A "Prologue" edition of Gran Turismo 5 has been confirmed for release in Fall 2007 with new vehicles, circuits and online capabilities according to French website JeuxVideo - information it claims to have got directly from Sony Computer Entertainment France.
As any long standing fan of the Gran Turismo series will know, it's unwise to pin your hopes on a GT release date until you've actually seen the game in the shops with your own eyes.
Sony was unavailable for comment at the time of
A Mercenaries 2 info spill has revealed that Pandemic's war zone sequel will feature online co-op multiplayer, a Just Cause -esque grappling hook for flooring enemies, scaling buildings and hijacking vehicles, and the ability to field your own army of fellow mercenaries recruited from the Venezuelan-set battleground. Point your eyes at this batch of new screens by hitting the Images tab above.
Multiplayer will work in a similar way to that of Gears of War - with one player inviting another
An Electronic Arts developer has gone on record to say that gamers shouldn't bother buying into PlayStation 3 unless a "big change" comes along for Sony's maligned next-gen console, posting to discussion site Free Republic that Xbox 360 and Nintendo's Wii are the better options.
"My opinion - get 360 and/or Wii. Skip PS3 unless there's a big change in the future," the post concludes. It was written by Andrew Garrett, a developer on previous EA titles like Battle for Middle Earth II and Medal
Pop Quiz, readers: What defines success in the gaming business? Critical appreciation? Animated spin-offs? Okay, pencils down. Those who answered "Money" get a gold star, although partial credit will be awarded to those who guessed "Cosplay Recognition." Our buddies over at Next Generation ran through the numbers with a fine-toothed comb and came up with a definitive look on who made bank in 2006. It's an incredibly comprehensive and insightful look at the financial dealings of the industry,
The first details of LucasArts' PS3 and Xbox 360 Star Wars project have finally emerged, from the latest issue of Game Informer.
It's called Star Wars: Force Unleashed and takes place between Episode III and Episode IV, when new Sith on the block Darth Vader is out to wipe the galaxy clean of runaway Jedi.
As Vader's apprentice, you're on a secret mission to dive head-first into the forbidden Dark Side of the force, take out the emperor and rule the galaxy as master and apprentice.
Weve beaten and bloodied Big Boi and T.I. dozens of times since the release of the Def Jam: Icon demo last week, but until today weve known little about the rest of the roster outside of what could be gathered from trailers and screenshots. Well, we can finally rest easy knowing well be able to beat Lil Jon within an inch of his life in just a few weeks. Oh, and well teach Anthony Anderson a thing or two for ruining the limitless potential of My Babys Daddy.
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Search engine giant Google could be working towards an entry into in-game advertising, the controversial and worrying trend for publishers to flog virtual space inside games for brand name advertising - such as that seen on billboards in Electronic Arts' Battlefield 2142.
According to a report on CNET News.com, Google is in talks to buy a company called AdScape Media, which has been developing tactics for inserting ads into games for five years. If the deal goes through, Google would be in a
Monday 12 February 2007
The first 500,000 European gamers to register their newly-bought PS3 on the PlayStation Network this March will bag themselves a free copy of Casino Royale on Blu-ray disc, Sony has announced.
It's as simple as that - splash your cash on the machine and register to the Network (which is free) and you could win a Blu-ray movie. Perhaps disappointing if you've already taken Sony up on the opportunity to register through the official PS3 website - but what's in a
We were supposed to be bringing you a first look at Transformers: The Game screenshots today, but in the words of the public relations guy - "all screens are sat on film director Michael Bay's desk awaiting approval." That means we'll have to wait a bit longer before we can get a glimpse at the way the game of the potential summer blockbuster is looking.
However, we have scored some exclusive details to keep you busy in the meantime:
• Transformers: The Game is being developed by
The rubber duck tech demo used to demonstrate the PlayStation 3 at E3 2005 has become a real game, Super Rub a Dub, heading for the PlayStation 3's online store in a few weeks time.
Sony Computer Entertainment Worldwide Studios President Phil Harrison revealed the download title at the Las Vegas D.I.C.E. summit this evening, where he demonstrated it's bath tub-splashing gameplay and entirely motion-sensing controls.
Not much else is known about the game as yet, though we're eager to find out