Codemasters News


Overlord 2 Announced; Overlord Also Heading To Wii & Nintendo DS

By Maarten Goldstein, Aug 14, 2008 3:15am PDT

The fantasy action adventure game Overlord will be followed by a sequel next year, Codemasters and developer Triumph Studios anounced today.In...


"Hah yeah I quit at the sand level too. Game was fun and I loved seeing my character morph as I ..."

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F1 Racing Goes Multiplatform Care Codemasters

By Maarten Goldstein, May 09, 2008 2:56am PDT

Codemasters has announced that it has secured a license to create Formula One racing games, after Sony recently opted not to renew its deal. With...


"I really doubt it will be realistic. Look at the Racedriver GRID demo that just came out. I ..."

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Codemasters Acquires Sega Racing Studio

By Chris Faylor, Apr 25, 2008 3:55pm PDT

UK publisher Codemasters today revealed that it has purchased Sega's UK Racing Studio. Previous owner Sega recently announced its intent to close...


"I absolutely agree on the price point. It would have been a great 20-30 dollar game on the ..."

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Retail LOTR Online Expansion Announced

By Chris Faylor, Mar 14, 2008 8:09am PDT

Publisher Codemasters has unveiled the first retail expansion pack for Turbine's Tolkein-inspired PC MMO, The Lord of the Rings Online. A...


"If you can run this game in Vista at ultra detail, it's truly one of the best looking games ..."

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Overlord DLC Arrives, Urges Gamers to Go to Hell

By Chris Faylor, Feb 15, 2008 11:47am PST

Once expected to arrive in November, publisher Codemasters has released three batches of downloadable content for the Xbox 360 version of Triumph...


"Thanks for the tips, I started playing this game again around Christmas time and almost finished ..."

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Codemasters to Publish Jumpgate Evolution; Latest Screens Depict Pretty Space Stuff

By Chris Faylor, Jan 30, 2008 12:58pm PST

Codemasters has announced it will handle the North American and European publishing duties of NetDevil's PC space-action MMO Jumpgate Evolution....


"I might check it out if they release a trial/demo. If the combat's any good it might be worth ..."

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Peggle XBLA Confirmed, ESRB Rates Other Unannounced Games (Updated)

By Chris Faylor, Jan 08, 2008 3:00pm PST

Update: Peggle is indeed headed to Xbox Live Arcade and is tentatively slated for a Q2 release, a PopCap representative has confirmed to Shacknews....


"Popcap should nominate Remo as "Official Peggle Spokesperson." He's just such a huge fan."

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Sensible World of Soccer Fixed, Returns to Xbox Live

By Carlos Bergfeld, Dec 21, 2007 11:01am PST

The arrival of Kuju Sheffield's much-anticipated update to Sensible World of Soccer (X360) this week was marred by nonfunctional online play,...


"Just the trial seems very nice runs smooth, widescreen support."

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Sensible World of Soccer Removed from Xbox Live

By Carlos Bergfeld, Dec 19, 2007 10:42am PST

Once rumored as a summer release, fans excited for the online-enabled Xbox 360 version of Codemasters' Sensible World of Soccer (X360) had to wait...


"Why do the cheesy "lol zombie" route? Mutant League Soccer is the answer."

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Codemasters Reveals Emergency Mayhem Wii

By Chris Faylor, Dec 19, 2007 8:57am PST

Codemasters has pulled back the curtain on Emergency Mayhem for Wii, a mission-based mini-game title due out next spring. Built around chaos and...


"No comments? sheesh, ok, well, it looks like a kiddy version of crazy taxi with mini games ..."

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Codemasters Talks Project Strike Team, Few Details

By Chris Faylor, Dec 17, 2007 9:42am PST

Codemasters Guildford is preparing an original "character-driven action title" known as Project Strike Team, reports European gaming publication...


Turning Point: Fall of Liberty Occupation Trailer

By Chris Faylor, Dec 11, 2007 11:14am PST

Publisher Codemasters has released the latest trailer from Turning Point: Fall of Liberty, Spark Unlimited's alternate history shooter set in a...


"Oh, that sounds like a winner right there. Just imagine Hitlers face on the raging bulls."

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Overlord 1.4 Patch Released

By Maarten Goldstein, Dec 06, 2007 10:42am PST

A new Overlord patch has been released, updating the PC version of the game to v1.4. The 76mb download adds split screen support to the game, and...


"the one where you save and quit? yeah the 1st patch fixed that. Lame"

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No XBLA Release This Week, Upcoming Titles Listed and Pictured (Updated)

By Chris Faylor, Dec 03, 2007 10:07am PST

Update: New screenshots of the various upcoming titles have been added, including new pictures of Rez HD and N+. Original Story: There will be...


"I'm so glad there are demos for ALL arcade games, I don't know any of these games... Still ..."

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Race Driver One Renamed GRID, Platforms Listed

By Chris Faylor, Nov 29, 2007 9:23am PST

Announced earlier this year as Race Driver One, Codemasters has renamed its upcoming on-road racing title GRID for North American audiences and...


"Forza 2 is an excellent choice for GT lovers. I am MatzL.E. and I have switched."

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