New Blood Rayne game teased

New Blood Rayne game teased

A teaser section on the official Arc System Works website displays what appears to be a countdown to an announcement regarding a new Blood Rayne game. The letters “BRCS” can be seen with a date of April 23rd, 2014 – the day the countdown ends. What we can see is series protagonist Rayne, sporting a manga makeover – much like her appearance in Blood Rayne: Betrayal, the more recent side-scrolling action title, which took a departure […]

Xbox One – What does Microsoft have in store for its future?

Xbox One – What does Microsoft have in store for its future?

Since the Xbox One was unveiled in early 2013, its reception wasn’t so welcoming. From the look of the box, to the hardware specs, to the price, many believed the console would be doomed upon release. After a successful 2013 E3 presentation, Microsoft proceeded to change the negative expectations of the console. Microsoft even went as far as changing its policies for the One to better satisfy its customers. Several […]

Release Date and Playable Bruce Lee Announced for EA Sports UFC

Release Date and Playable Bruce Lee Announced for EA Sports UFC

EA Sports has announced that EA Sports UFC will launch July 17th on the Xbox One and PlayStation 4. Alongside this announcement EA Sports also revealed that legendary martial artist and action film star Bruce Lee will appear as a playable character in the fighting title. If you pre-order the game you will be able to use Lee’s fists of fury as soon as you start playing. Otherwise he will be unlocked […]

Are the Halo games coming to Steam?

Are the Halo games coming to Steam?

After the recent release of Halo: Spartan Assault on Steam, PC gamers have been wondering if the other Halo titles would land on Steam. In a statement to GameSpot, Microsoft said it had no plans at this time to bring additional Halo games to Steam. However, SteamFirst.com has stumbled upon official Steam groups for Halo, Halo 2, and Halo 3, fueling hopes that this means the games are finally coming […]

Xbox One Will Support External Storage

Xbox One Will Support External Storage

According to Microsoft spokesperson, Larry Hryb, the Xbox One will soon be supporting external storage. This is a much-requested feature of the current gen console and will delight fans everywhere. In a post he uploaded to Reddit, Hryb said the Xbox One was gaining momentum after, what he described as, a “wobbly” launch and an operating system that “just wasn’t good enough.” The post was followed up by a number […]

Job Layoffs At Microsoft? Former Employees Take to Twitter

Job Layoffs At Microsoft? Former Employees Take to Twitter

Microsoft Studios have layed off staff it has been rumoured. This news comes a few days after it was announced that Phil Spencer will be the new head of Xbox. Two former members of staff at Microsoft Studios took to Twitter to announce the news: Microsoft was a great place to work. I'm just excited to have some agency in my own creative endeavors. — Patrick Loughman (@el_PatrickL) April 3, […]

Titanfall’s Anti-cheat System Revealed

Titanfall’s Anti-cheat System Revealed

The studio says that gamers caught cheating will be banned, however can still continue to play.

Phil Spencer Becomes the Head of Xbox, Says “The Gamers Come First.”

Phil Spencer Becomes the Head of Xbox, Says “The Gamers Come First.”

“Our community is at the heart of what we do at Xbox,” said Phil Spencer, on Xbox’s official blog regarding his brand-new position as the figurehead of Xbox. Another new day has dawned at corporate Microsoft as Satya Nadella noted earlier this week that the company would be applying their full attention to innovation and evolution of the Xbox. Since the release of the Xbox One, and the various financial successes found […]

PlayStation joins the growing group of streaming services looking to put TV on notice

PlayStation joins the growing group of streaming services looking to put TV on notice

Yesterday, I reported on Sony’s decision to join Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, and others in the production of original television shows for online streaming only. These shows don’t play by the rules of broadcasting schedules. They are available for a member’s viewing pleasure at any point. Entire seasons are available at once. This enables the addicts who I affectionately refer to as “binge streamers.” A typical binge streamer begins an internal […]

Watch Dogs Creative Director gives PS4 Further Praise

Watch Dogs Creative Director gives PS4 Further Praise

In an interview with Playstation EU Blog, Watch Dogs creative director Jonathan Morin stated that “Creating the game on PS4 was fascinating.” Morin continued to describe how Watch Dogs and Sony were systematically on the same page. “Sony knew what they wanted to get out of their new console and Watch Dogs became a game that would fulfill those desires, in essence a perfect match.” From the integration of multiplayer elements […]