BattleTech by Harebrained Schemes started as a Kickstarter campaign and is due for release on the PC, Linux and Mac in May 2017. BattleTech will be a turn-based tactical mech combat game immersed in the classic BattleTech setting from the 80s.
There have been many mech-based games for the PC, most notable MechWarrior 2, which defined 3D action games back in the 90s. However, none of these games faithfully recreated the tabletop roleplaying game that many of us know and love. Read the rest of this entry
While Divinity: Original Sin 2 is in early access the full game is expected to be released later in 2017. Act 1 has already been released and includes about 8 to 10 hours of gameplay. In its current state there are some features missing and most of the single-player campaign is not yet available.
The full version of Original Sin 2 will include more difficulty modes, added content, new skill schools and a new playable race, the Undead. The editor will be released along with the main game so you’ll be able to create your own stories and campaigns or play the creations of others. Read the rest of this entry
With the end of the year fast approaching it’s time to look ahead at what lays in store for us over the next year in 2017.
Luckily there are some highly anticipated games such as Tale Spire and you can see a gif image of the dice mechanics over to the left.
Some of the other PC games due to be released soon are Divinity: Original Sin 2, which is currently in early Access, Battletech by Hairbrained Schemes and Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord. Read the rest of this entry
Shadow Tactics: Blades of the Shogun was released on December 7th 2016 by Daedalic Entertainment. Shadow Tactics is an indie strategy game and so far hailed as one of the best releases for 2016 with overwhelmingly positive reviews on Steam.
If you loved Commandos or just want a stealth, strategy game set in the feudal Japanese era than you’ll love Shadow Tactics. It’s thrilling to play and beautiful to look at as you send your team around beautiful hand-crafted environments where you try to overcome the odds. Read the rest of this entry
Watch Dogs 2 is an action/adventure game set in a dynamic open world where you play the role of Marcus Holloway, a hacker, who needs to take down a group of criminal masterminds who want to take over the city.
Watch Dogs 2 was developed and published by Ubisoft and was released on the 15th November 2016 for the PS4 and Xbox One and on the 29th of November 2016 for the PC. Thankfully Watch Dogs 2 runs a lot smoother on the PC than its predecessor, Watch Dogs, which was released back in 2010. This isn’t to say that it will run super smooth for you but the graphics do seem to be better optimised this time around. Read the rest of this entry