UK-based developer Frontier Developments has announced that players who backed Elite Dangerous on Kickstarter for at least 200 quid can now access the alpha build of the space trading/combat game.
Rockstar has released the content editor for Grand Theft Auto V's online mode, giving players the tools used by the dev team to create their own customized matches.
Want a real challenge in Eidos Montreal's Thief? Reckon you can sneak and pinch your way through the game without a single hiccup? The studio has revealed how far you can tweak Thief to your sadistic liking.
Every part of the UI can be turned off and on, with gameplay difficulty also customisable from only saving at checkpoints to any screw up meaning a restart from the beginning.
Dark Souls II may be launching in a few months, but Tokyo residents and tourists will be able to enjoy some Dark Souls cuisine at the Dark Souls Cafe in January, devoted to the brutal hack and slash game.
Indie developer Teknopants has released its multiplayer brawler Samurai Gunn on Steam and the developer's official site. The game costs $14.99 USD, but currently has a 20% launch deal til the end of 2013, making it $11.99 USD.
Former Nintendo and PopCap Games developers have formed a new videogame company Naiad Entertainment, which will be developing and publishing its own indie games. The first game announced by Naiad is Sneaky Sneaky, "a turn-based, stealth, adventure game for PC, Mac, and iOS."
More adventures as Michael, Franklin and Trevor are on the way as Rockstar Games tease "big things" for 2014 for both Grand Theft Auto V and GTA Online. There will be "substantial additions" to Story mode.
Los Santos and Blaine County has plenty of room for more adventures, including whole set pieces left untouched by the game's campaign like the prison and casino.
Ubisoft has announced that the first premium multiplayer DLC for Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag, Blackbeard's Wrath, is now available for the PC, Xbox 360, Xbox One, PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 versions of the game.
Valve has announced in its official Defense of the Ancients 2 (DOTA2) blog that it would start having Ranked Matchmaking for the MOBA. While DOTA2 has always calculated MMR rankings to form matches, now the ratings will be visible.
Indie developer Scott Cromie and his team have resurrected the offbeat action series with a new Kickstarter campaign, as players can defend Mother Russia from Martians during Stalin's era in Stalin vs. Martians 3.
The LEGO Movie will be coming out on the 7th February 2014, a CGI film starring Chris Pratt, Will Arnett, Elizabeth Banks, Morgan Freeman, Will Ferrell, and Liam Neeson, and as one might expect, a videogame adaptation will be released the same month.
The VGX 2013 trailer for Thief glimpsed all new story elements for the return of Garrett, which includes plenty of in-game footage and even gameplay - fancy that. There are plenty of teases and pinched purses.
A bunch of men in robes play with forces they shouldn't and next thing Garrett is left reluctantly saving a city on the verge of collapse. Thief releases on PC and console February 25th, 2014.
The team at United Front Games is in the festive spirit as a tweeted pic includes a small Christmas tree adorning a designer's desk, but what's also in the shot is Sleeping Dogs: Triad Wars.
Triad Wars was confirmed to exist as a sequel in the Sleeping Dogs universe back in October, with a promise it would be made public in 2014. Square Enix is the returning publisher.
Game of Thrones isn't the only adventure game that Telltale Games debuted at the Spike TV Videogame Awards, as they released a trailer for their collaboration with Gearbox Software, Tales from the Borderlands.
Ubisoft is reportedly polling fans about the next Assassin's Creed game, and also whether they'd be interested in a pirate game that has nothing to do with the Assassin's Creed IP.
Bossa Games, which developed the offbeat Surgeon Simulator 2013 game, has started working on a small browser-based game, Time to Live, in which players must fight each other in a sci-fi game show.
Sega has announced that their zombie game Typing of the Dead: Overkill has some new downloadable content, with the Football Manager of the Dead Lexicon Pack, which is a crossover with Football Manager.
Chucklefish raised over $2.1M in crowdfunding for Starbound, which can best be described as "Terraria in Space", where players explore a procedurally-generated 2D world while crafting and surviving on the landscape's resources.
Over a year ago, Rain Games announced they were developing a new sci-fi platform-puzzler, Teslagrad
. The game was Steam Greenlight-approved last week
, and the developer has announced that the game will be arriving on the 13th December.
A trip to Costa Rica by Avalanche Studios has been exposed in a new developer diary, where they show staff capturing the abundance of jungle wild-life and even make sure there's plenty of ocean footage.
It's all for "reference material" and research in their "upcoming open world games," and the captured sky is partially used in Mad Max. They mention Just Cause and how important water simulation is.