New Development Diaries Discuss Revisiting The Franchise

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Two development diaries for the Homeworld Remastered Collection, the HD remastering of the first two Homeworld PC games, are now available. The franchise began in 1999 with the original Homeworld and has been on hiatus since 2003, so the developers of Gearbox are sharing what the franchise means to them and what it is like to return to it.

The first development diary focuses on introducing some of the original developers who worked on the two original Homeworld games. These team members are returning to work on the Homeworld Remastered Collection and you can meet them in the video below.

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Dark Souls II: Scholar Of The First Sin Is Still Very Dangerous

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Dark Souls II: Scholar Of The First Sin Is Still Very Dangerous

From Software has released a pure gameplay video showing off some of the new enemy placements in Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin on the new-gen systems.

The video was taken from The Forest of Fallen Giants at the beginning of the game, and already you can see things are going to be much different – a hippo makes this area much harder. The interior location has also been populated with skeletons.

For more on Scholar of the First Sin, here are some screens for the game as well as what's in an included update. Also be sure to check out this episode of Grind Time featuring the Dark Souls series.

Cooperative Shooter Helldivers Coming To PlayStation In March

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Cooperative Shooter Helldivers Coming To PlayStation In March

Sony and Arrowhead Game Studios have announced today that top-down co-op shooter, Helldivers, is arriving for PlayStation devices on March 3rd. 

Set in a dystopian future, players will enlist in the elite force Helldivers, who are sent to protect Super Earth from an oncoming alien insect invasion in the galaxy. The game will feature both cross-save and cross-play functionalities.

The game will release for PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4 and Vita. Check out the launch trailer below for more details, as well as our Test Chamber with the game.

Space Marines Kill Many Aliens In The Rise Of The Terminators Trailer

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To celebrate major progress being made in the development of Space Hulks: Deathwing, Focus Home Interactive and StreumOn Studios have released a new trailer teasing the first-person shooter. This trailer shows a group of marines working together to stab, burn, and blast an army of aliens into oblivion. You can check out the new trailer below which features the song "Walking With A Ghost" by Kadebostany. 

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Space Hulks: Deathwing will be coming to PC, PS4, and Xbox One sometime this year. If you want to see another over-the-top Space Hulks trailer, be sure to check out the Summer Trailer here.

Love And Blood Are In The Air In Until Dawn Valentine’s Day Trailer

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Love And Blood Are In The Air In Until Dawn Valentine’s Day Trailer

Until Dawn unabashedly takes its cues from teen slasher films. Young people, youthful love, and quick death are the formula for Supermassive Games’ upcoming PlayStation 4 exclusive.

What better way to celebrate the combination of Friday the 13th today and Valentines Day tomorrow than a trailer that juxtaposes romance with mayhem? The latest trailer for Until Dawn does just that.

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Just Cause 3’s First Trailer Shows Us Destruction Through Rico’s Eyes

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Just Cause 3’s First Trailer Shows Us Destruction Through Rico’s Eyes

Just Cause 3 has its first trailer, and while it’s flashy cinematic and not gameplay, it certainly sets the tone. Rico’s style is all about maximum mayhem and chaos, and that’s what this video is all about.

Be sure to stick around for the end. It looks like Rico is trading in his parachute for something a bit sleeker.

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Latest Remake Of Popular JRPG Series Coming West This Summer

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Latest Remake Of Popular JRPG Series Coming West This Summer

Idea Factory International is bringing the latest Hyperdimension Neptunia remake to North America and Europe for Vita sometime this summer.

Originally released with the subtitle V Century in Japan late last year, Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth3: V Generation is the third Vita remake from developer Compile Heart to make it to Sony’s handheld. 

A remake of Hyperdimension Neptunia Victory, which released on PS3 in March 2013, V Generation adds new story scenarios, new five-move combos, a new version of Stella’s Dungeon which can be played with a companion, crafted equipment, and a “Plans” system that allows players to alter dungeons. A Japanese voiceover pack is also releasing at launch for free. 

Debut Trailer And Details For New Hand-Drawn Fighting Game

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If you enjoy four-player fighting games like Towerfall and Samurai Gun, you may be interested in checking out a new game called Paperbound, coming out on PS4 and Steam sometime this month. The game features 11 hand-drawn characters pulled from classic literature like A Journey to the Center of the Earth and Dante’s Inferno, as well as some popular indie characters including Juan from Guacamelee, the Locksmith from Monaco, and Captain Viridian from VVVVVV. An interesting feature of the game as you can see in the trailer below, is that the characters will run in 360 degrees of motion as they clamber over round platforms and on the ceiling of the arenas.

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There are 18 arenas in the game and four different gameplay modes that include free-for-alls and team battles. In order to win a match, you must jump into a portal once the victory conditions have been met.

Offworld Trading Company Launches On Steam Early Access

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You may not have heard of Offworld Trading Company, but you're probably familiar with Civilization IV. Lead designer of that project, Soren Johnson, struck out and founded new developer Mohawk Games to create this new game. Offworld Trading Company launches today on Steam Early Access with both single- and multiplayer functionality. 

Mohawk is calling Offworld Trading Company an "economic RTS" in which players compete with money, resources, and cutthroat business practices instead of bullets and missiles. 

Take a look at the video below to see the game in action and learn more about its systems.  

The Bros Go To Space In New Alien Update

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The Bros Go To Space In New Alien Update

Some of the biggest heroes in the world have teamed up to fight evil in Free Lives Games' epic indie run-and-gun 2D shooter. But now they’ll be facing some of the most vicious and terrifying villains in the universe.

Check out the insane alien action in the newest Broforce trailer below and then read up on the game's level editor here or watch another trailer, because trailers are easier than working. Broforce is currently in early access, but should have an official release later this year.

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