Archive for July 2012
Olympic Fever hits UK game charts
London 2012 iseverywhere, you can’t escape the Olympics so it’s not huge surprise that punters have hit the shops and snapped up Olympic themed titles last week.
Planetside 2, EverQuest 2 and DC Universe Online head to GamesCom
German online game operator ProSiebenSat.1 will be showing SOE’s titles at this year’s GamesCom in Cologne.
Square Enix reveal GamesCom line-up
In a couple of weeks time Square will be ready to showcase their big titles with a triple dose of new releases on show at Gamescom in Cologne.
Darksiders then, Darksiders 2 now, Darksiders co-op tomorrow? [Interview]
We chat to Darksiders 2′s lead designer Haydn Dalton about the changes that have been made to the game in comparison to the original, as well as the initial plans for the series and what the future holds.
Second End of Nations Beta test weekend incoming
Last weekend I had fun taking part in the Beta test for TRION’s RTS End of Nations, and despite the fact I am currently utter crap at the game, it was enjoyable.
Secret World free to play weekend coming next week
If you have not checked out Funcom’s new MMORPG The Secret World then you can take advantage of a special free to play weekend to celebrate one month since the game launched.
Console owners can enjoy Farming Simulator 2013 too
What was once only available to PC owners will soon be available on Xbox 360 and PS3 too.
Be the keeper of some dungeons in Cyanide’s Impire
Impire, the newly announced PC strategy title from Cyanide (to be published by Paradox), is looking an awful lot like Dungeon Keeper.
Your chance to Kickstart some Ice-Pick Lodge oddness
The wonderful minds at Russian developers Ice-Pick Lodge (Pathologic, The Void and Cargo!) are turning to Kickstarter in an effort to raise $30,000 USD for a short, disturbing title called Knock-knock.
Sleeping Dogs demos its Hong Kong shoot-outs [Video]
Another day, another Sleeping Dogs video. Someone at Square Enix has been reading about saturation marketing.
Bigpoint Undertakes Universal Monsters Online into Closed Beta
San Francisco – July 26, 2012 – Bigpoint – a worldwide leader in online games – today announced that Universal Monsters Online has entered closed beta, and is now accepting player registrations to access the game before its global open beta launch.
Battlestar Galactica Online Hosts Summer Games Decathlon for Humans and Cylons Across the Universe
San Francisco – Jul. 26, 2011 – Bigpoint – a worldwide leader in online video games – today announced its preparation for the upcoming Battlestar Galactica Online (BSGO) Festival of Kobol, a 17-day celebration filled with tournaments and events commencing July 27 through August 12.
Play Diablo3 arcade style with a Diablo 3 arcade cabinet
We see all sort of modifications for games and hardware each week but this has got to be one of the coolest.
OnLive joins forces with Ouya
The recently revealed Ouya console received another boost today with news that OnLive will be offering content through the new console when it launches next year.
Dishonored Pre-order bonuses revealed in video
Looking to get your hands on Dishonored? Bethesda has today revealed the UK pre-oder bonuses available from the different retailers.
Dyad Review [Video]
Our second video review in as many days sees us tackle the psychedelic, mind-warping, seizure-fest that is Dyad.
Anna [Review] – House of horror
I’m not sure whether I’m the best or the worst person to review games that are purportedly scary.
Borderlands 2 PC is now available for digital pre-orders
Fans of Borderlands 2 will be pleased to hear that you can now pre-purchase the digital version of Borderlands 2 for the PC.