Archive for 22 February 2010


Guild Wars 2 Developer Interview

Comprehensive interview with the Guild Wars designers, discussing PvP, lore, game mechanics and more

By Paul Younger | 22 Feb 2010 | Comments Off

StarCraft 2 Battle.net Beta Preview

Battle.net is the reason StarCraft II was delayed – is it worth the wait?

By Paul Younger | 22 Feb 2010 | Comments Off

Guild Wars 2 Developer Interview

IncGamers recently sat down with Guild Wars 2’s lead designer, Eric Flannum, and fellow designers Curtis Johnson, Jon Peters and Ree Soesbee to talk about the upcoming MMO and answer some of our burning questions.We talk about the game’s lore, the community, changes to game mechanics, PvP and more.

By Paul Younger | 22 Feb 2010 | Comments Off

StarCraft 2 Battle.net Beta Preview

We’re continuing to explore Blizzard’s latest creation StarCraft II by looking at the Battle.net service, which is now an integral part of the game.

By Paul Younger | 22 Feb 2010 | Comments Off

Ubisoft Defends New Copy Protection

Ubisoft has defended its decision to implement a new and controversial copy protection system.The new system, which requires players to be permanently connected to the internet when playing games, will allow players unlimited installs of their games, no disc checks, and remote saves, meaning that you can access your save files from any computer in the world.Nonetheless, requiring players to be permanently connected to the internet while playing, and not just demanding online authentication when launching the game, has resulted in a vociferous response.Speaking to MCV, Ubi’s UK marketing director Murray Pannell said that it’s required if you want to see more PC games.”The impact of piracy on the PC market is enormous and working to thwart it is crucial to our future ability to continue developing for this platform,” said Pannell.

By Paul Younger | 22 Feb 2010 | Comments Off

Age Of Conan: Kara Korum Video

Video guide to the new area in the upcoming expansion, Rise of the Godslayer.

By Paul Younger | 22 Feb 2010 | Comments Off

IncGamers Column: Gaming Just Gets Better And Better…

An MMO player’s foray into console goodness.

By Paul Younger | 22 Feb 2010 | Comments Off

Cheyenne Mountain Files For Bankruptcy

The company behind the troubled Stargate MMO has filed for a form of bankruptcy.

By Paul Younger | 22 Feb 2010 | Comments Off

Medal Of Honor Is No “Propaganda Piece”

EA’s Los Angeles studio has revealed it has tried to steer clear of politics in the development of Medal of Honor.

By Paul Younger | 22 Feb 2010 | Comments Off

Metro 2033 PC Controller Support Confirmed

THQ has confirmed the PC version of Metro 2033 will include controller support.

By Paul Younger | 22 Feb 2010 | Comments Off

New Command & Conquer 4 Screenshots, Ascension Trailer

EA has released a new set of Command & Conquer 4: Tiberian Twilight screenshots as well as a cinematic trailer.The screens depict a few scenes from the game’s single player campaign,while the trailer shows off some of the game’s live-action cinematics and hints at Kane’s origins and plans.Check it out, and have a look at the new screenshots directly below that. 

By Paul Younger | 22 Feb 2010 | Comments Off

Just Cause 2 Fuel Tank Stunt Trailer

Square Enix and Avalanche have released a new trailer for Just Cause 2.

By Paul Younger | 22 Feb 2010 | Comments Off