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The Division is coming in the first 3 months of 2016

In its most recent financial report, Ubisoft confirmed that its forthcoming open-world MMO, Tom Clancy’s The Division, will not launch until the end of the current fiscal year. In other words, the game will release between January and March of 2016, just missing the holiday season. Assassin’s Creed Syndicate is still slated for an October 23, 2015 more »

ARK: Survival Evolved will bring dinosaur survival to Sony’s Project Morpheus

Studio Wildcard’s ARK: Survival Evolved will be the first survival experience to come to Project Morpheus. Wildcard Founder and Technical Art Director Jesse Rapczak detailed the game’s PS4 and Morpheus release in a recent PlayStation Blog post, promising an experience designed from the ground up to support virtual reality. ARK: Survival Evolved casts you as a more »

Yooka-Laylee’s new character Trowzer is as tongue-in-cheek as it gets

Right down to its title, Playtonic Games’ Yooka-Laylee is unabashedly punny. But the game’s newest addition and first support character, Trowzer the snake, has pushed the proverbial tongue further into the cheek than ever. Trowzer considers himself a master of business, Playtonic explained, though he never found his footing in the, erm, business. At least he figured out more »

Street Fighter V will hit PS4 and PC by March 2016

Capcom has high hopes for Street Fighter V. As revealed in the company’s most recent financial report, the fighter is set to release by the end of the 2016 fiscal year (before or during March 2016) on PS4 and PC. What’s more, Capcom predicts it will move two million units by the end of FY2016. Capcom clarified more »

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Rockstar won’t ban you for using single player GTA V mods

Calm down, modders. Rockstar won’t be swinging the ban hammer in the direction of players who just want to get creative with the Grand Theft Auto 5 campaign. Moreover, the studio is not totally against GTA V mods, Rockstar wrote in a recent Q&A, but only against mods and hacks that have a negative affect on GTA Online. more »

Battlefield 4 content will be free from here on out

Developer DICE will release all future Battlefield 4 content to all players free of charge. As BF4Central reports, this includes the game’s forthcoming night and community maps, the spring Gunmaster patch’s new modes and weapons, and any unannounced content. This will all be free to both premium and non-premium players. Battlefield 4‘s premium membership includes five more »

You’ll have 12 maps to explore when Star Wars Battlefront launches

DICE recently addressed one of the more burning questions regarding the scope of their forthcoming reboot of Star Wars Battlefront: How many maps? It seems the magic number is 12 this time around, at least initially. Star Wars Battlefront will feature a dozen maps across four planets at launch, with two additional maps coming in December as free DLC. For more »

JumpJet Rex Review: Well, he jumps

JumpJet Rex Price: $14.99 System(s): PC Release Date: April 21, 2015 Publisher (Developer): TreeFortress Games (TreeFortress Games) At first JumpJet Rex was just brutally simple. Those were the good times. When I previewed the V0.3.4 build of TreeFortress Games’ prehistoric platformer back in January, I came away unimpressed but optimistic. It was threadbare, but rocketing a little dinosaur through increasingly hazardous levels under more »

Shadow of Mordor already getting Game of the Year treatment

Monolith Productions’ Middle-Earth Shadow of Mordor isn’t even a year old, but it’s already getting the Game of the Year treatment. On Tuesday May 5, 2015, Monolith and publisher Warner Bros. will release a GOTY edition of the title which includes all the content that’s come to the game since its initial release in September 2014. more »

Banjo-Kazooie successor Yooka-Laylee succeeding on Kickstarter

Yooka-Laylee, an unabashedly Banjo-Kazooie-inspired platformer and studio Playtonic’s breakout title, has finally put a face to its new name. Heretofore known as “Project Ukelele,” Yooka-Laylee stars male chameleon Yooka and female bat Laylee, who were both designed by Steve Mayles, the man behind the designs of Banjo, Kazooie, and the Donkey Kong Country family. If you ask me, there’s more »

Star Wars Disney Infinity 3.0 is coming, leak points to August 2015

Disney Infinity is only going to get bigger with the release of Disney Infinity 3.0, and it seems the universe has enlisted the help of a few jedi. As IGN reports, a Disney Kingdom product page (now removed per Disney Interactive’s take-down order) revealed a Star Wars: Clone Wars set of figures, starring Anakin Skywalker and the dual-sabered more »

Dead Island 2 slips from Spring 2015 to 2016

Another day, another delay. (I’m as tired of writing that as you are of reading it.) For the second time this year, it’s Deep Silver who’s taking a rain check on a major release. Having already delayed Homefront: The Revolution into 2016, the publisher today announced via Twitter that Dead Island 2 will not release until next more »