Archive for December 2010
‘Non-Traditional MMO’ DC Universe Online Dated
The eagerly-awaited MMO DC Universe Online is, according to Sony, a ‘super-powered game you can play with your friends for months on end’.
Report: ‘Avid Cataclysm Users Spend 30+ Hours Per Week With Game’
A game tracking application has revealed some interesting stats about World of Warcraft: Cataclysm players.
New Hunted: The Demon Forge Trailer
Bethesda has released a new trailer for Hunted: The Demon Forge, the first trailer for InXile’s fantasy action title since E3 earlier this year.
Diablo 3 Hands-On Preview: Quests and Dungeons
The IncGames Diablo 3 experts have whipped up a new lengthy hands-on report which goes in-depth with the game’s levels and quests.
Developer Confirms Kinect Is Coming To PC
A Korean developer has told IncGamers that Microsoft is definitely bringing Kinect to PC, confirming its latest online title will feature support for the device.
‘Gamers Prefer Infinity Ward Over Treyarch,’ Claims EA
The CEO of Electronic Arts has expressed doubt that gamers hold Black Ops developer Treyarch in as high regard as Infinity Ward.
Black Ops Named Christmas Number One
As almost everyone expected, Treyarch’s Call of Duty: Black Ops has officially been named this year’s Christmas number one.
Greed Corp Review [PC]
Greed Corp is a turn-based strategy title in which four pseudo-industrial factions farm some rapidly diminishing land and attempt to use the acquired profits to crush the opposition.
Crysis 2 – Be the Weapon Trailer
Electronic Arts have released a new video for their shooter Crysis 2 which is set in New York in 2023. In this video we’re shown parts of the city (looking a little worse for wear) whilst snug as a bug in the new improved Nanosuit. The tag line reads – Be strong.
The Witcher 2 To Include ‘Insane’ Difficulty Mode
CD Projekt, those loveable funsters behind the Witcher series of RPGs, have revealed that the game will feature an ‘insane’ difficulty mode that will require a restart if Geralt dies.
The First One’s Free: Blizzard Offers 10-Day Cataclysm Trial
Blizzard has definitely not adopted the tactics of a local drug pusher in offering 10 days of Cataclysm for free to existing owners of World of Warcraft and its first two expansions.
LEGO Star Wars III, Ground Battles Video
Co-project lead of LEGO Star Wars III: The Clone Wars, Andrew Bell, talks us through some of the ground battles that will feature in the latest in the series.
Natural Selection 2, Trailer & Beta Access Offer
The latest trailer from Unknown Worlds’ Natural Selection 2 shows us that aliens and humans still can’t get along with one another.
Age of Conan Comedy Web Series in Production
Paradox Entertainment and Funcom have announced the production of the first episode of Age of Conan Hyboria!
Get More RIFT VIP Beta Keys
The second RIFT Beta test kicks off at 6:30 tonight GMT and we’re giving you the chance once again to get your hands on a RIFT VIP Beta key which will grant you access to this test session and future RIFT testing sessions.
Nintendo Wii Is ‘Most Pirated Console Platform’
The Nintendo Wii is the most popular console platform amongst pirates, according to a new report.
Blizzard Confirms Titan Next-Gen MMO
Blizzard has confirmed that its next-gen MMO will be entitled Titan during an online interview.
Black Ops To Be Named Xmas Number One On Monday?
The video game Christmas number one will be revealed on Monday and the bookies ssay Black Ops is the clear favourite to take the coveted title.
Dragon Age II, PC Combat Gameplay & System Specs
BioWare has released a new video for Dragon Age 2, showing two methods of approaching combat in the game.
Rock Of Ages: Powerups Trailer
ACE Team’s Rock of Ages continues to look excellent in this power-up-explaining new trailer.
Deus Ex: Human Revolution Delayed Until April At The Earliest
Square Enix has revealed that Deus Ex: Human Revolution, previously reported to be due in March 2011, has been pushed back into the next financial year.
First Round Testing for HoN Matchmaking Beta Over
Heroes of Newerths recent patch 2.0 was released without the much awaited Matchmaking system, something which is sorely needed.
Total War: Shogun 2 Limited & Collector’s Editions Revealed
Sega and Creative Assembly have announced that a ‘limited edition’ (limited to precisely how many is not clear) of Total War: Shogun 2 will be released in the US and Europe alongside the standard version of the game.
RIFT Iron Tomb Dungeon Details and Shots
With the second Beta test only a day a way now, excitement is mounting again as gamers get ready to enter TRION Worlds’ upcoming MMORPG for the second time.
Bloodline Champions Enters Open Beta
Funcom and Stunlock Studios PvP arena action title Bloodline Champions has now entered open Beta following a lengthy closed beta test period.
Pachter: ‘Treyarch Reputation Won’t Suffer Due To Black Ops Issues’
Outspoken analyst Michael Pachter has told IncGamers the continuing issues associated with Black Ops will have ‘no impact’ on the reputation of Treyarch or Activision.
New Back To The Future Game Dated
The first episode in the Back to the Future adventure series has been dated today by publisher Telltale Games.
New PC Black Ops Patch Fixes Freezing Issues
Treyarch has launched patch 1.04 for PC users of Blacks, fixing problems such as random freezing while adding performance optimisation.
Splatterhouse is trash. It is trash in almost every way imaginable, from the somewhat repetitive combat mechanics, to the overabundance of gore, to the unlockable naked pictures of the only female character in the game.
The Videogamers’ 2010 Christmas Shopping Guide
What we are about to tell you may shock you: we here in the IncGamers fortress are gamers.