Ubisoft has revealed Assassin’s Creed Utopia, an iOS and Android strategy simulation game set in colonial America. Utopia is developed in partnership with social gaming company Gree. In the game you can"build your own Assassin’s Creed utopian colonial city" and then defend it from incoming threats. The release date for this game is some time in the winter reports say.
Everybody in the gaming world must have either heard or played the game Jet Set Radio, well this summer SEGA has announced that Jet Set Radio HD will be released for iOS and Android devices, in addition to Xbox 360, PS3 and PC.
If you want to play as a super soldier in XCOM: Enemy Unknown, it has been revealed that particular names for your solider will let you do just that, so by changing your name to any of the following will trigger XCOM Heroes and turn you into a super soldier, but once you do this, all achievements are turned off automatically.
The current list of super soldiers are:
Samsung has thought about the ladies in there recently expanded color selection for the Samsung Galaxy S III, which now comes in pink, yes thats right a pink S III smartphone was discovered in Korea, no doubt it will make its way else where like the US and maybe Europe.
Canon have launched there 6D, the first EOS camera to have built-in WiFi, which also feature a full frame sensor and a cheaper price tag then the 5D. When paired with the company’s free iOS and Android apps, you can use your phone to change the 6D’s settings, take and geotag photos using the live remote function, and even transfer those shots to your handset wirelessly.
The 6D packs a 20.2-megapixel CMOS sensor, DIGIC 5+ image processor that shoots stills at 4.5fps, does HDR, 1080p 30fps video in 29 minute 59 second clips, sensitivity from ISO 100 up to 102,400, has an 11-point autofocus system with an EV -3 sensitivity rating for better low light performance. There’s a 3-inch, 1.04 million dot ClearView LCD on the back, stereo mic jack, single SD card slot that’s SDHC and SDXC compatible. The 6D goes on sale this December and will be sold in two configurations: £1,799 for the body only, and with a 24-105mm f/4L USM zoom lens for £2,519
As of November 13th, you’ll be able to get your hands on the Wonderbook for playstation, the accessory will cost £29.99. This is for the book alone, but there’s also a bundle for £60 that includes the Book of Spells game (in collaboration with J.K. Rowling) a Move motion controller and the PlayStation Eye camera. Three other forthcoming titles get a mention too, Diggs: Nightcrawler, BBC’s Walking with Dinosaurs and experiences from Disney, set for release some time in 2013.
Gearbox has confirmed plans to launch a Borderlands 2 DLC Season Pass, the ones who do decide to purchase the pass will be discounted 25% off. It’ll grant access to four planned add-on packs for the game, which will presumably be available separately for a premium.
So make sure you get the season pass in time for the games release on the 21st September.
Game studios are currently receiving new PlayStation 4 dev kits, with a final version to be delivered “next summer”, according to a new report.
PS4 will be based on AMD’s A10 APU series, which offers a combined CPU and GPU, the ps4 is acclaimed to still have Blu-ray, playback in 1080p and 3D. Next years E3 will show more about the next gen console so make sure you tune in.
The Walking Dead Episode 4: Around Every Corner will release this month, I hope all of you walking dead fans are excited as the fifth and final instalment has been predicted for a November release as the retail version will be due out in December.
Check out the trailer for the fourth instalment: around every corner.
Polyphony has new content for there Gran Turismo 5 coming next week, which consists of Three new downloadable cars alongside a new patch, Update 2.08, that makes a load of tweaks and fixes. (Disable collisions in online races, ID’s are now shown above cars, Rate of tire wear in endurance races slowed, air resistance changes when aerodynamic wing settings has been increased).
The three new cars coming include the Nissan GT-R N24 GT Academy ‘12, the Subaru BRZ S '12 and the Honda weider HSV-010 (SUPER GT) '11, available from the 26th September.
Former Capcom producer and Comcept CEO Keiji Inafune has revealed that he is working on a new zombie game titled Yaiba. A spin off of the game ninja gaiden (ninja gaiden z), this new trailer shows you a little insight of the story and shows you a lot of sword slashing action, one title to look out for if your into this genre of games, we’ll keep you posted with the release date is.
Treyarch is including the option to install textures onto the PS3 hard drive in Call of Duty: Black Ops 2.
This will not provide any performance enhancements, its simply so the game wont over work the blu-ray drive when playing for a long period of time, at least treyarch are being thoughtful, it goes to show that new and future games are going to be taking a toll on the consoles of today, next-gen consoles need to appear sooner rather then later.
Capcom made an interesting announcement the other day, confirming a mode in Resident Evil 6 that lets you hunt down other players as a zombie in their game, how awesome is that, being able to chomp on someone’s arm as a zombi. I think the more they listen to there fans/gamers, the more they can evolve gameplay.
One of the most popular strategy games on the PC “starCraft”, created by the company Blizzard will be releasing there highly anticipated expansion pack, called heart of the swarm in 2013. Sorry for those who expected it to be released late 2012.
Japanese company Suidobashi Heavy Industry is showing there newest creation “Kuratas” that weighs four tons, stands 13 feet tall and comes equipped with a twin rail gun that can fire 6,000 ball-bearing pellets a minute! (Wow) The robot was unveiled this week at the Wonder festival in Tokyo. The Japanese are getting closer and closer to making there manga creations a reality I.e. gundam wing, Neon Genesis. Take a look at this clip and you’ll be amazed, “I know if I was a billion air I would have ordered one of these already.