Space combat game Strike Suit Zero: Director’s Cut released in Europe.

Born Ready Games have released their space combat game Strike Suit Zero: Director’s Cut in Europe. The game is out now for Xbox One, PS4 and Steam.

This is also the first title released under the ID@Xbox label, Microsoft’s new program enabling independent game developers of all sizes to produce and self-publish games digitally on Xbox One.launchday_1 Continue reading

United Eleven lets you build a squad from over 50,000 footballers!

Prepare for kick off with over 50,000 officially licensed players as Nexon Europe announce its latest title, United Eleven, a brand new browser-based, mobile-compatible title combining actual names and faces of players registered with FIFPro and a license of Bundesliga clubs, with the most sophisticated match engine.

Developed by NHN BlackPick Corporation, United Eleven lets you build a squad from over 50,000 footballers, officially licensed by FIFPro and global IP rights to the Bungesliga. Create the complete football management experience by boosting squads, recruiting players to improve and evolve stats, and overseeing the gameplay. Continue reading

Space-themed strategy, Habitat heads to PAX East

This weekend at PAX East in Boston, Seattle-based indie developer 4gency is showcasing its new space-themed strategy game, Habitat. From today, April 11th- 13th press and gamers can visit booth #656 to play an early demo of the game and meet the developers.

“In Habitat, we’re giving players creative command with a supremely fun space exploration, building, and resource management experience,” says 4gency founder and Habitat designer, Charles Cox. “We look forward gamers getting their hands on Habitat this weekend at PAX East. We want to hear their feedback as we drive towards the beta development cycle of the game”. Continue reading

Many details announced for upcoming Super Smash Bros.

A new Nintendo Direct video has revealed many details about the upcoming Super Smash Bros. games for the Wii U and 3DS. At the start of the presentation, series creator Masahiro Sukurai announced that the 3DS version is planned for a Summer release, with the Wii U version targeting winter. Both will be available in stores and on the Nintendo eShop. Sakurai also detailed many of the stages and items in both versions, described the games’ online functionality, revealed a new mode exclusive to the 3DS version and announced fan-favourite Greninja, a Pokemon from the X and Y games, as a new playable character.

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Long Beach circuit has arrived in the Forza Motorsport 5

The famed Long Beach circuit has arrived in the Forza Motorsport franchise for the first time in Forza Motorsport 5.

Available as part of the latest Forza Motorsport 5 content update, for free, Long Beach is surrounded by the sun-drenched beauty of southern California. Packed with stunning detail, with the entire track and surrounding area recreated with obsessive precision through laser scanning, thousands of photos, and hours of video. From the angles of each unique palm tree along Shoreline Drive to every nuance of the track’s surface, this circuit is a racing experience unlike any other. Continue reading

It’s time to journey over the Misty Mountains in LEGO The Hobbit

Grab a buddy and set forth on a perilous journey far over the Misty Mountains with Thorin and company to reclaim the dwarven kingdom of Erebor as Warner Bros, TT Games and the LEGO Group announce the launch of LEGO The Hobbit. Available from April 11th in the UK for Xbox One, 360, PS4 and PS3 as well as PS Vita, 3DS, Wii U and PC.BarrelSequence-LegoHobbit-Screenshots

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Paper Mario + Zelda = Upside Down Dimensions!

You know when you see something that catches your eye, that activates the magpie in you and you just have to know more…that feeling, well, that’s exactly how i felt when i received a few simple screenshots from Hydra Interactive.LogoUpDownDimensions_final

Hydra Interactive are a young indie development studio based in Madrid, Spain. They are focused on creating unique, innovative and high quality titles across multiple platforms that are fun and immersive, catching the imagination of us all. I believe they have succeeded with Upside Down Dimensions.U-D_Dimensions_Teaser_1

Hordes of evil prepare to make a last stand, in one last battle bringing ruin to a peaceful and colourful paper world. There is hope, it comes in the form of two heroes, a boy and a girl. Separated into two different dimensions, you will need to flip between the two worlds to stop the nefarious Dark Shogun, defeating evil once and for all. Continue reading

Hannibal: Terror of Rome

“I have come not to make war on the Italians, but to aid the Italians against Rome.” (Hannibal – 24 June 217 BC)

Hannibal: Terror of Rome brings back to life the epic clash between two superpowers of the Ancient World: Rome and Carthage. Join the armies of the best strategists of the Cathaginian empire like Hamilcar Barca or Hannibal and his elephants in order to break the Roman hegemony on the Mediterranean Sea. Alternatively, protect Rome and his frontiers and set up plans to repulse the fearsome Punic threat. Continue reading

Commodore 64: a visual compendium, a book celebrating the greatest home computer ever.

A campaign has launched on kickstarter for Commodore 64: a visual compendium, a book celebrating the beauty of the greatest home computer ever made.

Created by lifelong Commodore 64 fan and Graphic Designer Sam Dyer, the finished book will feature more than 200 pages of lovingly designed and beautifully printed artwork. Unlike other Commodore 64 books, it will celebrate the visual side of the computer in a way that has never been seen before. Continue reading