Category Archives: Shooter
Fri, Jun 14, 2013 | 09:57 BST
Battlefield 4 multiplayer offers a selection of new features such as squad boosters, a revamped suppression system and take-down reversals. Get the details here.
Fri, Jun 14, 2013 | 13:46 BST
Duke Nukem creator Apogee is suing current Gearbox Software over withheld profits from sales of panned shooter Duke Nukem Forever. The studio claims Gearbox has blocked attempts to carry out an audit on the game’s lifetime sales figures.
Fri, Jun 14, 2013 | 08:40 BST
Battlefield 4 is taking precedent at DICE right now, but that doesn’t mean that Bad Company 3 has been ruled out entirely, according to executive producer Patrick Bach. They’re just quite busy right now.
Fri, Jun 14, 2013 | 01:46 BST
Both Microsoft and Sony have approached Bohemia Interactive about porting DayZ to new hardware, but creator Dean “Rocket” Hall is more in favour of the PlayStation 4 than Xbox One.
Fri, Jun 14, 2013 | 00:14 BST
DICE has confirmed what many of you no doubt predicted; the PC version of Battlefield 4 will not offer mod support.
Fri, Jun 14, 2013 | 00:07 BST
Earth Defense Force, assemble! Somehow or other we are under attack by giant insect aliens again, and as usual everyone else is uselessly dying. Cue the arrival of Air Raider, who appears with a Metal Gear Solid homage to save the day. The recently delayed Earth Defense Force 2025 is headed to PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in early 2014.
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 | 22:51 BST
The DICE-developed Star Wars game isn’t a sequel to previous games in the series – it’s something new.
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 | 22:25 BST
I just woke up and there’s a report on a Vita game called Floating Cloud God Saves the Pilgrims in HD in my in tray. Grab a timezone-appropriate beverage and let’s figure this out together.
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 | 21:43 BST
Killzone: Shadow Fall will make use of various new features within PS4, such as PlayGo and Remote Play, according to Guerrilla Games.
Fri, Jun 14, 2013 | 19:32 BST
Killzone: Shadow Fall aims to be a poster-child for PS4′s new features and a new direction in its own right. Patrick Garratt speaks to Guerrilla in LA.
Fri, Jun 14, 2013 | 22:14 BST
Titanfall has finally been revealed to the world, after three years of utter secrecy surrounding the Respawn title. During E3 2013, Phil Owen spoke with a studio relieved to finally bring its creation out of the shadows and into the glaring spotlight.
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 | 17:02 BST
Killzone: Shadow Fall has received its official PS4 North American pack art and some new screens out of E3 showing forests, guns and Helghan baddies. The game was confirmed as a launch title for Sony’s console earlier this week.
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 | 17:13 BST
Warframe is coming to PlayStation 4 as a launch title, and below you will find a video featuring Digital Extremes’ creative director Steve Sinclair discussing the game with the PS Blog. Have a watch. Apparently the team behind the game wasn’t too pleased with the final name of the game – but they are okay with it now.
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 | 15:16 BST
Gears of War: Redux was rumoured for release on PS4 last night, but it’s all total bollocks, Epic Games has confirmed.
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 | 11:27 BST
Star Wars: Battlefront is in the works at DICE for unconfirmed formats, but the studio has stressed that it won’t just be Battlefield in Stromtrooper’s clothing.
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 | 08:36 BST
Battlefield 4 is being showcased at E3 right now and DICE’s Patrick Bach has said he’s surprised by how much attention it’s getting. That’s because while he feels military shooters are no longer over-saturated, he reckons Sci-Fi is now the new big thing.
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 | 05:58 BST
DayZ creator Dean “Rocket” Hall has said the increased emphasis on survival in the standalone release will bring down the number of bandits in-game.
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 | 05:24 BST
Rainbow Six: Patriots may not ever make it to launch, with Ubisoft confirming the next game in the franchise will release on next-generation hardware.
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 | 02:16 BST
The Division was announced for PS4 and Xbox One during Ubisoft’s E3 press conference on Monday, which left many a PC player feeling a bit down in the dumps: well, this PC player at any rate. However, Massive Entertainment hasn’t ruled out the possibility of other platforms. “We are optimizing the experience for next gen consoles,” said the firm on Twitter. “However, we are not ruling out any platforms for the future.” Tom Clancy’s The Division is out in 2014.
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 | 11:05 BST
Sam’s having a heck of a time at E3 2013, checking out all the games we plebs at home won’t see for ages yet. His latest scoop is a look at Crimson Dragon, the much-anticipated Panzer Dragoon spiritual successor heading to Xbox One. Check out this boss battle complete with commentary from Microsoft producer Chris Rubyor.