Monday, November 5, 2012

NetherRealm Studios And Warner Bros. Have Released A New Behind The Scenes Look At Injustice: Gods Among Us

NetherRealm Studios and Warner Bros. have released a new behind the scenes look at Injustice: Gods Among Us. this video focuses on the tech in the game and what they are able to do. for example, on the PS3 they are able to have 3x more objects on the screen at a single time due to better use of the PS3 SPU's than in Mortal Kombat. other improvements over Mortal Kombat include a better lighting system and more dynamic levels. the video also reveals the game button layout, revealing it to be different from Mortal Kombat.

Source: EU Playstation Blog

Techland And Deep Silver Reveal New Fifth Character And Location In Dead Island: Riptide

Techland and Deep Silver have revealed a new location and character in Dead Island: Riptide. in the game you have the previous 4 characters from the first Dead Island, but now they are joined by John Morgan. he's highly trained in hand to hand combat but is a Naval cook.

The New location is called Henderson. it's a town in the island of Palanai that has been hit by monsoon. now the Mediterranean looking town is partially flooded and full of abandoned buildings falling apart.

Dead Island: Riptide takes place shortly after the original game. you escaped the Banoi resort, but not the Banoi archipelago. a storm wrecks you on the island of Palanai to once again face against the Zombie menance.


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2K And Gearbox Announce Over 5 Million Units Of Borderlands 2 Have Been Shipped To Retailers

2K and Gearbox have announced they have shipped over 5 Million units of Borderlands 2 to retail worldwide.

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EA And DICE Announce Battlefield 1942 Is Now Free On Origin

EA And DICE have announced they have released Battlefield 1942 on Origin. in celebration of the Battlefield series hitting it's 10 year anniversary, the game has been released for free only on Origin. this version does not include any of the Battlefield 1942 DLC.


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Nintendo Announce 5,000 Wii U Kiosks Are Rolling Out Across The USA

Nintendo announce they are bringing 5,000 interactive Wii U Kiosks to Target, Best Buy, GameStop, Walmart and Toys 'R'Us stores across the USA. there will be some differences between the stations which will either provide a game to play or provide a video to watch. the Wii U comes out on 18th November in the USA, with the Deluxe Set costing $349.99 and Basic set costing $299.99.

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Bethesda Have Released A New Trailer For The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Dragonborn DLC

Bethesda have released a new trailer for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. this video shows the next DLC coming to the game. Dragonborn is set to come out on Xbox 360 for 1600 MS Points on 4th December.

Source: Bethesda Blog

UK Game Charts; Assassin's Creed III, FIFA 13, WWE 13,Football Manager 2013, Need For Speed: Most Wanted

Medal Of Honor: Warfighter's stay at the number 1 spot lasted only 1 week with 4 new releases in the top 5 vying for the number 1 spot. the winner was Assassin's Creed III with WWE 13 coming in at 3, Football Manager 2013 at 4 and Need For Speed: Most Wanted at 5. there was another new release in the top 20 this week with the PS Vita game Assassin's Creed 3 Liberation.

1 - Assassin's Creed III
2 - FIFA 13
3 - WWE 13
4 - Football Manager 2013
5 - Need For Speed: Most Wanted
6 - Medal Of Honor: Warfighter
7 - Forza Horizon
8 - Skylanders: Giants
9 - Just Dance 4
10 - Dishonored
11 - Professor Layton And The Miracle Mask
12 - Moshi Monsters: Moshlings Theme Park
13 - Resident Evil 6
14 - Assassin's Creed III: Liberation
15 - Pokémon Black 2
16 - The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
17 - F1 2012
18 - Doom 3: BFG Edition
19 - Borderlands 2
20 - LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes

Charts Supplied By 3. UKIE Games Charts©, compiled by GfK Chart-Track

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