Monthly Archives: July 2015

Standalone Gwent confirmed, beta signups open


Update: And here’s yer trailer. CD Projekt has confirmed the arrival of Gwent on-stage, and the beta will arrive in September. Original: The rumors are true: a standalone Gwent card game is on the way. This news comes not from

Razer’s $400 HDK 2 VR headset undercuts Oculus Rift and HTC Vive


Razer and Sensics, the two companies spearheading the Open Source Virtual Reality (OSVR) movement, just announced a second generation VR headset with an upgraded display that’s supposedly on par with the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive. It’s also several hundred

Wasteland 2: Director’s Cut is free on Steam this weekend


It’s become a routine for Steam to offer up a (temporary) free game every weekend, and this time it’s Wasteland 2: The Director’s Cut. The sprawling tactical RPG is free for the next two days (until Sunday afternoon), but if

Check out fresh Mirage: Arcane Warfare gameplay in a pair of bloody new trailers

Debuted today at the PC Gaming Show, a pair of new trailers for Torn Banner Studios’ upcoming magic-and-melee FPS Mirage: Arcane Warfare demonstrate a few of the bloody, bone-crunching ways that players will be able to do each other in. 

GameMaker’s Humble Bundle offers big savings on development tools


Ever fancied making your own games? If so, the latest Humble Bundle—the Humble GameMaker Bundle—might be of interest to you.  Responsible for the likes of Undertale, Hotline Miami and Downwell, YoYo Games’ GameMaker Studio is a game creation suite which

The Crew goes free (for a month) next week


The next freebie in Ubisoft’s ongoing series of monthly game giveaways will be the 2014 online racing game The Crew. Ubisoft said The Crew is an important piece of its history, “as it is the first fully connected open world

Anno 2205 review


I’m a soft Southern English man with typist’s hands, although I do have a callus where I pinched a finger in the lid of a Coke Zero. I grind my own coffee and I pronounce ‘quinoa’ not at all like

Life is Feudal: Your Own review


need to know What is it? A realism-focused sandbox survival sim set in the Middle Ages. Expect to pay: $40 / £25 Developer: Bitbox, Ltd. Publisher: Bitbox, Ltd. Reviewed on: Windows 10, 16GB RAM, GeForce GTX 780 Multiplayer: Up to

NZXT CAM 3.0 Review


A big leap forward for system tools As a PC enthusiast, you’re always building, tweaking, testing, monitoring. It’s the endless life-loop of a PC junkie. At least, that’s how it is for us here at Maximum PC. We’ve used our

Pony Island review


NEED TO KNOW What is it? An arcade game made by Satan himselfPublisher: Daniel Mullins GamesDeveloper: Daniel Mullins GamesReviewed on: Core i5-3570K, 16GB RAM, GeForce GTX 780TiExpect to pay: £4/$5Multiplayer: NoneLink: Official site Imagine launching a videogame that satirises games,