Trailer Attack: 16th December 2016 – Warriors lost steep altar
From December 16 – January 2 the Christmas Truce of WW1 is re-enacted in Verdun on Steam. This seasonal event will be part of the War Child Armistice to raise money for children affected by conflict. On a dedicated winter map players can throw snowballs at each other, play football matches, sing along with Christmas carols and send Christmas cards to their loved ones. New this year are the introduction of the Scottish Highlanders, a Christmas song on bagpipes, War Child Christmas cards to share and a War Child Armistice medal. A limited version is offered between regular matches, and an unlimited version is available via a DLC for those that make a donation for the charity. All players that send out Christmas cards from the in-game trenches will automatically join the Verdun giveaway where they get the chance to win an extra Verdun key, trench whistle and/or Verdun peppermint can on a daily basis.
Dynasty Warriors: Godseekers
KOEI TECMO Europe today detailed the exciting gameplay features and early purchase bonuses of the upcoming epic tactics style title, Dynasty Warriors: Godseekers. The game is due for digital release via the PlayStation Store on the 1st February 2017 for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita. A gameplay trailer showcasing the tactical gameplay elements of Dynasty Warriors: Godseekers was released today. Dynasty Warriors: Godseekers utilises a tactical gameplay system wherein players strategically move their units across a battlefield to defeat opposing forces. Actions take place on a grid, with units moving a select set of spaces before carrying out offensive or defensive manoeuvres. Cunningly attacking from the sides and rear of an enemy will deal significant amounts of damage, allowing units to be eliminated more efficiently. Defeating enemies successfully will enable Synchro Mode, which allows the user to unleash powerful attacks that can decimate an opposing force.
After the defeat of Lady Allevia and putting an end to her centuries-old torment, a mysterious, powerful figure has saved you from Guild Lord Davian’s attack and left you in the dark caves below the Catacombs. Ancient ruins lost to history, a malevolent race, and this mysterious figure’s agenda all stand between you and Davian: survival isn’t enough; your destiny await. Flying Helmet Games announce the third episode of Eon Altar titled “Watcher in the Dark,” releasing on January 19, 2017. Episode 3 will require both Episodes 1 and 2 to play.
Surf World Series
Surf’s up! UK-based independent studio Climax Studios today announced their new game, Surf World Series, coming to PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC in 2017.
Sega has released a new trailer for Valkyria Revolution introducing characters that make up Vanargand team.
8-Bit Invaders! is an indie, retro-style Real-Time Strategy game, and the follow-up to 8-Bit Armies and 8-Bit Hordes games. It launches today, December 16th, on Steam, GOG and Humble Store.
The Dwarves have been out for two weeks, but there are still many companions of our hero Tungdil who deserve a proper introduction. Please meet Bavragor: mason, drinker, the most stubborn and probably strongest fighter in Tungdil’s crew.
Enter a fantasy world of ancient technology in Paladins, a team-based shooter with strategy elements and deep character customization. Through a unique collectible card system, players can amplify and augment a character’s core set of abilities to play exactly how they want to play. Paladins is a free-to-play, class-based first person shooter from Hi-Rez Studios. Paladins is currently available on PC and Mac.
Go behind the scenes with Respawn Entertainment to see what inspires the design of the Pilots and Titans, and how they are brought to life in game.
Introducing the final Odyssey 2017 reward – Demonic Pact Anubis, the newest Tier 5 skin in SMITE! Available now.
The sixteenth Elusive Target, The Guru, is now live in Sapienza across all platforms. A briefing video is available online and in-game to help players determine the approximate location of the target. Players will need to own HITMAN Episode 2: Sapienza in order to access this content
In Steep, sharing moments and rides in real time enhances the gameplay experience! In this Made in the Alps, the team describes the seamless multiplayer experience and how grouping with fellow riders is as easy as 1… well, it’s just 1 button to push!
Space Engineers is entering the Beta development stage. Throughout its time in Early Access, Space Engineers has become the first space sandbox game of its kind and size; as a result, the devs have successfully established themselves as one of the leaders in the genre. Very few games allow you to build such a huge variety of ships, stations, voxel based planets, and mods. It has one of the biggest workshops on Steam thanks to its amazing modding community, with more than 240,000 items and counting.
Strap in and prime the blasters to battle waves of alien attackers as fast-paced space shooter game Galatron launches today from Big Viking Games, the largest independent mobile and social game studio in Canada and a pioneer in HTML5 Messenger Instant Games. Available on Facebook Messenger (mobile and desktop) for free, Galatron has players blast through hordes of alien ships, dodge devastating meteors and battle epic bosses in a quest to save the galaxy.
Flying Tigers: Shadows Over China
Some people say that World War II started in China when the Second Sino-Japanese War broke out in 1937, a full two years before German aggression seized Europe. Flying Tigers: Shadows Over China, a historical air-combat action game currently in Steam Early Access, is based on the true events of covert American WW2 fighter pilots who flew combat for the Chinese Nationalist Party under Chiang Kai-shek, more commonly referred to as the Republic of China or the Kuomintang aka KMT (the Kuomintang were forced to retreat to Taiwan in 1949 after being defeated by the Communist Party of China during the Chinese Civil War). The “Kipling” Steam update introduces the first set of hand-painted illustrations that strives to capture the mood, look and feel of aerial warfare in 1940s South-East Asia theatre of World War II, more commonly known as the CBI (China-Burma-India).
As the holidays are drawing closer, BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc. sets the festive mood with their newly released Winter Update for the multiplayer online golf game Winning Putt. Besides special Holiday events and themes, the latest addition brings a new course for high-level players, snow, and a crafting system.
Lost in Harmony
Today, Digixart studio (founded by ex Ubisoft Yoan Fanise) launches its new musical story entitled “M.I.R.A.I’s Escape”. With a soundtrack created by the composers of Dragon Quest, Street Fighter, Pokémon, Deemo, Cytus and Monster Hunter, this new story, added for free in Lost in Harmony pushes the game into the heart of the musical games genre. The player will incarnate an enigmatic little robot, M.I.R.A.I., who travels the universe to escape its destiny. This futuristic story is the land of a frenetic and immersive gameplay, combining a variety of moves that touch surfaces can offer. Players will need both hands to succeed to the end…
Welcome to the Aplowcalypse: the revenge-fueled, multiplayer battle arena where players control futuristic snowplow-mechs in the bowels of a massive space beast that has just devoured Earth. Team up with 3 other drivers and seek vengeance for your fallen planet by battling through the innards of this intergalactic monster. Kill aliens for points, but kill players for theirs. In this free, 4 player, local counter co-op game, friends can become foe within seconds. Along the way, earn “plowerups,” and bragging rights as you plow through alien parasites and attempt to be the best alien slayer in the belly of the beast. Aplowcalypse is now out on Steam.