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Ryse, Crysis 3 Producer Leaves Crytek
Whether people want to acknowledge that Crytek is in some kind of dire trouble or not, it's quite apparent that a lot of the top staff that makes a game tick during its development process are no longer working with the company.
Battlefield Hardline Delayed To 2015
Battlefield Hardline won't be launching this fall. DICE VP and Group GM Karl Magnus Troedsson revealed this evening that the cops-and-robbers shooter will be arriving in early 2015 instead.
PlayStation Play 2014 Promotion Brings Four Indie Games To PS4, PS3, Vita
The PlayStation Play 2014 summer promotion has gone live, once again highlighting four indie games and offering pre-order discounts for Plus subscribers, as well as money back depending on how many of the games you purchase. This year’s crop of titles includes Rogue Legacy, The Swapper, Hohokum and CounterSpy.
Dark Souls 2 Sunken King DLC Out Today
The first installment of Dark Souls II’s DLC trilogy is ready for daring adventurers, out today on the PlayStation Network, Xbox Live Marketplace and Steam. In today’s Crown of the Sunken King pack, you can expect new areas to explore, new monsters to battle, new bosses to topple and, yes, new ways to die over and over again.
Halo's Former Composer Wins Lawsuit Settlement Over Bungie's Firing
Marty O'Donnell is no longer working with the company that helped put his name on the map due to undisclosed reasons. All we know is that the top executives of Bungie fired O'Donnell and he's not coming back. Well, the composer filed a lawsuit and actually won a recent settlement.
Killzone Shadow Fall Adds Two More Free Maps To Multiplayer
What’s better than shooting your friends in online multiplayer? Shooting your friends in online multiplayer in new and exciting locations! And Killzone Shadow Fall players will have the opportunity to do exactly that as a pair of brand new maps get added to the game’s competitive multiplayer modes.
Wii U's Consumer Interest Skyrockets By 50% Thanks To E3
A new survey report commissioned by IHS and GamesIndustry.biz measured purchasing intent and interest for the current generation consoles, the Xbox One, the PlayStation 4 and the Wii U. What the report uncovered was rather fascinating.
Destiny: An Account Of My Awakening
I open my eyes and stare into the soft blue glow of a Ghost. At least, that’s what the flying, spinning contraption called itself; a Ghost. Truth be told, I think I’m more of a ghost than this yammering machine. I was supposed to be dead.
No Man's Sky Dev Wants To Avoid Over-Hype
No Man's Sky meteoric rise to fame came from its dedication to showcasing actual gameplay footage and aiming big with ambitious ideas. Well, according to Hello Games, all the hype and media attention is great for getting a game coverage, but the hype can also ruin the potential of the game, too.
Oddworld And New Walking Dead Chapter Headline Weekly PlayStation Update
This week’s releases on the PlayStation Network are a mixed bag, offering up a revitalized classic from the PS1 era, card battles, bike races, zombies and furry critters toting big guns. That either lets you know a little something-something about tomorrow’s new launches or could be used to describe a perfect weekend.
Last Of Us: Remastered's 1080p, 60fps On PS4 Was A Test For Uncharted 4
The team notes that The Last of Us on PS4 was all a test for using the engine to help with getting Uncharted 4: A Thief's End to run at 1080p and 60fps on the PlayStation 4.
Destiny Beta Going Down For Maintenance, Special Rewards Incoming
Bungie shared the full schedule for Destiny's beta today. The schedule reveals that the PS4 and PS3 test will be shutting down for several days for maintenance.
Crytek's Graphics Engineer Joins id Software To Work On Doom
The lead graphics engineer at Crytek – the guy responsible for laying down the foundation and groundwork for the CryEngine and related technology – has left the studio to pursue (or further) his career at id Software.
Destiny Class Guide Details Hunter, Titan, Warlock
Bungie recently opened up the game's beta for those who pre-ordered the game, and have allowed them to get in some play time with the first-person shooter on the PS3 and PS4. This week the beta for the Xbox One and Xbox 360 will get underway and there's no better time to learn about the character classes than right now.
The Swapper Clones Itself On PlayStation, Pre-Orders Start Soon
For those of you who like to stake a claim on games nice and early, pre-orders will go live on the PlayStation Network this coming Tuesday, July 22. And yes, the game is a cross-buy title, so you can buy it for one platform and *ahem* swap to another platform at no additional charge.