36 Editorials

Everyone Games: GaymerX and Encouraging Inclusive Gaming

Over the course of the last few years since getting involved with games writing, I've been to quite a number of large-scale trade shows of all varieties, namely E3, PAX East, and New York Comic Con. While ...Read More

on November 21, 2016 12:00 PM
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PS4 Pro HDR 4K TV Buyer’s Guide: Five Sets to Get the Most Out of Your Games

Thanks to Sony's PS4 Pro (and next year's 'Project Scorpio' from Microsoft) we are officially in the era of 4K consoles. Unfortunately, buying the right 4K TV to go alongside your shiny new machine can be   ...Read More

on November 16, 2016 9:49 AM
63 Galleries

Watch_Dogs 2 PS4 Pro vs PS4 1080p Screenshot Comparison: Massive Gains in Anti-Aliasing

Watch_Dogs 2 releases on PS4 (and Xbox One) tomorrow, and many are probably wondering about the differences between the game's looks on PS4 Pro and on standard PS4. ...Read More

on November 14, 2016 6:00 AM
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Final Fantasy XV Demo PS4 Pro VS PS4 VS Xbox One Screenshot Comparison: Beautiful on Every Platform

Square Enix released a new demo of Final Fantasy XV named Judgement Disk, giving gamers a good look at the visuals of the latest build of the game on both PS4 platforms and Xbox One. ...Read More

on November 12, 2016 6:21 PM
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Uncharted 4 PS4 Pro vs PS4 1080p Screenshot Comparison: What’s in it for You Without a 4K TV?

The PS4 Pro is finally out in the wild, and gamers have to decide on whether to make the jump or stick with their standard PS4. If you have a 4K TV, even better with HDR support, ...Read More

on November 10, 2016 6:11 PM
149 Editorials

PS4 Pro Buyers: Please Don’t Buy a Cheap 4K TV This Black Friday

If you're picking up a PS4 Pro this week, odds are that you either currently own or plan to buy a 4K TV sometime in the future. You might be planning on scooping one up on the ...Read More

on November 8, 2016 1:15 PM
35 Editorials

[UPDATED] Editor’s Review Guide to PlayStation VR Games and Applications

The PlayStation VR has finally hit the market and with it dozens of games, experiences and everything in between. Along with the PlayStation VR headset, DualShockers has tried out as many games as we could get our ...Read More

on November 8, 2016 12:50 PM
4 Editorials

Unboxing the ASTRO A50 Wireless Headset + Base Station

This week we gave you a first look at the ASTRO A50 Wireless Headset + Base Station. Now the time has come to unbox the new headset. We received the PlayStation 4 and PC version for ...Read More

on November 5, 2016 2:22 PM
12 Editorials

First Look and Hands On with the ASTRO A50 Wireless Headset + Base Station

This week in New York City we had the chance to get up close and personal with the newly released A50 Wireless Headset + Base Station from ASTRO Gaming. The A50 name may sound familiar as this ...Read More

on November 3, 2016 7:09 PM
6 Editorials

Scary Games to Play in the Dark: DualShockers’ Favorite Horror Games & Moments

Like a good ghost story or a favorite scary movie, horror games go hand in hand with some of the most terrifying experiences out there. From perennial classics like Resident Evil or Silent Hill, to newer favorites ...Read More

on October 31, 2016 10:00 AM
4 Editorials

Trick or Treat! Win One of 35 Black Desert Online Halloween Packs With DualShockers

It's almost Halloween, and to celebrate the spookiest time of the year, we have something a bit special for you. If you play Black Desert Online, and want to dress for the occasion without spending a dime, ...Read More

on October 29, 2016 2:22 PM
0 Interviews

Plants vs. Zombies Heroes Interview: Creative Director Talks Strategy

PopCap Games and Electronic Arts' latest mobile game, Plants vs. Zombies Heroes, has been out nearly a week. Trying to carve out a market share against heavyweight contenders like Hearthstone and the upcoming Gwent: The Witcher Card ...Read More

on October 28, 2016 11:40 AM
0 Editorials

ShockCast: Episode 22 – Nintendo Switch

After months of rumors and speculation, Nintendo is finally Switching things up.

In this week's installment of the ShockCast, Lou and Giuseppe discuss Nintendo's newly-announced console, the Nintendo Switch, and duke it over what Nintendo is getting ...Read More

on October 27, 2016 11:28 AM
1 Editorials

République and the Potential of Fixed Cameras in Modern Games

Nowadays, many players take camera control in games for granted. Being able to directly influence where you can move the camera helps stabilize player control and lets the player choose what they want to see. For a ...Read More

on October 24, 2016 11:00 AM
10 Editorials

Returning to the Wild West: A Closer Look at Red Dead Redemption 2’s First Trailer

Originally released in 2010, Rockstar Games' Western revival Red Dead Redemption holds a special place in my heart - and in the hearts of many other fans like me. That's why with this week's reveal of its ...Read More

on October 23, 2016 3:37 PM
68 Editorials

From the NX to Nintendo Switch: DualShockers Staff Reacts to Nintendo’s New Console

In just one day, Nintendo laid to rest many months of rumors, speculation, and more regarding its long-anticipated "NX" -- now called the Nintendo Switch -- as the company's next successor in its hardware line. After dropping ...Read More

on October 21, 2016 2:48 PM
11 Editorials

HBO’s Westworld and How it Adapts Video Games for Television

Since gaming was in its infancy, one of the biggest allures of video games has been their power to immerse players inside of a world. From the early days of PongSuper Mario Bros., and more, ...Read More

on October 12, 2016 11:45 AM
20 Editorials

Want to Try MU Legend’s Closed Beta? Here Are 10,000 Codes For You!

Webzen is preparing to launch the western closed beta of MU Legend, successor of MU Online, that among others spearheaded the MMORPG genre in Korea. ...Read More

on October 11, 2016 12:41 PM
123 Editorials

30 FPS vs 60 FPS: Both Options Are Perfectly Fine, but they Are Situational

The issue of frame rate comes up periodically in the gaming community, with camps mostly split between 30 and 60 frames per second. Yet, it's a much more complex dilemma than what many tend to imagine. ...Read More

on October 9, 2016 1:55 PM
4 Editorials

The Evolution of Superman in Gaming: A Tumultuous Path for the Man of Steel

Superman - everyone knows him. That alien from Krypton has truly left an impact on the world since his creation by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster in 1938. Being that big of an icon, Superman found his ...Read More

on October 3, 2016 11:00 AM
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Visit with Us the Brand New Final Fantasy XV-Focused Square Enix Cafe in Akihabara, Tokyo

Tomorrow Square Enix will open a new themed cafe right in front of Tokyo's super-popular electronics store Yodobashi Camera Akihabara, showcasing its range of games and merchandise. ...Read More

on September 30, 2016 7:04 AM
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A Wild PS4 Pro (and PlayStation VR) Appears at Sony’s Brand New Tokyo Showroom’s Grand Opening

Today marks a quite relevant day for Sony fans in Tokyo. After the closure of the manufacturer's main showroom at the historical Sony Building in the upscale Ginza district, the new one has been opened just a ...Read More

on September 24, 2016 5:28 AM
30 Editorials

DualShockers Tokyo Game Show Awards – Final Fantasy XV Dominates the Japanese Stage

Tokyo Game Show just closed the gates on its 2016 edition, and it was a great show. While it was a bit short on groundbreaking announcements, it had a very solid showing, with many games that will ...Read More

on September 18, 2016 3:16 PM
28 Editorials

Vote for DualShockers’ Tokyo Game Show 2016 Readers’ Choice Award

For the very first time at Tokyo Game Show 2016, our DualShockers Awards will include a Reader's Choice award, voted by you, to honor the favorite title among our readers. ...Read More

on September 16, 2016 3:33 PM
9 Editorials

Happy National Video Games Day: The DualShockers Staff Shares Their Favorite Gaming Memories

From the dawn of gaming to today, millions have had the chance to enjoy what video games have had to offer, and that is no clearer than it is today. Whether we played countless hours of Pong  ...Read More

on September 12, 2016 10:00 AM
61 Editorials

Does PlayStation 4 Pro Mark the Beginning of the Age of the Console Upgrade?

With the launch of Sony's PlayStation 4 and Microsoft's Xbox One, it would mark the first time that both console makers would be turning a profit off of hardware early on into the life cycle of their ...Read More

on September 11, 2016 10:32 AM
2 Editorials

Branching Paths: A Charming and Uplifting Documentary on the Japanese Indie Game Scene

Director Anne Ferrero recently released her feature-length documentary Branching Paths: A Journey Through Japan's Indie Game Scene. In the documentary, she takes the viewer on a two year journey through Japan's indie game scene, and gives an ...Read More

on September 3, 2016 2:53 PM
9 Editorials

The Evolution of Batman in Gaming: From Isometric Puzzlers to Open-World Adventures

Ever since he was created in 1939 by Bob Kane and Bill Finger, Batman has become a pop-culture icon with multiple appearances in both TV shows and movies throughout the years. That being said, Batman's popularity has ...Read More

on September 3, 2016 10:57 AM
52 Editorials

DualShockers Gamescom Awards: Rare’s Sea of Thieves Steals the Show

The press days of Gamescom have come to an end yesterday, and for now we only shared a fraction of the many, many games we saw. With only two public days left, it's time to name our ...Read More

on August 20, 2016 8:46 AM
21 Editorials

The State of Marvel’s Video Games: Is Their Potential Being Squandered?

Despite whatever video game I may be playing at the moment, there’s a few (off the top of my head) that I always find myself returning to for one reason or another: Final Fantasy XI, Mirror’s Edge, ...Read More

on August 3, 2016 11:59 AM