Heroes & Generals licenses BattlEye to combat cheaters more efficiently

Heroes & Generals should be fun for everyone to play – and it is our responsibility to promote a fair play environment. That is why RETO MOTO, the veteran game studio behind Heroes & Generals, has licensed the anti-cheat system BattlEye to protect the frontline from cheaters. “Licensing a well proven anti-cheat system like BattlEye, helps ensure a fair gameplay experience for everyone. It also frees up development resources that we can put towards improving and developing the game, benefitting players all around,” says Jean-Marc Broyer, CEO at RETO MOTO.…

FAR: Lone Sails out now for PC and Mac

FAR: Lone Sails takes you into a post-apocalyptic, yet zombie-free world: It’s just you and your machine vs. the big nothing. In a unique hybrid of ship and train you travel across an ocean-turned desert following the tracks of a once flourishing civilization. Through an array of roadblocks and through hazardous weather you need to keep your vessel going. FAR: Lone Sails is all about the experience of being on your way. While your miniscule character sails through barren, yet beautiful landscapes in her enormous vehicle, relaxing moments interchange with…

Stunning God Game, Reus, Celebrates 1 Million Units Sold Milestone for 5th Anniversary

Today, Abbey Games is excited to celebrate the fifth anniversary of 2D god game, Reus, with a milestone worthy of its world-shaping giants: Reus has sold over 1 million units worldwide! As part of this celebration, Abbey Games is releasing the game’s lush soundtrack on all major digital music platforms, remastered with a host of previously-unreleased bonus tracks for $4.99 USD (or a launch discount of $3.99 USD). Remastered by Abbey Games composer Joni van der Leeuw, the album is comprised of 25 tracks which tell the story of a…

THE BANNER SAGA OUT NOW ON NINTENDO SWITCH

Stoic, an independent game development company, and Versus Evil, one of the leading independent video game publishers, today announced the award winning, BAFTA nominated, indie hit The Banner Saga role-playing strategy game is now available on the Nintendo Switch. “Congratulations to the Stoic team on another great achievement for the Banner Saga” said Steve Escalante,General Manager of Versus Evil.  “For years amazing games like Fire Emblem, which the Banner Saga has been compared to many times over, have set the bar high on Nintendo hardware.  Banner Saga has been in…

Groovy Milk’s Hand-drawn 2D Run&Gun Creepy Road launches today on Steam

Groovy Milk’s side-scroller shooter Creepy Road is launching today on Steam for Windows PC and Mac for €9.99 ($9.99). During the first seven days of release, the game will be 10% off from the store price! Key features: – The fantastic cartoon aesthetic paints a colorful and vibrant world with fast-paced, engaging action filled with detailed explosions and smooth animations. – More than 30 different varieties of enemies, 15 original music tracks, tons of easter eggs and one beautiful Angelina waiting for you at the end of the road. – Multiple types…

Skyworld – Lost Worlds DLC & Free Weekend Launch Today

Skyworld VR strategy fans old and new are in for a surprise as the never-before-seen Lost Worlds DLC debuts today for Vive, Oculus and Windows Mixed Reality and the Skyworld Free Weekend goes live on Steam and Oculus Home @ 10 AM PT. Skyworld – Lost Worlds DLC launches today in the form of a free update to the game and adds two all-new playable Skyworlds as well as a range of new avatar masks to the game. Will you reminisce times past and travel back to an era in which Pharaohs reign in the Desert…

HAIMRIK to be released on 5 June

1C proudly announces that Haimrik – a game with a fresh approach to the action adventure genre – will be released on 5 June 2018 on Windows PC via SteamTM and other digital stores, and on PlayStation®4 and Xbox One via digital download. Developed by independent developer Below the Game, Haimrik makes good use of one of the greatest powers known to mankind – the power of words. Players will have to choose their words carefully when guiding Haimrik, a young scribe and the game’s main hero, on his perilous…

SpecialEffect collaborate in development of new Xbox Adaptive Controller

Gamers’ charity SpecialEffect are proud to confirm their involvement in the design and testing of Microsoft’s Xbox Adaptive Controller, a customisable Xbox Wireless Controller designed primarily for gamers with limited mobility. The controller features large programmable buttons and connects to external devices such as switches, buttons, joysticks, and mounts, to help make gaming more accessible for everyone. “This has been a milestone collaboration for us,” said SpecialEffect Founder and CEO Dr Mick Donegan. “Our experience in helping people with complex physical disabilities to access video games has enabled us to…

Son of a Witch Launches on Steam Today & Arrives on Nintendo Switch This Fall

Son of a Witch, the charming action roguelike by Serbian developer Bigosaur, has at last departed Early Access for the big leagues and is live on Steam. Bigosaur has been working hard on the title for over three years, taking consideration from keen Early Access player insights as they finished the game. This dedication to improving on an already addictive formula hasn’t gone unnoticed, either. While fans adore the addictive combo of roguelike elements and cartoony visuals, the game has earned official selections at IndieCade Europe 2016, IndiePrize 2017, and…

Stormbound now unleashed on Steam and Kongregate

Stormbound, the award-winning strategic CCG, is now available on Steam and Kongregate.com! In Stormbound, players are pitted against each other in tactical battles. Using clever deck strategies and positional tactics, they play powerful units on the board to progress towards the enemy base. With four kingdoms and more than one hundred cards with unique abilities, there are a host of strategic decisions that can turn the tide of the war. Whether it’s fast-moving swarming warriors, solid board control units, clever machinations with positional synergies, or devious counters that can turn the…