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Shadow of Mordor Releases Behind the Scenes Trailer

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor delivers a dynamic game environment where the player orchestrates their personal plan of vengeance as they bend Mordor to their will. The game begins on the night of Sauron’s return to Mordor, as his Black Captains brutally execute the Rangers of the Black Gate. Players become Talion, a ranger who loses his family and everything he holds dear, only to be returned from death by a mysterious Spirit of vengeance. Based on the player’s actions with the in-game Nemesis System, every enemy encountered is distinct and can evolve to become a personal archenemy through the course […]

Final Stronghold Crusader 2 Developer Diary Released: The Wolf

Stronghold Crusader 2 has gone gold and to celebrate Firefly Studios has released new gameplay footage of the series’ most notorious AI opponent: “Stronghold is known for its tendency to test players’ mental dexterity, and with the resurgence of these kinds of games it makes perfect sense to include The Wolf,” the developer said in a new blog post. “We want this addition to the cast of AI characters to reinforce our message that Crusader 2 retains the series’ sense of challenge. When you are victorious against The Wolf, or any character for that matter, it should feel like an […]

Cannon Brawl Launches For PC and Mac

Addictively fun and fast-paced, Cannon Brawl is launching on Steam for PC and Mac.  This is an intense action-strategy game that combines the skill-based play of a classic artillery game with the rapid-fire pacing of an RTS. Matches are quick and players will need to think fast to outwit and outmaneuver their opponents.  Players choose from a wide array of pilots and war machines to create a combination of buildings that they can drop from airships across destructible 2D multiplayer maps to decimate their opponents.  With resource management, territory control, and war machine upgrades, players will find a fierce real-time […]

Capcom Announces Resident Evil Revelations 2 Development

Capcom, a leading worldwide developer and publisher of video games, last week confirmed Resident Evil Revelations 2 is in development for the PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system, PlayStation 3 computer entertainment system, Xbox One, the all-in-one games and entertainment system from Microsoft, Xbox 360 games and entertainment system from Microsoft and PC. Resident Evil Revelations 2 will be available across North America and Europe in Early 2015. Evolving the episodic chapter set-up of the original Resident Evil Revelations, Resident Evil Revelations 2 will initially release as a weekly series of episodic downloads. Each of the four episodes will feature hours […]

Destiny Becomes Most Pre-Ordered Game In History

Bungie, the creators of the Halo franchise, and Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI) and the creators and publishers of such blockbuster franchises as Call of Duty and Skylanders, have joined forces to bring you Destiny, releasing worldwide today at 12:01 midnight September 9th local time in each territory where available at global retailers. Destiny is the most pre-ordered new video game IP in history, and has won over 180 awards and nominations, setting the stage for Destiny to become one of the biggest entertainment launches of the year, and the next big […]

Sherlock Crimes & Punishment Subversion Video Released

Crimes & Punishments, the new investigation game from Frogwares, today unveils a new gameplay video, presenting one of the many skills of Sherlock: the Art of Subversion! This new video is the second of a series of videos we will be releasing over the coming weeks until the release of the game on September 30 on PS4, PS3, Xbox One, Xbox 360 and PC. Publishers: Focus Home Interactive Developers: Frogwares Game Development

Electronic Arts Founder Trip Hawkins To Keynote Digital Kids Summit

Electronic Arts and EA Sports founder, Trip Hawkins will keynote Digital Kids Summit taking place October 21-22 in San Francisco. Trip is transitioning into the learning games industry as a Co-Founder and the CEO of If You Can, a company aimed at teaching 6-12 year olds how to use social emotional learning (SEL) to combat bullying. Digital Kids is the premier location for business networking between entertainment industry executives, digital media experts and technologists. Attendees will hear details on trends and analysis on games and mobile, toys and tech, and details on moms, dads and kids purchasing power. Trip joins […]

Card-based RPG Eminence: Xander’s Tales Kicks Off Kickstarter

Eminence: Xander’s Tales is a card collecting role playing adventure which takes place in a world where fantasy and science collide. It’s a trading card game where you collect cards from beating and outsmarting your opponents in a competitive high risk duel. The card mechanics have been inspired by the Triple Triad mini-game from Final Fantasy 8, combined with the strategic gameplay of a TCG and the community/storytelling features of an MMORPG. Think Pokémon TCG meets Skyrim in a love triangle with Final Fantasy. The Kickstarter for this is now live for folks to check out.

Baltimore Comic Con Honors Comic Pros At Harvey Awards

Comic Professionals came together Saturday night, September 6, 2014 to honor their peers during the presentation of the 2014 Harvey Awards, sponsored by Presenting Sponsors Cards, Comics & Collectibles and the Baltimore Comic-Con; Gold Sponsors BOOM! Studios and Comic WOW!, Silver Sponsors Akuna Entertainment, ComicMix, Geppi’s Entertainment Museum, Insight Studios Group; Painted Visions Comics, Top Shelf Productions, and Valiant; and Gift Bag Sponsors Abrams ComicArts, Archie Comic Publications, BOOM! Studios, Dark Horse Comics, DC Entertainment, Del Rey Publishing, Dynamite Entertainment, First Second, Popfun Collectibles, and Valiant Entertainment. The banquette to honor those nominated and the winners in more than 20 […]

Reality Games Unveils Mythborne

Global games publisher Reality Squared Games announced today the upcoming launch of its latest browser title, Mythborne. Developed by TianTuo Company, this free-to-play MMORPG with 2.5D graphics is set in an ancient world of Greek mythology and features turn-based battles determined by attack speed. Mythborne players will be able to choose between five classes: Duelist, Oracle, Hunter, Mage, and Paladin. As they progress through the story, they will have the chance to recruit non-playing characters, known as Heroes, to fight alongside them in battle. Players will have to balance their hero squad’s strengths and weaknesses against their own character’s skills […]