Month: November 2019

What if RTS but you ditched the omniscient perspective for the humble vantage of a single unit? That’s part of the pitch for Earthbreakers, recently announced by Petroglyph. The Grey Goo studio are tossing a hefty helping of first-person action into a pot of already simmering resource collection and tactical building. They’re hoping the result
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Assassin’s Creed creator Patrice Désilets, whose studio Panache Digital recently released Ancestors: A Humankind Odyssey on PC (console release to follow), has expressed his frustration with the game’s critical reception. Speaking at Reboot Develop Red (via Games Industry), Désilets claimed that Ancestors developers “know for a fact” that some reviewers didn’t play the game and that they are
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LCG Entertainment, a holding company that purchased the remnants of shuttered Telltale Games, has filed a trademark application for The Telltale Batman Shadows Edition. This development was brought to light by the Australian classification board (via TwistedVoxel), which awarded the title an age rating of 15+ just a day ago. No further details are available
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We know you’re busy and might miss out on all the exciting things we’re talking about on Xbox Wire every week. If you’ve got a few minutes, we can help remedy that. We’ve pared down the past week’s news into one easy-to-digest article for all things Xbox! Or, if you’d rather watch than read, you
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Arise: A Simple Story is the debut title from Piccolo Studio, a small group of creators who set out to create an emotional, bittersweet journey that takes place across a series of distinct, ethereal landscapes. Take control of time itself, reliving moments of joy and tragedy as you look back on the events of your
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It was 2012, and the original Avengers was just hitting theaters. “Call Me Maybe” was tearing up the charts. And Astro had just released its first wireless headset, the original Astro A50 Wireless. For seven years, the A50 has occupied top billing as Astro’s flagship headset. While technology (and Marvel movies) keeps evolving over the
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Last week, we asked you to give Sam a break and take in the scenery in Death Stranding. While trekking across the country and reconnecting a fractured world, you sent us your best landscape shots using #PS4share and #PSBlog. Here are this week’s highlights: The fog rolls across the scene in this share by lorsteibel.
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Project CARS developer Slightly Mad Studios has been acquired by Codemasters. As such, Codemasters’ impressive portfolio of racing titles now features Project CARS and another unannounced game from Slightly Made Studios, solely described as a “Hollywood blockbuster.” In addition, this expansion means Codemasters presently employs about 700 developers in offices around the world, including in London, Birmingham, Southam and
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Building on from a successful 2018/19, Astro Gaming and Gears Esports have expanded their partnership with Astro becoming the Official Audio Partner of Gears Esports across the full 2019/20 season. The agreement will see Astro’s industry leading audio equipment being used across all four Gears Esports Majors, including the inaugural Gears World Championships, as well
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T’was the night before Black Friday and all through the house, not a turkey was stirring, because trust me, this is a deals-eating madhouse. Yes, the Black Friday PC gaming deals are coming in thick and fast right now, but why spend ages browsing and comparing a bazillion different deals sites when you could pull
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With two major story arcs under their belt already, the team behind Titan Comics’ Life is Strange series – Emma Vieceli, Claudia Leonardi and Andrea Izzo – are back to deliver more. The main protagonists, Max and Chloe, have been through so much on this long and arduous journey through life and alternate timelines, but
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The Rock Band 4 team is mixing things up this holiday, partnering with Apple Music for a special four week season that will feature music from some of our favorite Apple Music playlists. Each week features a different playlist, with a great selection of new DLC to choose from. All Rock Band Rivals crews will
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Sindel is disgusting. And by that I mean that she’s both a deplorable person and she has some nasty tricks in Mortal Kombat 11 that are sure to make her a huge threat against the rest of the roster. She’s an absolute monster in the mid range, with an overhead that reaches from a football
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