Tag Archives: avalanche
Wed, Feb 27, 2013 | 22:26 GMT
Fri, Sep 07, 2012 | 21:40 BST
Just Cause 2 has another beta weekend planned for the multiplayer mod, and it starts tomorrow morning at 4.00am EDT/8.00am GMT and lasts for 48 hours. New features include: Extended Passenger Sync, added basic server-side Lua gamemode scripting, and “drastically improved” weapon accuracy and sync. A few bug fixed have been applied as well, and you can look over the changelog here. Have fun. Thanks, PCGamesN.
Thu, Jul 26, 2012 | 20:01 BST
Avalanche Studios founder Christofer Sundberg isn’t a fan of “forced” multiplayer or DLC which some studios use to milk more money out of consumer’s wallets.
Wed, Jul 25, 2012 | 21:28 BST
Those who have held on to their Just Cause 2 save file and plan on purchasing Sleeping Dogs will be able to download a Just Cause 2-themed clothing set for use United Front’s Hong Kong actioner. It doesn’t matter whether you played it on PC, PS3, or Xbox 360. As long as you have a save file, you’ll get the duds along with a boost to your hijack abilities which, according to Eurogamer, will “allow you to perform stunt-style takeovers of enemy vehicles from an even greater distance.” Awesome. Hit up the link for screens of the nifty threads.
Mon, May 28, 2012 | 15:52 BST
Mon, May 21, 2012 | 02:00 BST
Although a third entry in Avalanche’s open-world action epic series is yet to be announced, Square Enix is prepping for the franchise’s future.
Tue, Apr 03, 2012 | 21:30 BST
Tue, Feb 28, 2012 | 01:40 GMT
Renegade Ops and Just Cause developer Avalanche has said it will announce three new titles during the first half of 2012.
Thu, Oct 27, 2011 | 16:34 BST
Avalanche has put the kibosh on yesterday’s rumor that Just Cause 3 will be released in 2012. Furthermore, the firm’s Christofer Sundberg told Eurogamer that the studio is ”not releasing any game in 2012,” and the Xbox World report was “just a rumor.” Earlier this year, Avalanche said it has two titles in the works for 2013, and recently released Renegade Ops on consoles. The game launched digitally for PC today.
Tue, Oct 25, 2011 | 01:30 BST
In time for the release of the portable version of Cars 2, Sony has announced a new hardware bundle.
As detailed on the US PS Blog, the $159.99 bundle contains a a black PSP-3000, a 2 GB Memory Stick PRO Duo, a copy of FIFA 2012 on UMD and a voucher to download Cars 2: The Video Game from the PlayStation Network.
The bundle will go on sale on November 15. The Avalanche-developed Cars 2 goes on sale a week earlier on November 8; it’s also available on DS, iOS, Mac, PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360.
Thu, Aug 11, 2011 | 20:00 BST
“I think we’ll definitely continue with digital downloads. It’s very different, very fun, and once again it’s a very nice deviation from the big projects. I’d say it was a good way for teams to get a new boost of energy. Also, some of us just want to do games that draw a lot of inspiration from older games like old arcade games and stuff like that so yes, I definitely think so.” – Avalanche’s Axel Lindberg on the firm’s presence in the the digital market after Renegade Ops.
Tue, Jun 21, 2011 | 13:41 BST
Avalanche Studios has said it chose New York City as the location of its new US studio, due to it being less expensive than California.
Tue, Jun 21, 2011 | 00:18 BST
Avalanche’s next project is set for release on “next-generation platforms in 2014″, and New York studio head David Grijns has said the developer has “some intelligence” indicating a three year wait on new hardware.
Fri, Jun 17, 2011 | 00:05 BST
Sat, May 28, 2011 | 16:50 BST
Square Enix and Eidos’ Jim Blackhurst has created a fun video showing of map of the 11.3 million player deaths in Just Cause 2. It doesn’t matter how the player died, whether from your parachute not opening, being gunned down, or just from bad luck. It’s all in there. Watch and enjoy. Thanks: D’toid, RPS.
Tue, May 17, 2011 | 14:27 BST
Thu, May 05, 2011 | 02:33 BST
Unsurprisingly, the next game from Just Cause developer Avalanche is full of stuff blowing up.
Tue, Oct 05, 2010 | 14:59 BST
L+E Pictures, owned by Eric Eisner, has optioned the rights to a film based on Eido’s Just Cause franchise.
Sat, Oct 02, 2010 | 16:51 BST
Square Enix has sent over an infographic showing some really crazy statistics achieved in Just Cause 2.
Thu, Sep 23, 2010 | 15:47 BST
It’s being reported Avalanche Studios is involved in the Mad Max game God of War II’s Cory Barlog’s been working on since 2008.