Ubisoft announced today that Far Cry Classic, will be available in North America for download on XBLA for Xbox 360 and on the PSN for PlayStation 3 on February 11, 2014 for $9.99. …continue reading » Far Cry Classic coming to XBLA and PSN on February 11th
Genre: Action, Adventure
Developer: The Farm 51
Publisher: Nordic Games
Release Date: Nov 15, 2013
Available Platforms: Windows, Xbox 360
Reviewed Platforms: Windows
Stop me if you’ve heard this before, you play as a plucky anti-hero whose family contains a long line of explorers, and you reluctantly and begrudgingly join up in this expedition for the cause of money, and pretty woman.
CONTRAST, the platform/puzzler developed by Compulsion Games for PC, the PlayStation Store and Xbox LIVE Arcade, is set to emerge from the shadows on 15 November 2013. To celebrate, four new screenshots have been released of Dawn and Didi interacting with the stunning, 1920s film noir-inspired world. …continue reading » Contrast releases on November 15th, new screenshots
Genre: Action, Indie, Platformer
Developer: Mighty Rocket Studio
Publisher: Focus Home Interactive
Release Date: Nov 05, 2013
Available Platforms: Windows, Xbox 360, Playstation 3
Reviewed Platforms: Windows, Playstation 3
Originally given the confusing title of ‘Obscure’, as the developers who eventually formed Mighty Rocket Studio, have already made a game called Obscure. The game itself isn’t obscure, and is a clear and focused game that is well worth your time and money.
Kalypso Media Digital is thrilled to announce that Blood Knights, the medieval, vampire-themed hack ‘n’ slash will make its debut on November 1 for Xbox LIVE® Arcade for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft priced at $14.99USD/£11.99/€14.90. Other formats will follow on November 13.
Set in a medieval fantasy world, Blood Knights will feature quick, deadly combat, smart team-work and ferocious cooperative monster slaying. To get you in the vampire-slaying mood, Kalypso has released a new trailer to give you a blood-soaked taste of Blood Knights’ epic combat and the rich environments located in the game.
Blood Knights is a hack ‘n slash action – RPG, where the age-old war between humans and vampires is out-of-control and threatens to plunge the world into the abyss. The game combines spectacular combat with RPG elements in single-player or co-op mode. Blood Knights is developed by Deck 13 interactive, who have made a name for themselves with such titles as ‘Venetica’, ‘Jack Keane’ and ‘Ankh’. Set in a mystical version of the Middle Ages, Blood Knights is an exciting story about the Knights Templar and a legendary Vampire Hunter who finds himself bound by blood to the powerful vampire Alysa during a daring mission. The two must work together to break the blood spell and defeat the hordes of evil creatures who stand between them and their goal.
Features of Blood Knights
- Utilize close and ranged weapons to slay monstrous foes and enhance your abilities with XP gained through fast and furious combat
- Quickly swap between two playable characters with differing skillsets
- Suck the blood of your enemies in order to power up and unleash devastating vampire powers
- Ride solo, or take on the horde with a friend in thrilling Co-op
- Interact with the environment using your attract and repel skills
- Multiple choice dialogues will affect and alter the world around you
- Classic Vampire story narrated with atmospheric cut-scenes
- Equip yourself with 160 available weapons and 40 different armor elements
Today, Ubisoft announced that Assassin’s Creed Liberation HD, the striking chapter in the pre–American Revolution Assassin’s Creed saga, will arrive for the first time as a digital title on PlayStation Network on January 14, 2014, on Windows PC on January 15, 2014, and on Xbox Live online entertainment network from Microsoft in early 2014.
As Aveline, the first playable female Assassin in the Assassin’s Creed saga, you must use your skill, instinct and weaponry – including a machete, poison-dart blowpipe, a whip and duelling pistols – to hunt down and eliminate your enemies as you embark on an unforgettable journey that will take you from the crowded streets of New Orleans, through voodoo-haunted swamps and ancient Mayan ruins.
Completely remastered and featuring unique gameplay mechanics and an immersive Assassin’s Creed storyline delivered in stunning high definition, Assassin’s Creed Liberation HD is priced at only $19.99.
In addition, for a limited time only, players who purchase or who have already purchased the Assassin’s Creed® IV Black Flag™ Season Pass for PlayStation 3 computer entertainment system or for the Xbox 360 games and entertainment system from Microsoft will receive $5 off their purchase of Assassin’s Creed Liberation HD.
CONTRAST, the multi-award winning puzzle/platform game for PC, PlayStation Store and Xbox LIVE Arcade developed by Compulsion Games, today captivates us with its music through a new video, featuring the sublime voice of Laura Ellis.
Delivering a captivating ambiance of the brilliance of film noir mixed with the tease of burlesque and infusing a sultry jazz soundtrack, CONTRAST enthrals with every plot twist. A unique game mechanic allows players to shift in and out of the shadow dimension playing light against dark as you make your way through a mysterious adventure. Today’s trailer reveals one of the tracks from the original soundtrack of the game, House on Fire performed by the talented jazz singer Laura Ellis. The lyrics were written by Compulsion Games and the music was composed by the talented audio team from WaveGeneration Audio, all originally scored for CONTRAST.
CONTRAST will be available mid-November, and will be available in two packages: the standard digital edition, and a Collector’s Edition which includes the Original Soundtrack of CONTRAST as well as the CONTRAST “Programme”, a 52-page art book containing the art commented throughout by the development team.
Starting today, PC players can pre-order CONTRAST on Steam and will receive a 25% discount on the Collector’s Edition. They will receive immediately the Original Soundtrack and the 52-page art book commented by Compulsion.