Codemasters announced an October 8th release date for F1 2013
recently announced motorsports sequel, saying it will race onto both Windows and
Xbox 360 that day. They celebrate the news with
timely hot lap: "To mark the release date announcement, Codemasters has released
a hot lap video using work-in-progress in-game footage featuring the Hungaroring
circuit which is set to stage the FORMULA 1 MAGYAR NAGYDÍJ 2013 this weekend.
The video shows Toro Rosso–Ferrari’s Australian driver Daniel Ricciardo taking
on the famous circuit and is narrated by Anthony Davidson, former FORMULA ONE™
driver and Technical Consultant on F1 2013, who describes how drivers should
attack each corner and carry as much speed as possible through the tight and
twisty track in the battle for points this weekend." Continue here to read the full story
look at the Assassin's Creed 4 Black Flag
panel at San Diego Comic-Con,
where the stealth/assassination sequel was shown off and discussed. The panel
includes lead writer Darby McDevitt, comic book writer Brenden Fletcher, lead
actor Matt Ryan, and comic book artist Todd McFarlane, as it includes a look at
the Assassin's Creed: Brahman
graphic novel and a look at a new
doll toy action figure
McFarlane Toys. Continue here to read the full story
pre-purchases of Space Hulk
, the upcoming Warhammer 40,000 turn-based
strategy game. Two DLC bonuses are included with preorders, a banner pole for
multiplayer and a Genestealer skin for solo play. Here's a feature list on the
game, which is due for release on August 15th:
- The first Space Hulk video game in 17 years –
available on multiple platforms (PC, Mac and iPad)
- Set in the hugely popular Warhammer 40,000
universe – official license of the legendary boardgame from Games Workshop.
- Turn-based tactical strategy game based on the
popular and iconic board game mechanics.
- Blood Angel Terminators – Fight the ferocious
Genestealers with heroes of the mighty Blood Angels.
- Fearsome Genestealers with challenging AI – meet
unforgiving hordes of Genestealers
- Thematic 3D environment – experience the dark
labyrinth of a Space Hulk as never before.
- Single player campaign based on the "Sin of
Damnation" Space Hulk – Take on the Sin of Damnation campaign, which
includes 3 brand new prequel missions and the 12 missions from the classic
- Multiplayer head-to-head recreating the board game
experience against a friend – get in the hot seat and battle it out with a
- Cross platform multiplayer between Windows PC, Mac
and iOS – play asynchronous against friends and foes on multiple platforms.