Archive for 23 August 2012
US election will soon be canvassing your Xbox 360
Come 27 August, the Xbox Live dashboard for US users will be awash with additional US election features (whether you want them or not).
Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic II finally reaches Steam
It’s been a long time in coming, but for those people who’ve waited patiently for Obsidian’s Knights of the Old Republic II to show up on Steam today is a good day.
Fight for a beta spot in Hearts of Iron III: Their Finest Hour
Paradox has launched a contest where the grand prize is a complete set of Hearts of Iron WWII strategy games and beta access to the forthcoming Hearts of Iron III: Their Finest Hour.
SUMTHING ELSE MUSIC WORKS ANNOUNCES BORDERLANDS 2 ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK
New York – August 23rd, 2012 – Sumthing Else Music Works today announcedBorderlands™ 2 Original Soundtrack featuring the original musical score from the highly anticipated Role-Playing-Shooter video game Borderlands® 2from Gearbox Software and 2K Games.
UBISOFT REVEALS MIGHT & MAGIC HEROES VI DANSE MACABRE
London, UK, 23rd August 2012 – Today, Ubisoft® announced that the second adventure pack for the universally acclaimed Might & Magic® Heroes® VI as well as a gold edition, including the game and the two adventure packs, will be made available for Windows® PC on September 28, 2012.
Despite the bitching, I Am Alive has been dated for PC
Ubisoft has confirmed that post-apoc survival game I Am Alive will be released on PC on 13 September.
Going stealthy in new Dishonored video
If you’re like me and like being a sneaky bastard in games then this video will be right up your street.
Final Fantasy 14 retail stock being destroyed at Square’s request?
We already know that Square Enix is hoping to sweep the original Final Fantasy XIV under the carpet with the release of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn, but this is taking things further than we originally thought.
BRAND NEW WEBSITE AND DRIVER ROSTER ANNOUNCED FOR NASCAR THE GAME: INSIDE LINE
Time for NASCAR fans to gear up because the release of NASCAR The Game: Inside Line is right around the corner!
Hitman Absolution aims to be tough as nails with ‘Contracts’ mode [Interview]
It’s annoying being an assassin sometimes… I imagine. You like killing people so much that you’ve dedicated your life to it, but you can only kill who you’re told.
Win Beta Spot for Hearts of Iron III: Their Finest Hour
Stockholm, August 23rd 2012 – Spies! Leaders! Naval landings! Do you want the chance to lead your nation through World War II, the largest conflict in world history, before anyone else?
2K Sports tests NBA 2K features for “years” to make sure balance is right
Being a bit of a basketball nut (yes, those exist in the UK) and, obviously, harbouring a mild interest in videogames, NBA 2K13 was one of my personal highlights as this year’s Gamescom.
Next Broken Sword to be funded through Kickstarter – $400k needed
Broken Sword is coming back… so long as enough people pledge money to it on Kickstarter.
Brave or stupid? New publisher focuses exclusively on PS Vita games
OK, I know that brave and stupid can (in some people’s eyes) be one and the same.