing improved lighting […]

  • GameStop promo outs Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 for November, pre-order for access to beta

    Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 will be released in November, according to what appears to be a leaked GameStop store promo posted on Kotaku. The exact date is November 6, which isn’t a surprise to anyone. On the promo, it notes that those who pre-order will be granted beta access for PC, PlayStation 4 […]

  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Double XP and Elite Bonus weekend has kicked off

    Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare players can earn Double XP along with Elite Bonus on all platforms. There is even Double XP and Double Weapon XP on offer for Black Ops 2. The dry run is over. Prep for the Sunday reveal of #BlackOps3 begins now. 2XP/2XweapXP is live. pic.twitter.com/rn6SVtVJbY — Treyarch Studios (@Treyarch) April […]

  • Atlus makes “minor edits” to Dungeon Travelers 2 in order to avoid AO rating

    Atlus has announced it has made “minor edits” to four in-game images contained in Dungeon Travelers 2 to avoid an AO rating by the ESRB. According to a press release from the company, localization sometimes require changes to content in order for it to be “understood en masse,” which is why it worked closely with […]

  • Battlefield Hardline is 40% off through Origin this weekend

    The standard edition of Battlefield Hardline on PC is 40% off this weekend through EA’s Origin service. The Digital Deluxe Edition is also 40% off and includes various Battlepacks unavailable in the standard version. You can also pick up the Battlefield Hardline Ultimate edition for 23% off, which comes with all four planned expansions through […]

  • Submerged is an exploration-adventure game coming to multiple platforms

    Submerged is the latest title in development from Uppercut Games, and the exploration-adventure game is coming to PlayStation 4 and other platforms this year. The game takes place in a flooded city which Miku and her wounded brother Taku have reached by boat. Miku needs to find a safe place for her brother to rest […]

  • These screenshots for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt show superb attention to detail

    Some gorgeous new screenshots for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt have surfaced, and a couple are wallpaper worthy. Especially the one with the horse, but as you’re well aware, I’m horse crazed. The images below in the gallery have been scaled to fit properly, but if you head over to NeoGAF you can bask in […]

  • Namco kicks off Humble Store partnership with Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin

    Namco Bandai has started offering its PC titles on Humble Store, and this includes the recently released Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin. Other titles include Dragon Ball Xenoverse, and Project Cars. “In Japan, the Bandai Namco Group companies are known for supporting different charity programs and we are very happy to be […]

  • World of Tanks: 2,000 Bonus codes to give away

    Already have a World of Tanks account? We’ve got 2,000 codes for players to top up their Gold and Premium days. This weekend sees the World of Tanks Grand Finals take place in Poland, and we’ve got a bunch of game codes to give away to celebrate. Each Bonus PC code offers 150 Gold and […]

  • Mad Max contains Top Dog camps with boss fights

    Mad Max will have bases which vary in difficulty, some of which are considered a “finale” for a particular region and feature a boss fight. Speaking in the latest issue of GamesMaster via GamesRadar, the game’s producer John Fuller said this allows players to tailor their experience by deciding how much of a challenge they […]

  • Just Cause 3 gameplay trailer reveal coming next week

    Mark your calendars for Tuesday, April 28, because you won’t want to miss the gameplay reveal of Just Cause 3. Avalanche tweeted the date along with a teaser, as seen below. The box art has also made an appearance. Keep an eye on the game’s YouTube page, and we’ll be sure to post the video […]

  • First paid Skyrim Steam Workshop mod has been pulled

    Valve’s new incentive which allows modders to charge for their creations hasn’t been live for 24 hours yet, and already, one mod has been pulled. The mod in question was Chesko’s Fishing Mod for Skyrim, which the creator pulled after a community member questioned whether Chesko had permission from the creator of the character-idle animations […]

  • Resident Evil HD Remaster has sold over one million copies worldwide

    The HD remaster of Resident Evil has sold over one million copies worldwide since its January 20 release, Capcom has announced. The company attributed the sales milestone to producing a “great product” along with excellent word of mouth and praise from fans. In February, Capcom said Resident Evil HD Remaster was its fastest-selling digital title […]

  • The Crew: the Raid Car Pack and Raid Live Update now available for download

    The Crew players can now download the Raid Car Pack which is the last of four themes car packs. The Raid Live Update is also available, and it contains six new tuning specs. The car pack contains three new cars: the 2012 Cadillac Escalade, the off-road 2011 Volkswagen Touareg NF and the McLaren F1 supercar. […]

  • Geralt is very professional in the latest Witcher 3: Wild Hunt TV spot

    The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt has a new TV spot that’s short and to the point. The latest Witcher 3 trailer comes in the form of TV spot. It’s all CGI, and it looks good. If you’re more into gameplay trailers, the latest one will serve you well. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is out […]

  • Steam roguelike sale is live, offers deep discounts on a stellar collection of titles

    If you’re into challenging, procedurally-generated, and infinitely-replayable games, Steam’s current sale will hook you up. Steam is hosting a sale on roguelike games. Plenty of titles in the genre are on sale for upwards of 75% off. Highlights include Risk of Rain at 75% off, Don’t Starve at 66% off, Spelunky at 75% off, FTL: […]

  • Resident Evil: Revelations 2 finally gets online co-op in Raid Mode on Xbox One

    Resident Evil: Revelations 2 has been patched to support online play in Raid Mode on Xbox One. The Xbox One version of Resident Evil: Revelations 2 lacked online support in Raid Mode for a long time. Until today. A new patch has been released to bring that version in line with the rest of them. […]

  • A section in Killing Floor 2′s EULA about cyberbullying is riling up some fans

    Killing Floor 2 has recently got into a bit of trouble with some fans due to a clause in its EULA that gives the developer the right to revoke a user’s license without prior notice. The Killing Floor 2 EULA – just like many others found in modern games, has a section dedicated to cheating […]

  • World of Tanks: 2,000 free tanks and in-game cash to giveaway

    To celebrate the World of Tanks grand finals this weekend we’ve got some great freebies to give away to new players. We have 2,000 PC invite codes to giveaway, with each one offering new accounts a T2 Light Tank, 100 Gold and 1 Days Premium worth around €8.00. All you need to do is enter […]

  • Marvel announces partnership with Telltale, first game due in 2017

    Marvel and Telltale have entered into a partnership that will allow the developer to work on a new game series, due in 2017. Telltale has announced that it has partnered with Marvel Games, Marvel Entertainment’s video games division, for the development of a new game series. No indication was given as to what the new […]

  • Destiny: Bungie is not saying no to a player trading system

    Bungie has not completely ruled out the idea of bringing a trading system to Destiny. Destiny does not offer any way for players to trade items amongst themselves. But ever since the game’s release, players have never stopped asking Bungie to add one in. While the developer does not have a satisfying answer, it’s still […]

  • Destiny: Xur location and inventory for April 24, 25 – MIDA Multi-Tool edition

    The weekend Exotics market run by Xur: Agent of the Nine is now open for business. Destiny’s bizarre vendor, Xur, has arrived at the Tower. Xur is your man if you’re looking for Exotic armour or weapons. Not only that, but he will also let you exchange your old Exotic gear for new, upgraded versions. […]

  • Warcraft movie delayed yet again

    The Warcraft movie will no longer hit theatres in March 2016. The release date of the Warcraft movie has been pushed back by three months. The movie was expected in March 2016, but Legendary Pictures announced yesterday that it is now due on June 10, 2016. No reason was given for the delay. This is […]