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Monthly Archives: August 2018

Aug
31

Free games: murder rats in the Vermintide 2 free weekend

Vermintide 2 is currently bang in the middle of a free weekend over on Steam, so if you fancy murdering an enormous number of rats, and not paying to do so, now is your time. Alternatively, of course, you can […]

Aug
31

No Man’s Sky launches its first community event, finally giving you a use for Quicksilver

Since No Man’s Sky NEXT went live, you may have noticed a new currency called Quicksilver, with no apparent use. Today, Hello Games has launched the title’s first community event, leading into a weekly series of content drops and special […]

Aug
31

Path of Exile: Delve is out tomorrow – here are the release times

Path of Exile: Delve is the next big update for the free-to-play action-RPG, most notably bringing us an infinite dungeon set in the depths of the Azurite Mine. The update launches tomorrow, but if you’re wondering exactly when, there’s good […]

Aug
30

Cyberpunk 2077 could have destructible environments – but that might mean no flying cars

The Cyberpunk 2077 demo showed off some environmental destruction throughout the combat sequences, with bullets busting holes through walls and knocking off bits of concrete around the edges of certain pillars. You might be wondering just how much destruction will […]

Aug
30

For Honor: Marching Fire will be free to try next weekend

For Honor is soon due for a major update with Marching Fire, and everyone’s getting a chance to play with the new features ahead of release. The open test more or less doubles as a free weekend before the big […]

Aug
30

Subnautica goes arctic in Below Zero, a new expansion playable this year

Subnautica: Below Zero is going to be a standalone expansion for the original undersea survival sandbox. Developer Unknown Worlds has been teasing just such a release for some time, but has now finally lifted the veil, revealing the title, setting, […]

Aug
30

PEGI to add warning of ‘in-game purchases’ to game packaging

PEGI has announced videogames with a physical version will soon have an icon on their box to show that they have in-game purchases. The icon, which features a hand holding a credit card, is already used on digital-only games and […]

Aug
30

Resident Evil 2’s reimagined boss fights are scarier than ever

I was five when Resident Evil 2 originally came out. Unsurprisingly, my parents decided to take heed of the age rating on the front of the box, saving me from the horrors inside. That was a convenient enough excuse then, […]

Aug
30

Crazy Castle could be the next Fortnite named location

We’re not all that far from the end of Fortnite season 5, so it’s time for the fan theories to run wild. As always, the end of one season means the beginning of another, and Fortnite Season 6 promises to […]

Aug
30

Behemoths of Dauntless: Quillshot

The best part of any natural history exhibition is the scale chart. The diagrams that depict a London bus drifting alongside a humpback whale, or a very vulnerable looking diver next to a megalodon. If the behemoths of Dauntless were […]