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Mass Effect And KOTOR's Drew Karpyshyn Is Writing BioWare's 'Anthem'

Posted on 06/14 17:28 in Deals | 0

Still, the idea of BioWare making a game like this seemed odd.Glancing sideways to Destiny, story is easily one of the weakest components of that game, and fans fear BioWare may not be playing to their strengths.

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'Clash Royale' Developer's Next Game Is Called 'Brawl Stars'

Posted on 06/14 19:11 in Deals | 0

The company unveiled Brawl Stars today, a new mobile multiplayer combat game where players fight against each other in a range of different game modes to collect crystals and take out opponents.The company showed the game off with an extended tournament live on YouTube, with a soft launch apparently on its way.

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Great Games For Big Groups: 5 Strategy Games For 10 Players Or More

Posted on 06/15 17:00 in Deals | 0

There’s nothing like a board game to liven up a party.That’s why I love to entertain my friends with board games.

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Minecraft's New 4K Textures Don't Even Look Like Minecraft

Posted on 06/16 15:27 in Shows | 0

With Microsoft at the helm, Minecraft has added new features and come to more platforms, but it hasn’t looked any different until now.This unifies most versions of Minecraft under the same game engine, known as Bedrock.

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Neither Microsoft Nor Sony Is Making A Coherent Case For Their Premium Consoles

Posted on 06/16 16:49 in Deals | 0

I just don’t think Sony or Microsoft is doing a great job convincing players to pick up their premium consoles, PS4 Pro and Xbox One X.I maintain that the biggest leap in visual fidelity is going from a 1080p set to a 4K set, even without changing your console.

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The Big E3 Press Conferences Are A Waste Of Time And Money

Posted on 06/16 18:56 in Deals | 0

This was my first E3, and I spent much of my time attending the big pre-E3 conferences.On Sunday I attended both Microsoft's presser in the afternoon, and Bethesda's bizarre 'Bethesda Land' conference that evening.

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The Xbox One X Is Literally No Threat To The PS4

Posted on 06/16 20:16 in Deals | 0

The biggest problem with the Xbox One X is how Microsoft has positioned the new system as being the most powerful ever made.Much in the same way the PS4 now has a growing library of games, from not only Western studios but Japanese ones as well, the Xbox One is clearly struggling in that area.

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Blizzard Is Almost Certainly Remastering 'Diablo 2' And 'Warcraft 3'

Posted on 06/19 16:24 in Deals | 0

We have already seen a full remaster of StarCraft, released for free to players, and now two other classic Blizzard games may be on deck for a similar treatment, Diablo 2 and Warcraft 3.This info comes from a job listing located by PCGamesN which spells this out pretty clearly: "Compelling stories.

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It's Not Perfect, But 'Arms' Is Another Huge Win For The Nintendo Switch

Posted on 06/20 20:39 in Deals | 0

On release day, it seemed that Arms had broken the Nintendo Switch's brief but still impressive streak of releasing exclusives with towering metacritic scores.The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is currently sitting at 97, with Mario Kart 8 Deluxe only slightly behind at 92.

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Sega Forever Is Announced For Mobile But It Really Needs To Be On Console Or PC Instead

Posted on 06/21 18:05 in Deals | 0

The first few games released on the service will also be, Sonic The Hedgehog, Altered Beast, Phantasy Star II, Comix Zone and Kid Chameleon.The announcement trailer (shown below) is gloriously 90s in tone but the main issue here is that these classic games are coming to mobile devices, with all the awful control based problems that entail.

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With All The Classic Neo Geo Games On The Nintendo Switch, Where Is 'Viewpoint'?

Posted on 06/21 18:30 in Deals | 0

While we are still waiting on Nintendo to announce what is happening with Virtual Console on the Switch, we currently have some great Neo Geo games to play instead.With games like Last Resort and Blazing Star on the Switch already, isn’t it time that the classic Viewpoint got some love too?

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The Steam Summer Sale Starts Thursday, June 22

Posted on 06/21 22:29 in Shows | 0

The Steam Summer Sale is starting Thursday, and that means big sales on games.The summer sale has been going on longer—the winter sales only started in 2015.

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'Metroid 4' And 'Pokémon' Could Be Coming To The Nintendo Switch Earlier Than We Expected

Posted on 06/22 20:10 in Deals | 0

Speaking with GamesBeat, Nintendo of America's corporate communication director, Charlie Scibetta, let slip that both the new Metroid and new Pokémon for the Nintendo Switch may be coming as early as 2018.We’ve announced a nice lineup through this year, and next year we have some big games coming with Metroid 4.

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Here Are 10 Great Games For Under $10 In The Steam Summer Sale

Posted on 06/26 02:48 in Deals | 0

The Steam Summer Sale is upon us, and with it a whole bevy of games.And my colleague Mitch Wallace has listed some very cool indie deals in this year's Summer Sale.

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Here Are 15 Great Games For Under $5 In The Steam Summer Sale

Posted on 06/26 02:48 in Deals | 0

The Steam Summer Sale is well underway at this point, running from the 22nd of June until the 5th of July.Here are 15 of the cheapest games I could find (that I've played and recommend) on the Steam Summer Sale right now.

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10 Fun Steam Summer Sale Games For Under $1

Posted on 06/26 20:58 in Deals | 0

The Steam Summer Sale is now in full-swing and Forbes has done a great job of rounding up some of the better deals.Erik Kain posted about games under $10 and under $5, and I wrote an article detailing some of the more interesting indie games on sale.

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Here Are All The Games Coming To The Mini SNES Classic Edition

Posted on 06/27 13:01 in Deals | 0

There's fewer this time around than with the NES Classic Edition, but these are Super Nintendo games so they're bigger, better and 16-bit.The game was re-released on the Wii U virtual console not long ago, but it's still fun to see one of gaming's classic RPGs make its way to the SNES Classic Edition.

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Steam Summer Sale: 23 Great Strategy Games And A Warning

Posted on 06/28 12:01 in Deals | 0

The Steam Summer Sale continues with steep discounts on a long list of games.Here’s a selection of strategy games for you to consider along with a warning about a well-known strategy game publisher whose games you might want to avoid for the time being.

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Why The Mini SNES Classic Edition Will Be Bigger -- And Better -- Than The NES Classic Edition

Posted on 06/28 18:00 in Deals | 0

The SNES Classic Edition was inevitable, even for Nintendo.Excitement is building already, and this thing is going to be even bigger than the NES Classic Edition before it.

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Here Are All The Free PlayStation Plus Games For July

Posted on 06/28 20:14 in Deals | 0

I'm not sure anyone remembers what the PS Vita is, but it's basically the PSP's ugly stepchild.Until Dawn is a cool "choose-your-own-adventure" style cinematic horror game that's actually quite scary at times and very entertaining.

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