Doug Lombardi from Valve said that Half Life 2: Episode Two probably will be released in February, 2007. This game will be ship with another Valve’s games, Team Fortress 2 and Portal, on PC, PS3 and Xbox360. Lombardi also mentioned that Half Life 2: Episode Two will cost more than Episode One, because of the added two games. In addition, the source engine for Episode Two will once again be upgraded. They had to create whole new environments, with new enemies and weapons as well. Watch the gameplay videos of Episode Two.
Here’s the first series of gameplay videos from Half Life 2: Episode 2 that show a lot of combat scenes inside the cave system, and scenes from outside City 17. There is also a video that shows the tree-legged creature. Enjoy the rest of the videos after the jump! (4 total)
EA Sports has announced that FIFA Soccer 07 will be available for PlayStation 2, Xbox, GameCube, Nintendo DS, Game Boy Advance, PlayStation Portable, PC and mobile on October 3. Check out IGN for a complete coverage.
CryTek, makers of the Far Cry, will launch Crysis this fall 2006 in US. Using new CryENGINE 2 technology, Crysis is also one of the first announced games to run on the advanced DirectX 10 architecture. This game is about the invasion of alien to our Earth which is set in the year 2019 after a colossal asteroid crashes to Earth. Crysis begins amidst a tense military standoff between the North Korean and United States governments for control of the impact zone. And then, the asteroid suddenly bursts open revealing a massive alien ship, which begins freezing vast portions of the island and disturbing the global weather system. The invasion of Earth has begun. Crysis features an epic three-act story of alien invasion where players are able to customize their armor and weapons in real time to confront an ever-changing enemy and a dynamic environment. Crysis is a high quality graphics game so it requires a powerful machine. This is the minimum requirements for Crysis; CPU: Athlon 64 3000+/Intel 2.8GHz; Graphics: NVIDIA 6600/X800GTO (SM 2.0); RAM: 768MB/1GB; HDD: 6GB; Internet: 256k+; Optical Drive: DVD; Software: DX9.0c with Windows XP.