New Mortal Kombat Trailer Shows Off Jackson Briggs And Jacqueline Briggs

New Mortal Kombat Trailer Shows Off Jackson Briggs And Jacqueline Briggs

Another new Mortal Kombat trailer released today, this one focusing on the Briggs family of Jackson (aka Jax) and his daughter Jacqueline. As you’ll see in the trailer, their involvement actually highlights some key parts of the story, such as Kung Lao being an undead servant, and Johnny Cage rallying of the “next generation” of heroes, asking them to “step up”. Then of course the brutality of the two, as […]

Could A Super Smash Bros. Game Work On Phone and Tablet Platforms?

Could A Super Smash Bros. Game Work On Phone and Tablet Platforms?

So Nintendo is going to be making mobile games based on their hit characters and franchises. These mobile games will be on phones, and tablets, and other similar devices. It’s easy to see how certain franchises like Mario will work on these devices, but what about the more complicated franchises? For example…could Super Smash Bros. make its way to mobile devices? Before you scoff and list the ways it couldn’t […]

Club Nintendo Elite Status Rewards Revealed

Club Nintendo Elite Status Rewards Revealed

Yesterday was the final day you could register your Club Nintendo codes to try and claim rewards. If you managed to get Platinum status before the cutoff, you’re going┬áto be getting a VERY special reward. Nintendo has unveiled that anyone who got the ranking of Platinum will be able to download one game onto either their 3DS or Wii U for free. Here are the Platinum only rewards: Mario Party: […]

Dragon Age Inquisition DLC Coming To Other Systems This May

Dragon Age Inquisition DLC Coming To Other Systems This May

Recently, Bioware released the first DLC for it’s award-winning title Dragon Age: Inquisition in the form of Jaws of Hakkon. However, due to an exclusivity contract, it could only be announced for Xbox One and PC at first. Now that it is out, Bioware has revealed that it will indeed be coming to other platforms. This news comes from the games official Twitter account, which stated that: “CONFIRMED: Dragon Age: […]

Final Fantasy XIV Director Naoki Yoshida Thanks Fans For Support Of Game and Its Expansions

Final Fantasy XIV Director Naoki Yoshida Thanks Fans For Support Of Game and Its Expansions

Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn has grown quite a bit since its release. It’s latest patch, Patch 2.55, will actually be the conclusion to the main game’s story, all the while leading up to the highly anticipated arrival of FF XIV’s first true expansion: Heavensward. Honored and overjoyed over the love of the game, not to mention the 4 million registered user accounts, Director Naoki Yoshida wished to convey […]

Mortal Kombat X Gets “Easy Fatalities” – Goro Available To Those Who Don’t Pre-Order

Mortal Kombat X Gets “Easy Fatalities” – Goro Available To Those Who Don’t Pre-Order

A lot of Mortal Kombat news has dropped today. Some of which will no doubt please fans. First up, many, MANY, fans have noted that performing a Fatality in Mortal Kombat can be hard, and frustrating. But Netherrealm has confirmed that there will be a way to circumvent this. Dubbed, “Easy Fatalities”, they’ll be available on Day One, and most likely will involve you just pushing one button to perform […]

Sony To Pull The Plug On Destiny of Spirits on June 30

Sony To Pull The Plug On Destiny of Spirits on June 30

The free-to-play social RPG Destiny of Spirits is coming to an end according to its developer team. The game will come to an official close on June 30, and “after this date, you will not be able to play or access the game, and all unused Destiny Orbs will expire.” Despite being shut down, the team is grateful for the fans who have helped them get to where they got, […]

Do Delays Actually Help Games Like Uncharted 4 or Arkham Knight Become Better?

Do Delays Actually Help Games Like Uncharted 4 or Arkham Knight Become Better?

Delays. We hate them, they drive us nuts, they (at times) make us curse the developers. Not because they’re doing wrong, but because they’re keeping us from what we want. For video games, it’s keeping us from an experience we want to play. And yet…as I think about certain titles, I can’t help but wonder…do delays actually help certain games get better? Now when I say “certain games”, I don’t […]

Borderlands 2 Sales Reach Over 12 Million Copies

Borderlands 2 Sales Reach Over 12 Million Copies

There are two ways of telling how well a video game has sold. First is how it sells right off the bat, within the first week or even the first month. The second indicator is how well it sells in its lifetime and beyond. In the recent Major Nelson Podcast, Gearbox CEO Randy Pitchford announced that Borderlands 2 has crossed 12 million units sold. Not shipped, sold. This is a […]

Dragon Age Inquisition: Jaws of Hakkon Now Available

Dragon Age Inquisition: Jaws of Hakkon Now Available

After much speculation and back-and-forth, the first DLC for Dragon Age Inquisition has arrived. This single-player DLC, called Jaws of Hakkon, gives players a vast new area to explore, a new character to play as, and new achievements to earn. “Discover the fate of the last Inquisitor and the powerful dragon he hunted. Enter an overgrown wilderness filled with Avvar, fiercely independent hunters who settled in the southern mountains of […]