The Mighty Quest For Epic Loot has been out on Steam as a beta for a few weeks now and it’s turned out to be an interesting exercise so far on the part of Ubisoft Montreal. It’s set up as a twist on the tower…..
In Gravity Badgers, you play as Captain T Bayback, flinging yourself through space to rescue family and friends from the Evil Honey Badgers, aka the Hellset. And it is way more fun than it has any right to be. It’s an unusual beast, being a PC…..
CD Projekt Red, the developer of the critical and commercial success The Witcher series, has been busy at work with developing The Witcher 3 and Cyberpunk 2077. With the impending launch of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, some have wondered how CD Projekt Red, primarily…..
Valve has recently announced the launch of Steam Reviews, giving users a way to share their experiences with software purchased on the Steam platform. Users can browse reviews from their friends and the community before purchasing content on Steam, as well as indicate which reviews…..
The GeForce tweak guides have been around for a while now and I use them so frequently that it never crossed my mind that there are many who are not aware of its existence. It was only recently while browsing various message boards for figuring out…..
Alongside the standard list of fixes and tweaks, the latest Steam update will allow users to download games and other software whilst playing. Players now do not have to choose between playing a game or downloading an update and can just allow any downloads to…..
Halloween came and went for DOTA 2 fans without the Diretide event. The popular holiday themed mode’s absence this year had gotten DOTA 2 fans up in arms when Valve made no mention whatsoever of it. Today, Valve addressed those fans on the DOTA…..
inXile entertainment today re-released Wasteland to backers of the Kickstarted Wasteland 2 project, which raised over $2.9 million last year. As part of the lead up to Beta testing of Wasteland 2, backers were sent Steam and GOG activation keys for the original RPG legend……
The next expansion for World of Warcraft will be Warlords of Draenour . Announced today at Blizzcon, the next expansion plays into the history of the Warcraft series, taking players back to some of the origin story for the MMO. “Warlords of Draenor gives players a…..
Speaking to Shacknews, Microsoft Studios VP Phil Spencer has some good news for PC gamers. “I think it’s fair to say that we’ve lost our way a bit in supporting Windows games, but we’re back.” Microsoft focused pretty much exclusively on its consoles over the…..
DICE has been pretty quiet about Battlefield 4 problems since the October 29th release. But make no mistake about it, the game is having a list of issues, especially on PC, where it’s most rabid fanbase calls home. A moderator on the Battlefield 4 Reddit…..
The cheap PC game madness that is the Humble Bundle has today released another notable package, this time offering F.E.A.R 3, Lord of the Rings: War in The North, Batman: Arkham Asylum GOTY, and F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin for whatever you’re willing to pay (above $1) at humblebundle.com. And if…..
Bungie’s new game, Destiny, will not be arriving on PC. According to recent comments made by Eric Osborne of the studio, skipping release on the PC is in hopes that Bungie doesn’t spread itself too thin. In a recent interview on IGN, Osborne confirmed…..
Minecraft will be integrating Twitch broadcasting into the game in an upcoming update. Announced this weekend at Minecon 2013, the partnership between Mojang and Twitch is born out of the popularity of streams involving the block building title. Twitch VP Matthew DiPietro says, “People love…..
I dumped my PS3 a few months back in anticipation of the upcoming next-gen console release, when trade-in values were still relatively high. While I have missed being able to play some titles, I have had the time to dig through some of my older…..
Call of Duty: Ghosts – Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PC, Wii U - Call of Duty‘s new next-gen engine ushers in an unprecedented level of innovation, delivering stunning and lifelike characters, gorgeously rendered environments, and authentic real-world animations, all brought to life by advanced lighting systems…..
CD Projekt Red has been in the middle of the heated DRM debate over the years. Responsible for The Witcher series, the company wants to make it known that their upcoming release of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt will not have any sort of DRM…..
Battlefield 3 is free for everyone on EA’s Origin platform. A code recently surfaced on Reddit that gives anyone who uses it, access to Battlefield 3. Inserting this code: G433-XWLD-ZBW8-JWUC-JDSW will redeem your free copy of Battlefield 3, and it’s hard to tell if this…..
Before the birth of Football Manager, my go to game for a football management fix was the 2003/2004 edition of Championship Manager. This was partly due to my ignorance towards the Football Manager series at the time and partly due to the fact that I…..
Master Reboot is a psychological indie horror game we recently reviewed on AOTF – and we very much liked our time with the game. Eurogamer recently cited it as one of its favourite games at the 2013 Eurogamer expo, and it is in line to be ported…..
With expansions and DLC being announced well ahead of the launch of a game, Age Of Empires II‘s expansion certainly stands out. Releasing 14 years after the launch of Age Of Empires II, The Forgotten will be coming out on Steam on November 7. The announcement…..
As Chris Roberts’ Star Citizen inches further towards its late 2014 release date the game continues to look as dazzling as ever. The latest in a never ending stream of promotional videos for the upcoming space combat and trading simulation shows off the Anvil Aerospace…..
When you’re Valve, apparently you get the benefit of the doubt when it comes to projects that are as ambitious as their move to reinvent PC gaming and take over your living room with the Steam OS. Industry veteran John Carmack isn’t entirely sold…..
It’s rare that I would need to use words like ‘meta-cogniscence’ and ‘self-relective’ in the course of a normal day, much less writing about a game release, but The Stanley Parable demands this and so much more. Winner of at least half a dozen awards…..
With the news that Watch Dogs, The Crew, and Drive Club have been postponed, some have wondered whether other launch titles might follow suit. According to Patrick Bach, DICE was thinking about delaying Battlefield 4 for next-gen consoles, but they have been able to work…..
While Thief has been garnering tentative attention, in part due to a seeming development hell developing the game, one thing that attracted the ire of gamers alike was the XP system during the E3 gameplay demo, awarding points for things like headshots and the like……
505 Games and EKO Studios have released a new trailer (with a rocking soundtrack) for How to Survive which is due to release next week. EKO Studios’ How to Survive is a multiplayer zombie survival shoot-em-up in the vein of Dead Nation but including survival aspects……
A storm is coming. That’s the impression you get when you talk to Xbox Entertainment Studios chief design officer Elan Lee. Lee, who previously worked with Alternate Reality Games and the I Love Bees Project for Halo 2, feels that gamers are in for a…..
The PS3 has had some forays into cross platform play with PC players, most notably Portal 2 and Final Fantasy XIV. While Microsoft had explored cross platform play with Shadowrun, it was subsequently abandoned due to the the superiority of mouse and keyboard versus controllers for FPS’s……
I’m going to assume that we know who Cormac McCarthy is and we’re familiar with his masterful novel The Road, because when we’re talking about post apocalyptic games this kind of narrative is what we need to hold up as a benchmark of how humankind…..
Linux has been gaining a lot of traction lately, especially with the announcement of Steam OS and Valve’s insistence on supporting the platform. However, Linux still has ways to go to compete with Microsoft in the PC Gaming space. According to DICE creative director, Lars…..