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Fallen Enchantress: Legendary Heroes Patched

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 2:20pm
Stardock offers a new patch for Fallen Enchantress: Legendary Heroes to update their fantasy-themed strategy game to version 1.7, saying this is "arguably the biggest patch" in the game's history....

Pulstar Adds Linux Support

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 2:20pm
A Steam community announcement has word that the first update for Pulstar is now live, which adds Linux support to the arcade shoot-em-up and along with tweaks and fixes. Here's word on the patch,...

Evening Crowdfunding Roundup

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 2:20pm
Thanks nin. Never back a Kickstarter without a programmer (and other tips for not losing your money) - Polygon. Kickstarter-funded game developer at heart of Airbnb squatter scandal.

On Sale

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 2:20pm
Breakneck Bundle on Bundle Stars. Dead Island Series on Steam. Save 75%. Plug in Digital Bundle on Humble Weekly Bundle. Viscera Cleanup Detail on Steam. Save 40%.

Evening Interviews

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 2:20pm
Alien Isolation video interviews original film's cast. Freedom And Fantasy: Pillars Of Eternity Interview - Rock, Paper, Shotgun.

Evening Previews

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 2:20pm
Battleborn on GameInformer.com. Dissecting elements and influences. Meridian: New World on IncGamers.com. Pillars of Eternity on Strategy Informer.

Evening Consolidation

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 2:20pm
Sony Agrees To $17.75m Settlement For 2011 PSN Attack. Thanks Ant. Bungie: The Iron Banner Returns in Destiny. Inside Destiny's Secret Nerve Center. Thanks nin. Halo Nightfall Trailer (TV Series).

Evening Mobilization

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 2:20pm
Microsoft's most boneheaded product is about to be killed off. Comic-Con bans Google Glass from super secret screenings. Thanks HARDOCP.

Evening Metaverse

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 2:20pm
Thanks Ant. Google's Deal to Buy Twitch Confirmed, According to New Report. Google dumps plans for OpenSSL in Chrome, takes own Boring road. Comcast Reaches Key Milestone in Launch of IPv6 Broadband...

Evening Tech Bits

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 2:20pm
PC Perspective Podcast #310 - NVIDIA SHIELD Tablet, WD 6TB Red and 4TB Red Pro HDDs and more.

2K's BioShock Tease?

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 6:42am
2K United Kingdom tweets an image of a poster for Eve's Garden from BioShock, unashamedly teasing us with the following caption: "Oooo, what COULD this mean?!" The folks at Videogamer.com decided to...

GOG.com Linux Support Launches

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 6:42am
GOG.com announces their promised Linux support is now live, and that their DRM-free marketplace now boasts over 50 titles to support the open source operating system, noting that some of these are...

Trine Enchanted Edition

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 6:42am
Frozenbyte is now offering the Windows edition of Trine Enchanted Edition, an updated version of Trine using the Trine 2 engine that's being offered for free to owners of the original edition of the...

Tropico 5 Gets Cheesy DLC

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 6:42am
Kalypso Media announces the release of new The Big Cheese DLC for Tropico 5 as well as a new patch to update the island dictator sequel to version 1.04. Among other things, the new patch adds the...

Steamships Ahoy - Machines At War 3

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 6:42am
Machines At War 3 is now available on Steam, and Isotope 244's real-time strategy sequel is carrying a 15% discount for this first week of release. Here's an outline of what this offers: In 21 real...

Gear Up Early Access

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 6:42am
Doctor Entertainment announces that the beta version of their Gear Up is now available on Steam for Windows, OS X, and Linux as an Early Access release, offering a chance to get in on this...

Gatherings & Competitions

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 6:42am
2014 World of Warcraft Arena North American Arena Tournament. The BioWare Dragon Egg Hunt Returns to San Diego Comic-Con.

Morning Consolidation

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 6:42am
PlayStation 4 firmware 1.75 update will add 3D Blu-ray playback. Xbox One August update alters boot screen.

Morning Mobilization

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 6:42am
Super Mega Ultra Pi Boy 64 Thingy Build. Thanks Ant via Slashdot.

Morning Metaverse

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 6:42am
16-Year-Old Creates App to Expose Corrupt Politicians. Thanks Cutter. Verizon's offer: Let us track you, get free stuff. Thanks Ant via Slashdot.