Atlas Reactor Giveaway: Grey’s Citadel Skin, Loot Matrices and more beta codes!

(Update August 22, 9 pm local time: This giveaway is closed. All winners will get their codes via email, so you won't have to do anything. Just wait a bit...) Trion has been very generous and as such, we did not only get codes for Rift, but codes for Atlas Reactor as well. In case … Continue reading Atlas Reactor Giveaway: Grey’s Citadel Skin, Loot Matrices and more beta codes!

Bookahneer’s Geekwatch (Mai 2016)

When reading through the Steam community hub of Funatics's game "Valhalla Hills", I saw a post by a player saying that Funatics was recently acquired by InnoGames. The post is in German as well as most news postings I found about this happening. However, an English post that I found specifies that Funatics had to … Continue reading Bookahneer’s Geekwatch (Mai 2016)

Bookahneer’s Geekwatch (April 2016)

Fragmented, the "little brother" of The Repopulation will officially arrive in Steam Early Access soon, on April 26. If you already own The Repopulation, you will get Fragmented for free - or you already got access to it if you registered for pre-steam early access-access. :p Either way, there is still an NDA on the … Continue reading Bookahneer’s Geekwatch (April 2016)

Atlas Reactor Alpha returns on March 31

Yes, that's right! We will finally be able to play Atlas Reactor again come March 31. According to Trion, this is the last alpha test and the game will go into closed beta afterwards. What I couldn't find in the announcement is for how long this alpha event will last. Maybe this will also depend … Continue reading Atlas Reactor Alpha returns on March 31

Bookahneer’s Geekwatch (28. February 2016)

Fragmented, the game that the developers of "The Repopulation" are working on as a basis for the engine-switch of Repopulation, is entering closed testing soon. You can sign up and apply for it here if you like. If you need more information about Fragmented, I wrote about it in January. Head over to that post … Continue reading Bookahneer’s Geekwatch (28. February 2016)

Atlas Reactor: First Impressions Review

Atlas Reactor is currently in alpha and they are currently holding their "alpha sneak peek" event until February 24. Since there is no NDA for this event, I can write about my impressions. Hurrah! Just in case you missed it, I will repeat myself here: This game is in alpha! A lot is subject to … Continue reading Atlas Reactor: First Impressions Review

Bookahneer’s Geekwatch (February 2016)

Welcome to Bookahneer’s Geekwatch! This is the place where we take a look at all those little pieces of gaming news that have attracted our interest and talk about what's recently been in the spotlight of other fansites. Wildstar's Humble Bundle Jumpstar Pack Humble Bundle has launched its latest bundle "Gamepedia Online Multiplayer" bundle. I … Continue reading Bookahneer’s Geekwatch (February 2016)

Sunken – First Impressions Review

In general, I really despise permadeath in games and stay away from games where I am forced to play with this feature. With my playtime being limited due to my job and other stuff I also want to do in my free time, it just seems so frustrating having to start all over again because … Continue reading Sunken – First Impressions Review

The future of The Repopulation

Rather exciting news appeared while I was sleeping: The Repopulation will come back*! The developers (Above and Beyond Technologies) decided to leave the Hero Engine behind and port the game to the Unreal Engine. "This is not a decision that we have taken lightly. While many of our assets will convert over easily to Unreal … Continue reading The future of The Repopulation

Wildstar “open” beta started

Wildstar will go free to play in 5 days! And maybe you're sitting there, in front of your PC, wondering: Is Wildstar for me? Will it suit my gaming needs? Is it fun? And, most of importantly since it is going "free to play": Is the cash shop fair? Up until this morning (or last … Continue reading Wildstar “open” beta started