New updates for Steam and CS:S

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A new update has just been released for Steam and Counter Strike: Source. This update will include a range of different patches including fixes for the Source engine, updates for SourceTV as well as repairs for some garbled fonts.

The most interesting one is an update for Counter Strike Source called “Dynamic Weapon Pricing”. We’re a little interested as to what this includes, so new information will be posted when we have it.

Original arcicle at Steam News

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Neverwinter Nights 2

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Role-playing games such as Neverwinter Nights 2 immerse you into another world, and another life. You can take on the role of a warrior, thief, magician, and more, as you pursue a great quest, usually to defeat evil. With Neverwinter Nights 2, however, the focus is on improving the role-playing experience, as you can do lots of activities that you weren’t able to do in the original game, like engaging in a little arson on the side for fun. It sounds a bit twisted, but that’s how lead designer Josh Sawyer likes it. And in his designer diary, Sawyer tells us what he loves about the game. Neverwinter Nights 2 is scheduled to ship around the end of the month.

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Warhammer: Mark of Chaos

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[image title=”whmoc” size=”thumbnail” id=”366″ align=”right” linkto=”https://irrationale2.files.wordpress.com/2008/08/whmoc.jpg” ]Since the first screenshots appeared over a year ago, Warhammer and strategy fans have been looking forward to Warhammer: Mark of Chaos. Though there have been previous games based on the popular and long-lived Warhammer fantasy license, Mark of Chaos’s beautiful visuals promise to bring the armies of men, orcs, and elves to life like never before. In this real-time strategy game, you’ll be able to command Warhammer armies in fevered battle and see the gory results unfold before your eyes. With the game finally near completion, we got our hands on a work-in-progress version to check it out.

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