Halo: The Master Chief Collection gets new information

Halo: The Master Chief Collection gets new information

At the San Diego Comic Con this weekend, we got more news from 343 industries and Microsoft about the highly anticipated Master Chief Collection for Xbox One. For those of you that don’t know, Halo: The Master Chief Collection is a “bundle” of Halo: CE Anniversary, Halo 2 Anniversary, Halo 3, and Halo 4, containing every singleplayer mission and every multiplayer map and game mode. Halo 2 will be getting […]

HD Remakes: Are they a cop out? Or are they worth it?

HD Remakes: Are they a cop out? Or are they worth it?

At the moment we’re seeing a lot of HD remakes. We saw numerous HD remakes released on the PS3 and the Xbox 360 and now a number of titles are being given the remastered treatment on the PS4 and Xbox One. It’s not a new approach and has been done many times before for various media platforms, whether it’s a classic album or film everything seems to get remastered sooner […]

Could Star Wars Knights of The Old Republic be coming back?

Could Star Wars Knights of The Old Republic be coming back?

Obsidian Entertainment have been hinting that there could be another Star Wars Knights of The Old Republic game in the works. When speaking with IGN, A member at Obsidian has quoted, “I think there are a lot of the people at the studio that would like to do Knights of The Old Republic 3.” I myself am a big, big fan of the old KoTOR game or even anything Star […]

Xbox One Will Launch In China with Microsoft and China Telecom Deal

Xbox One Will Launch In China with Microsoft and China Telecom Deal

China Telecom Corp Ltd will be selling Microsoft’s Xbox One in September. This exclusive contract gives China Telecom the rights to sell the Xbox One in a country that has banned console sales since 2000, with mental health being cited as the biggest factor. However, last year China had lifted that ban after 14 years, with mobile gaming sales taking off and smuggled consoles making their way into the country. […]

Assassin’s Creed Unity – Real Parkour Experience 2014

Assassin’s Creed Unity – Real Parkour Experience 2014

As I’m sure many of you are aware, San Diego Comic Con is currently underway. With tons of great things to throw your money at and geek out over, its easy to get overwhelmed by the amounts of pure greatness that can be seen wandering around this con. But here’s one thing to check out, especially if you’re a fan of the Assassin’s Creed series, or one for parkour. Assassin’s […]

Why Aren’t There More Lead Female Characters?

Why Aren’t There More Lead Female Characters?

Why aren’t there more female Protagonists in video games? As our society becomes more and more aware of sexism and the need for its destruction this question becomes more and more prevalent in the video game industry. Statistics show that a whopping 48% of video game players are women. That’s almost half! Yet, as of this January only about 4% of video games have a woman as the main character. That is about […]

Should Consoles Have Early Access Like PC?

Should Consoles Have Early Access Like PC?

Having early access to a game that you’re interested in is cool, you can see what the game is about and get an early feel of the experience you will one day have. Generally these experiences are found on PC through Steam, but we are seeing a slight trend in developers wanting to offer console gamers the same experience. With the amount of love both Sony and Microsoft are showing […]

Assassin’s Creed Unity and the Many Pre-Order Bonuses

Assassin’s Creed Unity and the Many Pre-Order Bonuses

Fans around the globe await the release of Assassin’s Creed Unity. And why not? The franchise has been widely popular and successful. With compelling storylines, action for only the brave at heart and suspenseful and intricate gameplay, Assassin’s Creed gets two thumbs up from most gamers. Assassin’s Creed Unity will be released on October 28th, as announced by Ubisoft. That’s a lot of waiting. If you can’t wait though, Amazon, […]

Will Ubisoft Ever Live Down Their Assassin’s Creed Gender Blunder?

Will Ubisoft Ever Live Down Their Assassin’s Creed Gender Blunder?

This weekend, it happened again: Ubisoft took criticism for their recent Assassin’s Creed Unity blunder. You know, the one where they ct female playable characters? This time, the critic was Ashley Johnson, voice of Ellie in The Last of Us (which is being rereleased for the PS4 this week). She was quoted in a VideoGamer.com interview as saying, “Give me a fucking break! It’s 2014! How many video games do […]

Destiny – Why Is There No Cross-Platform Play?

Destiny – Why Is There No Cross-Platform Play?

As I’m sure most if not all of you area aware, the beta for Destiny was just recently made live. While many are already rolling into action, shooting away on various planets in different areas, a few last-gen console users may be wishing they can gun down their friends who have next-gen consoles. So why doesn’t Destiny allow Ps3 + Ps4 and Xbox 360 + Xbox One users to play together? Well, they say it’s […]