Archive for 9 October 2012


How Batman: Arkham City’s ‘Armored Edition’ differs from the rest [Video]

If you’ve been wondering precisely how the Batman: Arkham City – Armored Edition coming to the Wii U will distinguish itself from the other versions of the game, Warner Bros.

By Peter Parrish | 9 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Volus characters added to Mass Effect 3 multiplayer

The much-rumoured addition of Volus characters (those rotund, wheezy chaps from the single player game) to Mass Effect 3’s multiplayer mode has been confirmed with the release of the latest free DLC package.

By Peter Parrish | 9 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Bridgestone responds to Sony’s ‘Kevin Butler’ lawsuit

It emerged yesterday that Sony had initiated a suit against Bridgestone and advertising firm Wildcat Creek back in September, over the involvement of Jerry Lambert (who is also president of Wildcat) in various Bridgestone promotions.

By Peter Parrish | 9 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

How to master the universe of WWE 13 [Video]

Learn all about the ‘Universe Mode 3.0′ present in WWE 13 with this latest trailer release.

By Peter Parrish | 9 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Get your XCOM on with today’s Xbox 360 and PS3 demos

Console owners who’ve been waiting to have a bash at XCOM: Enemy Unknown and casting envious glances at the previously-released PC demo can play the trial version for themselves today (or tomorrow, for European PS3 users).

By Peter Parrish | 9 Oct 2012 | 1

Hunter and Crash Site modes explained in Crysis 3 multiplayer trailer

Crysis 3 won’t just be about stalking through an overgrown New York city, picking your way through the dense foliage and targeting AI enemies with your fancy bow.

By Peter Parrish | 9 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Hotline Miami opens its switchboard later this month

If I told you that on 23 October you would be able to buy a $10 USD PC game that sees you donning animal masks and performing a series of score-attack style kills in a neon wonderland, I hope you’d be interested.

By Peter Parrish | 9 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

New Darkfall Unholy Wars screens

Aventurine are back with new shots from Darkfall: Unholy Wars which is their next title to follow on from the original Darkfall MMO after they decided it was just too much work to try and add all the features they wanted to add to the original game.The game is due for release in November for the PC and these latest screens do look impressive.

By Paul Younger | 9 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Meet Citra and Dennis in new Far Cry 3 trailer

It’s time to catch up with more of those wacky characters from Far Cry 3 and this time it’s Citra and Dennis.

By Paul Younger | 9 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Tomb Raider pre-order incentives and editions detailed

Square will be offering a whole host of different versions of the new Tomb Raider and today they’ve detailed exactly what UK gamers can get their hands-on if they pre-order the game.

By Paul Younger | 9 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Dishonored launches with new trailer

If you have read John’s review of Dishonored then chances are you have dashed out for a copy already.

By Paul Younger | 9 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Blizzard reveals New York Comic Con schedule

Blizzard has revealed its full lineup for this years New York Comic Con.

By John Robertson | 9 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

FPS remake Painkiller Hell & Damnation Collector’s Edition detailed

Due out at the end of this month on consoles and for the PC on 22 January 2013, the remake of the 2004 FPS Painkiller, called Painkiller Hell & Damnation, is getting its own Collector’s Edition.

By Paul Younger | 9 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Grid 2 [Interview] – Under the hood

We recently got the chance to ask some question of the GRID 2 team, namely associate producer Iain Smith and executive producer Clive Moody.

By John Robertson | 9 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Borderlands 2 Mechromancer DLC coming out early… coming out today!

Gearbox has surprised us all by announcing that the Mechromancer DLC for Borderlands 2 is coming out early.

By John Robertson | 9 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Forza Horizon demo is out now

Microsoft has released a demo for the upcoming Forza Horizon, but you’ll only be able to download it if you’re an Xbox Live gold member.

By John Robertson | 9 Oct 2012 | Comments Off