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The End – A Goodbye from Joseph

by Joseph Murphy - on Jun 4th 2014 - No Comments

So this is where the journey ends. Wow. How far we’ve come. Writing a post like this is something I guess I never thought I would have to face, but here we are. How on earth do I articulate and compress almost five years of my life into a single post? As Shane did, let me cast my mind back a little to the start of things if I may....

The End – A Goodbye from Shane

by Shane Willoughby - on Jun 4th 2014 - No Comments

Friends,                 I cannot begin to tell you just how proud I am of TGL. TGL is my hero. When I think back to how and why it started, there is no way that I could have possibly envisaged just how far it would go. It was never supposed to be anything other than what Joe and I wanted it to be, and it became readily...

Goodbye from Retroplayer

by Retroplayer - on Jun 3rd 2014 - No Comments
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Retroplayer here. I know, long time no see! Well, this is a post I never thought I’d make, but here we are. On the June 4th 2014, The Gaming Liberty will close its doors. However, while last time this only happened for a few months, this time it is final. Trust me I wouldn’t have seen this coming either if I was a reader,...

PS4 Firmware 1.71 now available to download

by Shane Willoughby - on Jun 3rd 2014 - No Comments

Firmware 1.71 is now available to download for PS4. It seems like something of a straight forward one. The update comes with a single patch note that reads, “System software stability during use of some features has been improved.” As it is, the firmware isn’t available everywhere but is gradually being rolled out across regions. ...

Spec Ops: The Line developer Yager Development will reveal new IP at E3

by Shane Willoughby - on Jun 2nd 2014 - No Comments

Yager Development, the studio behind the very awesome Spec Ops: The Line, will reveal a new IP at E3. The studio announced the new on Twitter earlier. The new game willl be published by Grey Box. Yager are rumoured to be working on a couple of titles, including a free-to-play game. Next week will reveal all. Thanks to CVG. ...

It’s true. Naughty Dog confirm that they are working on a new unnannounced project

by Shane Willoughby - on Jun 2nd 2014 - No Comments

Naughty Dog are working on something new that we don’t know about, as confirmed in a new interview with Game Informer. The interview is a great read, and tackles everything from what the studio is doing now, right down to the internet fallout from the departure of so many Naughty Dogs in the last few months. In the Game Informer...

Santa Monica Studio tease new God of War announcement at E3 next week

by Shane Willoughby - on Jun 2nd 2014 - No Comments

Santa Monica Studios could well be readying a new God of War announcement at E3 next week. A tweet from the studio, referencing the “gods” and the 4.3 earthquake that shook the Westwood area outside of L.A at the weekend, suggests that something God of War related may well be happening next week. The Tweet reads as follows, “The...

Forza Horizon 2 announced for Xbox One and Xbox 360

by Shane Willoughby - on Jun 2nd 2014 - No Comments

Forza Horizon 2 is official, and will launch on Xbox 360 and Xbox One later this year. Turn10 and Playground Games will once again be responsible for development. In a chat with with IGN, creative director Ralph Fulton said “[Turn 10 and Playground] share this belief that we can create a true home for racing fans on Xbox One.” Forza...

Homefront: The Revolution hitting Xbox One, PS4 and PC in 2015, new trailer shows it off

by Joseph Murphy - on Jun 2nd 2014 - No Comments

Crytek has lifted the lid on Homefront: The Revolution. Details of the game, as well as general rumours, have been spreading for quite some time but now there’s a glimpse into what you can expect from Crytek’s Homefront: The Revolution. Co-published between Crytek and Deep Silver, Homefront: The Revolution features an open-world...

Mortal Kombat X officially announced, debut trailer released

by Joseph Murphy - on Jun 2nd 2014 - No Comments

NetherRealm Studios has formally revealed Mortal Kombat X. While it’s currently unknown what platforms the game will release on, it has been confirmed the game will ship during the 2015 window. The debut trailer for the game doesn’t show any gameplay, but does in fact come with a description which cites Mortal Kombat X “combines...

Rise of Nations: Extended Edition confirmed, releases next month on Steam

by Joseph Murphy - on May 31st 2014 - No Comments

Microsoft has revealed they have acquired the rights to the Rise of Nations franchise, and that an extended edition of Rise of Nations will release next month. The extended edition will contain the Rise of Nations base game, as well as the Rise of Nations: Thrones and Patriots expansion and set you back €19.99 generally, but the formal...

First Project Beast footage surfaces. Looks more and more like Demon’s Souls successor

by Shane Willoughby - on May 30th 2014 - No Comments

Sony’s oft rumoured PS4 exclusive “Project Beast” now has gameplay footage. Though the footage is short, it’s very sweet, and leans to the idea that the game could be a successor to Demon’s Souls. Images of the game surfaced online only a month ago, but it had been rumoured for some time before that. Check...

2K Marin to develop future BioShock titles. Take-Two dedicated to franchise

by Shane Willoughby - on May 30th 2014 - No Comments

Publisher Take-Two has reiterated its dedication to the greater BioShock IP, indicating that any futures titles developed in the series will come courtesy of developer 2K Marin. Speaking at the Cowen and Company analyst conference, Take-Two CEO Strauss Zelnick spoke of how the firm regards BioShock as an important IP and that plans for...

Nintendo “preparing” Youtube affiliate program for gamers, details coming in the future

by Joseph Murphy - on May 29th 2014 - No Comments

Nintendo has confirmed they are “preparing” a Youtube affiliate program for gamers. The official affiliate program, which is currently being developed, will see revenue split generated from these videos split between Google, Nintendo and the creators of said content: “Nintendo has been permitting the use of Nintendo copyrighted...

New Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel trailer takes some inspiration from Breaking Bad

by Shane Willoughby - on May 28th 2014 - No Comments

A new Handsome Jack narrated Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel trailer has been released and it take more than a huge slice of inspiration from TV sensation Breaking Bad. The trailer, emulates that of the teaser trailer of the final episodes of the hit AMC show. We’ve posted the original Breaking Bad teaser and the new Borderlands short...