Daily Archives: July 5, 2013
Fri, Jul 05, 2013 | 23:48 BST
August is going to bring players of Star Wars: The Old Republic Update 2.3, which comes with a new Ewok companion that they can buy, but that’s not all that next month will give you. August will also see the first Bounty Contract Week, which will allow players to take, you know, bounties to hunt down and kill.
Fri, Jul 05, 2013 | 21:25 BST
Fri, Jul 05, 2013 | 20:51 BST
Nintendo didn’t really have much in the way of surprises at E3, and that’s because, as Satoru Iwata says, they wanted to focus on the “video game fans that are eager for information on so-called traditional games” at the show. But they have more in store for this year than just the stuff they discussed at June’s Nintendo Direct, including “new types of games.”
Wed, Jul 10, 2013 | 12:51 BST
Destiny developer Bungie will be celebrating Bungie Day this weekend on July 7, and to celebrate the studio is giving our readers a chance to win some specially designed Destiny class banners and shirts.
Sun, Jul 07, 2013 | 13:01 BST
It’s been a few months since we’ve seen a new Wii U game worth getting excited about, but Pikmin 3, dropping Jul 13 in Japan, July 26 in Europe and August 4 in North America, is almost here. And get whet your appetite for it a bit, we’ve got a 30-second teaser full of gameplay clips inside. Spoiler: it’s pretty.
Fri, Jul 05, 2013 | 19:19 BST
Mon, Jul 08, 2013 | 08:10 BST
FIFA 14′s next gen versions will be heading to PS4 and Xbox One, both running on the EA Sports Ignite engine. Producer Nick Channon tells VG247 what to expect from the new tech.
Fri, Jul 05, 2013 | 19:32 BST
Iwata: Wii vitality sensor canned because it “was of narrower application than we had originally thought”
Fri, Jul 05, 2013 | 17:38 BST
Fri, Jul 05, 2013 | 16:44 BST
Fri, Jul 05, 2013 | 14:38 BST
Shadowrun Returns has received the let’s play treatment online, and in the following alpha video from June, the player checks out some custom levels and talks about the game’s many mechanics.
Mon, Jul 08, 2013 | 00:09 BST
Stace Harman dons his oversized armour and hunkers down to roll his virtual D6 dice as he takes a look at Full Control’s upcoming take on a classic table-top sci-fi adventure.
Fri, Jul 05, 2013 | 14:03 BST
Earthworm Jim could be getting a fourth outing, as suggested by a teasing post on the series’ Facebook page.
Fri, Jul 05, 2013 | 15:34 BST
Epic Games is recruiting for a new team member to help develop an unannounced title, which according to the studio is an, “unannounced competitive online action game that includes player progression, heavy itemization, and a dynamic economy.” Get the details inside.
Fri, Jul 05, 2013 | 12:34 BST
FIFA 14 pre-order customers will be able to lay down a cool £64.99 for a limited edition Messi Steelbook pack, which includes many bonus extras. Get the contents here.
Fri, Jul 05, 2013 | 12:25 BST
Sky’s Now TV has launched on PS3 in Europe, bringing Sky Sports and Sky Movies to Sony’s console.
Fri, Jul 05, 2013 | 11:55 BST
Pokemon X & Y developer Game Freak announced a new ghost / steel type Pokemon at Japan Expo yesterday called Monorpale. The creature has now been revealed officially as ‘Honedge’ and we’ve got screens and footage of it in action.
Fri, Jul 05, 2013 | 11:45 BST
The Chaos Engine is getting the re-make treatment from The Bitmap Brothers, and new gameplay footage has surfaced today.
Fri, Jul 05, 2013 | 11:18 BST
Guacamelee developer Drinkbox Studios has reduced the cost of its 2D Brawler on PS3 and PS Vita for over a week.
Fri, Jul 05, 2013 | 10:59 BST
Farming Simulator developer Giants Software has released a summer trailer for its oft-parodied release, which is coming to PS3 and Xbox 360 during the first week in September. Watch it here.