Stalker franchise dev, GSC Gameworld, reopens, working on new game

Stalker franchise dev, GSC Gameworld, reopens, working on new game

GSC Gameworld, the game development company responsible for the beloved PC-centric Stalker (often stylized as S.T.A.L.K.E.R.) franchise, has recently reopened, and is already at work on development of its next game. Valentine Yeltyshev, an original member of the Stalker team and current spokesperson for GSC Gameworld, stated that the studio cannot yet reveal details of its new project other than the fact that it will be of great interest to Stalker fans […]

Halo 3: ODST campaign free for MCC early adopters, to run at 1080p/60fps

Halo 3: ODST campaign free for MCC early adopters, to run at 1080p/60fps

With Halo: The Master Chief Collection‘s plethora of issues at launch (severe multiplayer matchmaking issues, et cetera), many gamers were understandably upset with 343 Industries’ arguable failure of a launch. In light of its shortcomings, 343 Industries’ general manager Bonnie Ross previously promised fans the company would “make it right” with them. Fortunately, Ross and company have made good on their promise – recently announcing that early adopters of Halo: The Master […]

Microsoft VR Headset to be revealed at E3 2015

Microsoft VR Headset to be revealed at E3 2015

According to a recent report from VR Focus, Microsoft is set to reveal their VR Headset in 2015, most likely being an E3 2015 reveal which is scheduled in June. According to the report, multiple developers have received early developer kits of Microsoft’s VR and with both Oculus Rift and Sony’s Project Morpheus being showcased this past year, Virtual Reality could become the next “gimmick” in video games.  Microsoft’s VR […]

Telltale Games Announces Minecraft: Story Mode

Telltale Games Announces Minecraft: Story Mode

Telltale Games is looking to end 2014 with a surprise, as the developers have announced a brand new game series Minecraft: Story Mode. A series of tweets from Telltale Games gave rise to this announcement, as well as hinted at what the announcement could be: I’ll also clarify – it’s not directly related to anything else we’ve made in 2014. — Job J Stauffer (@jobjstauffer) December 17, 2014 A few […]

Sheffield Hallam University Becomes the Biggest PlayStation First Institution in the World

Sheffield Hallam University Becomes the Biggest PlayStation First Institution in the World

Sony Computer Entertainment Europe and Sheffield Hallam University have announced a new partnership that will allow students to create video games on the PlayStation 4. Sheffield Hallam’s final-year undergraduates and postgraduates will be able to utilise the 34 PS4 development kits that the University has recently acquired from Sony’s academic development programme, PlayStation First. “We’re helping Sheffield Hallam develop the next generation of video game talent succeed with PlayStation development,” […]

Grand Theft Auto Online Heists Confirmed for Early 2015

Grand Theft Auto Online Heists Confirmed for Early 2015

Rockstar Games has revealed details and a trailer for the upcoming release of Grand Theft Auto Online’s Heist jobs. Speaking with IGN, GTA Online producer and lead mission designer Imran Sarwar revealed details surrounding the new Heists to be released: “We never want to have to move a date but if something is delayed, it’s because it’s not at the level we expect of ourselves. And while we’re not there […]

Call of Duty franchise continues to decline, year-to-year sales down by 27%

Call of Duty franchise continues to decline, year-to-year sales down by 27%

Earlier this week, Gamer Headlines ran a story on Activision’s claims that Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is the best-selling game of 2014 so far. While that may indeed be true, according to the most recent NPD retail sales data, the Call of Duty franchise is steadily, albeit slowly continuing it’s decline that started with 2011’s Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3. According to analyst Michael Olson, NPD’s November US retail sales for the […]

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare and Destiny are the Best-Selling Console Games of 2014

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare and Destiny are the Best-Selling Console Games of 2014

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare and Destiny are the two best-selling console games of 2014 in the United States, publisher Activision has announced. Activision confirmed last month that Advanced Warfare was the biggest entertainment launch of 2014, and, having already claimed the most streamed accolade on Twitch during its launch week, it now seems that this year’s Call of Duty installment, unsurprisingly, has taken the prized position of the best-selling console game […]

Star Citizen New Stretch Goal Adds Ship Modularity

Star Citizen New Stretch Goal Adds Ship Modularity

After staying silent for a couple of weeks, the Star Citizen dev has finally updated its list of stretch goals to incorporate the milestone of $65 million.

Sony Selling 20th Anniversary PS4 For £19.94 In London

Sony Selling 20th Anniversary PS4 For £19.94 In London

£19.94? Is this a dream? London gets criticized for a number of things; bad weather, crowded streets and unhygienic underground train systems, but one thing London has to be proud of is that Sony will be selling limited edition 20th anniversary Playstation 4s for an extremely low price of £19.94. This deal will be available in London tomorrow (December 10th) in Sony’s special “Playstation ’94 shop’ on Bethnal Green Road. However, […]