Archive for 28 November 2012
Project Godus explores God-like powers in latest update
One thing Peter Molyneux’s Project Godus can’t be accused of is a lack of updates.
Secure your Cyberdwarf body pillow early in the Barkley 2 Kickstarter
Tales of Game’s Studios has (as foretold by the prophets) launched a suitably extraordinary Kickstarter page in support of Barkley 2, the sequel to 2008’s RPG smash-hit, Barkley, Shut Up & Jam: Gaiden.
Round-Table Strategy: Citadels promises new take on Arthurian legend
Eastern Europe sure seems to like King Arthur. The Hungarian-based developer NeoCore has released a pair of RPG-strategy hybrids starring the mythological British king, and now Games Distillery (located in Bratislava, Slovakia) will be releasing a real-time strategy title featuring the monarch in the “first half” of 2013.
Pull all the strings in Dungeonland’s ‘Dungeon Master’ mode
A new trailer for Dungeonland confirms what most people who’ve seen the game have probably been hoping for since day one; a mode where you play as the Dungeon Master himself, unleashing hordes of enemies on the unsuspecting heroes (your pals).
Oculus Rift dev kits to begin shipping in March
The virtual reality headset kit, Oculus Rift, raised around ten times the amount it was asking for when the project launched on Kickstarter back in August.
Star Wars: The Old Republic devs to discuss F2P options live tomorrow
Since Star Wars: The Old Republic went free to play, the model has not exactly been the best executed F2P model ever created, it’s confusing and sometimes a pain in the backside when it comes to what features you can and can’t use.
Red 5 Studios invite gamers to Firefall Beta weekend on Friday 30 November
Red 5 Studios are ready to expand their beta test weekends for the online MMOFPS Firefall, and this weekend the first of two planned sessions will get underway.
Far Cry 3 Critical PC Patch v1.01
Far Cry 3 hits the shops in Europe tomorrow and a “critical patch” has been released for the PC which addresses all aspects of the game including single player performance, map editor tweaks, voice chat and lobby issues in multiplayer.
End of Nations Beta postponed for “polish and improvement”, players refunded
TRION and Petroglyph have been testing their online RTS End of Nations for a number of months now but it appears they have run into a few problems and have decide to postpone the open beta test.
Ace Combat: Assault Horizon lands on PC next year
The PC version of Namco’s gorgeous looking year old aerial shooter will be flying onto the PC early next year with enhanced features.
Win a copy of Stealth Bastard Deluxe
Curve Studios will be releasing Stealth Bastard Deluxe today and we’re giving you a chance to win a copy of the game and the first prize also includes a nifty set of limited edition goggles so you can sneak around the house looking all sinister.
Guild Wars 2 gets ready to celebrate Wintersday
The annual holiday cheer will be arriving in Guild Wars 2 with Wintersday which will run between 14 December and 3 January.
Molyneux explains single player and multiplayer in Project GODUS
It’s time for another update from the chaps at 22 Cans as they reach the £150K milestone for the god game remake GODUS.
Women use twitter to speak out against videogame industry sexism
Women in the games industry have taken up the twitter hash-tag #1reasonwhy, to share their stories of sexism in the workplace.