Wow, 2017 has already seen some amazing old-school platformers. Yooka-Laylee came out strong despite its faults, and just recently we were treated to the spectacle that is Super Mario Odyssey. While it’s no secret that indie developers and AAA studios alike are attempting comebacks with 3D platforming games, the current gaming market is becoming over saturated with shooters, racers, new consoles, ...[Read More]
Rockers, the holidays are upon us, and with the change in weather comes a time to celebrate the holiday season with family! Within the last fifty years of celebrating Thanksgiving, Americans now celebrate the day after, known as Black Friday: a day synonymous with scoring deals on a variety of products including video games, consoles, technology, vehicles, and clothing. If you are searching for th...[Read More]
I’ll be the first to admit that I had given up on the Assassin’s Creed series. The last game in the franchise that I actually purchased was Black Flag, which many fans will say is when the series peaked. Ubisoft then took a huge hit in credibility with Unity, which was an ambitious title, to say the least, but overall a complete mess of a game at launch. A year later we had Syndicate, which is act...[Read More]
With the launch of Microsoft’s Xbox One X console, a number of games have been releasing updates to provide enhanced graphical experiences for gamers choosing either to upgrade from an existing Xbox One console, or getting into the Xbox One universe for the first time with an Xbox One X. Below are the announced games which feature improvements for the new console. Marooner’s Rock will ...[Read More]
With the Xbox One X now out, many of you are looking for new games to play. Who isn’t! Well, today is your lucky day as we here at Marooners’ Rock will be giving away one lucky reader a copy of the game. If you’re new to the site we happen to welcome you to the site. For those of you that often come here, you’ll know the rules when it comes to giveaway. As you can clearly g...[Read More]
343 Industries recently held a Halo Livestream in which they shared new information about updates coming to Halo 5: Guardians, Halo Wars 2, and Halo: The Master Chief Collection. With the Xbox One X arriving in less than a month, it is great to know what early adopters will have to look forward to and how their existing games will preform even better.
Toxic Games, developer of first-person puzzler (FPP?) Q.U.B.E. and upcoming sequel Q.U.B.E. 2 released a gameplay trailer featuring much of the demo that has been playable at recent gaming conventions such as PAX West, Gamescon, and EGX.
Bethesda has released a brand new trailer, the Wrathful, “Righteous” Priest, that focuses on Father Theodore, one of the human “monsters” who have made their way into the new STEM world in The Evil Within 2. According to the press release, Father Theodore is a master manipulator and is looking to get in protagonist Sebastian Castellanos’ way and prevent him from findi...[Read More]
Less than two months away from launch, EA drops a new trailer for the latest in the Need for Speed franchise. Welcome to Fortune Valley showcases many of the open world features of the upcoming title, along with just some of the variety of cars that will be found in the game.
During a live podcast at Pax West earlier this week, Xbox’s Major Nelson and Windows and Xbox’ s Platform Head Mike Ybarra discussed some of the latest features coming to the Xbox One user interface within upcoming months. Xbox Insiders will have the chance to work out any kinks or bugs in the software before it launches for all Xbox Live users.
Do you own an Xbox One and think “Man, I wish I could play Killing Floor 2”? Well now’s your chance. Tripwire Interactive’s hit sequel, Killing Floor 2, is now available for Xbox One worldwide. With this release comes all post-launch content that arrived on other platforms, as well as some timed exclusives just for Xbox players such as support for the streaming service Mixe...[Read More]
Today at Gamescom, Ubisoft announced a release date for The Crew 2, along with a variety of pre-order offers. Also released was a multi-vehicle gameplay trailer, and some additional details for how integrating cars, motorcycles, boats, and planes is going to work out.