Archive for 19 October 2012


Development problems leave Haunts in Kickstarter limbo

Haunts: The Manse Macabre was successfully Kickstarted back in July, raising $28,000 USD in development funds.

By Peter Parrish | 19 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Desmond is still important in Assassin’s Creed 3 [Video]

With all the talk of Native Americans and stabbing redcoats and tossing tea into the ocean, it’s been easy to forget that Assassin’s Creed 3 will also feature a fair bit of Desmond.

By Peter Parrish | 19 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Sleeping Dogs shows us how nightmarish North Point will be [Video]

The first narrative-driven piece of DLC for undercover crime caper Sleeping Dogs will be ‘Nightmare in North Point‘, a chilling tale of the undead and bouncing Chinese vampires.

By Peter Parrish | 19 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Miller’s Halo 4 trailer is a primer on Master Chief lore

Microsoft has been making a big noise about getting David Fincher (Fight Club, Alien 3) to produce this Halo 4 trailer, and Tim Miller (visual effects for Scott Pilgrim vs.

By Peter Parrish | 19 Oct 2012 | 1

Guns blazing and headshots as more details of MMOFPS Absolute Force surface

Back at Gamescom in August, TQ Digital showed off their upcoming MMOFPS called Absolute Force which is being created with the Unreal 3 engine.

By Paul Younger | 19 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Star Wars: The Old Republic free to play features in video

Not too long now until Bioware and EA’s Star Wars: The Old Republic goes free to play.

By Paul Younger | 19 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Planetside 2 launches 20 November

The SOE Live event is currently taking place in Las Vegas and the big news from the show is that Planetside 2 will launch on 20 November after months of Beta testing.

By Paul Younger | 19 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Agent 47 dresses down with Hitman: Absolution disguises

Let’s face it, Agent 47 stands out like a sore thumb most of the time with his black suits, baldy head and bar code.

By Paul Younger | 19 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Guild Wars 2 Shadow of the Mad King event teased in video

ArenaNet’s special Halloween event Shadow of the Mad King will kick off on 22 October and they’ve updated the information page with a few more details which shows that the event will take place over four acts, each act starting on different dates from 22 October.

By Paul Younger | 19 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Star Citizen goes Kickstarter due to massive demand

Chris Roberts’ ┬árecently announced space sim┬áStar Citizen has proved so popular with PC gamers wanting to help fund the game that the demand to support it has been crashing the web servers for the Star Citizen site.

By Paul Younger | 19 Oct 2012 | 1