Activision has released a trailer for Black Ops 2’s ‘Uprising’ DLC which features a brand new multiplayer mode known as Mob of the Dead where four Hollywood actors find themselves stranded on Alcatraz Island inhabited by hordes of scary zombies. The DLC will release for XBLA first on April 16 and on a later date for PS3 and PC players. Meanwhile, check out those yellow-eyed zombies below:
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Capcom is planning to have 4 add-on packs with the release of Resident Evil: Revelations. As revealed by the Season Pass, which is one of three pre-order bonuses on Steam (in addition to an Artbook and Soundtrack for Resident Evil: Revelations as well as the Lost Planet: Extreme Conditions game thrown in for free), the game will sport 4 content pieces that “will be revealed and available shortly after the game’s release”.
A re-imagined and HD version of sci-fi platforming game Flashback will be brought back to the gaming world to celebrate the game’s 20th anniversary, only this time it has 3D model renders with protagonist Conrad B. Hart looking very much like Uncharted‘s Nathan Drake in a leather jacket. The classic game which was a big success in the 90s will be bringing back all characters and enemies from the first game with new improvements and possibly new characters, according to […]
Before last week, Adam Orth, Microsoft Studio’s (now former) creative director, was just one of countless individuals in the gaming industry. But over the weekend, he sparked a lot of controversy in back-and-forth conversations with followers on Twitter as Orth stood his ground on supporting ‘always on’ consoles.
Similar to Tomb Raider, post-apocalyptic FPS Metro: Last Light has its own video series about survival documenting the factions players will encounter during gameplay and how to deal with them. Players are advised to clear every corner before proceeding further into a map and listen to enemy conversations before taking action. Environmental changes such as storms will affect your gameplay and stealth approaches are definitely among your tactical options. The video also introduces new mutants such as freaky green dragon-like […]
Sounds like the next Xbox will drop numbers from its naming convention and just be called the ‘Xbox’. According to Eurogamer who has drawn information from multiple sources, Microsoft is scheduled to have an event this May 21 where they will unveil the next-generation Xbox.
They go on to mention that the next Xbox might be divided into two different models: a standalone machine that will cost $500 and a cheaper $300 model that is funded by subscription. The […]
Irrational Games has just released a set of 8 alternative covers for BioShock Infinite this morning. This allows you to print out an alternate cover of your choosing, which is awesome for (mostly console) gamers who bought BioShock Infinite with a physical box. For Steam gamers, well feel free to try to use them as digital wallpaper I guess.
Ubisoft has posted a brief video which takes a look at comic book artist Todd McFarlane and the way he goes about designing the poster art for the upcoming Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag. McFarlane explains that his inspiration for the poster came from an image of Michael Jordan, who stood with both arms stretched out to his sides, that he saw as a child. McFarlane incorporates this into the pirate-themed poster as he shows Edward Kenway, the assassin we […]
Metro: Last Light, the sequel to post-apocalyptic horror shooter Metro 2033, is a little over a month away and there’s good news for PC gamers… Metro: Last Light is out for pre-order on Steam. Pre-orders will include the Limited Edition of the game, which bundles the HUD-free Ranger Mode, special rifle and additional military grade bullets (bullets are the in-game currency used in the Metro games). Metro: Last Light Limited Edition also includes the digital comic […]
If you love video game concept art as much as I do, then it’ll be love at first sight for you when you see this. Concept artist Ben Lo has uploaded a bunch of lovely masterpieces for you to feast your eyes upon. The art captures what Columbia looked like in its early stage of development, including Columbia’s welcome station, a character called Rosie Rickford and Las Vegas-looking locations complete with casinos. Most of it shows the […]
TopWare’s website states that Raven Cry’s release date is on October 24 this year for PC, Xbox 360 and PS3. The third-person action-adventure game is set during the 17th-century Caribbean featuring historical pirates and offers role-playing elements such as a morality-based system and magic items. The pirate adventure will follow Christopher Raven, a young man on a journey to avenge his family’s death. The release date is real close to Assassin’s Creed 4 which will also be […]
Treyarch has announced new additional content for Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 called ‘Uprising’ which will feature four new multiplayer maps (Studio, Magma, Encore, Vertigo) and a new zombie mode (Mob of the Dead) where a quartet of real Hollywood actors (Ray Liotta, Chazz Palminteri, Joe Pantoliano, and Michael Madsen) fight off the undead on San Francisco’s notorious prison island, Alcatraz. A new gameplay element introduced in the upcoming DLC, also known as Purgatory, where players will have their […]