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March 20, 2015

Life is Strange gets a second episode trailer

Life is Strange gets a second episode trailer

That is to say, it’s a trailer for the second episode of Life is Strange, not that it’s a trailer that lasts a second. Episodic fortnight (so called because apparently everyone is releasing an episode…


March 9, 2015

Final Fantasy XIV going Heavensward in June

Final Fantasy XIV going Heavensward in June

Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn‘s first full expansion, Heavensward, will launch in June. Heavensward focuses on the Dragonsong War, a long-running conflict between the knights of Ishgard and the dragons of Dravania. It raises…


February 26, 2015

Vanguard class shield-bashes its way to Nosgoth

The human faction of free-to-play vamp-’em-up Nosgoth has a new ally today, in the form of the Vanguard class. The gladiator-looking Vanguard focuses on both a gigantic shield and powerful throwing weapons, letting him dish…



February 24, 2015

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor sets loose The Bright Lord DLC

Final Fantasy XIV goes mini-game crazy with Gold Saucer

Patch 2.51 for Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn has hit, bringing with it the mini-game heavy Manderville Gold Saucer. This patch is less focused on sword-swinging adventuring, and more focused on fun-having activities. There’s…


February 18, 2015

Humble Bundle offers Square Enix games, again

It’s time to write about another Humble Bundle, because I never pass up a chance to mention Murdered: Soul Suspect or Sleeping Dogs. Do I really need to mention that it’s a tiered affair with…




February 3, 2015

Summoner class summoned to Nosgoth

The Summoner class has been summoned to Nosgoth, giving beta players something new to try out. The Summoner class differs from the rest of the Vampire classes in a number of ways. Summoners can create…


January 30, 2015

Life is Strange is out now, which is strange

The first part of DONTNOD’s Square Enix-published episodic adventure, Life is Strange, is apparently out now. This is quite strange. Don’t get me wrong – it was due out on 30 January (today), but normally…


January 29, 2015

Third Life is Strange vid explains sights and sounds

Third Life is Strange vid explains sights and sounds

The third dev diary for Life is Strange has been released, focusing on the soundtrack, the voice actors, and the art of DONTNOD’s episodic adventure. Life is Strange – the first episode of which is…


January 23, 2015

New Life is Strange dev diary explains time-altering

New Life is Strange dev diary explains time-altering

The second dev diary for Life is Strange has been released. Called “The Butterfly Effect”, this one focuses on Max’s time-altering powers, and how they work. DONTNOD’s Life is Strange has you control Max, a…


January 21, 2015

Nosgoth flaps its way into open beta

Nosgoth flaps its way into open beta

Square Enix has announced that their free-to-play, vamps-versus-humans, asymmetrical multiplayer title Nosgoth has entered open beta. Based around the Legacy of Kain series, the Psyonix-developed Nosgoth sees you take control of either a tech-savvy human…


December 11, 2014

Final Fantasy XIII-2 PC Port Impressions

Final Fantasy XIII‘s PC port was one of the most catastrophically awful things I’ve had the mixed pleasure of writing about. Without even talking about the game itself, there were huge, huge issues with… well,…