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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Castlevania: Lords of Shadow gets an Ultimate Edition on PC
What’s better than a regular edition? An Ultimate Edition of course.
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.
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.
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?
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.