It’s January 2010. The last decade has drawn to a close, and more than anything else in the past 10 years, there is one single-player gameplay mechanic that has done more to revolutionise video games. That mechanic is “cover”.
World of Warcraft isn’t the only game turning five this week, with developer Guerrilla celebrating five years of Killzone all week long at Killzone.com, culminating in a weekend’s worth of double XP goodness.
Europe’s budget line for PlayStation 3 games, the Platinum range, last week expanded by four titles, each going for £20 (AU$38). Strangely, they all seem to be using the old box format and old PS3 logo.