Tag Archives: Hawken
Wed, Nov 28, 2012 | 19:29 GMT
Adhesive Games and Meteor Entertainment are aiming to reconcile core gamers with a meaningful free to play experience via killer mechs. Stace Harman speaks with Mark Long to find out how.
Fri, Nov 23, 2012 | 05:04 GMT
Hawken publisher Meteor and developer Adhesive Games have opened servers for Australian, Japanese and Singaporean gamers. Ausgamers reports these new destinations aren’t just dedicated servers located in the US, but properly hosted local offerings. You can get on board your closest server from the drop-down regional menu in the matchmaking menu. What’s that? You’re not in the closed beta? Oh gosh, I tripped and fell and spilled a bunch of keys everywhere. So clumsy. Hawken launches on December 12.
Wed, Nov 21, 2012 | 08:14 GMT
Hawken is currently in its final closed beta phase. VG247 is giving away 500 beta keys right here if you want in on the action. Adhesive Games’ has just released a new batch of screens for its online mech battler. If you’re a fan of robots and insanely detailed PC visuals, check out the shots below.
Mon, Nov 19, 2012 | 08:30 GMT
Hawken’s final closed beta phase is kicking off November 20 and we have 500 keys up for grabs. Claim yours below.
Wed, Nov 07, 2012 | 19:27 GMT
Hawken will be the recipient of a second closed beta starting tomorrow, and running through November 13. As an incentive, the developers are putting pre-sale bundles featuring customization and item perks on sale for $5, $15, $30 and $60, according to Joystiq. Open beta starts on December 12 and you can sign up for it here.
Mon, Oct 29, 2012 | 03:10 GMT
If you jumped into Hawken’s beta this weekend you may have spent the first hour flailing about in confusion being thoroughly blown up. That’s okay, friend; that is normal. Peep at these training videos until you reach a level of basic competence.
Fri, Oct 12, 2012 | 10:38 BST
Hawken beta play has been dated by developer Adhesive Games, and closed beta registrations are now open. The indie studio made the announcement at New York Comic-Con, as well as discussing the success of Hawken’s alpha testing. Find out how you can take part below.
Mon, Sep 03, 2012 | 04:36 BST
Oculus Rift may have been slightly over-enthusiastic in tis messaging of Hawken’s support for the headset; the mech sim’s developers don’t even have the hardware yet.
Fri, Aug 31, 2012 | 01:23 BST
Hawken is a competitive multiplayer effort through and through, but Adhesive Games is keen to to bring in other kinds of experience.
Tue, Aug 28, 2012 | 02:56 BST
Hawken, the bonerrific indie mech sim expected in December, will release with full support for VR headset oculus Rift.
Thu, Aug 16, 2012 | 17:32 BST
Tue, Jul 31, 2012 | 09:35 BST
Hawken, the free -to-play mech blaster from Adhesive Games is to be adapted into a live action series courtesy of DJ2 entertainment and Warner Premier. They describe it as “Romeo & Juliet” meets “District 9.” Check out the trailer here.
Sat, Jul 28, 2012 | 14:11 BST
A trailer for the Hawken webs series, directed by Gears of War art director Jeremiah O’Flaherty, has been posted below. Produced by DJ2 Entertainment and to be released by Warner, the web series stars Edi Gathegi, Gonzalo Menendez, Dameon Clark, and Hannah Hall and is set for release in 2013. The series was announced last earlier in the month. The free-to-play Hawken beta launches on December 12, through Gaikai. Sign up here. Thanks, Evil Avatar.
Fri, Jul 13, 2012 | 18:33 BST
Warner Premiere, the company behind live-action Mortal Kombat: Legacy, has announced it’s secured the rights to develop a web series based on the futuristic mech shooter Hawken. Initial plans for the web series will take fans to the start of the series where humans on an industrialized planet are battling for dwindling resources. Copper Media, a new division of Silver Pictures Entertainment, Warner Bros. Digital Distribution and DJ2 Entertainment are attached to produce. Further details about the production will be announced in the coming months. The free-to-play Hawken beta launches on December 12, through Gaikai. Sign up here.
Wed, Jun 13, 2012 | 00:27 BST
Adhesive seems to be considering some form of single-player or training content for Hawken, which is good news for those daunted by the prospect of leaping straight into multiplayer battles,
Mon, Jun 04, 2012 | 04:06 BST
The sad-eyed waif central to this Hawken trailer completely fails to capture the emotion most of us would feel upon being granted a mecha.
Mon, May 28, 2012 | 07:13 BST
Wed, May 16, 2012 | 00:34 BST
Graphics tech pioneers nVidia have announced a cloud-based GPU called GeForce Grid.
Fri, Apr 20, 2012 | 14:23 BST
The indie mech sim Hawken will be the recipient of a series of live-action shorts directed by Jerry O’Flaherty, the art director on Gears of War. The shorts will combine filmed footage with effects created by Unreal Engine 3. The first short will debut during E3 in June, according to Kotaku. The free-to-play game itself launches on December 12 and you can sign up for the beta here.
Sun, Mar 04, 2012 | 23:07 GMT
I dub this day “Christmas in March” to honour receipt of a new Hawken teaser trailer. Put aside just over a minute to do something nice for your eyeballs.