Square Enix Ltd., the publisher of Square Enix® interactive entertainment products in Europe and other PAL territories, challenges gamers to solve the hardest case of all… their OWN murder! Continue Reading
Last years widely popular action-adventure game Sleeping Dogs is getting a new DLC pack next week. This pack contains three new outfits for the games protagonist, Wei Shen, to wear throughout the city of Hong Kong. Each outfit resembles an iconic fighting theme and brings along certain buffs towards Wei should you decide to wear one. Continue Reading
Have you been looking for a new controller? It would seem you are in luck! Yesterday at the Consumer Electronic Show in Las Vegas; Microsoft, Crystal Dynamics and Square Enix unveiled the limited edition Tomb Raider Xbox 360 controller that will release the same day as the game.
Developed in collaboration with artists at Crystal Dynamics, the design of the controller features a two-layer colour finish with laser etching to create a realistic and tactile worn appearance. It’s inspired by Lara’s iconic climbing axe and the tourniquets that result from the adventure in her intense origin story, as told in this latest title. The controller also features a customisable D-pad that switches from a “plus” design to a “disc” pattern for better control, and a wireless range of up to 30-feet that allows for more freedom in your home environment as you explore and play the game. Continue Reading
After six years of waiting, wondering if the most famous assassin has us in his sights, released in the 47th week of 2012 IO Interactive’s fifth addition to the Hitman franchise by Square Enix, Hitman: Absolution has finally released.
Now as a gamer i have never played a Hitman game, the most i have played was a demo back on the PS2 so my own knowledge of the previous games is very limited apart from knowing the basics, although after getting my hands on a few moments of play when we went to the Eurogamer Expo this year really got me interested in the game, Continue Reading
This Winter, Sleeping Dogs players should prepare themselves for a collection of gameplay-extending add-ons, custom character packs and martial arts missions as the six months of add-on content continues.
Starting from November 14th, Sleeping Dogs players will be able to download the content-rich Dragon Master Pack, a killer collection of weapons, character upgrades, martial arts moves and missions only previously available individually at pre-order; the Drunken Fist Pack featuring a new fighting style unavailable to the sober man; three new classic outfits and weapons in the Square Enix Character Pack; a trio of tattoos available in the Gangland Style Pack; and the next gameplay-extending add-on pack, the Zodiac Tournament.
Packs will be available to download throughout the Holiday Season from Xbox LIVE, PlayStation Network and Steam. More information including on-sale dates and pricing will be made available at www.sleepingdogs.net, our extensive community website where players can track their in-game progress and see how they shape-up against the global Sleeping Dogs community. Continue Reading
In October Square Enix announced a Collector’s Edition for Tomb Raider, limited to the UK region. Yesterday Square Enix revealed the Collector’s Edition for North America. which includes the following;
Play Arts -KAI- Lara Croft figurine: Lara Croft has been beautifully recreated as an 8-inch Play Arts -KAI- action figure. The figure comes with an alternate set of three hands, bow and arrow, shotgun, handgun, and an ice axe.
Double-sided island map and poster: Discover Key Landmarks from the mysterious island of Yamatai, where Lara Croft and her fellow castaways were marooned after the Endurance shipwreck, in this 15” x 19” poster. On the reverse is a poster-size image of the box art that epitomizes Lara’s origin story. Continue Reading
IO Interactive A/S, a Square Enix studio, presents “INTRODUCING: THE ULTIMATE ASSASSIN”, the stunning conclusion to the seven part INTRODUCING series. Do you have what it takes to walk in the shoes of Agent 47? Fearless, deadly and unstoppable – the Original Assassin is back!
Created entirely from original gameplay moments, INTRODUCING is dedicated to show the richness, depth and possibilities surrounding the living and breathing world of HITMAN: ABSOLUTION™ – powered by IO INTERACTIVE’S new proprietary GLACIER 2™ technology. Continue Reading
Square Enix, presents “INTRODUCING: LIVING BREATHING WORLD,” the sixth gameplay trailer in the original INTRODUCING series. Regardless of what play style you adopt, you will enjoy a unique playthrough experience as you enjoy the rich variation in a living breathing world. A world filled with incredibly intelligent characters all displaying richly detailed synthetic life, where everyone you meet may well have a bigger part to play in Hitman: Absolution. Continue Reading
Square Enix today reveals the next Hollywood talent in Hitman: Absolutions stellar cast. Keith Carradine will take on the role of the villainous Blake Dexter, a twisted character and maybe the most vicious adversary Agent 47 has faced yet. Dexter comes to life through Carradine’s outstanding performance capture and voice acting skills. Keith Carradine’s latest work includes the role of Sheriff John Taggart in the blockbuster movie “Cowboys & Aliens”.
Learn more about Blake Dexter in the latest release of the ICA files video series. The ICA (International Contract Agency) files are a series of videos that provide in-depth background information on the main cast in HITMAN: ABSOLUTION and features exclusive art from comic artist Ben Oliver. Continue Reading
Square Enix is pleased to reveal CONTRACTS, an innovative new online game mode included in the HITMAN: ABSOLUTION™ experience.
CONTRACTS is a new online mode which allows gamers to create and share their own custom hit challenges within the HITMAN: ABSOLUTION game. Choose a level, targets, weapons and then set your rules for completing your contract based on time, style and witnesses. There are no clumsy editors or complicated mechanics to learn; in CONTRACTS you simply play to create and as CONTRACTS is an asynchronous mode, you can compete against friends at any time, regardless of whether they are online. HITMAN: ABSOLUTION will also ship with many pre-set CONTRACTS, each designed by the very best assassins at IO Interactive. Continue Reading