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Hands On With TERA

In Featured, Gamer Escape, Gaming News by Ganiman

The MMO market is more saturated than it ever has been before.  It is an extremely competitive genre.  Many try and many fail.  We were lucky enough to demo a new title for the North American audience that has the potential to make it.  TERA is trying a different angle than the traditional MMOs.  En Masse is developing TERA to play like an action console game but in the world of an MMO.  The presentation we saw may have been …

AUDIO: E3 2011 Day 3 Wrap Up

In Gamer Escape by aniero

It’s our final day of coverage of E3 2011 and we check in one last time with Ganiman, Gahoo and Fusionx to see what they experienced on their last day of the convention. We talk a little more about the Wii U, discuss hands on with Witcher 2, Tera Online, Little Big Planet and the Sony Xperia. Join us for our final day of E3 coverage on Gamer Escape! Podcast: Play in new window | Download

AUDIO: E3 2011 Day 2 Wrap Up

In Gamer Escape by aniero

As our E3 coverage marches on we check in once again with Ganiman, Gahoo and Fusionx out in LA and get their take on what’s on the floor at this years convention. Yesterday we saw what Square-Enix had to offer, today we hear about a Wakfu demonstration, Batman: Gotham City Imposters, Inversion, Dragon’s Dogma, Dragon Nest, hands on with Uncharted 3 and three new titles from 505 Games. Join us for our 2nd E3 wrap up from Gamer Escape! Podcast: …

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E3 2011 Wakfu Interview with Ankama

In Wakfu by Gahoo

Day 2 of E3 brought us to our Wakfu walkthrough and interview – including a look at some existing content (albeit high level) and a few answers (albeit perhaps not the answers wanted).   First up… a walkthrough by none other than Lead Programmer Julien Derveeuw, assisted by Wakfu Brand Manager David Talmat.  The first dungeon shown was Shustuft Crust Rift as a Sacrier.  Out front of the dungeon Julian explained how the leaderboard system works – how the nation …

A Step In The Right Direction?

In Gaming News, Video by Klisk

At least one developer has decided to abandon friend codes. Ubisoft, known for titles such as the upcoming WiiU Ghost Recon Online, has confirmed that they will be introducing their own social networking platform to keep players connected inside of their WiiU games. Nintendo, on the other hand, has kept quiet on the topic. Is Ubisoft the rebel here, or did they passively leak information on Nintendo finally accepting that the friend code system is clumsy? At the moment Ubisoft …

More Information On The WiiU, And Other Thoughts

In Gaming News by Klisk

We know the basics. We know the specs. What about the controller itself? The games? Wii-U. Not only will “we” enjoy it as a group, but it is also tailor made for “you.” The new controller integrates the console with, well, the controller itself – Making for a new platform where the console isn’t the only part of the experience. While the WiiU remote is not at all a portable, it is a hybrid of sorts – An at-home device …

3DS Gets Virtual Console Update; Tons Of New Titles

In Gaming News by Klisk

Plenty of news for owners of the 3DS console at this year’s E3. Not only is it going to highly integrate with the WiiU, but it seems to be getting it’s own online platforms, much like the original Wii. Users can soon look forward to their very own virtual console, and to prove how seamless this experience is going to be, Excitebike 3d is being offered for free to all users. A big focus was Starfox64 3d. This game has …

AUDIO: 2011 E3 Day 1 Wrap Up

In Gamer Escape by aniero

E3 is an exciting time and Gamer Escape has boots on the ground out in Los Angeles, California, bringing you all the latest news about games that you care about. Last night, we were able to check in with members of our staff out at E3, Ganiman, Gahoo and Fusionx, and get news about all the latest games at E3 straight from the men who got to play them. Our Gamer Escape staff members were treated to a tour of …

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Final Fantasy XIII-2 Adds Jumping, Puzzles And More

In Featured, Gaming News by Fusionx

One of the titles Square Enix is showing off at E3 2011 is Final Fantasy XIII-2, a direct sequel to last year’s Final Fantasy XIII. The game can be demoed on the floor at this year’s event and we got a chance to sit down and see what improvements have been made since the last time we stepped into Pulse and Cocoon.