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Baldur’s Gate 3 dev issues another hotfix and a call to make more interesting characters

You’re boring people, sweetie.Larian Studios has issued another hotfix for Baldur’s Gate 3 along with a request to create more interesting characters.The game has a robust character creator with plenty of options to choose from, yet according to Larian, early access players aren’t creating very interesting characters.Using analytics, the team took the most popular choices in character creation and recreated a character based on the data received. Larian stated at first it thought analytics wasn’t working properly, but after checking, it was indeed working as intended.After gathering the data, the team created a character using choices made the most, and…

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Amnesia: Rebirth story trailer shows off the Algerian desert, other environments

By Stephany Nunneley, Friday, 9 October 2020 16:17 GMT Frictional Games has released a story trailer for Amnesia: Rebirth.This Amnesia: Rebirth video is narrated by Salim, one of the marooned crew members of the Cassandra, who gives a bit of a background on the game’s story. After some members of the team leave to look for help, he becomes the only surviving member of those left behind and finds there is some sort of creature lurking around. He decides to leave the area to search for the others.The video also gives you an early look at some of the environments….

Here’s your first look at Amnesia: Rebirth gameplay thumbnail VG247

Here’s your first look at Amnesia: Rebirth gameplay

By Stephany Nunneley, Friday, 2 October 2020 17:50 GMT Frictional Games has released the first gameplay footage of Amnesia: Rebirth.Frictional Games is showing off the first gameplay footage of Amnesia: Rebirth in a five-minute-long video. In it, you will see various environments, puzzles, and some of the gameplay mechanics along with physics interactions. It also shows a sneak peek of one of the game’s monsters where the player has to go through an obstacle course in an attempt to escape. Amnesia: Rebirth releases on October 20 for PC and PlayStation 4. Pre-orders are available on Steam, GOG.com, Epic Games Store,…

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Baldur’s Gate 3 reveals Races and Classes for day one Early Access

Larian Studios has announced the races, variations, and classes of Baldur’s Gate 3’s Early Access.When Baldur’s Gate 3 goes into Early Access on October 6, you will be able to select from 16 races and subraces, as well as six classes from day one.On launch, players will be able to create humans, githyanki, elves, drow, half-elf, dwarves, halflings, and tieflings, including subraces of each.You will be able to create your own characters and play in either single-player or as a party of up to four in multiplayer, with over 25 hours worth of content designed for multiple playthroughs.Races such as…

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Silent Hill 4: The Room arrives on GOG

By Stephany Nunneley, Friday, 2 October 2020 14:40 GMT Silent Hill 4: The Room is now available on PC through GOG.Silent Hill 4: The Room has been released DRM-free through GOG.The classic survival horror title stars Henry Townshend, who finds himself trapped in his apartment without contact with the outside world, suffering from horrible nightmares.At some point, a hole comes open in his wall and takes him through alternate dimensions such as a subway station where he meets a woman who is eventually killed. He ends up back up at his apartment, which acts as a safe room of sorts…

Metal Gear Solid 1 & 2 are now available on GOG thumbnail Rock,Paper,Shotgun

Metal Gear Solid 1 & 2 are now available on GOG

Solid Snake, Revolver Ocelot, and all their wacky mates return to PC today with re-releases of the first two Metal Gear Solid games popping up on GOG, after years hiding in boxes. The stealth series was clunky but ahead of its time in a lot of ways (and I’m as alarmed as anyone by how prescient their politics now seem) so I’m quite curious to see how the vintage tactical espionage action actually holds up. It’s not going to be super-great, is it, but I’m game. GOG have dug up the original Metal Gear too. (more…)

Metal Gear classics head to GOG alongside Castlevania, Contra thumbnail VG247

Metal Gear classics head to GOG alongside Castlevania, Contra

By Stephany Nunneley, Friday, 25 September 2020 15:02 GMT Three classic Metal Gear games have been released on GOG today.Konami has re-released Metal Gear, Metal Gear Solid, and Metal Gear Solid 2: Substance on PC through GOG.The games will run you $5.99, $9.99, and $9.99, respectively, or the regional equivalent.Alongside the Metal Gear games, the Konami Collector’s Series featuring Castlevania and Contra has also been released on the service.It includes Castlevania, Castlevania 2 Simon’s Quest, Castlevania 3 Dracula’s Curse, Contra, and Super C and will run you $5.99, or the regional equivalent.The games coming to GOG are no surprise considering…

Baldur’s Gate 3 Early Access delayed to October 6 thumbnail VG247

Baldur’s Gate 3 Early Access delayed to October 6

By Stephany Nunneley, Wednesday, 23 September 2020 17:17 GMT The Early Access period for Baldur’s Gate 3 has been delayed by one week.Larian Studios has announced Baldur’s Gate 3 Early Access will see a slight delay.Instead of going live on September 30 as planned, it will instead go into Early Access on October 6.According to the developer, the team has run into some unexpected delays, as there are some stability issues being sifted through.“Because of the delays, our translations are also later than expected and we want to ensure localization for the announced Early Access languages is strong enough for…

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Amnesia: Rebirth coming October 20 to PC and PlayStation 4

By Stephany Nunneley, Tuesday, 15 September 2020 17:30 GMT SOMA developers Frictional Games has announced a date for the horror sequel Amnesia: Rebirth and has released a new trailer to go along with the date.Ten years after the release of Amnesia: The Dark Descent, Frictional Games has provided a new trailer announcing the release date for the horror sequel, Amnesia: Rebirth.Scheduled to arrive on October 20 on PC and PlayStation 4, pre-orders are now open on Steam, GOG, Epic Games Store, and the PlayStation Store.In the new trailer released today, you get a glimpse into more of the twisted story…

Panzer Dragoon Remake coming “soon” to PC and PS4 thumbnail VG247

Panzer Dragoon Remake coming “soon” to PC and PS4

By Stephany Nunneley, Friday, 11 September 2020 19:53 GMT And to Xbox One “a little bit later.”Panzer Dragoon Remake is coming “soon” to PC and PS4, according to the game’s official Twitter account.Currently available through Stadia and on Nintendo Switch, it’s been known for a while the game was coming to PC.Announced for Switch during E3 2019, it was revealed during the fall of that year the MegaPixel Studio-developed title would head to Steam. You were even able to wishlist it.Now we know it is also heading to PS4 as well as Steam and GOG. Panzer Dragoon: Remake will be soon…