Archive for 24 October 2012
Far Cry 3’s Hoyt is a nasty fellow [Video]
Just once, it would be nice if Far Cry 3 could introduce someone who isn’t a total psychopath.
Bigpoint ceases development in US, cuts 120 jobs
Bigpoint Games, the German-based developer of Battlestar Galactica Online and Drakensang, will end development of games in the US according to the company’s soon-to-be former CEO, Heiko Hubertz.
Halo 4’s ‘map pass’ covers nine multiplayer maps
The ‘War Games Map Pass’ for Halo 4 will already be included in the ‘limited edition’ release of the game, but here are more details for those who want to buy it as a stand-alone piece of DLC.
Rockstar promises “lots of info” on GTA V, next month
In a short (very short, actually) note to the public, Rockstar has said to “Get ready” for a substantial amount of Grand Theft Auto V information coming next month.
Star Citizen reaches Kickstarter goal, closes in on overall funding
Chris Roberts’ proposed space sim, Star Citizen, has had an unusual approach to crowd-funding.
EU PSN Store update for 24 Oct 2012: Killzone HD, Unfinished Swan, Medal of Honor: Warfighter
It’s Wednesday, that means the EU PlayStation Store has been updated with new content.
Underage children involved in the production of Nintendo hardware at Foxconn facilities
Nintendo has admitted that underage child workers have likely worked on Wii U production lines.
Nintendo posts loss of $350 million for six months ending September
For the six months ending 30 September 2012 Nintendo has recorded a net loss of $350 million.
Dear Esther artist thinking about a “STALKER-like game without weapons”
Robert Briscoe, the man behind the art direction of Dear Esther has told the world that he’s working on a new project that could resemble a STALKER without guns.
Hotline Miami’s launch trailer is ice cold
It’s rare for me to say this, but … Hotline Miami’s live-action launch trailer is excellent.
The Forerunners say hello in Halo 4’s gameplay trailer
If you were watching “Sons of Anarchy” in the US this evening (I wasn’t, because I live in a small box in the woods) then you may well have caught sight of a Halo 4 gameplay trailer.