Dantes Inferno

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The main complaint leveled at Dante's Inferno other than the fact that the game is bastardizing a great work of literature is that it is simply a God of War clone. We here at Destructoid found it to be a very good God of War ...
[As posted on Japanator] Think what you will of the game itself, but you can't deny that some of the myriad stunts pulled by EA's marketing department in promotion of Dante's Inferno were nothing short of inspired. Howev...
For our Dante's Inferno sin contest, we wanted you to take a picture or a video of yourself doing a sin. Thanks to AttentionUSA and Electronic Arts, the prizes were well worth the eventual damnation. First place prize of the ...
You like violent videogames?! Do you like religion?! DO YOU LIKE WOMEN GETTING NAKED?! Well if you live in Los Angeles, then you're in for a treat tonight. Devil's Playground Burlesque will be at the Dragonfly Nightclub on Sa...
When it comes to downloadable content and Dante's Inferno, Visceral and Electronic Arts aren't messing around. In fact, according to a slip that shipped inside the retail game box, they've got it planned through at least thro...
It's a Dante's Inferno mega giveaway of extreme awesomeness this week! Thanks to AttentionUSA and Electronic Arts, we're giving away a bunch of Dante's Inferno-themed prizes this week -- 19 prizes, to be exact! Up for grabs a...
Surprise surprise! Dante's Inferno, a game about a mental Christian who carves a cross into his chest and visits a Hell full of big-breasted demons, is not going to be released in the Middle East. Apparently they might have s...
Here comes the deal train, hop aboard if you're looking for a free game, an Xbox 360 controller or action figures. Toys R' Us is holding a sale all week on every videogame in the store that costs $29.99 or more. If you buy th...
Strip away marketing and PR controversy, and forget for a moment that Dante's Inferno is a videogame interpretation of a literary classic (albeit loosely). Sure, Visceral Games -- the talented team behind the critically accla...
Electronic Arts sent over a fancy little Dante figure (seen above, absolving my cat of her sins) today, the same one you'd receive for pre-ordering Dante's Inferno at shops like GameStop. There's a reason I don't work for our...
Stupid post is stupid.  Three images from the Super Bowl commercial that Electronic Arts will be airing to promote Dante's Inferno. The one where they can't say "Go to Hell." Yeah, that's right. We're posting screenshots...
Dante's Inferno just sprung a massive leak, and now it's squirted news juice all over our clean white shirts! A poster at NeoGAF has revealed a load of downloadable content details for Visceral's upcoming game. The package wi...
Dante's Inferno is gearing up for one of the most prestigious advertising slots that America has to offer -- a spot in the Super Bowl commercial lineup. However, there's going to be a sacrifice in order to reach such a huge a...
EA released a new gameplay trailer for Dante's Inferno and you can watch it by clicking the little play button above.  They spend a fair bit of time focused on the ridable monsters bit, but we already saw this stuf...
Having recently played through some updated preview code of Visceral Games' Dante's Inferno, a question ate at me -- what punishment could there be that's worse than being in Hell?  The question comes from one of the gam...
Spoiler alert! If you're going to be watching the Super Bowl, prepare to "go to hell." IndustryGamer has confirmed through sources Electronic Art's marketing dollars are getting pushed the limit to secure a Dante's Inferno ad...
PlayStation 3 owners who pick up a copy of Dante's Inferno: Divine Edition get treated to free downloadable content, a prequel level called "Dark Forest." In fact, since all versions of Dante's Inferno for PS3 are this "Divin...
Leaks. They happen in the videogame industry, probably more often than publishers and developers would like. People just can't seem to keep their mouths shut. The most recent "leak" just hit our inbox, and the tipster writes,...
Hey, if you live in the UK... go to hell! With the premiere of the Dante's Inferno animated film that is! *rim shot* The Film Roman animated production will makes its premiere at West London's Apollo Theater on February 2. Mo...
Remind me not to defraud anyone, ever, because even the slightest mendaciousness will land me straight in Malebolge, the Eighth Circle of Hell. Roughly translated from Italian, “Malebolge” means “evil ditch...
EA has been ramping up its music release for the past few years since launching EA Recordings in order to release games' soundtracks on their own. The latest three to hit the market will be for their three biggest games comin...
The Dante's Inferno that has been available on the PlayStation Network for the last few weeks is now up on Xbox Live today. The "Gates of Hell" demo starts you off at the very beginning of Dante's Inferno with Dante making h...
Just because the holidays draw near that doesn't mean the weird Dante's Inferno-related crap I've been getting in the mail is slowing down! Nope, today a horrifying ornament -- as seen on the Internet! -- arrived. Wrapped in...
Dante's Inferno is still squeezing out as much crazy PR as it can, and with Christmas just around the corner, what better way to celebrate than with Visceral Games completely grossing everybody out? Just hit this link right h...
[Editor's note: Visceral Games' Vincent Napoli is the Lead Combat designer for the developer's upcoming title, Dante's Inferno.] Dante wields two main weapons against the enemies of the Inferno. One of them, a magical cross i...
Europeans, rejoice! Looks like your version of Dante’s Inferno will be better than the American version. How so? Dante’s Inferno Death Edition will feature lenticular artwork, a few documentaries, the full soundtr...
Detractors have said many negative things about Visceral Games' Dante's Inferno. But let's keep one key point in mind -- many of them (in fact, most of them) haven't played it yet. For PlayStation 3 owners, that changes toda...
Visceral Games and Electronic Arts are showing the PlayStation 3 a lot of love with Dante's Inferno.  First, a demo for the game goes live on PlayStation Network first later today. Now, the developer and publisher have a...
The hot new thing in this industry appears to be live video streams in which members of a development studio goof off, answer questions from fans, and give a demonstration of the game in question. Yes sir, Dante's Inferno is ...
As promised, Electronic Arts will be delivering a Dante's Inferno demo this month. Small caveat -- PlayStation 3 owners will be getting a two-week head start.  The publisher has confirmed that the demo will hit PlayStati...
Earlier this week, we got an e-mail about Mass: We Pray, a Wii-like game where you Church at home. The Web site and video for the "game" was pretty outrageous, and pretty much bordered on heresy. Well it turns out the whole ...
If I was a bad dude, the last damsel I would choose to distress is one who pals around with a large guy named Dante, who just happens to carry around a scythe composed of bone and sinew all hours of the afternoon. But bad gu...
Last month, we brought you a very early look at the Dante's Inferno action figure. Now, NECA Online shows us exactly what the figure will look like. Dante has 30 points of articulation and a interchangeable right hand that le...
When Visceral and Electronic Arts announced the Dante's Inferno demo for December, I breathed a sigh of relief. It was not, as many demos seem to be these days, tied in to a pre-order bonus. Instead, Dante's Inferno is gettin...
Those on the fence about Visceral Games' videogame adaptation of Dante Alighieri's poem The Divine Comedy will get their shot to try it out this December. Electronic Arts has announced that a demo for Dante's Inferno will be ...
Dante's quest will take him through all of the Circles of Hell and the latest developer diary for Dante's Inferno brings us to Heresy. As Dante gets lower in Hell, the more Hellish things become. Fire is everywhere, souls ar...
I don't really care how contrived Dante's Inferno may or may not be. As a die-hard action fanatic, I'll be playing it either way -- on a console, that is. As for the PlayStation Portable version, not so much. If I couldn't pl...
Electronic Arts is at it again, continuing its Dante's Inferno marketing/PR-related mailbox assault. Yesterday, a gigantic box cardboard box showed up. Inside that box was big and dirty wooden box. What was inside? Well, that's what the video is for. And well... yeah. I've got nothing. Talk amongst yourselves.