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AMD will be holding their very own special event to announce and showcase their next-gen graphics cards on October 28th, and the Red Team have been rather playful with their marketing when they first used Fortnite to tease their brand new GPUs. Now they’ve released an official picture of the Radeon RX 6000 Big Navi card, and you can get a better look at it in Fortnite on AMD’s own Creative Island.
Behold the Beastmen. Fatshark has revealed Winds of Magic, the first expansion for Warhammer: Vermintide 2. It heralds the arrival of an all-new enemy faction, the Beastmen, who emerge from the Reikwald forest in order to claim a meteor that crashes into Reikland as their own.
Pillars of Eternity 2 released just a handful of weeks ago, 8th May 2018, and they have 3 planned DLC releases for players over the coming 4 months. The first of those paid DLCs is called Beast of Winter and is due on 2nd August, in just a few weeks.
Want to have the complete set of factions in Total War: Warhammer? Well, uh, it looks like it could be an expensive business. Creative Assembly has announced the first new post-launch faction for Total War: Warhammer along with a trailer; but the mighty Beastmen will set you back a whopping £14 when they arrive later this month.
If you had any doubts that Ubisoft wasn’t truly refreshing the formula with Far Cry: Primal, then they should be assuaged by the impressive new Beast Master trailer. I mean, the climbing towers are gone! It shows the new protagonist, Takkar, learning to tame the Stone Age beasts populating the world, before unleashing them on his tribal enemies.
It’s less than two weeks now until The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt lands, and if you’re sat there twiddling your thumbs and counting down the hours until Geralt wreaks his vengeance, CD Projekt RED has you covered with a new development diary.
It’s a glorious time to be a horror fan, not least because we’ve got not one, but two Resident Evil titles coming in the next couple of months. Resident Evil HD might be grabbing all the headlines but for those after a genuinely new Resi experience then Resident Evil Revelations 2 is the place to be. In a first for the series, Resident Evil Revelations 2 will be an episodic adventure, arriving in weekly installments from February onwards, concluding in March.
When it comes down to visuals we know that Ready at Dawn’s The Order: 1886 has all that it needs. The Victorian steampunk aesthetic looks jaw-droppingly good and it's clear the PlayStation 4 exclusive will turn heads. When it comes to how it will play though there’s very little that’s actually been showcased, but Ready at Dawn has at last revealed a behind-the-scenes video checking out combat and weapons in The Order: 1886.
From Software’s Project Beast has been floating around for a while since it leaked back in May, but thanks to Sony’s E3 conference last night, the game now has an official title.
Microsoft were first in line of the major publisher conferences in Los Angeles yesterday, and as part of the conference, we got to see some upcoming coverage of Turtle Rock’s Evolve.
Project Beast leaked a few weeks ago with a handful of low-quality screenshots, but the title is rumoured to be the next “souls” game from Dark Souls and Demon's Souls developer From Software.