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Portal 2: Perpetual Testing Initiative DLC Coming May 8
6:00 AM | Cord Kruse | Comment on this story

Valve has announced a May 8th release date for an upcoming free DLC for Portal 2. Titled Perpetual Testing Initiative, the add-on will feature an easy-to-use in-game map editor that will let users design, build, and share their own single-player and co-op test chambers with the community.

The "Perpetual Testing Initiative" allows players to easily create, share, and play Portal 2 puzzles. The Initiative comes with a simplified puzzle maker that allows that creation of mind-bending puzzles without ever leaving the game.

The puzzle maker can directly publish maps to the Steam Workshop where users can browse, vote on, and select to play them. Selected puzzles will automatically be downloaded and installed inside Portal 2.
For more information about the game and the update follow the link below.

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Drox Operative New Races
6:00 AM | Cord Kruse | Comment on this story

Soldak Entertainment has published more new information about features in the upcoming Drox Operative starship action RPG. The update this time covers the Drakk and Dryad, two more of the thirteen races players will encounter during their travels in the game. Drox Operative will put players in the role of an elite starship captain and will feature warring alien races, fierce space battles, a dynamic and evolving galaxy, and co-op multiplayer.

In the galaxy where Drox Operative takes place there are 13 different races. Ten of these races are fairly diplomatic. They will at least pretend to listen before they try to eradicate the other races on the way to galactic domination. The other three? They are pretty much hostile to all life for one reason or another. The following may contain small spoilers.
Check out the link below to read more about the races of Drox Operative.

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Pole Position 2012 Races Onto MGS
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Pole Position 2012 is available now for purchase from Macgamestore.com. The racing team management simulation puts players in charge of a Formula 1 racing team, challenging them to keep track of parts, design cars, and recruit team members.

Pole Position 2012 will put your manager skills to the test by putting you in charge of your Formula 1 racing team.

It’s your responsibility not only to buy spare parts, but also to design the car and to recruit the members of your team. And then, you have to decide which training sessions are the most appropriate for your pilots.

Pole Position 2012 offers you more features than ever in a Formula 1 racing team management simulation. The whole technology tree was revised from the ground up and you have to pick your own research from over 100 new technology projects. The team management system is easier to use and is even more interesting. And even when it comes to your own satisfaction, you can make your dreams come true and get a sports car, a villa or even a private jet plane.

But it doesn’t matter how you build your racing team, your goal is always the same: make the right choices, pick the right people and win the World Championship!

Features:

  • Your racing team – take control of an existing racing team or create your very own team.

  • Driver Editor – create your very own driver using the integrated Driver Editor in the new Pole Position.

  • Improved tech tree – research more than 100 new car technologies using an improved technology tree, which allows you to see your progress in the blink of an eye.

  • Team members – the new team management system has more importance than in the previous games, and it’s also easier and more fun to use.

  • Team installations – your team owns its own installations, where you can build different structures, such as a wind tunnel or a fitness center. And you can even improve those structures as the game progresses.

  • Private life – the new Pole Position doesn’t forget you, the manager, also have needs. Make your dreams come true and live a life of luxury: get your own sports car, a villa on the Riviera or even a private jet plane.

  • Training schedule – decide on the individual training sessions of your pilots to help them improve their skills.

  • Car setup – thanks to an easy-to-use car setup system, you can take everything out of your cars and rebuild them from scratch to improve their performance on each specific racetrack.
Requirements:
  • Mac OS X 10.6 or later
  • 2GHz Intel Mac Core Duo
  • 1GB HD
  • 2048MB RAM
  • 256MB VRAM
Pole Position 2012 is available now for $16.99 (USD).

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Macgamestore.com Spring Sale Under Way
6:00 AM | IMG News | 1 comment

Spring is in the air and Macgamestore.com has announced it is having a massive Spring Sale on hundreds of Macintosh games. Visit Macgamestore now through Monday, April 30 to take advantage of instant deals on nearly 200 of the hottest Mac games (Sale ends May 1, 2012).

Sale items include popular games such as Civilization V, The Sims 3, Quake 4, Driver San Francisco, Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood Deluxe Edition, Trainz, Back To The Future, and much more.

Here's a sample of the great deals available through Macgamestore's Spring Sale:

  • Assassin's Creed Brotherhood Deluxe Edition (50% Off)
  • Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare (50% Off)
  • Cities in Motion (60% Off)
  • Company of Heroes Complete: Campaign Edition (20% Off)
  • Doom 3 (30% Off)
  • Driver San Francisco (33% Off)
  • Falcon 4.0: Allied Force (50% Off)
  • Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy (17% Off)
  • Sid Meier's Civilization V Game of the Year Edition (40% Off)
  • The Sims 3 (10% Off)
  • Trainz Simulator (50% Off)

All prices are USD (equivalent amounts in other currencies.)

Macgamestore.com carries over 2000 of the best Macintosh games on the planet. Be sure to visit Macgamestore.com for even more great deals!

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Mac Games News for Friday, April 27, 2012

Deus Ex: Human Revolution - Ultimate Edition Released6:00 AM
IMG Reviews The Darkness II6:00 AM
Krater Enters Alpha Testing6:00 AM
Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP Coming To Macs6:00 AM
 
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