21 News

Destiny Getting New Expansion in 2016 and Full Sequel in 2017; New Call of Duty Coming from Infinity Ward

Activision Blizzard just released its financial results for the fourth quarter of calendar year 2015, ended on December 31st. Below you can see the results for both the fourth quarter and the full year. ...Read More

on February 11, 2016 4:19 PM
1 News

Final Fantasy IX Releases for iOS and Android; PC Version on the Way

At the very end of last year, Square Enix surprised its longtime fans with the impending release of Final Fantasy IX for a newly-polished PC and mobile re-release, ...Read More

on February 10, 2016 11:12 AM
13 News

The Walking Dead: Michonne Mini-Series Premieres February 23; Preview Event on Valentine’s Day

Many have been waiting for the next chapter of Telltale Games’ acclaimed The Walking Dead to begin, and while news on a proper third season of the episodic ...Read More

on February 10, 2016 10:36 AM
0 News

Guitar Hero Live Adds Bon Jovi, Motörhead, and Goo Goo Dolls for Valentines Day Specials

Welcome to the weekly Guitar Hero Live update! As many of you know, Tuesday/Wednesday is when Guitar Hero Live gets the lion share of additions to their roster ...Read More

on February 9, 2016 4:17 PM
6 News

Bandai Namco Ships Over 20 Million Copies of Games in First Nine Months of Fiscal Year 2016

Bandai Namco just announced its financial results for third quarter of fiscal year 2016 ended on December 31st, 2015. Income numbers are all in the black, even if slightly lower year-on-year. ...Read More

on February 9, 2016 1:33 AM
8 News

The Binding of Isaac Rejected by Apple for “Violence Towards, or Abuse of, Children”

Tyrone Rodriguez, producer and developer for The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth, recently tweeted a picture of Apple responding to his apparent submission of The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth for iOS devices. ...Read More

on February 7, 2016 12:43 PM
7 News

Kickstarter JRPG Unsung Story Reports Development Issues and Staff Departures; Further Delay Coming

Remember the Kickstarter campaign by Playdek for a JRPG titled Unsung Story: Tale of the Guardians, featuring writing by Yasumi Matsuno, art by Akihiko Yoshida and music by ...Read More

on February 6, 2016 5:27 PM
9 News

Square Enix Updates Fans on Adventures of Mana’s Potential PlayStation Vita Release

In a blog post for Adventures of Mana, the developer has published an update to those asking for a PlayStation Vita version. The post originally was about the ...Read More

on February 6, 2016 12:03 PM
1 News

Celebrate the Final Fantasy Portal App’s Anniversary With a Free Download of Final Fantasy II

The Final Fantasy Portal App acts as a central Final Fantasy hub for fans of the series on smartphones, offering trailers, commentaries and even mobile versions of some ...Read More

on February 5, 2016 1:40 PM
12 News

Sega Reports “Robust” Digital Game Sales and Drop in Packaged Game Sales in Quarterly Financials

Sega just announced its financial results for the nine months ended on December 31st, 2015. The numbers are in the black, and operating income increased by 11.7% year-on-year, while sales dropped by 8.5%. ...Read More

on February 5, 2016 2:14 AM
25 Galleries

Assassin’s Creed Identity for iOS Gets First Gameplay Footage

Assassin’s Creed Identity is less than a month away, and the iOS exclusive is getting its first ever look at gameplay. Following the launch of the theatrical ...Read More

on February 3, 2016 6:19 PM
2 News

Guitar Hero Live’s Shred-a-Thon Event Hits Today Bringing DragonForce

During yesterday’s weekly Guitar Hero Live update, I mentioned that big news was likely coming today with the launch of the Shred-a-Thon special event. While I assumed ...Read More

on February 3, 2016 5:36 PM
4 News

Nintendo’s Unified Account System, Nintendo Account, to Open Feb. 17, 2016

Last night we reported on Nintendo’s Japanese slides from their Shareholder’s meeting, specifically that Miitomo and My Nintendo plan to launch in March 2016. However, in ...Read More

on February 3, 2016 2:12 PM
10 Galleries

Nintendo’s First Mobile Game Miitomo Launches in March; Registration Open in Two Weeks

After My Nintendo was outlined in tonight’s Nintendo Shareholder Meeting, the topic turned to Nintendo’s first mobile game with DeNA, Miitomo. According to a set of ...Read More

on February 2, 2016 10:27 PM
2 News

Pokémon GO and Real World Gaming to be Shown Off During GDC 2016 in March

After a period of silence (and the promised closed beta window in late 2015 passing by), Pokémon GO will finally be making an appearance during this year’s GDC event from March 14th to 18th. ...Read More

on February 2, 2016 8:33 PM
5 News

Hearthstone is Substantially Changing Play; New Modes, Rankings, and Deck Slots

Blizzard Entertainment’s addictive competitive card game Hearthstone is making some major changes to their format, beginning with the launch of their upcoming expansion. While small changes and balance ...Read More

on February 2, 2016 7:31 PM
1 News

Guitar Hero Live Adds a Taste of The Blues and Modern Rock to the Roster

Welcome to the weekly Guitar Hero Live update! As many of you know, Wednesday is when Guitar Hero Live gets the lion share of additions to their roster ...Read More

on February 2, 2016 12:53 PM
2 News

This War of Mine: The Little Ones Shows War Through a Child’s Eyes in Console Launch Trailer

Originally released in 2014 to great critical acclaim, the heartbreaking but beautiful This War of Mine has arrived on consoles (titled This War of Mine: The Little Ones), ...Read More

on February 1, 2016 12:19 PM
8 News

Rise of Mana to Discontinue Free-to-Play Services in March, Square Enix Will Search Other Ways to Release Title

Rise of Mana, the free-to-play installment in the Mana series, will cease services in March of this year. The announcement was made on Square Enix’s official site for the title. ...Read More

on January 29, 2016 11:21 PM
0 News

SteamWorld Heist’s Translation Update is Delayed; Image & Form Promises “New Surpries”

If you were hoping for a translation of indie-darling SteamWorld Heist, you may be waiting a little bit longer than expected. According to a recent blog ...Read More

on January 27, 2016 6:03 PM
0 News

The Strokes and Def Leppard are Front Stage in Guitar Hero Live This Week

Welcome to the Wednesday weekly Guitar Hero Live update! As many of you know, Wednesday is when Guitar Hero Live gets the lion share of additions to their roster via the Premium Sets. ...Read More

on January 27, 2016 1:41 PM
5 News

Developer Sam Barlow Teases Her Story Sequel; “No Relation Story-Wise” to Original

Originally released last year, the independently-made Her Story quickly drew great critical praise and admiration for its unique presentation and an unorthodox approach to storytelling in games, with developer Sam Barlow hinting at a follow-up title. ...Read More

on January 25, 2016 11:37 AM
8 News

République Sneaks to PS4 on March 22; Offers New Cover System, Outfits, and More

Originally debuting in 2013, the stealth-action title République is sneaking onto another platform in just a few months after previously appearing on PC, Mac, and mobile, with the ...Read More

on January 21, 2016 11:17 AM
21 News

The Witness’ Pricing Revealed; Pre-Orders Now Available on PC

Developer Jonathan Blow’s long-awaited follow-up title The Witness is just one week away from release, and on the eve of its release the game’s final pricing has been ...Read More

on January 19, 2016 2:16 PM
0 News

Guitar Hero Live Lets Fall Out Boy and Pop Rock Take Center Stage

Welcome to the Wednesday weekly Guitar Hero Live update! As many of you know, Wednesday is when Guitar Hero Live gets the lion share of additions to their roster via the Premium Sets. ...Read More

on January 19, 2016 1:39 PM
6 Reviews

Review: Minecraft: Story Mode: Episode 4 – Building Blocks

Having built up (yes, pun intended) its story over the course of the season, Jesse and his gang of companions have reached their big confrontation against the Wither ...Read More

on January 19, 2016 10:00 AM
3 News

New ESRB Listing Appears for The Witness on Xbox One (UPDATE)

[UPDATE – 1/19/16] The Witness developer Jonathan Blow has officially confirmed that “there are no plans right now for an XB1 version of The Witness,” following the earlier ...Read More

on January 18, 2016 9:53 AM
24 Editorials

Late to the Game: Final Fantasy VII

“Late to the Game” is our editorial series looking back at classic titles through today’s lens, and reflecting on their influence and legacy from the perspective of those playing them for the first time. ...Read More

on January 17, 2016 12:00 PM
184 News

Nintendo President Talks About NX, the Mission of Surprising the Fans and Becoming an Entertainment Company

Nintendo’s New President Tatsumi Kimishima shared with the online version of the Japanese newspaper Mainichi Shinbun quite a few interesting thoughts about the company’s future and the NX. ...Read More

on January 16, 2016 3:45 PM
0 News

Command Your Favorite Starship in Star Trek Timelines

The final frontier is on your phone. Sit in the captain’s chair as Star Trek Timelines lets you play as all of your favorite red shirts. ...Read More

on January 15, 2016 3:13 PM