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July 30th, 2012

UK Charts: The Games are On!


The Olympic Games in London have started, and the result is that the UK Sales Charts suddenly are dominated by Sega’s Olympic videogames. Warner’s LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes drops to second place, making room for LONDON 2012: The Official Video Game at the top spot, while Mario & Sonic London 2012 Olympic Games […]


EA: The Future is FREE!


In a new interview, EA Interactive senior VP Nick Earl has said he believes that “freemium” is the future for gaming. Quite the bold statement, no? His words: “The future is not about one-time payments, the future is about freemium. A decent number of people convert to paying and they may not pay a lot […]


Square Enix unveils Gamescom lineup


NeoGAF has managed to get their hands a bit early on the press release from Square Enix regarding their lineup for Gamescom in Germany and of course they wanted to share it with the rest of the world ahead of time. Here’s what Square Enix will have on display at the show for PC and […]


Ubisoft's DRM broken and fixed again


Earlier today, news broke that Ubisoft’s Uplay DRM system contained a major security hole. Google information security engineer Tavis Ormandy installed a copy of Assassin’s Creed: Revelations on his PC and noticed Uplay installed a web browser plugin that – upon further investigation – turned out to theoretically make it possible for malicious websites to […]


Tekken Tag Tournament 2's extensive tutorial on display


NamcoBandai has released a trailer for Tekken Tag Tournament 2 that shows off the Fight Lab mode which in effect is actually a pretty darn cool and extensive tutorial that teaches you how to rake in combos. The system uses a customisable “Combot” which can be modified and take on abilities as well as attributes […]


EA dives deep with new NHL 13 trailer


EA Sports has had Producer Andy Agostini make a deep dive into their upcoming hockey game sequel, NHL 13, to show us all about how the new GM Connected feature will be forever changing the way we play NHL online. Click the play button below and check it out:


Criterion gives an insider walkthrough for new Most Wanted


Criterion and EA have released a new gameplay walkthrough video in which the devs lead us through the streets of Fairhaven, showing off plenty of racing and chases. Coming October 30th (US, November 1st of EU) on PC, PS3, X360 and Vita.


Sleeping Dogs shows off some action


United Front Games and Square Enix have released a gameplay trailer that shows off some of the gunplay in Sleeping Dogs. The video lasts just over a minute and covers stuff like the “hard-boiled gunplay”, the cover system, the destructible environments, the slow motion feature and high speed shootouts. Sleeping Dogs will be available August […]


First details arrive for BF3: Aftermath


DICE have released the first bits of information on the fourth expansion pack for Battlefield 3, Aftermath. Aftermath will have 4 new maps, new weapons, new vehicles, a new game mode and of course more achievements, dogtags and assignments. DICE described the DLC as follows: “set amongst the shattered districts, streets and surrounding villages of […]


Dead or Alive 5 shows off some Bunnies with Bikinis


I believe I heard someone from Team Ninja state some time ago that they wanted to be a bit more serious regarding the Dead or Alive franchise and let it be less about swinging boobs. If that’s indeed your goal, then for sure you’ll want to release a trailer showing off some pre-order goodness with […]