Drake strikes gold: Uncharted 3 reviews go live

Monday, 24 October 2011 16:37 GMT By Johnny Cullen

With the reviews embargo now lifted, scores have started to drop in for Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception before next week’s release. Are the ratings as high as Uncharted 2? Signs point to yes.

It’s all looking candy so far, having already hit 93 on MetaCritic, two points behind UC2. Get the full lot so far below.

If you have a link you want us to add, chuck it in the comments.

Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception launches in the US next Tuesday, and in the UK and Europe next Wednesday for PlayStation 3.


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  1. moargamezpleeze

    So pumped for this!

    #1 3 years ago
  2. AHA-Lambda

    really looking forward to this but unfortunately tooo many damned games!! =(

    i’ll need to get this for xmas probly

    #2 3 years ago
  3. Anders

    Any word on when the Skyrim reviews will go live?

    #3 3 years ago
  4. Erthazus

    I can’t leave this for Xmas. I preordered LIMITED EDITION and i’m happy about it.

    I bought Uncharted 2:LE and this is no different.

    Love the series a lot.

    #4 3 years ago
  5. Colin Gallacher

    2011 is an incredible year for games and a terrible year for my wallet :D

    #5 3 years ago
  6. Johnny Cullen

    @3 – No word.

    #6 3 years ago
  7. Erthazus

    Hmm… Interesting. There are no 10/10 scores. thats impossible, or Sony forgot to pay them.

    #7 3 years ago
  8. daytripper

    @4 same

    #8 3 years ago
  9. StolenGlory

    Cannot wait for this, although as Colin alludes; my wallet has pretty much taken a comprehensive pounding these past few weeks.

    Perhaps I should guilt-request it from a long-lost relative for chrimbo or something.

    #9 3 years ago
  10. flebotomo – 9.5/10

    #10 3 years ago
  11. tdrules

    @7 TheSixthAxis gave it 10/10, and they’re not the kind of site that is paid off.

    #11 3 years ago
  12. distraet

    Gamers Globe: – 8/10 (Danish)

    #12 3 years ago
  13. Christopher Jack

    IGN’s Greg Miller gave it a perfect 10/10, with full marks in each category.
    If it weren’t Uncharted, you’d have to be sceptical of any console review from Greg, being a clear PlayStation fanboy & all…

    This will probably be the second highest rated game of the year right after Arkham City.

    #13 3 years ago
  14. Detale

    Eurogamer have gone for an 8. Controversial?

    #14 3 years ago
  15. Erthazus

    I know for sure that Uncharted 3 is a great game or even a masterpiece, but there is too much controversy about it’s scores to be honest.

    #15 3 years ago
  16. Sadismek

    I don’t get it why Eurogamer gave it an 8. Anyway, I bet Uncharted 3 is something special. Can’t wait for it.

    #16 3 years ago
  17. jaydee21 10/10 (5th in its history)

    #17 3 years ago
  18. El_MUERkO

    EG gave it an 8 because they’re review scoring system only has two scores 7 or 8.

    #18 3 years ago
  19. Anders

    @16: Read the review, and maybe you’ll find out.

    #19 3 years ago
  20. Detale

    Agreed. Reading the Eurogamer review I actually thought it was going to score lower, the reviewer seemed concerned about the scripted nature of some of the set pieces. To be honest I’ve been sold on this game since I finished Uncharted 2 so reviews aren’t really going to sway me anyway. Need to get some quality time with Batman before this arrives too…

    #20 3 years ago
  21. Hell-Raiser-85 – 9.5

    #21 3 years ago
  22. GuerrillaDawg


    #22 3 years ago
  23. Sneak-Out gives 10/10´s-deception/

    #23 3 years ago
  24. Edo

    #13 “If it weren’t Uncharted…” did you play the game!?

    #24 3 years ago
  25. Razor



    We shall see, Eurogamer. We shall see.

    #25 3 years ago
  26. Sadismek

    @19 Yeah, I’ve read it, don’t worry lol :P

    #26 3 years ago
  27. Christopher Jack

    @24, I don’t have to play it to know that it’s 100% Uncharted. :S

    #27 3 years ago
  28. varsas

    What’s wrong with 8? It’s more of the same so that seems reasonable to me since there hasn’t been much innovation regarding the gameplay. The Batman games are a good gauge: AC has improved and expanded significantly on the first instalments as UC2 did on UC1 but UC3 is mostly UC2 with a new story and further polishing and tweaking.

    #28 3 years ago
  29. moobs007

    another perfect 10 from IncGamers (f’ing pimp review as well. that site should be bigger. no bullshit).

    #29 3 years ago
  30. pontxo (Spain) 9,4/10

    #30 3 years ago
  31. HeavyD-Love

    IGN gave it perfect 10′s across the board!

    #31 3 years ago
  32. loki

    Eurogaimer total idiots. They proved it again

    #32 3 years ago
  33. TraceableX

    Looks promising. Another awesome adventure.

    #33 3 years ago
  34. JohnSnafu

    Swedish magazine Level gave it a 10 out of 10.

    #34 3 years ago
  35. OnkelMaik 9,5/10

    #35 3 years ago
  36. Kigaroth

    GameReactor Norway gave it 9/10

    #36 3 years ago
  37. Fin


    Yeah man I hate it when journalists have a differing opinion! Bastards!

    #37 3 years ago
  38. MrMactox

    Eurogamer Benelux is going with a 9/10

    #38 3 years ago
  39. K-V-C

    aw mw3, saints row 3, battlefield 3, deus ex human revolution hr 3, fear 3 and now uncharted 3 damm im gonna be broke this winter..!!!

    #39 3 years ago
  40. daytripper

    @32 rather read their opinions than some of your childish fanboy shite from the past.

    #40 3 years ago

    That IGN review is ridiculous.

    #41 3 years ago
  42. daytripper

    @41 have to admit it got me more excited than i was previously. not fussy on the multiplayer but cannot wait for single player.

    #42 3 years ago
  43. OrbitMonkey

    Another bout of Dude Raider *yawn*, the insipid child of a bunk up between Gears, Prince of Persia & Indiana Jones. Trying desperately to be as good as its parents and failing on all fronts….
    Only kidding!! I fucking love this series!! Uncharted was the teason I bought a fatboy 40 gig ps3 & kissed my 360 goodbye. Cannot wait :D

    #43 3 years ago
  44. De-mon

    Vandal (Spain) – 9.6

    #44 3 years ago
  45. Erthazus

    Don’t worry. Modern Warfare 3 will score 10/10 from everyone. (I will be very surprised if not. :D)

    @OrbitMonkey, HOW THE F… you bought 40GB fatboy if at that time there was no uncharted 2 if i’m not mistaken. :D

    #45 3 years ago

    IGN say it’s a flawless game.

    10 for everything?

    Not a single bad point??

    I’m sceptical.

    It doesn’t seem to match up with EG’s opinion, either.

    #46 3 years ago
  47. daytripper

    just checked who reviewed it (ign), its gregg miller, a sony arse kisser to say the least. the game looks fucking great though and cant wait, i wish it was out tommorow!

    #47 3 years ago
  48. OrbitMonkey

    @Erthazus, I got the 40gig after watching the trailer for Uncharted… Loved the series ever since. It pretty much ticks all my male wish fulfilment boxes :)

    #48 3 years ago
  49. TraceableX

    EG is shit anyway. AC fanboys.

    MGS4 got 8/10 from them.

    #49 3 years ago
  50. eloix

    That’s a lot of great reviews.

    #50 3 years ago
  51. daytripper

    8/10 for MGS4 seems fair to me, people make out 8/10 is a terrible score (like the gears 3 farce with eg giving a 8).

    it is a good score for any game.

    #51 3 years ago
  52. freedoms_stain

    It wouldn’t surprise me if Uncharted 3 was “flawless” tbh. The only complaint I had about Uncharted 2 was its linearity and scripting, but those are perfectly valid design choices and any complaint I had would be purely subjective in my preference for a bit more in the way of freedom and exploration.

    I suppose if you took a purely objective look at the game in terms of the goals Naughty Dog set for the game and their success in realising those goals, then the game may be deemed “flawless”.

    #52 3 years ago
  53. ManuOtaku

    Glad to see the good scores all around, although i understand why Eurogamer give it an 8/10, i have the same complaints for its linearity and scripting, dont get me wrong i love this game like a great summer movie like pirates of the caribean and/or indiana jones, but i known they are not masterpieces in the genre, and i neither i dont care, great series by a great developer.

    Know iam only waiting for zelda and skyrim for my november pics, jesus i will be broke by the end of this year.

    #53 3 years ago
  54. LOLshock94

    paid yet again WOW…

    #54 3 years ago
  55. Kenshin1870

    IGN 10, fatallatie 360 fanboys. God has come and his name is Drake-Sama xDDDDDDDDDD

    #55 3 years ago
  56. M. K.

    So god is a hero of a good looking, but plain simple and linear shooter? Wow, it must suck to live in your world :DDD

    #56 3 years ago
  57. OrbitMonkey

    ^ Easy tiger ;)

    #57 3 years ago
  58. Erthazus

    @54, you paid for World Of Warcraft subscription? Good for you.

    @M.K., :D

    #58 3 years ago
  59. Dark

    wtf IGN?
    battlefield 3 didn’t get 10 in graphics and yet they give UC3 10 in the graphics .. >_>

    #59 3 years ago
  60. Erthazus

    @59, LOL. Really?

    :D Ahaha.

    I think it is more down to artistic stuff, but you obviously can’t deny that Battlefield 3 is a technical achievement and masterpiece.

    Yes, Uncharted 3 is good looking. but no fucking way there is achievement in that area.

    #60 3 years ago
  61. monkeygourmet

    Another shitty review from Eurogamer I see. Such a shame that my once goto site for reviews has now become a farce.

    Every time they review a blockbuster lately, they take the core features and gameplay/style & elements that everyone has come to understand and love about said game and turn them into negatives just to be controversial.

    Wannabe critics that don’t have the writing abilities to back up their claims.

    We all knew this would be more of the same but when the game is of a certain quality that no longer matters. Again and again the review missed mentioning new features in a bid to bitch about features everyone knew would remain the same.

    They seem to be hankering for more freedom, we all know that will not be possible until at least the next gen of consoles. Keeping that kind of graphical fidelity on a 4 year old console is only possible if your game is more scripted, it’s a fact.

    It’s like me spending 90% of a review of skyward sword talking about how the game still follows the same formulae of dungeons and treasure and complaining about it!

    Really grinds my gears, and def going to give Eurogamer a wide berth now…

    #61 3 years ago
  62. Fin


    Yeah I hate it when people disagree with my opinion. I just avoid anything I disagree with, else I get all worked up.

    I mean an 8? They might aswell have give it a 0. EG are such bastards.

    #62 3 years ago
  63. elisio


    #63 3 years ago
  64. monkeygourmet


    No, they don’t really back up their criticism with any substance. It’s not even about the final score in games like gears or uncharted either as they will sell regardless.

    A bad review is a bad review.

    It’s like they have forgotten the point and style of a game then decided to pick up on irrelevant points. After playing and finishing uncharted 2 multiple times, I understand how heavily scripted the game is, but because it’s trying to re-create a Indiana jones style blockbuster, this is the only option naughty dog has with current hardware.

    To spend the majority of the review complaining about linearity in this game is missing the point.

    #64 3 years ago
  65. mathare92

    If Parkin is apparently so down on set-piece scripting, they better not give him the MW3 review. :)

    #65 3 years ago
  66. monkeygourmet


    That’s exactly what I thought

    #66 3 years ago
  67. Fin


    Yeah, like I said, I hate people having different opinions to me.
    And when journalists miss the point of a game. That just drives me mad.

    #67 3 years ago
  68. monkeygourmet


    Weak, why did you think that was a well written review? Or do you just automatically like everything you see written down?

    #68 3 years ago
  69. Fin


    Yeah I didn’t have an problem with it. Main criticisms seemed to be that the player had little control as they were funnelled along the game. Seemed a fair complaint to me.

    I personally enjoy linear games, but am I going to complain that a reviewer doesn’t? Nope.

    Correct me if I’m wrong, but isn’t 8 a pretty good score?

    #69 3 years ago
  70. Erthazus

    So far it’s 94 on metacritic.

    If it’s not as close as Batman or Portal 2 (95%), it’s not going to be this year GOTY.

    #70 3 years ago
  71. monkeygourmet


    They didn’t devote a huge amount of space for the review in the first place. This is not necessarily a problem, however, if your going to home in on one particular area and focus on it for 80-90% of the review it had better be relevant.

    I’m not saying you can’t have differing opinions but when you become a critic or are involved in reviews you put yourself in a public forum where people can discuss your work.

    Personally Eurogamer reviews seem to have got lazy and too drunk on their own farts recently. They send out very mixed messages and nit picking focus on game elements that they must know full well are unimportant to the majority of readers.

    All in all, the are getting less helpful to potential buyers, which is the whole point of a review after all…

    #71 3 years ago
  72. Cozzy

    No one seems to like it :P

    #72 3 years ago
  73. CityCobra

    GamingXP 95%

    Uncharted 2: Among Thieves is one of the best PS3 games around, no action-adventure could stand up to it in comparison – until now! Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception combines the good elements of its predecessor with some new, fresh features like the enhanced multiplayer in a stunning setting. The atmosphere and the story really capture the player’s interest and will have them forget time. A great game – thanks, Naughty Dog.

    #73 3 years ago
  74. GwynbleiddiuM

    The point of having so many sources to publish a review of a game is to bring up points that a critic thinks it would help or worth mentioning. So, if EG gave it 8 out of 10 and says that the point A is the issue here, it’s that critic’s opinion and how he feels about the point A. Someone else might point out many other things as issue and have no problems whatsoever with the things EG reviewer points as an issue. So, quit whining cause no matter what you think or believe a game critic should be, they’re human beings and they’re entitled to their opinions.

    You have brain, better start using it to process through different reviews and summarize the things you like or dislike about a game. There are things that you might absolutely like while others might absolutely hate, or in between, there things that many might not like and you consider a great feat. It is called the difference of opinions, try to accept that everyone have opinions of their own and they’re entitled to expressing themselves. It doesn’t necessary means they’re right or wrong, but it’s their opinion and that might actually align with some other people’s opinion.

    #74 3 years ago
  75. Gc-Freak

    An here is another german review from SelectGamer:

    #75 3 years ago

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    Masquerada: Songs and Shadows is a 2.5D isometric RPG, built in the vein of Baldur’s Gate and Dragon Age in the works at Withing Hour Studios. The game allows the player to pause combat to plan party tactics. “Set in the Venetian-inspired fantasy city of Ombre where rare masks are the key to casting magic, […]

  • Underworld Ascendant surpasses Kickstarter goal

    Underworld Ascendant which was launched on Kickstarter earlier this month, has met its  $600,000 funding goal. With six days left 10,786 backers pledged $610,541 In light of being funded, the team has also switched up the stretch goals as bit, as you can see in the image below. The studio, OtherSide Entertainment, is fronted by Paul Neurath, […]

  • Latest Evolve patch fixes progress and save game data loss on Xbox One

    A patch for Evolve has been released on Xbox One which fixes lost progress and save game data users had reported. The patch also fixes an issue with shadows and flashlight, makes incremental improvements to matchmaking, invites, and rejoining, and there were progressions balance changes. “The issue with lost progress and saved games was mostly […]

  • Online servers for Ridge Racer Unbounded shut down in Europe

    Online functionality for Ridge Racer Unbounded is no longer available, Namco Bandai Europe has announced. Solo mode and the track editor are still playable, minus the sharing options. Ridge Racer Unbounded was released on PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in March 2013. Thanks, MCV.

  • OlliOlli will be a cross-buy title on 3DS and Wii U

    Curve Digital has announced OlliOlli will be a cross-buy title when it releases on 3DS and Wii U. The Roll7 title will be the first third-party title to offer the functionality on the systems. OllliOlli will be released on the eShop March 5 The game launches on Nintendo’s eShop on March 5th, followed by Xbox […]

  • Darkbeast electrifies latest Bloodborne video

    The latest Bloodborne video shows off another monster in the game. This one is Darkbeast and he’s full of electricity. The video is the last of IGN’s month-long coverage of the title.

  • Future Assassin’s Creed games will have greater focus on modern timeline

    Ubisoft plans to focus more on modern timelines in future Assassin’s Creed games, the company suggested during its latest community livestream. During the Twitch stream, one of the lead writers for the Assassin’s Creed series, Darby McDevitt, said the modern timeline for Brotherhood’s town of Monteriggioni could inspire future development. “That only came about because […]

  • Fruit Ninja Kinect 2 is coming to Xbox One next month

    Halfbrick has announced Fruit Ninja Kinect 2 for Xbox One will release next month. The mobile title made its way onto Xbox 360 garnering 1 million downloads as of March 2012. It has a new multiplayer mode for up to four players with Battle and Party modes along with a new progression system. An announcement […]

  • New GTA 5 PC screens – shit the bed!

    Rockstar has pumped out 15 new screens for the PC version of Grand Theft Auto 5. Don’t touch them, because they’re electric. And if you touch them, you’ll get shocked. The PC version of GTA 5 has been delayed until April 14, which both sucks and blows. BUT! There’s a new trailer coming between now […]

  • Sony Japan accidentally erases 20th Anniversary PS4 contest entries

    Sony Japan has accidentally erased all information obtained from PlayStation owners who entered to win a 20th Anniversary PlayStation 4. Those who purchased PlayStation 3, PS4, Vita or Vita TV between December 4 – January 15 were handed a calendar with a code which entered them into the contest. Somehow, all data collected from the […]

  • Hearthstone datamine suggests Blackrock Mountain expansion on the way

    Hearthstone’s next update may be based on World of Warcraft’s Molten Core raid, if datamined information posted on Hearthpwn is spot-on. According to files mined from the latest patch, three new cosmetic card backs are on the way, one of which is called Molten Core. The data suggests that pre-ordering the Blackrock Mountain expansion will […]

  • Using Battlefield Hardline single-player gadgets increases your metagame rewards

    Gadgets contained in Battlefield Hardline’s campaign mode have been detailed, and each provides the player with various ways in which to solve crimes. According to design director Scott Warner, one way to “diffuse” a conflict when confronted with criminal activity is to flash your badge and ordering the criminal to freeze. Putting your gun on […]

  • Mortal Kombat X video is all about story mode, new characters

    After promising a new Mortal Kombat X reveal “soon”, NetherRealm Studios has made good on said promise by releasing the story trailer. The video shows parts of the story mode featuring Mileena, which takes place 25 years after the events of 2011′s Mortal Kombat. Outworld has become a larger threat and new fighters joining the […]

  • Destiny’s shotgun and pulse rifle buffs mean it’s time to rethink your load-out

    Destiny’s most-ignored weapons got major boosts this week. It’s time to start thinking about how to work them into your set-up. Even if you’re used to using scout rifles and sniper rifles as a general loud-out (neither class was touched by 1.1.1), the buffs to pulse rifles and shotguns should make you rethink your contextual […]

  • Battlefield Bad Company 2: five years later, what did it do so right?

    It’s been five years since the release of Battlefield Bad Company 2. What did the much-loved entry in the franchise do for the Battlefield series? Westie’s played Battlefield Bad Company 2 for over 1,260 hours on PS3 and PC. That’s dedication. In his latest video he discusses the stand out moments from a FPS classic, […]

  • War is hell in this Zombie Army Trilogy gameplay trailer

    Here’s five minutes of headshots, shambling zombies and an undead Hitler from Rebellion’s upcoming Zombie Army Trilogy. The Sniper Elite spin-off arrives on PS4, PC and Xbox One March 6 and includes three games (obviously) and a new Horde mode.

  • Titan Souls releases on PS4, Vita, PC on April 14

    Ace indie giant-slayer Titan Souls will be released on PS4, Vita and PC on April 14. Publisher Devolver confirmed the date to Eurogamer. Those of us in Europe will have to wait until a day later for release. Titan Souls is a tough-as-nails indie game where you have one life to slay a giant enemy. […]

  • Destiny weekly update: lowdown on Inferno Crucible, Vault Transfer improvements

    Destiny’s weekly update has made some pretty significant changes – let Arekkz Gaming take you through them. Bungie has revealed the first release date for the new Inferno Crucible mode, and made it a lot easier to access your vault. You should subscribe to Arekkz Gaming. It will improve your life.

  • Destiny: Xur location and inventory Feb 27, 28

    It’s Xursday again – what treats does he have for you this week? He’s in the North Tower, to the right of the Stranger’s room. Let’s take a look at the latest weapons and gear from your favourite Destiny trader. No Backup Plans [Titan Gauntlets] – 13SC ATS/8 Arachnid [Hunter Helmet] – 13SC Heart of […]

  • Battlefield Hardline will be stable on PC at launch, Visceral assures

    PC format is “by far the best gaming platform around,” says Hardline producer. “We’re doing what we can to take advantage of people’s different system with the graphics, framerate, controls, etc. We’re not just porting it over.” Battlefield Hardline developer Visceral is reassuring players that there will not be a repeat of the disastrous Battlefield […]

  • Win Pneuma: Breath of Life for Xbox One

    We have 10 download codes for new indie puzzler Pneuma: Breath of Life for Xbox One to give away. The be in with a chance of winning a code, just enter your details below and we’ll pull the winners from the hat on Monday March 2nd, after 2pm GMT. Pneuma: Breath of Life is a […]

  • Life is Strange Episode 2 delayed

    Life is Strange Episode 2 won’t make its expected release date. The first Life is Strange episode released on January 30, and we had expected the second to follow on March 13. Square Enix has since confirmed to Destructoid that the next chapter won’t make its release date. There’s been no word of the new […]

  • Mortal Kombat X: which character will be revealed tomorrow?

    Mortal Kombat X director Ed Boon is teasing a new character reveal. During today’s Mortal Kombat X livestream, NetherRealm said that a new character would be revealed “very soon”. Boon followed up with this teasing tweet suggesting the reveal will occur tomorrow: Very soon? As in tomorrow? :/ — Ed Boon (@noobde) February 26, 2015 […]

  • Halo played by Twitch is an exercise in great patience

    TwitchPlaysHalo is ridiculous. Halo: Combat Evolved is the latest game to be sucked into the “TwitchPlays” phenomenon, and the results are somewhat painful to spectate. If you’re not familiar with the setup, which debuted with TwitchPlaysPokemon, the game accepts commands from the channels’ chat stream. Although it doesn’t have the strategic RPG elements of Pokemon, […]

  • Gold Amiibo sold out, selling at five times RRP on auction sites

    Gold Mario Amiibo are expected to sell for pretty astounding profits on eBay and other auction sites. The Walmart-exclusive Gold Mario Amiibo is already completely sold out. Plenty of people managed to snaffle them to resell, though. There are now dozens of listings on eBay and other auction sites. One of the average asking prices […]

  • Canadian new game prices jump to $75

    Canadian gamers are in for an unpleasant price hike. As spotted by HardcoreGamer, the local Canadian branches of Amazon and EB Games have raised the prices of upcoming games to CAD$75. The CAD$5 increasing comes within a year of prices hitting the CAD$70 point. CAD$75 (£38/€53) currently exchanges for $60, the standard US pricing. The […]

  • New Xenoblade Chronicles X footage shows weather, day-night cycle

    The latest Xenoblade Chronicles X footage shows off a gloriously beautiful world. Xenoblade Chronicles X is Monolith Soft’s first solo Wii U game, and the developer is clearly enjoying being able to build a big open world with all the features we’ve come to expect. Missed the whole Xenoblade thing? Chronicles X is a sort […]

  • Dead Rising: Watchtower teaser talks up the benefits of Zombrex

    Live-action Dead Rising movie Watchtower is almost upon us. Dead Rising: Watchtower will release on Crackle on March 27, and via other digital distributors thereafter. Enjoy the short teaser below, courtesy of IGN.

  • We Happy Few debut hits you upside the face with a frying pan

    Contrast developer Compulsion Games has revealed its next project – the delightfully creepy-looking We Happy Few. We Happy Few is set in “a drug-fuelled, retrofuturistic city in an alternative 1960s England” where “a plucky bunch of moderately terrible people trying to escape from a lifetime of cheerful denial”. Players are tasked with blending in with […]

  • Slender: The Arrival creeping onto PS4, Xbox One in March

    Slender: The Arrival sold like hotcakes on PC and last-gen consoles, so why not terrify yourself on PS4 and Xbox One, too? Slender: The Arrival will release on PS4 on March 24 and on Xbox One on March 25, developer Blue Isle Studios has announced, for $10. No word on that Wii U version, though. […]

  • GOG weekend sale celebrates German debut

    DRM-free games vendor GOG is celebrating its German-language launch with a tasty sale. The sale offers discounts over 25 “German favourites”. Highlights inclue 97% off Deponia, and less steep but still tasty savings on Memoria and Blackguards 1 and 2. The sale will run through March 3, and you do not have to be, speak, […]

  • Humble Weekly Bundle goes back to Japan

    The latest Humble Weekly Bundle is called Made in Japan, and I’m sure you can guess the theme. Pay what you want for Cherry Tree High Complete Pack (PC; Steam or DRM free), Fairy Bloom Freesia (PC; Steam or DRM free) and Influent + Language Pack (Linux, Mac, PC; Steam or DRM free). Pay more […]

  • Capcom “looking into” solutions to Resident Evil: Revelations PC co-op issue

    Resident Evil: Revelations 2 fans should sit tight for a bit, as Capcom is working on some sort of solution to the co-op issue. Resident Evil: Revelations 2 doesn’t have local co-op on PC and fans are pretty mad about that, as it was advertised ahead of release as a key feature. Although Capcom has […]

  • The games industry is disruption, says Assassin’s Creed producer

    Former Assassin’s Creed producer Jade Raymond has characterised the games industry as one long series of upsets. The games industry changes all the time, and that’s one of its best qualities, Raymond said. The ex-Ubisoft leader told Polygon that the reason seh got into games in the first place was because it “is this undefined […]

  • GTA 5 made $31 million in digital revenue in January

    GTA 5 is the highest-grossing title at the moment in terms of digital revenue, and the PSN is absolutely minting it. Digital games industry analyst Superdata has extended its scope to include console games, which means we suddenly have access to a whole bunch of data we’ve only been able to guess at, or extrapolate […]

  • Destiny: Inferno playlists debut next week

    Destiny PvP will shake things up next week with a new way to slaughter your mates in the Crucible. Destiny is already a skilled PvP game, but the new Inferno playlists will turn things up a notch with a focus on “basic gunplay”. The first of these, Inferno Control, kicks off on March 3 and […]

  • First-person camera coming to Guild Wars 2 next month

    ArenNet has announced its adding nonrestrictive first-person view to Guild Wars 2. Here’s what top expect come March 10: First-person Camera: Zooming in all the way will allow players to experience a first-person view. First-person mode is available while standing in place, walking, running, jumping, playing PvP and just about anything else. There aren’t any […]

  • Shadowrun Online signs on with Nordic

    Shadowrun Online has been given a nice little boost thanks to a distribution deal with Nordic Games. Shadowrun Online is a new team tactical RPG from Cliffhanger Productions. Although it’s already available through Steam Early Access, Nordic has agreed to distribute the finished version, which is due on Linux, Mac and PC in the second […]

  • Final Fantasy 15 is 60% finished, game world ten times the size of demo

    Final Fantasy 15 is 60% finished, according to director Hajime Tabata. Speaking with IGN, Tabata said development will kick into high gear once the Episode Duscae demo is released. “It’s about 60% now. People may look at that and say ‘well, you’ve only done five more percent!’ [since 55% in September] but it’s actually a […]

  • Destiny: you don’t need to visit the tower to access your vault

    Destiny players, you asked for it and Bungie has delivered it: you can now swap items in and out of the vault using the companion app. “Destiny needs more vault space” you cry – and yes, this is true. But while we all struggle with the limitations imposed on us by Bungie, we face all […]

  • Mortal Kombat X will contain over 100 Brutalities

    During the Mortal Kombat X stream today, NetherRealm Studios revealed Brutalities are back for the game, and stated there will be over 100 to pull off. You won’t gain any extra experience for being overly cruel with your painful moves, but you will at least get to laugh at some and “cringe” at others, according […]

  • Numenera: Strand is a film based on the game up on Kickstarter

    Numenera, the 2012 Kickstarter success and foundation for Torment: Tides of Numenera, could become a film if the Kickstarter for the movie is successful. With five days left, Monte Cook Games and Swedish film company Valdes/Eriksdotter needs £22,542 to reach its goal. Titled Numenera: Strand, it tells the tale of a drifter who “roams a […]

  • Gran Turismo 6 update adds MINI Clubman Vision, more

    A Mini Cooper has invaded Gran Turismo 6 via a new update. The Mid-Field Raceway track has also been added, and its a new and improved version of the original track from previous Gran Turismos. The new B-Spec Mode feature has also been added which allows the AI driver to race on your behalf. Additional […]

  • Nintendo is bringing New 3DS Xl and some playable titles to PAX East

    Nintendo is bringing New 3DS Xl and Splatoon with it to PAX East next month. The E3 2014 build of the game lets eight players transform into squids in a race for “splattered-paint dominance.” Code Name: S.T.E.A.M. will also be playable and featured in stage presentations at the Nintendo booth. Upcoming or newly released Nintendo […]

  • Battlefield Hardline Premium information seems to have slipped out early

    Battlefield Hardline Premium perks have apparently leaked a bit early, according to a post on Reddit. Over on the Hardline subreddit is an image which was take at a GameStop location, noting two week early access to content additional Battlepacks and more. Here’s the rundown: Four expansions Two weeks early access 12 additional Battlepacks Exclusive […]

  • Final Fantasy: Record Keeper arrives in the US this spring

    Final Fantasy: Record Keeper will be released in the US on iOS and Android this spring, DeNA and Square Enix today. The mobile titles allows players to “relive favorite moments” across all Final Fantasy installments and build a team of classic characters from across the entire franchise. If you sign up for email updates, you […]

  • Battlefield Hardline now available for pre-order, pre-download on Xbox One

    Battlefield Hardline is now available for pre-order and pre-download on Xbox One. You can pre-order it now from the Xbox Store and once you have paid for it, you can start your pre-download. Battlefield Hardline releases on March 17, and will be made available to pre-downloaders come 12.01am EDT. Check pricing and availability for your […]

  • Dying Light interactive video allows you switch between day and night

    A new video for Dying Light has been released, which allows you to hit the Z key to change between day and night. Titles Life and Death in the Quarantine Zone, the interactive story video showcases how the game changes between day and night. Daytime and nighttime are shown side-by-side but the z key allows […]

  • Havoc DLC for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare out on PS3, PS4; PC delayed

    The Havoc DLC for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is now available for PlayStation 3 and PS4. Havoc contains the four multiplayer maps Core, Drift, Sideshow, and Urban along with the AE4 directed energy assault rifle, its custom variant, and the Exo Zombies cooperative mode. You can purchase the DLC separately or pick up the […]

  • Here’s a teaser for Resident Evil Revelations 2: Episode 2

    A teaser video for the second episode of Resident Evil Revelations 2 is available, so if you’ve yet to play the first episode, you may want to skip this. Resident Evil Revelations 2′s first episode is out now. Thanks, GamesHQMedia.

  • North American eShop update is full of Donkey Kong games

    Nintendo has updated the North American end of the eShop with Titan Attacks, Donkey Kong Land, Donkey Kong Country and more. eShop on 3DS Ironfall Invasion Titan Attacks! Donkey Kong Land – Virtual Console Donkey Kong Land 2 – Virtual Console Donkey Kong Land 3 – Virtual Console Luv Me Buddies Wonderland Around the World […]

  • Venture into the Valley of the Yetis next week in Far Cry 4

    The next batch of Far Cry 4 DLC, Valley of the Yetis, releases in March and Ajay Ghale will be tasked with surviving violent cultists and the mythical Yeti. Apparently the cult is looking for a secret hidden in the valley, and Ajay has discovered their motives. The DLC features co-op with a friend taking […]