Category Archives: Gamescom 2011
Tue, Oct 04, 2011 | 08:42 BST
Very little borrowed, but something very blue – Alex Donaldson goes hands-on out the latest offering from the world’s most rapid rodent.
Mon, Oct 03, 2011 | 14:07 BST
The original game might have taken us by surprise, but Darksiders II has a few tricks up its sleeve as well. We talk to Vigil’s Jay Fitzloff about going bigger and better.
Tue, Sep 20, 2011 | 13:46 BST
As we approach Xbox’s tenth birthday, we speak to the team remaking Halo: Combat Evolved, the game that defined the machine itself.
Wed, Sep 14, 2011 | 04:40 BST
If we take anything away from the latest DMC demo, it’s that Capcom really wants you to believe this is the real deal. Defensive? Not a bit of it.
Wed, Sep 07, 2011 | 20:19 BST
Sci-fi shooter BInary Domain seems a departure for Yakuza creator Tashihiro Nagoshi, but Alex Donaldson uncovers a similar emphasis on human relationships.
Tue, Sep 06, 2011 | 09:38 BST
Epic president Mike Capps is confident that Gears of War 3 is the biggest and best game in the trilogy. What’s next? We caught up with the exec to find out.
Wed, Aug 31, 2011 | 21:42 BST
Tue, Aug 30, 2011 | 08:37 BST
Anarchy Reigns, Platinum Games’ first venture into multiplayer territory, gets the thumbs up from Alex Donaldson. Impressions from gamescom can be found inside.
Sat, Aug 27, 2011 | 17:28 BST
Sat, Aug 27, 2011 | 17:16 BST
RAGE creative director Tim Willits has said just because id Software is almost finished with developing the game, doesn’t mean there isn’t quite a bit of work left to do before it releases.
Tue, Mar 05, 2013 | 02:56 GMT
Unity’s gone live with a half-hour’s worth of footage from Asura’s Wrath that Capcom livestreamed from the show, with the build that was meant to be shown only to press getting a look in. Team members from CyberConnect2 and Capcom are in the video too to talk about the game. There’s also a hot springs bit at the beginning where, in a gist, you look at tits and drink. Why would you not want to watch this below the break is beyond us.
Asura’s Wrath launches next year for PS3 and 360.
Fri, Aug 26, 2011 | 17:46 BST
Borderlands 2 went properly public at gamescom last week. Johnny Cullen drops impressions of the game and speaks to writer Anthony Burch.
Thu, Aug 25, 2011 | 15:31 BST
Gearbox CCO Brian Martel has said the developer is looking to scare the player a bit with Aliens: Colonial Marines, but at the end of the day, it’s more of a co-op shooter than a horror title.
Thu, Aug 25, 2011 | 10:08 BST
While PlayStation 3 has had a fair amount of success in mainland Europe, new Sony Computer Entertainment Europe boss Jim Ryan has said it’s looking to “address” the hardware’s weaker performances in the UK.
Thu, Aug 25, 2011 | 09:29 BST
Valve had Gabe Newell has said that the company still wants to bring Steamworks to Xbox Live, but admitted that Microsoft needs to relax the rules on what publishers can and can’t do with the service.
Thu, Aug 25, 2011 | 08:00 BST
Capcom’s dropped a full half-hour video of what was shown at gamescom last week of Dragon’s Dogma. Five minutes of it originally came out, but this is a half-hour’s worth of footage here along with an interview with the game’s producer, so you’re in a good place. You can get the full banana below the break.
Dragon’s Dogma launches in early 2012 for PS3 and 360.
Wed, Aug 24, 2011 | 15:38 BST
Sony WorldWide Studios boss Shuhei Yoshida has said that its learnt from the mistakes of its software line-up for PSP, saying it will offer a “continuous supply” of titles for Vita.
Wed, Aug 24, 2011 | 12:30 BST
Yakuza creator Toshihiro Nagoshi has said that it’s unlikely to move the series from PlayStation to Xbox.
Wed, Aug 24, 2011 | 09:29 BST
Capcom’s given 15 minutes of footage from Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3 from gamescom, showing off new characters Doctor Strange and Nemesis with commentary from the publisher’s fighting master Seth Killian. Get the video below the break.
Retail-only expansion UMvC3 launches this November for PS3 and 360.
Wed, Aug 24, 2011 | 21:39 BST
Alex Donaldson takes the fight to the enemy and talks to the franchise’s overseer in a bumper Resistance special.