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.
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.
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.
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?
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.
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.
Fallen empire: Imperium Galactica on hold
Hungarian developer Digital Reality have stated that their new Imperium Galactica game has been put on hold.
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.
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.
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).
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.