Battlestate Games Recaps Escape from Tarkov Progress in 2016

Battlestate Games released a lengthy recap of their progress on the FPS Escape from Tarkov in 2016. If you have not been lucky enough to get into the alpha, the video will get you up to speed on some of the features, weapons, and locations completed in the past year, along with a few hints on what will be coming in 2017. The extended alpha was released yesterday, which brought some new players int...

Escape from Tarkov Begins Extended Alpha Testing

Russian indie devs Battlestate Games announced that their upcoming hardcore MMOFPS Escape From Tarkov will be entering another round of alpha testing. Being called an extended alpha, the new build introduces the Woods environment that provides a more natural contrast to the urban environments featured in the game’s first alpha. The Woods is a mix of open fields and dense forests, which creat...

Dragon Quest X PS4 Gameplay Footage Shown Off

Over a year ago Square Enix announced that they were planning on bringing Dragon Quest X to the PlayStation 4 and now during the Jump Festa 2017 stage event they have given us our first look at the game running on the console. The company stated that the PlayStation 4 version will run the MMORPG in 1080p at 60 frames per second. As you’ll see in the video below, the depth of the background scenery...

Revelation Online Showcases the Swordmage Class in New Trailer

My.com (World of Speed) and NetEase released a new trailer today showcasing the Swordmage class in Revelation Online. While the Swordmage wields a falchion, her real skill is providing one of the highest ranged DPS in the game through a variety of elemental magics. Her blade serves as a focus so she can create magical blades to strike down enemies. She can engage enemies at both a range and close ...

Necromancers and More: BlizzCon 2016 Round Up

Let’s get the embarrassing bit out of the way first: I was wrong. My original prediction of Diablo 4 did not come true at BlizzCon 2016’s Opening Ceremonies. So if you aren’t at BlizzCon 2016 or didn’t have a digital ticket, this is what you missed. Diablo III Blizzard has come up with a very Blizzard-like way to further extend the life of Diablo III without releasing a ful...

Escape from Tarkov Partners with Legendary Firearms Manufacturer Kalashnikov

Battlestate Games partnered up with Russian firearms manufacturer Kalashnikov to get access to a variety of weapons in the company’s inventory. The partnership allowed the developers to collect audio samples to create realistic sound effects for the upcoming FPS Escape from Tarkov. Battlestate Games released a new developer diary in Russian with English subtitles documenting the trip to the ...

World of Warcraft: Legion Review

World of Warcraft: Legion Developer: Blizzard Publisher: Blizzard Platform: Mac, Windows (Reviewed) Release Date: 30 August 2016 Price: $49.99 USD – Available Here Video Review Overview World of Warcraft: Legion is the sixth expansion pack for the venerable World of Warcraft MMORPG. The Burning Legion is invading Azeroth once again with the assistance of the warlock Gul’dan. Of course, where...

Warhammer 40,000: Eternal Crusade Kicks Off

So with the roar of the boltgun, the chainsword, and the war cries of genetic super warriors, Bandai Namco’s and Behaviour Interactive Warhammer 40,000: Eternal Crusade has come out on Steam last week. The game has gone through a period of closed alpha play and early access on steam but as of the 23rd of this month, it is now in full release. Since my initial perusal earlier this year, the game ap...

World of Warcraft: Legion Early Access Begins for Pre-Orders

The countdown to World of Warcraft: Legion is well underway with the release of Patch 7.0. Blizzard has opened up early access to those who have pre-ordered the expansion and have at least one level 70 character, allowing players to start their Demon Hunters. Players will be able to roll either a Night Elf or Blood Elf Demon Hunter and explore the beginning zone Mardum. Similar to how Death Knight...

World of Warcraft Harbingers Animated Short, Audio Drama, Comic Released

Blizzard wasted no time at their panel at San Diego Comic Con today. The California based company released three pieces of supplemental lore for their upcoming World of Warcraft: Legion expansion pack in three very different forms. The first is episode one of a new animated series of shorts called World of Warcraft: Harbingers – The Story of Gul’dan. Told from the perspective of the fi...

World of Warcraft: Legion Pre-Patch Now Live

Blizzard deployed the World of Warcraft: Legion pre-patch today to the live servers. Like previous expansions, the pre-patch is deployed usually four to six weeks ahead of the release of an expansion for World of Warcraft to implement some of the major changes being added to the game. Numbered as Patch 7.0, the transmogrication system has been overhauled with the new Appearance tab and some new fe...

Escape from Tarkov Closed Alpha Details and Gameplay Footage Released

Batttlestate Games announced today that registration for the closed alpha of their upcoming military-themed FPS/MMO Escape from Tarkov has opened. The alpha is scheduled to begin on August 4th. Interested gamers can register at the official website. In addition to the closed alpha announcement, Battlestate Games has released a lengthy 28 minute video featuring new gameplay footage from their lates...

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