Since Google Stadia's launch in November 19th 2019, the platform has been met with seemingly lukewarm to less than bombastic reception. Those who purchased the Founder's Edition are closing in on the renewal date, and there has been quite an active …Continue
Added by Mike Lind on January 31, 2020 at 9:51pm — No Comments
A week ago, I posted about a confirmed developer update that was scheduled for later in the month. Well, today was the developer update, and it was kind of big. Lets break it down!
The biggest issues currently in Overwatch is the…Continue
Added by James Tuttle on January 30, 2020 at 2:55pm — No Comments
The trailer for the upcoming Mortal Kombat animated movie was just released and man, does it look good.
If you have never played the games or followed any of the other Mortal Kombat adaptions, fear not! This movie is going to take you back to square one, with the first tournament.
The movie is being done by WB animation, the studio…Continue
Added by James Tuttle on January 28, 2020 at 2:54pm — No Comments
I'll seldom pass up on an opportunity to talk about what I think is the purest weapons-based fighting game ever made, and it isn't Soul Calibur or Samurai Shodown. This distinction goes to the critically acclaimed, but long ignored Bushido Blade. Despite its success, the reverence for the series seemed fairly short-live for how original it plays. In…Continue
Added by Mike Lind on January 28, 2020 at 11:00am — No Comments
The Sonic the Hedgehog movie is a little less than three weeks away, and since the redesign of the character to fit the likeness more has eased the reception and seemingly increased anticipation. Before the film drops, it appears to be getting its first promotion material. Sega owned studio, HARDlight (known for developing Sega games to iOS, Android,…Continue
Added by Mike Lind on January 27, 2020 at 6:00pm — No Comments
Universal Studios of Japan have now confirmed via an executive phone call that the Super Nintendo World theme park will be open in time for the Tokyo Olympics in 2020. This attraction will feature state-of-the-art rides and attractions at an estimated value of $351 million for development of the site. …Continue
Added by Mike Lind on January 23, 2020 at 6:00pm — No Comments
We all know by now that the much anticipated CD Projekt Red title Cyberpunk 2077 is being delayed til September of this year. What we don't know is the reason why.
Well a Polish insider by the name of Borys Niespielak has shed some light on this subject.
According to Niespielak, the delay was because of the current gen…Continue
Added by James Tuttle on January 23, 2020 at 1:00pm — 1 Comment
In the age of gaming that is becoming more digital oriented, this bit of news perhaps comes a bit obtuse from the Nintendo camp. As per a ruling, a European court has favored in Nintendo their right to refuse refunds on eShop pre-orders.
According to the Norwegian video game site,…Continue
Added by Mike Lind on January 23, 2020 at 10:30am — No Comments
Jeff Kaplan, lead developer for Overwatch has just confirmed on the official Overwatch forums that there is in fact a developer update scheduled for later this month - and by later this month he means next week. I want to make note that this is the first developer update since July last year, which was the Sigma announcement.
Added by James Tuttle on January 22, 2020 at 2:09pm — No Comments
From now until the release of Half-Life: Alyx, you can play the entire Half-Life franchise for free on Steam right now.
Half-Life, Half-Life 2, Half-Life 2: Episode 1, and Half-Life 2: Episode 2 are all ready for you to play with zero purchase needed.
If you have never played the original Half-Life before, you should. While it doesn't…Continue
Added by James Tuttle on January 21, 2020 at 4:00pm — No Comments
The history of Street Fighter II and its influence on the world of fighting games is so vast, I could have covered it from the start and end of January and it would still be difficult to do it justice. It's a fighting game released in 1991 that has received tweaks and additions as late as 2017 on the Nintendo Switch's Ultra Street Fighter 2: The Final…Continue
Added by Mike Lind on January 21, 2020 at 11:00am — No Comments
Warner Bros. Animation has plans for expanding upon the Mortal Kombat universe with an upcoming animated film titled "Scorpion's Revenge. A voice cast has been announced for the project and it is directed by Ethan Spaulding (Batman: Assault on Arkham, Justice League: Throne of Atlantis) with a script written by Teen…Continue
Added by Mike Lind on January 18, 2020 at 12:37am — No Comments
The Nintendo Direct today featured some heaping news regarding its widely acclaimed Super Smash Bros series. The latest addition to Challenger Pack 5 is the protagonist Byleth from the most recent release, Fire Emblem Three Houses, released in the early quarter of 2019.…Continue
Added by Mike Lind on January 16, 2020 at 7:23pm — No Comments
Humble Bundle is doing something amazing.
For the next 7 days, they are offering a bundle of 29 different games, worth over $400 and every single dime of it is going to help Australia - more specifically, the animals. It has been estimated that over one billion animals have been killed by the wild fires in Australia. Entire species are now at…Continue
Added by James Tuttle on January 16, 2020 at 6:14pm — No Comments
The gorgeous open world game Horizon: Zero Dawn may be coming to PC - this year.
Sources close to Kotaku have revealed that Sony may be porting their first party title to the PC platform later on this year thanks in…Continue
Added by James Tuttle on January 16, 2020 at 2:14pm — No Comments
This comes from Co-founder Marcin Iwinski and Head of Studio Adam Badowski of CD Projekt Red...
As you can see they need more time to polish up Cyberpunk 2077. I say take all the time you need. I'd rather play a finished, polished game than a rushed Fallout 76. With saying that see you on September 17th, 2020 (allegedly).
Does this make you want to…Continue
Added by Spanish on January 16, 2020 at 12:35pm — No Comments
Some details were revealed on Tuesday in regards to the upcoming Super Nintendo World theme park from Universal Studios Japan.
Mainly, they are doing this thing RIGHT. It doesn't look like it will…Continue
Added by Verlane on January 15, 2020 at 1:30pm — No Comments
That's the current rumor going around.
According to the Taiwanese ratings board, the pivotal First Person Shooter is heading to the Nintendo Switch.
The Collection, which was originally released in 2016 for the PS4 and X1 includes; BioShock, BioShock 2, and BioShock Infinite as well as all DLC released for the titles.
Added by James Tuttle on January 14, 2020 at 2:30pm — 1 Comment
If there's a 16-bit fighter that can hang with the heavyweights, it's Tournament Fighters. I remember when we first saw the commercials for this game, it looked very impressive right out the gate. Unfortunately, we rented the Mega Drive version and were introduced to the really ungood interpretation of the game. The SNES port of TMNT Tournament…Continue
Added by Mike Lind on January 14, 2020 at 11:00am — 2 Comments
We got our first Nintendo Direct of the new year, and this one was focused entirely on the Pokemon franchise. So let's dive into it.
First off we are getting an HD remake of one of the classic Pokemon spin off titles: Pokemon Mystery Dungeon DX. Originally released 15 years ago for the GBA and Nintendo DS this spin off title focuses…Continue
Added by James Tuttle on January 9, 2020 at 1:30pm — No Comments