Archive for 25 August 2011
The Week That Was… (ending 29 Aug)
Deus Ex, Borderlands 2, Driver: San Fran, Steam refunds and new Halo details.
Driver: San Francisco Review
As a concept/plot, Driver: San Francisco is ridiculous. Set after the events of Driver 3, John Tanner, the series’ long-term protagonist, is in a coma following a car accident sparked by the pursuing of jail-breaking super-criminal Charles Jericho.
The 3rd Big Bang Update comes to MapleStory Europe
MapleStory Big Bang trifecta now complete, unveiling new Mechanic class
Luxemburg, 25.August 2011 – Nexon’s triple phased Big Bang update for MapleStory, the 2D side-scrolling massively multiplayer online game, is now complete with the addition of the “Birth of the Mechanic” content.
Square Enix issues Gamestop statement
Square Enix, the publisher of Deus Ex: Human Revolution, has issued a statement in response to GameStop removing free OnLive coupons from PC copies of the game.
Monday Night Combat gets Super sequel
Uber Entertainment has announced Super Monday Night Combat, a follow-up to the Team Fortress 2-esque Monday Night Combat.
Serious Sam Double D Review
Serious Sam Double D is a game in which you can form a devastating six-stack of guns and use it to blow up a vuvuzela-honking pancake monster with forks for legs.
Rusty Hearts closed Beta phase 2 begins
Perfect World are kicking off phase two of their on-going online action RPG Beta test.
Same sex marriages in Skyrim
But, Bethesda don’t want to make a big deal out of it.
World of Tanks playable at PAX
Phallic imagery heavy MMO exploding over Seattle this weekend.
Wargaming.net are rolling their tank battle MMO into Seattle, Washington this weekend for the annual Peeny Arcade Expo.
Dropkick Murphys to open Call of Duty XP
Punk rock band join Kanye West and a $1 million tournament in inaugural COD convention.
New The Secret World screens: Mysterious
It’s like the Stone Cutters but in MMO form.
EA and FunCom’s MMO (due for release next year) asks players to align themselves with one of three secret societies as they attempt to influence the world in their favour.
Fallout: New Vegas Lonesome Road DLC out 20 Sept
Fourth and final mission-pack coming next month.
Lonesome Road, the fourth and final piece of mission-based DLC for Fallout: New Vegas, will be available on Xbox Live, Steam and PSN on 20 September.
PES 2012 PC demo out now
360 version delayed.
Konami has today released the PC demo for the upcoming PES 2012.
Rift anniversary celebrations underway
Six months ago Rift launched to critical acclaim and Trion are celebrating.
New Diablo 3 class skill videos leak
Earlier this evening, five Diablo 3 class videos leaked… they’re pretty impressive.
New official Diablo 3 site live
We’re still waiting for the beta but things are getting closer as Blizzard launch their new official Diablo 3 site.