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Panopticon: Sony’s mysterious countdown ends, trailer appears

Thursday, 16 May 2013 12:09 GMT By Dave Cook

Sony’s mysterious ‘Panopticon’ countdown site has expired, and in its place a new trailer has appeared. It’s not the Last Guardian. Sorry folks.

The clip shows what appears to be hacking in London, futuristic soldiers, gunplay, monsters, a woman giving birth, cyborgs and much more. Plus, what’s with the weird counter above people’s heads? Is this the amount of days they have left to live?

No specific format has been confirmed, but we should know more soon.

Thanks Joystiq and Mike W.

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55 Comments

  1. YoungZer0

    That looked … insanely generic.

    #1 2 years ago
  2. Dave Cook

    @1 it reminded me of Binary Domain but with the visual style of Gravity Rush. Loved both of those games :D

    #2 2 years ago
  3. DrDamn

    @1
    Completely opposite impression from me, looked a lot more interesting that the vast majority of games out there.

    #3 2 years ago
  4. YoungZer0

    Naw, I think the cel-shading looks a little bit like Gravity Rush, but not the art-style itself, that looks generic.

    I think it’s going to be a JRPG.

    And Binary Domain made me sad.

    #4 2 years ago
  5. Mike W

    You’re welcome, you know it looks like that movie Appleseed.

    #5 2 years ago
  6. Sini

    sony’s back baby

    #6 2 years ago
  7. Deacon

    Looks great! Let’s have some more info now…

    #7 2 years ago
  8. zinc

    @4, You think it’s going to be a JRPG? What gave it away? The angsty schoolkids saving the world from big monsters, with nothing but floppy hair & smaller monsters?

    :-P

    And why is the lead kid constantly wearing headphones? I bet their Beats too, the little douche!

    #8 2 years ago
  9. YoungZer0

    @8: “The angsty schoolkids saving the world from big monsters, with nothing but floppy hair & smaller monsters?”

    Yep, pretty much that. Looks like Digital Devil Saga for poor people.

    #9 2 years ago
  10. Beta

    Okay this has my attention :) Looking forward to more info.

    #10 2 years ago
  11. OlderGamer

    Interesting to say the lest. But I doubt it will have wide appeal. Too JPNess for that.

    #11 2 years ago
  12. ayb91

    I really wish it is a JRPG.

    #12 2 years ago
  13. TheBlackHole

    How dull.

    #13 2 years ago
  14. Erthazus

    Sony want’s it’s own Monster Hunter so bad and in the end you have a generic POS trailer.

    #14 2 years ago
  15. Dragon246

    Great, another new IP (hopefully). At least someone tries to bring new ideas here.

    #15 2 years ago
  16. Clupula

    If that’s a PS4 title, then color me officially impressed for the first time. That looks awesome. I’m damn pleased that Sony’s Japan Studio is finally making something that looks Japanese, for once. While I hope whatever that was is PS3, the colors made me think it’s next-gen.

    #16 2 years ago
  17. Erthazus

    “the colors made me think it’s next-gen.”

    http://www.facepalm.su/wp-content/gallery/double-facepalm-2/ultimate_facepalm.jpg

    #17 2 years ago
  18. YoungZer0

    That really is an absurd statement.

    #18 2 years ago
  19. Clupula

    Whatever. The color scheme looks more like the colors they’ve used in PS4 titles than PS3 titles. If you don’t notice that sort of thing, then that’s you. It also seemed to use more than most PS3 titles I’ve seen.

    Still, I hope that not only am I wrong, but I hope that YoungZer0 is right and it is a JRPG, because I’d be first-daying that.

    #19 2 years ago
  20. Erthazus

    “The color scheme looks more like the colors they’ve used in PS4 titles than PS3 titles.”

    That’s just overkill bro.
    http://bfolder.ru/_ph/17/2/238182012.jpg

    #20 2 years ago
  21. G1GAHURTZ

    Yeah, Clupulaaaaa

    U sed a stoopid comment br0000.

    http://www.clupulaisstoopid.jpg

    #21 2 years ago
  22. Samoan Spider

    @21 Lulz :P

    #22 2 years ago
  23. xino

    does look generic
    looks like an RPG to me:/
    feels like Sony’s own Final Fantasy

    i’m sure it’s going to be turn based RPG:/

    #23 2 years ago
  24. No_PUDding

    Looks cool I guess. If you like that kind of thing.

    I’llbe way more interested if I hear it’s for PS4. Just because I will probably be sucking up all the early games due to me vacuous nature.

    #24 2 years ago
  25. Clupula

    @20 – Are you Dane Cook? Who the fuck says “Bro?”

    My own brothers don’t even say that.

    #25 2 years ago
  26. Clupula

    @23 – I hope it’s a turn-based RPG. I’d be all over that shit…

    Bro!

    #26 2 years ago
  27. No_PUDding

    Turn-based? What decade would you call this, huh?

    #27 2 years ago
  28. Clupula

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yQXbyeztSe4 Already thought this video made fun of people like Erth, but after him calling me “Bro,” from now on, I’m going to imagine every one of his posts in the voice of these guys.

    #28 2 years ago
  29. G1GAHURTZ

    @27:

    One that never saw The Last Guardian?

    #29 2 years ago
  30. PEYJ

    It is almost bound to be a PS4 game as the next bit of info on the game arrives the same day as Microsoft presents their nextbox.

    #30 2 years ago
  31. Clupula

    @27 – Yo, Broseph, the same decade where I can play something like Disgaea, Resonance of Fate, and Valkyria Chronicles and enjoy the hell out of them. Not everything has to be like Skyrim. Some of us actually LIKE turn-based JRPG’s.

    #31 2 years ago
  32. Clupula

    @30 – Oh yeah, G. I. Bro, I totally forgot about that happening. That does make it more likely to be a PS4 title, BESIDES THE COLORS, which also factor in.

    #32 2 years ago
  33. zinc

    I figured this for a VITA title… I mean I don’t really see anything *next-gen* about this :-S

    #33 2 years ago
  34. DrDamn

    @31
    +1

    Turn based is a design choice. Real-time is not a natural evolution, it’s just an alternative way to do things.

    #34 2 years ago
  35. Clupula

    @33 – Please don’t say that, Brofessor. I will be so bummed if something that looks this cool ends up wasted on a portable.

    #35 2 years ago
  36. PEYJ

    G.I. Bro…?

    #36 2 years ago
  37. Deacon

    @35 ….. like Gravity Rush

    I mean, not wasted, but deserves to be seen and played by a wider audience.

    #37 2 years ago
  38. jmg24bad

    Its almost like a cross between Death Note the anime and God Eater the game.

    #38 2 years ago
  39. Clupula

    @36 – Welcome to the BroZone, Broski! Just trying to spread the bromance after my brominator, Erth started it. Woo woo woo, you know it!

    #39 2 years ago
  40. Dragon246

    @Clupula,
    I want this to be an Vita exclusive, just to hear more of your ranting :P

    @Deacon,
    Vita needs games, good Japanese games will certainly help, and they need to be exclusives. Even though GR is not a million seller, its profitable.
    I don’t really care if it deserves more or not, I enjoyed the hell out of it. If anyone wants to play it, buy Vita, simple as that. There is no need for it to be on any other platform.
    Same reason I don’t bother with people angry about Bayonetta 2, buy Wii U if you want it.

    #40 2 years ago
  41. PEYJ

    G.I. Bro…Moi!?!

    #41 2 years ago
  42. Dragon246

    Btw, next reveal is on 21st.
    On the day of nextbox reveal.

    Well played Sony :D

    #42 2 years ago
  43. Djoenz

    This looks interesting. Im not a fan of shellshaded games though. The counters above their heads are reminding me of the movie out of time. Also at the end the all seeing eye.

    Conspiracy game. Interesting. RPG turnbased fuck yeah why not. Strategic would be nice too.

    #43 2 years ago
  44. Clupula

    @41 – BROLO

    #44 2 years ago
  45. Clupula

    @40 – Brochacho, if this ends up on Vita, I won’t be ranting, I’ll just ignore it. The only game to ever make me rant for a switch to portables was Valkyria Chronicles 2. And I’ve made my peace with that series. I now think of it like an abusive ex-spouse that I had fond memories of our time together before things turned ugly and they broke my heart no matter how many chances I gave them.

    #45 2 years ago
  46. Dave Cook

    Bilbro Baggins

    #46 2 years ago
  47. Clupula

    @47 – Broman Polanski

    #47 2 years ago
  48. Dragon246

    Hey people, dont forget the next reveal date.
    http://www.jp.playstation.com/scej/title/panopticon/

    Looks like a PS4 thing if you go by the date.

    #48 2 years ago
  49. The_Red

    It feels like a modern day, HD version of Digital Devil Saga. I know it’s not but just imagine a SMT game on PS4/Xbox3 instead of handhelds…

    #49 2 years ago
  50. Clupula

    @50 – The thought of a PS4 MegaTen game comes really close to giving me an erection.

    Although having one announced for PS3, right now, would make me finish.

    #50 2 years ago
  51. Lengendaryboss

    Bro :D this looks intriguing but nothing about it screams next gen, i really hope its for PS Vita cause the PS4 will definitely be supported First and third party wise of course one person would prefer it on consoles. But then again i don’t mind it being consoles.

    SCE Japan Studio just keep pumping out games at very quick rate Puppeter, Knack and This, very impressive.

    #51 2 years ago
  52. dizzygear

    #46 What are you talking about bro? There is no Valkyria Chronicles 2.

    #52 2 years ago
  53. Deacon

    @53 – http://youtu.be/DlVuhAVF68s

    There’s more than 2 broseph!

    #53 2 years ago
  54. makta112

    Anybody know what the music that starts at 1:22 is called? It’s really amazing.

    #54 2 years ago
  55. redwood

    something tells… me the last guardian might just be the last guardian :) as in the last game to ever come out on consoles..right before doomsday

    #55 2 years ago

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    The free games on offer in February via Xbox Live Games with Gold have been announced. Xbox Live Gold members on Xbox One can download #IDARB during February. Xbox 360 users can grab Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons from February 1-15, when it will be replaced by Sniper Elite V2 from February 16 -28. […]

  • Kinguin blames unidentified Russian for deactivated Far Cry 4 keys

    Third-party game key seller Kinguin is issuing refunds to those who found their games deactivated through Ubisoft’s Uplay service. Customers which purchased keys for Assassin’s Creed: Unity, Far Cry 4, The Crew and Watch Dogs are affected. Kinguin said 4,600 customer tickets were submitted over the last 72 hours and 35 out of 3,400 of […]

  • Video Unlimited to be re-branded as PlayStation Video starting in February

    Like Music Unlimited, Sony’s Video Unlimited service is being replaced and re-branded PlayStation Video. PlayStation Video will become part of PlayStation Network to streamline digital services for the over 64 million PSN users. PlayStation Video and PlayStation Music will be added to PSN which is already a destination point for the PlayStation Store, PlayStation Plus, […]

  • Spotify arrives on PlayStation Music this spring, Music Unlimited closing

    Spotify will launch on PlayStation Network this spring as part of a new music destination called PlayStation Music. PlayStation Music is a replacement for Music Unlimited, and those with a PSN account can link to Spotify which can be used just for music, or when playing games on PlayStation 4. Existing playlists from current Spotify […]

  • Closed beta for Alone in the Dark: Illumination starts tomorrow

    The private beta period for Alone in the Dark: Illumination starts on January 29. Those who pre-order the game via Steam, will automatically be included in the beta, enabling them to provide feedback on the first campaign in single-player mode. An additional beta period will be announced in the weeks leading up to launch. The […]

  • Majora’s Mask Special Edition New 3DS XL available once more on UK store

    UK residents who want to get their hands on the shiny Majora’s Mask Special Edition New 3DS XL can once again pre-purchase it through the Nintendo UK Store. If you want one, you better hurry because units will likely go rather fast. Only one per customer is allowed, and once you drop £209.99 on it, […]

  • Nintendo Q3: 1.9M New 3DS models sold, Wii U lifetime sales hit 9.2M

    New 3DS XL has sold 1.3 million units as of December 31, 2014, Nintendo announced in its Q3 financial results today. New 3DS moved 580,000 units by the end of the same period. Lifetime sales of both systems combined total a little under 1.9 million. Combined global sales for current 3DS models available in Europe […]

  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’s exo zombies reanimate a familiar format

    Advanced Warfare’s exo suits manage to bring an undead format back to life. Dave Cook welcomes zombies back to Call of Duty. “The challenges start to spike early so seasoned zombie slayers needn’t worry about being coddled.” Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’s first DLC went live this week, dropping four very solid maps for multiplayer […]

  • YouTube app and Maps will be removed from PS Vita

    Sony said that it will end support for the YouTube and Maps apps, as well as remove the “near” feature in an upcoming firmware update. Sony has revealed that a system update releasing in March will remove the Maps app and prevent the “near” feature from obtaining location address or display maps, making it redundant. […]

  • There is a Destiny loot cave Easter egg in Dying Light

    Dying Light is the latest game to take a jab at Destiny by having its own loot cave. Destiny’s infamous loot cave has been recreated in Dying Light, sort of. Of course the loot cave in Dying Light is only an Easter egg and doesn’t actually net you any loot. Instead, upon entering it, you […]

  • Resident Evil: Revelations 2 supports co-op in story mode, but only offline

    You can play the campaign of Resident Evil: Revelations 2 in co-op, but not online. 4gamer spoke to producers of Resident Evil: Revelations 2 and made out with a few details concerning story, setting and more. The site confirmed that while you will be able to switch between characters in the single player, and have […]

  • The Witcher 3 may have a permadeath “Insanity” mode

    Although not yet confirmed, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt developer CD Projekt RED is working on a difficulty mode dubbed “Insanity” that will delete your save if you die. During Monday’s Twitch stream, the developer took a few questions from the chat and we’ve got a bunch of answers. There are many interesting little bits […]

  • Dragon Age: Inquisition is the most successful launch for BioWare, based on sales

    Dragon Age: Inquisition is responsible for the most successful launch in developer BioWare’s history, according to EA. During last night’s EA Q3 2015 earnings call, the publisher said that Dragon Age: Inquisition was the most successful launch for developer BioWare. Today, we get a bit more detail. “In particular, Dragon Age: Inquisition had by far […]

  • Here’s a walkthrough of one mission from Far Cry 4 Hurk Deluxe DLC

    Far Cry 4′s latest DLC pack, Hurk Deluxe, seems like good fun, judging from this video. The Hurk Deluxe Pack was released today on all platforms. It comes with five new missions. The video below takes a look at the “Call of the Wild” mission. In the walkthrough you’ll get to see some of the […]

  • Battlefield Hardline beta date confirmed on Xbox Store

    The beta date for Battlefield Hardline has popped up on the Xbox Store, confirming the rumoured date. The listing for the Battlefield Hardline beta is available for anyone to see right now on the Xbox Store. Granted, it’s for Xbox 360, but unless EA is starting this beta early on Xbox 360, this will pretty […]

  • GTA player flies jets backwards in impressive stunts

    Doing stunts with jets in GTA 5 can be impressive, but it’s nothing like flying them backwards. Making videos of your jet stunts has become too mainstream. Which is why the latest video from YouTube channel GTA5Videos is all about defying that. The video below features some insane stunts mostly done by flying jets backwards, […]

  • CoD: Advanced Warfare balance patch out, System Hack nerfed, HBRa3 buffed

    The latest patch to Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is here with some major changes to game balance. Making good on the promise to nerf System Hack, developer Sledgehammer Games has released the latest patch to Advanced Warfare to do just that, and much more. The patch is out now on Xbox platforms, with PlayStation […]

  • Grinding three purples in Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel may crash your game [UPDATE]

    Update: Gearbox Software has announced there’s currently a hot-fix in place for Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel as a temporary solution to crashes caused with the DLC update. Until a permanent fix can be made, the hotfix should correct crashing issues. All will be fixed in the next major game update. Original Story A bug that snuck […]

  • Havoc maps up the tempo for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare

    Dave Cook dons his Exo suit to find the new Havok DLC maps a great change of pace for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare. Given that Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare places great emphasis on verticality, it’s little wonder that Sledgehammer Games has designed the first of its four DLC map packs with elevation and […]

  • G2A responds to deactivated Far Cry 4 keys debacle

    G2A, one of the third-party sellers that were named in the ongoing episode of deactivated Far Cry 4 keys has decided to release a statement. G2A is a well known third-party key sellers online. Most users know it through its sponsorship deals with many YouTube and Twitch channels. The service sells keys both through its […]

  • Petroglyph’s Victory resurfaces with Korean co-developer

    End of Nations, Mytheon and Grey Goo developer Petroglyph Games seems to have salvaged a stalled project. Victory popped up back in early 2013 after Trion Worlds took End of Nations in-house. Petroglyph’s attempt to crowdfund the unusual strategy title ended in iniquity, but it vowed to do whatever it could to bring the game […]

  • Far Cry 4 Hurk Deluxe DLC now available

    Far Cry 4′s latest DLC pack adds new story missions and a pile of new weapons. Far Cry 4: Hurk Deluxe is now available on PC and Xbox platforms, and is rolling out to the PSN in line with local network updates. The pack bundles five story missions, including Yak Farm, Blood Ruby and Hurk’s […]

  • Yes, Resident Evil: Revelations 2 has microtransactions

    Resident Evil: Revelations 2 has microtransactions, but thankfully they’re not as outrageous as initial reports suggested. The subject of Resident Evil: Revelations 2′s microtransactions arose earlier today with reports filtering out of a European press event that you’ll be able to pay to keep playing after your character dies. The ramifications of this are pretty […]

  • Play mini-games to unlock Magicka 2 content

    Magicka 2 publisher Paradox Interactive has invited fans to earn in-game rewards by playing other games. The Magicka website will host various mini-games in the build up to Magicka 2′s launch later this year on PC and PS4. Playing these games controbutes to a community score total which will eventually unlock in-game content as well […]

  • Deactivated Far Cry 4 keys were purchased through Origin

    Far Cry 4 owners who found their games deactivated without warning may be surprised to learn where they came from. Many copies of Far Cry 4 purchased through third-party re-sellers have been deactivated without notice. Although resellers affected by the deactivations argued that they had made authorised purchases, Ubisoft has denied this. The publisher told […]

  • Will Assassin’s Creed visit Japan in 2016?

    The next Assassin’s Creed game after Victory may finally bring ninja and assassins together. An Assassin’s Creed fan has spotted what certainly looks like a heavy hint that the next game after Victory will be set in Japan. Ubisoft forums member Cornik22 was looking through the Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag official art book when […]

  • Resident Evil HD modder aims to restore original, terrible voice acting

    Resident Evil and its early sequels are justifiably famous for their simply dire voice acting. Some Resident Evil fans feel they just can’t enjoy the experience of exploring Umbrella facilities if someone isn’t talking at them with absolutely no regard for pacing, content or tone. As a result, modder Bunny has stepped up to the […]

  • Record iPhone sales drive Apple to revenue spike

    The iPhone is still going strong – in fact, it’s selling better than ever. Apple has announced its financial results for the quarter ending December 27 2014, exceeding expectations with a 29.5% increase in revenues to $74.6 billion. This was a new record for the company. One of the key factors in this spike is […]

  • HoloLens has “mind-blowing” potential for games, says Microsoft CEO

    Microsoft’s VR wearable HoloLens is going to be great for games, according to CEO Satya Nadella. Speaking to investors, Nadella made Microsoft’s entertainment plans for the device explicit. “It’s also getting clearer how the games people love today will evolve to mind-blowing experiences in the future when designed for the mixed reality that Windows 10 […]

  • EA Q3: Battlefield 5 still on for holiday 2016, PGA Tour 15 spring release confirmed

    EA announced its financial results for its Q3 fiscal year 2015 quarter, ended December 31, 2014, noting total net revenue $1.13 billion in total net revenue compared to $808 million year-over-year. For the nine months ending December 31, total net revenue came in at $3.3 billion. Net revenues were up 39% and net income came […]

  • Players logged 113M single-player hours in Dragon Age: Inquisition, other EA games stats

    Ahead of its Q3 2015 earnings release, Electronic Arts has released a game infographic showing some interesting stats compiled through gameplay from October – December 2014. For FIFA 15, over 3.3 billion goals were made; 73 million knockouts occurred in EA SPORTS UFC; over 10 million families were created in The Sims 4; 113 million […]

  • Hyrule Warriors has shipped 1 million units worldwide

    Koei Tecmo has announced shipments of its Wii U hack and slash action title, Hyrule Warriors, has shipped one million units worldwide. The Omega Force-developed title was released in Japan on August 14 and in the west on September 26. Two packs of DLC for the game are slated for February alongside the version 1.5.0 […]

  • Xbox Games Store discounts Never Alone, Dragon Age: Inquisition, more

    This week’s deals available through the Xbox Games Store will be valid until February 2 with titles such as Battlefield 4, Dragon Age Inquisition, Never Alone, and Titanfall discounted. Discounted titles with an asterisk are for Xbox Live Gold members only. Xbox One Just Dance 2015* – 40% Another World* – 50% Never Alone* – […]

  • Say hello to Mortal Kombat X’s latest character: Reptile

    As promised, one of two character reveals this week for Mortal Kombat X has occurred: it’s the acid-spitting Reptile. Nice! Watch the video above. Mortal Kombat X is slated for release on April 14 and will be available on PC, PS3, PS4,Bxo 360 and Xbox One. Thanks, MrTGJelly (Trent).

  • Twisted fairy tale Woolfe: The Red Hood Diaries hits Steam Early Access

    Woolfe: The Red Hood Diaries, the successful Kickstarter from GRIN Studios, has launched on Steam Early Access. The PC title is described as a “cinematic fable featuring a vengeful Red Riding Hood,” who armed with an axe sets out on a quest to avenge the murder of her parents. Gameplay features action-platforming, combo-based hack ‘n […]

  • Dead or Alive 5: Last Round delayed to late March on Steam

    Koei Tecmo has announced it is delaying the PC release of Dead or Alive 5: Last Round to March. According to an updated listing on Steam (thanks, AGB), the fighter was delayed “in order to provide you with the best experience possible.” To apologize for the delay, Team Ninja will offer the Halloween 2013 Set, […]

  • Dragon’s Dogma Online will be F2P “no plans” for western release

    Dragon’s Dogma Online will be a free-to-play title for PC, PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3. Set for release this year, Dragon’s Dogma Online has a lobby which will support up to 100 players, is open-world, and the executive producer is Hiroyuki Kobayashi. Players can form groups with up to four players or pawns while raids […]

  • Watch this release video for Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel DLC Lady Hammerlock

    The Lady Hammerlock DLC for Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel releases today on PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360, and coinciding with the release is the launch trailer. In the Lady Hammerlock DLC, players are introduced and will be able to step into the shoes of Sir Hammerlock’s sister, Lady Aurelia the Baroness. The DLC will run […]

  • Free DLC for Tales of Zestiria takes place after main storyline

    Free DLC will be released in Japan for Tales of Zestiria, and while Bandai Namco has yet to state whether it will be released westward with the core game this summer, it’s an interesting slice of content. According to information from Jump posted by Siliconera, the DLC Alisha After Episode: What Is Reflected In The […]

  • This video of a Paris flat looks the real deal, but it’s all Unreal Engine 4

    I’m not entirely sure when, or how, this fella managed to sneak into my secret flat in Paris and film it, but since it’s out there I may as well share it with you. All joking aside, this video is rather amazing. It provides a virtual tour of a flat located in Paris; however, it’s […]

  • The Witness passes key development milestone, still no release date

    The Witness has seemingly come back from the dead. Creator Jonathan Blow has posted an update on the game’s development. Surely you still remember The Witness? Jonathan Blow’s follow-up to Braid, which was shown during the PlayStation 4 reveal event all the way back in February 2013? Well, today we got our first development update […]

  • You can now take selfies in World of Warcraft

    The latest patch to World of Warcraft has added a S.E.L.F.I.E. Camera to the game. And it does exactly what it sounds like it does. Patch 6.1 is currently being deployed to World of Warcraft’s Public Test Realms (PTR). There’s a massive list of patch notes, but the most pressing one, other than Twitter integration, […]

  • Hellblade: early gameplay and prototype footage revealed

    The latest developer diary for Hellblade is here with a look at some early gameplay prototypes and a peek at some polished areas. Hellblade developer Ninja Theory has revealed even more details of how game development works behind the scenes. The eighth part of this ongoing diary shows early gameplay footage along with some intriguing […]