Archive for November 2012
Sleepy time with Sam: Splinter Cell Blacklist’s non-lethal takedowns
Sam Fisher is a master of poking you in your nerve-holes and making you fall over, which is why he’s the star of Splinter Cell and not, say, a baker, or something.
Endless Space is free to play for this weekend
From right now until 1pm (Pacific Time) on Sunday, the 4X-styled strategy title Endless Space is free to download and play on Steam.
Ed McMillen demystifies the Binding of Isaac remake project
Binding of Isaac creator Edmund McMillen has taken it upon himself to compile a helpful list of features and details about the forthcoming remake project for his game, which should clear up most (if not all) the queries people have about it.
Primal Carnage’s latest DLC offers you some new dino-skins to wear
If you’ve got $2 USD burning a virtual hole in your virtual pocket, and you wish that instead of having pockets you could just dress up like a dinosaur, then this new mini-DLC offering for Primal Carnage may be the answer to your cosplay dreams.
Lucky thirteen: latest batch of games to be Greenlit on Steam
Hopefully you’re a fan of werewolves, European trucks or outer space, because all of those things are represented in this latest collection of thirteen games to make it through Steam’s Greenlight system.
Grim Dawn developers update on progress towards Alpha
Crate Entertainment has issued another ‘State of the Game’ post on the Grim Dawn forums, updating people with the title’s general progress and momentum towards an Alpha release.
Community driven MMO project Heroes and Villains now underway (updated)
[Update]: Right, there seems to be quite a bit of drama and history behind this project.
PC gamers experience Far Cry 3 connection problems
PC gamers are experiencing a bit of a problem today with Far Cry 3 thanks to problems with Uplay.
Credits, Cobras and Crowd-Funding: David Braben tells us about Elite: Dangerous
At the time of writing, Frontier Developments’ attempt to Kickstart a new entry in the venerable and classic Elite series is heading towards £600,000 GBP of a £1.25 million GBP target.
Your vision is augmented: Deus Ex texture mod released
After five years of hard re-texturing work, the ‘New Vision’ mod for the original Deus Ex has been released in its final form.
Slam jam: Barkley 2 reaches Kickstarter funding goal in under a day
Everybody get up, it’s time to slam now (again). The Kickstarter campaign for a sequel to 2008′s b-ball RPG Barkley, Shut Up & Jam: Gaiden has surpassed its goal of $35,000 USD in less than 24 hours.
THQ seeks cash influx through unlikely Humble Bundle team-up
It’s no secret that THQ has been struggling financially for several months now, but with the situation looking ever more desperate for the publisher, some unusual avenues are now being explored.
Free DLC coming to 2Dawn’s Ravaged
If a recent price drop to £7.00 GBP didn’t get your interested in vehicle-heavy multiplayer shooter Ravaged, then maybe developer 2Dawn’s latest news of free DLC goodies will swing your opinion their way.
Back to the front with gameplay in new Company of Heroes 2 trailer
Relic’s Company of Heroes 2 looks to be shaping up rather nicely and this latest trailer highlights some of the impressive gameplay RTS fans can look forward to when it is finally released next year.
Model Citizen: Metro Last Light’s latest live action trailer
Despite being in perilous financial straits, THQ still seems to have plenty of money to throw around for marketing its increasingly-delayed set of forthcoming games.
City of Heroes CM team say farewell in final video
As many of you may know, NCSoft will be shutting down City of Heroes on 30 November when the clock strikes midnight (8:AM GMT 1 December).
First World of Warships shots set sail
Wargaming have been keeping their next online title World of Warships pretty much under wraps, it was a no-show at this year’s Gamescom and all we have really seen so far are a couple of sketchy trailers.
Day Z moving to MMO style server-client architecture model – Release could slip
In the latest Day Z development update from Dean Hall, he outlines some of the many changes that are happening with the game right now, including the move to an MMO client-server model.