Archive for the ‘Game News’ Category

NHL 14 – Announcement Trailer

Posted on Apr 15, 2013 05:45:13 PM

We all knew this game was coming, but a formal announcement was required anyway. EA Sports announced today that NHL 14 is on the way for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 on September 10, 2013 in North America, and September 13, 2013 in Europe.

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Disney Infinity – Toy Box Trailer

Posted on Apr 12, 2013 07:32:07 AM

In the Toy Box mode, players can build their own adventures and worlds featuring hundreds of characters, vehicles, items and environments. Much like LittleBigPlanet 2, players can create their own games with what appears to be an extraordinarily robust toolkit.

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LucasArts closed

Posted on Apr 4, 2013 04:34:14 AM

LucasArts, the game publisher and developer behind two decades of games, is being shuttered by Disney, according to a release sent out Wednesday afternoon. Disney plans to shift from developing games internally to licensing beloved franchises like Star Wars and Indiana Jones to other developers.

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If Girl Talk Made Games: DoomRL And GMDoom

Posted on Mar 27, 2013 10:00:46 AM

I have two, TWO, things about Doom to show you. This is like being an archaeologist in the jungle and discovering a skellington, but the skellington’s heart is still beating and then, oh noes, there’s a ball chasing me and I’ve dropped my hat and give me back my whip Alfred Molina!

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As If Parallax Didn’t Already Look Insane Enough…

Posted on Mar 26, 2013 10:00:21 AM

Antichamber made way too much sense.”

Surely that’s the driving mandate behind Parallax. I can’t think of any other mindset – if, indeed, the otherworldly creatures that produced this thing even adhere to our primitive concept of “mind” – that’d bring us to this point.

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Saints Row 4 Trailer

Posted on Mar 21, 2013 10:00:28 AM

Deep Silver put out a trailer announcing Saints Row IV (that’s FOUR to you people who can’t read Roman) yesterday! It launches on 20th August 2013 in the US and 23rd August 2013 in the boring parts of the world. Me and Ye Olde Man Gillen had a look at it with a cynical eye, KG’s cat gently humping him on the leg throughout.

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Nihilistic New Metro: Last Light

Posted on Mar 20, 2013 03:10:14 AM

Gritty-looking Russian-accented choochoo-themed tunnel shooter Metro: Last Light was bought from THQ by Deep Silver, and will come out in North America on May 14th and everywhere else May 17th Read the rest of this entry »

In The Fold: Ancient Workshop Reveals Origami Sim

Posted on Mar 19, 2013 03:05:44 AM

A mouse click has never been so powerful. The idea of simulating an aesthetically pleasing pastime, only to make it even more aesthetically pleasing, is something that James Brown of Ancient Workshop has embraced wholeheartedly. Read the rest of this entry »

Make Quake With TrenchBroom

Posted on Mar 15, 2013 01:34:51 AM

There’s dedication & there’s dedication. The second, slantier version means there’s been a bit more effort being put in. Let’s use Quake as an example: it’s the difference between someone still making Quake levels all these years later & someone who has built a Quake editor for modern sensibilities, making it all wizzy. Read the rest of this entry »

Alarming: Dead Space 3 – Awakened DLC

Posted on Mar 13, 2013 03:29:18 AM

If you haven’t finished Dead Space 3, plan to, and care about the story as well as the severance, beware. Somewhere in the back of my space-scarred and delirious mind, I knew that there was some DLC for Dead Space 3 in the pipeline.

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