Tuesday, March 20, 2012

Ubisoft Announce I Am Alive Comes To The PS3 PSN On 4th April

Ubisoft have announced I Am Alive is coming to the PS3 on 4th April. details are a bit scarce but i would assume the USA release is the 3rd April. no price has been revealed, but Ubisoft do say Playstation Plus subscribers will get a 20% discount on the game for 2 weeks.

Source: EU Playstation Blog

Sega Announce Binary Domain Is Set To Come To PC This April

Sega have announced Binary Domain is set to come out on PC this April. the game will be available at retail and digitally online. Sega say there was enough players asking for the game to come to PC for them to decide it would be worth bringing the game to PC.

Source: USA Sega Blog

Sony Have Released A Story Trailer For Resistance: Burning Skies

Sony have released a new trailer for Resistance: Burning Skies, their upcoming Playstation Vita shooter. this is a story trailer that uses a comic book style cartoon to tell the story of the events that took place right up to the beginning of the game. the trailer also ends by showing some in-game action from different locations. The trailer also reveals a new Chimera, called the Executioner. this Chimera has a cannon for an arm.Resistance: Burning Skies is set between the first and second Resistance games.

Source: EU Playstation Blog

Maxis Have Released PT 1 Of A Video Series Showing Thier SimCity GlassBox Game Engine In Action

Maxis have released a new video for SimCity. this video is the first part at a look at the GlassBox simulation engine that runs the game. the aim of this video is not to show how good graphically the game looks, instead the video uses in-game action to show how eveything that happens in the game affects the games' simulation. examples they use include how coal goes to a powerstation, which then starts to generate power, and then creates pollution. they also show how the game deals with water and water pipes or housing areas and how each thing that comes to them helps build the houses.

Press Release

Irrational Have Revealed The The Boys of Silence Enemy In BioShock Infinite

Irrational Games have revealed a new enemy in BioShock Infinite. like the previous reveals, The Boys of Silence are a heavy hitter. they work by sound so if you come across one you have to choose to either sneak by or attack it...but be careful as they can call for others. The Boys of Silence are described as the security cameras from BioShock but now with legs and looking for you.

Source: USA Playstation Blog

XSEED Announce Ys: The Oath in Felghana Is Out Now On Steam For $14.99/€11.99/£9.99

XSEED have announced Ys: The Oath in Felghana is out now on Steam for $14.99/€11.99/£9.99. Whilst Ys: The Oath in Felghana is the Japanese PC version, released in 2005 (not the PSP version released in 2010), the game has been enhanced with support for Steamworks which include achievements, online leaderboards, and Cloud Support.


Press Release