Posts by: Andy Williams

At last years E3 one of the standout announcements was Compulsion Games' We Happy Few which soon after the event entered the Xbox Preview Program (you can check out our preview here). The game is a Philip K. Dick style take on a dystopian world that takes heavily from the authors novel Do Androids Dream Of Electric Sheep. Now Gearbox Publishing has announced that it has been working with developer Compulsion Games to bring us the full release of the game, both in physical and digital form. This full release is set to be released on April 13th next year. ... Read More »
Agents of Mayhem is the spiritual successor to the Saints Row series and boy can you tell. From the colour schemes, to the general craziness of the characters and storyline and from the constant use of innuendo, to the use of the 3rd Street Saints emblem. There is even the inclusion of the one and only Johnny Gat. But let us make one thing clear, this may be a game that revels in the past but it is also a game of the future, it takes what Saints Row built and improves upon it ten-fold. Agents of Mayhem is set ... Read More »
Yesterday Jeff Kaplan took to YouTube to announce that the team at Blizzard will be bringing a brand new gamemode to Overwatch, and this time they are going back to basics. All of the gamemodes in Overwatch in the past have been objective based but this time there is going to be no objective except to kill, kill, kill. This new gamemode will be the classic staple of FPS's from the dawn of time, Deathmatch. "Never say never." - Jeff Kaplan, 2017 Learn more about Deathmatch—a new game mode coming soon to the Arcade. 📽 https://t.co/OFruukNOkopic.twitter.com/CkHdGYiHEm — Overwatch (@PlayOverwatch) August ... Read More »
The people at Xbox like to offer us gamers as diverse a range of games as possible and to this end in March they unveiled the Xbox Live Creators Program. This program means that developers can get their indie games onto the Xbox Store much easier. There is a much easier certification process that the games go through meaning that a lot of restrictions have been lifted. These games can be from developers large and small, the idea is to create more diversity. The people at Xbox wanted these games to be as accessible as possible but they listened to ... Read More »
To hardened veterans of the Battlefield franchise it came as something of a surprise when Battlefield 1 launched without perks or specialisations. Well finally it looks like they will be getting added to the game. This time the specialisations will work a little bit differently. They will be split into two categories, generic and kit specific. All players will start with three automatically, Flak, Cover and Quick Regen. After that you will have to earn your perks. It looks like you will do this by completing new service assignments. These service assignments will launch with the In the Name of the Tsar ... Read More »
A new update for Mass Effect: Andromeda has been launched today and although it is been touted as a small update it still comes in at around 1gb in size. This update contains nothing major but fixes quite a few bugs that have been irking players for a while now. The patch notes include the following: Veteran ranks of characters will only drop after all characters of that rarity have been unlocked to rank 10. Naladen explosion now deals damage when Cryo or Incendiary Ammo are equipped. Fixed issue where Dwindling Supplies and Empty Resupply mission modifiers would not function ... Read More »
It's that time of year again. The sun is shining, sun burn is rife and Overwatch is getting a return of the Sumner Games. The Summer Games was the first event that happened in Overwatch and was the starting point for all that came after. On your mark. Get set. GOOOOOOOOOOAL! The Summer Games return August 8: https://t.co/kG3YscCS4Dpic.twitter.com/kmQ967CIUM — Overwatch (@PlayOverwatch) August 2, 2017 The Summer Games brings with it a lot of goodies. There will be new gear from the loot crates, this will also include a return of some of the outfits that were available last year meaning ... Read More »
We have been shown many different views of the future via movies and video games but the idea of very few are as bad as those depicted in Cyber Complex. Polarity Flow have created a vision of the future that is terrifying and sinister in equal measures. We have started to modify our brain with technology and an evil organisation called the Eurasian V-Eye Corporation have developed a mod that strips people of their humanity and turned them into robotic slaves. Although hope isn't entirely lost. A resistance has been formed and is determined to fight the Eurasian V-Eye Corporation. ... Read More »
The Major's been at it again. Today he tweeted about three new games that are about to be added to the backwards compatibility library, and we have to be honest here, it's something of a mixed bag. GYRUSS, Raiden IV and Red Faction: Armageddon are coming to Xbox One Backward Compatibility today https://t.co/qPMRNrLoTQpic.twitter.com/LQfvqswmwM — 💬 Larry Hryb (@majornelson) July 25, 2017 GYRUSS is an old school fixed shooter that was first released in the distant days of 1983. Yes, that's right children of the new millennium, this game was released way back in the '80's. Raiden IV is a vertical ... Read More »

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