Articles Tagged with PC

New Video Game Releases for the Week of March 30, 2014

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The new video game releases for the week of March 30 make the middle of spring feel like fall. There are a lot of games this week ranging from heavy hitters to nostalgia filled virtual console releases. The biggest new video game release for the week is almost certainly The Elder Scrolls Online MMO which… Read more »

Respawn Confirms ‘Titanfall’ Season Pass and Free DLC

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A Titnfall Season Pass along with free DLC for the soon to be released Xbox One “killer app” was confirmed during The Lobby on Gamespot. Respawn, the developer behind the forthcoming game, revealed the existence of a season pass for the online shooter as well as free DLC. Season passes are a relatively new way… Read more »

Outlast Review for PlayStation 4 and PC

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Outlast has been billed as one of the scariest games ever made. Many YouTube videos exist of people either watching or playing the game in the dark and being scared out of their minds at the freakish horrors that await them. While Outlast touches on the most well known clich├ęs of the genre, can it… Read more »

‘World Of Warcraft’ May Soon Be Getting In-Game Micro-Transactions

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Blizzard has already experimented with out-of-game micro-transactions with World of Warcraft. We’ve seen in-game items like pets and mounts go on sale via the game’s website, but the famed MMO developer may be looking into adding in-game micro-transactions as well. Players began to suspect that Blizzard was planning to go the in-game micro-transaction route after… Read more »

Xbox One Kinect Peripheral Won’t Work With PCs, Microsoft Confirms

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If you were hoping to be able to play around with the Xbox One’s new version of Kinect on your PC when the console launches this fall, you’re in for some disappointment. Speaking to Ars Technica, a representative from Microsoft confirmed that the Xbox One’s Kinect device won’t be able to plug into PCs. The… Read more »

‘World Of Warcraft’ Auction House Hack Puts Accounts At Risk

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Blizzard today confirmed that some World of Warcraft accounts could be at risk after a growing number of users began reporting unauthorized log-in attempts from the Battle.net website and the company’s “Mobile Armory” app, which allows users to access the Auction House on the go. Early this morning, reports began surfacing that the World of… Read more »

‘Destiny’ PC Port Hasn’t Been Ruled Out, Bungie Says

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During the big Xbox One reveal we found out that Destiny, Bungie’s all-new shooter franchise, is also coming to Microsoft’s latest console, and that wasn’t exactly a big surprise. What is somewhat of a surprise, however, is that a PC version of Destiny hasn’t been ruled out. In an interview with IGN, Bungie senior writer… Read more »

‘Ultima’ Creator Announces Ultimate RPG For PC

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The creator of Ultima has announced the “ultimate RPG” for PC. Richard Garriott, the creator of the Ultima RPG series, has announced plans to make what he calls the “ultimate role-playing game,” Shroud of the Avatar: Forsaken Virtues. Garriott’s Portalarium studio has begun a Kickstarter.com campaign today to raise $1 million for development of his… Read more »

‘The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt’ Brings Geralt’s Story To A Close

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Earlier this week, developer CD Projekt RED formally announced The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, which is expected to be available on PC and “high-end” systems starting in 2014 – and it already sounds like the developer’s biggest entry yet in the fantasy RPG franchise. In previous The Witcher titles, the environment was mostly linear in… Read more »

‘PlanetSide 2’ Roadmap Allows Players To Vote On Upcoming Changes

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PlanetSide 2 got off to a pretty good start when it launched in November of last year, and Sony Online Entertainment (SOE) is looking to keep that momentum going well into 2013 by introducing content on a regular basis for six straight months. If that doesn’t sound good enough for you, Sony Online Entertainment will… Read more »

‘Blizzard All-Stars’ Still In The Works, Blizzard Says

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It’s been quite awhile since Blizzard has had anything to say about Blizzard All-Stars, formerly known as Blizzard DOTA, but don’t take that as a bad sign — Blizzard is still working on it. That’s according to StarCraft 2 production director Chris Sigaty, who said as much in an interview with Eurogamer, in which the… Read more »

‘BioShock Infinite’ Won’t Use Games For Windows Live, SecuROM

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The first two BioShock games received PC ports that were, at best, unremarkable. At their worst, they were downright broken and/or lacking in essential features. Fortunately, 2K and developer Irrational Games don’t plan on allowing that to happen again with BioShock Infinite. In a recent “Ask Me Anything” thread on Reddit, lead developer Ken Levine… Read more »

‘StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm’ Beta Extended To Pre-Orders

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Bummed out that you still haven’t been given an invite to the StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm multiplayer beta? Starting today, you have some new options. First off, Blizzard announced today that they will be “expanding” the StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm beta. What this means for you is that, if you aren’t… Read more »

‘The War Z’ Steam Launch Met With Controversy

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The War Z managed to climb atop the Steam sales charts after it was released on the platform yesterday, but it wasn’t before long that developer Hammerpoint Interactive was on the receiving end of accusations of fraud, false advertising, and blatant money-grabbing. In a post on Reddit, one gamer called Hammerpoint out on the list… Read more »