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Total War: Rome Remastered has been announced and it’s coming out in April

Total War: Rome Remastered has been announced, and it’s the first remaster ever for a Total War game.Scheduled for release on April 29, Total War: Rome Remastered was created in collaboration with Feral Interactive.This is a comprehensive remaster and features a suite of visual improvements such as full 4K visuals, native support for ultra-high-definition resolution, and overhauled environment, battlefield, and character models. You can also expect gameplay improvements and improved accessibility.It also comes with new gameplay content featuring 16 previously unplayable factions to play on top of the original 22.New features include a tactical map during battles, and heat maps and icon overlays…

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The next Steam Game Festival will take place in June

By Stephany Nunneley, Saturday, 20 February 2021 17:38 GMT The next Steam Game Festival will occur in June.The next Steam Game Festival returns June 16-22, so you will have a bit of a wait (thanks, resetera).Like previous festivals, you can expect plenty of demos, chats with developers, and live streams.Earlier this month, the winter festival kicked off and featured over 500 free game demos which were available to download and play for the duration.There were also developer livestreams on each participating game’s Steam page, and there were panels and chats.The format was similar to previous editions of The Steam Game…

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The Steam Lunar New Year Sale has kicked off

By Stephany Nunneley, Thursday, 11 February 2021 18:11 GMT You can save on thousands of titles, now through February 15.Valve has kicked off the Steam Lunar New Year Sale and you can save some money on tens of thousands of titles, now through February 15 at 10am PST, 1pm EST, 6pm UK.You can also earn points again, and kick off the Year of the Ox with an animated profile, mini profile, avatar frame, and animated avatar.Bundles are now available in the Points Shop, and you can save 10% when you purchase a Points Shop Bundle. If you already own a…

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Dead Cells will be free to play with Switch Online in the UK next week

By Stephany Nunneley, Wednesday, 20 January 2021 19:06 GMT Dead Cells will be free to play with Switch Online in select regions for one week starting January 26 and until February 1.If you are a Switch Online subscriber and have yet to try Dead Cells, you can do so for free next week if you live in the UK or Europe.Dead Cells is a Castlevania-inspired platformer featuring permadeath, where you’ll die, kill something, and learn your lesson in order to survive.The game has many weapons and gadgets available and is high risk with big rewards. Many times, you will find yourself trapped in…

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505 Games stops production on Indivisible

By Stephany Nunneley, Saturday, 10 October 2020 17:13 GMT 505 Games has announced it has stopped production on Indivisible with one final Switch update to be released.In a statement, 505 said the last Indivisible update will bring the Switch version up-to-date with the game on other platforms and is expect to arrive on October 13.The firm notes that unreleased IndieGoGo backer rewards such as backer-created and guest characters will not be added to the game. The Ajna statue, a backer reward, is in production, and availability information will be provided soon (thanks, GI.biz).Refunds for those that pre-purchased the Switch physical…

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Desperados 3 is now on Mac and Linux, and its first DLC is out

Here’s a fun computing fact for you: the Linux term root is derived from the cowboy term rootin’ tootin’, because the console cowboys who clip-clopped on their mechanical keyboards like a bucking bronco and listened to Fields Of The Nephilim would cry “Yeehaw!” and wave their leather Stetsons when they got system admin rights. How fitting, then, that wonderful Wild West squad tactics game Desperados 3 today launched a Linux version. A Mac version arrived too, so even those city slickers might be tempted by the cowboy lifestyle. The first paid DLC mission is out now too, plus a challenge…