Nintendo posts loss of $350 million for six months ending September
For the six months ending 30 September 2012 Nintendo has recorded a net loss of $350 million.
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.
Here’s what’s inside the Assassin’s Creed III Special Edition
Are you going for the Special Edition of Assassins’s Creed III?
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
No 1080p for Mass Effect 3 on Wii U
New generation, no HD support as standard. At least as far as Nintendo is concerned.
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?
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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).
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.