Archive for the ‘News’ Category

ORCS MUST DIE! UNCHAINED closed Beta updates bring Improvements to AI, matchmaking, Co-op and PvE experience

 

patch1_5

 

An exciting new update is coming to the ORCS MUST DIE! UNCHAINEDTM closed beta on Tuesday, September 23. Players will now be offered a wide range of experiences in co-op with significant improvements to AI difficulty. AI difficulty now comes in four flavors: Easy, Normal, Hard, and Nightmare. All players start with “Easy” and must win a game at their current level to unlock the next AI difficulty. Options in co-op matchmaking now allow the selection of a specific difficulty for AI as well if players feel like more or less of a challenge.

Share

Killer Instinct Season 2 Maya Trailer

At Tokyo Game Show this week, Killer Instinct fans will get hands-on for the first time with Season 2’s Maya, the badass monster hunter wielding the ancient daggers “Temperance” and “Vengeance.” Maya is the second character to be revealed for Season 2, with TJ Combo from the original Killer Instinct confirmed at E3 last June.  You can check out Maya in action and a tease of the next character in the video above.

First seen back in the day in Killer Instinct 2, Maya’s fast-paced “blade juggling” combat style lets her power up her daggers the more they’re blocked, leading to increasingly devastating attacks and mixups against her opponents.  You’ll need to be careful when playing her though — if she loses a blade, her powers are diminished until she can recover it.

Share

Save Churchill in the conclusion to the three part DLC campaign for Sniper Elite 3

 

screenshot00

Independent developer Rebellion today announced the launch of three new pieces of DLC for Sniper Elite 3 on Steam for PC, with the content due to come to Playstation 4, Xbox One, Xbox 360 and Playstation 3 in the near future.
This comes at the same time Sniper Elite 3 is 33% off in the Steam Weekend Sale (Ends Monday 10am PDT). And the PC Limited Special Edition (http://rebellionstore.com/se3limited) also goes on sale at 33% off until Friday 26th September.

The Final Showdown

Share

Final Fantasy XV TGS 2014 Trailer

Share

A new beginning dawns ELSWORD introduces PVP season 3 and character balance

 

KOG Games, a leading developer and publisher of popular free-to-play action MMORPGs, today announces a new beginning for Elsword with the launch of PVP Season 3 and Character Balance. Earn more experience than ever before with this new game-changing season! View the new video here

Share

Assassin’s Creed Unity Co-Op Gameplay Trailer


In Assassin’s Creed Unity you can play as a melee expert, agile infiltrator, or a silent master of stealth and join forces with up to three friends to take on a variety of co-op missions. Whether you’re tackling heists or assassinations, you’ll need planning, teamwork, and a combination of your whole team’s complementary skills to succeed, but if you do you’ll be handsomely rewarded.

Share

ASTRO Gaming A38 Active Noise Cancelling Headset

A38_lifestyle_1Skullcandy, Inc, the original lifestyle and performance lifestyle audio brand, and its division ASTRO Gaming, creators of premium video gaming equipment, today announced the release of the highly anticipated ASTRO A38 Active Noise Cancelling Wireless Headset.  Combining cutting-edge active noise cancellation via both speakers and mic, low-latency Bluetooth 3.0 connectivity and AAC super wide band high-fidelity playback, the ASTRO A38 delivers the goods for gamers on the go.  The ASTRO A38 Active Noise Cancelling Wireless Headset is now available online and through select retailers for an MSRP of $230.

Share

“1849 Nevada Silver” expansion pack now available for gold rush-themed sim “1849” (PC / Mac / iPad / Android)

The original 1849 puts players in the well-worn boots of a true forty-niner – building, managing, and mining twenty towns clustered in California’s iconic Gold Country. Story mode challenges players to complete self-contained scenarios, while an endless Sandbox mode invites marathon open-ended play.*

The new 1849: Nevada Silver expansion pack carries the simulation into neighboring Nevada to present six challenging new scenarios set during the Comstock Silver Rush, ten years after the Gold Rush kicked off in California. With trains moving goods between distant cities, steam-powered mills boosting production, and more complex mining processes yielding deeply hidden riches, 1849: Nevada Silver expands on 1849’s addictive gameplay to provide even more challenge on a bustling new frontier.

Share

Microsoft announces purchase of Minecraft creator Mojang


Microsoft Corp. today announced it has reached an agreement to acquire Mojang, the celebrated Stockholm-based game developer, and the company’s iconic Minecraft franchise.

The Mojang team will join Microsoft Studios, which includes the studios behind global blockbuster franchises Halo, Forza, Fable and more. Microsoft’s investments in cloud and mobile technologies will enable Minecraft players to benefit from richer and faster worlds, more powerful development tools, and more opportunities to connect across the Minecraft community.

Under the terms of the agreement, Microsoft will acquire Mojang for $2.5 billion. Microsoft expects the acquisition to be break-even in FY15 on a GAAP basis. Subject to customary closing conditions and any regulatory review, the acquisition is expected to close in late 2014.

Share

THE MASTERPLAN now available for early acess

 

poster

Set in the early 1970s, The Masterplan features beautiful hand-drawn 2D art and an authentic soundtrack recorded by a real band. The gameplay blends a physics-based world and a clever AI system with a easy to approach “real time with slow motion” user interface.

The Early Access version is fully playable at launch and provides 1.5-2 hours worth of playtime. It features several heist locations, which are sandboxes, so players are encouraged to play through them several times with different tactics to experience various results. The game will receive updates every two weeks.

Share

The Hunger Games Mockingjay Part 1 NEW TRAILER!!!!

thg

 

The new full trailer for The Hunger games Mockingjay Part 1 has dropped and it is nothing short of awesome. We get to see lots more footage of the plot then we have in previous trailers. It is the first of two cinematic parts based on the novel Mockingjay, the final book inThe Hunger Games trilogy, written by Suzanne Collins, and the third and final installment in The Hunger Games film series. This trailer exceeded all my expectations as far as adaptation from book to film, but I’m still somewhat skeptical because this is just the trailer, i gotta see the film first to give my final opinion on it. The film is set for released on November 21st, 2014. So check the trailer and tell me your thoughts in the comment box below. Enjoy.

Share

Little Orbit reveals first gameplay details for Falling Skies the game

 

Tactical_Combat-image8

 

Survival of the human race is at stake! Little Orbit, a worldwide video game publisher, today unveils first gameplay details for the upcoming title, Falling Skies: The Game! Coming to the Xbox 360, PS 3 and digital downloads available on WiiU, Steam, PSN and Xbox Live. Based on the popular TNT sci-fi drama, the turn based tactical strategy game will be set in the tense, gritty world of the critically-acclaimed series from DreamWorks Television.

Share

Grand Theft Auto V – Xbox One/PS4/PC Trailer


Rockstar Games is proud to announce that Grand Theft Auto V will arrive on the PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system and Xbox One, the all-in-one games and entertainment system from Microsoft on November 18, 2014, with the PC version to follow on January 27, 2015. Visit rockstargames.com/V to see the all-new trailer today from 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time.

Grand Theft Auto V for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC will feature a range of major visual and technical upgrades to make Los Santos and Blaine County more immersive than ever. In addition to increased draw distances and higher resolution, players can expect a range of additions and improvements including:

Share

GameMill Entertainment announces video game inspired by newest film Big Hero 6 for 3DS and DS

 

Big-Hero-6-3DS-Box

GameMill Entertainment has assembled the heroes from Disney’s upcoming movie Big Hero 6 for an action-adventure platforming video game of the same name. Developed by 1st Playable Productions, this new Big Hero 6 title will invite fans to explore the fast-paced action and lighthearted humor of the movie on the Nintendo 3DS™ and Nintendo DS™ handheld systems later this year.

Share

Dying Light Coming Sooner Than Expected

Techland is really excited to announce that Dying Light, its highly-anticipated action survival game, will hit the stores in 2015 on January 27th in the Americas, January 28th in Australia and New Zealand, and January 30th in Europe and Asia.

Dying Light can be pre-ordered from the game’s official website. These pre-orders come with a free DLC mode called Be the Zombie. In this competitive asymmetric multiplayer mode, you invade other players’ games as the Night Hunter – an ultimate zombie with a unique set of deadly skills. By playing as the Night Hunter, you turn into a fast, agile and dangerous predator, whose objective is to hunt down human survivors.

Share

Super Smash Bros 4: Revealed Alternate Colors and Costumes

Famitsu, a popular gaming-related magazine in Japan, released a supplement detailing all sorts of things regarding the current roster for Smash 4 that we’ve seen so far. The more relevant piece of information for this piece, though, is this listing of all the known alternate colors for the characters thus far, thanks to a kind user on Imgur who uploaded this image.

Share

Teslagrad for Wii U, Out Now!


The Rain Games
team is overjoyed to officially announce the release the Wii U version of Teslagrad, the magnetic puzzle platformer. Begin a journey to the heart of the Tesla Tower, taking the role of a young teslamancer in his quest to reveal the great injustice that caused him to be the last of his kind. Join this adventure and let your creativity take you into the spooky depths of the gloomy tower, and overcome everything that is in your way.

Share

Adventure Time from Little Orbit is coming to 3DS, PS3, X360 and Steam in November of this year.

 

FinnPBWhat time is it? It’s time for an all-new Adventure Time video game inspired by the awesome Cartoon Network hit series! In Adventure Time: The Secret of the Nameless Kingdom, players take on the persona of Finn (the human) with help from his best bro Jake (a shape-shifting dog) as they embark on an original heroic adventure through a mysterious unexplored kingdom in the Land of Ooo.

Share

Assassin’s Creed Unity Co-op Heist Mission Commented Demo


Creative Director Alex Amancio walks us through this exciting first look at a co-op heist mission from Assassin’s Creed Unity. In heist missions you’ll have to coordinate your skills and attacks to infiltrate, steal the artifacts, and escape without being detected. The less you’re seen, the higher your reward for finishing the mission will be. Heists are just one type of co-op mission and with constantly changing goal placement as well as a variable number and location of guards you can replay heists again and again for a fresh experience every time.

About Assassin’s Creed Unity:

Share

Alien: Isolation “HowWillYouSurvive” – No Escape Trailer


‘HOWWILLYOUSURVIVE?’ is a series of short trailers running through to release, showcasing many of the unique ways that players will discover that surviving the creature, and the world of Sevastopol, means learning a whole new set of skills. In Alien: Isolation, the creature is hunting you. If it hears you, it will track down the source of the noise; if it sees you, it will pursue at speed; tackling it head-on is not for the faint-hearted. It’s ruthless, relentless and unstoppable. Which makes us ask, #howwillyousurvive?

Share

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Trailer – Behind the Scenes


Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and Monolith Productions released a new trailer featuring actors Troy Baker and Nolan North together in a behind the scenes look at Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor.

In the Shadow of Mordor – Behind the Scenes Trailer: Troy Baker AND Nolan North, Troy and Nolan discuss their experiences working on the new action game and how they brought their characters, Talion and The Black Hand, to life. They also comment on their relationship with each other.

Share

Nintendo Announces Three Colorful New Looks for Nintendo 3DS XL

nintendologo2Nintendo’s 3D portable video game system will be getting three cool new looks for the holiday season. Nintendo announced the three special-edition Nintendo 3DS XL systems during the GameStop EXPO in Anaheim, California. The new systems are sure to be scooped up by collectors and anyone who was waiting for an excuse to buy a hand-held Nintendo system. Systems announced today include:

Nintendo’s 3D portable video game system will be getting three cool new looks for the holiday season: Super Smash Bros. Edition Nintendo 3DS XL, NES Edition Nintendo 3DS XL and Persona Q Edition Nintendo 3DS XL.

Share

Blind Accessible Audio Game, Grail to the Thief, Now Available for Download!

For All To Play today officially announced the launch of Grail to the Thief, an interactive audio adventure for Windows, Mac, and Linux that can be played using only sound, without the need for visuals. The game has been designed with the needs of the blind and visually impaired in mind but can be lots of fun by just about anyone. The game delivers an fun-filled, immersive experience in which the player is always fully aware of what is going on through the use of voice-overs, sound effects, ambient sound and music.

Share

Death Skid Marks roguelike car combat approved by the Steam community

Death Skid Marks, a roguelike car combat game, has been approved on Steam Greenlight by the community! Studio Whisky Tango plans to release their game, Death Skid Marks, for PC, Mac and Linux sometimes during Q4 2014.

About Death Skid Marks:
Death Skid Marks is a rogue-like car combat game about what so many of us have experienced: a road trip to a music gig… only in this game, things get violent. The game uniquely blends top down arcade action and RPG mechanics. The player incarnates a deadbeat called Mark Skid and picks up hitchhikers on the road while battling road gangs through random levels of increasing difficulty. As the game progresses, he upgrades his crew and ride to survive this hellish 666 km trip.

Share

Batman vs Superman: Batmobile First Official Look

bvs

DC entertainment and Warner Bros. have released the first on-set images of The Batmobile that Ben Affleck will use in Batman vs Superman: Dawn Of Justice. It is a completely different look compared to the previous versions of it we’ve seen on screen so far. To me this new Batmobile looks pretty cool, they decided to go with more of an aggressive, off-road looking version for it. Compared to the other versions of it, the classic sliding door was also given a makeover, which I’m not so happy about but it somehow fits it right. From the looks of it too, it looks like he’s been doing some serious driving on it because it very very dirty. Overall it looks pretty cool and i cant wait to see it in action whenever the release of the first trailer hits. Check out the images and let me know your thoughts in the comment box below.

Share