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Shadow of the Eternals Kickstarter funding resumes July 25

Friday, 12 July 2013 21:08 GMT By Stephany Nunneley

Precursor Games has announced it will relaunch its Kickstarter for Shadow of the Eternals on July 25.

The developer pulled the title from the crowd funding after the firm felt it had too many “messages” surrounding the formation of a new studio, who all was involved, and failing to focus on detailing the game more.

Denis Dyack also said the “noise” over his involvement led to various misconceptions being added to an already “unclear” funding campaign.

On top of all this, Ken McCulloch, one of Precursor’s founding members and former director at Silicon Knights, was arrested earlier this month in Ontario and charged with multiple counts of involvement with child pornography.

“We learned a great deal from our first campaign and we have made substantial changes to the structure of the campaign from both community feedback and observation,” Precursor wrote on its website. “We really want to thank our community and followers for the unwavering support and patience over the past few weeks – it’s been a huge inspiration and motivator for us.

“Your feedback has been instrumental in many ways throughout the process of creating the new campaign and we can’t wait for you to see what we have in store for you all.”

The new crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter will be restarted for less than the original $1.3 million goal, and Precursor plans to only launch a separate crowdfunding campaign if the Kickstarter is a success – unlike last time out.

If successful, the adventure is expected to launch as an episodic series on PC and Wii U.

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21 Comments

  1. KoojoPanda

    Perhaps if they put it on platforms people are excited about then it wouldn’t be such a miserable failure. This is unexciting to me as a PC gamer, and I don’t want to play a mediocre version on WiiU. How about the PS4, and self publish?

    #1 2 years ago
  2. Ali

    Not really sure if this is going to be successful. I obviously have nothing against Denis Dyack (considering it is Kotaku who tries to ruin his reputation) and I am not gonna slap em with Ken’s deeds.

    They just need to convince me, I am loving the idea of the game in general. Looks great for a kick starter game.

    I agree with @1

    #2 2 years ago
  3. Phoenixblight

    @2

    Kotaku has done nothing to ruin anyones reputation. It has and will always be Dyack. He had his company copy and paste code from another engine, he is the one that got himself banned from Neogaff, he is the one that ran his company in the ground.

    #3 2 years ago
  4. DSB

    Dyack has gone so far past the point where an apology would actually be effective that I don’t see this getting off the ground.

    It’s one thing to make mistakes, it’s quite another to try to run from them without ever accepting responsibility. That’s how you make mistakes look like crimes.

    #4 2 years ago
  5. goodolemiss

    @3
    getting banned from neogaf is extremely easy to do…and also he ran SK successfully for over 20 years. over 80% of all companies fail within the first 10 years. Businesses go out of business all the time. His success and failure are nothing new in any industry. Neither is his legal stuff. example: look at apple and samsung currently battling over stolen designs… Infringement is pretty commonplace these days. does not make it right…but your doomsday attitude adds nothing to the discusion

    #5 2 years ago
  6. Phoenixblight

    @5

    Yeah except what happened with Samsung? They had to pay for it. SK had Unreal engine went into and copied and pasted the code with the fucking comments even a student programmer wouldn’t do that shit.

    If anyone did that they would be blacklisted from the industry and that is why he can’t get a leg up from anywhere because he chose to do something and then pass it off as it was Epics fault. Not mention all his other bullshit. The guy is worse then Kotick at least Kotick is honest.

    #6 2 years ago
  7. DSB

    His failure is newer than his success, so I don’t see how that’s supposed to inspire confidence.

    And people can make all the apologies they want, but the majority of the Precursor guys came from Sillicon Knights.

    It would be an entirely different discussion if Dyack was actually capable of owning his mistakes. At this point he has drunk so much of his own kool aid, I don’t think there’s any going back.

    #7 2 years ago
  8. goodolemiss

    if you go read the public court documents it was under 500 lines of code out of some order of a million lines of code….most were the comments themselves. I highly doubt whats his fuck even knew about the plagiarism…half the reason he probably lost. all you need to do is go look.

    They may have copied stuff, but they didn’t steal unreal engine wholesale. its in the public documents.

    I was also referring to the part where apple wholesale jacked samsungs tech. you know…the most recent lawsuit.

    I wasn’t really trying to go to bat for whatever his name is…im just saying this witchhunt people have thrown down the gauntlet over is really stupid.

    #8 2 years ago
  9. Phoenixblight

    @8

    Stealing some and stealing all is the same thing. Quit trying to downplay it. He did it. A thief is a thief. Whether he knew about or not is irrelevant as he is/was the studio owner. He has to know about every single aspect about the dealings of what his studio does that or employ people that do both of which he failed at.

    #9 2 years ago
  10. goodolemiss

    he failed at business..thats all

    #10 2 years ago
  11. Phoenixblight

    Not to mention the last few games have completely bombed. The only game they had success at was Eternal Darkness which for all we know was because they were working with Nintendo which Nintendo is known for getting involved with their second party titles. SO somehow Eternal Darkness a single game overwrites all their present choices? Doesn’t work like that. They aren’t relevant anymore as we can see with Xmen and Too Human. Hell I would argue they weren’t relevant before that.

    #11 2 years ago
  12. AmeriToast

    Should not be called athletes, I could get behind professional gamers but not athletes.

    #12 2 years ago
  13. Ali

    @9 Oh, are we really getting the whole “Kotaku is a reliable source ” thingy ? Because if you really don’t have anything other than Kotaku’s claims, then I am not really bothering myself.

    #13 2 years ago
  14. Phoenixblight

    @13

    You mean besides public information through the court. Naw I have nothing :P

    Also I don’t read anything from Kotaku. I actually read Game developers magazine and gamasutra, there is also gam biz too. Take your pick.

    #14 2 years ago
  15. Ali

    @14,
    I just remembered their battle against Epic which turned against them XD Well, I am not really sure how to put this, but only time will tell. If the game is an honest redeeming restart for them then why not, the guys have done some great work.. grated that was ages ago, but it still means that they have the potential to do something good here.

    #15 2 years ago
  16. Clupula

    @8 – If there’s a million dollars in cash at a bank, and I just steal $500 of it, am I not going to go to jail?

    #16 2 years ago
  17. salarta

    Yes, demand an apology from Dyack and punish the whole company over Dyack still having a job in the industry after he’s already been thoroughly punished through the loss of his own company, his reputation in tatters (of his own making), and having to take a lower position in a new company.

    Meanwhile, rush out to buy the latest game from Gearbox after their not paying 3D Realms properly for the license of Duke Nukem, lying to Sega about Aliens: Colonial Marines and ripping them off by transitioning funds for that game to work on their own properties, the DLC whoring, etc. Also, support strong female characters in video games by purchasing games made by sexist hacks that deliberately turn once strong female protagonists into childish sex objects, all while deliberately lying to the public about the content of those games to get them to boost sales. Oh, and let’s not forget, EA’s online pass service for used games is so much worse than banks wrecking the economy and kicking families out of their homes! They are most definitely the worst company in America for causing minor frustrations for the entertainment needs of people that are well-off enough to afford video games. If we were dealing with the ea_spouses issue here then it’d make some modicum of sense, but that hasn’t been a problem for more than half a decade.

    If this generation of games has taught me anything, it’s that the majority of today’s consumers suck ass and love to ruin good things, largely for selfish, egotistical and petty reasons.

    #17 2 years ago
  18. InsaneZucchini

    @1 1) They can self-publish on the Wii U as well. The Wii U eShop is said by some to be the closest of the three systems out to being anywhere near as indie developer friendly as steam. Nintendo has been going out of it’s way to make it as accessible as possible. The deal they made with Unity allows any licenced Wii U developer to get a Unity Pro License free. Indie Devs can set their own prices and host sales when they choose and update their games for free. Getting those patches and games certified is apparently faster than on PS3 or 360. It also supports Javascript, html5, and CSS apps, to make it even more enticing for devs. They’re even looking into making a deal with Scirra to make use of Construct 2 for more options for indie devs.

    Wii-U-Developer-Reaction

    every wii u eshop developer gets a free unity liscence

    “It is very close to what Apple and Steam are doing at the moment and very indie friendly,” -Mikael Haveri
    Read more at http://venturebeat.com/2012/11/27/nintendo-wii-u-eshop-indie-developers/#7olLwDXPPJXVkxry.99

    http://www.neogaf.com/forum/showthread.php?t=530832

    GDC-13-Nintendo-supports-HTML5-with-web-framework-for-Wii-U

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    2) Yes the Wii U is currently selling poorly, but it’s not a bad system. The Shadow of the Eternals would be no less a “mediocre version” on the PS4. The Wii U already has 1080p 60fps games coming out soon, what more do you need? That’s all PS4 and Xbox One will be putting out for awhile. They might be able to make games for 4k tvs but it’s not worth the investment because almost no one has one. We won’t see those anywhere near launch. It’s ignorant statements like yours that make the Wii U sound worse than it actually is.

    3) Precursor Games, has already received Nintendo’s blessing on Shadow of the Eternals, you see, they own the patent on the Sanity system that was in Eternal Darkness: Sanity’s Requiem. Without Nintendo’s permission they won’t be able to use that, that’s probably part of why it is coming to the Wii U and not PS4 or Xbox One.

    #18 2 years ago
  19. polygem

    all i can say: i LOVE eternal darkness and i really really liked the gameplay they´ve shown for this. i´d love to see this happening.

    #19 2 years ago
  20. DSB

    @15 I believe in second chances, but I don’t see how Dyack hasn’t been offered the exact same chance to redeem himself as everybody else.

    It would really be as easy as apologizing, taking responsibility, and then committing himself to starting over.

    Instead he’s decided that no apology is needed, he’s decided against accountability, and now he wants gamers money to make his new game.

    It just doesn’t add up. You can’t just expect that people will trust you if you try to cut and run.

    @17 I don’t think anyone objects to Dyack making a living in the games industry or anywhere else, but I think plenty of people will simply choose not to back a game made by a studio that picks him as a top executive and figurehead.

    He can make all the games he wants to, but if he wants people to trust him enough to give him their money, then I think some honesty and accountability would go a long way.

    He has every opportunity to solve this by apologizing and making himself accountable. So far, he just doesn’t want to.

    I don’t have to trust EA, Gearbox or anyone else, because their games aren’t made with my money, and so I have every opportunity to judge the games themselves on their merits, before I spend a dime on them.

    #20 2 years ago
  21. HUcast

    @17 I ignored your Gearbox two wrongs make a right rant and instead I’ll focus on Dyack and PG.

    Let’s pretend for a moment that all this controversy Dyack firmly planted himself in dosen’t exist and look at it from a purely business aspect.

    When was the last time Dyack had his name on a game that was worth the plastic it was pressed on? That would be Sanity’s Requiem which was released in 2002.

    From 2003 to present Dyack and has yet to release a game that was above mediocre, wasn’t plagued with massive issues, or both.

    Now let’s go even further, back when SK was working with SSI. SSI made some of the best strategy/rpg’s of the 80′s. The Gold Box series is still considered to be some of the better D&D games released. When they got together with SK, the games were subpar at best.

    So what we really have is a company that managed to make two good games in the 19 years they’ve been around. Blood Omen and Sanity’s Requiem.

    Considering his track record with games he’s been involved with hasn’t exactly been amazing, it’s not hard to see why Dyack is losing ground. There is simply no realistic reason for me to fund any program he belongs to on the off chance that this game -might- be good.

    Dyack has been supported by the gaming community and the Canadian government for years. Gamers aren’t looking to lynch Dyack. They simply have other avenues to take and they’re taking them. If Dyack fails or succeeds in the industry it’s on him, not us.

    #21 2 years ago

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    Destiny players, you asked for it and Bungie has delivered it: you can now swap items in and out of the vault using the companion app. “Destiny needs more vault space” you cry – and yes, this is true. But while we all struggle with the limitations imposed on us by Bungie, we face all […]

  • Mortal Kombat X will contain over 100 Brutalities

    During the Mortal Kombat X stream today, NetherRealm Studios revealed Brutalities are back for the game, and stated there will be over 100 to pull off. You won’t gain any extra experience for being overly cruel with your painful moves, but you will at least get to laugh at some and “cringe” at others, according […]

  • Numenera: Strand is a film based on the game up on Kickstarter

    Numenera, the 2012 Kickstarter success and foundation for Torment: Tides of Numenera, could become a film if the Kickstarter for the movie is successful. With five days left, Monte Cook Games and Swedish film company Valdes/Eriksdotter needs £22,542 to reach its goal. Titled Numenera: Strand, it tells the tale of a drifter who “roams a […]

  • Gran Turismo 6 update adds MINI Clubman Vision, more

    A Mini Cooper has invaded Gran Turismo 6 via a new update. The Mid-Field Raceway track has also been added, and its a new and improved version of the original track from previous Gran Turismos. The new B-Spec Mode feature has also been added which allows the AI driver to race on your behalf. Additional […]

  • Nintendo is bringing New 3DS Xl and some playable titles to PAX East

    Nintendo is bringing New 3DS Xl and Splatoon with it to PAX East next month. The E3 2014 build of the game lets eight players transform into squids in a race for “splattered-paint dominance.” Code Name: S.T.E.A.M. will also be playable and featured in stage presentations at the Nintendo booth. Upcoming or newly released Nintendo […]

  • Battlefield Hardline Premium information seems to have slipped out early

    Battlefield Hardline Premium perks have apparently leaked a bit early, according to a post on Reddit. Over on the Hardline subreddit is an image which was take at a GameStop location, noting two week early access to content additional Battlepacks and more. Here’s the rundown: Four expansions Two weeks early access 12 additional Battlepacks Exclusive […]

  • Final Fantasy: Record Keeper arrives in the US this spring

    Final Fantasy: Record Keeper will be released in the US on iOS and Android this spring, DeNA and Square Enix today. The mobile titles allows players to “relive favorite moments” across all Final Fantasy installments and build a team of classic characters from across the entire franchise. If you sign up for email updates, you […]

  • Battlefield Hardline now available for pre-order, pre-download on Xbox One

    Battlefield Hardline is now available for pre-order and pre-download on Xbox One. You can pre-order it now from the Xbox Store and once you have paid for it, you can start your pre-download. Battlefield Hardline releases on March 17, and will be made available to pre-downloaders come 12.01am EDT. Check pricing and availability for your […]

  • Dying Light interactive video allows you switch between day and night

    A new video for Dying Light has been released, which allows you to hit the Z key to change between day and night. Titles Life and Death in the Quarantine Zone, the interactive story video showcases how the game changes between day and night. Daytime and nighttime are shown side-by-side but the z key allows […]

  • Havoc DLC for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare out on PS3, PS4; PC delayed

    The Havoc DLC for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is now available for PlayStation 3 and PS4. Havoc contains the four multiplayer maps Core, Drift, Sideshow, and Urban along with the AE4 directed energy assault rifle, its custom variant, and the Exo Zombies cooperative mode. You can purchase the DLC separately or pick up the […]

  • Here’s a teaser for Resident Evil Revelations 2: Episode 2

    A teaser video for the second episode of Resident Evil Revelations 2 is available, so if you’ve yet to play the first episode, you may want to skip this. Resident Evil Revelations 2′s first episode is out now. Thanks, GamesHQMedia.

  • North American eShop update is full of Donkey Kong games

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  • Venture into the Valley of the Yetis next week in Far Cry 4

    The next batch of Far Cry 4 DLC, Valley of the Yetis, releases in March and Ajay Ghale will be tasked with surviving violent cultists and the mythical Yeti. Apparently the cult is looking for a secret hidden in the valley, and Ajay has discovered their motives. The DLC features co-op with a friend taking […]

  • The Butcher’s AK/CAR Mod Pack out for Payday 2, has dino masks

    The 19th DLC pack for Payday 2 title The Butcher’s AK/CAR Mod Pack is available on Steam from today. The pack will run you $4.99/€4.99 and features: 11 new weapon modifications for the AK rifles in the game 11 new weapon modifications for the CAR rifles in the game Four new masks together with their […]

  • Battle Chasers slated for PC, consoles; comic picks up where 2001 storyline left off

    Darksiders creator Joe Madureira and Vigil co-founder Ryan Stefanelli have confirmed a Battle Chasers game and a new comic are in the works at their new studio Airship Syndicate. Speaking to Polygon, Madureira and Stefanelli wouldn’t provide details on the the game, but did divulge it will be an adventure RPG with player-controlled Battle Chasers […]

  • Shovel Knight, Hotline Miami 2 discounted for Sony’s annual Spring Fever Sale

    Sony is hosting its annual Spring Fever Sale which runs for eight weeks and features a new title each week. The sale starts next week on March 3 with the launch of Helldivers. Here’s just a few items included in the sale: HELLDIVERS (PS4/PS3/PS Vita) March 3 Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number (PS4/PS3/PS Vita) March […]

  • The gold Super Mario amiibo is a Walmart exclusive

    The Super Mario Gold amiibo which surfaced via a CPSIA certificate earlier this month will be a Walmart-exclusive, Nintendo has announced. The gold-colored Mario amiibo will be released the same day as the Mario Party 10 game for Wii U and will run you $12,96 at 3,000 participating Walmart stores in the US. Along with […]

  • Here’s an overview trailer for Final Fantasy Type-0 HD

    As new gameplay overview trailer for Final Fantasy Type-0 HD, culled from the Active Time Report, stream has been sent over by Square Enix. The video provides a look at the history and environments of the Kingdom of Orience; the 14 memebers of Class Zero; the battle system with customizable magic spells; and the ability […]

  • Final Fantasy 15 video gives you a look at the game’s wildlife

    A new video shown by Final Fantasy 15 director Hajime Tabata during the latest Active Time Report, contains a look at the game’s wildlife and ecology. You can watch the full stream two hour stream through here, or a smaller clip courtesy of GamesHQMedia below.

  • Lionhead ventures into the free-to-play space with Fable Legends

    Fable Legends will be free-to-play when it launches on PC and Xbox One. According to Lionhead, the one versus four cross-platform title borrows from MOBA games such as Dota 2 and League of Legends as it will contain free, rotating heroes which will be added to a roster for a two week period. Once the […]

  • Win! 5 pairs of tickets to the Call of Duty European Championships

    We have five pairs of tickets to giveaway for the Call of Duty European Championships, taking place in London this weekend. The event takes place this Saturday February 28 and Sunday March 1 at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden. Winners can watch teams will go head to head for a $10,000 prize pot […]

  • Republique Remastered has released on Mac and PC

    Republique Remastered, which was announced earlier this month, is now available for Mac and PC. The game is 20% off through Steam, GOG and the Humble Store for $19.99 until March 4. Thereafter, it will run you $24.99. The Remastered edition contains all five episodes of the game, with 1-3 available now and the remaining […]

  • LA Cops coming to Xbox One in March

    Isometric shooter LA Cops is coming to Xbox One on March 13. Already on Steam Early Access, the game looks like it’s been heavily inspired by Hotline Miami. Walk into a room, open fire, leave bloody puddles in your wake. It’s being published by Team 17. Check out the video below for some 70s cop […]

  • We have $500 of Steam Wallet funds to giveaway!

    We’re giving away 10 Steam Wallet prizes worth $50 each to VG247 readers, courtesy of Bundle Stars. All you need to do to be in with a chance of winning $50 Steam credit is to enter your details below. Join the Bundle Stars Steam group for entry in the sweepstake, and gain extra entries for […]

  • Lapsed Final Fantasy 14 players tempted back with 10 day freebie

    Square is offering lapsed FF 14: A Realm Reborn players a chance to come back to the game for 10 days worth of free adventuring. Provided you’ve already bought and registered an account you’ll be able to play free of charge from Feb 27 to March 9. Square wants you to sample the new content […]

  • Advanced Warfare: Sledgehammer looking at “opportunities” to recreate classic Call of Duty maps

    Sledgehammer Games has told VG247 it’s looking at opportunities to recreate classic Call of Duty maps in Advanced Warfare. According to co-founder Michael Condrey, players of the latest Havoc DLC are asking how Exo abilities and verticality can be added to classic franchise maps. “We’re taking a look at some opportunities to really highlight the […]

  • GTA Online reader playlist week 7: and the winner is…

    Stuff was shot. But only one player emerged victorious. GTA Online player e031271 won last night’s VG247 reader playlist, beating myself, Matt and regulars solidorwot and Revolting. Congratulations, Mr e031271. A deserved victory. We play a GTA Online playlist in an open session every Wednesday on PS4, because it’s both funny and fun. Anyone’s welcome […]

  • Leaked screens reveal The Reef as Destiny’s new “social space”

    A handful of leaked Destiny screens seem to confirm that The Reef location will be the new social space in Destiny. The new addition is likely to be revealed as part of the upcoming House of Wolves expansion. Reddit user Megamanexe4 dropped the screens on the site earlier this morning, along with grabs that reveal […]

  • Darksiders creator teases Battle Chasers game

    Joe Madureira, creator of Darksiders, has released art that strongly suggests a Battle Chasers game is in the works. Battle Chasers was a comic book from the late 1990s that suffered notorious production problems between issues and was never finished. Madureira formed Airship Syndicate after the collapse of THQ, where he co-created Darksiders. His latest […]

  • Infamous video nasty Axe recreated in GTA 5

    The trailer for notorious horror movie Axe has been recreated in GTA 5. The shot for shot remake is the work of gigerbrick who has previously recreated exploitation flicks like Machete and Hostel using Lego. The original Axe movie was banned in 1984 in the UK but passed with cuts in the late 1990s. Movie […]

  • Payday 2 for PS4 and Xbox One includes “a year’s worth of paid DLC” for free

    Payday 2: Crimewave Edition will include a year’s worth of paid DLC from the PC version of the game for free. The new-gen version of the game will be available June 2015, and includes almost all of the paid and free DLC released so far for Overkill’s popular first-person shooter. That DLC includes The Big […]

  • Yes, Mortal Kombat X will require Xbox Live Gold or PS Plus

    Mortal Kombat X won’t bypass Microsoft and Sony’s premium online play requirements. Reports that Mortal Kombat X wouldn’t require PS Plus or Xbox Live Gold started circling earlier this week thanks to a communications error. Answering fan questions on Twitter, producer Shaun Himmerick accidentally gave the impression that premium console subs would not be required […]

  • This is what Destiny players most want next

    Destiny patch 1.1.1 has resolved or at least addressed a number of complaints voiced by the community, but there are plenty more. des Destiny community manage David “Deej” Dague has put out a call for Guardians to share their concerns – or rather, what they think the community is most concerned about. “Set aside your […]

  • Google AI can play games now, so we’re probably all going to die

    Google has brought us one step closer to our inevitable slaughter or enslavement by machine overlords. Google has developed an AI that can learn to play video games and devise brand new strategies. Let me just rephrase that: Google has created an AI that can teach itself new skills, including how to play video games. […]

  • First footage of Renowned Explorers: International Society surfaces

    Renowned Explorers: International Society is a turn-based strategy game from the team behind Reus, and it looks great. Renowned Explorers was announced almost a full year ago, but has been pretty quiet since then. Developer Abbey games has now announced that the game has hit alpha, and will be open to select testers soon. You […]

  • Cities: Skylines developer commits to mod support

    Cities: Skylines will fully support the modding community. Hailing from famously mod-friendly publisher Paradox, Cities: Skylines is a no-brainer for mod support – especially as a lack of mod support is one of the things SimCity was so heavily criticised for when it firts launched. In the developer diary below, Paradox’s Jakob Munthe is joined […]

  • Nosgoth update adds Vanguard, many fixes

    Nosgoth, the free-to-play multiplayer brawler set in the Legacy of Kain universe, has been given a significant makeover. The major feature of the latest Nosogth game update is a new playable human character called the Vanguard. “Equipped with mighty throwing axes and a shield, the Vanguard can take more punishment than any human class that […]

  • Xbox Live Gold 12 month sub $40 on Microsoft store

    Microsoft is offering $20 off 12 month Xbox Live Gold subscriptions at the moment. An Xbox Live Gold 12 month subscription will normally set you back $60, but a Microsoft Store promotion has it on offer for $40. The offer is restricted to the US store. Although you can opt to grab your sub as […]

  • Tomb Raider movie script to be penned by TMNT writer

    Tomb Raider will be Evan Daugherty’s second reboot of an established universe. The Tomb Raider movie reboot has signed on a writer and a distributor. Deadline reports Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Divergent, Snow White And The Huntsman and G.I. Joe 3 writer Daugherty will write the film. Additionally, Warner Bros. has signed on to distribute, […]

  • Shelter 2 pre-orders open, launch trailer debuts early

    Shelter 2 is a game in which you are a mother lynx and must protect a den of kittens. Yes, it’s delightful. Shelter 2 is coming to Mac and PC on March 9. Pre-orders are now available on Steam at 10% off or on GOG.com with a free skin and soundtrack, or 20% off if […]

  • That Batman: Arkham Knight trailer is full of codes

    Batman: Arkham Knight’s trailer is like a Transformer – there’s more than meets the eye. The new Batman: Arkham Knight trailer contains a number of codes. Eagle-eyed users have spotted four so far, and work on cracking their meaning is progressing. According to an /r/games thread rounding up results so far, the codes pertain to […]

  • Assassin’s Creed haystacks won’t save you from a fall

    Assassin’s Creed fans, don’t try this at home. Assassin’s Creed characters can survive falls of almost any distance as long as they aim for the haystacks scattered handily throughout the environment. As you probably deduced from your familiarity with common sense, this isn’t a real thing: falling from heights kills you, the same way a […]

  • Why are people buying PS4 and not Xbox One?

    PS4 is outselling Xbox One – but why? A new report may have the answer. Last month, the PS4 outsold the Xbox One in the US again, returning it to the top of the charts after just two months away. Why? What has caused this reversal in fortunes in Microsoft’s home territory? According to a […]