XCOM 2 is coming, and we know when

Talk of an XCOM sequel has been circulating for quite some time, and why not? Since 2K relaunched the series in 2012 as , the sci-fi mash-up of tactical strategy and first-person shooter games has greatly built upon its fan base by seeing releases for PCs, iOS and Android devices, and consoles. Computer and consoles also got  in 2013, more »

Koji Igarashi firmly requests your presence Monday

I posted earlier this week about what may be a new project from the former producer, writer, and general curator of the Castlevania series, Koji Igarashi. Any doubt that this could be an elaborate ruse have been blown away by Sword or Whip’s Twitter posting an image requesting our presence (firmly) on May 11, 2015 more »

Koji Igarashi’s Castlevania-esque “dream project” may be back

Koji Igarashi is one of the great characters of the gaming industry. Also known as IGA, and rarely seen without his cowboy hat or leather whip, the man directed the legendary Castlevania: Symphony of the Night and produced an onslaught of critically successful Castlevania games for the Game Boy Advance and DS systems. After leaving more »

A survey supposedly reveals Mass Effect 4 details

Well everyone, we have a grain of salt situation today. Remember when Dragon Age: Inquisition story, character, and gameplay details were leaked back in August 2012 after some people were asked to take a survey by EA and BioWare? It appears the same thing has happened with Mass Effect 4. Appears, because we probably won’t more »

3DS StreetPass suggesting The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess 3D is a fake

Coinciding with a Zelda Symphony performance in Germany, photos are appearing on Twitter revealing a supposed Nintendo 3DS StreetPass tag with someone whose latest game was The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess 3D. While Nintendo has not officially revealed any plans to develop such a port or remaster, the recent releases of such titles as 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 »

The Meta Knight Amiibo’s status is in flux

I hate doing Amiibo articles like this, but you have to stay informed. Every bit of news helps. Unfortunately, there are currently conflicting Meta Knight Amiibo reports circulating online at the moment. Both sound equally valid. Neither have super substantial backing. The best we can do is tell you both sides of the current Meta more »

Rumors have Joe Montana Football returning as Microsoft exclusive

We told you about this somewhat mysterious tweet from Joe Montana back in July 2014. Now a user on Operation Sports has posted a pretty lengthy document promising Joe Montana’s football franchise will return as a Microsoft exclusive on Xbox One and Windows 10. EA Sports COO has been evasive about whether the publisher’s current more »


Tomonobu Itagaki wants Fatal Frame V in North America

I’ve said before, and I’ll say again until the heat death of the universe, that Fatal Frame II: Crimson Butterfly is one of my absolute favorite games. When I read about Fatal Frame V and the ability to use the Wii U pad as the camera, well, I’m not going to lie. I cried a more »

New Baldur’s Gate game teased by Beamdog

I can still vividly remember the day I picked up Baldur’s Gate II: Shadows of Amn in a thrift store. My dad and I always searched the books, CDs, and computer games for hidden gems. This time he had found one, and handed me the taped up case. I looked over the art on the more »

Microsoft might be taking steps against hackers

It was recently discovered by Dualshockers that Microsoft is in the process of hiring a new Software Engineer for their team. The listing on LinkedIn seems to point directly to the recent attacks on Xbox Live. It shows that Microsoft is focused on hiring a person who loves to find ways to foil hackers, and cheaters. more »


Steam Black Friday Sale? Say It Ain’t So!

As I’ve said in the past, I hate black Friday and everything it stands for. So it makes me sad to see that even Steam may be getting in on the day with a Steam Black Friday event. Recently leaked screenshots from Japan have appeared on NeoGAF and proclaim a “Steam Autumn Sale”, running from more »