Half-Life Solo Story Mod Echoes

While Black Mesa may be rebuilding Half-Life‘s world on a slightly more modern foundation, modder James “MrGnang” Cockburn reckons there’s some life in Valve’s old GoldSrc engine yet. Half-Life: Echoes is an impressive mod released last Friday, putting the player in the shoes of a scientist elsewhere in the Black Mesa facility when everything goes to […]

The new Okami soundtrack vinyl release is absolutely gorgeous

Okami has a particularly brilliant soundtrack. With the new port out on the Nintendo Switch it’s also apparently the perfect time for a soundtrack re-release – and this one is special. Okami HD hit the Nintendo Switch last week – and to mark the occasion the video game music connoisseurs over at Data Discs have […]

The Escapist 2 gets new update on Switch along with The Glorious Regime DLC

This week, The Escapists 2 received an update on Switch. Along with various fixes and Japanese language support, The Glorious Regime DLC map is now available. The full patch notes are as follows: – Added support for ‘The Glorious Regime’ DLC map.– Added Japanese language support.– Added the ‘Add-on content’ section.– Fixed a crash when […]

Bethesda defends its legal threat against a man who tried to resell a “new”, sealed copy of The Evil Within 2 on Amazon Marketplace • Eurogamer.net

Overnight Polygon posted a report about Bethesda threatening an individual with legal action for selling a sealed copy of The Evil Within 2 on Amazon Marketplace. The legal firm acting on Bethesda’s behalf – a company called Vorys – took issue with an individual’s labelling of The Evil Within 2 as “new”, insisting the individual, […]

What are we all playing this weekend?

Well then, that was a busy week in games. Didn’t it feel busy? Dead Cells left early access and is still great, Monster Hunter: World hit PC, a new Zachlike from Zachtronics entered early access, Wadjet Eye’s Unavowed is out and great, QuakeCon is hopping, Overcooked 2 came out with more cracking party game antics, […]

Tekken 7: Five characters we want to see as DLC

So, Tekken 7 is getting another helping of downloadable content, with Negan from The Walking Dead being the undoubtable highlight. Yes, the sweary, baseball-bat wielding nutter played by Jeffrey-Dean Morgan in AMC’s rapidly-decomposing TV adaptation of Robert Kirkman’s apocalyptic comic book series. Having a gander on Twitter, it’s clear most people are wondering how the […]

Jim Carrey is Dr Robotnik in the Sonic movie • Eurogamer.net

Jim Carrey will play Dr Robotnik in the upcoming Sonic movie. The Hollywood star confirmed the role during a panel at the Television Critics Association’s summer press tour promoting his new TV show, Kidding (thanks, Deadline). Carrey didn’t say much about the gig or the movie, but his portrayal of Sonic’s famous villain will be […]