'Rime' goes DRM-free after hackers crack the game in days

'Rime' goes DRM-free after hackers crack the game in days That didn't take long. Rime developer Tequila Works promised earlier this week that it would remove Denuvo, the anti-tampering/DRM system on the Windows version of Rime, if someone cracked it. Just five days later, and that's already happened and the… Source: Engadget Link: 'Rime' goes […]

‘Need for Speed Payback’ adds higher stakes and familiar ideas

‘Need for Speed Payback’ adds higher stakes and familiar ideas On paper, Need for Speed Payback sounds a lot like Grand Theft Auto V crossed with a modern Fast and the Furious movie. Tale of revenge? Check. Three distinct protagonists with differing skillsets? Check. Heist missions? You see where I'm going with… Source: Engadget Link: […]

New Battlestar Galactica Strategy Game Coming To PC

New Battlestar Galactica Strategy Game Coming To PC In an attempt to stop all official Battlestar Galactica video games from being piles of rotting space garbage, strategy publisher Slitherine is releasing a 3D strategy title for the PC based on the first Cylon War. Read more… Source: Kotaku Link: New Battlestar Galactica Strategy Game Coming […]

Fill Up Your Steam Library With Humble's 18th Indie Bundle

Fill Up Your Steam Library With Humble's 18th Indie Bundle Humble’s going back to its roots this week with its 18th Indie Bundle, and its first since last August. There’s no overriding theme here, and it’s not centered around a certain developer or type of game – it’s just great indie games that you can […]

Valve Making Big Changes To Steam Trading Cards To Combat 'Fake Games'

Valve Making Big Changes To Steam Trading Cards To Combat 'Fake Games' Steam is littered with games of, shall we say, questionable quality. This has been a known issue for quite some time. Only recently, however, has Valve begun to directly address it. Last month, they said they’re taking aim at so-called “fake games.? Now […]

It’s Ridiculous That Nier: Automata Still Hasn't Been Patched On PC

It’s Ridiculous That Nier: Automata Still Hasn't Been Patched On PC Nier: Automata came out two months ago on PC. It’s a really good game, and a clear standout during an unusually strong spring. So why the heck is the PC version still loaded with basic bugs and other problems that haven’t been patched? Read more… […]

Apple reportedly announcing a slew of MacBook updates next month

Apple reportedly announcing a slew of MacBook updates next month Apple's annual developer conference hasn't been a venue for product launches in four years, but it might produce a bumper crop of laptops this time around. Bloomberg sources hear that Apple is planning to upgrade at least the 12-inch MacBook and Mac… Source: Engadget Link: […]

Torment: Tides of Numenera just got a big update.

Torment: Tides of Numenera just got a big update. Torment: Tides of Numenera just got a big update. It’s free and includes a new companion, Oom, as well as a codex. There are also improvements to crises, character progression, and the UI. If you want to try the new stuff—especially Oom—inXile recommends that you start […]

The Five Highest Rated Games On Steam Probably Aren't What You Expect

The Five Highest Rated Games On Steam Probably Aren't What You Expect Of the 100 billion games on Steam, one for every star in the sky, which are the absolute cream of the crop? Which have users rated the highest? To borrow a cliche from The Bad Internet, the answer may surprise yo—[vomits profusely]. Read more… […]

'Inside' team teases its next project following company turmoil

'Inside' team teases its next project following company turmoil It's been quite the week for Playdead fans. First came some explanation for why the typically lock-jawed studio behind Limbo and Inside lost one of its cofounders last July. Then, the team tweeted out a teaser image for its next project. Absolutely n… Source: Engadget Link: […]

Lenovo's new push into VR starts with this Legion laptop

Lenovo's new push into VR starts with this Legion laptop Lenovo is taking its future in VR very seriously — after all, it just outed a new VR headset that won't completely break the bank. Here's the thing, though: we're going to need a lot of content for these things, and that's where Lenovo's new […]

Influential horror series 'Amnesia' now available on PS4

Influential horror series 'Amnesia' now available on PS4 It turns out horror games are like buses — you spend ages waiting for one to arrive and then three show up at once. After years of PC exclusivity, the Amnesia Collection finally allows PlayStation gamers to see what all the fuss is about. Costing $2… Source: […]

Apple's October 27th event is reportedly all about laptops

Apple's October 27th event is reportedly all about laptops We hope you weren't expecting a new iMac or Mac Pro at Apple's "Hello Again" event… you might be disappointed. KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo (who has a mostly good track record for Apple rumors) now expects that the October 27th media gatheri… Source: Engadget Link: […]

Endless Legend's New Expansion Is Pretty Good

Endless Legend's New Expansion Is Pretty Good Endless Legend, a very good 4X strategy game for the PC, got a new expansion last week. Its a good time. Read more… Source: Kotaku Link: Endless Legend's New Expansion Is Pretty Good

Darkest Dungeon Ruins Its Endgame

Darkest Dungeon Ruins Its Endgame I love Darkest Dungeon, which is why I decided never to finish it. Read more… Source: Kotaku Link: Darkest Dungeon Ruins Its Endgame

Fighting Game Has Useless DLC That Players Buy To Support Devs

Fighting Game Has Useless DLC That Players Buy To Support Devs Honey Rose: Underdog Extraordinaire is newly released Steam game that fuses fighting games and visual novels. Its a game about choice, something that even extends to its pricing model. Read more… Source: Kotaku Link: Fighting Game Has Useless DLC That Players Buy To Support […]