Sea of Thieves, “The Best Game Rare Has Ever Made”

Sea of Thieves, “The Best Game Rare Has Ever Made”

According to Microsoft executive Kudo Tsunodo, upcoming Windows 10 and Xbox One title Sea of Thieves is “gonna be the best game that Rare has ever made.” In an interview with the Official Xbox One Magazine – via GamesRadar – Tsunodo spoke about the games’ ability to produce iconic gaming moments, unique to every player: “I think with Sea of Thieves, what you’re really going to see as you find out […]

Del Toro is Star Wars Episode 8 Villain

Del Toro is Star Wars Episode 8 Villain

Benicio Del Toro – The Collector in Guardians of the Galaxy – will play a main role in Star Wars Episode 8. After the news that Rian Johnson (Looper, Breaking Bad, The Brothers Bloom) will write and direct the film, Del Toro has now confirmed, in an interview with Spanish website Rac 1, that he will play a villanous role: “Star Wars is coming up, we will see how that […]

Metal Gear Solid Will Outlive Kojima

Metal Gear Solid Will Outlive Kojima

According to Jon Edwards, Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain is the best game of 2015. In an interview with MCV, the Konami marketing executive heaped praise on the title’s open-world nature and the freedom it gives the player: “Anyone who has spent any amount of time with it has been blown away by its depth, scope, and ambition. It is one of those games where people go: ‘I […]

Will We See Master Chief’s Face In Halo 5

Will We See Master Chief’s Face In Halo 5

Master Chief’s face is one of gaming’s greatest myths. Halo developers Bungie have been especially careful about keeping the hero’s identity hidden. We’ve had several full shots of John-117 in his younger days, but we’ve only ever had one real glimpse of the man behind the helmet. It came in Halo 4; where, by unlocking the Legendary ending, players could see a super close-up of Chief’s eyes (article title image). […]

Toy Story 4 Plot Revealed

Toy Story 4 Plot Revealed

John Lasseter, Pixar’s chief creative officer, has revealed that Toy Story 4 will focus on “a love story” between Woody and Bo Peep. The romance between everyone’s favorite cowboy and the blonde-haired doll is a long-running subplot of the films, yet, it has never been explored in any great detail. Of course – given the way Toy Story 3 seemed to tie the series up – many fans think the […]

PlayStation President Says Virtual Reality Is The Future

PlayStation President Says Virtual Reality Is The Future

Shuhei Yoshida, President of PlayStation’s Worldwide Studios, claims that, “In a few years, everyone will use [Virtual Reality] in some form or manner.” It’s a bold claim but, given the recent advances in VR technology, he is probably right. We already know about the supreme power of the – now owned by Facebook – Oculus Rift (Seen in the video below), so it’s only really a matter of time before […]

Expand: A Chat with Creator Chris Johnson

Expand: A Chat with Creator Chris Johnson

I recently was lucky enough to have a chat with Chris Johnson, creator of the highly anticipated indie darling Expand, before it releases sometime next month. Chris was kind enough to answer questions about Expand, the industry and beyond. Enjoy!   ——–   Expand caught my attention almost immediately, and my curiosity only grew as I learned more. How would you describe Expand to those unaware?   When talking about […]

What The Heck is Rocket League’s Universe All About? Developer Explains

What The Heck is Rocket League’s Universe All About? Developer Explains

In a recent interview with GameInformer, Rocket League’s founder Dave Hagewood revealed some “important” details about his physics-based vehicle football game, which might just very well change the way you interpret Rocket League and its amazing wackiness that we all care and love. GameInformer kicked off with a first touch – Rocket League References 24/7 – that sure made Psyonix rethink their answer enough times to get the ball out of the danger zone – […]

Video unveils more details on Mafia 3’s open world and melee combat

Video unveils more details on Mafia 3’s open world and melee combat

Thirsty for more Mafia 3 details? Hayden Blackman, creative director from Hangar 13, talked to Larry Hryb on Xbox Daily over at Gamescom about some specifics regarding the studio’s latest installment to their Mafia franchise.  When asked about how the story of the game worked in relation to its open world, Blackman explained that the narrative is being used as ‘tent poles’ throughout the game, pulling you through the entire experience in a way similar […]

Valve Writer Erik Wolpaw Working on Several Unannounced Projects

Valve Writer Erik Wolpaw Working on Several Unannounced Projects

Erik Wolpaw is a video game writer for Valve Corporation who has worked projects like Psychonauts, the Portal series and the Team Fortress 2 video shorts and comic. In an article for Penny-Arcade, Wolpaw states that in addition to the Aperture VR Demo, Team Fortress and DOTA updates, he is also working on several unannounced projects for Valve along with his co-writer Jay Pinkerton, who wrote the story for Portal 2. Between our cross-medium Great Greatsby […]