Archive for April 2012


Dead Space 3 and Army of Two 3 listed in developer CV

The CV of game designer Jeremie Benhamou of Visceral Games lists work on Dead Space 3 and Army of Two 3, two games that have yet to be announced by publisher EA.

By John Robertson | 26 Apr 2012 | Comments Off

HMV to host official UK launch of Diablo III

HMV’s London Oxford Street store will host the UK’s Diablo III launch event, Blizzard has confirmed.

By John Robertson | 26 Apr 2012 | Comments Off

Torchlight 2 available to pre-order now, pricing revealed

Torchlight 2 will set you back £14.99 / €18.99 / $19.99, pre-orders for the dungeon crawler have been opened on Steam and on publisher Perfect World Entertainment’s website.

By Paul Younger | 26 Apr 2012 | Comments Off

Stalker 2 cancelled, GSC closes down

GSC Game World, the team responsible for the S.T.A.L.K.E.R. franchise, has confirmed its own closure.

By Paul Younger | 26 Apr 2012 | Comments Off

Dishonored [Preview] – Revenge solves everything

“Revenge solves everything.”
That’s the entirely plausible assertion appended to Dishonored’s debut trailer.

By John Robertson | 26 Apr 2012 | 7

Medal of Honor: Warfighter [Preview] – An old dog with new tricks?

The space that Medal of Honor exists within is one that also houses two of modern gaming’s biggest franchises – Call of Duty and Battlefield.

By John Robertson | 25 Apr 2012 | Comments Off

TimeSplitters 4 has been seen running – Rumour

“Trusted sources” claim to have seen TimeSplitters 4 running, according to the latest issue of the UK’s OXM magazine. 
TimeSplitters 4 has been rumoured for some time, but has not been officially announced.

By Paul Younger | 25 Apr 2012 | Comments Off

Meet End of Nations’ Liberation Front [Video]

A new trailer for Petroglyph and TRION’s MMO RTS End of Nations has dropped in today and this cvideo shows off the units of the Liberation Front.

By John Robertson | 25 Apr 2012 | Comments Off

Quake 4 360/PC re-release detailed

Quake 4 will be released on Friday, 22 June in the UK.

By Paul Younger | 25 Apr 2012 | Comments Off

Trials Evolution [Review] – The best XBLA has to offer

Trials Evolution, like Trials HD, is the ultimate proof that great games come from great gameplay.

By John Robertson | 25 Apr 2012 | 282

Prepare for Alan Wake’s PC Nightmare

Thanks to some utterly grotesque delving around inside the squishy guts of Steam, it’s been discovered that Alan Wake’s American Nightmare is more than likely coming to the PC.

By Paul Younger | 24 Apr 2012 | Comments Off

QuakeCon 2012 pre-registration opens tomorrow

QuakeCon pre-registratin will open tomorrow (25 April) at 7:00pm CST/8:00pm EST , and although Quakcon is free to attend, there are premium packages available with all kinds of QuakeCon swag up for grabs.

By Paul Younger | 24 Apr 2012 | Comments Off

Runes of Magic browser version available now

Today Frogster released the browser version of their MMO Runes of Magic which utilises Kalydo technology by Dutch  developer Eximion.

By Paul Younger | 24 Apr 2012 | Comments Off

Fifa 12: UEFA Euro 2012 [Review]

Tournament tie-in games were annoying little bastards. Served up at full price, Fifa’s World Cup and European Cup games have generally been lacking, both in terms of content and worthwhile gameplay additions.

By John Robertson | 24 Apr 2012 | Comments Off

PES 2013 returns to roots

Konami will be releasing PES 2013 later this year and according to information sent over today, the series will be “returning to its roots”. Every year there’s a batttle bewteen EA and Konami and the PES series has not managed to topple the mighty FIFA as yet.

By Paul Younger | 24 Apr 2012 | Comments Off

Crysis 3 gameplay trailer [Video]

Following the announcement of Crysis 3 and teaser info from last week, EA has fired out the first gameplay trailer from Crytek for the shooter sequel.

By John Robertson | 24 Apr 2012 | Comments Off

A Valley Without Wind breezes out of beta

Arcen Games’ (AI War, Tidalis) latest title, A Valley Without Wind has left beta and should launch today on Steam and through other digital distributors.

By John Robertson | 23 Apr 2012 | Comments Off

What a card: Might & Magic Duel of Champions announced

Ubisoft has announced Might & Magic Duel of Champions, a free-to-play title based around a collectible card game set in the Might & Magic universe.

By Paul Younger | 23 Apr 2012 | Comments Off