Games: PC News


Pick Up Dungeon Keeper For Free Via EA Origin

By Brittany Vincent, Oct 07, 2016 9:23am PDT

You can't keep this dungeon! Wait, yes you can. 


"I have tried the latest Dungeons. The previews looked like they got really close. I'll have to ..."

- daggot see all 13 comments

Project Origin Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Feb 15, 2008 8:50am PST

2404.org has a Project Origin Q&A up, also offering a couple of new screenshots from Monolith's real F.E.A.R. sequel.


GameTap Axes Derek Smart Publishing Deal

By Chris Faylor, Feb 14, 2008 11:42am PST

GameTap will no longer be publishing Derek Smart's episodic game series, the company revealed to Gamasutra. Announced in early 2007, Galactic...


"Well then, have fun with Wii-ponies. I hear it's pretty easy - just press the "A" button, like ..."

- wytefang see all 19 comments

Shadowgrounds Survivor Demo Released

By Maarten Goldstein, Feb 08, 2008 12:58pm PST

A demo is now available for Shadowgrounds Survivor, Frozenbyte's top-down shooter sequel. The trial allows you to kill aliens for 30 minutes, after...


"Yeh it's a weird complaint. Most demos are WAY shorter than 30 mins. Actually 30 mins is heaps ..."

- moneyshot see all 12 comments

Sid Meier Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Feb 03, 2008 1:25pm PST

GamersGlobal has posted a Sid Meier Q&A, asking the designer about his past, present and future.


IGF Audience Award Finalists: Audiosurf (is Amazing)

By Chris Remo, Feb 01, 2008 1:47am PST

Remember when I said I wanted more funk in rhythm games? Well, my friend Steve reminded me iNiS' excellent Gitaroo Man (PS2), which I have played...


"just thought I'd update my post. I spoke with the developer and after a few rounds back and ..."

- lowpoly see all 10 comments

You Did It

By Nick Breckon, Jan 30, 2008 1:12pm PST

You crazy son of a bitch, you did it. The next evolution in video gaming has been released. Behold the artistic merit of pounding...


"Not that I can tell. It was a quick thing and then the game started up immediately. "

- Nick Breckon see all 9 comments

Play With Yourself, Cooperatively (Alone)

By Chris Remo, Jan 30, 2008 2:12am PST

This clever Flash game was passed around the webs a few weeks ago, but if you missed it then you should definitely give it a shot. It will confuse...


"awesome. loved it. i got 188 which I think is the highest score, with all the pyramids ? did I ..."

- barichnikov see all 7 comments

Sins of a Solar Empire Goes Gold, Out Feb. 4

By Aaron Linde, Jan 29, 2008 4:35pm PST

Stardock announced today that Ironclad Games' Sins of a Solar Empire (PC) has gone gold and will be released on February 4. Priced at...


"I understand why it happens but its a shame that digital download costs more. I can get it from ..."

- smacknca see all 33 comments

First UE3-based Ultimate Team Play Screens Released

By Chris Remo, Jan 29, 2008 12:36pm PST

Shacknews can exclusively debut the first screenshots from Virtual Heroes' upcoming sim Ultimate Team Play, announced yesterday. The Unreal Engine...


"I think they may have gotten it for the easy to use tools over other engines. Or they sent Paris ..."

- freshyk see all 27 comments

Passage: A Game That is Beyond Widescreen

By Chris Remo, Jan 28, 2008 3:15pm PST

Jason Rohrer's free, enigmatic PC game Passage is rendered at a resolution of 600x96--that's an aspect ratio of 25:4, or three and a half times...


"I was confused at first, but then it made sense. The future is hazy, and as you go the past ..."

- David Craddock see all 20 comments

Shacker Creates Insanely Impressive Tactical Gaming Guide, Available Online or in Print

By Chris Remo, Jan 23, 2008 3:27pm PST

Shacker dslyecxi is well known among the Shack community for heading up the Shack Tactical online gaming group, better known as ShackTac, which...


"I remember hearing about this when you first mentioned it on here, dslyecxi. Never actually got ..."

- fuzzydevil see all 14 comments

IGF Audience Award Finalists: Synaesthete

By Chris Remo, Jan 23, 2008 1:18pm PST

"The fire-breathing voxel king rules over a machine world made of funk and rhythm. The darkness in his heart has plunged his realm into an eternal...


"my god.. on a whim, I used those 360 controller drivers to get the Rock Band drums working on ..."

- xsoulbrothax see all 5 comments

Barkley Shut Up and Jam: Gaiden Finally Released

By Chris Remo, Jan 22, 2008 4:19pm PST

Nearly one year ago, I made mention in Late Night Consoling (RIP) of an indie RPG enticingly entitled Barkley Shut Up and Jam: Gaiden, then...


"This is pretty ubar. Reminds me of the Columbine game in it's cheese."

- PizaZ see all 14 comments

The Video Game 65 Days in the Making

By Nick Breckon, Jan 21, 2008 1:58pm PST

God creates Dinosaurs. God creates Man. Man destroys God. Man creates Off-Road Velociraptor Safari. Get the Flash Player to see this...


"Feathered dinosaurs? The creators will surely burn for their heathen ways and support for ..."

- valael see all 16 comments