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News: Fallout: New Vegas' Courier's Stash & Gun Runners' Arsenal DLC Packs Out This Week

Fallout: New Vegas' Courier's Stash & Gun Runners' Arsenal DLC Packs Out This Week

Bethesda's dropped us a line to remind you that the final two Fallout: New Vegas DLC packs are due out this week on the PlayStation Store

That's today in North America, and tomorrow in Europe. Courier's Stash (£1.49 / $2.99) opens up access to four content bundles previously available only through pre-orders. The Caravan Pack, Classic Pack, Mercenary Pack and Tribal Pack each offer unique weapons,..

News: Bethesda Announces Star-Studded Cast List For Skyrim

Bethesda Announces Star-Studded Cast List For Skyrim

Bethesda's announced the cast list for its highly anticipated fantasy RPG The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

The game features the voice of Christopher Plummer (The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo) as a powerful Greybeard elder named Arngeir. Plummer's joined by Max Von Sydow (The Exorcist) as Esburn and Joan Allen (The Bourne Ultimatum) as Delphine, "one of the last remaining members of the Blades – an..

News: RAGE Has An 8GB Install On PlayStation 3

RAGE Has An 8GB Install On PlayStation 3

The PlayStation 3 version of RAGE will come packed up on a single Blu-ray disc (unlike the XBOX 360's enormous three-disc solution) and will require an 8GB install, id Software's creative director Tim Willits told Eurogamer

"Sony was great," Willits praised. "Kudos to Sony for letting us do that. They don't allow every game to do that. So definitely, hats off. What we were able to..

News: Oblivion 5th Anniversary Edition Sneaks Its Way Into European Retailers This Week

Oblivion 5th Anniversary Edition Sneaks Its Way Into European Retailers This Week

Think you can fit in upwards of 100 hours of gaming before Skyrim launches later in the year? The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion 5th Anniversary Edition might fit the bill

The special package — which includes the game, DLC packs, two world maps and a 'Making Of' documentary — is due out on PS3 this week in Europe. It'll run you a reasonable £19.99. Still no trophies, mind.

News: Bethesda Releases Twenty Minutes Of Skyrim Gameplay Footage

Bethesda Releases Twenty Minutes Of Skyrim Gameplay Footage

It's fitting that a game that will take you about 100 hours to play through should get a trailer of similarly silly length

Bethesda's released a brand new gameplay blow-out for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, and it's a mere 20-minutes in length. The footage is narrated by Todd Howard and is based on the same stretch of gameplay that the publisher showed at E3 earlier in the year. Catch all three..

News: Microsoft Says, 'Nuh-Uh, PS3 Owners Can't Play Skyrim DLC For 30 Days'

Microsoft Says, 'Nuh-Uh, PS3 Owners Can't Play Skyrim DLC For 30 Days'

An exclusive should stay an exclusive as far as we're concerned

Microsoft disagrees. In a move that's becoming all too familiar, the XBOX 360 platform holder has signed up for timed exclusivity on The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim's first two DLC packs. The content will be available "exclusively" on Microsoft's platform for a period of 30 days, before appearing on PlayStation Network..

News: Fallout: New Vegas' Lonesome Road, Courier's Stash & Gun Runners' DLC Dated

Fallout: New Vegas' Lonesome Road, Courier's Stash & Gun Runners' DLC Dated

Bethesda's announced that the fourth expansion of Fallout: New Vegas, the Lonesome Road, will be available from the PlayStation Network on September 20th

The single-player expansion will run you $9.99. The expansion won't mark the end of Fallout: New Vegas DLC however. It will be followed by two additional slices of content, Courier’s Stash and Gun Runners’ Arsenal, on September 27th. The former..

News: Dishonored Updates Sites With Screens And More

Dishonored Updates Sites With Screens And More

Bethesda and Arkane's new intuitive stealth-action title Dishonored becomes a little less shrouded in mystery

The upcoming title's official site has been updated with an official plot and some spicy new screens featuring futuristic cars and, uh, mustachioed assailants. Dishonored is under development at Arkane studios under the watchful eye of Harvey Smith of Deus Ex fame. The title is still on..

News: Skyrim Ushers In Marriage Of All Sorts

Skyrim Ushers In Marriage Of All Sorts

Eurogamer has a useful tidbit regarding in-world relationships in Bethesda's upcoming open-world RPG, Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

Deriving information from Bethesda marketing exec Peter Hines, Bethesda has seemingly included the option to befriend and marry non-player characters of either gender, forming lasting benefits for the player to earn over the game. Companion NPC's might ask a favor of you..

News: RAGE Collector's Pack Exclusive To GAME

RAGE Collector's Pack Exclusive To GAME

The collector's pack for id Software's upcoming RAGE will be exclusive to GAME and GameStation, Bethesda has announced

The package will include to Dark Horse comics that detail the events prior to the game, in addition to a 'Making Of' DVD and the downloadable content from the game's Anarchy Edition. The Anarchy Edition includes a Double Barrell shotgun, as well as some unique armour and a..

News: Fallout: New Vegas' Lonesome Road DLC Pushed Back

Fallout: New Vegas' Lonesome Road DLC Pushed Back

Bethesda's delayed the latest DLC pack for Fallout: New Vegas, citing problems "beyond the publisher's control"

The company announced a trio of content packs way back in May. Both "Honest Hearts" and the brilliant "Old World Blues" (which we reviewed last week) arrived on time, but "Lonesome Road" has clearly missed its July release window. "We just wanted to drop..

News: The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Collector's Edition Includes The Usual Stuff

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Collector's Edition Includes The Usual Stuff

Bethesda's announced the collector's edition for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

The classy package includes a 200 page hard-back artbook, a making-of DVD and a statue of a dragon. You'll get the game too, obviously. It's classy, high-quality stuff for sure. The "extremely limited" package will retail for £129.99 / $149.99. We suppose if you're a massive Elder Scrolls fan, you'll be all over..

News: Brink: Agents Of Change Releases For Free From Next Week

Brink: Agents Of Change Releases For Free From Next Week

Brink's first dose of downloadable content, "Agents Of Change", will release on the PlayStation Network from next week

That's August 4th if you want to mark your calendars. Those who are prompt enough to download the content within its first two weeks on sale will get the upgrade free of charge. Agents Of Change includes two new environments, five new player abilities, two new outfits and two new..

News: Bethesda Announces Dishonored, First-Person Stealth Action Adventure Game

Bethesda Announces Dishonored, First-Person Stealth Action Adventure Game

Here's a mouthful for you to get your lips around: first-person stealth action adventure game

That's the pitch for Bethesda and Arkane Studios' latest project: Dishonored. The game's featured on the cover of this month's GameInformer magazine, with former Deus Ex designer Harvey Smith leading creative duties. “At Arkane we have a passion for creating deep, immersive game experiences,” said Arkane..

News: Bethesda Announces Free Brink DLC, To Go Live In Early July

Bethesda Announces Free Brink DLC, To Go Live In Early July

Bethesda's announced the first batch of Brink DLC: Agents Of Charge

It's set to go live in early July on PlayStation 3, and will be available for free for two weeks after launch. The content will include two new environments, five new player abilities, two new outfits and two new weapon attachments. Strangely, we can see ourselves jumping back into Brink to play this — while the game certainly..

News: Fallout: New Vegas 'Old World Blues' DLC Out On July 19th

Fallout: New Vegas 'Old World Blues' DLC Out On July 19th

Bethesda's confirmed that the third DLC pack for Fallout: New Vegas will launch on July 19th

The pack is entitled "Old World Blues". A new patch will launch prior to the content to bring “bring improvements to performance and stability in major areas". They're still fixing Fallout: New Vegas then, eh? The content puts you in the shoes of a lab rat in an experiment gone awry, as you..

News: Advice: Watch The Hunted: The Demon's Forge Launch Trailer On Mute

Advice: Watch The Hunted: The Demon's Forge Launch Trailer On Mute

Hunted: The Demon's Forge looks decent enough: a Gears Of War-esque co-operative adventure set in a fantasy world

We're just not sure the audio in the game's launch trailer necessarily does the product justice. Indeed, the horrible cover of The Turtles' "Happy Together" and questionable voice acting are not doing anything for us. Thankfully the actual gameplay looks relatively neat. One..

News: RAGE Preorders Upgraded To The 'Anarchy Edition' In UK

RAGE Preorders Upgraded To The 'Anarchy Edition' In UK

Bethesda's just let us know that all preorders for id's upcoming first-person-shooter-meets-car-combat affair, RAGE, will be upgraded to the "Anarchy Edition" in the UK

The Anarchy Edition was announced during Bethesda's pre-E3 showcase last month and includes a bunch of in-game goodies. There's a double barrel shotgun, some elite armour, a pair of knuckle dusters and an exclusive buggy livery..

News: UK Sales Charts: Brink Takes The Top-Spot, LEGO Pirates Saunters Into Second

UK Sales Charts: Brink Takes The Top-Spot, LEGO Pirates Saunters Into Second

Brink has knocked Zumba Fitness [urgh - Ed] off the top of the UK sales charts this week, scoring a domestic top-spot for developer Splash Damage

The brilliant LEGO Pirates Of The Caribbean made it a one-two for new releases, finishing up in second. Of course, Zumba Fitness was still around to keep Mums happy, finishing up in third just ahead of Portal 2 and Call Of Duty: Black Ops. The other new..

News: Splash Damage: PlayStation Network Outage Frustrating But Sony Has Our Sympathies

Splash Damage: PlayStation Network Outage Frustrating But Sony Has Our Sympathies

If you thought Randy Pitchford was going to be the only developer to stand behind Sony over the PlayStation Network data breach then you were mistaken

Despite being adversely affected by the PSN outage, Brink developer Splash Damage has admitted feeling "sympathetic" towards Sony's predicament. "Of course for us it is frustrating to feel that half of our potential user-base won't be..