October means crisp Fall air, colorful leaves and even Halloween. But it also means a slew of new games being released, leading many gamers to dub it “Broketober.” What’s the best way to spend your game money?
Drew and Chella pick their favourite game announcements from this year’s press conferences at E3 2016. Which games, companies and hardware wowed our veteran gamers?
EA kicked off E3 2016 with a press conference that focused on Star Wars, FIFA 17 and Battlefield 1, as well as eSports, with a taste of indie gaming from the whimsical Fe. Titanfall 2 was announced with a single-player mode and a slick trailer, as well as an October release date for the shooter from developer Respawn. Battlefield 1 got a lot of love, including a celebrity-packed livestream of multiplayer for the game which most people said looked pretty cool. BioWare made an appearance to show us a little bit more of Mass Effect Andromeda, but no big reveals, … Continue reading EA Shows off FIFA 17, Battlefield 1 at E3 Expo
Bioware celebrated N7 Day, on 7 November, with a new teaser video for Mass Effect Andromeda, the next game in the series.
EA’s Gamescom press conference showed off a new gameplay trailer for Mirror’s Edge: Catalyst. Watch Faith freerun her way through a lot of glass and kick futuristic guards in the jaw along the way.
Dragon Age: Inquisition builds upon many of the traditions that made the series so beloved, but also charts its own course in new and sometimes surprising ways.
BioWare unveiled Shadow Realms, at Gamescom 2014, during the EA press briefing. Coming to PC, Shadow Realms is an action RPG, pitting four players against one. BioWare is the creator of the incredibly successful Mass Effect and the Dragon Age series and released a number teaser trailers in the lead-up to Gamescom. Lead game designer at BioWare James Ohlen says on the Shadow Realms website, “Shadow Realms has its genesis in old school Dungeons & Dragons. When I first started designing BioWare RPGs back in the 90s, what drove me creatively was the desire to give players the experience I had while … Continue reading Shadow Realms Trailer from BioWare Hits Gamescom
With both Sony and EA competing for the hearts and minds of console gamers, and battling between streaming and downloading, it means that gamers will soon have some choices to make.
Todd watched all of the major press conferences from Microsoft, Sony, Nintendo, Ubisoft and Electronic Arts. He brings us his take on what it all means, and picks an overall winner for E3 2014.
Our reviewer is unabashed in stating that Titanfall is simply the best multiplayer shooter ever created. Even with severely limited offline gameplay, this one still manages to rise above the rest and earn respect.