Bethesda has released a new developer diary for The Elder Scrolls Online, showing off gameplay and some of the gathering and possible crafting that the player will be able to engage in.
Ta-dah! Hideo Kojima revealed during his HideRadio podcast that the cyborg ninja Raiden will be coming to PC in Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance. Developer Platinum Games confirms the news.
When this port will actually happen wasn't disclosed, nor were any specific details about the process involved. This is great news at least for PC fans of the Metal Gear series.
Xbox 360 Achievements has spotted some Xbox 360 Achievements for Crysis 3 that seem to indicate a new downlodable content pack.
Indie developer Abbey Games has released their 2D god game Reus
on the usual digital distributors, including GamersGate
. The game is 10% off on launch for $9 USD (normally $10 USD.)
Los Angeles-based Pantera Entertainment has managed to reach their goal of $80,000 on Kickstarter for Theme Park Studio, which they bill as a simulation. We get to design and create amusement parks and rides.
Any pledge over $50 gets in on the beta - a standard affair these days. The team also plan to support the Oculus Rift VR headgear to hopefully get us scared of our own creations.
The addition of the Romulus race is almost upon the Star Trek Online community as Perfect World begins pre-patching through the MMO's launcher. The next expansion officially releases May 21st.
It lets you create Romulan characters in all-new story-driven missions. This also adds Warbird Class starships to captain. There are also new improved traits and an improved UI.
Focus Home date Wargame: AirLand Battle's release May 31st. They also tease the Dynamic Campaign at the heart of the strategy game, which is a follow-up to European Escalation.
Battle groups are dispatched via a theatre map, where you can jump in for real-time conflict. Units are "persistent all along the campaign" and yes, the campaign supports multiplayer.
Polish studio City Interactive is ready to show us their first official teaser for Alien Rage, a first-person arcade shooter which will be showcasing this June at E3 in California. It's releasing for Xbox 360, PS3 and PC.
Later this year it will be available via digital distribution. Alien Rage was previously 'Alien Fear', and they tell us it's a "hardcore sci-fi shooter" with 21 enemy types and 8 "bad-ass" bosses.
The Verge claims that "inside sources" has revealed some of the details of the upcoming next-gen Microsoft console, including the idea that it will be "smaller and denser", and will have a "flattened controller".
Humble Hearts' intricately hand-painted Metroidvania-style game Dust: An Elysian Tail will be debuting on Steam on the 24th May, according to the developer. The game does not have a Steam page yet, however.
In an exclusive dev diary posted by Sony, some top Blizzard staffers are talking about the experience the studio has gone through with bringing Diablo III to PS3 & 4 - taking them away from mouse and keyboard.
They're adamant the controller lets us feel 'intimately connected' with our characters, which is the most critical component of the entire enterprise. "...the controller is king."
US retailer GameStop has pulled pre-orders for Rainbow Six: Patriots, although others continue to service them for now. What's going on? Officially Ubisoft have "nothing further to share" about the title.
Will Ubisoft be scrapping the project? It seems unlikely. What's more likely is that it's getting a major overhaul significant enough to affect the product listing, and so GameStop feel it should be relisted.
Valve has announced six more Greenlit titles as they now approve fewer games at once to speed up the process. Among this update is action-platfomer Bleed, and the game studio sim Game Dev Tycoon.
There's also horror in The Legend, a medieval RPG strategy Legends of Eisenwald, an economic crisis in Riot, and 4-player co-op in RPG Stardew Valley. Now we wait for launch.
Indie developer Facepalm Games has announced that their claymation Metroidvania-style game The Swapper will be available on Steam on the 30th May.
Arcen Games has announced that Skyward Sword will be hitting Steam and the developer's own site on the 23rd May. The game is an interesting 4x turn-based strategy game and god game hybrid.
It seems Kevin Conroy will be returning to voice The Dark Knight after all, as he announced he would be doing the role for Batman: Arkham Origins
at Dallas Comic Con. It had been previously announced
he wouldn't be playing the younger version of Batman.
BoxOfficeMojo.com, film supersite, has listed the Assassin's Creed film for the 22nd May 2015. The movie will star Prometheus actor Michael Fassbinder as protagonist Altair, and being written by Michael Lesslie, who prior to this project has chiefly done film shorts.
Back in December, MMO developer Trion Worlds was hit
with a round of layoffs. The studio chalked it down to "a response to market conditions."
Electronic Arts has announced the Anniversary Edition for Madden NFL 25, which will run Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 gamers $99.99.
A fresh new screen of Grand Theft Auto V has been released from the clutches of the Rockstar Games' marketing department. In this one we see scuba diving backed by an underwater submersible.
It almost looks like a wreck of some kind in the background, which are meant to be explorable and possibly plunderable, tease Rockstar. The official website has updated their gallery.