Author: John Reetun

Review: Conan Exiles

Title: Conan Exiles Platform: PS4 (reviewed), Xbox One, PC Developer: Funcom Publisher: Deep Silver Release date: May 8, 2018 tl;dr: A good start, but there’s still a lot of work to be done Price: £40/$40 (across all platforms) Family Focus: Click here for more information It does feel like the hardcore survival sim is very much in full swing at the moment; ARK, MGS Survive, Fallout 76 being a survival game, and an absolute overkill of indie titles have seen the genre become a tad bloated. So, when Conan Exiles arrived from early access, mixing a surely poisonous cocktail of...

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The Indie News Roundup: Microsoft, Tunic, and Cthulhu

There’s no “E3” in Indie – but we still have to talk about it Welcome back to another roundup of indie news, our weekly tidbit of all the latest movings and/or shakings of the indie sphere. And with E3 all wrapped up, we saw a ton of news come through, so you can imagine how the process of filtering out what we put in this week’s roundup went. That being said, we’ve somehow managed to pick a handful of stories that you should know about. Micro Monopoly: Microsoft Buy Three Indie Studios It’s fair to say that Microsoft came out...

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E3 2018: Assassin’s Creed Odyssey gets a full trailer and gameplay

We got our first look at Assassin’s Creed Odyssey – other than its surrounding merchandise, with the trailer showing our new protagonist being thrown from a cliff as a child before surviving and growing up – presumably becoming a tad pissed off in that time. As we learnt in the leak last week, Odyssey will be set in Ancient Greece, amidst a war that you’ll need to bring an end to. You’ll do this using the broken spear of Leonidus – who I’m pretty sure is the guy from 300, but I might be wrong. The presentation, showed off...

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E3: For Honor announces new Marching Fire

For Honor has announced a new expansion, Marching Fire, bringing in four new warriors and a new faction, with the next update arriving October 16. There’s also going to be a 4 v 4 multiplayer castle siege mode coming in a future update. And, if that’s got you wanting to try out For Honor before Marching Fire releases, you’ll be able to pick up a Starter Pack on PC through UPlay absolutely free until June 18. This story is developing, we’ll have more up...

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E3 2018: Starlink will launch on October 16

And Star Fox will be there We got a new trailer and release date for Starlink, arriving October 16. The game showed off how players will explore Atlas, using AR toys to bring in support. And the way we saw this being used was only by bloody Star Fox showing up, with all his mates coming along for the ride! Obviously, Star Fox is an exclusive character for Nintendo Switch. This story is developing, we’ll have more up soon, we promise!...

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