Paradox Interactive has released a new trailer for their upcoming tabletop gaming inspired title Knights of Pen & Paper 2. This is the sequel to their original Knights of Pen & Paper game which we went hands-on with during GDC 2015 and found that it was quite a lot of fun. This sequel will also have plenty of improvement over the original include a much needed inventory system.
Day: April 23, 2015
Released by Hammerfall Publishing, Regicide is designed to be a “fresh take” on the Warhammer 40K universe through a blend of strategy and cinema. The story centers around a group of Space Marines sent to investigate an unusual video transmission that originated from an imperiled frontier world called Hethgar Prime. Early Access for Warhammer 40K: Regicide will be starting soon for the PC version.
Released by Brutal Studio, Stick Squad is an action game that stars a pair of stick figures (Ron and Damien, to be precise) as a two person team, that’s a veritable hit squad. The series tends to focus on shooting other stick figures from a FPS perspective, though it looks more like sniping than anything else.
Ubisoft has released a new installment into the ANNO franchise onto Android called ANNO: Build An Empire. Based on the ANNO franchise which has seen many installment released onto other platforms by many different developers, all of which were published by Ubisoft, this new one offers up the full ANNO experience but designed for mobile gameplay.
One device a lot of us are waiting to get our grubby little hands on is Nvidia’s upcoming Shield Console which will be having pre-orders going live soon. Up until now there has only been one model known, which was the $199 and comes with 16GB of storage. However, it appears that there may be a second model available as well with a lot more storage.
EA’s Real Racing 3 has been updated with a few new goodies for racers to check out. This update, which arrived a couple of days ago, features a whole new track to race on, which is the world famous German track Willkommen am Nürburgring. With a new track comes new cars to race in as well.
Ankama has announced today that they will be bringing a game based off of their original IP called DOFUS to Android and iOS tablets in the near future. This game will be based off of their DOFUS Online which is the company’s MMORPG title for PC. DOFUS for tablets will also be an MMORPG but will feature reworked interfaces so that gamers will be able to play this game properly while on the go.
Back in December of 2014 we reported on a new multiplayer RTS game that will be heading to mobile devices soon. Since the Rival Kingdoms has been in the final stages of testing and it now appears that it will finally be released onto Android and iOS next month. Developed by Space Ape Games, the developers are trying to do something different with the RTS genre which is currently dominated by Clash of Clans style clones.
Spacetime Studios’ upcoming MOBA Call of Champions will start its Alpha program today, which is essentially the very first round of testing with people outside of the company. This includes the recently announced trio of ex-pro League of Legends players who have been brought on board as consultants in the development of this game.
Samsung has announced that pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy 6 variant of their Gear VR headset will finally be going live starting tomorrow morning. This version of the Gear VR headset can be used with both the Galaxy S6 and the S6 Edge, either one will work with this particular headset.