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Alien: Isolation Will Make Sound The Enemy Alien: Isolation Will Make Sound The Enemy

Since Aliens, being quiet around xenomorphs hasn’t really been the best idea. Space marines got it in their heads that the best course of action was to storm into a room and unload dozens of bullets into the bugs. With …

Servers For Resistance Trilogy Going Offline Tomorrow Servers For Resistance Trilogy Going Offline Tomorrow

Remember Resistance – the sci-fi first person shooter trilogy for the PlayStation 3? The games may not have been as huge of a hit as Insomniac’s previous franchise – Ratchet and Clank – but the first game proved the PlayStation …

Bruce Lee to Appear in ‘EA Sports UFC’ Bruce Lee to Appear in ‘EA Sports UFC’

EA is bringing UFC back to video game consoles this year, complete with a few surprises. Last fall the publisher announced that the upcoming EA Sports UFC will include female fighters such as Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate. Now the …

Violent-Game Criticism is Dying Out Violent-Game Criticism is Dying Out

Every time a new entertainment medium arises, a select segment of the human population will rail against it for content deemed inappropriate. By reflecting the true nature of humanity new platforms invoke the ire of those who feel obliged to …

Megalodon Shark Found in Battlefield 4 DLC Megalodon Shark Found in Battlefield 4 DLC

Before the launch of Battlefield 4 DICE and EA coined the term “Levolution.” The made-up word encompassed all of the interactive map elements that promised to make Battlefield 4 a dynamic and realistic multiplayer combat experience. Of course, many of …

Game Boy Advance Games Come To Wii U In This Week’s Nintendo Download Game Boy Advance Games Come To Wii U In This Week’s Nintendo Download

Nintendo promised and it delivered. Game Boy Advance games are finally on the virtual console. The only downside is that the games are only available on the Wii U. It makes much more sense to have them on the 3DS, …

SOMA Will Take Place Under The Sci-Fi Sea SOMA Will Take Place Under The Sci-Fi Sea

When SOMA was first announced, many of us assumed the game would take place in space. After all, the developers said it was borrowing elements from sci-fi and the environments looked like they took a cue from the H.R. Giger’s …

Mario Kart 8 To Feature New Items, New Courses And Live Music Mario Kart 8 To Feature New Items, New Courses And Live Music

Mario Kart isn’t exactly what gamers would call a revolutionary series. Each game in the franchise knows what it is and doesn’t deviate far from that. The last truly innovative Mario Kart was Double Dash on the Gamecube, and it …

‘Hearthstone’ Now on iPad in Canada, Australia ‘Hearthstone’ Now on iPad in Canada, Australia

The April Fools’ Day gags are over and Blizzard is now returning to business. The developer today announced that Hearthstone has been officially released for iPad – but only in certain territories. The game is currently available on iPad only …

Adam Sessler Leaves Rev3 Games, Joins Game Consultancy Firm Adam Sessler Leaves Rev3 Games, Joins Game Consultancy Firm

Adam Sessler is probably the most recognizable games journalist in the country. He’s been talking about games in front of a camera for over a decade at G4 and Rev3 Games. After all that time, he’s now ready to move …

Amazon Hires Creator Of Portal To Make Games For The Fire TV [Report] Amazon Hires Creator Of Portal To Make Games For The Fire TV [Report]

When you’re building a new gaming platform, what do you do first? If you’re smart, you secure talent to create content for said platform. Amazon has been doing just that for a few years now, but now it has its …

‘Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor’ Coming in October ‘Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor’ Coming in October

Back in January, Warner Bros. previewed yet another Lord of the Rings-branded video game. Titled Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor, the game’s first preview surprised many appearing to be a quality action/RPG rather than another failed MOBA project. Today Warner Bros. …

‘Grand Theft Auto Online’ Update Brings Heists and More ‘Grand Theft Auto Online’ Update Brings Heists and More

Despite the disastrous launch of Grand Theft Auto Online last year, developer Rockstar has consistently been updating the title since its release, adding features, in-game items, and generally whipping the game into playable shape. Now that the game has cultivated …

Sev Zero Is The First Exclusive Amazon Fire TV Game Sev Zero Is The First Exclusive Amazon Fire TV Game

This afternoon, Amazon finally unveiled its set top box – the Amazon Fire TV. While most of the focus was placed upon its media streaming capability, the box is also a game machine. Well-known titles like Minecraft and The Walking …

Kirby Triple Deluxe Inspires Pink 2DS In Europe Kirby Triple Deluxe Inspires Pink 2DS In Europe

Nintendo loves to release special hardware in tandem with software. Just last month, it released a special Yoshi-themed 3DS to go along with the release of Yoshi’s New Island. Now it’s doing the same for Kirby Triple Deluxe, but only …

‘Tropico 5′ Coming to PC on May 23 ‘Tropico 5′ Coming to PC on May 23

The release of SimCity in 2013 was a disaster combining the worst problems encountered with both always-on DRM and server capacity issues. Since that time, PC gamers have been in need of a new world-building god game. Kalypso Media is …

Daylight Gets Hit With Last Minute Delay, Will Now Be Out April 29 Daylight Gets Hit With Last Minute Delay, Will Now Be Out April 29

Since it was announced last year, Daylight has been one of the more interesting games coming to the PS4. The procedurally generated survival horror game was originally slated to hit the PS4 and PC on April 8, but now the …

Batman Arkham Origins Blackgate Out Today On Consoles, PC Batman Arkham Origins Blackgate Out Today On Consoles, PC

Did you play last year’s mostly excellent Batman Arkham Origins? Were you biting at the chomp to see what happened next? Unfortunately, you couldn’t unless you owned a Vita or 3DS as Arkham Origins Blackgate was a handheld exclusive title. …

‘Call of Duty: Ghosts’ Extinction Episode 2 Previewed ‘Call of Duty: Ghosts’ Extinction Episode 2 Previewed

Earlier this week Infinity Ward and Activision released a new gameplay preview for the next upcoming Call of Duty: Ghosts DLC pack. The content includes four new multiplayer maps, a new weapon, and a new episode for the game’s “Extinction” …

The True Terror Of Caffeine Is That We Run Out Of The Stuff The True Terror Of Caffeine Is That We Run Out Of The Stuff

Caffeine is the most widely consumed drug on the planet. It’s in everything from coffee and tea to chocolate and energy bars. What happens then when caffeine runs out? Do we just stop ingesting the stuff, or do we go …

Upcoming inFamous: Second Son Update Includes Frame Rate Cap Option Upcoming inFamous: Second Son Update Includes Frame Rate Cap Option

Sucker Punch came out of the gate swinging with inFamous: Second Son. The PS4 exclusive has already sold through a million copies and is easily the prettiest game on Sony’s new console. While it’s certainly an amazing game, there are …