[Preview] Warcraft 4 - Unofficial Version

When the whole world is expecting the release of Warcraft 4 from Blizzard, a small group of Starcraft modder is working on an unofficial version of Warcraft 4. The project is called Warcraft: A New Dawn and they're using the Starcraft 2 engine to develop it.

Their goal is to carry on with Warcraft's epic story line in several new campaigns, including new heroes, items and many other features. Whether they'll continue the story of Warcraft 3: Reign of Chaos directly and ignoring the story of WoW, or just carry on after WoW is unknown so far. However, the fans cn be excited. Besides, a melee mode is announced, but without further information about it.

So far, the game is still in alpha version but the team has already launched a video featuring some buildings and units, as well as the famous blademaster from Warcraft 3. Of course, you can see icons and the whole interface is still from Starcraft 2, but the game is still in pre-alpha version, so many changes to the final release version can be expected. You can watch the video below. Unfortunately, the PC release date of this unofficial Warcraft 4 aka Warcraft: A New Dawn is unknown. But he hope it'll be soon.

Source: warcraftanewdawn.com

Crysis 3 - All Achievements Listed

The whole Xbox achievement list of Crysis 3 were revealed, read them at exophase.com. Now you can check out what you have to do in the single player campaign or the multiplayer part to unlock them all.

Crysis 3 is the newest sci-fi shooter of develpoer Crytek, it's the third and last sequel of the series. Some time ago, a 6 minutes long gameplay trailer were released, showing the singleplayer campaign. Crysis 3 will be released on February 19, 2013 in North America, and February 22 in Europe for PC, Xbox 360 and Playstation 3.
The horror game Painkiller Hell & Damnation will be released April 5, 2013 for Xbox 360 and Playstation 3. Its developer Nordic Games has revealed this news today. If you don't know the Painkiller franchise yet, it's a very violent and scary shooter game. 

 The PC version was already released in October, 2012 but now the console versions are coming, too. The game features a singleplayer campaign, a co-op modus and several online options, so every player gets what he wants. A huge load of weapons are included so one can kill all the monsters and creatures who came from hell just to see the world burn. Not with you!

The original version of the Painkiller series was released in 2004 but as you know, the graphics are way better nowadays. So behold! This is a very, very scary game. It's bloody, violent and full of gore, not suitable for children.

Source: ps3inside.de

Xbox 720 - Revealed at E3 2013

Everyone is excited about the next generation consoles from Microsoft and Sony. So far, there are no official information about these two, we only know two things:

1. Both consoles have been in development for months.
2. On their release date, there will already be several games to play.
But now! There appeared a new countdown on Larry Hybird aka Major Nelson's blog which is ending exactely on Microsoft's press conference at the E3 2013 in Los Angeles. The only comment is "And it's on", meaning there is plenty of space for rumors. Most likely, this will be the new Xbox console, called Xbox 720 or Xbox 3.
The picture is taken from klamm.de and it's a possible design for this console. Other innovations could be 3D sound, 4K resolution and blu ray player.

Source: majornelson.com

Torchlight 2 - One Million Copies Sold

The famous Torchlight 2 was sold one million times so far. Its developer Runic Games reported this huge success via twitter today. If you consider the release date of Torchlight 2, it is an even bigger success: It was released september 20, 2012, meaning the game is only three and a half months old.

 Torchlight 2 is a famous hack and slay adventure like Dialo 2 and it's a PC only game. Whether there will be a console version in the future is unknown.
Diablo 3, the biggest rival of Torchlight 2, was a big disappointment for many players and Torchlight is just a good alternative. That's why Torchlight 2 is called the Diablo 3 killer.

Source: twitter.com/RunicGames