Archive for 7 September 2012
F1 2012 demo due Monday for 360, Tuesday for PC, Wednesday for PS3
In a cute little game of pass the parcel, Codemasters is releasing a playable demo of F1 2012 for Xbox 360, PC and PlayStation 3.
Scottish games industry valued at £0 in new government report
The British government has released a new report on the Scottish economy, in which it claims that its videogame industry has a value of precisely £0.
Fifa 13: A list of every playable league and country
EA Sports has confirmed the complete list of leagues and national teams that will appear in Fifa 13.
Report: Vivendi still looking to sell Activision Blizzard; Sony not interested, Microsoft haggling price
Media powerhouse Vivendi is still looking to get rid of its majority €8 billion stake in Activision Blizzard, a “credible source” claims.
Halo 4’s “Celebrity Gaming Night” shows the industry still lacks star power
Yesterday night Microsoft held what it’s calling a Celebrity Gaming Night in Manchester, UK.
XCOM: Enemy Unknown taking PC digital pre-sales, bonus items detailed
You can buy XCOM: Enemy Unknown right now if you like, but you won’t be able to play it until 9 October.
Dark Nebula Episode 2 – Android version of success game announced
Free Lunch Design a leading developer of mobile entertainment, today announced what fans across the globe eagerly has been waiting for: Dark Nebula Episode 2, the top grossing and internationally acclaimed labyrinth game, will be released for Android devices.
Cowboys & Aliens’ Keith Carradine revealed in new Hitman: Absolution trailer
The latest trailer for Hitman: Absolution has been released, revealing that Hollywood actor Keith Carradine is voicing the character of “villainous” Blake Dexter.
Borderlands 2 is 2K’s most pre-ordered game of all-time, exceeds expectations
Like a gloating Olympic champion, 2K Games has announced that Borderlands 2 has become the publisher’s most pre-ordered game of all time.
E-sports is “already a challenger” to traditional sports, says FPS dev
Whether or not ‘e-sports’ or ‘competitive gaming’ is a real sport or not is up for debate.