We are just a couple of days away from the long awaited release of Gran Turismo 5 on the PlayStation 3. The game has been years in the making and many of you didn’t expect to see the game this side of Christmas. Today in our news roundup we have Blizzard’s Cataclysm launch events, Winter Voices going gold, the official Dungeon Hunter 2 website and much more.
Logitech Wireless Headset F540 Deal Announced
Logitech has announced that they have a special offer avalaible for Xbox 360 gamers. Those of you who are thinking of picking up Assassin's Creed Brotherhood as well as s a Logitech Wireless Headset F540 can save up to £44 in the UK. You can read more on the offer at the official Logitech site.
Blizzard announces some of the World of Warcraft: Cataclysm launch events
Blizzard have announced some of the launch events that will be marking the release of World of Warcraft: Cataclysm on December 7. The UK's launch even will take place at Sound in London with an opening time of 10pm. You will get to watch a load of enterainment and enter competitions. You also will be able to buy the game in both standard and collector's editions.
Winter Voices Episode 1 goes gold
Beyondthepillars has released the 2nd part of their independent RPG title Winter Voices. The game can be picked up on the http://www.wintervoices.com website or via steam on both Windows and the Mac. Here is a small piece detailing the story:
Episode 1 Those who have no name
It’s now time for a long journey on a snowy trail to the distant capital from shelter to shelter. Travelling in the snow is an ordeal and strangers, tramps or travelers -also caught up in this unexpected winter - now replace the familiar faces of your childhood village. Haunted by ghosts from your past, to avoid giving up on the voyage and going back, you must find the courage to face your fears.
iPhone/iPod touch/iPad News
Official Dungeon Hunter 2 site launches
Gameloft has let us know that the official site for Dungeon Hunter 2 has gone live, as has a brand new developers diary for the game. The diary covers local multiplayer, new classes, replays and more on the story. You can view the Developers Diary below, while the new site is at http://www.dungeonhunter2.com
Sega releases their classic Gunstar Heroes title onto the App Store
Sega have announced the release of their classic Genesis title, Gunstar Heroes for the iPhone and iPod touch. The game follows the tale of the Gunstar twins called Red and Blue as they try to defeat Colonel Red and the Emperor. The game is classed as a run-and-gun title and that really says it all. The game comes with loads of enemies, big bosses and they have even added multiplayer via Bluetooth.
PlayStation 3 News
Deathspank selling for 50% off
If you haven't already got hold of Deathspank on the PlayStation 3, what are you waiting for? The game is now up for sale at 50% off the retail price and is well worth the download. The game blends role-playing elements with combat and comedy.
Eat Them! Down for December 21
The American release date for Eat Them, the Sony published title developed by FluffyLogic is set for December 21. The game is fully cel-shaded and has you trying to eat people for power as you try and destroy everything around you. The title has cooperative play for up to four players as well as bonus missions, multiplayer modes and more.
Xbox 360 News
New Dance Central tracks on the way
Harmonix have announced that they will release three new tracks for their Xbox 360 Kinect title - Dance Central tomorrow. The tracks are as follows:
- The Black Eyed Peas – “I Gotta Feeling"
- Cameo – “Word Up!"
- Tag Team – “Whoomp! (There It Is)"
According to Microsoft - each song will cost you 240 Microsoft points. Dance Central has become one of the most popular and highest rated Kinect games since it launched.