GC 2008 News


Leipzig Organizers Planning US Games Convention

By Chris Faylor, Aug 26, 2008 1:50pm PDT

With this year's Leipzig Games Convention boasting recording attendance numbers and a second Southeast Asian Games Convention planned, organizer...


"I've been attending Games Convention for several years now and to be honest, it's awesome. These ..."

- anal justice see all 11 comments

Left 4 Dead Delayed, Now Due November 18

By Chris Faylor, Aug 25, 2008 5:42pm PDT

Update: Left 4 Dead will hit North America on November 18, followed by a European release on November 21, Valve marketing VP Doug Lombardi informed...


"I'm actually kind of glad about this delay. There's so many games coming out this Fall again ..."

- Legolas5 see all 102 comments

New Halo Wars Screenshots Arrive

By Chris Faylor, Aug 25, 2008 9:25am PDT

While the 2008 Leipzig Games Convention is now over, that hasn't stopped Microsoft from sending over some Leipzig-branded screenshots of Ensemble...


"you should also note the number of records Mrs. Spears sells compared to real artists. Numbers ..."

- electric_wizard see all 15 comments

GC 2008: Project Origin Trailers

By Maarten Goldstein, Aug 23, 2008 5:52am PDT

Project Origin (PC, PS3, X360) has unfortunately suffered a delay, but hopefully soothing the pain are these new trailers from Monolith's F.E.A.R. sequel. Sec


"Does this thing have a coop feature/option or will someone have to make a mod for it like they ..."

- Dr_Cube see all 28 comments

Supersonic Acrobatic Rocket-Powered Battle-Cars: First Trailer Released

By Chris Faylor, Aug 22, 2008 5:12pm PDT

Developer Psyonix has provided the following glimpse of its car-powered sports title Supersonic Acrobatic Rocket-Powered Battle-Cars, coming this fall as a PS3 download.


"is this one of those flash games found on a website somewhere?"

- kaspyn see all 17 comments

Project Origin Delayed Until 2009

By Chris Faylor, Aug 22, 2008 2:37pm PDT

The release of Monolith's spooky shooter Project Origin (PC, PS3, 360) has been pushed out of this year and into 2009, the developer has revealed....


"whee, I'm just going to replay FEAR, and more importantly the NOLFs..."

- yuried see all 11 comments

Dragon Age: Origins Footage Features Intense Old-school Discussion

By Nick Breckon, Aug 22, 2008 11:42am PDT

If you're looking to get a feel for the writing in BioWare's old-school RPG Dragon Age: Origins, you're in luck: the below trailer is 99% cutscene. Dragon Age: Origins is scheduled for a PC release in 20


"Ugly people must die, dude. What planet are you from? Certainly not from our stunning and ..."

- RudyV see all 108 comments

MotorStorm 2 Trailer Explodes with Style

By Chris Faylor, Aug 22, 2008 9:58am PDT

Publisher Sony has provided a new trailer for Evolution Studios' Motorstorm: Pacific Rift, showcasing the various environments of the PlayStation 3 racer sequel due this fall.


"Wow I hear the song Tarantula from Pendulum. Gonna be a good soundtrack."

- .ka`boom.zZz. see all 14 comments

Sackzilla Ravishes New LittleBigPlanet Trailer, Screenshots Get Emotional

By Chris Faylor, Aug 22, 2008 9:33am PDT

The latest LittlBigPlanet trailer highlights the player-aided construction of the monstrous Sackzilla, while new renders and artwork show SockBoy running the emotional gamut.


"that must have been the japanese trailer, cuz i don't know wtf that was."

- duderonomy see all 29 comments

Left 4 Dead Trailer: Die, Die, Die My Darling

By Chris Faylor, Aug 22, 2008 8:36am PDT

Along with new Left 4 Dead screenshots, Valve has released new footage of the cooperative zombie shooter, which will infect PC and Xbox 360 on November 4.


"Metallica's new album hits stores September 12th!! New Album: Death-Magnetic ..."

- BuLL_2006 see all 107 comments

S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Clear Sky Screenshots Are Sunny

By Chris Faylor, Aug 22, 2008 8:21am PDT

As the worldwide September 5 release of S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Clear Sky (PC) draws near, developer GSC Game World has provided new screenshots from the...


"yeesh, I just noticed that. His hand looks like it was slammed in a car door....."

- cell9song see all 21 comments

Age of Conan Expansion Pack Arriving Next Year, DirectX 10 Screenshot Comparisions Hit

By Chris Faylor, Aug 22, 2008 8:09am PDT

Developer Funcom has announced that the first retail expansion pack for its mature PC MMO Age of Conan: Hyborian Adventures will hit next year....


"Ugh, the stupidity of you people, especially the people posting comments on this article. If you ..."

- zinfacter see all 45 comments

Left 4 Dead Screenshots: Zombies Attack!

By Chris Faylor, Aug 22, 2008 7:15am PDT

New screenshots from Valve's cooperative zombie shooter Left 4 Dead (PC, 360), due November 4, mark the latest media to emerge from the Leipzig...


"I really like the first shot too. Look at all those trees! The level design in the last 3 is ..."

- flasher 907 see all 13 comments

GC 2008: Codemasters Screenshots

By Maarten Goldstein, Aug 22, 2008 4:53am PDT

Media continues to trickle out of the Leipzig Games Convention. Here are screenshots from a few of Codemasters' upcoming games: Operation...


"Honestly? No, they didn't - the target renders are much, much, much more detailed. OFP2 screens ..."

- Dslyecxi see all 7 comments

Red Faction: Guerilla Screenshots Are Destructive

By Maarten Goldstein, Aug 21, 2008 6:48pm PDT

Yet more media is coming in from the Leipzig Games Convention, as THQ sends along new screenshots from Red Faction: Guerilla. The Volition...


"It will be followed by, SPACESIMS DONT SELL. which makes me very sad"

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