Before jumping into Sega/Atlus Yakuza 6: The Song of Life, I had only started with last year’s Yakuza 0 prequel. Years of playing Grand Theft Auto, True Crime, and other games of the open world criminal genre let me foolishly believe I grasped the premise right away. Crime guy becomes the anti-hero through doing crimey things. […]
In 2017, the largest video game trade show in North America, Electronic Entertainment Expo, opened it’s doors to the public. Video game fanatics who didn’t work for a publisher or a GameStop could come and experience the millions of dollars worth of presentation, companies used to garner attention from the gaming world. While there were […]
As we’ve talked about for some time now, this weekend is PlayStation Experience 2017. Two days of playing upcoming games and meeting the people who make those experiences possible. For its first three years. PlayStation has typically used Saturday morning of the show to put on a hype-building keynote with announcements galore. PSX’s return to […]
Part awards show, part press conference spectacle; The Game Awards was a sight to behold. We have a list of the winners below and collected all of the announcement trailers in one handy place for everyone. Congratulations to all the winners. World Premieres: World War Z (Saber Interactive) Based on the books and film of […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]