A little over a week ago we were out in Los Angeles to play Destiny 2 for the first time. It was a great experience as we got a chance to go hands-on with multiple versions of the game, and multiple modes within Destiny 2……
Over the last few years there has been a renaissance in the indie game development community in a couple of very specific genres: Roguelike and Metroidvania. It seems like every month another developer is putting their spin on one of these genres, while staying constrained by…..
With the Battle Royale genre growing increasingly popular on PC, consoles are getting their first taste of it on June 2nd when The Culling arrives on Xbox One Game Preview. Like other games in the genre, The Culling pits players against each other in a setting…..
Rime’s road to release has been an odd one. At points in its conception it was funded by two of the biggest platform holders in Microsoft and Sony, and now neither of the two have exclusive rights to the game. Tequila Works, a developer out…..
Since bringing back Mortal Kombat in 2011, NetherRealm Studios has been on a tear with their fighting games. While they’ve had stiff competition from the likes of Capcom, Namco, and Arc System Works they’ve continued to push out impressive games that not only speak to…..
Bethesda is hosting a free weekend for Fallout 4 on Xbox One and Steam for PC. From May 25th through May 28th, the game will be available for all Xbox Live Gold subscribers and Steam users. Players can try out all of the base content…..
Microsoft finally revealed the Xbox Game Pass, an on-demand digitial subscription that allows players to download and play Xbox and Xbox 360 games for a monthly fee of $9.99. As it stands, the service is rolling out into beta for all Xbox Live Gold members…..
Rumors that the next Far Cry would be in set the Western United States have been confirmed today by Ubisoft. They’ve released a trailer that reveals the new setting for the game. The teaser trailer welcomes Far Cry fans to Hope County, Montana. As teaser…..
Bungie will be making a splash in PC gaming this year with the release of Destiny 2. First and foremost, they’re forgoing the normal route of releasing on Steam and releasing on Blizzard’s Battle.net instead. Apparently, the PC version of Destiny may have a slight…..
The first year of Overwatch is just about complete. In a week’s time the game will have been out for a full year and in that time we’ve seen a number of new heroes added to the game, new maps, and constant updating and balancing…..
Ubisoft has announced that they will finally release Southpark: The Fractured But Whole later this year. The second game in the series of South Park role-playing games, The Fractured But Whole is the follow-up to 2014’s South Park: The Stick of Truth. This fall, the…..
Phantom Dust is apparently still coming out, and releasing for free on Xbox One and Windows 10 on May 16th. The announcement comes from Aaron Greenberg via Twitter and was quite unexpected. The cult-classic was announced a few years ago at E3 to not be…..
Deck 13 has been down this road before. The 2014 release of Lords of the Fallen borrowed from the Souls franchise. Their latest game, The Surge, does so as well. So much so, that it’s hard to describe The Surge outside of terms that have…..
PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) is getting another update this week, and with it some of the issues with cheating should be fixed. There were a few major cheats being used in the community, including one that removes foilage from the game, and players using “lag switch.” Players…..
Halo 6 at this year’s E3 was sounding like a complete possibility. Microsoft getting ready to reveal their new console and all, Halo being their flagship game. It seemed, if anything, a possibility. Well, that’s not happening. According to Brian Jarrard who goes by the…..
Microsoft is doing a little Spring cleaning come May 16th with their digital Xbox One backwards compatability offerings. Some of the most popular titles in the ever-growing 275+ game catalog will be going on sale starting next week. Some of the most popular ones, like…..
Earlier this week Square Enix revealed that they would be cutting ties with IO Interactive. Disclosed in their financial report for investors, the news left Hitman fans scratching their heads as to what the future holds for this long-running franchise. While the worst-case scenario would…..
If you just can’t wait to get your hands on Injustice 2 and are willing to settle for a mobile version of the game, it’s currently available on the App Store and Google Play. The first Injustice mobile game was pretty good when you consider…..
An image recently leaked onto multiple forums across the web that looked like it could be related to Red Dead Redemption 2. As it turns out, this is not the case. That image in case (above), isn’t from Red Dead Redemption 2, but from a…..
From Software may have closed the book on the Souls series for now, but that doesn’t mean Bloodborne is done for. In fact, we very well could be getting an announcement of Bloodborne 2 at Sony’s E3 Press Conference. What started as a little joke…..
PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds might be the success story of 2017 thus far. This Battle Royale style game that’s in early access on Steam has garnered 2 million in sales in a relatively short period of time, and apparently all that money is going to be put…..
During Microsoft’s Build 2017 address in Washington, the company revealed what is their new design philosophy when it comes to UI. It’s something they’re calling Fluent Design, and it’s coming to the next major Windows 10 update called the “Fall Creators Update.” This fluent design…..
Ubisoft is obviously committed to Rainbow Six: Siege and has outlined their plans for the game, and they go far beyond just releasing new Operators over time. While fans looking at the short run for Rainbow Six might want new Operators more quickly, the team…..
Starbreeze and Overkill have announced that Payday 2 is coming to VR on Steam, with a beta to begin in 2017. They released a trailer for the game, which shows off some pretty impressive gameplay that looks comparable to what Payday 2 players would…..
Vanquish is coming to PC, and it’s going to be a lot earlier than many expected. About two weeks from now, Vanquish will hit PC on May 25th, 2017. Following the success of releasing the original Bayonetta on PC, it’s not a huge surprise that…..