The Epic Games Store is offering another free game through its store. This time it's The Messenger, the retro throwback that takes inspiration from the early Ninja Gaiden games as well as exploration games like Metroid. It will be available through November 21.The Messenger is notable for its humorous writing and a time-travel mechanic that plays into the exploration challenges. You're accompanied by a demon companion who cracks wise and revives you after death. The Messenger usually costs $20, but if you add it to your Epic Games library during the free window it will be yours forever. Developer Sabotage Studio also has released the game's first free DLC, Picnic Panic, which will be included with the copy."The Messenger takes the best parts of the action-platformers it takes influence from and reinterprets them well," Alexander Pan said in GameSpot's review. "With clever writing, well-designed levels, and balanced difficulty curve, the game continuously hooks you with enticing … [Read more...] about Grab A Free PC Game Right Now For A Limited Time
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This month's free PS4 games for PlayStation Plus Subscribers are a pair of great releases you'll want to grab before the month is over, as long as you've got the stomach for the very different kinds of challenge they represent. If you have an active PS Plus members, you can download the brutally difficulty action-RPG Nioh, as well as the first-person horror game Outlast 2. With Nioh 2 hitting next year, now's a good time to catch up on the original, and horror fans will get a kick out of Outlast 2's scares. Make sure that you jump onto the PlayStation Store this November if you're a subscriber. Nioh is set in fictional feudal Japan and puts you in the shoes of William Adams who--in-game and in real life--is the first Western samurai. Its gameplay is very comparable to the Dark Souls series, with challenging combat, huge open levels, and big bosses that will likely kick your butt. Our Nioh review scored it a 9/10 and called it an "effective and engrossing spin on Dark Souls-inspired … [Read more...] about November 2019 PS Plus: Free PS4 Games For Members This Month
Steam regularly has free periods where you can play a game all weekend, but you usually have to buy it if you want to keep playing past Sunday. However, this weekend is different, and with Black Friday just around the corner, Steam and publisher Sega are offering free digital copies of Company of Heroes 2 until November 17 at 10 AM PT / 1 PM ET.All you have to do to get your free game is go to Company of Heroes 2's Steam page, add it to your cart, and then checkout as if you were buying the game normally. You won't be charged, and it'll still be yours to keep forever. Sega is also discounting much of the game's DLC, so if you find you enjoy the game, you can pick some of it up at a cheaper price. Get your free game at Steam GameSpot's Company of Heroes 2 review scored the real-time strategy game a 7.5/10. "Such multiplayer mayhem recalls the original Company of Heroes' best moments, and you couldn't accuse this sequel of reaching the heights of the classic that spawned it," critic … [Read more...] about This Excellent Steam PC Game Is Free To Keep Forever
World of Warcraft Classic is The Golden Joystick PC Game of the Year for 2019. Released in August, Blizzard's old-school MMO managed to recapture its audience’s imagination in a way that PC gaming has almost never seen before. After more than a decade of expansions, updates, and storytelling that sometimes rent its entire world asunder, Blizzard rolled the clock back 15 years to recreate an experience that otherwise might have been lost to the history books.What followed seemed to surpass even Blizzard’s expectations, and hordes of eager fans wrestled with hours-long queues to make their return to Azeroth. While some raced to level 60 and raid boss glory, others were content to take their time, but the sense of community that poured out of even those first few days were able to recapture the original magic of the developer’s iconic MMORPG. World of Warcraft has won plenty of Golden Joysticks Awards in its time, but to keep a game thriving for years and then change the … [Read more...] about World of Warcraft Classic winds back the clock to win the PC Game of the Year Golden Joystick 2019
The holiday sales madness is an annual tradition, but it does evolve from year to year. For PC gaming gear, specifically, there’s always new stuff—components, computers, and games—but deals we see tend to reflect larger shifts in value and demand, as well. In general, the Black Friday video game deals for 2019 seems poised to be a bigger year for deals across the board, and that bodes well PC players. Let’s look at some of the things that may differ from what you remember shopping Black Fridays past.Read more(Image credit: ASUS)Our guide to the Black Friday monitor deals for 2019You know how stores start playing holiday music earlier and earlier every year? Well Black Friday itself is starting earlier than ever. In fact, many retailers have already started setting aggressive pre-holiday deals. I guess it’s never too early to get in the holiday spirit.For example; as of Wednesday, November 13, Amazon is selling a Samsung 49” CRG90 curved monitor for … [Read more...] about How will Black Friday in 2019 compare to 2018 for PC gaming and components?