If you've been following the limbless hero Rayman's new game at all, you've no doubt seen a few too many movies showcasing the pint-sized, maniacal "rabbids." They've ambushed Rayman's colorful world and are forcing him to act like an idiot - it's your job to entertain and distract them with excellent performances so you can break
A new teaser site for explosive horror-cum-shooter game FEAR has tongues wagging over the possibility of a brand new co-op multiplayer feature for the game - a feature that developer Monolith reportedly had planned for the original release of FEAR.
The teaser site shows three words that have triggered a wave of fanboy fantasizing: "Combat is coming". Below, a timer ticks down, currently standing at 20 days, 08 hours, 05 minutes and 16 seconds - which wouldn't fit with the October launch of
Last month, a whopping 59,000 players of massive online RPG World of Warcraft were banned, having been judged guilty of gold and item "farming" or other activities deemed harmful, according to developer Blizzard.
"Farming" is a term for the process of repeatedly performing the same actions to strip the game of assets, sometimes by using third-party automatic programs. The proceeds can then be sold for real cash via eBay, or other sales sites. With over six million gamers engrossed in the World
Contradicting all reports that J.R.R. Tolkien is actually dead, Electronic Arts announced today that they are expanding the Battle for Middle-earth II universe, with the Rise of the Witch-King add-on for the hit strategy sequel.
The Witch-king expansion will take players down the dark path of evil, telling the story of the nefarious Witch-King's rise to power in a new campaign. The Witch-King leads a new faction, the Angmar, but goodie-goodies get an expanded retinue for each of the six
Thursday 27 July 2006
Ritual Entertainment, the developer behind episodic PC shooter series, SiN Episodes, has released a software development kit (SDK) for its first episode, Emergence.
The SDK is available for download from the Tools tab inside your Steam client (which can be bought from Valve's Steam Powered website) and allows you to create your own single-player level and new Arena mode maps.
This should certainly give fans of the series something to tinker with until the second SiN
Is it wrong for a gaming icon to play with himself? Well, that's exactly what's going on in these inexplicably interesting Pac-Man World Rally screens that showcase the classic, retro maze from the first game. As you race through the level, you'll catch glimpses of Pac and Mrs. Pac enjoying a table version of the original Pac-Man, complete with roaming ghosts, dots and an endless series of 90 degree turns.
The game's due on August 22, but the prospect of zipping through this maze, ghosts and
Developer Telltale Games has just released a handful of renders of the upcoming Sam & Max, the episodic adventure that will finally give fans a sequel to 1993's Sam & Max Hit the Road. While not actually screenshots, the renders are consistent with the look of Telltale's Bone games, and probably aren't far off from what Sam & Max will actually look like.
Fans of the Sam & Max comics will instantly recognize the freelance-police duo's dingy office and horrible neighborhood, but the renders also
We've got some power-packed new screens from the upcoming 3D real-time strategy game Joint Task Force. We're not too easily impressed, but damn - even we have to admit that these screens look good.
JTF drops you into realistic war scenarios, stocked with modern mechanized ass-kickers like the M1A2 tank, the F-117 stealth bomber, and AH-64 battle 'copters. Using all your deadly toys efficiently is the key to victory. And while this batch of new screens does show several of the war machines
Get your first glimpse of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles with this behind the scenes promo of the Ubisoft game, currently in development to accompany the release of the new Turtles films, due to be released next March.
The promo shows how developer Ubisoft Montreal has approached the game by identifying three aspects of being a ninja turtle - combat, agility and teamwork - then making them integral to the gameplay.
While combat and agility translate into fighting and platforming, it's the
We've used our superhuman powers to gather up a full complement of new Marvel: Ultimate Alliance movies, publisher Activision's superhero RPG heading for a PS2, PS3, Xbox, Xbox 360, PC, Wii, PSP and GBA release this November. To see the six clips (consisting of a trailer and some character-specific highlight flicks), just hit the Movies tab above.
The game allows you to hand-pick a team of four superheroes from a total of 20 playable Marvel characters, then take on the united might of the