Gamescom 2010 News


Dawn of War 2 - Retribution Announced; Multiple Races in Campaign and New Faction [Updated]

By Brian Leahy, Aug 17, 2010 9:30am PDT

Though Relic has been teasing something for a bit, it didn't stop screenshots under the label of "Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II - Retribution" from trickling out ahead of any o


"Maybe the sister's of battle? they can be drafted into the inquisition."

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Dragon Age 2 Coming in March 2011 [Updated With Trailer]

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 17, 2010 8:38am PDT

[Update: 10:38am] As expected, the swish cinematic trailer has bee


"Horrible Music... doesn't even flow properly together... That being said, I'd be more ..."

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FIFA Soccer 11 Offers Goalie Control on Consoles, 11v11 Online Multiplayer

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 17, 2010 8:25am PDT

EA Canada's footy game FIFA Soccer 11 will allow players to take control of the goalkeeper on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, EA has announced during...


"But can you play the whole game as the keeper online? I think that is what they are driving at."

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Former Xbox Console-Exclusive Mass Effect 2 Headed to PS3 in January 2011 [Updated]

By Xav de Matos, Aug 17, 2010 7:48am PDT

[Update: 10:15am] EA has revealed that the PlayStation 3 version of Mass Effect 2 will featuresame content as originally released on the Xbox 360 and PC along with "hou


"Microsoft probably feels strongly that Sony should release God of War 1, 2, 3, Heavy Rain, ..."

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Kinect Support Conjured up for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Co-op Challenges

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 17, 2010 7:40am PDT

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows will boast a co-op challenge mode with Kinect support for casting spells on Xbox 360, EA revealed during its...


MS Announces Flight Sim 'Microsoft Flight'

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 17, 2010 7:00am PDT

As well as unveiling Age of Empires Online, Microsoft has used the Gamescom 2010 event to announce another nod to its PC gaming history--a new flight simulator. Developed internally at Mi


"I know, in development for who knows: 1,2 or even 3 years. What I called shit is the PR move ..."

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Age of Empires Online Announced for 2011

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 17, 2010 5:30am PDT

Ensemble's classic PC strategy series Age of Empires will return set in a persistent online world, Microso


"Agreed. This really breaks my heart and ensures there'll be no Mac version either. AoE games ..."

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Halo: Reach Trailer Introduces Noble Team

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 17, 2010 3:40am PDT

The members of Halo: Reach's starring squad Noble Team are introduced in a new trailer for Bungie's shooter prequel. Some are reckless but brilliant, others are brilliant but reckless, a fe


"Agreed, I always thought they were more akin to the military units as seen in the 1998 film ..."

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DICE Teasing Surprise at Gamescom 2010

By Brian Leahy, Aug 16, 2010 3:20pm PDT

DICE is starting the hype machine for Gamescom 2010 by promising "something great" at the show this year. This doesn't narrow it down, but I like...


"It has Ded servers. The only ? was about the new console content that was never meant to come to ..."

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Call of Juarez Dev's Racer 'nail'd' Lands Release Date

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 16, 2010 8:00am PDT

Call of Juarez developer Techland's off


"Reminds me of Downhill Domination for PS2. That game was kick ass."

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Deus Ex: Human Revolution Trailer Shows Gameplay

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 13, 2010 9:00am PDT

The first in-game Deus Ex: Human Revolution trailer has arrived to give a peek at the stealth, characters, action and ventilation shafts of Eidos Montreal's cyberpunk prequel. The


"Looks good! But there might be too many Triple A shooters coming out early in 2011 for this ..."

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Guild Wars 2 Playable at PAX and GamesCom; New Trailer Shows Gameplay

By Brian Leahy, Aug 10, 2010 2:00pm PDT

ArenaNet's Guild Wars 2 will be playable at PAX Prim


"i have 2 days registered for pax, friday and sunday will i be able to play it those days?"

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