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An Interview with Crytek's Mike Read, Producer on Ryse: Son of Rome

Posted on 12/15 18:25 in Reviews | 0

I recently went down to the Xbox One VIP Community night at Sydney’s Potts Point (read Part 1 and Part 2 of our coverage) and had some hands-on time with the Xbox One and a bunch of games.Mike Read, a producer from Crytek, came down as well, and he was gracious enough to answer a few questions about the studio’s upcoming title.

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Previews Archives - Page 5 of 8

Posted on 12/30 21:03 in Deals | 0

Quantic Dreams latest title is going to be nothing short of a masterpiece in story-telling.Gameplay wise, not so much so, but that’s not why you’ll be picking Beyond: Two Souls up.

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Here's what we think of the Battleborn beta

Posted on 01/20 16:00 in More | 0

The latest 2K and Gearbox game entered its open beta this weekend and I have to admit that I wasn’t excited for this game.But that was many months ago so I downloaded the beta anyway and entered the world of Battleborn this weekend.

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The new Prison of Elders in Destiny is now "more competitive"

Posted on 03/07 14:13 in More | 0

When Bungie’s second expansion for Destiny arrived, it changed the game in a manner that the first expansion didn’t.Since The Taken King arrived however, the Prison of Elders fell out of favour and replaced with the quicker thrill of the Court of Oryx.

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The Kaiju king is back in this trailer for Godzilla Resurgence

Posted on 03/29 20:07 in More | 0

The big atomic kaiju has been stomping around Japan for decades now, going through numerous phases and an identity crisis or two.Times change thankfully, and so did Godzilla, with his most recent appearance being in the 2014 Gareth Edwards directed reboot.

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Ray Tracing #2: Abstractions

Posted on 10/08 11:12 in More | 0

It's going to take me considerably longer than one weekend to build out a ray tracer.Last time, I laid the groundwork to construct a PPM image and output a simple gradient image, like the one below.

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Ray Tracing #3: Let's Get Some Actual Rays!

Posted on 02/08 07:49 in More | 0

Alright, ready for the third installment of this ray tracing series?This time, we'll get some actual rays, and start tracing them through a scene.

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Mafia III wants their black lead character to “be authentic”

Posted on 04/21 11:25 in More | 0

There’s a long-running joke in gaming that just about every protagonist in every game happens to be a 30-something white guy.Not so with Mafia III however, as the lead character of that game isn’t hailing from suburbia.

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Why Sony's PS4 'Neo' is a natural evolution of the console cycle -

Posted on 06/16 06:52 in More | 0

Yes, the Neo/4K/4.* It seems, then, that the biggest issue with Neo isn't its prowess, but its precedent.

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Battleborn sales 'tracking just ahead' of original Borderlands; Gearbox 'cautiously optimistic' - Battleborn for PS4 News

Posted on 05/12 12:12 in More | 0

Speaking on Twitch, Varnell said that the studio is feeling "cautiously optimistic" about the game's future, before adding: "The launch has been pretty good.We do a lot of comparisons back to the first Borderlands back in 2009 and that launch felt a lot similar for us.

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Fable Fortune Alpha builds going out to £100 backers today -

Posted on 06/23 13:13 in More | 0

With only £49,000 of its £250,000 funding target raised for Fable Fortune, Flaming Fowl Studios has announced it will begin sending alpha builds of the game to all £100 or greater backers as soon as today.An update on the Kickstarter blog revealed the team realises it must begin to grow the campaign in order to succeed.

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Zelda director admits Wii U GamePad 'disrupts gameplay' - The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild for Wii U News

Posted on 06/23 13:21 in More | 0

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild's director Eiji Aonuma has admitted that the Wii U GamePad can actually disrupt gameplay by forcing players to look back and forth between the GamePad and their TV.If you had it down in your lap, you’re going to get into an accident!

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Stranger Things season 2 to have one year time jump; more details revealed

Posted on 08/12 04:50 in More | 0

And chatting to IGN, Matt elaborated on it, explaining that they’re going to be jumping forward a year, but also explaining why this time jump is physically necessary.As much as I would love to have it be Christmas right after that, it’s just not feasible, so we’re going to skip a year.

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Hideo Kojima's 'Death Stranding' Looks Beautifully Weird

Posted on 12/02 15:37 in Deals | 0

He then showed off a bizarre scene from his upcoming game Death Stranding.In the reveal trailer for that game, we saw a naked Norman Reedus (The Walking Dead) standing on a blackened beach holding a baby.

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Hitman's Holiday Update Is 'Home Alone' Plus Murder

Posted on 12/06 18:49 in Deals | 0

It's that spirit that IO interactive is trying to channel in its holiday update for Hitman, a game about murdering people that makes no attempt to hide the fact this it is very dark.It takes place in the Paris map, which fans will remember played host to a fashion show in the game's first episode.

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PewDiePie Says He's Deleting His Youtube Channel Tomorrow

Posted on 12/09 01:38 in Deals | 0

A few days ago, PewDiePie made an ominous promise: once he reached 50 million subscribers on his YouTube channel, he said, he was going to delete it.On Twitter, now, he's doubling down on his promise, saying that he's going to delete the channel at 5pm GMT tomorrow.

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