Late last year LawBreakers developer and Boss Key co-founder Arjan Brussee left the studio for Epic Games. A sensible move when you factor in the success of Epic's Fortnite and the unfortunate commercial failure of LawBreakers. On Twitter this past week Cliff Bleszinski basically flat out accused Epic of poaching Boss Key talent.
Last week a number of Xbox One owners in Australia were unable to update, install, and in some cases load games due to issues with Xbox servers. Which, affected me personally (on two separate consoles) when I was unable to update several games across several days. The good news is that it seems the situation is improving, but isn't quite there yet.
From Melbourne-based indie team Cognitive Forge, the long in development and labour of love Aura of Worlds is finally ready to see the light. Featuring procedural worlds, over 70 unique enemies and traps, level themes, and fun experimentation, the tactical rogue-lite made an impression when it was show last year at PAX Australia.
A year after the successful launch of its new Ryzen line of CPUS, which in many ways put the company back on track as a viable alternative to Intel, AMD unveils the second generation of the Ryzen. Available to purchase from later this week the new Ryzens offer the same multi-core approach but faster.
On Friday we reported that classic gaming score keepers Twin Galaxies had removed Donkey Kong record holder Billy Mitchell's high scores after he was caught cheating. On an old VHS tape submission that was also one of the more dramatic moments in the excellent videogame documentary The King of Kong. And now, comes the official statement from the man.
The Ultima Underworld series is a classic in the minds of veteran PC gamers. Those that recall a time when playing a computer RPG still required the help of pen and paper. Underworld Ascendant comes from Paul Neurath and Warren Spector's OtherSide Entertainment so the talent is strong. Today's new trailer certainly looks cool, but there seems to be a slight problem.
That, well, sounds like the best use of the furry little teddy bears since the debut of Caravan of Courage. In Ewok Hunt, which takes place at night on the Forest Moon of Endor, Imperial Stormtroopers armed with blasters and flashlights need to fend off an attack from hard to see Ewoks as they await a transport.