Archive for October 2008
Scary games are a rare breed these days. Sure we get a few cheap shocks here and there (*cough* Doom 3) and the odd unsettling moment but they can’t quite live up to the atmospheric horror of games like System Shock 2 or the original Silent Hill.
DC Universe Online
First I’d like you to help us place the background in DC comics chronology, which is very complex.
Guitar Hero: World Tour
Following the defection of Guitar Hero developer Harmonix to MTV, Activision was left playing catch-up.
Golden Axe: Beast Rider
Some two years ago Sega announced that it had acquired San Francisco based developer, Secret Level, for some $15 million.
I hate to depress everyone, but the credit crunch is biting hard, and capitalism is on its knees.
Far Cry 2
Far Cry 2, Ubisoft’s latest FPS offering, has a lot to live up to.
I have a confession to make: I did not like the first Fable.
Picture Red Faction’s wall-busting GeoMod technology as re-imagined by TV gardener Alan Titchmarsh while he’s shooting Haze rejects with spud guns, and you’ll get not only a flavour of Fracture’s one and only innovation, but also an indication of where the game ultimately falls down.
Industry Job Interview – The Publisher
Have you ever thought about getting a job in the gaming industry?
Multiwinia: Survival of the Flattest
As far as RTS games go, you’d have thought at this stage we’d seen every setting imaginable.
FIFA ’09 10 vs 10 Online
IncGamers’ Andy Alderson spent a week online with FIFA 09’s new Be a Pro 10 vs 10 mode and, having seen the best and worst it has to offer, here are the three games that stood out.
G1 Jockey 4 2008
It’s easy to see how horseracing games are overlooked; it’s not the most pivotal standard-setting genre, and as per other horse racers there’s no graphical splendour to excite the public, just drab green fields, hedgerows, headache inducing jerseys and a central view of a small man’s rear.
Prince of Persia
IncGamers caught up with Ubisoft’s Montreal team as it readies the latest Prince of Persia game for release.
Trojan Hero UNPLAYED
Before we continue, we’d like to make it clear that Lee Tharjick is his own entity and that the views portrayed in this article, are the thoughts of Lee Tharjick and not that of IncGamers.
According to Argentina’s beret wearing pin-up guerrillero, Ernesto Che Guevara, football isn’t just a simple game.
Two Worlds Epic Edition
Two Worlds: EPIC edition is a repackaging of the original Two Worlds with the add-ons ‘Tainted Blood’ and ‘Curse of Souls’ included automatically. Useful collation or shameless marketing trick? I’ll let you decide. As for the game, well like this review, you’re either gonna love it or hate it. Let me tell you why….
Steel Fury: Kharkov 1942
IncGamers’ Peter Parrish takes aim at Steel Fury in this hands-on with Lighthouse Interactive’s new tank sim.Hitler or Stalin, who’s your favourite?
Atari’s new FPS Legendary aims to bring something new to the genre through its intriguing mix of secret societies, myhthical beasts and modern settings.