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Dying Light - Bad Blood to anyone and everyone who owns a copy of the base game.
We’re barrelling towards an incredible couple of months for games in March and April, although few are bigger than the return of RE2 Remake he was the iconic unstoppable threat; a menacing pursuer who’ll stop at nothing to put Jill and Carlos six feet under.
Nvidia has opened up an all-new studio dedicated to remastering classic games real-time raytracing effects. Revealed via a series of job postings, the Nvidia Lightspeed studios will be dedicated to unlocking the full potential of its GeForce RTX graphics cards in some of the most beloved PC games of all time.
The impending threat of AMD’s 7nm Zen 2 CPUs has clearly got Intel feeling the pressure. A new internal document has surfaced, one which Intel has been circulating around to employees warning of AMD’s impressive strides with its high-end CPUs.
More life-like animations are the order of the day for Frogwares’ The Sinking City, its new Lovecraftian horror game that sees the Sherlock Holmes maestros a chance to try their hands at something new.
Ok lets get straight into Epic's cinematic Worlds Collide trailer for Fortnite Season 5. After that we will highlight some of the season v5 patch notes, which are excitingly extensive.
The commitment that Techland has put into supporting Dying Light over the years has just been insane. It’s been almost three years and they don’t show any signs of slowing. If you're still not bored of zombies yet, Techland is doing you a fine service. The latest announcement is for Dying Light: Bad Blood, which is the first ever PvP expansion for Dying Light.
After inexplicably going mobile only last year, Farming Simulator 2017 is back where it belongs on PC and console this year. Which is just as well, because I’ve been itching to get back behind the wheel of a sub-compact utility tractor. I’m only joking, that’s for farming noobs. I’ll be busting out the backhoe loader and getting to some real work. The delights of tractors form the basis of Farming Simulator 17’s new trailer, which is near as dammit to tractor porn. What a time to be alive.
Activision has published a massive gameplay reveal of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered, showing a run-through of the entirety of its iconic Crew Expendable level. The SAS are storming a ship in the Bering Strait, and the bump up in visual quality is actually kind of remarkable. Lighting and weather effects are the most obvious beneficiaries over the original, with moody lighting, rain dripping down the visor and wind whipping across the deck of the ship.
Paradox Interactive has announced Cities: Skylines’ After Dark expansion will be launching on September 24, 2015. It’s the first expansion pack for Colossal Order’s city-building, crammer in a raft of nocturnal changes to the usual perma-glow of the urban sprawls.
I remember back in the mists of time when a Ubisoft press conference at E3 would have been a laughable prospect, but it’s steadily built up a presence as one of the largest publishers in the world. The problem is, much like EA, everything Ubisoft typically does in fairly rote, struck down as it is with a serious case of sequelitis.