Archive for March 2012


Rayman Origins out now on PC

The beautiful, whimsical, wonderous platformer that is Rayman Origins is now available on PC in the UK.

By Paul Younger | 30 Mar 2012 | Comments Off

Assassin’s Creed 3 on course to be Ubi’s most pre-ordered game ever

Assassin’s Creed 3 is on course to become Ubisoft’s most pre-order title ever, the publisher has announced.

By John Robertson | 30 Mar 2012 | Comments Off

Sega to restructure games business, jobs will be lost

Sega Sammy expects its overall profit for the fiscal year ending 31 March to be half of what it originally forecast.

By Paul Younger | 30 Mar 2012 | Comments Off

Fourth TERA beta weekend starts today

It’s time for the fourth TERA beta weekend in Europe which ushers in a new content for Beta testers.

By John Robertson | 30 Mar 2012 | Comments Off

MLB 12 The Show [Review]

Spring training is coming to a close, which means it’s time to prepare for the start of the official MLB season.  Or another year of saying “There’s always next year” for us Cubs fans.

By Paul Younger | 30 Mar 2012 | Comments Off

IncGamers Plays: Naval War Arctic Circle

A narrated look at the icy waters of Turbo Tape Games’ strategic take on a near-future naval conflict.

By Paul Younger | 29 Mar 2012 | Comments Off

Game of Thrones RPG features plenty of gruff British actors [Video]

They may be missing Sean Bean, but the Game of Thrones RPG by Cyanide at least looks to be stocking its voice acting booth with plenty of other gruff Britishers.

By John Robertson | 29 Mar 2012 | Comments Off

Scores of Warhammer 40k: Dark Millennium staff laid off

THQ has announced today that 79 employees from Vigil Games and 39 staff from Relic Entertainment have been laid off, as a direct consequence of Warhammer 40k: Dark Millennium no longer being developed as an MMO.

By Paul Younger | 29 Mar 2012 | Comments Off

Friendly ghosts: Future Soldier details four-player co-op [Video]

The newest ‘Inside Recon’ to be smuggled out of enemy territory by Ubisoft shows the four-player co-op mode of Ghost Recon: Future Soldier in action.

By John Robertson | 29 Mar 2012 | Comments Off

Hijack a ride in Sleeping Dogs [Video]

I’m getting a pleasing hint of Just Cause 2 from this latest Sleeping Dogs trailer.

By John Robertson | 29 Mar 2012 | Comments Off

Max Payne 3 multiplayer has some great perks, examples within

If you haven’t yet cast your eyes over our hands-on preview of Max Payne 3’s multiplayer, then you really should because it’s looking quite delightful.

By John Robertson | 29 Mar 2012 | Comments Off

Reward cards reactivated at GAME and Gamestation

Following the update list on the still open GAME and Gamestation shops in the UK, the administrators PWC have now reactivated the reward cards for both retailers.

By Paul Younger | 29 Mar 2012 | Comments Off

The list of still open GAME and Gamestation shops

With buyers circling like sharks now GAME has gone into administration, there is some hope on the horizon.

By Paul Younger | 29 Mar 2012 | Comments Off

Triple dose of Risen 2:Dark Waters gameplay [Video]

This afternoon we three new video featuring gameplay from the upcoming RPG Risen 2: Dark Waters which is due for release on 27 April for the PC through Steam.

By Paul Younger | 29 Mar 2012 | Comments Off

Sniper Elite 2 dev explains why 3rd-person is superior to 1st-person

Our hands-on impressions of Sniper Elite V2 – the sniper sequel in which you can kill Hitler and blast someone’s balls from their crotch – are coming later this week, but in the meantime we thought we’d share some perspectives on stealth-based design from the game’s developer, Rebellion.

By Paul Younger | 29 Mar 2012 | Comments Off

Max Payne 3 Multiplayer [Preview] – Tales told in Bullet Time

The biggest question with Max Payne 3’s multiplayer, is how are Rockstar going to make the series’ trademark Bullet Time, slow-mo mechanic work in an environment populated by real players?

By John Robertson | 29 Mar 2012 | Comments Off

Yoshinori Ono out of hospital, taking a break from Street Fighter

Last week we reported that long-time Street Fighter producer Yoshinori Ono had been admitted to hospital following “deteriorated” health.

By Paul Younger | 29 Mar 2012 | Comments Off

Ghost Recon Online Assault Class spotlight [Video]

The Assualt class is on display in this new Ghost Recon: Online trailer.

By John Robertson | 29 Mar 2012 | Comments Off