Sega has announced that NiGHTS into Dreams HD will be hitting on the 2nd October for PlayStation Network and the 5th October for Xbox Live Arcade. The PC version remains undated. The game will cost 800 Microsoft Points ($9.99 USD).
Developer IO Interactive have now released the third gameplay trailer in their 'Introducing' series, and this time it's Introducing: The Tools of The Trade. It showcases 47's "inventive toolset".
That includes guns, screwdrivers, a coffee mug or the plumbers best friend; the plunger. The Introducing series was created to show the "richness, depth and possibilities" of Hitman's world.
Ubisoft's creative director Alex Hutchinson describes the absolute need for naval warfare to play its part in Assassin's Creed 3 given the integral role it played in the American Revolution.
The sea is how people travelled to America, how goods were traded and so you "couldn't do the Revolution justice" without ship-to-ship brawls. As Connor we command a ship of our own.
Reverb Publishing has announced that it will be publishing Edge of Space, a free-form 2D sandbox terraforming adventure game by developer Handyman Studios, which can best be described as "Terraria in space". The game recently completed its Kickstarter fundraising successfully.
EXOR Studios has revealed that Zombie Driver HD will be released on the Xbox Live Arcade and for the PC on 17th October, 2012 priced at 800MSP/$9.99.
Ubisoft announced today the launch of a capture studio in Toronto, a facility that will help the publication with the creation of high-quality content for its games.
Utilising experience from the film and game industries, the capture studio will help Ubisoft Toronto create deeper characters, better storytelling and more filmic, actor-driven games.
The latest episode of Ubisoft's behind-the-scenes documentary of the production of Assassin's Creed 3 has now been released. This instalment of Inside Assassin's Creed 3 is "all about Connor".
The development team gave us a sneak peek at the new combat and animation systems in place, give us "more intense, gut-wrenching battles" than ever before in the series history.
Silverball Studios' Pro Pinball: Revived & Remastered Kickstarter has just been upgraded to include more platforms if it reaches the goal of $400,000. PS3 and Vita have been added to the list.
Also Kindle Fire, OUYA, Android and Linux versions will be released. They've announced new reward tiers for iOS and Android at $10 and $35. Fans voted in more platforms for Pro Pinball.
Ubisoft creative director Maxime Beland reveals that Blacklist takes place just 6 months after Splinter Cell: Conviction's storyline, and that the team will build upon its successes.
They have carefully scrutinized reviews of Conviction so they can gather a consensus on what did and didn't work - it's a "sweet and sour" experience said Beland. Blacklist arrives March 2013.
In this fan-made video, Altair makes a Leap of Faith into a haystack that is a tad unrealistic. For starters, why would he choose Sputnik to leap from and not the International Space Station?
505 Games, has announced that it will be publishing Andrew Spinks' indie hit Terraria, which can best be described as a 2D sidescroller Minecraft/Metroidvania hybrid, for Xbox Live Arcade and PlayStation Network. The PC version sold 1.6M units since its release in 2011.
Frictional Games has announced in its official blog that Amnesia: The Dark Descent has sold almost 1.4M units since its launch in September 2010. Direct sales totaled 710K, while the rest were bundled in various Steam sale bundles such as the Humble Indie Bundle and Potato Sack Reunion.
Indie developer Terry Cavanagh has announced that his surprise hit, the fast-paced, psychedelic game Super Hexagon, will be coming to PC. The game sold 10,000 copies in its first few days of release on iOS.
Connor won't be the only one wielding a tomahawk when Assassin's Creed 3 releases later this year, as fans of the now long running Ubisoft series will be able to brandish one too.
The only difference is the officially branded and merchandised tomahawk is made of foam. The harmless replica is sold by Jinx and is worth just over £40 after currency conversion.
IO Interactive has announced that Keith Carradine (Kill Bill, Cowboys & Aliens) is providing his voice talent for the role of the evil Blake Dexter, whom the developer considers "maybe the most vicious adversary Agent 47 has faced yet."
French developer Dontnod has put together almost 10 minutes worth of gameplay for Remember Me, their action adventure set in Neo-Paris 2088. Play Magazine also got some dev commentary.
Creative director Jean-Maxime Moris talks during a playthrough describing the 'Memory Remix' footage they released. In Remember Me we play as Nilin, a memory hunter in a dystopian future.
An incredibly adorable project to get Grand Theft Auto 2 working in the mighty RAGE engine, the very same tech powering Grand Theft Auto IV, has horrifically been denied us as it was canned.
Still, gameplay footage of this stellar feat has surfaced. It shows the traditional top down view but also switches to third-person, bringing a whole new level (literally) to the GTA classic.
Silverball Studios has announced that their Kickstarter crowd-funded project Pro Pinball, subtitled Revived and Remastered, will be extended to include an Xbox Live Arcade version of the reboot of the original Cunning Developments series that ran from 1996 to 2000.
Tomb Raider studio head Darrell Gallagher has admitted that buxom Lara Croft had become a caricature and "unrelatable", and the Tomb Raider reboot will make Lara Croft "a bit closer to somebody you could know."
Ubisoft announced this morning that it's working on Call of Juarez: The Gunslinger, which will be released on Xbox Live Arcade, PlayStation Network and PC in 2013.