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Batman 3: Beyond Gotham announced ahead of E3

by Shane Willoughby - on May 27th 2014 - No Comments

Warner Bros, TT Games and The LEGO Group has announced LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gothamfor Xbox One, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Vita, Wii U, PC and 3DS. “Building on the incredibly successful LEGO Batman franchise, we are working to make LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham the ultimate super hero videogame this year for all ages,”...

Nintendo “preparing” for next console, “a single title” could change fate of Wii U

by Joseph Murphy - on May 15th 2014 - No Comments

Nintendo has revealed they are working on their next video game console and that the firm has “a clear idea to some extent about the direction our next hardware is going to take.” The news comes thanks to a Q&A session held during Nintendo’s annual financial results briefing in which Nintendo’s president Satoru...

Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty priced. Release date to be announced before E3

by Shane Willoughby - on Apr 25th 2014 - No Comments

Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty still does not have a release date, but it has a price. The reworking of the original Abe’s Oddysee will set you back all of €24.99 for PC, Linux, Wii U, PS3, PS4 and Vita. PlayStation versions will allow for Cross Save and Cross Buy. We are promised that a launch date, to go with that price, will...

New Watch Dogs video unboxes Limited Edition retail version

by Shane Willoughby - on Apr 25th 2014 - No Comments

Ubisoft has released an unboxing video of Watch Dog’s Limited Edition PS4 retail version. The Limited Edition as seen in the video below includes as follows: - Retail copy of Watch Dogs - Collectable steel book game case and official Watch Dogs soundtrack - Aiden’s iconic vigilante mask with the symbol for interconnectivity emblazed...

Mario and Luigi Mario Kart 8 Premium Wii U Bundles available May 30th

by Shane Willoughby - on Apr 24th 2014 - No Comments

Nintendo will release a couple of very special Mario Kart 8 Premium Wii U Bundle come May 30th. Red Mario and Green Luigi bundles will be available from launch day and will not only include a copy of the game and a console but a Wii U Mario/Luigi red/green wheel, Mario/Luigi Wii U gamepad protector, Mario/Luigi hat, a Mario/Luigi Wii...

Watch Dogs Wii U will not release before Autumn of this year

by Shane Willoughby - on Apr 12th 2014 - No Comments

Watch Dogs finally releases next month on Xbox One, 360, PC, PS4 and PS3. Ubisoft has now confirmed however that the Wii U Edition won’t ship until Autumn of this year. That means Wii U owners have a good five or six months to wait before they can get in on all the hacking action. The extended delay is a matter of “logistics”...

New Child of Light developer diary discusses sound and artistic effects

by Joseph Murphy - on Apr 11th 2014 - No Comments

Ubisoft has released the second dev diary for Child of Light. The first focused on the art of the game, as well as the story, while this one goes into the preparation and execution of music and sound effects.  Speaking to Coeur de Pirate, who composed the soundtrack, the video also speaks to some of the team as they reveal the emotion behind...

Canned Darth Maul Star Wars third-person game footage surfaces

by Shane Willoughby - on Apr 9th 2014 - No Comments

It would appear that Darth Maul was to get his very own Star Wars game for PS3, 360, Wii U and PC. The game was in development at Red Fly Studios, the folks responsible for The Force Unleashed 2 for Wii. The game started development some time in 2010 and development was shuttered within a year. Apparently Mr Star Wars himself George...

New Child of Light developer diary talks story, art direction and more

by Joseph Murphy - on Mar 19th 2014 - No Comments

Ubisoft has released the first Child of Light developer diary. The game is powered by Ubisoft’s Ubi-Art engine which essentially allows the developer to drop and use the team’s concept art assets within hours of completion. The video itself explains the detail and inspiration behind the stunning visuals, as well as the inspiration...

One Piece Unlimited: World Red confirmed for European release this year

by Shane Willoughby - on Mar 12th 2014 - No Comments

Namco-Bandai will release One Piece Unlimited: World Red in World, North America and Australia later this year. Unlimited: World Red will release on PS3, PS Vita, 3DS and Wii U at an unspecific date later in the year. The game had been tipped for a Western release for some time and it took N-B until today to make it official. Check out...

Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate Deluxe Edition coming to PC, PS3, Xbox 360 and Wii U

by Shane Willoughby - on Feb 20th 2014 - No Comments

Warner Bros has revealed that they will be bringing previously PlayStation Vita and 3DS only Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate to both PC and consoles, dubbing it the “Deluxe Edition”. This version of the Armature Studio-developed spin-off includes the same story and gameplay as the original, now with high definition graphics,...

Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark formally announced, debut trailer released

by Joseph Murphy - on Feb 17th 2014 - No Comments

Activision has formally revealed Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark. The game will complement the latest Transformers film which releases this June and sees players jumps between worlds and factions as they hunt “for an ancient relic as powerful as the Matrix of Leadership – the Dark Spark.” According to details, players...

Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark for Xbox One and PS4 appears (then disappears) from Amazon

by Shane Willoughby - on Feb 14th 2014 - No Comments

A listing for Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark appeared ever so briefly on Amazon today, suggesting that the robots in disguise have something planned by way of a new game release later this year. Given that a new feature film is in the works, this doesn’t surprise. Nintendo Life spotted the reference, with Amazon’s...

GBA games heading to Wii U Virtual Console, first titles expected this April

by Joseph Murphy - on Feb 14th 2014 - No Comments

Nintendo has confirmed they will be enabling GBA titles for the Wii U Virtual Console this April. Revealing the news via the latest Nintendo Direct, Satoru Iwata confirmed the first batch of titles, expected in April, will consist of Yoshi’s Island: Super Mario Advance 3, Metroid Fusion and Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga. If...

Watch Dogs Wii U faces yet another delay, Ubisoft releases statement

by Joseph Murphy - on Feb 11th 2014 - No Comments

Ubisoft has confirmed that Watch Dogs for the Wii U will face yet another delay. The news comes direct via Ubisoft, thanks to Videogamer, and reveals that Wii U owners will have to wait a little longer as Ubisoft places “focus the team’s resources” to deliver the best result possible: “We made the difficult decision...