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Brink Has Sold More Than 2.5 Million Units
Upon Splash Damage's release of their multiplayer-focused shooter Brink, critical reception was heavily mixed for the game with a Metascore of 68. Despite its lukewarm response, the shooter has sold more than 2.5 million units worldwide.
Prey 2 Studio Stopped Development Since November
Prey 2 fans recently rejoiced at the news that the open world first-person shooter wasn't cancelled, contrary to popular rumors. However, the sequel was delayed from its intended 2012 release due to "quality" issues but it seems there's more to the story than just that. According to an inside source, developer Human Head hasn't worked on the title since November, 2011.
Bethesda Releases New Dishonored Screenshots, Fact Sheet
Some new screenshots have surfaced for Bethesda and Arkane Studios' first-person action game, Dishonored. Gamers can get a glimpse at the industrial-Victorian aesthetics as well as a few of the powers at the protagonist's disposal.
Doom 4 Character Screenshots Leaked
One of my favorite gaming websites, DSO Gaming, happened upon some leaked screenshots of Doom 4, depicting the characters fresh out of ZBrush and going through some last minute modifications before making the hop into the id Tech 5 Engine.
Weekly Recap Feb 18th: Skyrim Creation Kit, Free Battlefield 3, Assassin's Creed 3
Skyrim's creation kit makes huge waves while EA gives away free copies of Battlefield 3 and Ubisoft announces Assassin's Creed 3. These stories and more in this edition of the Weekly Recap.
RAGE PC Texture Fix Coming To Justify $60 Price Tag
John Carmack tweeted that a new patch is on the way to alleviate the blurry low-res textures PC gamers have been complaining about. I mean, who wants to look at sub-HD Xbox 360 textures on a GTX 580 running at 2650 x 1600 on a 30" monitor? Yeah, exactly...no one.
From Doom To Rage, id Software Talks FPS Maturity
Id Software has come a long ways since Wolfenstein and have managed to stay relevant in today's competitive digital entertainment industry. In a recent interview id's Tom Willits talks about the developer's maturity over the years in dealing with the FPS genre as well as evolving from Doom to Rage.
RAGE Will Be Three DVDs on Xbox 360
If you were wondering how a large, supposedly "next-gen" FPS like RAGE would run on the Xbox 360, well id Software has given a bit of a clue and it goes something like three DVDs or a 22GB install. PS3 owners won't be escaping off the hook easy either...thereís still a mandatory 8GB install required to play the game.
Rage: Uprising Trailer Gives People Something To Fear
A new 'uprising' trailer was released for the upcoming Rage and it details the story and setting for the game quite nicely, putting the trailer on the list of nominees for one of the coolest of the year.
Rage: Making Of Video Rolls Out Details On The Arsenal
Any shooter from id Software is going to have a ridiculous amount of guns and they'll more than likely get you giggling like a little school girl after using them. A new making of video covers some of the weapons and accessories that will be at the player's disposal in the upcoming shooter, Rage.
New Video From id Software Covers All Things Rage
A new developer documentary was released for the upcoming shooter, Rage, explaining how the world works, what the factions are like, the role of the player, the vehicle mechanics and some of the weaponís youíll be able to get your hands on.
E3 2011: Elder Scrolls V Skyrim Receives A Few E3 Screenshots
While a bunch of gamers have been asking for more Skyrim assets and media, Bethesda has slowly delivered with a handful of new screenshots featuring a wide variety of in-game shots.
Hunted: The Demon's Forge Launch Trailer
Bethesda and inXile's Hunted: The Demon's Forge is nearing release. In fact, itís due to hit store shelves next week for the Xbox 360, PC and PS3. Commemorating the launch of the game is an extremely intense and action packed launch trailer for the game, which features a heavy metal remix of a classic rock song.
Hunted: The Demon's Forge - Around Dark Corners ViDoc
A new video developer documentary was released talking about the design aspects for the upcoming, Hunted: The Demon's Forge. The video covers things like the sound design as well as some of the visual aesthetics that permeates the atmosphere.
Brink Launch Trailer Wants You To Save The Ark
Bethesda released the official launch trailer for Brink, which is due out tomorrow for the PC, PS3 and Xbox 360, and the theme of the trailer is that itís up to you to save the Ark.