You could call it a camaraderie, but perhaps it’s better described as a lack of barriers. Gaming shows have a unique sense of community and inclusion beyond anything you could find in the Comic Con world. PAX shows across the country and Twitch Con are pretty good examples but no show celebrates its community or […]
The Walking Dead has been at the forefront of mainstream culture now for years. With the AMC television show, nearly annual mobile games, and more merch than you could shake Lucille at it’s easy to forget how many great stories have come from Robert Kirkman’s brainchild. Telltale Games was among the first to see the potential […]
Remember how you keep reading news about comics based on video games? It’s still a thing. In the latest deal, Game Developer Com2us has partnered with Skybound Entertainment (A.K.A. Robert Kirkman’s company) to develop a universe around their Summoners War video game. This sounds like a transmedia deal, not strictly a comics one. Which is to […]
We keep talking about how Telltale Games have rewritten a lot of Batman’s mythos in interesting ways. Turning the Waynes into Gotham’s most notorious crime family, giving you the chance to keep Harvey Dent from horrible disfigurement, and pulling different strings on a new kind of relationship with the Joker. Episode three Batman: The Telltale Series […]
A new company comprised of gaming industry veterans announced a new Marvel licensed game coming to mobile. FoxNext Games first game will be a new RPG for handheld devices called Marvel Strike Force. Coming in 2018, MARVEL Strike Force tasks players to recruit squads of Marvel’s greatest Super Heroes and Super Villains to battle it […]
Let’s look at the top categories in 2017’s The Game Awards and pick a few winners.
In early 2018, Sony PlayStation brings back one of its pillar characters, Kratos, in a brand new series of adventures. God Of War will hit consoles early next year and naturally, the orbiting tie-in merchandise includes an introspective look at the game’s beautiful new art style. Dark Horse Comics is partnering with the studio to bring […]
Injustice 2 and Batman: The Telltale Series have something for you this weekend.
Today Disney/Marvel announced it would be severing its relationship with games developer, Gazillion. Effectively, the news shuts down the studios long-running Diabloesque game Marvel Heroes. A massive online role-playing game which first saw life on the PC and in 2017 came to PlayStation and Xbox consoles using a free-to-play model in Marvel Heroes Omega. According to […]
Our review of LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2