Written by Andy September 05, 2011, 01:53:00 pm1955 ViewsPrint
Whilst we are putting finishing touches to the preparations for the start of the 2011/12 term thought I would take five minutes out to mention that we now have 8 Kinect sensors for use between the lab, computing projects, research and elsewhere in the programme, complete with the SDK installed in our studio for the start of term.
Whilst the hardware numbers available are relatively low, and there will be a bar to entry (technical merit, other justification etc..) it will allow a few of you an alternative flavour to your final year endeavours!
The console port of last year's Resident Evil: Revelations leads the list of this week's new titles, accompanied by the Wii U version of LEGO Batman 2, a downloadable sequel to Call of Juarez, and an adaptation of the latest Fast and Furious movie.
Deathstroke is a playable character in Batman: Arkham Origins, according to this preorder offer (of course) from Amazon. Click this link and then on the Arkham Origins box in lower right to see it. [via TheSlanted]
Crime is a constant feature of video games writing. Somewhere, someone is doing something illicit with them—sometimes comically stupid, but also potentially tragic. Games and consoles are currency, objects of dispute, sometimes even weapons themselves. Kotaku's Police Blotter is here to round up the latest in games crime.