Archive for January 2013


Assassin’s Creed III – Tyranny of King Washington release date

The Assassin’s Creed III – Tyranny of King Washington DLC now has a release date of 20 February for the PC.

By Paul Younger | 25 Jan 2013 | Comments Off

Beheadings for all: Chivalry is free to try on Steam this weekend

Multiplayer team-based title and authentic medieval yell simulator Chivalry: Medieval Warfare is free to try out on Steam across this coming weekend.

By Peter Parrish | 24 Jan 2013 | Comments Off

Trion expands publishing range with South Korean MMO ArcheAge

In this line of work, you sometimes get press releases about games that you have never played or even really seen in action.

By Peter Parrish | 24 Jan 2013 | Comments Off

Golden samurai: Total War Shogun 2 has a gold edition on the way

Sega has put together a rather lovely-looking bundle for Total War: Shogun 2, that’ll be released to retailers from 5 March onwards.

By Peter Parrish | 24 Jan 2013 | Comments Off

DmC: Devil May Cry Review

The oddest complaint I’ve heard about Ninja Theory’s luminescent Devil May Cry reboot is that the new Dante is “angsty”.

By Tim McDonald | 24 Jan 2013 | 3

SMITE enters open beta

If you didn’t make it onto Hi-Rez Studios’ SMITE closed beta, fear not, the open beta is now here.

By Paul Younger | 24 Jan 2013 | Comments Off

New trailer shows the Bioshock Infinite Industrial Revolution pre-order DLC

If you pre-order Bioshock Infinite you will get your hands on the Industrial Revolution DLC which includes three  in-game gear items to boost combat abilities,  500 bonus in-game currency, five lock picks, and the Industrial Revolution puzzle game which unlocks stories of Columbia.

By Paul Younger | 24 Jan 2013 | Comments Off

Aliens: Colonial Marines “Kick Ass” in new trailer, game’s writer disowns it

It’s time for a new trailer from SEGA’s Aliens title, and today the Colonial Marines are kicking some ass in the new footage which is a mix of cutscenes and frantic action.

By Paul Younger | 24 Jan 2013 | 1

Guns and Robots moves robotically into open beta

At one time, before Interplay and Bethesda got into a big ol’ legal scrap about it, developers Masthead were working on Interplay’s version of a Fallout MMO.

By Peter Parrish | 24 Jan 2013 | Comments Off

Omerta: City of Gangsters demo available

Kalypso has announced the release of a demo for Omerta:City of Gangsters, the upcoming tactical turn-based strategy title.

By Paul Younger | 24 Jan 2013 | 1

Path of Exile open beta is live

Grinding Gear Games  have been working flat-out to get the open beta up and running with the development team working into the small hours to get things ready.

By Paul Younger | 23 Jan 2013 | 1

THQ auction resolved: Relic moves to Sega, Volition now owned by Koch Media

Yesterday’s closed-doors auction for THQ’s assets and properties dragged on far longer than anticipated, pushing back the sale hearing that was originally scheduled for 9am (Eastern US) today.

By Peter Parrish | 23 Jan 2013 | Comments Off

Tenth Nordic Game Festival has Tim Schafer as keynote speaker

If you’re interested in a chance to see Tim Schafer’s mouth move and make words tumble out, then it may not be a bad idea to register for Nordic Game 2013.

By Peter Parrish | 23 Jan 2013 | Comments Off

In the Navy: Ghost Recon Online’s 0.10.0 update goes live

If you’re going to be in Tom Clancy’s elite squad of Ghost Recon Online players, then you need to dress ship-shape.

By Peter Parrish | 23 Jan 2013 | Comments Off

EA and Maxis clarify Sim City bug reporting banning clause

A few days ago it came to people’s attention that there was a clause in the beta TOS agreement for Sim City that if players  knew about a bug and failed to report it they could find themselves locked out of all EA products.

By Paul Younger | 23 Jan 2013 | Comments Off

Crysis 3 beta coming on 29 January

EA and Crytek teased some big news earlier this week, and as we thought, it was the announcement of the Crysis 3 multiplayer beta.

By Paul Younger | 23 Jan 2013 | Comments Off

IncGamers Podcast / Vidcast #99

This week, it’s all about the loot.
Diablo 3’s Jay Wilson has run off with his, after being reassigned to a new project inside the Blizzard hierarchy.

By Peter Parrish | 23 Jan 2013 | Comments Off

Path of Exile open beta patch notes and launch details

It’s not long now until Grinding Gear Games launch the open beta for Path of Exile and it’s all go at the studio prior to the big launch.

By Paul Younger | 23 Jan 2013 | Comments Off