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Written by Ed SW on 09 December 2016 at 16:30

So it’s not often that new Chinese government regulations come up in the gaming world, but weirdly enough it turns out that recently they have and in a quite an interesting way. It turns out that having just passed this regulation, notified in the snappily document titled "Notice of the Ministry of Culture on Regulating the Operation of Online Games and Strengthening the Supervision after the Event”, from the 1st of May 2017 all loot boxes must provide the odds that players have of actually winning the tricksy items they’re after. [More]

Written by Ed SW on 09 December 2016 at 14:41

So if you didn’t manage to catch our previous article on Conan Exiles' release, Conan Exiles is Funcom’s new entry into the survival game genre. Going head to head with games like Ark: Survival Evolved and Rust, the devs behind games such as Age of Conan and The Secret World have just released a new dev diary that explains a little more of what we can expect from this open world survival game set in the world of Conan the Barbarian.  [More]

Most Popular Games Check Performance Release Dates Days
1 Battlefield 1 Oct-18-2016 Out now
2 Watch Dogs 2 Nov-29-2016 Out now
3 Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Nov-04-2016 Out now
4 FIFA 17 Sep-29-2016 Out now
5 Forza Horizon 3 Sep-27-2016 Out now
6 Mafia III Oct-07-2016 Out now
7 Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands Mar-07-2017 87 days
8 Titanfall 2 Oct-28-2016 Out now
9 Pro Evolution Soccer 2017 Sep-15-2016 Out now
10 Dishonored II Nov-11-2016 Out now
11 Dead Rising 4 Dec-06-2016 Out now
12 Steep Dec-20-2016 10 days
13 Planet Coaster Nov-17-2016 Out now
14 Grand Theft Auto VI 2018? -
15 Mass Effect Andromeda Early 2017 -
16 Star Citizen 2017 -
17 Civilization VI Oct-21-2016 Out now
18 Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare Remastered Nov-04-2016 Out now
19 Farming Simulator 17 Oct-25-2016 Out now
20 Resident Evil 7 Jan-24-2017 45 days
Written by Joffy S on 09 December 2016 at 13:22

Hurray, it’s time to be disappointed with DirectX 12 all over again! This time it’s Tom Clancy’s The Division which is retroactively being updated with DirectX 12 support. Ubisoft Massive reckon the DX12 update will provide better performance optimization for folks using higher resolutions. [More]

Written by Ed SW on 09 December 2016 at 11:53

So if you didn’t know, Total War: Warhammer released its latest and “biggest ever” DLC yesterday with the brand spanking new Total War: Warhammer - Realm of The Wood Elves expansion. Luckily for you and us alike, we were also treated to a new trailer to feast our eyes on, featuring a run down of what to expect from this new Wood Elf DLC. This includes the Wood Elves new campaign victory requirement, their new race-specific currency - Amber, new lords (Orion and Durthu), new campaign map, new story campaign and much much more. [More]

Written by Neil Soutter on 09 December 2016 at 09:50

There’s a brand spanking (and free) new Battlefield 1 map arriving before the holidays. Giant’s Shadow lands on December 20th, or December 13th if pre-ordered the base game / snapped up the Premium Pass. We've got a look at it in a new trailer, and we also get the first peek at a brand new weapon - a crossbow propelled grenade. In World War One. History blows my mind once again. [More]

Written by Joffy S on 08 December 2016 at 16:34

AMD has rolled out the eagerly anticipated Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition driver, bringing its graphics card drivers up to version 16.12.1. This big hitting driver release gazumps Nvidia in a number of key areas, adding revamped game capture and streaming, performance boosts up to 8%, Chill power-saving, Radeon WattMan performance and overclocking control, overhauled FreeSync technology, HDR support and VP9 Decode Acceleration for 4K, 60 FPS, GPU accelerated streaming through Chrome. [More]

Written by Joffy S on 08 December 2016 at 15:14

Dean Hall, of DayZ fame and ex-Bohemia Interactive employee, has weighed in on the controversy surrounding the Intel i7 CPU exclusive DLC for Arizona Sunshine. He believes exclusives are a necessity for sustaining games development, particularly when growing niche markets such as virtual reality. [More]

Written by Stuart Thomas on 08 December 2016 at 14:00

The latest free Rocket League update is out. Rocket League patch 1.25 Starbase ARC is, as you no doubt guessed, sci-fi flavoured, adding in a new map set in the midst of a star battle and playable in Ranked Playlists. That’s not all either, because there’s new map variations, a Custom Training editor tool and Steam Workshop support for custom maps from the PC community. [More]

Written by Joffy S on 08 December 2016 at 12:43

Last month Microsoft announced its initiative to bring a range of affordable VR devices to Windows 10. There's going to be a whole bunch of headsets created in conjunction with a number of VR manufacturers, including Acer, ASUS, Dell, HP and Lenovo. In theory this means offering VR experiences for all. Widespread adoption is going to hinge on how demanding the experience is, however. Here's the official minimum specs for Windows 10 VR so you can see just what is required. [More]

Written by Neil Soutter on 08 December 2016 at 11:30

It looks as if as part of DOOM’s latest (mammoth) update, Bethesda and id Software have decided to patch out Denuvo anti-tamper DRM. As you’re no doubt aware, Denuvo isn’t too popular with PC players, potentially rendering a game unplayable in certain circumstances. [More]

Written by Stuart Thomas on 08 December 2016 at 10:00

We’ve talked before about the possibly of Nvidia and AMD releasing graphics card exclusive content, but how about CPU exclusivity? Vertigo Games, developer of VR zombie slasher Arizona Sunshine, did just that, at least for a brief while. Features of the game were locked depending on whether or not players had the Intel Core i7 “[Vertigo] have recommended”. Evidently seeing the error of its ways, Vertigo Games has swiftly removed the requirement and issued a statement. [More]

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