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Air Missions: HIND Developer Diary Shows Off More Missions

Slovakia-based developer 3DIVISION has been steadily previewing features of upcoming attack helicopter sim Air Missions: HIND, and this week is no exception. They've been tweaking a few mechanics, and have also shared the first version of Bomb View (take THAT, bridge!). A few new missions are on dis

Posted 4 years ago

Fragments of Him Gets a Launch Trailer

We've spoken recently about a seeming lack of games that delve into personal dramas rather than grand, apocalyptic events. Perhaps Fragments of Him will fill that thematic gap, when it releases via ID@Xbox at some point this year. The game, developed in the Netherlands, first made some wave

Posted 4 years ago

AER Glides Into PAX East With New Trailer

Daedelic Entertainment and Forgotten Key may have gotten lost in their own flying adventure game, as we have heard no word on AER since Gamescom last summer. Thankfully, the team are currently at PAX East to finally give attendees a live demo of the game in action. Those of us unable to get

Posted 4 years ago

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - New Screens for "Blood and Wine" DLC

It's been a few months since CD Projekt Red revealed the second major DLC for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, "Blood and Wine". To reward fans for their patience, the developer has revealed some gorgeous new screenshots for the expansion. link hidden <span clas

Posted 4 years ago

140 Announced for Xbox One

Platform adaptation studio Abstraction Games are going to bring minimalist PC platformer 140 to the Xbox One, with a little help from the Double Fine Presents initiative. The game was created in 2013 by LIMBO puzzle designer Jeppe Carlsen. Initially released for PC and Mac OS, it won an Ex

Posted 4 years ago

Microsoft is Retiring the Xbox 360 Console

Phil Spencer, head of Microsoft's Xbox Division, has today announced some sad but inevitable news - the company will cease manufacturing the Xbox 360 console. In a statement celebrating Xbox 360's decade of service, Spencer went on to say that: ...the realities of manufacturi

Posted 4 years ago

Raiders of the Broken Planet Announced

Spanish developer-turned-publisher MercurySteam, best known for their work on Castlevania: Lords of Shadow, have announced their first self-published title, Raiders of the Broken Planet. The game will be a "Multiplayer Online Asymmetric Adventure", and will be distributed episodically - an

Posted 4 years ago

Eliosi's Hunt Announced With A Gameplay Trailer

After a successful demo at the local Jam Nerd Festival, and a Steam Greenlight in just 9 days, Brazillian developer TDZ Games have announced that their first game, Eliosi's Hunt, is heading to Xbox One. The game is described as a "sci-fi top-down shooter and platformer", following the adven

Posted 4 years ago

Star Wars Battlefront: Bespin DLC Brings Us Lando and Dengar

Following the details revealed back in January, Star Wars Battlefront producer Craig McLeod has just provided more information on upcoming additional content. Perhaps the least surprising revelation is that everyone's other favourite scoundrel, Lando Calrissian, will be one of the Heroes ap

Posted 4 years ago

DOOM Open Beta - Preload Now, Starts April 15th

The multiplayer Open Beta for DOOM, which Bethesda detailed last week, is now available for pre-load. All you need to do is go to the Xbox Store on your console and search for 'DOOM Open Beta'. Hit Download, and 8.57GB later, you're ready to go. The news was accompanied by a short,

Posted 4 years ago