Archive for March 2013
You’ll need a map to figure out Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag’s pre-order editions
It’s with a sense of terrible dread that games writers approach Ubisoft PR mails about Assassin’s Creed pre-order editions.
Magicka Wizard Wars brings PvP focus to the series
Paradox are back with more Magicka and this time it’s in the form of Magicka: Wizard Wars.
Warner reveals Infinite Crisis – DC heroes go MOBA this autumn
There’s a ton of free to play MOBA style games but none of them feature DC superheroes.
WildStar media blow-out
NCSoft and Carbine’s MMO WildStar certainly has a unique style and today we have tons of new assets for the game which includes housing screenshots and new zone shots for the Halon Ring and Crimson Isle.
SimCity back on top of charts
After a week’s break, SimCity is back on top in the UK PC game charts for week ending 23 March after being knocked from the top spot by Heart of the Swarm last week.
Civilization 5: Brave New World dated and PAX East demo
It’s been a busy time for Firaxis at PAX East with the announcement that the Civilization 5: Brave New World expansion will release on 12 July in Europe and 9 July in the US.
Web-bound: Marvel Heroes announces launch date of 4 June
David Brevik and Gazillion Entertainment have used the occasion of PAX East to slap a release date on free-to-play action-RPG Marvel Heroes.
Bombs Away! War Thunder 1.29 brings new bombers and loads of updates
Aerial combat fans should really only be looking at one free to play title right now and that’s Gaijin Entertainment’s War Thunder.
SimCity Patch 1.8 Tackles Police, Crims and Roads
Maxis have released the second SimCity patch of the week which, again, tackles the bugs unearthed by the community.
Capcom announces Dungeons & Dragons: Chronicles of Mystara bundle
Capcom has announced that remastered versions of the arcade titles Dungeons & Dragons: Tower of Doom and Dungeons & Dragons: Shadow Over Mystara will be bundled together as Dungeons & Dragons: Chronicles of Mystara and released in June this year.
Milling about: Splinter Cell Blacklist walkthrough demos its gameplay
Sam Fisher is about to sneak through the Abandoned Mill level in this new video for Splinter Cell Blacklist, which comes with some rather dull sounding commentary from Game Director, Patrick Redding.
Siberian sandman: Sniper Ghost Warrior 2 getting DLC next week
I’m in the midst of crawling and head-popping my way through Sniper Ghost Warrior 2 at present, so expect a full review on IncGamers early next week.
Resident Evil 6 says hello to Left 4 Dead 2 in this trailer
Tim is currently playing his way through the PC version of Resident Evil 6, so look out for that review sometime next week (probably.) In the meantime, here’s some footage from the previously announced Resident Evil 6 / Left 4 Dead 2 zombie game character exchange scheme.
IncGamers Plays Warface
It’s time for another wild ride in the latest IncGamers Plays video.
Blizzard’s PAX announcement was online collectible card game Hearthstone
The pre-teased announcement from Activision-Blizzard at this year’s PAX has manifested as Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft.
inXile’s Torment will be Avellone-d at the $3.5 million mark
The Torment Kickstarter has been trundling along happily for the past week or so, cruising beyond the $2.8 million USD point and adding new writers to the team.
StarCraft 2: Heart of the Swarm sells 1.1 million in 48 hours
The Blizzard bank manager will be happy thanks to the sales of their latest StarCraft 2 title Heart of the Swarm as it’s managed to sell 1.1 million copies in the first two days of release through digital and retail sales.