Archive for June 2011
Steam launches ‘Summer Camp sale’
Get ready to hunker down and attempt to resist the urge to buy cheap PC games, as Steam launches a ‘Summer Camp’ sale.
Playdead’s Limbo coming to PS3 and Steam ‘very soon’
Formerly an Xbox 360 exclusive, Limbo will now be appearing on PS3 and PC.
Spit & sizzle: New Baconing trailer
HotHead’s The Baconing now has a new trailer; one that’s slightly more revealing than the teaser (which, you may recall, was just a black screen with someone whispering about bacon).
Call of Duty is now a Con
A convention, that is. Why, what did you think I meant?
Lucha Fury Review
Lucha Fury is a prime example of video game design gone wrong… very wrong.
RAGE behind the scenes video #1 – Legacy of id
Go behinds the scenes of the highly anticipated RAGE in this new trailer.
Flying Wild Hog teases new PC FPS with single shot
Nothing like creating a bit of mystery and new Polish developer Flying Wild Hog have teased the first image from their FPS which is in the works.
Blacklight Retribution DirectX 11Trailer
Perfect World released a new trailer for Zombie studios’ FPS Blacklight: Retribution to show off the visuals.
F.E.A.R. 3 Achievements and Trophies detailed
With F.E.A.R 3 now in the shops and gamers shooting away at each other, today we have a list of Achievements and Trophies to keep you playing.
Vast improvements for EA’s FIFA Manager 12
EA has revealed details of FIFA Manager 12, the next installment in their footy manager franchise.
Hellgate open beta underway
If you missed out on the closed beta test of the revived Hellgate then today is the day the open beta gets underway.
The Secret World monster and location udpate
This week’s update for Funcom’s MMO The Secret World shows some of the nasty creatures you’ll encounter and a new location.
Interview: Designing Guild Wars 2 – Part 2
The concluding part of our chat with Guild Wars 2′s lead game designer Eric Flannum focuses on XP sharing, co-op vs.
Utah Representative drops ‘violent game’ bill
After the Supreme Court ruled in favour of the EMA over California’s ‘violent game’ bill, Utah Representative Michael Morley says he will no longer pursue his own (slightly different) videogame bill.
Respawn reveal Loch Ness game. Possibly.
Respawn Entertainment, the developer set up by former Infinity Ward chaps Jason West and Vince Zampella, has published a very blurry screenshot.
Dead Block invites you to kill zombies with a sunbed
I know, I know, zombie fatigue is hitting videogame buyers pretty hard.
Crusader Kings II gets all genealogical
The latest developer monologue video for Crusader Kings II wants to explain medieval family trees to you.
Guild Wars 2 screenshot blowout
Over 100 new unique and exclusive screenshots added.
These new screens were captured directly by IncGamers during a hands-on event in which we played in various areas as both low and high level characters, as well as raided a dungeon with our friends from ArenaNet.
Interview: Designing Guild Wars 2 – Part 1
Apparently, making an MMO is not easy. I can’t see why, thousands of players, constant updates, exhaustive levelling, loot and guild systems… sounds easy if you ask me.
Despite that, we sat down once again with ArenaNet’s Eric Flannum, lead game designer on Guild Wars 2, to chat about how the MMO space has changed since the first Guild Wars, how the team generate new ideas and the difficulty in making each player feel unique and valued.
First World of Warcraft free to play model announced
Last night Blizzard revealed a new free to play sub model for new players joining Azeroth.