Daily Archives: May 24, 2012

Steel Battalion Heavy Armor demo now available on Live

Steel Battalion Heavy Armor (360) Demo Launch Announcement - Screenshot 1

A playable demo for Steel Battalion Heavy Armor, the Kinect-only sequel to 2004’s Line of Contact, has launched on Live. The demo offers a chance for players to try the motion-recognition controls as well as experience the squad-relationship dynamics in the game’s first two levels.


Xbox 360 News

Mass Effect 3: Rebellion Pack DLC launching next week

Mass Effect 3 (360, PC, PS3) Rebellion Pack Release Date Announcement - Screenshot 1

Mass Effect 3 owners with access to the Galaxy at War component will be able to download the Rebellion Pack for free on May 29. The DLC drop, detailed below, adds two new maps, a new team objective, a new equipment slot, and new characters to multiplayer.


DLC, PC News, PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

Sleeping Dogs shows off even more guns, cars, and smashed faces

Sleeping Dogs (360, PC, PS3) May Screenshots Announcement - Screenshot 1

Square Enix has released some new shots for United Front Games’ upcoming open-world action game, Sleeping Dogs. The Hong Kong-based thriller follows undercover officer Wei Shen in his attempt to topple the Sun On Yee Triad. Players will be able to combat enemies using hand-to-hand melee moves, firearms, and cinematic environmental takedowns. Action will take place throughout the various districts of Hong Kong, with Wei capable of commandeering cars, motorcycles, and boats to quickly get around.


PC News, PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

Command & Conquer Tiberium Alliances launches online

Command & Conquer Tiberium Alliances (PC) Launch Announcement - Header

Command & Conquer has hit the free-to-play market today with the launch of Phenomic’s Command & Conquer Tiberium Alliances. The browser-based strategy game is cross-platform compatible, with cloud saving coming in the next few months to support continuous play across browsers, mobile devices, desktops, smartphones, and tablets.


PC News

Sega and Double Fine going down below in The Cave

The Cave (360, PC, PS3) Announcement - Screenshot 1

A subterranean adventure is afoot! Almost! Sega and Double Fine Productions have announced The Cave, a new adventure being directed by Ron Gilbert. Three explorers will put their unique skills to the test as they explore a wide variety of underground environments, including a medieval castle and amusement park. Those seem out of place, but that Ron Gilbert seems like a good kid, so we’ll take his word for it that the premier extreme spelunking sim wouldn’t include fake locations.


PC News, PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News