Valve, creator of Steam and SteamVR, a leading platform for games and virtual reality (VR) applications, today announced the availability of new core components needed by VR hardware manufacturers to deliver best in class VR systems. Complementing the existing free license for sub-millimeter room-scale tracking and input technology, today’s news marks the addition of other critical pieces for developing state-of-the-art VR hardware: an advanced optical system, manufacturing and calibration tools, and the supporting software stack to unify the hardware into an optimal user experience. “World class VR requires highly precise tracking, matched optics and display technologies, and a software stack … Continue reading Valve Announces New Technology for Making Better Virtual Reality Games
The developers of Shuyan Saga aim to redefine and revolutionize the visual novel genre, adding fluid gameplay and action sequences over a compelling story filled with player choices. That’s a tall order. Is Shuyan Saga up for the challenge?
InnoGames kicks-off the October chills with new events for Elvenar. Game Designer Timon from the Elvenar team explains their new Fall Event. Players will be tasked with collect Nuts to open Chest Nuts. Gamers can get Nuts by solving quests or finding them around their town. Opening Chest Nuts will allow players to get random rewards or the coveted Daily Prize. In addition, Timon discusses some changes the team made to upcoming game events based on player feedback. Elvenar is a free-to-play browser-based game, where you will build a flourishing city and discover a magical world full of mysteries. Build … Continue reading InnoGames Begins October Chills with new Elvenar Events
ROGUE TROOPER REDUX deploys onto the blasted wastes of Nu-Earth later this month – including on Nintendo Switch! Originally slated to release soon after other platforms, development of the Nintendo Switch edition has now finished ahead of schedule. Today Rebellion can reveal ROGUE TROOPER REDUX launches on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC and Nintendo Switch on October 17th. Today’s brand new ‘101’ trailer showcases the pioneering third-person gameplay and features that made the original a cult classic, offering new fans a thorough debrief on the game’s universe, campaign, modes, and the unique biochip abilities that make Rogue a one-man army. … Continue reading Rogue Trooper Redux Coming To Nintendo Switch
Today marks a great day for developer Airship Syndicate and publisher THQ Nordic. Battle Chasers: Nightwar – the RPG that combines dungeon crawling, turn-based combat and a rich story, all presented in an epic JRPG-style – is out now. Thanks to its successful Kickstarter campaign back in 2015, where 14,175 backers made the development possible, the team of Airship Syndicate were able to create a unique game that pays homage to the famous console greats. Battle Chasers: Nightwar can now be played on PC, Xbox One and PlayStation 4 and is available for an SRP of $29.99 / €29.99 / … Continue reading Battle Chasers: Nightwar launches for PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One
Avil is the last-remaining Sentinel and only he has the power to save humankind. Iron Galaxy presents a brand-new gameplay trailer for their upcoming action-adventure game – Extinction. Extinction places emphasis on high-speed traversal around an interactive environment. Avil must move quickly – traversing across rooftops, alongside buildings, and more – to save humanity from the encroaching horde, and take down the seemingly endless waves of ogres (known as Ravenii) using his powers as a trained Sentinel. And while the swarm of smaller minions may seem like the crisis at hand, there’s always a larger problem on the horizon. Pre-order … Continue reading Massive Armored Ogres Invade in New Extinction Gameplay Trailer
NBA Playgrounds shoots for a fun experience that anyone can pick up and play, hearkening back to the classic days of NBA Jam and NBA Street. But can Playgrounds compete on the same court as those heavyweights? Let’s go court side and find out!
Speculation about the new features set to be included in Football Manager 2018 has been mounting since the game was announced last month! A report has now surfaced on the Football Manager YouTube channel that manages to separate the fake news from the truth with a host of inside information from the Sports Interactive studio. Football Manager 2018 will be released on November 10th. The game can be found on Steam: http://store.steampowered.com/app/624090/Football_Manager_2018/ Publishers: SEGA of Europe Platforms: PC, Steam OS
This week our Time Waster is checking out Darkest Hunters, a game that got its start on mobile devices and is now available on PC.
Freeman: Star Edge was successfully greenlit on steam back in January 2017. The game is a complete sandbox experience giving players the freedom to explore and travel the universe without the limitations. Exiled to the Star Edge, raiders, warlords, and merchants vie for wealth and power in distant galaxies. Every choice is your own, choose to gather and trade, explore strange lands, or command starship armadas. The destiny of entire worlds await. Download the full Alpha Demo: http://www.indiedb.com/games/freeman-star-edge/downloads “We want to combine space exploration with ground expeditions. And merge realistic Arma style combat with intense large-scale space combat into one-fluent … Continue reading Open Universe Sci-fi RPG Star Edge Begins Kickstarter, Offers Free Alpha Demo