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Splinter Cell: Blacklist trailer shows off Sam Fisher’s abilities

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Ubisoft has just released a new trailer for their upcoming stealth adventure game Splinter Cell: Blacklist. The trailer highlights protagonist Sam Fisher’s abilities which compose of different ways he “stalks and strikes in silence”. Splinter Cell: Blacklist features the usual goodies from the stealth genre, with night vision goggles, silent takedowns and sneaking around the baddies. The trailer also shows off Sam in a Middle Eastern environment, inside a warehouse-like facility and some other locations.

Indie game Starbound available for pre-order

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The long awaited indie sandbox – Starbound, is now available for pre-order via the official website. The game, which shows huge similarities to the successful indie title Terraria, is expected to have a 2013 release.
Currently there are several tiers at which you can purchase the game – the lowest price being $15 (which includes: a copy of Starbound, a Steam key, a beta invite and the official soundtrack) and the highest going all the way up […]

Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 Mob of the Dead gets official trailer

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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:

4 add-on content packs revealed with Resident Evil: Revelations Season Pass

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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”.

Metro: Last Light introduces ‘Ranger Survival Guide’ video series

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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 […]

Poker Night at the Inventory available for pre-purchase

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The sequel to the 2010 release ‘Poker Night at the Inventory’ is now available to pre-order on Steam. Users who do this will receive a free copy of the original along with several Borderlands 2 and Team Fortress 2 items including: The Assassin Portal skin and The Dapper Disguise.
The game will be released on the 23rd of April and currently costs around $6. The title, developed and published by Telltale Games, will feature five characters including: Claptrap (Borderlands 2), […]

Tomb Raider (2013) for PC goes on sale for $34.99

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Tomb Raider is now on sale for the lowest price we’ve seen so far. Amazon has just slashed the price of the PC download (Steam) version of Tomb Raider down to $34.99; that’s a cool 30% off its original price and $10 cheaper than its console counterparts. We reviewed Tomb Raider and loved it for its great character development of Lara Croft, amazing graphics and cinematic singleplayer story which spanned over a dozen hours of gameplay.
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Resident Evil 6 update with playable L4D2 characters is out

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A new update for the recent PC release of Resident Evil 6 allows players to play as characters from the Left 4 Dead 2 cast – Coach, Nick, Ellis and Rochelle – in the new mode, The Mercenaries Unlimited No Mercy. The update will also incorporate special infected zombies from the zombie survival series. These zombies will attack players regardless whether they have picked a L4D2 or Resident Evil 6 character. The content, only available to PC users, will automatically be […]

The making of Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag poster art by Todd McFarlane

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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 appears for Steam pre-order, 10% discount for players with Metro 2033

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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 […]