It’s official, Steam Early Access is the new Kickstarter for medium budget games. In late 2013 we predicted that the biggest story of the coming year would in fact be Steam Early Access. Since the beginning of the year we’ve heard nothing but success stories due to launching on Early Access. Rust, DayZ, Starbound, and now Next Car Game owe their initial sales success to Steam.
A new report on the continuing NSA spying scandal goes into detail on the agency’s interest in online gaming. World of Warcraft, Xbox Live, and Second Life are among the services listed that are being spied on but it wouldn’t be a terrible stretch to assume that most online games have been infiltrated.
Are you really as good as you think you are?
Countless articles have been written on the importance and influence of Half-Life’s single player campaign but it’s crucial to identify what is arguably the larger aspect of PC FPS games, multiplayer.
Fans of the troubled series got a bit of perplexing news from EA regarding the status of the renamed, redesigned, and ultimately cancelled Command & Conquer title. There may be a glimmer of hope that EA hasn’t all but abandoned the series and is possibly even looking at transferring the current title to a new studio. Read on for more details.