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Uncharted 3 to be playable in “high-resolution stereoscopic 3D”

Thursday, 9 December 2010 17:23 GMT By Stephany Nunneley

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Naughty Dog has posted over on the US PS Blog not only the teaser for Uncharted 3 you saw on EW’s site and through our earlier post, but the news that the game will be playable in “high-resolution stereoscopic 3D”.

According to the firm’s community strategist Arne Meyer,  Drake’s new adventure contains a storyline which will “take you all over the world”.

In Drake’s Deception, our hero will be searching for the “Atlantis of the Sands”, with Sully rumored to be in the “heart of the Arabian Desert. But when terrible secrets of this lost city are uncovered, their journey becomes a desperate bid for survival that will force Drake to confront his deepest fears.”

“Throughout Uncharted 3, you’ll be taken to spectacular new locations around the globe,that will showcase all of the work we’ve taken on to take acclaimed physics, particle and visual effects to a new level, said Meyer.

“Competitive and co-op multiplayer will return as a key ingredient to the Uncharted 3 package, where all of the new features we have planned will combine with our signature single-player cinematic gameplay to create a unique action-adventure multiplayer experience that can only be found in the Uncharted universe.”

Here’s a list of features from the press release:

Key Features:

  • Bigger set pieces and more explosive adventure, driven by Naughty Dog’s signature storytelling and cinematic presentation.
  • Competitive and co-op multiplayer return with brand new experiences and massively expanded feature sets. The UNCHARTED universe provides online players with a unique Action Adventure multiplayer experience, bringing the cinematic elements of the single-player campaign into multiplayer.
  • Nathan Drake can now take on opponents in more ways than before: hand-to-hand combat with multiple opponents, contextual melee attacks, and new stealth options. UNCHARTED 3: Drake’s Deception also features expanded and diverse traversal moves with deep gunplay.
  • Naughty Dog introduces new physics, visuals, and environmental effects. UNCHARTED 3: Drake’s Deception features new innovations in sand, fire, smoke, and water dynamics and effects. UNCHARTED 3: Drake’s Deception will be playable in Stereoscopic 3D.

More information on the game is expected to be released in the December 17 issue of Entertainment Weekly along with the official world premiere at the VGAs on Saturday evening.

Uncharted 3 is confirmed for a 2011 release.

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35 Comments

  1. Erthazus

    High Resolution? Oh yes. I think i will connect my Ps3 this time to my monitor and will play it.

    Now that is going to be a blast. I hope that they won’t screw up the graphics just because of the high resolution.

    #1 4 years ago
  2. Crysis

    Late Night with Jimmy Fallon will host the first live gameplay demonstration of Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception on Monday, December 13th.
    @1, They make 3D monitors now? Or does Nvidia vision compatible monitors work with non pc things? Or do you have a 3D tv that you use as a monitor?

    #2 4 years ago
  3. Erthazus

    @2 *facepalm* Oh lol… Companies make 3D monitors like for 2-3 years already. but really its started like 10 years ago in 3D
    Nvidia is the first in 3D. I bought my 3D monitor in 2009 with Nvidia 3D Vision.

    It’s hillarious that some people think that sony is FIRST in this when 3D games like Resident Evil, Batman:Arkham Asylum and etc. are long time in production in 3D

    first videocard that supported 3D was 8800 GTS with 3D Vision driver

    #3 4 years ago
  4. Virginityrocks

    3d monitors have been around since like, 1995. The console gaming scene lags behind PC by up to a decade. PC has had games in well over 1080p for about 12 years now, and online gaming on the PC started around 1996.

    #4 4 years ago
  5. NoxNoctisUmbra

    Well if you put it that way, Nvidia made first 3D for PC games, SONY for Console games.

    Also @1, make sure the HDMI on your Screen supports 3D. Some monitors do work with Nvidia 3D, but wont work with HDMI for Bluray and PS3.

    #5 4 years ago
  6. mattrobbo670

    so 3d monitors can run 3d ps3 games

    #6 4 years ago
  7. Crysis

    @3, I knew Nvidia Vision has been out for several years, but i’m not a computer geek so i wouldn’t know that those compatible monitors work with the PS3 the same way the new tv sets do(same as mattrobbo670), i knew Samsung had 3dtv sets out a while before Sony did.

    #7 4 years ago
  8. Erthazus

    @7 you don’t need to be a geek to know that. http://www.nvidia.com and there is everything about 3D.

    #8 4 years ago
  9. Jensen6

    awesome. ’nuff said

    #9 4 years ago
  10. Crysis

    @8, Australia’s not listed D: no idea how to get pass that page :( (jkn ofc) I’ll just click USA/Canada…
    Still can’t find any info related to non pc 3D on that page…
    Also the 1st 3D monitor released in Australia was in January this year, so anything else prior would have flied right by me.

    #10 4 years ago
  11. theevilaires

    O.M.Goodness I just creamed my pants. For the guys here who haven’t had the opportunity to experience 3D in a controlled environment (your home….not at the store) then you’re missing out on one of the neatest things to happened to gaming this gen.

    CoD:BO looks amazing in 3D. The guy pops out of the screen so real and when you aim down your sight it feels like you’re holding the gun in real life. G1GAHURTZ suck it up and wear the glasses I know you’re going flip out when you play CoD like that.

    Super Stardust HD: Best twin stick shooter is 50 million times better in 3D enough said.

    GT5 in 3D is the next best thing than driving the car in real life yourself. Enjoy GT5 without the 3D for the rest of the year then go out and buy a 3D TV Jan 2011. Play GT5 in 3D then go tell your friends SONY just released another GT because that’s how much different of a game it is. Then pat yourself on the back for listening to me.

    UC3 in 3D…..Will make M$ rushed their next console to market asap because it will absolutely make the 360 irrelevant after 2011. Thats how good 3D gaming is and I’m so glad UC3 is getting that treatment. There are many games I would love to go back in play in native 3D if I could but I’m hoping after the industry sees what Naughty Dog can do they will follow the leader in this industry and start making their games in native 3D too.

    #11 4 years ago
  12. Quiiick

    “Deception” means being “betrayed/dishonestly or unfairly treated”, right? (English is not my native language.)

    #12 4 years ago
  13. Crysis

    It means lie, or trick.
    To make someone believe something that is not true.

    #13 4 years ago
  14. theevilaires

    ^ Yup. And that screen shot is a deception too because I doubt the whole game will be set in the desert. Remember the train portion of UC2 (SPOILERS FOR THOSE WHO HAVEN’T PLAYED IT YET: GARRATT) as it traversed from the jungle city to the mountains of Shambala. This game will have many different places to explore.

    Remember this is on a Blu Ray….not a DVD ;)

    #14 4 years ago
  15. Crysis

    The PS3 slim should of had a BD drive upgrade, installing before playing for the first time is a nuisance, but it’s the same upgrade to DVD as DVD was to CD, unfortunately the original drives in the PS3 weren’t powerful enough to properly stream HD content.

    #15 4 years ago
  16. osric90

    Shit, I wanted 1080p, not stereoscopic 3D. Hope when this is unabled 1080p is possible…or even the old 720p but with lots of filters, effects, maybe a little grain here and there… Other things that gives the game a better texture. Uncharted2 was perfect, it will be hard to beat that mark.

    #16 4 years ago
  17. Michael O’Connor

    In high resolution? Oh wow, that’s so revolutionary! *roles eyes* All that really matters is whether the game plays any good or not.

    I couldn’t care less if it was 1080p, 480p, or running on a 300ft projector, as long as the gameplay is up to scratch. This is Uncharted and Naughty Dog, so I doubt that’ll be a problem.

    #17 4 years ago
  18. Erthazus

    “In high resolution? Oh wow, that’s so revolutionary! *roles eyes* All that really matters is whether the game plays any good or not.”

    Same goes to resolution. It’s important for the Naughty Dog vision.
    and it’s a technical achievement for the outdated console

    #18 4 years ago
  19. Anders

    @14: Brilliant deduction. Then again, that is said outright in the USA Today article published earlier.

    #19 4 years ago
  20. Gekidami

    ^ It also says so on the blog;
    “the return of famed fortune hunter Nathan Drake and follows him through a gripping, action-packed storyline that will take you all over the world”…

    #20 4 years ago
  21. Erthazus

    @Geki, i’m not sure that Drake will be in Japan, China, Russia, India :D it’s too much awesomeness.

    #21 4 years ago
  22. The Hindle

    You know that plane may be a level, maybe youre on the plane as its going down?

    #22 4 years ago
  23. theevilaires

    ^ so true remember the (SPOILER ALERT FOR PEOPLE WHO HAVEN’T BEEN BOTHERED TO START THIS GAME YET: GARRATT) section where you had to get out the train before it fell of the cliff?! O.M.Goodness I can’t wait to play this game in 3D! Imagine debris coming at you in 3D while the plane is ripping to parts as its going down.

    I’m telling you guys get a fucking 3D tv its worth it.

    #23 4 years ago
  24. spiderLAW

    TEA whats ur email?

    #24 4 years ago
  25. tontsa91

    Please don’t ruin my most anticipated game with 3D… please Sony…

    #25 4 years ago
  26. theevilaires

    theevilaires@hotmail.com DUDE HURRY ASAP!

    #26 4 years ago
  27. Gekidami

    ^ I gonna totally sign up to as many porn sites as possible with that e-mail address.

    Nah, i wont, but you shouldnt give out your e-mail address to everyone.

    #27 4 years ago
  28. theevilaires

    ^ I never use it anyway. Trust me I know shit loads of XBOTS on here will go out of there way and do it. O’Connor of course leading the herd. Spider hurry up dude!

    #28 4 years ago
  29. spiderLAW

    sent dude

    #29 4 years ago
  30. OrbitMonkey

    If I start saving now, I should have enough for a decent 3d tv in time for this :D

    #30 4 years ago
  31. spiderLAW

    why not Geki?
    iamdbz@hotmail.com is mine

    #31 4 years ago
  32. KBST

    @6 No, standard 3d (or 120hz) pc-monitors are not compatible with consoles and 3d blu ray players. They cannot transmit the signal properly. The first monitor that is compatible with 3d multimedia stuff (and also comes with a pair of glasses) is the Acer HS244HQ, available by the end of the month for 400 Euro.

    #32 4 years ago
  33. xxJPRACERxx

    I don’t want to burst your bubble Erthazus but I don’t think the PS3 is compatible with 3D Vision.

    #33 4 years ago
  34. albo88

    i thing this guy theevilaires is a fucking ignorant but really with the real meaning of the world lmfao

    CoD:BO looks amazing in 3D. The guy pops out of the screen so real and when you aim down your sight it feels like you’re holding the gun in real life.

    ahahahahahahahahahahaha

    #34 4 years ago
  35. Dr.Ghettoblaster

    Tell ya what. When I get my 3D TV in a year or so, this feature will be AWESOME. You know Naughty Dog always has to outdo themselves.

    #35 4 years ago

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    Two new Pokemon are now available for Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire through the official Pokemon website’s special event. You can pick up the fire, fighting type Pokemon Emboar from January 28 – November 30, per IGN, using the special code POKEMON500. Enter it into the Mystery Gift section from the main game menu to […]

  • Fight demons, save the world in The Awakened Fate Ultimatum this March

    A new set of videos for The Awakened Fate Ultimatum have been released by NIS America, showing off the roguelike RPG coming to PlayStation 3. In the game, player will guide a high school student named Shin Kamikaze as he comes to term with being a god. After having a dream featuring a girl talking […]

  • You can now pick up Heroes of Might & Magic 3 HD Edition on PC, tablets

    Heroes of Might & Magic 3 HD Edition is now available on PC as well as Android and iOS tablets. The fifteen year-old title has been revamped in full HD and includes the seven original campaign scenarios and 48 skirmish maps. Local multiplayer mode, a map editor and a Steam lobby are also included.

  • 50 finalists for Bohemia Interactive’s Make Arma Not War contest announced

    The 50 finalists for Bohemia Interactive’s €500,000 Make Arma Not War contest have been announced, after the firm combed through over 250 entries. Finalists chosen in the single-player category were chosen by Arma 3 players, and the add-on and multipkayer entries were selected by Bohemia Interactive. Winners for the next round will be evaluated by […]

  • Here’s a new batch of gruesome Killing Floor 2 screenshots

    Tripwire Interactive has released a new batch of screenshots for Killing Floor 2. The screens show various weapons as well as a variety of Zeds ready to tear you to shreds. Killing Floor 2 is slated for release this year on PC and PlayStation 4. It will also be made available for SteamOS.

  • Hatred is now available for pre-order, new video released

    Hatred is now available for pre-order through the game’s official website. There are two editions to choose from: Digital version with the official game soundtrack for €16.66; or the Digital version with the game soundtrack and a T-shirt for €36.66. The second edition is limited to 1,485 units. Hatred, which was handed an AO rating […]

  • This The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D TV spot is sort of creepy

    With The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D arriving on the first Friday the 13th of the year, it’s only fitting Nintendo would release a slightly creepy TV spot for it. The game’s concept is rather dark, and while it the commercial isn’t too creeptastic, for as short as it is the message is conveyed […]

  • GTA 5 “documentary” chronicles the life of a Tennis Pro

    Here’s another user created video featuring footage from GTA 5, but this one is a documentary instead of crazy stunts, mayhem and face-plants. Created by Bombastic Gamer Films, the documentary delves into the life of Tennis Pro Andreas Schmovakovic, who is both the “greatest player in the world, and the worst.” It’s rather good honestly. […]

  • World of Tanks Xbox 360 updated with console exclusive Pacific Island map, JapaneseChi-Nu Kai tank

    World of Tanks: Xbox 360 Edition has been updated with a new and exclusive console-only map called “Pacific Island”, which also comes with a Japanese tank. Players will be able to wreck havoc in their very own Japanese Chi-Nu Kai tank, which ca be picked up through the in-game store for Tier 5. It tank […]

  • Here’s the first trailer for OlliOlli 2: Welcome to Olliwood

    Roll 7 has released the first trailer for OlliOlli2: Welcome to Olliwood. Gameplay in the second outing will include ramps, jumps and hills, allowing for plenty of air and split level routes. It comes with a deeper combo system with Manuals, Reverts, Revert Manuals and Grind Switching. The ‘Tricktionary’ has also been updated with new […]

  • Learn all about the single-player mode in this Evolve video

    A video showing off the single-player portion of Evolve has been released by 2K and Turtle Rock. All content in the game can be played in either online multiplayer or offline in single-player. The video below contains two matches of Defend mode played from both the Monster and Hunter perspective. AI obviously takes on the […]

  • Super Smash Bros. Wii U update comes with 15 extra stages

    An update for Super Smash Bros. Wii U has been released, and it comes with 15 new stages for the 8-player mode. The update, version 1.0.2., is 316MB in size and the stages are split with nine normal stages and six Omega stages. Here’s the list: Regular stages Animal Crossing – Smashville Animal Crossing – […]

  • Nintendo US eShop update includes Metroid Prime Trilogy, Code Name: S.T.E.A.M. demo

    Nintendo has updated the North American end of the eShop with the Metroid Prime Trilogy, Shadow of the Ninja on Virtual Console and a demo for Code Name: S.T.E.A.M. Here’s your update: Metroid Prime: Trilogy – Wii U Rock ’N Racing Off Road – Wii U Frenchy Bird – Wii U Code Name: S.T.E.A.M. – […]

  • Battlefield Hardline open beta takes place next week on all systems

    Details and dates for the Battlefield Hardline open multiplayer beta were announced by EA and Visceral Games today. From February 3-8, the beta will be available to all players worldwide on Origin for PC, PlayStation 3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One. You’ll notice that the dates coincide with the Microsoft slip up earlier in […]

  • Transistor, Yakuza 4, Thief headline February PS Plus offerings

    Sony has announced your free PlayStation Plus games for the month of February. Come February 3 in North America and February 4 in Europe, Plus members on both side of the pond will be gifted with the following: Transistor (PS4) Apotheon (PS4) Yakuza 4 (PS3) Thief (PS3) Rogue Legacy (PS Vita|PS4|PS3) Kick & Fennick (PS […]

  • Life is Strange launch trailer and final dev diary released

    With the first episode of Life is Strange releasing tomorrow, Dontnod Entertainment has released the last developer diary for the title as well as the launch trailer. Titled Creating Arcadia Bay, the video provides more information on the licensed soundtrack as well as the voice actors behind Max and Chloe. It also touches upon how […]

  • LEGO Jurassic World and LEGO Marvel’s Avengers out this year

    LEGO Jurassic World and LEGO Marvel’s Avengers have been announced by Warner Bros., the former was outed by Toys R Us and then teased at the end of LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham, if you recall. LEGO Jurassic World encompasses all four Jurassic Park films and will be made available in June for 3DS, PC, […]

  • Pokemon, Super Smash Bros. top Nintendo’s million units sales list for Q3

    Nintendo has posted a list of titles which have sold millions of units as part of its quarter three earnings release. Global unit sales of 3DS titles for the nine months ending December 31, 2014: Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire: 9.35 million (life-to-date, same) Super Smash Bros.: 6.19 million (life-to-date, same) Tomodachi Life: 2.11 […]

  • How to take a screenshot on Xbox One: a lesson in frustration

    Trying to do just one simple thing seems to have 360 steps with Microsoft – why is the Xbox One’s functionality such a car crash? “The Xbox One’s definition of usability is in fact the exact opposite – this is a console designed to make life inconvenient for its players unless they sign up for […]

  • Game of Thrones’ Westeros is being made in Minecraft by 125 people

    WesterosCraft, the project dedicated to creating the entirety of Game of Thrones’ Westros has resurfaced. There are more than a few ambitious Minecraft projects, but hardly any as impressive as WesterosCraft. We first came across it all the way back in January 2013, but it looks much better now. “I would say the world is […]

  • Dying Light exploit gives you unlimited money and items

    Dying Light has been out for just over a day and an infinite money and item exploit is already out there. A simple exploit has been discovered in Dying Light that lets you duplicate weapons, all of which you can sell for profit. Win/ win. YouTuber PowerPyx lays out the steps in the handy video […]

  • Sunset Overdrive concept art is as jovial as the game itself

    Sunset Overdrive is a colourful game which is partly due to its concept art. The concept art featured below is created by Vaughan Ling, one of the concept artsists who worked on Sunset Overdrive. Anyone who’s played the game will immediately recognise the locations, weapons, character designs and general atmosphere of the game through these. […]

  • Get an extended look at the PS4 version of Project CARS

    The PlayStation 4 version of Project CARS has been shown in 1080p 60fps. The video below is captured by racing game enthusiasts Team VVV from a preview build. You can see different racing disciplines being demonstrated here, on different circuits. The game’s impressive visuals get even better when the weather gets worse.

  • Battle Pod is the Star Wars arcade game you’ve waited your whole life for

    Star Wars: Battle Pod is an arcade game that lets you replay the battles of the original trilogy, and features an incredible cockpit. If you’ve never played a game at an arcade before, Star Wars: Battle Pod will definitely be the one to change your mind. It’s an arcade cabinet out of a classic Star […]

  • CoD Exo Zombies: how to unlock the Ride of the Valkyries Easter egg

    To no one’s surprise, Exo Zombies mode in Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare has some Easter eggs. The first Exo Zombies Easter egg, of surely many more to come, has been discovered. It’s a musical one that involves Richard Wagner’s Ride of the Valkyries. How you unlock it is not as convoluted as you might […]

  • Dying Light is sub-1080p on Xbox One, full 1080p on PS4 – report

    Early analysis of Dying Light on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One has revealed a few technical details about both ports. Digital Foundry has produced some analysis of both the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One ports of Dying Light based on some early testing. Both versions manage a solid 30 frames-per-second, only dipping below that in […]

  • Battlefield 4 Second Assault DLC free to all EA Access members

    EA is offering Battlefield 4′s Second Assault expansion free to anyone with an active EA Access subscription. Anyone with an active subscription to EA Access can download the Second Assault expansion pack for Battlefield 4 starting January 29 and through February 28, free of charge. All you need to do is find it on the […]

  • The Witcher 3 is getting optimised, but no visual downgrade

    The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is in the final stages of development and developer CD Projekt RED is making sure optimisation work doesn’t impact the game’s visuals. The Witcher 3 art producer, Michal Stec, spoke to Eternity in an interview and was asked whether the team will downgrade the visuals to get better performance. “No. […]

  • Can’t download Dying Light on PS4? Here’s a fix

    If you’ve bought Dying Light on PS4 and you’re having trouble downloading it, you’re not alone. Here’s how to beat the bug. Techland’s Dying Light is stumbling out of the blocks a little this week, with many PS4 users experiencing problems with their full-game downloads. A bug’s to blame. Your console thinks you’ve already installed […]

  • What The Witcher 3 owes to Skyrim – and how it surpasses it

    The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt owes more than a nod to Bethesda’s Skyrim. I went to see The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, and had a great time. I went in a fan of the books but not very experienced with the first two games. I came out with The Witcher 3 top of my gaming […]

  • Dragon’s Dogma Online has great monsters

    Dragon’s Dogma Online looks pretty rad – an undesirable quality in a game unlikely to come west, from our perspective. The first Dragon’s Dogma trailer was released this afternoon; admire its beauty below. The free to play online RPG was announced for PC, PlayStation 3 and PS4 overnight, but Capcom doesn’t intend to bring it […]

  • Xenoblade Chronicles X map about five times the size of last game’s

    Xenoblade Chronicles X is not a small game. This week’s Famitsu has a feature on Xenoblade Chronicles X giving some details on Monolith Soft’s next RPG and first Wii U game. According to Siliconera‘s translation of reports on the feature, the game’s map is about five times the size of that in Xenoblade Chronicles. The […]

  • Take on Mars expected to hit beta in April

    Take on Mars, the space sim from Bohemia Interactive will soon be reader for wider consumption. According to a new Take on Mars development roadmap, the sim will go into beta at the start of April, with full release expected in June. The project is currently available via Steam early Access, but between now and […]

  • Can you guess the next Mortal Kombat X character reveal from this fatality audio clip?

    Mortal Kombat X will have at least one very liquid-sounding fatality. NetherRealm is revealing Mortal Kombat X’s cats one character at a time, and has promised a new reveal during a community Twitch stream tomorrow. It also provided the following teaser video – it’s audio only, and apparently taken from a fatality sequence. What’s your […]

  • Nintendo Creators Program now recruiting YouTubers – PewDiePie, others weigh-in

    Nintendo has opened a Creators Program designed to ensure creators get a slice of ad revenue from videos featuring Nintendo assets, and some prominent YouTubers aren’t pleased with the company. Update “What Nintendo are missing out on completely is the free exposure and publicity that they get from YouTube,” wrote Felix Kjellberg (PewDiePie) on his […]

  • Xbox Live issues under investigation

    Can’t sign into Xbox Live? Microsoft is on the case. Xbox 360 and Xbox One users report being unable to sign in to Xbox Live. Microsoft is already aware of and working on the problem. “Our team is hard at work right now trying to get this resolved. Thank you for staying patient while we […]

  • Make money from your non-Valve mods with Steam Workshop

    Valve has opened the money-making side of Steam Workshop to third-party titles, giving enterprising modders more ways to make money. Steam now hosts curated Workshops for Dungeon Defenders: Eternity and Chivalry: Medieval Warfare, the first non-Valve games to support the scheme. What that means is that community members can create, vote on and eventually even […]

  • Check out DmC: Devil May Cry’s new manual lock-on

    DmC: Devil may Cry developer Ninja Theory has released a video showing off the new, controversial lock-on mode. The new manual lock-on is causing quite a stir, although its reception is probably better than the white-wigged Dante who makes fans even more upset than the original makeover. “The primary purpose of this video is to […]

  • Dragon Quest Heroes looks pretty fun

    Dragon Quest Heroes is yet another Omega Force take on an existing property – like Hyrule Warriors or the One Piece games. And it looks pretty sweet. We haven’t heard much from Dragon Quest Heroes here in the west because it hasn’t been confirmed for release outside Japan. This isn’t terribly surprising as we still […]

  • Square Enix to reveal new PS4 game this weekend

    Square Enix is doing something pretty mysterious right now. The Final Fantasy publisher is teasing something called Project Code Z. The project, which Square Enix is tweeting about in Japanese, English and German, is due for reveal at Tokaigi 2015 on Saturday. It’s a PS4 game, but that’s all we know. There’s a website you […]

  • Tetris has crowned its first known western Grand Master

    Tetris fans have a new western champion. Tetris is one of those gaming obsessions that goes much deeper than you might expect. For example, did you know that some versions of the game assess your performance and over you the chance to become a “grand master”? Turns out that’s a thing, and according to Polygon […]

  • Ken Levine’s next game teased as “sci-fi-ish” small, open-world RPG

    A series of tweets from BioShock creator Ken Levine has shed a sliver of light upon his next project. According to Levine he and his team are considering something a bit sci-fi and contemplating first-person mode. The team is developing the game for PC with a large in scope, expandable, systems-based narrative where more can […]

  • Become a lynx in new Shelter 2 trailer

    Shelter 2 casts players in the role of a lynx, which makes for quite a different experience to the badger of the first game. The first Shelter game had you evading predators, but in the second, you becomes one yourself. That doesn’t mean there are no dangers to face, of course. Judging by the trailer […]

  • Why King of Fighters 13 isn’t coming back to Evo

    Evo, the premiere western fighting game tournament, has dropped support for a few previously favoured titles. King of Fighters 13 had a loyal following, but isn’t featured in the Evo 2015 line-up. “Many things go into what games makes it to Evo, but the most obvious one is, ‘Is the community playing this game?’” Evo […]