Higher calling: The new gospel of Christian games

Being told your one year-old child has cancer is a devastating blow. Only a minority of parents are forced to endure it. For game developer Ryan Green, hearing that news was only the beginning of...


Batman gets the LEGO treatment in this fan-made The Dark Knight Rises trailer

Paranick Filmz — home to LEGO-based stop-motion spoof videos — has recreated the trailer for The Dark Knight Rises completely out of LEGO. The trailer is in a similar vein to Brotherhood...


Batman: Arkham City board game adaptation coming in 2013

Rocksteady's action game Batman: Arkham City is being adapted for tabletops by Cryptozoic Entertainment, maker of card-based and board games based on The Walking Dead and World of Warcraft....


Dark screenshots highlight nighttime stealth

A new batch of screenshots released today for developer Realmforge Studios' Dark highlights the upcoming stealth action game's mechanics and nighttime urban environment, perfectly suited for its...

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Atlus will distribute Kalypso titles in North America

Atlus will distribute several Kalypso Media USA, Inc titles in North America, reports GamesIndustry International. Tropico 4: Gold Edition, Port Royale 3: Pirates & Merchants, Omerta: City of...

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‘Dishonored’ axed ‘Thief’ shadow stealth mechanic to be more realistic

Dishonored's Thief-like stealth system previously had players scurrying around in the dark, but the mechanic was killed in favor of realism, reports Eurogamer. Lead level designer Christophe...

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'The Secret World' discounted 50 percent this weekend

The Secret World is on sale for $24.99, a 50 percent discount from its standard price, on developer Funcom's official site through the weekend, the company revealed today. The dark,...


'Mists of Pandaria' offering free realm transfers due to server queues

World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria is offering free character transfers to other realms to ease the strain on the game's currently overpopulated ones, Blizzard announced on Battle.net Players...


'Hitman: Absolution' screenshots show a world of light and dark

Hitman: Absolution, the upcoming stealth game from developer IO Interactive, is the subject of a new batch of screenshots published on AllGamesBeta. The screenshots show Hitman: Absolutin's...


'Puppeteer' designed for parents who want to game with their kids, says director

Puppeteer director Gavin Moore designed the performance platformer with children's attention span in mind, telling the PlayStation Blog that idea stemmed from wanting to enjoy games with his...