Even though the first bit o' DLC content for The Elder Scrolls Online, Imperial City, is less than a month old comes news that the next bit o' DLC, Orsinium, will be available next month. Being the place where the Orc race resides this new area is said to focus on single-player adventuring and group story-driven questing. Plus, give players the ability to ride giant bears across Tamriel.
Last week I had the opportunity to spend a few hours with Assassin's Creed Syndicate, and you can read my preview here. During the event, I also had a chat with Syndicate's Game Director, Scott Phillips to learn more about how Ubisoft picks time periods, the tone of the latest game, and fundamental questions about changes to the parkour and combat mechanics.
And you'll need "at least 40 GB of free space". Plus, all the other components that make up a PC. Like a monitor so you can see the game, and speakers or headphones so you can listen to it too. Announced via EA's Origin service we now know what the minimum and recommended PC hardware requirements for Star Wars Battlefront look like -- with all the important CPU, GPU, and RAM requirements detailed.
Next week sees the release of the first expansion for The Witcher 3, Hearts of Stone, and with it comes a lengthy campaign (around 10 hours or so) that will see Geralt face off against a powerful immortal. The new launch trailer for the October 13 release does well to set the scene and remind everyone just how brilliant and surprising The Witcher 3 can be.
Yesterday we found out about the existence of Far Cry Primal, courtesy of a leaked tweet, but today the official word on the game has come through from Ubisoft. It's scheduled to ship on the 23rd of February for console players, but PC gamers will have to wait until an undisclosed date in March 2016.
There was a Star Wars Battlefront preview event last week, where games journalists and youtubers alike got the opportunity to ask DICE staff pressing questions. One question more than one person asked related directly to micro-transactions -- the big news this morning was a story on Gamespot claiming t ...
As many of you know, one of our contributors and a dear friend, Naren Hooson, passed away just over two weeks ago. He took his own life and was battling anxiety and depression. We've set up a fundraising page in his honour with Beyond Blue, which also coincides with Mental Health Week, this week.