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Strider Review

To gamers of a certain age and bent, Strider Hiryu is one of the great heroes of gaming past.

By Tim McDonald | 27 Feb 2014 | Comments Off

Strider strides towards the PC on 19 February

I’ve not played the original Strider (I know, I know, sorry,) but according to Tim it’s “quite good” and “possibly the best game with a giant robot gorilla.” I’d argue that Binary Domain had a pretty good giant robot gorilla too, but I’m willing to defer to Tim on this one.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Feb 2014 | Comments Off

Resident Evil 4 HD coming to PC in “Ultimate” form

Leon, Ashley and “that dog” will be making a return to the PC in the form of Resident Evil 4 Ultimate HD on 27 February.

By Peter Parrish | 21 Jan 2014 | Comments Off

Namco “exploring options” for Dark Souls when GfWL shuts down

Over at Joystiq they’ve managed to get a response out of the vast majority of developers and publishers whose PC releases will be affected by this summer’s coming Games for Windows Live shutdown.

By Peter Parrish | 17 Jan 2014 | Comments Off

Blizzard instruct Youtube users to “contest” matches on videos – Claims flood in

The Youtube copyright issue is raging as highlighted in Peter’s story earlier this evening.

By Paul Younger | 11 Dec 2013 | 3

Games for Windows Live service to end in July 2014, many games affected

Most PC users would tell you that news of Microsoft finally calling time on its terrible Games for Windows Live experiment is broadly good.

By Peter Parrish | 19 Aug 2013 | 1

Urine soaked clothes: Lost Planet 3’s trailer tells you how to die from cold

Welcome to Professor Capcom’s distressing science class. In today’s lesson, we’re going to learn how to freeze to death.

By Peter Parrish | 1 Aug 2013 | 2

Great strides: Strider reboot gets trailers, screenshots, and more

I loved Strider. It was balls hard, yes, and I willingly admit that US Gold’s PC version was shit, but flipping round the levels as the ninjalike Strider Hiryu and bloodlessly dismembering enemies with an energy sword was fantastic.

By Tim McDonald | 19 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Put it on the bill: DuckTales Remastered coming to PC on 11 August

Classic NES platformer DuckTales will be showing up in Remastered form on the PC from 11 August.

By Peter Parrish | 11 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Lost Planet 3 E3 screenshots gallery

Capcom has released a few new (and suitably chilly) shots from Lost Planet 3.

By Peter Parrish | 6 Jun 2013 | Comments Off

Quack to the future: DuckTales Remastered coming to PC

Prepare your pogo stick and gigantic pit of money (or just the first one if, like most of us, you’re poor,) because Capcom has confirmed that DuckTales Remastered will be making an appearance on PC as well as various console boxes.

By Peter Parrish | 4 Jun 2013 | Comments Off

Lost Planet 3 multiplayer details

Capcom has revealed two of Lost Planet 3’s multiplayer modes this morning.

By Paul Younger | 25 Apr 2013 | Comments Off

April Foolery. Everything from flying ponies to musicals

It’s that time of the year a gain to check out some of the April Fools stories that have appeared and there’s quite a few of them this year so far, whether it be be peripherals, retro versions or historical footy remakes, there’s some really fun stuff this year.

By Paul Younger | 1 Apr 2013 | 5

Resident Evil 6 Review

I rather like Resident Evil 6. This has confused me and weirded me out more than you might expect.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Mar 2013 | 7

Left 4 Dead 2 and Resident Evil 6 do a character exchange

Capcom and Valve are lending each other some characters for some upcoming cross-promotional shenanigans in Resident Evil 6 and Left 4 Dead 2.

By Peter Parrish | 15 Mar 2013 | Comments Off

Lost Planet 3 will add some ice to your summer on 25 June

June can sometimes be a difficult month for games journalists, lacking the usual cavalcade of releases that accompany the pre-Christmas and early spring windows.

By Peter Parrish | 6 Mar 2013 | Comments Off

Blood donation: DmC gets free Bloody Palace add-on

As promised, Capcom has released the traditional ‘Bloody Palace’ mode for the latest Devil May Cry for free.

By Peter Parrish | 20 Feb 2013 | Comments Off

PC version of Resident Evil 6 comes with exclusive Mercenaries mode

Capcom has reveald that the PC version of Resident Evil 6 will come with an exclusive game mode called The Mercenaries: No Mercy which they say “ramps up the gameplay to 11″ giving players the chance to take on more enemies that ever before.

By Paul Younger | 25 Jan 2013 | Comments Off

Royal expansion: Bloody Palace Mode will be free update for DmC Devil May Cry

Until now, there hadn’t been any word of the traditional (well, traditional since the second game in the series) Devil May Cry ‘Bloody Palace’ mode in DmC. 

By Peter Parrish | 9 Jan 2013 | Comments Off

Upcoming PC Games of 2013: January – April

A brand new year means a whole hard-drives worth of fresh digital joy (and, inevitably, weary disappointment) to look forward to.

By Peter Parrish | 7 Jan 2013 | Comments Off

Tardy Resident Evil 6 will show up on PC in March 2013

How many of you out there in PC-land are waiting for Resident Evil 6 to show up on your platform of choice?

By Peter Parrish | 17 Dec 2012 | Comments Off

DmC Devil May Cry has a release date and some PC system specs

I’m sure most people have got over this already, but it still bothers me that DmC Devil May Cry is essentially named “Devil May Cry Devil May Cry”.

By Peter Parrish | 13 Dec 2012 | 1

Dishonored is year’s biggest new IP, but Fifa 13 still top of chart

Fifa 13 is top of the UK chart for a third week in a row, with Bethesda’s Dishonored sitting in the runner up spot.

By John Robertson | 15 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Free DLC adds co-op to Ada Wong’s Resident Evil 6 campaign

Capcom will be releasing some freebie DLC for Resident Evil 6 that adds a new difficultly level to the game, and gives Ada Wong a co-op partner in crime for her (previously) solo campaign.

By Peter Parrish | 11 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Fifa 13 holds off the challenge of Res Evil 6 to stay top of the chart

Fifa 13 remains top of the UK charts for a second consecutive week, holding off the attack of new release Resident Evil 6. 

By John Robertson | 8 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Professor Layton Vs. Ace Attorney box art makes you feel like a suspect

The lucky Japanese are about to get their hands on Professor Layton Vs Ace Attorney on the Nintendo 3DS, so it’s with great jealously that I look over the box art above.

By John Robertson | 5 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Problems with PSN ‘Day 1 Digital’ release of Resident Evil 6

It’s not a great start for PlayStation Network’s ‘Day 1 Digital‘ scheme, which allows players to pre-order and download versions of big-budget titles through PSN.

By Peter Parrish | 3 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Resident Evil 6 [Review] – The horror of QTEs

More than anything, the odour emitted by Resident Evil 6 is one of sequel-itis.

By John Robertson | 2 Oct 2012 | 4

Tokyo Game Show trailer for Resident Evil 6 emerges [Video]

Before today, if you’d wanted to see the Resident Evil 6 trailer shown at the Tokyo Game Show you would have had to go back in time and find yourself access to the Capcom booth at the event.

By Peter Parrish | 25 Sep 2012 | Comments Off

Expansion planned for Dragon’s Dogma, new gameplay modes coming soon

Capcom has further plans for Dragon’s Dogma, including a “major expansion” to the title called Dragon’s Dogma: Dark Arisen.

By Peter Parrish | 21 Sep 2012 | 1