Daily Archives: June 10, 2011
Fri, Jun 10, 2011 | 23:48 BST
Modern Warfare 3′s Spec Ops Survival mode was playable at E3, and MTV got its hand on the upcoming shooter.
Fri, Jun 10, 2011 | 23:18 BST
Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker HD has a new control setup, and apparently, the addition of the second analog stick in the control scheme make for a better experience.
Fri, Jun 10, 2011 | 23:06 BST
After insisting that Fable: The Journey is not on rails in a interview earlier this week, Lionhead’s Peter Molyneux has tried to further clarify matters by stating that the game’s demo shown to the press has misrepresented what the gameplay entails.
Fri, Jun 10, 2011 | 22:56 BST
Square Enix has updated the official website for Final Fantasy Type-0, and along with the update came some new character renders and gameplay system details.
Fri, Jun 10, 2011 | 22:44 BST
Atlus has announced that ACE Team’s Rock of Ages will be released on August 31.
Fri, Jun 10, 2011 | 22:12 BST
A video interview with Tom Galt of Digital Extremes is posted below and in it, Galt chats about The Darkness II and how an ancient organization is out to steal the darkness away from our hero Jackie Estacado.
Fri, Jun 10, 2011 | 21:48 BST
“No, really not any new announcements to put on that. We know that it’s a huge thing out there. We have continued to do much R&D in the area, but we don’t have anything to announce right now.” – SCE Europe boss Andrew House on whether cross-game chat is still planned for PS3 or not despite Vita getting the tech (via CVG).
Sat, Jun 11, 2011 | 16:06 BST
Fri, Jun 10, 2011 | 20:53 BST
THQ’s Martin Good has said the firm isn’t too surprised over Wii U’s controller, because THQ released a similar peripheral last season called uDraw.
Fri, Jun 10, 2011 | 20:39 BST
Wii U may allow users to play their older Wii games on the system, but it won’t upscale the graphics, according to Nintendo.
Fri, Jun 10, 2011 | 20:21 BST
Far Cry 3′s lead narrative designer Jason Vandernberghe has said development on the game started immediately after Far Cry 2 was released in 2008, and that the game world itself has been in the works for the last four to five years.
Fri, Jun 10, 2011 | 19:47 BST
Fri, Jun 10, 2011 | 18:55 BST
Irrational has posted a video featuring Ken Levine explaining the use of skylines in BioShock Infinite.
Fri, Jun 10, 2011 | 18:41 BST
Speaking to GameTrailers: “I was on a panel with Tsunodo Kudo, and we were talking about Kinect Fun Labs, and he was saying they’re embracing a lot of the homebrew and hacker stuff that’s going on with Kinect. Generally speaking, when it comes to hackers, you want to embrace a lot of what they are doing instead of fighting it. I think the industry is slowly learning that.” – Cliff Bleszinski on seeing more user generated content options for Gears of War 3 (via Develop).
Fri, Jun 10, 2011 | 18:32 BST
The ESA has issued a report stating that purchases of digital full games and add-ons mad up 24 percent of game sales in 2010 and brought in $3.8 billion in revenue.
Fri, Jun 10, 2011 | 18:05 BST
Some direct feed E3 footage of Final Fantasy XIII-2 has been released and you can watch it below courtesy of Gamespot.
Fri, Jun 10, 2011 | 17:37 BST
THQ and Relic have released two lovely pieces of concept art for Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine. You can check it out below. If you’re feeling it, you should also watch the E3 trailer for the game featuring the Chaos faction. It’s rather groovy. Space Marine is due in September on PC, PS3 and Xbox 360.
Fri, Jun 10, 2011 | 17:17 BST
Fri, Jun 10, 2011 | 16:48 BST
Nintendo allowed folks to get some hands-on time with The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword during E3, and Destructiod was kind enough to film its time with the game’s demo.
Fri, Jun 10, 2011 | 16:32 BST
Ubisoft has announced bundles for Rocksmith, created via a partnership with Gibson, which will bundle Epiphone Les Paul Junior guitars with the game.