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  • PES 2011 to get new DLC pack on March 15

    Earlier this month PES team leader Jon Murphy on Twitter said that a new DLC content will be coming out for PES 2011 in mid-March, and now details regarding this new DLC content has been revealed.

    PES 2011 screen

    This will be the third DLC pack for PES 2011, and will feature the following content:

    • Team updates to reflect winter trades
    • Sweden and Spain uniform updates
    • Cleats!

    It will be coming out on March 15 for PS3 and Xbox 360. Gamers can downlaod the DLC from "Extra Content -> Data Pack menu"

  • Deus Ex: Human Revolution release date announced

    Guys the release date for the much awaited and highly anticipated Deus Ex: Human Revolution has been revealed, EB Games Australia  just a while ago on its official twitter account has announced that Deus Ex: Human Revolution will launch on 25 August.

    Deus Ex: Human Revolution

    Check out what EB Games wrote on Twitter:

    OMG! Make sure you watch this space tomorrow for an ultra EXCLUSIVE Australian announcement about Deus Ex: Human Revolution! XD

    So guys don't waste your time and first mark the date on your Calendar as a reminder.

  • Dragon Age II for PC gets High Resolution textures pack

    Bioware, Dragon Age II developer has just released an optional high resolution texture pack for PC version of the game. The pack is currently avaialble for download from Bioware Social Network, size of is 1.08GB.

    Dragon Age II screen

    The pack is jam-paced with high resolution texture, according to the details this will add the option to enable higher detail replacements for most textures in game. A big difference will be noticed on level art especially.

    Once its get downloaded and installed, gamers need to enabled the pack via game's "MENU" option. For better result and performance Bioware recommend has listed some system requirements for it 1024 MB graphics card and DirectX 11.

    You can get the pack here.

  • The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings Price dropped

    GOG has announced a pre-order price drop for The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings Digital Premium Edition in United Kingdom. The Witcher 2 now has a price tag of £29.99, however pre-order price tag for it via GOG is £26.99. This new price is applicable to existing pre-orders and also to the new ones.

    The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings screen

    Lukasz Kukawski, PR and marketing manager, said in a press release that the pre-order price drop is a response to currency discrepancies

    “We do our best to provide our users with the lowest possible prices here at GOG,” he said,

    “And we’re happy to announce that we’re able to make another great deal here.

    “With The Witcher 2 Digital Premium Edition we introduced the ‘Fair Price Package’ to compensate for the price difference for customers who pay in Euros and British pounds sterling vs. those who pay in USD.”

    The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings is slated to release on May 17 for PC.

  • New Tomb Raider movie officially announced

    Crystal Dynamics has officially announced that GK Films has acquired the rights for the Tomb Raider film, and it is slated to release in 2013.

    Giving out the details Graham King said, “We are very excited to be rebooting what is already a hugely successful film franchise and continuing the Tomb Raider phenomenon,”

    Tomb Raider

    The movie will be produced by Graham King and Tim Headington and it will create daring new adventures for the young and dynamic Lara Croft. The previous two movies in the franchise was released by Paramount Pictures, the lead role in both the movies was played by Angelina Jolie. Both film grossed $432 million worldwide.

    A lead actress for this new movie is not yet announced, we are asking you guys whom you want to see play the role of Lara Croft?.

  • Rockstar to release LA Noire 2nd gameplay footage on Wednesday

    Rockstar has officially announced that second gameplay video for their upcoming game title LA Noire will release on Wednesday (March 9). The publisher also revealed this new gameplay footage will mainly focus on Investigation and Interrogation.

    LA Noire PS3 boxart

    The video will release on Wednesday at 12pm EST (5pm UK GMT).

    LA Noire is slated to release on May 17 in United States, and on May 20 in Europe. Check out the pre-order bonus details from various retailer here.

  • Crysis 2 PC multiplayer demo patch 1.2 available now

    Crytek and EA has just released a patch v1.2 for Crysis 2 PC multiplayer demo. This new update for the demo addresses many issues found in the initail release. The patch size is around 38MB .The complete change log details for the update is also out now, you can check it out below.

    Crysis 2

    Here is the list:

    • "Press Start to Begin" has been changed to "Press Enter to Begin" on the main menu
    • Ping changes in server browser - no ping for anyone now (all 0) - "Crytek is working very hard to fix this for the shipping game"
    • Fixed crash if getting force disconnected from a dedicated server (although the force disconnect issue has been resolved anyway)
    • Account creation now works properly
    • G35 headset fix now implemented
    • People not able to sign in with certain characters such as "-" or "numbers" in their username, now can

    NOTE: The Update is now live and will auto-patch when you start the game

  • SOCOM 4 PS3 Trophies List

    SOCOM 4 Trophies list for PS3 is out now. No doubt SOCOM 4 is one of the much awaited game title of 2011. It is slated to launch on April 19, still more than a months time period is left for its release however fans need not have to wait that long to know the details regarding the Trophies in the game.

    SOCOM 4 boxart

    Given below are list of trophies in the game along with the detail hints on how to earned it. Check them out, here is the list for you

    Bronze

    Elite Ops
    Complete a Story Campaign mission on Elite Difficulty

    N00b
    Complete a Competitive Multiplayer game

    Good Game

    Complete a Competitive Multiplayer game of every gametype

    Combined Assault

    Complete a Custom Campaign mission in Co-op

    Extra Credit

    Complete a Custom Campaign mission in Single-player

    Government Spending
    Call in a total of 10 airstrikes during your career

    Death From Above
    Eliminate 5 enemies with a single airstrike

    Repo Man
    Destroy a total of 50 vehicles during your career

    Unseen Strike
    Stealth kill a total of 10 enemies in a single mission

    Grenadier
    Eliminate a total of 25 enemies with explosives during your career

    Crowd Control
    Eliminate 3 enemies with a single explosive

    Century Slayer

    Eliminate a total of 100 enemies during your career

    Melon Hunter
    Eliminate a total of 100 enemies with a headshot during your career

    Hat Trick
    Eliminate 3 enemies in a row with headshots

    Vorpal
    Eliminate a total of 25 enemies with melee attacks during your career

    Combat Medic
    Execute a total of 25 teammate revives during your career

    Armed to the Teeth
    Unlock all weapons for use in Campaign Mode

    I Call Her Vera
    Master a weapon in any mode

    Oracle
    Collect an Intel item in a Story Campaign mission

    Hidden Trophies (15)

    Silver

    Covert Ops

    As Forty-Five, successfully maintain stealth in a Story Campaign mission

    Over Achiever

    Complete a Custom Campaign mission on every map in either Single-player or Co-op

    Millennial Slayer

    Eliminate a total of 1000 enemies during your career

    Expert Tactician

    Complete a Story Campaign mission using only your teammates to eliminate enemies

    Information Warfare
    Collect all Intel in the Story Campaign

    Hidden Trophy
    (1)

    Gold

    Best of the Best

    Complete the Story Campaign on Elite Difficulty

    Above and Beyond
    Complete a total of 100 objectives during your career

    Shiny!
    Master a weapon of each class in any mode

    The Elite 45th
    As Forty-Five, stealth kill a total of 45 enemies in the Story Campaign

    Platinum

    All is Said, All is Done
    Obtain all Bronze, Silver, and Gold Trophies in SOCOM 4

  • Resistance 3 first multiplayer gameplay footage out

    Sony has just released a very first video footage for the much awaited and highly anticipated game title Resistance 3. The video footage is from the multiplayer portion of the game.

    Resistance 3 boxart

    Last Week at GDC, Sony revealed the details regarding game's multiplayer mode, 16-player online will replace the 60-player count from Resistance 2. Check out more details for it here, but before that watch of the video below:

    Resistance 3 will launch on September 6 in United States for Playstation 3.