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  • You May Have To Download Fallout 4’s Far Harbor Again You May Have To Download Fallout 4's Far Harbor AgainBethesda has issued an updated version of Far Harbor, Fallout 4’s new DLC expansion, on PS4. However, for unexplained and mysterious reasons, it can’t be applied via normal means.
    The main issue appears to be performance — on Playstation 4, Far Harbor runs at a sluggish 20FPS at any area that contains lots of volumetric fog to render. This update will fix that problem, but it doesn’t just install itself. Here are the steps, courtesy of Bethesda:

    Confirm Fallout 4 is not running. Highlight Fallout 4 in your PS4 dashboard, press Options, and select Close Application to ensure Fallout 4 is not ...

  • Lead Designer For Civilization VI Talks What Makes Game Special Lead Designer For Civilization VI Talks What Makes Game SpecialIt’s no surprise that Firaxis is doing numerous interviews to get positive word out about Civilization VI. Lead Designer Ed Beach sat down with BA Start Gaming and talked about several new features in the game, as well as things not previous reported. Check it out via the video below:
  • Caravans Getting New Function In Civilization VI Caravans Getting New Function In Civilization VIIt’s clear that in Civilization VI, there’s an attempt to be less like a micromanager and more like a strategist. As the team at Firaxis are doing what they can to make things less automated and make even the smallest unit feel more important.
    It is this line of thought that they decided to make it so that the caravan units are the only way to build roads early on the game.
    “We thought that was a good way to go for the early game, because historically roads were built along trade routes,” says Lead Designer Ed Beach to IGN.
    You will ...
  • All Of Civilization VI’s New Features In One Video All Of Civilization VI's New Features In One VideoThere is often a kind of information overload when a new game is announced. Mainly because between the fans wanting information, and the developer desiring to tell as much as they can without spoilers, there’s a lot to contend with.
    For Civilization, the need for information is paramount, as each new version brings its own unique twists and augments to the game. Civilization VI is no different, as Firaxis dropped numerous tidbits and information about the game that might have gotten lost in the midst of the wealth of information.
    The video below not only show gameplay footage of Civilization VI, but ...
  • Gameplay Preview For Civilization VI Gameplay Preview For Civilization VIUpon the announcement of Civilization VI, many were wondering how it would look and play compared to previous Civilization games. Some were lucky enough to get a test of it after the announcement was made, and some were even able to record it.
    This near 30-minute gameplay preview shows Civilization VI and many of the visual and gameplay aspects you can expect. It’s long, but it’s worth the watch.
  • The Reveal Trailer For Civilization VI Get Analyzed! The Reveal Trailer For Civilization VI Get Analyzed!What makes an announcement of a video game? Often, it is something that people see, whether it be a simple logo, artwork of the game, or in most cases, a trailer showing what the game will likely be like in the end. Often, game developers go all out and make sure the trailer is something memorable. Or, fills it with hidden details that gamers will have to be paying attention to in order to catch.
    IGN took the liberty of talking with the team at Firaxis about the announcement trailer for Civilization VI, and found out there was more to it ...
  • Noctis’ Car Is Faster Than A Chocobo, And Other New FFXV Factoids Noctis' Car Is Faster Than A Chocobo, And Other New FFXV FactoidsThe chocobo used to be the fastest way to get around on any Final Fantasy overworld. Then the automobile was invented. Now the car belonging to Prince Noctis is the fastest thing on land! Eat dust, yellow birds!
    This new fact was among many revealed during the latest Active Time Report from Square-Enix, broadcast live earlier today. In terms of transportation, it may be easier to drive than to fly. Director Hajime Tabata told viewers they’ll eventually get an airship, but they might have trouble landing it (if they fail, they’ll have to start back at the last checkpoint). We already ...
  • New Harvest Moon Announced For 3DS New Harvest Moon Announced For 3DSHarvest Moon: Skytree Village was announced today by Natsume for the Nintendo 3DS. Natsume made the announcement ahead of E3 with the intent of going into greater detail during the show. We don’t have a trailer for you yet, but we do have THIS: there’s a goat in the game. The other bullet points provided by the company are familiar:

    Play as a boy or a girl, woo bachelorettes and bachelors, and start a family!
    Completely new story with tons of interesting new characters.
    New crops and flowers to discover.
    New fishing mechanics: expand waterways and catch rarer fish.
    A full town with many residents, ...

  • You Can Now Mod Fallout 4 On XBox You Can Now Mod Fallout 4 On XBoxBethesda promised fans of Fallout that they would be able to apply mods to at least one console version of Fallout 4 before May was over. They nearly broke this promise, but just under the wire, they pulled it off: XBox One support for Fallout 4 mods starts today. You’ll be able to upload your creations directly to the Bethesda server, and download from a wide variety of existing ones using their new menu.
    The Creation Kit does everything its computer cousin does, with one exception: since we’re dealing with the limited hard drive space of a console, no single mod ...
  • We Now Know When Zero Time Dilemma Comes To Steam We Now Know When Zero Time Dilemma Comes To SteamThe latest Nonary Game commences on dedicated game handhelds June 28. We knew that much. We also had the vague promise the game was coming to PC, but no concrete date. Now that’s changed: Chunsoft and Aksys told the website Polygon today that the PC version of Zero Time Dilemma would launch June 29, one day after it comes out everywhere else. Not bad!
    “In Japan, the Steam release and physical release are both June 30 (2 a.m. JST),” they explained. “But due to time zones, that translates to June 29, 10 a.m. PT (give or take some time for it ...