Archive for 5 December 2012


Firefall Beta Key Giveaway

This weekend there’s another chance to take part in Red 5 Studios MMOFPS Firefall which we’ve been busy playing here at IncGamers towers for a few weeks now (see IncGamers Plays: Firefall below).

By Paul Younger | 5 Dec 2012 | 2

Prototype sighted in latest Project Godus video

It sounded a little hairbrained when Peter Molyneux announced earlier in the week that he fancied releasing a working prototype for Project Godus in time for Christmas; but the latest update video for the game does indeed show a bit of a prototype in action.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Dec 2012 | Comments Off

Wasteland 2 opens up 3D model creation process to fans

Hey you! Do you have any skills with Unity? No? Well that’s too bad, because if you did and felt you could model some 3D bits and bobs for Wasteland 2, you could get paid for it.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Dec 2012 | Comments Off

Air Buccaneers lifts off on Steam

The buoyant battle between Viking and Buccaneer factions begins today on Steam, as Air Buccaneers sees its full release.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Dec 2012 | Comments Off

Rocket men: Jagex announces Ace of Spades release date

Jagex has settled on 12 December as the release date for its intriguing hybrid of class-based, multiplayer shooter and Minecraft-esque digging shenanigans, Ace of Spades.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Dec 2012 | Comments Off

First faction from Total War: Rome II revealed

Hold on to your hats, because this reveal is a biggie.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Dec 2012 | Comments Off

The Seven Wonders of Crysis 3 cinematic series teased

EA has teamed up with producer and director Albert Hughes have to produce a seven part video series which will “set the stage” for the game’s story.

By Paul Younger | 5 Dec 2012 | Comments Off

Original Tomb Raider arrives on Steam

We’re not quite sure why you would go and buy a copy of the original Tomb Raider this late in the day, but if you have an urge to play the classic again, then you’ll be  pleased to hear the game has been released on Steam by Square.

By Paul Younger | 5 Dec 2012 | Comments Off

HAWKEN Open Beta begins next week – Updates coming

There’s been so many Beta keys flying around for HAWKEN you ‘ve probably already been playing the game.

By Paul Younger | 5 Dec 2012 | Comments Off

Path of Exile Open Beta delayed until January

Grinding Gear Games’ CEO Chris Wilson has announced they are to postpone the open Beta for their ARPG until January.

By Paul Younger | 5 Dec 2012 | 2

Layoffs at End of Nations developer Petroglyph

Last month Petroglyph and TRION announced they were to discontinue beta testing their online RTS End of Nations  to add “polish and improvement” to the game.

By Paul Younger | 5 Dec 2012 | Comments Off

MechWarrior Online adds 8v8 group matchmaking and Santa Bobbleheads

Some major updates from Piranha Games for MechWarrior Online this morning with some features that should please Mech pilots.

By Paul Younger | 5 Dec 2012 | Comments Off

IncGamers Podcast / Vidcast #94

This week, the team discuss whether it was a good idea for Square Enix to fund a Facebook marketing campaign in which Hitman’s Agent 47 kills your ‘friends’ for having bad hair.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Dec 2012 | Comments Off

Max Payne 3 Painful Memories DLC released

Available today is the new Max Payne 3 DLC called Painful Memories.

By Paul Younger | 5 Dec 2012 | Comments Off

New Catalyst and GeForce drivers improve Far Cry 3 performance

Both AMD and Nvidia have released new driver versions today with performance improvements for Far Cry 3 among other bits and pieces.

By Paul Younger | 5 Dec 2012 | 1