UK Pre-Orders Take a Nosedive as Gamers Grow Wary

UK pre-order numbers have plummeted as gamers react to delays and high prices. A report conducted by Ipsos MORI’s GameTrack project on behalf of MCV found 20 percent of UK gamers are either pre-ordering fewer titles or not pre-ordering anything. Nine percent of those asked responded saying … [Read more...]

Disney Infinity 3.0 Characters Leaked?

The next wave of characters set to come to Disney's popular toys-to-life franchise have reportedly been leaked, and will include the likes of Mulan, Olaf, and even Classic Mickey. Infinity Inquirer managed to secure a number of images from Chinese retailer Taobao, which showcase a lineup of 11 … [Read more...]

Today’s Destiny Patch Is 6GB

If you're hoping to play Destiny anytime soon, you better turn on your console now - today's 1.1.2 patch clocks in at a massive 6GB, as discovered by IGN's Destin Legarie. This update makes a number of improvements, including changes to the competitive mode, bug fixes for Raid bosses Atheon and … [Read more...]

MKX Features Microtransactions For Easy Fatalities

Mortal Kombat X features two add-on packs offering players "easy" fatalities for real-world cash. The packs offer a limited number of fatalities that players can achieve with simplified inputs. Currently, 5 are going for $ 0.99 USD and 30 will cost you $ 4.99 USD. Other add-ons currently … [Read more...]

Mortal Kombat X, Vol. 1 Graphic Novel Review

In fighting game lore, few properties carry as much nostalgic reverence as Mortal Kombat. Delightfully brutal, infinitely quotable and littered with pop culture mainstays, the series has long enjoyed an ardent and vocal fan base. With the franchise set to soon release its latest spine-splitting … [Read more...]

Tomb Raider Reboot Has Sold 8.5 Million Copies

The 2013 reboot of Tomb Raider has sold over 8.5 million copies, according to publisher Square Enix. These impressive sales numbers put it ahead of any other game in Tomb Raider franchise history. The publisher added that it also set franchise sales records for its first day and month. Crystal … [Read more...]

CoD: Advanced Warfare Players Have Killed 2.5 Billion Zombies

Sledgehammer Games has released an entertaining infographic full of stats and figures from Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare's multiplayer games. 223 million zombie waves have been completed in Exo Zombies mode since launch, with players obliterating some 2.5 billion zombies. The most popular weapon … [Read more...]

Here Are Bungie’s Latest Updates for Destiny

Bungie has detailed the changes coming in Destiny's 1.1.2 update, which will offer refinements to the shared-world shooter's player vs. environment activities. Raids are getting improved, with the patch set to squash a number of bugs that have bogged down Atheon and Crota. Additionally, Bungie is … [Read more...]

Daily Deals: Sunset Overdrive, PS4 With Free Bloodborne, Batman Arkham Knight Bundle

Sunset Overdrive is $ 40 Sunset Overdrive scored a 9 out of 10 when we reviewed and it recently snagged the number two spot on our list of the best Xbox One games. Right now Amazon is selling copies for $ 40. The cheapest I've ever seen it go for was $ 35 back on Black Friday, so this is a good … [Read more...]

This Week’s Deals With Gold Are…

This week's Deals With Gold features a number of noteworthy discounts for Xbox One users, including a 50 percent price slash on Bioware's fantasy role-playing game Dragon Age: Inquisition. As detailed by Major Nelson, Xbox One titles that are half off include Diablo III: Reaper of Souls Ultimate … [Read more...]

Dragon Ball Xenoverse DLC Adds New Character

Dragon Ball Xenoverse's third downloadable content pack will include a number of extras for fans of the series, not the least of which includes the addition of Golden Frieza. According to Shonen Gamez, not only will the villain's new final form be thrown into the mix; this third DLC pack also … [Read more...]

GameStop: Console Category Sales Short of Industry Forecast

Retail giant GameStop reported that while current console sales exceeded expectations by nearly $ 700 million USD for the year, sales of last gen consoles declined faster than expected. It also said that sales in the console category fell short of industry expectations. The company reported that … [Read more...]