Archive for 10 November 2011
EverQuest 2 will be fully free-to-play in December
EverQuest 2 had already dipped its toe in free-to-play waters, but now it’s going to dive right in.
Witcher 2’s digital sales figures, revealed
Digital sales figures for games are all-too-often covered by a veil of secrecy (Steam, for example, has a specific policy not to release that information).
Activision apologises for poor Call of Duty Elite service
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 launched this week (I know, it came out of nowhere), accompanied by the new Call of Duty Elite premium subscription service.
Limbo coming to Mac, sells one million
The existential platforming horror that is Limbo (don’t worry, that’s a compliment) is hopping to another platform, in the form of the Mac.
Fresh Firefall trailer has guns and gliders
The ever lush and vibrant looking Firefall has a new trailer, showing the kinds of things you can get up to in Red 5 Studio’s online, multiplayer world.
Indie Royale launches second games bundle
If you’re a PC gamer with a disposable income, the chances are high that you have a massive backlog of ‘to play, one day’ games.
Imposters to flood Gotham City in January
The thousands of people who own and wear Batman-underpants can rejoice this January, as Gotham City Imposters will cater to their unusual preoccupations.
Assassin’s Creed to come without always-on DRM
Ubisoft have confirmed that Assassin’s Creed: Revelations will ship on PC without the controversial always-on DRM system. Further, Ubisoft have hinted that they will be moving away from the system entirely in the future.
Skyrim Moments #1: Battling a Dragon [Video]
Ever wondered what it would be like to go face-to-face with a dragon?
Dead Island patch increases level cap, reduces damage
Rolled out last night, the patch aims to fix a wide number of issues and further tweak the core gameplay.
Activision share price drops due to Warcraft’s problems
Earlier in the week we reported that over one million players have ceased playing World of Warcraft in the past year.
EA: There will be Battlefield 4
We’ve barely had enough time to fully digest the exhaustive nature of Battlefield 3’s multiplayer, but EA are already talking about the existence of the next game.
Huge Fifa 12 patch rolling out today
EA have released a massive (MASSIVE) patch for Fifa 12 on PC and Mac today, it’s expected to hit consoles later this evening.
Star Trek Online free to play dated
Perfect World Entertainment has announced that Star Trek Online free to play will launch on 17 January 2012.
Still a Golden Formula? Modern Warfare 3 [Review]
No matter which way you look at it, Call of Duty is the runaway success story of this generation; Activision has created a franchise in which each and every entry will invariably shift 20 million or more units.