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Batman: Arkham Origins Collector’s Edition Revealed

Batman Arkham Origins Collector's Edition

Yes, we know we’re talking US comics. And we’re talking about a game, not comics. But Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and DC Entertainment has just unveiled details for the Batman: Arkham Origins Collector’s Edition that will be sold in the UK – and it looks pretty amazing. Available from 25th October 2013 in limited quantities for the Xbox 360 and ... Read More »

Comic ConQuest game, spoofing comics events, revealed

Comic Con Conquest Preview Image

Those of you who can’t afford to shell out for the flight and hotel to attend San Diego Comic Con (save your money for the Lakes International Comic Art Festival or Thought Bubble!) can soon enjoy all the fun of a being at a major US event without the press of 100,000 plus media fans to worry about. Sleepy Giant ... Read More »

New Blake and Mortimer game released

Fans of Blake and Mortimer, the bande dessinees adventure saga published in the UK by Cinebook, may be interested to know a new PC game based on their adventures is now on sale. Explore, enjoy and think is the key formula of Blake and Mortimer and The Tables of Babylon (which we suspect has been wrongly translated from French – ... Read More »

Mindjammer is first Starblazer Adventures game add-on

Starblazer Adventures

Rebellion-owned role-playing adventure games and card and board game publisher Cubicle 7 Entertainment has just announced Mindjammer, a self-contained campaign setting designed to bring the transhuman space theme to its new Starblazer Adventures role playing game, just released in the UK. The UK release of Starblazer Adventures caught even Cubicle by surprize after their UK distributor unexpectedly brought the release ... Read More »

Hulk Goes Mobile

Marvel and Hands-On Mobile, producers of Guitar Hero and Iron Man for mobile phones, have released a new mobile game and personalization content around the latest big-screen adaptation of The Incredible Hulk, which has been getting positive reviews as a straight forward action movie on its release. The game and content are currently available on select carriers worldwide. “The Hulk ... Read More »

Cubicle 7 licences DC Thomson’s Starblazer for ‘space roleplaying adventures’

Starblazer Adventures

(With thanks to Jeremy Briggs): Games company Cubicle 7 has licensed DC Thomson’s fondly remembered Starblazer title for a new roleplaying game, intent on making the most of gigantic fleets prowl the starlanes, mysterious aliens devise inexplicable fates for humankind, devilish scientists operate enormous engines of destruction and swashbuckling princes defend their world from ancient empires. Each of Starblazer’s 281 ... Read More »

Darfur is Dying Game Launched

Darfur is Dyiing Game

US MTV Networks’ mtvU college TV network has launched Darfur is Dying, a Web-based game created by students at the University of Southern California. It rapidly brings home the hopelessness of Dargur’s refugees without outside help, offering users real world ways to fight the genocide in Darfur. The second stage of the game doesn’t seem to work on a Mac ... Read More »

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