Will Survival Horror Mount A Comeback With The Evil Within?

I’ll never, ever forget the first time I played Resident Evil on PlayStation. I was in the seventh grade, and the game had just launched on PlayStation. A friend of mine begged his mother to take us to the local video store to grab it, at which point we rented it, put the disc in […]

COD: Advanced Warfare Achievements, Trophies Revealed

Activision released the achievement and trophy list for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare today, and it highlights the capabilities of the game’s futuristic equipment, as well as a variety of scenarios players will encounter throughout the single-player campaign. Many of the tasks are geared toward upgrading the exo suit, and using its abilities during the […]

How Dragon Ball Xenoverse’s Story Changes Everything

The Bandai Namco Dragon Ball Z fighting games have always excelled with their spectacular multiplayer — huge fights, devastating abilities, tons of characters, and other things you’d expect from a great episode of the anime translated brilliantly into the gorgeous games. Dragon Ball Xenoverse’s multiplayer is fine — if a bit too familiar by now […]

Castlevania: Symphony of the Night Director’s Independent ‘Dream Game’ on Hold

Koji Igarashi, who served as Co-Director on Castlevania: Symphony of the Night, has put his “dream game,” and the game he knows his fans want, on hold. As a result, he’s taken a job at a mobile developer/publisher, and has struck a deal to eventually continue his project. “It’s kind of an unusual agreement,” he […]

Harmonix Ends Rock Band Network Support

The Rock Band Network, which allowed players to create and sell songs for Rock Band, will no longer receive technical support from Harmonix. Harmonix manager of community development Aaron Trites said in the announcement that the Rock Band Network “has been plagued with technical issues” since Harmonix stopped releasing weekly DLC in April 2013. “Some […]

Persona 4 Arena Ultimax Coming to Europe

SEGA is bringing Persona 4 Arena Ultimax to Europe this November. The exact date has yet to be confirmed, despite American fighting fans having had their release fixed as September 30. The cast of Persona 3 and Persona 4 will be joined by some new faces as they once again unite to fight in the P-1 […]

Destiny Causes UK PS4 Sales to Spike 300 Percent

Destiny is responsible for PS4 sales in the UK more than tripling week-on-week, seeing Sony’s console outsell the Xbox One 2:1. MCV cites an unnamed source as confirming the numbers, though no solid figures were produced. This means last week was the biggest week of the year for PS4 hardware sales in the UK, something […]

New Sherlock Holmes: Crimes & Punishments Trailer

Sherlock Holmes Crimes and Punishments developer Frogwares has offered insight into the complexities of the game’s characterisation via a new trailer. The developer, writing on the PlayStation blog today, adds that this introduces “moral changes” to the upcoming detective game that will explore the morality of Holmes’ decisions. “Not only are you charged with selecting the suspect who committed […]

World of Tanks to Get a Racing Mode

World of Tanks, the free-to-play action game, will be getting a new racing mode for a limited time, starting September 29 and ending on October 12. Tank Rally mode will set teams of three players against each other in a new version of the game’s Port map. Teams will not race their tanks, but also […]

Digimon All-Star Rumble Features 200 Digicards

With the release of Digimon All-Star Rumble just over a month away, Bandai Namco revealed how the game’s combat will feature Digicards as well as released new gameplay screenshots. Players can equip two Digicards that have a random chance of activating at the end of a player combo. Digicards have various effects, including explosions, shockwaves, and […]

Need For Speed Rivals Complete Edition Revealed

Need for Speed Rivals Complete Edition will be available on October 21 in North America and October 24 in Europe, EA has announced. All six of the games previously-released DLC packs will be included in the bundle, set for release on PS4, Xbox One, PS3, Xbox 360 and PC via Origin. The full list of […]

Kojima Confirms a Broad 2015 Release Date for Metal Gear Solid 5

Hideo Kojima confirmed at the Tokyo Game Show presentation today that Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain is coming in 2015. The open-world stealth adventure will be released for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One, Xbox 360, and PC. No specific release date was revealed. During the TGS presentation Kojima also revealed details on […]