Archive for 16 July 2012
Wrestle with this Steve Austin special edition of WWE ’13
One of WWE’s most famous faces, ‘Stone Cold’ Steve Austin, will be lending his image to a special edition of THQ’s WWE ’13.
Gandalf and Gollum profiled by Guardians of Middle Earth [Video]
“If Lord of the Rings were a multiplayer online battle arena style game, which character would win?” is a question I have never asked myself.
Pre-ordering Need For Speed: Most Wanted will get you extra cars
If you’re feeling lucky enough to plonk down some early money for Need For Speed: Most Wanted (the new one, not the last one … I wish they’d just called it Need For Speed 19), your ‘pre-order’ will secure you a few extra cars to race around in.
PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale adds Cole MacGrath, Jak & Daxter
The line-up for forthcoming Smash Bros-alike PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale probably isn’t complete yet, but it has just grown by a few more.
Shack up with a Deadwood star in The Last of Us [Video]
W. Earl Brown, who plays Al Swearengen’s semi-dependable henchman “Dan Dority” in Deadwood, will provide the voice for a fellow named Bill in Naughty Dog’s upcoming survivalist tale The Last of Us.
Awesomenauts is naut just for consoles, coming to Steam
Ronimo’s Awesomenauts is making the hop across from console-land to PC-tropolis, bringing its strange mix of 1990s Saturday morning cartoons and side-scrolling, multiplayer, squad-based skill gaming to Steam in the next month or so.
Deadpool scoots into a game of his very own [Video]
High Moon, the chaps behind the recent set of Transformers games, have now been tasked with making a Deadpool game starring the somewhat unhinged Marvel creation himself.
Spartacus Legends chops some leg-ends [Video]
Ubisoft pushed Spartacus Legends out into the arena limelight late last week, but did so without any accompanying moving images.
Codemasters unveil wacky new F1 game, F1 Race Stars
Codemasters has announced a bizarre new go-karting game that uses its F1 license.
Did Uncharted 3 copy its box art from a 1987 Atari ST game?
It looks as though we’ve got a possible case of plagiarism on our hands here!
Russian hacker lets you get Apple in-app purchases for free, thanks CSR Racing
A Russian hacker has figured out a way to get in-app purchases on iPhone and iPad for free, and it doesn’t involve jailbreaking your device.
Arma 2 tops Steam charts for 8-14 July
Valve has released the latest chart details for content bought through Steam.
Steam Summer Sale breaks Ubisoft’s DRM
Steam’s ongoing Summer Sale has broken Ubisoft’s PC DRM system.
The publisher’s DRM (through the implementation of Uplay) requires that players be online at all times when playing their games on PC.
Battlefield 4 beta access with Medal of Honor: Warfighter pre-order
An advert has been released (and since taken down) explaining that those who pre-order the upcoming Medal of Honor: Warfighter will receive an invitation to a beta for Battlefield 4.
The Dark Knight rises to the top of UK chart for fourth week
Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes is once again at the top of the UK chart.