Alongside a new teaser trailer, which offers a sneak peek at the manned mission story campaign, Bohemia Interactive today announced the official release date for their space exploration sim game, Take On Mars. Graduating from Steam Early Access on February 9th, Take On Mars lets players experience the exploration of the Red Planet in its entirety – starting out in the seat of a rover operator, all the way to taking part in the first manned mission, and establishing the foundations of a human colony on Mars.
In 11 days the open-world sandbox survival game Conan Exiles launches into Early Access o PC. Today, Funcom released the ‘domination’ trailer revealing how players must engage in savage war and combat to dominate the Exiled Lands.
Focus Home Interactive today announced its partnership with White Wolf Publishing for the video game adaptation of Werewolf: The Apocalypse set in the World of Darkness.
The game will be developed by studio Cyanide (Styx: Master of Shadows, Blood Bowl, Call of Cthulhu). Become a werewolf, known as Garou (from French “Loup-garou” meaning werewolf), immersed in the atmosphere of their shamanistic and tribal world. Garou are Werewolf warriors opposed to urban civilization and supernatural corruption, all heading towards inevitable apocalypse.
More info about this new adaptation of this Werewolf mythology to come at this year’s event in Paris, “le What’s Next de Focus”, on February 1st and 2nd.
Youu think Thimbleweed Park is a game about solving a murder? Well, you’re *beeping* wrong! At least, that’s what Ransome the Clown believes. See for yourself in his new trailer.
Ransome is one of five playable characters in Thimbleweed Park, the new adventure game from Ron Gilbert and Gary Winnick, coming to Xbox One and PC in early 2017.
NIS America today released a new Touhou Genso Wanderer trailer. Learn more about the different partners you can choose from and how their special abilities benefit you as you battle through various dungeons.
Touhou Genso Wanderer and Touhou Double Focus will be available on March 21st for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita.
tinyBuild Games today announced that its boxing management sim Punch Club is now available for the Nintendo 3DS via the Nintendo eShop. Train hard, find love, deliver pizza, punch crocodiles, fight and rank up in leagues of Punch Club.
After four months in Early Access, Iceberg Interactive and developer Ashdar Games today officially released its classic 4X turn-based strategy title Stars in Shadow for PC via Steam and other digital download platforms for $24.99 USD with a 25% launch week discount. Two brand new factions have been implemented, strategic zoom is added, as well as the Galactic Council. Moreover, various new minor races can be discovered and the option to use slaves for scientific experiments is now made available to all players.
Ubisoft and Twitch today announced a collaboration on “War of the Factions”, a limited-time, cross-platform event tied to the upcoming For Honor beta, January 26-29. During the beta event, popular Twitch streamers along with selected community members and For Honor fans, will pledge their swords to one of the three For Honor Factions – the Knights, Samurai or Vikings. As Generals, these streamers will lead their armies of players to battle on their respective Twitch channels. All activity from the Generals and the entire player base of the beta during War of the Factions can be found here: forhonorgame.com/war. Fans still looking to pledge their sword to a Faction can sign up for a chance to participate in the closed beta at forhonorgame.com/war.
In addition to the War of the Factions event, For Honor will be part of an upcoming Twitch Prime promotion, where all Twitch Prime members can get an exclusive For Honor Twitch Prime bundle. This bundle will include a 10-day Champion Status that gives players XP boosts that can be shared amongst friends, more XP from crafting, additional end-match loot, plus the “United Factions Emblem” that can be used to customize their character. The For Honor Twitch Prime bundle is only and will be available in-game when For Honor launches on February 14th.
Codemasters and Deep Silver announced today that the gaming franchise, Micro Machines, will be racing its way onto PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC in April. Micro Machines World Series retains the manic social gameplay of the series, updated with HD visuals showcased in the return of classic locations such as the garden, kitchen, workshop and many more that fans will race through with a vast array of miniature vehicles.
In addition to classic game modes such as Race and Elimination, Micro Machines World Series introduces all new Battle Arenas which allow you to wreak mass destruction on a miniature scale against your friends or AI. Meanwhile, Team Play lets you work together using your vehicles’ unique skills in modes such as “Capture the Flag” and “King of the Hill.” Micro Machines World Series will support up to 12 players online and four players on the same screen.
Crash Force, a multiplayer arena shooter with RPG elements from Ascanio Entertainment, where players control powerful hovercrafts, will come to PC and Xbox One in April, but releases tomorrow on Steam Early Access for $29.99.
Select your hovercraft then customize your vehicle via skill trees that unlock boosts to attack, defense and utility stats. Form rivalries across four different game types and annihilate the competition with a hovercraft tailored to your play style.