Posts Tagged Creative Assembly


Total War: Rome 2 goes spookius maximus in free Halloween update

You may have noticed Total War: Rome 2 downloading an update today; it’s a freebie Halloween patch which adds the optional ‘Nightmare Mode’ to the game.

By Peter Parrish | 30 Oct 2014 | 0

Alien: Isolation Review

Warning: this review contains spoilers for a movie that was released 35 years ago.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Oct 2014 | 1

Alien: Isolation Survival Guide

If I was on Facebook – and I’m not, because Facebook is a dreadful thing – then, for most of the past week, my status would probably have been “being eviscerated by an Alien.” I’ve spent quite a lot of time playing Alien: Isolation, and while I haven’t yet finished it because it’s almost as long as one of Metal Gear Solid‘s cutscenes, I’ve learned a few bits and pieces that might help keep novice Alien-escapists alive.

By Tim McDonald | 20 Oct 2014 | 1

IncGamers readers unconvinced by Total War: Attila reveal

The results of our latest IncGamers reader poll are in, showing either mild apathy for Total War: Attila or a desire for Creative Assembly to fix Rome 2 first.

By Peter Parrish | 11 Oct 2014 | 2

Alien: Isolation PC Port Early Impressions

Alien: Isolation has been out on PC for a grand total of five hours (at the time of writing this sentence), and I’ve spent, ooh, about half an hour playing it.

By Tim McDonald | 7 Oct 2014 | 12

Alien Isolation released early – Out now on Steam

Here’s something a little unusual, SEGA has released Alien: Isolation early on Steam.

By Paul Younger | 6 Oct 2014 | 0

Total War: Rome 2 Emperor Edition patch brings political fixes

Patch support continues for Total War: Rome 2 (recently re-branded as the Emperor Edition with the addition of a free campaign,) and today’s update fixes a few civil war and political issues.

By Peter Parrish | 1 Oct 2014 | 0

Alien: Isolation trailer proves that guns are rubbish

I’ve been a little hard on these Alien: Isolation vignettes, but this one made me laugh.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Sep 2014 | Comments Off

IncGamers readers divided about GTA 5’s delay on PC

The results are in from our latest IncGamers poll, revealing something of a split on the issue of GTA 5’s PC delay.

By Peter Parrish | 26 Sep 2014 | 2

Alien: Isolation TV ad mines the distress theme a bit more

It’s good to hear the Inception Horn sound effect still getting some use in this extended Alien: Isolation TV ad spot.

By Peter Parrish | 26 Sep 2014 | Comments Off

Total War: Attila’s announcement trailer has a man growling at you

Hot off the back of the Total War: Attila announcement, the official announcement trailer has been released.

By Tim McDonald | 25 Sep 2014 | 1

New Total War revealed as Total War: Attila

UPDATE: Details added.
ORIGINAL STORY: Creative Assembly have just announced Total War: Attila, the much-teased new Total War game.

By Tim McDonald | 25 Sep 2014 | 2

Total War EGX booth images hint at next game reveal

Some images leaked out of EGX show Creative Assembly’s Total War booth, offering hints at tomorrow’s new game reveal.

By Peter Parrish | 24 Sep 2014 | 22

Alien: Isolation trailer wants to hear you scream

A new Alien: Isolation trailer, titled Hear You Scream, has been released.

By Tim McDonald | 19 Sep 2014 | 1

New Total War game announcement in two weeks

Creative Assembly have revealed that they’ll be revealing a new Total War title in two weeks’ time.

By Tim McDonald | 9 Sep 2014 | 4

Total War: Rome 2 Emperor Edition Beta Patch 15 out now

If you’re looking for an early peek at what the Total War: Rome 2 Emperor Edition will add to the game, you should be jumping on Patch 15’s beta.

By Peter Parrish | 2 Sep 2014 | Comments Off

Total War: Rome 2 new campaign Imperator Augustus and Emperor Edition

A complete collection of all the free Total War: Rome 2 DLC is being released as the Total War: Rome 2 Emperor Edition, and this update also includes a brand new campaign.

By Paul Younger | 29 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Total War: Rome 2 gets free unit update and Daughters of Mars DLC

You’ll now be able to sweep the planet (or, well, Europe and some of Africa) with an army worthy of Boudicca in Total War: Rome 2, as Creative Assembly adds a lot more women to the game in both free-DLC and paid-DLC forms.

By Peter Parrish | 14 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Alien: Isolation DLC trailer chats to Sigourney Weaver

It chats to most of the rest of the original cast too, but I couldn’t fit all of their names in a headline.

By Peter Parrish | 24 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

Total War: Rome 2 patch 13.1 is a festival of hotfixes

It’s another patch for Total War: Rome 2, I think everybody knows the drill by now.

By Peter Parrish | 17 Jun 2014 | 2

Total War: Rome 2’s free Getae update released

Total War: Rome 2’s latest freebie DLC update has been released today, adding the Getae faction to the game.

By Peter Parrish | 27 May 2014 | Comments Off

Total War: Rome 2 getting more free (and not free) DLC

There’s more DLC on the way for Rome 2, and I’ve watched Rally Point to learn about it so you don’t have to.

By Peter Parrish | 24 May 2014 | Comments Off

Alien: Isolation has human dangers as well as alien

This ‘Creating the Cast’ trailer for Alien: Isolation is mostly about mo-cap and amusing faces, but does contain a few more details about the game too.

By Peter Parrish | 9 May 2014 | 1

Total War: Rome 2 patch 12 now live and available for all players

Creative Assembly has moved patch 12 for Total War: Rome 2 out of beta and into a full release.

By Peter Parrish | 8 May 2014 | 2

Total War: Rome 2 Beta Patch 12 available

While I’ve been busy fighting my way through Rome 2’s Second Punic War for the Hannibal at the Gates review, Creative Assembly has released more patches.

By Peter Parrish | 16 Apr 2014 | Comments Off

Alien: Isolation’s audio secret is a lady stamping on vegetables

This new trailer about the audio production in Creative Assembly’s upcoming Alien: Isolation title reveals some traditional foley recording techniques.

By Peter Parrish | 4 Apr 2014 | Comments Off

Total War: Rome 2 gets a hotfix patch for Seasons and Wonders

If you noticed Total War: Rome 2 updating itself on Steam earlier today, that’s a hotfix for the previously released Seasons and Wonders update.

By Peter Parrish | 3 Apr 2014 | 1

Rome 2’s Hannibal at the Gates expansion and free DLC out today

Two extra chunks of Total War: Rome 2 have been released today, one which Creative Assembly hopes you’ll dip into your pocket for and the other which is going out free to everybody.

By Peter Parrish | 27 Mar 2014 | Comments Off

Total War: Rome 2’s Patch 10 unleashed upon Steam

With a new expansion on the way (Hannibal at the Gates, on 25 March,) it seems timely to have another Total War: Rome 2 patch.

By Peter Parrish | 20 Mar 2014 | 2

Alien: Isolation trailer explains how to make an Alien

“We wanted to make the Alien scary again,” say Creative Assembly in this new talking heads trailer for Alien: Isolation.

By Peter Parrish | 13 Mar 2014 | Comments Off