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Wednesday, March 04, 2015

Warhammer: The End Times Vermintide sneak peak trailer - PC PS4 XOne

In Vermintide, the city of Ubersreik is under siege as players select from a band of five heroes with different play-styles and abilities, all equipped with unique gear and personalities. Working together cooperatively, players must use their individual attributes to survive an apocalyptic invasion from hordes of relentless, power hungry Skaven, across a range of environments stretching from the top of the Magnus Tower to the bowels of the Under Empire.

Warhammer: The End Times Vermintide
The footage shows one of the earlier missions in the game, where the heroes weave their way through the streets of Ubersreik in an attempt to reach the city garrison to warn them of the Skaven invasion.

Wolfenstein: The Old Blood game announce trailer - PC PS4 XOne

The year is 1946 and the Nazis are on the brink of winning World War II. In an effort to turn the tide in the Allies’ favour, B.J. Blazkowicz must embark on an epic, two-part mission deep within Bavaria.

Wolfenstein: The Old Blood
Part one of Wolfenstein: The Old Blood - Rudi Jäger and the Den of Wolves - pits BJ Blazkowicz against a maniacal prison warden as he breaks into Castle Wolfenstein in an attempt to steal the coordinates to General Deathshead’s compound.

El Presidente! Tropico 5 PS4 Release Date Confirmed For April

Our beloved leader El Presidente is finally joining the new generation: and he’s never looked this good on console before.

Add captionEl Presidente! Tropico 5
Prepare for a new era of Tropico, as Kalypso Media is thrilled to announce that Tropico 5 will be released on PlayStation 4 on the 24th of April across Europe and on the 28th in North America.

David Braben wins a gaming BAFTA

David Braben BAFTA winner
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts has today announced that pioneering game developer and computing advocate David Braben OBE will be presented with the Fellowship at the British Academy Games Awards ceremony at the Tobacco Dock, London, on Thursday 12 March.

Awarded annually, the Fellowship is the highest accolade bestowed by BAFTA in recognition of an outstanding and exceptional contribution to film, television or games.

Fellowships previously bestowed for groundbreaking work in games include Rockstar Games, Gabe Newell, Peter Molyneux, Shigeru Miyamoto and Will Wright.

As founder of Frontier Developments, David Braben's work in games began in 1982 when he co-authored the seminal Elite and since rose to become one of the most prominent British programmers in the world, whose portfolio of titles includes games based on the Wallace & Gromit franchise, Thrillville and Rollercoaster Tycoon. Braben is a trustee of the Raspberry Pi Foundation, a charity that promotes the study of basic computer science in schools and is responsible for developing the Raspberry Pi.

David Braben said: “I am absolutely delighted to be receiving a BAFTA Fellowship; it is an incredible honour. I have a truly great team behind me at Frontier, and without them I would not be receiving this, so the honour is effectively for all of us.”

Final Fantasy XV: Dungeon Step into the shadows gameplay video - PS4 XO

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LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham - The Squad Pack DLC - PC PS4 PS3 XOne X360

Tuesday, March 03, 2015

New mobile games from Warner Bros - Batman DC Comics Mortal Kombat LEGO Game of Thrones

The following are five new games under development with Warner Bros.’ wholly-owned development studios:

· Mortal Kombat X NetherRealm Studios

The game blends fighting and card collection for a whole new way to experience Mortal Kombat on mobile platforms. Featuring cinematic gameplay and visceral Fatalities, play as legendary and all-new fighters created for Mortal Kombat X. Players who also own a forthcoming console or PC version of the game will have the ability to unlock content in the mobile game and vice versa.

· Batman: Arkham Underworld Turbine

Rule Gotham City! Build your hideout, then recruit and train an army of henchmen to do your bidding. Command iconic super-villains from the Batman: Arkham universe, including the Riddler, Harley Quinn and Killer Croc, to become Gotham City’s next criminal kingpin. Sign up for beta at www.arkhamunderworld.com.

· LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham TT Games

The Caped Crusader joins forces with the super heroes of the DC Comics universe in this premium game and blasts off to outer space to stop the evil Brainiac from destroying Earth. Now the greatest super heroes and the most cunning villains must unite and stop Brainiac before it's too late.

· DC Comics Legends WB Games San Francisco

Gamers will grow their collection of legendary DC Comics super heroes and villains, customizing super teams with the right heroes for each encounter in this mobile RPG.

· Game of Thrones Turbine
(Game title to be revealed at a later time)

Mad Max – Pre-order Bonus and release date - PC PS4 XOne

New pre-order bonus details for Mad Max. All those who pre-order Mad Max will receive an additional Magnum Opus car body called “The Ripper,” which packs a powerful V8 engine, upgraded exhaust with custom off-road tires, a ramming grill and a tuned suspension so it can take on a variety of Wasteland surfaces. Also revealed today was box art for the game.

Mad Max is set to launch 4th September in the UK for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC and SteamOS.

LAND AIR SEA WARFARE New Release Announced for Android plus iOS PC Mac

Land Air Sea Warfare is releasing on Android March 11th 2015. This mega hit real time strategy game features over 100 types of units and a diverse array of game play options.

The game will be free with one in app purchase to unlock all content. Land Air Sea Warfare for iOS was chosen by Apple as GAME OF THE WEEK, only one game out of thousands released per week receives this coveted honor.

Bombshell - isometric action role-playing game - PC Console

From the creators and producers of Rise of the Triad, Duke Nukem and Max Payne comes Shelly “Bombshell” Harrison, bomb technician turned mercenary for hire. A fierce gunslinger with a personality as powerful as her mechanical arm, Shelly Harrison is set to blow her enemies away with skill and style.

Bombshell - new game screenshot
Shelly lost her arm and her squad after failing to disarm an otherworldly bomb in what became known as “The Washington Incident.” Held responsible for the explosion, Shelly was discharged from the Global Defence Force and later approached by a private military contractor with the promise of a second chance: an arm constructed from technological remnants found in the wake of the incident.