On Tales of Zestiria and Religion in Games

On Tales of Zestiria and Religion in Games

(As a heads-up, this post will contain some spoilers for several games in the Tales series, as well as major plot details for Dead Space, Final Fantasy X, and Assassin’s Creed.  Read at your own discretion.) I should preface this by talking about my relationship with religion — or lack thereof — even if it’s against my better judgment.  When I was four or five, my grandmother forced me and […]

November 2015’s PlayStation Plus Games Revealed

November 2015’s PlayStation Plus Games Revealed

Sony has revealed the titles that will round out the PlayStation Plus games lineup for November 2015. Sony has, once again, taken to it’s PlayStation Blog to reveal the PlayStation Plus games lineup that’s in store for next month. The following titles will be made free to download to all members of PlayStation Plus: PlayStation 4 The Walking Dead: Season 2 Magicka 2 Dragon Fin Soup PlayStation 3 Mass Effect […]

Dizzy Soars Into Guilty Gear Xrd: Revelator

Dizzy Soars Into Guilty Gear Xrd: Revelator

While the big reveal of Guilty Gear Xrd: Sign came as a surprise to plenty of people, what came next didn’t.  In typical fighting game fashion, Arc System Works’ hard-rocking franchise is going to get a new installment in Guilty Gear Xrd: Revelator — which means that the classic characters from earlier games have a shot at being rebuilt in stylish 3D.  Now there’s one more veteran to add to the […]

Goosebumps: The Game Promises Players Are In for a Scare

Goosebumps: The Game Promises Players Are In for a Scare

The entertainment world is no stranger to mining old franchises for new successes — so as strange as it may sound, there’s a Goosebumps movie on the way.  Not to be outdone by Hollywood, WayForward and GameMill Entertainment have made it their mission to turn the nineties’ spooky book series into a full-fledged video game.  More to the point, their plan is to make their latest title into what may […]

Black Ops 3 Cybercore Abilities Let You Become A Cyborg Commando

Black Ops 3 Cybercore Abilities Let You Become A Cyborg Commando

Among your arsenal of big guns and fun gadgets, Black Ops 3 comes with a new tactical system: the ‘Cybercore’. In a new trailer for the game, we see the ‘Chaos’ segment of these abilities: powers which let you all-but terrorize your enemies on the battlefield. You can more or less be a cyborg commando, with close to supernatural prowess. The Black Ops 3 campaign is already offering an extensive […]

The File Size for the Metal Gear Online 3 Update has Been Revealed

The File Size for the Metal Gear Online 3 Update has Been Revealed

The file size for the next Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain update, that features Metal Gear Online 3, has been revealed. The update has already launched for players in Japan and is revealed to be a little under a gigabyte with a file size of 950 MB.  The update will be available for consoles in Europe and North America tomorrow, October 6th, and will allow owners of Metal […]

PS Plus Games for October 2015 Revealed

PS Plus Games for October 2015 Revealed

Sony has revealed the free titles PS Plus members will be receiving during October 2015. On a recent entry on the PlayStation Blog, the PS Plus free games for next month were detailed. The following games will be made available to all PlayStation Plus members in October 2015: Broken Age (PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita) Super Meat Boy (PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita) Unmechanical Extended (PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3) […]

Black Ops 3 Story Trailer Reveals A Future That Didn’t Turn Out Right

Black Ops 3 Story Trailer Reveals A Future That Didn’t Turn Out Right

It’s not all fun and games in this new trailer for Black Ops 3. The story of this game takes place in an even further future than Black Ops II, and even Advanced Warfare (although it’s not on the same timeline). Unlike both these games, things have gone horribly wrong and it seems that your role as the player is to pick up the pieces and follow the trail of […]

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 […]

PS4 Twitch App Coming This Fall

PS4 Twitch App Coming This Fall

During his keynote speech at today’s (September 25) inaugural TwitchCon conference, Twitch CEO Emmett Shear announced that a Twitch app – similar to the one released on Xbox in 2014 – is coming to PlayStation 4, Playstation 3, and PlayStation Vita. Due for launch this fall, Twitch functionality is already largely catered for by the PS4’s ‘Share’ Button. However, the app promises to bring users something new by allowing them […]