Archive for 21 December 2011


Smash and grab in Monaco [video]

I’ve been following the development of Monaco for a while now, but seem no closer to quite understanding how it’s played.

By Paul Younger | 21 Dec 2011 | Comments Off

Game of Thrones in motion [video]

Up to this point, Cyanide has been a bit coy about showing any footage from its forthcoming RPG based on the Game of Thrones license.

By Paul Younger | 21 Dec 2011 | Comments Off

Gunning for the leaders in Auto Club Revolution [Preview]

A free-to-play, browser-based title is about the last place I’d expect to find an option to upgrade a ‘high lift racing camshaft’, but that’s exactly the kind of crossover appeal that Auto Club Revolution (ACR) is aiming for.

By Paul Younger | 21 Dec 2011 | Comments Off

Dead Island ships over 3 million

Since its launch in September, Dead Island has shipped over three million copies worldwide.

By Paul Younger | 21 Dec 2011 | Comments Off

Limbo coming to Steam in Jan, on Mac now

Developer PlayDead had previously promised that monochromatic side-scroller Limbo would make its way onto the Mac App Store before the end of the year.

By Paul Younger | 21 Dec 2011 | Comments Off

Game of the Year 2011: #5 – The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

Read our original Skyrim review
Keep track of our Game of the Year 2011 Countdown 
Everyone talks about the dragon battles in Skyrim.

By Paul Younger | 21 Dec 2011 | Comments Off

Dragon Age 3 taking ideas from Skyrim

Dragon Age 3 hasn’t been officially anounced yet, but BioWare are already talking about it.

By Paul Younger | 21 Dec 2011 | Comments Off

World of Tanks breaches 18 million registered users

World of Tanks, the tank-based free-to-play MMO, has surpassed 18 million registered users.

By Paul Younger | 21 Dec 2011 | Comments Off

5 Best Games of 2011 reveal starts tonight

If you’re a regular reader then you’ll already know that we’ve been counting down our top 25 games of 2011, one a day for the past 20 days. 
Well, today is the day that we begin our top five countdown – ending with the crowing of the year’s best game on Christmas Day. 
You can review which games have made our list thus far, by visiting our Game of the 2011 Countdown hub.

By Paul Younger | 21 Dec 2011 | Comments Off

Skyrim PC update 1.3.10 is out now

Skyrim’s update 1.3.10 has been released on PC, providing support for 4GB of RAM.

By Paul Younger | 21 Dec 2011 | Comments Off

Merry Christmas from RIFT [video]

The festive spirit is alive at TRION and they want to wish all RIFT players a Merry Christmas through a new video.

By Paul Younger | 21 Dec 2011 | Comments Off