Diablo 3's second season will be starting later this month. Today Blizzard announced the full schedule for Season 1's end and Season 2's launch.
Never underestimate the dedication and skill of a hardcore gamer. Programmer Rod Lima took on the daunting task of recreating Resident Evil 2 in the free version of the Unreal Engine, known as the Unreal Development Kit. The game is playable and a heck of a lot more functional than I would have imagined.
Some big news dropped on the final week of January as major gaming website network consisting of Joystiq, Massively and WoW Insider have shut down. These stories and more in this edition of the Weekly Recap.
The thing about cooking is that you don't always have to be revolutionary. Sometimes all you need to do is mix a few known ingredients together and add a dash of your own personal touches and, viola, you've got yourself a hearty meal that won't blow anyone's mind, but it should fill everyone right up. That's what I took away from Dying Light, an amalgam of many ideas into a meal that's not very original, but very tasty just the same.
Sega announced that they are closing an office in San Francisco and downsizing their force as they move to Northern California. Sega is also moving away from major console releases and focusing on portable, mobile and online PC games.
AMD has been making subtle jabs at rival video card manufacturer NVIDIA this week. The butt of their jokes is NVIDIA's recently released GTX 970 card.
Gaming blog Joystiq is no more. AOL confirmed that they're closing the site down on February 3rd following rumors earlier this week about its future.
Conan invited the two superstars from the rival teams set to meet head-to-head on Sunday at the Super Bowl, giving them a chance to exercise their video game skills and put a beating on each other without lifting a finger... except, to press buttons on the controller.
Raptr just announced that they users should heed their advice and change their user-account password as soon as possible. The interesting thing about the attack is that it's labeled as similar to the ones carried out recently against Xbox Live and the PlayStation Network.
We don't get many new releases on Thursdays but today Life is Strange debuted on Steam. The unusual release date seems fitting because, well, Life's an unusual game.
President Obama decided to appeal to nostalgic gamers over Facebook today. A new ad published out by his office today promotes healthcare by using the classic game Oregon Trail.
NetherRealm Studios released a new trailer for Mortal Kombat X, this time drawing the attention of fans to the one that harbors souls... Ermac. The new trailer is short, sweet and to the point, focusing on Ermac's special abilities and his bone-crunching finisher.
If you were hoping for some concrete evidence about when the Battlefield Hardline beta would get underway, it's now been certified by Visceral Games: Battlefield Hardline's open beta will take place between February 3rd and February 8th, next week.
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare's new Exo Zombies mode has a secret. Anyone who finds it will be treated to a bonus song while they slay the undead.
One of the most disappointing aspects of Diablo 3 is its bare-bones approach to player-versus-player. Unfortunately, that side of the game might not improve anytime in the future.