Since the launch of the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One last November, there have of course been plenty of comparisons between the two consoles, especially when talking about sales. Since that time, PlayStation 4 has outsold the competition by a large margin, with the gap…..
Ever since Halo: The Master Chief Collection was announced at E3 2014 the debate has been about what six maps will be upgraded to the new Halo 2: Anniversary Edition engine. As we already know, every map ever included in a Halo game will be in the set, but only six…..
Nintendo is a very different company than any others within the gaming industry. Like Sony and Microsoft, they produce their own gaming consoles, but unlike them they rely almost solely on first party titles to sell that system. Also, their games are targeted at all…..
During E3 2013, Microsoft was criticized for a lot of their conference, specifically the fact that they chose to focus too much on the media aspects of their consoles, along with the DRM fiasco. However, one key piece of the conference that excited gamers was…..
Last year, Nintendo chose to end their years of holding a full conference in front of the media at E3, instead deciding to hold merely a Nintendo Direct stream online. There was stuff on the showroom floor, but it wasn’t much of a success overall……
During this year’s E3 IndieCade got their own little booth that may not have been prime real estate but it was enough to warrant enough buzz that it was always packed. The group gathered at E3 to raise awareness for their convention which gather’s the…..
After man fans got a chance to play the Destiny Alpha this weekend it is only logical, after all the feedback on the internet and forums that the hype is real. Destiny is truly the next-generation of shooters. So I decided to come up with…..
Now I know I cannot be the only one who very much enjoyed the recent Dead Island 2 trailer. It had everything, humor, action, and a bumping song. It feels as though it is the next logical evolution of the Dead Island trailers beginning way…..
So, after IGN erroneously reported that The Last Guardian was cancelled then apologized for the error and retracted the report, one would hope E3 2014 would hold a bounty of information about the project. Nope. No new details, footage, or specs, just that it still exists. PlayStation’s Scott Rohde would…..
Battlefield: Hardline made its official debut at E3 2014. Despite being the worst kept secret in games leading up to the tradeshow, we now have a clearer picture of what to expect this fall from Visceral, DICE, and Electronic Arts. Hardline has enough similarities to…..
Bungie has been secretive with Destiny for quite some time. Even when they were dishing details, they weren’t saying much. They kept claiming that Destiny was this massive thing, but honestly, even sitting through their gameplay showcase at E3 2013, it really wasn’t clear what…..
A new generation of Minecraft is coming to the Xbox One, PS4, and PS Vita very soon, but it’s not going to be as big of a difference as you might think. 4J Studios has been plugging away on the next-gen versions of Mojang’s popular…..
The Order 1886 made its public debut at E3 2014. For the first time, Ready at Dawn has opened up a small portion of gameplay for attendees of the convention, showcasing what is undoubtedly one of the best looking games on its way to the…..
In case the title didn’t make it clear, SPOILER ALERT! Wolfenstein: The New Order’s narrative and gameplay is made possible, arguably, by the catharsis that comes from killing those who deserve to die. As the player charges through cramped corridors, automatic shotgun in each hand, leaving…..
Although concrete information is scarce, there is already a considerable amount of excitement surrounding EA’s upcoming Star Wars: Battlefront. It’s been almost a decade since the series’ last outing, and many fans are desperate to get their hands on the long-awaited sequel. After the cancelled Star…..
It’s that time of year again, and with E3 fast approaching, the gaming community is rife with excitement and speculation. It’s a great opportunity to throw out some more theories concerning Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain, the next instalment in Hideo Kojima’s enormously…..
When I was young, anthropomorphic animals were big business. When Sega sought to refresh their image in 1991 and produce a new series capable of competing with a certain plumber, they came up with Sonic the Hedgehog. The blue speedster was a great success, bolstering…..
Price has been a point of contention for many in the six months that new consoles have been available from Microsoft and Sony. Microsoft chose to launch their Xbox One at $500, compared to Sony’s $400 PS4. While both companies claim that these new consoles are…..
Microsoft is all-in on Titanfall on the Xbox One. If it’s not the wildly successful system selling game that it’s anticipated to be, it’s going to be a long spring and summer for the company’s Xbox Division. One filled with continued promises of the future,…..
The Elder Scrolls Online has lifted its beta NDA, and written impressions, videos and screenshots are pouring in all over the internet. With two months to go before the MMO’s official release, ESO has seen its fair share of controversy. Imperial Editions, subscription fees, an…..
There’s no use mincing words — Bravely Default is an awful name for a game, even if it makes reference to said game’s battle system. In fact, I can only think of a few more titles that are worse (Divine Divinity and Killer is Dead…..
There’s a something of a firestorm enveloping The Elder Scrolls Online. Two things in particular seem to get under the skin of vocal gamers all over the internet: the $15 per month subscription fee and the infamous Imperial Edition of the game. Some people are…..
Hype. An equally dreaded and lauded word when it comes to our favorite pastime. The excitement swirling around a game’s release usually sparks up several months – sometimes even years – before the title goes gold. This sort of tactic is employed by many publishing…..
I feel like I am floating in an odd sort of limbo at this point in time. Picking up on the day to day goings on in the gaming world is something I greatly enjoy, though it is rare I find myself repeatedly refreshing my…..
There’s been a lot of debate and discussion recently over Titanfall’s player count. For those that haven’t been following the story as it developed; Respawn Entertainment have confirmed that the maximum number of players in a multiplayer match is 6 on 6. A Respawn Developer…..
When Sony bought Gaikai they obviously had big plans to usher in a new era of game streaming content in a major way. Why else would they fork over the millions and millions of dollars in the acquisition? We are finally seeing these plans put…..
Valve isn’t worried about the Xbox One or the PlayStation 4. When asked about the competition from Sony and Microsoft at Valve’s CES Press Event in Las Vegas, Gabe Newell blew off the fact that both companies have had great launches of their new hardware……
To say that the start of this generation has been anything better than underwhelming would be a massive overstatement. The console launches of the last two months have been stained by constant disappointment, from game breaking bugs to the obvious drought of content affecting both…..
So, the Xbox One has been out for a month now. I preordered mine, and it came on the day of release, November 22nd. This means that I’ve had just over a month to get to grips with the Xbox One, and this article is…..
The title of this article is a direct quotation, and an open question to the gaming community, but first let me explain where it came from and why I decided to write this post. I was shopping in my local high street, and decided to…..
Microsoft’s Xbox One has had a very successful launch, but it hasn’t been without its problems. As we covered recently, some Xbox One users have experienced faulty disk drives on their machines. However, according to a report by IGN, Microsoft might be offering a consolation…..