Archive for July 2012
Darksiders dev planning on making a FPS?
Vigil Games, the developer behind the Darksiders series and former-MMO Warhammer 40K: Dark Millennium, is advertising for a new senior gameplay programmer.
Bioshock dev wants to hire you if you’ve got an 85% on Metacritic
Are you a developer looking for a new job? Want to be part of Irrational Games, the studio behind BioShock?
New Dishonored trailer – ‘Daring Escapes’ gameplay [Video]
Bethesda has released a new video for the upcoming Dishonored.
Entitled ‘Daring Escapes’ the gameplay sequence sees protagonist Corvo attempting to escape from an infiltration mission that has gone wrong.
Gearbox: People don’t understand how DLC is made, Borderlands 2 DLC in production
Speaking to Gearbox’s chief creative office Brian Martel, he told us that downloadable content (DLC) is one of the things that people “don’t really understand about how games are made”.
Portal can be completed in 8 minutes, it’s a world record! [Video]
Frankly, this is crazy. Portal, the whole of Portal, has been completed in the razor sharp time of 8 minutes 31.93 seconds.
Thomas Was Alone [Review] – Not just another indie platformer
Isn’t it amazing how easy it is for us mere humans to become attached to the ridiculous.
Baldur’s Gate Enhanced Edition counts down
Anyone old enough to remember the Baldur’s Gate series will have fond memories of the fantastic RPG.
UbiSoft gets ready for Gamescom revealing its line-up
With Gamescom just afew weeks away, UbiSoft has revealed their line-up of titles for the annual gaming extravaganza in Cologne.
PES 2013 demo available now
Konami’s latest installment in the PES footy series now has its own demo ready for download giving you a taste of what’s to come.
DARK VALE GAMES OPENS 1,000 ADDITIONAL BETA SLOTS FOR UPCOMING INDIE PVP GAME FORGE
CARSLBAD, CA (JULY 25, 2012) — Dark Vale Games, an independent video game developer based in Southern California, has announced that they will offer 1,000 additional spots in the upcoming BETA test for FORGE, the multiplayer-only PC game that delivers truly unique multiplayer experience by bridging the gap between the fast, skill-based action of competitive first-person-shooters and the strategic competition of Massively Multiplayer Online (MMO) games.
Robo pre-orders announced for Transformers: Fall of Cybertron (UK)
In addition to the multiplayer trailer released for the game today, Activision has spelled out some upcoming pre-order offers that are available if you slap down your money early for Transformers: Fall of Cybertron.
Double your danger with the Tribes Ascend ‘Twinfuser’ update
The latest update to Hi-Rez’s free-to-play revival of the Tribes series adds a brand new ‘Twinfuser’ weapon.
Sleeping Dogs lets you dress as Rico Rodriguez
Anyone who’s seen footage of the Sleeping Dogs driving segments (like those in this recent video) will know that they owe a fair bit to the chaos-filled open world title Just Cause 2.
Blizzard fixes Diablo 3 Barbarian god mode bug
As expected, Blizzard has now hotfixed the Barbarian god mode bug that appeared just over 24 hours ago.
Second Shadowrun Kickstarter announces new payment model
Before Harebrained Schemes launched their $1.8 million USD generating Kickstarter for Shadowrun Returns, Cliffhanger Productions were already working on a title called Shadowrun Online.
Platforming mode returns to Trackmania 2: Canyon [Video]
One of the criticisms levelled at Trackmania 2: Canyon was that for all its improvements over previous releases in the series, it was missing some of the features players had become used to.