Currently being developed by just two people, the game tentatively called Cube World seeks to combine the voxel graphics and crafting mechanics of Minecraft and the RPG features of games like Monster Hunter and Zelda.
Americans, if you think your President is cool, he’s got nothing on the hero of Saints Row IV: you. You have the power of a superhero, the moves of a pro wrestler and the morals of a maniac. Okay you’ll lead us all to ruin.
Pay what you want for DRM-free copies of four quality adventure and roleplaying games. Available for PC and for the first time Mac and Linux as well. Pay at least $35 and you pre-order Broken Age too. Plus, antioxidants.
Activision presents the next generation of the franchise in Call of Duty: Ghosts, promising an all-new gameplay experience, new story and settings, and new next-generation CoD engine. Oh, and masked warriors. (Thanks Callum!)
Find out a bit about Watch Dogs protagonist Aiden Pearce in the latest gameplay trailer for the visually stunning, open-world action adventure. We sure hope Amazon’s pricing for the PS4 version is just a placeholder.
(NSFW) Grand Theft Auto V’s protagonists. Michael is a middle-aged man who wants to escape his boring life. Franklin is a gangster who wants out. Trevor is a hillbilly drug dealer who, well, we don’t know what he wants.
Among the Sleep is a first-person horror adventure game. You play as a two-year-old who wakes up one night to find himself alone in a surreal world. And his diaper is full. Okay we made that last part up. Gameplay here.
(NSFW: Language) Jodie was born with a powerful entity living inside her. Watch and guide her in her struggles in this interactive thriller from the developer behind Heavy Rain. Starring Ellen Page and Willem Dafoe.
It doesn’t have the uncanny valley graphics of Project CARS, but this online multiplayer racing sim makes up for it with officially sanctioned tournaments, a cutting-edge physics engine and laser-scanned tracks and cars.
An inventive new game by PC Gamer writer Tom Francis, Gunpoint is a puzzle platformer for the PC. You play as a spy who needs to rewire the electronics in buildings – switches, doors, cameras etc. – to complete missions.
Gameplay footage of Sir, You Are Being Hunted. The game is in first-person, but it values sneaking and hiding more than shooting. It’s seems a bit like DayZ, but with aristocratic killer robots instead of zombies.
Adobe once again shows off the miraculous deblurring tool they previewed a couple of years ago. They’re now calling it Shake Reduction, and it counteracts not just camera shake but also shots taken in low light.
A hilarious trailer for Leviathan: Warships, a naval turn-based strategy game for PC, Mac, Android & iOS. It has ship customization, a single player campaign and cross-platform co-op/competitive multiplayer. Gameplay here.
A platformer that never ends, thanks to its ability to randomly generate its levels. Its indie creators discuss the inspiration and history behind the game, and show some gameplay footage in this clip. More gameplay here.
Filedrop is a free file-sharing application that lets you share files wirelessly between devices on the same local network. It also lets you stream photos and music. Available for PC & Mac, with iOS & Android apps coming soon.
Hearthstone is Blizzard’s upcoming free-to-play digital collectible card game that uses lore from the Warcraft universe. Coming to PC, Mac and iPad. Skip to 2:10 for the gameplay. Battle demo here. Beta here (U.S. residents only).
An easy to use iOS-based personal store. Use the app to post a picture and description of your item and the service will calculate a price, send a shipping box, pick up the item and then deposit your earnings once the item is sold.
Currently being developed by Onipunks Studio, C-Wars is a fast-paced tactical RPG for PC, Mac, Linux and Android combining strategy with the visuals of an old-school brawler. Think of it as a hyperactive Advance Wars. Get the alpha here.
A tactical RPG for the Nintendo 3DS, Project X Zone features over 50 characters from Capcom, Sega and Namco Bandai games, including Mega Man, Valkyria Chronicles and Street Fighter. Image hat tip to Tiny Cartridge.
(NSFW: Language) Ubisoft seems to have turned one of its employees’ April Fools’ ideas into an actual game. Play as a cyborg soldier and fight your way through a barrage of 80s references. Does not require Far Cry 3.
An impressively diverse DLC pack offers new maps ranging from a town overflowed by a volcano, to a concert arena, to a skyscraper, to a Hollywood backlot. Plus, Mob of the Dead faces pits mobsters against zombies in Alcatraz.
Supergiant Games builds on the success of Bastion with their next game, Transistor. It’s an isometric RPG/platformer that offers both real-time and turn-based battle styles, as well as the sweet art of Supergiant’s Jen Zee.