E3 2010 officially begins, so have fun now because a swarm of news, rumors, and game announcements are on the way. In the meantime, kickback with a cold beverage and enjoy the last seven days from Big Download:
- Reviews: We give our final verdicts for Split/Second and Beat Hazard.
- Boot Disk: We look back in our latest retro games feature at the original Empire Earth.
- All You Need To Know: We give you the 411 on all we have on the upcoming shooter Bulletstorm.
- Freeware Friday: Our latest look at free PC games checks out the free-to-play online game League of Legends.
- Contest: We have teamed up with Gala-Net to offer a special item kit for the free-to-play MMO Rappelz.
- SBK X demo: Try out a sample of this motorcycle racing sim game.
- Darkness Within 2: The Dark Lineage demo: It's a free slice of the upcoming horror-themed adventure game.
- Aliens Vs Predator DirectX11 benchmark: See if your PC can handle this newest benchmark based on the recent first person shooter.
- Splinter Cell Conviction patch: It's the latest update to Ubisoft's recent stealth action game.
- Half-Life 2 Free Yourself trailer: It's Valve take on Apple's 1984 TV ad to introduce Half-Life 2 to the Mac.
- Mafia 2 PhysX trailer: See some of the PC specific physics effects in 2K Games' upcoming crime action game.
- Monkey Island 2 Special Edition Documentary trailer: Take a look behind the scenes for this look at the upcoming revamp of the classic LucasArts adventure game.
- Rumor: New Total War game to be announced at E3?
- Aliens Vs Predator confirmed for OnLive
- Faxion Online announced
- Exato Games Studios to show first game, Progenitor, at E3 2010
- Need For Speed World launches July 20
- Cities XL developer Monte Cristo Studios shuts down
- Alien Breed Impact demo released on Steam: game release on June 3
- StarCraft II beta extended to June 7
- OnLive pre-registered users now getting one year free