Category Archives: Development
Thu, Dec 19, 2013 | 03:53 GMT
Watch Dogs wasn’t initially conceptualised as the hacking-themed open world adventure we’re expecting next year; its core ideas were salvaged from a shuttered project.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 21:21 GMT
Batman: Arkham Origins is full of brutal villains, but few are as fluidly animated as the lithe Copperhead. This behind the scenes video shows how Warner Bros. Montreal called on the services of two motion capture actors to create the assassin’s deadly moves.
Sat, Dec 14, 2013 | 21:09 GMT
Naughty Dog has said it plans to “frequently roll out fresh news and information” on what its up to in 2014, according to a post on the PS Blog. We know the firm is working on Left Behind, the single-player DLC for The Last of Us, and a new Uncharted game – whether it’s a prequel or Uncharted 4 remains to be seen. Either way, the firm said 2014 will be all about “our upcoming projects” and the year marks “a very special time in Naughty Dog’s history.”
“We’ll have more information about what that means early next year,” said the developer. Keep your eyes peeled, then.
Sat, Dec 14, 2013 | 17:46 GMT
Ubisoft has registered two domains and has filed two trademarks for Battle of Heroes and Battle of Heroes: Land of Immortals.
Fri, Dec 13, 2013 | 20:42 GMT
Rainbow 6: Patriots “wasn’t working” and had to be “remade,” according to Ubisoft’s North American president Laurent Detoc.
Wed, Dec 11, 2013 | 16:00 GMT
Bohemia Interactive has released the free AAF Reinforcements Pack for Arma 3 via an automatic update on Steam. The pack includes new sandbox content and three new vehicles: the FV-720 Mora IFV, the MBT-52 Kuma tank, and the Wy-55 Hellcat helicopter. The free content was promised last week, alongside a January release date for the second campaign episode Adapt. The AAF Reinforcements Pack also includes the LRPS sniper scope, infra-red grenades, and black versions of the MX rifle family. The complete changelog can be found on Arma 3’s official website.
Wed, Dec 11, 2013 | 18:18 GMT
The Elder Scrolls Online will launch on PC and Mac worldwide on April 4, 2014 and will be released on PS4 and Xbox One in June. A new trailer is below. Titled “War in Cyrodiil” it highlights the MMORPG’s PvP system, which allows “hundreds of players to fight together and against one another,” in a quest to claim the Ruby Throne.
Mon, Dec 09, 2013 | 08:09 GMT
No Man’s Sky, the next game from Joe Danger studio Hello Games, was debuted during VGX tonight.
Sun, Dec 08, 2013 | 03:19 GMT
Telltale Games will release a Game of Thrones title based on the HBO series and it will be released in 2014. Telltale says it will be “similar to other Telltale games” but will feature “large battles” and like the Borderlands title, the story will be told “in a Telltale way.” Video teaser is below.
Sun, Dec 08, 2013 | 03:10 GMT
The Division was shown during VGX tonight, and the trailer talked about how the Snowdrop Engine is true next-gen. Watch the video below. Ubisoft said earlier this week that another look at the Tom Clancy title will be released on Monday, December 9, so be on the look out for that. The Division is an online experience, where players team up to survive in a ravaged America, both in the game and through the companion app. The game is slated for PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, and Xbox One.
Sun, Dec 08, 2013 | 03:22 GMT
South Park: The Stick of Truth was shown during VGX tonight. It was a tutorial of Cartman, the Wizard class showing the new kid how to perform magical attacks. This means flatulence, apparently. Watch the video below. The Obsidian-developed RPG was previously set for a December 10 release, but will now be released on March 4, 2014.
Sat, Dec 07, 2013 | 17:03 GMT
Broken Age, in development at Double Fine, has a new video revealing the latest addition to the voice cast: Wil Wheaton. He will be lending his chops to the lumberjack Curtis. Watch the video below. Broken Age will be released in two parts, starting in January. Thanks, Blue.
Fri, Dec 06, 2013 | 20:45 GMT
Project Ascender is in development for PS4 and PC, and it’s from Duke Nukem creator and co-founder of 3D Realms, Scott Miller and Rise of the Triad developer Interceptor Entertainment. The project was spotted on Interceptor CEO Frederik Schreiber’s LinkedIn profile. The game has apparently been in development since September and has 19 staffer members working on it. The game is due in 2014. Thanks, Eurogamer.
Fri, Dec 06, 2013 | 20:39 GMT
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Fri, Dec 06, 2013 | 16:11 GMT
The Wolf Among Us has a couple new screenshots available, showing off Episode 2: Smoke & Mirrors.
Sat, Dec 07, 2013 | 19:47 GMT
Wedbush Morgan analyst Michael Pachter has told Eurogamer it is Dead Space developer Visceral Games making the shooter he was alluding to earlier this morning.
Fri, Dec 06, 2013 | 14:22 GMT
Bohemia Interactive has announced a €500,000 Make Arma Not War content creation contest for Arma 3. Cash prizes range from €20,000 to €200,000, and are spread across four different categories: Total Modification, Singleplayer Game Mode, Multiplayer Game Mode, and Addon.
Fri, Dec 06, 2013 | 00:06 GMT
Bayonetta creator Hideki Kamiya isn’t in direct charge of the upcoming sequel, and not entirely by choice.
Thu, Dec 05, 2013 | 20:37 GMT