As one of the final projects to come from the brief, but impactful, run of developer Clover Studio (the predecessor to a team that would become PlatinumGames), a game like Okami certainly was a good note to end on. The PS2-era action-adventure game–originally released back in 2006–garnered critical acclaim for its striking balance of gameplay that had
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Today BlueHole Studios opened a website titled “Fix PUBG” dedicated to a roadmap for the implementation of many of the requests made by players in order to improve the popular battle royale game PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds. The roadmap spans the period between August and September and promises wide-reaching improvements to client and server performance, anti-cheat solutions,
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Japan has pretty peculiar traditions and legislation about censorship of violence, so horror games often get significant cuts. Repeating the initiative taken for Resident Evil 7: Biohazard, the Japanese launch of Resident Evil 2 will include two different versions with different amounts of graphic violence. The standard version, titled Biohazard RE: 2 will have a CERO
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Developer Drastic Games is ready to make their debut with Soundfall. Formed by alumni from Epic Games, with veterans who worked on the immensely popular Fortnite, Gears of War, and the now-dead Paragon, the team finally unveiled their first project: a rhythm-based dungeon crawler with a procedurally-generated environment. The game, according to a press release by Drastic,
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It seems that the ongoing success of the battle royale genre is not exclusively self-contained. Instead, games such as Fortnite and PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds are positively impacting external companies. Gaming headset company Turtle Beach has released the figures for their second quarter of the fiscal year with overwhelmingly positive results. The financial report shows that the
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Overcooked 2 is a lot like going back for seconds: none of the courses you ate the first time around have changed, but the overall meal is still just as good, provided you’re still hungry. Coming into Overcooked 2, to say I was hungry for more of this co-op centric romp would be spot-on. The original Overcooked caught
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The Fortnite train can’t be stopped. After the massive success the game has gotten it’s no wonder Epic Games keep updating the game with new items and tomorrow will be no exception. After being leaked by dataminers over the weekend, the developer will finally be adding the Break Barrel shotgun to the game’s battle royale mode. The
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Forget the Toy-Con keyboard— one YouTuber found a way to create music with the Nintendo Switch without the use of any cardboard accessories. Armed with only a Teenage Engineering OP-1 synthesizer and a Nintendo Switch console, YouTuber Reagan Burke managed to create an entire song with noises from the Nintendo Switch’s operating system. Sampling the sounds
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With Gamescom quickly approaching at month’s end, today publisher Sega has revealed just which titles will be available for play in Cologne, Germany. Among Sega’s upcoming releases, they revealed that Creative Assembly’s Total War: Three Kingdoms, Sumo Digital’s Team Sonic Racing, and the much-anticipated release of Valkyria Chronicles 4 will all be available for demos at the show. Additionally, Fist of the North
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While PvP trainer battles have always been a staple of the Pokémon franchise, the popular mobile game Pokémon Go has lagged behind its traditional counterparts in that feature. Pokémon Go only just added a friends system and trading in June of this year, roughly two years after the game’s launch. But according to developer Niantic,
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WarioWare has always been one of the weirdest, most endearing corners of Nintendo’s wide breadth of IP. Its memorable and funny characters work well in tandem with the unique microgames in order to create minigame collections with a little more versatility than most in other games in its genre. That being said, we actually haven’t
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Looks like Bandai Namco isn’t yet done announcing new playable characters for its upcoming anime game My Hero One’s Justice. If the title feels familiar but not really, that’s because it’s actually a My Hero Academia game, titled My Hero Academia: One Justice in Japan. Yet, in the west, Bandai Namco lost the “Academia” likely due to licensing reasons.
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Following the release of Sagat and G as new characters in Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition announced yesterday at EVO 2018 and executed right after this morning, Capcom released two further gameplay videos. Each video is narrated by Community & Esports Manager Matt Edwards, and not only we see plenty of gameplay, but we also get an explanation
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