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Xbox LIVE on Windows 8 Titles have been announced

Xbox LIVE on Windows 8 Titles have been announced

“High quality” Xbox games are coming to Windows 8, Microsoft has announced today. Many of the games will be available starting October 26th with ongoing new releases coming through the Christmas period and beyond. They will be playable on any Windows 8 PC, laptop, or tablet. The first wave of titles follow: 1.        4 Elements II Special Edition 2.        A World of ...

God of War: Ascension gets March 2013 release dates

God of War: Ascension gets March 2013 release dates

Sony have confirmed release dates for God of War: Ascension via the PS Blog today. The game will have a staggered release across the following regions: UK & Ireland: 15th March 2013 Australia & New Zealand: 14th March 2013 Rest of Europe/PAL: 13th March 2013 Besides the standard edition of the game, a Special Edition and Collector’s Edition have also been announced. The Collector...

Sniper Ghost Warrior to get Wii U and PS Vita release

Sniper Ghost Warrior to get Wii U and PS Vita release

According to an ESRB listing for Sniper Ghost Warrior 2, the game is set to get both a Wii U and PS Vita release, alongside the expected Xbox 360, PS3 and PC versions. Perhaps this goes some way to explain the numerous delays to the title. It is currently set to launch January 15 2013. The CryEngine 3 powered sequel to the 2 million selling original game is being developed by City Interactive.

Black Ops 2 multiplayer? Playable at Eurogamer Expo you say?

Black Ops 2 multiplayer? Playable at Eurogamer Expo you say?

If after all the amazing Eurogamer Expo announcements in the last few weeks, you were still on the fence about going, then maybe this will help you make your mind up one way or another. Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 multiplayer will be PLAYABLE at Eurogamer Expo 2012. Eurogamer made the announcement this morning. Konami, Capcom, Namco Bandai, Ubisoft and Square Enix have all announced their li...

If you plan on surviving the insanity of Far Cry 3, then check out this Survival Guide

If you plan on surviving the insanity of Far Cry 3, then check out this Survival Guide

Ubisoft have released the first in a series of Survival Guides for Far Cry 3. Narrated by Agent Huntley, an ex-CIA operative, the video takes you on an insider’s tour of the game, where you can discover the island’s history, meet its residents and attempt to survive its deadly traps and wildlife. Check it out below. Far Cry 3 releases on November 29 in EMEA (November 30th in the UK) and ...

Departing OnLive boss sends emotional letter to fans

Departing OnLive boss sends emotional letter to fans

The former boss of OnLive, Steve Perlman has sent fans of the service a hearlfelt letter explaining his decision to leave and calling on them to give the “new” OnLive a chance. Perlman, who many blame for the drama surrounding the cloud gaming service that eventually saw its assets being picked up by Lauder Partners, sent his message exclusively to fansite OnLiveFans.com, who also co...

One of the Black Ops 2 special editions is AN ACTUAL Care Package

One of the Black Ops 2 special editions is AN ACTUAL Care Package

It was only a matter of time really. But details of the Special Editions for Black Ops II have started surfacing. Check them out below, including pictures. Digital Deluxe Edition: Exclusive to PC for $79.99 Call of Duty: Black Ops II Nuketown Zombies Bonus Map Nuketown 2025 Bonus Map Weapon Camo 2 Player Card Backgrounds Official Call of Duty: Black Ops II Soundtrack Call of Duty: World at War...

Assassin’s Creed III – Naval Walkthrough Video (now with added commentary)

Assassin’s Creed III – Naval Walkthrough Video (now with added commentary)

Ubisoft have released the Naval Walkthrough video from Gamescom for Assassin’s Creed III. This time however, it now has added narration from Creative Director, Alex Hutchinson. Check it out after the short jump. Assassin’s Creed III, is due to arrive on October 31st 2012 for Xbox 360 and PS3. The game releases for PC on the 23rd of November 2012.

There is new DLC coming for Skyrim, and it is called Hearthfire

There is new DLC coming for Skyrim, and it is called Hearthfire

Hearthfire will be the 2nd official expansion for Skyrim. It will be launching on September 4th on the Xbox 360 for 400 MS Points. Official blurb and trailer follows: “Hearthfire allows you to purchase land and build your own home from the ground up – from a simple one-room cottage to a sprawling compound complete with armory, alchemy laboratory, and more. Choose your land, customize your ho...

Hawken to launch with Oculus Rift support later this year

Hawken to launch with Oculus Rift support later this year

Remember when we told you to pay attention to the Oculus Rift? We hope you did, because here’s yet another reason to keep this one on your radar. Hawken will be launching on December 12th with Oculus Rift support. The announcement was made on the Rift’s Kickstarter page, and you can check out the announcement video below. “With less than a week to go, we’re thrilled to share...