Category Archives: Publishers
Thu, Dec 05, 2013 | 17:57 GMT
Neverwinter’s second free module, Shadowmantle has launched, bringing with it the Hunter Ranger class; Artifacts and Collections systems; new Paragon Paths for the original classes; and the Dread Ring zone. The launch trailer is below.
Thu, Dec 05, 2013 | 17:42 GMT
Thu, Dec 05, 2013 | 17:33 GMT
Ultra Street Fighter 4′s digital upgrade will be available in early June on consoles, in August on PC
Thu, Dec 05, 2013 | 17:52 GMT
Thu, Dec 05, 2013 | 16:36 GMT
Dark, Realmforge’s blood-spattered, vampiric stealth action title, has some new DLC available. Titled ‘Cult of the Dead’ is now available for PC and Xbox 360. You can check out the launch trailer for the content below, which provides a look at the new environments and enemies the protagonist, Eric Bane, will encounter. Players will be tasked with finding the Book of the Dead, play through five new maps in challenge mode, face the Sniper, and try to best the new boss: the Cultist. It will run you $5.99/£3.99/€4.99.
Thu, Dec 05, 2013 | 16:25 GMT
Ace Combat: Infinity’s beta will start next week on December 12 and run through December 18 in Japan. The tester includes online co-op battles, single-player campaign mode, and a tutorial for Test Flight Mode. Aircraft can also be customized and save data will transfer over to the full game when it goes live later this month. A beta video is below. Ace Combat: Infinity is the series’ first foray into free-to-play, and is being published by Namco-Bandai on PlayStation 3 before the end of the year. Thanks, Gematsu.
Thu, Dec 05, 2013 | 15:25 GMT
Dark Souls 2 has a new batch of screenshots available and you can gawp at the lot below. The shots highlight Covenants, which are a large part of the online multiplayer, and while exploring online, each player can choose to “help, rescue, invade, protect, and take on several positions within the world.” Dark Souls 2 has range of exclusive goodies available throughout selected UK and Ireland retailers with pre-orders of the standard and collector’s edition as well as the Black Armour edition. The game releases March 14 on PC, PS3 and Xbox 360.
Thu, Dec 05, 2013 | 15:04 GMT
Total War: Rome 2 has a new faction available today: Baktria. Originally a part of Alexander The Great’s empire, Baktria was a “crossroads of commerce between east and west.” Baktria offers players “a diverse battle experience blending units from the Greek rosters with those of Eastern cultures.” Baktria will download automatically for Rome 2 players via Steam, and will require players to restart if already in-game.
Thu, Dec 05, 2013 | 14:51 GMT
GameStick developer PlayJam has announced a new partnership with Ubisoft to bring Prince of Persia: The Shadow and the Flame “to the storefront this year”. GameStick is available today in-store and on pre-order from GameStop, GAME and Amazon for £79.99/$79.99/€99.99. PoP: The Shadow and the Flame was released on Android and iOS back in the summer.
Thu, Dec 05, 2013 | 14:21 GMT
Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster videos have been released by Square Enix. Each one highlights something different: Battle, Blitzball, Holy Springs, and character Wakka and Rikku. There are five in all. The videos follow clips published last week featuring Lulu, Yuna, and the Fields. We’ve re-posted them for you below. Final Fantasy 10/10-2 HD Remaster is slated for a March release. Thanks, Gematsu.
Thu, Dec 05, 2013 | 12:02 GMT
Celebrated Square Enix character designer Akihiko Yoshida has left the company. His farewell address can be found within the art book for his most-recent project Bravely Default: For the Sequel.
Thu, Dec 05, 2013 | 12:54 GMT
Assassin’s Creed: Pirates is out now on iTunes, Amazon and Google Play. Ubisoft has sent us a launch trailer and we’ve also got a review score round-up inside.
Thu, Dec 05, 2013 | 09:03 GMT
Sega Mega Drive/Genesis: Collected Works has been successfully funded on Kickstarter with four days spare. As a result of the extra funding, creators Darren Wall and Read-Only Memory have announced new interviews, artwork and an expanded page-count.
Thu, Dec 05, 2013 | 09:02 GMT
Valve has sent Quantum Break developer Remedy Entertainment a red mystery box, and the studio is teasing its contents. It’s going to lift the lid – quite literally – today and share what’s inside. Half-Life 3?
Thu, Dec 05, 2013 | 01:12 GMT
The majority of the cast for the Warcraft film has been revealed, with a few surprises, some expected names, and at least one actor still to sign on the dotted line.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 23:10 GMT
FIFA 14 is so popular and widely-played that its players tot up 1.9 million saves, 338,000 wins, 459,000 games, 3.66 million shots and 991,000 goals every hour and a half.
Thu, Dec 05, 2013 | 11:04 GMT
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 20:00 GMT
Yakuza Restoration – known in Japan as Yakuza Ishin – will feature gamplay elements other than just beating up enemies. According to a new video released, featuring producer Masayoshi Yokoyama and designer Shinnosuke Hirasawa, the game will also contains some dungeon crawling. Yakuza aficionados needn’t worry though: combat will remain similar to previous games in ther series, only with a feudal Japan twist. In the video, you will see two-handed fighting using a katana, and dual-wield sword and pistol moves. The game launches in Japan on February 22 for PS4, PS3 and PS Vita. Thanks, Siliconera.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 19:39 GMT
World of Warcraft players can now test patch 5.4.2 through the game’s Public Test Realms. The changes coming with the update affect raids, dungeons, warriors, the Cross-Realm raid browser, mail, and more. You can head through here to glance at the patch notes if you like.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 17:50 GMT
A sequel to Bravely Default is in development for 3DS, per an announcement in this week’s Jump magazine. Called Bravely Second, the title is also the name of a gameplay mechanic in Bravely Default: For the Sequel which will be released in North America next year. A release date for Bravely Second has not been announced, and if you head over to Siliconera, you can look over the Jump scan which features the character Magnolia.