Archive for November 2011
New videos show Diablo 3 skills with rune effects
If you’ve been following Diablo 3 then you’ll know that the beta is pretty limited and one of the main features that is still to be ironed out by Blizzard are the Runestones which enhance the skills.
How to make WWE 12 as crazy as the ‘real’ thing [Interview]
Wrestling games cannot be easy to make. The source material is more bizarre than Elton John’s wardrobe, the wide range of match types makes a porn star’s list of intimate partners seem small and you’ve somehow got to make men grunting in a confined space attractive.
Fire at altitude: New Combat Wings: The Great Battles of WWII screens
If you’ve been thinking that there hasn’t been enough top-draw, historical flight combat games in recent years then you may want to mark September 2012 on your calendar.
Rayman Origins is Beautiful [Review]
Things have been too serious in 2011. Gamers have prepared to die, gone beyond the call, and adhered to many other tacky press lines over and over again.
War of the Immortals Closed Beta Key Giveaway
IncGamers has teamed up with Perfect World Entertainment to give away a whopping 5000 Closed Beta keys for the action MMO War of the Immorrtals.
I Am Alive dev would like to clarify PC stance
Yesterday we ran a snippet of an interview we recently conducted with I Am Alive’s creative director Stanislas Mettra.
If an ARPG releases on time ‘you’d be suspicious’ says Runic CEO
Speaking to IncGamers last week, Runic Games CEO Max Schaefer discussed the delay of Torchlight 2 and Diablo 3.
BioWare making next Command & Conquer?
Signs are pointing in the direction of BioWare’s ‘new IP’ being an installment in the Command & Conquer franchise.
Steam’s ‘Autumn Sale’ begins today
Steam has kicked off its Autumn Sale today. New deals and offers will run daily until 27 November, “hundreds” of offers are promised.
Modern Warfare 3 has taken over the world, tops Japanese chart
Western games don’t tend to do well in Japan. However, it seems nothing can halt Call of Duty’s continual rise to world conquering glory.
BioWare explain lack of multiplayer in Mass Effect 1 and 2
BioWare Edmonton’s general manager, Aaryn Flynn, has explained to IncGamers the reason why the first two Mass Effect games didn’t include multiplayer.
Lineage 2 EU free to play starts December
Last month it was announced that Lineage II would be going free to play and today we have the first details and a launch date for the European service.
Despite the ‘bitching’, piracy means I Am Alive is not likely on PC…
Stanislas Mettra has since contacted IncGamers to say that he was “misunderstood”.
He has sent us an email to clarify his position on a PC version of I Am Alive.
Making history in Crusader Kings II [Preview]
It’s tough being a medieval Duke. Not as tough as being a medieval peasant, obviously, but status brings its own set of aristocratic problems.
Star Wars: The Old Republic’s Sith Inquisitor [Preview]
I can’t fathom why anyone rolling a Star Wars: The Old Republic character would pick anything but Sith Inquisitor.
Batman: Arkham City demo hits OnLIve
OnLive has launched the demo for Batman: Arkham City today for both the US and UK gamers, three days before the game officially launches on the PC.
RIFT holiday season events revealed
TRION has revealed their Rift holiday season event called Fae Yule.
Official Runescape site gets a facelift
The web gurus at Jagex have been keeping busy and today they have launched a spanking new website for the super popular F2P MMO Runsescape.
World of Tanks v7.0 Update trailer
Wargaming.net has released a new trailer highlighting the updates coming in v7.0 of their MMO tank title.
Spec Ops: The Line coming spring 2012
2K has revealed that their modern military shooter Spec Ops: The Line will be arriving some time next spring.
Laying the Smack Down with WWE 12 [Review]
Some franchises are destined to sell by the bucket load no matter their quality.
End of Nations shots show super weapons
We all know RIFT but some may not be quite so familiar with TRION and Petroglyph’s upcoming free to play online RTS title End of Nations.
Max Payne 3 Special Edition detailed, costs £99
Rockstar have revealed that they’ll be releasing a special edition version of next year’s Max Payne 3.
Zelda: Skyward Sword on PC looks great
Yes, Zelda on the PC. If you’re running the Dolphin emulator to play Wii games it’s possible to run The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword in full 1080p.
Modern Warfare 3 stays top of charts
It’s been another good week at UK retailers for Modern Warfare 3 as it retains the top spot in the all-format UK charts.
World of Warcraft Chuck Norris Commercial
Chuck Norris is the latest star ro appear in a World of Warcraft commercial.
The Force is strong in Star Wars: The Old Republic [Preview]
I don’t play MMOs; I half-play them. I sit down, stretch out, put on a DVD, and then log in.
Diablo 3 mod makes the game more gloomy
Wjen Blizzard revealed Diablo 3 fans of the series were not exactly enamoured by the game’s colour pallete, so much in fact that Blizzard embraced the ‘rainbow’ terminology that was being doing the rounds and even made a T-Shirt featuring the rainbow.
Skyrim Moments #4: Village Massacre [Video]
The final entry into our Skyrim moments series is a little less honest than the last.