Valve fully behind VR with full game in the works

Posted 01/18 01:44 in Mobile | 0comments

Valve fully behind VR with full game in the works

During this evening’s AMA with Valve’s Gabe Newell, he confirmed their future commitment to VR.The knuckles controller is being designed at the same time as we’re designing our own VR games.

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Gabe Newell confirms Valve are still making single player games

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Gabe Newell confirms Valve are still making single player games

Asked in today’s ‘Ask Me Anything’ event whether Valve is still working on any “fully-fledged single player games,” Gabe Newell replied in the affirmative.In that same thread, he confirms “They’re coming” when asked about the JJ Abrams-headed films based around Portal and Half-Life.

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XCOM 2 mod Long War 2 to overhaul strategic layer

Posted 01/17 19:50 in Mobile | 0comments

XCOM 2 mod Long War 2 to overhaul strategic layer

The upcoming (still no concrete release date announced there) XCOM 2 mod Long War 2 will apparently be making some fairly significant changes to the game’s strategic layer.In Long War 2, players will have to organise their resistance cells “within each region they have contacted”.

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Mirage: Arcane Warfare Taurant class on show

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Mirage: Arcane Warfare Taurant class on show

Torn Banner Studios nultiplayer combat game Mirage: Arcane Warfare come with the Taurant class and this is how it looks.The Taurant is a melee class which comes with the following abilities to wreak havoc in battle: He’s not exactly quiet as you can hear in this new video.

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Little Nightmares awakens on 28 April

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Little Nightmares awakens on 28 April

Protagonist Six is trapped inside a building called The Maw, in which each room is a cell-like puzzle.As well as puzzle solving, there’ll be some sneaking and hiding from The Maw’s dangerous residents.

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Sniper Ghost Warrior 3 beta test announced

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Sniper Ghost Warrior 3 beta test announced

CI Games has revealed that an open beta will be taking place for Sniper Ghost Warrior 3.The beta test is set to start on 3 February and anyone interested in testing the game can register their interest from Friday, 17 January.

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Crytek's Warface now being published by My.Com

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Crytek's Warface now being published by My.Com

With Crytek’s recent financial troubles, they have dropped the publishing side of the game and handed it over to free to play publisher My.The statement says it will “allow Crytek to focus on the development aspect while bringing more content and updates to Warface”.

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Sniper Elite 4 intel video introduces rocket scientist Andreas Kessler

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Sniper Elite 4 intel video introduces rocket scientist Andreas Kessler

A new intel video for Sniper Elite 4 has been posted by Rebellion, and in this video, they take a look at Andreas Kessler.Hitler was always up to no good and his band of rocket scientists were trying to push the boundaries of technology.

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Gearbox' Randy Pitchford posts bizarre tweet linking to Battleborn porn

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Gearbox' Randy Pitchford posts bizarre tweet linking to Battleborn porn

We’ve seen some strange marketing ploys in our time covering PC gaming but this one is truly bizarre.We know that Battleborn is pretty much dead in the water but did the Gearbox CEO Randy Pitchford need to resort to this?

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FIFA 17 PC Update 4 released, adds latency details

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FIFA 17 PC Update 4 released, adds latency details

You’ll now have a slightly better idea of the connection quality ahead of Ultimate Team matches in FIFA 17, courtesy of Update 4, released today on PC.It still won’t show you any specific latency numbers, but it’s now a five bar system (so you can be pretty sure that anything under four bars is going to be a bit rubbish).

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Watch Dogs 2 PC patch 1.09 today - Performance fixes and Dualshock 4 support

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Watch Dogs 2 PC patch 1.09 today - Performance fixes and Dualshock 4 support

A new PC patch for Watch Dogs 2 is releasing today to fix a few issues and it also adds a few features.Along with performance tweaks including optimisation of RAM usage, the update will also add DualShock 4 controller support, a music volume slider, and there’s also a nerf to the s.

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Messiah from Shiny Entertainment shows up on Steam

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Messiah from Shiny Entertainment shows up on Steam

Oddly, despite their recent financial perils and attempted IP auction, Interplay are still listed as the publisher.There’s no indication that this version is any different from the one released through GOG in 2008, and the GOG version remains cheaper ($10, versus $15 on Steam once the early promotion ends).

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Paladins Open Beta patch 41 Notes - New map Storm Keep added

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Paladins Open Beta patch 41 Notes - New map Storm Keep added

The open beta for Hi-Rez Studios’ team shooter Paladins is being updated to patch 41 which includes champion changes and more.The update includes numerous general changes such as Siege and Playload mode rewards and other general fixes.

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Sundered Kickstarter launches, is already half funded

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Sundered Kickstarter launches, is already half funded

Thunder Lotus’ Kickstarter campaign for Sundered went up today, and already has half of the $19,000 CAD they are seeking.It’s a slightly atypical Kickstarter, largely doubling (by the developers own words) as a way to get people buying into a closed beta.

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Zenimax seeking "vindication" over their VR IP claims against Oculus

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Zenimax seeking "vindication" over their VR IP claims against Oculus

Today Zenimax sent PC Invasion a statement in response to the Oculus statement from last week which claimed that that the case was “wasteful litigation”.The full statement reads: “With the start of the trial of our case in Federal District Court in Dallas against Defendants Facebook, Oculus and its management, ZeniMax and id Software welcome the opportunity to present substantial evidence of the Defendants’ misappropriation of our Virtual Reality (VR) intellectual property.

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Paragon Patch 36.1 - Hero changes for Steel, Greaystone and Sparrow

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Paragon Patch 36.1 - Hero changes for Steel, Greaystone and Sparrow

This week a new Paragon patch drops taking the game to version 36.Greystone is being nerfed on id Reforged skill with a reduction in base damage, its slow effect, mana will no longer regen and finally, it now scales.

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Gabe Newell speaking tomorrow in an AMA session

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Gabe Newell speaking tomorrow in an AMA session

The elusive Gabe Newell will be crawling out of hiding tomorrow to take part in an AMA session.The AMA will probably be filled with questions asking WTF is Halfe Life 3?

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Plays Omikron: The Nomad Soul - Part 4

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Plays Omikron: The Nomad Soul - Part 4

The PC Invasion blind play-through of Omikron: The Nomad Soul continues in this fourth installment.This time out, I’m following a lead from Kay’l and Den’s investigation.

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Swery65 returns to game development with White Owls Inc

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Swery65 returns to game development with White Owls Inc

Hidetaka Suehiro (known to most as Swery65) has announced his return to game development with the opening of his own studio, White Owls Inc.Suehiro left his previous company, Access Games, in October 2016.

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Steam Top Sellers - Week ending 15 January

Posted 01/15 17:45 in Mobile | 0comments

Steam Top Sellers - Week ending 15 January

There’s a new number one as Astroneer climbs from fourth place last week to the top spot in the Steam Top Sellers for week ending 15 January.CS:GO stands firm in second spot for another week, The Forest enters the list in third and H1Z1: King of the Hill rises three places into fourth.

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