Gamescom 2011 News


FIFA Street returning in 2012

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 16, 2011 7:30am PDT

It's not quite 'jumpers for goalposts,' but EA is bringing back its bare-knuckle football series FIFA Street next year for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3.


Borderlands 2 trailer unleashes the Gunzerker

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 16, 2011 6:00am PDT

Borderland's dual-wielding slab of hulking man-muscle, the Gunzerker, explodes onto our screens in the first trailer for Gearbox's FPS-RPG sequel.


"That's what they said last time, but we still got stuck with a massive console UI, and a super ..."

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Daily Filter: August 15, 2011

By Tyler J. Smith, Aug 15, 2011 7:15pm PDT

Today's Filter features a trailer for Red Orchestra 2: Heroes of Stalingrad, a television spot for Deus Ex: Human Revolution, a behind-the-scenes trailer for Spider-Man: Edge of Time, and much more!


"my god these trailers suck. Best was deus ex, only because it was shiny... Spiderman had ..."

- Vogerl see all 2 comments

Dota 2 trailer emerges from Gamescom

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 15, 2011 3:30pm PDT

Can't make it to Germany to partake in the festivities? You can, at the very least, watch this debut CG trailer for Valve's Dota 2.


"I don't play Dota, never did, but I know from my experience with HoN and my friends experiences ..."

- rottdcorpse see all 118 comments

Daily Filter: August 12, 2011

By Tyler J. Smith, Aug 12, 2011 7:00pm PDT

Today's Filter features a new developer diary for Deus Ex: Human Revolution, a Gamescom 2011 trailer for Jagged Alliance Online, an NHL 12 unveil trailer, and much more!


"Jagged Alliance Online is one of my childhood gaming dreams come true. Can't wait to see how it ..."

- Poor Yurik see all 4 comments

Joe Danger: The Movie announced, is not an actual movie

By Steve Watts, Aug 12, 2011 9:45am PDT

Hello Games announced Joe Danger: The Movie today, a sequel to the PSN-exclusive title. This one promises more stunts with Joe's Hollywood career, and possibly more platforms as well.


Daily Filter: August 11, 2011

By Tyler J. Smith, Aug 11, 2011 8:00pm PDT

Today's Filter features a chaotic Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine developer diary, a 12-minute gameplay trailer for Saints Row: The Third, a teaser trailer for Sniper Elite V2, and much more!


Divinity studio announces spin-off, Dragon Commander

By Steve Watts, Aug 11, 2011 9:00am PDT

Larian Studios has announced Dragon Commander, a spin-off title set in the Divinity universe. The turn-based strategy RPG is due in 2012.


"what a cocktease of a trailer, actually more like a tease of a cocktease of a trailer"

- senor135 see all 7 comments

Daily Filter: August 10, 2011

By Tyler J. Smith, Aug 10, 2011 8:30pm PDT

Today's Filter features a new Guild Wars 2 trailer detailing the Sylvari, a features trailer for Ridge Racer Unbounded, new screenshots for The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword, and much more!


"amen to that. But there are so many games coming out these next 4 months, i'm glad it isn't ..."

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Dota 2 tournament to be live-streamed

By Steve Watts, Aug 10, 2011 3:15pm PDT

The million-dollar Dota 2 tournament to be held at Gamescom this year will be live-streamed online, making for our first look at the game in action.


"Youtube videos are not streamed (unless it's a live show), they're progressively loaded. A ..."

- zehh see all 24 comments

Strike Suit Zero announced for PC and PSN

By Jeff Mattas, Aug 09, 2011 1:45pm PDT

Developer DoubleSix reveals Strike Suit Zero, a space combat game with transforming spacecraft in development for PSN and PC.


"Judging by the screens, reminds me of Omega Boost. Interest piqued."

- hollowjack see all 6 comments

Starhawk space combat to debut at PAX, Gamescom

By Steve Watts, Aug 08, 2011 1:30pm PDT

Starhawk's senior producer talks about plans to show off the space combat at Gamescom and PAX, along with new revelations on the multiplayer options, a planned beta test, and unit balancing.


Daily Filter: August 3, 2011

By Tyler J. Smith, Aug 03, 2011 7:30pm PDT

Today's Filter features a multiplayer classes trailer for Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine, a mission pack trailer for Red Faction Armageddon, a fan-made Team Fortress 2 inspired movie, a red band trailer for Rise of Nightmares, and much more!


Tera to release in 2012, alpha and beta tests teased

By Steve Watts, Aug 03, 2011 8:45am PDT

Tera has been pushed slightly into spring 2012. An alpha test will begin later this year, and a beta test will start early next year.


"Man, this auto-loot pet is fucking retarded. Total waste of $15. It can't loot quest items."

- electroly see all 11 comments

Valve announces million dollar Dota 2 tournament

By Xav de Matos, Aug 01, 2011 5:10pm PDT

Valve has announced a million dollar tournament featuring Dota 2, which is set to take place in Cologne, Germany, during Gamescom 2011.


"^^ also a poor dota fan. like a crack addict or someone with stockholm syndrome. RIP jinky :("

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