The Xbox One will get its fair share of exclusive games in the first year, fifteen exclusive games to be exact. Today we heard about two of these games, with Forza Motorsport 5 and Quantum Break from Remedy Entertainment. Not much was mentioned about Quantum…..
http://youtu.be/r46D1lRpO1k Rumors from earlier this week have proven true, Microsoft and Turn 10 will release Forza Motorsport 5 for the Xbox One. “Forza Motorsport 5 sets a new bar for racing games. With the power of Xbox and the cloud, no game better delivers the…..
Have a look at the PlayStation 4 why don’t cha? Go ahead. After all, it is a slow news day according to Sony. The only thing on the books for today is the reveal of Microsoft’s next gen console, in a live stream that’s due…..
Next Gen Xbox Live Stream begins at 10am PDT Microsoft will reveal the next-generation of Xbox shortly. The good news is that the rumors and speculation will finally begin to slow down, and we’ll get a better idea of what to expect from the next…..
One of Microsoft’s next-generation exclusives could very well be in the popular Forza Motorsport Racing franchise. A recent trademark filing is indicating that the company has further plans for the franchise going forward. Silicon Era has discovered trademark claim for Forza Vista, which was filed…..
Microsoft will reveal the new Xbox to the world next week, but the announcement event is merely to “lay the foundation” for the company’s vision for the future of gaming and entertainment. With both their official reveal and E3 so close in proximity, it’s giving…..
It wasn’t just EA’s large lineup of popular sports titles that saw the inclusion of online passes. It was almost every game published by EA, including DICE’s Battlefield series. With EA recently announcing that they would be stopping their online pass program, this leaves Battlefield…..
The Xbox 360 dashboard could see a major overhaul this summer, according to a report from The Verge. Rumor has it that Microsoft plans to upgrade the dashboard of the Xbox 360, ahead of the release of the “Xbox 720”. The update is rumored to…..
It looks like Microsoft is finally giving up on the points system that it has used for purchases on the Xbox Live Marketplace. The Verge has revealed that a source familiar with Microsoft’s Next Xbox plans says that the company plans to implement a ‘gift…..
Next week Microsoft will reveal the Xbox 720 at a dedicated event in Washington. Though insiders don’t think you should be expecting the big details about the price of the new console or release date just yet. Analyst Michael Pachter believes that both Sony and…..
Michael Pachter is well known for his bold predictions as a games industry analyst. Some of them are right, and some of the are wrong, but a recent observation he has made suggests that hype surrounding the PlayStation 4 is dying down prematurely. On a recent…..
Sony could win the next-generation with the PS4, according to Cliff Bleszinski, former developer of the Gears of War franchise at Epic Games. Bleszinski whose often made comments about the PlayStation console in the past, sees a future scenario where Sony wins the next gen…..
If the tail end of the current generation has been any indication, the business of selling video games doesn’t end when a consumer gets a game in their hands anymore. In fact, it’s proven that this is where the real selling begins for game publishers……
Any speculation that may still be out there that Sony will drop an “always online” bombshell prior to the launch of the PS4, can be put to bed. Sony’s Shuhei Yoshida has confirmed in the latest issue of Game Informer magazine that the PS4 will…..
A leaked memo from Microsoft has surfaced today, in it, a picture is painted of the “Durango” that does not require it to be always online. Numerous leaks leading up to Microsoft first official confirmation of their next-gen hardware have claimed that the console will…..
Microsoft is rumored to be utilizing a tiered pricing strategy for the Xbox 720. Earlier reports suggested that the console would cost roughly $500, but the reports also indicated that Microsoft would effectively allow consumers to finance their purchase. It’s rumored that the company will…..
The next Xbox will be revealed next month, and we’ve heard many rumors regarding to what to expect from the next-gen console from Microsoft. Rumors ranging from always-online connectivity to blocking used games have stolen most of the headlines, but one unique feature we’ve been…..
New Xbox 720 rumors suggest that Microsoft’s next console will take a stronger stance against piracy than the Xbox 360 did. A report from Polygon claims that these always-online rumors that keep popping up are doing so because Microsoft will support digital rights management (DRM)…..
Unfortunately we’ve still got a month to go before Microsoft reveals the next Xbox. Until May 21st, we’ll likely be dealing with the same rumors and speculation that we’ve been hearing for months. Though one blogger who seems to have some insight into the Xbox…..
Microsoft recently announced that the Next Xbox will be revealed on May 21st, but all details about the new system are up in the air. Depending on who you are reading or listening to, the Xbox 720 might have a variety of different features, some…..
Microsoft’s Next Xbox is rumored for a May 21st reveal, and today, a third source has corroborated reports from The Verge and What The Tech which outed Microsoft’s intended reveal date for their next-gen hardware. Game Informer is reporting that an anonymous source has tipped…..
Microsoft and Sony have completely different approaches when it comes to selling games at retail for the Xbox 720 and PlayStation 4. According to a recent report out of Now Gamer, Xing Interactive managing director David Connolly has explained the different philosophies that Sony…..
A turnaround could be on the horizon for the game’s industry, and it will likely be because of the arrival of GTA V, the PS4, and Xbox 720. Analysts have recently been weighing in on what to expect from the soon to be released games…..
New details about the Xbox 720 have surfaced from an anonymous source within Microsoft. These new rumors suggest that the next Xbox will not be an “always online” device, and that the system will be backwards compatible with the Xbox 360. This anonymous source who…..
The used game market has been around for quite some time. In fact, for console owners, it’s been an option for as far back as I can remember. While PC players that have moved to digital distribution and CD keys, the console games market has…..
Late last year, it was revealed that there will be a sequel to 2013’s critically acclaimed The Last of Us. Naughty Dog, the game’s developer, released a trailer, but otherwise details about the game have been few and far between and...
DFC Intelligence, a research firm that provides reports on the video games industry, has issued a new report that Microsoft’s upcoming Xbox One X should sell upwards of 20 million units in five years. This is an impressive number considering...
Arkane Founder and Creative Director Raphael Colantonio has left the studio almost two months after the release of Prey. In a message on Bethesda’s website, Colantonio said that he feels it is time to spend time with his family and...
After leaving Playdead, a studio which he co-founded, Inside and Limbo developer Dino Patti has announced a new sci-fi action adventure game. Titled Somerville, the game is a collaboration between Patti and Chris Olsen, a seasoned film animator and game...
Farpoint developer Impulse Gear has announced via PlayStation Blog the launch of a free package of DLC content today called Cryo Pack. The PSVR exclusive shooter is receiving a new set of maps to play in co-op mode that take...
To be honest, I have never been a huge fan of the Far Cry series. I’ve played the series off and on, always enjoying my time but never fully committing to the series’ overall gameplay mechanics. As the series has...
Xbox’s Larry Hryb has announced five more games joining the Xbox One backward compatibility catalogue. Players can look forward to a few Xbox Live Arcade titles as well as Ubisoft games like Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood and Blazing Angels. Assassin’s Creed:...
In the midst of what some believe may be a hostile takeover attempt by Vivendi, Ubisoft’s founding family has raised their stake in the company. The Guillemots have persistently fought back against any such attempt since Vivendi first bought stake...
Yesterday (June 26) saw the official announcement of the SNES Classic Edition, or the Mini Super Famicom for Japan. Included in this announcement was the statement that the SNES Classic will include the previously unreleased Star Fox 2, among twenty other...
Monster Hunter: World director Kaname Fujioka claims that the new main entry of Capcom’s hunting series has not been adapted to appeal a wider audience, during a lenghty interview with IGN. Fans have been very vocal about their fears that Capcom’s...
Insomniac Games turned heads at E3 this year when it showed off gameplay footage of Spider-Man for the PS4. It quickly became one of the most discussed games from Sony’s conference and even happened to catch the eye of someone who has quite a bit…..
Life is Strange: Before the Storm, a prequel to the original, was announced at E3 almost two weeks ago. While I was a fan of the first game, and am definitely looking forward to this one, there is something that I feel like could possibly…..
Assassin’s Creed Origins will mark the tenth major Assassin’s Creed game to release since the series’ inception in 2007. In preparation of its launch in October, we’ve decided to rank the current entries in the franchise. For the purpose of keeping this list concise, spin-off…..
Heading into a behind closed doors presentation of Crytek’s new game Hunt: Showdown, I actually knew very little about the title. It’s rare for this to happen, usually I’d heard about the game long ago and scheduled the appointment specifically because I thought it looked…..
At E3 2017, tucked away behind Ubisoft’s massive public booth, I was able to go hands-on with Skull & Bones, the game that was announced just a couple of days prior at their press conference. I had a ton of fun, sailing around the Caribbean…..