Alan Au

PROFILE:

Posts by Alan Au:

Reckoning & Mass Effect 3 – Demos and Crossover Content

by 3 years ago

Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning and Mass Effect 3 now have demos available, complete with crossover content for those who play through the demos. In addition to the demo, 38 Studios …

Continue reading →

Firaxis to Remake X-Com

by 3 years ago

This is the news that old-school strategy gamers have been waiting for: Firaxis has announced plans to do a "proper" remake of the classic squad-tactical game X-Com. "It’s been a …

Continue reading →

Ocean Marketing vs. Penny Arcade

by 3 years ago

    The Avenger controller is supposed to be pretty good, but you wouldn't know it based on some choice words from their PR representatives. The Penny Arcade guys have posted the …

    Continue reading →

    Humble Bundle Abused By Steam Contest Cheaters

    by 3 years ago

    Remember those awesome indie bundles that let you pay what you want? Unfortunately, there are reports that some folks are paying mere pennies not because they want the games, but …

    Continue reading →

    Gearbox Casting Call For ‘Lilith’ In Borderlands 2

    by 3 years ago

    Ladies, do you like to dress up as videogame characters? Gearbox has sent out a casting call for women interested in acting as Lilith during the live-action bits of Borderlands …

    Continue reading →

    Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Stress Test Is Live

    by 3 years ago

    Valve has announced that the CS:GO stress test is now live. If you're one of the folks lucky enough to have a beta key, that means the servers are up …

    Continue reading →

    Telltale Employees Submit ”User Reviews”

    by 3 years ago

      Gamespot is reporting that Telltale Games employees have been submitting reviews of their own game to Metacritic. Developers should have enough faith in their work to let it stand …

    Continue reading →

    SEGA Acquires Three Rings

    by 3 years ago

    Today SEGA announced that it has officially acquired Three Rings, the developer of Puzzle Pirates and Spiral Knights. “Three Rings has always been a studio that prides itself on the …

    Continue reading →

    Steam Database Information At Risk?

    by 3 years ago

    Valve CEO Gabe Newell has just sent a notice to all Steam users warning that last week's attack on the Steam forums may have also pulled information from their accounts …

    Continue reading →

    Zynga Demands That Employees Return Stock Options

    by 3 years ago

    The Wall Street Journal is reporting that social gaming giant Zynga has decided that it has been a bit too generous with its employees, recently demanding that they forfeit their …

    Continue reading →

    PAX East 2012 Registration Open

    by 3 years ago

      If PAX East 2012 is your thing, here's a heads up that registration is now open. PAX East is a three-day game festival for tabletop, videogame, and PC gamers. We …

      Continue reading →

      Nintendo Mall Program

      by 3 years ago

      In light of disappointing sales and lower than expected annual profits, Nintendo has stepped up its holiday marketing campaign with a new "mall program" designed to drum up interest by …

      Continue reading →