From gravel-voiced protagonists to global threats and hyper-realistic combat, itís safe to say that quite a few modern first-person shooters take themselves pretty seriously. Thatís why itís such a breath of fresh air when something like Shadow Warrior comes along, an off-the-walls shooter that will soon make its way to the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.
If you've fallen in love with the Xbox One controller but you don't want to buy an Xbox One in order to use the controller, you're in luck: Microsoft is making a wired version of the Xbox One controller available for PC gamers starting this November.
Sega announced a cat-and-mouse game mode for Alien Isolation today called Survivor. Survivor Mode will ship the Isolation and then expand over the course of several months.
Previously it was reported that Activision had managed to sell-in to retailers an impressive $500 million worth of SKUs (stock keeping units), breaking even on their supposed $500 million dollar investment into the Destiny brand. Today, Activision has announced that the actual sell-through revenue of Destiny is only $325 million.
The Halloween season is nearly upon us, which means itís the perfect time to start thinking about what scream-inducing games you plan to play through the month of October. For those of you with a strong stomach and a love for classic, blood-soaked horror, Bethesda Softworks is making a strong argument for their fright-filled offering, The Evil Within, with a new Tokyo Game Show trailer.
Assassin's Creed Rogue, unlike other games in the series, has been announced for consoles but not the PC. Ubisoft suggested in a recent interview that that could change, though.
"Destiny is more than a game." That quote from USA Today kept popping up throughout the game's marketing campaign. I can see why that quote was chosen. It's simple but promises the world to gamers.
Rhythm games are still alive and kicking and, when it comes to Zen Studiosí genre offering for the PlayStation 4, ďkickingĒ is a more accurate description than you might expect.
It's often debated that a game's brand worth and the development studio behind it are determined by the Metacritic score Ė an aggregate of reviews from a collection of websites. This hotly contentious subject has become a topic of discussion recently due to all the middling and less-than-enthusiastic reviews that have poured out for Destiny.
One of the best games that helped define the Xbox 360's era is now available for free. Anyone who has a penchant to get some backstory on the Halo universe before the upcoming Halo: The Master Chief Collection launches this fall, will likely want to learn how it all began with Halo: Reach.
Watch Dogs was too serious and too lacking in personality for me. Ubisoft seems to be trying to fix that with the game's DLC campaign Bad Blood.
Electronic Arts has run into some serious troubles with the coin trading in FIFA 15's Ultimate Team mode. Essentially, the game's cash shop-oriented trading system has fallen victim to coin sellers and bot-market dealers. If it sounds like some kind of back-alley, cyber-crime marketplace... well that's because it is.
Small batches of developers from various studios are coming forward to pledge their support for the #GamerGate movement. These game-makers feel as if the industry needs a desperate change and have spoken up.
You know what a lot of people have been wondering about the latest Assassin's Creed title? If it's set during the French revolution, why are there no French accents from the cast of characters? Well that's a very good question, especially considering that in some previous Assassin's Creed titles the characters or locals did speak with an accent native to the region.