Monthly Archives: February 2016

Syberia 3 is looking good in E3 footage


Syberia 3, eh? That’s a thing that, kinda surprisingly exists—we even have a trailer and a release date to confirm that fact. The third in Kate Walker’s chilly, vaguely steampunky adventure series will be out December 1, and this one

Fallout 4’s Nuka


It’s always bugged me that raiders in the Fallout 4 universe attack me on sight. No matter the situation, even if I’m dressed head-to-toe in their dirty, rusty armor, even if I’m essentially playing the game as raider scum—or at

Starting from Batman, all Telltale games will support multiplayer


It’s common to attract spectators while playing Telltale’s narrative-driven adventures, and naturally enough, those spectators like to call the shots as well. So it’d be cool if multiple players could vote on the game’s decisions and dialogue trees too, right?

Asus arms new motherboard with dual 10 GbE LAN ports


Motherboard makers pull out all the stops when trying to lure enthusiasts. Overclocking features are a given, but many high-end boards boast fancy LED lighting and various bits of eye candy, such as Biostar’s racing-themed mobos. Asus is taking a

Overland’s ‘First Access’ opens to the public tomorrow


Overland is “a squad-based survival strategy game with procedurally generated levels set in post-apocalyptic North America.” Hit the road, make the tough calls, try to stay alive, and probably fail: It’s “as mean as it is beautiful,” Tim said in



Remember StarCraft Universe? The ambitious, fan-made multiplayer StarCraft mod pricked up the ears of Blizzard’s lawyers several years ago—probably because of it was initially called World of StarCraft—before heading to Kickstarter, with Blizzard’s blessing, and under a new name. Upheaval,

The Long Dark reveals new locations in story mode update


End-of-days disaster simulator The Long Dark’s long-awaited Story Mode will add two new regions, new clothing, improved first-person presence, and the Aurora, developers Hinterland Studio has revealed in an update.      Originally scheduled to arrive in “Spring 2016,” Hinterland says



Nexon’s Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex—First Assault Online, which for the sake of my fingers and sanity I will henceforth refer to as simply First Assault, is about to enter open beta. Beginning July 28, all players will

Fallout 4 Nuka


Fallout 4’s decrepit amusement park DLC, Nuka-World, is out now packing new enemies, weird weapons and the chance to finally become a raider. Besides being a little frustrated with its convoluted opening, Chris seemed to mostly enjoy his time milling

Broforce review


NEED TO KNOW What is it: A surprisingly sophisticated take on run ‘n’ gun platformers, hidden underneath a veneer of grinning action movie homage.Publisher: Devolver DigitalDeveloper: Free LivesReviewed on: 2.9GHz CPU, 8GB RAM, 2GB GPUExpect to Pay: £11.99 / $14.99Multiplayer: