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.
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.
Xbox One's August Update Detailed By Microsoft
The Xbox One will receive another major system update in August. Microsoft's Larry "Major Nelson" Hryb outlined the patch's major features in a new blog post this weekend.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Crew Developer Explains How They Managed 1080p On Xbox One
One of the big things that has plagued the Xbox One throughout its tenure on the market is that it can't regularly hit native 1080p. Well, the developers for Ubisoft's upcoming open-world racing game, The Crew, explain how they managed to accomplish the often hard to hit target of 1080p on the Xbox One.
Microsoft Aiming For Japanese Indies On Xbox One
In a new interview, the head of the ID@Xbox program spoke about how Microsoft has plans to attack regions outside of the U.S., when it comes to accommodating indie titles.
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.