Saturday, October 30, 2010

Save Rome From Cesare Borgia Trailer

Rome was controlled by malicious men before the Renaissance and now you can stop these men in Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood. As Ezio you will be able to restore Rome and it's people. Rome will be reborn thanks to you and your assassins. Or so this trailer, cut from in-game footage, leads us to believe.

Friday, October 29, 2010

Assassin's Creed II Composer Returns To Brotherhood

Jesper Kyd, composer for Assassin's Creed and Assassin's Creed II, is once again returning to compose and original soundtrack for Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood.

Thursday, October 28, 2010

Bring Back Shinobido Via Twitter

After Acquire left the Tenchu license to K2 they created a new ninja stealth game called Shinobido. This game was only released in Japan and Europe and never saw a North American release. Now Acquire is asking Twitter users to rally for a new Shinobido game.

Fixes, Features Added To Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood Multiplayer

As many of you know the Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood multiplayer beta has ended. With it Ubisoft will be able to improve the game and fix bugs and glitches. Here are some of the fixes you can expect when the final game ships:

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Metal Gear Solid 4/Castlevania PS3 Bundled

That is to say Metal Gear Solid 4 and Castlevania: Lords of Shadow are being bundled together with a Playstation 3.

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Assassin's Creed 3 May Or May Not Arrive In 2011-I Don't Know

Earlier this year we were told by Jean-Francois Boivin (associate producer on Brotherhood) that Assassin's Creed 3 won't be released in 2011. Now Ubisoft isn't so sure about that.

Arkham City Will Hint At Rocksteady's Third Batman Game

Batman: Arkham City's director, Sefton Hill, said in a recent interview that clues regarding their third Batman game will "almost certainly" be in Arkham City. I all ready feel bad for the poor souls who will spend countless hours trying to blow up indestructible walls.

Monday, October 25, 2010

You Won't Get This Harlequin Anywhere Else

For those interested in playing as the Harlequin in Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood's multiplayer, know that it is only available as a pre-order bonus exclusively at Gamestop. For everyone who isn't pre-ordering enjoy this stylish trailer.

Co-op Will "Definitely" Make It Into Assassin's Creed

Patrick Plourde, currently directing Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood, thinks "eventually there will definitely be co-op in the brand." Which begs the question, "When?"

Metal Gear Solid: Snake Eater 3D Trailer Now In English

Enjoy your morning with a nice little Metal Gear Solid trailer. The same debut trailer for Metal Gear Solid: Snake Eater 3D actually. It's just in English now.

Sunday, October 24, 2010

The Creative Process Behind Assassin's Creed: The Fall

Assassin's Creed: The Fall is certainly being sold as a key component in the Assassin's Creed lore and this video diary cements that idea.

Saturday, October 23, 2010

Batman: Arkham Asylum GOTY Is $13.60 On Steam

For this weekend Batman: Arkham Asylum Game of the Year edition will be $13.60 on Valve's Steam service. That's 66% off MSRP! For anyone who hasn't picked this game up, this is great deal for a great game.

Not to mention this is the better version of Arkham Asylum as it has 4 extra challenge maps. Check out the Steam sale here.

Thursday, October 21, 2010

Assassin's Creed II Was Completed By 40%

Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood mission director, Gaelec Simard, revealed Uplay numbers of Assassin's Creed II's completion rate at a recent press event. The number according to him were good.

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Explore Monteriggioni With Desmond In Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood

The highly anticipated sequel to Assassin's Creed II is including a wealth of variety in its single player story. With the recent achievements reveal and now this interview with Vincent Pontbriand it seems that Desmond will be a much bigger part of Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood.

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Splinter Cell: Conviction Coming To Games On Demand

The fifth game in the Splinter Cell series is coming to Xbox Live's Games On Demand service on October 26.

This Mercenary Was Hired To Kill You In Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood

Ubisoft, this week, introduces the Mercenary to the cast of multiplayer characters in Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood.  Pay him well or he just might go after you.

Monday, October 18, 2010

Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood Single Player Story Trailer

This single player story trailer reminds us who are enemy is in Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood. And he's one hell of an enemy.

Riddler Challenges Replaced By Interrogations In Batman: Arkham City

Batman: Arkham City is bringing a lot new to the table. But it seems they're also getting rid of some things.

Sunday, October 17, 2010

Kojima Tweets About His Next Game

Metal Gear Solid fans will always want more MGS games. Hideo Kojima recently tweeted about his next game, but will it be a Metal Gear Solid game?

Saturday, October 16, 2010

Welcome The Thief To Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood

We have yet another new character class for Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood's multiplayer; welcome the thief.

Chat With Naomi Hunter On Your Android

Android developer, DarthSith has recreated the famous codec from Metal Gear Solid in a nifty little app for Android.

Friday, October 15, 2010

Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood Trophies Explained

Some sites were reporting that you'd be destroying modern machinery in Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood, but I am here to tell you they're wrong and what these trophies truly mean. [UPDATE: Now with achievements.]

Thursday, October 14, 2010

Moving Through Arkham City As The Dark Knight

"Arkham City is set in a sprawling, abandoned district of Gotham. This is reflected in its size and scale. This new environment is about four to five times bigger than Arkham Island," says, Batman: Arkham City's director, Sefton Hill and how you move through it is up to you.

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Build Back Trust After Playing Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood

Ubisoft has created a campaign to help people regain the lost trust with friends from playing Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood's multiplayer. A fake campaign but a campaign nonetheless.

Monday, October 11, 2010

Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood Developer Diary 3

The third developer diary for Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood is out and the details are juicy. War machines, secret locations, and a new location revealed.

New Batman: Arkham City Screens, Straight From Rocksteady

The previous Batman: Arkham City screenshots weren't confirmed by Rocksteady Studios but came right from them and they look fantastic.

Saturday, October 9, 2010

Friday, October 8, 2010

The Metal Gear Solid Chronology

Ever wonder how the entire Metal Gear Solid story fits together? Wonder no more as CVG has chronologically listed all the Metal Gear Solids and the significant events within each game.

All Playstation Plus Members Can Play Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood Beta Now

While the Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood beta was available to some Playstation Plus members, it is now available to all of them.

Scarecrow Sequences Might Return To Arkham City

Some of the more interesting parts of Batman: Arkham Asylum were the Scarecrow sequences. When director Sefton Hill was asked if they would return he said, "This is a really tough question to answer".

Wednesday, October 6, 2010

Assassin's Creed Art Show Going On Through October

Assassin's Creed: The Exposition is an art show featuring artwork from the Assassin's Creed series. It will be visible at the Arludik art gallery in Paris till October 30th.

Metal Gear Solid 3DS Will Use Street Pass

In a video message Hideo Kojima revealed that Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater 3DS will use the Nintendo 3DS's Street Pass feature.

Tuesday, October 5, 2010

15 Minutes Of Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood Beta Gameplay

G4 has kindly posted 15 minutes of video showing the Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood beta. Expect a lot of sneaking, chasing and stabbing.

Monday, October 4, 2010

Follow Nikolai Orelov In Assassin's Creed Comic

Nikolai Orelov is the Russian assassin for the Assassin's Creed comic, The Fall. Follow him through Russian history like the Borki train disaster, the Tunguska Event, and the Russian Revolution.

The First 30 Minutes Of Batman: Arkham City... Maybe

Over on a "volunteer contributor" has written what is supposed to be the first 30 minutes of Rocksteady's highly anticipated sequel, Batman: Arkham City.

Friday, October 1, 2010

Control Leonardo's War Machines In Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood

Leonardo Da Vinci is back and has plenty of new gadgets for you to play with. Some very large gadgets... more like war machines.

The Duo Group Presents Splinter Cell: Conviction

The Duo Group created this concept video for a live action teaser of Splinter Cell: Conviction. The timing is just right but Sam's voice, one the most recognizable things from Splinter Cell, is just plain bad. Check it out for yourself after the jump.