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Natural Selection 2 dev's 'Subnautica' dives into Steam Early Access

Natural Selection 2 developer Unknown Worlds launched its latest game on Steam Early Access this week, Subnautica. In it, players submerse themselves in an "alien underwater world" with brightly-colored creatures and environments, such as coral reefs and volcanoes. Fighting to survive, the swimmers...

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Fans grab development reins on Natural Selection 2

Unknown Worlds Entertainment has decided to pull its developers from cult-hit, team-based shooter Natural Selection 2, though instead of ending the game's lifespan the studio is handing development duties to a group of dedicated fans. WasabiOne, co-leader of the newly-founded fan development tea...

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Humble Jumbo Bundle spotlights Orcs Must Die 2, Garry's Mod, Magicka

Humble Bundle organizers have launched the Humble Jumbo Bundle, serving up digital copies of Unknown Worlds' FPS Natural Selection 2, Coffee Stain Studios' tower defense shooter Sanctum 2 and Paradox Interactive's DLC-bundled Magicka for a buyer-chosen price ($1 minimum). Beat the bundle's ave...

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Natural Selection 2 dev approves fan-driven championship

Developer Unknown Worlds has heard the pleas of its fans and has decided to greenlight a worldwide championship tournament for its flagship shooter, Natural Selection 2. Tournaments are generally created by developers to promote a game, but in this case the idea for the event came from the Natur...

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Natural Selection 2 introducing female marines

The female TSF Marine will join the battle of Natural Selection 2 in the game's next update, scheduled for August. The character was one of the first announcements made for post-launch content and developer Unknown Worlds revealed the final render of the game's 3D model on its site. "The game in...

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Steam belts out Rocksmith daily deal; Chivalry, Natural Selection 2 weekend deals

Rocksmith, Ubisoft's guitar tutorial software, is in the Steam daily sale spotlight today, down to $7.50 until 10am PT tomorrow. This sale doesn't mitigate the need for a Rocksmith Real Tone Cable, so you'll need to purchase that separately. Steam has also initiated its weekend deals, highlighti...

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Natural Selection 2 free on Steam this weekend

In celebration of PAX East, Natural Selection 2 is free to play on Steam until Sunday. If you like it well enough, you can purchase it at 50 percent off as well. Developer Unknown Worlds expects over 15,000 people to play concurrently. If you're at PAX East, the Unknown Worlds team can be found o...

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Natural Selection 2 credit card scam sees developer out $30,000

Valve has deactivated 1,341 Steam keys for Natural Selection 2, a result of a scam that saw developer Unknown Worlds Entertainment out a total of $30,000. These 1,341 keys were purchased through the developer using stolen credit cards. The real credit card owners made chargeback claims on the fraud...

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Natural Selection 2 receives free 'gorgeous' update, 50% off sale

Natural Selection 2 gets "Gorgeous" today, along with a 50 percent off sale on Steam. The update, according to Hugh Jeremy of developer Unknown Worlds, introduces "new weapons, creatures, abilities, map, tutorial system and more: Gorgeous takes the struggle for survival between alien and marine to...

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Natural Selection 2 notches up $1 million in first week

Natural Selection 2's first seven days, since crawling out of the development ooze and onto Steam, have been good for the game. It sold 144,000 copies and earned developer Unknown Worlds over $1 million. "It has been a success beyond our wildest dreams," the team at Unknown Worlds wrote, sending ou...

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