Adam Bankhurst

Adam has been writing about and playing video games for as long as he can remember. He is an aficionado of all things Chipotle, Disney, and Hibachi related and is the founder of Extra Life Columbus. He truly believes there is nothing better than playing games and healing kids! His favorite games include Final Fantasy VII, The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time, Mass Effect 2, and Super Mario World.

Pokémon Nintendo Direct Arriving Tomorrow, June 6th

Pokémon fans rejoice! Nintendo and The Pokémon Company have just announced that tomorrow, June 6th, 2017, an 8-minute Pokémon Nintendo Direct will be released at 7am PT/10am ET. As with most Nintendo Direct announcements, there weren’t any further details, but considering this is so close to E3 2017 the news has the potential to make a big impact.

Ubisoft Details E3 Lineup With New Video

It’s hard to believe that E3 2017 is less than two weeks away, but it’s the truth. With that, all the companies and developers are starting to reveal their plans, and Ubisoft has done so with a post and a teaser video. In the video, which you can see below, two men are showing CEO and co-founder of Ubisoft Yves Guillemot a new teaser for E3, but all the new and secret news is blocked a...[Read More]

Iron Galaxy and Maximum Games Announce Extinction

Iron Galaxy, of Killer Instinct fame, and Maximum Games have announced their newest title, Extinction. Set to release in Q1 2018 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC, Extinction puts you in the shoes of one of the world’s last Sentinals, named Avil. You are one of the last hopes humankind has against the coming wrath of the Ravenii which, unfortunatley for you, employ massive 150-foot-tall Og...[Read More]

New Trailer and Release Date Announced for ELEX

THQ Nordic and developer Piranha Bytes have announced that ELEX will be releasing for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC on October 17th, 2017. In addition to the release date, they have released a new cinematic trailer and detailed what is in store for those who pre-order the Collector’s Edition version of the game.

Middle-earth: Shadow of War Delayed Until October

Middle-earth: Shadow of War, the follow-up to Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor, has been delayed from its original launch date of August 22nd, 2017 to October 10th, 2017. In a post, Developer Monolith Productions didn’t go into much detail into why the game was delayed, but did talk about how “Middle-earth: Shadow of War expands gameplay in every dimension, including the massive open wor...[Read More]

Legendary Pokémon and PvP Headed Soon to Pokémon GO

Today, in an interview with Brazilian Newspaper O Globo, Niantic’s VP of Strategic Development Matheiu de Fayet confirmed that the worldwide phenomenon Pokémon GO will finally be getting Legendary Pokémon and PvP in the coming months.

Ironcast Launching on Nintendo Switch This Summer

Developer Dreadbit and Ripstone Publishing have just announced that their steampunk mech combat game, Ironcast, will be launching on the Nintendo Switch this summer. Originally released on PC and Mac in 2015, and PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in 2016, Ironcast is a Match-3 game that has a ton of depth to it.

Hand of Fate: Ordeals Is The Most-Funded Australian Tabletop Game in Kickstarter History

Hand of Fate: Ordeals, the tabletop adaptation of Defiant Development’s action RPG franchise, can now claim the title of the most-funded Australian tabletop game in Kickstarter history at over $190,000 AUD. Perhaps most impressive is that their Kickstarter won’t end until Wednesday, June 21st at 9:00pm ET, so they have plenty of time to pad that lead. Before they launched this Kickstar...[Read More]

Dungeon Defenders II Officially Launching on June 20th

Trendy Entertainment has just announced that their action-tower defense RPG Dungeon Defenders II will be officially launching on June 20th. While the game is currently available as a Steam Early Access title for PC and in early access on PlayStation 4, the final game will launch on those platforms, as well as Xbox One for the very first time.

Sonic Mania Release Date & Price Confirmed With New Trailer

As we reported last week, the rumor about Sonic Mania being released on August 15th, 2017 is indeed the release date for the return of Sonic the Hedgehog. Sonic Mania will be available on PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch for $19.99.

Square Enix Unveils New JRPG Titled Lost Sphear

Square Enix has just announced that their newest JRPG is titled Lost Sphear. Developed by Square Enix’s Tokyo RPG Factory, the same studio who developed the beautiful I Am Setsuna in 2016, Lost Sphear looks to bring you into a world that is on the brink of fading into nothingness.

Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles to Receive Physical Release and Special Editions

Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles, will be receiving a physical release on PlayStation 4 when it arrives on July 18th, 2017. Not only that, but limited editions will also be available from Merge Games’ Signature Edition Store. Developer Prideful Sloth is also releasing Yonder on PC, and has said they will consider other platforms based on sale performance.

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