Archive for April 2013
Leviathan: Warships trailer is some smooooooth sailing
Paradox knows when to re-use a good idea. If you saw the last Leviathan: Warships trailer, full of smooth jazz and boat puns, then you know what to expect from the sequel.
Open dungeons & free dragons: Neverwinter is in open beta
Have you been sitting at the sidelines, looking sadly at other people playing Cryptic’s free-to-play MMO Neverwinter and wishing you too were part of that crowd?
Grand Trio Auto: GTA V’s new trailer introduces its three characters
Is Grand Theft Auto V coming to the PC yet? Maybe!
Space Hulk developer Q&A video answers fan questions
Full Control are currently developing the videogame version of Space Hulk and today they released their first video Q&A which answers questions from community.
Marvel Heroes goes open beta this weekend
Gazzilion’s ARPG Marvel Heroes is set to go into open beta this weekend after many months of closed testing.
Get classic Jagged Alliance titles by backing Jagged Alliance Flashback
Full Control are giving all supporters of the Jagged Alliance Flashback a bonus if the back the Kickstarter campaign.
Call of Duty site adds ghostly image tease. Is it Ghosts?
Something strange is going on over on the Call of Duty website which we have to assume is a viral marketing campaign for the next CoD title.
IncGamers Exclusive: Sanctum 2 Developer Diary – Soundtrack & Environments
In this exclusive developer diary, Coffee Stain Studios writes about the new environments of Sanctum 2 and how the soundtrack is interwoven with these new areas.
Spoof SimCity L.A DLC recreates the City of Angels
There’s not been much in the way of DLC for SimCity so far but imagine if there was a Los Angeles DLC.
Techland’s ‘Project Hell’ is now co-op slasher, Hellraid
Last year, Techland released a few snippets of information about a ‘Dark Fantasy’ themed title dubbed ‘Project Hell.’ That development now has a proper name, Hellraid, and a few more details pertaining to it.
Deadpool will be with us in June, possibly on unorthodox transport
Activision has revealed the release date of the Deadpool game as 28 June, which is when the fourth-wall breaking Marvel chap will be dropping by to punch some people (just guessing there, but it seems a safe guess.)
Judging by what’s been released so far, and the new images from the game (below,) it’ll be a third-person affair with no shortage of absurdity.
Bullet ballet: Company of Heroes 2 to include ‘Theatre of War’ mode
All the world’s a stage and we are merely games players.
Watch Dogs barks its November release date, has lots of special editions
Ahh, Ubisoft. Masters of the confusing matrix of special game editions.
Metro Last Light trailer shows redemption with gameplay
It’s time to delve deep into the horrors that await in Metro Last Light with a new trailer called “Redemption”.
Heroes and Villains gets first shot and trailer
Following the demise of City of Heroes, the community driven Heroes and Villains project got underway to create a spiritual successor to the popular MMO (see our interview).
SimCity keeps Dead Island: Riptide from topping charts
There has been two major releases since the last UK PC game chart, Dead Island: Riptide and Star Trek, but neither has managed to take down the mighty SimCity from the top of the charts for week ending 27 February.
IncGamers Plays Sanctum 2
Peter and Tim have been spending some time with Sanctum 2, the FPS/Tower defense sequel from Coffee Stain Studios.
The Diablo 3 PvP levelling bug is finally being fixed
On the 22 April a pretty nasty bug surfaced in Diablo 3 that allowed players to gain experience from killing their own summoned pets in the PvP area the Scorched Chapel.
Homeworld devs launch pre-order package for new title, Hardware
If you’re one of the people who’s still a bit iffy about Gearbox getting hold of the Homeworld IP, it may be of interest to know that some of the original game’s creators are now over at Blackbird Interactive developing the free-to-play RTS Hardware: Shipbreakers.
Cathar coming to SWTOR and character customisation. Watch the preview
It’s been teased all week on the Star Wars: The Old Republic Facebook page but today they confirmed that the Cathar race will be added as a playable race when the 2.1 update goes live for the MMO.
MOBA means Mo’ Bats: Infinite Crisis shows Doomsday and Gaslight Batman
Infinite Crisis is one of those online battle arena thingumies, but with a bunch of DC superheroes (and villains.) Developer Turbine has released a pair of new videos showing off one of each: the bruising, hulking Doomsday, and the sonic-armed Gaslight Batman.
Join the Stronghold community evening in London
Firefly Studios are getting ready for a special Stonghold community day in London in July.
Cheaters and hackers hit Defiance with all kinds of trickery
Wouldn’t it be nice to play a game for once without some arse hacking the game to get the upper hand in a fire fight.
Pontus faction added to Total War: Rome 2 as free DLC
Creative Assembly will be dropping day 1 DLC for Total War: Rome 2 which will include an additional faction, the Pontus.
Follow Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag updates with The Watch
To get the hype train rolling for Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag, Ubisoft has flung the doors open of “The Watch” which is a new information hub for fans to follow.
The Bureau: XCOM Declassified invades this August
2K Marin has announced that the new XCOM shooter will go by the name of The Bureau: XCOM Declassified, and instead of being a first person shooter as originally thought, it’s now a third person tactical shooter.