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  • First Mass Effect 3 multiplayer details revealed?

    So far Bioware has not revealed any details related to multiplayer element of next game in Mass Effect franchise, "Mass Effect 3". But now a source close to "tbreak" has confirmed that the upcoming action-RPG will have a multiplayer campaign, and Bioware will revealed it at the end of the year.

    Mass Effect 3

    Some important points related to the multiplayer campaign was also revealed by the source, check it out below:

    • The game will feature a Horde style multiplayer mode with “crap loads” of maps.
    • It will also have the regular modes such as Deathmatch, Team Deathmatch and Capture the Flag.
    • The Horde mode will have objectives like Capture The Flag, King of the Hill, and simple shoot-to-kill ‘waves’ as well.
    • Up to four players can play cooperatively in the Horde mode.
    • Maps are “fairly small” but well designed.
    • Players can choose from 6 different classes, or use a prebuilt one’s. Our source didn’t confirm what those classes were, but we reckon all those from ME2 will be present.
    • There will be a level cap of 60.
    • Some of the enemies were confirmed as well: Geth, Marauders, Husks, and a new enemy type called Brutes. The source described them as insanely “huge ass”.
    • The game will also feature a ‘multiplayer store’. The store will carry upgrades for weapons, etc. and other items.
    • Players will be able to buy said upgrades and items by earning in-game money based on their performance in the multiplayer. Our source wasn’t sure if the in-game money can be earned via the single player campaign as well, “but I doubt it. Seems like the (singleplayer and multiplayer) modes will be separate.”
  • Resident Evil: Revelations E3 trailer

    Capcom has just released E3 2011 trailer for a sequel to Resident Evil 5 and 3DS game titled "Resident Evil: Revelations".

    Resident Evil: Revelations logo

    The video shows Jill Valentine, searching her partner Chris Redfield on an infested ship. Watch the teaser trailer below for more details on it.

  • Nintendo: Wii U will cost more than $250

    Satoru Iwata has hinted that Wii U, which was unveiled last night during firm's E3 press conference, will carry a price tag of more than $250.

    In an interview to Nikkei, Iwata said that the handheld will mostly likely cost more than ¥20,000 (that's aomething £150 or $250 after conversion).

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    Last night Nintendo only confirmed that Wii U will launch at somepoint in 2012.

  • Assassin's Creed game for Wii U will be revealed tonight

    Ubisoft head Yves Guillemot has just confirmed that news regarding Assassin's Creed version of Wii U will be reveal later tonight.

    ACR screenshot

    In an interview to GameTrailers, Guillemot said, Yes, we did announce it. And we’ll show tomorrow something new that everybody will like very much,”

    When asked if Wii U version of Assassin's Creed is Revelations or a brand new game, Guillemot said, “something completely different.”

  • Bethesda confirms Skyrim lead platform is consoles, not PC

    PC gamers won't take it too well, Bethesda has confirmed that consoles are the lead development platform of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.

    The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim screen

    Bethesda’s Craig Lafferty confirmed the news in an interview to CVG.

    “We use the consoles as our lead SKU,” the Skyrim lead producer told CVG. So we develop towards the consoles and then porting to PC is usually not too bad actually.”

  • Wii U disc size details revealed

    Katsuya Eguchi, Nintendo Chief game designer has confirmed that Wii U disc format will hold a total of 25 GB of data. The news was confirmed by Katsuya in an interview to Kotaku.

    Nintendo's Wii U

    Katsuya was further asked to reveal the details about the system's internal flash memory, but he declined to comment on it. It has been reported that Wii U internal flash memory is 8GB.

  • Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception to have LAN support

    This was not expected but a good news for all Uncharted 3 fans. Naughty Dog has confirmed that Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception wll have LAN support when it finally releases in November.

    Uncharted 3

    The reason for LAN support for the game, due to PSN outage issues Naughty Dog were unable to complete their task on Uncharted 3's 3-person co-op and 10-person multiplayer modes. The only solution left with Naughty Dog, devise own LAN support.

  • Hideo Kojima praises DICE for Battlefield 3

    Hideo Kojima, the man behind Metal Gear Solid series, has praised DICE for their work in upcoming shooting game title "Battlefield 3". Hideo Kojima praised the developer on his personal twitter account.

    Hideo Tweet

    Do you agree with Hideo Kojima? do let us know as a comment to this post.

  • Wii U capability shown in stunning tech demo

    Want to see the graphical power of Nintendo's Wii U then check out the video footage below that the firm released at E3 conference today. According to Nintendo America President Reggie Fils-Aime tech demo "an early example of what the system can do".

    Wii U

    It has been confirmed by Nintendo that Wii U will support 1080p HD graphics. Watch the demo below:

    Check out the specification of Wii U HERE.