Archive for October 2011


World of Darkness MMO is safe, says Senior Producer

Chris McDonough, Senior Producer on CCP’s World of Darkness MMO, has updated the community on the state of the game following company staff reductions.

By Paul Younger | 28 Oct 2011 | Comments Off

Portal 2’s level creator looks super easy

Screenshots from Portal 2’s forthcoming free level creator make it look nice and simple.

By Paul Younger | 28 Oct 2011 | Comments Off

Hunt The Thing’s trailer

Neverdie’s tie-in MMO to The Thing’s prequel film will be holding a Halloween event, and has a trailer to celebrate.

By Paul Younger | 28 Oct 2011 | Comments Off

Men of War: Vietnam patch reduces game’s difficulty

If ever a game needed a patch to reduce it’s difficulty, it’s Men of War: Vietnam.

By Paul Younger | 28 Oct 2011 | Comments Off

Blizzard CEO apologises for anti-gay BlizzCon slurs

During BlizzCon Cannibal Corpse’s George Fisher took to the stage to perform with Blizzard’s in-house band Level 90 Epic Tauren Chieftain but it backfired.

By Paul Younger | 28 Oct 2011 | Comments Off

RIFT Halloween trailer

It’s time to get spooky with a new trailer from TRION.

By Paul Younger | 28 Oct 2011 | Comments Off

New XIII: Lost Identity screens

New screens drop for the next XIII title show puzzle solving.

By Paul Younger | 28 Oct 2011 | Comments Off

New Modern Warfare 3 trailer up on Redbox

The Call of Duty Modern: Warfare 3 hype starts to build with a new trailer.

By Paul Younger | 28 Oct 2011 | Comments Off

BioShock Infinite actors discuss Booker and Elizabeth

Irrational Games discuss the characters of Booker and Elizabeth in this new video.

By Paul Younger | 28 Oct 2011 | Comments Off

BioWare confirm Mass Effect 3 multiplayer DLC

Maps? Characters? Weapons? Other?
BioWare has confirmed to IncGamers that the multiplayer component for the upcoming space-opera that is Mass Effect 3 will be supported with post-launch DLC. 
Aaryn Flynn, general manager at BioWare Edmonton, told us in very a concise manner that:
“We’re working out the exact plans right now, but there will be DLC for both single player and multiplayer campaigns.”
So, there you go.

By Paul Younger | 28 Oct 2011 | Comments Off

Grappling with Guacamelee [Interview]

When Drinkbox Studios revealed a game that combines a Luchador protagonist, metroidvania style gameplay and the Mexican Day of the Dead festival, we knew we had to find out more.

By Paul Younger | 27 Oct 2011 | Comments Off

Trine 2 pre-purchase now on Steam

Frozenbyte has opened up the Trine 2 pre-orders on Steam.
If you’re going to commit to a copy of Trine 2 then now is the time to get your orders in on Steam.

By Paul Younger | 27 Oct 2011 | Comments Off

Balls deep in Saints Row: The Third’s Whored Mode [Preview]

Leading up to this hands-on session with Saints Row: The Third I’d played the previous two games in the series for (roughly) a combined two hours.

By John Robertson | 27 Oct 2011 | Comments Off

Steam, GamersGate launch Halloween sales

Two major digital distribution sites, Steam and GamersGate, have announced Halloween sales.

By Paul Younger | 27 Oct 2011 | Comments Off

Avalanche denies Just Cause 3 rumours

Avalanche has stepped in to end rumours of a Just Cause 3 release in 2012.

By Paul Younger | 27 Oct 2011 | Comments Off

DRM issue blocks new Darkspore players

For some new Darkspore players, EA’s online authentication system has been down since 18 October.

By Paul Younger | 27 Oct 2011 | Comments Off

Mocking the craft: new Magicka add-on announced

A new add-on, The Stars are Left, has been announced for the premier accidental wizard death title Magicka.

By Paul Younger | 27 Oct 2011 | Comments Off

Battlefield 3’s walking war memorial

EA are gearing up for their big launch of Battlefield 3 tonight in the UK and retailer GAME sent out a statue to wander the streets.

By Paul Younger | 27 Oct 2011 | Comments Off