Free games of the week

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Free games of the week

Racing cars around, bashing into each other, throwing yourself or your friends off of the edge. This week you can play a fiendishly fun yet deviously simple car game, or scroll down and read about some strategic roguelikes where you must destroy your enemies and try to survive. If neither of these ideas take your […]

Subterranean ne’er-do-well sim Dungeons 2 free on GOG

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Subterranean ne’er-do-well sim Dungeons 2 free on GOG

It’s about time we boarded up the windows here in the RPS treehouse for the weekend, but we leave you with a little gift, although admittedly a second-hand one. Presumably in an effort to drum up interest in the (quite good) Dungeons 3, Realmforge Studios have been giving away the second game in their Dungeon […]

One Piece: World Seeker’s anime piracy goes open-world

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One Piece: World Seeker’s anime piracy goes open-world

Sometimes it feels like everyone and their dog is jumping on the open-world bandwagon, but pairing the free-wheeling cartoon pirate adventures of One Piece with a world that lets you bounce, swing and spin your way freely from fight to fight feels like a savvy call. Enter One Piece: World Seeker, studio Ganbarion’s ambitious-looking project […]

System Shock Remake development being ‘refocused’

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System Shock Remake development being ‘refocused’

When we last reported on the Kickstarter-funded System Shock remake from Night Dive Studios, all sounded relatively well, and the team were gearing up to expand the scope of their plans, from making a straight remake into something more akin to a modern-day reboot for the series. Unfortunately, greater scope means a greater budget and […]

Blazblue Cross Tag Battle’s pricing & first DLC announced

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Blazblue Cross Tag Battle’s pricing & first DLC announced

Sometimes you get a hankering to turn the Anime up to 11, and sometimes you need to go even further. Arc System Works, still sizzling with success after Dragon Ball FighterZ, are gearing up for a PC release of Blazblue Cross Tag Battle, a mashup of their long-running Blazblue series, Persona 4 Arena (a spinoff of the […]

Rainbow Six Siege Invitational’s Quarter-Finals are live

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Rainbow Six Siege Invitational’s Quarter-Finals are live

It took a lot of tactical face-shooting to get here, but the virtual bloodbath that is the Six Invitational is in its final days. Down to just 8 teams, the final few matches will be playing out over the course of today and the weekend. At the time of writing, Brazil’s Faze Clan are in […]

Spawn Point: The best JRPGs for total beginners

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Spawn Point: The best JRPGs for total beginners

Welcome back to Spawn Point, where we take an element from the world of gaming and explain what it is, why it’s worth your time and how you can dip your toes in and get involved. Last time, Brendan gave you a 101 course in Final Fantasy XII, a JRPG that recently got spruced up […]

How to avoid Vive’s VR subscription price hike

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How to avoid Vive’s VR subscription price hike

For the five of you that own an HTC Vive, I’ve got some bad news for you. At the end of March, the price of HTC’s Viveport subscription service is going up. In the UK, £6.99/month will become £8.99/month on March 22nd, with a similar price increase taking place across all 60+ countries where Viveport’s available. Fortunately, there’s […]

CCP reveal plans to crack down on EVE Online botters

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CCP reveal plans to crack down on EVE Online botters

Like a lot of online games, EVE Online has a problem with botters – players who create automated bots to slave away in the asteroid mines. That problem only got worse since the MMO introduced its free-to-play ‘Alpha Clone’ accounts. Pressure from fans has led to this recent update on the EVE Online blog, in […]