Demon Souls Servers Extended

Atlus has announced that server support for Demon Souls in the US will continue for a while longer, well, until March 2011 anyway. To celebrate the announcement, the game server’s World Tendency, a variable that can make the game more or less difficult and unlock secrets depending on its setting, will be shifted to Pure White for a couple weeks, making the notoriously challenging game slightly easier for newcomers while also allowing long-time veterans to reach otherwise inaccessible areas and items.

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Mafia II Ready To Pre-Order Digitally

As from yesterday, as noticed on Steam, Mafia II was available to pre-order and not just your standard version either, it was a rather special Digital Deluxe Edition which, as the deluxe part of that title suggests, features some extra goodies. A bonus for pre-ordering the Deluxe Edition is the ability to download Mafia and play through in time for the release of the sequel which will ‘unlock’ on August 24th in the US and the rest of the world on the 27th.

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Defend The Earth With Your iPhone

Earth Defender is now available for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch from FishLabs on the iTunes App Store. “Because we have not had an arcade game with such simple yet captivating game play for casual gaming in our portfolio so far, Earth Defender is an ideal addition to our complex, hard-core programme,” Says Michael Schade, CEO of FISHLABS Entertainment GmbH. “This is why we are publishing a title from another developer for the first time and are offering our marketing know-how to support the talented, young developer studio ANIMA…

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EA With New Sci-Fi Action RPG Announcement

EA has announced a new online project from Maxis which is based on science-fiction, action and role-playing that’s scheduled for release in 2011. “Darkspore is inspired in part by the award-winning creature editor tech of Spore, but also in large part from the team’s own passion for gaming and prior experience,” said Lucy Bradshaw, General Manager of Maxis Studio. “The team has combined these inspirations to produce a unique take on the action RPG genre.”

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Dragon Age 2 development confirmed

BioWare has confirmed that Dragon Age 2 is in development at BioWare’s Edmonton-based studio. Dragon Age 2 is the sequel to the triple-platinum-selling Dragon Age: Origins which was named “RPG of the Year” in 2009 by Game Informer, G4, IGN, and SpikeTV. Game info: With Dragon Age 2, the world’s preeminent RPG developer is revolutionizing the genre again, infusing the universe with more action, a new, more responsive combat system and a dynamic story that is already among the most multifaceted in gaming. Dragon Age 2 traces the rise to…

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Go Deep Black, may never come back

505 Games has a global agreement with Russian developer Biart Studio, to publish Deep Black on the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. Adding to the publisher’s growing line-up of Xbox 360 and PS3 titles, Deep Black lets players experience for the first time the thrills of a third person action shooter in an underwater setting. Game info: With the release set for Q1 2011, the unique setting of Deep Black combines action-packed battles with an immersive story line, of complex science-fiction mystery, espionage and bio-terror. Offering realistic physics in an…

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