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Comic the Jumper: the second art style revealed


May 06
Continuing its stream of reveals, The Maw creator Twisted Pixel is now showing off the inspiration behind the second (of five) different comic book styles set to be in the game -- and boy does it get our Greatsword hands all ... read

Halo: Reach beta to open to Silver members on May 14th


May 06
No Gold sub, no problem. This is the mantra Microsoft will have for about three days as the publisher is set to open up the Halo: Reach beta to Xbox LIVE Silver members. Starting on May 14 and stretching until May 17, all own... read

Bejeweled 2 coming to WiiWare


May 06
Betting men who are allowed to still bet if Bejeweled 2 is coming to the Wii should go ahead and exploit the poor dude taking the bets. Earlier yesterday, GamerBytes.com spotted a German USK Ratings board summary that all but... read

Steam Digital Deluxe Edition of Civilization 5 announced


May 06
2K Games and Valve have inked an "agreement" to put out a special Steam deluxe edition of the no-troop-stacking Civilization title, Sid Meier's Civilization V. According to a fresh out of the oven press release, the Digital D... read

Champions Online devs to reveal new MMO this summer


May 06
Not losing steam after the Champions Online Xbox 360 cancellation, Cryptic Studios has plans to reveals its third MMO soon -- as in, this summer soon. "I can't speak to the specifics of what we're doing," Cryptic's Bill Roper... read

Two Capcom-published games hit the App Store


May 04
Publisher Capcom has two fresh games available on the App Store for the iPhone and iPod Touch: Dark Void Zero and Hatchlings.In a recent press release, Capcom celebrated the fact that both titles are using Aurora Feint's OpenFeint tech, which in a nutshell, allows for leaderboards and an Xbox LIVE-like Achievement system. read

Telltale offers up spectacular Monkey Island bundle


May 04
For this week only, developer Telltale Games is offering the full season of its Tales of Monkey Island series and Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition for 20 bucks.Why both games -- the latter developed internally by Luca... read

The Force Unleashed II set for an October 26th release


May 04
The follow-up to The Force Unleashed, LucasArts' The Force Unleashed II, will be released on October 26th, 2010.In a recent official Facebook page update, the creator of the series delivered the release date directly to some ... read

Dragon Age: Origins mystery DLC dated and priced


May 04
A new piece of downloadable content for BioWare's fantasy action RPG Dragon Age: Origins, dubbed "Darkspawn Chronicles," is slated for release on May 18th at 400 Microsoft Points.This is according to Microsoft's latest Xbox L... read

Blaz Blue Continuum Shift: Yep, there's a stick for that


Apr 30
Mad Catz is continuing with its agenda to put out a stick for every fighting game under the sun. Earlier this month we got our hands on sexier, slimmer Super Street Fighter 4 sticks. In June, we'll be able to get down with so... read

Just Cause 2's Air Propulsion Gun is f'ing metal


Apr 30
Forget about Just Cause 2? This trailer might open your eyes to it again. Avalanche has been releasing DLC packs for the game that add in a variety of insane gadgets and vehicles, all of which are shown in context in the abo... read

'Bleed out' in L4D2 this weekend with Valve


Apr 30
On top of busting out the new "talking" Boomer plush toy, the Left 4 Dead 2 blog team also announced this week's Mutation: Bleed Out. According to the post, this mode essentially turns the survivors into milk jug with tiny ho... read

Puzzle Quest 2 training app hits Facebook


Apr 29
A game that will likely never deny a platform, Puzzle Quest 2, is making its quasi-debut on Facebook as a social game. The app, which is in open beta, is called Mage Trainer. And just like it sounds, the intent of the game is... read

Here's your Japanese SSFIV costume DLC schedule


Apr 29
Capcom apparently lifted the DLC release date curtain for Japanese owners of Super Street Fighter 4 interested in costume packs. Eventhubs has obtained a fairly complete release date schedule for this version of the fighter, ... read

Bethesda announces its new digs in Germany and France


Apr 29
Bethesda Softworks has announced that it has expanded its "global operations" this afternoon. The studio responsible for Oblivion, Fallout 3, and is rumored to be working on an Elder Scrolls MMO, has opened offices in two Eur... read

New maps hit Command & Conquer 4


Apr 29
EA's Command & Conquer 4 now offers just a tad more content. The crew behind the new-fangled RTS recently busted out Patch 1.03, adding three new 5v5-ready multiplayer maps on top of several bug fixes. Those curious about... read

Zeno Clash: Ultimate Edition hits XBLA on May 5th


Apr 28
Atlus Inc was able to nail down a release date for the XBLA launch of Zeno Clash, the visually inspired (and spectacularly odd) first-person brawler. The publisher announced this afternoon that the game would hit the service ... read

Fatshark continues to tweak Lead and Gold PC


Apr 28
It appears as if at least one dude at Fatshark Games isn't cozying up with a warm blanket on a beautiful beach after the successful PC release of Lead and Gold: Gangs of the Wild West. According to a recent PR blast, Fatshark... read

'Latest' batch of Game Room games hit with delay


Apr 28
Microsoft's European Xbox LIVE dude Daniel Mahrer (think Major Nelson with an accent) used his Twitter account this afternoon to drop some bad news: the "latest batch" of Game Room games has been slapped with a delay "until f... read

Serious Sam HD: The Second Encounter hits PC


Apr 28
Serious Sam HD: The Second Encounter, the second facelift for the classic run-pray-and-spray series, is now available as a PC download according to Croteam.Like the first revitalization, Second Encounter boasts new secrets to... read

US black Wii bundle GameStop poster revealed


Apr 28
Terry Goodkind's hardest witch, a swell gal named Nicci, always wears black because she doesn't understand the point of life beyond suffering. We're not sure what kind of statement Nintendo is making with its black Wii, but a... read

Video: Oh, so this is how you play Plants vs. Zombies HD


Apr 26
Who knew Bill, Jan, and son were monsters of the Cupertino touch board? In this latest little trailer put out by the Plants vs. Zombies HD crew, the crew shows us that it's possible to play the game with eleven finge... read

Monkey Island: SE 2 commentators revealed


Apr 26
Long ago, at the San Francisco reveal event for Monkey Island: Special Edition 2, it was announced that the follow-up special edition would feature new Guybrush hair and developer-led commentary. Ron Gilbert and Tim Schafer ... read

A lot of people didn't want seconds of Madden 10 online


Apr 26
Madden 09 had its share of online exploits. Its follow-up Madden 10, a near overhaul of the series, featured far less. But it didn't stop over a quarter of a million people from checking out the online component once and neve... read

Settle down, boy: New Red Dead online images appear


Apr 26
Red Dead Redemption's online component has managed to lasso quite a bit of buzz since its initial reveal. And we don't disagree with the positive sentiment for the open-world action title -- the promise of ambient challenges ... read

Download this: Steam UI update released


Apr 26
The big fat Steam UI update that some of you have been beta testing was released this afternoon. After clicking "Check for Steam client updates," prepare to experience an "overhauled," streamlined interface that adds more soc... read

Age of Conan's 'Rise of the Godslayer' expansion dated


Apr 23
Still playing Age of Conan, Funcom's Conan MMO? Great, OK, know this: the launch date of the prequel expansion, "Rise of the Godslayer," has been confirmed as May 11th. It will be available as a retail package as well as a do... read

Some possible Left 4 Dead 2 Mutation names revealed


Apr 23
To an outsider, the most interesting online addition to Left 4 Dead 2 in a post-"The Passing" DLC environment are Mutations. Delivered to servers weekly, these are essentially new game modes that alter the player experiences ... read

The Madden 11 demo will feature the Jets vs. Colts


Apr 23
Drew Brees may have been pretty enough for fans to make him the cover athlete of Madden 11, but he and his team didn't put on a big enough show in the Superbowl for the Saints to be chosen to be represented in the game's demo... read

Final Fight: Double Impact PSN protected by DRM


Apr 23
There's a reason you can't play the PSN version of Final Fight: Double Impact without an active Internet connection. It's protected by DRM.Confused owners of the HD remake have been reporting that it is impossible to play the... read

Metroid: Other M and Sin & Punishment see delays


Apr 23
Feel free to cancel those June poop-socking plans, Nintendo fans. The publisher has announced that two key June releases have been pushed back. The Treasure-developed rail shooter Sin & Punishment: Star Successor is now s... read

New StarCraft 2 content patch adds Galaxy Map Editor


Apr 22
The much-anticipated StarCraft 2 "April Content Patch" is now available for those currently getting rocked by superior life forms in the game's beta. As expected, the patch ushers in the Galaxy Map Editor, but it also brings ... read






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