Archive for 8 October 2012


Battlefield: Bad Company TV series in development at Fox

EA and DICE’s Battlefield: Bad Company series may be making the transition to television, courtesy of Fox.

By Peter Parrish | 8 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Dishonored devs signing copies in Austin GameStop, tonight

This only really applies to people in the immediate area of Austin, Texas (unless you plan to hop on a plane pretty soon), but developers from Arkane will be signing copies of Dishonored in an Austin GameSpot from 10pm Central Time tonight.

By Peter Parrish | 8 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Guardians of Middle-Earth gets UK release date on PSN

Warner Bros’ console-centric multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) title Guardians of Middle-Earth will be available to purchase and download through PlayStation Network in the UK on 4 December.

By Peter Parrish | 8 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Hearts of Iron enters the Cold War with East vs West

Paradox has officially unveiled East vs West, the next entry in the Hearts of Iron series.

By Peter Parrish | 8 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Sony sues ‘Kevin Butler’ actor over Bridgestone Tires advert

Jerry Lambert, the actor who played pretend executive Kevin Butler in a series of adverts for Sony, is now part of a Sony lawsuit brought against advertising firm Wildcat Creek and tire company Bridgestone.

By Peter Parrish | 8 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Beware the fake version of Bad Piggies doing the rounds on Google Chrome

Rovio’s Bad Piggies is feeling the sting of adware ‘developers’. A fake version of the mobile game is being distributed through Google Chrome, thus far resulting in over 80,000 adware viruses being installed onto user’s computers.

By John Robertson | 8 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

The Walking Dead episode four out later this week

The fourth episode of Telltale’s The Walking Dead, dubbed ‘Around Every Corner, has been dated and priced.

By John Robertson | 8 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Modern Warfare 2 map deleted from game after complaints from Muslim community

Modern Warfare 2’s Favela multiplayer map has been removed from the game following complaints from the Muslim community regarding Islamic script found in the level.
 

By John Robertson | 8 Oct 2012 | 6

Microsoft switching from MS Points to real money?

It seems as though Microsoft is the process of phasing out Xbox Live’s Microsoft Points system in favour of a real money setup.

By John Robertson | 8 Oct 2012 | 1

Fifa 13 holds off the challenge of Res Evil 6 to stay top of the chart

Fifa 13 remains top of the UK charts for a second consecutive week, holding off the attack of new release Resident Evil 6. 

By John Robertson | 8 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Dishonored [Review] – Stealthy revenge

Play your way, that’s the focus of Dishonored. It’s a lofty goal and, when you really think about it, so few games that claim to offer such freedom actually deliver.

By John Robertson | 8 Oct 2012 | 7