Tagged: 2011 games

April 20, 2011

Iran’s First AAA Game

Garshasp: The Monster Slayer is a hack-and-slash action platformer being made in the most unlikely of places: Iran. The creation of Dead Mage Studios in Tehran, it follows the mythical exploits of warrior Garshasp, who is mentioned in both Persian and Zoroastrian texts. This is even more shocking since it's still being made despite several internation sanctions against Iran. [more inside]

March 9, 2011

Serious Sam Engages Indie Mode

Croteam, developer of the Serious Sam series, has asked 3 indie studios to make spinoff games taking place in the Serious Sam universe These developers are Dutch duo Vlambeer of Super Crate Box fame; Be-Rad Entertainment, makers of Lame Castle; and Mommy's Best Games, who brought us the XBLA game Weapon of Choice. The games will be released, presumably for free, as the release date for Serious Same 3: BFE grows closer.

February 11, 2011

Crysis 2: The Leakening

Crysis 2 Development Build leaked along with the master key for the game's online authentication system. The build contains a fully playable, nearly complete version of the game and the multiplayer component and is reportedly already seeing distribution through the usual channels. This comes 7 weeks before the game's official release date of March 22nd. [Via RPS]

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