Denial Victorious in Call of Duty Championship 2015 Grand Final

Denial eSports fought against Team Revenge to claim the Call of Duty Championship 2015 title and the first prize of US$ 400,000 over the weekend in downtown Los Angeles. On the tournament’s’ second day, favourites Optic Gaming lost to Denial and then Faze Red, who also toppled another favorite Team Envy. Denial, Faze Red and […]

Black Tusk Posts Gears of War Teaser

Black Tusk Studios, the first-party Microsoft developer currently working on the next entry in the Gears of War franchise, posted a teaser image of its motion capture set. The photo, which surfaced in a tweet by Black Tusk’s Jack Felling, showcases an actor holding one of the game’s imposing firearms. Last day of the shoot… […]

Do Games Have an Obligation to Go Beyond Entertainment?

Welcome back to Game Scoop!, IGN’s weekly video game talk show. We start with a big topic this week: Do video games have an obligation to reach beyond mere entertainment? After that we consider a Nintendo and Apple team up, discuss whether or not we like our protagonists silent, and run down the worst games […]

Mortal Kombat X Custom Costume Revealed

NetherRealm Studios has announced a day one custom skin for Raiden in its upcoming fighting game Mortal Kombat X. The studio revealed the news during today’s live Twitch stream. In order to get the skin, you must be a member of the WB Play customer rewards service. Check out Raiden’s custom costume below. Just yesterday, […]

Mortal Kombat X Liu Kang Variations Detailed

During today’s live Mortal Kombat X stream, recently-revealed fighter Liu Kang’s variations were shown off. Dragon’s Fire, Flame Fist, and Duality variations were shown. Liu Kang’s Dragon’s Fire variation was described as being close to the Liu Kang players are familiar with. Perhaps his most recognizable move is his bicycle kick. The Flame Fist variant […]

Who is the Greatest Fictional Team of All Time?

Welcome back to IGN’s Super Team Tournament 64! With your help, we’re now much closer to determining the greatest fictional team in history. After the tournament’s explosive opening and this week’s super brutal Round 2 we’ve seen several high-profile teams knocked out of contention, including The Fellowship of the Ring, The Autobots, and the Ghostbosters. The picks aren’t […]

Goro Will Be Coming to Mortal Kombat X as DLC

During today’s Mortal Kombat X livestream, NetherRealm revealed that gamers will be able to add Goro to their roster of fighters even if they didn’t pre-order the game. However, there’s a catch. Whereas Goro is a free pre-order bonus, to pick him up later down the road it will cost you. Answering questions from fans […]

Easy Fatalities Coming to Mortal Kombat X

NetherRealm Studios revealed today that Easy Fatalities will be a part of the upcoming Mortal Kombat X. Tyler Lansdown, community specialist for NetherRealm, confirmed the addition of the easy fatalities during a Mortal Kombat X livestream. “A couple eagle-eyed viewers have noticed a symbol with a skull on it” on screens of the game, Lansdown […]

Chronicling the Konami vs. Kojima Controversy

The past several days have been rife with rumors, reports, joint statements, and cancelations all centered around Metal Gear Solid creator Hideo Kojima’s current standing with Konami. There’s a lot to process and sort through here, so we’ve provided a simplified rundown on all the major developments surrounding all the Kojima-related drama. The controversy first […]

A Visual History of Racing Games

Today’s beautifully rendered racing games, with their licensed cars and amazing attention to detail, are a continuation of one of gaming’s oldest genres. Back in 1974, Taito’s Speed Race featured black and white graphics of a blocky on a vertically scrolling road. Interest in the genre meant racing games were able to evolve with gaming since […]

Destiny: Discussing Raid Matchmaking

Download Fireteam Chat Here Bungie released the big Vault news this week, but Jose and Destin are talking about raid matchmaking and an interesting question posed by a fan. Should the DLC ever be made free? Jose and Destin discuss. Please let us know what you think of the show in the comments or email […]

Everything You Need to Know From Today’s Mortal Kombat X Live Stream

During today’s Kombat Kast, developer NetherRealm shared new details about gruesome fatalities, a cool new Raiden skin, and a certain four-armed kombatant. We covered all the MKX news on IGN, and now we’re rounding up all the big stories and videos you shouldn’t miss. Goro was already confirmed as a pre-order bonus character in MKX, […]