Splash Damage News


Batman: Arkham Origins shutting down multiplayer next month

By John Keefer, Nov 17, 2016 9:52am PST

Was anyone playing it anymore?


"Wow, forgot that game even had multipayer. I wanted to like it, but it just never grabbed me."

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Splash Damage in talks to be sold to Chinese Chicken supplier for no more than $150M

By Daniel Perez, Jul 11, 2016 6:40am PDT

It takes a tough Splash Damage to make a tender chicken.


"it was far too schizophrenic of a game to really work. fast paced Quake action doesn't really ..."

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Shacknews Live: Dirty Bomb with Splash Damage

By Shack Staff, May 29, 2015 8:30am PDT

We're going to be shooting each other in the face in Dirty Bomb for a few hours today, so come join us!


"Yep! I'm trying to have show important be a place where we can interact with devs and guests on ..."

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Splash Damage's Dirty Bomb enters open beta on June 2

By Daniel Perez, May 27, 2015 9:20am PDT

Dirty Bomb will be entering open beta on June 2, and to celebrate this announcement, a new video that asks the question "What is Dirty Bomb?" has been released.


Tempo is an iOS-exclusive shooter from Splash Damage

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 18, 2014 6:00am PST

The studio behind Brink, Enemy Territory: Quake Wars, and Dirty Bomb are now working on an iOS-exclusive shooter called Tempo.


"This is what they do. They make class-based FPSes. The video of Tempo seems to hint at a ..."

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Batman: Arkham Origins dev Splash Damage reveals new Dirty Bomb trailer

By Daniel Perez, Oct 29, 2014 8:05am PDT

Splash Damage is returning to its hardcore PC roots with the upcoming launch of Dirty Bomb. Here's some new info regarding the game.


"Actually,Splash Damage only did the MP for Arkham Origins.The main campaign was done by WB ..."

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Splash Damage's Extraction becomes Dirty Bomb again

By Ozzie Mejia, May 22, 2014 5:30pm PDT

Nearly a year ago, Splash Damage's Dirty Bomb became Extraction. Today, it is Dirty Bomb, once again.


"I think you meant to say, "Splash Damage blah blah blah bad game." I knew what you meant, though."

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Batman: Arkham Origins adds new LMS multiplayer mode

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 16, 2013 6:00am PST

Cor, that Batchap certainly is keen to beat up criminals. The fellow's taking his fight to a new Last Man Standing mode for Batman: Arkham Origins' multiplayer, released on Friday for PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. The mode dubbed 'Hunter, Hunted' brings more asymmetrical s...


Splash Damage's Extraction begins closed beta

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 16, 2013 4:45pm PDT

The first wave of invites for the closed beta of Splash Damage's Extraction went out today, giving players a chance to try out Objective, Stopwatch, and Execution.


"Fully agree. Also, they have a bad habit of pitching stuff that SEEMS like it would be awesome ..."

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Splash Damage's Dirty Bomb becomes Extraction, due 2014

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 27, 2013 7:30am PDT

Free-to-play publisher has picked up Splash Damage's Dirty Bomb, and announced plans to release it on PC in 2014 under the name Extraction. It's the first we've heard in a while from the Brink and Wolfenstein: Enemy Territory developer's F2P FPS, which is set in a terrorism-...


"At least this time it won't cost $60 to find out that the game has only 2 worthwhile maps and ..."

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Why Batman feels irrelevant in Arkham Origin's new multiplayer mode

By Kat Bailey, Aug 02, 2013 9:00am PDT

The central problem of Invisible Predator Online, Akrham Origin's new multiplayer mode: Batman isn't enough of a badass. In fact, he barely seems relevant.


"I almost feel like the best Batman multiplayer would be something like The Hidden or perhaps ..."

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Batman: Arkham Origins has 3v3v2 multiplayer mode

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 31, 2013 6:00am PDT

Batman: Arkham Origins will have online multiplayer. You're now free to debate the merits of this decision.


"Stopped reading at, "...and is being co-developed by Splash Damage, best known for their work on ..."

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Dirty Bomb enters closed alpha, shows off analytics

By Steve Watts, Jan 31, 2013 6:30am PST

Splash Damage's self-funded PC shooter Dirty Bomb has entered closed alpha today, and the studio has released a trailer showing off its analytics system and how it has already impacted the game in pre-alpha testing.


"Not seeing the problem here. It's a pretty effective gate to only let seriously interested ..."

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Splash Damage's Rad Soldiers hits iOS worldwide

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 19, 2012 10:35am PST

Splash Damage today officially launched worldwide its first mobile game, Rad Soldiers, following a test release in only a few countries a while back. Available for iThigs of most shapes and sizes, Rad Soldiers is a free-to-play, turn-based tactical, asynchronous multiplayer ...


"Just snagged it and played a couple of the challenges vs the AI. Immediate impression is that ..."

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Dirty Bomb debut gameplay trailer escapes London Bridge

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 14, 2012 6:00am PST

Splash Damage today released the first gameplay trailer for its new FPS Dirty Bomb and, as you might expect, it does look an awful lot like the class-based, objective-driven antics of Wolfenstein: Enemy Territory and Brink. While Dirty Bomg will be free-to-play at launch, yo...


"will give it a go (loved ET:QW also) however being the tank whore that I am I will reserve ..."

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