Video: GRID Autosport is Codies' Latest

News Posted 22|Apr by
Video: GRID Autosport is Codies' Latest

Release date due to the next title from the Grid series

Codemasters has released details for its newest driving game: Grid: Autosport. It will come into the shops on 24th June in the USA and on June 27th in Europe om Xbox 360, Windows PC via Steam and for the PS3.

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Video: Batman Arkham Origins Cold Cold Heart DLC

Nibble Posted 22|Apr by
Video: Batman Arkham Origins Cold Cold Heart DLC
Batman: Arkham Origins now has a new locations and a new storyline via the Cold Cold Heart DLC that is coming today.

Wayne Manor and GothCorp are included in the new places as Victor Fries encounters Batman for the first time. There is also new kit, including a Thermocharged Batarangs and Thermal Gloves. "Batman is also equipped with his powerful Extreme Environment (XE) suit to take down Mr. Freeze and his Cryo-thugs in hours of new story content."
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Dragon Age III: Inquisition - Video and Date

Nibble Posted 22|Apr by
Dragon Age III: Inquisition - Video and Date
Dragon Age III: Inquisition has a lush new trailer and within it - well, at the end of it - lurks a release date. So, get your viewing gear on.

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Next Gen Gears of War - Bleeding Edge

News Posted 22|Apr by
Next Gen Gears of War - Bleeding Edge

Job requirement from developer bigs up old franchise

Black Tusk Studios - the Microsoft beloved and Vancouver-based developer - is bigging up the Xbox One version of its livelihood: Gears of War.

A job posting - one of 13 currently in circulation - for work on GoW as a Senior Rendering Engineer, states that the new title will use, ”bleeding edge new rendering techniques to deliver best in class visuals for an AAA Console game.”
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Last of Us Lead Artist joins Unfinish Swan Studio

News Posted 22|Apr by
Last of Us Lead Artist joins Unfinish Swan Studio

It's all shuffle in the world of video game making

Nathan Wells - the lead artist on award winning PlayStation exclusive The Last of Us - has left its developer to join a smaller organisation.

Wells has in fact skipped from Sony darling Naughty Dog to join Sony darling and Unfinished Swan developer Giant Sparrow.

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Game of Thrones: Ascent - the Interview

Interview Posted 22|Apr by
Game of Thrones: Ascent - the Interview

We chat with the chaps from Disruptor Beam

Disruptor Beam is a relatively young development studio based in Boston, MA. Nonetheless, the company is dealing with something of a mammoth IP on tablets and PC. I met with Jon Radoff, the CEO of the company, and Rich Gallop, executive producer, to chat about Game of Thrones: Ascent, which they were showing off at PAX East 2014.
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New Resident Evil Movie Aimed at China

News Posted 22|Apr by
New Resident Evil Movie Aimed at China

Because, well, it's a vast market

One of the good things about China opening up to "the free market" for Entertainment folks is that old IPs can be reborn to potentially billions of consumers. Take the Resident Evil movie series.

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UK Video Game Charts: Titanfall Triumphant Again

News Posted 22|Apr by
UK Video Game Charts: Titanfall Triumphant Again

Xbox 360 release breathes new life into EA's start title.

The Xbox 360 release for EA and Respawn's Titanfall shooter provides a second successive week at #1 in the UK All Formats' Chart and, despite a 28% drop in sales week-on-week, a third week of #1 positions in all.

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Infinite Crisis

Interview Posted 18|Apr by
Infinite Crisis

Turbine talks DC Comics

Turbine is most famous for making MMOs such as Dungeons & Dragons Online and Lord of the Rings Online, but Infinite Crisis is a departure for them as they enter into the increasingly crowded realm of MOBAs. We caught up with Executive Producer Jeffrey Steefel at PAX East 2014 to chat about Infinite Crisis as it approaches an open beta launch.
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TitanFall Producer Doesn't Give a Damn if it's Profitable

News Posted 17|Apr by
TitanFall Producer Doesn't Give a Damn if it's Profitable

Doesn't want to inspire more TitanFalls

For TitanFall producer Drew McCoy it's all about the love. So that's nice, right?

“I don’t know if it’s making a profit, I don’t know if it’s meeting sales expectations. I don’t really care,” McCoy told GameSpot.

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Ultra Street Fighter IV - Opening Movie and Gameplay Vids

News Posted 17|Apr by
Ultra Street Fighter IV - Opening Movie and Gameplay Vids

New features shown off

Capcom has released a couple of new Ultra Street Fighter IV videos for you to point your eyeballs at.

The first is the intro movie, which makes use of material from previous cut scenes while stitching in fresh scenes for newcomers Rolento, Hugo, Poison, Elena and Decapre.
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Official: Amazing Spider-Man 2 on Xbox One is 'TBD'

News Posted 17|Apr by
Official: Amazing Spider-Man 2 on Xbox One is 'TBD'

Postponed, may not see release

Activision has confirmed that Amazing Spider-Man 2 has been postponed indefinitely on Xbox One and may not be released at all.

“We want to inform you that we are revising our release plans for ASM2 on Xbox One,” a statement from Actision, first published by MCV, confirmed. “When and whether ASM2 is released on Xbox One is TBD.”
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Last of Us PS3 Owners Could get PS4 Version Discount

News Posted 17|Apr by
Last of Us PS3 Owners Could get PS4 Version Discount

Sony's looking into it

Sony may offer The Last of Us: Remastered at a discount to those who already bought the original game on the PlayStation 3.

In a comments thread over on PlayStation Blog, Naughty Dog's Eric Monacelli responded to a question from a fan as to whether owners of both the original game and the season pass will get a discount.
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Mario Kart 8 Wii U Bundle Looks Likely

News Posted 17|Apr by
Mario Kart 8 Wii U Bundle Looks Likely

But retailers are going to do it anyway

Rumour has it an official Mario Kart 8 Wii U bundle is on its way to retailers.

That's according to French site Gameblog. Citing unnamed sources, it claims the bundle will include a 32GB Wii U, Mario Kart 8 and a seven day trial of Wii U Karaoke. The box art the site has produced looks fairly convincing.
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PS4 Update 1.70 Bringing Video Editor and Pre-loading 'Soon'

News Posted 17|Apr by
PS4 Update 1.70 Bringing Video Editor and Pre-loading 'Soon'

Also enables USB saves and switching off HDCP

Sony has said that PS4 software update v1.70 is coming 'soon', bringing with it video editor ShareFactory, USB saves and pre-loading of games.

ShareFactory is an app designed for editing together gameplay clips you've recorded, as well as sharing them on social networks. It will enable users to add text, stickers and audio tracks. It will be possible to edit in picture-in-picture video commentary using the PlayStation Camera. There's a video showing it off below.
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