Archive for July 2013


Animal house: Mighty Quest for Epic Loot’s second Open House begins

Ubisoft have announced the beginning of the second Open House event for Mighty Quest for Epic Loot.

By Tim McDonald | 30 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Guild Wars 2 celebrating Queen’s Jubilee in August

Well, isn’t that lovely? Divinity’s Reach is about to celebrate ten years of Queen Jennah’s rule, and you’re invited to the party!

By Tim McDonald | 30 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Europa Universalis 4 pre-orders bring Crusader Kings 2 save converter

Well, I can’t say that was exactly expected. Pre-order Paradox’ Europa Universalis 4 and you’ll get a Crusader Kings 2 savegame importer – as well as a copy of Crusader Kings 2, so that you can use it.

By Tim McDonald | 30 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

BioShock Infinite DLC Clash in the Clouds and Burial at Sea announced

Here it is, the first real news on Bioshock Infinite DLC and it’s called Clash in the Clouds.  

By Paul Younger | 30 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Saints No: Australia bans Saints Row 4 again

Oh, Australia, country of my birth. I love you, but you are a bit weird about those videogame things.

By Tim McDonald | 30 Jul 2013 | 3

The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot monetisation system rolled back

How many times have you thought a game system was simply ill-conceived but the developers refused to budge?

By Paul Younger | 30 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

More spies vs other mercs: Ubisoft shows ‘Blacklist’ version of spies vs mercs mode

Did you know that Splinter Cell: Blacklist is going to have two different versions of the popular ‘Spies vs Mercs’ multiplayer mode?

By Peter Parrish | 30 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Bioshock Infinite DLC announcement teased for Tuesday

Update:  The DLC has been announced
Where is the Bioshock Infinite DLC?

By Paul Younger | 30 Jul 2013 | 3

Gratuitous Panzer shots: World of Tanks meets anime in Japan

To coincide with World of Tanks’ upcoming September release in Japan, what else would Wargaming.net do but plan a collaboration with an anime series?

By Peter Parrish | 29 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Teleglitch: Die More Edition Review

True to its subheading, this updated version of Teleglitch will make you die.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Let’s hunt for hidden PC version clues in these Grand Theft Auto V images

Everybody is fairly sure a PC version of Grand Theft Auto V is on the way.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Jul 2013 | 2

Satellite Reign Kickstarter ends with environmental destruction

The will-it-won’t-it Kickstarter for 5 Lives Studios’ spiritual successor to Syndicate Wars, Satellite Reign, has ended with a bang.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Order of battle: IL-2 Sturmovik: Battle of Stalingrad pre-orders begin

1C Game Studios has announced that pre-orders for IL-2 Sturmovik: Battle of Stalingrad have opened, and there’s a new trailer to celebrate.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Soldiering on: Men of War: Assault Squad 2 announced

I’ve basically given up on trying to keep track of the Men of War series.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Apocalypse soon: Journey of a Roach begins November

Daedalic Games and Kobaldgames have announced that their 3D adventure, Journey of a Roach, will be crawling onto computers in November.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Out for a duck: Ashes Cricket 2013 delayed to November

Alas! 505 Games and Trickstar’s official Ashes Cricket 2013, originally due out to coincide with the first Ashes series of 2013 (now) has been delayed until the return series in November.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Jul 2013 | 2

Upon reflection: Satellite Reign’s sneak peek tech video

The Satellite Reign Kickstarter is trundling into its final 24 hours with (at the time of writing,) £427,000 GBP on the big pledge thermometer.

By Peter Parrish | 28 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Had his Phil: Fish cancels Fez II (for now)

Yikes, where to start with this story? Fez II is cancelled.

By Peter Parrish | 28 Jul 2013 | 1