1 Previews

Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III Video Preview: The Space Marines Are Back

When Sega and Relic announced Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III, I was positively overjoyed. As a big fan of both the franchise and the RTS series, the demise of THQ had left me without one of ...Read More

on August 31, 2016 2:46 PM
5 Previews

Warhammer 40,000: Inquisitor – Martyr Video Preview: Diablo in Space? Heresy!

At Gamescom 2016 in Cologne, we had the chance to get our hands on Warhammer 40,000: Inquisitor - Martyr, which is a quite fresh take on the Warhammer 40,000 universe, that normally spawns a lot of strategy ...Read More

on August 31, 2016 4:51 AM
11 Interviews

Titanfall 2 Interview: Art Director Talks Campaign, 60 FPS, Launching Close to Battlefield 1 and More

Recently, DualShockes had a chance to chat with Titanfall 2 Art Director Joel Emslie, and he provided quite a lot of interesting details on the upcoming game, that will launch on PS4, Xbox One and PC on ...Read More

on August 30, 2016 12:58 PM
3 Reviews

Touhou Genso Rondo: Bullet Ballet Review — Cute Girls and Lots of Bullets

When NIS America announced that they will be localizing Touhou Genso Rondo: Bullet Ballet for PlayStation 4, there was a large number of excited gamers. Being a fan-made game and with limited amounts of Touhou titles released ...Read More

on August 30, 2016 12:57 PM
10 Interviews

Fairy Fencer F: Advent Dark Force Interview – Director Talks Gameplay and More; Teases New Project

Recently, Idea Factory International released Fairy Fencer F: Advent Dark Force on PlayStation 4 in North America, coming to Europe later this year, to serve as an update of 2013's PlayStation 3 title Fairy Fencer F. It's ...Read More

on August 30, 2016 10:00 AM
3 Reviews

Hue Review — Color Me Impressed

When I first played Hue, I received the same vibe as my first experience with Playdead's Limbo. There was a sense of uneasiness and curiosity that kept me moving forward. Not too far into Hue, I obtained ...Read More

on August 30, 2016 9:00 AM
27 Featured

Battlefield 1 Looks Gorgeous in One Hour of 1080p/60 FPS Gameplay: Desert Map, Horses, Armored Train and More

At Gamescom, Electronic Arts had a large area dedicated to Battlefield 1, with the new "Sinai Desert" map playable, bringing forth new elements like cavalry and the massive armored train. ...Read More

on August 28, 2016 8:58 AM
10 Interviews

World of Final Fantasy Interview: Director Talks Characters, Platforms, Kingdom Hearts Influence and More

At Gamescom 2016 in Cologne, DualShockers had a chat with World of Final Fantasy Game Director Hiroki Chiba, a Square Enix veteran who has worked on some of the most popular games of the Final Fantasy Franchise, ...Read More

on August 27, 2016 7:35 AM
6 Reviews

Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA X Review — Music to My Ears

It's been a weird month of genre experimentation for me -- only last week I jumped into Deus Ex: Mankind Divided without any previous knowledge of the series, and this week I'm tackling a fairly niche J-Pop ...Read More

on August 26, 2016 11:40 PM
4 Interviews

Touhou Genso Wanderer Interview: Director JYUNYA Talks About The “Best Rogue-Like Game” in Japan

I met up with Touhou Genso Wanderer Director JYUNYA in a San Fransisco tea shop after we both spent the previous five days in Los Angeles attending Anime Expo 2016. His game will be coming West to ...Read More

on August 26, 2016 3:00 PM
9 Interviews

Touhou Interview: Creator ZUN Talks Past, Present, and Future of his Touhou Project

After attending Anime Expo 2016, I had the honor of sitting down with creator of Touhou and the only member of Team Shanghai Alice ZUN. We met the day after the LA event in a San Fransisco ...Read More

on August 26, 2016 2:00 PM
5 Reviews

Armikrog Review — Oddly Molded

Armikrog is weird. It has an unusual claymation style that only a few games-- principally Neverhood -- were able to pull off, along with being an old school point-and-click adventure on an alien planet. This premised seemed ...Read More

on August 26, 2016 1:42 PM
1 Interviews

Touhou Genso Rondo: Bullet Ballet Interview – Director Yuro Kyoya Talks Danmaku, Localization, and Development

After Anime Expo 2016, I was given the opportunity to meet up with Touhou Genso Rondo: Bullet Ballet Director Yuro Kyoya. ...Read More

on August 26, 2016 1:00 PM
17 Reviews

Attack on Titan Review – Does Justice to the Anime

Let's be honest: games based on anime are normally quite bad. As with games based on movies, developers tend to bank on the popularity of the IP, knowing that fans of that particular title will purchase the ...Read More

on August 26, 2016 10:12 AM
13 Interviews

NieR: Automata Interview: Producer and Composer Talk Platforms, Music and More, Tease Future Reveals

At Gamescom 2016 in Cologne, Germany, DualShockers had the pleasure to interview NieR: Automata Producer Yosuke Saito and Composer Keiichi Okabe about the upcoming game, that will be released for PS4 and PC in early 2017. ...Read More

on August 24, 2016 5:03 AM
1 Featured

DualShockers’ Gamescom 2016 Tour; Check Out Sony, Microsoft, EA, Ubisoft’s Giant Booths and Much More

If you didn't get a chance to visit Gamescom 2016, don't worry. You'll still be able to experience it, at least in part, with our video tour. ...Read More

on August 23, 2016 3:49 PM
2 Reviews

Madden NFL 17 Review — A Very Good Season

There is a fair bit of hate that surrounds yearly releases such as Madden. Many believe that these games end up too similar to each other, and do not warrant a $60 purchase every year. Luckily, Madden ...Read More

on August 23, 2016 1:19 PM
77 Interviews

Xbox Interview: Aaron Greenberg Talks Project Scorpio, Xbox One S, Play Anywhere and Much More

At Gamescom 2016 in Cologne, DualShockers had a chance to chat with Aaron Greenberg, who leads the Games Marketing Team at Xbox. ...Read More

on August 23, 2016 7:32 AM
47 Reviews

The King of Fighters XIV Review — It’s Great to Be King

Can fighting games still be a thrill even with barebones mechanics? Some would answer no, as more casual fighting games tend to not be as deep as some would like. That being said, crazy combos with long ...Read More

on August 22, 2016 1:27 PM
3 Interviews

WWE Superstars Wax Poetic on Gaming Memories and More on the WWE 2K17 Red Carpet

Friday we attended a WWE 2K17 event in New York, and went toe to toe with a few of the hottest WWE superstars, chatting them up on their favorite video games and more. ...Read More

on August 21, 2016 4:49 PM
34 Interviews

Final Fantasy XIV Interview: Naoki Yoshida Talks 4.0 Expansion, Xbox One, Updates, PvP and More

At Gamescomn 2016 in Cologne, Germany, we had a chance to have a chat with Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Director and Producer Naoki Yoshida. ...Read More

on August 21, 2016 6:32 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
27 Reviews

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Review — Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger

Whether you are new to the series or a longtime fan, Deus Ex: Mankind Divided is a work of art and a joy to play. With the main theme for gameplay being player freedom, I rarely -- ...Read More

on August 19, 2016 1:47 PM
57 Reviews

Metroid Prime: Federation Force Review — No Fan Service Here

Nintendo has been fighting an uphill battle with Metroid Prime: Federation Force for a little over a year. Originally revealed at E3 2015, the title has been under constant bombardment across-the-board by both Nintendo and Metroid fans. ...Read More

on August 18, 2016 11:58 PM
4 Reviews

Mobile Suit Gundam: Extreme VS-Force Review — Not All Systems Go

Many English speaking Gundam fans felt brutally disregarded by Bandai Namco when the publisher released the PS4 and PS Vita title Gundam Breaker 3 exclusively in Japan earlier this year. To make matters worse, importers and fans ...Read More

on August 17, 2016 1:00 PM
2 Reviews

Rising Islands Review — Failing to Rise Above the Rest

Every once in a while, a small indie game can come along and surprise you -- something you are not expecting to be at all notable ends up becoming one of your most memorable gaming experiences. For ...Read More

on August 17, 2016 9:00 AM
0 Reviews

Minecraft: Story Mode Episode 7 Review — Artificial Intelligence

Where the first five episodes of Minecraft: Story Mode followed Jesse and the formation of the New Order of the Stone, the "Adventure Pass" series of episodes have opted for more standalone installments showing the newly-formed group's ...Read More

on August 16, 2016 2:52 PM
0 Reviews

Inversus Review — Squaring Off With Friends

People tend to think that a layer of strategy is lost as a game becomes faster-paced and more simple. How can something that doesn't seem that complicated have such rewarding mechanics? Inversus proves that simple gameplay ...Read More

on August 16, 2016 8:57 AM
75 Reviews

No Man’s Sky Review: Not Everyone’s Sky

No Man's Sky is probably the most hyped indie game in the history of indie games. It was pushed almost like a first party AAA game by Sony Interactive Entertainment, and this caused many to expect what ...Read More

on August 14, 2016 8:55 AM
11 Reviews

The Idolmaster: Platinum Stars Import Review – Cute Idols Land on PS4

With idols and rhythm games becoming more and more popular every year, the same can be said about combining the two to form an experience that music lovers and gamers can both enjoy together. Now enter The  ...Read More

on August 13, 2016 4:40 PM