Category Archives: Comic Con 2012
Sat, Jul 14, 2012 | 17:20 BST
High Moon Studios and Activision have a Deadpool game in the works, as the website for the game is set to officially launch in five hours. See here. This may be the game High Moon is set to announce at Comic Con today during the Marvel panel. Of course, it also has Hit Monkey in the works, so both may be revealed in full today. We’ll be sure to keep you posted.
Sat, Jul 14, 2012 | 15:34 BST
During last night’s Resident Evil panel at Comic Con, Capcom announced the voice and motion capture actors for Resident Evil 6.
Sat, Jul 14, 2012 | 15:18 BST
Sat, Jul 14, 2012 | 14:26 BST
A tutorial video for Overrun, a competitive mode in Gears of War: Judgment, has been released by Epic. It’s posted below courtesy of Gamespot. Also posted below, alongside four new screenshots, is the Island footage from the game shown during Comic Con. Gears of War: Judgment is out in March 2013 on Xbox 360.
Sat, Jul 14, 2012 | 14:29 BST
Eric Monacelli, community strategist at Naughty Dog, has released a video showing a new scene from The Last of Us where Joel and Ellie have found a safe house inhabited by a man wearing a gas mask. This fella is named Bill, who has some sort of history with Joel a owes him a favor. More on Bill, who is voiced by actor W. Earl Brown, will be revealed in the coming months. Game’s out next year on PS3.
Fri, Jul 13, 2012 | 21:16 BST
Fri, Jul 13, 2012 | 17:09 BST
Some screenshots for the multiplayer portion of Assassin’s Creed III have popped up on AGB. We’ll pulled them and posted the lot for you below. Three of them will look familair to you, as they were posted back in early June. But, the new ones more than make up for the duplicates. Assassin’s Creed III launches at the end of October for PS3 and 360, and on Wii U around the console’s launch. A PC version will be out before Christmas.
Fri, Jul 13, 2012 | 17:11 BST
New Zone of the Enders HD Collection shots and a trailer have been beamed from outer space – or perhaps, more accurately, from San Diego Comic Con. The ZoE collection will be available to play at the EG Expo, and last month a gameplay video surfaced, narrated by Hideo Kojima himself.
Zone of the Enders HD Collection blasts off on PS3, 360 and Vita later this year.
Fri, Jul 13, 2012 | 20:05 BST
During Comic Con this week, Quantic Dream showed some gameplay for Beyond: Two Souls during a panel which included David Cage, and actress Ellen Page. You can see bits of the gameplay demo through the video below, and which also includes Page discussing her role in the game. Beyond: Two Souls is a PS3 exclusive expected in 2013. Thanks, G4TV.
Fri, Jul 13, 2012 | 15:57 BST
Namco has announced Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 will be released in North America in spring 2013.
Fri, Jul 13, 2012 | 12:16 BST
The previously rumoured Assassin’s Creed III co-op multiplayer mode is indeed real.
It’s called Wolf Pack and supports up to four players as they attempt to track down and assassinate NPCs throughout 25 sequences, in what sounds like a spin on the standard Assassin’s Creed multiplayer. Wolf Pack was revealed at Comic Con and picked up by IGN.
Assassin’s Creed III launches at the end of October for PS3 and 360, and on Wii U around the console’s launch. A PC version will be out before Christmas.
Fri, Jul 13, 2012 | 11:46 BST
If you’re currently undecided as to whether to fork out the $150 required to own the Street Fighter 25th Anniversary Collector’s Set, you may be pleased to hear that another few odds and ends have been added to the already burgeoning box, for the PS3 version at least.
Fri, Jul 13, 2012 | 08:29 BST
Earlier this week, came the news from San Diego Comic Con that Nightwing and Cyborg had joined the line-up of NetherRealm’s upcoming fighter, Injustice: Gods Among Us. Today, comes some shiny new screens showing them in action.
Head through the break for shots of the pair unleashing sparkly hell on assorted members of the rest of the cast, which includes Batman, Superman, Harley Quinn, Solomon Grundy, Flash and Wonder Woman.
Injustice: Gods Among Us is expected on PS3 and 360 next year.
Fri, Jul 13, 2012 | 08:20 BST
Activision shipped Transformers: Fall of Cybertron’s multiplayer into San Diego Comic Con, where attendees have had the chance to try out its character customisation system.
Fri, Jul 13, 2012 | 05:08 BST
Funimation brought the legendary Production I.G. onboard to create a Mass Effect anime, and here it is, in all its James Vega-centric glory.
Fri, Jul 13, 2012 | 04:54 BST
Street Fighter creator Yoshinori Ono has a habit of asking event audiences to pose for photographs which he then takes back to his Capcom overlords as proof of demand for a new Darkstalkers game.
“This year, you don’t have to do that, and it’s not necessarily bad news,” Ono told Comic Con attendees this year, according to Siliconera, before hastily warning that he can’t say anything else right now.
Don’t get too excited, dudes. I’m doing it for you.
Fri, Jul 13, 2012 | 03:08 BST
Since we’re all about video and web series today (thanks, San Diego Comic Con!) how about a little Capcom-commissioned, live action Street Fighter up in your browser? Oh yeah.
Fri, Jul 13, 2012 | 02:31 BST
Here’s the promised full-length trailer for the upcoming live-action series, Halo 4: Unto Dawn.
Fri, Jul 13, 2012 | 01:11 BST
Speaking at a San Diego Comic Con panel, as reported by Joystiq, Assassin’s Creed III creative director Alex Hutchinson confirmed a rumour that the PC version won’t launch day-and-date alongside its console brethren. It looks like it won’t be a long wait though; Hutchison said the PC release will come “near” the console date of October 30 in the US and 31 in Europe – and certainly before Christmas.
Thu, Jul 12, 2012 | 22:51 BST
Actor Willem Dafoe will not be lending his voice to Quantic Dreams’ Beyond: Two Souls as previously rumored. When asked about the rumor by Joystiq at Comic-Con today, David Cage shook his head and said: “Nice try.” During a panel on the title at the event, it was revealed actor Kadeem Hardison would be playing the paranormal investigator who raised Ellen Page’s character, Jodie Holmes. Actor Eric Winter is also involved in the title, but his character has not been disclosed.