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Archive for 31 July 2013

Diablo 3 expansion announcement for Gamescom?

Earlier this week sites were notified about various Diablo 3 panel discussions with the press at Gamescom and a subsequent email has dropped which reads:
“You are invited to join Blizzard Entertainment at a press conference on the first day of gamescom 2013.

By Paul Younger | 31 Jul 2013 | 4

Fueling on funding: Desert Strike-alike Hell-IX lands at Kickstarter

Retromade Games have sent up a Kickstarter flare, and are hoping for you to swoop in on your helicopters and airlift them some money.

By Tim McDonald | 31 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Reams of trouble: Realms of Arkania reportedly launches in a broken state

Oh dear. It looks like the launch of Realms of Arkania: Blade of Destiny hasn’t gone well.

By Tim McDonald | 31 Jul 2013 | 4

Rise of the Triad review

Do you miss 90s shooters like Doom, when level design was paramount to the extent that certain level designers actually became pretty well known?

By Tim McDonald | 31 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Bite me: Castlevania: Lords of Shadow demo swoops onto Steam

If you’re curious about how well the port of MercurySteam’s Castlevania: Lords of Shadow – Ultimate Edition will hold up when it launches in a month, you can get yourself a sneak peek by downloading a demo on Steam.

By Tim McDonald | 31 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Getting a fix: Prison Architect alpha 12 smuggles out contraband

Introversion Software have announced the release of Prison Architect‘s alpha 12, which adds in contraband.

By Tim McDonald | 31 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Fallen empire: Imperium Galactica on hold

Hungarian developer Digital Reality have stated that their new Imperium Galactica game has been put on hold.

By Tim McDonald | 31 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Batmen and Robins: Multiplayer confirmed for Batman: Arkham Origins

In a surprise twist that doesn’t actually spoil any of the single-player campaign, Warner Bros has revealed that Batman: Arkham Origins will feature a competitive multiplayer mode.

By Tim McDonald | 31 Jul 2013 | 2

IncGamers Podcast #125

Can the podcast team interest you in some fish?
Hopefully so, because the thrilling, not-at-all-playground-style drama of Phil Fish’s sudden games industry resignation is a point of discussion this week.

By Peter Parrish | 31 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Bully for us: Take-Two files a new trademark for Bully

Take-Two Interactive, the parent company of Rockstar Games, have filed a new trademark application for Bully (known in certain regions as Canis Canem Edit).

By Tim McDonald | 31 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Drink up: Drinkbox’s Guacamelee! Gold Edition coming to PC

Drinkbox has announced that their luchador-themed ‘metroidvania’ title Guacamelee! will be getting a Gold Edition release on Steam next week.

By Peter Parrish | 31 Jul 2013 | Comments Off