MotorStorm Apocalypse

PS3 / Racing / Release: May 3, 2011 / ESRB: T

Hacking the Left 4 Dead Demo: Split-Screen Co-op, Playable Zombies, and Custom Maps

By Blake Ellison, Nov 07, 2008 3:32pm PST

Fans have had a field day with exploring what's possible in Valve's Left 4 Dead since the demo for the PC version was unlocked for pre-order...


"You can enable 3rd person view also. type, 'bind <key> thirdpersonshoulder' in the ..."

- X-Nice see all 66 comments

Shack PSA: Left 4 Dead Demo Released

By Nick Breckon and Chris Faylor, Nov 06, 2008 7:25am PST

Update: Right on time, the Left 4 Dead PC demo has been released via Steam and is now accessible to those that have pre-ordered the game. The demo...


"Based on my experience with the demo, this will be an awesome game with lots of replayability. ..."

- ManiacalMoose see all 396 comments

Steam Cloud Launching With Left 4 Dead; Custom Settings To Be Automatically Backed Up, Applied

By Chris Faylor, Nov 03, 2008 11:15am PST

Valve today confirmed that its cooperative zombie shooter Left 4 Dead, due November 18, will be the first game to pack support for its free Steam...


"Yet another reason why all PC digital distribution should just bow before Valve and drop their ..."

- hillemania see all 62 comments

Valve Releases the Four Minute Left 4 Dead Intro

By Nick Breckon, Oct 31, 2008 6:16pm PDT

Just in time for Halloween, Valve has released the introduction for its cooperative zombie shooter Left 4 Dead. The over four-minute, entirely in-engine movie was created by the same internal Valve team that produced the acclaimed Team Fortress


"Maybe it was just my monitor but i couldn't see half the crap that went on in the video lol. ..."

- Trikky0219 see all 241 comments

Left 4 Dead TV Spot Released

By Maarten Goldstein, Oct 30, 2008 10:27am PDT

As part of their Left 4 Dead advertising campaign, Valve will run ads on television channels starting November 8. The first TV spot is now available online, featuring footage from the game's opening sequence.


"Was going to buy retail box, but no longer thanks to EA's latest "banned from games" stunt. ..."

- boulder94 see all 63 comments

Left 4 Dead Tops Orange Box Pre-orders by 95%, Valve Launches New Contest

By Nick Breckon, Oct 28, 2008 4:30pm PDT

Pre-sales of Valve's zombie shooter Left 4 Dead (PC, 360) are outperforming those of the company's hit game collection The Orange Box by nearly...


"Good. More money for Valve is good. Happy to see them doing well."

- Marrbe see all 47 comments

Left 4 Dead Screenshots Illuminate Airport Campaign

By Nick Breckon, Oct 28, 2008 2:47pm PDT

Publisher Electronic Arts today released probably the best batch of screenshots I've seen from Valve's multiplayer zombie shooter Left 4 Dead (PC,...


"they keep changing the characters, the original ones were fine, damn."

- .ka`boom.zZz. see all 41 comments

Valve Confirms Left 4 Dead Demo Date, Early Access for Pre-orders

By Blake Ellison, Oct 28, 2008 12:45pm PDT

Valve has responded to reports yesterday that the demo for its zombie-escaping shooter Left 4 Dead (PC, 360) will arrive on November 6 for...


"i wonder if this is in fact a "demo", or they are just essentially releasing the game early a ..."

- gibbo see all 60 comments

Left 4 Dead Demo Date Tipped by GameStop Promotion, Early Access for Pre-orders

By Blake Ellison, Oct 27, 2008 11:21am PDT

The demo of Valve's Left 4 Dead (PC, 360) has been promised for early November, and it will be even earlier for those who pre-order the game...


"by judging the pics i have to ask: what year we have actually? 2002? kool!"

- apfelstrudel2 see all 27 comments

Left 4 Dead System Requirements Updated

By Chris Faylor, Oct 21, 2008 5:55pm PDT

Valve has issued a new set of system requirements for the PC version of its cooperative zombie shooter Left 4 Dead. While the list is nearly...


"so then this prolly will run on my macbook then. sweet! time to preorder!"

- sanewave see all 79 comments

Left 4 Dead Screenshots: Playable Zombies

By Chris Faylor, Oct 20, 2008 1:07pm PDT

Accompanying our recent hands-on preview of Left 4 Dead's playable undead, Valve has released new screenshots from the 8-player zombie vs. survivor...


"i have a mackbook and i run tf2 decently on it when i lower everything to bare minimum...you ..."

- sanewave see all 31 comments

Left 4 Dead Ads Infect San Francisco Subway

By Chris Faylor, Oct 20, 2008 11:06am PDT

While advertisements for Bethesda's Fallout 3 appear in Washington DC's Metro Center station, Shacknews has discovered that a variety of ads for...


"i see the fools have worked out the hand should be on the Left where the game box art is on the ..."

- spaceyme see all 31 comments

Left 4 Dead Interview: Versus Mode, Demo Details, and the Joy of Vomit

By Nick Breckon, Oct 16, 2008 4:38pm PDT

After playing through a bunch of Left 4 Dead's Versus mode--impressions of which can be found here, along with new video--I sat down with Valve...


Left 4 Dead Footage: Playable Infected in Versus Mode

By Nick Breckon, Oct 15, 2008 11:01pm PDT

To go along with our lengthy hands-on impressions, we also have a little shaky-cam footage of Left 4 Dead's Versus mode. Shown here is the game played from the perspective of a Hu


"The player didn't really do well, but i think that this game is going to be great. I like the ..."

- shwortdogg see all 39 comments

Left 4 Dead Preview: Hands-on Impressions of the Playable Zombies in Versus Mode

By Nick Breckon, Oct 15, 2008 10:51pm PDT

Versus mode is not at all what people will expect from a "horror game." It's funny. It's hilarious fun. It brings out the twisted monster in all of us--the monster that doesn't care about cooperation, and only wants to grab a friend from across the room a