Big Huge Games is a developer best known for its work in the RTS genre with the Rise of Nations PC series, but it's now expanding its horizons and leaping into the world of the RPG.
Details on its RPG project are scant - all that's currently know is that it'll definitely be a console game, with a PC version on the cards according to Next-Gen.biz - but Big Huge has just announced it's employing the talents of RPG heavyweight Ken Rolston for the title.
Rolston was lead designer on The Elder
Fashion "expert" Marc Ecko recently formed videogame-focused company Marc Ecko Entertainment - or MEE - and is now teaming with Human Head Studios on a new console game
With MotorStorm shaping up to be most gamers' must-have title for the PS3 after Resistance, we thought we'd show you some more shots to whet your appetite still further. Don't worry, the dust will soak up your drool, no problem. Just hit the Images tab above and remember to hit the "Supersize" button to get up-close and personal.
The shots include some impressive views of the vehicles, revealing no drop in crispness as you zoom in on sponsor stickers and suspension springs. It's all rather
Refugees from the recently-closed Okami developer Clover are now working for Capcom, slaving away at Resident Evil 5 and Keiji Inafune's mysterious Wii project, Capcom has confirmed.
"Some of the team that worked on Clover titles are now helping Takeuchi-san on Resident Evil 5, and helping Inafune-san on a new title for the Wii," Capcom's vice president of marketing Charles Bellfield revealed to Gamasutra.com.
"I think it's very much the skill set still stays in the company when those
The sequel to urban racer Juiced has been revealed via Swedish games mag, Gamereactor, even though publisher THQ has yet to publicly confirm its existence.
Juiced 2: Hot Import Nights is being developed for a September 2007 release on PC, PS3, Xbox 360, PS2, and PSP, potentially going head-to-head with a new version of EA's Need For Speed series.
The action takes place across various European cities, and there will be a roster of over 90 tuned-up motors to pimp. The game will be based around
From Software's mech fighting game, Armored Core 4, will touch down on PS3 on March 20.
Armored Core 4 promises to use the extra grunt offered by PS3 not only to look better than previous incarnations, but also to allow players to interact with the environment during
There's good news for fans of stat-counting and rat-slashing today, as Oblivion developer Bethesda has said it has no plans to leave its much-loved role-playing genre any time soon.
"I can tell you that right now there are no plans internally for us to do anything other than role-playing," Bethesda's vice president of PR Pete Hines told Edge
Capcom is working on a sequel to the recently released Lost Planet for Xbox 360 and PS3, an anonymous blogger with claimed industry contacts has reported.
The unknown poster, who identifies himself only as a caricature named Bruce Kelly, apparently learned of the sequel, entitled Lost Planet Wars, from a contact "close to the happenings at Capcom." But the report doesn't offer any further details like genre or rough release
Monday 19 February 2007
After the rain soaked tracks of Formula One and the eye popping action from the Dead or Alive girls in our previous video compilations we thought it was time to take the action back to the streets.
This weeks movie montage takes us courtside in the form of NBA Street Homecourt for PS3 and features some of the most extreme, gravity defying, tricked-out slamdunks ever to be committed to video. In fact, there are 50 in just 88 seconds!
To check out this incredible action
Monday 19 February 2007
PlayStation 3's Virtua Fighter 5 has beaten off massed opposition from Nintendo to top the Japanese sales chart in its first week, giving Sony its first ever PS3 chart topper - and making it the first PS3 game to enter the top ten - in Japan since the next-gen console launched last November.
The rest of the top ten boasts seven titles from Nintendo platforms, five of those released on DS, and two PS2 games. Meanwhile in the hardware chart, Sony spanked Microsoft,