Author: Kintarius, Author at Broken Joysticks

Oct
21

Valve releases Dota 2 version 6.79

Valve have released version 6.79 of their popular MOBA, Dota 2. The patch notes can be found below, or on the Dota 2 Blog.

Oct
20

7th Guest and 11th Hour Come To Steam

Horror classic The 7th Guest and its sequel, The 11th Hour are now available on Steam, allowing players new and old to experience one of the original horror games, known for using live action video to form the core game.

Oct
19

Indie Devs Talk PS4

There’s been a lot of interesting change in the indie world lately, specifically with the flood of console-exclusive indie titles coming to Sony’s Playstation 4. Some onlookers have been quick to crown the PS4 the ‘King of Indie’ as a […]

Oct
19

Square Enix Creates Final Fantasy Committee

In an effort they say will ensure future quality, Square Enix has founded a new group within the company, consisting of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn director Naoki Yoshida, Final Fantasy XV co-director Hajime Tabata, and the director of […]

Oct
18

Help Design Diablo 3’s Next Legendary Item

The development team behind Diablo 3 has released behind-the-scenes details of designing the game’s Legendary items in a blog post today, looking to tap the collective mind of the community that so adores the series.

Oct
18

Target Canceling PS4 Watch Dog Bundles

While Amazon and Gamestop have publicly announced to honor all pre-ordered PS4 Watch Dog bundles following the delay, it seems Target is now sending out e-mails informing buyers their bundle order has been canceled completely.

Oct
18

Microsoft Details DirectX 11.2

Microsoft released a blog post today urging Developers across the board to make use of their new Direct3D 11.2, which is set to ship with Windows 8.1 as well as have a superset that will feature on the Xbox One.

Oct
18

Microsoft’s Games With Gold Becomes Permanent

Microsoft’s apparent answer to Sony’s Playstation Plus service has been extended indefinitely, according to a blog post the company posted today. Microsoft also claimed users have spent over 120 million hours playing the games provided by the Games with Gold […]

Oct
18

Pokemon X &Y Save Corrupting Bug Confirmed

Nintendo of Japan confirmed today that the various reports of a rare save corrupting bug within Pokemon X and Pokemon Y are accurate.

Oct
17

Ubisoft Releases Anticipated Sales Figures

Ubisoft spoke about its ambitious for the sales of the recently delayed Watch Dogs and The Crew during an investor conference call today.

Oct
17

Halo 3 free for Xbox Live Gold

Bungie’s Halo 3 will be the free game available to Xbox Live Gold subscribers until 31/10/2013.

Oct
17

Magrunner: Dark Pulse coming to PS3 next week

Cyberpunk first-person action puzzler Magrunner: Dark Pulse, set in a re-imagining of H.P. Lovecraft’s beloved world of C’thulu mythos is set to release on PSN next week.

Oct
17

Ubisoft share prices drop amid Watch Dogs delay

Following news that Rayman: Legends and Splinter Cell: Blacklist both failed to live up to expected sales, the delay of the much anticipated Watch Dogs sent Ubisoft’s share price into a near freefall.

Oct
17

Nothing Of Shepard In Mass Effect 4

Bioware has stated the Mass Effect 4 narrative won’t be speaking anything of Shepard or the events that surrounded him, instead telling a story completely foreign from those events and persons. 

Oct
16

Watch Dogs, The Crew, Held Back Until 2014

Hotly anticipated Ubisoft titles Watch Dogs as well as The Crew are being postponed until next year – Spring 2014 for Watch Dogs and an ambiguous fiscal year 2015, meaning it could release as early as April 2014. Ubisoft released […]