In Pictures: E3 2013 Show Floor
In Pictures: E3 2013 Show Floor

The E3 show floor was a marvel of tech, filled with bright lights, loud music and the majestic smell of body odour (you gotta love geeks, right?).  We’ve tried to capture as much of the floor as... Continue Reading »

Far Cry 3 co-op detailed
Far Cry 3 co-op detailed

Single-player has been getting a lot of attention recently for Far Cry 3, but now it’s time to bring co-op into the light, with this E3 co-op demo. Luckily the footage is narrated, so you don’t... Continue Reading »

Gears of War: Judgment trailer slips through.
Gears of War: Judgment trailer slips through.

E3 2012 saw a fair number of announcements and trailers, including the highly anticipated Gears of War: Judgment from Microsoft and Epic Games. I’m not sure how this may have slipped through our... Continue Reading »

SmartGlass SDK released for developers
SmartGlass SDK released for developers

Microsoft has released an SDK for SmartGlass, which is available for anyone who’s part of the Microsoft Game Developers Network. The SDK includes a SmartGlass JavaScript library, sample application... Continue Reading »

Halo 4 extended E3 trailer airing tonight
Halo 4 extended E3 trailer airing tonight

Microsoft and 343 Industries seem to be continuing the hype leading up to this Autumn’s release of Halo 4 by releasing an extended cut of their E3 trailer. They released the news on their PR Twitter... Continue Reading »

Transformers: Fall of Cybertron E3 gameplay videos hit the web
Transformers: Fall of Cybertron E3 gameplay videos hit the web

High Moon Studios’ eagerly anticipated next chapter in the Transformers franchise, Fall of Cybertron, earned itself some plaudits at E3 2012, with Transformers fan site Tformers.com compiling this... Continue Reading »

Watch Dogs confirmed for consoles
Watch Dogs confirmed for consoles

Watch Dogs made quite an impression at this years E3, with impressive graphics that lead some to believe that the game won’t be released until the next generation of consoles. However, a tweet from... Continue Reading »

New Bandfuse: Rock Legends details revealed
New Bandfuse: Rock Legends details revealed

Realta Entertainment’s E3 showcase of Bandfuse: Rock Legends has unveiled two new additions to the game’s rock roster. Former Ozzy Osbourne guitarist and rock legend Zakk Wylde, as well as Heart... Continue Reading »

Angry Birds speeding towards consoles?
Angry Birds speeding towards consoles?

Angry Birds has conquered pretty much every mobile market, and they’ve done it more than once, with their Rio spin-off and space version. They’re not content with that however, as they are now... Continue Reading »

Square Enix showcase new Luminous Studio game engine
Square Enix showcase new Luminous Studio game engine

Square Enix’s titles have always been impressive visually - let’s face it, who wasn’t blown away by the FFVII’s CGI cut-scenes – but their new Luminous Studio game engine... Continue Reading »

Unreal Engine 4 makes public debut
Unreal Engine 4 makes public debut

Spike TV were eager to show us Epic’s Unreal Engine 4 last night, so they aired a cinematic trailer and a development walkthrough with senior technical artist Alan Willard. You can view both videos... Continue Reading »

Zen Studios kicking up a CastleStorm on XBLA
Zen Studios kicking up a CastleStorm on XBLA

Think of a madcap, medieval cross between Worms & Angry Birds with a little Age of Empires thrown in. Hey presto, you’ve just thought of Zen Studios forthcoming Xbox Live Arcade 2012 release,... Continue Reading »

Kung Fu Factory aims to pack a punch with Bellator: MMA Onslaught
Kung Fu Factory aims to pack a punch with Bellator: MMA Onslaught

Martial arts specialists Kung Fu Factory, with 345 Games are to release Bellator: MMA Onslaught to Xbox Live Arcade, made in conjunction with Spike TV to follow its UFC-style series of the same name. Go... Continue Reading »

Humble Hearts set to release Dust: An Elysian Tail on XBLA summer 2012
Humble Hearts set to release Dust: An Elysian Tail on XBLA summer 2012

Back in September 2009, Microsoft announced the winner of it’s Dream.Build.Play competition and it turns out that Dean Dodrill of Humble Hearts won the XBLA contract with Dust: An Elysian Tail. Now,... Continue Reading »

Microsoft – “More than two years left” for the Xbox 360
Microsoft – “More than two years left” for the Xbox 360

E32012 is almost over and we didn’t see a new console from Microsoft, but then again we didn’t really expect to see one anyway. On that note Microsoft has reiterated that they believe the Xbox... Continue Reading »

Enigma Software Productions swatting Alien Spidy on XBLA
Enigma Software Productions swatting Alien Spidy on XBLA

Enigma Software Productions and Kalypso Media are to release Alien Spidy to Xbox Live Arcade this summer. The side scrolling platformerh has you play as our hero, Spidy – an alien spider-like creature... Continue Reading »

Kinect title Ryse still in the works
Kinect title Ryse still in the works

First-person combat title Ryse is still in the works, corporate VP of Microsoft Studios, Phil Spencer has confirmed. Originally announced at last year’s E3 event, Crytek’s game has gone under... Continue Reading »

Majesco revive Double Dragon franchise for XBLA
Majesco revive Double Dragon franchise for XBLA

Continuing in the nostalgic theme that seems to be gripping the developer’s world lately, Majesco Entertainment are bringing Double Dragon Neon to Xbox Live Arcade this summer. In what looks to... Continue Reading »

Bandai Namco beam up Star Trek trailer
Bandai Namco beam up Star Trek trailer

Bandai Namco Games and Digital Extremes have unleashed a new gameplay trailer for the movie tie-in title of J.J.Abrams’ Star Trek film reboot. Scheduled to beam in during the first quarter of 2013,... Continue Reading »

VBlank Entertainment go on a Retro City Rampage
VBlank Entertainment go on a Retro City Rampage

Coming soon to XBLA is a curious mix of the old 8-bit classic APB and the early Grand Theft Auto titled Retro City Rampage. Graphically, this is basic to the extreme, but what it lacks in visuals it should... Continue Reading »