Sponsored Video: The war on crime becomes the Battlefield

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The Battlefield series until now has been a military action game. That changes with Visceral and DICE’s latest and cooperative effort: Battlefield Hardline. In Battlefield Hardline players are either special response police units or hardboiled criminals. This time the battlefield is the war on crime. With a Levolution mechanic, as seen in Battlefield 4, players […]

Pre-alpha gameplay sneak at Warhammer: End Times Vermintide!

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Fancy a look at what Fatshark and Games Workshop are putting together? Warhammer: End Times Vermintide is a first person shooter-meets-melee combat game. This is very early footage and the final game almost certainly will not be like this. In this clip we see the heroes on the streets of Ubersreik in an attempt to […]

The Book of Unwritten Tales 2 goes for an unusual launch trailer

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Seen some impressive cinematic launch trailers for computer RPGs? The Book of Unwritten Tales 2 takes a different, more honest, approach. The DRM-free version of the game is available here from GoG and if you don’t mind Steam’s DRM then pop over here. This is a point-and-click adventure set in Aventásia from Nordic Games. At […]

Sunless Sea looks scary and very different

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Failbetter Games has produced interactive books like Fallen London for the Storynexus platform. Their latest game is on Steam and GOG. The video gives the impression of Call of Cthulhu meets boat simulation. There’s more to it than that. There’s some 200,000+ words in this game – it’s another take on modern storytelling. I’m tempted […]

Shadowrun: Hong Kong grows by $150K in extra funding every day

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Harebrained Schemes have been knocking it out of the virtual park with their Shadowrun cRPG games and it has been Kickstarter backing that’s made that possible. Little wonder this latest campaign is drawing in megabucks. Check out the details on the official page. [Back this Campaign] The campaign has to hit $100,000 by Feb 17. […]

Become a wizard? Runes: The Forgotten Path

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They’re small and indie and I hadn’t heard of Stormborn Studio before or their project Runes: The Forgotten Path. A few seconds into the video and I was reminded of an old computer RPG from JoWood Productions called Arx Fatalis. In Arx you’re a spellcaster and you used your mouse to draw runes on the […]