Archive for 29 March 2011


US pre-order trinkets detailed for Red Faction: Armageddon

The usual suspects of US retail are lining up to flash their trinkets and baubles at you in the hope you’ll pre-order Red Faction: Armageddon from them.

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Pirates of Black Cove trailer shows Alpha gameplay

A new Pirates of Black Cove trailer has been set to sea by Nitro Games, showing a few in-game activities like base building and ship battles.

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Anger management: Rage gets a novelisation

Bethesda and Del Ray Books have announced that Rage, id’s upcoming shooter, will be getting a novelisation.

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New Star Wars: The Old Republic trailer shows Jedi Progression

There’s a new Star Wars: The Old Republic trailer at large, showing the path of progression for a Jedi warrior.

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I am not a number: Metacritic drops dev ratings

Score-aggregation megasite Metacritic has dropped its recently-adopted ‘career scores’ for individual developers after what the site calls an “enthusiastic discussion” in the gaming press and online.

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RIFT v1.1 Interview with Hal Hanlin

This evening TRION launch their first major content update for their new MMORPG RIFT.

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WWE All Stars Review

Fighting games seem to all be about accessibility nowadays; the generous input detection of Street Fighter IV, the one-button super-combos of Marvel vs.

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Bejeweled Blitz Live Review

I’m rubbish at Bejeweled.
A few years ago, after I’d been toying with it for a month or two, I introduced my then-girlfriend to the Bejeweled Blitz Facebook app.

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Swarm Review

It’s been a good long while since I’ve played anything this relentlessly weird.

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