Posts Tagged 2k games


Turtle Rock explains and defends Evolve’s DLC

After the furore that erupted around Evolve‘s mass of DLC on Tuesday, Turtle Rock have responded and attempted to explain their decisions.

By Tim McDonald | 15 Jan 2015 | 9

Evolve’s PC specs revealed

Will you need a monster of a computer to run Evolve?

By Tim McDonald | 12 Jan 2015 | 1

LucasArts vet heading up Hangar 13, 2K’s new studio

2K Games have announced the formation of a new studio – Hangar 13 – under the watchful eye of former LucasArts/Star Wars chap Haden Blackman.

By Tim McDonald | 4 Dec 2014 | Comments Off

Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel’s Jack pack gets sexy trailer

Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel‘s Doppelganger pack is exploiting the fact that I’m contractually bound to write about any trailer that uses Right Said Fred music.

By Tim McDonald | 11 Nov 2014 | 2

Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel’s DLC lets you play as Handsome Jack

The first DLC pack for Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel will let you step into the shiny shoes of Handsome Jack.

By Tim McDonald | 4 Nov 2014 | 1

Evolve’s Savage Goliath trailer unexpectedly shows the Savage Goliath

I don’t know about you, but I can’t say I was expecting a trailer for Evolve called the “Savage Goliath” trailer to be a long look at the Savage Goliath.

By Tim McDonald | 22 Oct 2014 | Comments Off

Civilization: Beyond Earth intro cinematic released

2K have released the intro cinematic for Civilization: Beyond Earth.
The cinematic is a pre-rendered affair, showing exactly who boarded the rockets off Earth, how they were chosen, and how they got to their new home.

By Tim McDonald | 15 Oct 2014 | Comments Off

New Civilization: Beyond Earth screens depict cities

See the sights of beautiful Ganzorig in these new screenshots of Civilization: Beyond Earth.

By Tim McDonald | 16 Sep 2014 | Comments Off

Yes, Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel will have a Season Pass

2K and Gearbox have announced the Season Pass for Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel, and it looks rather a lot like the pre-release DLC info for Borderlands 2.

By Tim McDonald | 1 Sep 2014 | 1

Irrational Games effectively shutting down, lays off majority of staff

Well, this is a bit of a shocker. Irrational Games, the studio within 2K responsible for BioShock, System Shock 2 and Freedom Force, will no longer exist as we know it.

By Peter Parrish | 18 Feb 2014 | Comments Off

Evolve’s official trailer shows very little actual gameplay

Turtle Rock Studios and 2K have released a two-minute trailer of their forthcoming 4v1 shooter Evolve, set to the strains of a cover of Danzig’s Mother.

By Tim McDonald | 11 Feb 2014 | 1

Borderlands 2 and Dishonored team up for a Valentine’s Day massacre

Oh come on. Are we starting the Valentine’s Day stuff already?

By Tim McDonald | 17 Jan 2014 | Comments Off

Turtle Rock officially announces Evolve

If your memory for games is longer than that of your average dormouse, you’ll probably remember that Turtle Rock’s Evolve was revealed this time last week.

By Tim McDonald | 14 Jan 2014 | Comments Off

XCOM: Enemy Within Review

XCOM: Enemy Within is, in a lot of ways, the quintessential expansion pack.

By Tim McDonald | 26 Nov 2013 | 1

Floating up: Bioshock Infinite: Burial at Sea gets launch trailer

The first part of BioShock Infinite‘s first proper expansion, Burial at Sea, is out today.

By Tim McDonald | 12 Nov 2013 | Comments Off

Borderlands 2: TK Baha’s Bloody Harvest gets un-bloody screens, date

Despite Tiny Tina’s Assault on Dragon Keep making it look like our adventures in Borderlands 2 were over, Gearbox aren’t done yet.

By Tim McDonald | 17 Oct 2013 | Comments Off

XCOM: Enemy Within’s Security Breach trailer details human enemies

A new trailer for the forthcoming XCOM: Enemy Within expansion has been released, detailing the rogue organisation EXALT.

By Tim McDonald | 9 Oct 2013 | Comments Off

The Men Who Stare at Mutons: XCOM The Bureau gets some DLC

The Bureau: XCOM Declassified turned out better than I’d expected. That doesn’t make it great or essential or anything, but the prospect of a DLC mini-campaign for $5.00 USD doesn’t sound too bad.

By Peter Parrish | 3 Oct 2013 | Comments Off