Kalypso Media has given us our first glimpse into the rich and detailed gameplay of Tropico 5. The tropical city-builder series is celebrated for its unique brand of moral ambiguity and free-form progression. The trailer introduces an evolving society, from the paddlewheel boats of 1850…..
Another Elder Scrolls Online Beta weekend has come and gone. Over a million of keys were disseminated, friends were invited, and exclusive vanity pets were unlocked. The US mega server was veritably pulsing with activity, and teeming with excitement for the game’s imminent release early…..
Some say Sagat was unduly nerfed. Others maintain that he is still overpowered. Capcom has eliminated the need for such controversy by revealing a new “Edition Mode” for Ultra Street Fighter 4. During this weekend’s Southern California Regionals 2014, Peter “Combofiend” Rosas made the announcement. With this…..
Since lifting the non-disclosure agreement from The Elder Scrolls Online earlier this month, Bethesda is looking to stretch the limits of its North American mega-server. Today, ZeniMax Online is hosting its seventh beta weekend since March of last year, with at least one more scheduled…..
Bethesda will be hosting another beta weekend for The Elder Scrolls Online, between Friday, February 28th and Sunday, March 2nd. Beta invites have started going out to those enrolled, and this time around, Bethesda is allowing beta participants to bring a friend to try out…..
Blizzard has deployed patch 2.0.1 for Diablo III. The massive update is one that preps Diablo for the first bout of downloadable content, bringing a number of new elements to the game. In hopes of luring fans that may have fell of the wagon in…..
In the current Starbound beta, players are essentially let loose to bounce around the game world with very little direction. As we’ve been told, the current progression mechanic is temporary, existing as a placeholder while the devs work on their engine. On Sunday, Starbound creator…..
Dean Hall is leaving Bohemia Interactive and Day Z behind this year. Hall will be starting his own studio in New Zealand, the Day Z creator recently told Eurogamer. Hall claims that he’ll still have some involvement in the continued development of Day Z for…..
Star Citizen, the most crowd-funded project in history, has now reached $39 million in funding since its Kickstarter capped at $2 million in November 2012. The PC space MMO has attracted a monumental following through its promise of unprecedented depth and scope. Developed by Cloud…..
The first Dark Souls 2 review will be released in tomorrow’s issue of M! Games, and the results are promising. The dark dungeon crawler apparently scored a glowing 90% from the German magazine and is described as “The hardest Action-RPG in the world.” You can…..
London-based developer Ndemic Creations has made their strategy-sim hybrid Plague Inc: Evolved available on Steam Early Access for $14.99. Plague Inc: Evolved is not a PC port, but a fully redeveloped version of 2012′s wildly popular Plague Inc. for iOS and Android. Released back in 2012,…..
Cliff Bleszinski, the man behind Unreal Tournament and Gears of War, has strong words to say about where he sees the future of games heading, according to Gamasutra. “The whole ‘old guard,’ where you get a Game Informer cover and an E3 reveal, is dead……
Today, 50 new titles have passed through Steam Greenlight, Valve’s democratic approval system. To date, over 700 games have made their way into the program, with 200 of those having been released for purchase. “While they were Greenlit today, these titles will be released independently…..
Dark Souls 2 Black Armor Edition is a free upgraded version of the game to those who pre-order, but only while supplies last. The package includes a slick black metal case with exclusive artwork, the official soundtrack, and five weapons and shields to trick out…..
Hopefully you’ve come down from the buzz of today’s WildStar beta key giveaway and are ready for some fresh news. Carbine Studios has revealed a new game mode known simply as “Adventures,” which are five-player simulations that take place in alternate versions of previously visited…..
The creators of Rock Band are making a musical first person arena shooter in a new game called Chroma. The announcement from Harmonix states their aims to create and reimagine the classic Arena FPS formula, “infusing fast-paced shooter action with music-driven gameplay.” Harmonix is working…..
Gone Home has been a huge success story for Fullbright Company, earning the Game of the Year Award from Polygon and Kilscreen and selling north of 250,000 copies. However, there have been some criticisms towards Gone Home, as Fullbright co-founder Steve Gaynor told GamesIndustry International. Some of them are…..
In a move most likely meant to generate interest among gamers in the upcoming Transformers film, Activision has unveiled a trailer for Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark, releasing in 2014. The game will feature the return of many fan favorites such as Optimus Prime, voiced…..
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…..
If you’ve enrolled for the Titanfall beta, you may be obsessively checking your email inbox for an invite to test drive Respawn’s upcoming shooter. The beta is set to start on February 14th, and according to studio head, Vince Zampella, Titanfall beta invites should start…..
Valve has added a comprehensive tagging system and new filtering options to Steam, even if the systems in place still have a shy beta sticker attached. The tagging system allows for users to add their own labels to games, making it easier for potential future…..
Slightly Mad Studios, the critically acclaimed developer known for their pedigree in racing video games, today unveiled World of Speed, a AAA massively multiplayer online arcade racing video game. World of Speed will be available in 2014 as a free-to-play experience on PCs. In World…..
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…..
Not long ago, we brought to you the rumor that Murdered: Soul Suspect was coming to Xbox One. Square Enix has announced that Murdered: Soul Suspect will be coming to both PS4 and Xbox One as well as the previously promised platforms of Xbox 360,…..
Having only just been given a glimpse of what a Transformers universe is going to look like with less Shia LaBeouf and more dinobots, Hasbro is bringing us another way to enjoy the universe with their upcoming game: Transformers… universe. Transformers Universe is the MMO…..
Valve recently announced that there will be a way for users to have quick access to games that have recently been updated. According to Valve, there will be a Recently Updated page on the Steam storefront that will consist of a list of game updates…..
Xbox 360 owners and Titanfall hopefuls will have to wait just a little bit longer for the highly anticipated mech-based shooter. The 360 version was originally slated for release alongside the Xbox One and PC versions of the game on March 11 in North America…..
Activision revealed that the 2014 Call of Duty release will be developed by Sledgehammer Games, in an investor earnings call on Thursday. The publisher says “for the first, this years Call of Duty game, and future Call of Duty games, are being built on a…..
Castlevania Lords of Shadow 2 is not about the kind of vampires who sparkle like diamonds and partake in friendly games of baseball in the middle of a stormy forest. No, Dracula is a vampire. The vampire, in fact – an OV (Original Vampire) if…..
Gamers who were worried about the recent requirements for Titanfall to function on PC may now have another concern, that being the mandatory need for an EA Origin account if they wish to play. The news was broken on Twitter as a follow up by…..
Another batch of beta invites for The Elder Scrolls Online are being sent out today — over 500,000 in fact! Check your email and prepare to explore Tamriel with your friends and guild mates in grand fashion. Chances are, if you’ve participated in any previous…..