Archive for 31 July 2012


Star Wars: The Old Republic going free to play

There has been speculation for some time that EA and Bioware’s MMO would go free to play and today during EA’s investor call they finally announced that the game will be going free to play.

By Paul Younger | 31 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

Sterling archers: War of the Roses shows its range [Video]

As the War of the Roses beta approaches (it’s supposedly due to kick off in early August, sign-ups are still being taken), Paradox is still trying to entice you with trailers and footage from the game.

By Peter Parrish | 31 Jul 2012 | 1

Relic concerned about meeting Company of Heroes 2’s high expectations

There’s no denying that the original Company of Heroes is a very fine RTS game.

By John Robertson | 31 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

The Secret World Issue #1: Unleashed goes live

Ahead of the free weekend which kicks off on Friday, Funcom has now released the first major content update for The Secret World since launch.

By Paul Younger | 31 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

Planetside 2 beta delayed, not ready for “massive number of people”

Originally planned to start sometime this week, the Planetside 2 beta has been delayed, Sony Online Entertainment has announced.

By John Robertson | 31 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

Transformers: Fall of the Cybertron demo released

Fans of the robots in disguise can now download a demo of Transformers: Fall of the Cybertron through Xbox LIVE.

By Paul Younger | 31 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

Has Bethesda acquired the STALKER rights?

This is one of the more exciting rumours that I’ve heard for a while.

By John Robertson | 31 Jul 2012 | 1

Activision may settled with former Infinity Ward employees for “tens of millions”

Looks as though the settlement Activision paid to former Infinity Ward employees Vince Zampella and Jason West may have been in the “ten of millions”.

By John Robertson | 31 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

Square Enix supports Ouya, Final Fantasy 3 confirmed

Publisher Square Enix has announced its support for the Android-based Ouya console.

By John Robertson | 31 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

DayZ nearly 1 million unique players

The Dayz mod for ArmA II has passed the 900,000 unique players mark.

By John Robertson | 31 Jul 2012 | Comments Off