Wednesday, April 4, 2012

Capcom Have Released A Tutorial Video For Steel Battalion: Heavy Armor

Capcom have released a new video for Steel Battalion: Heavy Armor. this video shows in-game action from the game's tutorial.

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Ubisoft Announce Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Future Soldier Comes To PC's On 15th June

Ubisoft have announced the PC version of Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Future Soldier is set to come out digitally, including the Ubishop, on 15th June, the picture above is the boxart for the Xbox 360 version. an Internet connection will be needed to register the game with Uplay, but after that you only need to get the game online for online modes. The PC version of the game comes with PC specific features like:

  • PC high standard visuals (DX11 renderer, new Hi-Quality Assets, new Post Process Effects, multi-monitor solutions support, TriDef stereoscopic support).
  • DirectX11 enhanced: Tessellation (for soft 3D models), Compute Shaders-based realistic lighting (for Global Illumination), Volumetric Fog.
  • Online Widget: Party, Friends and Ghost Feed functionality can be accessed at any moment from any screen.
  • Extended party functionality: simplified and more flexible invitation system.
  • Party text Chat.
  • Uplay Friends system
  • Fully customizable controls for the localized keyboards

Minimum hardware requirements:
Supported Operating Systems: Windows® XP (with Service Pack 3)/Windows Vista® (with Service Pack 2)/ Windows 7® (with Service pack 1), both 32 bit & 64 bit versions
PROCESSOR: Intel Pentium D 3.0 Ghz or AMD Athlon64 X2 4400+ 2.2Ghz
RAM: 1GB Windows XP / 2GB Windows Vista or Windows 7
VIDEO CARD: 256 MB DirectX–compliant, Shader 4.0–enabled video card**
DIRECT X®: DirectX 9.0c
DVD-ROM DRIVE: DVD-ROM speed 4x, dual-layer drive
SOUND CARD: DirectX 9.0c – compliant sound card
HDD space : 25 GB

Recommended Configuration:
CPU: Intel Core2 Quad Q9450/ AMD Phenom II X4 940 or higher
RAM: 2 GB Windows® XP / 3 GB Windows Vista® & 7®
Graphics Card: 1024 MB DirectX–compliant, Shader 4.0–enabled video card based on nVidia GeForce GTX 460 or AMD/ATi HD 5850 or better

The PS3 and Xbox 360 release date is 25th May in the UK.

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Feral Interactive Announce Deus Ex: Human Revolution Ultimate Edition Comes To Macs On 26th April

Feral Interactive have announced they are bringing Square Enix's  Deus Ex: Human Revolution Ultimate Edition to Macs on 26th April. this Ultimate Edition contains Deus Ex: Human Revolution and the Explosive Mission and Tactical Enhancement Packs and the Missing Link DLC. the game will be available for download from several digital retailers, including Feral Interactive themselves, for $49.99, £34.99, €39.99

Minimum system requirements:
2.0GHz Intel Mac,
20GB free Hard Drive space, 
256MB or better graphics card,
Mac OS X 10.7.3 or later. 

The following graphics cards are not supported: 
ATI X1xxx series, ATI HD2xxx series, NVIDIA 9400, NVIDIA 7xxx series, NVIDIA 320M, Intel HD3000 and Intel GMA series. 

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Nintendo And Temco Koei Announce Pokémon Conquest For The DS, Out 18th June

Nintendo have announced Temco Koei's Pokemon + Nobunaga's Ambition is getting a Western release as Pokémon Conquest. the DS game is set to come out on 18th June. in Pokémon Conquest, you play a warlord who has been linked with a Pokémon. together they set out and recruit other warrior allies to strengthen their kingdom. there are over 200 Pokémon  in the game and its up to you to pick the correct type to inflict maximum damage.


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Zero Punctuation - Yakuza: Dead Souls

This week Yahtzee reviews Yakuza: Dead Souls. he reviewed Yakuza 4 and actually found he enjoyed the game, but will this Zombie twist be just as good or has zombies brought other issues he can't ignore.

Yesterdays Cancelled PS Vita Update Is Out Now As Firmware Update 1.66

Yesterdays Cancelled PS Vita Update Is Out Now As Firmware Update 1.66. i can also announce that Playstation Plus subscribers who bought minis for free can now play them on the vita.

The update will feature the following:
  • [Notification Alert] setting added to Settings > [Sound & Display]
  • [After 10 Minutes] option added to Settings > [Power Save Settings]
  • An arrow icon is introduced to show when PS Vita finds new activities in LiveArea.
  • The Caps Lock icon in the On-Screen Keyboard can now be fixed to allow a continuous string of upper case text.
Other features also included:
  • The [System Music] setting in Settings > [Sound & Display] now affects BGM in PS Store, near and Sign-Up screens as well as the Home menu.
  • When searching for location data, users now have the option to ‘Retry’ and ‘Cancel’ when a failure occurs.
  • A progress bar is introduced for application installation.
  • A direct link to PlayStation Store is made available for new applications that users may discover on near.
  • Users can now update data at any time within near, provided they are within the same location.
  • The display time of notification alerts has been reduced from 5 seconds to 3 seconds.
  • Functional improvements have been made in the following games and applications: Unit 13, Gravity Daze, near.

Additional Info From CVG

Funcom Have Released A Pre-Order Trailer For The Secret World

Funcom and EA have released a new trailer for The Secret World. this trailer shows some of the pre-order bonuses for the game. The Secret World is set to come out on 19th June, but there will be Beta weekends for the game starting 11th May, which will be open to those who pre-ordre the game. Gamers who pre-order The Secret World will receive:
  • Guaranteed access to all Beta Weekends starting May 11, with the ability to carry over their characters to every subsequent event
  • Guaranteed Early Access to the game, up to four days prior to the game’s official launch
  • An exclusive in-game item providing an experience boost to progression
  • An exclusive in-game t-shirt featuring a unique monster design
  • A powerful pet (Ferocious Wolf, Egyptian Cat or Loyal Hound) to support the player in combat
  • A head start on character naming before the game launches

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Capcom Announce Game Update For Street Fighter X Tekken, Brings Online Sound Fix, Out 10th April

Capcom have announced a new patch is coming to Street Fighter X Tekken on 10th April. this patch will the online sound issues and also improve the gem selection process, via a wheel system. the video below shows these changes in action.

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Source: Capcom Unity