Author Archives: Brenna Hillier
Thu, Dec 05, 2013 | 11:15 GMT
Gran Turismo’s most expensive vehicle, the Jaguar XJ13, will cost £120 is you insist on paying for it upfront rather than earning it the hard way.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 22:38 GMT
DayZ’s upcoming standalone alpha isn’t going to be a lot of fun for those who aren’t excited by an inside look at development, creative lead Dean “Rocket” Hall has warned.
Thu, Dec 05, 2013 | 21:07 GMT
Outernauts, the first Facebook game from Insomniac’s social label, will be shuttered in January as the team moves on to a new mobile version of the Pokémon-like casual battler.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 21:43 GMT
Rush, a 3D puzzler from the developer of Two Tribes, makes its way to the Wii U eShop in just a few days.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 14:35 GMT
It’s no longer fashionable to believe in the Wii U. Brenna takes a look at Super Mario 3D World’s disappointing sales and admits the plumber isn’t enough to keep Nintendo afloat under Sony and Microsoft’s barrages.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 03:12 GMT
World of Warplanes is trickier than it looks, and since the MMO looks like flying planes around that’s saying something. This latest video from Wargaming hopes to educate players in how to choose the best ammo belt for the task at hand – an important tactical decision limited by your choice of plane.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 03:01 GMT
Spec Ops: The Line developer Yager is seeking new staff to work on a free-to-play, next-gen title, presumably its long-awaited new project.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 22:58 GMT
Saints Row 4′s latest DLC pack includes the three stars of web show Hey Ash, Whatcha Playin’?
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 02:13 GMT
WWE 2K14 gets a new DLC pack in this week’s console network updates. The $8 WWE Superstars and Moves Pack adds new Intercontinental Champion Big E Langston, Fandango, the Bella Twins and Summer Rae as playable characters, as well as 30 new moves and taunts. It’s part of the game’s season pass – although Summer Rae is available in a free, standalone pack. Videos showing off the new content are posted through the break.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 01:59 GMT
This week’s North American PlayStation Store update includes a couple of new PS4 digital titles and even a few Vita releases.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 01:47 GMT
Runescape 3 players raised over $90,000 to various charities using the free-to-play MMO’s Well of Goodwill during the month of November. Jagex said “many tens of thousands” of players chipped in in-game wealth and Bonds to secure $90,838 in donations for the Willow Foundation, SpecialEffect, Action For Kids, Games Aid, Internet Watch Foundation, HART and the DEC Philippines Typhoon Appeal. The Well of Appeal will remain in game but is currently closed as Jagex plots its next charitable drive.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 01:00 GMT
Peggle 2′s Masters are a varied lot; learn about their new super powers in the trailer series through the break.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 09:55 GMT
EA CEO Andrew Wilson gives Microsoft and Sony just a few years grace before companies like Apple and Google make serious bids for living room dominance.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 00:27 GMT
This Japanese commercial for the Vita TV tracks the daily life of one family over the course of decades as their living room habits change and evolve; it puts a pretty strong emphasis on the TV as something whole families can share, which makes Sony’s new device seem pretty attractive.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 00:10 GMT
Simon Roth’s Maia is now available through Steam Early Access; it’s currently on sale at 25% off the normal price of $25. Kickstarter and Indiegogo backers can redeem a key to receive a free copy by logging into the Maia members area. Take a look at the sci-fi base-building sim’s progress in the new trailer through the break.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 08:04 GMT
Battlefield 4′s China Rising DLC is not without its problems, but DICE is aware of a couple of issues and is working on them.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 08:43 GMT
PlayStation 4 and Xbox One will outsell their precursors well ahead of the previous generation’s schedule, according to take Two CEO Strauss Zelnick.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 | 22:43 GMT
Dungeons & Dragons Online will receive at least four major updates in 2014, adding a classic module and several new areas to explore.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 | 22:18 GMT
Although we’ve no word on when the western version will arrive, a demo for expanded Vita RPG re-release Soul Sacrifice Delta arrives on the Japanese PlayStation Store next week. Details and trailer through the break.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 | 21:58 GMT
Planetside 2 develoepr Sony Online Entertainment is hoping to implement new systems giving veteran players something to work towards besides better gear.