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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.