3 News

Fallout 4, Rocket League, and More Get Discounts in This Week’s Deals With Gold

Even in a particularly busy spring season with games like Dark Souls IIIOverwatch, and more to keep players busy, Xbox's rotating discounts through Deals With Gold have offered even more deals on hits both recent and ...Read More

on May 24, 2016 10:56 AM
5 News

Conan and the Game of Thrones Cast Begin Their Overwatch in New Clueless Gamer

While fans of Game of Thrones mourned in a particularly devastating episode this past weekend, this week things took a far more lighthearted turn as cast members Peter Dinklage and Lena Headey began their Overwatch as guests ...Read More

on May 24, 2016 10:33 AM
27 News

Pricing Revealed for Overwatch Micro-transactions; Solely for Loot Boxes/Cosmetic Items

For many Blizzard fans, today is a big day for celebration as Blizzard Entertainment has released their long-awaited team-based shooter Overwatch on consoles and PC, with the micro-transaction structure for the game having officially been revealed. ...Read More

on May 24, 2016 10:24 AM
9 Editorials

A Beginner’s Guide to Overwatch

As a multiplayer title that spans across the globe with a cast of over 20 wildly different characters, developer Blizzard Entertainment's upcoming title Overwatch is the studio's first major new IP in quite some time, and as ...Read More

on May 24, 2016 10:00 AM
0 News

Total War: Warhammer’s New Trailer Lets You Experience Battle in 360-Degrees

War is almost upon us with the impending release of the highly-anticipated Total War: Warhammer, and while the battle is just about to begin, you can get a head start on your strategies with a new trailer ...Read More

on May 23, 2016 12:08 PM
4 News

Blizzard Makes Overwatch Larger than Life; Fans React to Massive Action Figures Across the Globe

With the game officially set to launch tomorrow, many are highly anticipating the latest creation to come from Blizzard Entertainment with the studio's upcoming shooter Overwatch, and over the weekend the studio came up with a pretty ...Read More

on May 23, 2016 11:34 AM
1 News

ESA Announces First-Ever Public Event E3 Live!; Free Tickets Available Now

Held each year in the confines of the Los Angeles Convention Center, the annual E3 expo has been one of the biggest conventions dedicated to gaming around the world, and now the annual press expo is opening ...Read More

on May 23, 2016 11:04 AM
5 News

Ori and the Blind Forest: Definitive Edition Coming to Retail in June for Xbox One, PC

Originally released in the spring of last year, the indie hit Ori and the Blind Forest quickly drew great acclaim and praise from both critics and gamers, with the previously digital-only title now coming to retail next ...Read More

on May 23, 2016 10:38 AM
16 Reviews

DOOM Review — To Hell and Back Again

For all its emphasis on satanic rituals, bloody demons, and putting players into the role of a gun-toting super soldier, the original DOOM paved the way for shooters-to-come with its debut in 1993. Even in a genre ...Read More

on May 20, 2016 3:47 PM
11 News

CD Projekt RED Says Blood and Wine “Is the End” for The Witcher 3; No Plans Yet for Future Witcher Title

Coming off last year's release of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, Polish developer CD Projekt RED would certainly be expected to continue delving deeper into Geralt of Rivia's world in a future sequel, though the studio has ...Read More

on May 20, 2016 11:28 AM
10 News

Blizzard Shares Stats on Loot Boxes, Play Time, and More During Overwatch’s Open Beta

Blizzard's highly-anticipated team shooter Overwatch is just a few days away from release, and while many around the world are preparing for launch, Blizzard has shared some new information during the game's open beta period and plenty ...Read More

on May 20, 2016 10:57 AM
9 News

Blizzard Reveals Server Activation Times for Overwatch’s Launch

In just a few days, Blizzard Entertainment will be unleashing its latest new title to the masses with the upcoming team-based shooter Overwatch, and now you can prepare for launch with the exact times that servers will ...Read More

on May 20, 2016 10:45 AM
11 Podcasts

ShockCast: Episode 5 – Reviews, Criticism, & Fairness

All's fair in love and reviews - or is it?

In this week’s installment of the ShockCast, Lou, Chris, and Giuseppe dig into the methods to our madness when it comes to games writing, reviewing, and "fairness" ...Read More

on May 20, 2016 10:00 AM
8 News

BBC Documentary Bodyhack Explores a Prosthetic Limb Project Inspired by Metal Gear Solid V

Last year, players dove into the final chapter of Hideo Kojima's Metal Gear Solid series with the long-awaited release of Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain, with a new two-part documentary providing a look into a ...Read More

on May 19, 2016 11:29 AM
6 News

Dying Light Developer Techland Working on Two New Games; Includes an Original, Open-World Fantasy Game

Polish developer Techland has seen great success in the last year with its acclaimed open-world action title Dying Light, and since then new reports have confirmed that the developer is currently working on two new games that ...Read More

on May 19, 2016 11:13 AM
11 News

CD Projekt RED Celebrates The Witcher 3’s One-Year Anniversary with Special Birthday Card

Last year, developer CD Projekt RED earned the praises of games and critics alike with the release of its massively-acclaimed RPG The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, and one year later the studio is thanking fans for its ...Read More

on May 19, 2016 10:36 AM
10 News

The Pokemon Company Sharing More Details on Pokemon Sun & Moon in June

Earlier this month, Pokemon fans around the world got their first glimpses at the upcoming new generation of pocket monsters with this fall's Pokemon Sun & Moon, with more information on the massively popular handheld RPGs coming ...Read More

on May 18, 2016 11:37 AM
7 News

Super Mario Maker Reaches New Milestones; Over 3.5 Million Units Sold

Released for Wii U owners last fall, the level creator Super Mario Maker became a quick hit for allowing players to build some wild and crazy levels inspired by the world of Super Mario Bros., and ...Read More

on May 18, 2016 11:25 AM
5 News

Salt and Sanctuary Releases for PC; Available Now Through Steam and The Humble Store

Originally released earlier this year for PS4, the mysterious and Dark Souls-esque Salt and Sanctuary quickly became a popular hit, with the title having now been released for PC players to enjoy as well. ...Read More

on May 18, 2016 11:08 AM
22 News

Overwatch Coming to Retailers One Day Early; Available for Customers on May 23rd to Prepare for Launch

Starting next week, players will be able to dive in to the multiplayer mayhem and madness of Blizzard's new team-based shooter Overwatch, while those itching to play the game right at launch will get the bonus of ...Read More

on May 17, 2016 11:17 AM
0 News

Dark Souls: The Board Game Concludes Kickstarter Campaign with $5.4M in Funding

As if Dark Souls wasn't already punishing enough in video game form, last month the series saw its reveal as a (hopefully equally as punishing) board game with the crowdfunding campaign for Dark Souls: The Board Game, ...Read More

on May 17, 2016 11:01 AM
0 News

The Witcher 3, Square Enix Titles, and More Get Discounts in This Week’s Deals With Gold

This spring has been a busy one for gamers with DOOMDark Souls III, and plenty of other big releases to enjoy as the weather warms up, but there's always a good time to catch up with ...Read More

on May 17, 2016 10:32 AM
2 News

Yo-Kai Watch 2 Coming to North America on September 30; Launching with Two Versions

The Japanese sensation Yo-Kai Watch came to the shores of the USA last fall to great success and a whole new fanbase, and now the game's sequel Yo-Kai Watch 2 will officially be bringing its colorful cast ...Read More

on May 16, 2016 11:45 AM
4 News

Get Caught Up with Geralt in GOG’s The Witcher Series Sale; All Games Up to 85% Off

Coming off a remarkable last year with The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, CD Projekt RED's acclaimed series has won dozens upon dozens of awards and for those that have yet to dive in to the series, GOG's ...Read More

on May 16, 2016 10:18 AM
0 News

System Shock Remastered Launching Kickstarter Campaign in June

While last year fans of the cult classic System Shock series were treated to the announcement of a third entry in the series, while developer Night Dive Studios is also planning a fully-remastered version of the original ...Read More

on May 16, 2016 7:37 AM
9 Podcasts

ShockCast: Episode 4 – Uncharted 4 & Battlefield 1

For the fourth week of the ShockCast, we're talking all about Nathan Drake, WWI, and tallying up the "fired" count from Giuseppe at this point. ...Read More

on May 15, 2016 10:49 AM
11 News

Scottish Electronic Group CHVRCHES Release New, Original Song for Mirror’s Edge Catalyst

The upcoming (and long-awaited) Mirror's Edge Catalyst is just a few weeks away from release for those looking to jump back into Faith's shoes and to do some hardcore parkour, with the popular Scottish electronic group CHVRCHES ...Read More

on May 13, 2016 8:05 AM
1 News

Steam’s Weekend Deals Offer ARMA III/Black Ops III Free Weekends, Firewatch, and More

Steam players are no stranger to getting tons of discounts and cheap prices on great games, though the online retailer's Weekend Deals aren't a bad deal either with another week of free games to play, discounts, and ...Read More

on May 13, 2016 7:53 AM
10 News

Rocket League: Collector’s Edition Gets New Trailer; Includes DLC, Art-Print, and More

Rocket League took off in a big way last year with the game's release on PS4 and PC (followed soon after on Xbox One), with the game officially set to release for retail this summer and including ...Read More

on May 13, 2016 7:44 AM
3 News

Dark Souls III, Ratchet & Clank, and More Top PlayStation Store in April 2016

PlayStation owners certainly had a lot to look forward to this spring with plenty of major releases from the likes of Dark Souls IIIRatchet & Clank, and more as seen through the latest charts of the ...Read More

on May 12, 2016 2:24 PM