We heard last week from an investor that big budget games are required to sell over 5 million units to break even meaning that Tomb Raider’s current 3.6 million means it is looking like a commercial failure.
MainGaming is hosting two most awesome LANs this month, and I say most awesome because the games played and prizes are, well, amazeballs.
Sure, there are plenty of FPS games hitting us this year, from Apocalypse Now inspired shooter such as Spec Ops: The Line, to the gun-collectathon that is Borderlands 2, but one such high-profile title that has kept its details under a tight guard has to be Far Cry 3.
We’ve seen very little of the upcoming title from Ubisoft , with only glimpses shown of the main protagonist as he tries to survive lethal encounters with the severely disturbed Vaas.
Until now that is, as a slew of new information has just been revealed about the open-world shooter.
Console gamers often get the short end of the stick when it comes to mods and DLC and when we did finally get something in a game it ended up being Horse Armour which cost us 200 MS Points and did nothing to change the game of Oblivion at all.
But lets try put that aside now, I mean itâ€™s been 5 years we should have gotten over it by now.. right?
Genius. Thatâ€™s the single word I can use to sum up the latest bit of hype-generating from Valve. Employing the model of Alternate Reality Gaming, they mysteriously updated Portal with all manner of digital clues, as seen in our previous post.
The internet collective have proven their mental fortitude, cracking each successive clue like some sort of hive mind. Hit the jump to see whatâ€™s been discovered so far.
You may remember earlier this week I posted up an article about Movember and how if you managed to grow that killer tache you could end up in the upcoming Red Dead Redemption game? Well I liedâ€¦ apparently South Africans are not allowed to enter.
But never fear, with the help of Rockstar and their local distributor Megarom we are putting together quite possibly the biggest prize that we have ever given away. All the juicy details will follow next week but what is really important to note is that Sunday is the 1st of November which means you can start growing you Mo on Sunday.
More details follow after the jump