Archive for August 2011
The Secret World beta sign-ups open
Due for release nexy April, Funcom are now recruiting testers for the MMORPG.
Hard Reset gets release date – Preorder now
Flying Wild Hog’s shooter will be released sooner than you might have thought.
Warlock: Master of the Arcane announced
Those strategy-loving guys over at Paradox have revealed another title to tax your tactical skills.
Serious Sam 3: BFE Hands-On
Games evoke emotions. All entertainment does, really, whether good or bad: you might feel rage and frustration at cheap enemy placement and level design, or you might adore a particularly well-defined character.
Star Wars: The Old Republic Eternity Vault Walkthrough
The latest developer video from Bioware features one of the high level ‘Operations’.
The Diablo Podcast #36: Weekly News Attack, August 26, 2011
The thirty-sixth episode of The Diablo Podcast is now online for your listening pleasure.
The Secret World will include a micro-transactions store
Funcom has revealed that The Secret World, which is due for release next spring, will employ multiple payment models.
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.