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I Am Alive now available on Steam

I Am Alive now available on Steam

It’s another post apocalyptic game!  But with this one, you get to hop around like Drake from Uncharted, AND slit people’s throats with a machete. I Am Alive casts the player as a lone survivor in a believable, dark and insecure post-apocalyptic world. One year after the Event, a worldwide cataclysmic event that wiped most of the human race, a man struggles for survival in a desolate city as he tries to reunite with his long lost wife and daughter. Key Features: Enhanced for the PC More ways to experience survival. The new Easy mode provides infinite retries and a slightly [...]

September 11, 2012 J.J. Costello Varia 0

Psychopaths, Drugs & Other Dangers

Psychopaths, Drugs & Other Dangers

Check out the latest Far Cry 3 Survival Guide trailer: Psychopaths, Drugs & Other Dangers. Far Cry 3 is an open-world First Person Shooter (FPS) slated for release on December 4, 2012 in the US and November 29, 2012 in all other territories. It will be available for Microsoft’s Xbox 360, Sony PlayStation 3 and PC.  As the title implies, (ok, blatantly rubs it in your face is more like it) this is the third installment of the 2004 Far Cry which was and still is developed by Crytek Studios and published by Ubisoft So what do you think? Are you going to get Far Cry 3? You can [...]

September 6, 2012 J.J. Costello XP4T Exclusives 1

DayZ Dystopia On Da Bus

DayZ Dystopia On Da Bus

OK, OK, I’ll be the first to admit that honking the horn on an immobile bus in the middle of a zombie and bandit infested city wasn’t the best idea….but I figured..”What’s the worst that can happen?” Well, if you wanna know the answer to this question, watch the video to find out. [...]

August 21, 2012 J.J. Costello XP4T Exclusives 0

Ravaged: The low-down

Ravaged: The low-down

A fast paced vehicular FPS set in a world ravaged (get it?) by a polar shift pitting scavangers vs the resistance in a battle for humanity. The developers of Ravaged, 2Dawn are made up of industry veterans (including Desert Combat, Battlefield, and Homefront developers) along with some fresh talent.  The game was successfully funed on Kickstarter, having gathered over twice the amount that they set out to get (check out their Kickstarter here!)    The game is based on Epic’s Unreal Engine 3, and Epic’s developers have been playing the beta and posting about their support of Ravaged on their facebook page. They were recently invited by OnLive to [...]

July 19, 2012 J.J. Costello Varia 1

Metro: Last Light Preview

Metro: Last Light Preview

Metro: Last Light is the upcoming sequel to 2010’s critically acclaimed cult classic Metro 2033, originally showcased at the 2011 E3.  It is a  post-apocalyptic action based game with a combo of survival horror and FPS elements.  The game was previously announced as Metro 2034,  and although author Dmitry Glukhovsky has apparently been working with the developers, it bears no relevance to the book Metro 2034. The recently released video (above) really captures a very intense and brutal struggle for survival in a post apocalyptic Moscow setting. Here’s what the devs had to say about the video: In this sequence, Artyom is forced into an alliance with the [...]

July 17, 2012 J.J. Costello Uncategorized 1

Rainbow Six Patriots = Intense Sh*t

Rainbow Six Patriots = Intense Sh*t

Franchise Returns with Gripping New Storyline, Missions and Multiplayer Experience In case you missed it, Ubisoft announced the development of the latest edition in its best-selling Tom Clancy’s Rainbow 6 franchise, Rainbow 6 Patriots. Developed by Ubisoft Montreal with the support of Ubisoft Toronto and Ubisoft Red Storm, Tom Clancy’s Rainbow 6 Patriots revolves around a single-player storyline that captures the reality of modern-day terrorism and allows players to experience it from multiple characters’ perspectives. Tom Clancy’s Rainbow 6 Patriots is due for release on the Xbox 360® PlayStation®3 and PC in 2013. In this installment, Team Rainbow face a [...]

July 16, 2012 J.J. Costello Impressions, XP4T Exclusives 0

More Hawken Goodness

More Hawken Goodness

Mech Combat FPS at its finest!  I wrote about Hawken  awhile ago, and as you can imagine I’m pretty stoked about this game.  Check out some more footage with the video above… Hawken  is an upcoming independent multiplayer mech combat game under development by Adhesive Games which uses the Unreal Engine (from Epic Games).   This will be Adhesive Games’ first title from the small independent game studio located in Los Angeles, CA.  The game is set for release on 12.12.12 and will be free to play. Still interested? You can sign up for the beta on the official Hawken website here. [...]

July 14, 2012 J.J. Costello Varia 1

Bullet Run: Teaser

Bullet Run: Teaser

Bullet Run is a soon to be released free-to-play FPS developed by Acony Games,  set in the near future as the ultimate life-or-death TV reality show (did someone say Running Man?  oh wait, maybe they meant Gamer instead). With  hundreds of purchasable upgrades and customizations,  players can reach the top and become the ‘Bullet Run Stars’. Multiple environmental maps give players a variety of episodes to compete in, and the free-to-play ease of entry means you can get to fighting or get to dying with only a few clicks of the mouse “trigger.”  We here at XP4T have been dying to [...]

June 19, 2012 J.J. Costello XP4T Exclusives 0