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Dead Rising 3 Gets PC Release Date

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Capcom has officially announced that “Dead Rising 3” will release on PC on September 5.

In the game, players control new protagonist Nick Ramos in third person. They will start by searching for supplies and weapons in order to fight many undead and complete missions. The game takes place in a vast, open world environment which is much larger than the worlds of “Dead Rising” and Dead Rising 2.”

Capcom also announced what specs PC players will need for “Dead Rising 3.” See below:

Minimum:

OS: Windows 7 64bit Edition Processor: Intel Core 2 Quad Q9550 running at 2.83GHz or AMD Phenom II X4 945 running at 3.00Ghz Memory: 6 GB RAM Graphics: Nvidia GeForce GTX 570 or ATI Radeon HD 7870 DirectX: Version 11 Network: Broadband Internet connection Hard Drive: 30 GB available space Sound Card: DirectX 11 Compatible sound card Additional Notes: Broadband internet connection is required for Co-op play.

Recommended:

OS: Windows 7 64bit Edition Processor: Intel Corei5-4570 CPU running at 3.20GHz or equivalent AMD CPU Memory: 8 GB RAM Graphics: Nvidia GeForce GTX 670 2GB or ATI Radeon 7970 2GB DirectX: Version 11 Network: Broadband Internet connection Hard Drive: 30 GB available space Sound Card: DirectX 11 Compatible sound card Additional Notes: Broadband internet connection is required for Co-op play. An Xbox 360 Controller for Windows or other Xinput-compatible controller is recommended for this game.

“Never Alone” Coming to PS4, Xbox One, and PC

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The puzzle-platform game, “Never Alone” is set to release this autumn on PS4, Xbox One, and PC for $14.99. The news was announced by Upper One Games.

“Never Alone” explores the culture and folklore of Alaska natives. In the game, players take the role of a young Iñupiaq girl called Nuna, and her arctic fox companion. The game brings together a beautiful aesthetic with stories, characters and folklore that have long been circulated in Alaska Native cultures.

Gameplay will see you switching between Nuna and the fox to complete levels and various puzzles. In co-op mode, players will each control one of the character. “Never Alone” will feature eight chapters with Native folklore characters such as Manslayer, Blizzard Man, Sky People, the Little People and the Rolling Heads all appearing.

You can watch the trailer below:

Final Fantasy III Coming to PC

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Square Enix has announced that “Final Fantasy III” is finally heading to Steam. The upcoming PC version will have upgraded graphics and improved 3D visuals and story sequences. There will also be new visual designs of Job Mastery cards. Steam trading cards and achievements will be included.

“Final Fantasy III” was initially released in Japan in 1990 and eventually had a worldwide release as a 3D remake on Nintendo DS in 2007.

The story revolves around four orphaned youths drawn to a crystal of light. The crystal grants them some of its power, and instructs them to go forth and restore balance to the world. Not knowing what to make of the crystal’s pronouncements, but nonetheless recognizing the importance of its words, the four inform their adoptive families of their mission and set out to explore and bring back balance to the world.

There is no release date or price for the PC Steam release.

Dark Souls 2 Can Now Make You Sad on PC

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“Dark Souls 2” has finally made its evil way to PC. As if killing players thousands of times on consoles wasn’t enough, now PC gamers get a chance to test their wits and sanity.

According to many reviewers, the PC version of “Dark Souls 2” looks much better than its console brethren. However, it is open to mods that can make it look even better. The some of the newly released mods can add customizable lighting effects and more that allow the game to run at extremely high resolutions. Note, these types of mods may be harder on your computer’s hardware.

Also, don’t forget that if something does happen like a glitch or the game crashing, be sure to check out the support page over at Steam.

Resident Evil 4 Ultimate HD Coming to PC

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If you thought “Resident Evil 4” was over, you were wrong. You might remember that the fourth installment in the franchise was the most successful and most popular. Now, Capcom has officially announced that “Resident Evil 4” will be re-released in HD.

The news was announced earlier today. The HD version will be released for PC as a digital download on Steam as well as in retail stores in Europe beginning February 28, 2014 for $19.99/€19.99.

“Resident Evil 4 HD” will be available for the first time in a smooth 60 frames per second giving it the highest visual fidelity ever.

The story follows the U.S. government special agent Leon S. Kennedy, who is sent on a mission to rescue Ashley Graham, the U.S. President’s daughter, who has been kidnapped by a sinister cult. Traveling to a remote rural area of Europe, Leon fights hordes of violent villagers and mutated monsters, and reunites with the mysterious spy Ada Wong. The game pioneered and popularized the “over the shoulder” third-person view perspective in video games.

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance on Windows PC Launches

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“Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance” has officially launched on Windows PC. The game was developed by Kojima Productions and PlatinumGames. It takes the player into the renowned METAL GEAR franchise with exciting new territory with an all-new action experience. The game seamlessly melds pure action and epic story-telling that surrounds Raiden, a child soldier transformed into a half-human, half-cyborg ninja who uses his High Frequency katana blade to cut through anything that stands in his vengeful path.

“Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance” initially released on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. now it finally releases on PC with all the famed moves and action running, within a beautifully realised HD environment. The new PC version includes all three DLC missions: Blade Wolf, Jetstream, and VR Missions, in addition to all customized body upgrades for Raiden, including: White Armor, Inferno Armor, Commando Armor, Raiden’s MGS4 body, and the ever-popular Cyborg Ninja.

The PC version is available starting today for MSRP $29.99.

“Silence: The Whispered World 2” Hitting PC and Mac in 2014

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silence-the-whispered-world-2Daedalic Entertainment has officially announced today that “Silence: The Whispered World 2” will arrive on PC and Mac in late 2014. The game is the sequel to the 2010 adventure game that captivated audiences with its unique story and gorgeous setting.

According to the press release, the sequel “takes players on a journey back to Silence, the enchanting fantasy world made of dreams. Joining young Noah on a quest to find his little sister Renie, lost to him in the perilous real world, players will be taken on an emotional and spellbinding adventure to discover the mysteries surrounding the siblings and the breathtaking dreamscapes of Silence.”

Daedalic has said that several “familiar faces” will return in the sequel along with “a host of new features.” The developer didn’t mention any specifics, though the adventure game will likely adopt similar point-and-click mechanics as those used in the first game.

You can see the official trailer below: