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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Final Fantasy Type-0 Fan Translation Gets Shutdown By Square Enix
One of the most highly anticipated translations being worked on by the gaming community – a very passionate and dedicated community at that – has been shutdown with a cease and desist by Square Enix. How do we know? Well, the beta patch for the PSP version of the game has been pulled and work on the project must be brought to cessation.
PS4 Wins June Sales; Wii U Up 233% Over Last Year; Xbox One Still A Mystery
The NPD results for June have come in and the PlayStation 4 continues to dominate the sales charts. While numbers are hard to come by for the hardware figures, we do know a few things based on stats made available from a collection of sources.