Category Archives: Genres
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 | 01:47 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 | 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.
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.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 | 21:53 GMT
Need for Speed: Rivals has a video available showing how OverWatch allows players to see which friends are playing in real-time and interact with them, all the while unlocking exclusive content. Using the Need for Speed Network powered by Autolog, players can also view their game progression, look over the next round of unlocks and plan their next session using their mobile. Hit up the break to watch the video below. Need for Speed: Rivals is available now for PS4, Xbox One, Xbox 360, PS3 and PC.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 | 21:52 GMT
Splinter Cell: Blacklist developer Ubiusoft Toronto wanted the game to be easy to pick up and play, but to teach players not to run-and-gun via difficulty spikes.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 | 21:11 GMT
Funcom has announced new Membership offers for The Secret World which will be available for two weeks from today until December 16.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 | 20:56 GMT
Treasurenauts, the latest from Renegade Kid, will not make its planned December 2013 release, but will instead land on 3DS during Q1 2014.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 | 20:40 GMT
Star Wars: The Old Republic subscribers can now gain early access to the Galactic Starfighter expansion. The content allows players duel it out via space combat, using two teams of 12 players. Various fighter ships are available and include: Scout, Strike Fighter and Gunship. Players can also customize their ships by spending earned Requisition. A video detailing customization is below. Preferred status players will gain access on January 14 and Free players can try it out on February 4.Read over the patch notes here.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 | 20:28 GMT
The Elder Scrolls Online has a new video detailing the systems players will use to build the character they want to play and explore Tamriel with. Have a look at character progression in action below. ESO is currently in beta and upon release will launch on PC, PS4, and Xbox One.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 | 20:12 GMT
Atlus has announced some rather impressive ship numbers for two of its titles. Persona 4 Golden has shipped 700,000 units and Dragon’s Crown has shipped 800,000 units. The figured include copies downloaded through the PlayStation Store. The firm recently put both games on sale through the New Year in Japan. Thanks, GI International.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 | 20:04 GMT
Gran Turismo 6 is out this Friday, December 6, and Sony has released a new Masterclass video showing players how to “become at one with your engine.” Is that even legal? Maybe in some states. We’ll have to check. GT6 is a PS3-exclusive from Polyphony Digital.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 | 19:30 GMT
Eufloria HD will be released later this month on Vita, Omni Systems Limited has announced. The game runs at 60 fps on the system “in almost all circumstances,” and contains dedicated and refined touch controls. The port was developed by Titanium Studios, and will be released through PSN on December 17 in North America and December 18 in Europe. A video for the Vita version is below.