Daily games blog

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Teaser info for new game - Tango Fiesta


Originally conceived at last year’s EGX Rezzed gamejam, Tango Fiesta from Spilt Milk Studios will be playable on the show floor! Star in your own ‘80s action movie in this 4-player co-operative shooter where the wacky, frenetic, comical, over-the-top, explosive, cheese-fuelled action of your favourite 80’s action movies becomes reality. Follow in the footsteps of an unnamed hero as you and three friends shoot, blast, brawl, dodge roll, upgrade, unlock and smash your way through the true stories behind all your favourite 80’s action classics in this endless and endlessly entertaining arcade action rogue-lite.

Teaser info for new game - Dream


Dream the ethereal dream world of this charming exploration game. Discover unique interactive worlds filled with puzzles, secrets and horrors, to find meaning in Howard’s directionless waking life. An original game by HyperSloth, experience a world where the very nature of your reality must be unravelled. The paths you choose affect which dreams you encounter and how the finale plays out.


Monday, September 15, 2014

Special Gameplay Mode for Me, Kaos, in Skylanders Trap Team


Attention, foolish human fools! Activision is officially announcing an all new diabolical gameplay mode in honor of me, Emperor Kaos, the most infamously evil villain in all of Skylands! In my glorious “Kaos Doom Challenge,” sniveling Portal Masters like you can feebly battle through increasingly difficult waves of my personal minions using your ridiculous army of Skylanders.


Virtual-reality racing game, Motorsport Revolution on PC


The Steam release of Motorsport Revolution adds to Steams' growing VR library, which already offers popular virtual reality enabled titles such as Team Fortress 2 and Half Life 2. The beta which will be available on Wednesday, September 17 is playable in Steam VR mode with the newly released DK2 Oculus Rift Development headset, which can be obtained through the Oculus VR website . The game can also be played in a standard view version of the game for players without the virtual reality headset.

Saturday, September 13, 2014

Game Tips: Earning Your Wings at San Andreas Flight School in Grand Theft Auto V


San Andreas Flight School. This is where the best pilots in Los Santos earn their wings under the expert tutelage of J.T. Boyd. If you want to get gold medals on all 10 challenges you're going to need skill, bravery and the ability to ignore death statistics. To help you on your way, we've compiled our tips for success. Good luck, pilot!


Shadows: Heretic Kingdoms – New character, crafting and release date - PC


Shadows: Heretic Kingdoms will be released on 13th November 2014 for PC. All early access players can also enjoy new features today thanks to a major content update.

The update brings a new playable character to the world of Shadows: Heretic Kingdoms: Evia, the Daughter of Fire. Evia is the last of the three primary main characters. She is the princess of a long-extinct kingdom and an extraordinarily mighty mage with the power to control the elements, which she uses as a weapon to destroy her enemies.


Tropico Dictator Pack: Revisit The Exploits of El Presidente - PC


Return to the island of Tropico and revisit each entry in the genre-defining series, as Tropico Dictator Pack is out today in the UK via retail. Tropico Dictator Pack combines Tropico 1, 2, 3 & 4 with each one of their major expansion packs. Observe Tropican history and see where it all began in 2001’s Tropico, reign as a pirate king in Tropico 2: Pirate Cove and then rule and build El Presidente’s empire in Tropico 3 and Tropico 4. Face natural disasters in the expansion Paradise Island, add creative new ways to maintain your rule in Absolute Power and then bring Tropico into the present day in Modern Times.



Tropico Dictator Pack is out today in stores for PC in the UK.

A tiny island located in the middle of the Caribbean reigns defiant against pirate attacks, global superpowers, the financial crisis and the threat of a nuclear war. Do you have what it takes to rule the island as ‘El Presidente’ or as the formidable pirate captain feared by all? Your people and nation need you! Lead them into a bright future and get elected as statesman or reign as a ruthless dictator. Secure a piece of Tropican history for yourself with this impressive games compendium.

Tropico 5 Mac/Linux Release Date Announced - PC Mac Linux


Loyal citizens and lovers of Tropico! The Tropican Department of Information has an important message from your beloved ruler El Presidente - Tropico 5 will be released for Mac & Linux on the 19th of September via Steam and the Mac App Store. In just a few weeks, Mac/Linux players can also visit the island paradise of Tropico, where the people don’t even have to think for themselves and the burden of voting is kindly relieved by the government. Get yourself a job in Tropico’s booming llama industry, admire quaint historical landmarks such as the Cold War era military base and relax on the beach with Tropico’s own take on the Manhattan – which contains absolutely no alcohol. The Mac/Linux version of Tropico 5 includes cross-platform multiplayer via SteamPlay, Full Controller and Big Picture Mode support. Plus, if you’ve already bought Tropico 5 for PC, then you can download the Mac/Linux edition for absolutely free via Steam cross-buy!



FIFA 15 new ad Campaign Featuring Lionel Messi Plunges Players into the Action on the Pitch - Wii PS3 XOne PS4 PC PSV X360 3DS

Football is the world’s greatest drama and EA SPORTS FIFA 15 will put fans center stage. So close to the real thing, FIFA 15 takes fans on a dramatic ride - immersing them in the game so they feel and experience everything that happens on the pitch.

Launching today, the ‘Feel The Game’ campaign celebrates the arrival of FIFA 15 and depicts how players are now so close to the action they can literally feel the emotion of every tackle, save, and goal. Created by Wieden+Kennedy Amsterdam, the global campaign kicks off with an epic 2:15 film that puts FIFA 15 fans at the heart of the action.


Tears to Tiara II - Heir of the Overlord gameplay trailer plus 3 new characters - PS3



Saul
The borderlands platoon leader who protects the Rhenus River fortress near the western border of the Empire. He has worked his way up from an ordinary civilian and accrued plenty of battle experiences. His platoon also places a lot of trust in him.

In order to protect the peace in the frontier, Saul does not skip a day in patrolling the border. He originally hails from Lusitania, located in the western regions of the Empire, but has battled in the eastern frontier when he was young.

Due to his extended stay in the frontier, Saul's crude use of language stands out, but his overwhelming might is feared even by the tribes.