New screenshots and new gameplay footage from Flagship Studios' MMO Mythos have hit the net. Gameplay footage includes briefing on the game's races and character classes, while the screenshots come from a new content update that's just been released for the ongoing closed beta. The update "introduces the Umbral Peaks and the towns of Mistglade and Arcled and includes quest content that will allow players to progress to level 30. New features
Electronic Arts is set to sponsor the upcoming film festival Sci-Fi-London, where it will showcase big upcoming games Spore, Dead Space and Mass Effect PC.Command & Conquer 3: Kane's Wrath and Steven Spielberg's Boom Blox are also set to appear at the event, which runs between April 30 and May 4 at the Apollo West End theatre.Festival-goers will be given the chance to see a sneak preview of the company's excellent-looking survival horror
BioWare still has a number of vitally important questions to be answered in regards to Mass Effect 2, the developer's revealed to us.
"How do we make what you did in the first game affect what's happening in the second game?... Who is the main character? Who will re-appear in the game?" senior PR manager Matt Atwood said of the follow-up to its critically acclaimed sci-fi RPG during an interview last week.
Yeah, we'll give E3 its props. But the last thing we needed is another ginormous game expo that lets the big boy publishers hog the spotlight and peddle their billion dollar franchises front and center. Enter the grassroots showcase, Expo for Interactive Entertainment: Independent and Original - or more preferably pronounced as the sing-songy EIEIO.
EA has released more screenshots of its surprise game of the year contender Mirror's Edge, which looks as fit as a butcher's dog.Half of the images look like artwork, but you can plainly see the look and stance DICE is going for in its "first-person free-runner", which slants heavily towards first-person melee combat - and yes, jumping across big buildings.As noted the last time we spoke about it, it's supposed to be visceral as hell with melee
It's been far too long since we last heard anything on Mafia 2, so we're grateful for these five new screenshots. It's actually the first we've seen of the sequel since it was confirmed last August and fans of the classy PC original collapsed in apoplectic heaps of excitement. Mafia 2 immerses players in the mob underworld of a fictitious late 1940s-early 1950s scenario. We're told that we will become engaged in the game's cinematic
We didn't quite know what to make of DICE's kung-fu combat game Mirror's Edge when it emerged in magazine previews last year, but after reading the latest eyes-on reports we're absolutely excited - insultingly so. It's being described as a 'first-person free-runner', basically putting you on the top of a skyscraper and pitting you against helicopters, snipers and an endless army of armed goons. Set totally in
Yesterday BioWare didn't surprise us at all by revealing that Mass Effect's coming PC. But it did surprise us by giving out a release date of as soon as May.
May 2008? Crikey, we never expected BioWare's 360 RPG Mass Effect wouldn't release on PC, but we're a little surprised that it'll be with us so soon.BioWare's a developer that doesn't mess around when it comes to ports - look at Jade Empire for evidence - and so it's taking pains to optimise the game for the PC platform.
The Max Payne movie is taking a step closer to a cinema near you in March, which is when shooting of the flick starts.According to reports, filming will wrap up in early May, which presumably means we'll get to find out how awful - or not - it is toward the end of the year.In November 2007, we reported that ex-rapper-turned-actor Mark Wahlberg had landed the lead role in the movie, filling the combat shoes of the man with nothing to lose.While