Destiny Patch Caused More Errors, Say Players

Bungie’s most recent Destiny patch has caused more errors than it fixed, according to some players. The recent update – which sought to improve stability and address known exploits – rolled out earlier this week. But whilst the update sought to ensure that the ”endgame challenge meets the intended level of difficulty” - and stop players knocking the […]

Podcast #252: The Podcasting Hour

To celebrate Halloween, we’ve recorded a horror special, but before we get to the scary stuff, Chris, Dan and new boy Gav discuss all things Marvel. With the studio announcing their Phase 3 slate – which includes standalone movies for Doctor Strange, Captain Marvel and Black Panther – there’s lots to talk about on the […]

Bethesda Officially Confirms Prey 2 Cancellation

Prey 2, the follow-up to 3D Realms’ first-person adventure game, is officially cancelled and no longer in development at Human Head Studios, Bethesda vice president Pete Hines confirmed with IGN. Hines was unable to share the date or timeframe for the cancellation. He added that Bethesda believes Prey is “still a cool universe worth exploring” […]

Double Fine and Iam8bit Team Up for Day of the Devs

Costume Quest 2 developer and beloved gaming company Double Fine has teamed with Iam8bit to present Day of the Devs, a free all-ages event taking place at San Francisco’s Mint Plaza on November 1. Described on the event’s site as an “impossibly excellent day,” Day of the Devs promises games, art, music, food, and Fez […]

GameStop ‘Skylanders Day’ to Offer Limited Edition Figures

GameStop will once again be holding a “Skylanders Day,” with discounts and access to exclusive figures. The event will take place this Saturday, November 1. Customers will have access to two limited edition Eon’s Elite characters, Spyro and Chop Chop, as well as the ability to pre-order the Elite version of Trigger Happy that will […]

Telltale Releases Revealing Third Game of Thrones Teaser

Telltale has released a third teaser for its upcoming episodic Game of Thrones series, revealing even more information on the setting and characters we should expect to see in the title when it launches before the end of the year. If you’ve been trying to save yourself from seeing any spoilers, feel free to look […]

Xbox Entertainment Studios Reportedly Shuttered as Heads Leave

Microsoft officially shuttered Xbox Entertainment Studios as president Nancy Tellem and executive vice president Jordan Levin were let go on Wednesday, Variety reports. Microsoft confirmed in July that it’s closing down Xbox Entertainment Studios and future efforts to bring quality TV content to its Xbox One console. While a majority of staff were let go, […]

Microsoft Reveals Sensor-Packed Health-Tracking Device

Microsoft is releasing Microsoft Health, a cloud service that stores health and fitness data, and a sensor-packed smart band called Microsoft Band, the company announced today. The Microsoft Health-powered smart band features 10 sensors that monitors heart rate, steps, calorie burn and sleep quality. Wearers can monitor their fitness level by tracking their daily physical […]

BioShock Infinite: The Complete Edition Gets November Release Date

2K Games has revealed that BioShock Infinite: The Complete Edition will be available for the Xbox 360 and PS3 on November 4. The Complete Edition contains the main game, the Clash in the Clouds DLC and Burial at Sea Episodes 1 and 2, as well as the various weapons and gear in the Industrial Revolution, […]

Dragon Age Keep Now Open

Dragon Age: Inquisition’s online Keep is now open, letting you review your choices from past games and make changes. The Dragon Age Keep has you sign in with Origin, and then it uses that to detect the choices you’ve made across the two previous games. After a brief video reviewing your story, it opens a […]

Podcast Unlocked: Max Hoberman Talks Halo 2

DOWNLOAD PODCAST UNLOCKED EPISODE 168 If you don’t know how Max Hoberman is, here’s the elevator pitch version: he’s not only the Halo 2 lead multiplayer designer, but he helped invent all of the amazing party and matchmaking systems that Halo 2 pioneered that we all now take for granted. And now, he has his […]

Dying Light Cancelled on PS3 and Xbox 360

Polisher developer Techland has announced upcoming free-running zombie title Dying Light will no longer release on Xbox 360 or PS3. A post on the studio’s Facebook suggests too many compromises would be required in order to get the older systems to run the title yet “stay true to the core vision”. “For instance, up to 200,000 […]