Author: Juliette DF

  • Fable Trilogy coming this February

    Fable Trilogy has been confirmed for release on 7th February 2014. The collection will include Fable 2, Fable 3 and Fable Anniversary, the upcoming remake of the first game. The set will be available on the same day as Fable Anniversary, and all of them can be purchased separately on the Xbox Marketplace. The new listing…

  • Call of Duty: Ghosts first map pack coming this month

    The first of Call of Duty:Ghosts’ four downloadable map packs is due out on 28th January. The reveal was made by the official Call of Duty Instagram account in the form of a video with the caption “Something menacing is coming Jan. 28. Get ready for the #Onslaught. | #CODGhosts#COD #CallofDuty”. According to Call of Duty’s YouTube channel, Onslaught…

  • Maxis confirms SimCity offline mode

    Maxis Emeryville studio’s General Manager, Patrick Buechner has confirmed that the highly requested offline mode is coming to SimCity. In a blog article on the SimCity website, Buechner writes: “Yes, Offline is coming as a free download with Update 10 to all SimCity players. When we launch it, all of your previously downloaded content will be available to you anytime,…

  • Greg Martin passes away

    On 3rd January 2014, Bronty, a moderator on Nintendo Age forum posted a message announcing the passing of his friend, the illustrator Greg Martin. The post starts: “It is with a heavy heart that I announce today the passing of my friend Greg Martin. Greg was the exceptionally talented illustrator that created the packaging artwork…

  • Sony turning off Gran Turismo 5 servers

    Back in October 2013, Sony issued an “important notice […] regarding online games” on its PlayStation website, announcing that it will shut down servers for selecting games, which means their online features will no longer be available. Whilst PlayStation 3’s exclusive game PAIN has already been decommissioned on 26th November 2013 a few more games will…

  • Confessions of a Gamer – Just Smile and Nod

    Do you fall for the hype surrounding videogames? See what Juliette thinks of it and her response to it.

  • Call of Duty: Ghosts season pass confirmed

    Activision has announced the content on Call of Duty: Ghosts season pass. Retailing at £34.99, the season pass will include four downloadable map packs; Onslaught, Devastation, Invasion and Nemesis will be released episodically throughout 2014. “A four-part episodic Extinction experience” will also be available in the season pass, no details have be released about this…

  • PS4 available in 12 more countries

    Sony’s PlayStation 4 continues to roll out across the world and in a post on the PlayStation blog on Friday Sony confirmed that it was available to buy in the Czech Republic, Hungary, Greece, Slovakia, United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Quatar, Bahrain, Oman, and South Africa. This brings the number of territories the PlayStation is…

  • Two new Titanfall classes revealed.

    Two new Titanfall classes were revealed at the VGX awards by Respawn’s studio head Vince Zampella: the Ogre and the Stryder. The Ogre is the heaviest mech to have been revealed so far, it has a better armour but move slower than the other classes. Players will need to unlock it before being able to…

  • Tomb Raider Definitive Edition coming on new-gen consoles

    Xbox One and PlayStation 4 will be getting the critically acclaimed Crystal Dynamics’ Tomb Raider it has been confirmed on the game’s official Tumblr. The Definitive Edition will have graphical improvements and a tweaked version of Lara’s face for the new-gen platforms. This new version will also include the PC-only ‘next-fen hair’ which was made…