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Published: 1 month ago

Star Wars Battlefront coming this year

Q4, on all modern platforms. @KyleHackley Star Wars Battlefront will be available holiday 2015, on Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC. — EAStarWars (@EAStarWars) March 19, 2015 …get ready.

Published: 1 month ago

Legacy of the Void coming to beta!

StaCraft’s last update pack, Heart of the Swarm, not only confused people by being a bit unbalanced for a while but also having had the acronym for nearly everything Blizzard put out since didn’t help. But now, after two years, Blizzard is releasing Legacy …

Published: 2 months ago

Shower With Your Dad Simulator

You thought I was insane playing Euro Truck Sim? You thought people were nuts for going nuts for Goat Sim? Well, the future has arrived on Steam. “Shower With Your Dad Simulator 2015: Do You Still Shower With Your Dad?” is a fast paced …

Published: 2 months ago

OlliOlli 2 review

Let’s hop back many years. Teenage years. People were hanging onto the dream that one day old Kurt Cobain records will be released. 5 or so years after his death. People were hanging around Dublin city centre in hoodies, drinking cans of cheap larger …

Published: 2 months ago

SimCity sucks? Cities: Skylines might solve your woes.

Are you, like me, jaded of the recent EA disaster that was SimCity? The game that promised to bring the series into the modern era but somehow, with upgraded graphics, made a simpler, shittier game? EA managed to turn Lego into Duplo & expect …

Published: 2 months ago

GabeN talks Source2, PC gaming growth, Steam machines & more

Great interview with the lord himself, Gabe Newell from Valve. Gabe talks about some interesting numbers, including 50% y/y growth for the Steam platform. That tracks in-or-around the best bet SaaS businesses. Interesting that it’s carrying those numbers in an area that 5-10 years …

Published: 2 months ago

Stop crying, EA isn’t shutting down Maxis

If you read the news, you’re likely to read stories about how the evil empire of EA is shutting down your favourite childhood developer; Maxis. EA Maxis was a subsidiary of EA. The company was originally founded in 1987. It actually shut down operations …

Published: 2 months ago

Wolfenstein: Old Blood [trailer]

This looks like the new Wolfenstein, but with more. Exactly what we wanted. Imagine the modern Wolfenstein but with a more Return to Castle… vibe? That appears to be what we’re getting here.

Published: 2 months ago

Book your vacation time; MGS V coming Sept. 1

Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain will release worldwide on September 1, 2015. The news leaked via a neoGAF forum poster who discovered a video due to go out tomorrow on IGN. Oh well.

Published: 2 months ago

Hotline Miami 2 has a date: March 10!

Finally we have a set date for the follow up to one of the best indie games to be released in recent memory. Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number will be released for Linux, Mac, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita and Windows PC on …