Bandai Namco Releases Opening Cinematic for Dark Souls III

Praise the Sun! With just a few months away from it’s release, Bandai Namco has released the official opening cinematic for Dark Souls 3. Click on the video below to watch it! And if you haven’t already, be sure to check out the gameplay trailer for Dark Souls 3 here at Proven Gamer.

PAX South Preview: Screencheat Brings Back the Good Ol’ Days

For Your Eyes Only A large facet of current indie gaming is built around nostalgia aesthetic. 8 or 16 bit visuals and ramped up difficulty. Practically speaking, it makes sense. The side-scrolling era that many current devs grew up on is the easiest to replicate with a limited skillset while you grow as a creator.…

Introducing ‘World of Assassination’ Trailer

Pre-order now live: All pre-orders to include the ‘classic’ REQUIEM pack Pre-orders for Io-Interactive’s much anticipated new HITMAN™ game go live again today. Players will be able to pre-order the ‘Intro Pack’ or the ‘Full Experience’, both of which will guarantee access to the upcoming beta. A new trailer titled; ‘World of Assassination’ has also…

Umbrella Corps 2nd Trailer Drops

Capcom has revealed a new trailer for Resident Evil Umbrella Corps and it’s everything we NEVER loved about the Resident Evil universe. Fast paced competitive shooter is not what comes to mind when you say Resident Evil, and with past titles such as Operation Raccoon City being underwhelming, despite selling pretty well, Capcom is still…

Thoughts on the Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 Beta

The Plants vs Zombies: GW2 Beta went live this weekend, and Tricky and myself had the chance to engage in it’s addicting, coop based, tower defense meets third person shooter multiplayer that fans enjoyed about the first one.  As soon as the opening cinematic starts rolling to the tune of Kenny Loggins’ “Danger Zone”, you are…

Is This The Nintendo NX Controller?

We trust you Nintendo, but you just make it so difficult sometimes. Yesterday, Nintendo officially filed a patent for their newest hardware video game controller published. The patent was filed back in June and was released only recently. Found on Free patents online, you can read the entire 250 plus lines of the patent for…

Cloud Strife Joins Smash Bros

Straight from the newest Nintendo Direct, we get our first look at the newest addition to the Smash roster. This time around, the newest (guest) character is none other than Final Fantasy VII protagonist, Cloud Strife! Complete with his own stage taken straight from the game and also an alternate costume, Cloud looks to be…

Call of Duty: Black Ops III Preview

With less than a week to the release of the much anticipated Call of Duty: Black Ops III, now is as good a time as ever to look at what players can expect from the newest entry in the series. Every year developer Activision’s highly successful franchise adds both new features and gameplay tweaks to…

Disney Infinity 3.0- Review

Have you ever wondered what it would be like if Iron Man could fight Storm Troopers alongside Han Solo? Or, what if Donald Duck teamed up with Darth Vader to somehow save the day? I know.. You’re probably expecting me to announce that Marvel has made its way into the world of Kingdom Hearts….not today…

Lego Dimensions E3 Preview

The Lego series is both a physical toy and a very unique videogame franchise. Both do very well, respectively, and I would say they share the same fan base. Lego Dimensions is their attempt at bringing the physical Lego toys and Lego videogame franchise together. Certain characters and vehicles can be placed on a special…

Star Fox Zero E3 Preview

During E3 I got the chance to play the demo of Star Fox Zero, and it did not disappoint. The demo was the first level of the game apparently in its entirety. You start off on the familiar setting of Corneria and the first phase of the mission is almost completely the same as Star…

Star Wars Battlefront E3 Preview

I will admit that Battlefront was not something that I was particularly looking forward to. I am not overly fond of shooters, but I do love Star Wars so I gave it a try. I was able to try out a co-op wave mission. There were 6 waves and they consisted of kill off the…

Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate Announced

The next entry in Ubisoft’s Assassain’s Creed franchise was announced earlier today, and will bring the series to another European city. Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate will be set in London during the Victorian Era (1868 to be precise). For the first time, the game will start two assassin protagonists, siblings Jacob and Evie Frye. Ubisoft Montreal…

Joe Montana Football 16

2K Sports looks to get back into the football gaming fray with a new release slated to come out this summer. Since fall of last year, retired NFL Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Montana and some 2K developers have been tweeting images and mo-cap videos of a new football game that they’ve been working on.…

PAX East 2015 – Pollen: Oculus Rift

I had the opportunity to sit down with Olli Sinerma, who is the co-founder of Mindfield Games and play the demo of Pollen. After getting the Oculus Rift head gear on, Olli explained to me how to use the controller and navigate through the game. Pollen at the moment is only a PC game and…

Final Fantasy XIV – Heavensward

Final Fantasy XIV gets its first expansion pack with “Heavensward”, slated to be released on June 23rd. Early access to the expansion will be available on June 19th for those who pre-order. Final Fantasy 14 director Naoki Yoshida said it was a difficult decision delaying the expansion from its planned spring release, but the company…