Codemasters Archive

  • Overlord Makes a Controversial Comeback

    Codemasters today announced Overlord: Fellowship of Evil, but except for the title and humorous tone the game doesn’t appear to have any of the traits that made the old Overlord unique and interesting. Right on cue, the Internet has exploded with cries of: “Nobody wanted […]

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  • Discussion Review: F1 Race Stars

    Discussion Review: F1 Race Stars

    Review written by Matt Litten & Tim Mack. Tim: In the US, Formula 1 racing is overshadowed by NASCAR. Both styles of racing have their merits and if you spend any time watching either sport it is clear that it takes an almost Jedi-like awareness […]

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  • Bodycount Gameplay Trailer

    Bodycount Gameplay Trailer

    The creator of Black returns with a new balls-to-the-wall take on first-person shooters. Bodycount makes every bullet count on August

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  • Codemasters Hacked, Customer Personal Data Compromised

    Codemasters Hacked, Customer Personal Data Compromised

    What the hell is up with hackers and video game companies these days? First Sony was attacked, and now Codemasters, developer and publisher of notable games like DiRT, GRID and Operation Flashpoint, has had its website hacked into, and the personal information of account holders […]

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  • [E3 2010] Bodycount Trailer Welcomes You to the Network

    [E3 2010] Bodycount Trailer Welcomes You to the Network

    Codemasters has unveiled the first gameplay footage of its upcoming PS3 and Xbox 360 FPS Bodycount, and yep, it looks damn near identical to BLACK, save for the change of scenery. It’s not too impressive graphically, but supposedly the footage is pre-alpha, so I won’t […]

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  • Black Creator’s Next Game is Bodycount

    Black Creator’s Next Game is Bodycount

    Criterion’s last-gen FPS Black is a game that was ahead of its time in many ways if you ask me, and I don’t think it has ever been paid the respect it deserves, mostly because everyone couldn’t seem to stopping bitching about it being too […]

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  • Review: Damnation

    Review: Damnation

    Abomination. That would actually be a much more fitting title for Codemasters and Blue Omega’s new “vertical” third-person shooter Damnation because, well…the game is an abomination! Damnation truly is the worst game of the year so far, and quite frankly it is right up in […]

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  • Meet the Minion Special Farces Team of Overlord Minions

    Meet the Minion Special Farces Team of Overlord Minions

    With this new gameplay trailer for Overlord Minions, Codemasters would like to introduce you to the Minion Special Farces Team, the elite squad of minions that you as the Overlord will control remotely using only the DS stylus and touch screen. Four minions make up […]

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  • The Vehicles of FUEL

    The Vehicles of FUEL

    Dirt bikes, motorcycles, pickup trucks, buggies, vans, hovercrafts, monster trucks…Codemasters and Asobo Studio’s upcoming off-road racer FUEL will let you tool around the open world in a vast array of different vehicles. See for yourself.

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  • Overlord II Dev Diary Introduces the New Overlord

    Overlord II Dev Diary Introduces the New Overlord

    Triumph Studios’ creative director Lennart Sas introduces Overlord II‘s new Overlord — the Overlad, son of the first game’s Overlord — and the new Tyranny system that allows him to be even more evil than his father. Isn’t the little Overlad just darling?

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