Citizens of Earth: Review in Progress (Wii U, 3DS)

by David Sanchez on January 23, 2015 @ 1:29 pm

As an EarthBound fan, it’s only natural that I jump at the opportunity to check out the latest RPGs influenced by Ness and company’s grand SNES adventure. Games like Cthulhu Saves the World and Boot Hill Heroes instantly spring to […]


Tekken 7 to Use Unreal Engine 4, Dev Hints Release on New Platforms

by David Sanchez on July 14, 2014 @ 12:15 pm

At EVO 2014, Bandai Namco Games revealed that Tekken 7 would utilize Unreal Engine 4. More info is set to be released at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con. Though specific platforms have yet to be confirmed, it appears that Tekken […]


Sniper Elite 3 Graphics Comparison Video Might Upset Some People

by David Sanchez on July 10, 2014 @ 12:29 am

The folks over at Digital Foundry have put together a comparison video of the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 versions of Sniper Elite 3. The video, which shows side-by-side shots of both versions in action, has already caused much debate. […]


You Can Vote to Have a ‘Real Zombie’ Included in Dead Island 2: Collector’s Edition

by David Sanchez on July 10, 2014 @ 12:10 am

The polls have opened, and you can now vote for what you want included in the special Dead Island 2: Collector’s Edition set. Among the items that you can vote for are sunglasses, vehicle replicas, statues, artbooks, steelbooks, and zombie […]


Shadow Warrior Chopping and Shooting Things on Xbox One, PS4 This September

by David Sanchez on July 9, 2014 @ 11:59 pm

“Make peace before I turn you into pieces.” That one line right there should pretty much be the factor by which you decide whether or not Shadow Warrior is something you need in your life. In case this is a […]


The Wolf Among Us Finale Drops Next Week

by David Sanchez on July 5, 2014 @ 9:45 am

If you’ve been keeping up with The Wolf Among Us, you’ll be glad to know that the finale is upon us. Due out next week, Telltale Games will put out the fifth episode of  its latest endeavor for the masses […]


Crimsonland to Shoot Zombies and Giant Spiders on PS4 Later This Month

by David Sanchez on July 2, 2014 @ 2:57 am

Developer 10tons will soon release its twin-stick top-down shoot-fest Crimsonland on the PlayStation 4. Due out on July 15, the game sees you taking on the role of a gun-toting badass who knows one thing: shoot everything. As detailed on […]


July’s Free PS Plus Offerings Include Dead Space 3, Doki-Doki Universe, and More

by David Sanchez on July 2, 2014 @ 2:41 am

July’s going to be packed with some pretty rad free goodies for PlayStation Plus subscribers. If you’re looking for some solid titles at no charge, there’s plenty to be stoked about, as revealed on the PlayStation Blog. On this month’s […]


Evolve E3 2014 Preview: Who Will Win the Battle of Man Versus Monster?

by David Sanchez on June 22, 2014 @ 10:59 am

Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel wasn’t the only thing 2K Games was showcasing at this year’s E3. Another shooter on the company’s priorities list was Evolve from Left 4 Dead developer Turtle Rock Studios. The four-on-one multiplayer shooter switches things up by […]


Dead Island 2 E3 2014 Preview: Lighthearted Zombie Killin’

by David Sanchez on June 15, 2014 @ 12:37 pm

Dead Island has always been one of those joyfully dumb series that’s just really fun to play but maybe takes itself too seriously. This year at E3, Deep Silver showcased the next entry in the zombie franchise, aptly titled Dead […]


Tales from the Borderlands Cast Gets Two Recognizable Names

by David Sanchez on June 6, 2014 @ 9:02 am

If you’re big into your geekery, chances are you’ve heard of Chris Hardwick and Sam Witwer. Whether or not that’s the case, you should still know both of these individuals will be voicing characters in the upcoming Tales from the […]


PSN Will Be Down for Maintenance Monday, June 2

by David Sanchez on May 31, 2014 @ 2:58 pm

Sony announced that the PlayStation Network will be down this Monday, June 2. The service will be going through maintenance from 9:50 AM to 3:30 PM PT. Oh, come on, it’s not all that bad. I mean, think of it […]


The Walking Dead, The Wolf Among Us Adventure onto Xbox One, PS4

by David Sanchez on May 31, 2014 @ 2:26 pm

Telltale Games is gladly entering the realm of current consoles with The Walking Dead and The Wolf Among Us on the Xbox One and PlayStation 4. The studio made the big announcement on its blog yesterday. Disc versions of The […]


The Evil Within Pushed Back to October, Just in Time for Halloween

by David Sanchez on May 27, 2014 @ 10:51 am

Speaking of delays, you can now add The Evil Within to the list of anticipated games that have just recently been pushed back. Thankfully, this one’s a fairly short delay. Rather than hitting consoles and PC this August, the project […]


The Order: 1886 Delayed to 1887 … I mean, 2015

by David Sanchez on May 27, 2014 @ 10:29 am

You can rule out the late 2014 launch for The Order: 1886 as the game has officially been delayed. As indicated on Destructoid, the game is now set to release sometime in early 2015. Neither Sony nor developer Ready At […]


Resogun Getting DLC in June

by David Sanchez on May 26, 2014 @ 3:27 pm

Housemarque’s side-scrolling shoot ‘em up Resogun managed to take PlayStation 4 owners by storm when it launched digitally alongside the console on November 15. Well, for those of you who were pleasantly surprised by the shooter six months ago — […]


Wolfenstein: The New Order Takes the Fight to the Nazis, Out Now

by David Sanchez on May 20, 2014 @ 10:23 am

Bethesda’s next big game has arrived as Wolfenstein: The New Order launches today. Developed by MachineGames, the FPS is available across the Xbox One, Xbox 360, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and PC. Already The New Order has been on the […]


EA Confirms That More ‘Titanfall Experiences’ Will Be Coming

by David Sanchez on May 7, 2014 @ 9:23 am

According to EA, fans of the Respawn Entertainment-developed FPS Titanfall can expect even more from the series down the road. Of course, you probably already knew that anyway. As indicated on IGN, the giant robot shooter managed to sell a […]


Sound Shapes Gets New Sound and Art DLC Packs

by David Sanchez on May 6, 2014 @ 11:27 am

New content launches today for Queasy Games’ music/creation/platformer experience Sound Shapes. As detailed in a PlayStation Blog post, the Brass Sound Pack and Nature Art Pack downloads give you more to play around with and are priced at 99 cents […]


Free on PS Plus: The Quirky Stick It to the Man Scores the Golden Goal in PES 2014

by David Sanchez on May 6, 2014 @ 11:06 am

Today Sony is offering up two free games for PlayStation Plus subscribers. The first is the quirky adventure game Stick It to the Man for the PlayStation 4. Developed by Zoink, the game has a cool art style reminiscent of […]


The Last of Us Lead Character Artist Michael Knowland Leaves Naughty Dog

by David Sanchez on April 28, 2014 @ 12:38 pm

Well, you can add another one to the list. Yet another Naughty Dog employee has moved on and left the developer. We previously reported on the departures of Creative Director and Writer Amy Hennig and Art Director Nate Wells, as […]


Assassin’s Creed Is Ubisoft’s Best-Selling Franchise, But You Probably Already Figured

by David Sanchez on April 21, 2014 @ 9:12 am

Ubisoft’s corporate website is listing some pretty interesting numbers. Specifically, the page reveals the company’s top selling franchise. Yes, it’s Assassin’s Creed. Collectively, the series has managed to hit 73 million units — an impressive feat, no doubt. Second place […]


Naughty Dog Art Director Nate Wells Leaves Studio to Join The Unfinished Swan Dev

by David Sanchez on April 21, 2014 @ 8:44 am

Former Naughty Dog Art Director Nate Wells has departed from the company to pursue other ventures with The Unfinished Swan developer Giant Sparrow. Wells confirmed the news on Twitter, saying that he joined the team on April 3. The art […]


Minecraft Getting PS3 Retail Version Next Month

by David Sanchez on April 16, 2014 @ 11:26 am

The insanely popular voxel-based world builder Minecraft will soon be widely available in yet another format. Taking to the PlayStation Blog, Mojang announced that Minecraft: PlayStation 3 Edition will hit retail shelves beginning May 16. As expected, this version of […]


InFamous: Second Son Is the Series’ Fastest Selling Installment

by David Sanchez on April 16, 2014 @ 10:53 am

Sony has revealed that InFamous: Second Son quickly became the fastest selling game in Sucker Punch Productions’ open world action-adventure series. As indicated by Destructoid, the PlayStation 4 title managed to hit 1 million sales within nine days. These are […]


Watch Dogs Season Pass Detailed, Add-On Campaign Coming Post-Launch

by David Sanchez on April 11, 2014 @ 1:36 pm

Upcoming spy-and-hack title Watch Dogs is set to receive the season pass treatment when it launches next month. The listing for the downloadable pass is now up for pre-order on GameStop (Thanks, Joystiq!), where you can purchase it for $19.99. […]


It’s Official: The Last of Us Remastered Heads to PS4 This Summer

by David Sanchez on April 11, 2014 @ 10:59 am

After months and months of speculation and rumors, it looks like The Last of Us is indeed coming to the PlayStation 4. Aptly titled The Last of Us Remastered, the game is now available for pre-order through the Sony Entertainment […]


The Evil Within PAX East Trailer Is Terrifyingly Surreal

by David Sanchez on April 11, 2014 @ 9:37 am

The upcoming Bethesda-published survival horror game from Shinji Mikami and developer Tango Gameworks recently got a new trailer in time for PAX East. As expected, it’s quite horrific and super creepy. More than anything, though, it’s incredibly surreal. The whole […]


King Oddball Drops a Load of Rocks on PS4

by David Sanchez on April 7, 2014 @ 10:56 am

After initially making its rounds on iOS platforms and PC and most recently popping up on the Vita, King Oddball from 10tons is set to brings its offbeat physics-based destruction to the PlayStation 4. In King Oddball, you must swing […]


The Last of Us PS4 Confirmed by Sony Eurasia, Denied by SCEE

by David Sanchez on March 27, 2014 @ 4:02 pm

It’s no secret that PlayStation 4 owners have been clamoring for The Last of Us. Having found major success on the PlayStation 3, Naughty Dog’s latest award-winning endeavor has garnered a massive fan base. Well, if recent reports are any […]


Aztez Bringing Brawling and Strategy Together on Xbox One, PS4, PS Vita, Wii U and PC

by David Sanchez on March 18, 2014 @ 10:56 am

The two-man studio at Team Colorblind is currently toiling away on a brand new game for (inhale) the Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Vita, Wii U, PC, Mac, and Linux (exhale). Titled Aztez, the game features a combination of fast-paced beat […]


Indie Horror Story Home Heading to PS4, PS Vita, Possibly with New Content

by David Sanchez on March 18, 2014 @ 10:31 am

Developer Benjamin Rivers’ pixelated psychological horror experience Home will soon be making its way to the PlayStation 4 and Vita. The announcement was made yesterday on the PlayStation Blog by Rivers. The upcoming PlayStation Network version of Home will feature […]


Costume Quest 2 Goes on the Hunt for Even More Candy on Consoles, PC

by David Sanchez on March 13, 2014 @ 5:35 pm

As someone who fell in love with the original Costume Quest, it brings me great joy to report that publisher Midnight City has announced the return of the series with Costume Quest 2. Double Fine is bringing back the first […]


Ubisoft Montreal Explains Watch Dogs Delay

by David Sanchez on March 11, 2014 @ 2:20 pm

Following an unexpected delay, Ubisoft’s latest franchise Watch Dogs is now set to debut on May 27. Speaking on the Ubisoft blog, Senior Producer Dominic Guay explained exactly what the reason was for pushing the debut game back. As it turns […]


Kojima Wonders if Players Will Be Able to Finish MGS V: The Phantom Pain

by David Sanchez on March 11, 2014 @ 10:01 am

After revealing at the end of 2013 that Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain would be “hundreds of times larger” than Ground Zeroes, series creator Hideo Kojima has followed up on his previous statements. Specifically, Phantom Pain will be […]


Naughty Dog Says Last of Us Directors Not Involved in Uncharter Writer Amy Hennig’s Departure

by David Sanchez on March 11, 2014 @ 9:11 am

Shortly following last week’s big news story surrounding the departure of Uncharted Creative Director and Writer Amy Hennig from Naughty Dog, the studio addressed the situation. According to sources close to IGN, The Last of Us Directors Neil Druckmann and […]


Galak-Z to Blast Its Way Through Space on PS Vita

by David Sanchez on March 10, 2014 @ 10:02 am

Having previously been confirmed for the PlayStation 4 and PC, space shooter Galak-Z will now also make its way to the Vita. Developer 17-Bit made the official announcement on the PlayStation Blog. The studio expressed its adulation of both Spelunky […]


Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition Announced for Xbox One, 360, PS4, Wii U

by David Sanchez on March 6, 2014 @ 11:05 am

Developer Drinkbox Studios is prepping its acclaimed 2013 brawler Guacamelee for release on a handful of new platforms after finding initial success on the PlayStation 3, Vita, and Steam. Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition is headed to the Xbox One, […]


MGS V: The Phantom Pain on PC Is Something Kojima ‘Would Like to Do’

by David Sanchez on March 6, 2014 @ 10:04 am

If you’re looking forward to Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain on the Xbox One, Xbox 360, PlayStation 4, or PlayStation 3, you’re set. The game’s been long confirmed for those platforms, so there’s no worrying for those particularly […]


Watch Dogs Gets May Launch Date

by David Sanchez on March 6, 2014 @ 6:48 am

Following leaked info surrounding the launch for Watch Dogs courtesy of GAME (Man, those guys are getting into the habit of doing that, eh?), Ubisoft has made it official by confirming the rumored May 27 release date. A post on […]