The Rock revealed as Executive Soundtrack Producer on WWE2K18

Do You Smell What The Rock is … Singing? Former WWE2K cover boy, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson continues to prove that there are no limits to his talents. 2K announced today that “The Rock” will be hand selecting the soundtrack for WWE2K18 set to release on October 17th. You can read the some of the…

Absolver Details Online Features and Post Launch Updates

Sloclap and Devolver Digital have revealed the online features for the upcoming melee combat game Absolver. Additionally, new gameplay modes, features, and moves are coming in a set of free updates that will happen over the next six months. Additional modes will include  3v3 combat, ranked matches, and a spectator mode. Online combat will consist of…

Exclusive Harley-Davidson Bikes Coming to The Crew 2

Ubisoft and Harley-Davidson have announced that exclusive motorcycles will be coming to The Crew 2. The first bike that will show up in the game is the agile Harley-Davidson Iron 883. Additional motorcycles will be released into the game over time. The Crew 2 launches for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC in early 2018. Check…

Jackbox Party Pack 1/2 Available Now for Switch

Jackbox Games has announced that The Jackbox Party Pack and The Jackbox Party Pack 2 are now available for the Nintendo Switch. Both games can be purchased digitally on the Nintendo eShop for $24.99 each. The Jackbox Party Pack 3 was released earlier this year for the console. Any player who owns any of the three games…

Marvel Vs. Capcom: Infinite Gets New Story Trailer

Capcom has released a new story trailer for their upcoming crossover fighting game Marvel Vs. Capcom: Infinite. The trailer expands upon the central conflict of the game, as Ultron Sigma has gained control of two of the six Infinity Stones. After attempting to stop him and failing, the heroes must decide whether or not to…

Deep Silver Will Publish Shenmue III

Deep Silver has announced that they will be the publisher for Ys Net’s upcoming game Shenmue III. The game was originally announced as a Kickstarter project at Sony’s 2015 E3 press conference and raised more than $6 million. The publishing deal covers the release of the game on both PlayStation 4 and PC. The game is…

The Smart Marks 196 – Summerslam Preview

The three man booth is back, and that means honorary Smart Mark Alex is in the house! We breakdown the week, talk the roster reveal in 2k18, send our well wishes to the Flair family, gush over New Japan, and summon the spirits of Dusty Rhodes and Randy Savage for a debate over who has…

Dreadnought Offering Free DLC Pack to PS Plus Members

Dreadnought, the multiplayer space combat game is currently in open beta for PlayStation 4 players. Although the game is available to gamers who don’t have PlayStation Plus, members of the monthly subscription service can now download a free DLC pack for the game. The Dreadnought Plus Pack will give players access to a new emblem,…

Crackdown 3 Delayed Until Spring 2018

In a tweet from Shannon Loftis, the GM of Microsoft Studios Publishing, news has come that Crackdown 3 has been delayed to Spring 2018. The game was originally planned to release on November 7 of this year along with the Xbox One X. The delay came with the goal of giving developers Reagent Games, Sumo…

We Happy Few Coming April 2018

Gearbox and Compulsion Games have announced that We Happy Few will launch for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC on April 13, 2018. We Happy Few is a first person action/adventure game that takes place during the 1960’s in the town of Wellington Wells. In this town, citizens take “Joy” pills to help them block…

Free Trial of Prey Now Available on PC

Arkane Studios has announced that Prey will be getting a free trial on PC. Along with the PC trial, the existing demo that is available consoles is now a trial as well. This means that all progress will carry over if the player chooses to purchase the full game. Prey is currently available for PC,…

Destiny 2 PC Beta Coming August 29th

Activision has announced that the PC Beta for Destiny 2 will start on August 29. The beta will include the opening story mission as well as cooperative and competitive modes. Players who have pre-ordered the game will be able to access the beta one day early on August 28. Destiny 2 will launch on PC…

2nd Character Pack for Injustice 2 Will Be Revealed at Gamescom

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and NetherRealm Studios have announced that the second character pack for Injustice 2 will be shown at Gamescom. The reveal of the new characters will happen during an event where DJs Steve Aoki and Don Diablo will compete in a first to three celebrity match.Check out the trailer for the first…

Trophy Whores 314 – Franchises Can’t Live Forever

Based on that title, you might think that we’re going to take aim at some beloved video game franchises.  And you are right.  Surprisingly, Sonic the Hedgehog is not among them.  Let’s be honest, whenever this subject comes up, Sonic is almost a shoe-in for mention.  Instead, Tricky and Yield set their sights higher. And…

Mewtwo Coming to Pokémon Go Via Exclusive Raid Battles

Niantic has announced that the Legendary Pokémon, Mewtwo will be coming Pokémon Go in the coming weeks. However, Mewtwo will only be available through a new feature called Exclusive Raid Battles. Exclusive Raid Battles will appear at gyms over time. In order to access them, players will need to be invited to join the battle.…

No Man’s Sky Update 1.3: Atlas Rises has launched

Released almost a year ago, No Man’s Sky has had a turbulent ride through the gaming industry. Its initial release was met with mixed reviews from players and critics, claiming that early previews promised more than the final game offered.  Regardless of reviews and complaints, Hello Games has committed to keeping the game alive.  Over…

Blood Bowl 2: Legendary Edition Coming This September

Cyanide Studio has announced that  Blood Bowl 2: Legendary Edition is coming this September. The new edition can be purchased stand-alone for new players, but, it is also available as an expansion for current players. The Legendary Edition will bring eight new races, new Star-Players, new game modes, and a new stadium for players to explore. One of…

Fallout 4 Getting Game of The Year Edition

Bethesda has announced that Fallout 4: Game of the Year Edition is coming on September 26. This will include game updates, graphic enhancements, all add-ons, and the ability to play with Mods. Additionally, a limited run of  Pip-Boy collector editions will also be released for $99.99. Both editions will release for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and…

The Smart Marks 195 – It Gets Lonely Sometimes…

It’s the calm before the storm. Summerslam is just over a week away and we try and catch up with what’s happening outside of WWE. It’s a solo show this week and that’s okay! We gotta gather our strength so we can blast your ears off next week with predictions! So enjoy this mini-sode! We…