Category Archives: PC
Thu, Dec 05, 2013 | 00:48 GMT
Steam Greenlight has passed 100 new titles through its community-powered approvals process, granting the possibility of release to a disparate bunch of indies.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 23:10 GMT
FIFA 14 is so popular and widely-played that its players tot up 1.9 million saves, 338,000 wins, 459,000 games, 3.66 million shots and 991,000 goals every hour and a half.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 22:38 GMT
DayZ’s upcoming standalone alpha isn’t going to be a lot of fun for those who aren’t excited by an inside look at development, creative lead Dean “Rocket” Hall has warned.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 21:14 GMT
Mad Max developer Avalanche Studios wants players to feel the same “sense of mystery” when roaming about the game world, as movie goers felt when watching the films.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 20:58 GMT
IDC predicts in its latest report on the PC industry that shipments will fall by 10.1% in 2013 and will decline an additional 3.8% in 2014 before numbers show positive growth long-term.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 20:18 GMT
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 19:39 GMT
World of Warcraft players can now test patch 5.4.2 through the game’s Public Test Realms. The changes coming with the update affect raids, dungeons, warriors, the Cross-Realm raid browser, mail, and more. You can head through here to glance at the patch notes if you like.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 19:34 GMT
Broken Sword 5 – The Serpent’s Curse: Episode One is now available on PC, Mac and Linux through Steam and for PC and Mac through GOG. It will run you $19.99/£18.99 for the moment for both episodes, not a piece, mind, but in total. After December 11 you will have to pay full price. The game sees the series return to point and click for the first time since Broken Sword 2. Episode 2 will arrive in January and is also slated for release on PS Vita, iOS and Android.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 17:35 GMT
Starbound has gone into beta and will be made available on Steam later today, and you can also still pre-order the title from its official website. The beta will be released in three stages. The procedurally-generated sandbox title is expected for release on Vita and pulled in over $1 million in pre-orders. The beta trailer is below.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 17:27 GMT
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Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 16:21 GMT
Football Manager of the Dead Lexicon Pack is now available for free for Typing of the Dead: OVERKILL players. This means that all the words and phrases have been replaced by commentary lines from the Football Manager series. Anyone who owns Typing of the Dead: OVERKILL will automatically receive the Football Manager of the Dead Lexicon Pack on a Bosman free of charge. More lexicon packs are to come over the next few months. Screenshots are below.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 15:03 GMT
Guild Wars 2′s Wintersday event is returning to Tyria, as is the toy making inventor Tixx. The festival starts December 10 and lasts for six-weeks. A balance update will also be included in the content patch. A video announcement and more information is below.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 15:27 GMT
The second campaign episode for Arma 3, Adapt, has been announced and will pick up where the first episode left off in January.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 12:44 GMT
Call of Duty: Ghosts didn’t fare too well at review, but Activison feels that its biggest and most trusted critics are the fans themselves who, according to Eric Hirshberg, are getting along with the new shooter just fine.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 12:05 GMT
Hawken developer Adhesive Games has published a new trailer showcasing the shooter’s new map Wreckage, along with details surrounding its festive update and gameplay quirks.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 11:49 GMT
Battlefield 4 multiplayer allows for 64-players online at once, and this was more important than getting the game running at 1080p. That’s the view of DICE, which has spilled many tech-beans in a new interview.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 10:17 GMT
Final Fantasy 8 was added to the Steam registry once upon a time, but was then promptly pulled. Now, the entry has been updated by Square, suggesting something is happening.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 08:52 GMT
Battlefield 4: China Rising has – without any fanfare – raised the multiplayer level cap from 100 to 110, which is a first for the series. Once you hit level 101, something lovely happens.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 11:26 GMT
Battlefield 4 received a patch on PC this week that was said to eliminate a notorious one-hit kill bug that has been affecting players since the game launched. Did the update fix the issue? DICE has said, “Yes and no.”