Fantasy Flight Interactive Studio Formed, Developing Tabletop Based Games

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2017 @ 8:57 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Focused on not just adapting tabletop games, but creating new digital experiences based on Fantasy Flight Games’ brands, Fantasy Flight Interactive is a new development studio with projects already in the works for Steam and other platforms to follow.

'Steel Rats' (ALL) Announced - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2017 @ 8:44 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Steel Rats is a visceral and groundbreaking evolution of the 2.5D action arcade genre, fusing destructive, octane-fueled motorbike combat and death-defying stunt gameplay, set in a visually stylized retro-future world.

'Injustice 2' (ALL) Coming To PC This Fall, Open Beta Tomorrow

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2017 @ 8:41 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Injustice 2 allows gamers to choose from a massive roster of DC Super Heroes and Super-Villains and build the ultimate version of their favorite DC characters.

'Dreadnought' (ALL) PS4 Open Beta Adds Onslaught Mode, Revamps Progression & More - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2017 @ 8:36 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dreadnought is an aerial armada action game set in a futuristic era of war and refuge where players will take on the role of a mercenary spaceship captain who owes allegiance to no nation, fighting for glory amidst a galaxy of chaos.

'South Park: The Fractured but Whole' (ALL) Gets Free Trial On PS4 And Xbox One

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2017 @ 8:28 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

With crime on the rise in South Park, the town needs new heroes to rise! Eric Cartman seizes the opportunity to save the town and create the best superhero franchise ever. Players become a member of Coon & Friends and fight for fame and their place beside the other kids.

'Battlerite' Early Access Update Adds Battlegrounds Mode - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2017 @ 7:55 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Battlerite is an action-packed Team Arena Brawler focused on competitive PvP combat.

'Crusader Kings II: Jade Dragon' Gets Release Date

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2017 @ 7:25 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Crusader Kings II: Jade Dragon introduces the Empire of China as an off-map influence that can give great rewards or great dangers to those whose realms lie in the shadow of the Dragon.

'Marble Land' (ALL) Scheduled For Next Month - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2017 @ 2:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Marble Land players manipulate futuristic Rube Goldberg-inspired devices scattered across ancient ruins, to guide a blue marble to its target destination.

'Attack on Titan 2' (ALL) Narrows Down Release Date, Playable Characters - Screens

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2017 @ 12:38 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Building on the fast-paced action the series is famous for, Attack on Titan 2 is a gripping sequel that features an abundance of new gameplay mechanics.

'VVVVVV' (ALL) Comes To Nintendo Switch - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2017 @ 12:29 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

VVVVVV is an action-platformer deeply rooted in the days of 8-bit gaming with incredibly challenging gameplay and secrets. In VVVVVV, you play as Captain Viridian, who must not only save a dimension on the brink of collapse, but also find your ship’s crew–all of whose names begin with the letter V.

'Duelyst' Expansion Will Add New Generals, Minions, Spells, Artifacts, And More

by Rainier on Oct. 24, 2017 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Duelyst is a turn-based multiplayer strategy game, blending tactical combat, squad building, and competitive play.

'Laser League' (ALL) Closed Beta This Week, Sign Up Now

by Rainier on Oct. 23, 2017 @ 5:04 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Laser League is a fast and fun original multiplayer arcade game with an original vision of near-future competition.

Monday, October 23, 2017 Shipping Announcements

by Rainier on Oct. 23, 2017 @ 4:56 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Another day, another batch of games shipped to stores. Instead of giving them all their own posts, we grouped them, and so far there are announcements for:

 

Battle.net Adds New Social Features, Grouping, Gifting And More

by Rainier on Oct. 23, 2017 @ 4:31 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Blizzard Entertainment has updated Battle.net, including easier ways to gift items and the new social tab that includes chatting one-on-one with a friend and engaging in new Blizzard Groups features.

'Lego Dimensions' (ALL) Three-Year Support Plan Ends Prematurely

by Rainier on Oct. 23, 2017 @ 1:07 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

LEGO Dimensions merges physical LEGO brick building with interactive console gameplay in a manner only imaginable in the world of LEGO games.

'Tartarus' Gets Release Date - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 23, 2017 @ 12:52 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Tartarus is a first-person exploration game with roots in iconic science-fiction films, where you will have to use realistic computer commands to break into the ship's systems, and puzzles will harken back to classic puzzle games that often required a pen and paper to solve.

Original Xbox, Xbox 360 Games Added to Xbox One Backward Compatibility, Even Better On Xbox One X

by Rainier on Oct. 23, 2017 @ 12:30 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Starting tomorrow, for the first time, you’ll be able to play three generations of games on one console – a curated list of Original Xbox classics like Crimson Skies: High Road to Revenge, Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic and more will be available on Xbox One.

'Gears Of War 4' (ALL) Xbox One X Update Details - Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 23, 2017 @ 11:19 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Gears of War blends the best of tactical action games with the best of survival horror titles, thrusting gamers into the harrowing story of humankind's battle for survival against the Locust Horde.

'Zwei: The Ilvard Insurrection' Gets Launch Date - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 23, 2017 @ 11:11 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Zwei: The Ilvard Insurrection is a charmingly presented action RPG featuring a unique food-based experience system, a colorful cast of characters, and a quirky, standalone narrative.

'Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus' (ALL) PC System Requirements

by Rainier on Oct. 23, 2017 @ 11:02 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus sends you to Nazi-controlled America, where you must free the world from the evil empire's stranglehold.