How is Dragon Age: Inquisition shaping up?

By: Eddie Makuch BioWare executive producer Mark Darrah today penned a detailed blog post regarding the status of the studio’s long-in-development role-playing game Dragon Age: Inquisition, saying it has “come a long way” since the company last showed it at PAX Prime in August. Darrah also explained that BioWare has created a “Holiday Build” for the game, that is, a build of the game that … Continue reading How is Dragon Age: Inquisition shaping up?

Dragon Age III listed for Xbox One on Amazon

By: Eddie Makuch Amazon Italy has posted a product listing for Dragon Age III: Inquisition (via IGN ), suggesting the BioWare role-playing game is headed to the Xbox One. No other platforms for the game are listed. An Electronic Arts representative was not immediately available to comment. Dragon Age III was announced last September and will launch later this year, though EA has yet to … Continue reading Dragon Age III listed for Xbox One on Amazon

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Legendary Edition spotted

By:  Martin Gaston The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim could be getting a Legendary edition, if one retailer listing is correct. Polish retailer Ultima (spotted by Eurogamer Poland) listed the game with a June 7 release date, stating the Legendary Edition would include The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim and its three expansions Dawnguard, Hearthfire, and Dragonborn. The suggested retail price for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 versions–199.90 zł–would … Continue reading The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Legendary Edition spotted

Bravely Default: Flying Fairy headed west?

By:  Ehren Rivers Could this long-awaited 3DS RPG be on its way to North America and Europe? The folks over at Siliconera claim that they’ve got a number of reliable sources who say this ‘spiritual successor’ to Final Fantasy: 4 Heroes of Light is definitely getting localized. Although Square Enix has made no official announcement regarding the overseas release, if the Game Developer’s Convention contacts Siliconera mentioned are right … Continue reading Bravely Default: Flying Fairy headed west?

Cyberpunk 2077 has multiplayer

By:  Eddie Makuch Cyberpunk 2077 will have a multiplayer component. Developer CD Projekt Red managing director Adam Badowski confirmed the news toEurogamer, but did not go into greater detail. “It will be a story-based RPG experience with amazing single-player playthroughs, but we’re going to add multiplayer features,” Badowski said. Badowski also confirmed that Cyberpunk 2077 will not cast players as a pre-defined hero, but rather allow them to … Continue reading Cyberpunk 2077 has multiplayer

Witcher dev reveals new engine

By:  Eddie Makuch The Witcher developer CD Projekt Red today unveiled its newest game engine, the REDengine 3. The third iteration of the company’s in-house technology, the new engine has been built to develop open-world role-playing games with non-linear stories. “If we look at RPGs nowadays we find two approaches, one which emphasizes the story but limits the game world, and one that builds a vast, … Continue reading Witcher dev reveals new engine

Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers Coming Spring 2013

By: Spencer Pressly   (@torchwood4sp) North America will now be able to play the Sega Saturn classic Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers on the Nintendo 3DS. This version will include new gameplay features, enhancements, and a full English localization. This latest entry in the Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Summoner series will release sometime in Spring 2013. You will have to traverse this futuristic first-person … Continue reading Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers Coming Spring 2013

Fable II returns to Xbox Live

By: Eddie Makuch Fable II has returned to availability on Xbox Live following itsunexplained disappearance earlier this week. A Microsoft representative told GameSpot that an “isolated issue” affected the availability of Lionhead Studios‘ role-playing game on Games on Demand. “We have resolved the issue and the game is once again available. We apologize for any inconvenience this caused,” the statement reads. A GameSpot reader initially … Continue reading Fable II returns to Xbox Live

Cyberpunk 2077 detailed

By: Eddie Makuch Today during a presentation in Warsaw, Poland, CD Projekt Red announced the full title for its new Cyberpunk role-playing game. The project is now officially known as Cyberpunk 2077. Gamers may want to temper back their excitement for the project, as company cofounder Marcin Iwinski said the game is still in “early development.” Fans can stay up to date with the development … Continue reading Cyberpunk 2077 detailed

Dragon’s Dogma getting ‘major expansion’ in 2013

By: Eddie Makuch, News Editor Dragon’s Dogma will expand in 2013. Capcom today announced the Dark Arisen downloadable content for May’s well-received multiplatform role-playing game. The content is due out next year and is described as a “full-blown major expansion.” For now, concrete details on Dark Arisen are light, but Capcom did share a teaser trailer for the DLC (below). It spans 45 seconds and … Continue reading Dragon’s Dogma getting ‘major expansion’ in 2013