Nintendo President, Satoru Iwata, to Not Attend E3 2015

Nintendo President, Satoru Iwata, to Not Attend E3 2015

Nintendo has announced that Satoru Iwata, president of the company, will not be attending this year’s E3 event. In a statement released to IGN, Nintendo stated that Iwata would not be attending E3 2015 due to business matters requiring his attention, but that Shigeru Miyamoto would be present during the event. The following is the full statement Nintendo released: “Nintendo’s focus for E3 this year will be showcasing the many […]

Konami Makes Mobile Its Main Platform

Konami Makes Mobile Its Main Platform

“Mobile is where the future of gaming lies.” Hideki Hayakawa, Konami‘s new CEO, made a couple of statements regarding the future of the company. To the surprise of many, the studio will shift its focus towards mobile gaming rather than consoles.  “Our main platform will be mobiles,” says Hayakawa, adding that games like Power Pro and Winning Eleven (better known as Pro Evolution Soccer or PES in short) inspired them to go down […]

Lego Jurassic World Release Date Announced

Lego Jurassic World Release Date Announced

Traveler’s Tales has announced the release date for Lego Jurassic World, and has released a brand-new trailer for the game as well. Lego Jurassic World will be released next month on June 12th, and is going to be available on Xbox One, Xbox 360, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Wii U, Nintendo 3DS, and PC. The newest trailer (posted below) announced the release date, and also showed off ‘Lego-sized’ […]

Silver Mario Amiibo Is Not Exclusive

Silver Mario Amiibo Is Not Exclusive

Straight from Nintendo, the upcoming silver Mario amiibo, due May 29 in the US, will not be an exclusive figure. Nintendo is officially saying that, “major retailers nationwide and their respective online destinations.” This is quite different from the Gold amiibo, which was a Wal-mart exclusive, as well as… well, many other amiibo being store exclusives, including Ness from Earthbound, a game that’s a cult hit at best in the US and […]

The Next Assassin’s Creed Will be Revealed Next Week

The Next Assassin’s Creed Will be Revealed Next Week

It’s that time of the year, folks. Publisher Ubisoft has just announced that this year’s Assassin’s Creed title will be revealed next week, on May 12th. To be even more precise, the live-stream will take place at 5 p.m., United Kingdom time. Last year, an out-of-nowhere leak showcased what everyone suspects will be this year’s Assassin’s Creed’s location, namely London (and given the above teaser, it’s most likely true). Apart […]

Nintendo and Universal Studios Working on Nintendo Attractions

Nintendo and Universal Studios Working on Nintendo Attractions

It’s odd that it’s take so long for something like this to develop, but here it is: Nintendo and Universal Studios are working together to develop “Nintendo themed attractions” at Universal Studio theme parks. These attractions will be based on Nintendo IPs, not just Nintendo making some sort of generic game-themed stuff for Universal to churn out.  The official press release (after the cut) has few details, but there is […]

Bungie has Trademarked The Taken King, Might be the Name of the Upcoming Expansion

Bungie has Trademarked The Taken King, Might be the Name of the Upcoming Expansion

It looks like the Hive might be center stage in the leaked The Taken King expansion. It seems that we may finally have learned the name of the major Destiny expansion that is due out in September because earlier today NeoGaf user Kifimbo revealed that 10 days ago Bungie trademarked the name “The Taken King”. Along with the name the trademark also included a rather similar but minimalist logo. They also […]

Sony Will Not be Making an Appearance at Gamescom 2015

Sony Will Not be Making an Appearance at Gamescom 2015

Sony has announced that they will not be holding a press conference this year during the Gamescom 2015 event. VideoGamer.com detailed the news as well as confirmed that Sony will instead be holding an “international media briefing” during the Paris Games Week in October, as opposed to appearing at Gamescom. This will mark the first time Sony will not appear during a Gamescom event since the event first started back in […]

GOG Galaxy Beta Begins Today!

GOG Galaxy Beta Begins Today!

A Steam competitor has just hit the market, and it’s made by one of the most popular PC game distributors out there: Good Old Games. GOG has been in business for a little under seven years now selling PC titles on the cheap, offering frequent deals and sales much like other distribution platforms but instead focusing on classic titles from the days of yore. They’ve certainly grown in popularity during […]

Bethesda Announcing New RPG At E3

Bethesda Announcing New RPG At E3

I don’t want to set the world on fire, honey. According to the official Bethesda press conference page for the upcoming E3 event, the studio is planning on showcasing a role-playing game for the PC, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One. Here you can see Bethesda’s planning, with the role-playing category professionally highlighted with the help op Microsoft Paint. It could be a new Elder Scrolls game, but […]