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Sledgehammer Games’ environment artist creates a beautiful System Shock 2-inspired Shodan scene in Unreal Engine 4

Sami Bashir, environment artist at Sledgehammer Games, has shared some beautiful screenshots from a side project he’s been working on. This scene shows Shodan from System Shock 2 being recreated in Epic’s latest engine, Unreal Engine 4. Continue reading Sledgehammer Games’ environment artist creates a beautiful System Shock 2-inspired Shodan scene in Unreal Engine 4

System Shock 2 has just received a new patch with various improvements and modernisations

Now here is a pleasant surprise. Night Dive Studios has released a new patch for System Shock 2 that comes with various improvements and modernisations, as well as some fixes. This patch is only available for the Windows version of the game, however Mac and Linux will receive it really soon. Continue reading System Shock 2 has just received a new patch with various improvements and modernisations

This Mind-blowing Video Shows How Amazing A New System Shock Game Could Look Like In CRYENGINE

A couple of months ago, we informed you about a fan-made project that was based on System Shock 2 and powered by CRYENGINE. Created by Polycount member ‘Mr Smo’, this project is now being moved over to Unreal Engine 4. However, the artist has released an amazing video from the CRYENGINE version, giving us a glimpse at what a current-gen System Shock game could look like. Enjoy! Continue reading This Mind-blowing Video Shows How Amazing A New System Shock Game Could Look Like In CRYENGINE

Underworld Ascension Announced – New RPG From The Creative Director Of “THIEF” & “System Shock”

OtherSide Entertainment, a new independent games studio, today announced its formation. Fronted by game pioneer Paul Neurath, OtherSide Entertainment revealed that its first title, Underworld Ascension, will mark the return of the groundbreaking and long fallow Underworld franchise. Continue reading Underworld Ascension Announced – New RPG From The Creative Director Of “THIEF” & “System Shock”

Here Is What System Shock 2 Could Look Like In CRYENGINE

System Shock 2 is one of the classiest FPS/RPG hybrids. Created by Looking Glass and Irrational Studios, this masterpiece made us fall in love with Shodan, featured a big twist regarding the entity helping the player, and was one of the few games sporting action role-playing and survival horror elements in a first person shooter. Continue reading Here Is What System Shock 2 Could Look Like In CRYENGINE

System Shock 2 Source Fan-Made Remake – Assets Released, Port Cancelled

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System Shock fans, we’ve got some good and some bad news for you today. The good news is that ‘Mark Valentine’ has released his assets for the Source Engine remake of System Shock 2. The bad news is that Valentine has stopped working on this port, meaning that this project is – more or less – cancelled. Fortunately, Valentine claimed that people are welcome to continue working on it, and that he’ll help with this project’s development if that ever happens.  Continue reading System Shock 2 Source Fan-Made Remake – Assets Released, Port Cancelled

User’s Articles: Games with unique gameplay

Games with unique gameplay
Written by Vojtech Hovorka
It is very hard to be successful and recognized in today’s gaming market. There are hundreds of new titles released each and every year, and while most of them are as mediocre as they can get, there are still some games / franchises that should not be forgotten. A lot of young gamers who came in for fun are running in circles, hunting for games with the best graphics and the best ‘movie feel.’ While graphics and ‘overall feel’ are important, there is nothing more important in games than their gameplay. In this article I will look into some titles that deserve to be remembered. Most of them will be old, and perhaps you may have never played them. My goal with this article is to show you that age and graphics are irrelevant to good gameplay mechanics. After all, there is nothing quite like the following games. Continue reading User’s Articles: Games with unique gameplay

System Shock 2 Is Now Available On Steam

System Shock 2
Back in February, we informed you about the GOG release of System Shock 2. Well, today we are happy to report that this classic FPS – created by our beloved yet dead Looking Glass – is available on Valve’s digital distribution service, Steam. The Steam release comes with a 30% discount until May 17th, meaning that it will cost you 6,99€. Continue reading System Shock 2 Is Now Available On Steam