Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Namco Bandai Have Released A Launch Trailer For Star Trek: The Video Game

Namco Bandai have released a launch trailer for Star Trek: The Video Game. personally i think it's a pretty good trailer, however reports on the game from the internet seem mixed.

Koch Media Announce Continuing Distrubuting Partnership With Focus Home Media, Detail Upcoming Releases

Koch Media have announced a continuation with their distribution partnership with Focus Home Media. Focus Home Media are a independent French Publisher and this deal will see them bringing Farm Simulator to consoles for the first time in September.

Announced Release Schedule
Mars: War Logs (PC) Release date: 26th April
Wargame: Airland Battle (PC) Release date: 17th May
Magrunner (PC) Release date: 21st June
Pro Cycling Manager 2013 (PC) Release date: 21st June
Tour de France 2013 100th Edition (X360 & PS3) Release date: 28th June
ObsCure (PC) Release date: 5th September
Farming Simulator (X360 & PS3) Release date: 5th September

Press Release

Nordic Games Announce They Are A Successful THQ IP Bidder, More Than 150 SKUs For $4.9 Million

Nordic Games have revealed they are a successful bidder of THQ IP. they spent $4.9 Million on 150 SKU's worth of IP. this doesn't mean they own the rights to 150 games, it means they will own the rights to several game IP's and the platform versions they have been released on which add up to 150 versions. Nordic Games have not released the full list of games they have obtained, but have revealed it includes:

  • Titan Quest
  • Darksiders
  • Red Faction
  • MX vs. ATV
  • Frontlines
  • Juiced
  • Stuntmant
  • Destroy All Humans
  • Deadly Creatures
  • The Outfit
  • Summoner

Nordic Games are encouraging fans of those games to get in touch via their forums and talk about the future of those franchises.

Press Release

Deep Silver And Techland Have Released A Launch Trailer For Dead Island Riptide

Techland and Deep Silver have released a launch trailer for Dead Island Riptide.

Epic And People Can Fly Have Released A New Gears of War: Judgement Trailer For The Call To Arms DLC

Epic and People Can Fly have released a new trailer for Gears Of War: Judgement. this video is for the Call To Arms DLC, which is out now for Season Pass Holders, and it shows each of the new features included in the DLC.

Konami Reveal Metal Gear Solid: The Legacy Collection, 8 Games Together Coming Out In June

Konami have revealed Metal Gear Solid: The Legacy Collection. celebrating 25 Years of the Metal Gear Solid, Metal Gear Solid: The Legacy Collection includes 8 games and is set to come out across the USA in June and includes the following games:
  • Metal Gear Solid - PS1 Version
  • Metal Gear Solid 2: HD Edition
  • Metal Gear Solid 3: HD Edition
  • Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker HD
  • Meat Gear Solid: VR Missions
  • Metal Gear Solid 4: Trophy Edition
  • Metal Gear - MSX Version
  • Metal Gear 2 - MSX Version
  • Two Ashley Wood Digital Graphic Novels

Press Release

Deep Silver Reveal The Saints Row IV Commander In Chief Edition For The USA

Deep Silver have revealed the Saints Row IV Commander in Chief Edition. this USA bonus is a free upgrade for those who pre-order the game at certain retailers. the Commander in Chief Edition includes a Jet designed as an Eagle that shoots missiles out of his talons, a Uncle Sam uniform, and a 'Merica Weapon that is various weapons in one. Saints Row IV comes out across the USA on 20th August.

Press Release

Insomniac Announce A Ratchet And Clank Movie Is Coming To Cinemas In 2015

Insomniac have announced they are partnering with Blockade Entertainment and Rainmaker Entertainment to bring a Ratchet And Clank Movie to cinemas in 2015. Insomniac reveal they are having a hands on role with the films production, screenplay, character development, and animation consulting. T.J Fixman, writer of recent Ratchet And Clank games, is also writing the script for the film.

Source: EU PlayStation Blog