E3 2014: Troy Baker to voice Far Cry 4’s Villain

Yesterday, the first five minutes of Far Cry 4 was shown at E3.  During the video, players were introduced to the main villain, who was the cause of controversy a couple of weeks ago.  It is now known that Troy Baker will voice the light-skinned, blond haired man that unmercifully killed his own comrade. Add…

Crackdown 3

Microsoft announced during its E3 press conference that there is a new Crackdown game on the horizon for Xbox One. According to Phil Spencer, the head of Xbox, Microsoft has the “right team” in place to develop the title, although the studio has yet to be announced.  Yet, he did reveal that Dave Jones, who…

Video Game Clones

After the announcement of Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor, many people pointed out that the game looks very similar to Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed series.  Even former Ubisoft developer, Charles Randall, accused Monolith and Warner Bros. of stealing animations and code from Assassin’s Creed II. In an attempt to brush off the critique, the team at Monolith…

E3 2014: Batman: Arkham Knight Exclusive PS4 Content

Sony’s press conference had some heavy hitters, but one of the more popular games, gauging off of the huge applause that was given by the crowd, Batman: Arkham Knight easily exuded new-gen luster.  The video begins with The Bat making a breathtaking exit from the top of a tower, showcasing a draw distance that easily…

E3 2014: The Last Guardian “Not Ready to be Shown”

Sony’s, The Last Guardian, was once again nowhere to be found during the E3 press conference.  According to a GameSpot interview with Playstation software product development head Scott Rohde, “[it’s] because the game simply is not ready to be shown publicly.”  Considering the game was originally announced in 2009 as a Playstation 3 game, it…

E3 2014: Grand Theft Auto V New-Gen Details

Yesterday it was revealed that Grand Theft Auto V would be coming to Playstation 4, Xbox One, and PC.  This morning, Rockstar Games announced in its most recent email, Rockstar Propaganda, that it will take “full advantage” of the power those platforms hold. It was made clear that you can expect, “across-the-board graphical and technical…

E3 2014: Uncharted 4 Running at 1080p

Sony had a strong presence last night during their press conference, especially with the announcement of Uncharted 4: A Theif’s End.  After the teaser trailer was shown, Naughty Dog confirmed on the Playstation Blog, that the game will be running at 1080p and that they are targeting 60fps. Furthermore, they announced that everything you saw…

E3 2014: Destiny’s Beta Date Revealed

During last night’s Sony E3 press conference, it was announced that the Destiny beta will officially open on July 17 for Playstation 3 and 4 owners. Playstation 4 owners will also be able to play an alpha version of the game this Thursday, June 12. There is no word on when the Destiny beta will…

Grand Theft Auto 5 Coming to PS4

Sony has announced that GTAV will be headed to Playstation 4 consoles in fall of this year. Online progress from the Playstation 3 version of the game will be able to transfer over to the Playstation 4 version.

E3 2014: Glacier White PS4 Announced

If you were on the fence about purchasing a Playstation 4, because perhaps the color black isn’t your thing.  At Sony’s press conference it was announced that a “Glacier White” PS4 would be bundled with Destiny for an unspecified price point.  A matching DualShock 4 controller and a month long PS Plus subscription also comes…

BloodBorne

It looks like Project beast is out of the bag and this is a new IP from From Software called Bloodborne. Not much is said about this little game. It most certainly has a Demon’s Souls look to it but with it not being an actual Souls game I can’t wait to see what From…

E3 2014: Diablo III gets Infected

Blizzard and Sony are teaming up to exclusively bring The Last of Us’ infected to Diablo III Ultimate Edition on Playstation 4.   Diablo III Ultimate Edition is due for release on August 19.

Star Wars Battlefront

Dice’s hotly anticipated Star Wars: Battlefront received a teaser trailer today.  However, it only managed to tease that the game will recreate scenes from the original trilogy. Niklas Fegreaus, the design director for Battlefront, explained that the team at Dice has been studying props from the original films and visiting some key locations where the…

E3 2014: Far Cry 4 Footage

If you thought that Vaas Montenegro from Far Cry 3 was intense, Ubisoft plans to uproot him as the craziest enemy in the franchise.   In a video that was surely built to grab attention, Ubisoft’s first unveiling of the night proved that the publisher wasn’t content to rest on its laurels.  Far Cry 4’s…

E3 2014: Assassin’s Creed: Unity Gameplay

During Ubisoft’s stellar E3 press conference, it was announced that Assassin’s Creed Unity will be released on October 28, 2014.   The gameplay, if nothing else, seems to improve upon the NPC count and character animations.  The protagonist, atop of a gargoyle and scaling down the side of a building, seemingly moves at a faster…

Mass Effect 4

It’s here; information on Mass Effect exists… kind of. Casey Hudson, Bioware’s executive producer, revealed some vague information on the title during EA’s E3 press conference. He confirmed that the newest Mass Effect title will feature a completely new cast of characters and a slew of new planets. Some prototype footage was shown depicting a…

Resogun DLC

Housemarque Studios’ highly successful PS4 exclusive Resogun will be getting new DLC entitled “Heroes.” According to IGN, it will “feature two new game modes and a patch that significantly overhauls parts of the game.” The first mode, Survival, changes the traditional formula of having multiple lives to complete a level by giving you only one…

Kinect-Free Xbox Ones Allow Destiny To Have Better Resolution

Not content to let the Xbox One version of Destiny fall behind its PS4 counterpart, Bungie and Microsoft has reportedly worked together to upgrade the resolution for its version of the game. Larry “Major Nelson” Hryb and Xbox head Phil Spencer commented by saying, “…Our friends at Bungie, and I’ve been spending a lot of…

Master Chief Collection Confirmed

The Halo Master Chief Collection has officially been confirmed by Microsoft today at E3. It will ship on November 11th and will include Halo Combat Evolved, Halo 2, Halo 3, and Halo 4. The best news to come from this is the fact that Halo 2 not only is getting the full anniversary make over,…