Archive for 13 January 2012
Tropico 4 expands to the stars
Kalypso has announced the first major expansion for Tropico 4, called ‘Modern Times’.
Nvidia, Good Old Games, Red 5 and more oppose SOPA
Despite the ESA’s (Electronic Software Association) continued tacit support for SOPA (the Stop Online Piracy Act), many of the trade association group’s own members are coming out against the proposed legislation.
EA hit target of $1 billion a year from digital revenue
Electornic Arts has finally accomplished its target of making a billion dollars (£650 million) from digital revenue in a single year.
IAA 2011 Nominations fronted by Uncharted 3 and Portal 2
The nominess for the 15th Annual Interactive Achievement Awards (IAA) have been revealed, totaling 26 categories.
Naval War :Arctic Circle Video Dev Diary
A new developer diary for Turbo Tape Games’ upcoming wargame Naval War: Arctic Circle has been released.
Arkham City, Skyrim, World of Goo earned 2011’s top review scores
Batman: Arkham City, The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim and World of Goo were the top videogames of the year, according to critic averages on aggregation portal Metacritic.
The Secret World Illuminati Trailer
Funcom’s The Secret World Illuminati week is coming to a head and today we have the Illuminti trailer.
Mojang creating three new games, two due this year
Mojang, creators of Minecraft, has revealed that they’re working on three new projects.
Korean Game Rating Board finally approves Diablo 3
The Korean Game Rating Board has finally approved a rating for Diablo 3 following months of deliberation.
Dead Space 1 & 2 going VERY cheap on Steam
If you’ve yet to play the horror-in-space that is Dead Space, then this is the perfect opportunity.
Dark Souls PC petition makes Namco Bandai take note
I think I just saw a pig fly through the sky, it came just before I found out that some people do actually take internet petitions into account.
Getting shot down in Choplifter HD [Review]
Start as you mean to go on, they say! That’s presumably why my first review of 2012 is a thoroughly mediocre Xbox LIVE Arcade title; a game with some good ideas, some nice touches, and a fair number of whole-heartedly irritating problems.