Archive for 30 January 2013
Building Warframe: Digital Extremes on updates, independence and the free-to-play market
If you’ve been able to nab yourself a key in either of our sizeable Warframe beta key giveaways, you’ll likely know that Digital Extremes’ co-op, space ninja title is emerging as an impressive free-to-play release.
War Thunder taxis into an open beta launch
Gaijin Entertainment’s WWII-based aerial combat title War Thunder is now up, up and away and soaring into open beta.
Vulcan joins the SMITE ranks as God number 29
The latest God to pop up in SMITE, Hi-Rez Studios’ MOBA title, is Vulcan.
Harken to Hawken’s fancy-pants Nvidia PhysX effects
If your life has been missing a video of stompy Hawken footage combined with a man who just can’t get enough of saying the words “particle effects,” then this trailer/advert for Nvidia’s in-game PhysX effects is a gateway to satisfaction.
Warren Spector keeping future plans close to his chest
Posting on his Facebook page, Warren Spector expresses sadness at the closure of Junction Point (the studio he co-founded in 2004) and pride in the work achieved there.
Trion’s Defiance gets a global release date of 2 April
Yesterday we heard about a new beta weekend for Trion’s Defiance MMO, and today there’s confirmation of a global release date of 2 April for the experimental cross-media title.
Neverwinter has some beta weekend dates for your diary
Perfect World and Cryptic have settled on some forthcoming beta weekend for the D&D flavoured MMO, Neverwinter.
Arma Tactics announced for Nvidia’s ‘Shield’ (and probably PC too)
We wouldn’t normally bother too much with mobile game announcements, but it’s looking like Bohemia’s turn-based Arma Tactics title has a reasonable chance of making it to the PC.
Major Warframe update adds new environment, ‘frames and moves
Digital Extremes has issued a new update for the Warframe closed beta, featuring a whole new environment to fight in, a pair of additional Warframes to control and some fresh moves to master.
IncGamers Podcast / Vidcast #100 with Steam Giveaway
The IncGamers Podcast has been through many incarnations across the years, but somehow we’ve managed to put together one hundred episodes – every single one recorded on a set of yoghurt pots connected by pieces of string.
Day One: Garry’s Incident gets Kickstarted
Wild Game Studios are the latest developer to turn to Kickstarter with their new title Day One: Garry’s Incident.
The Seven Pillars of the Diablo 3 Design
As of this week Blizzard are looking for feedback in their Ask the Dev series which focuses on the v1.0.7 patch which is currently in testing on the public test realms.