It's been a while since I last played Cities: Skylines, but things being what they are it feels like a fine time to lose myself in a soothing city management sim. Good timing, then, that a new expansion is on the horizon. Sunset Harbor will arrive next week, bringing a new commercial enterprise with it: the fishing industry. Check out the announcement trailer above.
It may be that you've suddenly got an abundance of free time on your hands. It may be that you need a way to help pass it. But even if neither of those things are true, it is definitely Thursday, which means it's time to pop around to the Epic Games Store for our weekly infusion of free stuff.
A new DirectX badge is going to start showing up on graphics hardware: It's called DirectX 12 Ultimate, and it denotes support for "ALL next generation graphics hardware features," Microsoft announced today.
The Hidden Cup 3 for Age of Empires 2: Definitive Edition is taking place this weekend, and boasts the highest prize pool for an Age of Empires 2 esports event in 18 years.
Lots of indie developers over at Itch.io are offering their games at heavily-discounted prices—or, in some cases, completely free of charge.
Doom Eternal is finally almost here after four years of waiting, and it sounds amazing. Our review gave it a 94/100, calling it "a celebration of excess. Excess in sin, in violence, scale, speed, and volume." That's high praise, but I want to know when I can play it. Even though the official release date is March 20, you might be able to fire it up a bit earlier depending on where you are.
After a year without any updates, Keen Software House has pushed sandbox engineering sim Medieval Engineers out of Steam Early Access.
Jurassic Life, the mod that brings Jurassic Park to Half-Life 2, is finally playable from start to finish. The team behind the mod also put together a new gameplay video earlier this week, which you can check out above.