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It's hard to believe that the day has finally come where a new Half-Life game is actually happening. After a thirteen-year hiatus, Half-Life is finally returning in 2020. As promised today, Valve officially revealed Half-Life: Alyx, the studio’s new VR title. As previous rumors indicated, Alyx is set between Half-Life and Half-Life 2 and places you in the shoes of Alyx Vance. The story ...read more
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Age of Empires 4 developers affirms that their focus is on making a "wonderful PC game", but have not ruled out a console release. Since being re-introduced at XO19, Age of Empires 4 has been in the news quite a bit recently. First, the developers at World’s Edge made it clear that the game will not have microtransactions. Now, in a talk with Stevivor, they spoke a bit about their thoughts on ...read more
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It looks like Google Stadia is off to a bad start as far as consumer interest. According to Kotaku’s Jason Schreier, pre-orders for Google’s Stadia game streaming platform have been underwhelming. Despite the Founders Edition actually selling out, one person involved in the process told Schreier pre-orders were below expectations. Until the free tier becomes available sometime next ...read more
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According to rumors, a new Crash Bandicoot title could be arriving in 2020 and may be developed by Vicarious Visions and Toys for Bob. Could it really be? Could the orange marsupial I adore be coming back with a brand new game? According to numerous rumors, there very well could be a new Crash Bandicoot on the horizon. One of the suggested rumors comes from the “It’s Time to Play” TV ...read more
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While we might not yet know when Diablo 4 is set to release, it would appear that the folks working on the game are being surprisingly transparent about its development. More specifically, the team took a moment recently to clarify some things and address community questions, and that includes some concern that Elective Mode -- where folks can swap skills around to whatever slot they like -- ...read more
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Last week saw the global release of Pokémon Sword and Shield, the latest titles in the long-running franchise. While North American sales figures are likely some time away, UK figures are starting to come in, and they seem fairly impressive. According to GamesIndustry.biz, sales of the Switch console rose more than 30 percent during the period, with the majority focused on the traditional ...read more
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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Death Stranding, and Control proved to be some of the leading nominees at The Game Awards this year. The Game Awards 2019 is set to take place in just a few mere weeks and today, the nominees for this year’s show were finally divulged. In a year where many thought there wasn’t one major standout release that stood above the rest, the nominees for Game of the ...read more
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A hotfix is now available for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare. Infinity Ward has released an update for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare which addresses some progressions issues and a killstreaks exploit. It also tunes the weapons AUG, 725, and Model 680. The hotfix also applies fixes to various challenges and a couple of issues with Ground War were addressed. The full notes for today’s ...read more
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Reggie Watts is at the center of Google's launch day ad for Stadia and I have no idea why. If you haven’t heard the word, Stadia is out today. Hooray, I guess. While Google’s game-streaming service has released almost as silently as a fart in the night, they sure did decide to try sell the product to consumers on launch day in perhaps the most bizarre way ever. Google released a launch ...read more
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As Grand Theft Auto took a more serious path with Grand Theft Auto IV, a reaction of sorts came in the form of Saints Row. The open world game took the zaniest aspects of the older GTA titles and turned them up to 11 with each entry getting crazier. The series has been dormant since 2015, however. But it’s ramping up to make its fabulous return in some form next year. Koch Media (the parent ...read more
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