Monthly Archives: February 2015

Space Hulk: Deathwing teases co


Space Hulk: Deathwing—Games Workshop’s incoming tactical FPS set in the Warhammer 40,000 universe—has been in development for quite some time. Announced in 2013, we were teased slivers of the idea via cinematics in 2014 and 2015, before being treated to

Leaked Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 specs look like an upgraded GTX 950


Nvidia’s done a good job so far of fleshing out its high-end and mid-range Pascal offerings, but what about gamers on a tighter budget? That’s where the GeForce GTX 1050 will likely come into play. Word on the web is

Origin PC Millennium


AT A GLANCE (+) Lake Superior: Bold styling; good performance; plenty of storage.(-) Lake Erie: Overpriced; terrible doors; no custom loop. For now, Intel’s new, high-end i7-6700K Skylake CPU is still somewhat hard to track down. You can, however, find

Homeworld: Deserts of Kharak review


NEED TO KNOW What is it? Real-time strategy gamePublisher: Gearbox SoftwareDeveloper: Blackbird InteractiveReviewed on: Intel i5 3.1GHz quad-core, 16 GB memory, GeForce GTX 770Expect to Pay: £30 / $50Multiplayer: Up to 6 playersLink: Official site This must be the winter

Ashes of the Singularity review


need to know What is it? A real-time strategy game that lets you build up thousands of units. Expect to pay: $50/ £40 Developer: Oxide Games Publisher: Stardock Reviewed on: Windows 10, 16GB RAM, GeForce GTX 980 Multiplayer: Up to

The Westport Independent review


Need to know What is it? A story of hardboiled journalism under a fascist regime.Expect to pay: $9.99/£6.99Developer: Double ZeroOne ZeroPublisher: Coffee Stain StudiosReviewed on: i5-3230 CPU, 8GB RAM, integrated graphicsMultiplayer: NoneLink: Official site The Westport Independent is a game

Earth Defense Force 4.1: The Shadow of New Despair review


Games often attempt to obscure their limitations. To effortlessly guide you through a level as if you’d chosen to follow the linear path. To hide the bugs and idiosyncrasies that would draw you out of the action. To immerse you

Abzû review


Need to know What is it? A gorgeous underwater exploration adventure.Expect to pay: $20/£15 Publisher: 505 GamesDeveloper: Giant SquidReviewed on: Windows 10, i7-6700K, 16GB RAM, GeForce GTX 980 TiMultiplayer: NoneLink: Steam  This giant squid isn’t the kind of kraken who’d

Hearts of Iron 4 review


Need to Know What is it: A globe-spanning grand-strategy World War 2 wargame. Price: $50 / £35 Publisher: Paradox Interactive Developer: Paradox Development Studio Reviewed on: Intel i5 3.1 GHz quad-core processor, 16 GB Ram, GeForce GTX 770 4 GB

What happened in hardware


We’re still trying to catch our breath from all the developments in graphics as of late—Nvidia’s kicking tail with its for Pascal parts, the GeForce GTX 1080 and GeForce GTX 1070, and AMD responded with its first Polaris card, the