Archive for 24 July 2013
Further Confrontation: Cyanide would like to tell you about Aarklash Legacy
Cyanide’s Confrontation was alright. It was a stop-em-and-start-em tactical title, in which you controlled a squad of (usually) four and had to maintain a close grip over their various abilities to emerge from each skirmish encounter alive.
Not so sweet: Cloudberry Kingdom trailer showcases insane difficulty
It’s apparently Ubisoft trailer release day today, what with Splinter Cell: Blacklist and Assassin’s Creed 4 getting some show-off trailers, and now Cloudberry Kingdom – a Pwnee Studios-developed platformer that Ubi are publishing – has jumped into the mix with a trailer of its own.
Outthink, outlive: Outlast dated for September
Red Barrels have announced that their creepy-looking survival horror title, Outlast, will be spooking your socks off on 4 September.
Adventure Park Preview
Since I have fond memories of filling hapless punters full of salty chips and then ripping them off with expensive drinks in Theme Park, the chance to have a look at an upcoming funfair tycoon style game could not be overlooked.
Agents successful: Satellite Reign funded with four days to go
5 Lives’ Syndicate-style Kickstarter Satellite Reign has reached its funding target of £350,000 GBP with four days to spare.
Molten Games formed by Ex-Blizzard, Relic and SOE execs with NCSoft backing
Based in San Diego, Molten Games is a new development team comprising of ex-Blizzard, SOE and Relic execs.
A look at SimCity’s new map Granite Lake coming in Update 6
Coming in game Update 6 for SimCity is a new map called Granite Lake.
Meet the classes of The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot in new video
UbiSoft’s upcoming castle capturing, trap making title The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot is still in closed beta testing and it’s rather enjoyable based what we’ve tackled so far.
The Dark Eye – Demonicon gets release date
Kalypso revealed way back in 2011 that they had acquired the publishing right to Noumena Studios’ ARPG The Dark Eye – Demonicon, and today they have finally announced a rough release date.
Saints Row IV gold – Season pass available now
Deep Silver has announced that Saints Row IV is complete and has gone gold.
New Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag video shows some very familiar gameplay
There’s a new narrated trailer out for Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag that shows off 13 minutes of straight gameplay, and is marred only by the fact that it looks very similar to a previous narrated gameplay trailer.
Rolling on: World of Tanks 8.7 patch goes live
Psst. Hey, mate. D’you like tanks? Eh? Just got a new shipment in.
Here kitty kitty: Splinter Cell: Blacklist trailer showcases Ghost, Panther, and Assault gameplay
Splinter Cell: Blacklist still doesn’t have Michael Ironside in it. However, it does offer a variety of different playstyles, and a new trailer shows off all the different ways you can play the game (none of which are “Michael Ironside”).
Alien wares: The Bureau: XCOM Declassified gets pre-order bonuses
If you haven’t already been burned by pre-ordering all sorts of high-profile games that turned out to be rubbish, you might be interested to know that pre-orders for The Bureau: XCOM Declassified are now open, complete with tiered rewards.
Defiance’s new executive producer talks Casithan Charge Pack, coming changes
In his first official dev blog, Chris Lena – Defiance‘s new executive producer – has outlined some of what’s coming to the action MMO over the coming months.