Celebrate Marvel Heroes 2nd anniversary with Doom, you impudent whelp

Dr. Doom could obliterate you with a single thought, but at least have some birthday cake first. The second anniversary of Marvel Heroes calls for something big, like perhaps the in-game debut of comics’ greatest villain who is sometimes heroic. Doctor Doom himself has arrived, and for $19.99 you can get the Lord of Latveria’s hero pack. more »


DC themed MOBA Infinite Crisis is shutting down months after official launch

That was faster than a speeding bullet. After a year of open beta, Infinite Crisis officially launched in March. It will shut down in August, according to an announcement from its community manager. The game will remain completely free until then, and Steam customer support will refund any customers who purchased either the starter pack more »

Monster Hunter X announced for 3DS

Nintendo brought out the hits at its direct presentation today, including the latest installment in Capcom’s series. Monster Hunter X will arrive in Japan this winter on the 3DS. Built on the same engine that powered Monster Hunter 4, it will have new super actions for weapons, new areas and the most important thing, new monsters. Capcom more »

KFC turns Colonel Sanders’ bio into an Atari style game

Kentucky Fried Chicken is bringing the Colonel back with a huge ad campaign, and has hired Saturday Night Live alum Darrell Hammond to portray him in commercials.  As part of the promotional blitz, it has released a retro-style game called Colonel Quest. It’s a tongue-in-cheek look at some of the jobs KFC swears Colonel Harland Sanders during the jobs more »

Sailor Moon cast reminisces at ACEN 2015

She is the one, Sailor Moon. Or, rather, in the case of Anime Central 2015’s press interview session with part of the cast of the Sailor Moon redub and Sailor Moon Crystal, they are five strong, capable women who are voicing iconic characters that have made a lasting impact on multiple generations of anime fans. more »

Madden NFL 16 unveils first trailer, new features

Now that the official cover reveal is out of the way, it’s time to find out a little more about what’s in Madden NFL 16. This year’s theme is “Be The Playmaker,” focusing on the battle for aerial supremacy. Amazon already has its listing, and from it we’ve gleaned some info about the new features. Total Control more »

Iconic puzzle game ‘Myst’ headed to Hulu

Look, many video game to movie or TV projects are born bad. There’s little story beyond the kidnapping of a princess, or a martial arts tournament. But an adaptation of could go almost anywhere, and potentially be a fascinating ride. Hulu seems to be in agreement. Deadline reports that Hulu has landed  the rights to more »

The Chroma Squad POWer Rangers are here

Know what’s a neat game? Bossa Studios’ Chroma Squad. Wait, I’m sorry, it’s Chroma Squad: Inspired by Saban’s Power Rangers. (There was a legal hiccup. Best not to worry too much about it. It’ll make your head hurt.) It’s a strategic RPG where players direct a team of stuntmen (and women) turned stars of their more »

Marvel Heroes celebrates the Age of Ultron

There’s a Marvel movie you may have heard a little about opening today. The evil robot Ultron has invaded MMO   with his own game mode designed for Level 60 players. Groups of five team up against oncoming waves of Ultron sentries attacking Central Park. The battles lead to a climactic showdown at Avengers Mansion. more »

See Starbound Spirited Giraffe in action

You know who loves Chucklefish’s Starbound? This woman right here. That’s right, I can’t get enough of the pointless affairs. I think it’s because I love building and customizing things. Like, when I would play The Sims 3 and 4, I’d have more fun building houses than managing people’s lives. Now that Starbound Spirited Giraffe more »

Cut/Scenes: Need for Speed movie was huge hit – in China

American moviegoers, even those who play Need for Speed, were largely uninterested in 2014’s movie adaptation. But China loved it, as the film pulled in $66 million over there. So much so that China Movie Channel, Jiaflix and are going to help EA make a sequel. According to the Hollywood Reporter, much of that movie will more »

The force is strong with this Star Wars Battlefront trailer

Star Wars news is leaving Anaheim’s Star Wars Celebration at lightspeed. This the 10th annual event for everything Star Wars related. This year is bigger and more intense than usual since a new installment is on the way.  We’ve seen a brand new trailer for Episode VII, and now we’ve gotten our first look at Star more »