Archive for 5 June 2013

Diablo 3 finally gets new game director

Following the departure of Blizard’s Jay Wilson from the Diablo 3 game director position earlier this year, the post has been sitting empty.Today Blizzard revealed that a new game director has now been appointed and his name will be familiar if you’ve been following the game.

By Paul Younger | 5 Jun 2013 | 2

Complete Baldur’s Gate recreated in 3D thanks to mod

Creating a mod can be a massive undertaking and when you decide to recreate a full game in 3D, well that’s taking mod making to another level.

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Drox Operative’s universe will expand with Invasion of the Ancients

Excellent space-based, action-RPG Drox Operative will be getting an expansion called Invasion of the Ancients sometime during the third quarter of 2013 (I’m pretty sure that means July-September,) according to developers Soldak Entertainment.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Jun 2013 | Comments Off

Spelunky returns to the PC with HD version

The HD version of Derek Yu’s Spelunky, released last year on Xbox Live, will be getting a PC version later this summer.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Jun 2013 | 3

Metro Last Light Mobius trailer features stunning visuals

Some post release video action for you this evening for Metro: Last Light in the trailer called Mobius,
This trailer was created by 4A’s Alexander Bereznyak, aka Monakh, who moved from working as a capture artist to the production team.

By Paul Younger | 5 Jun 2013 | Comments Off

Divinity: Dragon Commander takes you behind the scenes

Larian’s Divinity: Dragon Commander is flapping its leathery wings ever-closer to release, although still has a few issues to tweak if this behind the scenes video is anything to go by.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Jun 2013 | 5

Castlevania: Lords of Shadow gets an Ultimate Edition on PC

What’s better than a regular edition? An Ultimate Edition of course.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Jun 2013 | 1

Broader scope: Arma 3 alpha updates with sniper equipment

Bohemia Interactive has squeezed in a pre-E3 update to the ongoing Arma 3 alpha, which adds a set of equipment for all the budding snipers out there.

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Making a withdrawal: Payday 2’s live-action web series launches

The previously-trailer Payday 2 web series has kicked off today with the first episode of a multi-part series.

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Double-crossed: Deus Ex The Fall is just an iOS game after all

First thought about the news that Deus Ex: The Fall is not a full PC/console follow-up to Human Revolution, but just an iOS title: wow, Square is going to put out teaser trailers for phone games now?

By Peter Parrish | 5 Jun 2013 | 1

Saints Row IV Collectors Edition comes with Dub Step gun – Not for PC

The Saints Row IV Collector s edition has been revealed and comes in at a hefty £89.99.

By Paul Younger | 5 Jun 2013 | 4

Rise of Venice announced for strategy buffs

Kalypso are set to join the historical strategy club with a new game called Rise of Venice which they plan to release some time in Q3 this year.

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Europa Universalis IV gets release date and pre-orders

Paradox are all set to release the next game in their strategy series Europa Universalis IV on 13 August.

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IncGamers Podcast #118

Hop inside the latest IncGamers Podcast for the latest on games that haven’t really been announced yet.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Jun 2013 | 1

Pigeons, puzzles and platforms. Tesla Breaks the World wants your backing

If you ever wanted to play a game as Nikola Tesla and take on your nemesis Thomas Edison then a new game called Tesla Breaks the World could be the one for you.

By Paul Younger | 5 Jun 2013 | Comments Off

8Bit-Studio Kickstarts Skara – The Blade Remains

It’s time for another Kickstarter and this time it comes courtesy of 8Bit-Studio who are creating  a multiplayer online MOBA title with a focus on combat and it’s called Skara – The Blade Remains.

By Paul Younger | 5 Jun 2013 | Comments Off