Developer- and Publisher-specific Articles: Sandbox

New Grand Theft Auto V trailers reveal more about the big three

A trio of trailers has been released for Grand Theft Auto V, dubbed the Michael. Franklin. Trevor trailers. Each of the three characters features prominently in the storyline as their lives interconnect throughout the game, and the trailers reveal a little more about their respective corners of Los Santos.

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Saints Row IV pre-order Commander in Chief Edition announced

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Deep Silver will be upgrading all pre-orders of Saints Row IV to the Commander in Chief Edition. The next entry in the series will put players in the shoes of the President of the United States during an alien invasion, and the bonuses will help even the odds. The upgrade includes the Screaming Eagle, a weapon that fires rockets and stuns enemies with a Sonic Scream attack, an Uncle Sam uniform, and the all-purpose, American Army Knife-styled ‘Merica weapon.

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ArkCo Operatives revealed in new Edge of Space

A new trailer has launchd for HandyMan Studios’s upcoming survival-exploration platformer Edge of Space. The latest footage features the ArkCo Operatives, employees of one of the game’s four main tech conglomerates, ArkCo. Trained for deep space exploration, the operatives are skilled in mining, combat, and surviving in harsh environments.

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Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories, Vice City Stories now on PSN

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Rockstar has added two new to the PS2 Classics library, Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories and Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories. Liberty City Stories, originally released in 2005 for PSP and 2006 for PS2, follows Tony Cipriani’s struggle for power in 1998. Vice City Stories, released in 2006 for PSP and 2007 for PS2, follows Victor Vance’s earlier efforts to run his own crew and battle a drug cartel in 1984.

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Grand Theft Auto V box art revealed

Grand Theft Auto V (360, PS3) Box Announcement - Header

Rockstar has released the official box art for Grand Theft Auto V. The styling takes after the previous releases, and features the game’s three main characters: Michael, Trevor and Franklin.

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See more of Los Santos in new Grand Theft Auto V screenshots

Grand Theft Auto V (360, PS3) March Media Announcement - Screenshot 1

Rockstar has released 10 new screens from Grand Theft Auto V. Some scenery, skydiving, scuba-diving, and cycling about are on show. Give ‘em a look below.

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Sleeping Dogs – Year of The Snake DLC launches for consoles, PC

Sleeping Dogs (360, PC, PS3) Year of the Snake DLC Launch Announcement - Screenshot 1

Another new content pack has launched for Sleeping Dogs, Year of The Snake. The add-on takes place after the main storyline as Wei Shen, now back in the ranks of the Hong Kong Police Department, is tasked with taking down a murderous doomsday cult, the Cult of the Snake. He must find and stop the cult before midnight, their designated Judgment Day. Additions include new missions, side activities, outfits, abilities, a tear gas launcher and an electroshock pistol.

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New feature trailer released for Edge of Space

Reverb Publishing has launched a new feature trailer for HandyMan Studios’s Edge of Space. The footage shows a little of everything: some combat, platforming, crafting, monsters, and mechs. The upcoming space-based sandbox title tasks players with using or battling each of the above to terraform a distant planet alongside other players.

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Sleeping Dogs dabbles in car combat with Wheels of Fury

Sleeping Dogs (360, PC, PS3) Wheels of Fury DLC Launch Announcement - Screenshot 1

Wei Shen returns to Hong Kong’s mean streets today with the launch of Wheels of Fury. The mission-based pack includes the game’s first weaponized vehicle, an upgradeable supercar sporting the latest in drug-running technology, roof-mounted machine guns and an EMP pulse weapon. New weapons will become available after each of the five missions, with the ultimate goal being to give the 18K gang the boot from your territory.

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Edge of Space box art, new screens revealed

Edge of Space (PC) Box and Media Announcement - Screenshot 1

HandyMan Studios has revealed more of their progress on Edge of Space, their upcoming space-based sandbox survival-adventure. The latest batch of media includes some new screenshots as well as the final box art. Edge of Space is currently in beta but available for pre-order, with early adopters receiving access to the beta and a discount, from $14.99 to $9.99, at Desura and Digital Rain Games.

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