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Steam Ending Paid Mods; Providing Refunds

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 10:52pm
The backlash to the recent addition of paid modifications to the Steam Workshop has caused Valve to backtrack from the plan (thanks Mashiki). A Steam Community Group Announcement from Valve's Alden...

Kerbal Space Program Version 1.0 Launches

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 3:16pm
The Kerbal Space Program Blog announces the release of Kerbal Space Program version 1.0, marking the official launch of the launch simulation. The update is now available on the KSP Store, Steam, and...

DiRT Rally Early Access

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 3:16pm
Codemasters is now offering the chance to get behind the wheel with DiRT Rally with the release of the off-road racing game on Steam Early Access. They show off the game in a new trailer, and dish...

Bethesda on Paid Skyrim Mods

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 3:16pm
The Bethesda Blog has their side of the story regarding the launch of paid mods on Steam for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, an announcement that has spurred considerable unhappiness in many circles....

Star Citizen Passes $80M; Accepting Subscription Contributions

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 3:16pm
The Roberts Space Industries Stretch Goals page shows that Star Citizen has now surpassed the $80 million mark by a good margin, with a rush of funding spurred by a MISC Hull Series Sale. They also...

FINAL FANTASY XIV: Heavensward Benchmark

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 3:16pm
SQUARE ENIX now offers a benchmark to allow users to gauge their systems' readiness to play FINAL FANTASY XIV: Heavensward when the first expansion is released for the MMORPG on June 23rd. Word is: "T...

On Sale

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 3:16pm
Blackguards Franchise Bundle on Steam. Save 75%. Lords of Xulima on GOG.com. Save 40%.

Gatherings & Competitions

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 3:16pm
StarCraft II Ladder Update -- April 27, 2015.

Evening Previews

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 3:16pm
StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void Beta: Balance Update Preview.

Evening Consolidation

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 3:16pm
Minecraft adds free female avatar to console versions. Call of Duty: Black Ops III is Now Available for Digital Pre-order on Xbox One. Project CARS - Pre Order Edition is Now Available for Digital...

Evening Mobilization

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 3:16pm
Only Fifth Of U.S. Apple Watches Shipped Over Launch Weekend, Says Data Firm. Thanks HARDOCP. ASUS Announces the ZenBook Pro UX501.

Evening Metaverse

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 3:16pm
Streaming music ?war? looming between Jay Z?s Tidal and Apple. Thanks HARDOCP.

Evening Tech Bits

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 3:16pm
Apple?s Q2 2015: iPhone 6 is still star of the show, iPads are still weak. How Long Will My Hard Drives Really Last? Thanks Neutronbeam.

Evening Safety Dance

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 3:16pm
Login Vulnerability Exposes SAP ASE Databases. Thanks j.c.f. Just-released WordPress 0day makes it easy to hijack millions of websites.

Evening Legal Briefs

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 3:16pm
Google to disarm trolls by buying patents before they become weapons. ESPN sues Verizon over customizable FiOS TV plan. Thanks HARDOCP. Microsoft phones infringe patents- U.S. International Trade...

etc., etc.

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 3:16pm
Konami delists itself from the New York Stock Exchange… Diablo III Player Reaches Level 70 In One Minute. Thanks VG247…

Broken Age: Act 2 Release Plans

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 1:00pm
A Kickstarter update from Double Fine announces backers should now be getting their copies of Broken Age: Act 2, saying this should be released to the public tomorrow. Here's word on how the second...

Call of Duty: Black Ops III Announcement

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 1:00pm
Activision follows the release of Call of Duty: Black Ops III trailer with an official announcement of the military shooter sequel confirming the November 6th release date, beta testing plans, and...

ORION: Prelude Revisited

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 1:00pm
Trek Industries offers this trailer about ORION: Prelude, the dinosaur-themed first-person shooter they released as a commercial game in 2012 after originally planning it as a Half-Life 2...

U.K. Sales Charts

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 1:00pm
GfK Chart-Track is back with their weekly roundup of the bestselling games in the U.K. On their PC Top 30 for the week ending April 25th Grand Theft Auto V holds the top spot for another week while...