Archive for July 2011


Metro: Last Light E3 Gameplay Demo – Part 2 video

E3 may well be long over but this latest trailer for Metro: Last Light shows  more of the game from this year’s show.

By Paul Younger | 28 Jul 2011 | Comments Off

Realm of the Titans enters closed Beta

Aeria Games kicks off testing testing for their upcoming DOTA title.

By Paul Younger | 28 Jul 2011 | Comments Off

Egg chasing: Jonah Lomu Rugby Challenge gameplay trailer

The latest trailer for Jonah Lomu Rugby Challenge, featuring the curious oval-ball coverting sport, has an awful lot of gameplay to show.

By Paul Younger | 27 Jul 2011 | Comments Off

Orkish chaos abounds in new Warhammer 40K: Space Marine video

Being a space marine isn’t all fun and games and double-bolters, as this Warhammer 40K: Space Marine video shows.

By Paul Younger | 27 Jul 2011 | Comments Off

Dragon Age II vanishes from Steam

In an act of magic befitting the game itself, Dragon Age II has performed a disappearing act from Steam.

By Paul Younger | 27 Jul 2011 | Comments Off

Always-on DRM confirmed for Driver: San Francisco PC

Ubisoft know that all PC owners have secretly been missing their godawful always-on DRM, so they’ve brought it back for Driver: San Francisco.

By Paul Younger | 27 Jul 2011 | Comments Off

El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron Hands-On

El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron is a breath of fresh air.

By Paul Younger | 27 Jul 2011 | Comments Off

LOTRO: Rise of Isengard Orthanc and Gap of Rohan Screens

Just in from Turbine, these images show new zones in the upcoming Lord of the Rings online Expansion, Rise of Isengard.

By Paul Younger | 27 Jul 2011 | Comments Off

All Zombies Must Die! coming this autumn

The team behind the undead-shooter Burn Zombie Burn! are set to release its spiritual successor All Zombies Must Die! later this year.

By Paul Younger | 27 Jul 2011 | Comments Off

Deus Ex: Human Revolution goes gold

Hot off the PR wire this afternoon is news that Deus Ex Human Revolution has gone gold.

By Paul Younger | 27 Jul 2011 | Comments Off

Memories: The Last Express

Released in 1997, The Last Express is a game of maturity, elegance and absorbing quality.

By Paul Younger | 27 Jul 2011 | Comments Off

Guns ‘n swords in E.Y.E: Divine Cybermancy

E.Y.E: Divine Cybermancy is a Source-based title that’s hoping to play the FPS/RPG hybrid game.

By Paul Younger | 26 Jul 2011 | Comments Off

Mafia/Operation Flashpoint veterans form Warhorse Studios

Former members of Bohemia Interactive and 2K Czech have combined their mighty powers to create a new development studio called Warhorse.

By Paul Younger | 26 Jul 2011 | Comments Off

Renegade Ops offers buy-2-get-2 digital pre-order

If you happen to be interested in getting Avalanche’s Renegade Ops on PC, and know three other interested parties, read on …
In conjunction with selected “digital partners”, the developers are offering a pre-order deal of “buy two get two free”.

By Paul Younger | 26 Jul 2011 | Comments Off

Humble Indie Bundle #3 gets underway

Wolfire Games have organised a third ‘pay what you want for five games’ deal, dubbed Humble Indie Bundle #3.

By Paul Younger | 26 Jul 2011 | Comments Off

Wargaming.net Expands to Europe

London, UK, Paris, FR and San Francisco, CA (26th July, 2011) — Wargaming.net is proud to announce the opening of the European branch to manage the company’s public and business relations in Europe, with Frédéric Menou as the Managing Director.

By Paul Younger | 26 Jul 2011 | Comments Off

Darksiders II Eyes-On

Action-RPG. In the videogame book of buzzwords circa-2011, ‘action-RPG’ is right up there.

By John Robertson | 26 Jul 2011 | Comments Off

Steam Pre-order Bonuses for Stronghold 3

7sixty and Firefly Studios today announced anyone who pre-orders upcoming castle building sim Stronghold 3™ from Steam will receive the original award-winning Stronghold for free.

By Paul Younger | 26 Jul 2011 | Comments Off