Although the standard Humble Bundle offers comics instead of games, the Humble Store is running a spring sale that includes Metro: Last Light Complete Edition for $9.99 and Hitman: Absolution for $6.24. Elsewhere...
Windows 8 UX designer talks about the decisions behind the Metro interface, as well as why they were made, and why its a necessary evil that power users must endure.
If Batman: Arkham Origins and/or Battlefield 4 haven't already claimed your weekend, Steam and its brethren would like you to know that Torchlight II, Natural Selection 2, Saints Row IV, Far Cry 3, Metro: Last Light, The Walking Dead, The Witcher 2...
When the Metro 2033 was released in 2010 it contributed to raise the PC graphics bar making good use of the latest DirectX 11 rendering technologies. Metro: Last Light follows its predecessor roots by using a heavily customized and improved version of the 4A Engine.
Furthermore, the developer has continued to cater to loyal PC gamers who have considerably more power than console gamers at its disposal by including a richer gaming experience visually as well as a benchmark tool for measuring your system's performance.
The Metro series is set some years after nuclear war has ruined the surface of the Earth and put an end to civilization as we know it. In Russia, survivors have retreated to the Metro, re-forging a bleak semi-existence in the tunnels beneath the city. This is the sort of game that mentions, in its opening cinematic, the very real possibility that God is dead.
Last Light assumes that players got the "bad ending" in Metro 2033 and took the option to blast the entire population of "Dark Ones" into oblivion. The subsequent discovery of a single surviving Dark One sets the plot of Last Light in motion.