Xbox Live Update for the week of April 15, 2015

It’s the week income tax is due, and Xbox One gets a game called We Are Doomed. That can’t be a coincidence, right? It doesn’t actually have anything to do with taxes though. It’s a twin-stick shooter that gives you a laser beam to blast enemies with. Waves Mode has 30 waves to tackle, and Endless Mode more »

The Witcher 3 is 10% off if you pre-order digitally

Do you know why people love CD Projekt Red so much? It’s because of things like the announcement I’m about to make. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is coming to the PS4, Xbox One, and PC on May 18, 2015. It’s going to be huge, and the hype is palpable. It’s a blockbuster game, and more »

Important Importables: Fire Emblem’s Roy is our boy

Now that the Super Smash Bros. Smash Bros. Fighters Ballot is open, we’ve begun hearing rumblings over which characters do and don’t deserve to be back in the game. Data has even been mined that allegedly hints at the introduction of Street Fighter‘s Ryu and Fire Emblem‘s Roy to the game. However, the latter character more »

Toukiden Kiwami Review: More of the same

Price: ($59.99 on PS4) System(s): Vita (PS4) Release Date: March 31, 2015 Publisher (Developer): Koei Tecmo (Omega Force) ESRB Rating: “Teen” for Alcohol Reference, Blood and Gore, Mild Suggestive Themes, Partial Nudity, and Violence I defy you to not be interested in the opportunity to literally beat a monster’s limbs off, put them on a stick, and more »

Journey’s PS4 adventure will be physical and digital

Thatgamecompany’s magnum opus is coming to PS4 this summer. The new-gen port of Journey was first announced in August 2014 alongside a port of The Unfinished Swan, but we now have both a date—which will likely be updated at E3, and a format. As DigitalSpy reports, Journey on the PS4 will be available digitally via PlayStation Network, but also more »

Splatoon GameTrucks are inking the US this summer

Nintendo’s unabashedly messy Splatoon is teaming up with GameTruck to bring the competitive, colorful shooter to major U.S. cities starting this June, after Splatoon releases May 29. Over 100 Splatoon-clad trucks packed with Wii Us, TVs, and Inkling paraphernalia will be available for private reservation in 25 major cities around the country. A Splatoon Amiibo figure will also more »

You can beat Deus Ex: Mankind Divided without fighting a single enemy

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided will be “ghostable”—that is, possible to beat without killing a single enemy. Executive Game Director Jean-François Dugas confirmed the option himself, adding that bosses can also be given the slip in one way or another. This improves upon the stealth pathways of Deus Ex: Human Revolution, which could only be partially ghosted due to a more »

Get your goat on with Goat Simulator for the Xbox 360 and Xbox One

Do you hear the bleating? I do. It’s the sound of the coming storm that is Goat Simulator. The joke game from Coffee Stain Studios which brought joy to PC gamers and spawned a slew of copycats starring cats, dogs, and other animals, is on the Xbox 360 and Xbox One on April 17, 2015. more »

Nintendo eShop Update for April 16, 2015

\Head to your s! The update is here with eight new games. and owners alike will definitely find something worthwhile to enjoy. Though, the real draw this week will probably be the two new Mii Plaza StreetPass games for 3DS owners. Ultimate Angler and Battleground Z are $4.99 each or both for $7.99. You’ll also more »

Invisible, Inc. is bringing tactical espionage to PS4

Another day, another intriguing indie project. From Klei Entertainment, the makers of Don’t Starve and Mark of the Ninja, comes Invisible, Inc., a tactical RPG that mixes stealth with procedural generation. But you probably already knew that; the game’s slated for a Steam release May 12, after all. But now it’s coming to PS4. Klei co-founder Jamie Cheng more »


Wii U owners should beware the Super Smash Bros. Mewtwo glitch (update)

Mewtwo is in Super Smash Bros. now, and it’s super exciting. However, it’s also a little tragic, because it isn’t all sunshine in this mashup’s realm. It turns out the new DLC brought with it a Mewtwo glitch. 3DS owners can go do something else, because this is for the eyes of ones with Wii more »

New Super Smash Bros update contains data for possible new characters

Today saw Mewtwo touch down in the land of the Super Smash Bros. roster, along with some Mii costumes or whatever. With the iconic final boss of the original Pokemon came a software update, and we all know people can’t help but mine the hell out of every line of code in the new data. more »