Archive for January 2012
Back to the future with Final Fantasy XIII-2 [Review]
Take a moment to remember Final Fantasy XIII and what it did, both right and wrong.
The Diablo Podcast #56 – Game system changes
It’s been a busy week for Diablo 3 and the Diablo Podcast Team are back to discuss everything Diablo 3 related.
The gameplay of Sol: Exodus [Video]
This week Peter goes hands-on with PC space combat sim Sol: Exodus from Seamless Entertainment.
Curt Schilling says sorry for ropey Reckoning demo
Curt Schilling, the head of 38 Studios, has popped up on the NeoGaf forums to say sorry for the bugs in the recent Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning demo.
TERA publisher rejects NCsoft’s lawsuit claims
NCsoft has filed a lawsuit against Bluehole Studio in an attempt to block the upcoming US launch of the latter’s TERA MMO.
Dead Block now available on PC
Digital Reality and PC publishing partners Kalypso bring word that zombie survival title Dead Block is now available on PC from selected digital retailers.
Pineapple Smash Crew gatecrashes Steam in February
You know you’ve been around videogames too long when you no longer bat an eye at the name Pineapple Smash Crew; but that’s certainly not to say that it looks boring.
Mass Effect 3 shows players working in harmony [Video]
Bioware is really pushing the hard sell on Mass Effect 3′s multiplayer, so it’s not too surprising to see yet another trailer showing us that side of the game.
Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning’s online pass locks single-player content
It was always likely to happen at some point, and now it has.
Ubi never said Ghost Recon: Future Soldier wasn’t coming to PC
If you’ve been following the history of Ghost Recon: Future Soldier as a PC game then you’re forgiven for perhaps being slightly confused about the situation.
The Binding of Isaac coming in boxed form this March
It’s not only Terraria that’s getting the boxed copy treatment, The Binding of Isaac is going through the same process.
Both games’ boxed editions are being handled by publisher Merge Games, and both are currently only confirmed for an EU release.
PixelJunk Eden coming to Steam next week
Q-Games is to release PixelJunk Eden on PC through Steam, the developer has announced.
The Witcher 3 has not been announced, despite what you might read
A few overzealous websites have been reporting today that CD Projekt Red had announced The Witcher 3 last night during a press briefing.
Dirt Showdown seems to be all about collisions
Codemasters has released the first gameplay trailer for the upcomng Dirt Showdown.
Swedish FPS aiming for 1,000 player online match
Man vs. Machine achieved 999 players.
This Sunday, 29 January, Swedish non-profit developer MuchDifferent is aiming to host a 1,000 player deathmatch on its own PC FPS Man vs.
Terraria gets a ‘Collector’s Edition’… in boxed form
Hugely successful indie game Terraria is getting the full retail treatment from publisher Merge Games, in the form of a ‘Collector’s Edition’.
Magicka sells 1.3 million in year one, new spell to celebrate
Paradox Interactive has announced that Arrowhead Game Studios’ Magicka has sold 1.3 million copies in its first year.
King Arthur II demo released
NeoCore has released a demo of King Arthur II, its sequel to (surprisingly) the original King Arthur.
The solar flair of Sol: Exodus [Review]
The space sim has been undergoing a bit of a revival of late.
The Witcher 2 to be ‘enhanced’ on 360 and PC
The Witcher 2 will be released for the Xbox 360 as an ‘enhanced edition’ on 17 April, exactly one year after the release of the game’s PC version.