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Looking for a WW1 Game to Play?

Looking for a WW1 Game to Play?

It’s been 100 years since the start of the First World War, so I thought I’d look at a game based on the period. That game is…. Verdun is a squad-based multiplayer FPS inspired by the infamous battle of the same name. The game includes historically accurate features, such as realistic WWI weaponry, historical maps based on various sectors of the Western Front, and authentic uniforms and equipment. Verdun effectively immerses you in one of the bloodiest conflicts ever fought in Europe. The merciless nature of trench warfare offers a unique battlefield for tactical squad play in Verdun’s gritty Frontlines mode, as well as [...]

November 16, 2014 Dig Bick Impressions 1

Beautifully Stupid: The Story of Saints Row and Volition (Part 1)

Beautifully Stupid: The Story of Saints Row and Volition (Part 1)

Greetings, XP4Ts. In a few months’ time, just as we’re loosening our belts and massaging our kidneys after the annual festive drink-’em-up, the monstrous Scottish beast known as GTA V will (hopefully) be arriving on our beloved PCs, in all its so-much-better-than-the-console-version glory. According to the already gigantic Wikipedia entry for this 50 Gb+ monster, that particular day of reckoning will be the 27th of January. I think we can assume that most of us who intend to get it are already clearing the space in our diaries, if not also on our hard drives. But did you know that [...]

November 12, 2014 Neurotic Editorials, Varia 4

Sixteen DLCs for Witcher 3. Free!

Sixteen DLCs for Witcher 3. Free!

In an open letter to the fans, CD Projekt Red‘s CEO Maciej Iwiński has announced the developer’s Free DLC program for the upcoming Witcher III game. We love games. We love collecting them, playing them, and everything connected to that experience. Every time we reach out for a new release, we expect to be taken care of. We expect support if we encounter any problems, we love updates constantly improving the experience, and we feel really special when we receive free content that gives us more than we initially paid for. It doesn’t have to be huge, it can be [...]

November 7, 2014 Neoheresy Game Deals, News 0

The Talos Principle public test on Steam

The Talos Principle public test on Steam

If you consider yourself a fan of puzzle games and are no stranger to lasers, beams ‘n shit, The Talos Principle might be one of the best game titles you’ll find in months. TTP is essentially a “philosophical first-person puzzle game” from Croteam, the creators of the legendary Serious Sam games, written by Tom Jubert (FTL, The Swapper) and Jonas Kyratzes (The Sea Will Claim Everything). As if awakening from a deep sleep, you find yourself in a strange, contradictory world of ancient ruins and advanced technology. Tasked by your creator with solving a series of increasingly complex puzzles, you [...]

November 7, 2014 Neoheresy Editorials, Impressions, News 1

Free weekend with Borderlands 2 on Steam

Free weekend with Borderlands 2 on Steam

This is NOT a joke! Steam is offering all of you out there a Free Weekend with Borderlands 2. Additionally, the game is now 50% off. The offer is valid thru Sunday, 1PM PST. A new era of shoot and loot is about to begin. Play as one of four new vault hunters facing off against a massive new world of creatures, psychos and the evil mastermind, Handsome Jack. Make new friends, arm them with a bazillion weapons and fight alongside them in 4 player co-op on a relentless quest for revenge and redemption across the undiscovered and unpredictable living [...]

February 7, 2014 Neoheresy News 0

Reaper of Souls to debut in late March

Reaper of Souls to debut in late March

The folks at Blizzard have finally answered the prayers of anxious Diablo III players who wanted to get some confirmation when they will be able to resume their fight to eradicate the last forces evil from the face of the Sanctuary. To their content, the US dev will release the much anticipated addon – by the name of Reaper of Souls – on March 25th. It will come in two shapes: Standard – priced at 39.99 EUR (digital download only – no news on boxed version availibility) Digital Deluxe – it will make you wallet lighter by 59.99 EUR. What’s [...]

December 19, 2013 Neoheresy Uncategorized 0

Assetto Corsa – re-definition of the genre

Assetto Corsa – re-definition of the genre

In addition to what we’ve already told you in the video preview above, here’s what the latest (v0.3.2) Steam Early Access build includes: Single player: Practice, Hotlap, Challenge and Drift modes No multiplayer mode No career mode No AI drivers (you race alone) Precise configuration options for controls fine-tuning Support for custom car setups Support for user-created car liveries Support for user-created applications/in-game widgets (written in Python) Cars available: Abarth 500 EsseEsse, BMW M3 E30, BMW Z4 E89, BMW M3 E92, BMW M3 GT2, Ferrari 458 Italia, KTM X-Bow R, Lotus 2 Eleven, Lotus Type 49, Lotus Elise SC, Lotus [...]

December 14, 2013 Neoheresy Impressions 1

SMITE CLOSED BETA GIVEAWAY

SMITE CLOSED BETA GIVEAWAY

JOIN THE BATTLE OF MYTHICAL GODS XP4T was lucky enough to get it’s grubby little hands on a SH*TLOAD of beta keys for High-Res Studios‘ upcoming hit SMITE! Contact us on facebook (direct message) to get yourself your very own beta key (make sure to mention which game you want a beta key for!). Supplies are limited, and are on a first come, first serve basis. No purchase necessary. SMITE is an online battleground between mythical gods. Players choose from a selection of gods, join session- based arena combat and use custom powers and team tactics against other players and minions.SMITE is inspired by [...]

November 27, 2012 PsychoSyd Uncategorized 0

Dwarfs!? Free to Play on Steam

Dwarfs!? Free to Play on Steam

Dwarfs!? offers an addictive, fast paced arcade-like experience, with plenty of difficulty levels and game modes to play, in the tradition of great games such as “Lemmings” and “Dwarf Fortress”. As the new overseer for your underground Dwarf base, your job is to manage the small colony and make it as rich as possible, before they meet their inevitable doom! To survive as long as possible, you’ll have to steer and guide your greedy little fellows to the richest points in the caves, while avoiding all the dangers – so they don’t end up destroying your Town Hall and its [...]

October 18, 2012 PsychoSyd Uncategorized 0

Get Spooked with Devil’s Cove

Get Spooked with Devil’s Cove

Kickstarter is probably the best thing to happen to the video game industry since the espresso machine. Not only are we seeing some absolutely amazing games being put into creation which never ever would have been created, you get to collect tons of goodies and good karma while doing so! This time around we’re looking at an amazing project which hopes to touch the heart of old school Adventure Game fans! Do you like mystery? Puzzles? Dark and spooky stories which keep you hooked until the very end? Well then, Devil’s Cove is for you! I could write a really long [...]

September 26, 2012 Manny Impressions 0