Archive for April 20th, 2012

Itchy Trigger Finger: ‘Super Cyborg’ Demo Released

Super Cyborg

Artur Games has released their one level demo of Super Cyborg on to Kongregate and if you’re a fan of Contra this is worth checking out.

Holding down the trigger and operating forth into mounds of enemies is widespread iconography of gaming and 1 that Super Cyborg reside us to. Like several shooter of old, this is a game with huge pixels, chiptune delights and items blowing up with a satisfying digital crunch. Playing as the titular cyborg you’ll fire pewpew pellets at something that moves in eight directions – diagonal fire is very helpful as properly as going prone to take out these pesky floor turrets.

There are energy ups of course, adding to your gun’s blast power or fire rate and generating chewing by means of the enemy a breeze, you much better watch your back even though! At the finish of this brief demo you will encounter a boss with the classic more than-sized eyeball and floating abilities – it’s a classic set-up but we adore it. We haven’t even touched on the beautiful sprites and scrolling backgrounds, but you’ll see that for yourself.

Super Cyborg

We hope to see Super Cyborg get a full release soon but that is likely a approaches off still. Verify out the demo more than on Kongregate.

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Latest Screenshot From IO Interactive Shows Agent 47 in a Convincing Disguise

Yesterday, when Hitman Absolution developer IO Interactive released the very first cover matter of “Hope News Times” they promised to release a new edition of the fictional paper every Thursday, with an accompanying screenshot each and every following Friday.

I don’t believe you need me to remind you that right now is Friday, so just go ahead and check out the brand new screenshot from IO and Square below.

I need to say, Agent 47 pulls off the entire upstanding law enforcement officer look pretty effectively, don’t you feel? If you checked out the 1st problem of the “Hope News Times” that went reside yesterday (see it here), then the advertisement for Blake Dexter’s “Dexter Industries” in the screenshot above must have right away caught your eye.

Could Blake be Agent 47′s subsequent major target? He undoubtedly does have a lot of pull in this quaint South Dakota town, serving as the community’s “local legend.”

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NEWS: DiRT Showdown gets 29th May NA release, demo for RaceNet users on 1st May

Codemasters has announced that their demolition derby spinoff, DiRT Showdown, will be hitting North American retail on the 29th Could for Pc, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. A demo will be released on the 1st Might, but only for those gamers who download RaceNet, which is the Codemasters equivalent of Halo Waypoint or Contact of Duty: Elite.

A pre-order “Hoonigan Edition” will be released in select retailers like Walmart, which will contain additional in-game cash, on the web XP multiplier and additional skins for six of the automobiles. A trailer was released for it as well, as noticed in the video below.

DiRT Showdown had originally received a 25th May possibly release date for European territories.

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Rocksteady teasing Batman: Arkham City DLC?

Rocksteady Studios community manager Sarah Wellock nowadays posted a Twitter tease for what may be the next piece of Batman: Arkham City download content material.

“So excited to see all the speculation around our tease these days,” she tweeted, attaching the following image.

Harley Quinn with a sledgehammer? What do you feel?


Pokemon Looking A Bit More Badass

I do not believe Nintendo would approve of these, but it does not make them any much less great.  Deviant Art user lmerlo72 has developed some fantastic interpretations of Pokemon that are less cute &amp cuddly and much more unsafe &amp poor ass.  You can verify out all four pages of his Poke-creations below, and if you like them you might want to verify out his gallery on Deviant Art that displays his other sketches.  Click the pictures beneath to see the full size.  Appreciate!

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Ubisoft offering one fan a free E3 pass

Plus travel and accommodation. Runner up prizes as well!

We’ve gone E3 barmy today. What are the probabilities? Ben’s told you about his E3 predictions, Sam’s told you (perhaps) anything you need to have to know about this year’s conference… this year’s got a lot of possible for Nintendo. But darn, it is an industry-only occasion! If only some kindly publisher would provide a way for one particular fortunate individual to win attendance. Wait, what? Hurrah!

Ubisoft are running a competitors that ties in to their Uplay service, exactly where 1st prize is the opportunity to attend every single and each day of this year’s E3 as a ‘Uplay ambassador’. To enter, you require to record a video of your self – you need to be visible, and a Uplay account is required as you want to consist of your Uplay ID – explaining why you would be the ideal decision. Prizes are as follows:

1st prize: an invitation to the E3 2012 event in Los Angeles, in the United States, from June 3rd 2012 to June 7th 2012, which includes a Paris-Los Angeles return plane ticket and four nights’ accommodation on the spot.

2nd prize: a Microsoft Xbox 360 250 Slim console, with a normal edition of Ghost Recon Future Soldierand two Xbox 360 Ghost Recon: Future Soldier Pro Wired GamePad.

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UEFA EURO 2012 Expedition Mode

EA Sports has released a new trailer for subsequent week’s release of the UEFA EURO 2012 expansion pack to FIFA 12 focusing on the all-new ‘Expedition’ mode. The purpose in the single player ‘Expedition’ is to roll through all 53 nations after beginning with a ‘Virtual Pro’ or any European player to be the captain and then defeating nations to earn better players for the customized team. Continue on to verify out the trailer and leave any thoughts in the comments!

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