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Friday, August 01, 2014

XBox Atari Game Over The search for E.T. cartridges First HD trailer


This story is the stuff of legend. In 1982, Atari rushed the release (5 weeks) of the "E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial" video game, based on the Steven Spielberg film in time for Christmas. The game was a disaster and Atari was said to have buried the cartridges in a dump in the desert beside an atom bomb site.
Now that dump has been explored...

Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Phantoms Monthl-long 'Phantom Heist' event kicks off this weekend - PC giveaway


Announcing the Phantom Heist event for Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Phantoms that will take place throughout the month of August. The event kicks off with a Steam giveaway this weekend, the launch of a new web comic series on August 6 and Mad Loot weekends, where up to approximately £23,700 worth of in-game items will be distributed each weekend this August.

Join Your Best Friends in a Summer Adventure with LEGO Friends Game - iOS


Based on the popular LEGO Friends collection of building sets, the LEGO Friends App lets players create their own summer adventure in Heartlake City alongside LEGO Friends Olivia, Mia, Stephanie, Emma and Andrea. Players explore and expand the adventure by unlocking new levels of friendship in fully narrated interactive stories, eventually earning “True Friend” status. Players take on the role of Olivia’s cousin and enjoy the companionship of a customisable pet that helps solve puzzles as they explore the city, make new discoveries, and unlock themed mini-games.

Thursday, July 31, 2014

NHL 15 New Screenshots - PS4 XOne PS3 X360


NHL 15, the first title in a new generation of hockey videogames that boldly changes everything you know about the award winning franchise. Experience the hard hitting chaos and unpredictability of the sport as real-world physics are extended to all 12 players on the ice, as well as the puck itself. Look, move, play and think like a real hockey player with all new authentic player modelling and an evolved arsenal of tools, including the Superstar Skill Stick and Vision AI that allow for an unprecedented level of control and elevated player intelligence.

Tears to Tiara II: Heir of the Overlord game coming to Europe this November - PS3


Tears to Tiara II follows Hamilcar Barca, a young man eking his way through life indentured to the Divine Empire. But when the Empire burns an innocent girl at the stake, he unleashes a terrible secret—his unbridled rage and demonic might of the berserker.
With his newfound strength, and the insistence of a goddess, Hamilcar shoulders the burden of freeing his people from the tyranny of a corrupt Empire. On his journey to free himself and his enslaved people, he will fight alongside powerful allies, beasts, and even the gods themselves. However, he must control the demon within first, lest he himself turns the world to ash.

Front Page Sports Football game returns to PC



Football fever about to kick into full swing, and while you prepare to gorge yourself on the games and fantasy football, Cyanide is bringing back a blast from the past for you to enjoy this season: Front Page Sports Football! This classic American Football PC video game license from back in the 90’s is now being brought back to life as one of the most rich and detailed sport management games on PC.

FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn free trial begins today - PC


Starting today at 18:00 BST, players can try out the critically acclaimed FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn online adventure for free. The 14-day free trial program allows new players an opportunity to join over 2 million adventurers worldwide who have already begun their journey throughout the realm of Eorzea.

World of Tanks Strongholds Game Mode Update 9.2 The Tanks update screenshots - PC


Update 9.2 for World of Tanks is now available in North America. Players from Europe, Asia and Korea will be able to try out new content and features, including the introduction of the Strongholds game mode and a new map, Fire Arc, on July 31. By adding improvements on eight different maps and four reworked HD vehicle models in game, Update 9.2 continues Wargaming’s commitment to consistently refine the gaming experience throughout 2014.

World of Tanks Strongholds Game Mode Update 9.2 Map update screenshots - PC


Wargaming announce that Update 9.2 for World of Tanks is now available in North America. Players from Europe, Asia and Korea will be able to try out new content and features, including the introduction of the Strongholds game mode and a new map, Fire Arc, on July 31. By adding improvements on eight different maps and four reworked HD vehicle models in game, Update 9.2 continues Wargaming’s commitment to consistently refine the gaming experience throughout 2014.

Alien Creeps Tower Defense Game - iOS


Alien Creeps TD is a free-to-play tower defense title that features high-octane and fast-paced action with lots of powerful player interactions.