Archive for 12 June 2013
It’s a Levolution in the Battlefield 4 Siege of Shanghai multiplayer trailer
This almost slipped through our E3 media net but just so we have it all here, this is the multiplayer trailer for Battlefield 4 which is damn impressive.
Watch your back: Watch Dogs’ seamless multiplayer detailed
We all knew that Watch Dogs would have some sort of multiplayer, but it wasn’t really clear what it would entail.
IncGamers E3 Podcast Special recording this evening from L.A
It’s day 2 of E3 2013 and today we’re on the show floor checking out all the gaming goodness.
Decked out: Magic 2014 Duels of the Planeswalkers E3 trailer
The latest Duels of the Planeswalkers release, Magic 2014, will be bringing yet more Magic: The Gathering goodness to your PC.
Big red jazz button: Leviathan: Warships trails Jazz Boatman update
Paradox have updated their cross-platform boat-based strategy game Leviathan: Warships with a smooth, jazzy, Jazz Boatman update.
Telara your friends: Rift’s 2.3 update makes it free to play
As foretold in the stars (well, by press release,) Trion’s fantasy MMO Rift has updated to version 2.3 and is now free to play.
A drag: Divinity: Dragon Commander delayed until 6 August
The big leathery wings of Divinity: Dragon Commander have carried it just outside of its original summer release date, and the game will now be coming out on 6 August.
Demonic forces rise in Hellraid E3 shots
Some hellish shots for you courtesy of Techland for their upcoming first person fantasy co-op title Hellraid.
Look with your dark eye: Blackguards screens slink into the light
Ten screens have been released for Daedalic Entertainment’s Blackguards, a forthcoming hex-based turn-based strategy/RPG title set in The Dark Eye universe.
Deadfall Adventures tumbling onto PC in September
The Farm 51’s FPS/puzzle/action adventure game, Deadfall Adventures, is due to explore your PCs on 27 September.
Six Day Z screens lurch into the open
Bohemia Interactive have released six screenshots from what I’m assuming is the forthcoming stand-alone version of open-world zombie-evader Day Z.
Aliens are raging in Alien Rage E3 gameplay video
A new gameplay trailer from City Interactive for their upcoming shooter Alien Rage has dropped and there’s a few new shots as a bonus.
The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing sequel announced
NeocoreGames’ action RPG The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing is a solid ARPG and gamers who enjoyed romping around a fiction al eastern Europe will be pleased to hear that a sequel has been announced.
Grab Rome: Total War Gold Edition for £1 / $1 / €1
Not quite sure whether this is because it’s E3 and there’s a tonne of Total War: Rome 2 screens and info coming out, or if it’s just a happy coincidence, but: if you haven’t picked up the original Rome: Total War then, for the next 14 hours, it’s a mere £1.
The Sony press conference was a masterclass of misdirection
The internet appears to have decided that Sony has won E3, if not this round of the console war, based solely on their press conference.
Telltale has “more license announcements” coming this year
In a brief interview exchange with PC Gamer, Telltale president Kevin Bruner has confirmed that it has “some more license announcements coming up this year.” Bruner says the developer has “a long list” of things they’d love to license, and that some of those things may now be within reach after the huge success of The Walking Dead.
New Company of Heroes 2 media fails to promote love, peace, and brotherhood
If you’re a big fan of order, humility, happiness, and goodwill to all men, you might want to steer clear of these new Company of Heroes 2 bits and bobs.
Oculus VR reveal the Oculus Rift 1080p HD prototype at E3
Oculus VR have had a tough couple of weeks following the tragic loss of Andrew Reisse but the show must go on and they have revealed the Oculus Rift 1080p HD.
Drawn again: Scribblenauts Unmasked E3 screens and trailer
5th Cell’s new Scribblenauts title, Scribblenauts Unmasked, teams Maxwell up with some familiar DC Comics faces and pits his magical notebook skills against some of the world’s most notorious villains.
Dark Souls 2 to prey on your phobias; concept art confirms it preys on Tim’s
According to a just-received fact sheet, Dark Souls 2 is set to prey on your phobias.
Source says Diablo 3 Expansion “delayed” until 2014
According to a source who spoke to Gamesbeat, Blizzard has now delayed the release of the Diablo 3 expansion until 2014.
Batman: Arkham Origins shots show off Anarky and Bane
The latest slew of Batman: Arkham Origins shots from E3 show off Batman fighting an armored enforcer, Batman taking on a helicopter, Batman being crushed by Bane, and… the slightly lesser-known character Anarky, looking a bit different here with a white mask and what appears to be a red puffer jacket.
Total War: Rome 2 shots surprise everyone by totally displaying war
The Creative Assembly and Sega have fired a handful of new screenshots for Total War: Rome 2 at us from an onager, and ooh, but it looks awfully pretty.
Games Workshop announces Warhammer 40,000: Eternal Crusade
Behaviour Interactive and Games Workshop have announced the development of Warhammer 40,000: Eternal Crusade, an MMORPG set in the grimdark 41st millennium.
Virtuix Omni gets lengthy E3 presentation: watch the full demo
The Virtuix Omni managed to smash its Kickstarter goal very quickly, and to tell us all about this piece of tech that’s meant to enhance our VR experiences, a special full presentation of it being demoed can now be watched.
Deus Ex: Human Revolution Director’s Cut heading to PC
It doesn’t quite make up for the fact that Deus Ex: The Fall is a bloody iOS game, but I’m still fairly happy to see that Deus Ex: Human Revolution Director’s Cut will be heading to PC.