Category Archives: PC
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 03:12 GMT
World of Warplanes is trickier than it looks, and since the MMO looks like flying planes around that’s saying something. This latest video from Wargaming hopes to educate players in how to choose the best ammo belt for the task at hand – an important tactical decision limited by your choice of plane.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 22:58 GMT
Saints Row 4′s latest DLC pack includes the three stars of web show Hey Ash, Whatcha Playin’?
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 01:47 GMT
Runescape 3 players raised over $90,000 to various charities using the free-to-play MMO’s Well of Goodwill during the month of November. Jagex said “many tens of thousands” of players chipped in in-game wealth and Bonds to secure $90,838 in donations for the Willow Foundation, SpecialEffect, Action For Kids, Games Aid, Internet Watch Foundation, HART and the DEC Philippines Typhoon Appeal. The Well of Appeal will remain in game but is currently closed as Jagex plots its next charitable drive.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 00:10 GMT
Simon Roth’s Maia is now available through Steam Early Access; it’s currently on sale at 25% off the normal price of $25. Kickstarter and Indiegogo backers can redeem a key to receive a free copy by logging into the Maia members area. Take a look at the sci-fi base-building sim’s progress in the new trailer through the break.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 08:04 GMT
Battlefield 4′s China Rising DLC is not without its problems, but DICE is aware of a couple of issues and is working on them.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 | 22:43 GMT
Dungeons & Dragons Online will receive at least four major updates in 2014, adding a classic module and several new areas to explore.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 | 21:58 GMT
Planetside 2 develoepr Sony Online Entertainment is hoping to implement new systems giving veteran players something to work towards besides better gear.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 | 21:59 GMT
The Humble Jumbo Bundle is now available and contains Natural Selection 2, Sanctum 2, Magicka and its DLC. Those who pay over the average, currently sitting at $3.94, will unlock Orcs Must Die! 2: Complete Pack, Serious Sam 3: BFE and Garry’s Mod. Soundtracks are included with select games. More games will be added soon, so pay over the average and unlock them as they are added. Video is below.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 | 21:53 GMT
Need for Speed: Rivals has a video available showing how OverWatch allows players to see which friends are playing in real-time and interact with them, all the while unlocking exclusive content. Using the Need for Speed Network powered by Autolog, players can also view their game progression, look over the next round of unlocks and plan their next session using their mobile. Hit up the break to watch the video below. Need for Speed: Rivals is available now for PS4, Xbox One, Xbox 360, PS3 and PC.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 | 21:52 GMT
Splinter Cell: Blacklist developer Ubiusoft Toronto wanted the game to be easy to pick up and play, but to teach players not to run-and-gun via difficulty spikes.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 | 21:11 GMT
Funcom has announced new Membership offers for The Secret World which will be available for two weeks from today until December 16.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 | 20:40 GMT
Star Wars: The Old Republic subscribers can now gain early access to the Galactic Starfighter expansion. The content allows players duel it out via space combat, using two teams of 12 players. Various fighter ships are available and include: Scout, Strike Fighter and Gunship. Players can also customize their ships by spending earned Requisition. A video detailing customization is below. Preferred status players will gain access on January 14 and Free players can try it out on February 4.Read over the patch notes here.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 | 20:28 GMT
The Elder Scrolls Online has a new video detailing the systems players will use to build the character they want to play and explore Tamriel with. Have a look at character progression in action below. ESO is currently in beta and upon release will launch on PC, PS4, and Xbox One.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 | 18:03 GMT
Stasis, the 2D isometric, point-and-click sci-fi horror adventure game from Johannesburg-based developer, The Brotherhood, has been successfully funded on Kickstarter. With three days left on the counter, 3,353 backers pledged $103,224, surpassing the project’s goal of $100,000. The game is slated for an August 2014 release on PC, and is also up for your consideration on Steam Greenlight. A developer video is below.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 | 18:09 GMT
Battlefield 4′s China Rising DLC is out today, in case you hadn’t noticed via Sam’s videos featuring Silk Road and Guilin Peaks gameplay and Paul Davies’ hands-on write-up. Now, EA has released the launch trailer and screens for it. Hit up the break below. China Rising contains the multiplayer maps: Silk Road, Altai Range, Guilin Peaks, and Dragon Pass. Non-Premium members can download it come December 17.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 04:20 GMT
Battlefield 4′s China Rising DLC is out today for Battlefield Premium members, and VG247′s Sam Clay has posted two gameplay videos for you, featuring his playthrough of Silk Road and Guilin Peaks. Both are below. The DLC releases for non-Premium members on December 17.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 | 16:55 GMT
Survarium, the free-to-play PC MMOFPS from Vostok Games will transition into closed beta “within a week or two,” the firm has told Eurogamer. Invites will be sent out to the international community at that time, and you can sign up for the tester here. The game will launch in the UK during the second half of 2014. You can watch the latest developer diary here.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 | 16:29 GMT
Path of Exile “has exceeded initial expectations,” according to Grinding Gear Games, and has over 4 million registered users with over 250,000 daily users and 1.5 million unique players logged in during the end of open beta. Along with the impressive figures, the developer has also posted patch notes for update 1.0.2 which went live over the holiday weekend. Release Supporter Packs for Path of Exile are also now available. Thanks, Blue.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 | 16:21 GMT
Indie Royale has announced its Gaming Tuesday Bundle is now available. It contains five arcade titles: Who’s that Flying?!, Aeternum, Rush Bros., Bad Bots and Defy Gravity. All are available for Windows via Steam except Aeternum which is available through Desura. Rush Bros. and Bad Bots are also available on Mac through Steam. The bonus target of $6 will hand you all of the games plus the the Valence chiptune album by Haberdashery. Hit up the link for more.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 04:20 GMT
Project Spark beta registrations are now live for the PC version, after seeing a delay in October. Windows 8 users can sign up here and Xbox One testing is scheduled for January. Project Spark is out next year on both systems and you can watch the intro video here if you missed it earlier today.