The Art of NieR:Automata – The Amusement Park

The Art of NieR:Automata – The Amusement Park

Hello, nice to meet you, everyone! My name is Kazuma Koda and I’m a concept artist on NieR:Automata.I am privileged to write this blog post and I hope you enjoy reading it. Today, I want to show you

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4 Things To Know About Puyo Puyo Tetris

4 Things To Know About Puyo Puyo Tetris

Puyo Puyo Tetris combines two of gaming's biggest puzzle franchises, but is the resulting mash-up actually worth playing? Here are four things you should know about the brick-and-blob hybrid. Our review of Puyo Puyo Tetris is up now, but if you're

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See Why Little Nightmares Reminds Us Of Inside

See Why Little Nightmares Reminds Us Of Inside

Little Nightmares (formerly known as Hunger), reminds us of games like Inside and Limbo, which is a high compliment. You can read Jeff Cork's review to learn that it is a hugely compelling, and unnerving game that

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McDonald’s Happy Meals “POWER UP” with toys based on Mario and friends

Nintendo is partnering with McDonald's to bring some of its most famous characters from the Mushroom Kingdom to Happy Meals everywhere. Starting today and running through May 22, anyone who purchases a Happy Meal at participating McDonald's restaurants...

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Mario Kart 8 Deluxe demo event at GameStop on 4/29

Start your engines! Get ready to burn rubber across Mushroom Kingdom raceways in the fullest, fastest Mario Kart game ever! Experience the fun and play Mario Kart 8 Deluxe for Nintendo Switch this Saturday, April 29th at select GameStop stores from

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Should Overwatch Players Give Heroes of the Storm 2.0 A Try?

Should Overwatch Players Give Heroes of the Storm 2.0 A Try?

Blizzard rolled out a huge content patch to Heroes of the Storm today, taking the game to "2.0". Among these changes are enormous hero packages for everyone so they can get rolling with 20 characters of their

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Creator Of DDoS Malware Program Sentenced To Two Years’ Jail Time

Creator Of DDoS Malware Program Sentenced To Two Years’ Jail Time

The Central Criminal Court of England and Wales found 20-year-old Adam Mudd guilty after he admitted to creating a malware program designed to perform "distributed denial of service" (DDoS) attacks on computer networks. Mudd's Titanium Stresser malware

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Deformers Review – Having A Blast In Minor League

At its best, Deformers offers something for every kind of a competitive player: novices can expect simple, intuitive controls that emphasize smart movement and tactics over rote memorization, while veterans will find room for nuance and cool tricks th...

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Report: Vivendi Plans To Make Its Big Ubisoft Play This Year

Report: Vivendi Plans To Make Its Big Ubisoft Play This Year

Vivendi has steadily acquired shares of Ubisoft for more than a year now, but apparently Vivendi will be speeding up its acquisition plans for the game company. According to Reuters, Vivendi is expected to move forward with

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Night Trap: 25th Anniversary Edition Announced With Bodacious New Trailer

Night Trap: 25th Anniversary Edition Announced With Bodacious New Trailer

Night Trap, the controversial cult-classic FMV game, is finally getting the remaster a select few people have been clamoring for with Night Trap: 25th Anniversary Edition. The classic tale of a group of women being preyed upon

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Science-Fiction Weekly – Comparing The Forthcoming “Dark Souls In Space” Games

Science-Fiction Weekly – Comparing The Forthcoming “Dark Souls In Space” Games

Dark Souls comparisons are thrown around liberally. I'm guilty of attaching the name to difficult action/RPGs of similar ilk, and I'm sure many of you are too. I don't understand why people are saying The Legend of

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D.Va Coming To Heroes Of The Storm, Getting Crossover Skin

D.Va Coming To Heroes Of The Storm, Getting Crossover Skin

Blizzard's latest content update for Heroes of the Storm arrives today, which includes a new Overwatch-like crate system and a slew of cosmetics. It only stands to reason that the shooter gets more representation in the MOBA mashup,

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Free Swimsuit DLC Out Now For Persona 5

Free Swimsuit DLC Out Now For Persona 5

Persona 5 has been out for a few weeks, and the PlayStation Store is already host to a slew of DLC for the critically acclaimed JRPG, mostly in the form of cosmetic options for the main cast. To

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Alolan Region Pokémon Coming To Pokémon Shuffle On 3DS And Mobile

Alolan Region Pokémon Coming To Pokémon Shuffle On 3DS And Mobile

New Pokémon from the Alola region are now available in Pokemon Shuffle for 3DS and mobile devices. For a limited time, players can collect Alola's partner Pokémon by playing their special stages. Litten's is available from now

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4 Things To Know About The Relentless Horrors Of Outlast 2

Taking place in rural Arizona, Outlast 2 leaves behind the asylum of the original for bigger and scarier environments. After your wife is kidnapped by crazed cultists, your goal is to retrieve her without getting killed. Outlast 2 mostly succeeds with...

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Bye-Bye Boxboy Review – The Best Of The Boxes

With its third entry, HAL Laboratory proves that Boxboy (which is now safe to call a full-on series) has room for plenty of creativity beyond simply making platforms with boxes. Players control Qbby, a box who can create other boxes

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Ask Ninja Theory And Hellblade’s Creative Director A Question For Our Podcast

Ask Ninja Theory And Hellblade’s Creative Director A Question For Our Podcast

All month long, we've been talking about Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice from Ninja Theory. This action game from the creators of Heavenly Sword and Enslaved represents a big shift for the studio, since it will be their first

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Opinion – It’s Time To Leave The Console War Mentality In The Past

Opinion – It’s Time To Leave The Console War Mentality In The Past

In the '90s, Sega launched an all-out assault on video game industry frontrunner Nintendo in a now-iconic advertising campaign. The flagship television ad directly called out Sega's direct competition with the slogan "Genesis Does What Nintendon't." In addition to boosting

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Wilson’s Heart Review – Campy Horror Crippled By Technical Shortcomings

Looking back at the early horror films like Frankenstein, Creature from the Black Lagoon, and Dracula, they stand out more for their nascent filmmaking techniques than they do for providing scares. Undoubtedly innovators at the time, the rudimentary s...

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Little Nightmares Review – A Grotesque Tale That Plays Off The Familiar

Little Nightmares Review – A Grotesque Tale That Plays Off The Familiar

Little Nightmares is like hearing a cover of one of your favorite songs. On first glance, much of Tarsier Studios’ game seems like a riff on Playdead’s Limbo or Inside; it has puzzle-platforming with a vulnerable hero,

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Sonic Blazes Through Green Hill Zone In New Video

Sega has released a new video for the upcoming Sonic Forces, which shows Classic Sonic tearing through his old stomping grounds: Green Hill Zone. Take a look at the clip below to see Sonic blast through the stage, which is filled

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Latest Marvel Vs. Capcom: Infinite Trailer Reveals Ultron Sigma, Eight New Characters

Latest Marvel Vs. Capcom: Infinite Trailer Reveals Ultron Sigma, Eight New Characters

After a months-long hiatus, Capcom has finally revealed more info about its upcoming crossover fighter, Marvel Vs. Capcom: Infinite.  The trailer reveals the game's main antagonist, Ultron Sigma (a fusion of Avengers villain Ultron and Mega Man X's

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Resident Evil 7’s Free DLC Is Delayed

Resident Evil 7’s Free DLC Is Delayed

Capcom has announced that it is delaying the planned spring release of Resident Evil 7's Not a Hero DLC. Producer Masachika Kawata, executive producer Jun Takeuchi, and director Koshi Nakanishi offered a personal apology and explanation for the

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4 Ways Dragon Quest Heroes II Falls Short Of The Original

Dragon Quest Heroes II releases tomorrow, and while it is a solid action game, the original game is the better of the two. You can find our full review here, but in the video below you will find four highlights that

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Dragon Quest Heroes II Review – Losing Ground On A Bigger Battlefield

Over the last few years Omega Force has done an excellent job of adjusting its reputation to be more than just “the Dynasty Warriors studio.” It has been taking on high-profile franchises like Zelda and Attack on Titan, and delivering

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Reader Discussion – What Game Do You Play Over And Over Again?

Reader Discussion – What Game Do You Play Over And Over Again?

Whether its nostalgia or simply due to quality, there are some games out there that stick with us that we don't want to move on from. Perhaps it's a game you grew up with, or one that

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