News items tagged with xbox 360

WWE 2K17: The McMahons Are On the Roster

WWE 2K17: The McMahons Are On the Roster

Stephanie McMahon announces that she will be a playable character in the upcoming WWE 2K17, along with her father, Vince McMahon, and her brother, Shane McMahon. As is tradition, WWE is preparing t...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 December 2017
FIFA 17 Guide: How to Get Skill Points

FIFA 17 Guide: How to Get Skill Points

Looking for how best to get Skill Points in FIFA 17? Look no further than this guide, which reveals what you need to know to get the most out of Skill Points from Pro Clubs play. Although FIFA 17 h...

By Rob Gordon on 13 December 2017
FIFA 17 Review

FIFA 17 Review

FIFA 17 impresses with its commitment to making changes to a tried-and-tested formula, delivering both in terms of quality gameplay and depth of surface-level content. All too often, it’s easy to...

By Rob Gordon on 13 December 2017
Halloween Sale For Xbox One and Xbox 360 Horror Games

Halloween Sale For Xbox One and Xbox 360 Horror Games

Once again, Microsoft is getting into the spirit of the holiday and holding another Shocktober sale in its Xbox Store. Xbox Live Gold and Silver members will find a tremendous amount of discounts o...

By Curt Hutson on 13 December 2017
FIFA 17 Free Weekend Announced for Xbox One

FIFA 17 Free Weekend Announced for Xbox One

Xbox One gamers who have yet to test their skills in FIFA 17 will now have a chance to kick off at no charge, as the EA Sports title is now available for several Free Play Days. The no-charge trial...

By John Jacques on 13 December 2017
Lego Dimensions to Add Sonic the Hedgehog in November

Lego Dimensions to Add Sonic the Hedgehog in November

Lego Dimensions is receiving several new franchise packs in November, including Sonic the Hedgehog, Fantastic Beasts, Gremlins, Adventure Time and more. Wave 6 of Lego Dimensions is quickly approa...

By Rory Young on 13 December 2017
Battlefield Hardline: Criminal Activity DLC

Battlefield Hardline: Criminal Activity DLC

After going toe-to-toe with Call of Duty for the title of “Most Over-the-Top Simulation of Modern Warfare” for the past decade or so, this year the Battlefield franchise decided to shake things up a...

By David Wharton on 13 December 2017
Battlefield: Hardline Criminal Activity First Screens

Battlefield: Hardline Criminal Activity First Screens

Visceral Games’ Battlefield: Hardline came out just over two months ago, meaning that it’s about time for the studio to inject new life into the multiplayer-centric shooter. The game’s first of (...

By Christopher Gates on 13 December 2017
Scariest Moments in Gears Of War

Scariest Moments in Gears Of War

Game Rant takes a look at the scariest moments from the entire Gears of War franchise, digging up what we believe are the most memorable moments from Marcus Fenix. Gears Of War is known as an adren...

By John Jacques on 13 December 2017
Battlefield Hardline Pokes Fun at Call of Duty

Battlefield Hardline Pokes Fun at Call of Duty

Heading into the launch of Battlefield 3 on console, the competition between Electronic Arts’ FPS franchise and Call of Duty was at an all-time high, and more importantly the mud slinging was dow...

By Anthony Taormina on 13 December 2017
GR Giveaway — Win A Copy of ‘Crysis 3’!

GR Giveaway — Win A Copy of ‘Crysis 3’!

Suit up and join Prophet as he returns to a future New York ravaged by the alien Ceph invasion in Crysis 3. Game Rant has teamed up with Appliances Online to offer two copies of the third install...

By Rob Keyes on 13 December 2017
Major Properties Headed to Lego Dimensions

Major Properties Headed to Lego Dimensions

A host of new franchises will join Lego Dimensions as the game enters its second year of content, including Adventure Time, Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings and Sonic the Hedgehog. Lego Dimensions w...

By Brad Jones on 13 December 2017
Rise of the Tomb Raider Wins WGA Award for Writing

Rise of the Tomb Raider Wins WGA Award for Writing

At this year’s Writers Guild Awards, Crystal Dynamics’ and Square Enix’s Rise of the Tomb Raider wins the “Outstanding Achievement in Video Game Writing” award. Rise of the Tomb Raider was up again...

By Kyle Sledge on 13 December 2017
'Assassin's Creed' to Target Kids

'Assassin's Creed' to Target Kids

Earlier this year, a line of Assassin’s Creed Mega Bloks toys was announced, and now we’ve heard a little bit more about what this move means for the future of the series. Speaking at the GameON...

By Brad Jones on 13 December 2017
Doctor Who Lego Dimensions Trailer

Doctor Who Lego Dimensions Trailer

Many gamers have enjoyed LEGOs, either as a physical toy or video game, at some point in their lives. While LEGO video games have always highlighted zany and comical gameplay, the ‘toys to life’ gam...

By Sarah Fields on 13 December 2017
5 Franchises We Want to See in LEGO Dimensions

5 Franchises We Want to See in LEGO Dimensions

When LEGO Dimensions initially leaked, gamers couldn’t have guessed just how many franchises would be appearing in the toys-to-life game. As it turns out, beloved properties across a number of me...

By Riley Little on 13 December 2017
LEGO Dimensions Allows Players to Build Vehicles 3 Different Ways

LEGO Dimensions Allows Players to Build Vehicles 3 Different Ways

The toys-to-life genre of games has become quite crowded in recent years, with the likes of Disney Infinity and Nintendo’s amiibo coming onto the scene. That doesn’t seem to have deterred Warner Bro...

By Riley Little on 13 December 2017
Toys-to-Life Games Are More Than A Trend

Toys-to-Life Games Are More Than A Trend

After two years of shaking my head at the toys-to-life genre and calling it a fad, Disney Infinity 3.0 and Lego Dimensions have finally converted me to the dark side. From the 1989’s Nintendo Power...

By Denny Connolly on 12 December 2017
The Best of E3 2012: Nominations

The Best of E3 2012: Nominations

Leading up to E3 2012, many of the big game announcements were unveiled early, from Star Wars 1313 to Gears of War: Judgment. Still, there were a few pleasant surprises during the five major pres...

By Rob Keyes on 12 December 2017
‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS) has announced the nominees for the 16th annual Design, Innovate, Communicate, Entertain (D.I.C.E.) Awards. Leading the pack this year is thatgame...

By Jeff Schille on 12 December 2017
Gears of War 3 Getting Xbox One X Enhancements

Gears of War 3 Getting Xbox One X Enhancements

The Xbox One X released yesterday and one of its major perks is its library of Xbox One games that have been enhanced for the console. It’s not just newer games getting the treatment, however. A sm...

By Curt Hutson on 12 December 2017
EA Sports Charging Money For Demos?

EA Sports Charging Money For Demos?

For unproven video game properties, demos can be wonderful, quality-establishing appetizers meant to provide players with a raw slice of gameplay – proving that the pre-release hype was correct,...

By Jasmine Henry on 12 December 2017
LEGO: Marvel Super Heroes

LEGO: Marvel Super Heroes

At Comic-Con 2013, we had the opportunity to play the latest iteration in Traveller’s Tales‘ LEGO series, LEGO Marvel Super Heroes — a title tailor made for the Comic-Con crowd. The demo included...

By Anthony Taormina on 12 December 2017
Madden NFL 17 Review

Madden NFL 17 Review

Madden NFL 17 doesn’t move the series forward in any significant ways, but it provides one of the most polished NFL football video game experiences to date. Even though Madden NFL is one of EA’s b...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 December 2017
Ori and the Blind Forest Review

Ori and the Blind Forest Review

The opening ten minutes of Ori and the Blind Forest will make players cry. Let’s just get that out of the way upfront. The tears will come in more of a Pixar or Studio Ghibli kind of way than som...

By Denny Connolly on 12 December 2017
Free Xbox Live Games for September

Free Xbox Live Games for September

Last month saw a bit of a shift with the way Xbox Live’s Games with Gold program offers games. During the program’s first two years, Xbox One owners only had one free game offered to them, while...

By Kyree Leary on 12 December 2017
Top Selling Games and Console of July

Top Selling Games and Console of July

July was a rather stagnant month in the gaming industry in terms of new releases. Due to this general lack of competition, many assumed the LEGO Jurassic World. That said, the NPD did share that...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 December 2017
Xbox Free Games with Gold for June 2016 Revealed

Xbox Free Games with Gold for June 2016 Revealed

The free Xbox Games with Gold titles for June have been announced, with the highlights being both the excellent platformer and the turn-based strategy Xbox 360 offerings. The free Games with Gold f...

By Jordan Baranowski on 12 December 2017
Counter-Strike: GO Gets Graphics Update

Counter-Strike: GO Gets Graphics Update

Developer Valve gives its massively popular team-based shooter Counter-Strike: Global Offensive a graphics update with lighting and shader effects, and more. Fans of Counter-Strike: Global Offensiv...

By Kyle Sledge on 12 December 2017
Forza Horizon 2 Coming in September 2014

Forza Horizon 2 Coming in September 2014

The weeks preceding E3 2014 have brought announcements of a number of major titles, and for those who love imagining the smell of burnt rubber (since games aren’t yet available in Smell-O-Vision)...

By Hannah Shaw-Williams on 12 December 2017
Fuse & Crysis 3

Fuse & Crysis 3

With all of the talk of the next generation of consoles, it’s easy to forget that the PS3 and Xbox 360 (and now the Wii U as well) are still capable of impressive feats. Two upcoming games, Crysis 3...

By Anthony Mole on 12 December 2017
The Crew (Specs)

The Crew (Specs)

If there is one genre that has become a known quanitity – unlikely to produce many genuinely shocking innovations – it’s the arcade racing game. Despite that fact, or perhaps partly because of it, w...

By Andrew Dyce on 12 December 2017
Disney Infinity Begins Closing Down

Disney Infinity Begins Closing Down

Disney Infinity details the beginning of the end of online functionality for the toys-to-life franchise, and reveals that many gamers won’t even be able to play offline. After years of success, fa...

By Sarah Fields on 12 December 2017
LEGO Marvel Super Heroes

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes

If you can’t get enough of Marvel characters in the comic books and movies alone, then a new deliverance is on the way in the form of LEGO Marvel Super Heroes, the new LEGO adventure featuring many,...

By Hannah Shaw-Williams on 12 December 2017
Did Disney Infinity Reveal a Force Awakens Secret?

Did Disney Infinity Reveal a Force Awakens Secret?

A gameplay clip from Disney Infinity 3.0 possibly reveals a spoiler regarding the origins and backstory of the character Rey from J.J. Abrams’ film The Force Awakens. WARNING! SPOILERS FROM STAR WA...

By Kyle Sledge on 12 December 2017
AC Unity Patch Forces Full Game Download

AC Unity Patch Forces Full Game Download

Remember the patch that dropped for Assassin’s Creed: Unity on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One yesterday? That massive 6.7 GB download that Ubisoft chose to delay because they wanted to make sure they...

By Jason Gallagher on 12 December 2017
Mass Effect Remasters Aren't Likely to Happen

Mass Effect Remasters Aren't Likely to Happen

Video game publisher Electronic Arts explains why the tentative remasters for the original trilogy of the science fiction franchise Mass Effect won’t happen. Despite the fact that Electronic Arts’...

By Kyle Sledge on 12 December 2017
10 Great Disney Infinity Figures That Will Never Exist

10 Great Disney Infinity Figures That Will Never Exist

With news breaking that Disney Infinity will be no more, we take a look at the ten greatest possible figurines that will never come to be within the franchise. The closure of Avalanche Software and...

By Riley Little on 12 December 2017
Assassin's Creed Rogue (Gameplay Demo)

Assassin's Creed Rogue (Gameplay Demo)

Far from slowing down its annual release schedule, the Assassin’s Creed franchise has doubled down on frequent releases with two upcoming main titles – Assassin’s Creed Unity and Assassin’s Creed Ro...

By Hannah Shaw-Williams on 12 December 2017
Madden NFL 17 Glitch Turns Field Goal into Touchdown

Madden NFL 17 Glitch Turns Field Goal into Touchdown

Players discover a glitch in Madden NFL 17 that causes missed field goals caught by the other team to be considered a touchdown, and one that makes passing impossible. A common problem with annual...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 December 2017
NBA 2K17 is September's Best-Selling Game

NBA 2K17 is September's Best-Selling Game

A spate of sports games dominate the NPD Group’s September game sales charts for 2016, with 2K Sports’ basketball title NBA 2K17 taking the number one spot. As evidenced by recent findings from the...

By Kyle Sledge on 11 December 2017
The Crew

The Crew

Ubisoft’s new online racing game, or “CaRPG” as The Crew cleverly referred to as, launched this week and yet there are no reviews. Unlike the sketchy embargo date on Assassin’s Creed Unity review...

By Rob Keyes on 11 December 2017
New 'Assassin's Creed Unity' & 'Rogue' Screenshots Released

New 'Assassin's Creed Unity' & 'Rogue' Screenshots Released

The number of video games being pushed from a 2014 release into 2015 may be growing by the week, but not every delay has been so disappointing. For fans of Assassin’s Creed Unity, the With the...

By Andrew Dyce on 11 December 2017
Ubisoft Defends Multiple Assassin Creed Games

Ubisoft Defends Multiple Assassin Creed Games

It’s been all hands on deck for Ubisoft recently. News about upcoming Assassin’s Creed games has been coming thick and fast. The publisher has unveiled a new demo explaining the mission design of...

By Rob Gordon on 11 December 2017
Rob Gronkowski Shows Life After the Madden Curse

Rob Gronkowski Shows Life After the Madden Curse

Madden NFL 17 cover star Rob Gronkowski and EA pair up to create a comical ad poking fun at the iconic Madden Curse, revealing the true reason why the cover stars are ill-fated. Playing any sport...

By Sarah Fields on 11 December 2017
15 Most Anticipated Games of 2013

15 Most Anticipated Games of 2013

While the time of year has come to look back at our Top 10 Games of 2012, it’s also an occasion to take a collective breath, and start to look at what the next year will hold. Starting with a l...

By Andrew Dyce on 11 December 2017
Assassin's Creed Rogue (Connections)

Assassin's Creed Rogue (Connections)

It’s already proven a difficult task to keep excitement for previous-gen, stopgap games up when their next-gen counterparts are getting the bulk of the marketing. But Ubisoft has shown their determi...

By Andrew Dyce on 11 December 2017
Mass Effect 2 and 3 Now Playable on Xbox One

Mass Effect 2 and 3 Now Playable on Xbox One

As part of the N7 Day celebrations, BioWare announces that Mass Effect 2 and 3 have both been added to the Xbox One backward compatibility list as of today. This year’s N7 Day has been exciting for...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 December 2017
‘Enemy Front’ Preview

‘Enemy Front’ Preview

Much time has passed since Stuart Black, creator of the hard-as-nails shooter Black, went to work crafting his next World War II adventure. The game in question has now been announced as Enemy Fron...

By Andrew Dyce on 11 December 2017
'Wolfenstein: The New Order' Director Talks Sequel

'Wolfenstein: The New Order' Director Talks Sequel

With each passing year, the modern video game industry seems to prove the notion that when it comes to established brands and recognizable franchises, predicting the future isn’t all that hard. B...

By Andrew Dyce on 11 December 2017
CSGO Lotto Scandal Won't Result in Any Punishments

CSGO Lotto Scandal Won't Result in Any Punishments

Despite being one of the few online multiplayer games with millions in tournament prize pools, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive has slowly become known for its many scandals instead. What began as...

By Cody Gravelle on 11 December 2017
FIFA 15

FIFA 15

It was expected that EA Sports would introduce the world to the latest iteration of the FIFA series during their conference at E3 2014, and the company delivered with a trailer reminiscent of their...

By John Jacques on 11 December 2017
'FIFA 15' Review Roundup

'FIFA 15' Review Roundup

It hasn’t been all smooth sailing for EA Sports’ next-gen simulations this year, but few franchises are as dependable as FIFA. With FIFA 15 bringing stadiums and player faces, and promising some...

By Andrew Dyce on 11 December 2017
EA Sports Season Ticket Enters Its Final Season

EA Sports Season Ticket Enters Its Final Season

With the advent of a new generation of consoles, it is often the case that the services populating those devices receive face-lifts. Sometimes these changes are minor and cosmetic, but in other c...

By Ryan Blanchard on 11 December 2017
NBA 2K15 Face Scans Create Monsters

NBA 2K15 Face Scans Create Monsters

The realism of sports video games has come along in leaps and bounds over the past few decades. Whereas once the genre was limited to a cartoonish representation of the real thing, the studios be...

By Brad Jones on 11 December 2017
‘Grand Theft Auto 5’ Video Highlights Similarities to ‘Max Payne 3’

‘Grand Theft Auto 5’ Video Highlights Similarities to ‘Max Payne 3’

While Rockstar Games‘ Grand Theft Auto series is well known for sprawling open worlds and fully realized characters, if there’s one element that most gamers agree could use work it’s the gunplay. It...

By Anthony Taormina on 11 December 2017
FIFA 15 (Goalkeepers)

FIFA 15 (Goalkeepers)

FIFA 15 is already poised to offer the most realistic and emotional experience the series has ever seen, with new gameplay being based off of player emotions, realistic pitch environments with a com...

By John Jacques on 11 December 2017
Halo's Most Famous Map Recreated in Counter-Strike

Halo's Most Famous Map Recreated in Counter-Strike

One seriously devoted fan of Halo: Combat Evolved recreates the most famous map from Bungie’s first-person shooter in Valve’s Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. The Counter-Strike: Global Offensive...

By Kyle Sledge on 11 December 2017
LEGO Avengers & LEGO Jurassic World Coming

LEGO Avengers & LEGO Jurassic World Coming

Although Traveller’s Tales’ LEGO games are annual staples that sometimes release two, or even three, at a time, so far the 2015 slate has been mostly a mystery. Given what we know about WB and TT...

By Anthony Taormina on 11 December 2017
New Games for Xbox One Backward Compatibility

New Games for Xbox One Backward Compatibility

Microsoft reveals ten more games for the Xbox One’s backward compatibility program, including The Witcher 2, Sam & Max Save the World and Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. When Microsoft reveal...

By Rob Gordon on 11 December 2017
NASA to Launch ‘Portal 2’ into Space

NASA to Launch ‘Portal 2’ into Space

Many gamers probably thought that last year’s Portal 2 was out of this world. Not only did fans get to return to the dark, depressing depths of Aperture Science, but they got to finish what they...

By Riley Little on 10 December 2017
LEGO Marvel's Avengers Free PlayStation DLC

LEGO Marvel's Avengers Free PlayStation DLC

Traveller’s Tales reveals that the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 versions of LEGO Marvel’s Avengers will enjoy two free DLC packs based on Marvel films. LEGO fans have been waiting a long time fo...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 December 2017
LEGO Marvel's Avengers Delayed to January 2016

LEGO Marvel's Avengers Delayed to January 2016

For the past several years, there has been a near-constant stream of LEGO games released by TT Games and Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. With the series’ biggest project set to launch in...

By Brad Jones on 10 December 2017
WWE 2K16 First Six Wrestlers

WWE 2K16 First Six Wrestlers

Last year’s WWE 2K15 was a current-gen disappointment. Suffering from the same problems as many sports titles do in the transition to new consoles, 2K15 on PS4 and Xbox One was a watered down ver...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 December 2017
WWE 2K15 (Sting)

WWE 2K15 (Sting)

Wrestling fans have missed out on seeing a number of legendary grapplers go toe-to-toe with modern day superstars, so the concept of dream matches are a tragically common and inevitable sight amongs...

By Riley Little on 10 December 2017
Portal Fan Creates Murderous Christmas Carol

Portal Fan Creates Murderous Christmas Carol

An extremely talented fan of Valve’s puzzle-shooter hybrid Portal writes, animates, and directs a music video for a Christmas carol parody using elements from the game. In order to celebrate Christ...

By Kyle Sledge on 10 December 2017
NBA 2K15 Names Kevin Durant Cover Athlete

NBA 2K15 Names Kevin Durant Cover Athlete

After sharing the cover for the 2013 iteration of the hugely popular NBA 2K series, Kevin Durant is ready to fly solo. This year, for NBA 2K 15, Durant has the cover all to himself, and his recog...

By Anthony Taormina on 10 December 2017
NBA 2K15 Says Warriors Win Championship

NBA 2K15 Says Warriors Win Championship

Sports game developers don’t always refer to their big-budget titles as games; sometimes, they call them “simulations.” The goal isn’t to make a game that’s necessarily easy to pick up and play,...

By Christopher Gates on 10 December 2017
Xbox Live November Games With Gold Confirmed

Xbox Live November Games With Gold Confirmed

The Xbox Games With Gold November 2016 lineup is now announced by Microsoft, delivering four drastically different titles to Xbox gamers at no extra cost. Microsoft has just announced the lineup of...

By John Jacques on 10 December 2017
Terminator Playable in WWE 2K16

Terminator Playable in WWE 2K16

As fans of the WWE are well aware, there will be a brand new core wrestling video game released every year. Each new iteration brings with it a new features, a revamped story mode of sorts, and a ha...

By Riley Little on 10 December 2017
WWE 2K16 Guest Character Wish List

WWE 2K16 Guest Character Wish List

2K Sports is promising that WWE 2K16 will have the largest roster in series history, and so far they have been doing a good job of living up to those claims. With weekly roster updates leading up...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 December 2017
Xbox Games With Gold Revealed for August 2016

Xbox Games With Gold Revealed for August 2016

Microsoft announces the free Games With Gold titles for August 2016, revealing a great selection for both the Xbox One and Xbox 360 promotional offerings. Microsoft has now announced the upcoming G...

By John Jacques on 10 December 2017
WWE 2K16 Cover Star is Stone Cold

WWE 2K16 Cover Star is Stone Cold

Though it flew under the radar, WWE 2K16 had a presence at E3 2015. It was during E3 that 2K Sports revealed the first six wrestlers confirmed for the upcoming game’s roster, including Bad News Barr...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 December 2017
WWE 2K16 Gets 12 More Wrestlers

WWE 2K16 Gets 12 More Wrestlers

WWE 2K16 has a lot to live up to. 2K Sports has claimed that the game will boast the largest roster in series history, but they’ve made such claims before. Past games have padded the roster by co...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 December 2017
WWE 2K16 Adds 19 More Wrestlers

WWE 2K16 Adds 19 More Wrestlers

2K Sports is promising the largest roster in the history of the WWE 2K series with the latest entry, WWE 2K16. But 2K Sports tendency to make similar claims in the past, only to pad the roster wi...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 December 2017
WWE 2K15

WWE 2K15

For several weeks now 2K Sports and developer Yuke’s have been teasing players with closer looks at WWE 2K15 in action. They’ve highlighted cool pre-order bonuses, wildly detailed screenshots and ev...

By Anthony Taormina on 10 December 2017
NBA 2K15

NBA 2K15

In the eyes of many basketball loving gamers, 2K Sports and the team at Visual Concepts have produced the NBA 2K series to be the reigning king of the court for years. With the release of NBA 2K1...

By Aaron Leach on 10 December 2017
Madden Makes Fun of Seattle Seahawks

Madden Makes Fun of Seattle Seahawks

As gamers prepare for the fall season of releases, which includes some pretty high profile titles like Fallout 4 and Halo 5: Guardians, sports fans are bracing for their own onslaught. Starting n...

By Anthony Taormina on 10 December 2017
Madden NFL 16 Trailer

Madden NFL 16 Trailer

Madden NFL 16 is right around the corner, as the game is set to land on store shelves this coming Tuesday, August 25th. Despite criticisms regarding a general lack of innovation in the franchise, an...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 December 2017
‘Madden NFL 13’ Wii U Tech & Features Are Inferior to PS3/Xbox 360 Versions

‘Madden NFL 13’ Wii U Tech & Features Are Inferior to PS3/Xbox 360 Versions

When Electronic Arts announced shortly after E3 2012 that it had EA Sports officially took the wraps off its Wii U lineup and, as expected, Madden NFL 13 was announced, alongside the other pillar...

By Jeff Schille on 10 December 2017
WWE 2K15 Loses Hulk Hogan DLC

WWE 2K15 Loses Hulk Hogan DLC

UPDATE: According to The Games Cabin, the Hulk Hogan DLC for WWE 2K15 has since been made available to purchase and download yet again by 2K. That being said, it’s unclear if the DLC will remain...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 December 2017
WWE 2K15 2K Showcase

WWE 2K15 2K Showcase

Those that pickup annual sports video games every year aren’t use to getting major change ups. The campaign usually stays true to last year’s offering, with some improvements throughout, but wrestli...

By Riley Little on 10 December 2017
WWE 2K15 Screenshots

WWE 2K15 Screenshots

For the most part, many of the games that release this October have been pretty well covered and widely seen by outlets and consumers. WWE 2K15 was, up until today, the exception of that status q...

By Riley Little on 10 December 2017
Madden NFL 16 Review

Madden NFL 16 Review

With a greater focus on receivers/cornerbacks and a fantastic new Draft Champions mode, Madden NFL 16 represents a vast improvement over last year’s game in nearly every way. When it comes to recom...

By Anthony Taormina on 10 December 2017
Madden NFL 16 Cover Athlete Revealed

Madden NFL 16 Cover Athlete Revealed

Madden NFL has long been king of the sports games, and it’s backed every year by a marketing push that begins well in advance of the game’s release. Just like every other sports game on the market, ...

By Jason Gallagher on 10 December 2017
WWE 2K15 Release Date

WWE 2K15 Release Date

Sports games are known for providing gamers with a mildly different experience with a new installment every year, but that doesn’t put a dent in fans’ plans to purchase and engage in the annual s...

By Riley Little on 09 December 2017
Murdered: Soul Suspect

Murdered: Soul Suspect

E3 2013, much like past years, was a barrage of sequels, remakes, and spiritual successors, with very little room for original IPs let alone original concepts. While it wasn’t totally unique, Square...

By Anthony Taormina on 09 December 2017
Top Selling Games of August 2015

Top Selling Games of August 2015

While some people complain about the Madden franchise and often claim each new entry is a mere “roster update”, there’s a reason why EA releases a new game in the series each and every year. That...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 December 2017
Madden NFL 13

Madden NFL 13

For football fans across the country there are several key events that take place over the course of a single year — the Draft, the Super Bowl, and of course the release of Madden NFL. With the D...

By Anthony Taormina on 09 December 2017
Far Cry Could Get Vampires, Dinosaurs & Zombies

Far Cry Could Get Vampires, Dinosaurs & Zombies

It’s been a troubling time for video game developer and publisher Ubisoft. From the game-breaking issues of Assassin’s Creed Unity and Tetris Ultimate, controversy surrounding the free DLC (that...

By Jasmine Henry on 09 December 2017
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (Kingpin)

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (Kingpin)

Movie tie-in games are often a dubious prospect – relying on cross-medium buzz, not quality gameplay, to sell a rushed product. Development turnaround on tie-games is notoriously tight and often lac...

By Ben Kendrick on 09 December 2017
GRID Autosport

GRID Autosport

It’s no secret that Codemasters likes a good racing game, having even set up their own specialized publishing label dubbed Codemasters Racing (naturally) to show the world that they mean business. A...

By Jasmine Henry on 09 December 2017
Dragon Age Lead Writer Leaves BioWare

Dragon Age Lead Writer Leaves BioWare

The man behind some of the industry’s most compelling narratives in Dragon Age: Inquisition and Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic has decided to leave BioWare. David Gaider is the writer who c...

By Cody Gravelle on 09 December 2017
Far Cry 4 Alternate Ending

Far Cry 4 Alternate Ending

Considering most games’ narratives are razor focused and tied to a series of gameplay experiences, it’s no surprise that we see very little room for experimentation within the confines of a story...

By Anthony Taormina on 09 December 2017
'Far Cry 4' January DLC Adds Permadeath Mode

'Far Cry 4' January DLC Adds Permadeath Mode

It’s only been a month since players entered Far Cry 4‘s Kyrat, but it looks like Ubisoft is anxious to make sure players don’t make a departure from the mountainous region of their award-winning...

By Boston Blake on 09 December 2017
NBA 2K18 Microtransactions Changed Following Backlash

NBA 2K18 Microtransactions Changed Following Backlash

NBA 2K18 was released this week on PC and consoles (including the Nintendo Switch). And while fans of the basketball sim series are thrilled with the addition of The Neighborhood social space, thes...

By Jasmine Henry on 09 December 2017
NCAA Football 13

NCAA Football 13

In the family of EA Sports titles, NCAA Football is like the second favorite kid, the one that can never quite live up to the reputation of the “golden child.” Sure, NCAA provides a lot of the sa...

By Anthony Taormina on 08 December 2017
Xbox Free Games with Gold for October 2015

Xbox Free Games with Gold for October 2015

Last month was a fairly decent month for Microsoft’s Games with Gold program, with the company offering the likes of Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition on Xbox One and Crysis 3 on Xbox 360. With the a...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 December 2017
Valiant Hearts: The Great War

Valiant Hearts: The Great War

They called it the Great War, but for an entire generation of people it was the scariest time of their lives. Not just for the soldiers either, but for any man, woman, or child who was a part of...

By Anthony Taormina on 08 December 2017
E3 2015: FIFA 16 Details

E3 2015: FIFA 16 Details

Each time E3 rolls around, longstanding franchises like FIFA are challenged to innovate on an annual basis. It’s a tough challenge for any developer, and last year’s huge graphical and AI improvemen...

By John Jacques on 08 December 2017
Payday 2 Adding Point Break DLC

Payday 2 Adding Point Break DLC

With the remake of beloved heist movie Point Break set to release this month, Overkill releases free and paid DLC that brings the characters and events into Payday 2. The Payday series has never be...

By Evan Hopkins on 08 December 2017
Hitman: Absolution

Hitman: Absolution

Beginning in 2000, IO Interactive developed Hitman video games for release every two years, until 2006 when the series came to a halt after the release of Hitman: Blood Money (and the terrible Hi...

By Rob Keyes on 08 December 2017
Xbox Free Games With Gold for March 2016

Xbox Free Games With Gold for March 2016

Microsoft reveals the games that will be made available for Games With Gold in March, including the likes of Lords of the Fallen and the original Borderlands. As March draws near, it’s once again t...

By Rob Gordon on 08 December 2017
Destiny Adds Guild Wars 2's Writer as 'Loremaster'

Destiny Adds Guild Wars 2's Writer as 'Loremaster'

Bungie’s Destiny may very well be one of the best games of the last year, but that’s largely due to its polished graphics and tight mechanics. It’s well established among many fans that the game...

By Jason Gallagher on 08 December 2017
‘Hitman: Absolution’ Director: Only 5th of Gamers Will See Final Level

‘Hitman: Absolution’ Director: Only 5th of Gamers Will See Final Level

While most gamers will believe this to be an egregious sin and would never ever think of letting it happen, there are a lot of players that don’t finish games — any of them. They are engaged for...

By Anthony Taormina on 08 December 2017
'Alien: Isolation' Prequel DLC Revealed: 'Corporate Lockdown'

'Alien: Isolation' Prequel DLC Revealed: 'Corporate Lockdown'

One of 2014’s most-anticipated titles (especially after many releases were bumped into 2015), Alien: Isolation received an overall mixed-to-positive reception from critics and gamers. As addresse...

By Ben Kendrick on 08 December 2017
Payday 2 Battlefield DLC

Payday 2 Battlefield DLC

Payday 2 may not be a perfect game, but thanks to frequent upgrade patches, loads of DLC, and an addicting co-op multiplayer experience; the heist game has won over the hearts of many PC and cons...

By Denny Connolly on 08 December 2017
Dragon Age: Inquisition Item Contest

Dragon Age: Inquisition Item Contest

Dragon Age: Inquisition has seen a few downloadable content packs post-release, mostly notable among them being the Jaws of Hakkon expansion. There’s been several new in-game items introduced exc...

By John Jacques on 08 December 2017
FIFA 16 Cover Star Alex Morgan

FIFA 16 Cover Star Alex Morgan

Although there are numerous famous faces in the world of soccer (or football for those international gamers), few could be faulted for not knowing them. The FIFA franchise, for example, has only...

By Anthony Taormina on 08 December 2017
Borderlands Gets Xbox One Backward Compatibility

Borderlands Gets Xbox One Backward Compatibility

Microsoft is attempting to keep its vast library of Xbox 360 titles alive with backward compatibility. It was definitely one of the more unexpected announcements to come out of E3 2015, but if the...

By Kyree Leary on 08 December 2017
Tales From the Borderlands' Sales Too Poor for a Sequel

Tales From the Borderlands' Sales Too Poor for a Sequel

Without a doubt, many critics and gaming fans would argue that the interactive comedic science fiction adventure title Tales From the Borderlands is one of, if not the best product to come out of T...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 December 2017
'Payday 2' Gage DLC

'Payday 2' Gage DLC

Here’s to the heist, the hoard and the heat that follows. This year has certainly seen its fair share of audacious raids and botched break-ins, owing largely to the efforts of two of America’s mo...

By Samuel James Riley on 08 December 2017
Free John Wick DLC for Payday 2

Free John Wick DLC for Payday 2

Payday 2 heisters are well-aware that the first-person shooter/theft game likes to make references to other video game and film properties fairly often. Just a month ago, the marketing campaign f...

By Denny Connolly on 08 December 2017
Future Dragon Age DLC Skipping Last-Gen

Future Dragon Age DLC Skipping Last-Gen

When Dragon Age: Inquisition, the third entry in the wildly popular Dragon Age series, was announced, publisher EA assured fans that the game would release on both current gen and next gen system...

By Evan Hopkins on 08 December 2017
Top 10 Co-op Games of 2012

Top 10 Co-op Games of 2012

Throughout the years of the current console generation, we’ve seen more and more publishers feel the need to add in multiplayer features into games that weren’t originally designed with that in...

By Rob Keyes on 08 December 2017
Dragon Age DLC Gets Dated for PS4

Dragon Age DLC Gets Dated for PS4

Timed exclusivity eventually frustrates gamers on all sides of the console wars. Knowing that a game would be ready for one’s console of choice except that publishers and console developers made...

By Sarah Fields on 07 December 2017
More 'Battlefield 4' DLC Coming

More 'Battlefield 4' DLC Coming

The Battlefield franchise is in a weird place. The rushed release date-focused Battlefield 4 sort of backfired for developer DICE and publisher Electronic Arts to the point where it received less...

By Rob Keyes on 07 December 2017
Free 'Dragon Age: Inquisition' DLC

Free 'Dragon Age: Inquisition' DLC

The first time a player uses Dragon Age: Inquisition’s robust character creator, it’s easy to get carried away. There are just so many options, and so many ways to make characters look funny, or...

By Christopher Gates on 07 December 2017
Dragon Age: Inquisition's DLC Isn't on PS4

Dragon Age: Inquisition's DLC Isn't on PS4

Downloadable Content (DLC) is meant to give players something more to do after they’re done with the main game. Oftentimes, it comes in the form of a new storyline, new gear to use throughout the...

By Kyree Leary on 07 December 2017
More Battlefield 4 DLC in 2015

More Battlefield 4 DLC in 2015

While the appropriately titled Final Stand DLC pack was originally thought to be the last piece of new content for Battlefield 4, news soon hit that suggested it wasn’t. In fact, producer David S...

By Anthony Taormina on 07 December 2017
NBA 2K11

NBA 2K11

If you’ve been awaiting the release ofNBA 2K11 and you’re a Game Rant reader, you’ve probably seen my first impressions of the demo, and you know I wasn’t too happy with it. It was pretty bare bones;...

By Zak Grim on 07 December 2017
Alien: Isolation Could Come to Virtual Reality

Alien: Isolation Could Come to Virtual Reality

In a recent interview, Sega European boss Jurgen Post reveals the team at Sega is working on virtual reality games, and may consider bringing Alien: Isolation to VR. Virtual reality is undoubtedly...

By Boston Blake on 07 December 2017
 Battlefield 4: Unlock The Most Elaborate Easter Egg

Battlefield 4: Unlock The Most Elaborate Easter Egg

The most dumbfounding and elaborate of all the Battlefield 4 Easter Eggs gets discovered! Find out how to unlock an exclusive skin by defeating the hardest hidden puzzle Battlefield 4 has to offer....

By John Jacques on 07 December 2017
Xbox's 2016 Exclusives Schedule Revealed

Xbox's 2016 Exclusives Schedule Revealed

Microsoft releases a list of console exclusive games coming to Xbox in 2016, including Crackdown 3, Gears of War 4, Halo Wars 2, Quantum Break, and more. Overall, it’s safe to say that 2015 was a g...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 December 2017
Games With Gold For March Includes Evolve, Borderlands 2

Games With Gold For March Includes Evolve, Borderlands 2

The next round of free games for Xbox Live Gold members in March 2017 have been announced, and the list includes co-op shooter Evolve and Borderlands 2. March is just around the corner, and with it...

By Curt Hutson on 06 December 2017
Call of Duty AW: Carrier Easter Egg Guide

Call of Duty AW: Carrier Easter Egg Guide

With the addition of the Supremacy DLC pack to Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, a brand new Exo Zombies map has been added to the game. This map is called Carrier and it takes takes place on a large...

By Dalton Cooper on 05 December 2017
Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark (Grimlock Trailer)

Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark (Grimlock Trailer)

Games based on movies often end up as disappointments. The rushed development time and need to remain grounded in a linear narrative leads plenty of titles to come out lacklustre, but Transformers:...

By Rob Gordon on 05 December 2017
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Reckoning DLC

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Reckoning DLC

For their first solo Call of Duty development outing, Sledgehammer Games was by and large successful with Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare. The studio managed to prove that they are capable of providi...

By Dalton Cooper on 05 December 2017
'Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark' to Merge Films & Games

'Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark' to Merge Films & Games

Following a highly anticipated teaser trailer during the 2014 Super Bowl, we’re finally receiving concrete details on Transformers: Age of Extinction – Michael Bay’s fourth Transformers series fi...

By Ben Kendrick on 04 December 2017
Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark

Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark

For a game to market itself as a movie tie-in is, in most circumstances, an admittance of mediocrity. Sometimes though, the line isn’t quite so black and white. As of late, the Transformers series h...

By Ryan Blanchard on 04 December 2017
'Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark' Release Date & Images

'Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark' Release Date & Images

Movie tie-in video games rarely make a splash as must-buy titles for hardcore players. Instead, the games are often marketed to the broadest audience possible for an easy cash grab – one that req...

By Ben Kendrick on 04 December 2017
Eidos Montreal Hopeful of 'Thief' Sequel

Eidos Montreal Hopeful of 'Thief' Sequel

A clumsy Thief is a dead Thief – or so you might think. Eidos Montreal‘s much anticipated sneak-em-up title finally sleuthed into view earlier today, only to be met with a barrage of lukewarm cri...

By Samuel James Riley on 04 December 2017
'Thief' Gameplay

'Thief' Gameplay

The beginning-of-the-year video game release lull finally comes to an end this week with Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare and Thief finally releasing, the latter of which representing one of Game...

By Rob Keyes on 03 December 2017
Thief (Gameplay)

Thief (Gameplay)

With the game facing an imminent release, fans have been getting sneak peaks of the many facets of Thief’s intricate stealth gameplay. A host of interesting mechanics and a striking setting can only...

By Ryan Blanchard on 03 December 2017
WWE 2K14 Reveal

WWE 2K14 Reveal

The collapse of THQ saw many prestigious properties sold off to other developers; effectively leaving many fans scared for the future of their beloved franchises. The acquisition of the WWE license...

By Riley Little on 03 December 2017
Thief

Thief

Garrett the Master Thief is back! And he’s suffering from the most fashionable of video game protagonist ailments: amnesia. After a prologue in which Garrett and his impatient ex-apprentice Erin...

By Hannah Shaw-Williams on 03 December 2017
'Thief' Review Roundup

'Thief' Review Roundup

Given the success of Eidos Montreal‘s reboot of the Deus Ex series with Human Revolution, one might assume that the company’s next re-imagining of a classic series would be met with optimism. But...

By Andrew Dyce on 03 December 2017
Thief (101 Trailer)

Thief (101 Trailer)

Plenty of games cater to a love for big, noisy destruction and mayhem, but the number of stealth games released each year is comparatively a lot smaller. As such, Eidos Montreal’s upcoming Thief reb...

By Hannah Shaw-Williams on 03 December 2017
Thief: Stories from the City (Trailer #3)

Thief: Stories from the City (Trailer #3)

Anti-heroes can be difficult  to write, but one way to immediately make them more sympathetic is simply by making sure that they’re the least evil character in the room. Garrett, the protagonist of...

By Hannah Shaw-Williams on 03 December 2017
'WWE 2K14 Phenom Edition' Unveiled

'WWE 2K14 Phenom Edition' Unveiled

‘The Phenom,’ ‘The Deadman,’ ‘The Demon of Death Valley,’ whatever name you choose to call him by, Mark Calaway’s Undertaker character is an undeniable icon in the world of sports entertainment....

By Samuel James Riley on 03 December 2017
Season Passes Announced for ‘Sunset Overdrive’, ‘LEGO Batman 3’

Season Passes Announced for ‘Sunset Overdrive’, ‘LEGO Batman 3’

Season Passes are certainly taking over the gaming industry, with nearly every major release announced to have its own variation. Today, new passes were announced for both Sunset Overdrive and LE...

By Sage Hyden on 03 December 2017
WWE 2K14 – The Ultimate Warrior

WWE 2K14 – The Ultimate Warrior

Prepare to load up on rocket fuel and set sail for parts unknown as The Ultimate Warrior returns to the ring in WWE 2K14. Announced via a suitably snarling promo video, the tassle-clad superstar mar...

By Samuel James Riley on 03 December 2017
WWE 2K14 (WrestleMania Mode)

WWE 2K14 (WrestleMania Mode)

WrestleMania didn’t acquire the nickname ‘Showcase of the Immortals’ for nothing. WWE’s premiere event has played host to some of the greatest names and greatest games in grappling history. Announce...

By Samuel James Riley on 02 December 2017
WWE 2K14 Roster

WWE 2K14 Roster

One of the, if not the, most important aspects that fans of the annual WWE video game look forward to each and every year is the reveal of the game’s roster — WWE 2K14 is no exception. While the...

By Riley Little on 02 December 2017
LEGO Batman 3 Adds Batman '66

LEGO Batman 3 Adds Batman '66

While DC Comics fans all have their favorite iterations of Batman throughout the ages, there exist a few beloved versions that will always hold a special place in fans’ hearts. For example, Adam West...

By Anthony Taormina on 02 December 2017
LEGO Batman 3 Adds Kevin Smith

LEGO Batman 3 Adds Kevin Smith

With a cast that includes such obscure characters as Bat Cow and Krypto the Super Dog, LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham is already looking like a DC fans’ dream. However, publisher Warner Bros. and d...

By Anthony Taormina on 02 December 2017
LEGO Batman 3 Gets Batman Beyond DLC

LEGO Batman 3 Gets Batman Beyond DLC

The upcoming LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham looks set to expand upon previous games in the series by broadening its horizons considerably. This comes in the form of an adventure that takes the Bat...

By Brad Jones on 02 December 2017
LEGO Batman 3 (Character & Design)

LEGO Batman 3 (Character & Design)

Although the LEGO games are oftentimes overlooked because of their annual release schedule, those who do regularly turn out for TT Games‘ titles know that each packs a ton of content. Most overtly,...

By Anthony Taormina on 01 December 2017
LEGO Batman 3 Screenshots

LEGO Batman 3 Screenshots

As the Beyond Gotham subtitle implies, LEGO Batman 3 will be taking players outside the bounds of the Dark Knight’s troubled city. More specifically, the game will take players on an interstellar j...

By Anthony Taormina on 01 December 2017
EA Removes Ray Rice From Madden NFL 15

EA Removes Ray Rice From Madden NFL 15

Although domestic violence is a crime that occurs on a daily basis and doesn’t usually get much press, it is always bound to steal the attention of the mass media when a celebrity is involved. In...

By Denny Connolly on 01 December 2017
LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham

LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham

Traveller’s Tales’ LEGO games have, for a while now, provided an endless source of entertainment for a great many households, especially those with younger children. But, at the same time, their...

By Anthony Taormina on 01 December 2017
February Games With Gold Includes Project Cars

February Games With Gold Includes Project Cars

Microsoft officially unveils the titles to be available in February 2017’s Games with Gold, including Project CARS and Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime. Now that the free Games with Gold for this Ja...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 December 2017
Madden NFL 15

Madden NFL 15

Now that EA Sports has (somewhat) moved past the growing pains of the Xbox One and PS4 many are wondering whether the next iterations of their popular titles will deliver on expectations. Luckily...

By Anthony Taormina on 01 December 2017
Madden NFL 15 (Tiny Titan)

Madden NFL 15 (Tiny Titan)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8SP4rC81kBM You might think that a series with the heft of Madden NFL wouldn’t need much in the way of advertisement, but a tongue-in-cheek new trailer released by EA...

By Brad Jones on 01 December 2017
Madden NFL 15 (Gameplay)

Madden NFL 15 (Gameplay)

Although much of the buzz surrounding E3 concentrates on anticipation of news about long-rumored projects (Tomb Raider 2 potentially?), that doesn’t mean franchises that deliver annual releases are...

By Denny Connolly on 01 December 2017
Xbox One December Backward Compatible Games

Xbox One December Backward Compatible Games

Microsoft reveals 16 new Xbox 360 games that are now playable on Xbox One, which includes the likes of Fable 3, Halo: Reach, Portal: Still Alive, and more. One of the biggest announcements at E3 20...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 November 2017
Xbox Free Games with Gold for January 2016

Xbox Free Games with Gold for January 2016

Microsoft announces January 2016’s free Games with Gold games for Xbox 360 and Xbox One, including Deus Ex: Human Revolution and the first season of Killer Instinct. Xbox Live Gold subscribers that...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 November 2017
Transformers: Fall of Cybertron (Story Trailer)

Transformers: Fall of Cybertron (Story Trailer)

Easily one of the most anticipated titles of 2012, Transformers: Fall of Cybertron comes on the heels of a mixed pair of prior Transformers titles from High Moon Studios. The developer achieved mass...

By Ben Kendrick on 29 November 2017
Transformers: Fall of Cybertron (Launch Trailers)

Transformers: Fall of Cybertron (Launch Trailers)

httpv://youtu.be/baf0nYhmYgg Though Transformers: Fall of Cybertron doesn’t release until Tuesday of next week, developer High Moon Studios thought it more important to release launch trailers for th...

By Anthony Taormina on 29 November 2017
Activision Fully Supporting ‘Transformers: Fall of Cybertron’ Multiplayer

Activision Fully Supporting ‘Transformers: Fall of Cybertron’ Multiplayer

While most look at Transformers: War for Cybertron, High Moon Studios‘ foray into the eternal struggle between the Autobots and the Decepticons, as a break-out success, that assumption is typical...

By Anthony Taormina on 29 November 2017
Transformers: Fall of Cybertron (Multiplayer)

Transformers: Fall of Cybertron (Multiplayer)

Transformers: War for Cybertron was one of our favorite titles in 2010 (read our review). Of course, High Moon Studios followed-up the inspired “Robots in Disguise” experience with a lackluster Dark...

By Ben Kendrick on 29 November 2017
Resident Evil Series on Sale on Xbox This Week

Resident Evil Series on Sale on Xbox This Week

Today, Microsoft’s Director of Programming for Xbox Live, Larry “Major Nelson” Hryb, has revealed that through a Capcom publisher sale for Xbox 360 and Xbox One, the entire Resident Evil series has...

By Kyle Sledge on 28 November 2017
New 'Tales From the Borderlands' Developer Diary

New 'Tales From the Borderlands' Developer Diary

Gearbox Software’s come a long way in the past five years. With critical and commercial flops like Alien: Colonial Marines and Duke Nukem Forever under their belt, legitimate momentum and popularity...

By Christopher Gates on 27 November 2017
January 2015 PS Plus & Games With Gold Freebies

January 2015 PS Plus & Games With Gold Freebies

Everyone loves free games. For this reason, the beginning of each month is an exceptionally exciting time for gamers who subscribe to PlayStation and/or Xbox services. It is at this time that Son...

By Ryan Blanchard on 27 November 2017
Tales From The Borderlands: Zer0 Sum

Tales From The Borderlands: Zer0 Sum

With the shocking surge in momentum enjoyed by Borderlands‘ loot-and-shoot series following the game’s sequel, it went without saying that the developers were going to be pumping out more content...

By Andrew Dyce on 26 November 2017
Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel DLC

Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel DLC

When Borderlands debuted on previous-gen hardware it proved to be a competent first-person shooter, with a robust loot generator and a unique personality for the genre. It wasn’t afraid to mix an RP...

By Chris Peterson on 26 November 2017
Tales from the Borderlands Hits Tomorrow

Tales from the Borderlands Hits Tomorrow

With as little fanfare as possible, Telltale Games has confirmed that their latest series, Tales from the Borderlands, will begin its episodic journey starting tomorrow. The first episode will hi...

By Anthony Taormina on 26 November 2017
Assassin's Creed Rogue (Hunt the Assassins)

Assassin's Creed Rogue (Hunt the Assassins)

Forget about who watches the watchmen; the burning question in Ubisoft’s upcoming last-gen console title Assassin’s Creed Rogue is, “Who assassinates the Assassins?” Here to answer that question is...

By Hannah Shaw-Williams on 26 November 2017
Assassin's Creed Rogue (Story)

Assassin's Creed Rogue (Story)

The old saying states that one should make hay while the sun shines, and Ubisoft is doing just that. With the arrival of next-gen splitting gamers between two platform generations, the publisher is...

By Andrew Dyce on 26 November 2017
Assassin's Creed Rogue

Assassin's Creed Rogue

It may not have been Ubisoft‘s best-kept secret, but the publisher has finally unveiled Assassin’s Creed Rogue with a cinematic trailer and some early details. While next-gen owners prepare to lead...

By Andrew Dyce on 26 November 2017
FIFA 18: 1.6M Concurrent Users Played on Launch Weekend

FIFA 18: 1.6M Concurrent Users Played on Launch Weekend

Without a doubt, FIFA 18 was generally considered to be a highly anticipated release for those who enjoy The Beautiful Game, and for avid gamers of sports simulation titles as well, with the latest...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 November 2017
‘NBA 2K13’ Adds Dream Team to Settle Year-Long Arguments

‘NBA 2K13’ Adds Dream Team to Settle Year-Long Arguments

All throughout the Olympics a debate was waged over which USA Men’s Basketball team is the greatest: the 2012 team that featured the likes of LeBron James and Kobe Bryant, or the 1992 Dream Team...

By Anthony Taormina on 22 November 2017
‘NBA 2K13’ Unveils Trio of Cover Athletes

‘NBA 2K13’ Unveils Trio of Cover Athletes

While in the past two years 2K Sports has been emblazoning their NBA 2K covers with stars from the sports’ past, this year they are including three current stars that are at the height of their g...

By Anthony Taormina on 22 November 2017
7 Xbox Games You Forgot Used Kinect

7 Xbox Games You Forgot Used Kinect

.sg-popup-overlay-1, .sg-popup-content-1 { z-index: 9999 !important; } #sg-popup-content-wrapper-1 { padding: 0px !important; } When Microsoft Kinect launched...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 November 2017
'NBA 2K14' to Include 14 European Teams

'NBA 2K14' to Include 14 European Teams

The start of a new console generation usually entails a backward step for most sporting franchises. Unfamiliar engines and powerful new tech make iterating on previous efforts much more difficult...

By Samuel James Riley on 21 November 2017
'Dragon Age: Inquisition' Proves BioWare Heard Complaints Loud & Clear

'Dragon Age: Inquisition' Proves BioWare Heard Complaints Loud & Clear

The developers at BioWare have traveled a unique course through the world of AAA game development, gaining new fans and losing some old ones as the likes of Mass Effect and Dragon Age took the st...

By Andrew Dyce on 21 November 2017
The Legend of Korra (Announcement)

The Legend of Korra (Announcement)

Tie-in games can be a treacherous line to traverse. While there are exceptions to the rule, many tie-ins are seen as less-than-favorable. It is for this reason that it’s a source of excitement and c...

By Ryan Blanchard on 17 November 2017
'Need For Speed: Rivals' Review Roundup

'Need For Speed: Rivals' Review Roundup

It seems like just yesterday that EA was re-committing to the Need For Speed series, promising quality titles over a publisher-imposed annual release. And yet, the games continue to be churned ou...

By Andrew Dyce on 17 November 2017
Need for Speed Rivals

Need for Speed Rivals

Shortly after Microsoft’s Xbox One event, Electronic Arts announced they would have closer looks at their upcoming next-gen slate at E3 next month. They confirmed titles like Battlefield 4, Need for...

By Anthony Taormina on 16 November 2017
'Resident Evil 6' Sales Below Expectations: Should Future 'RE' Games Return to Form?

'Resident Evil 6' Sales Below Expectations: Should Future 'RE' Games Return to Form?

At the time of the Resident Evil 6 release, Capcom was confidently touting over-the-top action in their latest flagship survival horror installment. However, after a mixed-to-negative response fr...

By Ben Kendrick on 15 November 2017
‘Resident Evil 6’ Still a Work in Progress as Title Update Announced

‘Resident Evil 6’ Still a Work in Progress as Title Update Announced

Whenever a triple-A video game releases to massive expectations and doesn’t quite hit the mark, the reflection process can be a challenge. Whether it’s a developer wondering where its grandiose v...

By Brian Sipple on 15 November 2017
GameStop's Black Friday 2017 Ad Leaks

GameStop's Black Friday 2017 Ad Leaks

GameStop’s Black Friday 2017 ad leaks online, revealing deep discounts for brand new video game releases as well as big console deals and some unique promotions.

By Dalton Cooper on 15 November 2017
Life Is Strange Episode 2 Review

Life Is Strange Episode 2 Review

Episode One of Life Is Strange left players in a peaceful setting, and though Life Is Strange: Episode 2 – Out Of Time begins much the same way, things become increasingly tense, culminating in a...

By Melissa Loomis on 11 November 2017
NHL 15 (Teaser)

NHL 15 (Teaser)

With the second round of the Stanley Cup play-offs well underway, there’s no better time for Electronic Arts to give puck aficionados a glimpse at what awaits them in the next installment in its NHL...

By Riley Little on 11 November 2017
Life Is Strange Episode 4 Review

Life Is Strange Episode 4 Review

SPOILERS: This review will contain MAJOR SPOILERS for all previous episodes of Life Is Strange. Life Is Strange Episode 4: Dark Room takes its title literally—it’s dark in every conceivable sense....

By Melissa Loomis on 11 November 2017
‘Battlefield 4’ Features ‘Mass Effect 3’-Style Battlepacks

‘Battlefield 4’ Features ‘Mass Effect 3’-Style Battlepacks

Before Battlefield 3 even released with its impressive Frostbite 2 visuals we knew another franchise installment was coming two years later – with a Medal of Honor game in between. We didn’t know...

By Rob Keyes on 11 November 2017
NHL 15

NHL 15

Despite being viewed as some of the most formulaic and dependable game titles – or perhaps, because of it – annual sports simulations tend to be criticized as charging full-price for little more...

By Andrew Dyce on 10 November 2017
Could 'Battlefield' Games Embrace Early Access

Could 'Battlefield' Games Embrace Early Access

As one of Electronic Arts’ best selling franchises, any game in the Battlefield series is going to have high expectations attached to it. The latest to have said hopes pinned to their lapel befor...

By Jasmine Henry on 10 November 2017
'NHL 15' Demo Impressions

'NHL 15' Demo Impressions

To date, the developers at EA Sports have shown that when it comes to the NHL series, no improvement or advancement is too small to matter. After years of pushing their game’s mechanics and physi...

By Andrew Dyce on 10 November 2017
DICE Claims ‘Battlefield 4’ Will Fix The Mistakes of ‘BF3’

DICE Claims ‘Battlefield 4’ Will Fix The Mistakes of ‘BF3’

For fans of the FPS genre of shooter who know that sales numbers don’t tell the entire story, it’s hard to think of a more respected development studio than DICE, the makers of the Battlefield se...

By Andrew Dyce on 10 November 2017
NHL 15 Missing Features & Modes

NHL 15 Missing Features & Modes

Although most EA Sports fans got their first take of the next-gen with last year’s games, NHL fans were unfortunately left to wait an extra year. Thankfully, though, the time has come for NHL 15...

By Anthony Taormina on 10 November 2017
CoD: AW Descent Trailer & Reckoning DLC Pics

CoD: AW Descent Trailer & Reckoning DLC Pics

After Sledgehammer Games initially tried their hand at the Call of Duty franchise by taking the reins of Modern Warfare 3, many fans of the first-person shooter series believed the studio made so ma...

By Kyle Sledge on 09 November 2017
Mass Effect: 7 Most Memorable Moments in Series History

Mass Effect: 7 Most Memorable Moments in Series History

Following an exciting N7 Day that saw the release of a new Mass Effect: Andromeda trailer, Game Rant looks back at the most memorable moments in Mass Effect history. With the Mass Effect trilogy, B...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 November 2017
BioWare Looks at 'Mass Effect' Trilogy Package

BioWare Looks at 'Mass Effect' Trilogy Package

A brand new Mass Effect game is still years away, but recent developments seem to indicate that BioWare is considering packaging the original Mass Effect trilogy into a remastered, seamless game for...

By John Jacques on 08 November 2017
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Dev's Next Game

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Dev's Next Game

A pair of tweets by Glen Schofield, co-founder of Sledgehammer Games, suggests that development on Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare 2 is likely well underway. Last year’s entry in the Call of Duty se...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 November 2017
L.A. Noire Won't Fit on a Nintendo Switch Hard Drive

L.A. Noire Won't Fit on a Nintendo Switch Hard Drive

Rockstar Games will be releasing L.A. Noire on the Nintendo Switch later this month, giving fans a chance to play the hit detective mystery game on the go. However, actually getting to play the gam...

By Jasmine Henry on 06 November 2017
'Advanced Warfare' Sells Worse Than 'Ghosts'

'Advanced Warfare' Sells Worse Than 'Ghosts'

According to Activision, Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is a smashing success. Shortly after Advanced Warfare’s release, Activision called it the the best-selling game of the year. So, everythin...

By Christopher Gates on 06 November 2017
Call of Duty: Ghosts (Drill Instructor Voice Pack)

Call of Duty: Ghosts (Drill Instructor Voice Pack)

While the Call of Duty franchise has always juggled the realistic with the bombastic and over-the-top, in recent years the series has also taken on a completely new personality. With the advent of f...

By Anthony Taormina on 06 November 2017
Call of Duty: Ghosts (Invasion DLC Previews)

Call of Duty: Ghosts (Invasion DLC Previews)

Earlier today, Activision released the third DLC pack for Call of Duty: Ghosts to Xbox platforms. Titled Invasion, this pack, like the ones before it, features four new multiplayer maps and a new ep...

By Anthony Taormina on 05 November 2017
Call of Duty: Ghosts Invasion DLC Walkthrough

Call of Duty: Ghosts Invasion DLC Walkthrough

Every year about this time gamers begin to shift their focus from the older Call of Duty franchise entry, in this case Ghosts, to the new one, in this case Advanced Warfare. Despite that, though, th...

By Anthony Taormina on 05 November 2017
Battlefield: Bad Company Added to Xbox One BC

Battlefield: Bad Company Added to Xbox One BC

This past week has seen a few more Xbox 360 games added to the Xbox One backward compatibility lineup. A few days ago, Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance and Screamride made their way to the service, a...

By Dalton Cooper on 05 November 2017
Why 'Bad Company 3' Isn't the Next 'Battlefield'

Why 'Bad Company 3' Isn't the Next 'Battlefield'

Unlike the certain perpetuity of the core Battlefield franchise, DICE’s Battlefield: Bad Company series exists in a state of perpetual uncertainty. Since Battlefield: Bad Company 2 released in 2010...

By Brian Sipple on 04 November 2017
Why Microsoft's Kinect Failed

Why Microsoft's Kinect Failed

“Xbox One is Kinect. They are not separate systems. An Xbox One has chips, it has memory, it has Blu-ray, it has Kinect, it has a controller. These are all part of the platform ecosystem.” – Xbox e...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 November 2017
‘Battlefield’ Celebrates 10th Anniversary With $10 Games

‘Battlefield’ Celebrates 10th Anniversary With $10 Games

All week long, Electronic Arts and DICE and celebrating the 10-year anniversary of their flagship shooter franchise, Battlefield. The decade has hosted many releases in the series, beginning with t...

By Rob Keyes on 04 November 2017
Xbox Games with Gold Revealed for November 2017

Xbox Games with Gold Revealed for November 2017

Another month is around the corner and Microsoft is preparing by announcing its Games with Gold lineup for November 2017. For a limited time, Xbox Live Gold members can enjoy discounts on a small s...

By Curt Hutson on 02 November 2017
'Alien: Isolation 2' Ideas Discussed Internally

'Alien: Isolation 2' Ideas Discussed Internally

Creative Assembly’s take on the Alien franchise, which debuted in the form of Alien: Isolation, hit home for a lot of survival horror and Alien fans. Players take on the role of Amanda Ripley – d...

By Kyree Leary on 31 October 2017
Alien: Isolation

Alien: Isolation

After the abysmal effort that was Aliens: Colonial Marines, few would have blamed fans for giving up any hope that the Alien franchise would deliver a solid game. So far, there had been more mis...

By Anthony Taormina on 30 October 2017
10 Best Horror Games You've Never Played

10 Best Horror Games You've Never Played

Over the years, there have been many great horror games that have slipped under the radar. These 10 spooky games in particular are the best you’ve never played. When gamers are looking for quality...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 October 2017
SuperData: Cristiano Ronaldo Can Boost FIFA 18 Sales

SuperData: Cristiano Ronaldo Can Boost FIFA 18 Sales

It’s been a busy week for international superstar Cristiano Ronaldo: the 32-year-old Portuguese player has led Real Madrid to trophies in both La Liga and the UEFA Champions League, smashed in an i...

By John Jacques on 30 October 2017
FIFA 18 Patch Makes Changes to Shooting and Goalkeeping

FIFA 18 Patch Makes Changes to Shooting and Goalkeeping

EA Sports issues the first patch for the recently released FIFA 18, making it a little more difficult to score goals, and removing a sneaky exploit from Ultimate Team mode.

By Brad Jones on 13 October 2017
FIFA 18: Top 10 Best Free Kick Takers

FIFA 18: Top 10 Best Free Kick Takers

Looking to dominate through set pieces in FIFA 18? Here are the game’s top ten best free kick takers for any player looking to score some world class goals.

By Rob Gordon on 13 October 2017
FIFA 18: Best Young Players for Career Mode

FIFA 18: Best Young Players for Career Mode

Getting to grips with the Career Mode of FIFA 18? This guide will take managers through the best young players to pick up in the transfer market early.

By Rob Gordon on 13 October 2017
FIFA 18: How to Pull Off El Tornado Skill Move

FIFA 18: How to Pull Off El Tornado Skill Move

FIFA 18 brings with it the very special – and very exclusive – skill move El Tornado, and here’s a guide on how to pull it off over the course of a match.

By Rob Gordon on 13 October 2017
Lego Marvel Super Heroes (Stan Lee Trailer)

Lego Marvel Super Heroes (Stan Lee Trailer)

  Longtime fans of The Generalissimo shouldn’t have been surprised to hear back in July that Stan Lee is slated to make a cameo in the upcoming LEGO Marvel Super Heroes game. Announced in January...

By Reuben Glaser on 12 October 2017
Grand Theft Auto 5 World Record Run Thwarted by Glitch

Grand Theft Auto 5 World Record Run Thwarted by Glitch

There’s nothing more frustrating than when a glitch causes a mission to break, something that Twitch streamer DarkViperAU is more than a little aware of, after his world record Grand Theft Auto 5 r...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 12 October 2017
Warner Bros. Announces ‘LEGO Marvel Super Heroes’; Releasing This Fall

Warner Bros. Announces ‘LEGO Marvel Super Heroes’; Releasing This Fall

LEGO and Traveller’s Tales have today announced the next big property they are preparing to get the video game treatment, and it just might be the most exciting one yet. While franchises like DC Comic...

By Anthony Taormina on 12 October 2017
Xbox Boss Explains Importance of Backward Compatibility

Xbox Boss Explains Importance of Backward Compatibility

Without a doubt, one of the nicest features available on the Xbox One is its ability to play titles from the 360-era – and soon titles from the very first console Microsoft ever put out – thanks t...

By Kyle Sledge on 07 October 2017
Fallout: New Vegas Constrained by Consoles, Says Dev

Fallout: New Vegas Constrained by Consoles, Says Dev

It’s not a big secret at this point in time that many fans of Bethesda’s post-apocalyptic RPG franchise prefer the developer Obsidian Entertainment‘s take on the series with Fallout: New Vegas over...

By Kyle Sledge on 07 October 2017
Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel Developer Closed Down

Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel Developer Closed Down

First released last year, Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel focuses on Borderlands 2 villain Handsome Jack during his time as an employee at weapons maker Hyperion. After Hyperion’s Helios space statio...

By Jasmine Henry on 01 October 2017
FIFA 18 Reveal Trailer Confirms Ronaldo Cover Art

FIFA 18 Reveal Trailer Confirms Ronaldo Cover Art

EA Sports has debuted the official reveal trailer for FIFA 18, confirming that Cristiano Ronaldo will be the game’s featured player of the year. Ronaldo, prominent member of the Real Madrid C.F. te...

By Rory Young on 30 September 2017
Xbox Free Games With Gold for October 2017

Xbox Free Games With Gold for October 2017

Microsoft has revealed October’s line-up of Games with Gold titles for Xbox Live subscribers. Two fresh Xbox One titles and two fresh Xbox 360 titles, the latter of which are backwards compatible,...

By Rory Young on 29 September 2017
Free Xbox Games with Gold for February 2016

Free Xbox Games with Gold for February 2016

Major Nelson reveals the free Games with Gold games on Xbox One and Xbox 360 for February 2016, which includes the likes of Gears of War 2, Hand of Fate, and more! As is to be expected, Xbox Live G...

By Dalton Cooper on 29 September 2017
Fallout: New Vegas Dev ‘Would Love’ to Make New Fallout

Fallout: New Vegas Dev ‘Would Love’ to Make New Fallout

Should one ask practically any fan of Bethesda’s wildly popular post-apocalyptic RPG franchise what their favorite entry is, it’s almost certainly a given they will answer that their most beloved...

By Kyle Sledge on 26 September 2017
Xbox Free Games with Gold for December 2016

Xbox Free Games with Gold for December 2016

Microsoft announces the free Games with Gold titles for December 2016, which includes Sleeping Dogs: Definitive Edition, Outlast, and Burnout Paradise. Every month, Xbox Live Gold subscribers can l...

By Dalton Cooper on 23 September 2017
GTA 5 Beats Every Game But Madden for August 2017 Sales

GTA 5 Beats Every Game But Madden for August 2017 Sales

Without a doubt, Grand Theft Auto 5 is one of the most memorable and successful video games of all time, and Rockstar Games‘ open world crime title continues to sell well far beyond its launch back...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 September 2017
‘Batman: Arkham Collection’ Announced By Warner Bros.

‘Batman: Arkham Collection’ Announced By Warner Bros.

It’s long been said that patience is a virtue, and with the launch of next-gen consoles approaching, it’s never been truer. But for those gamers who were waiting for an opportunity to dump dozens...

By Andrew Dyce on 15 September 2017
Night Operations DLC Announced for Battlefield 4

Night Operations DLC Announced for Battlefield 4

Even though it’s still one of EA’s most popular franchises, Battlefield 4 has been through a rollercoaster of a ride since the game launched back in 2013. Initially stumbling out of the gate with a...

By Derek Nichols on 13 September 2017
FIFA 18 Character Gets Real Life LA Galaxy Jerseys

FIFA 18 Character Gets Real Life LA Galaxy Jerseys

A fictional player from the story mode of FIFA 18 is poised to have authentic jerseys in his name sold by the Los Angeles Galaxy this season in home and away varieties.

By John Jacques on 13 September 2017
L.A. Noire Will Be More Expensive on Nintendo Switch

L.A. Noire Will Be More Expensive on Nintendo Switch

When L.A. Noire comes to the Nintendo Switch on November 14th, it will join the short list of titles from Rockstar Games available on Nintendo platforms. Nintendo faithfuls may be excited for the c...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 September 2017
Resident Evil 4: New Easter Egg Found 12 Years Later

Resident Evil 4: New Easter Egg Found 12 Years Later

Thanks to the Internet, video game Easter eggs seem to spread like wildfire, with most of a game’s secrets revealed to the world not long after launch. But every once in awhile, a video game Easter...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 September 2017
Bethesda: Rage and The Evil Within May Get Sequels

Bethesda: Rage and The Evil Within May Get Sequels

In an interview with Australian publication Finder, Bethesda’s Pete Hines discusses the possibility of sequels to horror game The Evil Within and id Software’s Rage. Over the last five years, Bethe...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 September 2017
Call of Duty: Black Ops Having Server Problems

Call of Duty: Black Ops Having Server Problems

While many games struggle to maintain their online communities, titles in the Call of Duty series remain active for many years after release. In fact, Call of Duty: Black Ops, which is seven years...

By Dalton Cooper on 07 September 2017
Mad Hatter Joins 'Batman: Arkham Origins'

Mad Hatter Joins 'Batman: Arkham Origins'

Down the rabbit hole we go. The third installment of the Arkham franchise will feature a very different Batman than many are used to. He’s a little younger, a little more inexperienced, but just...

By Curt Hutson on 05 September 2017
News Wrap Up: Xbox One Covers, Ubisoft MMO, GT6, Minecraft & More!

News Wrap Up: Xbox One Covers, Ubisoft MMO, GT6, Minecraft & More!

It’s time to play catch-up on a few key games that are releasing later this year and share some fun news bits for some of our recent favorites. We’re going to look at the Xbox One covers of Quant...

By Rob Keyes on 29 August 2017
Murdered: Soul Suspect (101 Trailer)

Murdered: Soul Suspect (101 Trailer)

There really aren’t enough games out there that allow you to play as a ghost, let alone games that allow you to play as a ghost cop. Driver: San Francisco skirted around the fringes of the idea, whi...

By Hannah Shaw-Williams on 29 August 2017
'Payday 2' Sales, 'Payday 3' Feature Tease

'Payday 2' Sales, 'Payday 3' Feature Tease

GTA 5 may be the don of organized crime titles, but until the game’s servers go live on October 1st, Payday 2 remains the biggest stick-up artist in town. Released back in August of this year, th...

By Samuel James Riley on 28 August 2017
Destiny Bosses Inspired By Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Destiny Bosses Inspired By Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

In the final mission of the Destiny expansion The Taken King, players find themselves on a desperate mission to take down Oryx once and for all. However, to get to the leader of the Taken, Guardian...

By Brad Jones on 27 August 2017
The Crew Won't be Broken at Launch

The Crew Won't be Broken at Launch

Developer and publisher Ubisoft took a massive hit to its reputation this month when Assassin’s Creed Unity released in an unacceptable state, with woeful framerates and a laundry list of crashes...

By Hannah Shaw-Williams on 23 August 2017
The Crew PC Specs & Season Pass

The Crew PC Specs & Season Pass

Ubisoft’s PC support is one area of the publisher’s business that has been a regular spot of criticism. Although the PC side of things now accounts for 15% of their profits, it has taken until now f...

By Jasmine Henry on 23 August 2017
'Battlefield 4: Second Assault' Maps

'Battlefield 4: Second Assault' Maps

It’s been two years since the release of Battlefield 3 and its successor is now available for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360, with next-gen consoles versions releasing in the coming weeks. We played through w...

By Rob Keyes on 23 August 2017
Worst Moments of E3 2012

Worst Moments of E3 2012

Written by Game Rant‘s Andrew Dyce and Anthony Taormina. E3 2012 has come and gone, and with it, another batch of press conferences, cinematic trailers, gameplay demonstrations and efforts by each...

By Andrew Dyce on 23 August 2017
Battlefield 4: Custom Vehicle Emblems & Dual Monitors

Battlefield 4: Custom Vehicle Emblems & Dual Monitors

Ask any inner-child and they’ll tell you; life just isn’t as sweet without stickers. From sports stars to screeching cars, those little adhesive emblems come in every shape and size, except it seems...

By Samuel James Riley on 22 August 2017
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (Reveal Trailer)

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (Reveal Trailer)

It’s been a few months since we last heard any news about The Amazing Spider-Man 2, the forthcoming Marvel movie tie-in, but now it’s time to finally blow the lid of this thing. Activision has offic...

By Anthony Taormina on 20 August 2017
Rumor: June Xbox Games With Gold Includes Red Dead

Rumor: June Xbox Games With Gold Includes Red Dead

A photograph appears to leak June 2016’s free Games with Gold, which will apparently include Ryse: Son of Rome on Xbox One and Red Dead Redemption on Xbox 360. At the end of each month, Xbox Live G...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 August 2017
Starkiller From Force Unleashed Nearly Made a Comeback

Starkiller From Force Unleashed Nearly Made a Comeback

Star Wars: The Force Unleashed and its 2010 sequel famously had plenty of input from series creator George Lucas, offering up some of the most extreme depictions of force powers that the galaxy far...

By Brad Jones on 16 August 2017
The Evil Within: The Assignment DLC

The Evil Within: The Assignment DLC

While the success of Tango Gameworks’ The Evil Within may be up for debate (read our review), it’s hard to deny the survival horror game’s ravenous fan base. Many flocked to The Evil Within in the h...

By Anthony Taormina on 13 August 2017
World of Speed

World of Speed

Happy Valentine’s Day! It’s time to play catch-up on a few key games and announcements as we delve into the second month of 2014 and inch closer to the release of some of our most anticipated gam...

By Rob Keyes on 11 August 2017
Xbox One Free Games with Gold for September 2017

Xbox One Free Games with Gold for September 2017

The tech company Microsoft officially reveals the four free titles set for inclusion in its Xbox Games with Gold program for the month of September 2017.

By Kyle Sledge on 11 August 2017
Rock Band Blitz Leaving PSN, Xbox Live This Month

Rock Band Blitz Leaving PSN, Xbox Live This Month

It’s no secret that Harmonix has had a rough time with its Rock Band intellectual property of late, especially now that the failed rebirth of the franchise under Rock Band 4 led to massive losses f...

By John Jacques on 05 August 2017
The Crew (Launch Trailer)

The Crew (Launch Trailer)

This year has featured many highly anticipated games, some of which came from Ubisoft. After a strong start to the year, Ubisoft caught a lot of heat for the problems that came with the Assassin’s C...

By Boston Blake on 04 August 2017
The Evil Within

The Evil Within

Welcome to our regular gameplay impressions and video post where we record our first 10-30 minutes with a new game, and provide some general impressions on that early playthrough. Today’s game is Th...

By Hannah Shaw-Williams on 31 July 2017
Xbox Games with Gold for August 2017 Leak [UPDATE]

Xbox Games with Gold for August 2017 Leak [UPDATE]

[UPDATE: Microsoft has officially unveiled Xbox’s Games with Gold for August 2017. The original story continues below.] Although the...

By Kyle Sledge on 30 July 2017
Mighty No. 9 Boxed Copies Finally Arriving With a Catch

Mighty No. 9 Boxed Copies Finally Arriving With a Catch

When Mighty No. 9 was finally released after a long and difficult development cycle, the game was a huge disappoint to those who had...

By Rob Gordon on 28 July 2017
How To Play Original 'Wolfenstein 3D' in 'Wolfenstein: The New Order'

How To Play Original 'Wolfenstein 3D' in 'Wolfenstein: The New Order'

The mentality most often found in the mainstream video game space tends to be “out with the old, in with the new” – but in the case of Wolfenstein: The New Order, the developers at MachineGames have...

By Andrew Dyce on 27 July 2017
Xbox Games with Gold for August Officially Revealed

Xbox Games with Gold for August Officially Revealed

Shortly following an unsanctioned leak of the Xbox Games with Gold for August 2017, Microsoft has now officially unveiled exactly whi...

By Kyle Sledge on 26 July 2017
Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel (Lady Hammerlock)

Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel (Lady Hammerlock)

Although much of the conversation this week has been surrounding Gearbox Software’s plans for Borderlands 3, the developer wants to make sure gamers don’t forget their current game, The Pre-Sequel....

By Anthony Taormina on 24 July 2017
Destiny Fan Translates Fallen Language

Destiny Fan Translates Fallen Language

Destiny is all about a conflict between the remaining population of Earth and several different alien civilizations. The game has rec...

By Brad Jones on 21 July 2017
Skyrim, Fallout and DOOM Pinball Coming Soon

Skyrim, Fallout and DOOM Pinball Coming Soon

Zen Studios, in partnership with Bethesda, is planning on releasing three pinball tables based on The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, Fallou...

By Rory Young on 20 July 2017
Capcom Provides Clarification Regarding ‘Resident Evil 6’ On-Disc DLC

Capcom Provides Clarification Regarding ‘Resident Evil 6’ On-Disc DLC

Earlier this week modders discovered a few pieces of on-disc DLC for Capcom’s latest franchise entry, Resident Evil 6. While on-dis...

By Anthony Taormina on 16 July 2017
Destiny 2: Legacy Players Must Transfer For Rewards

Destiny 2: Legacy Players Must Transfer For Rewards

Even though Destiny 2 players won’t be able to import their previous character into the game world, Bungie is letting fans show off t...

By Derek Nichols on 15 July 2017
The Evil Within Review Roundup

The Evil Within Review Roundup

After striking big with Resident Evil 4, developer Shinki Mikami took some time away from the survival horror genre, focusing his e...

By Anthony Taormina on 14 July 2017
The Evil Within: Fight for Life

The Evil Within: Fight for Life

To say that the survival horror genre has struggled as of late would be putting it mildly. While franchises like Resident Evil and Silent Hill once ruled the roost, as of late the options have becom...

By Anthony Taormina on 14 July 2017
World's Highest Gamerscore Record Beaten by New Player

World's Highest Gamerscore Record Beaten by New Player

Over the weekend, the world’s highest Xbox Gamerscore record held by Ray “Stallion83” Cox was surpassed by a new challenger, Stephen...

By Kyle Sledge on 13 July 2017
Destiny Player Stats Show a Ton of Enemy Kills

Destiny Player Stats Show a Ton of Enemy Kills

There’s no doubt that the entire Destiny community is waiting with bated breath for Bungie to finally release the science fiction sho...

By Kyle Sledge on 13 July 2017
Destiny Fans Raise More Than $1 Million For Charity

Destiny Fans Raise More Than $1 Million For Charity

For the second year in a row, Destiny fans have donated some serious cash to support St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. At the en...

By Weston Albert on 09 July 2017
Tales from the Borderlands Adds Last of Us Actor

Tales from the Borderlands Adds Last of Us Actor

Once video game technology evolved beyond the low-bit graphics and chip-tune soundtracks of the last millennium and allowed developers the chance to create more intricate visuals and fuller audio, ga...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 July 2017
Tales from the Borderlands

Tales from the Borderlands

Between four episodes of The Wolf Among Us earlier in the year and Game of Thrones on the horizon, 2014 has been an excellent year for fans of Telltale Games — and that’s without mentioning the hotl...

By Brad Jones on 08 July 2017
‘007 Legends’ Dev Eurocom Hit by Significant Layoffs; Refocusing on Mobile Games

‘007 Legends’ Dev Eurocom Hit by Significant Layoffs; Refocusing on Mobile Games

While the James Bond franchise made a triumphant return to the big screen this Fall, the same can’t be said for its video-game appe...

By Brian Sipple on 30 June 2017
‘On Her Majesty’s Secret Service’ Joins ‘007 Legends’

‘On Her Majesty’s Secret Service’ Joins ‘007 Legends’

The blockbuster James Bond franchise turns 50 this year, and to celebrate Activision plans on releasing a momentous video game compilation filled with memorable scenarios from prominent Bond movies....

By Riley Little on 29 June 2017
007 Legends

007 Legends

Activision has revealed the fifth and final James Bond film that will ship on-disc as part of October’s 007 Legends. Joining Die Another Day, Moonraker, Licence to Kill and On Her Majesty’s Secret S...

By Jeff Schille on 29 June 2017
WWE Star Skips Pay-Per-View Event for Destiny Raid

WWE Star Skips Pay-Per-View Event for Destiny Raid

Last night, WWE Money in the Bank 2017 descended upon St. Louis, MO, bringing all the thrills and spills you might expect from the la...

By Brad Jones on 27 June 2017
Life is Strange Episode 3 Review

Life is Strange Episode 3 Review

SPOILERS: This review contains MAJOR SPOILERS for Life is Strange: Episode 2.  Like the previous two episodes, the mellow, indie-rock aesthetic of Life Is Strange Episode 3: “Chaos Theory” hits a m...

By Melissa Loomis on 26 June 2017
GTA 5 Players are Finally Solving the Alien Mystery

GTA 5 Players are Finally Solving the Alien Mystery

Grand Theft Auto 5 is still going strong thanks to a combination of developer ingenuity and a passionate fan base. The former involve...

By Cody Gravelle on 25 June 2017
'LEGO Batman 3 (Brainiac)

'LEGO Batman 3 (Brainiac)

Continuing in their critical and commercially successful LEGO video game franchise, Traveller’s Tales will be releasing the third entry in the LEGO Batman series, dubbed LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham...

By Ashwin Sridhar on 25 June 2017
FIFA 17 Glitches Recreated in Real-Life

FIFA 17 Glitches Recreated in Real-Life

Fans of FIFA 17 banded together to recreate glitches from the game in real life, resulting in an absurd video with many twitches, in...

By John Jacques on 20 June 2017
Original Xbox BC Won't Be as Big as 360

Original Xbox BC Won't Be as Big as 360

While a lot of the big announcements for E3 2017 were leaked ahead of time, one surprise didn’t slip through the cracks ahead of Micr...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 June 2017
GTA 5 Fans Tank Online Reviews After Open IV Shutdown

GTA 5 Fans Tank Online Reviews After Open IV Shutdown

Grand Theft Auto V may be one of the best-selling games in the history of gaming, but that doesn’t mean that it’s immune from the pub...

By Sarah Fields on 20 June 2017
Rise of the Tomb Raider Story DLC Release Date

Rise of the Tomb Raider Story DLC Release Date

Crystal Dynamics reveals that the Baba Yaga: The Temple of the Witch story DLC for Rise of the Tomb Raider will be available next wee...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 June 2017
Xbox One Users Barely Play Backward Compatible Games

Xbox One Users Barely Play Backward Compatible Games

Xbox One users ‘ignore’ backward compatible Xbox 360 games, according to new data. Microsoft unveiled the Xbox One backwards compatib...

By Jasmine Henry on 18 June 2017
The Evil Within (TGS Gameplay Trailer)

The Evil Within (TGS Gameplay Trailer)

The Resident Evil franchise might be attempting a return to its survival horror roots in the upcoming title Resident Evil: Revelations 2, but Resident Evil‘s creator Shinji Mikami is exploring the g...

By Hannah Shaw-Williams on 17 June 2017
Just Dance 2018 Release Date Confirmed for October

Just Dance 2018 Release Date Confirmed for October

One franchise that fans can always expect to see at Ubisoft’s E3 press conference every year is Just Dance, and the company’s E3 2017...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 June 2017
Xbox Exec Attacks Sony Backwards Compatibility Comments

Xbox Exec Attacks Sony Backwards Compatibility Comments

An Xbox executive, Mike Ybarra, takes to social media to criticize Sony’s stance on backward compatibility. Earlier in the week, Sony...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 June 2017
Sony Refused to Be Part of Minecraft Cross-Play Update

Sony Refused to Be Part of Minecraft Cross-Play Update

At the Microsoft E3 2017 press conference, the company announced an upcoming Minecraft cross-platform update. The update would allow...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 June 2017
FIFA 18 Gameplay Trailers Shows Atmospheric Focus

FIFA 18 Gameplay Trailers Shows Atmospheric Focus

The first official gameplay trailer for FIFA 18 shows slick graphics, tense moments of gameplay, and a strong focus on improving the atmosphere in stadiums.

By John Jacques on 13 June 2017
FIFA 18: The Journey Trailer Teases Transfers

FIFA 18: The Journey Trailer Teases Transfers

EA Sports launches a teaser trailer for FIFA 18’s The Journey mode at E3 2017, suggesting that players will be able to take Alex Hunter into leagues outside of England.

By Rob Gordon on 13 June 2017
FIFA Developer Says Matches are Not Rigged

FIFA Developer Says Matches are Not Rigged

Despite potential evidence and an online petition, FIFA creative director Matt Prior assures fans that there is no ‘cheating’ or match-rigging going on in the games.

By Cody Gravelle on 13 June 2017
'The Evil Within' Demo Preview

'The Evil Within' Demo Preview

Gaming director/producer Shinji Mikami has an exemplary track-record in the interactive entertainment industry – responsible for ti...

By Ben Kendrick on 11 June 2017
The Evil Within Hands-On Preview

The Evil Within Hands-On Preview

For almost a decade now the survival horror genre has tried to find new ways to reinvent itself. While some franchises, Resident Ev...

By Anthony Taormina on 11 June 2017
The Evil Within New Release Date

The Evil Within New Release Date

With so many games releasing in the month of October, most people figured that something was going to give. What they didn’t expect...

By Anthony Taormina on 11 June 2017
Destiny's 'Cabal Stomp' Played by Middle School Band

Destiny's 'Cabal Stomp' Played by Middle School Band

While many Destiny fans are undoubtedly hyping themselves up in preparation for Bungie’s forthcoming sequel to the science fiction sh...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 June 2017
New 'Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel' DLC

New 'Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel' DLC

Ever since the original Borderlands, the open world shooter’s action has been followed up with plenty of additional content. Border...

By Rob Gordon on 05 June 2017
GTA V the Best-Selling Game in US Since Tracking Began

GTA V the Best-Selling Game in US Since Tracking Began

Grand Theft Auto 5 has been the best-selling game in the United States since the NPD group began tracking sales. Take-Two, the parent...

By Jasmine Henry on 05 June 2017
News Wrap Up: Mobile Dragon Age & Star Wars, Yogventures, Oculus Rift Games & More!

News Wrap Up: Mobile Dragon Age & Star Wars, Yogventures, Oculus Rift Games & More!

It’s been another major week in video games with Germany’s Gamescom event being host to the most announcements, unveilings and news...

By Rob Keyes on 04 June 2017
Minecraft Adventure Time Mash Up Pack Releases Today

Minecraft Adventure Time Mash Up Pack Releases Today

Minecraft fans, it’s time to gear up for another big adventure. Following breadcrumb teases of a possible Minecraft crossover with th...

By AJ Caulfield on 01 June 2017
Resident Evil Code: Veronica Possibly Coming to PS4

Resident Evil Code: Veronica Possibly Coming to PS4

USK, Germany’s ESRB equivalent, has rated Resident Evil Code: Veronica for PS4, indicating that the game is coming to modern consoles...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 May 2017
Xbox Backward Compatible Sales Coming May 16th

Xbox Backward Compatible Sales Coming May 16th

Xbox’s Larry Hryb, better known by his Gamertag Major Nelson, revealed today that the gaming giant is planning a Super Sale for Xbox...

By Boston Blake on 31 May 2017
GTA 4 Sales Up to 8000% After Backward Compatibility

GTA 4 Sales Up to 8000% After Backward Compatibility

Sales for Rockstar Games’ open world crime title from 2008, Grand Theft Auto 4, increase nearly 8000% after it becomes backward compa...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 May 2017
Massive Xbox Backward Compatibility Sale is Live

Massive Xbox Backward Compatibility Sale is Live

One of the biggest selling points for the Xbox One over its competition is its backward compatibility support. Ever since backward co...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 May 2017
Grand Theft Auto 5 Has Shipped 80 Million Copies

Grand Theft Auto 5 Has Shipped 80 Million Copies

According to Rockstar Games’ parent company, Take-Two Interactive, the open world title, Grand Theft Auto 5, has now officially shipp...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 May 2017
Black Ops 2 Now Backward Compatible on Xbox One

Black Ops 2 Now Backward Compatible on Xbox One

Earlier today, Xbox boss Phil Spencer tweeted that “Today is going to be a fun day.” Naturally, that sent many gamers into speculatio...

By Boston Blake on 31 May 2017
The Walking Dead Season 3 Release Date Revealed

The Walking Dead Season 3 Release Date Revealed

Telltale Games reveals the season 3 premiere date for The Walking Dead: The Telltale Series – A New Frontier, as well as when players...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 May 2017
Rockstar Has Awesome Response to Disgruntled GTA Player

Rockstar Has Awesome Response to Disgruntled GTA Player

When an online gamer named Sara reached out to Rockstar Games with a request for the company to distance itself from Grand Theft Auto...

By Boston Blake on 31 May 2017
Leaked Xbox Games With Gold Reveals April 2017 Titles

Leaked Xbox Games With Gold Reveals April 2017 Titles

March isn’t quite over yet and with another week remaining, Microsoft wouldn’t typically announce new games in its Xbox Games with Go...

By Derek Nichols on 31 May 2017
Destiny Team Kills Atheon in 1 Minute

Destiny Team Kills Atheon in 1 Minute

Destiny‘s Age of Triumph event has been running for about two weeks, and with it has come a celebration of the first game alongside t...

By AJ Caulfield on 31 May 2017
Xbox Free Games with Gold for June 2017

Xbox Free Games with Gold for June 2017

Xbox‘s Games With Gold for June 2017 have been revealed by Microsoft with a line-up that’s certain to be considered the strongest mon...

By Rory Young on 31 May 2017
Full Pokemon Game Made in Minecraft

Full Pokemon Game Made in Minecraft

Pokemon Cobalt & Amethyst is a brand-new Pokemon experience, unleashing 136 new creatures, a new region, and an original story,...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 31 May 2017
Rayman Legends Supports Co-Op Across Switch Consoles

Rayman Legends Supports Co-Op Across Switch Consoles

One of the game announcements from yesterday’s Nintendo Direct was Rayman Legends: Definitive Edition, an enhanced port of the award-...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 May 2017
Alien: Isolation Easter Eggs & Oculus Rift Support

Alien: Isolation Easter Eggs & Oculus Rift Support

Welcome to Sevastopol, where no dark corner is safe and the last sound you may hear is a 7 foot tall alien running up behind you with its (many) teeth, readied for the kill. That’s the world of Alie...

By Hannah Shaw-Williams on 26 May 2017
BioShock: The Collection Gets Rated

BioShock: The Collection Gets Rated

The Brazil Advisory Ratings Board officially rates BioShock: The Collection for PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, and Xbox One, suggesting...

By Kyle Sledge on 20 May 2017
Alan Wake Being Removed from Digital Stores Soon

Alan Wake Being Removed from Digital Stores Soon

Gaming fans who have been meaning to check out Alan Wake, but have yet to do so had better act fast, because its developer Remedy Ent...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 May 2017
Thief (Customization)

Thief (Customization)

Eidos Montreal is under no small amount of pressure this year, as the studio gets ready to release the first Thief game in almost a decade. The classic stealth series, originally created by Looking...

By Hannah Shaw-Williams on 13 May 2017
'Thief' To Feature Customizable Difficulty

'Thief' To Feature Customizable Difficulty

One of the most highly anticipated (and most uncertain) titles of the 2014 release schedule is Eidos Montreal’s upcoming reboot of...

By Hannah Shaw-Williams on 09 May 2017
Rejected Red Dead Redemption Song Surfaces

Rejected Red Dead Redemption Song Surfaces

A rejected song written by the experimental indie-pop group Animal Collective for Rockstar Games’ open world Western game Red Dead Re...

By Kyle Sledge on 07 May 2017
Destiny Fan Creates House of Wolves Cinematic Cutscene

Destiny Fan Creates House of Wolves Cinematic Cutscene

As if it needed to be said at this point, there’s no doubt that Destiny fans are some of the most resourceful and creative fans out o...

By Kyle Sledge on 07 May 2017
Most Anticipated Horror Games of 2016

Most Anticipated Horror Games of 2016

It’s a new year! Check out our most anticipated horror games for 2017! For horror gaming fans, 2015 was a fairly great year. Yes, there was some heartbreak in the form of Silent Hills be...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 April 2017
Destiny Clan Creates Tribute to Deceased Teammate

Destiny Clan Creates Tribute to Deceased Teammate

Without a doubt, one of the best aspects about the video game community, particularly when it comes to Destiny, is the friendships an...

By Kyle Sledge on 19 April 2017
Destiny: How to Beat the Oryx Challenge

Destiny: How to Beat the Oryx Challenge

[UPDATE: With King’s Fall being brought up to light level 390, we are reposting our Challenge Mode guides for any Destiny players tha...

By Anthony Taormina on 19 April 2017
FIFA Producer Sheds Light on Player Ratings

FIFA Producer Sheds Light on Player Ratings

EA Sports producer Michael Mueller-Moehring gives some insight into the process of establishing ratings for the 18,000 players that c...

By Brad Jones on 17 April 2017
Destiny: How to Beat Golgoroth Challenge in King's Fall

Destiny: How to Beat Golgoroth Challenge in King's Fall

[UPDATE: With King’s Fall being brought up to light level 390, we are reposting our Challenge Mode guides for any Destiny players tha...

By Anthony Taormina on 14 April 2017
Destiny Dev Shows How Bungie Tested Vault of Glass Raid

Destiny Dev Shows How Bungie Tested Vault of Glass Raid

A recently posted clip from the official Game Developers Conference YouTube page now reveals a highlight from Bungie’s own John Hopso...

By John Jacques on 14 April 2017
Destiny: Iron Banner Returns in Age of Triumph

Destiny: Iron Banner Returns in Age of Triumph

Two weeks into the Age of Triumph update for Destiny, and fans have yet to see the return of the popular Iron Banner event, which all...

By Dalton Cooper on 14 April 2017
Pikmin 3 & NHL 14

Pikmin 3 & NHL 14

With Comic-Con 2013 coming to San Diego next week, it’s time to play catch-up on a few key news items from the last few weeks befor...

By Rob Keyes on 10 April 2017
Payday 2: 6 Heist Crews We Would Pay For

Payday 2: 6 Heist Crews We Would Pay For

Payday 2 already has criminals from John Wick and Point Break as playable options and we’re ready for more DLC. Here are our top pic...

By Denny Connolly on 08 April 2017
Dark Souls Series Done for Now, Says Director Miyazaki

Dark Souls Series Done for Now, Says Director Miyazaki

According to the franchise’s director, Hidetaka Miyazaki, the Dark Souls series is done for now, with the third entry’s Ringed City D...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 April 2017
Destiny: How to Get the Necrochasm

Destiny: How to Get the Necrochasm

[UPDATE 3/28/17: With the release of the Age of Triumph event and refreshed Crota’s End, the Necrochasm acquisition process has chang...

By Anthony Taormina on 08 April 2017
Far Cry 4 (Yeti)

Far Cry 4 (Yeti)

While Far Cry 4’s human antagonists are nothing to laugh at, Kyrat’s real threat is the Himalayan oasis’s wildlife, which seems hell-bent on ripping protagonist Ajay to shreds at every available opp...

By Christopher Gates on 06 April 2017
Destiny Guide: How to Beat Crota

Destiny Guide: How to Beat Crota

While plenty of players have already succeeded at making their way through Destiny‘s new Crota’s End raid, some of them even while...

By Anthony Taormina on 29 March 2017
Xbox Game Pass Announcement Causes GameStop Stock Drop

Xbox Game Pass Announcement Causes GameStop Stock Drop

While Xbox One gamers gladly welcomed the announcement of the Xbox Game Pass, retailer GameStop isn’t feeling the same excitement. Ga...

By Sarah Fields on 25 March 2017
Oblivion Joins List Of XB1 Backward Compatible Games

Oblivion Joins List Of XB1 Backward Compatible Games

Developer Bethesda Game Studios’ fantasy-RPG The Elder Scrolls 4: Oblivion joins the ever-growing list of titles for Xbox One’s backw...

By Kyle Sledge on 25 March 2017
Destiny Players Glitch Through Vault of Glass

Destiny Players Glitch Through Vault of Glass

A YouTuber has released a new video showing how Destiny players can glitch their way through the walls of the Vault of Glass raid and...

By Boston Blake on 23 March 2017
Upcoming Book Covers Destiny's Troubled Development

Upcoming Book Covers Destiny's Troubled Development

By now, the development troubles during the making of Destiny have become the stuff of gaming legend. While Jason Schreier detailed s...

By Cody Gravelle on 21 February 2017
GTA 4: Microsoft Working on Frame Rate Fixes for XB1

GTA 4: Microsoft Working on Frame Rate Fixes for XB1

Microsoft continues to search for solutions in order to fix the frame rate issues plaguing the backward compatible version of Grand Theft Auto 4 for Xbox One. Without a doubt, Microsoft’s d...

By Kyle Sledge on 14 February 2017
Madden NFL 17 Predicts Patriots Win Super Bowl LI

Madden NFL 17 Predicts Patriots Win Super Bowl LI

EA Sports announces the results of its annual Madden NFL Super Bowl simulation, claiming that this year’s game will end with a 27 to 24 Patriots victory over the Falcons.

By Jason Gallagher on 11 February 2017
Unreleased Destiny Concept Art Revealed by Bungie

Unreleased Destiny Concept Art Revealed by Bungie

Bungie shows off a large collection of Destiny concept art from very early explorations of the game’s characters, races, classes, ene...

By Weston Albert on 10 February 2017
Grand Theft Auto 4 Added to Xbox Backward Compatibility

Grand Theft Auto 4 Added to Xbox Backward Compatibility

Rockstar Games’ 2008 open world game, Grand Theft Auto 4, officially becomes available to play on Xbox One as a part of the console’s backward compatibility program. Without a doubt, there...

By Kyle Sledge on 09 February 2017
GTA V Passes 75 Million Copies Shipped

GTA V Passes 75 Million Copies Shipped

Take-Two confirms that strong sales in 2016 have pushed Grand Theft Auto V beyond 75 million units sold, strengthening its position as one of the bestselling games of all time. It’s no secr...

By Brad Jones on 08 February 2017
Xbox on PC Backwards Compatibility: 'Never Say Never'

Xbox on PC Backwards Compatibility: 'Never Say Never'

Xbox boss Phil Spencer reveals via Twitter that gamers should ‘Never say never’ when it comes to Microsoft offering Xbox 360 backward compatibility on PC. Since its launch in November 2015,...

By Boston Blake on 07 February 2017
Grand Theft Auto 5 Liberty City Mod Screens

Grand Theft Auto 5 Liberty City Mod Screens

Check out the latest screenshots for the OpenIV mod that is looking to bring the entirety of Grand Theft Auto 4‘s Liberty City to Grand Theft Auto 5 on PC. Years after its release, Grand Th...

By Dalton Cooper on 27 January 2017
Black Ops 2: Xbox Boss Wants Game Backward Compatible

Black Ops 2: Xbox Boss Wants Game Backward Compatible

Phil Spencer, the head of Microsoft’s Xbox division, expresses his desire for Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 to join the list of Xbox One’s backward compatible games. According to information fo...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 January 2017
Deadly Premonition Developer Comes Out of Retirement

Deadly Premonition Developer Comes Out of Retirement

Deadly Premonition and D4: Dark Dreams Don’t Die developer Hidetaka ‘Swery’ Suehiro comes out of retirement to make horror games with his new studio, White Owls. Deadly Premonition release...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 January 2017
FIFA 17 Was Top Selling UK Retail Game for 2016

FIFA 17 Was Top Selling UK Retail Game for 2016

FIFA 17 fights its way to the top spot in the United Kingdom’s top selling games of 2016, continuing the FIFA franchise’s tradition of dominating UK sales charts.

By John Jacques on 13 January 2017
Halo Mega Bloks: More Footage and Details Revealed

Halo Mega Bloks: More Footage and Details Revealed

Andrew Borman of Preserve Gaming History reveals more details about the cancelled Halo Mega Bloks project and releases raw gameplay footage of the game. A few days ago, footage was posted o...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 January 2017
Halo Mega Bloks Game Was 'Exploratory Project'

Halo Mega Bloks Game Was 'Exploratory Project'

Head of 343 Industries Bonnie Ross discusses the recent footage of the cancelled Halo Mega Bloks game, revealing more details about the ill-fated project. A couple of days ago, footage surf...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 January 2017
Weekly Xbox Live Gold Deals Revealed

Weekly Xbox Live Gold Deals Revealed

Microsoft officially unveils the first weekly sale of 2017 for Xbox Live Gold Members and includes a number of different Xbox One and Xbox 360 game deals. Although Sony ended its PSN Holida...

By Kyle Sledge on 03 January 2017
What Destiny Would Look Like at 60 FPS

What Destiny Would Look Like at 60 FPS

A video surfaces online that shows what Bungie’s popular shooter Destiny would look like if it had 60 frames per second instead of the 30 FPS it currently uses. Destiny is a wildly popular...

By Dalton Cooper on 02 January 2017
Footage from Cancelled Flash Open World Game Surfaces

Footage from Cancelled Flash Open World Game Surfaces

New footage from a cancelled game based on The Flash appears online, giving fans of the beloved DC Comics hero a chance to see what might have been had development continued. Whether it be...

By Rob Gordon on 28 December 2016
Xbox Free Games with Gold for January 2017

Xbox Free Games with Gold for January 2017

Microsoft announces January 2017’s free Games with Gold titles, which include Deathtrap: World of Van Helsing and the second season of Killer Instinct. As we move into the New Year, Xbox Li...

By Boston Blake on 20 December 2016
Minecraft Announces Fallout-Themed DLC

Minecraft Announces Fallout-Themed DLC

Fallout-themed DLC is coming to Minecraft as the “Fallout Mash-Up Pack” gives the blocky building game a Wasteland makeover, also adding new character skins and enemies. One of the biggest...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 December 2016
The Walking Dead Skips PS3, Xbox 360 for Season 3

The Walking Dead Skips PS3, Xbox 360 for Season 3

The third season of the episodic The Walking Dead: A Telltale Games Series, A New Frontier, skips a release for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 consoles. Those who have been following The Wa...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 December 2016
50% of Xbox One Players Use Backward Compatibility

50% of Xbox One Players Use Backward Compatibility

The head of Xbox, Phil Spencer, reveals that almost 50% of Xbox One owners use the backward compatibility feature which allows Xbox 360 games to be played on the console. When it was announ...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 December 2016
Rio Ferdinand Is Not Happy About His FIFA 17 Stats

Rio Ferdinand Is Not Happy About His FIFA 17 Stats

Retired pro footballer and England international Rio Ferdinand is upset about his player rating in a FIFA 17 ultimate team card, which gave him a harsh passing rating.

By John Jacques on 13 December 2016
Russia Calls for FIFA 17 Ban Claiming Propaganda

Russia Calls for FIFA 17 Ban Claiming Propaganda

Russian officials threaten a potential ban of EA Canada’s FIFA 17 due to the game featuring some pro LGBTQ content produced for a recent awareness campaign.

By John Jacques on 13 December 2016
FBI: Hackers Stole Millions from EA Using FIFA

FBI: Hackers Stole Millions from EA Using FIFA

The FBI alleges that four hackers are guilty of conspiracy to commit wire fraud, having earned millions of dollars from an illegitimate FIFA coin mining scheme.

By John Jacques on 13 December 2016
FIFA 17 Christmas Event Returns

FIFA 17 Christmas Event Returns

The FIFA 17 Christmas event called FUTmas begins, granting players additional squad building challenges, mystery packs, new tournament rules, and more!

By John Jacques on 13 December 2016
FIFA 17 Players Uncover Evidence of 'Rubber Banding'

FIFA 17 Players Uncover Evidence of 'Rubber Banding'

A Redditor has discovered code within FIFA 17 that seems to indicate the game secretly adjusts difficulty depending on how a game is going, something the studio said it hadn’t done.

By John Jacques on 13 December 2016
Get Horror Games Cheap in New Xbox Live Sale

Get Horror Games Cheap in New Xbox Live Sale

In celebration of the Halloween season, Microsoft launches the Shocktober sale on Xbox 360 and Xbox One, offering big discounts for a variety of horror games.

By Dalton Cooper on 13 December 2016
Grand Theft Auto 5 Datamine Reveals Cut Content

Grand Theft Auto 5 Datamine Reveals Cut Content

A group of hardcore Grand Theft Auto 5 fans finally achieves its goal in uncovering the motherlode of cut beta content, revealing how far the game had come since development. Grand Theft Au...

By Cody Gravelle on 09 December 2016
The Walking Dead: A New Frontier Game Awards Trailer

The Walking Dead: A New Frontier Game Awards Trailer

A brand new trailer for the episodic interactive adventure game The Walking Dead: The Telltale Series – A New Frontier debuts at The Game Awards 2016. Following the reveal of The Walking De...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 December 2016
The 10 Greatest Anime Games Of All Time

The 10 Greatest Anime Games Of All Time

Video games inspired by anime and manga have been around since the earliest days of gaming, and the following are the 10 best anime games released so far. A lot of anime is filled with over...

By Dalton Cooper on 28 November 2016
Xbox Talks Modern Warfare 3 Backward Compatibility

Xbox Talks Modern Warfare 3 Backward Compatibility

Following the appearance of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 and The Elder Scrolls: Oblivion as Black Friday Xbox One sales, Xbox speaks up about each game’s potential backward compatibility....

By Rob Gordon on 21 November 2016
Destiny Dev Issuing Console Bans to Known Cheaters

Destiny Dev Issuing Console Bans to Known Cheaters

Bungie drops the hammer on players suspected of repeatedly cheating in Destiny, issuing bans for entire consoles instead of just the player’s online account. Some of today’s most beloved vi...

By Jason Gallagher on 19 November 2016
Rumor: Oblivion and Modern Warfare 3 Coming to Xbox One

Rumor: Oblivion and Modern Warfare 3 Coming to Xbox One

Black Friday shoppers discover that the Xbox Live Marketplace lists Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 and The Elder Scrolls 4: Oblivion as backward compatible. For Xbox Live Gold subscribers,...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 November 2016
Grand Theft Auto 5 Mod Drops 100 Citizens on Helicopter

Grand Theft Auto 5 Mod Drops 100 Citizens on Helicopter

YouTuber Sernandoe drops one hundred Los Santos citizens onto the blades of a helicopter in Grand Theft Auto 5 with a mod, and the results are surprising. Grand Theft Auto V would be plenty...

By Sarah Fields on 09 November 2016
Grand Theft Auto 5 Reaches 70 Million Copies Shipped

Grand Theft Auto 5 Reaches 70 Million Copies Shipped

Rockstar Games’ open world crime title Grand Theft Auto 5 continues to see success, as the game reaches the point of having 70 million copies shipped. Today, the video game software firm Ta...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 November 2016
Xbox One Backward Compatible List Includes Fan Requests

Xbox One Backward Compatible List Includes Fan Requests

Responding to a fan on Twitter, Head of Xbox Phil Spencer teases ‘top fan requests’ are coming to the Xbox One backward compatibility lineup in November. Since Xbox One backward compatibili...

By Dalton Cooper on 05 November 2016
Grand Theft Auto 5 Mod Puts 100 Tanks vs. 1 Train

Grand Theft Auto 5 Mod Puts 100 Tanks vs. 1 Train

One curious modder for Grand Theft Auto 5 pits 100 tanks against a single train in Rockstar Games’ open world title to see if the locomotive is stoppable. As many gaming fans will attest, t...

By Kyle Sledge on 02 November 2016
Destiny Guide: How to Get the Superblack Shader

Destiny Guide: How to Get the Superblack Shader

Destiny players discover how to complete the trading quest in Rise of Iron‘s Festival of the Lost Halloween event to unlock the Superblack shader. Last year, Destiny celebrated Halloween i...

By Dalton Cooper on 25 October 2016
The Orange Box is Now Playable on Xbox One

The Orange Box is Now Playable on Xbox One

Microsoft adds The Orange Box, Galaga Legions, and Joe Danger 2: The Movie from Hello Games to the lineup of Xbox 360 games backward compatible on Xbox One. When Microsoft first announced X...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 October 2016
Silent Hill: Downpour Playable on Xbox One

Silent Hill: Downpour Playable on Xbox One

Major Nelson of Microsoft announces three more games for the list of Xbox 360 titles compatible with Xbox One, including Silent Hill: Downpour and Puzzle Quest. Ever since Xbox One backward...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 October 2016
Xbox One: Four More Backward Compatibility Games Added

Xbox One: Four More Backward Compatibility Games Added

The Xbox One backwards compatible library of games gets beefed up a little with four new titles announced, which includes the arcade classic Dragon’s Lair. Another round of Xbox 360 games h...

By Curt Hutson on 16 October 2016
Madden NFL 17 Doesn't Know Where the Sun Goes

Madden NFL 17 Doesn't Know Where the Sun Goes

Madden NFL fan Eloy discovers an issue in Madden NFL 17 where the sun sets in the east instead of the west when playing at the Los Angeles Rams’ Memorial Coliseum. As the latest entry in t...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 October 2016
3 More Games Arrive for Xbox One Backward Compatibility

3 More Games Arrive for Xbox One Backward Compatibility

Microsoft reveals that three more Xbox 360 games are now playable on the Xbox One, this time including a multi-disc RPG, vertical side shooter, and a praised movie adaptation. Microsoft ann...

By Sarah Fields on 30 September 2016
Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Mod Tools Launch in Open Beta

Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Mod Tools Launch in Open Beta

Treyarch announces that the PC mod tools for last year’s hit first-person shooter Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 are now available in open beta form on Steam. Prior to the game’s launch, Treyarc...

By Dalton Cooper on 28 September 2016
Respawn Says Xbox Exclusivity Was 'Out of Our Hands'

Respawn Says Xbox Exclusivity Was 'Out of Our Hands'

Respawn Entertainment’s Dusty Welch and Joel Emslie discuss how the decision was made to make the original Titanfall console exclusive to Xbox systems. The original Titanfall blew away thos...

By Dalton Cooper on 23 September 2016
Xbox Free Games With Gold for October 2016

Xbox Free Games With Gold for October 2016

Four games join the Xbox Games With Gold program in October 2016, including both Super Mega Baseball: Extra Innings and The Escapists each on the Xbox One. October’s line-up of free Xbox ga...

By Rory Young on 22 September 2016
Destiny: Rise of Iron Server Issues

Destiny: Rise of Iron Server Issues

As Bungie investigates ongoing server issues with Destiny following the release of the game’s Rise of Iron expansion, the studio implements a sign-in queue. As one of the biggest new IP of...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 September 2016
Download FIFA 17 Demo and Try Out New Campaign Feature

Download FIFA 17 Demo and Try Out New Campaign Feature

Soccer fans can now download a demo of FIFA 17 that gives players a sneak peek at The Journey, which is EA Sports’ attempt to add a story to the traditional FIFA experience. When EA showed...

By Jason Gallagher on 15 September 2016
Gears of War 3 Easter Egg Found 5 Years Later

Gears of War 3 Easter Egg Found 5 Years Later

Five years after its release, Gears of War fan group GoW TacCom discovers a Duck Hunt-like Locust shooting gallery Easter Egg hidden in Gears of War 3. Thanks to the Internet, it’s hard for...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 September 2016
Destiny Shows Off Touch of Malice Replica at PAX West

Destiny Shows Off Touch of Malice Replica at PAX West

At its booth for PAX West 2016, the video game developer Bungie displays a replica of the Touch of Malice gun from its science fiction shooter Destiny. Although Bungie didn’t use PAX West 2...

By Kyle Sledge on 04 September 2016
The Walking Dead: Season 3 Coming in November

The Walking Dead: Season 3 Coming in November

During a panel at PAX West, developer Telltale Games provided a few details about The Walking Dead: Season Three, including release window and a new character. With PAX West kicking off tod...

By Boston Blake on 03 September 2016
Batman: The Telltale Series Episode 2 Gets Release Date

Batman: The Telltale Series Episode 2 Gets Release Date

The developers at Telltale Games officially reveal the release date for the second installment of its episodic story for DC Comics’ Dark Knight in Batman: The Telltale Series. After initial...

By Kyle Sledge on 03 September 2016
Rumor: Red Dead Redemption Remaster to Be Revealed

Rumor: Red Dead Redemption Remaster to Be Revealed

According to rumors circulating online, an announcement for a remaster of Rockstar Games’ open world western title Red Dead Redemption is to occur this week. If a translation of the Korean...

By Kyle Sledge on 28 August 2016
Call of Duty 2 Performance Improves on Xbox One

Call of Duty 2 Performance Improves on Xbox One

Digital Foundry compares how Call of Duty 2 runs on Xbox One versus how the game performs on Xbox 360, discovering vast improvements for the Xbox One version of the game. One of the reaso...

By Dalton Cooper on 25 August 2016
GoldenEye 007 Reboot Was Always a 'Rights Issue'

GoldenEye 007 Reboot Was Always a 'Rights Issue'

Microsoft’s head of the Xbox division states that the failed reboot of Rare’s first-person shooter GoldenEye 007 always boils down to being about a “rights issue.” Following the recent on...

By Kyle Sledge on 25 August 2016
30 Minutes of GoldenEye 007 Remastered on Xbox 360

30 Minutes of GoldenEye 007 Remastered on Xbox 360

A video containing upwards of 30 minutes of gameplay footage for an unreleased remastered version of developer Rare’s GoldenEye 007 on Xbox 360 appears online. It’s safe to say at this po...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 August 2016
GTA 5 Players Are Obsessed With Blowing Up This Dam

GTA 5 Players Are Obsessed With Blowing Up This Dam

A bit of mysterious code leads Grand Theft Auto 5 players on an obsessive quest to destroy the Land Act Dam in Los Santos in an attempt to flood the city. Fans of Grand Theft Auto V have a...

By Fred Harvey on 17 August 2016
Neo Cortex Appears To Be Joining Skylanders

Neo Cortex Appears To Be Joining Skylanders

A recent retailer posting has seemingly ousted the inclusion of Crash Bandicoot’s arch nemesis Neo Cortex as a playable character in the next entry of Skylanders. While gamers anxiously a...

By Riley Little on 17 August 2016
Opinion: How Call of Duty Has Negatively Impacted Games

Opinion: How Call of Duty Has Negatively Impacted Games

Call of Duty is one of the biggest video game franchises of all time, but find out why one writer thinks it may have done more harm than good for the industry. Call of Duty is a juggernaut...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 August 2016
Black Ops 3's Last Zombies DLC Will Finish the Story

Black Ops 3's Last Zombies DLC Will Finish the Story

Treyarch senior executive producer Jason Blundell confirms that the upcoming fourth expansion pack for Call of Duty: Black Ops III will conclude the Zombies storyline. Treyarch introduced...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 August 2016
Destiny Players Can See Stats About How They Play PvP

Destiny Players Can See Stats About How They Play PvP

A new fan-made tool allows Destiny players to see a statistic breakdown of how they play PvP, including what weapon classes and abilities they favor in the Crucible. When it comes to Dest...

By Weston Albert on 02 August 2016
Don't Miss this Destiny/NASA Documentary Mashup

Don't Miss this Destiny/NASA Documentary Mashup

A Destiny fan sets footage from Bungie’s futuristic sci-fi shooter to the voice track from a NASA documentary, resulting in a mashup that fans of Destiny need to see. “When we left earth,...

By Weston Albert on 28 July 2016
Destiny Guide: How to Beat Challenge of Elders Week 16

Destiny Guide: How to Beat Challenge of Elders Week 16

Find out the unique modifiers for this week’s Challenge of the Elders in Destiny and how to finish an Elders’ Sigil scorecard for the week in just two runs. This is the final week of rota...

By Weston Albert on 28 July 2016
Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Gorod Krovi Easter Egg Guide

Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Gorod Krovi Easter Egg Guide

Use this comprehensive guide to complete the ‘Love and War’ Easter Egg in the Gorod Krovi Zombies map for Call of Duty: Black Ops 3‘s new Descent expansion. The recently released Descent expansion...

By Dalton Cooper on 27 July 2016
Destiny Releases the Last Patch for PS3, Xbox 360

Destiny Releases the Last Patch for PS3, Xbox 360

Video game developer Bungie officially releases the last patch for both the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 versions of its science fiction shooter Destiny. In order to prepare Destiny for the...

By Kyle Sledge on 26 July 2016
Batman: The Telltale Series Getting a Multiplayer Mode.

Batman: The Telltale Series Getting a Multiplayer Mode.

Head of creative communications, John Stauffer, confirms a new multiplayer mode for Batman The Telltale Series called Crowd Play will be available once the game launches. Telltale games is known fo...

By Derek Nichols on 26 July 2016
Xbox Live Gamertags Now Expire If You Don't Log In

Xbox Live Gamertags Now Expire If You Don't Log In

Microsoft updates its services agreement, which now includes a clause revealing that gamers who don’t log in to their accounts may lose their Xbox gamertags. Present or former Xbox users who haven’...

By Sarah Fields on 26 July 2016
Destiny Guide: How to Beat Challenge of Elders Week 15

Destiny Guide: How to Beat Challenge of Elders Week 15

Find out the unique modifiers for this week’s Challenge of the Elders in Destiny and how to finish an Elders’ Sigil scorecard for the week in just two runs. Destiny fans are on the penultimate week...

By Weston Albert on 23 July 2016
Batman - The Telltale Series Official Trailer

Batman - The Telltale Series Official Trailer

Telltale Games is officially confirming an August 2 release date for Batman – A Telltale Series‘ first episode with a world premiere trailer for the adventure game. As promised last week, Telltale...

By Rory Young on 20 July 2016
Dead Rising Leak Suggests PS4 Remaster

Dead Rising Leak Suggests PS4 Remaster

Trophies appear online for a PlayStation 4 version of the first Dead Rising game, suggesting that Capcom is remastering the game for current-gen consoles. The first Dead Rising game has been an Xbo...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 July 2016
Destiny Guide: How to Beat Challenge of Elders Week 14

Destiny Guide: How to Beat Challenge of Elders Week 14

Find out the unique modifiers for this week’s Challenge of the Elders in Destiny and how to finish an Elders’ Sigil scorecard for the week in just two runs. Destiny fans had a pretty easy combinati...

By Weston Albert on 16 July 2016
Destiny Reveals New Trials of Osiris Gear for Hunters

Destiny Reveals New Trials of Osiris Gear for Hunters

Fans get a closer look at the Hunter armor they will be able to earn from Trials of Osiris later this year in Destiny‘s major fall expansion, Rise of Iron. Destiny fans are eagerly awaiting any new...

By Weston Albert on 15 July 2016
Red Dead Redemption Performs Better on Xbox One

Red Dead Redemption Performs Better on Xbox One

A new side-by-side comparison video for Red Dead Redemption‘s Xbox 360 and Xbox One versions shows better performance on Microsoft’s most recent console. Now that Rockstar Games’ wildly pop...

By Kyle Sledge on 12 July 2016
Red Dead Redemption XB1 Backward Compatible Launch Date

Red Dead Redemption XB1 Backward Compatible Launch Date

Rockstar Games officially announces that its open world western title known as Red Dead Redemption comes to Xbox One via backward compatibility this week. As a sizable portion of the gaming...

By Kyle Sledge on 12 July 2016
Destiny Moments of Triumph Rewards Revealed

Destiny Moments of Triumph Rewards Revealed

Bungie officially announced Destiny‘s second year of Moments of Triumph, a collection of challenges to complete in-game for unique rewards including emblems and shaders. Every year, on July 7th, we...

By Weston Albert on 11 July 2016
Destiny Screenshot Used for News Story About Saturn

Destiny Screenshot Used for News Story About Saturn

A serious, scientific news story about the potential for life on the planet Saturn mistakenly uses a screenshot from Destiny: The Taken King as its lead photo. People clicking on a Yahoo News story...

By Weston Albert on 09 July 2016
Red Dead Redemption Sales Spike

Red Dead Redemption Sales Spike

Following the announcement that Red Dead Redemption was coming to the Xbox One via backwards compatibility, sales of the open-world western have soared by nearly 6000%. Ever since its relea...

By Alexander Pan on 06 July 2016
Call of Duty: Roman Wars Had Third-Person Combat

Call of Duty: Roman Wars Had Third-Person Combat

GamesRadar uncovers Call of Duty: Roman Wars, a third-person Call of Duty game with a focus on melee combat that was in development at Vicarious Visions.

By Dalton Cooper on 06 July 2016
Wheelchairs Are Coming to Xbox Live Avatars

Wheelchairs Are Coming to Xbox Live Avatars

The head of Xbox, Phil Spencer, has confirmed that Xbox Live Avatars will soon be available to place within digital wheelchairs, allowing for more customization options for gamers. UPDATE: Partner Di...

By Riley Little on 05 July 2016
Recent Left 4 Dead 2 Mod is Very Weird

Recent Left 4 Dead 2 Mod is Very Weird

Modder Molkifier creates a strange new mod for Left 4 Dead 2 that replaces the in-game graffiti with various Twitter quotes from actor and rapper Jaden Smith. Left 4 Dead 2 has sold millions of copie...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 July 2016
Destiny to Test Matchmaking Changes

Destiny to Test Matchmaking Changes

Video game developer Bungie officially announces its plans to test some of the changes in the works for its sci-fi shooter Destiny‘s matchmaking today. According to a post on Bungie’s site, the dev...

By Kyle Sledge on 03 July 2016
The Story Behind Bill Gates and the Xbox

The Story Behind Bill Gates and the Xbox

Xbox co-creator Ed Fries explains in an interview how Microsoft founder Bill Gates nearly shut down the original Xbox project entirely due to it not using Windows. Microsoft has had a hold on the gam...

By Sarah Fields on 30 June 2016
Xbox Summer Sale May Kick Off Next Week

Xbox Summer Sale May Kick Off Next Week

A Twitter user with a good track record on Xbox rumors claims that Microsoft will launch a Summer Sale for Xbox One, Xbox 360 and Windows 10 titles starting next week. Summer is always a good time fo...

By Jason Gallagher on 30 June 2016
Xbox Free Games With Gold for July 2016

Xbox Free Games With Gold for July 2016

With June’s passing Microsoft is ready to reveal July’s Games With Gold, now including The Banner Saga 2 on Xbox One and Rainbow Six Vegas 2 on Xbox 360. It’s a banner month for Microsoft’s Xbox Game...

By Rory Young on 28 June 2016
Destiny Rap Video Celebrates the Exotic Weapons

Destiny Rap Video Celebrates the Exotic Weapons

One lyrically inclined Destiny fan puts together a rap music video that celebrates each and every Exotic Weapon within Bungie’s wildly popular action-RPG. Gamers who happen to be long time members...

By Kyle Sledge on 27 June 2016
Destiny: Play of the Game Overwatch Parody Video

Destiny: Play of the Game Overwatch Parody Video

Destiny fan FootballPhil is back with another Overwatch ‘Play of the Game’ parody video, this time highlighting memorable moments like the Light Eater Ogre teleports. Since the release of Overwatc...

By Anthony Taormina on 27 June 2016
Destiny Guide: How to Beat Challenge of Elders Week 12

Destiny Guide: How to Beat Challenge of Elders Week 12

Find out the unique modifiers for this week’s Challenge of the Elders in Destiny and how to finish an Elders’ Sigil scorecard for the week in just two runs. Iron Banner has returned this week to De...

By Weston Albert on 27 June 2016
Destiny: Trials and Iron Banner to End on PS3, Xbox 360

Destiny: Trials and Iron Banner to End on PS3, Xbox 360

Game developer Bungie officially announces that Trials of Osiris and Iron Banner Crucible matches will end on Destiny‘s PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 versions. As many fans of Destiny are probably aware...

By Kyle Sledge on 25 June 2016
Mighty No. 9 Credits are Over Four Hours Long

Mighty No. 9 Credits are Over Four Hours Long

Players who have completed Mighty No. 9 are claiming that the credits are over four hours long — which means that they’re actually a little longer than the game itself. After several years of anticip...

By Brad Jones on 24 June 2016
Destiny: Why Hunters Were Nerfed So Heavily

Destiny: Why Hunters Were Nerfed So Heavily

The developers at Bungie share an explanation with the Destiny community as to why the Hunter class in the sci-fi shooter gets such a heavy nerf with the latest update. With Destiny being an ever-e...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 June 2016
Sonic the Hedgehog Trolls Mighty No. 9 Launch Struggles

Sonic the Hedgehog Trolls Mighty No. 9 Launch Struggles

Sonic the Hedgehog dunks on Mighty No. 9 with a savage tweet from his official account following the Keiji Inafune-developed game’s less than stellar launch on Tuesday. Launch day is usually an excit...

By Jason Gallagher on 22 June 2016
Mighty No 9 Creator: I Own All The Problems

Mighty No 9 Creator: I Own All The Problems

Mighty No. 9’s creator, Keiji Inafune, explains that his statements were misinterpreted yesterday and that he owns up to anything that is wrong with the game. Despite a successful Kickstarter campai...

By Denny Connolly on 22 June 2016
Destiny Hot Fix Expected To Bring Back Trials of Osiris

Destiny Hot Fix Expected To Bring Back Trials of Osiris

A new hot fix for Destiny is set to alleviate many of the issues that plagued the game recently, and should allow Trials of Osiris to return for the weekend. This past weekend, Destiny‘s developer...

By Weston Albert on 22 June 2016
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas Trailer Remade in GTA 5

Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas Trailer Remade in GTA 5

One nostalgic fan of Rockstar Games’ Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas remakes the 2004 title’s trailer in the action-adventure franchise’s most recent entry of GTA 5. As many Grand Theft Auto...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 June 2016
Hotel Uses GTA5 Screenshots To Promote Los Angeles

Hotel Uses GTA5 Screenshots To Promote Los Angeles

The historic Hotel Figueroa accidentally advertises downtown Los Angeles with a screenshot of Los Santos from Grand Theft Auto 5 on the hotel’s website. The Hotel Figueroa in downtown Los A...

By Fred Harvey on 22 June 2016
Grand Theft Auto 5 Has a Teen Wolf Easter Egg

Grand Theft Auto 5 Has a Teen Wolf Easter Egg

The developers at Rockstar Games put an Easter egg into Grand Theft Auto 5 that references the Teen Wolf movie from the 1980s starring Michael J. Fox. From its Festive Surprises to the rece...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 June 2016
Cena, Warrior and Banks Confirmed for WWE 2K17

Cena, Warrior and Banks Confirmed for WWE 2K17

WWE has confirmed three more superstars set to do battle in WWE 2K17, making the announcement via a mural painted live at E3 by artist Rob Schamberger. We’ve seen a new WWE video game annua...

By Brad Jones on 22 June 2016
Disney Infinity's Doctor Strange Figure Was Awesome

Disney Infinity's Doctor Strange Figure Was Awesome

New details for upcoming Disney Infinity plans reveals even more information about a figure for Doctor Strange which would have been released alongside the movie later this year. After a very success...

By Derek Nichols on 21 June 2016
Mighty No. 9 Launch is Better Than Nothing

Mighty No. 9 Launch is Better Than Nothing

Despite launching to a series of technical problems and negative review, Mighty No. 9 producer Keiji Inafune says that the current state of the game is ‘better than nothing.’ The development of Might...

By Denny Connolly on 21 June 2016
Destiny Guide: How to Beat Challenge of Elders Week 11

Destiny Guide: How to Beat Challenge of Elders Week 11

Find out the unique modifiers for this week’s Challenge of the Elders in Destiny and how to finish an Elders’ Sigil scorecard for the week in just two runs. Destiny fans are eagerly awaiting more new...

By Weston Albert on 21 June 2016
Mighty No. 9 Review

Mighty No. 9 Review

Mighty No. 9 attempts to breath fresh life into the 2D platforming genre but it lacks the polish and magic that made Inafune’s iconic series such a staple of 90s gaming. Mighty No. 9 is a crowdfunde...

By Denny Connolly on 21 June 2016
Destiny Cancels Trials of Osiris This Weekend

Destiny Cancels Trials of Osiris This Weekend

Destiny developer Bungie cancels this weekend’s Trials of Osiris event, citing numerous connectivity issues and a nasty damage bug as the primary reasons. Destiny developer Bungie has cancelled Tria...

By Anthony Taormina on 21 June 2016
New LEGO Star Wars The Force Awakens Trailer Debuts

New LEGO Star Wars The Force Awakens Trailer Debuts

A new trailer for LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens shows off more of the upcoming game, and announces a demo currently available on the PlayStation Store. During Sony’s E3 Press Conference a new tra...

By Weston Albert on 14 June 2016
Destiny Moments of Triumph Revealed for Year 2

Destiny Moments of Triumph Revealed for Year 2

A fan data mines the requirements for earning Destiny‘s Moments of Triumph for the game’s Year Two ahead Bungie officially announcing the achievements’ return. Destiny is currently in its Year Two, w...

By Weston Albert on 13 June 2016
Mighty No. 9 Sequel is a Possibility

Mighty No. 9 Sequel is a Possibility

In spite of the game’s multiple delays, Mighty No. 9 creator Keiji Inafune teases the possibility of a sequel, stating that ‘development of a sequel is already in our minds.’ It’s fair to say that Mi...

By Rob Gordon on 12 June 2016
Grand Theft Auto Online Adds Three New Maps

Grand Theft Auto Online Adds Three New Maps

The developers for Rockstar Games officially announce the inclusion of three brand new maps for GTA 5‘s multiplayer component Grand Theft Auto Online. Rockstar Games is moving full steam ah...

By Kyle Sledge on 10 June 2016
More Destiny: Rise of Iron Details

More Destiny: Rise of Iron Details

An ad on Google spills more details about the soon-to-be-revealed Destiny expansion, Rise of Iron, confirming a new raid and story focused on the Lords of Iron. Just days after Rise of Iron was trade...

By Weston Albert on 09 June 2016
Destiny: Who Are the Iron Lords?

Destiny: Who Are the Iron Lords?

Ahead of the reveal for Destiny: Rise of Iron, find out the lore behind the Iron Lords and what it could mean for the next chapter of Destiny‘s story. Destiny fans are awaiting Bungie’s Twitch reveal...

By Weston Albert on 09 June 2016
Destiny Guide: How to Beat Challenge of Elders Week 9

Destiny Guide: How to Beat Challenge of Elders Week 9

Find out the unique modifiers for this week’s Challenge of the Elders in Destiny and how to finish an Elders’ Sigil scorecard for the week in just two runs. This week, many Destiny fans are awaiting...

By Weston Albert on 09 June 2016
Destiny: Rise of Iron Expansion Trademarked

Destiny: Rise of Iron Expansion Trademarked

Destiny developer Bungie trademarks the title Rise of Iron seeming to add to the credibility of it being the game’s upcoming fall expansion. Ever since the art for Destiny‘s rumored Rise of Iron exp...

By Weston Albert on 08 June 2016
Destiny Map Trolls Players With Strange Glitch

Destiny Map Trolls Players With Strange Glitch

One Destiny player finds an interesting surprise waiting on a Crucible map while playing Trials of Osiris caused by some sort of glitch that hasn’t been seen before. For Destiny fans, every Friday ma...

By Weston Albert on 08 June 2016
Destiny: Rise of Iron Release Date Revealed

Destiny: Rise of Iron Release Date Revealed

In another leak, more details about Destiny‘s fall expansion, Rise of Iron, are unintentionally confirmed and its release date revealed ahead of schedule. After a trickle of leaks about Destiny‘s fal...

By Weston Albert on 07 June 2016
Destiny Fan Shows Off 3D Printed Gun, Ship Collection

Destiny Fan Shows Off 3D Printed Gun, Ship Collection

One extremely loyal Destiny fan 3D prints an impressive collection of various guns, ships, and Ghosts from Bungie’s wildly popular action-MMO shooter. It’s no secret that Destiny fans are a dedicated...

By Kyle Sledge on 02 June 2016
WCW Star Goldberg Confirmed for WWE 2K17

WCW Star Goldberg Confirmed for WWE 2K17

2K Sports releases a trailer for WWE 2K17 that reveals two versions of former WCW and WWE star Bill Goldberg as a pre-order bonus, along with two classic WCW arenas. Monday Night RAW viewers last nig...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 June 2016
Destiny Guide: How to Beat Challenge of Elders Week 7

Destiny Guide: How to Beat Challenge of Elders Week 7

Find out the unique modifiers for this week’s Challenge of the Elders in Destiny and how to finish an Elders’ Sigil scorecard for the week in just two runs. This week marks the second full rotation o...

By Weston Albert on 31 May 2016
Original Gears of War May Not Have Included Multiplayer

Original Gears of War May Not Have Included Multiplayer

Video game designer and Gears of War creator Cliff Bleszinski explains that the original version of the wildly popular shooter almost didn’t have multiplayer. According to a recent interv...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 May 2016
Certain Minecraft Advertising Stopped By Microsoft

Certain Minecraft Advertising Stopped By Microsoft

Microsoft and Mojang release a set of new rules regarding in-game advertisements in Minecraft, as well as how and what companies can use the game for. Most, if not all, of Minecraft‘s overw...

By Sarah Fields on 28 May 2016
Response To The New Mighty No. 9 Trailer Is Not Great

Response To The New Mighty No. 9 Trailer Is Not Great

The newest Mighty No. 9 trailer is getting pummeled by negative responses due to its hokey marketing combined with the latent frustrations of those who are still bitter about the game’s numerous dela...

By Curt Hutson on 28 May 2016
Destiny: Iron Banner Returns After Heavy Ammo Bug Fix

Destiny: Iron Banner Returns After Heavy Ammo Bug Fix

Game developer Bungie officially announces the return of Destiny‘s Iron Banner after applying a fix in order to correct the sci-fi shooter’s heavy ammo bug. Earlier today, the Bungie Help Twitter acc...

By Kyle Sledge on 27 May 2016
Destiny Raid Recreated in DOOM's Level Editor

Destiny Raid Recreated in DOOM's Level Editor

A modder uses DOOM‘s SnapMap level editor to recreate most of the King’s Fall raid from Destiny: The Taken King, resulting in a impressive version for players to check out. Destiny‘s latest raid, Kin...

By Weston Albert on 27 May 2016
Goat Simulator: Waste of Space Trailer

Goat Simulator: Waste of Space Trailer

Coffee Stain Studios launches Goat Simulator into space with its latest expansion, which makes fun of just about everything space-related that gamers know and love. Coffee Stain Studios manages to ma...

By John Jacques on 27 May 2016
Destiny Secretly Fixed Super Exploit

Destiny Secretly Fixed Super Exploit

Game developer Bungie reveals its implementation of a secret fix for a pre-existing Super Ability exploit in Destiny before fans could catch on to its existence. After having dealt with the discovery...

By Kyle Sledge on 27 May 2016
TMNT: Mutants in Manhattan Review

TMNT: Mutants in Manhattan Review

Platinum Games’s take on the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is a mediocre hack-n-slash romp that ultimately fails to become anything more than just that. When word prematurely got out that PlatinumGame...

By Riley Little on 26 May 2016
Destiny Guide: Beat Challenge of the Elders Week 6

Destiny Guide: Beat Challenge of the Elders Week 6

Find out the unique modifiers for this week’s Challenge of the Elders in Destiny and how to finish an Elders’ Sigil scorecard for the week in just two runs. This week of Destiny‘s Challenge of the El...

By Weston Albert on 24 May 2016
New TMNT Game Trailers Highlight Special Abilities

New TMNT Game Trailers Highlight Special Abilities

Activision and Platinum Games release four new trailers for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutants in Manhattan that show off the abilities of all four turtles. In just a couple of weeks, Activision w...

By Dalton Cooper on 24 May 2016
Call of Duty: Black Ops Now Backward Compatible

Call of Duty: Black Ops Now Backward Compatible

Microsoft confirms that Treyarch’s 2010 first-person shooter Call of Duty: Black Ops has now been added to the Xbox One’s backward compatibility roster. Since the Xbox One’s backward compatibility fe...

By Rob Gordon on 24 May 2016
Destiny Fan Creates Printable Grimoire Cards

Destiny Fan Creates Printable Grimoire Cards

Bungie has made a conscious effort to make Destiny‘s story more entertaining, and now gamers have the chance to carry that story with them wherever they go. Destiny has had a reputation since the ear...

By Cody Gravelle on 24 May 2016
Destiny Fan's Funny King's Fall Checklist is So True

Destiny Fan's Funny King's Fall Checklist is So True

One Destiny fan has put together a humorous checklist for fellow players running the King’s Fall raid with some events that well-raided players will be familiar with. Many Destiny fans hold up the ga...

By Weston Albert on 24 May 2016
Rumor: Next Destiny Expansion Titled Rise of Iron

Rumor: Next Destiny Expansion Titled Rise of Iron

Reddit user RWeav2 provides photographic evidence that the next expansion for Destiny is called Rise of Iron, and may feature a brand new melee weapon. With E3 right around the corner, there is a cha...

By Dalton Cooper on 24 May 2016
Destiny: These are the Top Guns in Trials of Osiris

Destiny: These are the Top Guns in Trials of Osiris

One Destiny fan compiles a list of the most used weapons (in each category) by the top Trials of Osiris players. Find out if your PvP favorites are as widely used by others. After nearly a year of co...

By Anthony Taormina on 24 May 2016
Destiny Patch Should Fix Heavy Ammo Glitch

Destiny Patch Should Fix Heavy Ammo Glitch

The Bungie Help Twitter account reveals that a new patch is set to launch for Destiny starting around 10am PST, which may correct the recent heavy ammo glitch. Thanks to the April Update, Destiny has...

By Derek Nichols on 23 May 2016
Destiny May Ban Players With Bad Connections From The Crucible

Destiny May Ban Players With Bad Connections From The Crucible

Bungie has apparently begun warning players with poor Internet, saying that if the situation doesn’t fix itself then those players will be banned from Destiny‘s PvP. Although Bungie has taken strides...

By Anthony Taormina on 22 May 2016
Destiny: Rise of Iron - Who Is on the Cover Art?

Destiny: Rise of Iron - Who Is on the Cover Art?

The art for Destiny‘s rumored Rise of Iron expansion features a Titan on it, but who is that character? One Reddit user has a theory that it might not be so obvious. Many Destiny fans will be quick t...

By Weston Albert on 22 May 2016
Destiny: Trials Cancelled Because of Heavy Ammo Glitch

Destiny: Trials Cancelled Because of Heavy Ammo Glitch

Destiny developer Bungie announces that Trials of Osiris and Iron Banner will be put on indefinite hold while the studio works to fix the heavy ammo glitch exploit. As expected, Destiny developer Bu...

By Anthony Taormina on 22 May 2016
Rumor: Destiny's Rise of Iron Expansion Has Fallen Raid

Rumor: Destiny's Rise of Iron Expansion Has Fallen Raid

Sources say Destiny‘s fall expansion will feature a raid featuring the Fallen, based on a raid that was cut from last year’s House of Wolves expansion. Destiny‘s developer Bungie revealed earlier thi...

By Weston Albert on 22 May 2016
Destiny: How to Beat Challenge of the Elders Week 7

Destiny: How to Beat Challenge of the Elders Week 7

Find out the unique modifiers for this week’s Challenge of the Elders in Destiny and how to finish an Elders’ Sigil scorecard for the week in just two runs. Destiny fans have now seen every score mod...

By Weston Albert on 21 May 2016
Black Ops Sale Surge Following Backward Compatibility Announcement

Black Ops Sale Surge Following Backward Compatibility Announcement

Sales of Call of Duty: Black Ops spike after the game is added to the list of Xbox 360 titles that are backward compatible on the Xbox One earlier this week. This week, Call of Duty: Black Ops joined...

By Brad Jones on 19 May 2016
Bungie Explains Destiny Matchmaking Amid Controversy

Bungie Explains Destiny Matchmaking Amid Controversy

Bungie’s senior multiplayer designer explains how Destiny‘s matchmaking system works after renewed chatter by the community that skill based matchmaking is back. The matchmaking system in Destiny is...

By Weston Albert on 19 May 2016
Destiny Unlimited Heavy Ammo Exploit Discovered

Destiny Unlimited Heavy Ammo Exploit Discovered

A new glitch in Destiny allows players to generate unlimited amounts of ammo in their special and heavy weapons, including sniper rifles and rocket launchers. There have been a number of glitches in...

By Weston Albert on 17 May 2016
Resident Evil 0 HD Remaster Sells 800,000 Copies

Resident Evil 0 HD Remaster Sells 800,000 Copies

Capcom is reporting some positive figures for the recently released Resident Evil 0 HD Remaster with approximately 800,000 units sold so far this year. According to their latest earnings report, Capc...

By Curt Hutson on 16 May 2016
Grand Theft Auto 5 Sales Reach 65 Million Units Sold

Grand Theft Auto 5 Sales Reach 65 Million Units Sold

Rockstar Games’ incredibly popular open world title Grand Theft Auto 5 hits yet another milestone, as the release reaches 65 million units sold since launch. According to Rockstar Games’ pa...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 May 2016
Destiny Guide: Where to Find Specific Level 335 Gear

Destiny Guide: Where to Find Specific Level 335 Gear

Looking for a specific piece of loot in Destiny to finally hit the new 335 Light level cap? Check out this guide to see where to go and what to play to get it. The April Update, which debuted last mo...

By Weston Albert on 14 May 2016
Destiny Guide: The Fastest Way to Get Vanguard Rep

Destiny Guide: The Fastest Way to Get Vanguard Rep

Since the Destiny April Update, ranking up with the vendors has become even more advantageous. Find out how to maximize your time to get Vanguard reputation as fast as possible. Destiny‘s April Updat...

By Weston Albert on 13 May 2016
Modern Warfare Trilogy Headed to PS3, 360

Modern Warfare Trilogy Headed to PS3, 360

Confirmation of the existence of a Call of Duty: Modern Warfare trilogy finally arrives in the form of a store pre-order listing, but it’s probably not what gamers expected. Following the release of...

By Sarah Fields on 13 May 2016
Destiny PvP Player Combats Trolls With Kindness

Destiny PvP Player Combats Trolls With Kindness

After receiving angry messages from players he’d just defeated in Trials of Osiris, one Destiny streamer chooses to be the bigger person and gives them a helping hand. Trolls and haters are a part of...

By Sarah Fields on 12 May 2016
Destiny: Challenge of the Elders 4 Minute Speed Run

Destiny: Challenge of the Elders 4 Minute Speed Run

A group of seriously dedicated Destiny players decide to take on the action-MMO’s Challenge of the Elders mode and go on to beat it in under 4 minutes. While some Destiny fans may need help to beat t...

By Kyle Sledge on 11 May 2016
Destiny Fans Should Farm the Nightfall This Week

Destiny Fans Should Farm the Nightfall This Week

Destiny fans are busy playing this week’s Nightfall strike again and again, in an effort to farm one of the new strike-specific loot drops added in the April Update. The Destiny April Up...

By Weston Albert on 09 May 2016
Destiny Levels Recreated Using Minecraft

Destiny Levels Recreated Using Minecraft

A fan spends hundreds of hours building environments and working levels from Destiny into Minecraft, sporting an impressive level of detail and design. When Destiny launched in September 20...

By Weston Albert on 09 May 2016
More Destiny Streams Hosted By Bungie Are Coming Soon

More Destiny Streams Hosted By Bungie Are Coming Soon

Bungie will get back on a schedule of weekly Twitch streams where the developer will dive deeper into the art, lore, and design that goes into Destiny. Earlier this year, Bungie revealed that a newly...

By Weston Albert on 06 May 2016
Destiny: How to Casually Solo Oryx Hard Mode

Destiny: How to Casually Solo Oryx Hard Mode

Want to solo the formidable Oryx in Hard Mode? Check out this latest King’s Fall raid strategy, showing how to take down this Destiny boss without breaking a sweat. Although Destiny expansion The Tak...

By Rob Gordon on 06 May 2016
New Destiny Patch Fixes Bugs, Preps Melee Update

New Destiny Patch Fixes Bugs, Preps Melee Update

Bungie pushes a hot fix to Destiny patching a number of small bugs, while also preparing for next week’s update to improve the game’s melee system. Last week, Bungie previewed updates coming to the m...

By Weston Albert on 03 May 2016
Was Destiny's Iron Banner More Rewarding Post-Update?

Was Destiny's Iron Banner More Rewarding Post-Update?

A dedicated Destiny fan has stats from last week’s Iron Banner event, showing that drop rates appeared to improve drastically over past events, just as Bungie promised. Last week, Destiny fans played...

By Weston Albert on 01 May 2016
Film Cast Joins LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Film Cast Joins LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens

The latest trailer for LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens confirms that the film’s cast will do voice-work for the game, including Harrison Ford and Daisy Ridley. As if a Star Wars property could ever...

By Rory Young on 24 April 2016
The Walking Dead: Michonne Episode 3 Review

The Walking Dead: Michonne Episode 3 Review

The season finale of The Walking Dead: Michonne brings the series to an exciting conclusion, but does the prequel do Robert Kirkman’s character justice? Read on to find out. Running in at just about...

By John Jacques on 23 April 2016
See Black Ops 3's World at War Remake Map

See Black Ops 3's World at War Remake Map

Publisher Activision and developer Treyarch show off Call of Duty: Black Ops 3‘s remake of the World at War map known as “Banzai” for the futuristic first-person shooter. Following its announcement l...

By Kyle Sledge on 05 April 2016
Destiny Will Not Get Private Matches in April Update

Destiny Will Not Get Private Matches in April Update

Bungie quells rumors ahead of its next Destiny reveal stream for the upcoming April Update, telling fans not to expect private matches to be a part of the discussion. Bungie has been streaming every...

By Weston Albert on 05 April 2016
Destiny's New PlayStation Exclusive Weapon Revealed

Destiny's New PlayStation Exclusive Weapon Revealed

Developers for Bungie’s action-MMO Destiny reveal an exclusive weapon for the sci-fi shooter that will only be available to fans on PlayStation platforms. According to a tweet from the official PlayS...

By Kyle Sledge on 02 April 2016
Black Ops 3's Eclipse DLC Coming in April

Black Ops 3's Eclipse DLC Coming in April

Activision and Treyarch officially announce Call of Duty: Black Ops 3‘s second expansion pack known as Eclipse, revealing its contents and April release date. Hot on the heels of Call of Duty: Black...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 April 2016
Black Ops 3 DLC is Coming to PS3, No Word on Xbox 360

Black Ops 3 DLC is Coming to PS3, No Word on Xbox 360

Activision confirms that PS3 gamers will soon be able to access the Awakening Map Pack for Call of Duty: Black Ops 3. No news for Xbox 360 gamers, though. Those playing Call of Duty: Back Ops 3 on a...

By John Jacques on 31 March 2016
Dead Space Available Now on Xbox One

Dead Space Available Now on Xbox One

It’s been a few years since the last Dead Space title, but players can relive the horror all over again as the first game is now backward compatible on Xbox One.   After the lukewarm reception of it...

By Alexander Pan on 31 March 2016
Destiny is Getting a 'No HUD' Mode

Destiny is Getting a 'No HUD' Mode

Destiny’s community manager DeeJ reveals that Guardians who enjoy taking screenshots or videos in the game will be treated to a no-HUD mode in the April update.

By Sarah Fields on 31 March 2016
Halo Wars & 2 Other Games Get Backward Compatibility

Halo Wars & 2 Other Games Get Backward Compatibility

Major Nelson reveals that three new titles are now available for the Xbox One backward compatibility program, including classics like Halo Wars and Soul Calibur 2. All units, listen up: three more ga...

By John Jacques on 29 March 2016
The Walking Dead: Michonne Episode 2 Review

The Walking Dead: Michonne Episode 2 Review

The second episode of The Walking Dead: Michonne continues where the first episode left off, but delivers less of a consistent experience than the season premiere. Telltale Games has now released the...

By John Jacques on 29 March 2016
Turok 1 and 2 Remastered Coming to Xbox

Turok 1 and 2 Remastered Coming to Xbox

In a tweet to a fan, Night Dive Studios confirms that the remastered versions of Turok: Dinosaur Hunter and Turok 2: Seeds of Evil are making their way to Xbox. Before ARK: Survival Evolved exploded...

By Dalton Cooper on 28 March 2016
Destiny Raises King's Fall Raid Loot to 330 Light Level

Destiny Raises King's Fall Raid Loot to 330 Light Level

Destiny community manager DeeJ reveals that the King’s Fall raid and Court of Oryx will also drop better loot geared towards the higher light level in the April Update. Fans of Destiny finally got s...

By Derek Nichols on 28 March 2016
Destiny's April Update Brings PlayStation Exclusives

Destiny's April Update Brings PlayStation Exclusives

Destiny fans playing on PlayStation consoles will receive an exclusive quest and reward in Destiny‘s April Update, continuing the history of Destiny exclusives on PlayStation. Since the launch of De...

By Weston Albert on 27 March 2016
Time Is Almost Up For Free Minecraft: Story Mode Skins

Time Is Almost Up For Free Minecraft: Story Mode Skins

Minecraft fans have little time left to grab the Minecraft: Story Mode skin pack for free before Mojang returns the pack to its usual price point of $2.99. Now that Minecraft: Story Mode‘s...

By John Jacques on 27 March 2016
Sunset Overdrive Headlines April's Free Games with Gold

Sunset Overdrive Headlines April's Free Games with Gold

April 2016’s free Games with Gold will include Dead Space and Saints Row 4 on Xbox 360, as well as Sunset Overdrive and The Wolf Among Us on Xbox One.

By Dalton Cooper on 24 March 2016
Destiny April Update Includes Revamped Prison of Elders

Destiny April Update Includes Revamped Prison of Elders

Bungie reveals new PvE content coming to Destiny in the April Update arriving April 12, which includes a entirely revamped Prison of Elders endgame activity. Today, Bungie previewed Destiny‘s April U...

By Weston Albert on 23 March 2016
How the Banjo-Kazooie Intro Came Together

How the Banjo-Kazooie Intro Came Together

In the latest episode of Rare Revealed, the celebrated developer explains how the Banjo-Kazooie opening sequence was put together using motion capture animation. While some fans are holding out for a...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 March 2016
EA Pulls Mass Effect 2 Donald Trump Propaganda Video

EA Pulls Mass Effect 2 Donald Trump Propaganda Video

After Donald Trump tweeted a fan-made trailer for the politician based on Mass Effect 2, Electronic Arts has requested and enforced the removal of the footage from YouTube. As a gaming jour...

By Riley Little on 22 March 2016
Black Ops 3's Nuk3town Map is Free for Everyone

Black Ops 3's Nuk3town Map is Free for Everyone

Activision and Treyarch make Call of Duty: Black Ops 3‘s Nuketown map free on current-gen platforms for all players of the futuristic first-person shooter. For those unaware, upon Call of Duty: Black...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 March 2016
Check Out Footage of Cancelled Open-World Superman Game

Check Out Footage of Cancelled Open-World Superman Game

A new video from Did You Know Gaming? explores the existence of a promising new Superman title that was meant to release alongside a Superman Returns sequel. With just one week remaining until the rel...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 21 March 2016
What Could Be Coming in Destiny's April Update

What Could Be Coming in Destiny's April Update

Destiny‘s April Update promises to bring new PvE content, a higher Light level, new gear, and more. Here’s what we think could be coming to Destiny next month. Bungie has set the date—come April 12...

By Weston Albert on 20 March 2016
Telltale's Batman Game Releases This Summer

Telltale's Batman Game Releases This Summer

As promised, developer Telltale Games revealed more about its upcoming Batman adaptation at a special SXSW panel. Unfortunately, the studio did not offer up any new footage, but they did present fans...

By Anthony Taormina on 19 March 2016
Destiny's Spring Update Dated by Bungie

Destiny's Spring Update Dated by Bungie

Bungie announces the next substantial update to Destiny – the Spring Update fans have been waiting for that will bring new content – will come to the game April 12. Destiny fans have been waiting for...

By Weston Albert on 15 March 2016
TMNT: Mutants in Manhattan Release Date and Trailer

TMNT: Mutants in Manhattan Release Date and Trailer

Platinum Games releases a new trailer for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutants in Manhattan that reveals its release date as well as some of its boss fights. Finally, something revolving around the ...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 March 2016
Rumor: Destiny 2 Titled Beyond Destiny, Coming to NX

Rumor: Destiny 2 Titled Beyond Destiny, Coming to NX

[Update: Bungie’s Eric Osborne has addressed the rumor here.] In the past, the source known as “Geno” has proven to be reliable. The individual has leaked a number of game industry developments over...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 March 2016
Three More Minecraft: Story Mode Episodes in 2016

Three More Minecraft: Story Mode Episodes in 2016

Telltale reveals Minecraft: Story Mode is concluding its first season with Ep. 5 on March 29, with the developer also announcing an additional 3 episodes to be released in 2016. Minecraft: Story Mo...

By Rory Young on 09 March 2016
Grand Theft Auto Online: Lowrider Classic Update

Grand Theft Auto Online: Lowrider Classic Update

The latest Grand Theft Auto Online update adds more customizable vehicles along with the Sumo Adversary Mode, in which players ram each other out of an arena. While Grand Theft Auto 5’s online mult...

By Jasmine Henry on 09 March 2016
GTA 5 Mod Lets You Watch a Deer Roam Los Santos

GTA 5 Mod Lets You Watch a Deer Roam Los Santos

One Grand Theft Auto 5 player mods a deer into Rockstar Games’ open world title as the main character and lets fans watch as it roams the streets of Los Santos. With the use of mods and video game re...

By Kyle Sledge on 09 March 2016
Destiny: Queen of the Reef's Fate Revealed

Destiny: Queen of the Reef's Fate Revealed

Is Destiny‘s Mara Sov, Queen of the Reef dead or alive? Bungie reveals the character’s fate and teases the past version of Destiny‘s story as well as its future. In Destiny, the Queen of the Reef is...

By Weston Albert on 08 March 2016
Lindsay Lohan's Grand Theft Auto 5 Lawsuit Continues

Lindsay Lohan's Grand Theft Auto 5 Lawsuit Continues

A New York Supreme Court judge rules last Friday that Lindsay Lohan’s case against Grand Theft Auto 5 and its creators Rockstar Games and Take-Two can move forward. Judge Joan Kenney decided on Frida...

By Cody Gravelle on 05 March 2016
Take-Two Not Interested in 'Milking' Red Dead or GTA

Take-Two Not Interested in 'Milking' Red Dead or GTA

Video game publisher Take-Two Interactive explains why it’s not interested in “milking” popular franchises such as the Red Dead series or the Grand Theft Auto titles. On Tuesday, Take-Two I...

By Kyle Sledge on 04 March 2016
Next Destiny Hot Fix Set to Improve Matchmaking

Next Destiny Hot Fix Set to Improve Matchmaking

The next Destiny Hot Fix will implement more matchmaking changes as Bungie continues their attempt to improve the stability and competitiveness of Crucible matches. Since December, matchmaking has be...

By Weston Albert on 03 March 2016
Disney Infinity 3.0 Will Add New Marvel, Star Wars Sets

Disney Infinity 3.0 Will Add New Marvel, Star Wars Sets

Disney announces plans to continue supporting Disney Infinity 3.0 throughout 2016, with the addition of four new Play Sets based on Marvel, Star Wars, and more. Instead of churning out a new Disney I...

By Dalton Cooper on 02 March 2016
Metal Gear Solid 5 Expansion Details

Metal Gear Solid 5 Expansion Details

Konami reveals more details surrounding the upcoming Cloaked in Silence expansion for Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain, including the first word on a new mode called Survival. Without a doubt, Me...

By Rob Gordon on 01 March 2016
Microsoft Adds Xbox 360 Games Store to Xbox One

Microsoft Adds Xbox 360 Games Store to Xbox One

A new patch launching today adds the ability to purchase backwards compatible Xbox 360 games directly from the Xbox One store, along with changes to party chat and achievement tracking. While Microso...

By Evan Hopkins on 01 March 2016
Major Nelson Admits Struggle to Promote Indie Games

Major Nelson Admits Struggle to Promote Indie Games

Major Nelson talks about Microsoft’s shortcomings in promoting indie games to their Xbox One player base, and how looking backward isn’t the solution. Larry ‘Major Nelson’ Hryb, Director of Programmi...

By Sarah Fields on 27 February 2016
Destiny: Find Your Favorite Year 1 Weapons in Year 2

Destiny: Find Your Favorite Year 1 Weapons in Year 2

Do you have a favorite weapon from Destiny‘s Year 1? Did you know that you can find almost that identical weapon in The Taken King, if you know where to look? This week, Iron Banner has returned to D...

By Weston Albert on 26 February 2016
Bungie Previews Upcoming Destiny Developer Streams

Bungie Previews Upcoming Destiny Developer Streams

Bungie gives Destiny fans a glimpse of what is coming in the weeks ahead for their developer Twitch streams, which will show off both old and new content. Last week, Bungie showed off its new Twitch...

By Weston Albert on 24 February 2016
Destiny: New Heavy Ammo Glitch Discovered

Destiny: New Heavy Ammo Glitch Discovered

It appears that a new glitch has been discovered in Destiny, this one affecting heavy ammo in PvP, allowing a player to pick up an extra magazine of heavy machine gun ammo. Destiny has had its fair s...

By Weston Albert on 24 February 2016
The Walking Dead: Michonne Episode 1 Review

The Walking Dead: Michonne Episode 1 Review

The premiere episode of The Walking Dead: Michonne provides a combat-filled experience that will please fans of both TellTale Games and The Walking Dead. The three-episode series entitled The Walking...

By John Jacques on 24 February 2016
The Walking Dead: Michonne Launch Trailer

The Walking Dead: Michonne Launch Trailer

Telltale Games releases a launch trailer for In Too Deep, which is the first of three planned episodes of the upcoming miniseries The Walking Dead: Michonne. While fans patiently wait for the third s...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 February 2016
Destiny Patches Matchmaking, Makes Connection Priority

Destiny Patches Matchmaking, Makes Connection Priority

The developers at Bungie patch matchmaking for Destiny yet again, and take steps to ensure the sci-fi shooter’s connection quality is a high priority. The most recent patch for Destiny‘s matchmaking...

By Kyle Sledge on 19 February 2016
Dark Souls Confirmed for Xbox One Backward Compatibility

Dark Souls Confirmed for Xbox One Backward Compatibility

Microsoft confirms that the first Dark Souls game is coming to Xbox One through Xbox 360 backward compatibility, and will be free to those that pre-order Dark Souls 3. The list of Xbox 360 games play...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 February 2016
Fallout 3 is Unbanned in Germany

Fallout 3 is Unbanned in Germany

Germany officially lifts its ban on Fallout 3, which could mean that Bethesda is working on putting out a re-release of the popular post-apocalyptic RPG. For those not in the know, Germany originally...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 February 2016
Destiny Partners With Mega Bloks For New Toys

Destiny Partners With Mega Bloks For New Toys

Toy manufacturer Mega Bloks announces a partnership with the developers of Destiny to sell figures based on assets from the popular first-person shooter. Later this year, thanks to Mega Bloks, Destin...

By Kyle Sledge on 16 February 2016
Destiny Player Hits Level Cap Only Playing First Quest

Destiny Player Hits Level Cap Only Playing First Quest

In a crazy, time consuming effort, one Destiny player proves that it is possible to completely level a character by only playing the first mission of the game. One Destiny fan attempted—and succeeded...

By Weston Albert on 16 February 2016
The Walking Dead: Michonne - 6 Minute Preview

The Walking Dead: Michonne - 6 Minute Preview

With just over a week before the launch of The Walking Dead: Michonne, Telltale Games reveals a six-minute extended preview of its upcoming three-episode mini-series. After taking a break to work on ...

By Alexander Pan on 15 February 2016
Destiny Spring Content Update Will Raise Level Cap

Destiny Spring Content Update Will Raise Level Cap

Bungie reveals that the Spring Update it has been teasing will bring with it an increase to Destiny‘s Light level, new gear and weapons, and PvE content. Destiny fans have been feeling the game’s lac...

By Weston Albert on 15 February 2016
Black Ops 3 Map Pays Homage to Marshawn Lynch

Black Ops 3 Map Pays Homage to Marshawn Lynch

Developer Treyarch uses Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 to pay homage to the Seattle Seahawks’ former running back Marshawn Lynch for his recent retirement. Considering Marshawn Lynch’s turn as a villain i...

By Kyle Sledge on 13 February 2016
Destiny Gets Hotline Bling, Napoleon Dynamite Emotes

Destiny Gets Hotline Bling, Napoleon Dynamite Emotes

Bungie’s February Destiny update might be mostly talked about for the Crimson Days event, but it also provided Guardians with a few more ways to express themselves. The Destiny February update went l...

By Cody Gravelle on 12 February 2016
News of Destiny's Future Be Coming Soon?

News of Destiny's Future Be Coming Soon?

Activision Blizzard will hold its next earnings call tomorrow, and with it could come a forecast of what the publisher and Bungie have in store for Destiny later this year. Each quarter, Activision B...

By Weston Albert on 12 February 2016
Destiny Launches February Crimson Days Update

Destiny Launches February Crimson Days Update

Bungie launches update 2.1.1 for Destiny which includes the new Crimson Days event in the Tower, adds new Eververse items, freelance PvP playlists, and a number of bug fixes. The first major update f...

By Derek Nichols on 12 February 2016
Destiny Special Ammo Exploit Needs Fixing

Destiny Special Ammo Exploit Needs Fixing

Destiny‘s latest patch hoped to diminish the importance of special ammo in select PvP playlists, but an old exploit undermines Bungie’s efforts to do so. To say that the Destiny community (what’s le...

By Anthony Taormina on 12 February 2016
Grand Theft Auto 5 Has Shipped Over 60 Million Copies

Grand Theft Auto 5 Has Shipped Over 60 Million Copies

Grand Theft Auto 5 hits a brand new milestone for sales, as financial reports proclaim Rockstar Games’ open world title shipping over 60 million copies. According to Take-Two Interactive’s latest ea...

By Kyle Sledge on 11 February 2016
Battlefield Hardline DLC Introduces Swords To The Game

Battlefield Hardline DLC Introduces Swords To The Game

The last batch of Battlefield Hardline content is poised to introduce sword combat into the mix, along with several new maps, vehicles, and assignments. The first thing that comes to mind w...

By John Jacques on 10 February 2016
The Walking Dead: Michonne Premiere Date

The Walking Dead: Michonne Premiere Date

Telltale Games announces the release date for Episode 1: In Too Deep of their mini-series, The Walking Dead: Michonne. Pick up the episode on major platforms Feb. 23. Telltale Games has entered a lul...

By Rory Young on 10 February 2016
Destiny: Crimson Doubles Players Guaranteed 320 Ghost

Destiny: Crimson Doubles Players Guaranteed 320 Ghost

Developer Bungie assures Destiny players that anyone taking part in the first-person shooter’s Crimson Doubles PvP mode eventually gets a 320 Light Ghost. For those Destiny fans playing in the Crimso...

By Kyle Sledge on 10 February 2016
TMNT: Mutants in Manhattan Needs Local Co-Op

TMNT: Mutants in Manhattan Needs Local Co-Op

TMNT fans are excited for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutants in Manhattan, but find out why one writer thinks that it won’t live up to the hype without local co-op. After a comical number of leak...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 February 2016
Metal Gear Online Expansion Content Revealed

Metal Gear Online Expansion Content Revealed

The upcoming Metal Gear Online DLC campaign will be called ‘Cloaked in Silence’, will feature Quiet as a playable character, ‘Appeal’ poses, and three brand new maps. Although it’s been several month...

By Alexander Pan on 10 February 2016
Red Dead Redemption on Xbox One

Red Dead Redemption on Xbox One

The digital version of Red Dead Redemption is now playable on Xbox One systems, though it requires players to jump through some hoops in order to access it. Ever since Microsoft announced...

By Dalton Cooper on 07 February 2016
Red Dead Redemption No Longer Available on Xbox One

Red Dead Redemption No Longer Available on Xbox One

After joining the Xbox One backward compatibility list this weekend, Red Dead Redemption is once again unavailable, with Microsoft claiming it was on offer in error. Over the weekend, man...

By Brad Jones on 07 February 2016
Destiny Update Will Fix King's Fall Raid Bugs

Destiny Update Will Fix King's Fall Raid Bugs

In addition to some big changes for PvP and the Crimson Days event, the next Destiny update will also fix some troublesome bugs in the King’s Fall raid. This week Bungie is doing things differently w...

By Anthony Taormina on 06 February 2016
GTA Online Gets Drop Zone Game Mode and New Cars

GTA Online Gets Drop Zone Game Mode and New Cars

Rockstar Games unveils the latest update for Grand Theft Auto Online, which adds an intensive parachute-based adversary mode and some brand new wheels. The streets of Los Santos must be a permanent s...

By John Jacques on 06 February 2016
LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens Additional Backstory

LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens Additional Backstory

TT Fusion announces that LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens will have additional story information that wasn’t present in the actual Force Awakens film. When one considers that the original LEGO Star...

By Dalton Cooper on 05 February 2016
Destiny Servers Are Down for Maintenance

Destiny Servers Are Down for Maintenance

Bungie announces maintenance for Destiny‘s servers, resulting in the first-person shooter to be down for a number of hours today ahead of next week’s Crimson Days event. Those trying to log on to Des...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 February 2016
Destiny: Special Ammo Changes Coming to Some PvP Modes

Destiny: Special Ammo Changes Coming to Some PvP Modes

Bungie announces they are changing how special ammo works in select Crucible modes, with the changes arriving in Destiny‘s February Update coming next week. Destiny‘s gunplay is designed a rotation o...

By Weston Albert on 03 February 2016
Batman V. Superman, Hey Arnold Remade in GTA 5

Batman V. Superman, Hey Arnold Remade in GTA 5

YouTuber Merfish releases two Grand Theft Auto 5 videos recreating the latest Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice trailer and the intro from Hey Arnold! Grand Theft Auto V‘s size, scope, and include...

By Sarah Fields on 31 January 2016
Black Ops 3 Begins Its Double XP Weekend Today

Black Ops 3 Begins Its Double XP Weekend Today

Developer Treyarch announces the beginning of a Double XP weekend event for its shooter Call of Duty: Black Ops 3, which starts today for players everywhere. Starting today at 10:00 AM PST / 1:00 PM...

By Kyle Sledge on 30 January 2016
Destiny's New PvP Mode Crimson Doubles Detailed

Destiny's New PvP Mode Crimson Doubles Detailed

Bungie details Destiny‘s upcoming Crimson Days event, which features Crimson Doubles, a new PvP game mode that buffs players when their partner is dead. The next big addition on the horizon for Desti...

By Weston Albert on 28 January 2016
Black Ops 3 DLC Trailer Brings Back 'The Replacer'

Black Ops 3 DLC Trailer Brings Back 'The Replacer'

Activision revives one of its previous ad campaigns for Call of Duty: Black Ops 3, by bringing back “The Replacer” in a new trailer for the shooter’s Awakening DLC. With Call of Duty: Black Ops 3‘s r...

By Kyle Sledge on 28 January 2016
Destiny February Update Includes More Than Crimson Days

Destiny February Update Includes More Than Crimson Days

Developer Bungie promises that the February Update for its sci-fi shooter, Destiny, will contain more than just the previously announced Crimson Days event. With the current state of Destiny being in...

By Kyle Sledge on 28 January 2016
Bungie's New CEO is Pete Parsons

Bungie's New CEO is Pete Parsons

According to an official announcement from developer Bungie, the studio’s former Chief Operating Officer, Pete Parsons, is now its Chief Executive Officer. Bungie‘s Board of Directors has officially...

By Kyle Sledge on 28 January 2016
Destiny Gets Another Matchmaking Update

Destiny Gets Another Matchmaking Update

Bungie releases another matchmaking update for Destiny, this one focused on further improving connections between players in the Iron Banner playlist. Although Bungie just recently released a matchma...

By Anthony Taormina on 28 January 2016
Destiny Player TripleWRECK Talks Lack of Content

Destiny Player TripleWRECK Talks Lack of Content

One of Destiny‘s most familiar faces decides to vocalize some of his frustrations with Bungie’s ailing FPS and MMO hybrid shooter in a brutally honest YouTube video. It’s been a rough start to the ne...

By Cody Gravelle on 27 January 2016
Fallout: New Vegas is Getting a Multiplayer Mod

Fallout: New Vegas is Getting a Multiplayer Mod

Game modder nvmp_corporal posts to Reddit, announcing a new multiplayer mod that will allow players to trek through the Fallout: New Vegas wasteland together. Just because Fallout 4 is out doesn’t me...

By Sarah Fields on 27 January 2016
Bungie Needs to Discuss Destiny's Future Now

Bungie Needs to Discuss Destiny's Future Now

Destiny fans are in the dark, and with rumors and anonymous sources becoming more common every day, it’s time for Bungie to start opening up about their plans for 2016. Content drought, Destiny mala...

By Weston Albert on 27 January 2016
Destiny Update Won't Release Until After February

Destiny Update Won't Release Until After February

Bungie promises that there are more stories to be told in Destiny in 2016, and that a major update for the game is coming at some point after February. While there’s no denying that Destiny is still...

By Dalton Cooper on 27 January 2016
Destiny Nightstalker Has Another Gamebreaking Bug

Destiny Nightstalker Has Another Gamebreaking Bug

A Destiny player details and shows off a brand new gamebreaking bug that allows Nightstalker Hunters the ability to shoot while performing a shadestep roll. Destiny has seen no shortage of controvers...

By Derek Nichols on 27 January 2016
Destiny Player Beats Strike Boss in Creative Way

Destiny Player Beats Strike Boss in Creative Way

A Destiny player creatively takes down one of this week’s Nightfall strike bosses solo, sending a Psion Flayer flying off the map with just one shot. Every week in Destiny, many of the activities res...

By Weston Albert on 27 January 2016
Black Ops 3's New Zombies Map Brings Back Original Cast

Black Ops 3's New Zombies Map Brings Back Original Cast

Activsion releases a fresh Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 trailer for Der Eisendrache, the next map for the game’s Zombies mode, featuring the return of Origins characters. In order to publicize the relea...

By Kyle Sledge on 27 January 2016
Destiny Matchmaking Fix Inbound

Destiny Matchmaking Fix Inbound

Bungie confirms that Destiny will receive matchmaking fixes later this week, as the studio pledges to improve communication with players moving forward. It’s been announced that we’ll start seeing im...

By Brad Jones on 26 January 2016
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Trailer Leaks

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Trailer Leaks

The official announcement trailer for the long-rumored Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant in Manhattan leaks online, revealing the game’s focus on 4-player co-op. One has to feel for Platinum Games...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 January 2016
Black Ops 3: Skyjacked Multiplayer Map Teased

Black Ops 3: Skyjacked Multiplayer Map Teased

Activision releases a teaser trailer to preview Call of Duty: Black Ops 3‘s ‘Skyjacked’, one of the multiplayer maps in the game’s forthcoming Awakening expansion pack. With Call of Duty: Black Ops 3...

By Kyle Sledge on 25 January 2016
Grand Theft Auto 5 Becomes The Last of Us in New Mods

Grand Theft Auto 5 Becomes The Last of Us in New Mods

A couple of brand new mods for Grand Theft Auto 5 work in tandem to turn Rockstar Games’ popular release into the action-adventure title The Last of Us. Thanks to the modders Rapidiment and...

By Kyle Sledge on 25 January 2016
Grab a Free Copy of The Witcher 2

Grab a Free Copy of The Witcher 2

Microsoft announces that The Witcher 2 is available for free on Xbox Live until February 5, with the game part of the next crop of backward compatibility Xbox One titles. Last year, The Witcher 3 pro...

By Rob Gordon on 21 January 2016
Could These Exotics Come to Destiny Soon?

Could These Exotics Come to Destiny Soon?

Found by fans in Bungie’s own Destiny database of items, it appears there are a number of exotics still slated to appear in Destiny in the near future. Destiny fans are pretty notorious for data mini...

By Weston Albert on 21 January 2016
The Next Destiny Event Is Called Crimson Days

The Next Destiny Event Is Called Crimson Days

Bungie reveals the next live event coming to Destiny in February called Crimson Days, which will celebrate Valentine’s Day and features a new Crucible game type. Bungie has broken its radio silence a...

By Weston Albert on 20 January 2016
Destiny: Iron Banner Return Competes with The Division

Destiny: Iron Banner Return Competes with The Division

Destiny‘s Iron Banner event returns next week, with Bungie’s action-MMO competing for fans’ attention during Ubisoft’s beta test period for The Division. Destiny developers are vying for gamers’ att...

By Kyle Sledge on 20 January 2016
Resident Evil 0 HD Remaster Review

Resident Evil 0 HD Remaster Review

Resident Evil Zero HD Remaster freshens up with polished visuals and new additions, but it still clings to old survival horror mechanics that may alienate new players. Years before Resident Evil 5 p...

By Sarah Fields on 20 January 2016
Destiny Ship Jumping Puzzle Beat Without Touching Ships

Destiny Ship Jumping Puzzle Beat Without Touching Ships

One Destiny Guardian finds a way to complete the King’s Fall jumping puzzle without ever setting foot on a single ship, using a variety of abilities and skills. Destiny‘s maps and puzzles can be a ch...

By Sarah Fields on 20 January 2016
Bungie Admits Destiny Got Skill Based Matchmaking

Bungie Admits Destiny Got Skill Based Matchmaking

Bungie admits skill-based matchmaking was implemented in Destiny, confirming fans’ rampant speculation after PvP matches have become extra competitive and laggy. For the past month or so the Destiny...

By Weston Albert on 19 January 2016
Destiny 2 Delayed

Destiny 2 Delayed

Kotaku reports that sources familiar with Bungie have confirmed that the unannounced Destiny 2 has been delayed from its planned September 2016 release. Usually games are officially announced before...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 January 2016
Powerpuff Girls Intro Recreated in Grand Theft Auto 5

Powerpuff Girls Intro Recreated in Grand Theft Auto 5

YouTube user Merfish creates yet another TV intro recreation video in Grand Theft Auto 5, this time tackling the Cartoon Network show Powerpuff Girls. Back in the golden years of Cartoon Network, one...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 January 2016
Rockstar North Boss Benzies Leaves GTA Developer

Rockstar North Boss Benzies Leaves GTA Developer

Rockstar Games confirms the exit of Rockstar North President Leslie Benzies, with the regional Grand Theft Auto developer set to continue game production in his absence. Rockstar North’s studio boss,...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 January 2016
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Leaked Images

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Leaked Images

Screenshots for the unannounced TMNT game from Platinum Games, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutants in Manhattan, leak online, showing a cel-shaded art style. The evidence keeps mounting for the una...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 January 2016
Black Ops 3 Team is First to Hit Prestige Level 1,000

Black Ops 3 Team is First to Hit Prestige Level 1,000

One extremely dedicated group of Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 players become the first to hit Prestige Level 1,000 in Treyarch’s futuristic first-person shooter. The race to claim the crown for being th...

By Kyle Sledge on 16 January 2016
Grand Theft Auto 5 Characters Read Mean Tweets

Grand Theft Auto 5 Characters Read Mean Tweets

YouTube user TheyCallMeConor releases a comedic Grand Theft Auto 5 video in which the main characters from the game read mean tweets in the vein of Jimmy Kimmel Live. Few would argue against the noti...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 January 2016
Destiny: Solar Sword Replica

Destiny: Solar Sword Replica

A group of Destiny superfans forge a life size replica of the Raze-Lighter, the new exotic solar sword added to the game with The Taken King expansion. While the release of Destiny: The Taken King, t...

By Anthony Taormina on 14 January 2016
Xbox Live is Down

Xbox Live is Down

Xbox Live users report issues accessing Microsoft’s online services while the platform holder tries to fix the problem. Also, Snoop Dogg is threatening to leave for PlayStation. Xbox Live is down for...

By Anthony Taormina on 14 January 2016
Destiny's Nightfall Strike is Broken

Destiny's Nightfall Strike is Broken

[UPDATE: The broken door in the Nightfall strike has been fixed. Everyone can proceed as normal and collect their 290 Ghost Shell.] While Tuesday typically means new releases for the average gamer, f...

By Anthony Taormina on 13 January 2016
Destiny Streamer Helps 7-Year-Old to the Lighthouse

Destiny Streamer Helps 7-Year-Old to the Lighthouse

Destiny Twitch streamer RealKraftyy helps a 7-year-old boy go Flawless in the ultra-competitive PvP event Trials of Osiris, getting him to the Lighthouse. It’s not easy to go Flawless in Destiny‘s w...

By Weston Albert on 13 January 2016
Will Destiny's First 2016 Event Bring a New PvP Mode?

Will Destiny's First 2016 Event Bring a New PvP Mode?

Destiny fans are speculating that the first live event of 2016 will be called The Dawning, and based on other reports, could bring with it a new Crucible gametype. Destiny fans are well into the con...

By Weston Albert on 12 January 2016
I'm Starting to Lose Hope in Destiny's Year Two

I'm Starting to Lose Hope in Destiny's Year Two

After Bungie tells fans not to expect any big announcements about Destiny in January, one Game Rant editor’s faith in the future of Destiny’s Year Two is beginning to wane. I never thought I’d say th...

By Weston Albert on 12 January 2016
Diablo 3 Patch 2.4 Adds a New Zone & More

Diablo 3 Patch 2.4 Adds a New Zone & More

Blizzard details upcoming patch 2.4 for Diablo 3,which is set to launch before Friday and introduce a new zone, new set and legendary gear, and empowered rifts. It’s been a long road for Diablo 3, on...

By Derek Nichols on 12 January 2016
Fallout 3 Beaten in 15 Minutes for World Record

Fallout 3 Beaten in 15 Minutes for World Record

One extremely dedicated Fallout 3 fan plays through Bethesda’s post-apocalyptic RPG to beat it in just under 15 minutes, setting a brand new world record. The speedrunner, YouTuber, and ardent Fallou...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 January 2016
Destiny Player Solos Crota in Under 9 Minutes

Destiny Player Solos Crota in Under 9 Minutes

Destiny‘s second raid, Crota’s End, has been beaten solo for the first time in under nine minutes, a task that at one time took an entire team of players hours to complete. Destiny is currently in a...

By Weston Albert on 07 January 2016
Next Destiny Update Won't Release Until February

Next Destiny Update Won't Release Until February

Developer Bungie announces that the next update for its sci-fi shooter, Destiny, won’t release until sometime in the forthcoming month of February 2016. Today, Bungie took to its official Twitter acc...

By Kyle Sledge on 07 January 2016
Destiny Players Receive New Year's Gift Today

Destiny Players Receive New Year's Gift Today

Today, Bungie delivers a fresh bounty of items for Guardians to use in Destiny that doubles as a thank you for playing the game, and a gift to celebrate the New Year. As reported a few weeks ago, Des...

By Kyle Sledge on 07 January 2016
Destiny Streamer Shirt Supports Charity

Destiny Streamer Shirt Supports Charity

Destiny Twitch streamer Professor Broman and graphic designer CaptainTwaz have created a shirt showing off over one hundred Destiny streamers for charity. Less than a week ago, popular Destiny Twitc...

By Weston Albert on 31 December 2015
Find Destiny's New Hidden Dead Ghosts

Find Destiny's New Hidden Dead Ghosts

Unbeknownst to many Destiny players, the December Update added four new Dead Ghosts to find, which unlock Grimoire cards and corresponding Grimoire score. Sometimes Bungie slips new content into Dest...

By Weston Albert on 31 December 2015
Destiny: How to Improve the Next Sparrow Racing League

Destiny: How to Improve the Next Sparrow Racing League

Destiny‘s first Sparrow Racing League has come to an end, but we have some thoughts about how Bungie can improve the game’s latest multiplayer event the next time it comes around. Earlier this month...

By Weston Albert on 28 December 2015
Destiny: New Most Used PvP Primary Weapon

Destiny: New Most Used PvP Primary Weapon

Destiny players discover the exotic scout rifle, MIDA Mult-Tool, is one of the most powerful guns in the game’s PvP arena, outmatching even the toughest auto rifles. Move over pulse rifles, the MIDA...

By Boston Blake on 25 December 2015
Rise of the Tomb Raider Sells Over 1 Million Copies

Rise of the Tomb Raider Sells Over 1 Million Copies

Microsoft reports Square Enix’s and Crystal Dynamics’ Rise of the Tomb Raider selling over 1 million copies since its release for the Xbox One on November 10 last year. According to a recen...

By Kyle Sledge on 25 December 2015
Weekly Video Game Round-Up: Hitman, Grand Theft Auto 5

Weekly Video Game Round-Up: Hitman, Grand Theft Auto 5

In this week’s Video Game Round-Up, we discuss a new racing game from Dying Light developer Techland, the first official gameplay walkthrough for Hitman, some new Grand Theft Auto 5 activ...

By Boston Blake on 23 December 2015
GTA Online's Double RP and Cash Event Starts Now

GTA Online's Double RP and Cash Event Starts Now

Starting today, all of Grand Theft Auto Online’s Adversary modes are doling out double the amount of Reputation and cash for fans of Rockstar’s open world title. Although Rockstar Games hasn’t offici...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 December 2015
Try Out Mortal Kombat X's New DLC Fighters

Try Out Mortal Kombat X's New DLC Fighters

NetherRealm Studios reveals that Mortal Kombat X’s new DLC characters will be available to play for free trial over the next few days, after opening a new Premier Tower.

By Rob Gordon on 13 December 2015
Top Selling Games of September 2015

Top Selling Games of September 2015

The NPD Group reveals the top selling games of September 2015, with NBA 2K16, Madden NFL 16, Metal Gear Solid 5, FIFA 16, and Destiny at the top of the list.

By Dalton Cooper on 13 December 2015
Weekly Video Game Round-Up: Metal Gear Solid 5: Phantom Pain, Disney Infinity 3.0, Team Fortress 2, and More

Weekly Video Game Round-Up: Metal Gear Solid 5: Phantom Pain, Disney Infinity 3.0, Team Fortress 2, and More

In this week’s Video Game Round-Up, we discuss a new football mode for Team Fortress 2, the Star Wars play sets for Disney Infinity 3.0, Metal Gear Solid explained, and more.

By Boston Blake on 13 December 2015
LEGO Dimensions Launch Trailer

LEGO Dimensions Launch Trailer

With the release of Lego Dimensions right around the corner, a final trailer brings together Batman, Ghostbusters, Back to the Future, and the power of imagination.

By Evan Hopkins on 12 December 2015
5 Gaming Things We're Thankful For This Year

5 Gaming Things We're Thankful For This Year

Thanksgiving – a time for family, stuffing one’s face with turkey, watching football, and then later going out and hunting down the year’s best Black Friday deals. Thanksgiving is also a t...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 December 2015
Weekly Video Game Round-Up: Hitman, Tetris, Star Wars Battlefront, and More

Weekly Video Game Round-Up: Hitman, Tetris, Star Wars Battlefront, and More

This last week was exciting for comic fans, as San Diego’s Comic Con produced some new and exciting revelations for both movie lovers and gamers. Among the news came new information about...

By Boston Blake on 03 November 2015
30 Minutes of Rise of the Tomb Raider Gameplay

30 Minutes of Rise of the Tomb Raider Gameplay

Arekkz Gaming releases a new video containing 30 minutes of gameplay from Square Enix’s and Crystal Dynamics’ forthcoming title, Rise of the Tomb Raider. WARNING! POTENTIAL SPOILERS AHEAD! With Ri...

By Kyle Sledge on 27 October 2015
Rise of the Tomb Raider Review

Rise of the Tomb Raider Review

The latest installment of the Tomb Raider franchise is easily the best one yet, with massive set pieces and gripping action. That said, replayability may be a factor. After it was confirmed that R...

By Riley Little on 26 October 2015
Watch the Opening of Rise of the Tomb Raider

Watch the Opening of Rise of the Tomb Raider

Video footage of the first half hour of Rise of the Tomb Raider surfaces, with pretty graphics, trigger-based action sequences, and spoilers abound. With Lara Croft set to make her return on Xbox 360...

By Cody Gravelle on 19 October 2015
Titanfall Reaches 10 Million Milestone

Titanfall Reaches 10 Million Milestone

In 2014, newly formed developer Respawn Entertainment released their very first game: a multiplayer first person shooter named Titanfall. Made available for the relatively new Xbox One as well as the...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 21 September 2015
Red Dead Redemption PC Was Never Seriously Talked About

Red Dead Redemption PC Was Never Seriously Talked About

Red Dead Redemption was one of the most loved games of the last generation. While everyone praised the likes of Grand Theft Auto 4 for its take on organized crime in New York City, Red Dead Redempt...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 September 2015
Battlefield Hardline Patch Coming

Battlefield Hardline Patch Coming

Visceral Games reveals the patch notes for the next ‘Battlefield Hardline’ update. There will be fixes to spawning as well as new damage and recoil stats for several weapons.

By Jasmine Henry on 30 August 2015
Mortal Kombat X PS3 & Xbox 360 Versions Cancelled

Mortal Kombat X PS3 & Xbox 360 Versions Cancelled

While many gamers leap at the first opportunity to get their hands on the next generation of consoles, not everyone can or does. Many game manufacturers support gamers who continue to use their las...

By Sarah Fields on 29 August 2015
WWE 2K16 Weekly Roster Update

WWE 2K16 Weekly Roster Update

On the heels of epic NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn and SummerSlam events this past weekend, WWE is riding high, and what better way to celebrate than with another roster update for the upcoming WWE 2K16? W...

By Dalton Cooper on 25 August 2015
Black Ops 2 Most Requested Backward compatible Game on Xbox One

Black Ops 2 Most Requested Backward compatible Game on Xbox One

As one of the largest announcements made during E3 2015, backward compatibility for the Xbox One was understandably massive news for gamers. With an immense library of potential Xbox 360 games to b...

By Riley Little on 30 July 2015
Mortal Kombat X: All Characters Unmasked

Mortal Kombat X: All Characters Unmasked

Mortal Kombat X has turned out to be anything but just another fighting sim. The latest installment in NetherRealms reboot of the classic fighter series has become one of the best-selling titles of...

By Denny Connolly on 26 July 2015
LEGO Dimensions Announcment

LEGO Dimensions Announcment

As Nintendo’s amiibo continue to sell out with each new wave and consumers are willing to pay ridiculous prices for them from third-parties, it’s clear that the wave of interactive gaming toys that...

By Denny Connolly on 24 July 2015
New LEGO Dimensions Characters

New LEGO Dimensions Characters

The toys to life game genre means big business now. The Skylanders games have been a huge hit, Nintendo recently revealed that they’d shipped over 10 million amiibo in under a year and the Disney In...

By Jasmine Henry on 24 July 2015
MKX Best Selling 2015 Game So Far

MKX Best Selling 2015 Game So Far

There’s still another five months before 2015 comes to and end, which means there are still tons of unreleased games that could become a top-seller or Game of the Year winner. However, that doesn’t...

By Kyree Leary on 20 July 2015
LEGO Marvel's Avengers

LEGO Marvel's Avengers

E3 2015 is less than a week away, with gamers primed in anticipation of all the big announcements, trailers, and surprises this time of year inevitably holds. As is typical, however, major news has...

By David Wharton on 13 June 2015
FIFA 16 Women's Soccer Teams

FIFA 16 Women's Soccer Teams

The FIFA game series prides itself on the level of real-world content available in-game. Last year’s FIFA 15 included every English Premier League stadium, as well as over 200 scanned player faces....

By Rob Gordon on 09 June 2015
Madden NFL 16 Cover Vote

Madden NFL 16 Cover Vote

Every year, fans of the Madden series look forward to not just news on gameplay features and changes, but also to who is selected as the game’s cover athlete. There’s usually much debate over which...

By Dalton Cooper on 07 June 2015
'Advanced Warfare' Sales May Underwhelm

'Advanced Warfare' Sales May Underwhelm

indisputably the biggest series of the last console generation, just a few years ago it seemed that Call of Duty might never be usurped from its position as king of the fall release schedule. Howev...

By Brad Jones on 23 March 2015
Titanfall DLC Free on Xbox

Titanfall DLC Free on Xbox

Today marks the one year anniversary of the launch of Titanfall, one of the first attempts of this generation of consoles to knock Call of Duty off its plinth as the most popular FPS for online mul...

By Brad Jones on 08 March 2015
Shadow of Mordor (The Bright Lord DLC)

Shadow of Mordor (The Bright Lord DLC)

With six films, an encyclopedia of books, and a handful of games under its belt, the Lord of the Rings franchise has plenty of lore to pull from when someone is looking to revisit the material. Last...

By Denny Connolly on 05 March 2015
Dying Light Special Edition Costs $386,000

Dying Light Special Edition Costs $386,000

As a collector at heart it’s hard not to feel compelled to pick up every Special Edition that’s unveiled. From the Mortal Kombat X Limited Edition by Coarse to the massive Evolve Goliath statue, th...

By Anthony Taormina on 18 February 2015
'Titanfall' Update Adding Co-Op Horde Mode & New Enemies

'Titanfall' Update Adding Co-Op Horde Mode & New Enemies

One of Microsoft’s flagship franchises heading into the “new-gen” Xbox One release, Titanfall has proved to be a success for both the publisher and freshman studio Respawn Entertainment. The game m...

By Ben Kendrick on 07 February 2015
'FIFA 16' Already in Development

'FIFA 16' Already in Development

FIFA 15 is already pushing boundaries when it comes to improved next generation visuals and player intelligence, which requires plenty of forethought and planning on the development stage. It also tu...

By John Jacques on 03 February 2015
Battlefield Hardline

Battlefield Hardline

‘Battlefield: Hardline’ puts a clever spin on the ‘Battlefield’ formula, but a serious identity crisis keeps it from being a solid step forward for the franchise.

By Anthony Taormina on 13 December 2014
Battlefield Hardline Connection Issues

Battlefield Hardline Connection Issues

Xbox One players report ‘Battlefield Hardline’ connection issues with the game’s multiplayer, but Electronic Arts claims the errors are the result of a DDoS attack.

By Anthony Taormina on 13 December 2014
Battlefield Hardline DLC Coming in June

Battlefield Hardline DLC Coming in June

In preparation for the release of ‘Battlefield Hardline’s first DLC, Criminal Activity, EA today reveals the list of additions coming with the expansion.

By Boston Blake on 13 December 2014
Lego Dimensions Adds Portal, Doctor Who, Jurassic World

Lego Dimensions Adds Portal, Doctor Who, Jurassic World

The cast of ‘Lego Dimensions’ continues to grow as leaked team and level packs throw ‘Portal 2’, ‘Doctor Who’, ‘Jurassic World’, ‘Scooby-Doo’, and more into the mix.

By Denny Connolly on 12 December 2014
NHL 15 (Next-Gen Players)

NHL 15 (Next-Gen Players)

With ‘NHL 15’ taking the series to next-gen consoles, the newest trailer shows off the improvements to player models, equipment, and jerseys.

By Andrew Dyce on 10 November 2014
Tropico 5

Tropico 5

The Tropico series has always been a unique entry in the genre of city building games. Criticism from fans was high after Tropico 4 was labeled as “more of the same,” doing little to dist...

By Matt Rowland on 16 October 2014
Skylanders Trap Team (The Discovery)

Skylanders Trap Team (The Discovery)

Activision has revealed the next iteration of its incredibly popular toys-to-life franchise. Prepare for ‘Skylanders Trap Team’ later this October.

By Riley Little on 28 August 2014
Wolfenstein: The New Order (Launch)

Wolfenstein: The New Order (Launch)

Few modern fans of triple-A shooters may still see the Wolfenstein name as one to be revered and respected, but a brand new generation is set to find out why robotic Nazi war machines and a heavy do...

By Andrew Dyce on 18 June 2014
Capcom 2013 Earnings and Dead Rising 3 Sales

Capcom 2013 Earnings and Dead Rising 3 Sales

As far as most gamers are concerned, 2013 looked like a fairly successful year for Capcom. Although Lost Planet 3 was unable to muster up very much buzz, the publisher/developer did deliver Monster...

By Denny Connolly on 06 June 2014
Watch Dogs' Sequel Will Make 'Radical' Changes

Watch Dogs' Sequel Will Make 'Radical' Changes

Ubisoft’s Watch Dogs has been one of the largest commercial successes of the new generation of consoles. The hacking thief-’em-up title set the Ubisoft launch day sales record when it was released...

By Rob Gordon on 01 June 2014
Persona 4 Arena Ultimax (E3 2014)

Persona 4 Arena Ultimax (E3 2014)

At one point, the idea of a fighting game based on a turn-based RPG franchise might have seemed like a ridiculous idea, but Persona 4 Arena proved that it could be a match made in heaven. Following...

By Ryan Blanchard on 01 April 2014
Call of Duty: Ghosts (Invasion DLC)

Call of Duty: Ghosts (Invasion DLC)

Although many Call of Duty fans are eagerly anticipating more news about Advanced Warfare at E3 early next month, the previous series entry, Ghosts, is still trucking along. In fact, the third DLC m...

By Anthony Taormina on 22 March 2014
Thief PC Requirements

Thief PC Requirements

Looking Glass Studios’ Thief: The Dark Project still stands as one of the most highly-regarded and influential stealth games of the 1990s, but these days PC gaming technology has moved on so far tha...

By Hannah Shaw-Williams on 27 February 2014
Wolfenstein: The New Order Review Round Up

Wolfenstein: The New Order Review Round Up

To say that Wolfenstein: The New Order has had a bumpy ride to launch would be to put it mildly. After word came through that the title would not feature multiplayer, combined with a lack...

By Anthony Taormina on 08 February 2014
Wolfenstein: The New Order

Wolfenstein: The New Order

Read our review to see if ‘Wolfenstein: The New Order’ packs enough punch to stand up to today’s blockbuster shooters.

By Andrew Dyce on 11 December 2013
Batman: Arkham Origins (Sequels)

Batman: Arkham Origins (Sequels)

Warner Bros. Montreal has one hard act to follow: with Batman: Arkham Origins, they won’t just be building a game around one of the most iconic superheroes of all time, but trying to live up to two...

By Andrew Dyce on 06 September 2013
Batman: Arkham Origins

Batman: Arkham Origins

A couple of months ago, Warner Bros. Interactive announced that we would be getting a new addition to the Batman video game franchise before the end of the year, and more recently rumors began sprea...

By Hannah Shaw-Williams on 22 June 2013
Battlefield 4 Vehicle Testing Range

Battlefield 4 Vehicle Testing Range

If only one reason was needed to start salivating over next-generation gaming, Battlefield 4 just might be it. Featuring multiplayer games with up to 64 players on a map at 60fps, with maps built o...

By Hannah Shaw-Williams on 30 May 2013
Mass Effect 3 (Omega DLC Launch Trailer)

Mass Effect 3 (Omega DLC Launch Trailer)

Nearly nine full months after the release of Mass Effect 3, and the subsequent “ending controversy,” BioWare is set to deliver the second post-launch single player DLC. Fans will remember that “From...

By Ben Kendrick on 29 December 2012
Crysis 3 (7 Wonders)

Crysis 3 (7 Wonders)

In collaboration with director Albert Hughes ‘Crysis 3’ gets the cinematic treatment. Check out episode 1 of the ‘7 Wonders’ web series, ‘Hell of a Town’ now.

By Andrew Dyce on 11 December 2012
Crysis 3 (The Nanosuit)

Crysis 3 (The Nanosuit)

EA and Crytek Studios have released a new gameplay trailer for ‘Crysis 3’ detailing new ‘Nanosuit’ functions – while also announcing a public multiplayer beta.

By Ben Kendrick on 11 December 2012
Next ‘Modern Warfare 3’ Content Drop Features Classic ‘Call of Duty’ Maps?

Next ‘Modern Warfare 3’ Content Drop Features Classic ‘Call of Duty’ Maps?

While Modern Warfare 3 has yielded quite the collection of downloadable maps and modes over its life span thus far, there is a considerable amount of fan enthusiasm forming around the ide...

By Anthony Taormina on 05 November 2012
The Amazing Spider-Man

The Amazing Spider-Man

Spider-Man returns to theaters this Summer in Marc Webb’s reboot of the blockbuster film franchise. In addition to his new big screen adventure, Spidey once again graces smaller screens in a game ti...

By Jeff Schille on 14 September 2012
The Amazing Spider-Man (Stan Lee & Bruce Campbell)

The Amazing Spider-Man (Stan Lee & Bruce Campbell)

We’re coming up fast on the June 26th release date for Activision’s The Amazing Spider-Man, and you know what that means — you’re running out of time to pre-order! Why would you want to do that? Pla...

By Jeff Schille on 26 June 2012
Conan O’Brien Plays ‘Hitman: Absolution’

Conan O’Brien Plays ‘Hitman: Absolution’

We know what you’re thinking: sure, Hitman: Absolution will be bringing new levels of stealth and story to Agent 47’s beloved franchise. And yes, you can easily find out what any number of gaming af...

By Andrew Dyce on 31 May 2012
‘Hitman: Absolution’ Director Responds To ‘Saints’ Trailer Concerns

‘Hitman: Absolution’ Director Responds To ‘Saints’ Trailer Concerns

A few weeks back, IO Interactive released the “Attack of the Saints” trailer for its upcoming title Hitman: Absolution. The trailer’s content caused an uproar from gamers, though the game’s director...

By Anthony Mole on 30 May 2012
The Amazing Spider-Man (Villain Screens)

The Amazing Spider-Man (Villain Screens)

Along with giving gamers there first look at The Amazing Spider-Man in action, developer Beenox also talked a little bit about their inspirations for creating this movie tie-in. While many tie-ins te...

By Anthony Taormina on 21 May 2012
Transformers: Fall of Cybertron (Dinobot Destructor Pack)

Transformers: Fall of Cybertron (Dinobot Destructor Pack)

Transformers: Fall of Cybertron has only been in the hands of players (read our review) for a few weeks and already, new content from High Moon Studios is available for download. Part of the appeal...

By Rob Keyes on 13 May 2012
Transformers: Fall of Cybertron (Metroplex)

Transformers: Fall of Cybertron (Metroplex)

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6esRsWitQIE Seeing the Dinobots in action and learning more about their new origins in Transformers: Fall of Cybertron is one thing. Commanding a city-sized Autobot an...

By Rob Keyes on 12 May 2012
‘Sniper: Ghost Warrior 2’ Hands-On Preview

‘Sniper: Ghost Warrior 2’ Hands-On Preview

There is never any shortage for gamers interested in experiencing modern combat through the eyes of a soldier on the front lines. But...

By Andrew Dyce on 17 March 2012
Toy Soldiers

Toy Soldiers

Short Version: Toy Soldiers is a fun WWI-themed tower defense game that will appeal to fans and newcomers of the genre alike. You would be hard-pressed to find a better gaming experience for 1200 M...

By Jason Weissman on 18 July 2010
Destiny: Crota Beat With DDR Mat

Destiny: Crota Beat With DDR Mat

One Destiny player has put their rhythm to the test by successfully taking down the Hive prince Crota using a Dance Dance Revolution mat as a controller. Sometimes it’s difficult not to feel a little...

By Brad Jones on 01 January 1970
Destiny Fan Wins Full Suit of Titan Armor

Destiny Fan Wins Full Suit of Titan Armor

In a new video, Sony shows off the impressive, life-size Destiny Titan armor it created for one lucky fan, and the time and effort required to build it. This past September, when Bungie released The...

By Boston Blake on 01 January 1970
Destiny's Content Plans for Early 2016

Destiny's Content Plans for Early 2016

What’s the future look like for Destiny in 2016? It’s a question that’s been on the minds of hardcore players likely since The Taken King launched, or soon thereafter. That’s not to say that what Bun...

By Anthony Taormina on 01 January 1970
Destiny: Sparrow Racing Leaderboards

Destiny: Sparrow Racing Leaderboards

Destiny fans create leaderboards to track times achieved by players in the Sparrow Racing League event that was added into the game earlier this week. This week saw Bungie introduce a new Destiny ev...

By Brad Jones on 01 January 1970
Destiny Emotes Now Dropping as Nightfall Rewards

Destiny Emotes Now Dropping as Nightfall Rewards

Destiny: The Taken King players now have a chance to earn old emotes as rewards for completing the weekly nightfall mission, previously sold by the Eververse Trading Company. The Eververse Trading C...

By Derek Nichols on 01 January 1970
Destiny Hot Fix Corrects New Exploits

Destiny Hot Fix Corrects New Exploits

Bungie releases a new hot fix for Destiny The Taken King just days after the December update launched in order to fix some major issues recently introduced into the game. The highly anticipated Decem...

By Derek Nichols on 01 January 1970
Rise of the Tomb Raider Chicken Bombs

Rise of the Tomb Raider Chicken Bombs

Those that pre-order Rise of the Tomb Raider from GameStop will receive the Holy Fire Card Pack as a bonus, which includes infinite flaming arrows and exploding chickens. Gamers that have decided to...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 January 1970
Microsoft on Fallout 4 vs. Tomb Raider

Microsoft on Fallout 4 vs. Tomb Raider

Microsoft’s Aaron Greenberg states that the company is ‘confident’ that Rise of the Tomb Raider can hold its own against the much-anticipated Fallout 4. When Microsoft paid for Rise of the Tomb Raide...

By Brad Jones on 01 January 1970
Destiny's Next Iron Banner Brings New Loot

Destiny's Next Iron Banner Brings New Loot

Bungie announced today that the Destiny‘s next Iron Banner PvP event will return at the end of December, bringing new weapons and PlayStation-exclusive armor. While many Destiny players have been rac...

By Weston Albert on 01 January 1970
Fallout 4 Having Fewer Quests Than Skyrim Could've Been Great

Fallout 4 Having Fewer Quests Than Skyrim Could've Been Great

A recent comparison chart reveals that Fallout 4 actually has less quest content than Skyrim. While many see that as a shortcoming, could less quests in an open world game be a good thing? If Bethesd...

By Cody Gravelle on 01 January 1970
Destiny Team Beats Oryx Without Firing Bullets

Destiny Team Beats Oryx Without Firing Bullets

A full squad of true Destiny Legends band together in Bungie’s sci-fi shooter to defeat Oryx in the King’s Fall Raid without using any bullets to take him down. Recently, a team comprised of Commande...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 January 1970
Destiny Guide: Sparrow Racing League

Destiny Guide: Sparrow Racing League

Bungie has officially brought Sparrow Racing to Destiny. Here are all the details you need to know to get the most gear (and fun) out of this three-week limited time event. The Sparrow Racing League...

By Weston Albert on 01 January 1970
Destiny: Exotic Boot Engrams Decrypting into Nothing

Destiny: Exotic Boot Engrams Decrypting into Nothing

One Destiny fan unfortunately reports that when decrypting an exotic boot Engram, it yields absolutely no returns, resulting in a completely wasted Engram. While playing Destiny, would-be Guardian an...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 January 1970
Destiny: Sparrow League Exploit Needs Fixing

Destiny: Sparrow League Exploit Needs Fixing

Destiny players uncover an exploit with Sparrow Racing that requires emergency attention from Bungie, as it bypasses the game’s most expensive microtransaction. Destiny players have uncovered an expl...

By Anthony Taormina on 01 January 1970
Destiny: Oryx Challenge Has Troublesome Bug

Destiny: Oryx Challenge Has Troublesome Bug

Bungie is aware of a troublesome Destiny bug with the Oryx challenge that sees Ogres teleporting around the map and making it hard to complete. Destiny players are reporting a new bug with the Oryx f...

By Anthony Taormina on 01 January 1970
How to Get 320 Gear in Destiny's Sparrow Racing

How to Get 320 Gear in Destiny's Sparrow Racing

With the new Sparrow Racing League, Bungie announced that players could earn 320 Light helmets and class items, but there is a specific way to do that. Here’s how. Sparrow Racing League, Destiny‘s ne...

By Weston Albert on 01 January 1970
Destiny Adds Paid Progression Boost

Destiny Adds Paid Progression Boost

Bungie releases a new piece of paid downloadable content for Destiny, which causes some controversy among the game’s community as a result of its paid boost to character progression. Earlier this yea...

By Brad Jones on 01 January 1970
Black Ops 3 Matchmaking Changes Removed

Black Ops 3 Matchmaking Changes Removed

Treyarch quietly tweaked the matchmaking system in Call of Duty: Black Ops 3, but harsh backlash from die-hard fans forces them to remove the changes. A few days ago, Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 develo...

By Anthony Taormina on 01 January 1970
Black Ops 3 Awakening DLC Release Date Revealed

Black Ops 3 Awakening DLC Release Date Revealed

Publisher Activision and developer Treyarch reveal the official release date for Call of Duty: Black Ops 3‘s first DLC expansion pack known as Awakening. Call of Duty: Black Ops 3‘s Awakening DLC is...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 January 1970
Destiny: Warpriest Challenge is Live

Destiny: Warpriest Challenge is Live

Without any official notice from Bungie, the first challenge mode for Destiny’s King’s Fall raid has gone live. Find out what it is and what rewards it offers. During last week’s Weekly Update Bungie...

By Anthony Taormina on 01 January 1970
Destiny Nerf Makes Oryx Solo Runs Near Impossible

Destiny Nerf Makes Oryx Solo Runs Near Impossible

Bungie’s latest Destiny patch nerfs the recharge time for the Sleeper Simulant fusion rifle, making it nearly impossible for players to solo Oryx in the King’s Fall raid. Even though Bungie’s most re...

By Boston Blake on 01 January 1970
Destiny: Oryx Challenge is Available Now

Destiny: Oryx Challenge is Available Now

[Update: In order to complete the challenge, fireteams need to wait to detonate the orbs until 16 have accumulated on the battleground. That means staggering Oryx but not going to detonate four times...

By Anthony Taormina on 01 January 1970
Destiny Player Beats Crota Solo Using Only His Voice

Destiny Player Beats Crota Solo Using Only His Voice

One seriously dedicated Destiny player goes solo to take on Crota, the Son of Oryx, without a controller and beats the Hive prince by only using voice commands. As chosen by Destiny‘s Reddit communit...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 January 1970
Destiny: Are Nothing Manacles Worthless?

Destiny: Are Nothing Manacles Worthless?

Destiny‘s exotic Warlock gauntlets, Nothing Manacles, have returned in Year Two, but many players are saying they are worthless after receiving a nerf. When Destiny‘s December Update was released ea...

By Weston Albert on 01 January 1970
Bungie Giving Destiny Players In-Game Gifts in January

Bungie Giving Destiny Players In-Game Gifts in January

Bungie announces today that gamers who play Destiny will receive in-game rewards in early January, including Strange Coins, Motes of Light, and an unannounced emblem. Today in a Year-End version of t...

By Weston Albert on 01 January 1970
Destiny Player Cheeses King's Fall Jumping Puzzle

Destiny Player Cheeses King's Fall Jumping Puzzle

One Destiny player has discovered a way to cross the jumping puzzle in the King’s Fall raid by only using the starting ship before traversing the entire expanse. Destiny: The Taken King‘s raid, King’...

By Weston Albert on 01 January 1970
Fallout 4: Every Power Armor Color Configuration

Fallout 4: Every Power Armor Color Configuration

Fallout 4’s focus on power armor means there are plenty of suits around the wasteland. Here’s a quick look at each possible paint combination for each type of armor! Most gamers who have tried out F...

By John Jacques on 01 January 1970
Fallout: New Vegas Beat in 20 Minutes for World Record

Fallout: New Vegas Beat in 20 Minutes for World Record

One intrepid Fallout: New Vegas fan plays through Bethesda’s and Obsidian Entertainment’s post-apocalyptic RPG, beating it in a little over 20 minutes. As many gamers are aware, Fallout: New Vegas of...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 January 1970
FIFA 15 Punishments for Hackers

FIFA 15 Punishments for Hackers

EA Sports is breaking out the ban hammer for potential FIFA 15 scammers and coin bots, and they aren’t being very lenient this time around either. In a recent post on their website, the publisher o...

By Anthony Taormina on 01 January 1970
Dragon's Dogma Sequel

Dragon's Dogma Sequel

Capcom producer Minae Matsukawa suggests that a full-fledged sequel to 2012’s Dragon’s Dogma requires fan feedback and support for the upcoming PC version of the game. Back in 2012, Capcom introduced...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 January 1970