October 2015

Hi-Rez has made all the Tribes games available for free, as well as the Earthsiege series that predated it. They’re all PC titles, with the exception of Tribes: Aerial Assault, which I think might be the first PS2 game released as freeware by its developer. (It comes as an .iso file,…

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Look, I don’t want to indulge in any stereotyping here, even for funsies. But I have to cock an eyebrow at this video for the Russian Spetsnaz, the fifth and final Rainbow Six Siege special forces team to be introduced—and the only one of them to bring a mounted machine…

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Hitman: Hopefully Better Than The Last One (you have to add your own subtitles these days) launches in March with three sandboxy locations set in Italy, France, and Morocco. IO and Square Enix have shown off the first one in a new trailer, and Sapienza—a fictional town on the south coast of Italy—is looking like…

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The best thing about this trailer for Anno 2205 is that Blue Byte and Ubisoft haven’t used the occasion to shoehorn in some tenuous Halloween reference: a modular pumpkin, say, or an extended gingerbread house. No, instead it’s a fairly dry, informative video about the sci-fi city builder’s modular buildings feature, and…

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