Portal 2 was chosen as the best game by critics getting two additional awards at the BAFTA Video Games Awards 2012 ceremony last night. LittleBigPlanet 2 won awards for best family game, while Battlefield 3 was another big winner, picking up prizes in the online multiplayer and audio achievement categories.
Bethesda has today released the first demo for RAGE onto Xbox Live. PS3 owners will be able to download the demo on December 6th. Bethesda’s launched a RAGE taster on Xbox Live Marketplace, nearly two months after the full game released. According to the demo description on the download, which is 2.03 gigabytes by the way, Rage will be discounted to just $29.99 between November 25th and November 27th at GameStop and other participating retailers.
After many, many months of hard work, Sony Computer Entertainment has announced that the Starhawk Private Beta will be live on PSN beginning Tuesday, November 22nd! According to Sony, the Private beta invites will be rolled out over a number of weeks leading up to Christmas and the New year, so if you miss the first round it is likely you will still get in before the year is out.
Playdead Games have revealed that Limbo has sold over one million copies worldwide across Xbox 360, PC and PlayStation 3. Limbo has managed over a million copies sold since its launch on July 20, 2011. The game has been sold in 153 different countries and has been translated into nine languages. A Mac version will also be available before the end of the year.