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Published: 2 months ago

Microsoft buys Havok

Physics middleware company Havok has been bought out by Microsoft. The company, who developers physics software for games companies (predominantly) will join Microsoft in their efforts to compete in the markets. Most notably, they’ll want to compete in licensing against PhysX. Most likely, Havok’s …

Published: 2 months ago

Sean Murray demo’s ‘No Mans Sky’ on Colbert

Colbert is following a recent tradition of having game developers on late night shows demo their wares. But Colbert is savvy, and knew that having Sean Murray on the show would be a huge coup for the ravenous fans of No Mans Sky. And …

Published: 2 months ago

StarCraft II: LotV coming November 10th

En Taro Adun, reads the press release I got. Much to my joy. The protoss armada is preparing for battle as the countdown to reclaim Aiur begins! On November 10, assume the mantle of Hierarch Artanis and begin the final chapter in the StarCraft …

Published: 2 months ago

PES 2016 vs FIFA 16 (eurogamer)[link]

Eurogamer has a bash at comparing these two rivals before reviews kick in!

Published: 2 months ago

Horizon: Zero Dawn gameplay

Nico Nico provided the stream which explains the low quality, but you get the idea. This is, if I’m not mistaken, the first time we’ve seen actual gameplay from Horizon.

Published: 2 months ago

Xbox One Elite controller is coming October 27th

According to Microsoft’s Store, the new €150ish controller is going to be available on October 27th. A convenient date for Halo fans. This isn’t huge news in-and-of-itself, but for PC gamers thinking about splashing out it might be worth noting the biggest rival for …

Published: 2 months ago

Unreal Tournament trailer

Okay, okay, it’s a pre-alpha trailer but this is still great. It’s cheesy, stupid, trashy and fun. All the things UT should be. I’m so passionate about this game for a really simple reason: it’s what got me into multi-player FPS. I played it …

Published: 3 months ago

F1 2015 [review]

First thing’s first, I’m one of those semi-disenfranchised F1 fans that’s a bit irritated by Bernie Ecclestone’s management of the sport’s business affairs. I hate that oil money in the middle east is dictating where new races happen (regardless of political, economic or ecological …

Published: 4 months ago

BioShock: Infinite walkthrough

These are always entertaining. Also, it’s good to dip into this game again!

Published: 4 months ago

Cities Skylines: After Dark

I’m unnervingly excited for this. To see why, check my review from a few months ago. The main updates for this pack are: Day and Night Cycle: Day and night changes in the city and affects citizen schedules. Traffic is visibly slower at night …