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Titanfall minimum PC requirements are not super low

Tuesday, 4 February 2014 21:14 GMT By Phil Owen

Respawn Entertainment co-founder Zince Zampella has tweeted out the minimum system requirements for Titanfall on the PC, and they are significant. See below.

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Minimum requirements:
64-bit Windows 7, 8, 8.1
AMD Athlon X2 2.8GHz or Intel Core 2 Duo 2.4GHz
4GB RAM
512MB VRAM, Radeon HD 4770 or GeForce 8800GT

You ready? This shouldn’t be too much to handle for most regular PC gamers, but even so…

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29 Comments

  1. Erthazus

    Significant? Lol?

    8800 GT is 2007 year.

    #1 1 year ago
  2. Whizzo

    No they’re not low, they’re practically subterranean.

    #2 1 year ago
  3. Tiucaner

    Yeah they’re high if this was 2009…

    #3 1 year ago
  4. Panthro

    You must have a pretty low end PC to call these minimum specs low Phil…

    I would actually expect higher for a ‘next gen’ game though….

    What do you have to say for yourself?

    #4 1 year ago
  5. Panthro

    Actually maybe this article was sarcasm? hard to pick up on over an article

    #5 1 year ago
  6. cthuluface

    Calm down, it was sarcasm

    #6 1 year ago
  7. polygem

    i just joined the pc crowd with an i5 4670k, gtx780ti machine. also having a samsung 9 series 2k monitor here for testing atm /hard to let it go now tbh, it´s the best screen i´ve ever played games on – so tempted to keep it but it´s superexpensive :) games like far cry 3, borderlands 2 and asscreed black flag look amazing with everything maxed out running smooth in 2k resolution. it´s crazy really. still not interested in titanfall though. might check it out in a year or so when it´s on sale.
    instantly became a huge fan of windows 8.1 btw.

    #7 1 year ago
  8. harr0w

    I don’t expect recommended to be pushing it either.

    #8 1 year ago
  9. monkeygourmet

    @poly

    Wow! Congrats on the awesome PC!!!! :D

    I’m not commenting on this site anymore (hate the new design amongst other things!), but just signed in to say hi!

    The gtx 780ti is a beast of a card, I love my gtx 780 and just love gaming on the PC. Can’t really go back to playing games in sub 1080p / lower than 60fps… Just doesn’t look right now! :)

    Anyway, my steam ID is monkeygourmet. Add me and I’ll drop you a message when I’m next online! Hope your well, enjoy the rig!!!

    #9 1 year ago
  10. Erthazus

    Yeah. I hate the new design too.
    Tablet design is just awful for commenting.

    #10 1 year ago
  11. polygem

    haha mg. we´re friends already: it´s miqho – quite confusing with all my different screen names, i admit that…couldn´t remember my old OhMikeOdd steam account password so i created a new one, then i remembered the password again :) i´ll stick with the new account now though. fresh start into pc land.
    haven´t commented much on here anymore either.
    loving the pc this far. this monitor is absolutely blowing my mind as well. i just wanted to check it out but i doubt that i will be able to let it go now :) it´s like an oled really. it´s just the best screen i´ve ever used.

    #11 1 year ago
  12. Digital Bamboo

    PC Builders – I have a question. Forum is not back yet so I shall attempt to get your attention here.

    I am buying a GPU this weekend. Hopefully a GTX 770, if I can find one for around 400 000 won. Failing that, it will be either a 670 or 660Ti.

    Now, my budget for the other components is ~$750. How does this look?

    i5 4670K (taking a page from polygem’s book here)
    212 EVO
    ASRock287 Extreme 4
    8GB RAM
    Seasonic S12II-520
    500GB HD (I know 1TB is like $9 more, but I really don’t care about the HDD, because I’m getting a Samsung SSD soon after anyway).

    Case is yet to be determined, as all popular ones I searched from logicalincrements.com were wildly overpriced on Korean computer retailer websites. I’m just going to go ahead and assume that a decent case can be had for $50 and I just don’t yet know about it.

    Does anyone foresee any problems with that system? I trust that i5 won’t bottleneck a 770, but are that power supply and motherboard good? Everything compatible? I had to go cheaper on a few parts to stay in my budget.

    #12 1 year ago
  13. ddtd

    @4 – It’s running on Source.

    #13 1 year ago
  14. DreamCleaver

    @Digital Bamboo
    Personally, I’d go with an i7-4770K (but that’s just me) and it’s not that much more expensive, either.

    You might need more wattage from your PSU, though. My old 630 W PSU didn’t have enough energy to go around after upgrading to a GTX 680 (from a 460). My PC kept rebooting due to not having enough energy to go around while gaming.
    Perhaps 700 W or more? Mine’s at 850.

    But, back then I had an old first gen i7 930, which has a higher wattage requirement compared to the new 4th gen ones, so it might be enough. I’d ask around some more. *shrugs*

    #14 1 year ago
  15. Knight Of Justice

    Come on.64 Bit again?Why is everyone making 64bit only games?

    #15 1 year ago
  16. DreamCleaver

    @Knight Of Justice
    You serious?

    #16 1 year ago
  17. Llewelyn_MT

    @Knight Of Justice: 32-bit processors are out of production for years now. Windows 7 and later can’t even run on that many processors that are not 64-bit, just a few odd 32-bit Pentium 4 variants nobody uses anyway, especially not for gaming. The fact there even is a mainstream 32-bit Windows is quite silly as the need for backwards compatibility with 16-bit applications for a common person is negligible.

    #17 1 year ago
  18. wickedcricket

    @Erthazus

    :( yeah me too I hate the new look and design :( I even stopped coming here as often as I used to, checking for news & updates. Everything is soooo messed up! And mobile version is just horrible, PC version also has this HUGE black stripe on the right hand side, waste of space in my opinion :/

    #18 1 year ago
  19. polygem

    @Digital Bamboo

    i posted in your forum thread but yeah….it´s down.

    i am just starting into pc but i´ve looked up tons of stuff and talked with friends about it.
    but i´d suggest you better listen to the pros :)

    anyway, my 2 cents:

    the i54670k is a good choice if you´re mainly going for a gaming rig.
    the i7 would be helpfull if you really run multiple apps and programs at the same time. not talking about the browser with 10+ pages, open office, steam, a game and teamspeak, plus program xyz running in the background. that´ll work with an i 5 as well. i7 is a bit of an overkill and the performance difference is minimal for gaming. it´s good for rendering, graphics programs etc. for professionals in these fields.

    if both are very close to same pricing an i7 wont hurt of course. some say that future games (in YEARS) might take more advantages of the i7 structure but that wont mean the i5 can´t handle those games very well anymore then.

    i5 wont even bottleneck two 780s.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TGdo75gasaQ

    really like that linus nerd. pretty good infos about pcs :)

    this guy is also pretty good:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iHQqpIEw7jk

    witht the intel cpu try to go for a ´K´version. you can overclock those later if you want

    i have an MSI Z87-G45 motherboard. it´s fairly priced, rich on features and i personally think the bios is pretty noob friendly (if you are looking into optimising, overclocking etc. no need to bother with that much at all if that´s not your thing)

    for the case i have a thermaltake urban s41. it´s pretty huge. i wanted to go with a smaller case first and then put it ON my desktop but i decided to take a bigger one for better airflow and easier future upgrades.
    i also like the bitfenix prodigy, it´s cheap and smaller, pretty popular. make sure your motherboard will fit your case.

    the gtx780ti is a bit of an overkill right now. i can max far cry 3, borderlands, ass creed black flag etc. and run it on 2k resolution and it runs just great but no need to do that really. these games look awesome on slightly lower settings and 1k too :)

    i think buying a 670 or 660Ti would be fine as well. you might want to upgrade in 2 years or so but with amd´s mantle tech coming up and all that, it might not be too bad to wait how that´ll turn out and then switch to amd after prices have dropped. 780´s will soon drop even more in price as well. in two years they´ll be very affordable.

    i think you´ll be fine with either a 670 or 660Ti. i tried far cry on lower settings too and trust me, even the lowest looked better than the console version.

    8gb ram are just fine for gaming. this is probably the easiest part to uprgrade anyway. you will always be able to add some more ram to your machine easily. just makes sure you have a decent motherboard but 8gb is more than enough. that jayz guy has a performance video on his oage that shows that 8gb is the sweet spot for gaming atm.

    i´d also go for a 750w psu .

    i really love windows 8.1 btw.

    ssd´s are awesome. superfast.

    pc´s are pretty great i must say :)

    #19 1 year ago
  20. polygem

    @ DB:

    just checked that your mobo is about the same price as mine only 10 dollars more so you wont really save much on the msi. yours looks better too / not a fan of that hardcore gamerstyle dragon logo on mine :)

    i think a better psu would be indeed usefull. i5 and gtx660ti or 670 will be just fine and will last you for a good while.

    again. keep in mind, these atx motherboards wont fit in smaller cases like the bitfenix prodigy. if you go for these mobos you have o make sure to take a midi tower. no tiny little steambox builds with these :)

    if space isn´t a problem it´s probably more clever to go for a bigger case anyway for future upgrades. it´s much easier to install stuff in there as well.

    #20 1 year ago
  21. Knight Of Justice

    @DreamCleaver Yeah.Why not?BF4, NFS: Rivals, Thief & … .All Of them are NOT 64-Bit only.Do you have any problem with them?
    I say Respawn should think of traditional gamers who still use old fashioned PCs for gaming.

    #21 1 year ago
  22. Scared

    @Knight Of Justice What the hell is a ‘traditional’ gamer? The minimum specs are very reasonable

    #22 1 year ago
  23. tenthousandgothsonacid

    Site redesign is horrible. When’s the forum back so we can work out a compromise ? Site is not fit for purpose in it’s current state and most people I know have given up in it.

    #23 1 year ago
  24. Knight Of Justice

    @Scared I don’t say it’s not reasonable.I say Why 64-Bit only?
    Traditional Gamer is a person who still uses Pentium 4 CPU with a minimum of 2 GB Ram and a 9600 GT Video Card.

    #24 1 year ago
  25. KesMonkey

    @Knight Of Justice Why stop there? I demand modern games be able to run on my 25 MHz 386, with 12MB RAM, no GPU, and Windows 3.1.

    Please. You’re being silly.

    #25 1 year ago
  26. Llewelyn_MT

    @Knight Of Justice: That’s more like a description of a “gamer who didn’t upgrade a thing since WoW came out”. Titanfall won’t run on a Pentium 4 PC anyway. Even the aged Athlon X2 2.8 GHz is way faster than most P4s.

    Besides, you’re reading this wrong. Minimum system requirements is not a set of things that will run a game when put together. It’s a guarantee you won’t run it if you don’t have at least that and you’d better have a better CPU or GPU, otherwise it will barely start.

    #26 1 year ago
  27. Knight Of Justice

    @Llewelyn_MT : Come on man.I know many people who had this system spec and played BF4, NFS Rivals, MGR:Revengance and many other modern games.

    #27 1 year ago
  28. Digital Bamboo

    @polygem Thanks for all the info, man. I think I managed to read your forum post before the site changed over, (if it began something like, “I promised myself I wouldn’t post here anymore, but this thread just pushed all my buttons”) but didn’t have a chance to reply.

    I’ll have to wait and see what GPU I can grab for ~400. Video cards and cases seem to be considerably more expensive in Korea, compared to the US&Canada. i5′s go for about the same price, but the i7′s I’ve seen are $50-100 more than the i5 4670K.

    Anyway, I think you’re right about the power supply, even though I won’t be using it for anything more demanding than gaming on a single monitor with a GTX 770. A 620W should be sufficient. For all I know, the 770 could cost over $500 in the Korean brick-and-mortar store, so it may just be powering a 670 or 660Ti anyway.

    Case size (&style) is of little concern to me, as long as it performs the basic functions that it should. It will be going in my office/man cave, so it can be as big and ugly as I want it to be.

    #28 1 year ago
  29. polygem

    @Digital Bamboo:
    …i lied / about the posting part /but only posted 3 times or so last month. it´s a start :)

    you´re right about the psu. you don´t really need 750w. 650w will be just fine for what you´re planning….if you can, at some point, grab a second 660ti and want to sli then you might be happy that you have a better psu already but man, that probably never stops with these pc´s. you can go crazy and pimp everything – always – a neverending story but it doesn´t have to be.
    i think you´re building just the right machine for right now and the next 2 or more years. with your chosen specs you will be fine for a good while and everything will run just fine. everything less would be a bit of a compromise and everything more would be a bit of an overkill really. you nailed the sweet spot and that makes you sound like a clever guy :)

    i went for an overkill of course but that´s me. i just canot tame these techno horses sometimes :)

    #29 1 year ago

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    Rock Band 4 will more closely emulate the feeling of being a real musician with some neat personalisation touches. For Rock Band 4, Harmonix elected to double down on player ownership of their experience rather than technical precision. To this end, it has implemented a number of cool new features. I am wildly envious of […]

  • Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z, Lost Planet 3 developer shuttered

    Spark Unlimited has gone down with all hands. The Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z and Lost Planet 3 developer has been shuttered and all staff laid off. Chief technical officer John Butrovich confirmed the news in a statement issued to IGN. “Spark Unlimited is closing as a video game developer. The ongoing opportunities for smaller mobile […]

  • PS Now subscription available on PlayStation 3 this month, Vita coming soon

    PlayStation Now’s all you can eat service has finally been dated for PS3. Subscriptions to PS Now, Sony’s cloud-based gaming service, will be available on PS3 from May 12 in the US. The all you can eat package will also be made available on select Bravia TVs and Sony Blu-ray players on the same date. […]

  • GTA 5 is even better with a gravity gun

    GTA 5 modders have made a dream come true, adding a gravity gun to your arsenal of mayhem-causing weaponry. GTA 5 isn’t ready for this. It looks like a heck of a lot of fun, but the poor old Los Santos po po can’t deal with the resulting carnage at all. If Rockstar were ever […]

  • “Mod makers should be able to make money from their creations,” says DOOM creator

    DOOM co-creator John Romero has weighed in on the paid mods debate. Paid mods are a hot issue right now. For years, Valve has been enabling content creators to make money from their work on Counter-strike: Global offensive, Dota 2 and Team Fortress 2, but when it partnered with Bethesda to offer the same for […]

  • Watch WRC driver Kevin Abbring smash through a DIRT Rally challenge

    WRC driver Kevin Abbring has been participating in Dirt Rally’s daily events – and kicking ass. Dirt Rally seems to have ticked one of the most difficult to attain boxes of racing development – creating something professional drivers like to play, and which rewards their years of experience. Codemasters published the video below showing Hyundai […]

  • Mortal Kombat X patch to bring PC version up to console standard

    Mortal Kombat X PC will be fixed tomorrow, NetherRealm has promised. The PC version of Mortal Kombat X has come under fire for poor performance, including stuttering frame rate and bugs as plenty. About 45 minutes into a recent Twitch stream, NetherRealm boss Ed Boon said an update will drop tomorrow to address many of […]

  • Destiny House of Wolves: all new Crucible maps detailed

    Destiny’s House of Wolves DLC will add four new maps to the Crucible, the game’s competitive multiplayer mode. Let’s take a look at all of them. Alex brings you new footage showing all of the four maps that will drop with House of Wolves. He goes over the layout, landmarks, gameplay styles, and other important […]

  • Custom Xbox One Star Wars controllers look very tempting

    Microsoft is celebrating May 4 by showing off concept designs for Star Wars-themed Xbox One controllers. May 4 is of course Star Wars Day and the controller concepts you’re about to see are just that, concepts. Or at least that’s what they said they are. There are four designs and they don’t look very practical. […]

  • Project Cars launch trailer is an anthology of race cars, set to the beats of Deadmau5

    Project Cars comes out this week and there’s just enough time for one last trailer. Project Cars, Slightly Mad Studios’ ambitious racer that has been in development for ages, is finally coming out this week. The racer received plenty of changes throughout its development based on community feedback and the final product will be in […]

  • Star Wars Battlefront dev reveals planet Sullust

    Sullust, a planet that has not been previously shown, will be featured in one of Star Wars Battlefront’s maps. Star Wars Battlefront developer DICE revealed today that planet Sullust will be one of the game’s locations. The planet was mentioned in the films and other Star Wars works, but was only shown today. DICE posted […]

  • Destiny House of Wolves: Tower vendor changes

    House of Wolves will change the inventory of some of Destiny’s vendors and add new roles to others. Here’s everything that has been announced so far. You know that House of Wolves will bring a new social space to the game in the form of The Reef. But did you also know that the good […]

  • Nintendo apologises for Amiibo shortages, will reissue some out-of-stock figures

    Nintendo released a statement today to apologise for fan’s frustrations in finding some Amiibo figures and promised to handle distribution better going forward. Nintendo has been criticised recently for its lack of communication when it comes to new Amiibo figures. Something which has lead fans to not know if certain figures are limited to some […]

  • Halo: MCC “a black eye for us,” Halo 5 won’t suffer the same fate, says franchise director

    The development of Halo: The Master Chief Collection was of an “outrageous complexity,” which was one of the reasons it suffered a horrible launch. None of that will happen with Halo 5: Guardians, according to Frank O’Connor. Frank O’Connor, Halo franchise development director opened up to Xbox Achievements about the difficult task of developing The […]

  • Destiny House of Wolves: weapon Reforging explained

    When House of Wolves drops in a couple of weeks, you’ll be able to change the stats of some in-game weapons. This process is called ‘Reforging’. Alex goes over all the details Bungie revealed about the new Reforging system. This covers the materials you need, the weapons that can be reforged and much more. Make […]

  • GTA 5 PC: control the in-game phone with your iPhone using this mod

    GTA 5′s latest mod lets you control the in-game phone with your real-life iPhone. Reddit user Planetleak wanted to see if he would succeed in getting his iPhone to control the phone in GTA 5. He did it and has a video to prove it. It’s not a mod per-se, but it emulates mouse and […]

  • SoulCalibur dev wants to know fans’ favourite characters for “something huge”

    SoulCalibur developers are probably working on a new game, because they’re asking fans to vote on their favourite characters. Project Soul, the longtime developer of the SoulCalibur series is soliciting feedback on fans’ favourite characters. The developer said as much in a post on its Facebook page. “Calling all SoulCalibur Fans! Project Soul would like […]

  • Jason Voorhees doesn’t look out of place in new Mortal Kombat X trailer

    Jason Voorhees comes to Mortal Kombat X starting tomorrow and it’s time to celebrate his arrival. Jason Voorhees, the first DLC character for Mortal Kombat X has been given the trailer treatment. Jason is part of the game’s Kombat Pack, owners of which can start using him tomorrow, May 5. Being an iconic horror character, […]

  • Dragon Age: Inquisition – Dragonslayer DLC announced, free to all this week

    Dragon Age: Inquisition is getting a multiplayer expansion this week. BioWare has announced that all owners of Dragon Age: Inquisition will receive a new multiplayer expansion, for free. The expansion is called Dragonslayer and it’s centred around fighting dragons, hence the name. Three new playable characters will join the roster as you explore an all-new […]

  • Sonder is still happening, and this is the best news of the week

    Sonder is a really interesting-looking new indie adventure, which I am quite excited to remember exists. We first heard about Sonder in late 2013, when its debut trailer introduced us to a Kamai Media’s ambitious vision. In the intervening months Kamai has been hard at work on its space station management sim slash non-linear narrative […]

  • Twitter axes playable Internet Archive embeds

    The dream has died: Twitter has disabled Internet Archive game embeds. Remember how for a few days you could tweet a link to an a game on the Internet Archive and it was playable direct from that tweet? Well, Twitter has cancelled that. All those tweets now just show links. GamesIndustry suspects it has something […]

  • Lords of the Fallen, Divinity: Original Sin developers will reveal new games at E3 2015

    Lords of the Fallen developer Deck13 and Divinity: Original Sin developer Larian Studios have new projects in the works which will be revealed at E3 2015. Publisher Focus Home Interactive is behind both new games. In a French press release [PDF] spotted by RPG Codex, Focus said it will show off the two unrevealed titles […]

  • Rare game announce expected at E3 2015

    Rare’s new game will be shown off at E3 2015, apparently. Rare hasn’t announced a reveal, and neither has Microsoft, but it looks like the news has slipped out anyway. IGN cites a tweet from Rare creative director Simon Woodroffe in which he says that a new project from Rare designer Gregg Mayles will be […]

  • Batgirl expansion included in $40 Batman: Arkham Knight season pass

    Here’s what you get in the $40 Batman: Arkham Knight season pass. Batman: Arkham Knight’s season pass was announced last week, but apart from the news that it would cost a whopping $40/£33, we didn’t get many details of what it would include. Thankfully, Warner Bros. has since acknowledged the clamour this caused, as players […]

  • Star Wars Day Xbox sale discounts Force Unleashed, Lego games

    Star Wars Day is upon us, and here’s an Xbox sale to mark it. Microsoft is offering discounts on Xbox 360 games to celebrate May 4. From my desk here in Australia the sale is a bit light on content – two Lego games, plus The Force Unleashed and its DLC packs. Your mileage may […]

  • Here’s hoping this tease means we see Mass Effect at E3 2015

    Mass Effect boss Mike Gamble has shared a teaser image, which we’re more than happy to draw speculative conclusions from. The new Mass Effect game in the works at BioWare Edmonton is a mysterious beast. Judging by how long it’s been in development, it feels like we’re about due for a proper reveal, to clear […]

  • Watch almost a whole hour of Wolfenstein: The Old Blood

    Wolfenstein: The Old Blood is almost here. Are you ready for old-school shooter action? Wolfenstein: The Old Blood publisher Bethesda livestreamed almost an hour of the Machine Games shooter recently, and has now uploaded the archive to YouTube. Check it out below: Wolfenstein: The Old Blood launches digitally on PC, PS4 and Xbox One on […]

  • Splatoon lacks voice chat to promote a positive online experience

    Nintendo’s multiplayer game Splatoon will not contain a voice chat option in order to “focus on the positive aspects” of online gaming. Speaking in the latest issue of Edge magazine (thanks, GamesRadar), Splatoon co-director Yusuke Amano said personal experience with negativity in online voice chat was one of the main reasons for excluding the feature. […]

  • D4 on PC: differences from Xbox One version, system specs announced

    D4: Dark Dreams Don’t Die – Season 1 is coming to PC, and Access Games has provided a list of features different from the Xbox One version. We’ve pulled most of the changes off the game’s website and posted them below, along with the PC specs. D4 on PC Kinect gesture input controls replaced with […]

  • The Megalodon returns to Battlefield 4 with the latest CTE patch

    The Megalodon Easter Egg in Battlefield 4 may have been removed earlier this year from Naval Strike, but it has since resurfaced on the CTE with the latest patch. I’d make a Jaws reference, but it’s been done to death. The shark is shown in the video on the Paracel Storm map which was where […]

  • Survival horror game Kodoku has a new work-in-progress trailer

    Kodoku, the survival horror title from Carnivore Studio, has a new work-in-progress video available, showing you how the game is coming along. Announced for PlayStation 4 and Vita back in 2013, the game is slated for release sometime this year, and tasks the player with avoiding mythical Japanese ghosts using only magic and stealth. Thanks, […]

  • Current HoloLens prototype has noticeably “tighter” FoV compared to January build

    Microsoft’s augmented reality headset HoloLens is still very much in the prototype stage, according to various reports out of the Build Conference. Microsoft hasn’t discussed technical specs with the press yet as nothing is set in stone, but during a hands-on at Build, Ars Technica noticed the prototypes had a “x86 processor, 2GB RAM, 802.11ac […]

  • Silent Hills petition asking Konami to continue development has over 50,000 signatures

    A petition to save the Silent Hills game has been formed by fans in the hopes Konami will change its mind and bring the collaboration with Guillermo del Toro back from the dead. Konami confirmed on Monday the Silent Hill remake from film director Del Toro and Metal Gear’s Hideo Kojima had been cancelled, but […]

  • Attack on Titan has a US release date, title changed in EU over copyright claim

    Attack on Titan: Humanity in Chains will be released under a different title in Europe, according to the publisher, and while a release date has been set for North America, the same cannot be said for fans across the pond. According to Atlus, a copyright claim in Europe has forced the company to publish the […]

  • Yooka-Laylee meets final Kickstarter Stretch Goal in less than 24 hours

    The Kickstarter for Playtonic’s Yooka-Laylee sailed beyond its final £1 million ($1.5 million) Stretch Goal overnight, which will allow for a simultaneous release on all announced platforms. Once funded, Yooka-Laylee was slated for release on Linux, Mac, PC, PlayStation 4, Wii U, and Xbox One; however, a simultaneous release on all platforms wasn’t guaranteed unless […]

  • Not a Hero will miss its May 7 release date, but not by much

    Not a Hero will miss its May 7 release date, according to an announcement from Roll7. Not to worry though, it’s only by a week. According to the developer, the delay is due to “having undergone super-secret upgrades to crank shit up to 60fps.” The extra week will provide the additional time needed for tweaking […]

  • Assassin’s Creed, The Crew, Far Cry 4, other Ubisoft titles on sale through the Humble Store

    Ubisoft has put a number of its games on sale through the Humble Store. Franchises Assassin’s Creed and Far Cry are on discount as are single release titles. The list of games on sale are below. For pricing in your region, head over to the Humble Store. Anno 2070 Complete Edition Assassin’s Creed 3 Assassin’s […]

  • Payday 2: Repeater rifle, Peacemaker pistol introduced with The Butcher’s Western Pack

    Overkill Software released the 21st DLC pack for Payday 2 yesterday, titled The Butcher’s Western Pack. The pack will run you $4.99/€4.99 and other digital distribution channels. “For our 21st DLC we go back in time to visit the Wild West and the arsenal it was known for,” said the developers. “With it we’re introducing […]

  • The Yooka-Laylee Kickstarter just launched and has already met its funding goal

    Playtonic Games launched the Kickstarter campaign for Yooka-Laylee at 5pm UK, and in just over 30 minutes it already hit its $270,000 funding goal. You can watch the funding counter continue to roll over through the link. Yooka-Laylee is a 3D platformer where the characters use special moves such as Yooka’s tongue grapple and Laylee’s […]

  • Batch of hi-res Persona 5 screenshots released by PlayStation Japan

    A set of screenshots have been released for Persona 5, and while you’ve seen these before in magazines and on the official website, these are high-res versions. Some will even look familiar to those who watched the first gameplay trailer back in February. The shots were posted over on the PlayStation Japan Persona 5 game […]

  • Is Alien: Isolation getting HTC Vive support?

    Placeholder images for SteamVR icons have been found and it looks like there may be support for Alien: Isolation, so if you enjoy soiling yourself, get psyched! NeoGAF members found a thread on Reddit, where a little rooting around in a Steam directory unearthed the images. The list includes both games and apps, and as […]

  • Xbox Live multiplayer is free this weekend on Xbox 360

    Xbox 360 players in all Xbox Live regions can play multiplayer online for free this weekend. If you are a Silver member, this means you are Golden from May 1-3 and can play multiple games online with your buddies. All you have to do is log-in to Xbox Live.

  • Assassin’s Creed actor Michael Fassbender confirms film production starts September

    The Assassin’s Creed movie will start production this fall, actor Michael Fassbender (Prometheus, 300, X-Men:First Class) as confirmed. Speaking with ComingSoon.net, Fassbender said filming will start in September, which is inline with Ubisoft’s announcement in February. The actor will star in the film alongside Oscar-winning actress Marion Cotillard, both reuniting with their MacBeth director Justin […]

  • Eve Online boss states VR won’t be as big as we think next year

    I don’t think I’m the only one who wants VR to hurry up and manifest into a Sword Art Online-esque reality. Unfortunately, the chief executive officer at the studio behind Eve Online doesn’t think that will be happening any time soon. Talking to Venture Beat, Hilmar Veigar Pétursson touched on his excitement at the prospects […]

  • The Last of Us: Left Behind goes standalone in May on PS3, PS4

    Naughty Dog has announced that The Last of US DLC Left Behind will be released as a standalone experience next month. It can be purchased for both PlayStation 3 and PS4 through the PS Store and a two-hour demo of the Factions multiplayer will also be made available. “The Left Behind standalone game will have […]

  • EA’s annual E3 press conference takes place on June 15

    Electronic Arts has announced its annual E3 2015 press conference will take place the day before the show kicks off on June 15. EA, Microsoft, Sony and Ubisoft always hold press events the day before E3 officially starts, so this isn’t any surprise, really. The presser, dubbed “Live to Play”, will last one hour and […]

  • Steam exchange rate mix-up closes down community market

    The Steam community market was buggered up big time today after a mix-up with currency conversion had items selling from practically nothing, to millions of dollars. PC Gamer picked up on the news after a thread on Reddit appeared with screenshots depicting just how silly things were getting over there. The currency exchange rate data […]