Vanguard V coming to a Virtual Boy near you?

Ready for a surprise? Let’s ease you into it. An indie game by the name of Vanguard V has been accepting pledges via Kickstarter. The game is being developed entirely for virtual reality platforms. Of course, Oculus Rift, and Project Morpheus are two of the most mainstream ports that the game is hoping to be more »

Destiny gameplay trailer shows off Venus

Bungie has released a trailer showing off one of Destiny’s explorable planets: Venus. Last month, beta players had a chance to explore only two of Destiny’s playable planets–Earth and for a brief window, the Moon. Players were able to get a taste of the other planets, Venus and Mars, in the Crucible (multiplayer) portion of more »

50YW is Ubusuna for the PS4

PS4 owners have another reason to be excited about their console, and it has nothing to do with Gamescom 2014 announcements. No, it’s about the system getting 50YW. If you don’t know what that means, you’re probably not a fan of creator’s Hiroshi Iuchi work, because it’s the code name for Ubusuna Yes, it looks more »

Gamescom 2014: Call of Duty Advanced Warfare gives multiplayer details

One of the stars of Gamescom this week is Activision’s latest version of the bullet-slinging, improbable dictatorship-toppling Call of Duty franchise. Advanced Warfare is going full sci-fi with battlesuits that grant serious power. Yeah, I am Iron Man. The battlesuits allow for incredibly high jumping, which can lead to mid-air firefights. Players can also drop more »

The Last of Us: Remastered is a great impulse buy

I wasn’t going to buy The Last of Us: Remastered, . I’m just passing through the mall, I told myself. Taking a minute to look around GameStop wouldn’t hurt, right? Well, it wouldn’t hurt me. I can’t say the same for my wallet. I was mostly there to pre-order a certain something for my significant other, more »

Nemesis is final content for Call of Duty: Ghosts

The Call of Duty: Ghosts journey is coming to an end with Nemesis, the final piece of DLC for the shooter. It features four maps, including one with mine carts and a remake of COD’s smallest map ever. Nemesis also concludes the Extinction storyline that pits soldiers against alien invaders. Goldrush is set in an more »

Alien Isolation egg replica wins SDCC 2014 for SEGA

I’ve been mourning all weekend that I was unable to attend San Diego Comic Con with all the cool people. But like an idiot, I have been following everything that I’m missing. Thanks to the marvel of social media, I can get glimpses of what’s there while it’s happening. One thing that has made me more »

EA doesn’t want a Battlefield 4 mistake with Hardline

EA learned some painful lessons with the laundry list of problems that plagued Battlefield 4. The publisher has acknowledged some of that came from rushing the product to market. The plan wasn’t just to launch a superior product to Call of Duty, but to beat the game to market annually by about two weeks. This more »

Destiny Beta Impressions: Through the Borderlands, darkly

It’s impossible for me not to compare Destiny to Borderlands. There are countless similarities, from the numbers you see when enemies bleed health to the shape of the icon surrounding the pickups they drop. The Ghost robot that guides you around is not unlike a more serious version of Claptrap. The whole affair feels like more »

Respawn shows off upcoming Titanfall Frontier’s Edge DLC maps

Respawn Entertainment is preparing pilots for new Titanfall DLC by giving a preview of the new Frontier’s Edge maps. Details and lore about Dig Site and Export are currently featured with Haven expected soon. The Interstellar Manufacturing Corporation (IMC) is in conflict with the Militia over the mining industry in the furthest reaches of space. Dig Site takes pilots to a mining outpost more »

Jailed dictator Noriega follows LiLo’s lead, suing Activision over Black Ops 2

Reading that Lindsay Lohan was suing Rockstar Games, you may have thought the same thing I did. Is that really the biggest problem on her plate right now? Her life is sunshine and rainbows compared to that of deposed Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega. He’s serving 20 years in prison for crimes committed during his reign. more »

BioWare wants Mass Effect feedback

Like having your voice heard? Then give BioWare some Mass Effect feedback. The call went out on the internet, and it’s time to answer. BioWare’s Michael Gamble shared a link to a survey on Twitter, and you have a chance to make your opinion count. The kind of Mass Effect feedback the developer is asking more »