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Star Citizen’s latest video is “rendered 100% in-engine, in real-time, at 4k resolution”

Tuesday, 22 October 2013 22:11 GMT By Stephany Nunneley

Star Citizen had a video available which Roberts Space Industries states is “rendered 100% in-engine in real time at 4k resolution” showing off the Hornet and three variants of it: Ghost, Tracker, and Super Hornet. As if a regular hornet isn’t scary enough on its own. You can also look over the specifications through the firm’s blog. Star Citizen has now hit over $23 million in funding, and the next stretch goal is $25 million which will provide a larger alpha test net with extra servers and worldwide infrastructure. Thanks, PCgamesN.

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28 Comments

  1. Arcnail

    Nice!

    #1 1 year ago
  2. monkeygourmet

    Will gtx 780′s in SLI run games in 4k?

    #2 1 year ago
  3. TheBlackHole

    mmm. where to start…

    for all the accuracy and detail they want to put in this game using their incredibly large windfall, you think they’d be able to avoid OXYGENATED EXPLOSIONS IN SPACE!

    That shit annoys the hell out of me. George Lucas did one good thing in the new star wars films – he didn’t make ships explode in a ball of flames, when in the oxygen free zone known as ANYWHERE IN OUTER SPACE.

    Also, how many of these epic, expensive, largely pointless videos do you think they’ll make prior to actually showing proper gameplay? And I mean proper gameplay – trading, missions, feature activity, not space combat.

    #3 1 year ago
  4. TheBlackHole

    @2

    According to DF, three Titans struggled to hold a 30fps rate in 4k, without all settings on high (for a variety of games).

    #4 1 year ago
  5. monkeygourmet

    @4

    Oh yeah… I remember that actually… That’s mental… Even 800 series won’t be enough without dual cards by the sound of it.

    #5 1 year ago
  6. TruthHurts

    It’s about time people realize that they will not be able to run this game anywhere close to those settings, if they can even run it at all. While the developer sure loves to spend the money of the backers’ to create glorified advertisements which make them more money, they sure as hell don’t know their way around optimization.

    This bubble will burst.

    #6 1 year ago
  7. Panthro

    @6 Only a small minority of people run games in 4K anyway.

    Its a massive amount of detail in the ship but outside its basically empty space, I’m pretty certain anything with more power than a GTX 650 will probably run it on max settings with a little bit of AA at 1080p and maintain a frame-rate over 30fps.

    And you cant just assume they don’t know how to optimize a game, where are you getting that from?

    #7 1 year ago
  8. DSB

    @3 If the teeth on your comb are that fine, it’ll be very hard to appreciate anything though. From Battlefield to CoD, there’s plenty of factual errors, including the way explosions behave.

    Although I get it. It would be cool to see something stylish.

    I’d be surprised if videos like this, essentially tech demos, weren’t part of their plan to attract funding for the game. They’re showing their capabilities and ambitions.

    I think it’s smarter to blow the pants off an investor than it is to drown them in a bunch of talk about gameplay. They don’t know what they’re looking at anyway, but they still want to be impressed.

    #8 1 year ago
  9. StarBandit

    @6

    Were you born dumb??or are you just regularly this stupid and trollish..

    The game is far from being done it’s in pre-pre-alpha stage and they have not done almost no optimization as of yet. You don’t optimize at alpha stage this early in the development.

    Get with the program quick…and what bubble will burst? i hope your fear mongering ego does first.

    it’s such a cop out samey prediction so redundant.

    @3

    Good thing’s comes to those that wait and don’t speculate…people will be able to play the dog fighting aspects of the game in December and before that a big hangar module update.Which will unlock the ability to invite other players, other thing game play and mechanics in action/real time will come later in other modules as they progress and backers test it.

    Also stop acting like you know how much they are spending and attributing that to mean a lot of being spent on these commercial adverts for in-game ships. Sense they are also apart of the games universe, so they are not a wast of anything and they are money well spent out a budget of 23 million and counting.

    Some of you people love to nit pick and bitch on a early in development project that is producing high quality work at this stage, like no other that I’ve seen.

    #9 1 year ago
  10. fearmonkey

    @3 – they aren’t going for realistic, they are going for action space opera type of stuff. If we wanted realistic, all the ships would handle like the human ships in Babylon 5. (which I would die to have a game for)

    The game looks incredible, I’m glad I have X-Rebirth coming to tide me over.

    #10 1 year ago
  11. Panthro

    I wish this game was as realistic as call of duty, I hope they add dogs.

    #11 1 year ago
  12. fkid

    #3: First, games that are 100% realistic are rare (name 3?) and usually relay poetic, philosophical messages (e.g. Dear Esther) or have a very steep learning curve (e.g. EVE) and note how much people complain about those games sometimes. That said, this game will still be as close to a real space-sim as they can get it while still being fun and enjoyable for the many backers of the game. Feedback will mould this game for sure.

    #6: Ignorant comment given that they are using CryEngine 3 and great optimizations are built-in to start with for the consoles and a variety of PC configurations. Extra polygons in a pre-alpha video in 4K will obviously be to showcase the highest end potential of their product.

    Personally, this video demonstrates that this will be the closest interactive experience to simulate being a pilot in a fictional sci-fi universe like Star Wars. I, for one, am excited as f*ck!

    #12 1 year ago
  13. Panthro

    This is one of the games I wish I could turn back time and back, I didnt know about it during its kickstarter… I know, I must have been living under a snorlax…

    But when I saw the first gameplay presentation I was blown away and cannot wait for the release, its one of the very few games I am looking forward to playing.

    #13 1 year ago
  14. StarBandit

    @11

    Lets talk about that realistic next gen fish A.I…;p

    #14 1 year ago
  15. Panthro

    @12

    Oh geez!, I almost forgot about that next generation Fish A.I…

    Star citizen might as well not even be a game if it doesn’t have space fish and space dogs.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y4OFv9eWIKY < Made me laugh.

    Oh and the new arms they created ;) can't forget about those new arms! They even have ARM HAIR! Thats right… ARM HAIR!

    #15 1 year ago
  16. MarcoSnow

    @Panthro

    This video shows us just how far we’ve come with fish AI:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TMYso30L9zI

    #16 1 year ago
  17. CPC_RedDawn

    @7

    Yes they said the minimum required graphics card to run the game is a GTX460 (It might have been a 470 not too sure)

    That may sound quite old now in terms of PC hardware but remember that’s MINIMUM!!!

    It was only the other week we discovered 50% of steam users who took the Steam hardware survey won’t be able to run the next COD or Watchdogs!! Due to those needing 6GB RAM minimum!! Which is just insane! I dread to think how much RAM or even the install size will be on this game!

    #17 1 year ago
  18. Panthro

    Wow, I never read the details I just expected them to be a little similar to crysis 2/3.

    A 460 is a little faster than a 650, thats a bit insane really… I guess we will just have to believe there predictions until they start the optimisation stage, maybe they will change the minimum specs, who knows… It got a lot of funds via kickstarter so there must be a big demand for it within the people who can run it, I know I wouldn’t be backing it if I couldn’t run it adequately.

    #18 1 year ago
  19. pcbros

    Wing Commander spiritual sequel, say no more. Wing Command 3 was a big game for me growing up. Killer FMV :D

    This just looks incredible…

    @10 – X-Rebirth looks awesome! I was recently gifted Sins of a Solar Empire Rebelion, so I will be giving that a try. I just finished Portal 2 lol :)

    #19 1 year ago
  20. TheWulf

    I’ll say it again — these guys are masters of marketing. You can see the doubt creep in around the edges with overly aggressive posts like #9′s. What they’ve done is used the same lust-inducing greed that car commercials use. Except in this case, that sexy car is actually in your budget.

    It’s an incredible feat of social engineering from where I sit. Anyone interested in anthropological studies is going to appreciate this, honestly, since they’ll understand what’s going on here. Usually psych students are well versed in this kind of thing, thus they don’t fall for it so easily. Instead of being enticed into lust, they examine what’s happening and ask more logical questions.

    For example: Where’s the evidence that any development beyond pre-rendered cutscenes is going on? Whereas Elite has had dev diaries and is heading towards an upcoming beta for people to actually play, all we’ve seen from Star Citizen are pre-rendered car commercials.

    Yeah, they say it’s all real time, but I haven’t seen much evidence of anything real time from them.

    I have my doubts, honestly. And they are valid.

    I’ve described this as “one of the greatest cons of the decade,” and if they decide to just drop development or release a very half-arsed tech demo, there’s nothing stopping them. They have no legal obligation to meet the desires and ridiculously high expectations they’re creating. This is the best get-rich-quick scheme anyone’s ever thought of.

    I wish I’d thought of it. It’s admirably well done — the way it targets a very specific niche that has more money than sense, giving them exactly what they want. CCP could probably pull the same con, if they wanted.

    But yes, I get the vibe that this is a con. I got that from “We need $1m for a fast travel system.

    If it isn’t a con, I’d be surprised.

    We’ll see, I guess.

    #20 1 year ago
  21. HomeworldFanShip

    @20 TheWulf:

    You’re clearly trolling or maybe your stupid or clueless or bored..maybe all four…there is so much information about Star Citizen and CIG out there that it’s overbearing.

    So lets state the ways here : two 24 hour live stream, pax, E3, amd live event, dragon-con, Citizen-Con, Wingmans hangar (42 episode’s) , WIP terra video, Space port WIP video, secret hangar code testing area …go’s on and on.

    Now lets keep going.

    The Frontier team has shown next to nothing (Six to Seven Dev videos and a pre- rendered in-game breakdown vid , with tiny project information newsletters) compared to the CIG team with in-depth videos and analysis an process breakdown, round tables, comm-links, Writers guides, ship concept art, character concept art, …etc..etc.

    All that in almost the same spawn of time no less and these are fairly different space-games (SC will be a handcrafted ‘MMO” and will have a single player game in SQ42 and the other is a solo/semi-online “MMOish” procedural generated open world space-game) going into fundamentally different paths of development and the development process one more traditional and the other modular an non-traditional production Schedule (CIG).

    One is a little more closed off and the other is not. One is fully crowd funded (SC) and the other is kick started. But his outside “suit” investors that will ultimate dictate their direction in the future , if deemed necessary.

    Next time

    Go do some research , and stop thinking your Dr.Phil (or whatever). Stop with bs “greatest con of all time” lol real funny real funny. How about next time you get off you high horse and come back into reality because your being negative just to be negative. An i hate that shit personal, no marketing or car adverts voodoo needed. I really dislike people like you, that troll and assume without fact checking first.

    An your last comment makes it clear that you have done ZERO research and are in fact trolling with your “Fast travel system for a million” statement because it’s not fast travel.

    Also don’t act like you were looking forward to this game with that kind of attitude. Because one; you have nothing good to say, two; it’s always con this and con that or that CIG is doing all this for shady reasons . When they have done nothing of the sort (unless you have evidence to the contrary) and am sure 200,000 people would notice if that was the case.

    So cheers, Plus i see you in this section for Star Citizen all the time (after almost each update). As well leaving asinine fear mongering comments, and posting mis-information. So either you were ban from the forums for good and here you are bitching or your ten years old with nothing better to do or maybe just maybe your a sad little man.

    Knowing the facts about something before shitting out the mouth and not assuming earns a person more respect amrite…

    #21 1 year ago
  22. YoungZer0

    @21: “leaving asinine fear mongering comments, posting mis-information. ”

    Yep, that pretty much sums up every comment by TheWulf.

    #22 1 year ago
  23. Fin

    Oxygenated explosions? Really?

    Next up: complaining that there’s sound effects in space.

    #23 1 year ago
  24. HomeworldFanShip

    @21

    Sorry about all the typo’s in advance…;p

    #24 1 year ago
  25. TheBlackHole

    @23

    Seriously. It’s just one of those things that gets my back up. I’m a big sci-fi fan – films, books, games. Things exploding like that in space is just insanely stupid when you have the faintest understanding of basic chemistry. I get that most people won’t care though.

    #25 1 year ago
  26. TheBlackHole

    Does anyone actually know how they are getting so much funding?

    - They don’t advertise.
    - They only made a relatively modest amount on Kickstarter (by comparison).
    - Their website doesn’t rank for any decent terms related to games, sci-fi, space, crowdfunding, MMOs etc.
    - Their Kickstarter page STILL outranks their website for the phrase ‘star citizen’.
    - Also, an AVERAGE funding figure of $85. Seriously? That seems outrageously high as an average across almost 300,000 people.

    I hope beyond hope that it’s all legit and they release a fantastic game, but something just doesn’t add up about it all.

    #26 1 year ago
  27. Tannhauser

    @27
    Chris Roberts. Simple as that. There are many, many people out there, who grew up with Wing Commander, who knows what he and his team are capable of (RSI is basically a “who-is-who” of the era) and that he has always delivered. And these people are grown up now, maybe have an academical degree, make good money and are still enthusiastic enough to invest their money in a dream that came directly from the golden era of PC-Gaming. The rest is clever hype and amazing community support.

    #27 1 year ago
  28. Panthro

    Taken from Star Citizen FAQ webpage

    At the moment you will be able to play it on a dual core PC with a GTX 460 or greater and 4GB of system memory. If you’re running an i7 2500, 2600, 2700 or better with a GTX 670 or greater then the stars are the limit!

    #28 1 year ago

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    What’s better than learning the official release date of MGS5: The Phantom pain? Hideo Kojima talking more about it, of course! Hideo Kojima has decided to answer a few fan questions about Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain, to help boost everyone’s hype to insane levels. He talks about the game’s story, his relief […]

  • MGS5: The Phantom Pain Day 1 and Collector’s Edition revealed

    Konami has officially revealed the release date of Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain alongside the game’s Day 1 and Collector’s Edition. Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain will release September 1, worldwide, as previously leaked. It will be available on PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, and Xbox One. The PC Steam […]

  • EU Club Nintendo: Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds soundtrack back in stock

    Club Nintendo members in Europe can once again pick up The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds soundtrack. For 3000 Stars, members of the program will receive the double-CD soundtrack which features 89 tracks with liner notes from Ryo Nagamatsu and 12 sheet music excerpts. It also comes with 16 Milk Bar Musician pieces. […]

  • HTC apologises over “confusing” Half-Life VR comments

    HTC has misspoke when it talked about Half-Life coming to VR headset Vive. HTC chairwoman Cher Wang has apologised over the comments she made yesterday about the possibility of Half-Life coming to Vive, the VR headset it’s manufacturing with the help of Valve. Sources close to Valve, have indicated to the BBC that the developer […]

  • What do Heists and Daily Objectives tell us about the future of GTA Online?

    Daily Objectives could be more important to GTA Online than Heists. These theories and more, from a giddy Matt Martin. Yesterday Rockstar dropped a bombshell. Not only is it releasing Heists next week – the mythical 4-player missions for GTA Online – but it’s also going to be introducing daily challenges and more modes to […]

  • Breaking down Hardline Premium, is it worth it?

    Having been announced just a few days ago, the Premium service for Battlefield Hardline has been a topic of constant debate among the Battlefield community. Many look at Hardline as a Battlefield off-shoot that will just tide everyone over until Battlefront comes out in the fall. EA has other plans however, announcing a $50 Premium […]

  • Watch Dogs sold more than GTA 5 and FIFA 15 in Australia in 2014

    Watch Dogs outsold GTA 5, and FIFA 15, at retail in Australia last year. According to data obtained by the Interactive Games & Entertainment Association (IGEA) from the NPD Group Australia, last year’s year retail sales charts look a bit different in Australia. The top-selling game was Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, followed by Watch […]

  • Watch PC footage of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt from GDC 2015

    The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt has a new gameplay video available that shows a bit of action from the PC version. The video below was captured from Nvidia’s GDC conference live-stream. Developer CD Projekt RED was on hand to show off The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt‘s graphical prowess running on a PC. Thanks, GamesHQMedia.

  • Dying Light: Hard Mode and Ultimate Survivor Bundle out March 10

    Dying Light’s second DLC drop, the Ultimate Survivor Bundle, and the free Hard Mode, have been given a solid release date alongside a new trailer. Dying Light developer Techland has confirmed that the Ultimate Survivor Bundle, the game’s second DLC drop, will release March 10. The DLC is part of the season pass, but will […]

  • Exploration puzzler Ether One is coming to PlayStation 4

    Ether One, the first-person exploration game that puts you in the minds of other people to help change events of their past is coming to PlayStation 4 this year. Ether One is coming to PlayStation 4 this year, developer White Paper Games announced at GDC 2015. A retail version will also be available alongside the […]

  • Larian “murdered” Divinity: Dragon Commander to focus on Original Sin

    Divinity: Original Sin developer Larian talked very candidly about the business side of development and the many unfortunate events that took place for the game to come out as it did. Larian Studios founder Swen Vincke gave a post-mortem on the troubled development of Divinity: Original Sin, and how it managed to overcome all of […]

  • Firewatch probably has the most natural dialogue of any game to date

    Firewatch developer Campo Santo has revealed the first ever gameplay footage of the upcoming exploration game. Firewatch is the first game from super indie studio Campo Santo. The game is set in the Wyoming forests where the player will be exploring the environment and act as a fire lookout. The game features extensive voice-acting as […]

  • White Night launch trailer is a noir thriller trip

    White Night is here, not long after it was revealed and with a mysterious launch trailer. White Night, the black-and-white survival horror set in 1930s Boston, has revealed its launch trailer. White Night is mix of old-school horror, exploration and puzzling solving in an eerie, noir setting. The game’s main mechanic is light. any object […]

  • Free-to-play is “a significant part” of PlayStation’s digital future

    Free-to-play games on PlayStation 4 have seen enough growth that Sony is now considering the model a major part of its future digital business. Sarah Thompson, senior account executive for PlayStation’s free-to-play business said at a GDC panel that Sony has witnessed impressive growth in the free-to-play sector. “We’re really looking at this as a […]

  • Double Fine Adventure Kickstarter documentary releasing free on YouTube

    Broken Age making of documentary Double Fine Adventure will be made available to all. When Double Fine turned to crowdfunding, changing the industry forever, it promised to give an unprecedented look behind the scenes with a professional documentary of the whole development process of Broken Age. That documentary was initially restricted to Kickstarter backers, but […]

  • Gone Home console ports cancelled following Midnight City difficulties

    Gone Home won’t be made available to the console masses after all. Indie hit Gone Home was announced for console release almost exactly one year ago, and we’ve heard absolutely nothing since then. Turns out, that’s because it’s not happening: developer the Fullbright Company confirmed to Eurogamer that the ports have been cancelled. “Our publishing […]

  • Microsoft rang Mojang the day Notch joked about selling

    Minecraft developer Mojang was sold because founder Markus “Notch” Persson made a joke on Twitter. Ever wondered how Minecraft came to be a Microsoft property? It’s actually a pretty great story. Remember when Notch tweeted this? Anyone want to buy my share of Mojang so I can move on with my life? Getting hate for […]

  • Halo: The Master Chief Collection matchmaking update rolling out

    Halo: The Master Chief Collection has been updated to help fix its tragic matchmaking. Again. Now almost four months old, Halo: The Master Chief Collection was still pretty broken as of this morning, with rubbish matchmaking and plenty of other issues to go around. 343 Industries is still trying to fix it, and has today […]

  • Nvidia unveils Shield, an Android 4K Smart TV set top box

    Nvidia has named yet another product “Shield” in an attempt to render us all hopelessly confused. The heart of Nvidia’s GDC 2015 press conference was the Shield, a $200 Android set top box launching in May. Apparently the “world’s first 4K Android TV”, the Shield supports 4K content encoded with h.265. The box runs on […]

  • Star Wars Battlefront footage shown behind closed doors

    Star Wars Battlefront is being shown to retailers. Now we want EA to show it to us. Star Wars Battlefront is expected sometime this year, so it’s about time EA gave us a look at DICE’s latest. It turns out that while press and gamers have had to twiddle their thumbs, EA is showing it […]

  • Dragon Age lead creative moves onto mysterious new BioWare project

    Dragon Age creator David Gaider is leaving his baby behind. Dragon Age is a team effort, but Gaider was one of the key creatives behind the franchise, creating the setting of Thedas (which, I was recently amused to learn, is an acronym: “THE Dragon Age Setting”). He was lead writer on all three games and […]

  • Unity 5 available for free with “no fucking around”

    Unity 5 looks amazing, and you can download and faff about with it for free right now. “We’re not nickel-and-diming people. When we say it’s free, it’s free. We’re not charging a royalty, which I think is akin to looking for whales.” Unity Technologies announced the release of the fifth version of its popular, simple, […]

  • Five Nights at Freddy’s 3 may be the end of the series

    Five Nights at Freddy’s 3 released yesterday, and many fans theorise that it marks the end of the series. Five Nights at Freddy’s developer Scott Cawthon has released a new teaser image on his website, but rather than pointing to a new game, many fans believe the teaser signals the end of the series. The […]

  • Source 2 announced, will also be free

    Valve has formally unveiled Source Engine 2, the third major engine to go free to developers at GDC 2015. Source 2 is the successor to the engine Valve has been using since Counter-Strike: Source and Half-Life 2. Valve didn’t have much to say about the technicalities of this long-awaited release. It is apparently focused on […]

  • SteamVR: Valve’s Lighthouse tech allows you to walk around while playing

    SteamVR’s key differentiator is a piece of tech allowing headsets to connect with other devices for extra accurate, room-scale tracking. Valve has announced a new bit of technology called Lighthouse, which it is making freely available to any hardware manufacturer. Like the extra tracking LEDs on Sony’s updated Project Morpheus, Lighthouse improves the headset’s accuracy, […]

  • Steam Machines, Controller, streaming box to launch in November

    Steam Machines will finally become a reality before the end of the year. Valve’s living room PC systems will release in November, the company announced today. Well, I say Valve’s – the idea behind Steam Machines is that a number of manufacturers will offer variously priced systems. Alienware and Falcon Northwest are among the dozen […]

  • Telltale veterans form new team, announce teen thriller Oxenfree

    Oxenfree is a supernatural teen thriller from some of the team behind Telltale Games’ award-winning adventures. New indie Night School Studios unveiled Oxenfree at GDC 2015. It tells the story of a group of friends who accidentally open a “ghostly rift” at an overnight party on the coast. Night School, which is made up of […]

  • PS4 global sales now stand at over 20.2 million

    The PS4 has sold 20.2 million units worldwide. Sony announced the new PS4 sales milestone at GDC 2015 today. It’s a hell of an achievement and salt in the wounds for Microsoft, which hasn’t updated us on Xbox One sales since it shipped “almost” 10 million back in November last year, and has fallen back […]

  • PS4 VR headset Morpheus out in 2016, capable of 120 FPS – video

    Sony’s VR headset Project Morpheus has some impressive grunt. Virtual reality and Morpheus were the heart of Sony’s GDC 2015 presentation today, ahead of its newly announced first-half 2016 comemrcial launch. SCE Worldwide Studios boss Shuhei Yoshida detailed the headset’s impressive capabilities, notably the fact that it can handle 120 FPS VR games. The PS4 […]

  • Papo & Yo developer making a VR game about dinosaurs

    Some days you write a headline and it makes you so happy that that you have to do a little chair dance, you know what I mean? Papo & Yo developer Minority Media, whom I would personally go to the wall for after they cut out my heart and stomped on it via the medium […]

  • Wasteland 2, Shovel Knight and more in big ole bunch of indies coming to Xbox One

    Xbox One owners are about to receive a pile of great new indie games. At GDC 2015, Microsoft revealed a list of new indie games headed to Xbox One. Some of these titles have already released on other platforms, so it looks like Microsoft has really relaxed the parity clause of ID@Xbox – or perhaps […]

  • Here’s an indie VR game made with Unreal Engine 4

    GDC 2015 is blowing up with indie games, VR and Unreal Engine 4, so here’s a video combining all three. Loading Human is a virtual reality adventure from indie developer Untold Games. It’s in the works for Mac and PC, and Sony has given an early green light for Project Morpheus, too, so expect it […]

  • GTA Online: Daily Objectives and Adversary Mode coming next week

    Heists aren’t the only thing coming to GTA Online next week: players can also expect Adversary Modes, new Daily Objectives and other Freemode activities. GTA Online’s Adversary Modes are new PvP modes which feature a range of competitive challenges and will unlock as players progress through Heists. Here’s a rundown straight from Rockstar: Come Out […]

  • Syndicate is the latest free game download on Origin

    The latest free title to be added to EA’s Origin service is 1993′s Syndicate. For a limited time, you can download the game for free and keep it, much like previous titles such as Theme Hospital. The isometric, real-time, tactical-action game was developed by Bullfrog Productions and released in June 1993. It is a favorite […]

  • Ancient Labyrinth DLC for Lords of the Fallen now available

    The Ancient Labyrinth DLC for Lords of the Fallen is now available for PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. It will run you $7.99 and builds upon the existing lore, characters, and storyline. Have a look at some new screenshots in the gallery below.

  • Shadowrun Online gets a name change and release date

    Shadowrun Online developer Cliffhanger Productions has announced the game’s name has been changed to Shadowrun Chronicles: Boston Lockdown and a release date for April has been set. The new title was formed via the developer and its Kickstarter backers, with the goal being to let those unfamiliar with the game know by the title alone […]

  • Amazon hosting Rockstar and 2K Games sale

    Amazon is hosting a Rockstar Games and 2K Games sale with discounts Max Payne titles, Bully and more. Here’s just some of the offerings listed: Manhunt 2 PC Download $3.00 Max Payne 3 PC Download $4.00 Bully: Scholarship Edition PC Download $3.00 LA Noire Xbox 360 $2.95 L.A. Noire: The Complete Edition PC Download $6.00 […]

  • Destiny weekly reset video shows off Inferno Crucible gameplay

    We have a gameplay video featuring Inferno Crucible gameplay featured in the Destiny weekly reset for you. In it, Arekkz Gaming gives you a look at Inferno Crucible and goes over the various intricacies. You can read up on the weekly reset through the links.

  • Resident Evil: Revelations 2 Episode 2 available from today

    Episode 2 for Resident Evil: Revelations 2 is now available. If you’ve purchased the Complete Season, you’ll be able to download Episode 2 on PS3, PS4 and Xbox One. Steam players should see the episode go live around 9-10pm PST, and Xbox 360 owners should be able to download very early tomorrow morning, per Capcom […]

  • Here’s a sneak peek video for Warhammer: End Times – Vermintide

    Fatshark Games has released a sneak peek video for its upcoming Games Workshop title, Warhammer: End Times – Vermintide. Vermintide is a FPS, co-op action title coming to PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, and its set during the End Times of the Warhammer universe in the city of Ubersreik. Warhammer: End Times – Vermintide […]

  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare video shows Ascendance DLC early access weapon

    As you know, Xbox Season Pass holders now have early access to the Ascendance DLC Pack bonus weapons for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare. Now you can watch a trailer for the weapon. The OHM directed energy hybrid weapon can switch between an LMG and Shotgun “on the fly,” and it also includes the OHM-Werewolf […]

  • March PS Plus games include OlliOlli 2, Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty, more

    March PlayStation Plus titles have popped up on the PS Plus page. Noticed by NeoGAF user skynidas, the titles include: OlliOlli2 (PS4/VITA) Valiant Hearts: The Great War (PS4) Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty (PS4) Counterspy (PS4/PS3) Papo & Yo (PS3) Sherlock Holmes: Crimes and Punishment (PS3) A notice has also been posted on the EU PS […]

  • Sci-fi horror game Caffeine will release on Xbox One, PS4 alongside PC – new trailer

    Caffeine creator Dylan Browne has announced the Unreal Engine 4 game will be released on Xbox One. The game will be published through Microsoft’s Indie Program. As previously announced, it is also coming to PC and and now PlayStation 4. Caffeine is a sci-fi horror game which stars a young boy who has been abandoned […]

  • Xbox 360 Preview program invites going out this month

    Much like the Xbox One Preview program, starting early this month, invites for the Xbox 360 Preview program will start rolling out. Select invitees will be able to join program directly from their Xbox 360. A special Xbox Live message will be sent, directing users to head over to their Settings page. Further instructions are […]

  • Tron: Legacy director in negotiations for Gran Turismo film

    Tron: Legacy director Joseph Kosinski is said to be in early negotiations to direct the Gran Turismo film. This is according to the Hollywood Reporter, which states Michael De Luca is still slated as one of the producers alongside Matt Milam, Dana Brunetti, Josh Bratman, DeVon Franklin and Elizabeth Cantillon. Plot details are still unknown […]

  • Fifth add-on pack for Alien: Isolation is available for download

    The Trigger, which is is the fifth add-on pack for Alien: Isolation, is available to download from today. In it, players will “compete against the clock” across three new maps in Survivor Mode. Set before the events of the main game, players step into the shoes of Sevastopol Station’s Ricardo who will do what he […]

  • HBO Go app now available on PlayStation 4

    Sony has announced the HBO Go app will be made available for download later today for PlayStation 4. The app works just like the PS version. Now you can watch True Detective, Game of Thrones, Veep and more through your console. Information on installation is available through the PS Blog.

  • Skyrim mods no longer restricted to 100MB in size

    Bethesda has announced a beta for Creation Kit update 1.9.33, lifts the 100MB size restriction for Skyrim mod makers. The beta is for both Skyrim’s PC launcher and the Creation Kit which will allow for unlimited file sizes. Here are the notes: Creation Kit 1.9.33 Update Creation Kit now supports unlimited file sizes for mods […]