Portal 2 trailer

Portal 2 trailer

Dec 14, 2010

Want to see Portal 2’s rather adorable co-op droids being assembled and then deployed? Well that’s all that Valve have given us in their latest Portal 2 trailer. There really isn’t much more to decipher from this cryptic transmission, but it’s still injected with that Valve charm. Now then, can we please have some Episode 3 news?...

MP Keith Vaz links Counter-Strike to Swedish shooting

MP Keith Vaz links Counter-Strike to Swedish shooting

Nov 18, 2010

Labour MP Keith Vaz is at it again, with another very calm, collected and certainly not unreasonable jab at videogames being responsible for murder. This time Mr Vaz has claimed that Valve’s ever popular online first-person shooter Counter-Strike is “associated” with the recent shootings in Malmo, Sweden, which caused one death and up to 15 attempted...

‘Perils of Summer’ Steam sale offers big savings

‘Perils of Summer’ Steam sale offers big savings

Jun 25, 2010

In the spirit of summer and spending plenty of money, Steam has started what appears to be a completely mental sale, filled to the brim with savings on so many games, there is bound to be something you want. Deals include the THQ complete pack, which includes Dawn of War II with Chaos Rising, Metro 2033, every Red Faction and 14 other games for £26.49, and...

E3: Portal 2 Preview

Valve had more to talk about regarding Portal 2 than just press conferences revealing their own sudden acceptance of the Playstation 3 platform, oh, no! Behind closed doors, Valve was very, very willing to answer journalist questions about new tools, weapons and story in regards to their next potential masterpiece. Portal 2 takes place a couple of years after...

Cut The Scenes

Complaining about cutscenes feels like a futile pursuit for a couple of reasons. Partly because it feels oddly similar to banging a bit of bamboo against the stiff rigor mortis flesh of a deceased equine; partly because it must surely be a fruitless endeavour at this stage. Cutscenes are clearly here to stay and developers are making no secrets about the fact...