Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Nordic Games Announce ArcaniA The Complete Tale For PS3 And Xbox 360

Nordic Games have announced ArcaniA The Complete Tale for PS3 and Xbox 360. coming 31st May for PS3 and later this summer on Xbox 360 for £24.99, ArcaniA The Complete Tale has ArcaniA Gothic 4 and the Fall Of Setariff Expansion that provides an additional 10 hours of gameplay. ArcaniA is a fantasy action RPG that invites players to explore the world. the gameplay and world are affected by the weather. the game is set in a civil unrest and centered on a mysterious ancient tower, which you'll find the source of its power.

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Sony Announce Best Of PlayStation Network Vol 1, Comes To USA 25th June For $39.99

Sony have announced Best Of PlayStation Network Vol 1. this retail release of 4 PSN titles is set to come out across the USA on 25th June for $39.99. When Vikings Attack is a PlayStation Blog Editors Choice Award Winner, Sound Shapes Is A PlayStation Blog Game Of The Year Winner, as was Tokyo Jungle. the other game in this collection is Fat Princess, it has no awards as it came out before PlayStation Blog.

When Vikings Attack and Sound Shapes will not be free PS Vita downloads if you buy this retail collection of games. each of the 4 games will have to be installed from the disc and the disc will be needed to play any of them. Sony have also confirmed these games do not come with DLC either.

Source: USA PlayStation Blog

Square Enix Announce Thief Is Coming To Xbox One, Out 2014 Across PlayStation 4, PC And Xbox One

Square Enix have confirmed Thief is coming to Xbox One, as well as the already announced PlayStation 4 and PC. Thief is set to come out in 2014 across all three platforms. Thief will be shown in more detail at this years E3.

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Ubssoft Announce 6 Games Are Coming To Xbox One In It's First Year, Includes Watch Dogs And Assassin's Creed IV

Ubisoft have announced they will be bringing 6 games to Xbox One during it's first year. the two they are confirming today are Assassin's Creed IV Blag Flag and Watch Dogs. the other 4 games are a mix of new IP and existing franchises and more information on those will be revealed at E3.

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Zero Punctuation - System Shock 2

This week Yahtzee heads back to PC gaming by playing the recently re-released System Shock 2 from Steam. in what can be described as a history lesson and nostalgia trip, Yahtzee offers insight into a previous generation of games but will it be as good as he remembers?

MonkeyPaw Games And GAIJINWORKS Announce Class of Heroes II Comes To PSP And PS Vita In The USA On 4th June

MonkeyPaw Games and GAIJINWORKS have announced the PSP, which can also be played on PS Vita, game Class of Heroes II is coming out across the USA on the PSN on 4th June for $24.99. Class of Heroes II features over 140 quests, 100+ dungeon maps, branching storylines and ending and more.

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Nintendo Have Released The Third And Forth Behind The Scenes Videos For Animal Crossing: New Leaf

Nintendo have released the third and forth behind the scenes videos for their upcoming 3DS game Animal Cross: New Leaf. the first video focuses on your first day in the game with the second video focusing on customising your house. like previous videos, they talk about the previous titles in the series and how it's changed from game to game.

NetherRealm Have Released A New Injustice: Gods Among Us Trailer Telling The Brief History Of Batgirl

NetherRealm have released a new trailer for Injustice: Gods Among Us. this trailer provides a brief over view of Batgirl. she comes to the game as DLC this week for 400 MS points/£3.99. also coming this week as DLC is the Red Sun skin pack and the Killing Joke skin pack. both cost 240MS Points/£2.39 each.

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TT Games Have Released A Wii U Trailer For LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes

TT Games have released a new trailer for the Wii U Version of LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes. the game is out from this week and the trailer shows some Wii U specific features like having the character selection screen on the GamePad, or a map of the city when your driving around. your also able to play the game just on the GamePad or have two players playing the game with one on TV and the other on GamePad.

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EA Sports Reveal Upcoming PlayStation 4 And Xbox One Games And Detail The Ignite Engine That Powers Them

EA Sports have announced NFL 25, FIFA 14, EA Sports UFC and NBA Live 14 for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. all those games will come out worldwide within the next year. NFL 25 will come to PS3 and Xbox 360 from 27th August.

EA have revealed the game engine that will power the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions is called EA Sports Ignite. This engine features:
  • Human Like reaction times - computes 4x more calculations per second than previous consoles
  • Contextual awareness and instincts - Think, Anticipate and react
  • Dynamic Movements and Biomechanics - 10x more animation depth than previous consoles
  • New Locomotion systems - players Plant, Pivot and cut, quickly change speeds and shift momentum
  • Dynamic stadiums and arenas that change thorugh the match.
  • players and crowds have expectations and react when they're not met

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