Archive for 25 May 2012


New Star Wars title will debut at E3

On 4 June (just ahead of E3 proper), Lucasarts plans to unveil a brand new Star Wars series.

By Peter Parrish | 25 May 2012 | Comments Off

Agricultural Simulator: Historical Farming crops up at retail

Ok, so Agricultural Simulator: Historical Farming may not be one of the world’s most anticipated games, but the fact that it exists at all makes me quite happy.

By Peter Parrish | 25 May 2012 | Comments Off

Repeat the cycle: Pro Cycling Manager 2012 images

If you’re not already distracted by the summer sporting events of the Olympics and Euro 2012, maybe you can find time in your life for a little Tour de France.

By Peter Parrish | 25 May 2012 | Comments Off

Behind the sniping scenes with Hitman Absolution [Video]

Here’s a bit of a curiosity, a ‘behind the scenes’ video of the ‘Sniper Challenge’ stand-alone, pre-order game for Hitman Absolution.

By Peter Parrish | 25 May 2012 | Comments Off

Mad Riders explores post-modernism [Video]

This is probably the first videogame trailer to attempt to deconstruct the very essence of the trailer itself.

By Peter Parrish | 25 May 2012 | Comments Off

Double your XP this weekend in Tribes Ascend

Ostensibly in honour of getting 500,000 fans on Facebook, but probably more to do with it being a holiday weekend here in the US, Tribes Ascend is offering double XP for the next few days.

By Peter Parrish | 25 May 2012 | Comments Off

Pit your PC against Max Payne 3’s min/max specs

Rockstar is touting some fancy DirectX 11 features for the PC version of Max Payne 3 (available worldwide from 1 June).

By Peter Parrish | 25 May 2012 | Comments Off

The Secret World now launches 3 July & Beta dates

Funcom has announced that the release date for their MMO The Secret World has been pushed back slightly to benefit from a “more positive launch window”.

By Paul Younger | 25 May 2012 | Comments Off