Hunt: Showdown Review (Early Access – PC)

  Hunt: Showdown is an early access first-person shooter with Battle Royale style gameplay whose mastery of tension, theming, and tactical components has birthed a game where every match is as exhilarating as the next. Hunt sees you playing as a bounty hunter in the Louisiana swamps, sent to hunt down and collect bounties thatContinue reading “Hunt: Showdown Review (Early Access – PC)”

DayZ Coming to Consoles in 2018, Sees an End to Early Access

Eugen Harton, lead producer of DayZ, shared details of the popular zombie survival simulator’s future in a blog post from earlier this week. The game released as an early access title on December 16th, 2013, and has sponsored some level of anxiety within its fanbase, as witnessed by the points raised in many of itsContinue reading “DayZ Coming to Consoles in 2018, Sees an End to Early Access”

Conan Exiles is now available in Early Access

By Crom! It is time to drink, slay, and be content in the first ever open-world survival sandbox game set in the brutal lands of Conan the Barbarian. Conan Exiles, developed and published by Funcom, entered into Early Access on PC and gamers everywhere can now test their mettle in the vast universe of theContinue reading “Conan Exiles is now available in Early Access”

New Video Shows ‘Conan Exiles’ World Building

This month, game development studio Funcom will open the floodgates to an entirely new virtual Conan world. On January 31, 2017, the open-world survival game Conan Exiles will be entering Early Access on the PC, with Xbox One Game Preview to follow later this spring. Players will have to survive, build, and dominate alone orContinue reading “New Video Shows ‘Conan Exiles’ World Building”

Battlerite Early Access Impressions

Bloodline Champions (BLC) was regarded as a brilliant free-to-play game, a PvP arena brawler with the game being driven purely by skill. The community then began to agree that the game had started to degrade in quality. Players attributed this to Funcom, who was involved in the game. As such, developer Stunlock Studios choice to separate themselvesContinue reading “Battlerite Early Access Impressions”

Giga Wrecker – Game Freak’s Second PC Game Hits Early Access

Game Freak, best known by its Pokémon series, has published a new game on Steam. Their second PC game, Giga Wrecker, is currently on Early Access, and it’s been developed and published by the company itself. In Giga Wrecker the player takes the role of a cyborg girl, solves puzzles, and completes stages in a 2D environment using herContinue reading “Giga Wrecker – Game Freak’s Second PC Game Hits Early Access”

Day of Infamy Revealed

New World Interactive, the creators of hit FPS Insurgency, have just announced their second title: Day of Infamy. A World War II-themed shooter, Day of Infamy is technically an expansion of Insurgency, but it is completely standalone and does not require ownership of Insurgency. It previously existed as a mod, but New World picked it up and funded it toContinue reading “Day of Infamy Revealed”

Steam Review System Updated

The Steam community is one of the more expansive gaming networks around, with ongoing discussion on a vast range of gaming topics. With the introduction of a review system for titles on the Steam storefront a few years ago, it became possible for viewers to ascertain the quality of a game at a glance, orContinue reading “Steam Review System Updated”

Factorio Review (Steam)

There is no denying the existence of the crafting system. Within this genre, there exists a subset of games which use this as one of their main mechanics; in isolation, this mechanic can quickly become tiresome and boring. Factorio, developed by Wube Software over the past four years, has taken this concept and adds intricacy toContinue reading “Factorio Review (Steam)”

RollerCoaster Tycoon World Shifts to Early Access Schedule

The development process for the upcoming RollerCoaster Tycoon World has seen its fair share of ups and downs, and a recent developer blog post has provided yet another speed bump. Due to unspecified reasons, the RollerCoaster Tycoon World will shift to an early access model, rather than the initial promise of a full-fledged release. TheContinue reading “RollerCoaster Tycoon World Shifts to Early Access Schedule”