Author Archives: Nick Akerman
Thu, Jun 06, 2013 | 16:28 BST
EA Canada is keen to unlock the potential of the beautiful game in FIFA 14. Nick gets his paws on what’s likely to be one of the hottest tickets of the next-gen transition.
Thu, Aug 22, 2013 | 05:10 BST
Focus Home Interactive has revealed a new tech demo for its upcoming Sherlock Holmes game, Crime and Punishments.
Tue, Apr 30, 2013 | 17:29 BST
Cryptic? Not for much longer! That’s right, after months of internal testing, Neverwinter has finally entered the open beta stage.
Tue, Apr 30, 2013 | 16:52 BST
Full Control today released the first video in a series of Space Hulk developer Q&A sessions. First up for the Warhammer 40,000 spin-off is a discussion of the game’s rules, multiplayer options and how chapters will work in the final product.
Tue, Apr 30, 2013 | 16:26 BST
Tue, Apr 30, 2013 | 15:52 BST
Gears of War: Judgment’s second map pack, Call to Arms, is ready and waiting to be downloaded on the Xbox 360 dashboard.
Tue, Apr 30, 2013 | 15:41 BST
Former People Can Fly dev: Bioshock Infinite design “proof that the old territory is on fire and we need to go”
Adrian Chmielarz, former Creative Director at Bulletstorm and Gears of War: Judgment developer People Can Fly, believes the next generation could change games development for the better. He discussed the pitfalls of games including Bioshock Infinite, Uncharted and Tomb Raider in a recent interview with Eurogamer.
Tue, Apr 30, 2013 | 15:10 BST
Quantic Dream co-CEO Guillaume de Fondaumiere has been speaking about Sony’s sparkly new console box again. Yesterday we reported how the studio has taken inspiration from the PS4 for its upcoming Beyond: Two Souls project. On the chatter trail once more, Fondaumiere has suggested Sony’s new hardware is “like the PC of next year or two years.”
Tue, Apr 30, 2013 | 12:48 BST
Treyarch has released title updates for Call of Duty: Black Ops 2′s PS3 and Xbox 360 versions. The studio not only aims to iron out lingering problems in the popular shooter’s multiplayer arena, it also adds a brand new game mode for a limited time.
Tue, Apr 30, 2013 | 12:29 BST
Daedalic Entertainment has released a small batch of screenshots for its upcoming Memoria title. The hand-drawn shots are absolutely wonderful and indicate the game’s locations are going to be a huge asset when it finally releases in Q3 2013.
Tue, Apr 30, 2013 | 11:59 BST
Full Control has partnered with Humble Bundle to provide each backer of the Jagged Alliance: Flashback Kickstarter campaign a copy of the limited edition Jagged Alliance: Classic Pack.
Tue, Apr 30, 2013 | 11:09 BST
Tue, Apr 30, 2013 | 10:47 BST
Following on from the memorable Killer is Dead trailer revealed at the beginning of the month, Grasshopper Manufacture has returned with a jazzy number highlighting the August 2013 release’s sensual side.
Tue, Apr 30, 2013 | 09:59 BST
Tue, Apr 30, 2013 | 16:03 BST
Tue, Apr 30, 2013 | 09:14 BST
Ubisoft has cleared up the situation surrounding Watch Dogs’ extra goodies.
Mon, Apr 29, 2013 | 17:56 BST
Mon, Apr 29, 2013 | 17:00 BST
Sega has announced Company of Heroes 2 will ship with a new mode called Theater of War.
Tue, Apr 30, 2013 | 00:48 BST
Ubisoft has confirmed Watch Dogs will be available worldwide on November 22. The North American release arrives on November 19, European users can pick it up on November 21, and the UK receives it on November 22. Players will be able to choose from four different versions that will include a variety of digital and physical goodies when the game arrives.
Mon, Apr 29, 2013 | 16:59 BST
Dead Island and Call of Juarez developer Techland has peeled back the curtain on its latest project. Bored of whacking zombies? Perhaps a hack-and-slash title that goes by the name of Hellraid could help.