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VG247 community’s GOTY 2012 results: winners revealed

Friday, 11 January 2013 11:54 GMT By Dave Cook

VG247′s community has been an integral part of what goes on here, so we opened up the floor to our readers to vote for their game of the year for 2012. The results are in, and we have revealed the winners in video format.

What a year 2012 was eh? There was mass controversy surrounding this, that and the other thing, review score disputes, whisperings around next-gen tech, huge arguments over a certain game’s ending, and much, much more. But at the heart of it all is – as always – the games themselves, these technical marvels that entertain us, enthuse us to continue supporting the medium, and to get us all talking amongst ourselves on these very pages.

Each of us has our own cherished gaming moments from last year, like those last-minute turnaround victories in XCOM: Enemy Unknown, the moment we quashed the Reaper menace in Mass Effect 3, or something as simple as sharing a sobering moment with Dark Souls: Prepare to Die Edition.

These moments and more have fuelled our community Game of the Year voting polls, in which many of you have voiced your opinions – we listen to each and every one of you, make no mistake – and have compiled your shortlists into a video created by VG247′s own Sam Clay.

Some of the results are positively surprising, and show that once again, the game of the year lists on many sites today still fall into the realm of triple-a, overlooking some of the unsung heroes of the indie scene. Well not us readers, oh no. There are some superb titles worthy of note in this year’s round-up, as well as quotes from some of you on the games in questions.

So without further banter from me, here are your VG247 community Games of the Year 2012, and we just want to say thank you for supporting our site, we appreciate it.

The Winners #10-4:

The Winners #3-1 (Coming Monday, January 14th)

Big shout out to Dragon246 and Bitsnark for starting the voting thread and counting the votes respectively.

What do you make of the results? Let us know below.

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56 Comments

  1. bitsnark

    Excellent video packages there Sam – top notch!

    #1 2 years ago
  2. mathare92

    Not sure the intro video was quite necessary, but pretty good job overall, Sam. Love the fake accents :)

    #2 2 years ago
  3. Deacon

    Scottish OG ; ) lol

    Great video guys! Really nice to have this here – looking forward to the final part.

    #3 2 years ago
  4. polygem

    arrrrghhh video player blocked on the machine i am on atm…will check later. cannot wait.

    #4 2 years ago
  5. Gadzooks!

    Eh, I would have much preferred a written piece.

    Can’t watch video at work….

    #5 2 years ago
  6. viralshag

    Great video… very funny.

    #6 2 years ago
  7. Joe Musashi

    Given the name of the site, I would suggest terming these awards the “Veejees”. Or veggies… or vaggies. Or vajazzles. ;)

    JM

    #7 2 years ago
  8. Syke360

    Cracking video Sam.

    @Deacon – lol sorry for calling you “the average named Deacon”

    #8 2 years ago
  9. Sam Clay

    Cheers for the feedback chaps! Glad you enjoyed it.

    Big ‘cred’ to Syke360 for his sterling work in the voicing department…

    …Now for me to take a nap.

    #9 2 years ago
  10. Deacon

    I sometimes wish I’d gone for BigDickPsychoK1ll4, but hey. ‘Tis a fair comment! :)

    #10 2 years ago
  11. wamp

    @5 Too bad, one of your comments is in the video :)

    #11 2 years ago
  12. Clupula

    See, I would have taken more care to make witty comments about each game had I known comments were going to be read in a Scottish accent. No one ever says anything I say ever in a Scottish accent and now I feel like my life has been missing out all these years.

    #12 2 years ago
  13. Telepathic.Geometry

    Hahahahha, that was fucking LEGEND! More shit like this VG24/7, PWEEEEASE! ^-^ /happy

    #13 2 years ago
  14. Syke360

    @Clupula Yay my attempt at a Scottish accent was recognized!

    #14 2 years ago
  15. Telepathic.Geometry

    I hope that seeing the awesomeness of this video, much MUCH more of ye bastards will vote next year, it DOES count.

    #15 2 years ago
  16. Clupula

    @15 – yeah, as a New Yorker, I don’t know any Scottish people, personally. Only ever knew one, and that’s when I lived in London, and he was from Glasgow, so who knows what the fuck he was saying, 90% of the time.

    #16 2 years ago
  17. Telepathic.Geometry

    @Syke360: Next time give me an Irish accent. Or a Japanese one, whichever is funniest. XD

    #17 2 years ago
  18. NocturnalB

    Dang i didn’t know I’ll definitely be voting this year.

    P.S. LOL At how he made OG sound!

    #18 2 years ago
  19. OwnedWhenStoned

    @16 As a Glaswegian, I can identify with this statement.

    #19 2 years ago
  20. Clupula

    @19 – At a certain point, I just took to laughing whenever he’d laugh and nodding at whatever sounded like a question. lol Could have been talking shit about me the whole time, I had no fucking clue.

    #20 2 years ago
  21. lexph3re

    lol that was entertaining. makes me wish i would have voted now. Nice community inclusion guys

    #21 2 years ago
  22. freedoms_stain

    Man, I thought Borderlands 2 was clinching this for sure, I didn’t follow the thread immensely closely but it seemed like everybody voted for it.

    I’ll be disappointed in you guys if the top 3 is a turd factory consisting of AC3 and BLOPS2.

    #22 2 years ago
  23. OlderGamer

    Absolutly loved it!

    Without a doubt fantastic. I hope you guys do this every year. And in video format. Great job folks.

    #23 2 years ago
  24. friendlydave

    Great video, Funny stuff. Suprised on the results, thought Bordelands and Halo would be in the top 3. Glad to see Dragons Dogma on there too.

    @22 I think Farcry 3, dishonerd no idea on what else could be in the top 3, Auras wrath maybe? I have its not BLOPS2 although that is the best CoD game to date.

    #24 2 years ago
  25. Gheritt White

    Just up to number 9 and I almost spat out my drink ‘cos of how funny it was.

    #25 2 years ago
  26. Dave Cook

    As a born Scottish person I speak on behalf of my entire race and declare open war on England for the above video.

    The blue menace is upon you…

    #26 2 years ago
  27. Clupula

    I would assume Journey, Dishonored, and Walking Dead are the top three.

    I’m still surprised anyone even considers Asura’s Wrath a game and not just an anime with button prompts thrown in.

    #27 2 years ago
  28. OwnedWhenStoned

    @26 I should’ve known you were a fellow Scot.

    #28 2 years ago
  29. friendlydave

    @26 Damn it, Now we have to get the Romans back here to build a taller wall.

    @27 Completely forgot about Journey and The Walking Dead, I’m Thinking Walking Dead, Disordered and Farcry 3 now. Asuras Wrath being in the top 3 was wishful thinking ;)

    #29 2 years ago
  30. Ireland Michael

    Hahahahaha! That was absolutely bloody epic.

    We definitely need to do more stuff like this in the future.

    #30 2 years ago
  31. OwnedWhenStoned

    I’m seeing so many articles about how good The Walking Dead is, that I almost wish it had been one of the 5 things I’d bought in the Steam Sale.

    /still hasn’t played Saints Row 3 or Endless Space. Or Batman.

    #31 2 years ago
  32. Dave Cook

    @30 it’s happening. stay tuned ;)

    @29 hah, we laugh at your wall-making abilities :P

    #32 2 years ago
  33. Telepathic.Geometry

    I speak for all Irishmen when I say we’re totally in on this war against the English business.

    It’s MOY oylind!

    #33 2 years ago
  34. Dave Cook

    @33 good man.

    #34 2 years ago
  35. Ireland Michael

    @33 *gets his pitchfork*

    #35 2 years ago
  36. NeoSquall

    I didn’t even know there was a GOTY votation here D:

    and why XCOM is only 10th? :(

    #36 2 years ago
  37. Ireland Michael

    @36 It was on the forums for weeks.

    #37 2 years ago
  38. Sadismek

    Haha, it was hilarious! We need to do another one this year :P.

    @22 AC3 won’t get in the top 3, because as far as I can recall, only a couple of guys voted for it. I can’t speak about the other 2 places, but the first one is definitely The Walking Dead.

    #38 2 years ago
  39. Kabby

    Love the quotes. Amazing. The only legit top 10 on the internet.

    #39 2 years ago
  40. stevenhiggster

    @16 I’m Scottish and I lived in England for a few years when I was in the RAF. When I went home on leave and what not, I couldn’t understand a word anyone was saying either, and I’m one of them! Now that I’m a civvy again my accent is terrible again lol.
    I’m from Ayrshire so as anyone from Scotland will tell you, our local dialect is amongst the hardest for non Scots to understand, its like glaswiegan but with more made up words lol.

    #40 2 years ago
  41. Dave Cook

    @40 I live in England now, I think people on both sides of the border have trouble understanding me :(

    Yep I have an Ayrshire. EVen I have difficulty grasping his words.

    #41 2 years ago
  42. G1GAHURTZ

    There must be something wrong with me then, because I play CoD with a Glaswegian on an almost daily basis, and I can understand at least 90% of what he says!

    Then again, maybe my old liking of Rab C Nesbit a long time ago help to prepare me…

    #42 2 years ago
  43. polygem

    F A N T A S T I C ! ! ! quality stuff. edited like a pro.
    a friend of mine is scottish. scottish accent combined with german: classic. i only was in scotland once but toured through the whole country…loving the people and the country.
    england is a beauty too tho…wales as well…great island that island.

    #43 2 years ago
  44. fearmonkey

    Awesome video, I absolutely loved it :)
    I love how my voice was portrayed, much better than the real thing haha.

    Seriously great, so glad that Dragon started the thread, really cool how it tuned out :)

    #44 2 years ago
  45. Hunam

    I guess I was the only one to vote for Catherine then? :P

    #45 2 years ago
  46. absolutezero

    Im Scottish.

    My quote was not in a Scots accent. Im pretty pleased about this.

    #46 2 years ago
  47. Digital Bamboo

    Bhahahaha! That was all-around awesome.

    #47 2 years ago
  48. Dragon246

    Awesome video! Now I hope this year more people vote!

    #48 2 years ago
  49. monkees19

    Did I miss something? I’ve only even heard of about 3 of these games and haven’t played the three I heard of. I guess my backlog is a little more backed up than I thought…

    #49 2 years ago
  50. The_Red

    Holy mother of awesome. I don’t know what to say other than: Hell YEAH!

    #50 2 years ago
  51. Edo

    That was pretty great guys,looking forward to Monday.

    #51 2 years ago
  52. Uncontested

    So either Far Cry is top 3 or it was left off the list… Shame if the latter is the case. I can’t remember the last time experiencing a story that sucked me in like that, ESPECIALLY for a FPS game.

    #52 2 years ago
  53. Dragon246

    @52
    Did you vote?

    #53 2 years ago
  54. Ireland Michael

    All I will say is that nobody has guessed the top three right yet.

    #54 2 years ago
  55. Dragon246

    @54
    Actually someone did, but naming him will spoil the fun :P

    #55 2 years ago
  56. partchimp

    Borderlands 2 was probably my goty. While not perfect, it was the most fun I had gaming this year.

    Grown very tired of me3 so didn’t get round to finishing it. The 300th time I’d stumbled upon a square room with waist high cover and yet another ambush, enough was enough.

    I’ve played literally 30 seconds of dark souls as I died on the first monster. I know it’s supposed to be hard/unforgiving, but it got me in a bad mood!

    #56 2 years ago

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    Halo: Spartan Strike is now available on Windows 8, Steam, iOS devices and Windows 8 phones. The mobile top-down shooter will run you $5.99. Halo: Spartan Strike tells a new story in the Halo universe set during the events of Halo 2 on New Mombasa in 2552. Those playing on Windows 8 devices can compete […]

  • Final Fantasy 15 video shows highlights from the Episdoe Duscae demo

    Square Enix has released a Final Fantasy 15 video which shows highlights from the Episode Duscae demo included with launch editions of Final Fantasy Type-0 HD. FFT0 has shipped over one million copies worldwide, and a player feedback survey is available for the Duscae demo until May 19. Final Fantasy Type-0 HD is available on PlayStation […]

  • Bloodborne has sold over 155,000 digital units since release – SuperData

    PlayStation 4 exclusive Bloodborne has sold over 155,000 digital units since it was released on March 24, according to SuperData’s latest report. The figure produced by SuperData is worldwide and comes on the heels of the one million units sold announcement earlier this week. “After the release of the beautiful but terribly short game The […]

  • Nintendo US eShop update: Mega May returns, Super Smash Bros. update, Mii Fighter costumes

    Nintendo has updated the North American end of the eShop with a Super Smash Bros. update and the StreetPass Mii Plaza games Battleground Z and Ultimate Angler. The update is rather detailed, and a bit larger than normal, and you may wish to pay special attention to the activities listed. Here’s the full update: StreetPass […]

  • Here’s your first look at Sony boss Shuhei Yoshida in Super Time Force Ultra

    Sony Worldwide boss Shuhei Yoshida is a playable character in Super Time Force Ultra, and today, Capy Games has provided a couple images of the man himself in the game. Yoshida was announced as a playable character in the game during Sony’s PlayStation Experience event back in December 2014. The PS4 and Vita version will […]

  • The wait is almost over – The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt has gone gold

    CD Projekt RED has announced the news we’ve all been waiting to hear: The Witcher 3 has gone gold. This means Geralt’s latest, and possibly last, adventure has been sent to the factory to be pressed into lovely gaming discs. “We worked so damn hard over the past three years to bring you this game,” […]

  • Everybody’s Gone to the Rapture is a “couple weeks out from beta,” new trailer

    Everybody’s Gone to the Rapture is just a “couple of weeks out from beta,” according to development studio The Chinese Room, and a release date will be announced “shortly.” To give you an idea of how development has been coming along since it was announced at gamescom 2013, the team has released a new trailer […]

  • GTA 5 on PC looks incredible, but I can’t recommend it to console players

    As much as Matt Martin loves GTA 5, he can’t recommend upgrading from console to PC just for a slick editing suite and even prettier graphics. “This is the third time in as many years that I’ve bought GTA 5.” I have a Grand Theft Auto 5 obsession, as I’m sure you know if you’ve […]

  • The Forest engine updated to Unity 5, major graphical and gameplay improvements made

    The Forest’s latest patch added substantial improvements to the game. The Forest version 0.16 is now live on Steam with plenty of new additions. The game has been ported over to Unity engine version 5. The plant and skin shaders have been replaced or rewritten. Many other visual tweaks have been made, such as model […]

  • Star Wars: Battlefront banner leaks from Star Wars Convention

    EA has been setting up the Battlefront booth at Star Wars Celebration, and one leaked picture shows what could be the game’s main art. Someone on Reddit posted a picture of the game banner at EA’s booth. Here it is: Lots of things happening here. There’s a Star Destroyer in the distance, TIE Fighters and […]

  • Get GTA 5 working with Oculus Rift using this tool

    There’s a way you can play GTA 5 in VR if you own an Oculus Rift Dev Kit and have a bit of cash to spare. VorpX, the go-to program for adding VR support to games has received an update recently to support GTA 5. This is far from perfect, as it only translates the […]

  • FIFA Ultimate Team: week of April 15 team revealed

    This week’s Team of the Week is now available for anyone to challenge in FIFA Ultimate Team. The team members get selected each week based on their performance during the weekend matches. You can fire up FIFA Ultimate Team on any platform and challenge this squad. You’ll also find some Team of the Week items […]

  • Deus Ex: Mankind Divided will let you stealth all encounters, including bosses

    Deus Ex: Mankind Divided will bring back one of the original game’s major features. Deus Ex: Human Revolution is considered by many to be a great game and worthy of bearing the franchise name. One of its grating issues though was its boss fights. You only had one way to fight them: be confrontational. The […]

  • Project Cars PC specs and supported wheels announced

    The release date of Project Cars is inching ever closer and more details have been revealed to answer all your burning questions. Project Cars developer Slightly Mad Studios has revealed the full list of supported steering wheels on all platforms, as well as the minimum and recommended PC specs. Minimum specs CPU – 2.66 GHz […]

  • GTA 5 gets custom FOV mod on PC

    Those not satisfied with GTA 5′s built-in field of view slider can use a new mod to push the number even further. The PC versions of GTA 5 – just like its PS4 and Xbox One counterparts – lets you switch between third and first-person view in shooting and driving. The game has an FOV […]

  • Win! GTA 5 on PC!

    Want to win a Steam key for Grand Theft Auto 5 on PC? Just enter here. GTA 5 released on PC this week and is going down a storm. We like it a lot, which is why we’re giving away a Steam code for Rockstar’s latest. All you need to do is enter your email […]

  • GTA 5 topples Skyrim’s record for highest concurrent players on Steam

    Not factoring in Valve games, GTA 5 is the new king of concurrent player numbers on Steam. GTA 5 is very popular on PC, even more popular than games like Skyrim in its heyday. The number of concurrent players for GTA 5 has peaked today at 301,246. This makes it the only non-Valve game to […]

  • Mortal Kombat X: what does a modern fighting game look like?

    Mortal Kombat continues to evolve as NetherRealm adds RPG systems and daily challenges to a solid fighting game, says Sherif Saed. “Mortal Kombat X takes many cues from games like Destiny, Call of Duty, and GTA Online with hourly, daily and weekly events.” For as many of its familiar facets, Mortal Kombat X has enough […]

  • J-Stars Victory VS+ coming west in June – new trailer

    J-Stars Victory VS+ will make the jump (see what I did there) to the west after all. J-Stars Victory VS+ is the western title for the fighting game which stars characters from a variety of Shonen Jump-published manga. Bandai Namco has announced the fighter will release in Europe on June 26 and in the Americas […]

  • Codemasters F1 license good through 2016

    Codemasters has at least one more F1 game in it. F1 2015 isn’t out yet, so Codemasters is naturally not talking about what it might get up to in the future. We do know what it can get up to, though; Codemasters’ Steven Embling told Videogamer has the option to continue the series. “We have […]

  • Project Cars has pretty deep graphics options on consoles

    Project Cars offers players a wide variety of ways to customise their graphic settings on PS4 and Xbox One. Project Cars is a graphics showcase and all early indications suggest it’s going to be one of the best-looking games out there. Slightly Mad’s commitment to graphics seems to go deeper than making things pretty, though: […]

  • Super Smash Bros. patch nerfs Diddy Kong – report

    Super Smash Bros. 3DS and Wii U is great but Diddy Kong is a beast and must be stopped. The latest Super Smash Bros. 3Ds and Wii U patch seems to have nerfed Diddy Kong, a character so over-powered that serious tournament players generate controversy by choosing to use him. Nintendo doesn’t publish patch notes, […]

  • Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel developer shuttered

    Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel developer 2K Australia has been closed down. Kotaku broke the news, and also had word from an anonymous source, who said that all staff have been let go. 2K responded to our request for comment with the following statement: We can confirm we have taken steps to begin the studio closure process […]

  • Samorost 3 trailer shows Amanita still in fine form

    Samorost 3 looks as delicately beautiful as its siblings. Samarost 3 developer Amanita Design has a reputation for gorgeous, slightly surreal world building. This new trailer for its latest adventure looks just as if not more lovely than the previous Samarost games and Botanicula. Samarost 3 is coming to Mac and PC later this year, […]

  • Amnesia dev’s new project SOMA now in beta

    SOMA is nearly here and I am torn between excitement and horrified dread. SOMA is the latest horror project from Frictional, the team behind Amnesia: The Dark Descent. We’re pretty excited to see what Frictional comes up with next, and we won’t have too long to wait, apparently; the developer has announced that SOMA is […]

  • Steam Guard mobile authenticator now in beta testing

    Steam is now testing its latest security measure. Steam helps you protect your account by offering two-factor authentication, a solution so beautifully elegant and effective that it’s astounding every gaming network doesn’t do the same (looking at you, Sony). Valve’s version is called Steam Guard, and it works via email. This isn’t always super convenient, […]

  • Godzilla battles Mothra in new trailer

    Godzilla lets you stomp around cities and battle classic kaiju. I’m in. Godzilla is coming to PlayStation 3 and PS4 in early July, but we haven’t seen a great deal of it since its December reveal. The new trailer below gives you an idea of just what Natsume has done with one of the biggest […]

  • Tales of Zestiria to launch this year – new trailer

    Tales of Zestiria continues Bandai Namco’s delightful new habit of bringing the popular JRPG series to the west before the shine wears off. Tales of Zestiria is coming west in northern autumn, the publisher has announced. That’s not a bad turnaround, given it first hit Japan in January, and localisation of text-heavy titles is expensive […]

  • Project Cars release date locked down, new trailer released

    Project Cars finally has a release date. Project Cars will release on May 8, Bandai Namco UK has announced. We haven’t yet had an update from Namco Bandai’s other regional offices, but its probably safe to bet the racer will release around the same time in the Americas, Europe and ANZ region. We can now […]

  • Attack on Titan: Humanity in Chains trailer shows combat, online multiplayer

    Attack on Titan: Humanity in Chains has plenty to offer fans of the anime. Previously known as Attack on Titan: The Last Wings of Mankind, the Spike Chunsoft action game is coming west thanks to Atlus. Gematsu reports it’s due in both Europe and North America in May, via the 3DS eShop. The trailer below […]

  • Bloodborne stamina recovery rate affected by equip weight

    Bloodborne players have unearthed an important gameplay detail not mentioned in the game’s menus or manual. In Bloodborne, players need to manage their stamina carefully for best results. A far more aggressively-tuned affair than past Souls games, Bloodborne does away with equip weight limits, and items have no listed weight details. As far as players […]

  • Street Fighter’s Ryu, Fire Emblem’s Roy spotted in Super Smash Bros. patch – rumour

    Street Fighter’s Ryu is rumoured for future Super Smash bros DLC following datamining of the latest patch. Super Smash Bros. 3DS and Wii U were updated recently, and hacker shinyquagsire23 claims to have found some interesting files while poking around in the 3DS patch data. As detailed on Reddit, the audio files included a new […]

  • Suikoden 3 PEGI rating suggests PS2 Classic re-release

    Suikoden. Suikoden 2. And now: Suikoden 3. Suikoden 3 has been rated by PEGI for PlayStation 3, presumably ahead of an upcoming re-release. Gematsu turned up the rating, and although we have no further information at this time, it’s not much a leap to assume the RPG will turn up as a PS2 Classic on […]

  • Star Wars Battlefront gameplay reveal to be streamed live, new Instagram tease

    The Star Wars Battlefront gameplay reveal will be live-streamed during a panel hosted by EA as part of the Star Wars Celebration festivities this Friday. This is according to an announcement from Verizon and Disney courtesy of MP1ST. The main stream for the event kicks off at 10am PDT/1pm EDT on Thursday, April 16. It […]

  • GameStop to launch retro game and console trade-in experiment

    GameStop wants to get into the retro game and console business, providing it’s a worthwhile endeavor. To test the possibility, it will soon allow customers in Birmingham, Alabama and New York City to trade-in classic consoles and games in-store. Speaking with IGN, a spokesperson for the company said the initiative will kick off on April […]

  • Battlefield Hardline’s first patch addresses five priority issues requested by the community

    Battlefield Hardline’s first patch is in the works, and today, Visceral Games has added Punkbuster and Nvidia DirectX driver fixes to the list of issues to be addressed. Miscellaneous fixes for “the most frequent crashes” will be included in the patch, as well as the following “top five priority” issues voiced by the community. Punkbuster […]

  • GTA 5 user videos: Franklin’s exploits, a traffic jam tickle our funny bone

    Since GTA 5 was released on PC this week, the amount of videos being created with the new editing tools are releasing at a quick rate. Below, are three in particular I found amusing. The first one is from James McVinnie, originally posted on Reddit, showing what occurs after he happens upon vehicles in a […]

  • Invisible Inc. is coming to PS4 and has left Steam Early Access

    Invisible Inc., from Don’t Starve developers Klei Entertainment, has been announced for PlayStation 4 and the game has also a release date on PC. The game has now left Steam Early Access and will arrive on PC May 12. Per a post from studio founder Jamie Cheng on the PS Blog, the game will contain […]

  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Ascendance DLC dated for PC and PlayStation

    The Ascendance DLC pack for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare now has a release date for PC, PlayStation 3 and PS4. It contains four new maps, the OHM 2-in-1 directed energy light machine gun, the OHM Werewolf custom variant, and the new Exo Grapple ability and playlist. The Infection episode of the exo Zombies saga […]

  • Killing Floor 2 PC specs and Digital Deluxe Edition contents announced by Tripwire

    A Digital Deluxe Edition for Killing Floor 2 along with PC specs for the title have been announced, along with the new of a Steam Early Access launch later this month. According to Tripwire Interactive, the Digital Deluxe Edition will run you $39.99/£26.99/€36.99 starting on April 21 on Steam. This edition contains the following additions […]

  • Content in Wolfenstein: The Old Blood tips its hat to Return to Castle Wolfenstein

    Wolfenstein: The Old Blood, the standalone prequel to last year’s Wolfenstein: The New Order, will contain a few nods to the franchise classic Return to Castle Wolfenstein, according to the developers. According to developer MachineGames, the setting works “well with the pulp B-movie thing we’re going for,” and created a prequel instead of DLC for […]

  • Bloodborne is the latest to receive the Honest Game Trailers treatment

    Smosh Games has released another entry in its Honest Game Trailers series, and this time, it’s poking Bloodborne. According to the trailer, the game is “more disturbing” than the scene in South Park: The Stick of Truth where you are “crushed by your own Dad’s balls.” It also has more “stupid top hats than a […]