Archive for April 2011
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.
Egosoft reveal next in X series
Egosoft and Deep Silver have announced the latest in the X space series: X Rebirth.
Free co-op coming to The Settlers 7
Ubisoft will be giving co-op functionality to all Settlers 7 players in a forthcoming patch, while some £4.00 GBP DLC adds a few new maps.
The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings Developer Diary #5
The fifth developer diary for the Witcher 2 discusses two more aspects of the action RPG sequel from Cd Projeckt.
Next Magicka map put to public vote
Arrowhead is leaving the choice of the next Magicka challenge map up to you, the lovely general public.
New Space Marine images depict violence against Orks
THQ have released ten new images for the Relic Games developed, Warhammer 40K: Space Marine.
Warhammer 40K: Space Marine Interview
Developed by Relic, the studio responsible for the excellent Dawn of War series, and packing the Warhammer 40k license, expectation is justifiably high for Space Marine.
Relic: Space Marine first game to make you feel like a Space Marine
It’s fair to say that Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine has suffered from a bit of an identity crisis since it was originally announced – the big armour, the big guns and the third-person over-the-shoulder perspective drawing more than a few comparisions to Gears of War.
Space Marine focused on ‘visible violent death’
Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine is, according to Relic, focused on depicting ‘visible violent death’.
Metacritic users attack Portal 2
User review scores for Portal 2 coming in far lower than those of the critics.
Diablo 3 Beta will only be small part of the game
We’re all waiting for news of the Diablo 3 Beta and when exactly Blizzard will decide to get it underway, but it’s not going to be the full game.
The First Templar introduces Celian d’Arestide
Kalypso have released a second character-based trailer from forthcoming action-RPG The First Templar, this time focusing on lead stabby-bloke Celian d’Arestide.
RIFT heads to Korea
TRION are set to launch their new MMORPG in Korea.
Hoping to make a splash in the Far East, TRION announced that their new MMORPG RIFT will be launching in Korea.
Dawn of War II: Retribution’s ‘Last Stand’ mode goes standalone
Relic have revealed that the ‘Last Stand’ co-op mode from Dawn of War II: Retribution will be released as a stand-alone title tomorrow, retailing at $10.00 USD on Steam.
Bethesda would ‘like to see’ Skyrim mods on consoles
Although it won’t happen on release, Bethesda have acknowledged that they want to try to bring modded content to the console versions of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.
Runic Games’ Max Schaefer Interview Part 1
IncGamers recently caught up with Runic Games founder Max Scahefer to discuss not only his upcoming action RPG sequel Torchlight 2 but also his work on the Diablo franchise when he was working at Blizzard North.
Hunted: The Demon Forge Cruicible Trailer
Bethesda’s title allows you to get creative with the Crucible mode.
Diablo Podcast Episode 2
The second episode of the IncGames Diablo Podcast is now online.
Bethesda screenshot blow-out
Hot off the press comes new screens from all Bethesda’s titles.
Telltale developing Law & Order: Los Angeles game
Telltale, it seems, can’t stop announcing new games. Already committed to Jurassic Park and Back to the Future, along with multiple other titles, the company has now announced Law & Order: Los Angeles.
A glimpse of Trackmania 2 in motion
News has been slow to emerge about Trackmania 2 since the game was announced all the way back in 2009, but here’s around 30 seconds worth of footage.
Saints Row: The Third looks very silly indeed
A plethora of pictures have been released for Saints Row: The Third, which make it look utterly barmy.