Games: PC News


Heroes of Might & Magic V: Tribes of the East Demo Released

By Maarten Goldstein, Sep 27, 2007 11:05am PDT

Ubisoft has released a Heroes of Might & Magic V: Tribes of the East demo for those of you interested in trying the upcoming strategy game...


"never tried this game, though it looks like it has been all but forgotten by the ages - which is ..."

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Ship Simulator 2008 Sails to the New World

By Carlos Bergfeld, Sep 20, 2007 2:54pm PDT

VSTEP's naval sim Ship Simulator 2008 (PC) will voyage to North America in the first quarter of next year guided by the beacon that is Lighthouse...


"No, we mainly wanted an excuse to post the two screenshots highlighted below the text."

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GameTap Going International in Early 2008

By Chris Faylor, Sep 18, 2007 1:50pm PDT

An international English-language version of GameTap is planned for release in the "beginning of 2008," GameTap VP of content Ric Sanchez told...


"strange that I have searched the website now for 2 days and still havent found a way to ..."

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GarageGames to Focus on In-browser 3D Gaming; Majority Stake Acquired by IAC

By Chris Remo, Sep 17, 2007 10:55pm PDT

GarageGames plans to announce today it will be working with interactive media company IAC/InterActiveCorp on a new service providing in-browser 3D...


"Yeah I saw your email this morning and it all started to make sense"

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EVE Online: The Bears and the Rat

By Nick Breckon, Sep 13, 2007 10:22am PDT

We talk with members of the Russian Red Alliance, and uncover a culture of regular revolution, Cold War paranoia, and bears.


"It will require time if you need money to constantly replace your losses and know no other way ..."

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The Steam Community Officially Launches

By Chris Faylor, Sep 13, 2007 7:38am PDT

Valve has officially launched The Steam Community, bringing the voluntary open beta phase of the program to a close. Announced in July, and now...


"Help me choose. Orange Box or COD4. Seems to me that Orange Box has more bang for the buck, ..."

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EVE Online Mines Mac and Linux Users

By Nick Breckon, Sep 11, 2007 8:45am PDT

Adding to our ongoing coverage of Mac announcements, EVE Online developer CCP today announced a deal to bring its online space MMO to the Mac and...


"Eh, it already runs in wine, i'd say it'd be pretty trivial to get it to compile natively with ..."

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Yes, Really: Guitar Hero 3 Jams PC, Mac This Fall

By Chris Faylor, Sep 11, 2007 7:43am PDT

Aspyr Media has announced that it will be bringing Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock to PC and Mac this fall. Yes, you read that correctly....


"Exactly what I'm thinking as well. You need space to perform. Attempting to rock out in front of ..."

- Daggoth see all 23 comments

Stargate Worlds Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Sep 10, 2007 11:48pm PDT

Reporting from the Austin Game Developers Conference, WarCry has a brief article format interview with Kevin Balentine of Cheyenne Mountain about...


CCP on EVE Online, White Wolf MMO

By Chris Faylor, Sep 07, 2007 11:01am PDT

We sit down with several CCP employees and discuss the company's plans for EVE Online and the current status of the White Wolf MMO.


"You can play fairly well with Crossover, etc. Guides for that on the intarwebz, I think ..."

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EA Gets Youtubular with The Sims On Stage

By Nick Breckon, Sep 05, 2007 6:19pm PDT

Electronic Arts today launched the beta for The Sims On Stage, a free website that allows users to share videos ranging from Youtube-style...


""But you don't have take my word for it--" Reading Rainbow FTW. :)"

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Nerjyzed Brings the Black College Football Xperience to PC (Updated)

By Steve Gibson and Nick Breckon, Sep 05, 2007 1:23pm PDT

Nerjyzed Entertainment--self-described as an African American-owned digital entertainment company--today announced an Unreal Engine 3-powered...


"They are making this game just down the road from where I work. Why couldnt it be Diablo 3 or ..."

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Guild Wars: Eye of the North Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Sep 02, 2007 9:33am PDT

There's a Guild Wars: Eye of the North on 2404, asking lead designer Ben Miller about this new expansion pack.


Ultima Online Reborn with Free Update

By Nick Breckon, Aug 27, 2007 8:53am PDT

EA Mythic today released Ultima Online: Kingdom Reborn, a free update to the original MMO that provides new graphics, a freshly painted user...


"I am so tempted to sign up and bake bread and build a house :("

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The Settlers: Rise of an Empire Demo Released

By Maarten Goldstein, Aug 23, 2007 9:20am PDT

Ubisoft sends along a demo for The Settlers: Rise of an Empire, the sixth entry in the real time strategy game series from Blue Byte Software. The...


"Over at the official forums the general consensus is that it's "okay" but a bit of a ..."

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