Archive for 17 October 2011


The Secret World week of the Dragon brings new shots

The Secret World’s Dragon secret society comes under the spotlight.
Over the coming week Funcom will be releasing new information on The Secret World’s Dragon secret society which will include new articles, artwork, screenshots and a video.

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Designing a magical world: Skyrim

Big worlds are everywhere in videogames these days. The likes of Batman: Arkham City, Saint’s Row and the Rockstar trio of Red Dead Redemption, Grand Theft Auto and L.A.

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Xitol show off Zone: The Battleground concepts

Now an official registered company, the indie developer has released some new concept art for their upcoming PC and Mac FPS.

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Okabu Review

Okabu is lovely. Seeing Okabu in motion is being given a warm hug by your TV.

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Ineffectual soldiers fail to stop Prototype 2

Former Sergeant James Heller is pretty miffed at Prototype’s Alex Mercer, and doesn’t seem to mind slaughtering fellow military types to make that point.

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Introversion: ‘Forget about’ Subversion (for now)

Once billed as the team’s “most ambitious project”, Introversion is now advising people to “Forget about” Subversion.

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PC Battlefield 3 leaks early

Due for release next week, the PC version of Battlefield 3 has been leaked onto the Internet.

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Follow up to XIII confirmed, not coming to consoles

To be called XIII: Lost Identity.
Update: Anuman have confirmed to IncGamers that XII: Lost Identity is not a sequel to the original. 
A representative of the publisher saying:
“It’s a totally new game from scratch.”
Original Story: French publisher Anuman Interactive have announced a follow up to the 2003 PS2, Xbox, GameCube and PC shooter XIII.

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How different is the Modern Warfare 3 engine to that of MW2?

Difference is “huge”, says Sledgehammer.
Since the release of Call of Duty 2 back in 2005, all subsequent entries in the series have been built on the same Infinity Ward engine.

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EA look back at the origins of Syndicate

Starbreeze Studios new title is a far cry from the original game and this trailer should bring back memeories for those old enough to remember.

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The environments of Skyrim

New screens show off the locations we’ll be exploring next month.

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This week’s releases (21/10/11)

Batman: Arkham City, Football Manager 2012, Ratchet & Clank, Dance Central 2.

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Skyrim Preview: The first three hours

In Skyrim, I fought a dragon.
Prior to that I got involved in a love triangle.

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Forza 4 races to the top of the charts

There’s a new entry at the top of the all format UK charts for week ending 15 October.

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Football Manager 2012 Review

Here’s the problem reviewers of Football Manager 2012 face; it’s an unusual case of a title which has a large, devoted fanbase who don’t necessarily consider themselves gamers.

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