Archive for 29 October 2009
Champions Online: New Features On The Way
Champions Online developers have put heir heads together to update players on a number of upcoming features in the game, and to remind them on what’s on offer in-game right now, in the latest State of the Game report.Executive producer Bill Roper attempts to put out some of the fires that have sprung up in the community recently, regarding costume pieces.
Football Manager 2010 Review [PC]
Confession time: I’ve been somewhat estranged from the Sports Interactive series of management titles.
LOTRO: New Scuttledells Screens
Turbine has released five new screenshots of a new area in the upcoming expansion for Lord of the Rings Online.The images are of an area called Scuttledells in Mirkwood.
Champions Online: Levels 1-20 Review
Check out our Champions Online: Levels 1-20 review.
Aion: Last Chance To Get Collector’s Edition
Players of NCsoft’s Aion have a last chance to upgrade their account to a Collector’s Edition, thanks to a 48 hour offer open until tomorrow.The original offer ended early due to an internal error, but starting from 00:01 PDT today until 23:59 PDT tomorrow, Friday 30 October, players can once again upgrade their accounts and claim the exclusive items that come with it.The upgrade costs £10.00 GBP or $10.00 USD and includes the following:Black Cloud Wings (gives 40 seconds of additional flight time)Black Cloud Earring (gives an HP and an MP boost)Special character title (Settler of Aion) with stat boostRich purple dye to tint 10 in-game items Two character emotesVisit the NCsoft store to take advantage of this offer.
WAR Client Mac Client Launches
Eureopean players can now obtain the full Mac client for Mythic’s MMO, Warhammer Online.The client is available to download from the official Warhammer Online site.
Champions Online: Levels 1-20 Review [PC]
MMOs have been around long enough now for everyone to have figured out what’s important to us gamers in this genre.
Bioshock 2 Multiplayer Trailer
2K Games has released a new trailer for Bioshock 2.The video focuses on the Capture the Sister mode in the multiplayer game in which two teams compete to capture Little Sisters, with points earned for depositing them in the Little Sister vents.Team play looks to be crucial in Capture the Sister as once you have picked one up, you cannot shoot, leaving only one hand free for using plasmids. Your teammates will need to have your back and help to clear a way to the vents before the enemy, or a Big Daddy, intervenes.We got the chance to take a look at the multiplayer game at E3 this year, find out what we thought here.
Rockstar Teases Next GTA?
Rockstar may be teasing the next GTA game in the manual to Grand Theft Auto: Episodes From Liberty City.Eagle-eyed fans over on GTAForums.com spotted an advert in the manual which depicts the artwork from the GTAIV boxes arranged into a broken heart, with the text “Liberty City, It’s Over!”Below this are the words “Next stop” – and then the page is torn.
Activision Confirms Modern Warfare 2 Terrorist Video
Activision has confirmed that the controversial Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 video which hit the net yesterday is genuine.