Dynasty Warriors is a franchise with a complicated reception: you either fall in love with it, or never manage to understand the appeal. Regardless of that, there have been eight entries in the core so far and a large number of spin-offs, including adaptations of manga and anime (One Piece Pirate Warriors, Arslan, Berserk). Open world In a twist nobody expected from a game so devoted to providing the players with discrete missions, DW9 goes open world, because it’s 2018 and we still aren’t over open world experiences. We will be able to travel the ancient China on foot, on … Continue reading Dynasty Warriors 9 – DW goes open world
Michael might have been laughing so hard he couldn’t breathe at the latest turn of events he’s talking about in this week’s Video Game Tuesday, if he hadn’t been writing similar posts every year for the last four years. Bungie’s at it Again, and Michael’s really getting sick and tired of this crap!
Welcome to a new world of Space Invaders. The critically acclaimed update to the Space Invaders franchise is back to invade Steam! Originally released to mark the franchise’s 30th anniversary, Space Invaders Extreme has had praise heaped upon it from media and players alike for its re-establishing of the classic game’s relevance in an upbeat, modern package. Packed with pulsing, vibrant visuals enhanced further by interactive sound: the invaders have evolved, the question is: can you keep up? Publishers: Degica Developers: Degica Games, Taito Platforms: PC, steam, Steam OS
An innovative platformer game for the Nintendo Switch and other consoles, Splasher will have players doing all the running and jumping they might expect, but with the addition of a cool water gun to both defend themselves and manipulate the environment.
Today, Ubisoft announced that Assassin’s Creed Rogue Remastered will be available on March 20, 2018, for PlayStation 4 Pro and Playstation 4 computer entertainment systems, and across the Xbox One family of devices, including Xbox One X. Assassin’s Creed Rogue Remastered will include all of the downloadable content from the original game: two bonus missions (The Armor of Sir Gunn Quest and The Siege of Fort de Sable), as well as the Master Templar and Explorer packs, which contain weapons, customization items and special outfits, including Bayek’s legacy outfit from Assassin’s Creed Origins. Created by Ubisoft Sofia, the studio that … Continue reading Ubisoft Announces Assassin’s Creed Rogue Remastered
This week our Time Waster is all about Cardinal Quest 2, a small indie game that Billy checked out years ago in its beta, that channels the rogue-like genre.
Today, Frontier Developments announced that Season 3 of Elite Dangerous will kick off with an open beta for Beyond – Chapter One. Giving players a chance to shape the development of the game, the beta will be available from the in-game PC launcher starting January 25 prior to the launch of Chapter One in Q1 2018. Going beyond the Thargoid attack of last season, Chapter One enhances the existing gameplay experience and bringing a host of new content for commanders to enjoy while cruising the galaxy. Developers: Frontier Developments Platforms: PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One
Who knew that a thousand-year-old game could make such a new splash? Chess Ultra for the Nintendo Switch plays well, and provides some of the most eye-popping backdrops for a game of chess ever created. Plus, it works great when played on a television or the portable Switch screen.
Today, The Astronauts announced their acclaimed first game, The Vanishing of Ethan Carter, will launch on Xbox One on January 19, including support for Xbox One X and a brand new mode to explore. In anticipation of its launch, the game is now available for pre-order through the Xbox Marketplace. Originally released on PC in 2014, the game has since made a name for itself as an artistic wonder, winning BAFTA’s Game Innovation award for its use of advanced photogrammetry tech to create digital assets with unparalleled visual quality using 3D scans of real-life objects. Now, leveraging the power of … Continue reading The Vanishing of Ethan Carter Gets Xbox One X Upgrade
THQ Nordic and Rainbow Studios today announces the complete off-road racing and lifestyle experience, MX vs ATV All Out, will launch worldwide on March 27, 2018 for PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system, Xbox One, and PC. In MX vs ATV All Out, players start out on their own, private compound where they earn valuable upgrades while honing their racing skills – upgrades include gear, parts, MX bikes, ATVs and UTVs! Players can choose to explore massive open-world environments or compete in Supercross, Nationals, Opencross, Waypoint, and Tag events on all the biggest tracks with many top pro riders from around … Continue reading MX vs ATV All Gets New Trailer, March Release Date