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Metro: Last Light, E3 Trailer
To be released sometime in 2012
That’s right, MechWarrior returns as a free-to-play online game!
The game will be released in mid 2012, and is running on the CryEngine3. With new Urban environments, and lots of action, this could be the re-boot to the MechWarrior series.
Diablo III’s senior developer, Steve Parker, has left Blizzard potentially causing further delays on the release of the highly anticipated game.
There are many speculations as to why he left, most significantly the amount of minor changes being made to the game before it is publicly released.
…still no release date.
For those of you who have yet to see, here is the preview trailer for Starcraft II: Heart of the Swarm. With new units, epic story, and incredible cinematics, Heart of the Swarm is looking great!
Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Future Soldier E3 trailer, to be released in May 2012!
MegaUpload has been shut down by the US goverment, with four of its executives arrested
The site and it’s operators have been accused of $175 million in criminal proceeds and could be facing 50+ years in prison for charges of racketeering, copyright infringement, conspiring to commit copyright infringement and money laundering.
More information here
This weeks Minecraft snapshot includes a bunch of cool new features including this jungle biome!
List of changes:
- Ladders regained their collision box, and vines are climbable when they have a solid block behind them
- Added jungle biome (requires a new world) with new tree and leaf types
- Updated language files
- Dispensers will place mobs instead of releasing the spawner egg
- Zombies have new path-finding AI
- Wolves have new AI and can be bred (when tame)
The way cool Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime tablet might be a big iPad competitor, and absolutely the best Android Tablet on the market.
A review here
PIPA has collapsed!
18 senators have announced their opposition to PIPA after January 18th’s mass protest. SOPA will have a hearing in February, but is also losing support; three of the twelve original supporters have now stepped down. It looks like our voices are being heard, excellent work internet!
More information here