Doom On PS4 Pro And Xbox One X Is Getting A 4K Update

Doom On PS4 Pro And Xbox One X Is Getting A 4K Update

Doom was one of 2016's most highly-praised titles, and was among the best in a slew of first-person shooter hits like Titanfall II, Battlefield One, and Superhot. If you're itching to return to hell with Doom on

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BB-8 Has A Baby In Star Wars: The Last Jedi Gag Reel

BB-8 Has A Baby In Star Wars: The Last Jedi Gag Reel

Just in time for the release of Star Wars: The Last Jedi on Blu-ray, we get a glimpse of some of the on-set antics. Disney Movies and ET Online released two new blooper reels

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The Witness Headlines Xbox Games With Gold For April

The Witness Headlines Xbox Games With Gold For April

Microsoft has unveiled the set of four free games that come with Xbox Live gold memberships for April 2018. Jonathan Blow's critically acclaimed puzzler, The Witness, leads the lineup and is available for free from April 1 to

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Ten Video Games Churches That Fill Us With Awe

Ten Video Games Churches That Fill Us With Awe

Has a video game made you pause before? Whether it's one of Shadow of the Colossus' awe-inspiring giants or a sweeping vista from Horizon Zero Dawn, there's a certain power to majesties like these move us to

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Into The Pixel Video Game Art Exhibit Opens For Submissions

Into The Pixel Video Game Art Exhibit Opens For Submissions

Into the Pixel, an art exhibit focused on video games and brought to you by the Academy of Arts & Sciences and the Entertainment Software Association, has opened up for submissions for its 2018 showing. The art gallery

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Dragon Quest XI Coming To The West In September

Dragon Quest XI Coming To The West In September

Square Enix is bringing Dragon Age XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age to the west on September 4 for PS4 and PC (via Steam). The platforms themselves are noteworthy in that the 3DS version of the game

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PlayStation VR Gets $100 Price Drop

PlayStation VR Gets $100 Price Drop

Sony has announced it is dropping the price of the PlayStation VR camera bundle on March 29 by a $100, bringing it down to $299. The price drop encompasses the unit's camera bundles that do not include the

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Mutant Year Zero Injects Interesting New Elements Into The XCOM Formula

Mutant Year Zero Injects Interesting New Elements Into The XCOM Formula

Earlier in the month, a team of former Hitman and Payday developers revealed Mutant Year Zero, a turn-based tactics game that integrates stealth, exploration, and narrative elements into the XCOM formula. At GDC, we got our first

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Deck Nine Talks Deleted Scenes And Queer Characters In Life Is Strange Prequel

Deck Nine Talks Deleted Scenes And Queer Characters In Life Is Strange Prequel

Spoiler warning: This interview contains spoilers for the first Life is Strange, as well as Life is Strange: Before the Storm. Deck Nine took on an ambitious project when it signed on to create a prequel to Dontnod's

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Check Out This Youtube Series Touring Real Life Locations In The Yakuza Series

Check Out This Youtube Series Touring Real Life Locations In The Yakuza Series

Yakuza takes place in a fictionalized version of Tokyo, but it's heavily based on real-life locations. This series from Youtuber TheElecPlay92 shows off those real-world locations and compares them to their Yakuza counterparts. The series, titled the Yakuza

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Universal Holding GameDev Challenge Including Worlds Like Back To The Future And Voltron

Universal Holding GameDev Challenge Including Worlds Like Back To The Future And Voltron

Universal is holding a GameDev challenge to pitch video games on some of their biggest franchises, including Back to the Future, Turok, Battlestar Galactica, Voltron, and Jaws. The challenge, which is being done in partnership with Unity, uses

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John Cena Takes On The Role Of Duke Nukem In New Movie

John Cena Takes On The Role Of Duke Nukem In New Movie

The producers of a still-to-be-scripted Duke Nukem movie have confirmed that WWE superstar John Cena is attached to play the foul-mouthed superhero in the new film. In an interview with Cinema Blend, producers Andrew Form and Brad Fuller

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X-Men: Dark Phoenix And New Mutants Movies Delayed Again

X-Men: Dark Phoenix And New Mutants Movies Delayed Again

After being pushed back earlier this year, both of Fox's upcoming X-Men movies are getting delayed once again for extensive reshoots, 20th Century Fox has announced. Dark Phoenix, a movie about the Jean Grey firebird spirit, has been

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An Up-Close Look At Atari’s New Console, VCS

An Up-Close Look At Atari’s New Console, VCS

Last week, Atari pulled the curtain back from its "Atari Box" to announce the Atari VCS. The Linux-based system was on-hand at Game Developers Conference, where I was able to learn a bit more about the

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Exploring A Lovecraftian Open World In The Sinking City

Exploring A Lovecraftian Open World In The Sinking City

Lovecraftian lore is going through a revival in video games, with several recent and upcoming titles like The Darkest Dungeon, Sunless Sea, and Call of Cthulhu using the horror literature as a jumping off point for their

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Call Of Duty WWII DLC War Machine Announced

Call Of Duty WWII DLC War Machine Announced

The second DLC pack for last year's Call of Duty: World War II has been announced, launching first on PlayStation 4 on April 10. War Machine takes Call of Duty: WWII to new areas, such as

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The World Next Door Combines Narrative-Driven Adventure With Action-Puzzle Combat

The World Next Door Combines Narrative-Driven Adventure With Action-Puzzle Combat

Viz Media, primarily known for its prominent work in the anime and manga spaces, recently announced its foray into the gaming world. Its partnership with Rose City Games begins with a supernatural narrative action-puzzler called The World Next Door. You

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Science-Fiction Weekly – Should You Go See Ready Player One?

Science-Fiction Weekly – Should You Go See Ready Player One?

Ready Player One is a reminder of why I love going to the movies. Steven Spielberg turns Ernest Cline's novel into a gripping visual bombardment, dazzling theatergoers for two hours with off-the-rails action sequences and a nonstop

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Time To Go Fast With Destiny 2 Update 1.1.4

Time To Go Fast With Destiny 2 Update 1.1.4

One of the many complaints that longtime Destiny players have had about Destiny 2 is the lack of hero moments, where guardians feel more like superheroes than run-of-the-mill soldiers. With update 1.1.4, Bungie is hoping that some

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Humble Giving Away The Darkness II For Free

The Darkness II, a first-person shooter adapted from the comic-book series of the same name, is free to download on Humble through tomorrow. This sequel follows Jackie Estacado, the don of a crime family. After suddenly getting attacked by an organiza...

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Sea Of Thieves Currently Inaccessible On Game Pass

Sea Of Thieves Currently Inaccessible On Game Pass

Sea of Thieves, thus far Microsoft's highest profile release on their Game Pass service, is currently not functioning for players who are trying to play the game through the digital service. When trying to launch Sea of Thieves,

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Darkstalkers Costumes Coming To Street Fighter V

Darkstalkers Costumes Coming To Street Fighter V

Darkstalkers may not have any new games on the horizon, but some costumes from the series are coming to Street Fighter V. Fans of Lilith and Donovan will find their costumes on Juri and Urien respectively. Menat gets

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Battletech Dials Back Real-Time Mech Action In Favor Of Tactical Strategy

Battletech Dials Back Real-Time Mech Action In Favor Of Tactical Strategy

Games with giant robots have long been associated with fast, chaotic gameplay and Michael Bay-esque explosions, but developer Harebrained Schemes is aiming for a more thought-provoking, tactical angle to robot-on-robot battles in Battletech. In 3025, humanity is divided

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Destiny 2 Update 1.1.4

The one about going fast

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Destiny 2 Update 1.1.4

The one about going fast

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Overkill’s The Walking Dead Shows A Dilapidated Georgetown

Overkill’s The Walking Dead Shows A Dilapidated Georgetown

In a series like The Walking Dead, sometimes the most impactful stories aren't told through the lens of the characters themselves, but through the ravaged world that has been left behind. The first developer diary for Overkill's

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