Atari Co-Founder Ted Dabney Passes Away At Age 80

Atari Co-Founder Ted Dabney Passes Away At Age 80

Video game pioneer and Atari co-founder Ted Dabney has passed away at age 80. The news comes from close friend Leonard Herman. Dabney was instrumental in the early history of Atari and video games, but is often

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What To Watch This Weekend: Overwatch, Dota 2, And Darkstalkers

What To Watch This Weekend: Overwatch, Dota 2, And Darkstalkers

It's a bit of light week in terms of number of events, but the events that are going on this week are pretty killer. Combo Breaker is a huge fighting game and I'd love to attend some day,

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God Of War Sells Over Five Million Copies

God Of War Sells Over Five Million Copies

The newest God of War has sold over five million copies, according to Sony, making it the fastest selling PlayStation 4 exclusive. The news comes from Sony's Investor's Relations Day report, where the company is more than happy

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Replay – Gungrave: Overdose

Replay – Gungrave: Overdose

In this episode of Replay, we play three absolutely atrocious games, the first of which is Gungrave: Overdose. You'll see just how much we dislike it in just a matter of seconds of us playing it, and

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Weekend Warrior – A Long Weekend And New Faces

Weekend Warrior – A Long Weekend And New Faces

It's a three day weekend for a lot of us in the states, which means that the Game Informer crew has a lot of rest and relaxation planned. But like all plans, that's surely to go awry,

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Fatal SWATing Case Adds Federal Charges For Two More Men

(Photo courtesy of Irfan Khan/AP) Two additional men have been hit with federal charges in the Wichita, Kansas SWATing case that left one man dead after an argument over a Call of Duty match. Last December, Andrew Finch was killed by police

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Mega Man X-Inspired Rogue-Lite 20XX Coming To Consoles

Mega Man X-Inspired Rogue-Lite 20XX Coming To Consoles

20XX, a platformer rogue-lite that draws heavily from Capcom's Mega Man X series, is coming to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Switch this July. The platformer launched on Steam Early Access in 2014 and has since been built

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See Captain Toad’s Varied Levels In A New Gameplay Trailer

See Captain Toad’s Varied Levels In A New Gameplay Trailer

Nintendo released a new gameplay trailer for the Switch port of Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker. The trailer showcases the puzzle game's various features, including a quick look at the New Donk City level inspired by Super Mario:

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Hacking Is Starting To Affect Online Switch Games

Hacking Is Starting To Affect Online Switch Games

A few weeks ago, Switch hacking was blown wide open by a hardware exploit that allowed players to modify code on the console. As a consequence, some players are now employing cheating measures in competitive games. Today, a

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The Division Film Director David Leitch Discusses The Video Game Movie Stigma

The Division Film Director David Leitch Discusses The Video Game Movie Stigma

Deadpool 2 and John Wick director David Leitch was recently announced as the director for a film based on Ubisoft's The Division. In an interview with Collider, he shared more information about the upcoming

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Fortnite’s Limited Time Jetpack Event Disabled Shortly After Launch

Fortnite’s Limited Time Jetpack Event Disabled Shortly After Launch

Epic Games disabled Fortnite's Close Encounters event about an hour after it launched. Epic announced the event's shutdown via Fortnite's official Twitter. Due to an issue with Close Encounters, we’ve had to disable this LTM while

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Answering Days Gone’s Lingering Questions

Answering Days Gone’s Lingering Questions

With this special edition of The Game Informer Show, we're officially wrapping up our fun month of exclusive coverage on Days Gone from Sony Bend. We're joined by creative director John Garvin, studio director Christopher Reese,

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Onrush Details Its Modes In Action-Packed Trailer

Deep Silver has released a new trailer showcasing the upcoming modes in Codemasters new combat-racing game Onrush. The new title is being developed by a team created from the former members of Evolution, who were known for the Motorstorm series.

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The Wolf Among Us Season 2 Launching In 2019

The Wolf Among Us Season 2 Launching In 2019

The second season of The Wolf Among Us, Telltale's noir-ish graphic adventure based on the Bill Willingham comic series Fables, will launch in 2019  Telltale had previously announced the new season of the episodic detective story would land

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Madden 19 Release Date, Deluxe Cover Star & Early Features Announced

Madden 19 Release Date, Deluxe Cover Star & Early Features Announced

Madden NFL 19 is now officially slated for release on August 10 (PS4/Xbox One), and today developer EA Tiburon also announced that Terrell Owens is the cover star of the Hall of Fame Edition – which can

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Watch Us Play Detroit: Become Human’s Opening

Watch Us Play Detroit: Become Human’s Opening

Update: You can watch the archive of our stream right here, enjoy! A new Quantic Dream game is always interesting... to say the least. In today's little livestream, Jeff Cork and Ben Hanson are starting up the game

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Bard’s Tale IV’s Dev Walkthrough Offers A Deep Look At The RPG

Bard’s Tale IV’s Dev Walkthrough Offers A Deep Look At The RPG

Inxile Entertainment is working on a new entry in the long-running Bard's Tale series, and the studio has released a lengthy developer walkthrough that shows just what players can expect from The Bard's Tale IV: Barrows Deep.

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New Madden & NBA Live Leadership Commit To Gameplay, Live Services

New Madden & NBA Live Leadership Commit To Gameplay, Live Services

Madden and NBA Live developer EA Tiburon has officially announced a swap of sorts for some of its senior positions. Former Madden senior producer Seann Graddy has become executive producer at NBA Live, and Carlos Guerrero, who

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Death Stranding Will Need Global Player Cooperation Says Mads Mikkelsen

Death Stranding Will Need Global Player Cooperation Says Mads Mikkelsen

Death Stranding actor Mads Mikkelsen has confirmed that Death Stranding, Hideo Kojima's new sci-fi game that continues to baffle at every turn, will require collaboration from players around the world. While doing the press circuit for his newest

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Report: Disney Moving Forward With Boba Fett, Obi-Wan Movies

Report: Disney Moving Forward With Boba Fett, Obi-Wan Movies

Disney has a writer and director for a standalone Boba Fett movie and is pursuing creatives for an Obi-Wan movie. The Hollywood Reporter reveals that James Mangold, director of movies like 3:10 to Yuma and Logan, has been

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The Steam Link Mobile App Has Been Blocked By Apple

The Steam Link Mobile App Has Been Blocked By Apple

Valve has reported that the Steam Link app, which was announced only two weeks ago, has been rejected by Apple and has effectively ended the chances of getting the app on iOS devices The app was

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Gaming Personality John Bain AKA TotalBiscuit Has Passed Away At 33

Gaming Personality John Bain AKA TotalBiscuit Has Passed Away At 33

John Bain, an internet personality who has gone by the monikers TotalBiscuit, The Cynical Brit, and TotalHalibut, has passed away according to a message from his wife. Bain's wife, Genna Bain, posted the news today on

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GI Show – Detroit, Call Of Duty’s Battle Royale, E3 Predictions

GI Show – Detroit, Call Of Duty’s Battle Royale, E3 Predictions

Welcome back to The Game Informer Show! On today's episode, we're joined by a very special guest to celebrate the podcast's 400th episode and we also have a lot of great games to talk about. First up,

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Dark Souls Remastered On PC Already Falling Victim To Infamous Hackers

Dark Souls Remastered On PC Already Falling Victim To Infamous Hackers

Dark Souls Remastered released slightly early on Steam last night, letting preorders or new buyers go ahead and start playing the newly updated and remastered version of FROM Software's action-adventure game. Just as quickly, however, cheaters entered

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Funny To A Point – My Demented Adventures In House Flipper

Funny To A Point – My Demented Adventures In House Flipper

If you're like me, you've probably watched a million home-improvement television shows over the years – and if you're REALLY like me, it's not because you wanted to. My wife is the one with the fetish for watching neurotic

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Replay – Disruptor

Replay – Disruptor

Our month of Spider-Man coverage continues with a look at Insomniac Games' first title, Disruptor. This early PlayStation 1 shooter didn't make much of an impact in an industry dominated by Doom and Duke Nukem, but showed

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