Archive for 15 March 2013

Lucy Bradshaw’s “straight answers” on SimCity being online only

Maxis’ Lucy Bradshaw is back today with a full statement regarding the online only SimCity requirements which has frustrated the huge SimCity fanbase.

By Paul Younger | 15 Mar 2013 | 11

Civilization V sets off for a Brave New World in upcoming expansion pack

This summer, Civilization V will be getting a new expansion pack dubbed ‘Brave New World.’ It’s nothing to do with Alphas, Betas and Aldous Huxley, but quite a lot to do with changing the way diplomacy and culture work in the game.

By Peter Parrish | 15 Mar 2013 | Comments Off

Left 4 Dead 2 and Resident Evil 6 do a character exchange

Capcom and Valve are lending each other some characters for some upcoming cross-promotional shenanigans in Resident Evil 6 and Left 4 Dead 2.

By Peter Parrish | 15 Mar 2013 | Comments Off

Our SimCity traffic highlights problems addressed in Maxis’ update #8

Here at IncGamers we have so far played well over 100 hours of SimCity  in preparation for our review early next week.

By Paul Younger | 15 Mar 2013 | Comments Off

Cold balls: Mode7 reveals Frozen Endzone

Mode7, developers of actually brilliant, asynchronous (that just means you plan your moves in your own time and then press ‘go’ to execute them) strategy title Frozen Synapse are to return with Frozen Endzone.

By Peter Parrish | 15 Mar 2013 | Comments Off

Slitherine says: “We have a Warhammer 40,000 license too”

Games Workshop is playing pretty fast and loose with its licensing policy these days.

By Peter Parrish | 15 Mar 2013 | Comments Off

Row bros: Saints Row IV takes over turf in August

After THQ’s financial collapse earlier in the year, former in-house team Volition (developers of the Saints Row series) were purchased at bankruptcy auction by Koch Media, better known by their publishing name Deep Silver.

By Peter Parrish | 15 Mar 2013 | Comments Off

Path of Exile reaches 2 million registered players

Grinding Gear Games’ ARPG Path of Exile is going down rather well with gamers and they announce today that there are now 2 million registered players.

By Paul Younger | 15 Mar 2013 | 2