Archive for 7 March 2013
Dreamfall Chapters at $1.3 million USD, introduces second playable character
Red Thread’s successful Dreamfall Chapters Kickstarter is entering its final few days as the clock ticks down beneath 60 hours.
Sim City Patch 1.2 deployed and note from Senior Producer
Work continues on Sim City this evening with news of a patch v1.2 release which will sort out the following issues:
* Fix for crash caused most commonly occurring on servers experiencing lag.
Amazon stops selling digital copies of Sim City after complaints
More bad news for EA and Maxis this evening, Amazon in the US has now pulled Sim City from sale following complaints from Amazon customers.
Can an online petition change EA’s mind over SimCity’s always-on DRM?
SimCity was released in the US on 5 March. It came out in Europe today (7 March) and is coming to the UK on the 8th.
Deadpool gameplay trailer takes self-awareness to dangerous new levels
In this latest gameplay trailer for Deadpool, the titular hero doesn’t so much break the fourth wall as smash it, grind it up into glass and then plough it into the earth.
Trion announces ‘season pass’ offer for Defiance MMO
By the sounds of things, Trion’s Defiance MMO is going somewhat the way of Guild Wars 2 with its payment model.
‘Season Two’ of Telltale’s Walking Dead aiming for autumn 2013 release
Telltale have popped their head out of the boarded up attic to clarify some release-date rumours that had escaped into the wilds of the internet today.
Petroglyph demonstrate Victory gameplay with new video
As you’ll probably know if you’ve read our interview this week, Petroglyph has launched a Kickstarter campaign for its arena/RTS-style title, Victory.
Call of Juarez Gunslinger gets shots and trailer. More to come.
UbiSoft has released a trailer, info and shots for Call of Juarez Gunslinger.
The Showdown Effect now in demo form
Paradox Interactive has now released Arrowhead’s The Showown Effect as a demo.
Cyanide announce their turn-based tactical online title Dogs of War Online
Cyanide are back with a new game called Dogs of War Online which is a free to play title based on the board game Confrontation.
Introducing the Parthia faction in Total War: Rome II
After week’s break of faction reveals, Creative Assembly are back with a new faction, the Parthia.
Second Neverwinter beta coming tomorrow
The second beta test for Perfect World’s MMO Neverwinter will get underway tomorrow, 8 March.
Fan created ARMA 3 video for Bohemia Introduces the series
Bohemia Interactive are utilising the talents of the ARMA 3 community to create video guides for the tactical shooter which is now in alpha.
Painkiller Hell & Damnation getting Steam Workshop and mod tools
Farm 51 will be encouraging players to get creative with their FPS Painkiller Hell & Damnation by releasing mode tools and Steam Workshop integration.
Primal Carnage gets two new Get to the Chopper maps
Fans of dinosaurs can now enjoy a new set of maps to enhance Primal Carnage, Lukewarm Media’s dinosaur shooter.
Planetary Annihilation gets first blog update with shots
Uber Entertainment who raised $2,229,344 in funds on Kickstarter for their RTS Planetary Annihilation hit the official website with their first development blog update detailing their progress.