If you’ve ever had an inkling to play Dragon Age: Origins, there’s no better time than the present, since Electronic Arts is giving the game away for free on Origin right now. There are no strings attached to the deal, unless you consider signing up for Origin to be a dealbreaker. Once you’ve claimed access […]
The 2014 FORMULA ONE season has seen the most seismic rule changes in the sport’s 60 year history, including new turbocharged power units and new aerodynamics, which combine to place more emphasis on racing skill and control in cars with more explosive power delivery but less downforce than previous seasons. All but two teams have […]
A video game about war is perhaps the least novel thing you could create in our medium today, which is one reason why Valiant Hearts: The Great War is such a surprising thing. Developed by Ubisoft Montpellier, Valiant Hearts examines the aspects of war that are most often brushed past or ignored altogether in games. […]
Start your reign during colonial times, survive the World Wars and the Great Depression, be a dictator during the Cold War, and advance your country to modern times and beyond. From the 19th century to the 21st, each era carries its own challenges and opportunities.
Landmark, a Minecraft-style MMO that’s part of the EverQuest series, has become available on Steam Early Access. Formerly known as EverQuest Next: Landmark, the free-to-play building-based MMO is still in closed beta, but gamers can gain access by purchasing a Founder’s Pack via Steam. The base pack costs $20, but there are also $60 and […]
Check out the launch of the beta in this latest trailer for Divinity: Original Sin.
DayZ creator Dean Hall is not the only developer who is not terribly pleased with Microsoft and Windows 8. Speaking with Polygon, Epic Games founder Tim Sweeney said he’s concerned about the “closed” nature of Microsoft’s latest operating system. “I genuinely worry about the future of Microsoft,” Sweeney said. “They’ve locked down this Windows 8. […]
When you play a game with a title like Dragons and Titans, you seek fire, brimstone, and battles of epic proportions that rattle the very foundations of the Earth. The reality of the latest addition to the ever-expanding MOBA genre, however, is a bland and clumsy game that relies on its theme as a crutch […]
The key to understanding Hearthstone lies in its very name. Not only does it refer to the white-and-turquoise rock that has sent the World of Warcraft faithful back to inns since 2004; it also suggests friendly competition far removed from the battles and weighty stratagems of other collectible card games. Its cozy syllables evoke not […]
Richard Garriott created the beloved Ultima role-playing game series. He traveled to the International Space Station and dove to the depths of the ocean to see the Titanic wreckage first-hand. He owns a stately castle-style home in Texas called Britannia Manor. Now he can add another accomplishment to his resume. Garriott’s crowdfunding campaign for his […]