My involvement with Homeworld Remastered can be distilled down to 1.63 GB of data, containing 7,679 files in 1,156 folders.
As a fan of space combat sims, my gut twisted as I watched the massive battle between the Reapers and everyone else play out via cut scene in Mass Effect 3. I wanted to control it. Phoenix Interactive's Mass Effect Reborn mod for Homeworld 2 gives me that chance.
Surprising absolutely nobody - I've got money on these being the only releases the series' new owners ever bother with - Gearbox announced over the weekend it will be releasing HD upgrades to both Homeworld and Homeworld 2.
Ask anyone who likes strategy video games and spaceships what their favourite title of all time is and, if they don't say Homeworld, they're either lying or are seven years old.
In the opening moments of 1999's Homeworld, you get to see the end of the world. Watch helplessly as an entire planet, and everybody on it, is burned to a cinder.
Dystopian science fiction author and video game story contributor Peter Watts faces up to two years in prison and a $5,000 fine after being found guilty of assaulting, resisting and obstructing a U.S. Customs and Border Protection officer last year.