The gaming industry loves sequels. Publishers capitalize on a game's success by funding one, or sometimes multiple, follow-ups. In many cases, these sequels are very similar to the original game. However, every so often, a sequel barely resembles the game that came before it.
The 2015 release calendar finally gets rolling this week, with the PlayStation Network offering up a sizable amount of content spread across multiple genres. Expect to revisit the over-the-top antics of Saints Row IV with a massive new DLC update, some microscopic puzzle action, a remade horror classic and even a new RPG that pays homage to the beloved Earthbound.
Saints Row 4 will be celebrating the holidays with a special DLC pack called "How the Saints Save Christmas." This add-on is one of several celebrations they have planned for the end of the year.
Saints Row 4's next DLC will be out before the end of the month. Enter the Dominatrix, inspired by the cancelled Saints Row: The Third expansion, provides a new system of missions that help SR4 further earn its "Mature" rating.
Releasing on the same week as Grand Theft Auto V, Saints Row IV has some new DLC that Volition and Deep Silver hopes will keep you from tuning into Rockstar's seventh generation magnum opus.
The Dubstep gun in Saints Row IV has captivated many gamers, bringing together torn apart families, bridging the gap of music tastes between jilted lovers, and arousing laughs from scorned adulterers. In a way, the Dubstep gun is peace. With that in mind, Volition has decided to branch out and bring in even more gamers by allowing the Dubstep gun to embody even more powers.
Saints Row 4 is receiving its first two DLC packs today. Deep Silver also took the opportunity to announce the sales figures for the game's first week in stores.
With all the PS4 and Xbox One news coming out of Gamescom today, it can be easy to lose track of what's actually coming out right now. Saints Row 4 publisher sent out a launch trailer today to humble remind us that the game is now available throughout North America.
Tomorrow is Tuesday, a special time of the week for anyone gaming on a PlayStation platform as it marks the latest and greatest releases for games, DLC, this, that and the other. It’s a pretty awesome week all around, featuring a gang leader turned president turned super hero, diving, kicking, alien conspiracies and an army of Disney characters.
I can't say I'm a big fan of the super-absurdity of Saints Row games but I do appreciate their candor and humor. A few new videos for Saints Row IV have gone live and it should go without saying that since they're story-missions they contain obvious spoilers.
Do you like all that classy romance in Mass Effect? You know, the kind where you try to have a normal conversation and you end up as half-naked polygonal models humping and bumping in space? Yeah, friendship ain't an option when the world is at stake. Well, Volition went the same route with Saints Row IV, keeping all the pleasantries of the romance that you would usually find in a BioWare game.
Today Volition released the Saints Row 4 Inauguration Station. This program allows you to create your SR4 character before the game's launch later in the month.
Saints Row 4 has been rejected by the Classification Review Board in Australia. The game can't be sold or advertised in that country until developer Volition edits the content that this board deems unacceptable.
Saints Row 4 publisher Deep Silver confirmed today that the sandbox action game has gone gold. With development on the base game officially complete, they decided today was a good time to start talking about their downloadable content plans.
During a Saints Row 4 Comic Con panel, developer Deep Silver Volition revealed the first downloadable content details for Saints Row 4. The first post-launch add-on for the game will be called Enter the Dominatrix.