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Game developer has its games removed from Steam for manipulating the review score

By Sherif Saed, Wednesday, 14 February 2018 09:39 GMT Valve has cut ties with developer and publisher Insel Games and removed all of its games from Steam. Guardians of Ember, Wild Buster: Heroes of Titan and the rest of Insel Games’ catalogue have all been removed from sale on Steam. Although Steam users who already …

Dead Space is the latest on the house title for PC through EA Origin

By Stephany Nunneley, Tuesday, 13 February 2018 21:24 GMT Nothing’s more romantic than blasting zombie-alien hybrids in space. For some of us anyway. Visceral Games’ first entry in the Dead Space franchise is the latest game to be made available on the house by EA through its Origin service. This is the second time EA …

Dynasty Warriors 9 reviews round-up, all the scores

By Stephany Nunneley, Tuesday, 13 February 2018 18:39 GMT Dynasty Warriors 9 is now available, and so are the review scores. Koei Tecmo has released Dynasty Warriors 9 on PC, PS4 and Xbox One and the critical consensus is a bit all over the place. Going over some of the reviews which give the game …

News from Japan: Code Vein multiplayer details, new characters revealed, more

Want the latest on Code Vein, Digimon Story and God Wars? We’ve got you. Code Vein multiplayer details, two new characters revealed Details on how multplayer will be implemented in Code Vein have finally been revealed in the weekly release of Famitsu magazine. A relief or distress signal can be sent out to call upon …

Love is in the air for GTA Online players this week- and a cool new car too

Okay, maybe not love in the traditional sense. GTA Online players can participate in some lovely money making opportunities this week, and buy a new car for their garage to boot. From today, the Vapid Hustler is available at Legendary Motorsport and it is definitely a looker with the custom paint job shown. It kind …

Fortnite: after SMG removal, expect more items and weapons to be removed from play

By Sherif Saed, Tuesday, 13 February 2018 11:31 GMT Fortnite Battle Royale is not afraid of removing weapons after adding them if it means the overall balance improves. In the most recent Fortnite Battle Royale developer update, Epic Games revealed a bunch of exciting updates it’s currently working on for the game, including a 60fps …

Kingdom Come: Deliverance reviews round-up, all the scores

By Sherif Saed, Tuesday, 13 February 2018 08:24 GMT The release of Kingdom Come: Deliverance has been a long time coming, and it’s time to find out if it’s been worth the wait. Kingdom Come: Deliverance is an open-world action RPG with many ambitious goals. The game was successfully funded on Kickstarter a little under …

Cyberpunk 2077 creator explains why now is the right time to turn the pen-and-paper RPG into a video game

By Sherif Saed, Monday, 12 February 2018 17:43 GMT Mike Pondsmith, the creator of the pen-and-paper RPG Cyberpunk 2077 is based on, has talked a little bit about the challenges of bringing his rich world to video game form. As part of a feature called The Future is Exciting, Spanish newspaper El Pais and telecom …

Shadow of the Colossus PS4 launch week sales more than 70% higher than PS2 original

By James Billcliffe, Monday, 12 February 2018 13:04 GMT Launch week sales of the PS4 version of Shadow of the Colossus were 73% higher than the PS2 original, according to retail analysts GFK Chart-Track. Shadow of the Colossus debuted in 2006 to widespread critical acclaim, and this from-the-ground-up remake by Bluepoint Games has repeated the …

Star Wars Battlefront 2 patch 1.2 introduces major hero and villain balance tweaks and a new limited time game mode

By James Billcliffe, Monday, 12 February 2018 11:17 GMT The latest 1.2 patch for Star Wars Battlefront 2 will introduce major buffs, nerfs and tweaks for heroes and villains, as well as a new Jetpack Cargo game mode and a variety of bug fixes. Jetpack Cargo functions similarly to some variations of Capture the Flag …