One of Epic’s next free games is a melee ARPG with lots of loot

It’s Thursday, and you know what that means – another round of free PC games from the Epic Games Store. This week, you can grab the Dead by Daylight and While True: learn(). As ever, Epic has revealed next week’s freebies, too, and one of them is an action-RPG that only came out last year. You’ll… Continue reading One of Epic’s next free games is a melee ARPG with lots of loot

Dead by Daylight is free on Epic, and here’s a code for 150,000 free Blood Points

With its steep price drops and regular free weekends, Dead by Daylight seems to constantly flutter on the brink of going free-to-play but never quite committing (probably on account of its ongoing popularity). The asymmetrical 4-v-1 slasher has about umpteen (22) paid DLCs starring new survivors and monsters, with the latest out today, featuring a… Continue reading Dead by Daylight is free on Epic, and here’s a code for 150,000 free Blood Points

WoW: Shadowlands’ Eternity’s End patch hits the PTR

Blizzard has launched World of Warcraft’s second major patch for the Shadowlands expansion onto the Public Test Realm. You’ve got a new raid, dungeons, quests, and a new mode for Torghast to check out, though expect to see some tuning tweaks as things rumble on. The main attraction is the new Sepulcher of the First… Continue reading WoW: Shadowlands’ Eternity’s End patch hits the PTR

Active Total War Troy development is over, leaving only Total War: Warhammer 3

Yesterday’s welcome respite from the onslaught of Total War: Warhammer III news has taken a strange turn as we’ve now had confirmation that A Total War Saga: Troy’s upcoming Rhesus and Memnon expansion will be its last. I joked yesterday that it’s not all about Warhammer III, but apparently it kinda is? A Creative Assembly… Continue reading Active Total War Troy development is over, leaving only Total War: Warhammer 3

How to fix the dreaded aim bug in Battlefield 2042

Among the many fixes in the very large “Update #3” patch that rolled out for Battlefield 2042 this morning, some players are finding an unwelcome surprise: they can't aim. They can't move their mouse left or right, specifically. This makes it pretty hard to play a first-person shooter. There's no way to rebind the X-axis… Continue reading How to fix the dreaded aim bug in Battlefield 2042

Deep Rock Galactic Season Two ‘will be a bit less ambitious and will come out faster’

With over 3 million copies sold and dozens of thousands of active players, co-op shooter-miner Deep Rock Galactic is kind of a big deal. So even if its much-anticipated Season 2 is still a few months away, we'll suck up any new information about it like an interplanetary dwarven miner sucks up alien eggs and… Continue reading Deep Rock Galactic Season Two ‘will be a bit less ambitious and will come out faster’

Windows 11 is gaining on Windows 10 as its popularity grows among Steam users

It’s been just under two months since Microsoft officially released Windows 11, and it’s quickly becoming more prevalent among gaming PCs. According to the Steam hardware survey for November 2021, the fledgling OS has now usurped the beloved Windows 7 as the second most popular operating system among Steam users. Windows 11 had a fairly… Continue reading Windows 11 is gaining on Windows 10 as its popularity grows among Steam users

The Forest gets a resurgence on Steam as Sons of the Forest lands a release date

Excitement might be building for the follow-up to the survival-horror game The Forest, but that doesn’t mean people have forgotten about the original just yet. As per SteamDB, The Forest was hitting highs of around 7,000 concurrent players on Steam at the start of October before leaping to a peak of 40,000 concurrent players by… Continue reading The Forest gets a resurgence on Steam as Sons of the Forest lands a release date