47 Editorials

DualShockers’ Game of the Year Awards: The Case for Final Fantasy XV

In the final installment of our Game of the Year series, Azario, Kenneth, and Giuseppe dive deep into their pick, the long-awaited Final Fantasy XV. ...Read More

on January 21, 2017 10:00 AM
36 Galleries

NiOh PS4 Pro vs PS4 Pro 1080p Screenshot Comparison: A Very Visible Difference and Lots of Options

Koei Tecmo definitely pulled all the stops to give players a lot of options to enjoy NiOh with their favorite balance between visuals and frame rate, on both PS4 and PS4 Pro. ...Read More

on January 21, 2017 6:05 AM
6 Editorials

Why Team Skull is the Best Villainous Team of the Pokémon Series

Even in the face of Pokemon villains like Team Rocket, Tomas breaks down why Pokemon Sun & Moon's Team Skull are the best villains of the entire series. ...Read More

on January 20, 2017 2:00 PM
19 Editorials

DualShockers’ Game of the Year Awards: The Case for Overwatch

Our look at the DualShockers' staff Game of the Year picks continues, with Ryan delving into the fast-paced, colorful action of Overwatch. ...Read More

on January 20, 2017 10:00 AM
14 Podcasts

ShockCast: Episode 27 – Nintendo Switch Reactions

Now that the dust has settled, the gang gathers to talk about Nintendo's reveals and announcements for its upcoming new console, the Nintendo Switch. ...Read More

on January 19, 2017 2:34 PM
35 Reviews

Yakuza 0 Review – A Stellar Debut on PS4 For a Series that Deserves the Spotlight

The Yakuza series finally debuts on PS4 in the west nearly two years late, but it was really worth the wait. ...Read More

on January 19, 2017 12:00 PM
19 Editorials

DualShockers’ Game of the Year Awards: The Case for Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End

Our weeklong look at our favorite games of the year continues, with our latest piece highlighting Tyler's pick for GOTY, Uncharted 4: A Thief's End. ...Read More

on January 19, 2017 10:00 AM
0 Reviews

Spheroids Review — Not Well-Rounded

Spheroids is a Pang-like game that is an open-and-shut argument about why quality control is needed on PlayStation 4 and Vita. ...Read More

on January 18, 2017 6:41 PM
7 Reviews

The Flame in the Flood Review

Survival in Style ...Read More

on January 18, 2017 11:45 AM
2 Editorials

DualShockers’ Game of the Year Awards: The Case for Firewatch

In our ongoing look at the staff's favorite games of 2016, Leif takes a look at his top pick for the year, the emotional and immersive adventure, Firewatch. ...Read More

on January 18, 2017 10:00 AM
4 Galleries

Atelier Shallie Returns with a Plus Entry on the Vita, but Is It Worth Returning To?

Koei Tecmo never fails to honor Atelier fans by bringing almost every entry of the series to the west (cough still waiting for Shin Atelier Rorona: Hajimari no Monogatari The Alchemist of Arland on 3DS cough). So ...Read More

on January 17, 2017 1:35 PM
10 Editorials

DualShockers’ Game of the Year Awards: The Case for Darkest Dungeon

DualShockers is taking a look at the games that made 2016 an amazing year in gaming, starting with a closer look at Tomas' pick, Darkest Dungeon. ...Read More

on January 17, 2017 10:00 AM
12 Reviews

Fate/Extella: The Umbral Star Review

This One's For the Fans ...Read More

on January 17, 2017 9:00 AM
0 Reviews

Siegecraft Commander Review — Siege the Day

Since the MOBA rose to prominence with games like DOTA 2 and League of Legends, traditional RTS games have fallen out of the limelight. Fortunately, games like Siegecraft Commander show the genre hasn't withered away completely. Coming ...Read More

on January 16, 2017 6:08 PM
147 Editorials

Nintendo Switch: DualShockers’ Staff Reacts to the Console’s Reveals and Announcements

In the days since the console's big presentation, the staff of DualShockers gathers their thoughts on what lies ahead for the Nintendo Switch. ...Read More

on January 16, 2017 4:01 PM
4 Podcasts

ShockCast: Episode 26 – Game of the Year 2016

2016 has officially come to a close, and the gang gets together to discuss our favorite games and moments from throughout a great year in gaming. ...Read More

on January 16, 2017 2:56 PM
35 Editorials

Nintendo Switch Using Your Smartphone For Multiplayer Might Make Sense for Parent Gamers

The Nintendo Switch uses your smart device to access its online multiplayer lobbies and chat but there might be a method to the madness. ...Read More

on January 15, 2017 2:45 PM
59 Previews

Nintendo Switch Hands On Preview: Much More Joy than Con

Our first hands-on with the Nintendo Switch. A hybrid of a home console and a portable from the house that Mario built. ...Read More

on January 15, 2017 12:05 PM
7 Editorials

Fate/Extella’s Limited Edition Contains the Most Useful Art Book for Fans

Soon western fans of the Fate series will be able to play the Type-Moon developed Fate/Extella: The Umbral Star, coming to PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita on January 17 in North America and January 20 in Europe. ...Read More

on January 13, 2017 12:28 PM
26 Featured

Watch the Unveiling of Nintendo Switch and All the Announcements Right Here

Nintendo is finally revealing the secrets of its new hybrid console, the Nintendo Switch. ...Read More

on January 12, 2017 8:43 PM
0 Reviews

Rise & Shine Review — Some Indie Games Need to Wake Up

There's a perception that indie games and triple AAA blockbusters are natural enemies. The former is the clever, young underdog where the latter is the dumb, brutish villain. One is bright and full of creativity whereas the ...Read More

on January 12, 2017 3:09 PM
64 Reviews

Gravity Rush 2 Review: A Colorful and Bouncy Masterpiece that Will Make You Smile

Gravity Rush 2 has been hovering at the edge of my consciousness since the tease at Tokyo Game Show 2013, but its true value hit me only this year, sitting in a conference room at Sony Interactive ...Read More

on January 10, 2017 5:11 AM
345 Editorials

Scalebound’s Cancellation Is a Loss for All of Us: Please Forget Your Console War at Least for Today

Today is a sad day for gaming. Microsoft has officially announced the cancellation of Scalebound, a triple-A action RPG directed by PlatinumGames' Hideki Kamiya as a collaboration between the prolific Kyoto-based developer and Microsoft Game Studios. ...Read More

on January 9, 2017 6:05 PM
0 Reviews

Batman: The Telltale Series – Episode 5 Review: The Hero That Gotham Deserves

At the beginning of Batman: The Telltale Series, players were introduced to Bruce Wayne and Batman at the peak of their ability when it came to fighting crime and defending the people of Gotham. However, over the ...Read More

on January 9, 2017 10:42 AM
3 Reviews

Space Hulk: Deathwing Review – Terminator-sized Potential with Orkish Execution

Combine one of the best board games of all time, based on one of the best sci-fi universes of all time, with awesome visual tech generating really gorgeous graphics, and hulking space marines with giant armor and ...Read More

on January 9, 2017 2:17 AM
0 Podcasts

ShockCast: Episode 25 – New Year’s Gaming Resolutions

In our latest episode of the ShockCast, Lou, Ryan, and Azario kick off 2017 with our New Year's Gaming Resolutions, as we discuss our goals for the year. ...Read More

on January 6, 2017 7:00 PM
1 Reviews

Batman: The Telltale Series – Episode 4 Review: Return to Arkham

Since its debut in August, Telltale Games' Batman series has made a focused effort to bring players into a vision of Gotham that, while mostly familiar to longtime fans, also provides some radical (and much needed) "remixes" ...Read More

on January 6, 2017 12:30 PM
1 Reviews

The Walking Dead: A New Frontier: Episodes 1 & 2 Review — New Beginnings

While Telltale Games has spread its particular brand of interactive storytelling across franchises and series as diverse as Game of ThronesBorderlandsMinecraft, and most recently with its Batman series, the 2012 introduction of The Walking Dead ...Read More

on January 5, 2017 1:52 PM
23 Galleries

Valkyria Revolution PS4 VS PS Vita Screenshot Comparison: a Very Visible Difference

Valkyria Revolution will come for both PS4 and PS Vita in Japan, and will even get a stray Xbox One version on top of those in the west, that said, Sega isn't exactly waving the PS Vita ...Read More

on January 4, 2017 10:16 AM
3 Editorials

How to Use a Japanese PSN Account on PS Vita Without Losing Your Data

Despite dwindling support from Sony in the west, the PS Vita is a great little portable console, and its Japanese library is full of games that might be worth trying, including quite a few free demos that ...Read More

on January 3, 2017 12:47 PM