Wired Productions Announces Partnership with TakeThis, Inc.

Wired Productions, an independent games publisher and developer, is pleased to announce the start of a year-long campaign to help raise awareness and bring ongoing attention to the importance of mental health issues. This awareness is being undertaken in partnership with TakeThis, Inc, a non-profit charity that seeks to inform communities about mental health issues to provide education about various mental health disorders and to reduce the stigma often associated with mental illness. Over the course of the next year, Wired Productions will embark on a series of activities, including…

Assemble your team in the final open beta for LAWBREAKERS

Days before LawBreakers launches on Aug. 8, Boss Key Productions is challenging gamers to bring their skills and join the final open beta on PlayStation®4 for the first time, or one last time on PC. Starting on July 28 at 4pm CET, players will have the opportunity to play all of the content from each previous beta to date, including eight roles, six maps, and four modes. Visit Steam or PlayStation® to start pre-downloading the build now. The open beta event ends July 31 at 4pm CET. This is a…

Team Racing League – Team-based racing revs onto Steam for 11th August 2017 release

Holland developer Gamious is pleased to announce 11th August 2017 as the release date of their exciting and dedicated multiplayer, 3 on 3 racer, through the Steam Store http://store.steampowered.com/app/504460. With a price point for this ‘race to the line’ game of $9.99/£6.99/€9.99, fans of this genre will be captivated with this first ever team-based racing game. It leaves no circuits untouched to convey the mechanics and sheer sense of teamwork in a challenge to get to the top of the rankings. Finishing first with a time to match is just…

Renowned Composer Shota Nakama Joins Re:Legend as Kickstarter Campaign Begins

Co-op monster-raising RPG Re:Legend launches its Kickstarter campaign today, with developers Magnus Games seeking SGD $70,000 (about USD $51,000) in funding over the next 30 days. Magnus Games is thrilled to announce its collaboration with legendary composers Shota Nakama, founder of the Video Game Orchestra and best known for his work on Final Fantasy XV, Falk Au Yeong, a veteran whose portfolio includes audio work on film and anime as well as video games, and Yoshitaka Suzuki, who has contributed to several epic franchises like Metal Gear Solid and Final…

Galactic Junk League launches today on Steam

Galactic Junk League will launch on Steam today, with the full release of this popular spaceship building combat brimming with new features and content. Developer Pixel Federation has introduced a host of new features and content to bring the free-to-play title out of Early Access. These include: A new tactical mode, Galactic Conquest, which sees players battle over vital control points dispersed around the map while powerups will provide unique new abilities and gadgets to individual players or as a team as whole, such as mines, teleports and shields. Three…

Frontier Developments announces Frontier Expo 2017

Frontier Developments plc (AIM: FDEV) today announced the first ever Frontier Expo, taking place October 7 at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London. FX2017 brings together the players and developers of Elite Dangerous and Planet Coaster for a day of gaming and celebration. Frontier Expo will be Frontier’s biggest ever community event and the next step in the studio’s journey as an independent developer and publisher of triple-A videogames. Frontier Expo is Frontier’s key press and community event in 2017, featuring eagerly-anticipated announcements regarding the future of Elite Dangerous, what’s next…

Building The Town of Light

Navigating the corridors, rooms and grounds of Italian psychiatric asylum the Ospedale Psichiatrico di Volterra today elicits a very different atmosphere to when it was still fully operational – right up until the late 1970s. Its walls have succumbed to nature and its roofs no longer protect from the elements, yet remnants of the pain once suffered on its grounds are still palpable in the air. In the haunting behind the scenes video ‘Building The Town of Light,’ game developer LKA.it explores the asylum, its surroundings and the emotional scars…

Narrative-Based Survival Game ‘Displaced’ Out Now on Steam

Russian publisher Alawar announced that their single-player survival game, Displaced, is available now on Steam for $5.99/€5.99/4.79£. The 20% launch discount is available for the first week. In Displaced players guide a party of civilians out of a war-stricken country by managing the group’s physical and psychological state, completing various quests and carrying out card-style battles with other survivors. The story progresses through dialogs and changes according to how a player answers questions, uncovering the heartbreaking reality of war refugees. “Displaced explores the hardships that ordinary people endure during the…

Bluehole and ESL Announce Gamescom PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS Invitational 

Bluehole Inc., developer and publisher of PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS (PUBG) and ESL, the world’s largest esports company, announced today they’re partnering up to bring the popular Battle Royale title to the world’s largest video games and gaming convention. The Gamescom PUBG Invitational Presented by Bluehole and ESL will take place at gamescom on August 23 – 26, 2017 in Cologne, Germany, and will feature eighty of the world’s best PUBG players and influencers competing at the game’s first LAN event. “From very early on we knew that the success of PUBG was reliant on the passion of its community. We…

Free DLC Plans Announced for Arizona Sunshine on PS VR and Update 1.02 Live

Vertigo Games and Jaywalkers Interactive are pleased to announce that the award-winning VR shooter Arizona Sunshine will feature post-launch free DLC for everyone who owns the game on PlayStation®VR. Additionally, update 1.02 addressing player feedback is now live on PS4™ and PS4™Pro. Later this summer, players will be able to enjoy two additional Horde mode maps set in the depths of the dark Old Mine and in Undead Valley, a location that takes them across the border to an old, zombie-infested warehouse-turned-underground casino close to Las Vegas, Nevada. Additionally, update…