Daily Archives: July 8, 2011

GOG launches Summer Hidden Gem promo, Sanitarium 60% off

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Good Old Games is getting into the summer sale spirit with a new 18-day-long promotion, Summer Hidden Gems. The gems are a set of titles that the distributor feels need a little more attention. To see that they find their way onto more hard drives, GOG will pick a new title each day for the next 18 days to go on sale for 24 hours starting at 5:59 a.m. (EDT).

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Pre-order Deus Ex: Human Revolution at GameStop to enter Augment Your Living Room contest

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Square Enix is looking to up the pre-order ante with a new promotion for Deus Ex: Human Revolution. In conjunction with GameStop, gamers who pre-order Human Revolution at a participating store for the 360, PC, or PS3 will be entered into the Augment Your Living Room PowerUp Rewards contest. The winner will receive up to $20,000 in goods, ranging from a new television to home theater seating. The complete list of prizes is included below.

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PlanetSide 2 announced, screens released

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PlanetSide, one of the first massively multiplayer online first-person shooters, has been chugging along for over eight years now. While that’s impressive, fans have been itching for something more substantial than the random update for quite some time. Today, Sony announced that they are planning to deliver just that with PlanetSide 2. Auraxis will continue to host the war between the Terran Republic, New Conglomerate, and Vanu Sovereignty in their struggle for the planet’s remaining resources. Players will get to unlock traits and skill sets in a “free-form class-based” system as they level, as well as gain access to new squad options and vehicles. Days’ long battles will return as well, with hundreds of troops battling it out in the air, on the ground, and at sea.

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PC News

Two Worlds II – Pirates of the Flying Fortress screens released

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TopWare is calling adventurers back to Two Worlds II this September when Pirates of the Flying Fortress hits store shelves. Developer Reality Pump is not only revamping the engine and adding dialog animations, but also new voice over work, quests, equipment, and environments. To keep gamers up to date as to the expansion’s progress, TopWare has sent along some new shots. You can view the rest below.

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(Xbox 360 Review) Transformers: Dark of the Moon

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“…a bog-standard third-person shooter that is inferior in every way to its predecessor.”

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