Archive for 12 October 2012


North American RaiderZ stress test announced – Starts today

Perfect World has announced that a stress test for the US version of the monster hunting MMO RaiderZ will take place from today at 4:00 p.m.

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Early footage from Mojang’s 0x10c game [Video]

By early, I mean really early. You’ll see what that means when you get to playing the video.

By Peter Parrish | 12 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Revisit the Tower of London in this ZombiU walkthrough [Video]

A slight return for this video, which was originally shown in rather a meta fashion with a CGI chap ‘playing’ through it in a first person perspective while holding the Wii U tablet controller.

By Peter Parrish | 12 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Dress up nice for Hotline Miami [Video]

If you were paying attention earlier in the week, you’d know that Hotline Miami has a release date of 23 October.

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Obsidian shares Project Eternity screenshot, final stretch goals

Project Eternity has cruised to over $2.8 million USD in raised funds, and is now heading towards two freshly announced ‘stretch goals’.

By Peter Parrish | 12 Oct 2012 | 3

Mass Effect 3’s ‘Omega’ DLC set for November release

Details have emerged from ComicCon about a date for Mass Effect 3’s next slice of single player DLC, ‘Omega’.

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Black Ops 2 multiplayer maps detailed [Images]

Activision has shared a list of multiplayer maps that’ll be making it into Call of Duty: Black Ops 2, along with a few images of said maps (plus a couple from the ever-popular zombie mode).

By Peter Parrish | 12 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Hitman Absolution Deluxe Professional Edition unboxing video

Open the box, open the box! The guys at IO and Square take a look of the contents of the Hitman Absolution Deluxe Professional Edition which comes with a baldy Agent 47 statue, the art book, DLC, and making of DVD.

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This is what London’s Shard would look like if it were in Dishonored

Dishonored launches in the UK today (see our review),  and to celebrate the launch, the Dishonored art team have recreated the iconic London Shard building in the architectural style of Dishonored.

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Brickforce heads to space in new update

Infernum are to release a new update to Brickforce, the sandbox shooter.

By Paul Younger | 12 Oct 2012 | 1

Here’s what’s inside the Assassin’s Creed III Special Edition

Are you going for the Special Edition of Assassins’s Creed III?

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Creating adventures with Neverwinter Foundry screens

A whole stack of shots (see below) in from Perfect World for the upcoming MMO Neverwinter and these include a couple of shots from the Neverwinter Foundry.

By Paul Younger | 12 Oct 2012 | 1

RTS Frozen Hearth site goes live

Immanitas Entertainment has today launched the official website for their upcoming PC RTS title called Frozen Heaarth in which the Danaan’s fight for their homeworld against the ice demons the Shangur.

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Xbox LIVE polled viewers show support for Biden in US Vice-Presidential debate

Last night the second TV debate took take place in the US  Presidential race with Paul Ryan and Joe Biden going head to head.  

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Magicka: Dungeons & Daemons DLC released

More DLC just in for Magicka today, the Dungeons & Daemons DLC, which includes a new dungeon for both co-op and single player modes, new monsters and a “super-secret hard mode”.

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Latest Planetside 2 dev update looks at Heavy Assault and Esamir

The new episode of the Planetside 2 Command Center with the dev team covers the latest news on the ongoing beta test including population caps and how they will work on servers, the Heavy Assault class and the the Esamir continent which is going to be great for vehicle gameplay.

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League of Legends has 32 million monthly active players

The latest figures in from RIOT Games state that the game now has a whopping 32 million active players which is double the number compared to November last year.

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First HAWKEN closed Beta dates announced

Adhesive Games are gearing up to launch the closed Beta test for their free to pay FPS mech title HAWKEN which has gone down rather well with Alpha testers over the past few months.

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