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eSports Deemed Too Violent for Olympics
Earlier in 2018, there was buzz around the idea of eSports making its way into the Olympics in future years. Well, Thomas Bach, the International Olympics Committee president, says
Weekly News Roundup: August 26-September 1


 

We have all the big gaming news for this week in one place. Find out which games are out for Games with Gold and PlayStation Plus. Did you miss the latest editions
Xbox Game Pass: September's New Games Revealed
Xbox Game Pass is about to add a heap of new games to the service. The September additions to the Netflix-style service have been unveiled; there are some big triple-A releases
PlayStation Plus September Games Revealed
The PlayStation Plus games for September have been revealed via a PlayStation blog post.

Headlining this month is Destiny 2. The first-person shooter from Bungie is getting
Marvel's Spider-Man First DLC Swings In This October
Sony has revealed that Marvel's Spider-Man will be receiving its first DLC content on October 23. The content is called The City That Never Sleeps DLC. The news came
Pokemon Sword and Shield

Pokemon Sword and…

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Nintendo aired a Pokemon Direct focusing on Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield today, revealing the official release date for the new titles, among other details. Some of the information that was covered includes: New Dynamax mechanic, which makes your Pokemon huge and strong for 3 turns during battle. New…
Pokemon Direct

Watch the Pokemon…

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Nintendo has been teasing a Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield Pokemon Direct for a while now. If you’re anxious for news about the new generation of Pokemon games (the first full games for a home console), you’ll want to keep this page bookmarked. The Pokemon Direct will be kicked…
Norman Reedus in Death Stranding

Death Stranding Gets…

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Today, Hideo Kojima released the latest trailer for Death Stranding, which contained all the information we’ve been so eager for! The biggest news is that the game is officially coming to the PlayStation 4 on November 8, 2019. In addition, we finally got a decent look at what the…

Randy Pitchford Details…

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The spotlight will shine brightly on Borderlands 3 at this year’s E3. Gearbox CEO and overall great dude Randy Pitchford detailed what will be showcased next month. A new planet and Vault Hunter will be presented through extensive gameplay. Those lucky enough to attend E3 will have an opportunity…
Man Wearing PSVR Headset

Wireless VR and…

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Sony and PlayStation have dominated the gaming industry ever since the release of their original console in 1994, and they’re not slowing down anytime soon. PSVR 2 has been no secret for some time now, and it looks like we have more information about the direction Sony could be…
The Wolf Among Us

Telltale Games Catalog…

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The abrupt shuttering of Telltale Games has left their sweeping catalog of graphic adventure games in limbo, now affecting the digital storefront GOG.com. All twelve Telltale games, ranging from entries in the Sam & Max franchise to their Batman and Borderlands tie-ins, are set to leave the platform next…

Hiveswap Act 2…

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Those of us familiar with Hiveswap‘s source material will be familiar with long pauses between content, and in the grand tradition of the series, we’re rapidly approaching the two-year anniversary of Hiveswap Act One with little to no news on Act Two, until today. A backers-only announcement was released and posted…
Soldiers from COD WWII

Treyarch Now Making…

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Treyarch is taking the reigns on Call of Duty once more. Published by Activision, the series has become an annual franchise, not unlike Madden over the years. 2020’s installment, originally headed by Raven Software and Sledgehammer Games, will now be taken over by Treyarch with the other two studios…
Oxygen Not Included Cover Art

Games Removed From…

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Epic Games is smack in the middle of a brand-new sale that they have deemed a “mega sale” and it looks like some developers aren’t having it. Almost all the games you can find in the Epic Games Store are on sale, and $10 will be given for any…

The Last of…

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In an effort to hire new talent, The Last of Us Part II co-director Anthony Newman stated on Twitter that the remaining job opening for Naughty Dog would help “close out” development for the highly-anticipated sequel. Newman highlighted the animation of melee combat for the game, which implements high-end motion matching…

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