Sat, Aug 13, 2011 | 22:26 BST
Saturday Shorts: Sales, RAGE, matte 360, LoL, Indies, Kratos
It’s the last Saturday Shorts post before gamescom, and to prepare ourselves for hell week, we’ve decided to drink ourselves stupid. Not like we had far to go in the first place.
- Loads of places with a list of sales today. There’s even a buy Minecraft get another copy free incentive going on. Get your lists here, here, and here.
- A second Elder Scrolls novel is expected in September.
- Microsoft is making the transition from glossy black to matte black on all Xbox 360s. You want shine? Best go get in line.
- The cutscenes in the God of War PSP Collection have been re-rendered at 1080p.
- The Swiss Christian Police Association wants The Darkness II banned in Switzerland due to the game showing police officers being murdered.
- RAGE will use Steamworks.
- GamePron has posted its weekly screenshot dump. Have a look see.
- Some DotA 2 artwork showing 5 v 5 lovin’ has popped up. Thanks, Wyk.
- Have a look at Talon, the Shadow’s Blade Champion in League of Legends. Thanks, Anjiro.
- Want to hear a few tracks from Dead Island? Sure you do.
- Ve3tro has posted a video of the guys playing the Resistance 3 beta.
- Namco has released the first trailer for its adventure dungeon RPG Madoka Magica.
- There’s a new trailer out for Once Upon a Monster, showing shiny happy people having fun with Kinect.
- The Indie Games Summer Uprising schedule has been released.
- More Eve Online players have stolen in-game money, this time worth over 1 tillion ISK.
- Ubisoft has announced Puzzler Mind Gym 3D, which is a daily program of brain exercises and puzzles.