Category: Computer Games

Star Trek – The Video Game gets a 2013 release date!

Star Trek – The Video Game gets a 2013 release date!

According to StarTrek.com we will see the NAMCO BANDAI shooter on the 17th of May 2013, shortly before the release date of J.J Abrams Star Trek sequel! Here is the full article… it kind of reads like a press release… Star Trek – The Video Game is on the way, with NAMCO BANDAI and Paramount Pictures tag-teaming on the game, which NAMCO BANDAI will co-publish and distribute in spring 2013, shortly before the May 17 release of J.J. Abrams’ Star Trek sequel. Star Trek...

Binary Domain trailer!

Binary Domain trailer!

On the 28th of February a new scifi-themed squad based shooter will emerge from SEGA entitled Binary Domain. The storyline centers around a world were robots are replacing humans which leads to a sort of civil war. The game is being produced by Toshiro Nagoshi who is in the west famous for his Yakuza series of games. Binary Domain is different from most other squad based shooters in that the producer wanted the story’s suspense to be woven into the action and not shown with...

Star Trek Online Free-to-play early access as of today!

For all people who have previously played STO either through a paid account or just the 1 month trial can now gain early access to the Free-to-play experience of Star Trek Online. These people wont have to wait until January 17th! Here is the full press release… We are pleased to announce that the doors are opening a little early for Star Trek Online free-to-play for a limited set of people. Starting tomorrow (Thursday, January 5th), anyone with a lapsed...

Star Trek game 2012 Digital Extremes

New Star Trek Game screenshots revealed!

Between the two movies, the novels and the comics it is almost possible to forget that there also exists a console game set in the reboot universe. This Star Trek game has so far got the simple title ‘Star Trek’, it is produced by veteran game developer Digital Extremes. Digital Extremes is of course famous for games such as Unreal and Bioshock. Officially the game is slated to appear only on Xbox 360 and PS3, but a PC version can’t be excluded. The has got...

Star Trek Online Free To Play Intro!

Star Trek Online Free To Play Intro!

On january 17th of next year the long wait will finally be over. Star Trek Online will finally accept the free 2 play model to boost user numbers. The premise for this model is two tiered. Players can opt to keep their monthly payments and receive every benefit or ‘play for free’ but make micro transactions to get upgrades. On the website for the free 2 play model we have two cut scenes of the game in action. The voice-over is by Leonard Nimoy....

More ‘Adrift’ concept art from DontNod Entertainment.

More ‘Adrift’ concept art from DontNod Entertainment.

Ever since the announcement of Adrift, DontNod Entertainment’s first game, in late august this year the concept art for the game has been an instance sucess on the web. Personally, I have always been a little starved of Cyberpunk art and proper wallpapers are even harder to come by. For that reason I have uploaded the remaining concept art for the game onto this website for your perusal. As for the game, well, since august nothing new has been announced,...

Star Trek Online to become ‘Free to Play’!

Star Trek Online to become ‘Free to Play’!

Finally, after more than a year of rumors it is official…. Star trek Online will follow in the footsteps ‘Champions Online’ and “Lord of the Rings Online’ by becoming free to play. This means that players won’t be charged a monthly rate nor will they have to pay for the game in the shops, it is thought that just like many other F2P online games there will be microtransactions with which players can purchase upgrades and such. No such scheme...

‘Adrift’ game preview! GamesCom.

‘Adrift’ game preview! GamesCom.

Adrift is the first game from ‘Don’tNod productions’, a new studio from France. At this years GamesCom convention in Cologne they revealed the first details of ‘Adrift’ (working title), which is a shooter with adventure and rpg elements in a trend that has been popular for a few years. The game is obviously inspired by cyberpunk with its neon/high-tech look reminiscent of movies such as Blade runner and The Fifth Element. However, the choce of setting isn’t so odd for...

Deus Ex Human Revolution: Preview Build Review

Deus Ex Human Revolution: Preview Build Review

On certain torrent sites a preview build intended to review the game before release has been leaked. Though I cannot advice anyone to download it I will say that the incomplete version of the game already rocks (going down on comments from people who have downloaded it). If you cant wait for the final release on august 26 (Europe) or you want to check if your setup can handle the stiff requirements then go check it out. I think you know the...