Activision confirms a “new, innovative” Call of Duty from Infinity Ward will arrive in 2016
Activision Blizzard released its quarterly financial report last week, and it didn’t come as too much of a surprise to learn that Infinity Ward will launch a new Call of Duty game this holiday season. Activision did say, however, that this will be a new “ innovative” entry into... Read more
Quantum Break on PC requires Windows 10, DirectX 12
Previously an Xbox One exclusive, the hotly anticipated Quantum Break will also be coming to PC, with both versions set to be released on April 5th. As a nice bonus for people with both systems, Microsoft revealed that anyone who pre-orders the Xbox One version will get the Windows... Read more
Sega classics Jet Set Radio and Golden Axe are free on Steam as part of Make War Not Love promotion
If, like me, you owned a Dreamcast during the early years of this millennium, you may recall the stunning Jet Set Radio (or Jet Grind Radio, as it was originally titled in the US). Its cel shaded visuals, radio-style soundtrack, and rollerblade mechanics made it one of the most... Read more
‘Super Russian Roulette’ is a modern party game for the NES
The idea of creating a new game for a console that’s well over 30 years old may seem ludicrous to some but electrical engineer Andrew Reitano is proof that it certainly can be done. His game, Super Russian Roulette for the Nintendo Entertainment System, has already blown past its... Read more
New trademark filing suggests that full Alan Wake sequel could be on its way
2010 survival horror game Alan Wake was one of those titles that people seemed to either love or hate (I personally loved it). If you fall into the former camp, then here’s some potentially good news: Remedy Entertainment, the studio behind the games, has filed a trademark application for... Read more
A multiplayer-only version Call of Duty: Black Ops III is available on Steam for a limited period
If you’ve ever wanted to experience the immensely popular multiplayer element of the recent Call of Duty games but have no interest in the single-player section, Activision has a deal that you may find interesting. Up until February 29, a special Starter Kit will be available on Steam for... Read more
Sky Fortress is the first ‘Just Cause 3’ DLC, check out the trailer here
The first expansion pack for Just Cause 3 is just around the bend and if you thought the game was pretty wild as-is, just wait until you get a load of what’s to come. Sky Fortress is the first of three DLC packs included in the Just Cause 3:... Read more
Bethesda is working on three long-term projects different than anything else they’ve done
During a recent speaking engagement at the D.I.C.E. Summit in Las Vegas, Bethesda executive producer Todd Howard said the company is currently working on three long-term projects that are completely different than anything they’ve put out to date. Howard, who will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award at next month’s... Read more
‘Fallout 4’ Survival Mode detailed on Reddit
Fallout 4 developer Bethesda Game Studios revealed on Twitter earlier this month that it was completely overhauling the game’s Survival mode. The developer specifically mentioned changes in the categories of food, sleep, diseases and danger but didn’t elaborate any further. Rather than wait for more information, Reddit user rayQuGR... Read more
Capcom: Resident Evil 4, 5 and 6 are heading to next-gen consoles this year
Fans of the Resident Evil franchise have something to cheer about today as Capcomannounced that three popular Resident Evil games are heading to the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One later this year. Resident Evil arrived on the original PlayStation in 1996 and is considered by many to be the... Read more