JRPG The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel 2 has arrived on PC

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JRPG The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel 2 has arrived on PC

Localisation studio Xseed Games is doing a stellar job bringing Nihon Falcom's JRPGs to PC, and the latest has just arrived. 2014's The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel 2 is now out on Steam, GOG and the Humble Store. It's in no small part thanks to Peter 'Durante' Thoman—the modder that fixed Dark Souls on PC—who has worked with Xseed on numerous ports, including the first Trails of Cold Steel, which came to PC last year (and has overwhelmingly positive reviews on Steam).

Civilization 4 is free for Twitch Prime subscribers right now

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Civilization 4 is free for Twitch Prime subscribers right now

Civilization 4 marked the start of a new generation of Civ games. It was the first in the series with a 3D engine, the first built from the ground-up as a multiplayer game, and the first with accessible modding. As game designer Soren Johnson told Fraser in November, he wanted to "start from scratch and re-evaluate everything" about the series up to that point. It's still worth playing today, and Twitch Prime subscribers can now do just that for free for a limited time.

Fade to Silence explores its post-apocalypse at the PC Gamer Weekender

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Fade to Silence explores its post-apocalypse at the PC Gamer Weekender

Fade to Silence is the latest project from Black Forest Games—the studio behind Giana Sisters: Twisted Dreams and the recent Bubsy reboot. A survival game, Fade to Silence follows the adventure of Ash, who must "explore a post-apocalyptic wasteland to gather the resources necessary to establish a refuge for survival".