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Retail forced Deep Silver to charge $5 for Metro: Last Light's ranger mode

By Andrew Yoon, May 10, 2013 1:30pm PDT

Koch Media global brand manager Huw Beynon admitted that "offering game content as a pre-order exclusive is a requirement by retail," while defending Metro's day one DLC.


"What a bunch of bull. They don't sell a box with $70 in it for $60; They sell DRM-riddled crap ..."

- Curike see all 25 comments

Metro 2033 novel included with PC version of Metro: Last Light

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 26, 2013 1:40pm PDT

PC versions of Metro: Last Light get one more special bonus: a free copy of Metro 2033: the novel.


"One thing about Eastern euro devs is that they are much more willing to take a chance and follow ..."

- cell9song see all 8 comments

Metro: Last Light trailer focuses on survival, weapons

By John Keefer, Apr 23, 2013 11:15am PDT

Deep Silver seems to think a survival guide will help you get through the post-apocalyptic Moscow subway underground of its upcoming Metro: Last Light. We'll go with that, and introduce you to part three of the series focusing on jury-rigged weapons and gas mask filters.


Metro: Last Light PC specs revealed

By John Keefer, Apr 17, 2013 12:30pm PDT

If you can't wait to get your hands on Metro: Last Light for the PC when it is finally released on May 14, then you should probably check you rig...


"Seriously? Everything in 2033 was directed towards creating atmosphere. Fog/smoke was ..."

- fuell see all 14 comments

Metro: Last Light trailer details factions, mutant tactics

By John Keefer, Apr 16, 2013 11:00am PDT

If you are buried in a subway system after a nuclear holocaust, it's good to have a plan. A new trailer for Metro: Last Light offers the second in a series of survival guides for getting out of the Moscow subway alive.


Saints Row, Metro films possible

By Steve Watts, Apr 12, 2013 7:30am PDT

Deep Silver parent company Koch Media is interested in making films of its properties, which includes Saints Row and Metro.


"I think I'll wait for the novelization of the film of the game of the book. "

- jccalhoun see all 12 comments

Metro: Last Light trailer teaches post-apocalyptic survival

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 09, 2013 8:00am PDT

Pop quiz, hotshot. You're dropped into the subways of post-apocalyptic Moscow where humanity cowers in the wake of nuclear war. What do you do? Once you've collected yourself and stopped rocking in a ball on the floor, that is. If you follow the survival guide in the new Met...


"This is good. Very good. There are obvious refinements and changes, but nothing substantial. ..."

- Wisp! see all 7 comments

Metro: Last Light preview: a breath of (fresh) air

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 21, 2013 8:00am PDT

Metro: Last Light doesn't captivate by innovating--instead, it shines through sheer polish, offering best-in-class visuals, satisfying battles, and an intricately detailed world to explore.


"They do seem like one of the better publishers out there, given how they support Egosoft with ..."

- Mr. Goodwrench see all 13 comments

Metro: Last Light 'Salvation' trailer is grizzled

By Steve Watts, Mar 19, 2013 11:30am PDT

Metro: Last Light's "Salvation" trailer shows just how dirty and pessimistic the future might be, before leaving room for a little hope.


"Looks really good, I like that there are tons of people around... hope the gameplay is good too."

- bigimp see all 2 comments

Metro: Last Light set for May 14 release by new publisher

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 01, 2013 6:00am PST

Metro: Last Light has been slightly delayed as it switched publishers in the wake of THQ's collapse, but not massively so. New publisher Deep Silver today announced that it'll arrive on May 14 after a little extra work, back a bit from the planned March launch. 4A Games' pos...


"In addition to a few months development time I'm sure but still a HELL of a deal!"

- nwillard see all 6 comments

THQ studios and games sold to Sega, Koch Media, Crytek, Take 2, and Ubisoft

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 23, 2013 12:30pm PST

In an auctioning process, THQ has sold many of its studios and upcoming games.


"THQ bought them for $10 million and sold them for $26 million, thats a pretty good profit!"

- quazar see all 137 comments

Metro: Last Light 'Ranger' difficulty comes in Limited Edition

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 14, 2012 6:50am PST

Metro: Last Light's hardcore 'Ranger Mode' difficulty setting "provides the definitive Metro experience," according to publisher THQ's creative strategist Huw Beynon. Yet it won't be included in the base game, oh no, rather you'll need to pre-order or buy it early to ensure ...


"Incredible, when I saw this headline I was going to post "I'll bet that the next step will be to ..."

- aoleon see all 21 comments

Metro: Last Light gameplay trailer shows off horrifying beasts

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 11, 2012 3:15pm PST

Finally, after so many live action trailers, THQ has finally cut a gameplay trailer for Metro: Last Light.


"Its probably the realtime lighting/shader work - looks like its more physically based rendering."

- hyperwired see all 7 comments

Metro: Last Light trailer focuses on model character

By John Keefer, Nov 30, 2012 6:45am PST

Moscow is a shell of it's former self in Metro: Last Light. THQ is using live-action trailers to get emphasize the post-apocalyptic feel of the game, and the latest revolves around a young model who has lost everything.


"If they're still around by the time the game is supposed to be shipped. Hopefully they will be."

- Mr.RGP see all 3 comments

Metro: Last Light live-action trailer is post-apocalyptic

By Steve Watts, Nov 26, 2012 4:00pm PST

Metro: Last Light has released a live-action trailer, cautioning you not to dismiss the crazy street preachers who warn of the end times.


"Guess you guys don't remember trailers/commercials for games in the 80s/early 90s lol. "

- k1ld0r see all 16 comments