Second Risen 2 Behind the Scenes video released

New week, new Risen 2 Making of video. This marks the second in a six-part series. The newest video goes into the factions that you can ally yourself with, as well as the change that the gnomes have gone under. Instead of just being random ‘props’ they now interact with your character and help pick up items for you, handy little things that they are. There are three factions you can ally yourself ...

Dead Island hits 3 million copies sold

You see that consumer up there? Good luck holding him back from picking up a copy of Deep Silver’s Dead Island. Wait… no that is a zombie, you should probably hit him with that oar ASAP. In all seriousness, Deep Silver has announced quite an accomplishment today for Techland’s Dead Island. The title has officially sold three million copies, this news comes after the news that Dea...

X3: Albion Prelude Trailer Released

Earlier today Egosoft had released a trailer for their upcoming game set in the X universe, Albion Prelude. This title is set to bridge thw gap between the old X universe, as layed out in X3, and the new upcoming X universe in X: Rebirth. As war falls upon the galaxy, the powerful corporations in the X-Universe all vie for power in the background of the conflict. There are powerful space highways ...

Catherine arrives in Europe in time for Valentine’s Day

Deep Silver today announced February 10, 2012 as the release date for the action-adventure/puzzle mix Catherine. This means lonely gamers can rendezvous with either the game’s eponymous seductress Catherine or the protagonist Vincent’s long-time girlfriend Katherine. And those with girlfriends and wives would do better not to mention you’re frolicking with any of these other strange women. B...

Winter Stars Review

Winter Stars Developer: 49Games Publisher: Deep Silver Platform: Xbox 360 Kinect (Wii, PS Move for PS3) Release Date: 25th November Available Here Overview: If you’re like me you’ll only get into the Winter sports once every four years with the Winter Olympic Games. Or, if you’re lucky enough to go on a skiing holiday, you’ll probably have a fair amount of interest in the world of snowy sports for...

Have a merry Dead Island Christmas contest!

In most parts of the world snow has started falling but on the tropical island of Banoi the sun continues to shine as people roam around the beaches dripping blood and losing limbs. To commemorate the holiday season, Deep Silver is holding a long running contest that will go all the way through the month of December. You can enter at the contest’s website here. There you can answer various D...

Catherine ‘Stray Sheep’ edition announced for Europe

While Atlus created the special “Love Is Over” edition of Catherine for North America, it appears that Deep Silver will have a similar treat for those who want to play the interesting game that is Catherine. Unfortunately for European gamers, the packages won’t be the same, also it is unfortunate that they had to wait so long to get a chance to even play the title. Deep Silver re...

Catherine seduces Europe February 2012

While the people of North America have been enjoying the unique puzzle title that is Catherine, the rest of the West has unfortunately been unable to take a crack at the romantic nightmarish world that is Catherine. However it appears that Catherine will be showing up in Europe early next year in February 2012. Deep Silver will be handling Atlus’ release and will also be releasing a neat dou...

First episode of ‘The Making of Risen 2’ video series

Deep Silver has released the first episode of The Making of Risen 2: Dark Waters. This instalment concentrates on the topic of “Creating Worlds”. In it, Risen 2’s developer Piranha Bytes sheds some light on various topics: – Game Designers Michael Hoge and Björn Pankratz and Story Writer Jennifer Pankratz explain why they chose the world of pirates as the topic for their latest game and why ...

Dead Island console patch raises level cap, fixes other issues

While staying on an island resort that just happens to be overrun with zombies is hazardous to your health in multiple ways, one of those ways should not be bugs. Dead Island, while a great game in its own right, had plenty of different bugs and little nit pick issues that made some people shy away from the title, or simply put it down once it was completed instead of going for a second playthroug...

Winter Stars’ development wraps up

Deep Silver have announced that their upcoming winter sports game, Winter Stars, has now gone gold. This means development has been complete and the game has now gone into production. It will be releasing in stores on 25th November for Kinect for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 with PlayStation Move support, and Wii using the Wii Balance Board. This new title enables sports fans of all ages and abilit...

Techland trademarks Dead World, possible sequel to Dead Island?

Those who have been keeping an ear to the ground in case of a Dead Island sequel have finally heard a few rumbles. Siliconera reports that the developer of the zombie filled Dead Island, Techland has recently trademarked a new title called Dead World. The company has not announced anything at this time and has declined to comment on any possible sequel. Dead Island did quite well at retail which m...

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