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Revisit the Tower of London in this ZombiU walkthrough [Video]

A slight return for this video, which was originally shown in rather a meta fashion with a CGI chap ‘playing’ through it in a first person perspective while holding the Wii U tablet controller.

By Peter Parrish | 12 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Here’s what’s inside the Assassin’s Creed III Special Edition

Are you going for the Special Edition of Assassins’s Creed III?

By Paul Younger | 12 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

How Batman: Arkham City’s ‘Armored Edition’ differs from the rest [Video]

If you’ve been wondering precisely how the Batman: Arkham City – Armored Edition coming to the Wii U will distinguish itself from the other versions of the game, Warner Bros.

By Peter Parrish | 9 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Epic Mickey 2 confirmed as a Wii U launch title

Disney has announced that Epic Mickey 2 on Wii U will be released on 30 November in the UK, the same day as the console itself hits retail.

By John Robertson | 4 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

ZombiU has made quite a mess of London [Video]

The sub-heading ‘London: A City of Blood & Fire’ should give you some clue as to the direction this latest ZombiU talking heads trailer takes.

By Peter Parrish | 3 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Full list of unveiled Wii U launch window titles

As well as letting the Wii U launch dates out of the bag today, Nintendo reeled off a fairly hefty list of titles that will be released within the initial launch window for the console.

By Peter Parrish | 13 Sep 2012 | Comments Off

ZombiU trailer goes two layers deep [Video]

ZombiU is a game that encompasses all the U’s. There’s the name of the course, and the fact that it’s coming to the Wii U, plus the publisher; Ubisoft.

By Peter Parrish | 13 Sep 2012 | Comments Off

Latest PS3 firmware update gives you a big, beautiful cloud

Sony’s proposed extension of the cloud saving capacity on the PS3, which was announced at Gamescom last month, has now rolled out across all consoles.

By Peter Parrish | 12 Sep 2012 | 1

No 1080p for Mass Effect 3 on Wii U

New generation, no HD support as standard. At least as far as Nintendo is concerned.

By John Robertson | 3 Sep 2012 | Comments Off

Rise of the Triad shares developer blog, new screenshots

Want to know how Apogee and Interceptor are coming along with the Rise of the Triad remake?

By Peter Parrish | 29 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

BioWare joining up with second studio to produce Mass Effect 3 on Wii U

BioWare are handling the Wii U port of Mass Effect 3 alone.

By John Robertson | 29 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Wii U launch date is probably 18 November

Reports coming out of the Gamestop Expo in Texas have indicated that peripherals manufacturer PDP (Performance Designed Products) has accidentally leaked the Wii U launch date as 18 November.

By Peter Parrish | 27 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

How the WiiU pad will be your ZombiU ‘survival kit’ [Video]

A new trailer kicks off a ‘behind the scenes’ look at some of the development choices that went into Ubisoft’s forthcoming WiiU survival horror title, ZombiU.

By Peter Parrish | 24 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

EA SPORTS FOOTBALL CLUB MATCH DAY TO DRIVE REAL-WORLD NEWS INTO FIFA 13

Guildford, UK – Aug. 14, 2012 – Electronic Arts Inc. announced today that EA SPORTS™ has developed a new feature for FIFA 13 called EA SPORTS Football Club Match Day that will drive the deepest and most meaningful connection yet between a videogame and the real world of sport ever achieved.

By Press Release | 14 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Defiance devs explains the MMOFPS’ features in video

With the TV show now in production, TRION are still beavering away on the game version which is coming to PC and consoles.

By Paul Younger | 10 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Viking Barbara joins Rayman Legends cast [Video]

With its surreal visual flair and a multitude of character designs, it’s hard to imagine what the Rayman series might have been missing.

By Peter Parrish | 9 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Wii U features revealed for Fifa 13 and Madden 13

EA’s ‘Summer Showcase’ launched with a look at the Fifa 13 and Madden 13 sports titles for the Wii U, as developers from both titles took to the stage to explain the specific features that both games will have on Nintendo’s forthcoming console.

By Peter Parrish | 2 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

The Secret World Issue #1: Unleashed goes live

Ahead of the free weekend which kicks off on Friday, Funcom has now released the first major content update for The Secret World since launch.

By Paul Younger | 31 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

EA joins other businesses to oppose ‘Defense of Marriage’ act

EA has announced that it has joined various other businesses in signing an “amicus brief” that expresses its opposition to the US ‘Defense of Marriage’ Act (DOMA).

By Peter Parrish | 19 Jul 2012 | 4

Gears 3 gameplay designer quits Epic, shows off new iOS game

Lee Perry has quit Epic Games and has founded his own studio, BitMonster Games.

By John Robertson | 18 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

Nintendo will not bid for Wii U exclusivity with third-parties

Nintendo has stated that it will not be paying third-party developers to set up deals for titles exclusive to the Wii U.

By John Robertson | 14 Jun 2012 | Comments Off

Batman: Arkham City: Armored Edition – first screens

Announced today at Nintendo’s E3 2012 press conference, here are the first screens for the Wii U exclusiveBatman: Arkham City: Armored Edition.

By John Robertson | 5 Jun 2012 | Comments Off

Fifa 13 & Madden 13 getting Kinect voice support

At today’s Microsoft’s E3 2012 press conference, EA Sports announced that Fifa 13 will be getting Kinect Voice Recognition support.

By John Robertson | 4 Jun 2012 | 1

EA revisits Need For Speed Most Wanted

Yet another E3 2012 ‘reveal’ has escaped a little early, with news that EA will announce a new Need For Speed: Most Wanted at their press event on 4 June.

By John Robertson | 1 Jun 2012 | Comments Off

The one brick: Lego Lord of the Rings confirmed [Video]

It had already been strongly hinted at by some Lego toy packaging, but now we have confirmation; Lego Lord of the Rings will be coming to multiple platforms this autumn.

By John Robertson | 1 Jun 2012 | Comments Off

Company of Heroes 2 [Interview] – Making Russia the good guys

Following on from our preview of Company of Heroes 2 last week, we sat down with game director Quinn Duffy.

By Paul Younger | 1 Jun 2012 | Comments Off

More ARPG action in new Legends of Dawn trailer & screens

Due for release at some point later this year, indie developer Dreamatrix has sent over a new trailer for the upcoming ARPG Legends of Dawn which offers everything you would expect to find in today’s fantasy ARPGs.

By Paul Younger | 29 May 2012 | Comments Off

38 Studios closure leaves former staff with second mortgages

The tales of internal mismanagement at 38 Studios keep on emerging, even after the developer was forced to lay off its entire staff and close its doors last week.

By John Robertson | 28 May 2012 | Comments Off

Carmageddon Reincarnation ploughs into Kickstarter target

Stainless Games’ attempt to bring back the much-remembered Carmageddon series is accelerating towards reality, as the Kickstarter fund to finance the game has met its target.

By John Robertson | 28 May 2012 | Comments Off

Repeat the cycle: Pro Cycling Manager 2012 images

If you’re not already distracted by the summer sporting events of the Olympics and Euro 2012, maybe you can find time in your life for a little Tour de France.

By Peter Parrish | 25 May 2012 | Comments Off