Out This Week: September 1, 2014

With so many new games and movies coming out, it can be hard to keep up. Lucky for you, IGN is here to help with a weekly round-up of the biggest releases each and every week. Check out the latest releases for this week, and be sure to come back next Monday for a new […]

9 Best GTA 5 Missions

Life in Grand Theft Auto 5 is never dull. The vast state of San Andreas plays host to midair collisions, savage gunfights, and talking animals in dozens of outrageous missions. We’ve created a list of the nine GTA 5 missions that represent the best excitement, humor, and spectacular escapism you can find in Los Santos. […]

Resident Evil Revelations 2 Officially Revealed

Update: Since we published this article, Capcom confirmed the platforms for Resident Evil Revelations 2. It will launch on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One, Xbox 360, and PC. The original story is below. Today, Capcom took the stage at Sony’s pre-TGS PlayStation press conference in Japan and confirmed a rumor that’s been circulating for […]

Getting Digitally-Distributed Games Classified in Australia to Be Cost-Free

Last Thursday’s significant new amendment to the classification system in Australia, which now allows for automated, cost-effective classification for digital and mobile games, represents the long-awaited arrival of some of the 43 classification system fixes proposed by the Australian Law Reform Commission (ALRC) almost three years ago. Technically every game released in Australia is required […]

The Hidden History of Far Cry 3

“I said everything I wanted to say about shooters with Far Cry 3.” Jeffrey Yohalem is still getting questions about the story he wrote for 2012’s Far Cry 3. He recently fielded an AMA on Child of Light and still the shadow of Vaas and golden tigers wavered on the walls. And someone blamed him […]

PAX 2014: Mortal Kombat X’s Gross Fatalities Will Make You Squirm

I don’t consider myself the squeamish type, yet I couldn’t help but wince as I saw fatalities in Mortal Kombat X. The version we play at PAX is setup to showcase deadly finishing moves easily. I admit Fatalities have been my favorite part of prior MK games. They always delivered a funny dose of shock […]

Titanfall Getting a New Pilots-Only Game Mode

Respawn Entertainment has revealed that update six is in the works for Titanfall, introducing a new featured game mode called Pilot Skirmish and making Marked for Death a permanent fixture of the first-person shooter. The biggest change for Titanfall in update six is Pilot Skirmish, which removes AI and Titans. As such, player size is […]

Final Tracks Revealed for Fantasia: Music Evolved

Harmonix announced the final tracks in the initial lineup for Disney Fantasia: Music Evolved at Pax today. The artists were announced during the “Music Evolved –– From 8-Bit Soundtrack to Gameplay” panel. Award-winning composer Inon Zur and recording producer Eddie Kramer were present for the panel, which went behind the scenes of music production on […]

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Telltale Releases First Game of Thrones Title Information

Update: We’ve added a spoiler-heavy video above analyzing the quote and other aspects of the reveal. The video specifically contains spoilers regarding HBO’s Game of Thrones TV Season 5 and George R.R. Martin’s novel, A Dance with Dragons. Original story follows. Telltale has released the first information about its upcoming episodic Game of Thrones title, and it’s […]

Telltale Releases First Game of Thrones Title Information

Update: We’ve added a spoiler-heavy video above analyzing the quote and other aspects of the reveal. The video specifically contains spoilers regarding HBO’s Game of Thrones TV Season 5 and George R.R. Martin’s novel, A Dance with Dragons. Original story follows. Telltale has released the first information about its upcoming episodic Game of Thrones title, and it’s […]

Defiance: Season 2 Finale Review

Warning: full episode spoilers follow. Defiance has been taking advantage of the absence of Dominion these past two weeks. The show closed out its second season with another batch of two episodes as the running conflict with Irzu/the Kaziri came to a head and Defiance faced certain annihilation. As with last week, it’s probably just […]