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Crysis 3 reviews are go, all the scores here

Tuesday, 19 February 2013 14:15 GMT By Dave Cook

Crysis 3 reviews have started appearing in the wild. We’ve rounded them all up below.

The scores are below, and you can also check out my opinion blog on why Crysis 3 is much better as a stealth game here.

IGN – 8.5
OPM – 8
Videogamer – 6/10
Destructoid – 7.5
Shacknews – No Score
Gamespot – 7.5
Polygon – 7
Digital Spy – 4/5
Eurogamer – 7
Kotaku – “No”
Games Master UK Magazine (PC) – 8.5
Gamereactor Sweden (PC) – 8
Joystiq – 4/5
GameTrailers – 9
CVG - 8.5
GamesBeat – 85/100
NY Daily News – 5/5
PC Gamer – 81/100
MTV – No Score “you shouldn’t pass on “Crysis 3″
GameInformer – 8.5

Got a score? Stick it below and we’ll add it above when we can.

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38 Comments

  1. CPC_RedDawn

    I expected much higher than this.

    Number 1 was great until the aliens showed up. Number 2 was epic and yea sure it was held back by console development but seriously the grand scale and epic battles in the streets, roof tops, etc, and the aliens this time actually looked good. Number 3 just looks like a cashin to me now.

    #1 2 years ago
  2. Crazyreyn

    Digital Spy, 4/5 http://www.digitalspy.co.uk/gaming/review/a459807/crysis-3-review-360-be-the-ultimate-predator-despite-some-flaws.html

    #2 2 years ago
  3. diego-rbb-93

    Kotaku says “NO”.

    I respect them. But what its worse… I believe them.

    #3 2 years ago
  4. rafterman83

    Completed it on Veteran in just over 6 hours; call me a cynic but that’s jut not long enough for a £40 game. Enjoyed it, and it looks incredible, but far too short :/

    #4 2 years ago
  5. Steve Burns

    VideoGamer.com: 6/10

    http://www.videogamer.com/reviews/crysis_3_review.html

    #5 2 years ago
  6. Erthazus

    So Crysis 1 and Warhead were the best ones in the series so far… Lol.

    In my opinion Crytek has gone to shit when console development started. They were always PC devs and they knew what was best for the platform.

    Far Cry 1 was excellent, Crysis 1 was excellent, Warhead was decent but nothing spectacular. Warhead was more of a soulless addon to the first Crysis. At least gameplay was there.

    Crysis 2 was SHIT and this one i’m still going to try out. I guess it is going to be the same POS as the second game but I loved the first game and previous Crytek games. I want to try it.

    P.S. People who played say that it is a CoD game with dumbed down suit and ” “Follow there” missions” with stupid Console boss fights and small environments… Great Crysis game.

    #6 2 years ago
  7. davoodm

    no matter what the scores are :-/

    #7 2 years ago
  8. Samoan Spider

    I’m not one for listening to critics, but damn I hate seeing scores so low. But then again, I’ll do what I always do and just buy/play it and judge for myself. Its got a bow, thats got to count for something! :p

    #8 2 years ago
  9. loki

    AQnother fail from EA, another boring crysis

    #9 2 years ago
  10. Moonwalker1982

    @4

    And you didn’t rush through it? Cause i remember people saying the same thing about Crysis 2 back then, but it took my more than 10 hours to finish it. And i’m not a rusher, nor like a snail or anything. Normal pace :D

    #10 2 years ago
  11. ps3fanboy

    “Another wit-and-humourless jaunt through nonsensical plotting, dumb enemies, and prescribed action, with only glimpses of the series’ potential.”

    after that being said i agree with Kotaku “NO”… this is not a game i am using my £40 on. maybe if it end up in the bargain bin for a 10′er next year i will have to rethink…

    #11 2 years ago
  12. YoungZer0

    @11: How can you agree with Kotaku even though you have not played this game? You agree that Kotakus review is right after you read ANOTHER review?

    #12 2 years ago
  13. Max Payne

    Why are people so harsh on Crysis 2/3 even if their levels are much bigger and non linear unlike your scripted Killzone,Uncharted,Gears,MoH,BF,CoD… AND still looks amazing ?

    #13 2 years ago
  14. Bomba Luigi

    A lot of 7/10 and 8/10 like scores. And that for sure dosn’t mean the Game is bad. Why are People today think that everything that is under 9/10 is total Shit? Its Curios.

    #14 2 years ago
  15. Erthazus

    @13, Uncharted, gears and BF are just better games in general.

    @14, Because it’s a gaming industry. There are two scores: 7-8 and 9-10.

    #15 2 years ago
  16. Raini

    Gameswelt.de: PC 8/10, Console 7,5/10

    http://www.gameswelt.de/crysis-3/review/seite-1,176303

    #16 2 years ago
  17. SyNx153

    cute

    #17 2 years ago
  18. ps3fanboy

    @12

    i have played the demo and i have a friend that also work as a reviewer and he let me try the first level…

    so i know what i am talking about, the game sucks and are not up to the standards i expect from a crytek game, nice to look at but that is all..

    a lot of these reviewer that give good scores are just paid to give good scores…

    #18 2 years ago
  19. Beta

    So it’s not a bad game. Just an average one.

    Never been able to get into the Crysis series.

    #19 2 years ago
  20. CaptPierce

    7′s and 8′s are NOT bad scores by any means; they’re just underwhelming to most triple-A titles like this. It certainly looks good, but it just feels a bit too familiar. Probably get it when it’s $40.

    #20 2 years ago
  21. _LarZen_

    I like this comment from Kirk Hamilton from Kotaku.com “This is it: The mediocre game that screenshots will sell.”

    And he is probably spot on…

    #21 2 years ago
  22. Edo

    As expected,about the same as Dead Space 3 in terms of reviews.

    #22 2 years ago
  23. Gnosis

    @14: No, but most of the time not worth full 60€ price. Gaming is an expensive hobby.

    #23 2 years ago
  24. nhowell14

    meh i dont care bout any past the first game, it’s not one of those game series that continues to improve in story and gameplay….

    Maybe whats his face should spend more time developing the game vs overly exaggerating how slow the current 7+ year old console hardware is and how “superior” PC as a platform is.

    I just find it exceptionally humorous that this guy spends a crap ton of time, just as any other PC gamer tries to, in justifying spending a crap ton of money on instantly outdated PC hardware when the PS3/360 run the original Crysis. seeing as the original game brought even the most extreme PC hardware to its knees all the while the current HD game consoles run the same game being a couple years older. Not to mention the most current Crysis iteration is available for the PS3/360 as well.

    know what they say, walk the walk if you talk the talk.

    #24 2 years ago
  25. ps3fanboy

    @23

    The framerate on the console version drops to the LOW 20′s, making it almost unplayable. so it is junk and not worth full price for sure….

    #25 2 years ago
  26. LuLshuck

    @13 Scripted as in what? crysis 2/3 pretty much is scripted, you go from A to B just to get a scripted cut scene and then repeat, pretty much like gears and killzone you fucking idiot

    #26 2 years ago
  27. Moonwalker1982

    I saw some videos of the 360 version and the faces especially are just insane, how did they get this looking so damn good on such old hardware? It sucks about the framerate, but i heard it only happens now and then, definitely not a whole lotta times.

    #27 2 years ago
  28. Gadzooks!

    Looks really good from what I see. I loved Crysis 2 so am definitely getting 3.

    #28 2 years ago
  29. gamereck36

    The game will drop in 2 weeks in price. I will wait until it drops by $25 or more………..

    #29 2 years ago
  30. pukem0n

    how is anything above a 7 a bad score?

    i dont get it.

    its like a B in school grades, and all of us were more than happy with a B in school, arent we?

    #30 2 years ago
  31. rafterman83

    @10 DIdn’t rush through it, in fact played it quite stealthly and died quite a bit – but unfortunately it’s almost certainly 2-3 hours shorter than the Crysis 2. Framerate-wise it’s near perfect, certainly a hell of a lot better than 2, certainly not a deal breaker.

    #31 2 years ago
  32. Max Payne

    @26 Are you for real ? I was talking about size of level and option to go stealth or rambo style any time you want , and overall sandbox type level.

    #32 2 years ago
  33. nollie4545

    lol @ #24

    You jealous much? Spot the wannabe PC gamer right there.

    You know, not every PC gamer spends thousands on ‘instantly outdated hardware’, some of us just enjoy playing games in the form they were meant to be and with the settings that do them justice. Not only that but PC games tend to be cheaper (many are given away free on steam or sold on offer for half what they cost on console- say hello to Steam!). Besides, even if a game was a identical price on console or PC, who is getting better value for money? The guy with all his settings cranked up, or the one playing on hardware so old it can barely run the game?

    Not everyone spends hundreds on their gaming rig each year you know. It isn’t necessary, you could quite happily run modern titles happily at sensible settings if you merely bought a new mid range graphics card every two years.

    As for Crysis 3. I’ve pre-ordered it. Crysis 1 was very good but Crysis 2 wins for sheer accessibility and polish it feels more complete and less like a game only a PC nerd could play. Crysis 3 offering more of the same, and with even better graphics? Sold!

    #33 2 years ago
  34. Grey Wolf

    A review of a german site:

    http://www.gameradio.de/test-review/xbox360/2476/crysis_3.html

    #34 2 years ago
  35. pja137

    Well, it’s been more than five hours for me, but then I’ve always been a bit slow at these games.

    Here’s my problem with the game. I played Crysis through, beginning to end, three times. I’d play it again before I played this one again. I played Crysis 2 through, beginning to end, FOUR times. I’d play it again before I played this one again. What’s the difference? The first two seemed more like real life than this one. This one is too much a game. How so? The bosses. Come on now. I want a game that I could, in real life, survive realistically. Getting by these bosses takes multiple efforts, and they are just way too difficult. Now it’s a game. The first two didn’t have that. Yes, some parts were difficult, but not THAT difficult.

    I like to feel like I’m in a real world. I like the illusion of being part of that world. Crysis 3 gives me that much of the time, but the bosses kill the illusion. Suddenly, I’m back in a game.
    By the way, I’m still stuck trying to get past the boss with what looks like whirling blades. I survive it once, kill a few aliens, then it attacks me again and I always die. Can’t get past it.

    Stuck in a game.

    By the way, there’s a lot more than five hours gameplay here. I tend to take my time and explore. Some of you rush through, miss a lot, and then complain. Try taking your time. It doesn’t have to be a race.

    #35 2 years ago
  36. Talkar

    @35
    Your post makes no sense.. First off, the game is not difficult at all. I’ve completed it on my first playthrough on whatever the name of the hardest difficulty available to me at the time was called.
    Secondly, you’re complaining that you don’t like the game because it feels like a game? Really? And you say that the first two games were realistic at the same time.. Tell me, when was the last time you put on a nanosuit and threw a guy through a shed, literally through the shed?

    #36 2 years ago
  37. DSB

    @36 I could tell ya, but I’d have to kill ya ;)

    #37 2 years ago
  38. pja137

    I stand by my post. When I say “realistic”, it is the same as when people read a science fiction book. You don’t determine it’s “realism” by whether it’s like my life here and now. You determine whether it’s true to the world it’s set in and the rules that apply there.

    If I’m playing a western game, and it’s true to the way things were in those days, that’s realistic. But if you throw in an encounter where you have to survive being attacked by 100 cyborg Indians, and there’s no possible way you could accomplish that the first time through, then it’s just a game at that point in the storyline.

    If you want to be helpful, though (I know it’s a long shot), then tell me how to get past this silly boss machine. I would really appreciate that.

    #38 2 years ago

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    Destiny’s House of Wolves DLC will add four new maps to the Crucible, the game’s competitive multiplayer mode. Let’s take a look at all of them. Alex brings you new footage showing all of the four maps that will drop with House of Wolves. He goes over the layout, landmarks, gameplay styles, and other important […]

  • Custom Xbox One Star Wars controllers look very tempting

    Microsoft is celebrating May 4 by showing off concept designs for Star Wars-themed Xbox One controllers. May 4 is of course Star Wars Day and the controller concepts you’re about to see are just that, concepts. Or at least that’s what they said they are. There are four designs and they don’t look very practical. […]

  • Project Cars launch trailer is an anthology of race cars, set to the beats of Deadmau5

    Project Cars comes out this week and there’s just enough time for one last trailer. Project Cars, Slightly Mad Studios’ ambitious racer that has been in development for ages, is finally coming out this week. The racer received plenty of changes throughout its development based on community feedback and the final product will be in […]

  • Star Wars Battlefront dev reveals planet Sullust

    Sullust, a planet that has not been previously shown, will be featured in one of Star Wars Battlefront’s maps. Star Wars Battlefront developer DICE revealed today that planet Sullust will be one of the game’s locations. The planet was mentioned in the films and other Star Wars works, but was only shown today. DICE posted […]

  • Destiny House of Wolves: Tower vendor changes

    House of Wolves will change the inventory of some of Destiny’s vendors and add new roles to others. Here’s everything that has been announced so far. You know that House of Wolves will bring a new social space to the game in the form of The Reef. But did you also know that the good […]

  • Nintendo apologises for Amiibo shortages, will reissue some out-of-stock figures

    Nintendo released a statement today to apologise for fan’s frustrations in finding some Amiibo figures and promised to handle distribution better going forward. Nintendo has been criticised recently for its lack of communication when it comes to new Amiibo figures. Something which has lead fans to not know if certain figures are limited to some […]

  • Halo: MCC “a black eye for us,” Halo 5 won’t suffer the same fate, says franchise director

    The development of Halo: The Master Chief Collection was of an “outrageous complexity,” which was one of the reasons it suffered a horrible launch. None of that will happen with Halo 5: Guardians, according to Frank O’Connor. Frank O’Connor, Halo franchise development director opened up to Xbox Achievements about the difficult task of developing The […]

  • Destiny House of Wolves: weapon Reforging explained

    When House of Wolves drops in a couple of weeks, you’ll be able to change the stats of some in-game weapons. This process is called ‘Reforging’. Alex goes over all the details Bungie revealed about the new Reforging system. This covers the materials you need, the weapons that can be reforged and much more. Make […]

  • GTA 5 PC: control the in-game phone with your iPhone using this mod

    GTA 5′s latest mod lets you control the in-game phone with your real-life iPhone. Reddit user Planetleak wanted to see if he would succeed in getting his iPhone to control the phone in GTA 5. He did it and has a video to prove it. It’s not a mod per-se, but it emulates mouse and […]

  • SoulCalibur dev wants to know fans’ favourite characters for “something huge”

    SoulCalibur developers are probably working on a new game, because they’re asking fans to vote on their favourite characters. Project Soul, the longtime developer of the SoulCalibur series is soliciting feedback on fans’ favourite characters. The developer said as much in a post on its Facebook page. “Calling all SoulCalibur Fans! Project Soul would like […]

  • Jason Voorhees doesn’t look out of place in new Mortal Kombat X trailer

    Jason Voorhees comes to Mortal Kombat X starting tomorrow and it’s time to celebrate his arrival. Jason Voorhees, the first DLC character for Mortal Kombat X has been given the trailer treatment. Jason is part of the game’s Kombat Pack, owners of which can start using him tomorrow, May 5. Being an iconic horror character, […]

  • Dragon Age: Inquisition – Dragonslayer DLC announced, free to all this week

    Dragon Age: Inquisition is getting a multiplayer expansion this week. BioWare has announced that all owners of Dragon Age: Inquisition will receive a new multiplayer expansion, for free. The expansion is called Dragonslayer and it’s centred around fighting dragons, hence the name. Three new playable characters will join the roster as you explore an all-new […]

  • Sonder is still happening, and this is the best news of the week

    Sonder is a really interesting-looking new indie adventure, which I am quite excited to remember exists. We first heard about Sonder in late 2013, when its debut trailer introduced us to a Kamai Media’s ambitious vision. In the intervening months Kamai has been hard at work on its space station management sim slash non-linear narrative […]

  • Twitter axes playable Internet Archive embeds

    The dream has died: Twitter has disabled Internet Archive game embeds. Remember how for a few days you could tweet a link to an a game on the Internet Archive and it was playable direct from that tweet? Well, Twitter has cancelled that. All those tweets now just show links. GamesIndustry suspects it has something […]

  • Lords of the Fallen, Divinity: Original Sin developers will reveal new games at E3 2015

    Lords of the Fallen developer Deck13 and Divinity: Original Sin developer Larian Studios have new projects in the works which will be revealed at E3 2015. Publisher Focus Home Interactive is behind both new games. In a French press release [PDF] spotted by RPG Codex, Focus said it will show off the two unrevealed titles […]

  • Rare game announce expected at E3 2015

    Rare’s new game will be shown off at E3 2015, apparently. Rare hasn’t announced a reveal, and neither has Microsoft, but it looks like the news has slipped out anyway. IGN cites a tweet from Rare creative director Simon Woodroffe in which he says that a new project from Rare designer Gregg Mayles will be […]

  • Batgirl expansion included in $40 Batman: Arkham Knight season pass

    Here’s what you get in the $40 Batman: Arkham Knight season pass. Batman: Arkham Knight’s season pass was announced last week, but apart from the news that it would cost a whopping $40/£33, we didn’t get many details of what it would include. Thankfully, Warner Bros. has since acknowledged the clamour this caused, as players […]

  • Star Wars Day Xbox sale discounts Force Unleashed, Lego games

    Star Wars Day is upon us, and here’s an Xbox sale to mark it. Microsoft is offering discounts on Xbox 360 games to celebrate May 4. From my desk here in Australia the sale is a bit light on content – two Lego games, plus The Force Unleashed and its DLC packs. Your mileage may […]

  • Here’s hoping this tease means we see Mass Effect at E3 2015

    Mass Effect boss Mike Gamble has shared a teaser image, which we’re more than happy to draw speculative conclusions from. The new Mass Effect game in the works at BioWare Edmonton is a mysterious beast. Judging by how long it’s been in development, it feels like we’re about due for a proper reveal, to clear […]

  • Watch almost a whole hour of Wolfenstein: The Old Blood

    Wolfenstein: The Old Blood is almost here. Are you ready for old-school shooter action? Wolfenstein: The Old Blood publisher Bethesda livestreamed almost an hour of the Machine Games shooter recently, and has now uploaded the archive to YouTube. Check it out below: Wolfenstein: The Old Blood launches digitally on PC, PS4 and Xbox One on […]

  • Splatoon lacks voice chat to promote a positive online experience

    Nintendo’s multiplayer game Splatoon will not contain a voice chat option in order to “focus on the positive aspects” of online gaming. Speaking in the latest issue of Edge magazine (thanks, GamesRadar), Splatoon co-director Yusuke Amano said personal experience with negativity in online voice chat was one of the main reasons for excluding the feature. […]

  • D4 on PC: differences from Xbox One version, system specs announced

    D4: Dark Dreams Don’t Die – Season 1 is coming to PC, and Access Games has provided a list of features different from the Xbox One version. We’ve pulled most of the changes off the game’s website and posted them below, along with the PC specs. D4 on PC Kinect gesture input controls replaced with […]

  • The Megalodon returns to Battlefield 4 with the latest CTE patch

    The Megalodon Easter Egg in Battlefield 4 may have been removed earlier this year from Naval Strike, but it has since resurfaced on the CTE with the latest patch. I’d make a Jaws reference, but it’s been done to death. The shark is shown in the video on the Paracel Storm map which was where […]

  • Survival horror game Kodoku has a new work-in-progress trailer

    Kodoku, the survival horror title from Carnivore Studio, has a new work-in-progress video available, showing you how the game is coming along. Announced for PlayStation 4 and Vita back in 2013, the game is slated for release sometime this year, and tasks the player with avoiding mythical Japanese ghosts using only magic and stealth. Thanks, […]

  • Current HoloLens prototype has noticeably “tighter” FoV compared to January build

    Microsoft’s augmented reality headset HoloLens is still very much in the prototype stage, according to various reports out of the Build Conference. Microsoft hasn’t discussed technical specs with the press yet as nothing is set in stone, but during a hands-on at Build, Ars Technica noticed the prototypes had a “x86 processor, 2GB RAM, 802.11ac […]

  • Silent Hills petition asking Konami to continue development has over 50,000 signatures

    A petition to save the Silent Hills game has been formed by fans in the hopes Konami will change its mind and bring the collaboration with Guillermo del Toro back from the dead. Konami confirmed on Monday the Silent Hill remake from film director Del Toro and Metal Gear’s Hideo Kojima had been cancelled, but […]

  • Attack on Titan has a US release date, title changed in EU over copyright claim

    Attack on Titan: Humanity in Chains will be released under a different title in Europe, according to the publisher, and while a release date has been set for North America, the same cannot be said for fans across the pond. According to Atlus, a copyright claim in Europe has forced the company to publish the […]

  • Yooka-Laylee meets final Kickstarter Stretch Goal in less than 24 hours

    The Kickstarter for Playtonic’s Yooka-Laylee sailed beyond its final £1 million ($1.5 million) Stretch Goal overnight, which will allow for a simultaneous release on all announced platforms. Once funded, Yooka-Laylee was slated for release on Linux, Mac, PC, PlayStation 4, Wii U, and Xbox One; however, a simultaneous release on all platforms wasn’t guaranteed unless […]

  • Not a Hero will miss its May 7 release date, but not by much

    Not a Hero will miss its May 7 release date, according to an announcement from Roll7. Not to worry though, it’s only by a week. According to the developer, the delay is due to “having undergone super-secret upgrades to crank shit up to 60fps.” The extra week will provide the additional time needed for tweaking […]

  • Assassin’s Creed, The Crew, Far Cry 4, other Ubisoft titles on sale through the Humble Store

    Ubisoft has put a number of its games on sale through the Humble Store. Franchises Assassin’s Creed and Far Cry are on discount as are single release titles. The list of games on sale are below. For pricing in your region, head over to the Humble Store. Anno 2070 Complete Edition Assassin’s Creed 3 Assassin’s […]

  • Payday 2: Repeater rifle, Peacemaker pistol introduced with The Butcher’s Western Pack

    Overkill Software released the 21st DLC pack for Payday 2 yesterday, titled The Butcher’s Western Pack. The pack will run you $4.99/€4.99 and other digital distribution channels. “For our 21st DLC we go back in time to visit the Wild West and the arsenal it was known for,” said the developers. “With it we’re introducing […]

  • The Yooka-Laylee Kickstarter just launched and has already met its funding goal

    Playtonic Games launched the Kickstarter campaign for Yooka-Laylee at 5pm UK, and in just over 30 minutes it already hit its $270,000 funding goal. You can watch the funding counter continue to roll over through the link. Yooka-Laylee is a 3D platformer where the characters use special moves such as Yooka’s tongue grapple and Laylee’s […]

  • Batch of hi-res Persona 5 screenshots released by PlayStation Japan

    A set of screenshots have been released for Persona 5, and while you’ve seen these before in magazines and on the official website, these are high-res versions. Some will even look familiar to those who watched the first gameplay trailer back in February. The shots were posted over on the PlayStation Japan Persona 5 game […]

  • Is Alien: Isolation getting HTC Vive support?

    Placeholder images for SteamVR icons have been found and it looks like there may be support for Alien: Isolation, so if you enjoy soiling yourself, get psyched! NeoGAF members found a thread on Reddit, where a little rooting around in a Steam directory unearthed the images. The list includes both games and apps, and as […]

  • Xbox Live multiplayer is free this weekend on Xbox 360

    Xbox 360 players in all Xbox Live regions can play multiplayer online for free this weekend. If you are a Silver member, this means you are Golden from May 1-3 and can play multiple games online with your buddies. All you have to do is log-in to Xbox Live.

  • Assassin’s Creed actor Michael Fassbender confirms film production starts September

    The Assassin’s Creed movie will start production this fall, actor Michael Fassbender (Prometheus, 300, X-Men:First Class) as confirmed. Speaking with ComingSoon.net, Fassbender said filming will start in September, which is inline with Ubisoft’s announcement in February. The actor will star in the film alongside Oscar-winning actress Marion Cotillard, both reuniting with their MacBeth director Justin […]

  • Eve Online boss states VR won’t be as big as we think next year

    I don’t think I’m the only one who wants VR to hurry up and manifest into a Sword Art Online-esque reality. Unfortunately, the chief executive officer at the studio behind Eve Online doesn’t think that will be happening any time soon. Talking to Venture Beat, Hilmar Veigar Pétursson touched on his excitement at the prospects […]

  • The Last of Us: Left Behind goes standalone in May on PS3, PS4

    Naughty Dog has announced that The Last of US DLC Left Behind will be released as a standalone experience next month. It can be purchased for both PlayStation 3 and PS4 through the PS Store and a two-hour demo of the Factions multiplayer will also be made available. “The Left Behind standalone game will have […]

  • EA’s annual E3 press conference takes place on June 15

    Electronic Arts has announced its annual E3 2015 press conference will take place the day before the show kicks off on June 15. EA, Microsoft, Sony and Ubisoft always hold press events the day before E3 officially starts, so this isn’t any surprise, really. The presser, dubbed “Live to Play”, will last one hour and […]

  • Steam exchange rate mix-up closes down community market

    The Steam community market was buggered up big time today after a mix-up with currency conversion had items selling from practically nothing, to millions of dollars. PC Gamer picked up on the news after a thread on Reddit appeared with screenshots depicting just how silly things were getting over there. The currency exchange rate data […]

  • Britney Spears signs five-year deal with Glu for new mobile game

    Pop star Britney Spears has signed a five-year deal with Glu mobile for a new, untitled game. The mobile game will feature her “voice, likeness, and creative influence,” and is due for release sometime next year. Glu also signed a deal with Katy Perry in February, so expect a game revolving around her to hit […]

  • Large Activision publisher sale on Steam discounts Call of Duty, Prototype, more

    Activision has put the majority of its library on sale through Steam this weekend, and if other titles weren’t included, it could be referred to as a Call of Duty sale. Below are a few standouts. Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare – Gold Edition 25% off Call of Duty: Ghosts 67% off Call of Duty: […]

  • The Dota 2 International Compendium is out, second Stretch Goal almost complete

    The International Compendium has been released for Dota 2 with the prize pool sitting at a lovely $1,917,155 as of press time. Valve said over the weekend to expect the International Compendium to drop sometime this week. As with previous years, those who purchase the Compendium can earn rewards by completing challenges, making predictions and by […]

  • If permadeath RTS games are up your alley, check out indie project XO

    The Square Enix Collective showcases projects for a limited time to help drum up community support and potential backers, and RTS title XO from Jumpdrive Studios is worth taking a look at. The teaser trailer is fairly brief, but if you visit the page for XO over at the Square Enix Collective, it’s understandable – […]