London based Hello games have announced there latest project, No Man’s Sky. A brief reveal trailer highlighted a procedural science fiction game which has the player flying around strange worlds in a spaceship, swimming underwater and walking on several different planets. The game will feature a procedurally generated, massively multiplayer world. No release date or platform was announced but this game looks fantastic.
"Gabby (the creator and lead design for budding indie studio GreyBox) writes, "From Randy Pitchford’s comparison of criticism from a devout fan to domestic abuse to wide-spread gamer’s verbal abuse of game developers, to the even wider spread gamers’ verbal abuse of each other, many questions crop up. There’s the usual “cyber bullying” questions, and of course the ever-famous “who do we blame, since everyone seems to be at fault here?”, but here we will cover a slightly more important question..."
"The forthcoming Assassin’s Creed: Liberation HD caused quite a stir at its initial announcement, especially as it remains one of the most interesting adventure videogames on the PlayStation Vita at present. Early next year it will no longer be exclusive to the handheld format however, and Ubisoft has revealed a new fact sheet detailing this second edition."
"2012’s XCOM: Enemy Unknown was undeniably one of the best console strategy videogames of last year, if not on the previous generation of consoles. In the wake of a tidal shift as gamers look towards news hardware 2K Games are keen to ensure that their confidence in XCOM’s rebirth isn’t pushed aside, but while this summer’s The Bureau: XCOM Declassified was met with a disappointingly muted response, this autumn’s XCOM: Enemy Within is likely to perform much better despite it essentially being ..."
"From the makers of Mortal Kombat comes the critically acclaimed prequel comic to the smash-hit beat-‘em-up videogame, Injustice: Gods Among Us. Available as a hardcover publication from today, the Injustice: Gods Among Us Graphic Novel Collection comprises of the entire first series of comic books based on the popular videogame."
"1C Game Studios’ has launched a closed beta testing phase for everyone who purchased the Premium Edition of IL-2 Sturmovik: Battle of Stalingrad. IL-2 Sturmovik: Battle of Stalingrad is a combat flight simulation dedicated to the Battle of Stalingrad, one of the most decisive and fierce battles on the Eastern Front in World War II."
The new year is approaching and a new era of enthusiastic and ascending video games is arising. Games will become more immersive, interactive, challenging, customizable and innovative – gaming won’t be the same as it once was. Find out which games you cannot miss during the next Spring.
"Ahead of the long awaited release of Watch_Dogs next year, Ubisoft has issued an updated fact sheet for the videogame. Coming to Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Wii U and PC, Watch_Dogs promises to redefine open world gameplay by not just having the player exist within it, but by giving them control over it."
The Assassin’s Creed has always been about an assassin’s organization and its skillful members able to perform all kinds of brutal acts, including murdering and massacres. Black Flag focus on the sea and the “assassination” of ships, even if the background concept is the same, in reality it’s certainly different. The best way to describe this fourth game can be done by replacing just one word: Sailor’s Creed – travel the seas, explore the world, conquer endless fortune, survive Mother Nature ...
Nothing is True is the second mission from This Old Cove campaign assignment. This is a stealth mission and Edward cannot be detected by the tribal assassins. The quest’s main goal is to reach James Kidd but the path is blocked by multiple enemies, which means players have to silently knock out certain opponents and walk their way in the forest without being detected.
GG3 picks up the news from Sega and their announcement of adding downloadable content to Sonic & Racing & All-Stars Racing Transformed for charity. Don't expect a Sega character, it's Youtube channel Yogscast that gets the honors. Fans are not pleased and fully right not to be. Here's an explanation and a solution.
It is still unknown whether crowdfunding is here to stay in the games industry or not, but one thing for sure is that until we find out we should be getting some seriously good games. Hopefully Stoic can follow through with The Banner Saga: Chapter 1, a tactical RPG, set in a norse-like fantasy realm nearing the end of the world.