Archive for 18 September 2012


Need for Speed: Most Wanted can put your face on a billboard [Video]

By far the most intriguing part from this first in a series of gameplay feature trailers for Criterion’s Need for Speed: Most Wanted is the revelation that if you make the longest jump through an in-game billboard, your face will go up on it for all to see.

By Peter Parrish | 18 Sep 2012 | Comments Off

Put Torchlight 2’s soundtrack in your ears for free

With just a couple of days to go until Torchlight 2’s launch, Runic Games is offering you something to help you pass the time until the game is in your sweaty mitts.

By Peter Parrish | 18 Sep 2012 | 1

BioWare has plans for another “full” Mass Effect title and a new IP

Aaryn Flynn, the general manager of BioWare Edmonton and Montreal, has added his own blog post to those from Greg Zeschuk and Ray Muzyka (who left the company today).

By Peter Parrish | 18 Sep 2012 | Comments Off

BioWare co-founders Zeschuk and Muzyka leave the company

Greg Zeschuk and Ray Muzyka, two of the three original founders of BioWare (the third, Augustine Yip, left in 1997), have now departed the company they helped create.

By Peter Parrish | 18 Sep 2012 | Comments Off

Team Ninja to announce a new game at Tokyo Game Show

The Tokyo Game Show officially kicks off on 20 September (though Sony will be holding their press conference for the event in around nine hours or so), and Team Ninja appears to be gearing up to announce a new title.

By Peter Parrish | 18 Sep 2012 | Comments Off

Feel the (Dust)Force of Humble Indie Bundle #6

The sixth installment of the Humble Indie Bundle has launched today, giving you a fine chance to pick up some delightful indie titles for not very much money at all (or loads of money, if you’re feeling super generous).

By Peter Parrish | 18 Sep 2012 | Comments Off

Dead Island: Riptide nods to original with CG trailer [Video]

Stand-alone expansion, spin-off, call it what you will; Dead Island: Riptide will taking the mechanics of the original title and putting the familiar foursome in brand new, zombie-infested levels.

By Peter Parrish | 18 Sep 2012 | Comments Off

Obsidian offers character and party info for Project Eternity

As Obsidian’s kickstarted ‘Project Eternity’ RPG nears the $1.6 million USD mark (a point that will trigger development of a Mac version), Josh Sawyer has stopped by to fill out a few details about the game’s design.

By Peter Parrish | 18 Sep 2012 | Comments Off

Arkane discuss the end of Dishonored’s creation in new video

The Dishonored video developer diaries continue with ‘End Game’ as the team discuss finalising the game while going over and over the features once again.

By Paul Younger | 18 Sep 2012 | Comments Off

Guild Wars 2 announced for Mac – Entering Beta

It’s not just PC gamers that will be enjoying ArenaNet’s new MMO, this afternoon they announced that the game will be supporting Mac OSX.

By Paul Younger | 18 Sep 2012 | Comments Off