This week, Rocket League introduced plans to cease supporting Mac and Linux variations, we realized Stardew Valley has offered so very many copies, Lunar New 12 months gross sales kicked off, and it appears to be like like help for unionising the video games trade is rising. Learn on for extra of the week’s PC gaming goings-on in our Information Digest, and do additionally take a look at the Weekly Updates Update for a few of the week’s large patches.
Psyonix say it’s “not viable” to maintain them up-to-date whereas utilizing new applied sciences. Mac and Linux will lose on-line multiplayer in early March, although they’ll nonetheless be playable offline. Refunds are on supply.
That’s a giant quantity!
The Sport Builders Convention’s annual survey of 4000 builders has proven 54% supported unionising, although solely 23% imagine the trade will unionise.
They already personal a little bit of the Conan Exiles studio, and now they’re providing to purchase all shares. Funcom need this too, advising shareholders to promote up.
Offers! Offers! Offers!
Offers! Offers! Offers! Offers! Offers!
Would some individuals prefer to pay a sub somewhat than purchase the sport and its squillion expansions? Possibly! It’s solely an experiment, however Paradox do have many video games which might go well with this mannequin. Proper now you should purchase most of EU4 actual low-cost in a Humble Bundle anyway.
To when? A MYSTERY.
So newcomers can compensate for the story earlier than the VR prequel to HL2 arrives in March, the principle video games are free for everybody on Steam. Not for keepsies, thoughts.