Archive for 26 August 2011
New ‘Razer Blade’ gaming laptop revealed
Shiny keys and an extra LCD display… enter, the Razer Blade.
Gamescom 2011 in pictures
Games, guns and girls.
As per usual, last week’s annual Gamescom convention in Cologne, Germany was as much about the crazy individuals that attended the show as it was about the games they came to see.
GameStop offers gift cards in Deus Ex debacle
GameStop is rolling out some damage-control measures after the PR disaster of, first, removing OnLive coupons from PC copies of Deus Ex: Revolution and then removing the PC version from the shelves altogether.
PAX delivers Mass Effect 3 images
Amongst the promotional materials coming out of the Penny Arcade Expo are these new screenshots from Mass Effect 3.
Snack time: Aliens: Colonial Marines trailer
Aliens; do you love watching your pals munch on the tasty carcass of an unwary colonial marine?
Portal co-creator reveals Quantum Conundrum
Kim Swift, the co-creator of Portal, has a new first-person puzzle title on the way.
Fifa Street Hands-On
‘Authenticity’ and ‘realism’ are not buzzwords one would typically attach to EA’s Fifa Street series.
Cross-platform play confirmed for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Terrorists and not-Terrorists will be able to slog it out across PS3 and PC/Mac when Counter-Strike: Global Offensive is released next year.
Dead Rising 2: Off The Record to have sandbox mode
Capcom has chosen the setting of the Penny Arcade Expo to unveil a sandbox mode for Dead Rising 2: Off The Record.
The Secret World: Secret War Trailer
The latest trailer for Funcom’s MMO shows more of the PvP play.
Skyrim’s addtional content will be timed 360 exclusives
360 players to get the first two add-on packs 30 days before everyone else.
Super Meat Boy ‘Ultra’ Editions out now
Boxed PC editions available now, complete with a bunch of extra swag.
Rage Gearhead Vault Gameplay video
Take on the Gearheads and put a top to their plans in this new trailer.
Ubisoft joins the line up for GAMEfest 2011
GAME, the UK’s leading games retailer, today announces the addition of games publisher Ubisoft to the lineup of this year’s eagerly anticipated gaming show, GAMEfest.
Microvolts fires up the fall with the release of the arms race patch
The New Patch Features The Arms Race Mode, A New “Toy Fleet” Map, And Much More!
75% off everything Borderlands on Steam
Sale ends Monday 29 August, 10am PST.
Both Borderlands and Borderlands: Game of the Year Edition are going for £4.99 on Steam this weekend, down from their standard price of £19.99.
Releases of the Week: ending 26 August
Deus Ex, Tropico 4, Street Fighter III: Online Edition, Hector: Badge of Carnage.
Torchlight 2 priced and new class revealed
The final Torchlight 2 class has been revealed at PAX and they have also set the game’s price.