Introducing the All-New Rockstar Games Social Club

Today, the Social Club just got a whole lot more social. We’re proud to announce the launch of a full Rockstar Games Social Club site reboot with totally new features designed to let each of you make your mark as a member of the Rockstar community. The new launch includes custom personal Social Club user profiles, an all-new Friends ..

Soviet Heavies Solidly Roll into World of Tanks with 7.3 Update

Wargaming.net, the award-winning videogame developer and publisher, announced today that update 7.3 is now available for its highly acclaimed armored warfare MMO World of Tanks.Update 7.3 brings substitutions and additions to the line of Soviet heavy tanks, splitting the line into two branches. Leading the way through the redesigned tech tree, the update moves the IS-4 tank into tier 10 of its own heavyweight line with KV-4 and ST-I. The KV-3 has moved from tier 6 to tier 7, and freed the slot for another newcomer, T-15

Rising Star releases DLC and Pilot Training videos for Akai Katana

Acclaimed video games publisher Rising Star Games releases Xbox 360 exclusive arcade shooter Akai Katana in stores on 11 May. To celebrate this, the first series of themes (7th May 240 MS points) and picture packs (14th May 160MS points) for Xbox Live Dashboard will available from today. The Pilot Training tutorials have been commissioned to introduce new players to the best tactics, manoeuvres and skills needed to become a master of bullet hell

New update is coming for Lord of the Rings Online

Lord of the Rings Online: Update 7 is coming soon. This free-to-all-players update features an extensive revamp to both Fornost and Moria, and also a brand new free-to-VIPs.Ascend the treacherous slopes of Methedras at the southern end of the Misty Mountains to confront a foe seeking to bring supernatural forces to bear against Rohan. Take up arms alongside the Rangers to battle Gwyllion, a vile sorceress and ally of Saruman. Storm on Methedras supports groups from one to twelve players, level 70-75, and offers two tiers of difficulty for those who like a bigger challenge.“

Fatshark say that they need your help with the upcoming squad based RPG KRATER.

“We have three weapons that have one thing in common, besides being badass, and that thing is that they don’t have a name. There was some bad communications between the weapon designers and the name creators. And then Gunnar came up with naming them The Gunnernator I, II and III – that gave us all brain freeze.” says Martin Wahlund, CEO and Executive Producer, Fatshark. “Please help us out with naming these three weapons – or they might just end up being the Gunnernators!”

FDG Entertainment announces Expand it! for iOS

FDG Entertainment proudly announces “Expand it!” for IOS, an awesome new physics puzzle game! This innovative game introduces the “Rainbow Dinos”. These Dinos literally blow up with excitement: touch them and they will instantly inflate. Help them reach the rainbow! Each tap expands them even more; tap again and again, and see their funny bloated faces. The game will be released on iPhone and iPad, even supporting native 2048×1536 Retina Display resolutions on the new iPad

Now Is The Time To Join Playstation Plus

A few days ago, we posted an article about how Now Is The Best Time To Join Playstation Plus. It highlighted all of the bonuses and perks you can expect in the service this month, for just the initial investment of $50. Well, it turns out that the free stuff for May was just scratching the surface of what Playstation Plus offers

Angry Birds Fans Can Now Play on Facebook Timeline

If you thought your productivity was low because of all the time spent on Facebook Timeline, it’s only about to get worse for Angry Birds fans.
Rovio announced on its official blog that popular mobile game Angry Birds can now be embedded and played on Facebook Timeline through Share & Play

Ominous Game Labs Bounces Back On To Google Play with New Release, Bunny Wars: Egg Defence

If blasting cute little bunnies into oblivion is your thing, then Ominous Game Labs new casual action/arcade game Bunny Wars: Egg Defence could be the carrot you’ve been looking for. Bunny Wars pits players against advancing hoards of bunnies whose sole intent is to steal eggs from the fluffy feathered chick defenders. Players must tap their way to victory, launching chicks to decimate the bunny menace before they make it away with all the eggs

Closure Review – Don’t forget the light

Closure Review – Don’t forget the light

Closure is like nothing you’ve ever played. Believe it or not, this game, made by three people, is one of the best puzzles out there right now. Light and darkness mechanics are used in many games, but none uses them like Closure does.Closure began as a web-browser game which was released in 2009. Immediately it became a hit, so the developers, Eyebrow Interactive, decided to release it again as an exclusive for the PS3, sure a more bigger and better game

Do Monsters Go to Hell? Hell Yeah!

SEGA® of America Inc. and SEGA® Europe Ltd. are excited to announce Hell Yeah! Wrath of the Dead RabbitTM! What’s this? You haven’t heard of it? That’s because it hasn’t been announced yet! Filled with comical gore, plenty of fake blood spatters and a hot-tempered rabbit prone to extreme violence, what more could you ask for? A drill? Ah, we have that as well. Located in the depths of hell and developed by Arkedo Studio, this single-player game will be unleashed on Xbox LIVE® Arcade for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation®Network and PC digital download in 2012

Marvel’s The Avengers Pinball Table Revealed!

Avengers Assemble! Zen Studios is proud to unveil Marvel’s The Avengers, a pinball table based on the recently released movie from Marvel Studios! Marvel’s The Avengers will release as part of Marvel Pinball: Avengers Chronicles, a brand new four-table pack for Pinball FX2 on Xbox LIVE Arcade, and Zen Pinball 2 on PlayStation®3 and PlayStation®Vita

Ships, Convoys and Merchants, Ahoy! Check out Port Royale 3 Video Walkthrough

Kalypso is returning gamers to the 17thcentury Caribbean today with a new walkthrough video for Port Royale 3: Pirates and Merchants, the upcoming empire building game. In this new video, you will learn about the construction and management of sailing ships and merchant convoys, along with getting a taste of the game’s exciting naval combat system. Download the video from the link below to get a first-hand look at Port Royale 3: Pirates and Merchants, the latest in the line of titles that set the standard in the trading simulation genre. Kalypso will releasePort Royale 3 on Windows PC and consoles this summer. Check after the break the full video walkthrough

A new strategy RPG exclusive is coming to PS3, Rainbow Moon

Over a year ago, we alerted you to a new strategy RPG that was being prepped for launch exclusively on the PlayStation Network. More details on the game began to leak this past November, when we learned that developer SideQuest Studios – famous for its Soldner-X games on PSN – was well along on the project

Ms. Splosion Man Practices “Splokour” on Cinco De Mayo

On this Cinco de Mayo, Twisted Pixel is launching the fourth in a series of themed challenges for Ms. Splosion Man. The challenge shows up in the opening menu of the main game, but only for the duration of the contest, which runs May 5th – 20th, 2012. Twisted Pixel has a special prize in store for the top 5 leaders in this challenge

Rune Factory Oceans Sets Sail on 25 May

Top independent games publisher, Rising Star Games, today announced the Sony PlayStation 3 exclusive title Rune Factory Oceans will be available in stores from 25 May. Developed by Neverland and Marvelous Entertainment, the role-playing farming sensation will provide PS3 owners with an experience of activities and adventure never before seen on the high seas

New Star Soccer update brings International tournaments to world’s greatest mobile football game

New Star Soccer is a stunning combination of touch-screen football and lifestyle management. The game casts you as a young professional playing for one of the lower league clubs. As the years progress, teams in the divisions above will begin to notice, offering increasing riches in order to tempt a signature. A career which begins in Boston, can end up in Man U – and now even move internationally

New Black Ops 2 art teases Zombies mode

Mark Lamia, Studio Head for Treyarch said in an interview “Running in the multiplayer engine for the first time, Zombies gives players a bigger and more diverse set of gameplay experiences, as well as entirely new ways to wage war with the undead.” He also said that Call of Duty would be this big platform in which Zombies is a big game to play. Can this be the official art for Zombies? We’ll have to wait and see

PayDay The Heist Review

PayDay The Heist Review

A game that lets you rob a bank? Bring it on. PayDay: The Heist is the first game from Overkill Software. Featuring a similar formula to the Left 4 Dead series, the game puts you in charge of completing challenging heists cooperatively with up to three friends or solo with the help of three bots. The overall package is a fun and a welcome addition to the PlayStation Network and PC

40 New Dribbble Freebies Published in 2012

The community of designers over at Dribbble are always happy to release new freebies to the public. It’s such a populated network that it can be frustrating to browse through all the newest shots looking for hidden gems. Thankfully I keep up with all the latest submissions and have put together a wonderful showcase of ..

Sony’s reveals it’s new exclusive, The Unfinished Swan

Set in a world straight out of a child’s storybook — described by the developers as a “fairytale landscape” designed to inspire a “sense of wonder” — The Unfinished Swan revolves around a young boy named Monroe who one day finds himself immersed in the art he and his mother admire in the real world. ..

Worms Revolution will feature a class system for the first time

Team17 are proud to announce that the forthcoming release of Worms™ Revolution will feature a class system for the first time. This addition introduces four different classes, Soldier, Scout, Scientist and Heavy, into the game. Players will eventually be able to unlock a total of 16 worms (4 of each class) to choose from to go into their teams, which makes it possible for a player to take any combination of classes into the game. Players will be able to use a team of all four of the same class if they prefer, or mix and match classes to get the best results. After the break find more about the classes

Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 Revealed

Although the game is set in 2025, it will start in the 1980s Cold War era in order to focus on the origin story of the primary antagonist of Black Ops II: Raul Menendez, who, in 2025, is provoking a war between China and the USA. In the 1980s section of the game, the player protagonist will be Alex Mason, protagonist of Black Ops. Much of the action in this section will take place in the proxy wars of Central America. Another character from Black Ops, Frank Woods will be returning in Black Ops II and will narrate the story into 2025. In the 2025 section, the player protagonist will be David Mason, son of Alex Mason

Sniper Elite V2 Review

Sniper Elite V2 Review

Sniper Elite V2 is the direct sequel to the 2005 Sniper Elite. I rememeber the time when I played the first one in my PS2. Sniper Elite offered a lengthy single-player game full of tense and rewarding moments, but it required a lot of patience to truly enjoy. And with V2, Rebellion delivers the same experience

Second Chapter to the Ash II Saga Continues With New Playable Characters and New Low Price

Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. today announced Ash II: Shadows Chapter 2, an all-new chapter of the Ash II adventure for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch is now available. Developed by SRRN Games, Ash II: Shadows Chapter 2 includes the playable character of Nicholas for the very first time, all-new dungeons to explore and loot to acquire, and a special thank you gift to the fans. Technical improvements have also been made to Ash II: Shadows with the second chapter and include improved D-Pad controls, faster load times across all devices, reduced size of the application, and lengthier gameplay

Hideo Kojima’s Legendary Franchise To Hit the PlayStation Vita System in June

Just in time for Father’s Day and Graduation, Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. today unveiled the launch month for METAL GEAR SOLID HD Collection, coming to the Playstation®Vita system this June. From the critically acclaimed director, Hideo Kojima, METAL GEAR SOLID HD Collection includes two beloved classics, METAL GEAR SOLID 2: Sons of Liberty and METAL GEAR SOLID 3: Snake Eater

Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 details leak online

Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 will be set in the near future according the game’s official website, which has gone live ahead of the game’s reveal later today. According to the site, Black Ops 2 will push “the boundaries of what fans have come to expect from the record-setting entertainment franchise” and “propels players into a near future, 21st Century Cold War, where technology and weapons have converged to create a new generation of warfare.”

The Walking Dead: The Game Episode 1 Review

The Walking Dead: The Game Episode 1 Review

Let me clear the way, I am not a fan of The Walking Dead series in TV. Sure I have watched some episodes, but I didn’t really connect with it. In the other hand the game made by Telltale Games got me really hooked. A fantastic adventure game that is really a breath of fresh air

God of War: Ascension Preview

God of War Ascension introduces multiplayer to the long-time single-player series through a visceral, gory, high fidelity massacre. The developers at Santa Monica Studio are quick to point out that the trailer revealed last week was single-player-focused for a reason: to keep us in the dark

Migrating Side Projects into your Work Schedule

To work as a freelance web designer requires a lot of patience and perseverance. You need to wake up every day and tackle problems one after another until you can successfully complete your projects. There is a lot of stress and turmoil which goes into this process, but also a lot of compassion and learning. ..

Ghost Recon Future Soldier Beta Impressions

Ghost Recon Future Soldier offers a variety of play styles and customization options in order to help prepare for battle. Let’s not get ahead of ourselves though. First, it is critical to understand the structure of the game. 8vs8 teams are split into two factions, and on those teams, they are split into two separate fire teams Alpha and Bravo. Each fire team is composed of four individual players and this creates two squads that can separately act together for the greater good of the faction. Once you realize that this boosts efficiency within your team, you begin to plan together before you ever even step foot on the virtual battlefield. Preparation and tactical awareness are all crucial components in Future Soldier

Two Angry Birds devs start new studio to make ‘the next Angry Birds’

Antti Stén and Tuomas Erikoinen have broken free of Angry Birds developer Rovio to start their own studio, Boomlagoon. Stén, Rovio’s former lead server architect, and Erikoinen, former lead artist, want to make “convivial and intriguing games,” according to Boomlagoon’s motto. We bet they were tempted to throw “non-fowl-related” in there, too, but figured it was unnecessary

Live-action short Steel Battalion Heavy Armor: Gosha by Mamoru Oshii Announced

Today Capcom announced a collaboration with Mamoru Oshii, the award winning director behind “Ghost in the Shell” and “Avalon”. The renowned director has created a short live-action film entitled Steel Battalion Heavy Armor: Gosha to tie in with the release of the Xbox 360 exclusive, Steel Battalion Heavy Armor. Check a preview clip of the short after the break

Blue Toad Murder Files Ep.1 Review

Blue Toad Murder Files Ep.1 Review

Relentless Software is famous for the BUZZ!! franchise, but I didn’t know anything about the Blue Toad Mystery Files game. So I contacted them for more information about the game. They replied and asked if I could try the game. I searched the game on Playstation Store and found that the first episode was free. ..

Marvel Vs. Capcom 2 fights it’s way to the App Store

Capcom released MARVEL VS. CAPCOM 2 on the App Store. Introducing a brand new control style using the innovative “Flick Button”, MARVEL VS. CAPCOM 2 for iOS allows players to play this classic fighting game wherever they are. The “Flick Button” mechanic introduces an easy way for players to access the more advanced attacks in ..

Patches are coming for Silent Hill Downpour and HD Collection

Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. announced that online patches for both Silent Hill Downpour and Silent Hill HD Collection are currently in development and will be released soon. New online patch will correct frame rate and audio synch issues. Understanding the issues some users are experiencing, development teams are currently creating online patches for both games, ..

Playstation All-Stars Battle Royale coming this holiday

The long-rumored PS3-exclusive brawler PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale is coming Holiday 2012. As the name implies, the SuperBot-developed title will be online multiplayer enabled and pit iconic PlayStation characters against one another in a Super Smash Bros. Brawl-type experience that will feature PlayStation personalities such as Kratos, PaRappa the Rapper, Sweet Tooth and a whole ..

Pro Evolution Soccer 2013: A Whole New Ball Game

Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. today revealed that the fan-favorite Pro Evolution Soccer will return to the field this fall. Pro Evolution Soccer 2013 is returning to its roots, with emphasis on the individual skills of the world’s best players, giving the player total freedom to play any style of ball, to any teammate, anywhere on ..