Archive for 10 December 2010
Mass Effect 3 Accidentally Revealed By EA Store
It was widely expected that BioWare’s teased project would be announced tonight at the VGA 2010 event as Mass Effect 3.
Greed Corp Now Available For PC
W!Games strategy title Greed Corp is now available for the PC, after appearing on Xbox 360 and PS3 back in February of this year.
1… 2… 3… KICK IT! Announced By Dejobaan
Dejobaan, the masterminds behind base-jumping title AaaaaAAaaaAAAaaAAAAaAAAAA!!! – A Reckless Disregard for Gravity, have come up with another superbly named game: 1… 2… 3… KICK IT!
Decision On Australian R18+ Rating Delayed Once Again
Though the issue has been debated throughout this year, it seems that Australia will now hear a decision on the introduction of an R18+ rating system for videogames in March 2011 at the earliest.
Fallout: New Vegas Patch Available For PS3 – Due Next Week For PC/360
Bethesda’s blog has news about the ‘comprehensive’ Fallout: New Vegas patch (version 1.02,) stating that it is now available for North American and European PS3 users.
Mythos Closed Beta Trailer
A new trailer which is described as a closed beta trailer for the now revitalised online action RPG Mythos dropped in.
Two Paradox Expansions Slip To January Release
Paradox has announced that expansions for both Majesty 2 and King Arthur: The Role-Playering Wargame have slipped from a December release into the new year.
Ubisoft Spells Out Future Release Schedule
Ubisoft has revealed its release schedule for 2011, which includes the PC release of Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood, a Mac version of Splinter Cell Conviction and much more.
Amazon Launches Video Game Trade-In Service
Online retail giant Amazon has launched its own video game trade-in store, offering £27.74 for Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood on PS3.
New Software Gives WOW And Black Ops Voice Control
A new speech recognition pack has launched today, allowing games such as Call of Duty: Black Ops, World of Warcraft, Second Life and Microsoft Flight Simulator to be controlled using voice.
Online Stunt Racer Tops 400 Million Plays
Uphill Rush, a browser-based, motorcycle stunt racing game which claims to have had 500,000 plays per day, has seen the third game in the series launch today.
Diablo 3: Witch Doctor Hands-on Preview
The fourth article in our Diablo 3 hands-on series focuses on the Witch Doctor.
NPD: Industry’s Best Ever November Sales
NPD has revealed the latest videogame industry sales figures in the US which show that November 2010 was the best November ever thanks to the launch of Call of Duty: Black Ops and Microsoft’s Kinect.