Go Forth and Conquer. Total War: ARENA™ Open Beta Begins Today

Wargaming Alliance, SEGA and Creative Assembly are excited to announce that Total War: ARENA marches into Open Beta today. The legendary series’ first foray into online-only competitive multiplayer warfare pits commanders against each other in strategic 10-vs-10 battles. The Open Beta introduces the faction of Carthage to fight alongside existing factions of Greeks, Romans, and Barbarians. Players can don the mantle of ‘Father of Strategy’ Hannibal Barca together with his brother Hasdrubal, and take command of brand-new units, including mighty war elephants. Players recruit armies from a wide and diverse…

Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap release date of European consoles

Headup Games announced the release date of the upcoming physical box of Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap for Nintendo Switch™ and PlayStation®4. The game will hit major retailers in Europe as well as Australia/NZ on April 19, 2018. Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap is a beautifully hand drawn and animated remake of the unforgettable Sega Master System game Wonder Boy III. Cursed and turned into a half-human, half-lizard monstrosity by the Meka Dragon, our hero will have to explore the many traps of Monster Land in order to find a…

Black Desert Online Adds Absolute Skills For All Classes

Today Pearl Abyss and Kakao Games announced that the long-awaited Absolute Skills (Jin: the Pinnacle of Main Weapon Skills) will be added to Black Desert Online with next week’s maintenance, right in time for the game’s second anniversary and celebratory events that kick off on the 28th of February. Over the last two years, all 15 available classes received the first awakening weapon that provided Black Desert Online players with a whole new way to play their characters. It unlocked new powerful combos, fighting styles and tactical advantages that made…

Northgard launches out of Steam Early Access on March 7

The hit Viking strategy game Northgard will officially launch out of Steam Early Access on the 7th of March, 2018. The official release will include a brand new campaign, which adds to the already available six clans, single player and multiplayer modes. Northgard will retail on Steam for €27.99 / $29.99 / £23.79. In the new campaign spanning 11 chapters, players follow the saga of Rig, who sets out to avenge the murder of his father, the High King of the Vikings, and investigate the theft of the Regal Horn.…

Darwin Project’s Second and Final Open Beta Test Starts This Friday

Get your axes sharpened and nock a few arrows, because there’s another Darwin Project Open Beta coming this weekend! Following up on the success of January’s manhunting extravaganza which saw over 80,000 people join the game’s first Open Beta, Scavengers Studio are inviting the public to join them in the harsh climates of northern Canada once again. Beta Start: Friday, February 23 at Noon Pacific / 3 PM Eastern / 9 PM CET Beta End: Monday, February 26 at 9 AM Pacific / Noon Eastern / 6 PM CET Battle royale fans looking to get a taste of Darwin Project’s competitive action…

Apex Construct released for PSVR with new Launch Trailer

Swedish VR games developer Fast Travel Games has launched their debut title Apex Construct for PlayStation VR – an action/adventure game built exclusively for VR, where players need to explore a shattered world to uncover its secrets while defending themselves from the synthetic creatures, utilizing an upgradable bow, arrow & shield setup. Progressing through the adventure, players will gradually reveal what actually happened to the world they once knew – and what their role is in the drawn out conflict between two powerful AIs. Apex Construct delivers full immersion through…

Armored Warfare Available now on PS4

The intoxicating sights and sounds of modern tank combat takes to PlayStation 4’s digital battlefield today as My.com, developer and global publisher of Armored Warfare announces that its acclaimed tank-action shooter in now available free of charge (no PS+ subscription required) for all PlayStation 4 owners to download and enjoy. In Armored Warfare, players take control of the most innovative and cutting-edge technology in modern warfare. Players collect and own deadly ground machinery from a vast number available within the game, including iconic tanks such as the German built Leopard, the…

The Railway Empire Hype Train Keeps on Rolling

All great tycoons stay ahead of the game by re-evaluating their strategies and preparing for the future! Following on from the second most successful Steam launch in the company’s history (after Tropico 5), Kalypso Media is excited to reveal a roadmap of free updates planned for Railway Empire. The first of these updates arrives today for the Steam version (full changelog), and will arrive on consoles in the near future. While the new hit tycoon sim has received very positive reviews from the media and gamers alike so far, Kalypso Media…

Klotzen! Panzer Battles Coming To PC in Summer 2018 

Independent developer Maxim Games today announced their debut title, Klotzen! Panzer Battles, a World War 2 turn based operational strategy game utilizing a hex based map system, will be coming to PC in Summer 2018. Offering a challenging turn based combat experience, Klotzen! Panzer Battles tests the battle-hardened skills of strategy fans as they look to take on a wide variety of historic military scenarios from World War 2. Armed with over 600 unit types divided into 22 unit classes, including infantry, tanks and tank hunters, fighter planes, bombers, submarines,…

World of Warships Blitz Sails onto Mobile

Leave fantasy and first-person shooters behind for adventures in uncharted waters with World of Warships Blitz, Wargaming Mobile’s latest free-to-play action game. Since its launch on the App Store and Google Play Store, World of Warships Blitz has amassed three million captains within three weeks, allowing players to satiate their thirst for tactical naval combat, combining teamwork, strategy, and skill to rule the high seas. World of Warships Blitz takes the realistic vehicles and epic naval experience of its PC counterpart and combines them with smaller teams and maps so that every 7-vs-7 encounter is fit to…