It’s been revealed. The next instalment of the Total War franchise will land on September 3rd, 2013. A limited run of Total War: Rome II collector’s editions will also be available, with some extra content available for those who pre-order.
Yesterday I put up a couple of new unboxing videos up on the YouTube channel, taking a look at a couple of products from Qpad; the 5K Pro Gaming Laser Mouse and the CT Pro Gaming Mouse Pad. Here they are for anybody who only follows us here on the website
Last week, Codemasters held a live stream on Twitch.tv that took us through some of the game’s multiplayer features. Racenet is the core of it all, and it acts kind of like an advanced version of EA’s Autolog, I guess; Managing your friends, allowing you to compete via leaderboards, set players as your rivals, and
Tripwire Interactive have recently announced Rising Storm, the next standalone multiplayer game to land in their Red Orchestra series. The above trailer shows how Rising Storm will take the series to Pacific Theater, portraying this part of World War II means the game will consist of American and Japanese troops fighting off against one another. As
Crytek, have released a new video which showcases their already well-known CryEngine 3 game engine. This time, it shows a vast range of games that third-parties are developing using the licensed engine, showing that it can perform well in most any genre; from golf, to racing, to fantasy action games
A new trailer from Nvidia shows off the addition of various hardware-accelerated PhysX effects to Planetside 2. The additions include general hardware-accelerated PhysX, particle physics effects, and the Nvidia-only APEX Turbulence which ‘uses velocity fields to simulate particle motion’. Basically, there will be flashy particles all up in your vision
Genius! Genius, I tell you! With Frozen Synapse being one of the best (if not the best) turn-based strategy to appear on our computers in recent times, Mode 7 Games have announced Frozen Endzone — a kind of mix between the last game and American football
The man with possibly the most recognisably loud and powerful voice on the planet, Brian Blessed, takes up a perfectly fitted voice acting role in this new DLC for War of the Roses. The ‘Brian Blessed VO pack’ switches out the game’s default announcer for that of the large-mouthed, bearded Brit
This latest trailer takes the madness of Arrowhead’s 2.5D multiplayer game, The Showdown Effect, and slows it down upon the sweet and graceful sound of a well-known classical song — one so well known that I don’t know the name of it… but I sure recognise the tune!
There’s nothing more satisfying in an FPS than a headshot. So it’s likely safe to assume that it’ll be fairly satisfying in Sniper Ghost Warrior 2 when it’s portrayed using CryENGINE 3, right? This latest trailer shows a succession of bloody headshots, and yes… it’s fairly satisfying