Archive for 31 August 2011


UFC Undisputed 3 Hands-On

Technical sports featuring subtle movements and paper thin lines between a win and a loss are not easy to translate into videogame form.

By Paul Younger | 31 Aug 2011 | Comments Off

Playdead purchases self, regains independence

Playdead, the developer behind Limbo, has purchased itself back from investors using money raised from the game’s smash-hit success.

By Paul Younger | 31 Aug 2011 | Comments Off

Blood beach: Dead Island’s release trailer

This is a touch premature, as the game doesn’t come out until 6 September in the US (and 9 September elsewhere), but Techland has issued a ‘release’ trailer for Dead Island.

By Peter Parrish | 31 Aug 2011 | Comments Off

Dino might: Jurassic Park’s ‘action’ montage

By most accounts, Jurassic Park: The Game is going to break from Telltale’s usual adventure game formula and include more daring feats of peril.

By Paul Younger | 31 Aug 2011 | Comments Off

First images and art for Shogun 2 campaign expansion

‘Rise of the Samurai’ coming this September.
Sega have today realised the first official images and artwork for the upcoming Shogun 2: Total War expansion, ‘Rise of the Samurai’.

By Paul Younger | 31 Aug 2011 | Comments Off

New Serious Sam Double D screens are insane

This is what a 3/10 game looks like…
Just when you thought Serious Sam couldn’t get any more insane up pops Serious Sam Double D, a game featuring a vuvuzela-honking pancake monster.

By Paul Younger | 31 Aug 2011 | Comments Off

Tropico 4 Review

Viva El Presidente! Currently running for his fourth term in office (or third, if you don’t count the markedly different Tropico 2: Pirate Cove), he’s clearly doing something right.

By Paul Younger | 31 Aug 2011 | Comments Off

Serious Sam Double D out now on PC

“Will knock your ass through puberty all over again.”
 The first game in the ‘Serious Sam Indie Series’ is out today on Steam, Get Games, Impulse and Direct2Drive.

By Paul Younger | 31 Aug 2011 | Comments Off

Rage novel out now

Official game-accompanying book available now, £4.89 on Amazon.
Rage, the novel-based-on-game, is out now.

By Paul Younger | 31 Aug 2011 | Comments Off

Bodycount Review

[Win a free copy of Bodycount in this week’s IncGamers giveaway.]
Nowadays, to many people, ‘arcade’ is a dirty word when associated with the shooter genre.

By Paul Younger | 31 Aug 2011 | Comments Off