Archive for 12 September 2011
Serious Sam 3 answers more helpline queries
It’s time for part two of Serious Sam 3: BFE’s actually-quite-good-for-an-advert helpline series, in which Rich Knuckles explains where Sam keeps all those cannonballs.
A chamber of Dungeons: The Dark Lord images
Realmforge has released a selection of suitably dank screenshots from the stand-alone sequel to Dungeons, subtitled The Dark Lord.
Twenty minutes of Skyrim footage
Bethesda’s Todd Howard has been hard at work adding a voiceover to twenty minutes of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim footage that was shown behind closed doors during E3 and PAX.
Deus Ex coming to Mac in winter
Deus Ex: Human Revolution will be coming to the Mac this winter, thanks to publisher Feral Interactive.
PC players express anger at Tiger Woods PGA 12
Many players are demanding refunds from EA, after Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12 on the PC turned out to be a reskinned version of Tiger Woods Online.
Zombies and Space Marines topple Deus Ex in UK charts
Despite a myriad of release issues (especially surrounding the PC version), Techland’s Dead Island zombie romp has taken the top spot in this week’s UK charts.
Football Manager 2012 due in October
Sports Interactive has announced that the latest in the Football Manager series should be released on 21 October.
Syndicate to return as FPS
EA has today officially confirmed a Syndicate ‘revival’, to be developed by Starbreeze.
Dead Island Review
Technically, Dead Island is a bad game. The mechanics are near-universally clunky, the graphics are mediocre and full of glitches, the online ‘lobby’ system is lacking in any kind of intuitive design and the narrative elements – such as plot, character, voice-over acting and pacing – are hardly original, inspired or inspiring.