Tag Archive: Video Games


Microsoft Xbox One E3Microsoft on Monday on the conference-exhibition E3 in Los Angeles presented a few new games, focused on the game console Xbox One, which is expected to release in November this year.

Last month, the company showed the console itself, and also briefly spoke about its non-gaming capabilities.

Now the presentation was almost entirely devoted to games for Xbox One.

Perhaps the biggest and most anticipated announcement was the presentation of the traditional flagship Xbox – shooter Halo, the fifth version of which is to continue the tradition of the main line. The paradox with Halo 5 is that there is still Halo was the “locomotive” for the Xbox and leaving either a new Xbox, or any of its hardware upgrades that come out and the new Halo. However, this time it will not be so:  Xbox One will be released in the autumn, whereas Halo 5 only in the first half of the year 2014. Continue reading

PS4 Xbox One E3Ubisoft and Electronic Arts presented a new games for the PS4 and Xbox One

Games publishers, the company Ubisoft and Electronic Arts, independently of each other in the framework of ongoing conference E3, presented their gaming news.

In total, the two companies have shown nearly two dozen new games as well as extensions of previously released projects. Presented how the projects for the new Xbox One, and for the Playstation 4.

Among the announcements of Ubisoft can be distinguished projects such as Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag, Just Dance 2014, Watch Dogs and Tom Clancy’s The Division. Ubisoft reported that in October this year will release the game Rocksmith in 2014, is a music simulation game console. Along with him, Ubisoft also presented and Just Dance in 2014, continued her dance simulator. Both games come out like on Xbox One, and the PS4. Continue reading

Halo Spartan AssaultYesterday, Microsoft announced the release of Halo for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8, that is, in the near future the game will appear on tablets and mobile devices.

One of the most successful, famous and stunning series of first-person shooters – Halo – returns to its original platform. Yes, we’re talking about Halo for Windows, but it goes on the long-awaited version of the game for the PC.

Halo: Spartan Assault – the official name of the new project. The events of this game will take place in the period between the time of action of Halo 3 and Halo 4. Commander Sarah Palmer and Spartan Davis will be the main characters of the story. Halo: Spartan Assault – is a shooter with intuitive touch controls, which is designed exclusively for mobile devices. Continue reading

League of LegendsThe company Riot Games, developer of the world famous game League of Legends, released yesterday truly impressive cinematic video League of Legends.

Video shows us a really exciting battle of the main characters of the game. But the most surprising and worthy of special mention is how well and worked out in detail and shows every character in the video (which, by the way, creating almost a year!). Continue reading

Need For Speed: Rivals Electronic Arts May, 23, 2013 officially announced the new Need For Speed, which is called Need For Speed: Rivals.

The new part of the game, created by the studio Ghost Games in collaboration with Criterion Games, scheduled to release for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 (November 19, 2013) and for the next-gen consoles PS4 and Xbox One at the time of their release.

Need For Speed: Rivals developed and for the PC, although the official date of release for this platform yet. Continue reading

GAME ENGINES VULNERABILITIESIndependent specialists in IT security have found serious vulnerabilities in software engines of some very popular games, first person shooters.

Identified bugs allow an attacker to compromise a serveroy operators of games, and computers themselves gamers.

Security experts Luigi Auriemma and Donato Ferrante of the company Revuln found faults in the subsystem with computer memory and the possibility to exchange buffer overflow in such developments as the CryEngine 3, Unreal Engine 3, Hydrogen Engine and id Tech 4. On the basis of these engines run games such as “Quake 4,” “Crysis 2,” “Homefront,” “Brink,” “Monday Night Combat,” “Enemy Territory: Quake Wars”, “Sanctum”, “Breach,” ” Nexuiz “and many others. Continue reading

Beyond: Two soulsThis weekend, the company Quantic Dream at Tribeca Film Festival in New York, presented its new project Beyond: Two Souls.

The game creators have presented to the public not only entertaining trailer, but the 35-minute gameplay video that reveals the basic plot Beyond: Two Souls. In the trailer, which is a kind of pre-history to the game, were shown excerpts from the early childhood of the protagonist – Jody Holmes, which caused her a very difficult future. A 35-minute video gives us is a better picture of what is happening with the 15-year-old girl, with which it has to face in the fight for his life. Continue reading

Total War Rome 2Creative Assembly at last showed the full version of fight in the Teutoburg Forest from a teaser of Total War: Rome 2 which was published several months ago.

Developers showed a gameplay of the whole fight mission which pleased not only a beautiful gameplay, but also detailed study even the smallest details.

This historic battle between the Roman army and the Germans, which was the basis for famous sayings “Quintilius Var, give me back my legions,” clearly showed how much (for the better) changed Total War: Rome 2. To begin with, the tactical map – this is what was missing in the first part, and the camera view behind the squad will help you relive memorable moments of any participant in the forefront of the battle. Continue reading

Alienware X51Alienware and Dell introduced gaming PC based on Linux

Alienware, a division of Dell, specialized in manufacturing high-end PC for gamers, has presented the first model of a gaming computer, comes preloaded with Linux.

Model Alienware X51 is available in complete co specially adapted distribution Ubuntu 12.04, which are pre-fresh NVIDIA proprietary drivers and provided the ability to quickly install Linux-version of the client for the service delivery of games Steam.

As the advantages of Ubuntu is mentioned in the description of the model mix of style and ease of use, flexibility and openness, performance and security. Continue reading

Dead Island RiptideVideo Game Dead Island: Riptide is now available for pre-order on Steam

Techland opened access to pre-order Dead Island: Riptide. Sequel to the famous horror film tells the story of those who have managed to escape death and escape from the island.

The players have to get back into this nightmare, after the ship is infected and rescuers swooped on a reef near the island Palanai. Horror survivors becomes even stronger when they learn that it is a huge resort with lots of people (even though people among them remained, alas, a little). Detail about the plot, you can find out from the start trailer the below. Continue reading

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