Archive for 21 June 2013
The Chaos Engine re-emerges at GetGamesGo
Did you own an Amiga in the early 90s? If so, then you played The Chaos Engine.
Gone Home developers pull out of PAX on ethical grounds
Steve Gaynor (probably best known for his work on ‘Minerva’s Den’ from BioShock 2) and the Fullbright Company will no longer be showing Gone Home at the PAX Prime ‘Indie Megabooth.’ In a statement on their website, the developers explain that “we cannot support Jerry [Holkins], Mike [Krahulik], and their organization by participating in this event.”
The team has taken ethical issue with a number of statements and business stances taken by the Penny Arcade pair over the past year or so, including paid internships and attitudes towards transgender people.
Vaulting ambition: Payday 2’s second web episode is up
The Payday 2 live-action series continues today, with a second episode dealing with the ongoing robbery at ‘First World Bank’ (I see what they did there.) Our intrepid gang of thieves has got into the bank without a problem, but now they have some problems.
Trailer for Borderlands 2 Tiny Tina’s Assault on Dragon Keep DLC
Before the DLC launches next Tuesday, Gearbox has released a trailer which includes the first five minutes of gameplay for the Borderlands 2 Tiny Tina’s Assault on Dragon Keep.
Treat the Heavy: Surgeon Simulator 2013 meets Team Fortress 2
In an act of wonderful crossover madness, Surgeon Simulator 2013 will be colliding with Team Fortress 2 in a new (and gloriously free) update to the popular spleen-slicing sim.