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Steel Rats Launch Trailer

London, November 7, 2018 – The alien junk robot invasion has begun and only you as part of the Steel Rats™ a ride or die, hi-tech biker gang can stop them. Today Tate Multimedia are revved up and ready to ride as Steel Rats, the long-awaited motorbike combat action game, launches on PlayStation®4 and PC. Alongside the game’s release, a brand-new launch trailer has been unleashed, and an Xbox One version of Steel Rats is also coming soon.

A visceral and groundbreaking evolution of the 2.5D action-arcade genre, Steel Rats fuses destructive, octane-fueled, motorbike combat and death-defying stunt gameplay, all set in a visually stylised, retro-future world. Switch between four unique and upgradeable characters as you wreak havoc and defend your city from an invading armada of junk robots.

There are also only 24 hours left to bid in a very unique charity auction for the one-of-a-kind ‘Steel Rats: Super Turbo Ultimate Wreck & Ride Collector’s Edition’, which contains a full size 9-foot metal junk robot from the game with proceeds going to four charities from across the globe, including Special Effect, Make a Wish, AbleGamers and Gaming Aid: http://bit.ly/SteelRatsEbayAuction

Steel Rats can be purchased from the PlayStation®Store as the base game at $19.99 or the Deluxe Edition at $23.99, which includes the main game, a PlayStation®4 theme, the soundtrack and five PlayStation avatars. The soundtrack can also be purchased separately for $4.99

Steel Rats can be purchased from Steam as the base game at $19.99 and the soundtrack is also available separately for $4.99.

Download now on Steam: http://bit.ly/steelratssteam

And GOG.com: http://bit.ly/SteelRatsGoG

Cabela’s The Hunt & Bass Pro Shops The Strike Championship Editions Out Now

NORTH AMERICA – Nov. 6, 2018 – Planet Entertainment has released a new pair of competitive arcade-action games from two of the top names in outdoor sports and recreation. Cabela’s® The Hunt: Championship Edition and Bass Pro Shops® The Strike: Championship Edition are available today on Nintendo Switch™ at GameStop, Walmart, Target and EB Games, as well as digitally via the Nintendo eShop, for $39.99 each.

In addition, either title can be purchased as part of a bundle for $49.99 each featuring the full game plus a special peripheral controller* designed to enhance the core gameplay experience.

Cabela’s® The Hunt: Championship Edition brings the #1 hunting adventure series back with a bang, featuring 10 of North America’s most famous hunting regions. Track and take down impressive trophy prey with realistic techniques like scent, stalking, calls, decoy and GPS mapping while surviving dangerous animal encounters and scoring big across a variety of arcade-style mini-games.

Made for fishing pros and newcomers alike, Bass Pro Shops® The Strike: Championship Edition takes you to 10 unique lakes to compete in special bass boat challenges, casting contests and an assortment of fun mini-games. Use over 100 authentic Bass Pro Shops lures to land 11 different species of fish, including legendary fish in each area, and make your mark as an angling master.

Both games will feature special tournaments where players can compete for real prizes beginning in January 2019.

Cabela’s® The Hunt: Championship Edition is rated T for Teen by the ESRB. Bass Pro Shops® The Strike: Championship Edition is rated E for Everyone by the ESRB.

*The Cabela’s® The Hunt: Championship Edition bundle features the Bullseye Pro controller, while the Bass Pro Shops® The Strike: Championship Edition bundle includes the Power Cast Rod & Reel controller. These special peripherals are optional and not required to play either game.

Fishing: Barents Sea King Crab DLC Slightly Delayed

Moenchengladbach/Germany, November 6, 2018 – astragon Entertainment and developer Misc Games have postponed the release of the King Crab DLC for their immersive fishing and ship simulator Fishing: Barents Sea. The new release date has been set to November 13.

The King Crab DLC brings an entirely new form of commercial fishing to the game; crab fishing. King crabs, an exceptionally valuable seafood around the world, can be caught in the Barents Sea by setting traps called crab pots and hauling them to the surface when they become full. In addition to the new mechanics for this style of fishing, the DLC adds two new boats to the game’s roster.

Misc Games apologizes for the delay, but insists that this extra time is necessary for meeting their own expectations as a studio and also for the the fans of their simulation games. Both Misc Games and astragon Entertainment assure that they are working on the finishing touches to promise a DLC that is worth waiting for.

When available, the King Crab DLC for Fishing: Barents Sea will be purchasable on Steam for 9.99 Euro/11.99 USD/8.99 Euro GBP (RRP). The main game Fishing: Barents Sea for PC is already available in retail or as a digital download for 19.99 Euro/19.99 USD/16.99 GBP (RRP).

More information on Fishing: Barents Sea

www.fbsgame.net

www.facebook.com/FishingBarents

http://store.steampowered.com/app/501080/Fishing_Barents_Sea/

Corsair Launches Vengeance 5180 Gaming PC

FREMONT, CA, November 6th, 2018 – CORSAIR®, a world leader in PC gaming peripherals and enthusiast components, today announced the launch of the first in its new line of fully built gaming PCs: the CORSAIR VENGEANCE 5180. CORSAIR has long believed that the best gaming experience is on PC, and now makes it easier than ever to step up to PC gaming with a complete system built using the full array of CORSAIR hardware. Accompanied by award-winning CORSAIR peripherals and brilliant integrated RGB lighting controlled by iCUE software, VENGEANCE 5180 is the full cutting-edge package for those ready to enter the world of PC gaming.

Powered by a liquid-cooled 8th Generation Intel® Core™ i7-8700 Processor, the VENGEANCE 5180 delivers six-core performance at speeds up to 4.6GHz. This is complemented by state-of-the-art graphics from NVIDIA®, with a powerful GeForce RTX™ 2080 delivering ultra-high frame rates and stunning in-game experiences. Based on the revolutionary NVIDIA Turing™ architecture, the GeForce RTX™ 2080 employs the most advanced graphics technology available, capable of real-time ray tracing for incredibly realistic lighting that brings games to life like never before.

The VENGEANCE 5180 also comes equipped with 16GB of CORSAIR VENGEANCE RGB PRO performance DDR4 memory, a CORSAIR K55 RGB Gaming Keyboard, and a CORSAIR HARPOON RGB Gaming Mouse. In total, the VENGEANCE 5180 boasts 95 customizable RGB LEDs controlled by powerful CORSAIR iCUE software throughout its compact Micro-ATX cube case, complete with tempered glass side, front and roof panels that offer a full view of the light show.

CORSAIR iCUE software is at the heart of the VENGEANCE 5180, connecting all your CORSAIR iCUE compatible products together in a single interface and giving you complete control of everything from lighting and powerful macros to system monitoring and cooling control. iCUE also powers nearly limitless synchronized patterns and lighting effects to play across your components, and even allows your system to react dynamically to in-game events like gunfire and alarms when playing iCUE-integrated games such as Far Cry 5®.

The rest of VENGEANCE 5180’s components round out the system’s ability to play the latest games at consistently high frame rates and maximum detail. Push your CPU faster, with less fan noise, thanks to a CORSAIR Hydro Series H100i PRO liquid CPU cooler. A CORSAIR 480GB Force MP300 SSD offers ultra-fast boot speeds and rapid game loads, while a 2TB hard disk drive provides the space you need for all your files and media. The system also comes pre-installed with a Windows 10 Home operating system, allowing you to unbox and start gaming immediately.

With state-of-the-art components, a compact size, and integrated customizable RGB lighting, CORSAIR VENGEANCE 5180 is the perfect way to step up your game.

Technical Specifications

  • CPU: Intel® Core™ i7-8700
  • GPU: NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 2080
  • CPU Cooling: CORSAIR Hydro Series H100i PRO
  • Motherboard: Intel® B360 Chipset
  • DRAM: 2x8GB CORSAIR VENGEANCE RGB PRO DDR4-2666
  • Storage #1: 480GB CORSAIR Force MP300
  • Storage #2: 2TB 7200RPM 3.5″ HDD
  • PSU: CORSAIR CX750
  • Chassis: CORSAIR Crystal 280X RGB
  • OS: Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64-bit
  • Keyboard: CORSAIR K55 RGB
  • Mouse: CORSAIR Harpoon RGB
  • Cooling Fans: 2x CORSAIR LL120 RGB 120mm & 2x CORSAIR LL140 RGB 140mm
  • Lighting: 1x CORSAIR RGB Lighting Strip
  • iCUE Control: CORSAIR Lighting Node PRO Digital RGB Lighting Controller
  • MSRP: $2,399 Exc. tax

Availability, Warranty and Pricing

The CORSAIR VENGEANCE 5180 is available immediately in North America from the CORSAIR website. The CORSAIR VENGEANCE 5180 is backed by a comprehensive two-year warranty and the CORSAIR worldwide customer support network, which includes dedicated technical support, 24 Hour phone support and an included suite of self-diagnostic tools.

For up-to-date pricing of the CORSAIR VENGEANCE 5180, please refer to the CORSAIR website or contact your local CORSAIR sales or PR representative.

Web Page

To learn more about the CORSAIR VENGEANCE 5180 please visit:

http://www.corsair.com/vengeance-gaming-pc

OVERKILL’S The Walking Dead Out Now

STOCKHOLM – Nov. 6, 2018 – Starbreeze, Skybound Entertainment and 505 Games have announced the global release of OVERKILL’S The Walking Dead on Windows PC.

Inspired by Robert Kirkman’s original graphic novels and developed by OVERKILL – A Starbreeze Studio, this new co-op multiplayer action game is available today via Steam for $59.99, including all episodes from the game’s first two seasons of content. Players can also purchase OVERKILL’S The Walking Dead Deluxe Edition, containing the full game, both its first and second seasons of content, the Night Raid Collection cosmetic DLC, a digital artbook, and the game’s digital soundtrack, all for $79.99.

OVERKILL’s The Walking Dead is a four-player co-op shooter where players must band together on a variety of missions to find survivors, secure supplies and survive. Use stealth to evade enemies tactically, or dismember walkers limb from limb with brute force and firepower. Each of the game’s four playable characters has their own special abilities, skill trees, squad roles, play styles and background stories.

As part of Anderson Camp, players will team up with other survivors to confront the challenges and horrors of post-apocalyptic Washington, D.C. The first season of 10 episodes, available in full at launch, features new areas of the city to explore, unique characters and weapons to encounter, and action-packed battles to overcome. The second season of episodes will begin with the game’s first major content update later this month.

In collaboration with RED Productions, Starbreeze is also hosting STREAMING DEAD LIVE!, a special launch celebration beginning today at 5:00 pm ET/2:00 pm PT at https://www.twitch.tv/starbreeze. The event will feature a variety of special guests, influencers, gameplay, giveaways, a special new cinematic trailer and more, all hosted by Kinda Funny’s Greg Miller with special guests Shroud, Anne Munition, ANGRYPUG and JGhosty.

OVERKILL’s The Walking Dead will arrive on the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system and Xbox One around the world in February 2019. Console pre-orders are available now digitally and at most major retailers.

For more information, visit OVERKILL’S The Walking Dead‘s Steam page, https://www.overkillsthewalkingdead.com, and follow the game on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram with #OTWD.

Road Redemption Console Launch Trailer

ROSWELL, GA — Nov. 6, 2018 — Tripwire Interactive, developers of the award-winning Killing Floor and Red Orchestra franchises – and publisher for Road Redemption in partnership with developers at EQ-Games and Pixel Dash Studios – announced today that Road Redemption, the beloved spiritual successor to Road Rash, launches today for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system and Nintendo Switch system with a version for Xbox One, the all-in-one games and entertainment system from Microsoft coming soon. Following a successful crowdfunding campaign and Steam launch with overwhelmingly positive user, Steam Curator, and critic reviews, Tripwire Interactive is ready to bring Road Redemption’s unique brand of driving combat and motorcycle mayhem to console systems.

Available to purchase today on the official Road Redemption launch day microsite, PlayStation Store and Nintendo eShop for $19.99 USD, Road Redemption finds players leading a biker gang on an epic journey across the United States in a driving combat road rage adventure. Earn money by completing races, assassinations, robberies, and other challenges. As you collect loot, players will be able to upgrade their character, bike, and weapons to build up the ultimate road warrior. Complete with a huge single-player campaign, dozens of weapons, full 4-player co-op split-screen, and online multiplayer, Road Redemption marks a return to those halcyon days of brutal, arcade-style, action racing.

Road Redemption Key Features:

  • Singleplayer campaign
  • Online Multiplayer
  • Local Multiplayer + Co-op
  • Shared/Splitscreen
  • Brutal weapons
  • Deep motorcycle combat system complete with grabs, kicks, counters, critical strikes, and more
  • Rooftop racing and non-stop emergent action

Today’s announcement follows recent news about the first ever in-game crossover event for Killing Floor 2 and Road Redemption on Steam. Players with both titles in their Steam library recently saw the addition of the Road Redeemer chained bat melee weapon from Road Redemption in Killing Floor 2 – and two new riders in Road Redemption from the Killing Floor 2 universe: DJ Skully and Hans Volter. PlayStation 4 and Xbox One players can also look forward to this ultra awesome crossover later this year with the upcoming launch of Killing Floor 2’s yearly winter update.

To keep up with the latest about the Road Redemption, be sure to visit the official Road Redemption launch day microsite and website – and follow the Road Redemption development team on Twitter and Facebook.

You can also keep track of Road Redemption publisher Tripwire Interactive on any of these channels: www.tripwireinteractive.com, on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/tripwireinteractive, Twitter at https://twitter.com/TripwireInt, Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/tripwireinteractive/ and on YouTube at https://www.youtube.com/user/tripwireinteractive.

Deadwood Movie Now in Production

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 5, 2018 – Production has begun in Los Angeles on HBO Films’ “Deadwood” movie, it was announced today by Casey Bloys, president, HBO Programming. Continuing the story begun in David Milch’s critically acclaimed, Emmy®-winning HBO series, the feature-length presentation is written by Milch, directed by Daniel Minahan and features original cast members from the series.

In the “Deadwood” film, the indelible characters of the series are reunited after ten years to celebrate South Dakota’s statehood. Former rivalries are reignited, alliances are tested and old wounds are reopened, as all are left to navigate the inevitable changes that modernity and time have wrought.

Returning cast members for the “Deadwood” movie include: Ian McShane (Al Swearengen), Timothy Olyphant (Seth Bullock), Molly Parker (Alma Ellsworth), Paula Malcomson (Trixie), John Hawkes (Sol Star), Anna Gunn (Martha Bullock), Dayton Callie (Charlie Utter), Brad Dourif (Doc Cochran), Robin Weigert (“Calamity” Jane Canary), William Sanderson (E.B. Farnum), Kim Dickens (Joanie Stubbs) and Gerald McRaney (George Hearst). The film will also feature new cast member Jade Pettyjohn (Caroline).

During its three-season, 36-episode run on HBO from 2004 to 2006, the “Deadwood” series was nominated for 28 Primetime Emmy® Awards, winning eight, including Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series (Walter Hill), and also received a Golden Globe Award for Best Performer by an Actor in a Television Series – Drama (Ian McShane).

The “Deadwood” film is executive produced by David Milch, Carolyn Strauss, Daniel Minahan, Gregg Fienberg, Scott Stephens, Ian McShane and Timothy Olyphant; directed by Daniel Minahan; written by David Milch.

Kingdom Hearts III Tangled Trailer

LOS ANGELES (Nov. 5, 2018) – First shown at Lucca Comics & Games this past weekend in Italy, SQUARE ENIX® and Disney have unveiled a brand-new KINGDOM HEARTS III trailer welcoming viewers to Rapunzel’s magical kingdom of Corona, based on Walt Disney Animation Studio’s Tangled.

As Rapunzel leaves her mysterious tower for the first time with the help of charming bandit Flynn Rider – Sora, Donald and Goofy join the pair on their adventure to the kingdom, taking on the Heartless along the way. The new trailer also showcases some of the unique combat players can enjoy in the Tangled-inspired world as the team defeats the Heartless with the help of Rapunzel’s magical golden hair.

Darksiders III Pre-Orders Get Darksiders: Warmastered Edition Free

Vienna, Austria, November 1, 2018 – THQ Nordic is enhancing Darksiders: Warmastered Edition and Darksiders II: Deathinitive Edition to prepare action-adventure fans for the launch of Darksiders III on November 27. Beginning today, gamers who pre-order Darksiders III can download and play Darksiders: Warmastered Edition. The enhanced version of Darksiders II: Deathinitive Edition will be available later this month.

Players who pre-order Darksiders III Blades & Whips Edition from the Microsoft Store will be able to download and play the enhanced Darksiders: Warmastered Edition and Darksiders II: Deathinitive Edition in native 4K, along with Darksiders III on November 26 – one day before official launch!

The comprehensive Darksiders III pre-order campaign is ongoing and promises major rewards for Darksiders fans who have patiently waited more than six years for the release of Darksiders III.

Pre-order here: DarksidersIII_Pre-Order.

Fallout 76 Presents a Night with Rick & Morty

November 2, 2018 – Feeling schwifty? You’re about to. We’re taking the biggest streamer on the planet, a once-in-a-generation rap talent, the most beloved animated comedy duo of our time, and forcing them to survive together in the wasteland of Appalachia. The good news is you don’t have to travel to an alternate dimension to find out what happens! Tune in to Mixer or Twitch on Thursday, November 8 for an unprecedented Fallout 76 stream on Xbox One featuring Ninja, Logic, and none other than Rick and Morty (yes, that Rick and Morty) for what is sure to be the streaming event of the year.

Catch all the action beginning at 6:00 p.m. PT/9:00 p.m. ET on Thursday, November 8.

The next Fallout 76 B.E.T.A. session is November 3 from 5 p.m. ET – 9 p.m. ET for all players who pre-ordered the game on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, or PC. Fallout 76 releases worldwide on November 14.