Halo 4 Tops UK Chart

Following its launch last week, Halo 4 debuted in the top spot of the UK chart, knocking Assassin’s Creed III down to second place.  The other new entry for the week was LittleBigPlanet Karting, in at 24th.

However, Halo 4 sold less during the launch week than Halo 3 and Halo: Reach, despite launching earlier in the week than normal.

Gamescom 2012 Round-Up!

Gamescom 2012 started off with Sony’s press conference, with a selection of games for the PlayStation Vita.. Little Big Planet Vita, Killzone: Mercenary, and other games previously mentioned at E3: Call of Duty: Black Ops: Declassified; PlayStation All-Stars; Assassin’s Creed III Liberation, featuring a new female lead, Aveline; and Need for Speed Most Wanted, a Vita game with all the same features as the PS3 version, with a huge open world to explore.

Media Molecule’s new game Tearaway was demonstrated for the first time, with a lot of use being made of the Vita’s touch features.


News of the Leaked Variety

Almost all the news that has caught my eye today has been leaked in some way or other.. maybe this is the new thing for bored PR? 😉

Ubisoft have released a CGI launch trailer for the American Revolution-themed Assassin’s Creed III: