Archive for 5 June 2012
Microsoft: Halo 4 will revolutionise storytelling and multiplayer
According to Microsoft and 343 Industries, Halo 4 will “redefine and revolutionise the way people think about storytelling and multiplayer gameplay.”
Well… I hope they’re right.
Isaac can still go it alone in Dead Space 3
Worries that Dead Space 3′s fear factor could be toned down due to the drop-in/drop-out co-op may be a little bit unfounded.
E3 2012: The Last of Us [Preview]
Given their work on the Uncharted series, any new Naughty Dog IP comes with a set of expectations.
Dark Souls: Prepare to Die Edition E3 2012 trailer [Video]
Namco Bandai has released a new trailer for the Dark Souls: Prepare to Die Edition, which shows off a whole lot of combat with monsters both new and old.
ZombiU E3 2012 gameplay [Video]
We promised you ZombiU footage, and you know what? We’ve got ZombiU footage.
Oddworld: Abe’s Oddyssee HD not just a re-release, coming summer 2013
Oddworld: Abe’s Oddyssee HD will launch during the summer of 2013, a post on the Oddworld Inhabitants Facebook page has revealed.
Wii U supports full 1080p HD, GPU and CPU details announced
Yes, the Wii U will support 1080p. Nintendo confirmed the news in a fact sheet sent out after its E3 2012 press conference.
Super Mario Bros. U E3 2012 gameplay [Video]
Reggie Fils-Aime introduces a video showing off some footage from the forthcoming Super Mario Bros.
Wii U GamePad’s battery lasts 3-to-5 hours
As detailed by Nintendo, the Wii U GamePad controller will have a battery life of three to five hours.
Batman: Arkham City: Armored Edition – first screens
Announced today at Nintendo’s E3 2012 press conference, here are the first screens for the Wii U exclusiveBatman: Arkham City: Armored Edition.
Nintendo E3 2012 Press Conference round-up
Arguably, it was Nintendo’s E3 2012 press conference that was most anticipated, given that they were the only platform holder showing off unreleased new hardware.
Wii U will open the doors of Nintendo Land
In a bid to further utilise the ‘Mii’ avatars on the Wii U, Nintendo has announced Nintendoland; a theme park featuring rides from famous Nintendo series’.
Lego City Undercover unmasked
Nintendo has announced Lego City Undercover for the Wii U.
It looks a lot like a more family-friendly version of Grand Theft Auto from the perspective of the police, in that it looks to be a free-roaming open-world-y title with a focus on crimebusting.
Luigi’s Mansion 2 dated and renamed
Luigi’s Mansion 2 has been given a release window and a new name.
SiNG bringing karaoke dance to Wii U
Billed as the performance game “where everyone plays”, FreeStyleGames’ SiNG (which is just a working title for now) looks like it’s trying to sneak karaoke into your living room.
Scribblenauts Unlimited brings new multiplayer mode
5th Cell has revealed Scribblenauts Unlimited for the Wii U and 3DS platforms, featuring (in a first for the series) a multiplayer mode.
New Super Mario Bros 2 dated for 3DS
Announced today at Nintendo’s E3 2012 press conference, New Super Mario Bros.
Wii U’s social ‘MiiVerse’ detailed
Nintendo has used its E3 2012 press event to demonstrate the ‘MiiVerse’, a the Wii U’s answer to PlayStation Home or the Xbox Live friends list.
Mass Effect 3 is a Wii U launch title
Mass Effect 3 and Tekken Tag Tournament 2 are heading up the third-party support for Nintendo’s upcoming Wii U console.
Batman: Arkham City: Armored Edition announced for Wii U
Warner Bros has announced that Batman: Arkham City: Armored Edition is coming to Wii U.
New Super Mario Bros. U announced for Wii U – first screens
At Nintendo’s E3 2012 press conference, Nintendo of America head-honcho Reggie Fils-Aime announced that the Wii U will be getting a new Mario game.
Wii U to offer Netflix, Hulu, YouTube, Amazon Video
Nintendo has revealed that the Wii U will support all sorts of video and TV streaming technology.
Nintendo announce Pikmin 3 for Wii U
Shigeru Miyamoto took to the stage at Nintendo’s E3 2012 press conference today to announce a new entry into the Pikmin series.
The Unfinished Swan E3 2012 trailer [Video]
Have you seen any footage of Sony Santa Monica’s The Unfinished Swan?
Tokyo Jungle continues to look insane
Sony has released some new screenshots from forthcoming animal-’em-up Tokyo Jungle.
The Last of Us E3 2012 gameplay [Video]
Fancy seeing seven minutes of straight gameplay footage from Naughty Dog’s forthcoming survival-based action-adventure title, The Last of Us?