StarCraft 2: Heart of the Swarm teaser trailer

StarCraft 2: Heart of the Swarm teaser trailer

May 31, 2011

A brief teaser for StarCraft 2: Heart of the Swarm, the next campaign in the series that will focus on the swarm-like Zerg race, has emerged from its dark burrow and is now available online. The cinematic trailer shows a Terran force in pursuit of Zerg hottie Kerrigan, who, as usual, seems to be up to no good – not that we get to see any of her misdemeanours....

Gears of War 3: Beta Impressions

Gears of War 3:  Beta Impressions

May 30, 2011

16th May 2011 marked the end of the best few weeks to date for fans of the Gears of War franchise. Of course, I’m referring to the Gears of War 3 beta, which kicked off on 18th April for owners of the Bulletstorm Epic Edition, and on the 25th for those who reserved the game. The test period generated a considerable amount of buzz, with a reported 1.29...

L.A. Noire: review

L.A. Noire: review

May 27, 2011

Format: 360 (version reviewed), PS3 Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Rockstar Games Developer: Team Bondi Players: 1 Site: http://www.rockstargames.com/lanoire/ With the backing of Rockstar, Australian developer Team Bondi set out to make a different kind of game. Drawing from stylistic detective and gangster movies of yesteryear and boasting revolutionary...

L.A. Noire DLC news next week

L.A. Noire DLC news next week

May 26, 2011

Love it or hate it, L.A. Noire has been a runaway success. As with any big game nowadays – or so it seems – DLC had been announced/leaked before it even hit shelves. Now, there’s more news on L.A. Noire DLC! Um, sort of. Rockstar recently tweeted that people should expect news on the DLC to come next week. So… this is news about news about news...

Space Marine dev diary details combat

Space Marine dev diary details combat

May 25, 2011

THQ has released a new chainsword revving, ork exploding, plasma spewing trailer for its upcoming third-person shooter, Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine. As well as showing us plenty more of the gory stuff, we also get a bit more information about the combat system. It looks a lot more like Dynasty Warriors than Gears of War 3, with no chest high walls in sight...