Posted by Aaron on November 19, 2013 |
The Games of the Xbox One Launch Day
Last week it was the PS4, this week it is the Xbox One’s turn. Here is a handy-dandy list of all the games available for the Xbox One (both retail and download) on day one. If you need some last minute advice on...
Posted by Aaron on November 13, 2013 |
The Games of the PS4 Launch Day
With the launch of the PS4 mere days away, we thought that we should round up all the info you need to get your “game” on. Here is a list of all the games (both retail and download) that will be available...
Posted by Aaron on November 8, 2013 |
The Games of November
Well folks the glut of releases is almost finished, but not before we get to the best new release of all…New Consoles! Even if you won’t get getting a PS4 or Xbox One, never fear, there are still a lot of...
Posted by Aaron on October 1, 2013 |
The Games of October
Well folks, the glut of holiday releases begins in October this year. Between Wind Waker HD, Beyond Two Souls, Pokemon X/Y, Batman Arkham Origins, Battlefield 4, & Assassin’s Creed 4, you are going to need a...
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Posted by Michael on Dec 10, 2013
Skullgirls fans will be sad to hear that Konami has requested the removal of the indie fighting game from Playstation Network and Xbox Live.
During a Twitch livestream, Lab Zero Games design director, Mike Zaimont, announced that the title will probably disappear from PSN by Dec. 17 and from XBL by Dec. 31.
“I don’t want to cast any aspersions but Konami submitted the request...
Posted by Michael on Dec 3, 2013
Fans looking forward to Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain, are going to have to hold out a while longer. Series creator, Hideo Kojima recently told Famitsu (translated by Siliconera) that the game will release separately from its prologue title, Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes.
After various video presentations of the game at this year’s GDC and E3, many people believed that...
Posted by Michael on Dec 2, 2013
Those of you who have wanted Telltale Games to release the second season of The Walking Dead won’t have to wait much longer. The developer just announced on its Twitter feed that the season two premiere episode will be out this month.
Alongside last season’s Clementine, Omid will be making a return.
The Walking Dead also made its way on Level Up’s Game of the Year nomination...
Posted by Michael on Nov 26, 2013
If you picked up an Xbox One this past week, there’s a small chance you’ve experienced a hardware issue or two; namely the grinding and clicking disc drive problem that prevented games from playing. The good news is that not only will Microsoft replace your defective console toot sweet, it’ll also throw in a free game.
Customers with a faulty console will get the choice of...
Posted by Michael on Nov 25, 2013
Fans of the Crash Bandicoot platforming series could soon see it return to gaming screens.
Rumors popped up of Activision selling the franchise to Sony when Redditor user Cocobandicoot noticed that the publisher removed any mention of it on their website.
An Activision representative recently confirmed, however, that the publisher still owns the Crash IP.
“Activision owns Crash...
Posted by Michael on Nov 22, 2013
Telltale Games, developer of The Walking Dead, is now working on a game based on George R.R. Martin’s Game of Thrones, according to a report by IGN.
Whether the game will be based off HBO’s Game of Thrones TV series or Martin’s A Song of Fire and Ice novels, which the first book is coincidentally titled Game of Thrones, remains unclear. It’s also unknown whether Telltale...
Posted by Aaron on Nov 20, 2013
With all the brouhaha about the PS4 and Xbox One the past two weeks, you might have missed two small bits of news, both of which have to do with the beleaguered “The Last Guardian.”
First up, during an interview last week for the PS4 launch with Spike TV, Shuhei Yoshida (SCE Worldwide President) was asked about the long awaited title. Yoshida told Spike that he had...
Posted by Michael on Nov 14, 2013
It was probably inevitable and Warner Bros. Interactive has just announced that it will be releasing Batman: Arkham Collection Edition, which will bring together the critically acclaimed series as a trilogy.
Arkham Asylum and City will come as digital downloads, while Origins will be in disc form. The PC version will have Game of the Year editions for Asylum and City, while Origins...
Posted by Level Up on Nov 12, 2013
If you’re a fan of Hatsune Miku, chances are you’ve already picked this game up. If you, like me, know little about Hatsune Miku or Vocaloids, this game has the potential to turn you into a fan. Actually, scratch that and let me rephrase: if you aren’t already a fan, you will be.
Project Diva F is a rhythm game in the style of Guitar Hero, Elite Beat Agents, and...
Posted by Aaron on Nov 5, 2013
We talked a little bit about Rain, the newest “art-house game” for PS3, when we played it at Tokyo Game Show last month. Now that we’ve had the chance to play the entire game, we wanted to talk about it some more and let you know why Rain is a good game that had the potential to be something very special.
For those of you that missed our TGS article about the...
Posted by Michael on Oct 22, 2013
It’s one thing to hear people say that you’re not a “hardcore gamer”, but it’s a pretty big slap to the face when the developer of your favorite franchise calls its most dedicated audience non-gamers.
Call of Duty developer, Infinity Ward suggested such a thing recently to OXM, as COD’s audience doesn’t play any titles unaffiliated with the series.
Posted by Aaron on Oct 22, 2013
The original Flashback: Quest for Identity is one of my all-time favorite games, and when I heard that the team behind the original was working on an HD remake I was thrilled. Flashback HD has actually been out since August, but it was originally first released as a timed exclusive for XBLA, and since I was waiting for the PS3 release (PS Plus discount for the win…I’m...
Posted by Michael on Oct 21, 2013
Killer Croc and Lady Shiva have just been revealed to be the final two assassins in Warner Bros.’ upcoming prequel, Batman: Arkham Origins.
This info was provided by AllGamesBeta and was leaked by someone who already has access to the game and can fight both enemies.
Co-created by Dennis O’Neil and Ric Estrada, Lady Shiva is considered to be one of the most skilled assassins in...
Posted by Level Up on Oct 19, 2013
For those who don’t already know, the Rune Factory series is a sort of combination between Harvest Moon and a dungeon-crawling action RPG. You can plant and harvest crops, make friends with the villagers, expand your farm, and woo eligible bachelors or bachelorettes like in Harvest Moon, sure, but you can also enlist townsfolk as party members and fight your way through...
Posted by Michael on Oct 16, 2013
Gamers hoping to get their hands on the highly-anticipated Watch Dogs next month will now have to wait longer, as Ubisoft just announced that the game’s release has been pushed back to spring 2014.
The Assassin’s Creed creator favored taking extra time to ensure the delivery of a quality title.
“As we got closer to release, as all the pieces of the puzzle were falling into...
Posted by Sherrie on Oct 4, 2013
Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA F 2nd (PS3/Vita)
Although Sega just got around to finally releasing the first Project DIVA F game as a downloadable title on the PSN in the States, here in Japan Hatsune Miku games have been going strong for a while, and next year will bring us a new one. The sequel to the first Project DIVA F game is slated to release Spring 2014 for the PS3 and Vita,...
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