New floating islands, bosses, and jobs galore in FFXIV Keynote

New floating islands, bosses, and jobs galore in FFXIV Keynote

Like the Vegas show before it, today’s Final Fantasy XIV London fanfest, a celebration of sorts for the revived mmorpg, featured a lengthy keynote presentation for what producer Naoki Yoshida has planned for the future expansion. Where Vegas was the grand reveal of the Heavensward expansion, today came a stream of details about what’s in store for fans. Take a look below to see highlights from the presentation: First up, […]

Urbance and Hover Live Chat (AMA) at Reddit Tonight!

Urbance and Hover Live Chat (AMA) at Reddit Tonight!

Surprise, surprise! Like Under the Dog (another Kickstarter about an animated series), the developers of Urbance and Hover have made a shocking announcement with hours away before the live chat that’s scheduled later tonight (October 25, 2014)!. Basically, they have provided a great opportunity for folks to finally ask questions and get quick answers in real time at Reddit! Meaning, online users can attend a live session by posting a […]

Civilization: Beyond Earth religion assets discovered in game files

Civilization: Beyond Earth religion assets discovered in game files

According to a post on Reddit’s Civilization subreddit,  by r/Civ user MetaGamingAtLast, it appears that if players decide to peruse the newly released Civilization: Beyond Earth‘s game folder, in particular, the “assets\Gameplay\XML\” one, there exists a “Religions” folder, alongside a file named “GlobalDefines.xml.” In Civilization: Beyond Earth‘s aforementioned “Religions” folder, there is a list of various beliefs and their associated in-game effects. Furthermore, in the “GlobalDefines.xml” file, there are a host of different values that relate […]

Final Fantasy XIV: Building an Airship in Patch 2.5

Final Fantasy XIV: Building an Airship in Patch 2.5

During the on-going Final Fantasy Fan Festival around the world (United States, England, and Japan), Square Enix have announced and provided more details about the upcoming expansion called “Heavensward” and Patch 2.4 in Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn; this growing massive multiplayer online game has included numerous add-on features in just one year and will continue to introduce new features, such as building and customizing an airship. In some recent […]

Sunset Overdrive is exactly what the Xbox One needs

Sunset Overdrive is exactly what the Xbox One needs

In a recent appearance on IGN’s “Podcast Unlocked,” Xbox head Phil Spencer stated that Microsoft and Xbox is putting an emphasis on committing to original intellectual properties for the Xbox One. For a majority of Microsoft’s last-generation console, the Xbox 360, most first-party titles consisted of follow-ups to already established IP’s such as the Forza, Gear of War, and Halo franchises. However, as previously mentioned in a recent podcast by Phil Spencer, the head of […]

Dark Souls 2 leak points to possibility of 4th DLC expansion

Dark Souls 2 leak points to possibility of 4th DLC expansion

With From Software’s Dark Souls 2 being awarded Game of the Year at this year’s Golden Joystick Awards, avid fans of the notoriously difficult title have a lot to be happy about. However, there may be even more reason for Dark Souls 2 lovers to celebrate as a recent leak on Steam’s database has been discovered online that hints at the possibility of a 4th DLC expansion for the game. Read more details […]

Bait and Switch: Final Fantasy XIV introducing a cash shop in upcoming content patch

Bait and Switch: Final Fantasy XIV introducing a cash shop in upcoming content patch

Sqaure Enix’s Final Fantasy XIV can be described as one of the few success stories to come out of the struggling Japanese giant in recent memory, especially under the once prestigious Final Fantasy brand. Which beggars belief as to why the company recently announced the sneaky addition of a premium cash shop into the game with the upcoming 2.4 content update. Launched in 2010 to a critical revolt, Final Fantasy […]

GOG.com to add new major publisher, rumored to be Disney/LucasArts

GOG.com to add new major publisher, rumored to be Disney/LucasArts

According to a banner on the front page of GOG.com, the digital distribution service will be revealing a new major publisher they’ve signed – whose games will subsequently be made available for sale on the site. Read more details on GOG’s publisher countdown and which one it might be after the break. GOG.com to Reveal Newly Signed Major Publisher Various team members on the site have implied that the newly signed major […]

Assassin’s Creed Unity: A closer look at its ludicrous, unprecedented PC specs

Assassin’s Creed Unity: A closer look at its ludicrous, unprecedented PC specs

The supposed minimum and recommended PC system requirements for Ubisoft’s upcoming Assassin’s Creed Unity were leaked on NeoGAF.com yesterday. Today, Ubisoft went on to confirm the aforementioned PC specifications in an official blog post, which are as follows: 64-bit operating system Required Supported OS Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8/8.1 (64bit versions only) Processor Minimum Intel Core i5-2500K @ 3.3 GHz or AMD FX-8350 @ 4.0 GHz or AMD Phenom II x4 940 […]

New Super Smash Bros Wii U Information Revealed

New Super Smash Bros Wii U Information Revealed

Nintendo have revealed a bunch of new features coming to the Wii U version of Super Smash Bros. These include the ability to fight with eight players simultaneously and the addition of brand new modes. All of this was shown on a live stream hosted by Nintendo entitled ’50-Fact Extravaganza’. You can check out a video of the stream here. For a list of the biggest announcements in an easy to read […]