Archive for 5 June 2012


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.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Jun 2012 | Comments Off

New Super Mario Bros 2 dated for 3DS

Announced today at Nintendo’s E3 2012 press conference, New Super Mario Bros.

By John Robertson | 5 Jun 2012 | Comments Off

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.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Jun 2012 | Comments Off

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.

By John Robertson | 5 Jun 2012 | Comments Off

Batman: Arkham City: Armored Edition announced for Wii U

Warner Bros has announced that Batman: Arkham City: Armored Edition is coming to Wii U.

By John Robertson | 5 Jun 2012 | Comments Off

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.

By John Robertson | 5 Jun 2012 | Comments Off

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.

By Tim McDonald | 5 Jun 2012 | Comments Off

Wii U supports two gamepads

Nintendo of America boss Reggie Fils-Aime has confirmed that the Wii U will support two gamepads, and not just one.

By Tim McDonald | 5 Jun 2012 | 1

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.

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The Unfinished Swan E3 2012 trailer [Video]

Have you seen any footage of Sony Santa Monica’s The Unfinished Swan?

By Tim McDonald | 5 Jun 2012 | Comments Off

Tokyo Jungle continues to look insane

Sony has released some new screenshots from forthcoming animal-‘em-up Tokyo Jungle.

By Tim McDonald | 5 Jun 2012 | Comments Off

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?

By Tim McDonald | 5 Jun 2012 | Comments Off

Watch Dogs E3 2012 gameplay [Video]

This is the ten minutes of Watch Dogs gameplay shown off by Ubisoft during its E3 2012 press event.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Jun 2012 | Comments Off

First batch of screens for Quantic Dream’s Beyond, due Q4 this year

Sony has released the first batch of screens for Beyond: Two Souls, the new game from Heavy Rain creators Quantic Dream.

By John Robertson | 5 Jun 2012 | Comments Off

Sony E3 2012 Press Conference round-up

New game announcements were the feature of Sony’s press conference, the biggest of which was Heavy Rain developer Quantic Dream’s Beyond. 

By John Robertson | 5 Jun 2012 | 1

Sony attempts to “reinvent storybooks” with JK Rowling

Sony has announced Wonderbook, an augmented reality system that uses the PlayStation 3 and the PS Eye in an attempt to “reinvent storybooks” – with the assistance of Harry Potter author JK Rowling.

By Tim McDonald | 5 Jun 2012 | 1

God of War: Ascension gets angry in March [Video]

Sony has revealed a release date for the latest in the God of War series.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Jun 2012 | Comments Off

Dust 514’s first beta event dated, getting PS Vita app

EVE Online developer CCP has announced that the first beta period for PlayStation 3-exclusive MMO FPS Dust 514 will begin on 29 June.

By John Robertson | 5 Jun 2012 | 1