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PCGamingWiki are regularly running assignments to allocate and distribute digital PC games to wiki contributors in order to complete game articles. If you are interested in picking up an upcoming game for a few hours of your time, please feel free to apply for an available assignment to Andytizer on the [[PCGamingWiki:Discord|PCGW Discord]]. If you wish to fill out an assignment for an unlisted game, please feel free to contact Andytizer on the [[PCGamingWiki:Discord|PCGW Discord]], and an assignment for the game might become available.
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PCGamingWiki are regularly running assignments to allocate and distribute digital PC games to wiki contributors in order to complete game articles. If you are interested in picking up an upcoming game for a few hours of your time, please feel free to apply for an available assignment to Andytizer on the [[PCGamingWiki:Discord|PCGW Discord]]. If you wish to fill out an assignment for an unlisted game, please feel free to contact Andytizer on the [[PCGamingWiki:Discord|PCGW Discord]], and an assignment for the game might become available. You can also see the [[PCGamingWiki:Assignments/Table|full historical Assignments table]].
  
 
''Be sure to read [[#Applications|Applications]] for more information on how to apply and what will be expected from the game article.''
 
''Be sure to read [[#Applications|Applications]] for more information on how to apply and what will be expected from the game article.''
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==Applications==
 
==Applications==
 
===How to apply===
 
===How to apply===
If you are interested in applying for an Assignment, please private message the admin Andytizer on [[PCGamingWiki:Discord|Discord]].
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If you are interested in applying for an Assignment, please private message the admin Andytizer#6342 or editor Rose#2088 on [[PCGamingWiki:Discord|Discord]].
  
 
Please mention:
 
Please mention:
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* Timeline of article completion.
 
* Timeline of article completion.
  
Once the application is received, Andytizer will respond and update the table below with your application.
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Once the application is received, Andytizer or Rose will respond and update the table below with your application.
  
 
'''Important: Before filling in an application or requesting a title it is strongly recommended that you read and understand this section as we enforce standards that must be met. Failure to fulfill any of the following may result in you being ineligible to apply for any future assignments unless fulfilled.'''
 
'''Important: Before filling in an application or requesting a title it is strongly recommended that you read and understand this section as we enforce standards that must be met. Failure to fulfill any of the following may result in you being ineligible to apply for any future assignments unless fulfilled.'''
  
===Choosing applicants===
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===Applicants===
* Allocation will be approximately 1 week in advance of game's release date.
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* Applicants need to display a history of high quality editing on PCGamingWiki.
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* If you are a new user, you can ask for advice in [[PCgamingWiki:Discord|Discord]] (#articles) and you can request a 'spare' game key so that you can begin to build a history of editing on PCGamingWiki (see [[PCGamingWiki:Assignments/Keys]]).
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* Allocation will be approximately 3 days in advance of game's release date.
 
* Multiple applicants are encouraged, and the 'assignee' may be chosen based on past performance, number of previous review codes received or in a diceroll.
 
* Multiple applicants are encouraged, and the 'assignee' may be chosen based on past performance, number of previous review codes received or in a diceroll.
 
* If the game is highly popular, multiple copies of the game may be allocated depending on number of review codes received or purchased.
 
* If the game is highly popular, multiple copies of the game may be allocated depending on number of review codes received or purchased.
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===Article completion guidelines===
 
===Article completion guidelines===
 
* Article must be completed in a timely manner.
 
* Article must be completed in a timely manner.
* All relevant aspects of the article must be filled out as per the Sample article.
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* All relevant aspects of the article must be filled out as per the [[PCGamingWiki:Sample article|Sample article]].
 
* Research issues and fixes in forums, include common issues into the wiki even if you have not personally experienced them.
 
* Research issues and fixes in forums, include common issues into the wiki even if you have not personally experienced them.
 
* Publicise the article in all relevant forums. This includes any official forums and the Steam Community Discussions if available.
 
* Publicise the article in all relevant forums. This includes any official forums and the Steam Community Discussions if available.
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==Upcoming releases==
 
==Upcoming releases==
{{ii}} Lists the games that have a release date within the next three weeks, with the closest release on top. Limited to the 10 next upcoming releases.
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{{ii}} Lists the games that have a release date within the next three weeks, with the closest release on top. Limited to the 20 next upcoming releases.
 
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==Full table==
 
==Full table==
The data from the tables on this page and the [[Home/ask/assignments|Home page]] are based on the [[PCGamingWiki:Assignments/table|Full table]] subpage.
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The data from the tables on this page and the [[Home/ask/assignments|Home page]] are based on the [[PCGamingWiki:Assignments/Table|Assignments/Table]] subpage.
  
 
{{References}}
 
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Revision as of 08:48, 23 October 2019

PCGamingWiki are regularly running assignments to allocate and distribute digital PC games to wiki contributors in order to complete game articles. If you are interested in picking up an upcoming game for a few hours of your time, please feel free to apply for an available assignment to Andytizer on the PCGW Discord. If you wish to fill out an assignment for an unlisted game, please feel free to contact Andytizer on the PCGW Discord, and an assignment for the game might become available. You can also see the full historical Assignments table.

Be sure to read Applications for more information on how to apply and what will be expected from the game article.

Available assignments

Game Release Date Applied Completion Date Assigned Notes
Transport Fever 2
GOG.com key
December 11, 2019 GOG.com Enhancement Project.
Vampire: The Masquerade - Coteries of New York
GOG.com key
December 11, 2019 GOG.com Enhancement Project.
Mosaic
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December 5, 2019 Review code requested November 9, 2019 (Raw Fury), received November 27, 2019.
Sniper: Ghost Warrior Contracts
GOG.com key
November 22, 2019 GOG.com Enhancement Project.
Wrath: Aeon of Ruin
GOG.com key
November 22, 2019 GOG.com Enhancement Project.
Black Future '88
GOG.com key
November 21, 2019 GOG.com Enhancement Project.
Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition
DRM details are not known
November 14, 2019 Review code requested November 9, 2019 (Edelman), received November 27, 2019.
Unity of Command II
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November 12, 2019 Review code requested November 12, 2019 (Take The Potion), received November 13, 2019.
Need for Speed Heat
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November 8, 2019 SojerManLan (t|c) Review code requested November 2, 2019 (EA), received November 12, 2019.
Song of Horror
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October 31, 2019 Review code received October 18, 2019 (Renaissance), embargo until October 29.
Surviving the Aftermath
Epic Games Launcher
October 19, 2019 Release to early access. Review code requested October 19, 2019 (Paradox Interactive), received October 28, 2019.
Mistover
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October 10, 2019 Review code requested September 27, 2019 (Krafton), received October 11, 2019.
Radio Commander
Icon overlay.png
October 10, 2019 Review code requested October 3, 2019, received October 4, 2019.
We Were Here Together
Icon overlay.png
October 10, 2019 Review code requested October 3, 2019 (Total Mayhem Games), received October 9, 2019.
Ghostbusters: The Video Game Remastered
Epic Games Launcher
October 4, 2019 Review code requested September 17, 2019 (Sandbox Strategies), received October 16, 2019.
Encased: A Sci-Fi Post-Apocalyptic RPG
GOG.com key
September 26, 2019 Early access. Review code requested September 19, 2019 (Evolve). GOG.com Enhancement Project.
Flotsam
GOG.com key
September 26, 2019 Early access. Review code requested September 20, 2019. GOG.com Enhancement Project.
Intruders: Hide and Seek
Icon overlay.png
September 26, 2019 Review code received September 23, 2019 (Renaissance).
Noita
GOG.com key
September 24, 2019 Early access. Steam review code requested September 18, 2019 (Nolla Games). GOG.com Enhancement Project.
Overland
GOG.com key
September 19, 2019 GOG.com Enhancement Project. Review code requested September 14, 2019 (Finji).
Little Misfortune
GOG.com key
September 18, 2019 GOG.com Enhancement Project. Review code requested September 8, 2019 (Killmonday Games).
Fantasy General II
GOG.com key
September 5, 2019 GOG.com Enhancement Project.
River City Girls
GOG.com key
September 5, 2019 AnotherGills (t|c) Review code requested September 6, 2019 (WayForward, Simply Gaming PR). GOG.com Enhancement Project.
Telling Lies
GOG.com key
August 23, 2019 GOG.com Enhancement Project.

Applications

How to apply

If you are interested in applying for an Assignment, please private message the admin Andytizer#6342 or editor Rose#2088 on Discord.

Please mention:

  • Wiki username.
  • Some backgrounds reasons on why you think you are suitable for the task.
  • Timeline of article completion.

Once the application is received, Andytizer or Rose will respond and update the table below with your application.

Important: Before filling in an application or requesting a title it is strongly recommended that you read and understand this section as we enforce standards that must be met. Failure to fulfill any of the following may result in you being ineligible to apply for any future assignments unless fulfilled.

Applicants

  • Applicants need to display a history of high quality editing on PCGamingWiki.
  • If you are a new user, you can ask for advice in Discord (#articles) and you can request a 'spare' game key so that you can begin to build a history of editing on PCGamingWiki (see PCGamingWiki:Assignments/Keys).
  • Allocation will be approximately 3 days in advance of game's release date.
  • Multiple applicants are encouraged, and the 'assignee' may be chosen based on past performance, number of previous review codes received or in a diceroll.
  • If the game is highly popular, multiple copies of the game may be allocated depending on number of review codes received or purchased.
  • If you have a history of modding games and will attempt to create a fix (e.g. create a FOV hack) you will be given priority.
  • Andytizer will have final say in who is chosen to receive review code.

Article completion guidelines

  • Article must be completed in a timely manner.
  • All relevant aspects of the article must be filled out as per the Sample article.
  • Research issues and fixes in forums, include common issues into the wiki even if you have not personally experienced them.
  • Publicise the article in all relevant forums. This includes any official forums and the Steam Community Discussions if available.
  • Upkeep of the article must be maintained for at least 7 days documenting any new developments such as issues or fixes. If the title is in an active development state such as Early Access then the article should at least be maintained until official release.

Sponsors

GOG.com Enhancement Project

PCGamingWiki has partnered with GOG.com who have provided a shared community account with access to all new games on request for the benefit of the GOG.com Enhancement Project. If you would like access to this account, please PM Andytizer on Discord.

Gamesplanet

Gamesplanet have very generously provided regular store funds for PCGamingWiki to use as we wish. These funds are used for the purchase of titles which we cannot acquire via PR methods.

Upcoming releases

Lists the games that have a release date within the next three weeks, with the closest release on top. Limited to the 20 next upcoming releases.
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Game Release Date Applied Completion Date Assigned Notes

Recent releases

Lists the games that had a release date within the last two weeks, with the closest release on top. Limited to the 10 most recent releases.
Game Release Date Applied Completion Date Assigned Notes
Detroit: Become Human
Epic Games Launcher
December 12, 2019 Rose (t|c)
Fayaine (t|c)
Unavailable (t|c)
Rose (t|c) Review code requested June 6, 2019 (Premier Comms), received December 12, 2019.
Transport Fever 2
GOG.com key
December 11, 2019 GOG.com Enhancement Project.
Vampire: The Masquerade - Coteries of New York
GOG.com key
December 11, 2019 GOG.com Enhancement Project.
Boneworks
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December 10, 2019 Review code requested November 24, 2019 (Stress Level Zero).
Dragon Quest Builders 2
Icon overlay.png
December 10, 2019 Fayaine (t|c) Fayaine (t|c) Review code requested December 3, 2019 (FortySeven communications).
Hurtworld
Icon overlay.png
December 10, 2019 Out of early access.
MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries
Epic Games Launcher
December 10, 2019 Expack3 (t|c) Expack3 (t|c) Review code requested November 24, 2019 (Tinsley PR), received November 27, 2019.
GTFO
Icon overlay.png
December 9, 2019 Release to early access. Review code requested December 4, 2019 (10 Chambers Collective).
Darksiders Genesis
Icon overlay.png
December 5, 2019 MasterBlaster (t|c) MasterBlaster (t|c) Review code requested November 19, 2019 (THQ Nordic), received December 4, 2019.
Mosaic
Icon overlay.png
December 5, 2019 Review code requested November 9, 2019 (Raw Fury), received November 27, 2019.

Full table

The data from the tables on this page and the Home page are based on the Assignments/Table subpage.

References