Archive for 21 April 2011
Driver: San Franscisco will get September release
Ubisoft has sent through its forthcoming release schedule, which confirms that the previously-delayed Driver: San Franscisco will be with us sometime in September.
New Serious Sam 3: BFE images
Serious Sam 3: BFE could be a key ingredient in this year’s shooter-pie banquet (alongside Duke Nukem Forver, Rage and all the rest), so we’re happy to show you some more delicious screenshots from the title.
US retailers keep ‘mature’ titles away from 87% of minors
A new Federal Trade Commission (FTC) study which sent ‘secret shoppers’ to US game retailers has found that 13% of children were able to purchase an M-rated title.
King Arthur bundle announced by Paradox
Just as they did with Majesty 2, Paradox has announced a King Arthur collection that will bundle the original game with all released DLC.
Hi -Rez Studios annnounces SMITE
Developer Hi-Rez Studios has announced a new title called SMITE.
having already gained succss with their MMO FPS Global Agenda, Hi-Rez Studios are also in the process of rebooting the TRIBES franchise.
Valve refuse to provide Steam sales data
Steam sales will not be included in digital sales charts.
Valve’s Jason Holtman has told MCV that “the idea of a chart is old” and that they “tell an inaccurate story”.
Guild Wars 2 Charr Trailer
Arenanet continues Charr week with a new trailer.
This week ArenaNet has been focusing on the gnarly looking Charr race from their upcoming MMO Guild Wars 2 which has so far included Creating the Charr starter area, Writing the Charr Dialogue and The Artistic Origin of the Charr.
Behind the scenes of Hunted: The Demon’s Forge
New video takes us behind the scenes at developer inXile as they discuss the secrets behind the ‘Demon’s Forge’.
Win! PC copy of Black Ops’ First strike Map Pack
To celebrate the launch of Activision’s highly anticipated Call of Duty: Black Ops First Strike on the PC, we have teamed up with our friends over at Activision to give ten copies of this on the PC to give away to our lucky readers.
Call of Duty: Black Ops First Strike adds five all new action-packed multiplayer maps that span the globe.
Fable III to be available via Steam
Next month’s PC edition to be made available via Valve’s digital-distribution service.
Shadows of the Damned Hands-On
You know you’re in for something a bit different when, during the course of a short demo, you’re asked to shoot a glowing goat’s head to rid environments of shadows, feed brains to a crying baby and tackle a blood-soaked, harmonica-playing demon named George.
Portal 2 hits shelves today
Portal 2 released today in disc-based form across the UK on Playstation, Xbox 360 and PC.