This week out Time Waster is checking out ShellShock Live, an artillery game that still in Early Access on Steam, but already feels complete.
The critically acclaimed RTS/RPG SpellForce 3 gets a new, powerful map editor today. Players can not only create maps with the same tools as the development team, they can also use an extensive scripting tool to create their very own missions and custom maps, with unique rule-sets. You want to set up a MOBA-kind-of-map, where you only command heroes, while automated armies fight each other? Or do you prefer a Horde mode, fighting ever stronger waves of enemies? This is the first step of the modding implementation for SpellForce 3. The map- and scripting editor will come with a detailed … Continue reading SpellForce 3 Releases Modding Tools
Michael’s back with a game from a studio that only made one game ever for this week’s Retro Game Friday. It’s Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning!
Today, Ubisoft announced the content of Far Cry 5 Season Pass, available as part of the Far Cry 5 Gold Edition or as an add-on purchase on PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system, Xbox One and PC. Following the launch of Far Cry 5 on March 27, the season pass will continue to deliver experiences with the unique Far Cry twist as players are transported to uncanny adventures across three unique settings. • Hours of Darkness: Players will travel back in time to Vietnam to battle against Việt Cộng soldiers • Dead Living Zombies: Players will face hordes of zombies across … Continue reading Far Cry 5 Gets Story Trailer, Season Pass Details
Steep Road to the Olympics, an official licensed product of the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018, is an expansion to Steep, the open world action sports game to feature ski, snowboard, paraglide, wingsuit, rocket wingsuit, sled, base jump and speed riding. A new developer diary has just been released. With development led by Ubisoft Annecy, Steep Road to the Olympics integrates video testimonials from Olympic athletes and rising stars to provide players with insights and tips on each sport. The Steep Road to the Olympics expansion features fresh Alpine and Freestyle events, including Giant Slalom, Slalom, Super-G, Downhill, Parallel Giant … Continue reading Steep Road to the Olympics Releases New Developer Diary
Fallen Legion+ combines the adventure of Princess Cecille and her enigmatic talking grimoire in Sins of an Empire with the romp through a ravaged continent with Legatus Laendur in Flame of Rebellion. The result is an epic RPG questline.
Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege will be available to play for free from February 15 to 20. Interested players can join the more than 25 million Rainbow Six Siege player community on all consoles and Windows PC via Uplay and Steam. Players who try the game during the free weekend can carry over their progress and continue to play uninterrupted if they purchase the game (except on the Starter edition). The first content from Year 3 Season 1, Operation Chimera, will be available on PC through the technical test server starting February 19 and will launch on all platforms on … Continue reading Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege Readies Free-Play Weekend
Creative Mobile and FoxNext Games are thrilled to announce the release of The X-Files: Deep State, arriving on the App Store, Google Play, and Facebook; coinciding with the new season of the hit X-Files television series. Creative Mobile has worked in partnership with Chris Carter, Ten-Thirteen Productions, and FoxNext Games to build a genuine X-Files experience based on the series’ iconic character-driven mythology. The X-Files: Deep State draws long-time fans and new players into a web of deceit, mystery and deadly intrigue, with the familiar X-Files trademarks of paranormal crime investigation, strange monsters, and overarching conspiracies. Like Mulder and Scully, … Continue reading The X-Files: Deep State Game Arrives on Mobile and Facebook
Attentat 1942 is a serious video game that explores the Nazi occupation of Czechoslovakia during World War II from the perspective of civilians who survived it. It’s a heart wrenching affair at times, but perfectly shows how videogames can tell masterful stories.
The time waster this week is all about a 2D adventure game named Iconoclasts that’s heavy on the story, but really shouldn’t be.