PAX 2011 News

advertisement

Recent Tags

Prototype 2 Preview

By Garnett Lee, Aug 26, 2011 4:00pm PDT

For PAX 2011, Activision brought out a "near alpha" version of Prototype 2, showing off the sequel's enhanced graphics and tweaked gameplay.

READ MORE >

"I'm iffy about them slowing the game down, since I rather liked the frenetic pace of the ..."

- three-d see all 9 comments

Halo Anniversary goes 3D; Reach weapons and abilities will see tweaks

By Steve Watts and Xav de Matos, Aug 26, 2011 11:30am PDT

Microsoft and 343 Industries announced today that Halo Anniversary and Halo Reach will both be getting the Magnum pistol, and Halo Anniversary will support 3D.

READ MORE >

"This post has been updated due to a few errors made based on information from a press release. ..."

- XAVdeMATOS see all 3 comments

Torchlight 2 priced at $20, final class revealed

By Steve Watts, Aug 26, 2011 10:15am PDT

Runic Games has announced that Torchlight II will launch at $20, and has revealed the final playable class in the game.

READ MORE >

"I would have payed more for this game... Thanks for not screwing us Runic"

- JUVE1986 see all 129 comments

Halo Anniversary Terminals change location, offer more info on different difficulties

By Xav de Matos, Aug 26, 2011 9:30am PDT

In an interview with 343's Frank O'Connor, he told Shacknews that Terminals in Anniversary change based on the game's difficulty.

READ MORE >

"I think it's because they're saturating their market. With this game they'll have released 5 ..."

- Peanut Fox see all 12 comments

Daily Filter: August 25, 2011

By Tyler J. Smith, Aug 25, 2011 6:00pm PDT

Today's Filter features a new prologue trailer for Dark Souls, a gameplay trailer for Aliens: Colonial Marines, screenshots for Trine 2, and much more!

READ MORE >

"Dognose posted a new article, Daily Filter * The band is currently signed with the label ..."

- Dave-A see all 7 comments

Quantum Conundrum announced, shares Portal DNA

By Steve Watts, Aug 25, 2011 12:30pm PDT

Portal creator Kim Swift has announced her next game, a first-person physics puzzler named Quantum Conundrum. It's due for PC, PlayStation 3, and Xbox 360 early next year.

READ MORE >

Mutant Blobs Attack announced for PS Vita

By Jeff Mattas, Aug 24, 2011 11:45am PDT

DrinkBox Studios announces, Mutant Blobs Attack, its first title planned for the PlayStation Vita.

READ MORE >

Go Home Dinosaurs! announced

By Jeff Mattas, Aug 23, 2011 1:45pm PDT

Go Home Dinosaurs! is announced by developer Fire Hose Games (Slam Bolt Scrappers), and will debut at PAX 2011.

READ MORE >

Square Enix bringing downloadable game from Portal project lead to PAX

By Xav de Matos, Aug 22, 2011 5:45pm PDT

Square Enix and Airtight Games will reveal its "top-secret" downloadable title during a panel at PAX, featuring members of the development team, including Portal project lead Kim Swift.

READ MORE >

"I heard she is, but the DRM specifies that you can only use it once, then you have to get a new ..."

- sogelegos see all 5 comments

Daily Filter: August 19, 2011

By Tyler J. Smith, Aug 19, 2011 8:15pm PDT

Today's Filter features four new trailers for Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine, a cinematic trailer for Might & Magic Heroes VI, a new trailer for Star Wars: The Old Republic, and much more!

READ MORE >

Shack PSA: PAX Prime 2011 schedule available

By Xav de Matos, Aug 08, 2011 3:45pm PDT

The PAX Prime 2011 schedule is now online, allowing those in attendance to decide which long lines they wish to stand in weeks before the show.

READ MORE >

"How many times does it need to be said? You can't judge a person's abilities by their ..."

- deject see all 20 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.

READ MORE >

The PAX 10 for 2011 revealed

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 08, 2011 3:15pm PDT

The Penny Arcade Expo (PAX) is a great venue for independent developers to show off their wares to thousands of hardcore gamers. This year, ten games have been selected--out of over 100 submissions--to become "the PAX 10."

READ MORE >

"Everyone give love to Atom Zombie Smasher since that's a shacker's game. (Blender)"

- Masem see all 8 comments