A Monkeylord has steamrollered the front lines, Titan bots are overwhelming your point defence, and a Sky King Extreme just pelted your Commander so hard he had to eject his own head to survive. And your secret weapon, an automoton the size of the Empire State, is only 70% complete. In any other RTS, game over.
While we've got our own iPad live blog coverage going on, we also thought you might be interested to hear what our sister site, MacLife has had to say about Apple's latest touch-controlled doohickey. We'll be updating this page throughout the day with links to the continuing MacLife iPad coverage.
Nowadays it takes an incredibly honest developer to stand up and admit the game they’re working on takes fewer than eight hours to complete. It’s been a long time since we’ve heard predictions below twice that number. Applying normal PR logic (half the stated game time, then add a quarter), Singularity will actually clock in at around five hours.
Gravity manipulation isn’t new. Dead Space, Prey and Bayonetta have all dabbled in the anti-Newtonian art with great success. It’s surprising then, that no game has ever made the art of ceiling-crawling its central mechanic – when it’s featured it’s always been in the background and always within predetermined parameters. Inversion seeks to break this trend.
We bet you’ve been having a fair few sleepless nights wondering what happened to the Silent Hill/David Lynch mash-up Rainy Woods, so here’s the somewhat surprising news: despite blanket silence, Rainy Woods is alive and ‘well’… under its new moniker, Deadly Premonition.
It has a typical horror opener.
Apple just announced a tablet called the iPad? What a surprise! This is like the time that boat sunk at the end of Titanic! So why is GamesRadar covering this? What does Apple's tablet mean to gamers? Would we pose vague questions without following them with wildly speculative answers?
Most games, contrary to what you might think, aren’t truly shit or amazingly awesome. No, usually most are just plain average. Lying in the gooey mediocre centre between brittle pieces of really rubbish titles and crunchy bits of rare 90%+ gaming gold, they’re rarely that offensive. Still, we thought it would be a good idea to produce a quick guide on how to pick out gaming’s most m’eh worthy titles, using
Find out what games we think would suit the Hollywood movie treatment and we talk of a revolutionary new way to contact GamesRadar UK... by phone!
Wait a sec – why is GamesRadar, an unapologetically hardcore gaming website, covering a new Apple product launch with such intensity? Well, if internet buzz is any indication, this new tablet/iSlate/iPad device could very well do for computers what the iPhone did for communication, application sharing and on-the-go gaming. Speculation about its capabilities has long since passed “wild,” recently eclipsed
It is nothing short of a miracle that the English-speaking world just received the fighting game mash-up Tatsunoko vs Capcom. The brawler has a gathering of Capcom characters facing off against creations from Tatsunoko, a decades-old animation house whose name isn’t well known outside Japan, though you may know some of its work, like Speed Racer and Samurai Pizza Cats.