via our good friends at BBC Games:
We’ve made some updates to our FREE online game, Doctor Who: Worlds in Time. The new class system lets you to take on different roles such as a Guardian, Diplomat, Technologist or Adventurer. Travel through space and time with The Doctor to earn points and gain new, role-based rewards and brand new gear.
It’s also now available on Kongregate.
Official launch trailer for Doctor Who: the Eternity Clock. Out now globally on PS3 via the PlayStation Network with a PS Vita version coming out on 13th June and a PC version following shortly after. A UK retail version of the PS3 game is available from 25th May.
OMG THIS IS GENIUS
(btw….Spoilers! ;P )
A little break mid Eternity Clock gifset to enjoy this little scene.
via BBC Worldwide:
Doctor Who: The Eternity Clock will launch globally, initially on PS3 and PS Vita via the PlayStation Network, in March 2012 with a PC version due shortly after.
Players will be up against the most feared monsters from the Doctor Who universe — the Cybermen, Daleks, Silurians and the Silence.
Take control of both the Doctor and River Song to unravel the mystery of The Eternity Clock in March 2012. The clock is ticking…
Follow the events leading up to launch on http://www.twitter.com/DoctorWhoTEC.
via Doctor Who Facebook:
The PlayStation Network blog recommends Doctor Who:The Eternity Clock as 1 of the top 12 games to play this year! Here’s an image exclusively for you!
BBC America has posted a short interview with Daniel James, one of the creators of the Doctor Who: Worlds In Time online game. He wears a Fourth Doctor-ish scarf. One of their office doorways is a TARDIS. As far as secret handshakes that establish your street cred go, it’s pretty convincing.
The Doctor Who MMO that launched in open preview yesterday? Here’s the trailer for it.
Again, it’s still in preview mode so they would probably love feeback (of the constructive variety.)
We’ll be playing later today.
So this happened today:
BBC launched a Doctor Who Massively Multiplayer Online (MMO) game. It’s called Doctor Who: Worlds In Time and it looks like ^this^.
BBC Worldwide Digital Entertainment and Games today announced the open preview launch of Doctor Who: Worlds in Time, the new browser-based, free-to-play multiplayer online game.
Beginning today at DoctorWhoWIT.com, Doctor Who fans and gamers everywhere can enjoy the mystery and community of Doctor Who: Worlds in Time, which draws on the rich mythology, locations and excitement of the beloved television show.
Doctor Who: Worlds in Time is designed for devotees of the show looking for a quick pick-up-and-play game, and life-long gamers and sci-fi enthusiasts seeking increased social engagement. Players choose among four races and endless possible character combinations to create their avatars. They can join together in missions identified by the mysterious Time Lord to defend civilization by undertaking interventions against infamous villains bent on creating chaos and destruction in the universe. Throughout the game, players will explore deep immersive worlds (e.g., Skaro, Messaline, The Library and New New York) featuring iconic monsters (e.g., Daleks, Cybermen and Weeping Angels), delivering the authentic experience of being part of the Doctor Who realm.
Have you played it yet? What do you think?
Wethinks we should try a DW Tumblr meetup in game, no?
The BBC America Bloggity Blog that is Anglophenia has chosen the ten finalists of their ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas’ contest.
Couldn’t fall asleep last night so I played a little bit of the Doctor Who: The Mazes of Time app on my phone.
So, yeah, that didn’t help the insomnia much.
From the release:
Doctor Who: The Eternity Clock will immerse gamers in the universe of Doctor Who, allowing them to take on the role of the Doctor and River Song as they travel across time and space to save the Earth. Gamers must learn to master the complexities of time travel with exceptional time based game play, changes made in one time will impact another creating multiple possibilities and challenging players to solve puzzles across the centuries.A wholly new storyline has been developed especially for this new Doctor Who console game franchise, written in collaboration with the BBC Wales team. Photo-real graphics, television quality scenes and highly realistic characters will bring the world of Doctor Who to life immersing fans completely in the twists and turns of an action filled plot. The stars of the series Matt Smith (the Doctor) and Alex Kingston (River Song) have recorded full voiceovers for their characters in Doctor Who: The Eternity Clock and motion capture has been used to create in-game characters that are incredibly realistic providing the ultimate Doctor Who gaming experience.
The game will be released in early 2012, initially on Playstation 3; Playstation Vita (PSP) and PC platforms.
There’s a Doctor Who action puzzle adventure for the iPhone and iPad. This delights us. We like action puzzle adventures almost as much as we like puzzle adventure action.
For the first time on iPhone and iPod, enter the world of Doctor Who in a brand new action puzzle adventure!
An intrepid traveller through time and space and the last of the powerful Time Lords, the Doctor is armed only with his incredible intelligence and his sonic screwdriver. Join him and his human companion, Amy Pond, as they race to save an innocent family attacked by a rogue Dalek and hurtled into the depths of history.
This Lite version will take you through an ancient Incan temple. Defeat your favourite enemies, solve devious puzzles, and restore peace throughout time!
The Full version of Doctor Who: The Mazes of Time features:
•Brain twisting puzzles – over 100 in all!
•Travel through time and space to seven unique locations
•Increasingly complex environmental challenges to challenge your mind and reflexes
•Play as both the Doctor and his companion, Amy Pond, utilising their unique skills and abilities to solve challenges
•Features Daleks, Cybermen and Silurians – each with unique behaviour that requires different strategies of stealth and subterfuge to complete levels
•Authentic music from the show
•Features Open Feint and Game Center achievements