Nintendo held a little hands on convention in Chicago yesterday for the upcoming Nintendo Switch. Open to the public, the event was on a first-come, first-served basis. Here, I got some hands-on time to test out the most notable features that the new console has to offer. From the seamless hand-held capabilities to the comfortable Joy-Con controllers, I can say this new innovative console may actu...[Read More]
FULL SPOILERS FOR LEGION: CHAPTER 2!!! Legion’s second episode hit the breaks after last week’s brilliant first episode. That’s not to say it had bad pacing, as it did a good job of moving the story along. Opening the episode with a haunting but melodic cover of Talking Heads’ “Road to Nowhere,” we see David now being transported to Summerland by Syd and the oth...[Read More]
In recent years, it seems that some developers are deciding to take inspiration from From Software’s Dark Souls series. With titles such as Lords of the Fallen, Salt and Sanctuary, and Let It Die, it seems that the Souls games are becoming more of a genre than a trend. Team Ninja had no intention of ignoring their love of the Souls franchise while promoting Nioh. They made it well known that...[Read More]
With Ghost Recon Wildlands just less than a month away, Ubisoft announced that the critically acclaimed writers Don Winslow and Shane Salerno were part of the writing team for the game’s narrative. Winslow is the award-winning and #1 internationally bestselling novelist of The Cartel, The Power of the Dog and Savages. Salerno is a huge name in the film industry, as he is currently working wi...[Read More]
For those of you who didn’t know, FX has started a new TV series called Legion. Legion is based on the X-Men character of the same name. Legion, whose real name is David Charles Haller, was a character created by writers Chris Claremont and Bill Sienkiewicz in the 1980s. Not sure if this is really spoiling anything in the show, but David is the son of Professor Xavier and in the comics is kn...[Read More]
CI Games just revealed a new incentive to those who are unsure of getting Sniper Ghost Warrior 3. Most games nowadays offer some sort of expansion or season pass, and Sniper Ghost Warrior 3 will be no different. In general, the season pass is gonna cost $29.99, however, CI Games is now offering the season pass for free to anyone who pre-orders the game, which is set to release April 7th (PS4 and P...[Read More]
A new update for CD Projekt Red’s GWENT closed beta is on the way. The biggest aspect of this new update is that the Nilfgaard Empire will now be a playable faction. So for all 3 of you who actually like the Empire, be prepared to change up your playstyle with some new mechanics being added with Nilfgaard’s faction.
Before we get into this review, I’ll confess that I have never gotten into the Fate anime or manga. So I went into this game having no pre-existing knowledge of the lore or story. Luckily, I was able to pick up on the basic premise of this ongoing series from the start, as the game did a pretty good job of explaining what exactly was going on in this world. I will be honest and say it is int...[Read More]
Yesterday on Twitter, both Square Enix and Marvel hinted at some big announcement they were going to make today, telling us to keep watch for some potential big news. Speculation filled us all! The most obvious prediction a lot of us had was that we were finally getting official confirmation that Marvel characters would play a role in Kingdom Hearts 3. Unfortunately, we still gotta wait for that. ...[Read More]
Back in 2015 after I had finished the macabre masterpiece that is Bloodborne, I asked myself, “Why are there not more Lovecraftian video games?” The dark and Gothic horror aesthetic has always fascinated me and immersed me. Well back at E3 2016, we were given a small trailer for a new investigative horror title known as Call of Cthulhu.
Crytek has partnered up with Russian publisher, My.com, to collaborate on Warface. Crytek’s free to play shooter has seen its fair share of updates and improvements since it’s initial release back in 2014. My.com has published several familiar titles such as Armored Warfare and Skyforge. With them taking over publishing and operations, this will give Crytek more time in the development...[Read More]
Independent developer, The Deep End Games, has announced a new partnership with publisher Feardemic to bring their psychological horror game Perception to PlayStation 4. Feardemic is a new publishing label created by developer Bloober Team, who are known most notably for their 2016 horror title, Layers of Fear. The Deep End Games was made up of a team of veteran developers who have worked on criti...[Read More]