Games News 23/01/11

And if that massive MvC3 post wasn’t enough for you, here’s a few more videos to keep your nerdgasm going. First up, we have the official Duke Nukem Forever trailer. Probably called that because it’s been forever in production. Numerous cut-backs and lawsuits have surrounded this game, but it’s getting its official release on May 6. Check back for more info nearer the time.

Brink is an upcoming multi-player FPS for Xbox, Playstation 3 and PC. Set on a floating city, the game looks set to redefine online multi-player games. The graphics are stellar and also features Splash Damage’s SMART (Smooth Movement Across Random Terrain) gameplay whereby the player can move freely around complex environments without having to input complex button commands. It’s essentially lazy-man’s gaming. We jest, it looks great and we’re dying to play it. Here’s the low-down on some of the weapons you can expect to see in the game. It’s released March 26.

Minecraft for those of you who don’t know, is a sandbox building game that allows players to build and create their own constructions from textured cubes in a 3D environment. It’s online, Java and was released in its “classic” mode in 2009. The “Beta” mode is the currently updated one. Here’s probably one of the best videos we’ve ever seen. It’s a version of Portal’s theme song Still Alive built using the game. There’s a nice little surprise at the end too!

Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain Gameplay