Posts Tagged PlayStation


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.

By John Robertson | 28 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

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.

By John Robertson | 28 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

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.

By John Robertson | 28 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

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.

By John Robertson | 28 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

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.

By John Robertson | 27 Aug 2012 | 2

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.

By John Robertson | 24 Aug 2012 | 1

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.

By John Robertson | 24 Aug 2012 | 1

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.

By John Robertson | 23 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

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.

By John Robertson | 23 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

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.

By John Robertson | 23 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

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.

By John Robertson | 23 Aug 2012 | 7

GTA V release date: It’s not 2012

Rockstar must be loving this. They’re not even opening their mouths about Grand Theft Auto V and yet no one can stop talking about it.

By John Robertson | 23 Aug 2012 | 7

Behind the scenes with Assassin’s Creed 3

Part one of a four part video series looking at the making of Ubisoft’s upcoming Assassin’s Creed 3. 

By John Robertson | 23 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Gearbox: People don’t understand how DLC is made, Borderlands 2 DLC in production

Speaking to Gearbox’s chief creative office Brian Martel, he told us that downloadable content (DLC) is one of the things that people “don’t really understand about how games are made”.

By John Robertson | 26 Jul 2012 | 4