Do you love old games as we do? I can hear your screams crying about YES!!! Anyway Good Old Games adds Monolith’s FPS game game called Blood 2 to their store. Game is Windows XP, Vista and 7 32-Bit/64-Bit compatible and DRM-free of course. Also it has game’s soundtrack too. You can buy the game from GOG.com for only $5.99. Go and spill some blood.
Eidos and Crystal Dynamics released new screenshots and one artwork for their upcoming digital download only arcade game Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light. You can check out new screenshots from here.
Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light is the first download only title from Crystal Dynamics and the first Co-op Lara Croft game. A classic formula of puzzles, combat and exploration coupled with breath-taking visuals deliver this fast-paced, isometric gaming experience.
When Lara Croft finds the long lost Temple of Light in the mountains of Central America, she unwittingly frees an evil spirit determined to plunge the world into eternal darkness. Alongside Totec, a Mayan tribesman, you must hunt down the Mirror of Smoke in what will be a new and incredible adventure.
Famed fantasy artist Michael Komarck captures an intense and epic moment as we see Lara Croft and Totec fight for survival in the first official piece of key art for Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light.
Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light will be released on XBLA, PSN and PC this Summer
Bungie, known for Halo, Myth and Marathon, has entered into an exclusive 10-year partnership with Activision, to bring it’s next big multiplatform action game universe to market.
Under the terms of the agreement, Activision will have exclusive, worldwide rights to publish and distribute all future Bungie games based on the new intellectual property on multiple platforms and devices. Bungie remains an independent company and will continue to own their intellectual property. Additional terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
The groundbreaking alliance will provide Bungie its first such partnership since splitting off from Microsoft in 2007, significantly broadening its global reach by providing the resources and support to develop, distribute and release games worldwide on multiple platforms and devices.
Activision will broaden its portfolio with a new franchise from one of the industry’s most creative, successful and proven studios, whose games have sold more than 25 million units worldwide. To date, Bungie’s Halo games have generated approximately $1.5 billion in revenues, according to The NPD Group, Charttrack and GfK. Activision expects this agreement to be accretive to its operating margins as of the release of the first game.
“We chose to partner with Activision on our next IP because of their global reach, multi-platform experience and marketing expertise,” said Harold Ryan, President of Bungie. “From working together over the past nine months on this agreement, it is clear that Activision supports our commitment to giving our fans the best possible gaming experiences.”
“Bungie is one of the premier studios in our industry and we are extremely pleased to have the opportunity to work with their talented team over the next decade,” stated Thomas Tippl, Chief Operating Officer of Activision Blizzard. “Bungie has developed some of the most compelling and successful games, multiplayer experiences and thriving fan communities, and this alliance underscores our long-standing commitment to foster the industry’s best creative talent. Our unprecedented partnership with Bungie will enable us to broaden our pipeline of exciting new games as we continue to strengthen our industry position and pursue long-term growth opportunities.”
Blizzard released StarCraft 2 Beta client for Mac users. You can download the client from your Battle.net account. Just log in and you can see the client if you are an existing beta tester. Only US version available right now but Blizzard will release it for other regions soon.
Electronic Arts released the debut trailer of their sci-fi horror game. Visceral Games is developing the game for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360. Game will be released this fall. Check out the awesome trailer now.
Today we started our first contest ever – the Elliptic Twist High Score Contest!
Register NOW for your chance to win an iPod Touch, Amazon gift cards and our games! In order to win you need to play the online demo of our game Elliptic Twist and get the highest score on the leaderboard, that’s it! The contest is NOT limited to US residents – we love our international fans!
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