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