Archive for 8 March 2012
Warner Bros. deal brings streaming MMOs through Gaikai
Cloud-based game streaming service Gaikai has today announced a deal with publisher Warner Bros.
Twisted Metal [Review] – Putting the ‘game’ back in videogame
Maybe I’m mistaken, but what I remember of Twisted Metal during its PSOne heyday was a game of brutal simplicity.
Sniper Elite v2 Killcam #3 [Video]
The latest trailer for Rebellion’s Sniper Elite v2 shows what can happen if you mince about with your grenades on show, which is obviously a schoolboy error.
Ghost Recon Future Soldier: Believe in Ghosts looks at Weapons [Video]
The latest Ghost Recon: Future Soldier trailer is once again presented by the charismatic ‘Mack’ as he explains the importance of customising weapons to take down the bad guys in the UbiSoft’s tactical shooter.
Skyrim named GOTY at Game Developers Choice Awards
Last night saw the 2012 Game Developers Choice Awards take place in San Francisco, with Bethesda’s Skyrim taking top honours in the form of the Game of the Year gong.
War of the Roses and Naval War Arctic Circle GDC trailers
Two new trailers for Paradox’ upcoming releases, War of the Roses, which is due for release later this year, and Naval War : Arctic circle, which is expected this spring, have been unleashed today thanks to GDC.
Final Fantasy XIII-2 was top selling game in February
Final Fantasy XIII-2 was the top selling game in the UK in the month of February, beating off competition from Metal Gear Solid HD Collection and Fifa 12.
The complete top 10 for the month can be found below.
BioShock Infinite has clockwork ‘terminator’ George Washington [Video]
Irrational Games has unveiled a new enemy for the upcoming Bioshock Infinite.
Risen 2: Dark Waters [Interview] – Building pirates for all platforms
Following on from our recent hands-on preview of Risen 2: Dark Waters, we sat down with publisher Deep Silver’s Pete Brolly.
TERA [Preview] – An MMO with an action twist
I admit it – I’m impressed. That’s not something that happens to me particularly often when it comes to MMOs (although you might find that hard to believe if you’ve been paying attention to my many scribblings on Star Wars: The Old Republic) but in this case, it’s true: TERA has got a little spark that makes me think it might be something special.