Posts Tagged ‘PC’

Left 4 Dead Survivors to Fans: “Did you miss us?”

December 14, 2009

One of the biggest questions when Left 4 Dead 2 came out was, “Where are the other survivors?” Alright, maybe it wasn’t the biggest question, but it was asked…a lot! Well Valve plans to answer that question this Spring.

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News from the Year 2000: Diablo II gets new patch!

December 11, 2009

One thing you can’t say about Blizzard is that they abandon their games. Nine years after the release of Diablo 2 and it’s expansion Lord of Destruction, Blizzard has released a new patch for the RPG.

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Mad Moxxi’s Underdome Riot comes to Borderlands

December 11, 2009

More Borderlands news for you. A new DLC pack is coming to gamers by the end of the month. Mad Moxxi’s Underdome Riot is not only bringing more arenas to the game, but also a whole new game mode. Think of ODST’s Firefight or Gears of Wars 2 Horde mode.

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Borderlands 2: Borderworlds?

December 4, 2009

Borderlands was a freaking awesome game. So awesome that Gearbox has said they are totally doing a sequel! Destructoid posted yesterday that the Borderlands sequel may be titled Borderworlds.

This confuses me. The planet in BL was called Pandora. It was used as a prison planet cause it was the harshest planet to live on, and it had mining opportunities, plus a mythical vault that was said to be full of goodies! So will there be an introduction of new planets to the Borderlands universe? Will we be traveling between them, or will they just stick us on one the whole time? Only time will tell…or maybe Gearbox..

Source: Destructoid

Zombies shuffling towards console MMO

November 24, 2009

Seattle, Washington based Undead Labs, is currently working on a console bound MMOZ. MMOZ? Yeah, Mass Multiplayer Online Zombie Game. So really that’s MMOZG, which looks like something a 14 year old girl would text to her friends. Hit the jump for more brain eating news.

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Star Trek: Online Open Beta Announced

November 22, 2009

Want to command your own Federation ship? That’s cool. How about settling for playing a character in the Star Trek universe? The official open beta for Star Trek: Online has been announced. Beta gates open January 12, 2010 and will close on January 26, 2010. Just in time for the game’s February retail launch. Beta keys are on a first come first serve basis. So keep an eye on the ST:O website for information. Or learn how to time travel with some red matter or something…

Source: Kotaku, Star Trek Online

Left 4 Dead 2 Demo Haxor’d

November 5, 2009

So the Left 4 Dead 2 demo has been out for a little while now. The demo includes single player and co-op campaign modes. That’s it! A crafty modder has broken the game open and managed to work out how to get versus mode to work, and all you need is a plug-in.

Mind you, this is for the PC version only. Sorry Xbox gamers, we don’t get any sweet mods.

Jump over to L4Dmods to find out how you can get in on the action.

So you didn’t get into the Champions:Online beta…

October 25, 2009

Don’t worry, you’re getting a second chance! Now I know the game is retail right now, so beta doesn’t apply to this. Instead, it’s a free weekend to give Champs a try! This Halloween weekend everyone can play for free. The offer only lasts from 10:00 a.m.October 30th to 10:00 a.m. November 2nd, pacific time.

Also, the weekend event includes the Champions: Online Halloween activities, complete with a zombie invasion…cause you can never have too many of those…

Jump over to the Champions site and sign up and download the client.

Left 4 Dead 2 Trailer

October 23, 2009

Does anyone else think that the animation directors over at Valve need to make feature length movies?

World of Warcraft Movie gets War Movie Writer

October 13, 2009

Last we heard about the World of Warcraft movie, Sam Raimi was set to direct. There is an update to the WoW progress. They have a writer, one you wouldn’t expect for a video game movie.

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Taking Cops and Robbers to a new level

October 6, 2009

camHere’s an odd bit of news. Almost every block in Britain is monitored by a security camera. Those cameras are linked back to a government agent that watches those cameras for crimes and other stuff. Now for what the story is actually about, the government is making a game out of watching these cameras!

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There’s going to be a Spore movie?!

October 5, 2009

Another story that makes my head hurt. EA has been in talks with Fox about setting up a Spore movie. Yes, Spore, the game where YOU create a creature, YOU evolve it, YOU create the buildings and YOU create the space ships.

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Star Wars: The Old Republic Beta Sign ups

September 29, 2009

Looking to get your hands on the new Old Republic game? Closed beta sign ups are happening right now. Jump over to the beta site and sign up. Just don’t get upset if you don’t make it in. Right now the site is “dealing with high traffic” so you might have some problems getting in right away.

Sign up here

Dragon Ball Online?

August 25, 2009

DBOYes it’s true, and no it’s not a fan made game like Fallout Online is. This is a legit Dragon Ball inspired MMO.

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Kerrigan is a Cylon

August 24, 2009

thNo this isn’t about Battlestar Galactica. It’s about Tricia Helfer joining the voice cast on Starcraft II. Helfer will be taking the role of Kerrigan, the Terran Psychic turned Zerg Commander.

The original voice actor for Kerrigan was Glynnis Talken Campbell. Blizzard did not ask her to come back to reprise the role. She did the Kerrigan voice in the 2008 Starcraft II trailer, but has since been replaced by Helfer.

Source: IGN