Archive for 29 August 2012


Here’s a whole hour of X-Com: Enemy Unknown [Video]

Never mind all that trailer nonsense, there’s no better way to show off your forthcoming game than to live-stream an hour of it and stick it on YouTube.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Binding of Isaac remake planned for PC and (possibly) consoles

Edmund McMillen is working with a mystery publisher (and the help of a new team) to remake The Binding of Isaac, with the hope of releasing it on PC and consoles sometime next year.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Next End of Nations closed beta to begin 7 September

If you missed out on End of Nations closed beta sessions one and two, perhaps you’ll be able to get lucky for closed beta session three.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Rise of the Triad shares developer blog, new screenshots

Want to know how Apogee and Interceptor are coming along with the Rise of the Triad remake?

By Peter Parrish | 29 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

The sights and sounds of Twisted Pixel’s LocoCycle [Video]

When Twisted Pixel’s LocoCycle was revealed at this year’s E3, details were still rather scarce.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Square launches ad-supported cloud gaming portal

At long last, it’s possible to play Hitman: Blood Money in a java-powered plug-in and be interrupted by adverts every ten or twenty minutes to ‘earn’ yourself more ‘free’ playtime.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Publishers take the risk, so it’s fair they get the bulk of profits, says Revolution head

Revolution Software managing director and co-founder, and Broken Sword creator, Charles Cecil believes that it’s fair that publishers take the “lion’s share” of profits when they’re the ones taking the risk by fronting the development costs.

By John Robertson | 29 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

We have no objection to an iOS Phoenix Wright HD Trilogy

Here at IncGamers we don’t exactly go out of our way to cover iOS releases, but news of HD versions of the first three Phoenix Wright games is worthy of note.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

How not to die on Far Cry 3’s Rook Islands [Video]

This new Far Cry 3 video from Ubisoft is built on the curious premise that the CIA cares about your travel safety precautions.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Mad Catz’ Damage Inc. Pacific Squadron WWII is now available

San Diego– August 28, 2012 – Mad Catz Interactive, Inc. (“Mad Catz”) (NYSE MKT: MCZ), announced today the shipping of Damage Inc.

By Press Release | 29 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Play Halo 4 before it’s released at MLG Fall Championship

Major League Gaming has announced that Halo 4 will be part of the MLG Fall Championship in Dallas, Texas.

By John Robertson | 29 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

New Screenshots for Chaos on Deponia, the Upcoming Follow-Up to Deponia!

Hamburg, August 24th 2012. Daedalic Entertainment releases new screenshots of the upcoming adventure game Chaos on Deponia (Link goes to our Google Drive).

By Press Release | 29 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

“March of the Eagles” Announced by Paradox

New York – August 29, 2012 – Raise the regimental banner and beat the drums of war, because the Emperor is calling you back into service with the help of Paradox Interactive and Paradox Development Studio.

By Press Release | 29 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

BioWare joining up with second studio to produce Mass Effect 3 on Wii U

BioWare are handling the Wii U port of Mass Effect 3 alone.

By John Robertson | 29 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Torchlight 2: IncGamers Opens

We would like to welcome a new community to the IncGamers family today, Torchlight: IncGamers.

By Paul Younger | 29 Aug 2012 | 3

Special Call of Duty Black Ops II editions detailed

If your looking for a more expansive package when you purchase the FPS then check out the Care Package and Hardened Edition, of which are available for the PS3, 360 and PC.

By Paul Younger | 29 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Over 100 PSOne classics now available on PS Vita

Sony has released over 100 PSOne classics on the PS Vita, saying that the games bring “quality, variety and heritage to the groundbreaking portable entertainment system.”
Available from today, the games are priced from £0.99 and includes the likes of Metal Gear Solid, Crash Bandicoot, Final Fantasy VII, Vagrant Story, Tekken 2 and Silent Hill.

By John Robertson | 29 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Convincing the hardcore players that they’re the minority is not easy [F1 2012]

Hardcore players. The truly hardcore, not the ‘hardcore’ that are ‘hardcore’ because they play Gears of War and Street Fighter instead of Angry Birds and The Sims. 

By John Robertson | 29 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

It’s a young woman’s game: Tomb Raider [Interview]

We recently had the chance to sit down with Crystal Dynamics’ Karl Stewart, global brand manager on the Tomb Raider, to talk about the upcoming adventures of Lara Croft and what the studio are trying to achieve by telling her origin story.

By John Robertson | 29 Aug 2012 | 1

Chocks away for Vlambeer’s Luftrausers [Video]

Vlambeer (Super Crate Box, Serious Sam: The Random Encounter) and Devolver Digital have announced a curious aerial-based arcade dogfighting title called Luftrausers.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Cole MacGrath goes evil, joins PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale [Video]

Can we all just agree to call PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale ‘PABR’?

By Peter Parrish | 29 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

PS3 and PC tactical racer Fuel Overdose gets first trailer

Fuel Overdose has been in development for a couple of years at developer I-Friqiya and today we have the first trailer for what they are calling their tactical top-down racer.

By Paul Younger | 29 Aug 2012 | Comments Off