Video Game News
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.
Styx: Master of Shadows Sneaks Up With A New Story Trailer
Styx: Master of Shadows is sneaking up on its “sometime in 2014” release window and, with only a few months left to emerge from darkness, it looks like the team at Cyanide wants to remind everyone what lies in wait.
The Evil Within 16 Minute Gameplay Video Is Genuinely Terrifying
Bethesda gave PewDiePie some exclusive hands-on play time with their upcoming horror title, The Evil Within. The game is being made by the legendary Shinji Mikami and his new team at Tango Gameworks.
Frame-Rate Is King On Xbox One, PS4, Says OlliOlli Dev
If the mechanics are pretty cool but get hampered by constant frame-drops or stuttering, such as Bayonetta on the PlayStation 3 or GTA IV on both the Xbox 360 and PS3, it can ruin the experience. Well, one developer explains why it's important to put gameplay and gameplay performance ahead of everything else.
The Sims 4 Video Features 20 Minutes Of Gameplay
Electronic Arts and Maxis released a new video of footage they showcased at this year's E3 event behind closed doors. Now, the entire public gets to see what only a select few managed to witness at the largest video game event of the year.
Microsoft Catches Ire From Advertisers Over Xbox Entertainment Studios Shutdown
Advertisers are not happy about the closure due to the fact that it happened only three months after the XBES pitched deals to major media advertisers, in an attempt to help build interest around planned scripted and documentary shows.
Mass Effect 4 Will Be Discussed By BioWare This Week
Mass Effect fans will get more details on the series' fourth chapter this week. BioWare is holding a panel discussion this week about Mass Effect 4's development.
Doom Details Won’t Arrive Until 2015
Bethesda and id Software unveiled their newest version of Doom at this year's QuakeCon. Only the attendees were able to see the actual gameplay footage of the re-envisioned rendition of the classic first-person shooter. Turns out, the QuakeCon goers will be the only outsiders to see Doom for a very, very, very long time to come.
Destiny Beta Adds Iron Banner Maps Today
Destiny's beta test on PS4 and PS3 is going to expand today with some new content. Bungie plans to launch a special competitive event called the Iron Banner.
Hearthstone Curse Of Naxxramas Launches Next Week On PC, Mac, iPad
Blizzard is following through on their promise to release Hearthstone's first expansion pack this month. Curse of Naxxramas will be available next week on all platforms.
Weekly Recap: Destiny's Beta Gets Underway And 5 Other Big Stories
Destiny's beta gets underway for PlayStation consoles. Doom is unveiled at this year's QuakeCon. Tekken 7 is announced at Evo and tons more news in this July 19th, 2014 edition of the Weekly Recap.
World Of Warcraft Leads Sub-Based MMOs In 2013 With $1.03 Billion
Subscription based MMOs are on a rapid decline, as far as revenue is concerned. This is what the takeaway point is from a new SuperData market research report that delineates the subscription-based MMO model and its revenue from 2013.
Rainbow Six: Siege Multiplayer Gameplay Video Released
Ubisoft wanted to change their image as the company who puts out amazing stage demos but fails to deliver on the gameplay front, by releasing an actual gameplay video of Rainbow Six: Siege.
Assassin's Creed: Memories Brings Card Battle Killin' To iOS
It’s time to once again step through the pages of history and, you know, murder all kinds of crooked politicians and such, as GREE, Ubisoft and PlayNext unveil Assassin’s Creed: Memories, an upcoming free-to-play game heading to iOS.