Samsung Gear VR may be one of the weaker headsets in terms of quality but it seems that the headset is about to get much, much better with support for the Xbox One controller. Microsoft will start support for Xbox One controllers on Gear VR with the launch of Minecraft: Gear VR edition.
Mantis Burn Racing is currently in early access on Steam. During my time at EGX 2016 I got to play quite a few games, from AAA to indie, and one of those games was Mantis Burn Racing. Known mostly for Pure Hold 'Em and Pure Pool, VooFoo's next game is Mantis Burn Racing, a top-down, Micro Machines-like game powered by VooFoo's fantastic physics engine.
The Gears games are decent enough, there's nothing really wrong with them, but they've never appealed to me. And before I get shouted at and called a casual Gears scrub, I have played all of the games, to completion, and I do appreciate the quality of the games but so far, the only Gears game that I've genuinely enjoyed, is Gears 4.
Light Fairytale is a turn-based Japanese-style role-playing game set in a dying underground world ruled by a fierce empire. Inspired by classics such as Final Fantasy 7 and Breath of Fire 5. The first episode is coming in 2017 on PC and consoles in English and Japanese.
Microsoft has officially announced the Expansion Pass for Forza Horizon 3. It will cost $35 and includes two expansions. I'm guessing one is for a new environment and the other is probably the obligatory Porsche one. The first will be out this holiday season. Ultimate Edition owners will receive a $10 discount if they purchase the pass before 2016 ends.
Battlefield 1 is right around the corner, releasing worldwide on October 21 (or October 18 if you preorder the Early Enlister Deluxe Edition). But your next chance to play is coming sooner than that–EA Access members can deploy on October 13 when the Play First Trial for Battlefield 1 releases, giving members ten hours of game time at the dawn of all-out war.
Ubisoft has recently announced in a statement regarding its sales that The Division was the best-selling game in 2016. The company is currently hard at work preparing The Division update 1.4 which they have revealed new details about.
2K Games and Firaxis Games today revealed the PC system requirements for Sid Meier's Civilization 6, launching on October 21 for Windows. The system requires are quite alright and many gamers out there should be able to run the title without many problems.
We currently talked to someone from a game called Insane Robots and the developers from VooFoo Studios for Mantis Burn Racing. I also overheard the VooFoo developers talking about Xbox One and PlayStation 4 cross-play. He said they got it working and they actually had to make it not work.
Deck13's upcoming action game The Surge today reveals the industrial armor sets of international corporation CREO, a company that set out to save the world. Set on a dying Earth in a not-so-distant future, something went very wrong inside CREO, and you, as a new employee find yourself trapped in a sector of the company overrun by malfunctioning drones.