Monthly Archives: December 2014

Planetside 1 and Legends of Norrath are closing down

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Daybreak Game Company announced today that its online CCG Legends of Norrath and free-to-play MMO Planetside 1 will be closing down later this summer.  “For the past nine years, EverQuest and EverQuest II players have interacted with the world of

Battlefleet Gothic: Armada’s Space Marines arriving June 21

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You have only a couple of days left to be an ‘early adopter’ of Battlefleet Gothic: Armada, early adoption giving you a couple of DLC races for free: the Space Marines and the Tau. Those spacey marines are due to

Star Wars Battlefront ‘Death Star’ expansion gets a trailer

The third expansion for Star Wars Battlefront will release this September, and thanks to the Star Wars Celebration day in Orlando at the weekend, we now have footage of it. As you can see in the trailer embedded above, there’s

Rainbow Six Siege is free to play this weekend

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Tomorrow is July 28, and from 1 pm EDT on that date until 1 pm EDT on August 1, you will be able to play Rainbow Six Siege for free. The free weekend leads into the release of the Operation

The latest Overwatch banwave inspires tears, threats, and hilarity

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Another banwave swept the world of Overwatch this weekend, driving the clenched fist of digital justice into the grinning chops of those who would take advantage of exploits and scripts. The crackdown led to two very positive outcomes: One, the

Nvidia settles GTX970 false advertising lawsuit

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Back in early 2015, Nvidia was hit with a false advertising lawsuit over claims that the listed specs for its GTX970 video card were not accurate. Simply put, the 4GB of GDDR5 RAM the card was supposed to come with

Emily’s all

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When Chris visited Dishonored developers Arkane earlier this year, he told us the incoming follow-up is “very much a sequel to the original” and that we shouldn’t expect an overhaul. I’m totally fine with that, and the more I learn

Vlambeer dev explains why the huge No Man’s Sky day

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The day-one patch for No Man’s Sky, as we learned yesterday, will be huge, with new features including larger galaxies, a greater variety of planetary atmospheres, creature feeding, advanced combat techniques, and all kinds of other cool-sounding stuff. Basically, it’s

Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom video showcases six whimsical characters

Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom is basically the 8-bit Wonder Boy games reimagined for the modern world. The creator of the latter, Ryuichi Nishizawa, is collaborating with Game Atelier on the project, and the RPG platformer is scheduled to

Kingdom Come: Deliverance trailer shows stealthy slaughter

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Since its announcement the best part of three years ago, Warhorse Studios’ forthcoming non-fantasy RPG Kingdom Come: Deliverance has outlined its desire to portray realism. We’ve since learned that means no dragons or magic, and many of its trailers have