Hello Eurogamers, it's time once again for an update from Outside Xbox! Most recently we've been preparing for Dead Space 3 with Show of the Week, in which we take a look at the game's new additions to the Dead Space formula, bemoan microtransactions, and explore terrible video game religions:
One thing conspicuously absent from Dead Space 3 is the competitive multiplayer mode from Dead Space 2. The new Tomb Raider game will be picking up the slack there, adding a multiplayer suite to its own traditionally single-player series. The reboot has a new asymmetric offering that the game's director Daniel Bisson likens to Alien Vs. Predator and Quake, among other things. See what else he has to say in our multiplayer interview here:
Finally, this week saw the release of the Black Ops 2's Revolution map pack, and we have videos with tips and gameplay from the four new multiplayer maps, the new Zombies map and mode, and the new gun, the Peacekeeper SMG. Allow us to recommend the tips videos from Treyarch's David 'Vahn' Vonderhaar, a man who knows his way around a Call of Duty map. Here's his advice for Grind, a skatepark-based level that plays like a murderous version of Tony Hawk's Pro Skater, to get you started:
For all this, plus our first forays into the Crysis 3 multiplayer beta and the 10 biggest drunks in video games, head to www.outsidexbox.com. See you next week!