Posts Tagged PlayStation
No connectivity between PC and Playstation Diablo 3 players
It would be rare in this day and age for PC and console gamers playing the same game to be able to connect up and play together and Blizzard has confirmed that this will not be possible in Diablo 3.
Borderlands 2 is 2K’s most pre-ordered game of all-time, exceeds expectations
Like a gloating Olympic champion, 2K Games has announced that Borderlands 2 has become the publisher’s most pre-ordered game of all time.
Sony showing 47 games at TGS, The Last Guardian not one of them
The Tokyo Game Show is starting to take shape, with Sony detailing their plans for the event.
PS4 and Xbox 720 are “spectacular”, according to EA boss
Frank Gibeau, the man in charge of EA Games, EA Sports, BioWare and Maxis (has looks very man-childish), has described the next generation of consoles as “spectacular”.
Cross-platform play is not going to happen, says Fifa 13 producer
Still living in hope that one day you’ll be able to play games across platform?
Final Fantasy XIII: Lightning Returns due 2013 on PS3/360
Square Enix has announced a new entry into what has seemingly become the Final Fantasy XIII series.
Madden NFL 13 [Review] – Finally, the goal posts have moved
The general consensus is that, of all sports games, it’s the Madden series that has suffered most from sticking to an annual release cycle.
GRID 2 will push “today’s best PC’s”, says Codemasters
After too many years of waiting in darkness, more details are starting to arrive about the secret-but-not-so-secret GRID 2.
F1 2012 [Preview] – Vettel to the metal
Formula 1 is a complex sport and, for some more than others, Codemasters’ F1 output is a complex videogame franchise.
LA Noire team announce PS4 / Xbox 720 game, Whore of the Orient [First Screen]
Team Bondi, the development studio responsible for LA Noire and The Getaway, has announced their next game, Whore of the Orient.
Balancing depth and accessibility in F1 2012 [Interview]
Sports games are a difficult beast to get right. On the one side you’ve got the hardened fans of the sport, the people that won’t accept anything less than a pitch perfect recreation of every nuance, tactic and system.
It’s a young woman’s game: Tomb Raider [Interview]
We recently had the chance to sit down with Crystal Dynamics’ Karl Stewart, global brand manager on the Tomb Raider, to talk about the upcoming adventures of Lara Croft and what the studio are trying to achieve by telling her origin story.
Jay-Z is a “visionary” and has had “direct impact” on NBA 2K13, says 2K
In case you missed it, Jay-Z (yes, the Jay-Z, the guy hanging off Beyonce’s arm) is executive producer on 2K Sports’ upcoming NBA 2K13.
Codemasters: We’ve got enough ideas for the next 20 Formula 1 games
The biggest complaint with annual releases is that each iteration fails to provide enough changes/new features to make it worth while.
Skyrim Hearthfire DLC lets you build your own home from the ground up
Bethesda has just announced a new add-on for Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.
IncGamers awards its first 10/10 of 2012
While you may not know it, publishers, developers and PR agencies sometimes accuse us of being a little strict with our review scores.
Sleeping Dogs remains top of the chart, Darksiders 2 in second
Sleeping Dogs finds itself at the top of UK software chart for the second week in succession.
The Walking Dead Episode 3 out today on PS3, 360/PC/Mac tomorrow
Episode three (Long Road Ahead) of Telltale Games’ The Walking Dead is out today on PlayStation 3, via PlayStation Network.
Videogames are on the cusp of something “really exciting”, says Tomb Raider dev
Videogames have long struggled with serious themes. Whenever sex, homosexuality, drug dependence and the like are depicted in a legitimate (i.e.
Gamescom winners announced, Dishonored takes top prize
The 2012 Gamescom Awards have been unveiled, and its Bethesda’s Dishonored that walks away with the honour of being able to call itself the best game at the show.
Balancing gameplay with Jay-Z: NBA 2K13 [Interview]
When you’ve got a formula that works as well as that of the NBA 2K series, you could argue that it would make sense to just leave it alone – keep the gameplay the same, just update the players, teams and game modes.
Final Fantasy 14 retail stock being destroyed at Square’s request?
We already know that Square Enix is hoping to sweep the original Final Fantasy XIV under the carpet with the release of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn, but this is taking things further than we originally thought.
Hitman Absolution aims to be tough as nails with ‘Contracts’ mode [Interview]
It’s annoying being an assassin sometimes… I imagine. You like killing people so much that you’ve dedicated your life to it, but you can only kill who you’re told.
2K Sports tests NBA 2K features for “years” to make sure balance is right
Being a bit of a basketball nut (yes, those exist in the UK) and, obviously, harbouring a mild interest in videogames, NBA 2K13 was one of my personal highlights as this year’s Gamescom.
Brave or stupid? New publisher focuses exclusively on PS Vita games
OK, I know that brave and stupid can (in some people’s eyes) be one and the same.