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Deep Silver Acquires Homefront from Crytek

9 hours 12 min ago
Publisher Deep Silver announces the acquisition of the Homefront intellectual property and all related assets from financially troubled publisher/developer Crytek, offering no hint about what they...

Elite Dangerous Beta Begins

9 hours 12 min ago
Elite Dangerous is now in beta testing as promised, with the premium beta having come to a close. This does not make the "regular" beta cheap, however, as buying access will cost $75.00 USD. Frontier...

New Hearthstone Wing

9 hours 12 min ago
The Hearthstone website announces the release of the Curse of Naxxramas: The Plague Quarter, the second wing of their Hearthstone expansion. On this topic, Eurogamer.net has word that some players...

Human Orbit Announced

9 hours 12 min ago
U.K.-based independent developer Autelia LTD announces Human Orbit, a sci-fi "social simulator" set on an orbiting space station coming to Windows and OS X next year. Since HAL, GLaDOS, and the NSA...

Pandora: Eclipse of Nashira Announced

9 hours 12 min ago
Slitherine announces Pandora: Eclipse of Nashira, an upcoming expansion coming later this year to Pandora: First Contact, their Windows OS X, and Linux 4X strategy game. There are details and system...

Merchants of Kaidan Early Access

9 hours 12 min ago
Merchants of Kaidan is now in early access on Steam, where the strategic/RPG/trading game is 10% off through tomorrow. This post has details on the latest patch for the game and this trailer offers a...

Path of Exile Comic

9 hours 12 min ago
The Path of Exile website informs us that "The Karui Way," the first issue of the Path of Exile comic book is now available via digital distribution as a tie-in with Grinding Gear Games' MMORPG. They...

Quantum Rush Rushes EU

9 hours 12 min ago
GameArt Studio let us know Quantum Rush is now available on Steam, offering the chance to test your skills in this free-to-play futuristic racer. When we investigated an error accessing the game's...

Morning Patches

9 hours 12 min ago
Guild Wars 2 Season 2 Episode 3 - The Dragon's Reach, Part 1 is now available. League of Legends Patch 4.13. Thanks MP1st.

Gatherings & Competitions

9 hours 12 min ago
NIS America and GaymerX Kiss and Make Up.

Morning Consolidation

9 hours 12 min ago
Xbox Gold not needed for EA Access unless you want to play online; UK prices confirmed. How much does it cost to launch an Xbox One indie game? Sony neglected EA Access subscription service. 'Killer...

Morning Mobilization

9 hours 12 min ago
Interactive phone covers, new resolutions coming to Windows Phone 8.1 Update GDR1. Thanks Ant via OS News.

Morning Metaverse

9 hours 12 min ago
Fox, CNBC, others now streaming on Apple TV. Thanks Ant. AT&T might fix Netflix problems for its customers before Verizon does.

Morning Tech Bits

9 hours 12 min ago
Logitech G Unveils World?s Fastest Gaming Mouse. Napkin calculations say 500 inches per second is over 28 mph. RadioShack edges closer to running out of money.

Morning Safety Dance

9 hours 12 min ago
Experts say medical identity theft is "low-hanging fruit" for thieves; cite limited police attention and lack of record-keeping. Remotely Exploitable Flaws Fixed in Siemens SCADA System. XSS Flaw...

Pixel Piracy Sets Sail Thursday

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 2:45pm
A Steam community announcement has word that Pixel Piracy will be officially released on Steam on Thursday at 1:00 pm EDT, less than one year after development began on the open world pirate game (tha...

New GeForce WHQL Drivers

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 2:45pm
The GeForce website now offers new GeForce 340.52 WHQL Windows Drivers for NVIDIA graphics cards. Along with the usual assortment of improvements and fixes, the new drivers also support the...

RIVE Announced

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 2:45pm
Indie developer Two Tribes announces RIVE, a "metal wrecking, robot hacking" 2D shooter/platformer coming to Windows and consoles which is the first project for the studio since restructuring as a...

Sims 2 Ultimate Collection and SecuROM

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 2:45pm
Some digging by the DRM detectives at Reclaim Your Game uncovers the presense of SecuROM copy protection in the version of The Sims 2 Ultimate Collection currently being offered for free by EA. They...

Morning Crowdfunding Roundup

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 2:45pm
Batkid Begins documentary- Indiegogo. Thanks Ant via Dorkly.