Pax East 2018: Deathgarden Preview

Deathgarden is the newest game from Behaviour Interactive and is the spiritual successor to Death by Daylight. Following the same idea, Deathgarden has you assuming the role of one of five “runners” who’s goal is to try to activate 2 out of 3 totem poles to open the exits, while being actively hunted by a…

ASTRO Gaming Partners with Nintendo

ASTRO Gaming has announced that they have partnered with Nintendo to release some Nintendo branded Speaker Tags and Headsets. The press release states the following” “Nintendo captivates and inspires gamers with iconic franchises and perennial characters, capturing the imagination of players across all generations. Nintendo continues to push the boundaries of gaming with Nintendo Switch,…

Just Shapes & Beats: Move to the Rythm

Sometimes, all it takes is one mechanic, done incredibly well to convince gamers that there may be something good is in the works. Just Shapes & Beats, a rhythm game in development by the three-man team at Berzerk Studio may be just that. The simplest of concepts, combined with challenging solo and co-op gameplay made for…

Detroit: Become Human stage demo

Guillaume De Fondaumiere showed up to show off some of Detroit: Become Human. The crowd was used to help Guillaume make decisions in the game. Over the course of the demo we’re show just how many choices we can make in any given situation and just how those decisions can effect the outcome. Starting with…

Delving deeper into Dreams

Siobhan Reddy of Media Molecule gave us a bit of a better idea what to expect from Dreams. “You can create anything. You can create games you can create movies…..and the you can share it with the world.” The story mode of Dreams will span over there distinct settings all woven together by a single…

Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Wins Game of the Year

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has won Game of the Year at The 2017 Game Awards. The game applauded for its new take on open-world gameplay beat out Super Mario Odyssey, Player Unknown’s Battlegrounds, Persona 5, and Horizon: Zero Dawn to win the prize. This is the first time a Nintendo game…

GTFO Announced

GTFO, a new 4-player co-op game from the makers of Payday and Payday 2 was revealed at the Game Awards. The trailer for the game set the tone as a horror survival shooter. Four players found themselves fighting off hordes of creatures. Various weapons, and what appeared to be different classes were shown off in the…

A Way Out Gets New Gameplay Footage

A Way Out, the upcoming co-op prison escape game being published by EA got a release date and new footage at the Game Awards. For people that will want to play the game online, only one person will need a copy of the game. New gameplay footage of the game was shown after the announcement…

Witchfire Announced at Game Awards

Witchfire, a new first-person shooter was announced at the Game Awards. The trailer started with a first-person view, as the player went into a portal in a tree. Things started off calm, but then everything got kicked into high gear as the player picked up a gun and started fighting off hordes of enemies. No…

Breath of the Wild DLC Pack #2 Announced

The second DLC pack for Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, The Champions Ballad was revealed at the Game Awards. The trailer started with the ending of the base game, before cutting to gameplay. Link watched four colored orbs take off to the sky. Four warriors known as champions were shown off, before new…

Into the Valley of the Gods Premiers Gameplay at Game Awards

Campo Santo, the creators of Firewatch have revealed their new game, Into the Valley of the Gods. The trailer started with a black and white video of two people riding camels in the desert. The video follows these two, one appearing to be the playable one in first-person into a pyramid. Several gameplay mechanics, such…

FromSoftware Teases Next Game…Bloodborne 2?

FromSoftware revealed a short trailer for their next project, which looked very much like Bloodborne 2. The trailer was just a short clip of a bone, which was either a mechanism or weapon of some kind. The trailer then cut to a black screen with the line “Shadwos Die Twice” before cutting to the FromSoftware…

Vacation Simulator VR Coming in 2018

Vacation Simulator, a new VR game from OwlChemy Labs was announced at The Game Awards. The trailer started with an underwater world as a hermit crab was lifted out of the water before showing off some of the various activities that players will be able to take part in. Vacation Simulator is set for a 2018 release…

World War Z Kicks Off Game Awards as First Game Premier

World War Z, the video game kicked off The Game Awards 2017 as the first new game that was announced. The trailer started with a desolate, post-apocalyptic world. Various characters talked about everything that was used to try and stop “them”. Hordes of zombies were then shown taking out resistance fighters, before cutting to a…

Kobolds and Catacombs Expansion Coming to Hearthstone

Hearthstone is always a major part of BlizzCon, and this year was no different. After recapping the new expansions, the final expansion, Kobolds and Catacombs was announced. The expansion will be themed around dungeons, traps, loot, and caves. After the reveal of the expansion, the show turned into a “Choose Your Own Adventure”, as the…

Hanzo and Alexstrasza Coming to Heroes of the Storm

As part of the BlizzCon 2017 Opening Ceremonies, it was announced that Overwatch’s Hanzo and Alexstrasza will be coming to Heroes of the Storm as a new, playable heroes. Hanzo was revealed in a cinematic trailer for the game. The video showed Alexstrasza and Hanzo training before heading out into the larger world of heroes…

StarCraft 2 Going Free to Play

After recapping some of the accomplishments of their games and going into some esports updates, Blizzard announced that Starcraft 2 will be going free to play starting on November 14. The full campaign, Wings of Liberty will be available, along with the ranked ladder. If players already own Wings of Liberty, the first expansion Heat…

Pepcom Holiday Spectacular 2017 Highlights

On an unseasonably warm night in the fall, I walked through the front doors of the Metropolitan Pavilion to be transported to a winter wonderland full of the hottest new tech. Pepcom’s Holiday showcase was in full swing, and gamers have a ton to look forward to this Holiday Season. While Pepcom is no E3…