68 Editorials

Talent from Naughty Dog Might Really Improve Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare’s Storytelling

The single player campaigns within the Call of Duty series always had highs and lows, but have been mostly ignored by players in favor of multiplayer content. Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare's announcement press releases are full ...Read More

on May 3, 2016 3:25 PM
37 Featured

Want to Try Black Desert Online? Here Are 500 7 Day Codes For You

Black Desert Online is one of the best and most unique MMORPGs released in a while, and if you want to give it a try, today we have 500 codes for you, granting seven days of free ...Read More

on May 2, 2016 6:37 AM
4 Reviews

Review: Corpse Party — Old School Horror

Over the past few nights, I've been losing a fair amount of sleep thanks to a game. And while I would love to say it's due to the hyper-realistic frights the likes of Outlast II, in reality ...Read More

on May 1, 2016 2:53 PM
7 Previews

Hands-On Preview: We Happy Few – Brave New Psychedelic World

After emerging from an underground shelter with a bed and supplies, Compulsion Games' We Happy Few thrusts players into a world that's both disarmingly colorful and vibrant, and at the same time unnerving, making players tense in ...Read More

on May 1, 2016 12:00 PM
0 Reviews

Review: Skullgirls 2nd Encore – The Perfect Rendition of an Instant Classic

I’ve been smitten with Skullgirls since I first saw the game in motion five years ago at PAX East. The fantastic character designs and animation, unique soundtrack and solidly familiar but fresh fighting combined to make it ...Read More

on May 1, 2016 10:00 AM
75 Interviews

Tales of Berseria Producer Talks PS4, Length of the Game, Localization and Much More

Tales of Berseria is coming to the west in early 2017, and many are hoping that it will bring a breath of fresh air for one of the most popular JRPG franchises in the industry. ...Read More

on April 30, 2016 12:33 PM
9 Previews

Hands-On Preview: Let It Die – Fight to the Death

Coming from the mind of Goichi Suda (aka "Suda51"), there's certainly a wonderful degree of insanity and the bizarre to expect from his projects, ranging from Killer 7 to No More Heroes, and his most recent project  ...Read More

on April 29, 2016 2:00 PM
7 Podcasts

ShockCast Ep. 2 – Localization & Console Exclusives

In this week's episode of the ShockCast, we talk about all things dealing with localization and console exclusives: what are the implications of localizing a game to a different region and different culture? What about the benefits ...Read More

on April 29, 2016 1:21 PM
3 Previews

Hands-On Preview: Pyre – Carrying the Flame

With just two prior titles under its belt, developer Supergiant Games has managed to do quite a lot with a small resume compared to many other studios. Yet even with just two games, both Bastion and Transistor ...Read More

on April 29, 2016 10:25 AM
41 Interviews

Let It Die Interview: Suda51 Talks Survival, The End of the World, and Heavy Metal

From its original reveal at E3 2014, the upcoming free-to-play action brawler Let It Die established from the get-go that it was going to be a wild, bloody ride in a weird, post-apocalyptic world. With imagery of ...Read More

on April 27, 2016 1:38 PM
92 Editorials

Is NiOh the Consecration of From Software’s Dark/Demon’s Souls as a RPG Sub-Genre of its Own?

When Koei Tecmo's NiOh was re-revealed, many felt some strong Souls vibes coming from it, but since we didn't have that much information, and given Team Ninja's pedigree, it was easy to expect it to be closer ...Read More

on April 26, 2016 3:52 PM
38 Interviews

Black Desert Online Interview: Project Manager Talks Future Content, Balancing and Much More

Daum Games Europe released Black Desert Online almost two months ago. The game provided already a lot of content at launch, but it already evolved at a staggering rate due to the following release of a major ...Read More

on April 24, 2016 10:53 AM
21 Reviews

Review: Stranger of Sword City — Seeking Dungeon Crawling Professionals

I was lucky that I stumbled through the hidden wall, expertly disguised as foliage -- the bounty to take down the boss had mentioned this Lineage Type was a recluse, preferring to keep away from human footpaths. ...Read More

on April 24, 2016 7:00 AM
2 Previews

Hands-On Preview: Thimbleweed Park – Hometown Investigations

Defined by classics such as Maniac MansionGrim FandangoDay of the Tentacle, and more (many of which recently remastered and re-released), the point-and-click adventure genre has seen a bit of a resurgence in the eye of ...Read More

on April 23, 2016 3:13 PM
1 Previews

Hands-On Preview: LawBreakers – Defying Gravity

History for the first-person shooter genre has tended to ebb and flow when it comes to how the genre plays. From the 90's when Quake and Doom reigned supreme, to the era of Halo and Call of ...Read More

on April 23, 2016 2:44 PM
13 Previews

Hands-On Preview: Outlast II – Alone in the Dark

With the original in 2013, Outlast presented one of the best modern horror experiences in a world where indie titles such as AmnesiaSlender, and more have given a whole new life to the pure survival horror ...Read More

on April 23, 2016 1:36 PM
6 Galleries

DualShockers @ PAX East 2016: Check Out Our Photo Gallery [UPDATED]

Taking place once again in the heart of Boston, this weekend PAX East returns for its 2016 installment in a year that seems bigger than ever with games to demo, cosplay to look at in amazement, and ...Read More

on April 22, 2016 3:08 PM
26 Reviews

Review: Star Fox Zero/Star Fox Guard – All-Range Gameplay at its (Near) Finest

Star Fox Zero is a return to form of sorts, a callback to simpler times of Star Fox 64. Just like its predecessor, Zero is a rail shooter that has players step into the iconic Airwing as ...Read More

on April 21, 2016 3:55 PM
22 Podcasts

ShockCast Ep. 1 – “NEO” and Dark Souls III

After a little bit of a hiatus, the ShockCast is back and better than ever with a rebooted take on the long-running podcast, and plenty to talk about...mostly about death and some souls that may be ...Read More

on April 20, 2016 11:28 PM
2 Reviews

Review: The Walking Dead: Michonne: Episode 2 – Something to Fear

The katana-wielding Michonne has always been a fan favorite in the universe of The Walking Dead, not only for her brutal sword skills and cool appearance, but also for her steely demeanor. That mysterious nature has long ...Read More

on April 20, 2016 2:30 PM
0 Reviews

Review: Minecraft: Story Mode: Episode 5 – Building a New Adventure

Since its debut, Minecraft has long been known for giving players a complete toolkit to discover and create, bound only by the imagination of players. With a few core concepts of building and crafting in place, Minecraft ...Read More

on April 20, 2016 1:42 PM
23 Featured

Join Us For Episode 1 of the ShockCast and Win Dark Souls III

If you follow our social media accounts, you may have spotted the rare teaser about how DualShocker's official podcast -- The ShockCast -- is getting a reboot. And to start the relaunch with a bang, we are ...Read More

on April 20, 2016 7:51 AM
157 Editorials

PS4 Is Becoming the Perfect JRPG Machine; Feels Like the PS2 Era Again, and Boy, it Feels Good

If you follow DualShockers regularly, you probably know that we love JRPGs and Japanese games in general. While the genre may have become more niche since the glory years of the first PlayStation and of the PS2, ...Read More

on April 17, 2016 5:44 PM
0 Editorials

DualShockers Weekly: Check Out The Most Popular News Stories Between April 10th and April 16th

Happy weekend and welcome to DualShockers Weekly! We are here as usual to provide you with the hottest news this week. ...Read More

on April 17, 2016 2:40 PM
31 Previews

Gears of War 4 Multiplayer Video Preview: A Great Foundation with Some Work to Do

After playing the multiplayer beta of Gears of War 4, it's time to sit back and talk about how it performs, keeping firmly in mind that this is a beta, and basically nothing is final. ...Read More

on April 17, 2016 2:23 PM
90 Editorials

Black Desert Online Deserves PS4 and Xbox One Ports with Cross-Network Gameplay

There aren't many MMORPGs on PS4 and Xbox One, and most of those that are on consoles don't really feel like current generation games. They feel like they are the fruit of an older generation of ...Read More

on April 15, 2016 4:01 PM
42 Featured

Insta-forum: What Are Your Thoughts on VR Gaming?

Welcome to the latest edition of the DualShockers insta-forum, where we ask our community topical questions about what’s going on in the gaming world. We want to know what you, the readers, think! ...Read More

on April 14, 2016 4:25 PM
12 Reviews

Review: Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2: Sow the Seeds of Discord

Despite all expectations and evidence to the contrary, Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 is incredibly fun. And while that may sound like cheeky prodding at a seven-year old franchise that manages to range the gambit from ...Read More

on April 14, 2016 1:50 PM
28 Reviews

Black Desert Online Review: a True “Next-Gen” MMORPG that Makes You Feel Small

The MMORPG genre is tired. Since the times of Ultima Online, and even before on the text-only precursors named Multi User Dungeons (yes, I'm old), I have lived through countless adventurers. I have slain an enormous number ...Read More

on April 11, 2016 11:29 AM
0 Editorials

DualShockers Weekly: Check Out The Most Popular News Stories Between April 3rd and April 9th

Welcome to my very own column, DualShockers Weekly! I hope you all had a very nice week and are enjoying your time playing your favorite games or reading news about all the amazing upcoming games in 2016. ...Read More

on April 10, 2016 3:03 PM