Publisher THQ and developer Volition are reassuring PC gamers that Saints Row: The Third will not be delayed on that platform, and will be released on time alongside the console versions on November 15.
Developer Snowblind has announced in their blog that the two challenge maps for The Lord of the Rings: War in the North that was to be preorder downloadable content will now be on-disc and free. The blog celebrates, "After seeing the passion from the Community and Fans for this mode of play, we have decided to put them on disc for everyone to enjoy!"
Ubisoft's Beyond Good & Evil 2 can't be what they 'imagined it to be' if it releases for this generation of hardware, reveals Michel Ancel. Twiddle those thumbs.
They had big ambitions for the original PS2 game but it was "far less than what we wanted" in the end, because of limitations. Ancel and co. wants planetary travel.
According to Eurogamer, the PC version of Assassin's Creed: Revelations has been delayed, if an entry on the Czech Ubisoft Facebook page can be believed. According to the page, the PC version will be released on December 2, a few weeks after it's released on November 15 on console.
Saints Row: The Third will introduce you to the wild Japanese-style game show The Wide World of Genki, brought to you by Professor Genki.
This is no ordinary game show, though. Things can get hairy for the contestants, who need to avoid deadly traps and violent enemies, and the television viewers, who could get seizures from watching the thing.
Atlus has announced that The Cursed Crusade, set in 13th Century Europe, is now releasing October 25th instead of next week in the US and Europe.
A demo will launch a few weeks prior to the new retail date and gives us the 'Assault on Castle Biron' mission to sample. A new trailer has been released.
Director James Cameron has said the Avatar videogame was a victim of bad timing, as it hit shops "well before the movie" and so was an 'unknown'.
The movie had to "prove itself" and by the time it did the game "was kind of old news" and didn't perform well. Game itself was "damn good job".
Publisher MonkeyPaw Games has announced that Burgertime World Tour, an update to the classic coin-op arcade game, will be delayed til "a late October/early November date." The reason for the delay is that Monkeypaw wants the game to have "a fresh new multiplayer experience, including competitive online play and leaderboards."
Indie developer Vlambeer has announced that their retro-style action-RPG, Serious Sam: The Random Encounter, will be hitting Steam and some other digital distributors in mid-October. The game finds Serious Sam battling legions of bizarre creatures alongside his oddball cast of mercenary friends. The budgetware will run gamers a mere $4.99 USD.
Shank, the star of the brutal, bloody sidescroller of the same name, is back, and ready to maim and kill his enemies in as gory a way as possible.
Indie games developer Dejobaan Games has announced the sequel to their hit BASE jumping game AaaaaAAaaaAAAaaAAAAaAAAAA!!!- A Reckless Disregard for Gravity (otherwise known as Aaaaa!), and that fans can get involved in the game's development by designing fake billboards for the game.
Capcom has announced some specific details for the PC version of their upcoming zombie masher game, Dead Rising 2: Off the Record, which will bring portly, sarcastic photographer Frank West back as the main protagonist.
CDV has released a new Dungeon Defenders trailer showing off the Monk class along with all of his abilities, buffs and attacks.
Activision has announced that X-Men: Destiny, a third person action-adventure from Too Human developer Silicon Knights debuts today, September 27, and has released a launch trailer to celebrate.
The leaked video seen last week was apparently the real deal, as an unnamed source at Electronic Arts has confirmed that it's developing Dead Space 3, and instead of taking place on a spaceship, the game will take place on an ice world with severe blizzard conditions.
The ESRB has rated Ubisoft's strange I Am Alive, which has been sort of a mystery since its E3 announcement a few years ago, a Mature rating. Precious few details about the game save a trailer depicting a normal man surviving an apocalyptic catastrophe in Chicago have been seen. Since then, not much was known about the game, leading to speculation about it being vaporware.
The PC version of Avalanche Studios' twin-stick shooter Rengade Ops will be hitting in late October, according to the Steam page, which would be a delay from its previous early October window.
Rocksteady has announced that Batman: Arkham City has achieved gold master status, meaning that it is ready to be sent to the factory for mass pressing of disks. This makes it on target for the planned October 18 release.
Thor Gunnarsson, CCP's vice-president of business development, has revealed that the firms Newcastle division is building new technologies for next-generation consoles and PC hardware, with the project going into "full capacity soon".
Speaking with Develop
, Gunnarsson said that CCP Newcastle was primarily working on optimising the PlayStation 3 exclusive Dust 514, which is being built with the Unreal Engine.
The Joker may not be the main villain of Batman: Arkham City - that title seems to belong to Quincy Sharp and Hugo Strange - but he's still causing his share of trouble, as this trailer shows off the Clown Prince of Crime.