The original Dead Island was a mess but I still saw it through to the end because I wanted an open world horror game so much. The good news with number 2 is that at pre-alpha stage it's already as technically accomplished as the first game was at release.
This is what a Minecraft resource pack can do to your world. These shots come courtesy of udlose, soldier and the builder behind Autumnvale—now known as Ambervale—and they show off the capabilities of the Conquest pack, with vanilla Minecraft on the left and Conquest on the right.
For one moment, Hotline Miami 2's Steam page showed that it was coming out tomorrow, but it's since switched back to just "2014." A representative for Hotline Miami 2 says the game has no release date yet, so the date was a mistake. Alas. The original version of this post reported that Hotline Miami 2 was coming to Steam tomorrow. We apologise for the error.
Not many games have customisation deep enough to help cosplay as Full Metal Alchemist characters, but Agentloonypants in Final Fantasy XIV pretty much nailed it with Edward and Alphonse. Click through for all the pictures.
My first honest reaction to Crytek's announcement that Ryse was coming to PC was that it was a quick way to generate some revenue after all its recent troubles. That's not the case according to senior producer Brian Chambers.