Man, you should’ve seen the number of metaphorical hoops I had to jump through this morning to get my laptop on a stable internet connection. How fitting, then, that today also marks the announcement of Contraption Maker, a sequel of sorts to the excellent Incredible Machine series of yesteryear! Will the year 2013 bring any simple new (and needlessly complex) tasks to carry out? The news comes via Wired , who spotted the newly minted dev blog .
This article originally appeared in PC Gamer UK issue 252. Payday 2 feels a little less like a co-op shooter than it does a heist simulator.
Do you long for a monitor that eclipses your entire peripheral vision, or is the dominant 16:9 ratio quite wide enough?
When Torment: Tides of Numenera, inXile’s spiritual continuation of Planescape: Torment, crushed its initial $900,000 goal and became the fastest Kickstarter campaign to hit the $1 million mark in just under six hours , you could practically hear the collective “welp” from the floored studio. Eager backers are still tossing money through their monitors and into the game’s coffers, and earlier today, funding reached $2 million . With two lore-centric stretch goals already ensured, inXile now adds a third milestone that bestows more backstory, characters, and areas
The evenings may finally be getting lighter, but the Frost Giants who rule this frigid land have yet to be driven back into their icy lairs. If this was the floating city of Columbia (as seen in the spectacular story-driven shooter Bioshock Infinite, this month’s cover-star) we’d simply quaff the pyrokinetic vigor known as the Devil’s Kiss and turn them into Puddle Giants instead