A trailer for the upcoming The Castle Doctrine hit the web today and it looks intriguing. Created by Jason Rohrer, the game has you protect your family of four from would-be theives through a series of traps set up within your home. Of course after you're secure, you can begin plundering from other people's homes as well. If I wasn't convincing, check out the trailer and see how you like it then.
Another of the Arkham Origins assassins has been revealed. The deadly Copperhead is a brand new character, one who uses snake-like agility, martial arts, and poison to take on the caped crusader. Interestingly, there are already two other villains in the DC comics universe with the same moniker. This new female version has been created specifically for the game though, although it has been confirmed that she'll appear in the New 52 sometime after Origins arrives.
Battlestar Galactica writer Michael Angeli is currently working with Sony Santa Monica, developers on God of War, to create a brand new game. Angeli broke the news at the Battlestar panel at Comic-Con this weekend, where he revealed that game will not a God of War title, but will instead be a fresh IP.
Good news for fans of the Homeworld franchise, as Gearbox announced today at PAX Australia that they will be releasing HD versions of both Homeworld and Homeworld 2. They also announced that they will be making unaltered versions of the two games readily available sometime soon.
For those of you not in the know, a film based on the Warcraft franchise has been in the works for quite a while now. The latest news was that Moon and Source Code director Duncan Jones was attached to the project. Up until now, that's about all we've known.
Down in San Diego, Capcom revealed 7 minutes of Strider. For those who don't recognize him immeadiately, you may recognize Strider Hiryu from the Marvel vs. Capcom series of games. Though the character had his own manga and was featured in his own series of games, Strider hasn't really seen the limelight since '99. Check out the trailer below.
Electronic Arts has announced the launch of a Battlefield 4 novel. Written by Peter Grimsdale and published by Orion Publishing Group the novel will be released this fall. Along with the novel, other merchandise is due out with the launching of the game and will include an art book from Titan Books, special branded gaming peripherals from Razer, controllers from PDP, mouse pads from Qpad, clothing from Jinx, and strategy guides from Prima games. Read on for the book description.
Ubisoft’s senior vice president of marketing and sales, Tony Key, spoke to Polygon about Far Cry 3 and the future of a possible Far Cry 4. With the great success of Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon, they are “totally psyched” and looking forward to the next.
A new trailer has been released for Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII. This new trailer blends both cinematic scenes as well as gameplay footage while also showing details that pertain to the storyline. You will also see different combat styles and outfits that players will be able to utilize, all of which are important to Lightning’s fighting ability.
In October of last year the live action web series Halo 4: Forward unto Dawn premiered with a new episode airing every week and lasting at least until the launch of Halo 4 in November. Now it has been nominated for an Emmy in the category of Outstanding Main Title Design.
Imagine playing video games for your profession and actually making enough money that you don’t have to do anything else. That would be a dream come true for many of us and there are gamers who do just that.