Daily Archives: September 30, 2011

Syndicate – release date, pre-order info announced

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Electronic Arts has announced that Starbreeze’s remake of the Bullfrog classic Syndicate will hit store shelves early next year, on February 21. The strategy-turned-first-person shooter is set in 2069 when the world’s corporations, free from pesky governments getting in their way, fight for global domination. Populations are controlled through bio-chips, and you play the role of one such unfortunate soul: Eurocorp’s newest prototype agent, Miles Kilo. Milo’s implant allows him to be an even deadlier soldier for the company, giving him the ability to see through walls, hack enemies and locks, and slow down time.

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PC News, PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

Psychonauts returns with new version on Steam for PC, Mac

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Double Fine has revisited their fan-favorite action-platformer Psychonauts with a new Mac version, new iOS “companion” app, and updated PC version. Steam users can download the PC update now, which includes achievements, cloud saves, and a tweak to make Meat Circus a touch easier. Dracogen handled the port to Mac OS X, which is also available on Steam, as well as the Mac App Store and other digital outlets.

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Apple Handheld, PC News

Sam takes a breather, Serious Sam 3: BFE pushed back to November

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Croteam has decided to give PC gamers a respite from the onslaught of the relentless, violent hordes itching to get at Sam. Originally scheduled to launch on October 18, the studio has sent word that Serious Sam 3: BFE has been pushed back to November 22.

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PC News

Metal Gear Solid HD Collection getting the Limited Edition treatment

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A special Limited Edition release of Metal Gear Solid HD Collection will ship alongside standard copies this winter. In addition to the cosmetic changes—1080p graphics, 60 frames per second, tweaked interfaces, etc.—and handful of gameplay enhancements, primarily for the transition of Peace Walker from the PSP to PS3, gamers who snatch up the premium version will also receive a 248-page art book, The Art of Metal Gear Solid, and packaging created by series lead artist, Yoji Shinkawa.

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PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

(PlayStation 3 Review) Renegade Ops

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“One part Super Off Road, two parts Jackal, and a splash of Just Cause 2, Renegade Ops is a glorious over-the-top twin-stick shooter with action to spare.”

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PlayStation 3 Reviews