XomB Announced; The Dead Walk
What better time to announce a zombie game then right after the release of Resident Evil 5. Well that is exactly what 3G Studios did today. XomB (pronounced as Zombie) will throw the player in the middle of feudal Asia, fighting against hordes of evil zombies and all sorts of nasties. Todd Imus from 3G’s Tahoe studio talked about the upcoming game and what players can expect…
Ninja Gaiden Sigma 2 coming to PS3
It appears that Tecmo are returning to the Sigma well with news appearing today that Ninja Gaiden 2 will be getting the “re-imagining” treatment akin to its predecessor.
Itagaki-san may be no longer with the company (not that he’d touch a PS3 version) but it does raise some interesting questions about the content of the game.
Considering Microsoft published the sequel on the 360, just how much of Ninja Gaiden Sigma 2 will be a port of the original and how much will be a total remake?
ORiGO Teaser Site Launched
dataflyLast week we brought you three images of what we assume is an upcoming game from ORiGO Games. Well, the official teaser site for Data-Fly is up and running with a countdown timer that is set to end in about 18 days. That would put the date on Saturday, April 4th, long after the much anticipated Game Developer’s Conference.
The Beatles: Rock Band to feature unheard tracks
This September, Rock Band is getting a Beatles remix with many people, either fans of the famous 60s band or of Rock Band itself, really anticipating the game.
However, we haven’t heard much about the title since our “Live from the Apple Corps” article back in October.
Until now that is.
LittleBigPlanet sequel teased by Media Molecule
The LittleBigPlanet adventure shows no sign of stopping anytime soon.
Following on from the successful user-generated content platform created for for the PS3, and the PSP iteration coming out later this year, co-founder of Media Molecule Alex Evans has been teasing about the future of the franchise in a recent interview.
Alpha Protocol – Trailer – Your Weapon Is Choice
Thanks to a tip from the guys over at SEGA, we’ve got some new footage of Obsidian Entertainment’s “Alpha Protocol” to share.
Espionage, spies, martial arts. It’s all here for your perusal.
Let us know what you think about the game in the comments section.
CryENGINE 3 coming to PS3
Crytek have announced their new engine CryENGINE 3 and it’s coming to the PS3.
Scheduled to make its debut at the GDC in San Francisco this month, how will the German company’s new super engine impact the FPS genre in the console domain?
Is Killzone 2′s reign as King of the Console FPS to be short-lived?
Burnout Paradise to get some 3D juice?
At CES, Sony were demonstrating the power of 3D and showing off its potential. One of the demos that they showed off was a 3D edition of popular racing game, Gran Turismo 5: Prologue.
In a recent episode of Qore, it was a different game that was getting some 3D treatment…
Killzone 2 ads scare Canadians; pulled
Sony responds to complaints in Canada and pulls 300 advertisements that were apparently freaking the local population out.
Considering we’re seeing Red Eyes in our sleep, we can kind of sympathise.
Lord of the Rings licence reverts to Warner Bros.
Variety reports that EA’s licence to publish Lord of the Rings games expired at the end of 2008 with the rights now reverting back to parent company Warner Bros.
Does this explain the shortcomings of Conquest that now appears to have been literally rushed out before the licence expired?
And what does this mean for future games?
Twitter Weekly Digest for 2009-03-15
Here is our first weekly Twitter feed digest, full of links to people you should follow and random musings from the various members of the PS3 Attitude Twitter Team.
Free Realms Not So Free After all
Price and content details of what’s on offer in the non-Free aspects of SOE’s Free Realms has come to light via Massive.
Click through to learn just what $4.99 a month buys you these days in the MMO market.
Next Watchmen chapter to add sex, little else
The Watchmen are coming back and this time they’re bringing strippers. Check what Deadline Games has planned for the second chapter in the series.
Unfortunately, any dreams of our very own Silk Spectre to play with appears to have been dashed.
SEGA on a roll; new Bayonetta screenshots emerge
SEGA’s successes go from strength to strength. Next up is eagerly anticipated “Devil May Cry In A Dress” Bayonetta from DMC auteur Hideki Kamiya.
SEGA have shared some new screenshots with us so we’re now sharing them with you.
Wheelman goes gold
Midway and Ubisoft today announced that Wheelman has gone gold. The game is due out in Europe on March 27th, or 3 days earlier on March 24th in North America.
Wheelman is an action and adventure open-world game centred in Barcelona. The game is based around an undercover agent and skilled driver who jumps into the criminal underworld to gain intelligence on a heist.
Ex-Guerrilla talks narrative with Gamezine
Our good friends over at Gamezine have a mammoth interview coming up next week with ex-Guerrilla Games employee and Killzone 2 screenwriter Iain Howe.
In preparation for the full article, Gamezine have released a teaser today for your delectation.