Best games of gamescom 2011gamescom 2011 has been and gone, with the Cologne event having attracted a record number of attendees. A lot of great games were on show this year, but we've managed to pick our top 10 and crown an overall winner.
gamescom 2011: Chillingo iOS RoundupDuring gamescom 2011, Chillingo took residence in a corner of EA's frankly gargantuan business area to showcase five of its upcoming iOS highlights.
Escape Plan: The most interesting game on PS Vita?A uniquely hands-on puzzle adventure from the producers of Fat Princess.
Saints Row: The Third - Green, mean, and a massive penisWe test out character creation in THQ's open-minded open-world action game.
VideoGamer.com gets the chance to sit down with World of Warcraft game director Tom Chilton, and art director Chris Robinson, to talk about gold farming, subscription drops, consoles, and the ever-elusive subject of Pandaren.
BioWare CEO Ray Muzyka has described the upcoming Dragon Age 3 as a combination between Dragon Age 2 and Dragon Age: Origins.
Ninja Gaiden 3 won't feature dismemberment, according to Team Ninja. While Ninja Gaiden 2 saw enemies being sliced apart, the upcoming game apparently won't feature any slicing and dicing.
DICE may be in crunch time as far as Battlefield 3 goes, with the game due for release on October 28, but the studio has plans for projects other than Battlefield.
EA Sports has revealed details of its FIFA 12 demo, planned for release on Xbox 360, PS3, and PC on September 13. The publisher tweeted information on the teams you'll be able to play as, the length of each half and where you'll be playing.
A lightsaber peripheral, said to be compatible with Kinect Star Wars for Xbox 360, has been spotted on two German retailer websites.
Microsoft has revealed that its next Xbox may well launch while the current Xbox 360 is still doing well at retail, with a period of crossover while both consoles are on the market together.
The Witcher 2 could come to the PlayStation 3 in the future, according to developer CD Projekt. Speaking at gamescom, the dev stated it "would like to see the game on PlayStation and we'd like to deliver it to those players".
Sony is looking to existing PlayStation 3 developers to get the most out of the PlayStation Vita, according to Nihilistic's Rob Heubner.
EA has revealed that it will limit the sales of its upcoming MMO, Star Wars: The Old Republic, in order to ensure the game has a smooth launch period.
Featured chart-toppers include Party Rock by LMFAO, I Feel Love by Donna Summer, I Was Made for Lovin' You by Kiss, and Barbra Streisand by Duck Sauce.
Valve has revealed that the free DLC for Portal 2, announced back in April, will be released in mid-September - just about sticking to the company's announced summer release date.
343 Industries also confirmed that Halo: Anniversary will ship with a single FireFight map, details of which will be announced at Halo Fest next week.
GOG.com has announced it is running a 40 per cent discount on a number of titles, including The Witcher 2. The promotion runs from today until August 22.
Valve boss Gabe Newell has revealed that action RTS Dota 2, revealed publicly for the first time this week at gamescom, probably won't ship until 2012. The game had been penned in for release towards the end of this year.
BioWare's ongoing quest to create the pre-built female Shepard fans want in Mass Effect 3 continues. Now the developer is looking for your input on hair colour.
Clearly a fan of quality control, Valve CEO Gabe Newell has admitted to having played the company's upcoming strategy title, Dota 2, for in excess of 800 hours.
CD Projekt has detailed the upcoming 2.0 update for the PC version of hit RPG The Witcher 2. As revealed in the video below, the free update brings with it technical enhancements, gameplay tweaks and major new features.
Blizzard has no plans to work on a StarCraft MMO in the foreseeable future, the developer has confirmed. Blizzard co-founder Frank Pearce admitted the studio was currently too preoccupied with its existing titles to develop a spin off.
Sony has revealed that development on The Last Guardian - the latest adventure game from Team Ico–has not been progressing as swiftly as the publisher had initially hoped.