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…

Original Xbox Games Coming to Xbox Backwards Compatibility Program

Riding the success of Xbox 360 compatibility, Phil Spencer revealed that select original Xbox games will be coming to the Xbox One family of consoles through the backward compatibility program. Along with this, previously released first- and third-party games will be getting updates for Xbox One X support. Stay tuned to Proven Gamer for future…

Ori and the Will of the Wisps Announced

Following the success of Ori and the Blind Forest, Ori and the Will of the Wisps was announced. The trailer, which was accompanied by a live piano player, set a somber tone, as a bright creature and an owl set forth on an adventure across multiple environments and worlds. Ori and the Will of the…

Ashen Gameplay Revealed

Ashen will launch exclusively for Xbox consoles. The trailer showed off two players exploring a world of demons and mummies, as they tried to survive through melee combat. Enemies reacted to the light emitted by characters’ lanterns.  This suggests that light will play a an important role in the game. Stay tuned to Proven Gamer for future coverage of E3.

Terry Crews Introduces the World Crackdown 3

After a hyped-up Terry Crews set the tone, Microsoft showed gameplay and a new trailer Crackdown 3. The trailer showed off the crazy, combat, weaponry, and destruction that the franchise has been known for. The characters rapidly destroyed buildings, bridges, and vehicles. Crackdown 3 will launch on November 7 exclusively on Xbox consoles and PC. Stay…

Sea of Thieves Gets Extended Gameplay Trailer

Sea of Thieves was back at E3 this year with a gameplay trailer. The narrator introduced pirates aboard a ship before diving down underwater to explore a sunken ship. The trailer presented a humorous tone throughout.  After collecting some treasure from underground, and narrowly avoiding confrontation with a shark, we were back aboard the ship.…

Dragon Ball Fighter Z Gameplay Revealed

After being announced several days ago, Dragon Ball Fighter Z, a new 3v3 fighting game, was featured during Microsoft’s press conference.  The name was announced as Dragon Ball Z Fighters. The combat was fast-paced, with characters tagging in and out to create flashy combos and moves. Stay tuned to Proven Gamer for future coverage of…

The Darwin Project Coming to Xbox as Launch Exclusive

After showing off Player Unkown’s Battlegrounds, Microsoft and the Xbox family of consoles featured another arena-based combat game: The Darwin Project.  The Darwin Project will be a multiplayer combat game in which players fight for survival, collecting resources, and trying to stay alive. Stay tuned to Proven Gamer for future coverage of E3.

State of Decay 2 Coming to Xbox Consoles and PC in Spring 2018

Continuing to flesh out its first-party line-up, Microsoft showed off gameplay of the survival game State of Decay 2. The trailer showed off characters fighting for survival through multiple environments. Characters used guns, melee weapons, and vehicles to fight off hordes of zombies through a mountain town. The trailer put a heavy emphasis on survival,…

Metro Exodus Coming 2018

After showing a teaser trailer yesterday, Microsoft revealed the return of the METRO series, with Metro Exodus, which will launch in 2018. The trailer showed a snowy, barren city before shifting underground. The player  explored a tunnel environment, collecting resources, before being attacked by rabid dog-like creatures. After fighting them off with a shotgun, the…

Forza 7 Launches on October 3rd

After revealing the Xbox One X console, Microsoft showed Forza 7. The trailer displayed the power of the console, showing multiple environments, cars, and weather conditions. After the trailer, Microsoft revealed — on stage — of a brand new 2018 Porsche 911 G2RS. The car was then shown in game on a track in Dubai.…

The Walking Dead: Ties That Bind 1 & 2 Review

Reviewed on PS4 The Walking Dead represented a new direction in story telling for Telltale back in 2012. With an emotional and compelling story mixed with fantastic relatable characters, Telltale placed themselves in game of the year conversations across the globe and have become the standard of modern story telling in video games today. The…

Final Fantasy XV Goes Gold and Gets New Trailer

Today, SQUARE ENIX announced that FINAL FANTASY XV has gone gold. To mark this production milestone, a new CG cinematic trailer, entitled “Omen,” released today. Eagle-eyed viewers will see that this dynamic new trailer also celebrates the game’s gold status in a unique way. Omen is a conceptual CG cinematic trailer created by the world-renowned…

Neverwinter: Storm King’s Thunder Launches on Consoles

Perfect World Entertainment Inc.,  Cryptic Studios  have announced Neverwinter: Storm King’s Thunder is now available on Xbox One and PlayStation 4. This adventure sends players back to Icewind Dale to face off against invading giants through three new adventure zones and a challenging new dungeon. PlayStation 4 players will also receive The Maze Engine: Guild…

Battlefield 1 Available Now for Early Enlisters

The Battlefield 1 Early Enlister Deluxe Edition has been released worldwide on Xbox One, PlayStation4 and Origin on PC. Players with the Early Enlister Deluxe Edition will get into the full game up to three days before anyone else. Players will also receive three themed content packs stuffed with weapons, vehicles and other items, as well as…

Metal Gear Solid V: The Definitive Experience Released Today

Konami Digital Entertainment B.V. has released METAL GEAR SOLID V: THE DEFINITIVE EXPERIENCE. The game will release on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Steam. METAL GEAR SOLID V: THE DEFINITIVE EXPERIENCE comprises METAL GEAR SOLID V: GROUND ZEROES , METAL GEAR SOLID V: THE PHANTOM PAIN and METAL GEAR ONLINE, and all DLC elements for each product. METAL GEAR…

HITMAN Season Finale to Take Place in Japan

Io-Interactive has announced the destination and release date for the Season Finale of HITMAN, which will take place in Hokkaido, Japan on October 31. The Season Finale for HITMAN Season One features a mission called “Situs Inversus” and is the culmination of everything players will have learnt in terms of both gameplay and story. The Hokkaido location…

Dishonored 2 Releases “Daring Escapes” Trailer

Dishonored 2 has released a new trailer, highlighting that sometimes the right choice is to get away. “Daring Escapes” shows Emily and Corvo using their abilities to escape the Royal Conservatory. In the trailer, Emily uses her variety of misdirection abilities such as such as “Doppelganger”, “Transposition”, and “Shadow Walk” to confuse her enemies. She travels…

Ice Cube and DJ Shadow Create Original Song For Mafia III Launch Trailer

Ice Cube and DJ Shadow have created an original song specifically for the Mafia III Revenge Launch Trailer, which was released today. Mafia III, the thrilling organized crime drama set in the immersive open world of 1968 New Bordeaux, launches tomorrow for PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system, Xbox One and Windows PC. Ice Cube and…