Sony Computer Entertainment and Sony Network Entertainment Merge into Sony Interactive Entertainment

Sony Computer Entertainment and Sony Network Entertainment Merge into Sony Interactive Entertainment

Sony has announced that two of their prominent divisions—Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. and Sony Network Entertainment International LLC—will form a new company by the name of Sony Interactive Entertainment LLC (or SIE). Moving from Japan, this new company will have its headquarters located in the United States, in San Mateo, California. The official press release: Tokyo, Japan, and San Mateo, Calif., January 26, 2016 – Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCE) […]

Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc Announced for PC Release via Steam in February

Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc Announced for PC Release via Steam in February

The cult hit murder mystery visual novel known as Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc has officially been announced for a PC Steam release in February 2016 through a trailer released by the publisher Spike Chunsoft. Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc is the first game in the flashy adventure game series, originally released in English for the PlayStation Vita in February 2014. The Steam page for the game can be found here (unavailable as […]

Street Fighter V Release Date Leaked for February 16, 2016, Dhalsim Confirmed

Street Fighter V Release Date Leaked for February 16, 2016, Dhalsim Confirmed

Eurogamer has leaked that Street Fighter V will be released on February 16, 2016 for the PlayStation 4 and PC in North America and Europe. Additionally, Dhalsim is set to be revealed during the Sony press conference at the Paris Games Week today, and he will be playable on the event’s show floor. Six more characters for the game are set to be released throughout 2016. They will be purchasable via […]

Friday the 13th: The Game Online Multiplayer Game Announced for Fall 2016

Friday the 13th: The Game Online Multiplayer Game Announced for Fall 2016

Originally announced in Fall 2014, Friday the 13th: The Game has been officially announced for the PS4, Xbox One and PC via a Kickstarter campaign. Developed by Gun Media and running on Unreal Engine 4, the horror game is set in Crystal Lake as a 1v7 online multiplayer game, as one player assumes the role of Jason Vorhees as he hunts the other players—the helpless campers—down. The game will also […]

Street Fighter V’s Official Laura Trailer Released, Second Beta Dated for October 22nd

Street Fighter V’s Official Laura Trailer Released, Second Beta Dated for October 22nd

Following the reveal of Zangief in Street Fighter V, a new character by the name of Laura has received an official trailer after being leaked by Famitsu earlier this month. Laura is a brand new character to the Street Fighter series. She’s a Brazilian woman who employs electricity in her fighting style as a Matsuda Jiu-Jitsu master. With Laura revealed, there are now 15 confirmed characters in the Street Fighter V cast, […]

Zangief Wrestles his way Into Street Fighter V

Zangief Wrestles his way Into Street Fighter V

Following the announcement of Street Fighter Alpha 3‘s Karin into Street Fighter V, Zangief has been confirmed as a returning character in the upcoming fighting game. Revealed today at the IgroMir event in Russia, the ‘Red Cyclone’ has muscled his way into Street Fighter V! A popular mainstay within the legendary series and the most prominent wrestler within it, Zangief has made many previous appearances while fighting for “Mother Russia.” Those lucky […]

Activision Issues Statement on Sizable Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 5 Patch

Activision Issues Statement on Sizable Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 5 Patch

Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 5 was released today, and alongside it a sizable 7.7 GB day 1 patch; a size larger than the game itself. Many speculated that what was on the disc for the skateboarding game was an incomplete game, with the patch rectifying its lack of content. Activision issued a statement to Game Informer denying this, stating that the patch is to solve server issues for Tony Hawk’s Pro […]

Sony States the Climate is “Not Healthy” for a new Handheld

Sony States the Climate is “Not Healthy” for a new Handheld

During the developer session at EGX 2015, the president of Sony Computer Entertainment Worldwide Studios, Shuhei Yoshida, implied that there wouldn’t be a successor to the PlayStation Vita anytime soon. When asked about the prospects of a successor to their current handheld, Yoshida stated that “his team had enjoyed working on Vita,” however smartphone gaming has overtaken that segment of the market in such a way that the climate for […]

League of Legends Developer is Working on New Games

League of Legends Developer is Working on New Games

Riot Games, the team behind the famous MOBA League of Legends, has confirmed that they are working on a new game. So far, Riot has only developed League of Legends, however, via Twitter, the lead designer Ryan “Morello” Scott has teased that the developer is finally working on a new game. “Hey guys, sorry, but can’t answer lol questions since I work on R&D”. Profile still says I work on lol. […]

Life is Strange Episode 5 to be Released on October 20

Life is Strange Episode 5 to be Released on October 20

Following the fourth episode for Life is Strange released in July, Dontnod Entertainment have confirmed that they are aiming to release the final episode for the game—titled “Polarized—next month on October 20th. The episode is not completely ready, but to celebrate the birthday of the in-game protagonist Max, the projected release date of October 20 has been announced. Many things can change in the lead up to release but the team […]