Archive for May 2013
Tune in for two Arma 3 pre-E3 livestreams showing beta content
E3 is just around the corner and Bohemia Interactive will giving PC gamers a peek at the content that will be shown at this year’s event in L.A.
Marvel Heroes Ultimate Pack early access now live – Problems resolved
Gazillion had planned on launching the early access for Marvel Heroes yesterday for those that had purchased the Ultimate Packs but there were some “issues” which prevented the servers going live.
Blizzard resets Project Titan and delays game until 2016 says source
According to an unnamed source, Blizzard has delayed their unannounced MMO Project Titan until 2016.
Marvel Heroes early access launch on hold due to “serious issues”
Launching a new game is a nightmare and Gazillion have fallen foul of the launch gremlins with their online ARPG Marvel Heroes which was set to go live today.
Humble Bundle 8 brings Hotline Miami, Dear Esther, Awesomenauts and more
The latest Humble Bundle to be released brings gamers seven indie titles including Hotline Miami, Dear Esther, Awesomenauts, Little Inferno, Proteus, Thomas Was Alone and Capsized.
Latest Company of Heroes 2 trailer takes you above the battlefield
Expectations are high for Company of Heroes 2, the followup to one of the most successful Real-Time Strategy games of all time.
Son of Nor will give backers a reward, even if Kickstarter fails
Son of Nor, the game that wants to let you cast spells with your BRAINMIND (see video below,) seems like it’ll fall shy of it’s Kickstarter target.
Tune up Endless Space this summer with a ‘Disharmony’ add-on
Endless Space? Pah, that’s like calling your film The Neverending Story – it’ll end sometime, mark my words!
UK’s digital charts launch – SimCity and Bioshock Infinite on top
After months of beta testing, the UKIE has finally released the first UK digital charts and a combined digital and retail chart for PC games.
Cyborg joins the Infinite Crisis roster – Watch the character profile video
Warner has revealed a new champion for their DC Comics inspired MOBA title Infinite Crisis.
FPS co-op slasher Hellraid comes with Game Master mode and customisation
Techland recently announced a new title called Hellraid which they describe as “a first-person co-op slasher”.
Guild Wars 2 Last Stand at Southsun launches today. Watch the teaser
ArenaNet will be launching their latest content update for Guild Wars 2 called Last Stand at Southsun today.
Play as Uncle Sam in the Saints Row IV Commander in Chief Edition
Volition and Deep Silver have revealed the pre-order and first edition contents for Saints Row IV.
Heavy Gear Assault promises Linux and Oculus Rift support
The Heavy Gear Assault team are going all-out to get their Kickstarter pledge numbers up.
Minecraft devs’ strategy title Scrolls gets a launch trailer, open beta date
How do you follow Minecraft? That’s probably a question Mojang loathes, because they’ll know deep down that the answer (in terms of success at least) is “you can’t.” Better to just make use of all the cash raised from the block-bothering phenomena and create something you really love – like Scrolls.
Edinburgh Curiosity winner reigns in GODUS, takes percentage of earnings
Peter Molyneux finally revealed the winner of the Curiosity cube and it was a Bryan Henderson from Edinburgh.
SimCity Amusement Park DLC features detailed
In a new update from SimCity gameplay scripter Jason Halvorson, he details many of the features of the upcoming SimCity Amusement Park DLC which is due for release on 28 May.
The Virtuix Omni Kickstarts on 4 June – One to watch for VR fans
Putting together an amazing VR setup could get pricey, there’s quite a few pieces of kit you’re going to need to get the best experience possible.
Update coming for Game Dev Tycoon – Steam release delayed
A few weeks ago Green Heart Games hit the headlines following the intentional release of their game Game Dev Tycoon onto the pirate scene.
Face of Mankind developers release short, retrospective documentary
Face of Mankind is an MMO with an enticing vision and a rocky history.
Creative Assembly explains some Rome II campaign map features
While you don’t really see the campaign map of Total War: Rome II in this latest Creative Assembly video, you will hear a fair bit about it.