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Dead Island novel announced

Dead Island novel announced

Deep Silver look to be taking advantage of the current hype surounding Dead Island, with Bantam today announcing that it will be publishing Dead Island, the official novelisation of Deep Silver’s game, written by British Fantasy Award winning author, Mark Morris. Due for simultaneous release with the video game, Dead Island offers a terrifying glimpse into the horrors thrust upon the four indiv...

Duke Nukem Forever DLC detailed

Duke Nukem Forever DLC detailed

Gearbox Software have detailed the first downloadable content pack for Duke Nukem Forever in a post on their Official Forums. The Hail to the Icons Parody Pack is due to land on Xbox 360 and other platforms this fall, and features four new multiplayer maps and three new modes. Call of Duke – Duke engages in modern combat in a war-torn city. Foes don’t stand a chance against the Duke when he ...

[Updated] EA updates game release schedule; The Old Republic to get firm release date in September

[Updated] EA updates game release schedule; The Old Republic to get firm release date in September

EA today released an updated game schedule for the rest of its financial year, but BioWare’s The Old Republic is still without a firm release date, being quoted only as “targeted to launch holiday 2011″ at present. EA confirmed during their recent financial call to investors that a firm release date can be expected to be announced in September. #gallery-1 { margin: auto; ...

EA reports Q1 Financial Year 12 financial results

EA reports Q1 Financial Year 12 financial results

Electronic Arts Inc. today announced preliminary financial results for its first fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2011 . “This was another solid quarter driven by both digital and packaged goods. We saw strong digital revenue growth over the prior year. On packaged goods, NCAA is off to a great start and pre-orders for Battlefield 3 are tracking extremely well.” said John Riccitiello, C...

Review – Captain America: Super Soldier

Review – Captain America: Super Soldier

Another big name Marvel film is just around the corner, and right on cue another Marvel superhero makes the transition from the silver screen to your console via Sega. Previous outings from Marvel’s characters have created a feeling that we will be treated to another below average title, hastily rushed out in time for the movie and prepared to live off the hype rather than quality to sell copi...

Dragon’s Dogma Monster Screenshots

Dragon’s Dogma Monster Screenshots

Capcom have released some screenshots of one of the terrifying enemies you will face in the 2012 release Dragon’s Dogma, the Golum. Looking mighty scary with a devastating lazer beam this will no doubt be one of the foes to look out for, or possibly even run away from. For more details on Dragon’s Dogma check out the information after the screenshots.     Dragon’s Dogma®...

Ace Combat Assault Horizon Limited Edition Bonus Announced

Ace Combat Assault Horizon Limited Edition Bonus Announced

NAMCO BANDAI Games today announced the F-4E Phantom II as the exclusive plane included in the European pre-order Limited Edition of Ace Combat Assault Horizon. Even better is the news that it will be the same price as the standard edition while stocks last. So make sure you get in fast to collect the Limited Edition. Packaged in a battle-ready steel case, the Limited Edition version contains the ...

Halo: CE Anniversary – Unlock Your Inner Spartan

Halo: CE Anniversary – Unlock Your Inner Spartan

A small, relatively unknown original Xbox title, Halo: CE is marking its 10 year anniversary this November with a HD remake. To celebrate this occasion a pair of pre-order bonuses have been announced. ·         Master Chief Avatar Armour – Heroes never die, and to honour the 10th Anniversary of John 117, you will finally be able to transform your Xbox LIVE Avatar into the iconic her...

Jonah Lomu Rugby Announces Big Hitting Names

Jonah Lomu Rugby Announces Big Hitting Names

Jonah Lomu Rugby Challenge today announced that three major European rugby union leagues; Aviva Premiership Rugby, TOP 14 Orange and RaboDirect PRO12 have all been licensed for the upcoming video game. The features and content of Jonah Lomu Rugby Challenge include: •    Play in Single Match Mode, Competition Mode, and multi year Career Mode as well as extensive help and Tutorial Mode options...

Ubisoft Announces Uplay Passport

Ubisoft Announces Uplay Passport

Today, Ubisoft revealed Uplay Passport, a new program designed to provide players with access to bonus content, exclusive offers, and online multiplayer play. Uplay Passport is an adjunct to Uplay, an in-game service that offers gamers extra value, including rewards and community features, just for playing Ubisoft games. The Uplay Passport program will begin in the coming months and will be inclu...