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Heroes of the Storm Gets New Patch This Week; Exclusively to Balance Overwatch’s Tracer

Last month, Blizzard prepared players for the studio's upcoming shooter Overwatch by including the game's zippy Tracer as a new hero character in their popular MOBA, Heroes of the Storm, though due to recent developments with her ...Read More

on May 3, 2016 11:48 AM
1 News

Battleborn Mobile Tie-In Battleborn Tap Released; Features Unlocks for Main Game

Starting today, players all around the world will get ready for battle with the release of Gearbox Software's Battleborn, and along with the game's release on consoles and PC the studio has also released a tie-in mobile ...Read More

on May 3, 2016 11:29 AM
5 News

Overwatch’s New Cinematic Trailer Asks “Are You With Us?”

Later this month, the player's watch will begin with the release of Blizzard's highly-anticipated new shooter Overwatch, and ahead of the game's upcoming open beta this weekend, the studio has released a new trailer that also acts ...Read More

on May 3, 2016 10:48 AM
8 News

Stardew Valley Creator Reveals New Updates, Multiplayer, and Console Ports Coming in the Future

Originally released earlier this year, the indie farming simulator Stardew Valley quickly became a hit by surpassing one million copies sold, and now in a new update from the game's developer, there's more on the way for ...Read More

on May 2, 2016 12:13 PM
8 News

Uncharted 4 Charts a Roadmap for Post-Release Multiplayer Support; Includes Free Updates, Co-op, and More

In just over a week, players will finally get to experience the end of Nathan Drake's journey in the long-awaited Uncharted 4: A Thief's End, with developer Naughty Dog giving players a glimpse at what to expect ...Read More

on May 2, 2016 11:18 AM
1 News

EA Celebrates Star Wars Day with Battlefront, The Old Republic Free Trials on May 4

May 4th, known affectionately as "May the Fourth Be With You," is the international day of celebration for Star Wars Day, with EA to join in the celebrations with a free trial of its recent Star Wars ...Read More

on May 2, 2016 7:32 AM
7 Previews

Hands-On Preview: We Happy Few – Brave New Psychedelic World

After emerging from an underground shelter with a bed and supplies, Compulsion Games' We Happy Few thrusts players into a world that's both disarmingly colorful and vibrant, and at the same time unnerving, making players tense in ...Read More

on May 1, 2016 12:00 PM
9 Previews

Hands-On Preview: Let It Die – Fight to the Death

Coming from the mind of Goichi Suda (aka "Suda51"), there's certainly a wonderful degree of insanity and the bizarre to expect from his projects, ranging from Killer 7 to No More Heroes, and his most recent project  ...Read More

on April 29, 2016 2:00 PM
7 Podcasts

ShockCast Ep. 2 – Localization & Console Exclusives

In this week's episode of the ShockCast, we talk about all things dealing with localization and console exclusives: what are the implications of localizing a game to a different region and different culture? What about the benefits ...Read More

on April 29, 2016 1:21 PM
2 News

Pokemon Red/Blue/Yellow/Green 3DS eShop Releases Sell Over 1.5 Million Copies Worldwide

Coming off a big year for one of its most successful series and its 20th anniversary, one of the big surprises of the year for Pokemon fans was the re-release of the original Game Boy classics on ...Read More

on April 29, 2016 11:36 AM
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Microsoft Confirms Closure of Fable Developer Lionhead Studios

Earlier this year, the beloved developer of the Fable series Lionhead Studios had begun conversations with Microsoft on the potential closure of the studio following the cancellation of their most recent project, Fable Legends, with the studio ...Read More

on April 29, 2016 11:14 AM
10 News

Battleborn’s 25 Character Cast Gets Ready for Battle in Launch Trailer

With just one week to go until release, Gearbox Software's upcoming shooter Battleborn is set to include a pretty diverse and large roster of characters, and now you can get the chance to get a peek at ...Read More

on April 29, 2016 10:59 AM
3 Previews

Hands-On Preview: Pyre – Carrying the Flame

With just two prior titles under its belt, developer Supergiant Games has managed to do quite a lot with a small resume compared to many other studios. Yet even with just two games, both Bastion and Transistor ...Read More

on April 29, 2016 10:25 AM
9 News

Hello Games’ Sean Murray Talks the Vast Lore and Universe of No Man’s Sky in New Video

Hello Games' upcoming epic space exploration game No Man's Sky is one of the most highly-anticipated titles coming to the PS4 and PC this summer, and while there's so much to the game's vast universe waiting to ...Read More

on April 28, 2016 12:08 PM
21 News

Superhot Bends Time on Xbox One Next Week

Where most first-person shooters focus on movement and fast-paced action, the unique shooter Superhot instead slowed things down and made players think a little more strategically since the game released on PC in February, and now Xbox ...Read More

on April 28, 2016 11:58 AM
3 News

Oxenfree Comes to PS4 on May 31; New Features, Endings, and More Coming to All Platforms

Originally released at the beginning of the year on Xbox One and PC, Oxenfree quickly became an indie hit with great reviews and lots of admiring fans, with the game officially coming to PS4 owners in just ...Read More

on April 28, 2016 11:45 AM
41 Rumors

Leaked Artwork Appears for Rumored Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare; Reveals Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare Remastered

Following a previous report earlier this week that leaked information on the next rumored title, Activision seems prepared to reveal the next chapter in the Call of Duty franchise with the rumored title being Call of Duty: ...Read More

on April 28, 2016 11:29 AM
41 Interviews

Let It Die Interview: Suda51 Talks Survival, The End of the World, and Heavy Metal

From its original reveal at E3 2014, the upcoming free-to-play action brawler Let It Die established from the get-go that it was going to be a wild, bloody ride in a weird, post-apocalyptic world. With imagery of ...Read More

on April 27, 2016 1:38 PM
15 News

BioWare Executive Producer Releases Tease for Something Dragon Age-Related

With Inquisition having been released two years ago, many fans will be eager to hear about what's coming next from BioWare's Dragon Age series, while one of the series' leads is teasing something related to the series ...Read More

on April 27, 2016 11:14 AM
35 News

Hidetaka Miyazaki Confirms From Software Developing New IP; “Dark Souls Is Over”

In the last few years, the Souls series from developer From Software and creator Hidetaka Miyazaki have been some of the most influential (and adored) titles of the last few years from the Dark Souls titles to ...Read More

on April 27, 2016 11:05 AM
4 News

Nintendo’s Mobile App Miitomo Reaches 10M Users Since Launch; Over 20M Miifotos Taken

Coming off a series of announcements this morning, Nintendo is helping to show fans a small glimpse of the road ahead for the company including its plans for future mobile releases, and so far the company's debut ...Read More

on April 27, 2016 10:26 AM
13 News

Nintendo Reveals Fire Emblem, Animal Crossing, and More Coming to Mobile (UPDATE)

[UPDATE: 4/27/16 - Following the previous report that said the release date of Fire Emblem and Animal Crossing titles for mobile was unknown, Nintendo has confirmed that both titles will be releasing this fall.] ...Read More

on April 27, 2016 10:13 AM
80 News

Gears of War 4 Season Pass Contents Detailed; Pre-Orders Now Open on Standard/Ultimate Editions

Coming off a ton of new information and trailers for the game released in the last few weeks, Gears of War 4 is primed to be one of the biggest releases of the year for Xbox One, ...Read More

on April 26, 2016 1:06 PM
1 News

King’s Quest: Episode 1 Now Available Free on Xbox One and Xbox 360

Originally debuting last year, The Odd Gentlemen's revival of King's Quest brought back a classic adventure title to modern audiences, and now on the eve of the series' third episodic release, Xbox owners can jump in and ...Read More

on April 26, 2016 11:45 AM
21 News

PlayStation Store Celebrates Golden Week with Sale on Tons of Japanese Games

In celebration of the annual Japanese tradition of Golden Week, the PlayStation Store is honoring the tradition of exceptional RPGs and other titles from Japan in the digital retailers latest line of discounts for PlayStation console owners. ...Read More

on April 26, 2016 11:34 AM
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Assassin’s Creed Syndicate, Alien: Isolation, and More Get Discounted in This Week’s Deals With Gold

April 2016 has been pretty kind to gamers with the likes of Quantum BreakDark Souls III, and other big releases to kick off the spring, though there's always time to go back and enjoy a classic ...Read More

on April 26, 2016 11:15 AM
2 News

Paragon: Essentials Edition for PS4 Hits Stores in June; Retail Edition Includes Coins, Skins, and More

The upcoming free-to-play MOBA from Epic Games, Paragon, is set to bridge the gap a bit more between consoles/PCs and the ever-evolving MOBA market, with the title to receive a retail release on PS4 with added content ...Read More

on April 25, 2016 12:36 PM
9 News

Gears of War 4: Ultimate Edition Revealed; Includes Season Pass and 4-Day Early Access

As one of the most highly-anticipated new releases for the Xbox One this fall, Gears of War 4 is sure to become one of the system's marquee titles and with its newly-revealed Ultimate Edition, players will get ...Read More

on April 25, 2016 10:28 AM
50 News

Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End Shows Action and an Epic Journey in Final Trailer

Since his debut in 2007, Nathan Drake has spanned the globe across numerous adventures in the Uncharted series, with the wise-cracking adventurer getting one last hurrah in the highly-anticipated Uncharted 4: A Thief's End, and Sony giving ...Read More

on April 25, 2016 10:07 AM
2 Previews

Hands-On Preview: Thimbleweed Park – Hometown Investigations

Defined by classics such as Maniac MansionGrim FandangoDay of the Tentacle, and more (many of which recently remastered and re-released), the point-and-click adventure genre has seen a bit of a resurgence in the eye of ...Read More

on April 23, 2016 3:13 PM