Styx: Shards of Darkness is a stealth, fantasy, adventure game by Cyanide Studio. It’s set in a huge fantasy environment and is the sequel to Styx: Master of Shadows. You control the goblin Styx, whose ultimate goal is to find his way into the Dark Elven city of Korangar and find out why the Dark Elves are aligning themselves with the Dwarves.
Styx: Shards of Darkness is actually the third game in the series. The first was released back in 2012 and it was called ‘Of Orcs and Men’. The two following games focus on a single goblin, Styx, who is a jerk of a character but tons of fun to play. Read the rest of this entry
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