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Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light gets first video, voice actor

Sunday, 16 May 2010 19:20 GMT By Joe Anderson

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The first gameplay footage of Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light has emerged, showing the new top-down style in action.

It certainly looks a lot different from the Lara we’re used too, but that’s to say it’s not all-good.

In other news it’s been confirmed on the game’s official forums that British actress Keeley Hawes is the one playing the voice of the games main lady.

Lara Croft and The Guardian of Light is due for release this summer on XBLA, PSN and PC.

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36 Comments

  1. Patrick Garratt

    Sold.

    #1 5 years ago
  2. Bikki

    I wonder if Lara actually survived in that tomb in the fourth game.

    #2 5 years ago
  3. Joe Anderson

    I do like the look of this.

    #3 5 years ago
  4. DaMan

    what’s the news thread for these days, if you never check it?

    #4 5 years ago
  5. Erthazus

    Well… I don’t know. Looks atleast decent.

    #5 5 years ago
  6. DJ Deathstar

    Looks pretty decent actually

    #6 5 years ago
  7. The Hindle

    Meh Id rather have a new Legacy of Kain from Crystal Dynamics, Tomb Raider is well past its sell by date now.

    #7 5 years ago
  8. DaMan

    I hope they never make another LoK :P, aside from the 1999 one those games were awful.

    #8 5 years ago
  9. onlineatron

    I was sold… until Lara spoke at the end.

    I HATE HER CHARACTER.
    She’s pompous, mean, frustrating and her accent is irritating.

    I’ll buy this and play it in mute.

    #9 5 years ago
  10. The Hindle

    The problem with Lara Croft is she has no character thats why the franchise has stagnated over the years, its only been her tits that have kept it going :D

    #10 5 years ago
  11. DaMan

    hmm no, she’s a fantastic, subtle character. aside from the Legend, I always liked her. I just hope they never make her american.

    #11 5 years ago
  12. Erthazus

    http://pc.ign.com/articles/108/1089953p1.html

    Dear VG247, Gamestop preorder bonus

    #12 5 years ago
  13. onlineatron

    ‘Fantastic, subtle’

    I’d imagine that you go around wearing garish red wigs yelling obscenities in the street whilst insisting you’re being ‘nonchalant’… Because you don’t seem to have a grasp on the meaning of subtlety.

    For heaven’s sake Lara killed a mythical sea creature at the start of Underworld for no reason other than it was in her way!

    #13 5 years ago
  14. Bikki

    I liked her ass in Underworld

    #14 5 years ago
  15. DarkDevil

    hey @vg247-team:

    i have a question and i dont know where i can ask,
    i have see that you have write here so i ask here ^.^

    is this a fan-page ,
    or is vg247 a company or so?

    do you get money for this page, or is it just created by your own?

    sorry if this is writed somewhere else,
    but i havent could find it

    ^^

    #15 5 years ago
  16. DaMan

    @onlineatron you entirely missed my point, I was referring to the way her character was developed over the course of the game.

    and what you call ‘pompous’ and ‘mean’ I see as bold and self confident.

    #16 5 years ago
  17. DJ Deathstar

    Agreed with Hindle, give us LoK! whether it be a Kain game or a Soul Reaver game!

    #17 5 years ago
  18. PS3_Rules

    Terrible.
    What is this a PSOne game? (sarcasm) but it’s sure using the style of one.
    I was thinking of buying this for co-op, but after watching the video I won’t be wasting my money.

    #18 5 years ago
  19. AHA-Lambda

    YEA! I want LoK godammit!

    NObody gives a shit about tomb raider anymore anyway!

    #19 5 years ago
  20. DaMan

    judging by the sales (aside from the initial Underworld figures), nobody gives a shit about LoK and it’s appalling gameplay instead .

    #20 5 years ago
  21. Galactic_Barret

    DaMan, you truly have terrible tastes in games (so far) to be frank. First, SO:TteoT was good (….! Threw up a little in my mouth) and now LoK was bad? I don’t know what to say other than that you should never advise anyone on playing anything decent.

    Also, yes, Lara has always been a poor character who got by on looks. Once good TR-type games where developed, she got lost in the stampede.

    #21 5 years ago
  22. DaMan

    I didn’t know that sir errr, Galactic_Barret (unfortunately, I basically never heard of you until today, except that I remember some weed conversation going on here a few months back).. was the leading internet game critic and an ultimate Star Ocean expert as well. probably it will surprise you, but lots of people “throw up a little in their mouth” when trying your favourite titles.

    either way, I said that LoK games had appaling *gameplay*, which makes them.. bad to play, you know? after the PS1 Soul Reaver, many people, myself included found them dull, repetitive and not offering anything new to the genre. pretty much the only people that keep on caring are the hardcore series’ story fans, particularly after the latest entry (Defiance). perhaps you shouldn’t be such a dick and respect others’ tastes in gaming as well?

    also, Lara was very well developed in the CD games, surely more interesting than some generic everyday american guys. she also always had an actual personality, at least compared to other 90s games back then. lost? hardly an appropriate word for a classic videogames icon.

    #22 5 years ago
  23. Galactic_Barret

    I’m no dick, but you need to be told. Its like, when you see someone walking down the street, looking fresh, with TP on their shoes or a stain on their shirt. Got to let them know.

    Explain to me Lara’s character. I mean, we know she’s definitely a cold person, but tell me more. She’s snarky, unfunny and rude. With (used to be) huge boobs. Speaking of boobs, its funny how the series fell (again) after they lessened her cup size in Anniversary.

    #23 5 years ago
  24. Galactic_Barret

    Also, I believe ‘lost’ is an absolute perfect word to describe where she, and plenty of other 90′s icons, stand. No clear vision of where you’re going, keeping up with the Joneses to stay relevant. Crash, Lara, Spyro. Even series like RE, SH, RE, AitD. Struggling to find an identity when everything was formed on a paper-thin foundation to begin with.

    They started soulless, faceless puppets that these developers are trying to transform into Pinochio. Thats the main theme of the gen: Personification.

    #24 5 years ago
  25. DaMan

    unfortunately, you are a dick rider. the reason is because you chose to say I shouldn’t recommend games to someone because you have different tastes, that is at least funny. you believe I won’t say LoK is crap the next time?

    I have a better idea, sir “Galactic_Barret”. I don’t really need to do anything like that, since you even fail to grasp how a game for teens like TteoT has a good plot.. no, not backpedalling, I just don’t want to entertain you, since you’re either that or just a moron ( “Got to let them know”). much like I don’t need to ‘explain’ it to prepubescent boys who can’t see past her boobs. these ‘debates’ aren’t fun. why don’t you look her character analysis on the internet yourself, these days there’re plenty. or better yet, why don’t you mail Toby Gard, I’m sure he’ll send you a detailed description?

    oh, and like I said, people usually compare 90s games to 90s. old Lara to that gen ones, CD Lara to today’s. all characters ‘ve started as soulless puppets back then.

    #25 5 years ago
  26. DaMan

    oh, and “You gave no advice, though. You only said LoK was terrible and I commented on your poor tastes in games. Don’t be mad. I’m sure you’ll survive my critique.”

    actually, I commented on LoK games being poor, when you, instead of posting similar comment chose to pretty much attack my ‘tastes in gaming’ and made a post recommending me to not giving advice to others. after which I suggest you to simply piss off and perhaps respect others’ views a bit more. not mad, merely I’m not into decent conversations with people like that.

    #26 5 years ago
  27. Galactic_Barret

    You don’t remember me speaking of my wife and daughter a few months back? Anyway…

    1. TteoT does not have a good plot. Its nonsense (Hey! I don’t really exist! I’m a TV show! Identity crisis!) that transcends the age rating.
    2. The burden of proof is upon you, sir. I gave my reasoning on why she is a poor character. If you forfeit, fine.
    3. The insults are unnecessary. If you can’t debate, don’t. You (as in all people, for clarity) look like a fool when you hurl insults without substance.

    #27 5 years ago
  28. Galactic_Barret

    It was an observation. You believe TteoT was good and the opposite for LoK, which is completely backwards. Dumbfoundingly so. I’m fine with that, at least I was until you dropped the LC character bomb. That was too much.

    If you don’t want to have a conversation with people who are honest with you, I’m sorry. The internet doesn’t leave a lot of room for tact, though.

    #28 5 years ago
  29. DaMan

    no, I don’t remember. lots of people here, and unless it’s someone like one of those ‘top posters’ or someone I actually had a conversation based on mutual interests, I forget them. I do remember the weed one involving you though, but I wasn’t a huge part of that one myself.

    “The burden of proof is upon you, sir. I gave my reasoning on why she is a poor character. If you forfeit, fine.”
    heh, hardly. why don’t you do what I ‘ve suggested? if someone chose to post what was said above there, I ‘m not going to have a reasonable debate with them, besides I ‘m not sure ‘enlightening’ you will be fun. I actually believe you should perhaps do some research about later Lara (as in CD games) at first, judging by your “observations”. here, I can even show you where to start:
    http://www.edge-online.com/blogs/who-the-real-lara-croft
    Google is your friend.

    oh, and it’s – you believe LoK was good versus SO3, “Dumbfoundingly so”. while I don’t, a bunch of rewievers don’t, and declining sales of LoK don’t. that doesn’t mean it’s a fact, merely that these people have different tastes than you. perhaps you should refrain from forcing your “honest” personal views on others like I said.

    I insulted noone here, I merely summed up what you were being like atm. now if you excuse me, I’m going to go to sleep. and stay tuned for the next LoK article on vg247, I’ll be sure to comment on that.

    #29 5 years ago
  30. Galactic_Barret

    Goodnight, brah. Maybe next time, a link or something to back up what you say. Even BDH does as much. The weed conversation was when I talked of my wife and daughter.

    Also, if moron dickrider, and ‘prepubescent boy’ aren’t insults to adult induvidual, I need a new definition.

    #30 5 years ago
  31. Galactic_Barret

    Thanks for the article, but I want to say two things: That article conveys the same cookie-cutter personality of all generic heroes (Infallable, fearless, strong, smart, etc) with the caveat that, although she is a buxom beauty, her looks on factor into the players perception of her, not her enemies; A wrinkle in well worn cloth. Second, if some traits of her can only be portrayed writing, and not her games, then that is a problem with her characterization in her main medium.

    #31 5 years ago
  32. Blerk

    That’s kind of interesting. The Diablo-style camera viewpoint was certainly a bit unexpected, even though they’d pretty much said it was going to be like that in the previews and stuff. Perhaps I’ll keep an eye on this after all.

    #32 5 years ago
  33. Bulk Slash

    That looks pretty good, I wasn’t expecting much from this but the co-operative gameplay looks like it could be the source of some clever puzzles. I’d still like another Legend/Anniversary styled game, as long as it’s not dull and rushed like Underworld.

    I’m really pleased to hear Keeley Hawes is doing the voice again, she’s perfect in the role.

    #33 5 years ago
  34. Gheritt White

    A cross between Diablo and original Prince of Persia, then? Sounds interesting on paper but looks pretty underwhelming in motion, IMHO.

    Also Soul Reaver 1 and 2 were fucking *amazing* games, what’s not to like about them? Sequel now, please!

    #34 5 years ago
  35. DaMan

    “next time”? haha, I sure was told. funny yeah, I actually believe it’s you who should try harder, especially with the SO3 and that twist since that argument is pretty much the same asinine, close minded bollocks I hear since 2004. the twist was in itself, cliched but the way they did it was better than most of other games, and Matrix (original movie) which makes it very much decent for a jrpg aimed at 17 y/o. certainly on par with the better examples in the genre. see, you aren’t exactly fun. try something else.

    oh, was that the weed one, well unfortunately I don’t remember the part about ” the wife and daughter”. only the one where you were so pissed about someone on the interwebs not enjoying the concept of getting high same as you. perhaps you once again acted in a similar manner as you do atm, thus preventing me to notice the part where you referenced the relatives? the dickrider is pretty much the way you started this one, no insulting just describing the way you act. oh, and I said you’re either trying to entertain yourself or a moron, since you said “I need to be told”. the prebuscent one wasn’t even about you, so why do you even care?

    either way, I believe you should first read some of the stuff like the one I linked to, seems like you have yet a lot of things to discover about this character, probably after that you should start correcting others. “same cookie cutter personality” etc ? hardly, you can say that about pretty much every similar game (tps) protagonist these days but it were them that copied her, not the other way around. certainly that makes them ‘lost’, not the original archetype. Lara doesn’t need to be ‘refreshing’, it’s the new ones that should do that to become noticeable. she’s a classic, not a cliche, see. and addressing your second point: the issue is with your idiosyncrasy, as well as being as subtle as a battering ram hence you fail to see “characterization in her main medium”.

    #35 5 years ago
  36. Dr.Ghettoblaster

    Holy shit burgers. I’m sold. Day one.

    #36 5 years ago

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    Star Wars Battlefront is being shown to retailers. Now we want EA to show it to us. Star Wars Battlefront is expected sometime this year, so it’s about time EA gave us a look at DICE’s latest. It turns out that while press and gamers have had to twiddle their thumbs, EA is showing it […]

  • Dragon Age lead creative moves onto mysterious new BioWare project

    Dragon Age creator David Gaider is leaving his baby behind. Dragon Age is a team effort, but Gaider was one of the key creatives behind the franchise, creating the setting of Thedas (which, I was recently amused to learn, is an acronym: “THE Dragon Age Setting”). He was lead writer on all three games and […]

  • Unity 5 available for free with “no fucking around”

    Unity 5 looks amazing, and you can download and faff about with it for free right now. “We’re not nickel-and-diming people. When we say it’s free, it’s free. We’re not charging a royalty, which I think is akin to looking for whales.” Unity Technologies announced the release of the fifth version of its popular, simple, […]

  • Five Nights at Freddy’s 3 may be the end of the series

    Five Nights at Freddy’s 3 released yesterday, and many fans theorise that it marks the end of the series. Five Nights at Freddy’s developer Scott Cawthon has released a new teaser image on his website, but rather than pointing to a new game, many fans believe the teaser signals the end of the series. The […]

  • Source 2 announced, will also be free

    Valve has formally unveiled Source Engine 2, the third major engine to go free to developers at GDC 2015. Source 2 is the successor to the engine Valve has been using since Counter-Strike: Source and Half-Life 2. Valve didn’t have much to say about the technicalities of this long-awaited release. It is apparently focused on […]

  • SteamVR: Valve’s Lighthouse tech allows you to walk around while playing

    SteamVR’s key differentiator is a piece of tech allowing headsets to connect with other devices for extra accurate, room-scale tracking. Valve has announced a new bit of technology called Lighthouse, which it is making freely available to any hardware manufacturer. Like the extra tracking LEDs on Sony’s updated Project Morpheus, Lighthouse improves the headset’s accuracy, […]

  • Steam Machines, Controller, streaming box to launch in November

    Steam Machines will finally become a reality before the end of the year. Valve’s living room PC systems will release in November, the company announced today. Well, I say Valve’s – the idea behind Steam Machines is that a number of manufacturers will offer variously priced systems. Alienware and Falcon Northwest are among the dozen […]

  • Telltale veterans form new team, announce teen thriller Oxenfree

    Oxenfree is a supernatural teen thriller from some of the team behind Telltale Games’ award-winning adventures. New indie Night School Studios unveiled Oxenfree at GDC 2015. It tells the story of a group of friends who accidentally open a “ghostly rift” at an overnight party on the coast. Night School, which is made up of […]

  • PS4 global sales now stand at over 20.2 million

    The PS4 has sold 20.2 million units worldwide. Sony announced the new PS4 sales milestone at GDC 2015 today. It’s a hell of an achievement and salt in the wounds for Microsoft, which hasn’t updated us on Xbox One sales since it shipped “almost” 10 million back in November last year, and has fallen back […]

  • PS4 VR headset Morpheus out in 2016, capable of 120 FPS – video

    Sony’s VR headset Project Morpheus has some impressive grunt. Virtual reality and Morpheus were the heart of Sony’s GDC 2015 presentation today, ahead of its newly announced first-half 2016 comemrcial launch. SCE Worldwide Studios boss Shuhei Yoshida detailed the headset’s impressive capabilities, notably the fact that it can handle 120 FPS VR games. The PS4 […]

  • Papo & Yo developer making a VR game about dinosaurs

    Some days you write a headline and it makes you so happy that that you have to do a little chair dance, you know what I mean? Papo & Yo developer Minority Media, whom I would personally go to the wall for after they cut out my heart and stomped on it via the medium […]

  • Wasteland 2, Shovel Knight and more in big ole bunch of indies coming to Xbox One

    Xbox One owners are about to receive a pile of great new indie games. At GDC 2015, Microsoft revealed a list of new indie games headed to Xbox One. Some of these titles have already released on other platforms, so it looks like Microsoft has really relaxed the parity clause of ID@Xbox – or perhaps […]

  • Here’s an indie VR game made with Unreal Engine 4

    GDC 2015 is blowing up with indie games, VR and Unreal Engine 4, so here’s a video combining all three. Loading Human is a virtual reality adventure from indie developer Untold Games. It’s in the works for Mac and PC, and Sony has given an early green light for Project Morpheus, too, so expect it […]

  • GTA Online: Daily Objectives and Adversary Mode coming next week

    Heists aren’t the only thing coming to GTA Online next week: players can also expect Adversary Modes, new Daily Objectives and other Freemode activities. GTA Online’s Adversary Modes are new PvP modes which feature a range of competitive challenges and will unlock as players progress through Heists. Here’s a rundown straight from Rockstar: Come Out […]

  • Syndicate is the latest free game download on Origin

    The latest free title to be added to EA’s Origin service is 1993′s Syndicate. For a limited time, you can download the game for free and keep it, much like previous titles such as Theme Hospital. The isometric, real-time, tactical-action game was developed by Bullfrog Productions and released in June 1993. It is a favorite […]

  • Ancient Labyrinth DLC for Lords of the Fallen now available

    The Ancient Labyrinth DLC for Lords of the Fallen is now available for PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. It will run you $7.99 and builds upon the existing lore, characters, and storyline. Have a look at some new screenshots in the gallery below.

  • Shadowrun Online gets a name change and release date

    Shadowrun Online developer Cliffhanger Productions has announced the game’s name has been changed to Shadowrun Chronicles: Boston Lockdown and a release date for April has been set. The new title was formed via the developer and its Kickstarter backers, with the goal being to let those unfamiliar with the game know by the title alone […]

  • Amazon hosting Rockstar and 2K Games sale

    Amazon is hosting a Rockstar Games and 2K Games sale with discounts Max Payne titles, Bully and more. Here’s just some of the offerings listed: Manhunt 2 PC Download $3.00 Max Payne 3 PC Download $4.00 Bully: Scholarship Edition PC Download $3.00 LA Noire Xbox 360 $2.95 L.A. Noire: The Complete Edition PC Download $6.00 […]

  • Destiny weekly reset video shows off Inferno Crucible gameplay

    We have a gameplay video featuring Inferno Crucible gameplay featured in the Destiny weekly reset for you. In it, Arekkz Gaming gives you a look at Inferno Crucible and goes over the various intricacies. You can read up on the weekly reset through the links.

  • Resident Evil: Revelations 2 Episode 2 available from today

    Episode 2 for Resident Evil: Revelations 2 is now available. If you’ve purchased the Complete Season, you’ll be able to download Episode 2 on PS3, PS4 and Xbox One. Steam players should see the episode go live around 9-10pm PST, and Xbox 360 owners should be able to download very early tomorrow morning, per Capcom […]

  • Here’s a sneak peek video for Warhammer: End Times – Vermintide

    Fatshark Games has released a sneak peek video for its upcoming Games Workshop title, Warhammer: End Times – Vermintide. Vermintide is a FPS, co-op action title coming to PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, and its set during the End Times of the Warhammer universe in the city of Ubersreik. Warhammer: End Times – Vermintide […]

  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare video shows Ascendance DLC early access weapon

    As you know, Xbox Season Pass holders now have early access to the Ascendance DLC Pack bonus weapons for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare. Now you can watch a trailer for the weapon. The OHM directed energy hybrid weapon can switch between an LMG and Shotgun “on the fly,” and it also includes the OHM-Werewolf […]

  • March PS Plus games include OlliOlli 2, Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty, more

    March PlayStation Plus titles have popped up on the PS Plus page. Noticed by NeoGAF user skynidas, the titles include: OlliOlli2 (PS4/VITA) Valiant Hearts: The Great War (PS4) Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty (PS4) Counterspy (PS4/PS3) Papo & Yo (PS3) Sherlock Holmes: Crimes and Punishment (PS3) A notice has also been posted on the EU PS […]

  • Sci-fi horror game Caffeine will release on Xbox One, PS4 alongside PC – new trailer

    Caffeine creator Dylan Browne has announced the Unreal Engine 4 game will be released on Xbox One. The game will be published through Microsoft’s Indie Program. As previously announced, it is also coming to PC and and now PlayStation 4. Caffeine is a sci-fi horror game which stars a young boy who has been abandoned […]

  • Xbox 360 Preview program invites going out this month

    Much like the Xbox One Preview program, starting early this month, invites for the Xbox 360 Preview program will start rolling out. Select invitees will be able to join program directly from their Xbox 360. A special Xbox Live message will be sent, directing users to head over to their Settings page. Further instructions are […]

  • Tron: Legacy director in negotiations for Gran Turismo film

    Tron: Legacy director Joseph Kosinski is said to be in early negotiations to direct the Gran Turismo film. This is according to the Hollywood Reporter, which states Michael De Luca is still slated as one of the producers alongside Matt Milam, Dana Brunetti, Josh Bratman, DeVon Franklin and Elizabeth Cantillon. Plot details are still unknown […]

  • Fifth add-on pack for Alien: Isolation is available for download

    The Trigger, which is is the fifth add-on pack for Alien: Isolation, is available to download from today. In it, players will “compete against the clock” across three new maps in Survivor Mode. Set before the events of the main game, players step into the shoes of Sevastopol Station’s Ricardo who will do what he […]

  • HBO Go app now available on PlayStation 4

    Sony has announced the HBO Go app will be made available for download later today for PlayStation 4. The app works just like the PS version. Now you can watch True Detective, Game of Thrones, Veep and more through your console. Information on installation is available through the PS Blog.

  • Skyrim mods no longer restricted to 100MB in size

    Bethesda has announced a beta for Creation Kit update 1.9.33, lifts the 100MB size restriction for Skyrim mod makers. The beta is for both Skyrim’s PC launcher and the Creation Kit which will allow for unlimited file sizes. Here are the notes: Creation Kit 1.9.33 Update Creation Kit now supports unlimited file sizes for mods […]

  • Mad Max release date set for September, PS3 and Xbox 360 versions canned

    Mad Max from Just Cause developer Avalanche Studios has been given a September release date, along with the new of a last-gen cancellation. The axing of the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 versions were announced via Game Informer. Mad Max is the magazine’s featured game for the April issue. Avalanche, according GI, nixed development on […]

  • MGS 5: The Phantom Pain out in September, Kojima “closing the loop” on saga

    Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain will be released in September, according to an IGN Italy video, which also features Hideo Kojima discussing “With Metal Gear Solid 5, I’m finally “closing the loop” on the Metal Gear saga. The video has since been removed, but an image cap of the date is posted above. […]

  • Forza Horizon 2 Rockstar Energy Car Pack now available

    The Rockstar Energy Car Pack for Forza Horizon 2 for Xbox One is available now, alongside the free car for March. The free car is the Acura Integra Type-R, and the Rockstar pack included the following vehicles: 2014 Volkswagen Beetle GRC 2015 Subaru WRX STI 1996 BMW 850CSi 2015 Jaguar XFR-S 1970 Volkswagen #1107 Desert […]

  • 3DS firmware update kills web browser exploit

    Nintendo has issued a 3DS firmware update which fixes a web browser exploit that was being used to run pirated Game Boy Color ROMs since January as well as inject code within downloadable games. Another piece of code, per Eurogamer, changed the setting on the handheld to make it region-free. The exploit was only available […]

  • Unreal Tournament video shows updated textures on Outpost 23

    The latest footage from Epic’s new Unreal Tournament has surfaced, and it shows off the game’s first high-textured map which is called Outpost 23. As you can see from Zaccubus’ video, its the same are which Epic showed in the flythrough video from last year, only with updated textures and some new areas outside. The […]

  • Final add-on for Sunset Overdrive arrives in April

    The final add-on for Sunset Overdrive, Dawn of the Rise of the Fallen Machines, will be released in April. On April 1 to be exact. No, that’s not an April Fool’s joke from Insomniac Games either. Below, you can watch a fist-look at the new story, area, and traversal mechanic.

  • Heroes of the Storm playable at EGX Rezzed

    Heroes of the Storm will be playable at EGX Rezzed. This will be the first UK public hands-on with the online team brawler. Blizzard will also host giveaways and friendly tournaments at its stand. Tickets for all three days of Rezzed are still available, and you can purchase a pass through the official website. EGX […]

  • PES 2015 Data Pack 4 coming next week with Winter Transfers, new faces

    Data Pack 4 for Pro Evolution Soccer 2015 has been dated, and it updates the game with Winter Transfers, new player faces, and additional stadiums. The latest free update contains real-time player transfers made within the January window, and player ratings have also been updated. Additionally, a number of improved likenesses to key players will […]

  • Here’s the changelog for Dragon Age: Inquisition Patch 5

    Notes for upcoming Patch 5 for Dragon Age: Inquisition have been posted, noting improvements to gameplay and stability, and the new features outlined back in early February. Along with the new party storage system added to the Undercroft at Skyhold, players also have the ability to adjust the size of subtitles. Below you will find […]

  • Game of Thrones, Mortal Kombat X, Batman mobile games on the way

    Warner Bros. has announced free-to-play mobile titles spanning its DC Comics, Mortal Kombat and Game of Thrones properties. The following five new games under development are: Mortal Kombat X from NetherRealm Studios: The game blends fighting and card collection with cinematic gameplay and Fatalities. Play as both classic and fighters, and if you own the […]

  • Win! Beta access to new MMORPG Skyforge and DLC worth $70

    We have ten Wrath of the Gods Founders Packs to giveaway for new RPG Skyforge, worth over $70. All you need to do to win a Wrath of the Gods pack is enter your details in the form below and we’ll pick 10 winners at random on Thursday, March 5, after 3pm GMT. Skyforge is […]

  • PC gaming expected to be worth $35 billion by 2018

    PC gaming is alive and well. In fact, it’s expected to be worth $35 billion by 2018. According to game-business group Open Gaming Alliance, the PC gaming industry is expected to grow beyond its current $26 billion worth and to a massive $35 billion by the year 2018. The information is based on data collected […]

  • Advanced Warfare: new patch adds new weapon, Master Prestige ranks, more

    Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare has received a new patch that gives season pass holders early access to a new weapon and everyone else a myriad of fixes and additions. The patch went live today on Xbox 360 and Xbox One, without any official notes. CharlieIntel reports that among the new additions is the new […]

  • Destiny’s end game and raids explained

    Destiny’s end game can be a bit obtuse to those not used to MMO games. Fear not, we’ve got a few quick tips on how to crack it. Arekkz Gaming has a video for new players of Destiny or those who are looking to brush up on their knowledge of the game. Today’s theme is […]

  • Capcom adds local co-op to Resident Evil: Revelations 2 on PC

    Following fan outrage over lack of local co-op support for the PC version of Resident Evil: Revelations 2, Capcom has now added it. Resident Evil: Revelations 2 now officially supports split-screen local co-op in both campaign and raid mode. The update is currently in beta on Steam, but anyone can opt-in to try it. Capcom […]

  • New Destiny glitch spawns infinite Thralls on Earth

    Destiny’s latest glitch spawns infinite Thralls to help fuel your bounty hunting and loot lust. The glitch is simple to replicate. You’ll need to start The Dark Within mission on Earth, on any difficulty. Then follow the steps in the video below (Via DualShockers) to get to an area out of the map. You’ll then […]

  • Battlefield 4 Winter Patch is here with new game mode, netcode improvements and more

    DICE has released the Winter Patch for Battlefield 4. The patch brings an eSports focus with new game mode Squad Obliteration and plenty more. Battlefield 4 Winter Patch is now live on all platforms. It’s just over 400MB on PC and 1.34GB on consoles. The patch adds new game mode Squad Obliteration and more customisation […]

  • HTC hopes to see Half-Life on VR headset Vive

    Vive manufacturer HTC said that it hopes to see Valve games, including Half-Life, on the virtual reality headset. Speaking to the BBC, HTC chairwoman Cher Wang said that Valve is keen on having its games available on the VR headset. “I think Valve’s best game is Dota, right, and Portal and [Team Fortress] and I […]