The RPS Advent Calendar 2018, Dec 11th

This advent calendar doesn’t function on its own, you know. There are a bunch of us in here cranking levers, jumping up and down on switches, hurriedly shovelling words into furnaces. All so you can open day 11 and find out what’s inside… It’s FAR: Lone Sails! Katharine: When I arrived at university in the […]

Counter-Strike’s Portal Easter Egg is not teasing an announcement

Valve head honcho Gabe Newell has confirmed that the Portal Easter Egg featured in Counter-Strike’s Danger Zone mode is just that: an Easter Egg, nothing more. There’s no game reveal planned, so don’t get your hopes up. The Easter Egg in question is tucked away behind a locked door in room 3 of a motel, and […]

Conan Unconquered RTS announced | Rock Paper Shotgun

Conan’s gamelords Funcom have announced that the barbarian’s fantasy land is to host a real-time strategy game, Conan Unconquered, made by Petroglyph Games. Petroglyph the studio founded by several former Command & Conquer folks, who’ve since come on to make games including Grey Goo and Star Wars: Empire At War. Conan Unconquered sounds a curious […]

Microsoft’s Phil Spencer wants Xbox Game Pass “on every device”

Microsoft is going big with Xbox Game Pass, and it wants to go even bigger. Xbox boss Phil Spencer said during the San Francisco’s Barclays conference this week Microsoft wants to bring Xbox Game Pass to “every device.” Keep in mind Spencer’s talk was main centered on smartphones, according to Gamespot (thanks,, but he […]

Black Ops 4 Battle Edition doesn’t include zombies

Everyone’s favourite mode in Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 is Blackout. Activision’s foray into battle royale has been really well-received — even our own lovely Josh thought it was terrific. Well, if you have zero interest in zombies, but still want to have a gander at the latest Call of Duty, you can now […]

Wizard’s Symphony introduces new characters with text and screenshots

Arc System Works has revealed three new characters in its upcoming dungeon RPG. Check out the information they provided and screenshots below. Elrick Meola (voiced by Koudai Sakai) A prodigy wizard of the adventurer’s training school known as “S&W.” However, he is currently suspended due to an incident he caused at the school. Intellectual and rational, […]