Monthly Archives: November 2014

UK consumers to face higher prices for PCs and other tech after Brexit vote


If you’ve been paying attention to global news at all recently, you’ve read the word ‘Brexit’ about six million times. The vote that has sent the UK on the road out of the European Union will have many local and

Gears of War 4 gameplay trailer introduces the Deebees

IGN has posted a new Gears of War 4 gameplay video showcasing eight minutes of campaign footage, complete with new weapons, Old Man Marcus, and a new enemy faction called the Deebees.  Why are they named Deebees? Maybe it’s some

Gears of War 4 campaign footage unites father and son

When Phil caught up with Microsoft’s Phil Spencer earlier this year, the head of Xbox suggested console-exclusive games which make sense on PC will likely wind up on PC. Just five minutes into the company’s E3 press conference last month

No Man’s Sky data miner finds possible player avatar and a Half


One of the eeriest things about No Man’s Sky is that we don’t know who or what we are. It’s impossible to see your in-game avatar, and since it looks unlikely the game supports in-world multiplayer (at the moment, anyway),

Konami opens up a little about what Metal Gear Survive actually is


Yesterday, Konami unveiled its first Metal Gear game since the departure of series creator Hideo Kojima. Named Survive, it’s to be a four-player online co-op endeavour that takes place in an alternate timeline following the events of Ground Zeroes, and

Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick

Rick and Morty co-creator Justin Roiland told us last year that he has never been “more energized, enthusiastic, excited, and motivated” about anything in his life—including his “TV show stuff”—than he is about VR games. He confirmed that he was

Sorcerer King: Rivals, a standalone expansion to Stardock’s 4X strategy game, is coming next month


In Stardock’s 4X strategy game Sorcerer King, you play as the leader of a small city-state who’s struggling to prevent the mighty, titular Sorcerer King from gaining ultimate power, taking over the world, and ascending to godhood—while at the same

GOG launches a new, DRM


GOG has rolled out a new, “highly-requested quality of life feature” called GOG Wallet. As the name suggests, it’s a new way to pay for your purchase on the site, but GOG says it has the added benefit of helping

Shadow Warrior 2 release date set, trailer shows chainsaws and selfie sticks


The Shadow Warrior series, both past and present, is best known for its off-the-wall, gruesome and gory mash of samurai sword slashing and shooting. The latest trailer for Flying Wild Hog’s incoming sequel follows suit with the inclusion of hi-tech

Cities: Skylines is 75 percent off this weekend


Following in the footsteps of Capcom and Stardock’s recent ‘Publisher Weekends’ on Steam, Paradox Interactive is offering deals on a selection of its back catalogue over the next few days.  City-builder Cities: Skylines is likely the pick of the bunch,