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Can One Amazing Game Ruin Another Amazing Game

cities-xl-43 I firmly believe that one outstanding game can ruin another outstanding game, especially when talking about games that require a significant time investment. Few indie titles get missed because they are generally shorter. Thankfully, if two 'big' indie games launch in the same week they are short enough for me to enjoy both.

 

New The Witcher 3 DLC was announced today

The-Witcher-3-Wild-Hunt-Cover-Universelle_129x129 New The Witcher 3 DLC was announced today, despite the fact that the game still over a month out from launch. Regardless, more content is never bad, unless it comes at the expense of the core game. Thankfully, that doesn't appear to be the case.

 

Five Years On: Resident Evil 5 DLC Hits Steam

header It's been nearly six years since the two DLC episodes for Resident Evil 5 were released on console. Now they're finally coming to Steam. Lost in Nightmares and Desperate Escape both got a decent amount of praise when they were released with fans praising the tenser atmosphere Lost in Nightmares above that of even the main game.

 
 

Opinion: Gamers Want more “Ori”

ori1 A new wave of developers is taking over the consoles and they are releasing polished and interesting games. Some companies do it from a central office - Image and Form Games is based in Sweden, and are best known for SteamWorld Dig and the upcoming SteamWorld Heist - while others are pulling from the best talent around the planets, such as Moon Studios, the company behind Ori and the Blind Forest.

 

Has Fable Lost its “Must Buy” Reputation: Legends is Free-to-Play

fable1_690x319 If you've been anticipating the latest Fable release and have been saving your pennies, you can now stop. Microsoft and Lion Head Studios announced late last week that Fable Legends will now be free-to-play. While there is no real reason given for this change in philosophy, one can only suspect that perhaps, the Fable franchise has lost it's 'must buy' reputation.

 

Hotline Miami 2 Developer Responds To The Game’s Banning In Australia

Hotline-Miami-2- Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number has been banned for sale in Australia after the Australian Classification Board refused the game due to an implied rape scene. The scene in question is optional, and it can be skipped by a notice that warns of the content alluding to sexual violence which the user must choose yes or no to continue. Yet according to the classification report of Hotline Miami 2 it is still being refused classification:

 
 

Witcher 3 Delay Is A Good Thing

The-Witcher-3-Wild-Hunt-Cover-Universelle_129x129 Many media outlets were given 3 hours of access to The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. Almost all of them are saying that delaying the game till May is probably in the best interest for the title. The game is outstanding, and I have yet to see any outlet say anything bad about it. But the developers want to make sure it's perfect, without bugs. And good on them. Although no one has yet mentioned any problems, I assume there are still a few kinks to work out.

 

Life is Strange Trailer Released, Date and Price Announced

LiS_Bathroom_01_1418812958 Episodic time shifter Life is Strange has received a new trailer, as well as information on when it will be available and how much it will cost.

 

Star Citizen Fire Sale in Space

Star-Citizen-cover-170x240_120x129 Space, a vacuum in which oxygen cannot live extinguishing the hope of a flame to one's self and stave off the loneliness of the darkness around them. Star Citizen disagrees and is bringing a fire sale straight to their citizens of the stars. In this sale, they can expand their fleet with a number of special-edition ships.

 
 

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt to get Free DLC; Paid as Well

The-Witcher-3-Wild-Hunt-Cover-Universelle_129x129 Who remembers Oblivions outrageously priced horse armor? Who remembers paying way too much money for cosmetic DLC, which at the end of the say, didn't do a whole lot besides makes your character look cool. Well, we are getting more of that in the upcoming Witcher 3: Wild Hunt game from CD Projekt Red. We wll not the prices, but rather the cosmetic DLC. Why should you care? Well, it is free.