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Microsoft shoots down PS3 Lost and Damned rumors

Wednesday, 13 May 2009 17:41 GMT By Stephany Nunneley

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Microsoft says that The Lost and Damned is not headed to PS3.

Responding to rumors that surfaced over the weekend from a PSW article, Gamespot contacted Microsoft for comment and were bluntly told by a rep that “the [GTA IV] episodes are exclusive to Xbox 360.”

Sony and Take-Two both refuse to comment on the rumor, so read into Microsoft’s response however you like.

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34 Comments

  1. Retroid

    Not surprised.

    #1 6 years ago
  2. Aimless

    Sure they “are” right now, but will they be come August?

    *Stir, stir*

    #2 6 years ago
  3. 599USD

    more through my mouth, gay “innit”?

    #3 6 years ago
  4. Dr.Ghettoblaster

    I’ve always said, DLC (downloadable content) is just that….”downloadable”. If that’s the deal Microsoft made with Rockstar, I don’t see why legally they can’t release the DLC content on disc for sale on PS3 thereby bypassing the exclusive deal completely…

    …it’s kind of a sneaky technicallity, but in todays gaming industry with cut throat competition when it comes to exlusive rights, WHY NOT?

    ROCKSTAR RELEASE LOST AND DAMNED ON DISC FOR PS3 USERS. WE’RE HAPPY, WE BUY, YOU MAKE MONEY. YOU ALSO DON’T BREAK YOUR DCL CONTRACT AS SONY USERS ARE NOT DOWNLOADING ANYTHING.

    Thoughts?

    #4 6 years ago
  5. Dr.Ghettoblaster

    sorry, no delete option here. disregard this blank post.

    #5 6 years ago
  6. Psychotext

    @Dr.Ghettoblaster: Yeah… there’s no way the hundreds of highly paid vultures, sorry, lawyers on MS’s staff would have ever spotted something like that in the contract.

    For what it’s worth, I still say it’ll hit the PS3 eventually.

    #6 6 years ago
  7. Dr.Ghettoblaster

    @Psychotext….yeah you’re probably right. It just sucks man, PS3 users get the shaft on GTA4 and Fallout 3 DLC, two of the best games of this generation. Where’s the love? Regardless of the vehicle (console) any particular consumer uses to experience the game, it’s a real shame that the developers are essentially fuc$king half of us in the a$$.

    Then i read that Squaresoft won’t release the PS3 FFXIII demo in America cause it wouldn’t be fair to the X360 owners who want to play the game.

    Huh? Fair? Since when were things ever fair in this console generation…?

    #7 6 years ago
  8. Michael O'Connor

    “It just sucks man, PS3 users get the shaft on GTA4 and Fallout 3 DLC, two of the best games of this generation.”

    Much like 360 fans are getting the shaft with Ghostbusters. Both parties are just as guilty to be honest.

    The only way to ensure you get a fair portion of the gaming pie is simply to own both consoles. If someone can afford a PS3, they can easily afford a 360.

    #8 6 years ago
  9. Bleak Harvest

    GTAIV was an “okay” game at best. Fallout 3 is another ugly RPG with terrible PS3 support. Why waste your time worrying about these games, people?

    #9 6 years ago
  10. Gekidami

    You’re whole argument goes down the toilet is Ghettoblaster is American Michael.

    #10 6 years ago
  11. Michael O'Connor

    “You’re whole argument goes down the toilet is Ghettoblaster is American Michael.”

    Apologies. Let me rephrase it.

    “Much like 360 fans IN EUROPE are getting the shaft with Ghostbusters. Both parties are just as guilty to be honest.”

    That’s at least 8 – 10 million people right there. More than will ever download even the most popular DLC, mind you.

    #11 6 years ago
  12. Razor

    It’s just funny it doesn’t have the “Only On 360″ stamp on the points card.

    If it’s *that* exclusive it should…

    #12 6 years ago
  13. Psychotext

    @Razor: That stamp doesn’t mean any more than 12 months exclusivity anyway.

    #13 6 years ago
  14. anasui

    what? what happened with Ghostbusters in Europe?

    #14 6 years ago
  15. Dr.Ghettoblaster

    @Michael O’Connor: I totally respect your post but have to disagree with your comment:
    “The only way to ensure you get a fair portion of the gaming pie is simply to own both consoles. If someone can afford a PS3, they can easily afford a 360.”

    I’ve got 2 kids and we’re still living in an apartment. I can’t easily afford a X360 right now. Nor do I think a gamer should HAVE to own TWO different consoles to get full value out of a game that’s multi-platform (ie. GTA4, Fallout3). I can totally understand a first party exclusive such as Halo, Killzone, Mario, etc, but if I buy Fallout 3, regardless of which system, I should be ENTITLED to the OPTION at minimum of being able to add-on the DLC that’s come out for the game on multiple other platforms (PC and 360). It’s shaddy business practice and it’s that simple. It CLEARLY shows the public that their company is more interested in filling their pockets rather than ALL customers experience with their game.

    Just my opinion.

    #15 6 years ago
  16. Alakratt

    OMG, whoever believes MS on this is just stupid. In fact, it was stupid to ask/listen to MS about this matter at all!

    #16 6 years ago
  17. JesteR

    I still have this crazy idea that when you release a game for a platform that you have the obligation to release any DLC for it too. Only maingames should be exclusive not DLC.

    #17 6 years ago
  18. Whizzo

    what? what happened with Ghostbusters in Europe?

    Sony got the cheque book out and bought limited European exclusivity, 360 and Wii versions should be out in time for Christmas.

    It’ll be interesting to see if the US/Asia 360 versions are region free.

    #18 6 years ago
  19. Dr.Ghettoblaster

    That’s a really good point Alakratt, I didn’t even realize the source here was microsoft. lol We’ll wait for Rockstar/Sony/TakeTwo’s comments down the road.

    Also couldn’t agree more with JesteR’s comment. Sorry for my previous lengthy ramblings. I’m all for DLC, I just think system exclusive DLC for multi-platform games is getting into ethical territory. You don’t want to release DLC for Fallout 3 on PS3, that’s fine, just don’t release the game on that system then cause it’s shaddy and el lame-O.

    #19 6 years ago
  20. Cort

    Whizzo, how do you know? Sony OWNS the Ghostbusters IP – how do you you know they didn’t exercise a contracted right to publish first?

    #20 6 years ago
  21. hitnrun

    Because they didn’t say “we’re exercising our contracted right to publish first?”

    Seriously, people need to give that theory a rest. I don’t want to call fanboy but every blog the last week has been filled with people suggesting that Sony wasn’t really buying exclusivity and was generously allowing the 360 to get the game at all, as if Dan Akroyd and his developer somehow forgot to buy the rights from Sony’s movie division before they started making a Ghostbusters game.

    #21 6 years ago
  22. Whizzo

    Whizzo, how do you know? Sony OWNS the Ghostbusters IP – how do you you know they didn’t exercise a contracted right to publish first?

    Their “contractual rights” only apply to Europe then? Yes that makes perfect sense and not complete and utter bollocks.

    #22 6 years ago
  23. Dr.Ghettoblaster

    Ghostbusters? I thought this article was about GTA4…lol

    #23 6 years ago
  24. No_PUDding

    Gotta go with Bleak Harvest on this one.

    None of the games Fallout 3, GTAIV or Ghostbusters are worth losing any sleep about. And especially not their DLC.

    Fallout 3 seems to have been mroe trouble than good for DLC, and Lost an Damned just is not something I am at all interested in. As for Ghostbusters it’s coming at the end of the year, so no prbolems right?

    Also, saying it’s exclsuive, is like Capcom taling about LP2… It doesn’t deny anything.

    #24 6 years ago
  25. Esha

    I don’t see what the big deal is, but at the end of the day it really does come down to personal taste.

    If LittleBigPlanet had been released only on the 360, I’d have been screaming blue murder about it, probably.

    It’s funny, as for the consoles… it can be a matter of stance and personal choice, too. I can afford an XBox 360, and I had one for a time, but I felt so dirty that I sold mine off. Live being one of the cancers of society and all that. I’m more than content with my gaming PC, PS3, and Wii. I’m always afraid I’ll catch something from Live, and being free from Live is far more grand a boon than whatever exclusives the 360 might have.

    As for Fallout 3, I liked that game. But the DLC is not exclusive to the 360, it’s available for the PC as well. I’m going to be smug here, now, because there is something that’s exclusive about Fallout 3. Can anyone guess? That’s right, the modding capabilities, and all those beautiful mods! That’s exclusive fo the PC, that is!

    There are some fantastic mods available for Fallout 3 already, and soon there will be mods that outshine even the official DLC. And htere will be mod-packs which improve the game so much that the original will look amazingly poor and shoddy by comparison. Evidence? Look up PoopMods for Oblivion and compare with/without. It’s incredible.

    So the only thing that the non-360 owner loses out on is the Lost and the Damned. Not a big deal for me anyway, as I thought that Saints Row 2 was miles ahead of GTA IV in just about every conceivable respect. For me, GTA IV is like GTA III.2, and Saints Row 2 is the unofficial GTA IV. So I’m not terribly excited about this news.

    But again, that’s all just subjective and opinion-based like, but so’s everything here.

    I really do recommend Fallout 3 for the PC though, for those who were disenchnated with the console versions. The modding scene isn’t as advanced as Oblivion’s yet, but it will be… oh it will be, and I’ve brought around no end of console gamers (PS3 & 360) to the PC way just by showing ‘em the difference PoopMods a few other choice additions can make.

    The Bethesda community can make a good game out of whatever pap Bethesda puts out. And that Fallout 3 is a decent enough game by itself bodes well for how much better a good modset could make it.

    #25 6 years ago
  26. Psychotext

    “None of the games Fallout 3, GTAIV or Ghostbusters are worth losing any sleep about. And especially not their DLC.”

    Losing sleep over… no. But the DLC for Fallout 3 (other than Op Anchorage) has been great fun, and the GTAIV DLC is better than the main game.

    #26 6 years ago
  27. No_PUDding

    I have heard it’s been difficult to play the Fallout 3 DLC’s, and I haven’t heard much from Lost and Damned. I am sure they are fun little extras. But I haven’t heard much fuss around them. Even in the NeoGAF thread theres not much fuss.

    #27 6 years ago
  28. Psychotext

    You wont hear much on NeoGAF for obvious reasons. :)

    The releases for the Fallout DLCs have been dodgy, but that didn’t really change what they were like to play.

    #28 6 years ago
  29. No_PUDding

    You mean everything is written? Har Har Very funny xD

    Fair enough, as I said, I think they are good, but I don’t feel like I am missing out on an experience I shouldn’t be. I’d like to try them if given the opportunity, ofcourse however.

    #29 6 years ago
  30. Cort

    Whizzo just give up. You make an ignorant guess about something and act like it’s a hard fact and when someone points out to you that as the fucking OWNER Sony might have every right to do what they have done you whine like a bitch.

    As for hitnrun, you think it’s not possible because you haven’t been told? You think SCE’s directors believe you are entitled to know the minutae of their legal contracts? “Dan Ackroyd and his developer” don’t own the IP, only a licence to develop a game. Learn the difference.

    “Because they didn’t say “we’re exercising our contracted right to publish first?””

    They didn’t say “we wrote a big cheque to stop 360 owners getting the game for a few months” either but you don’t seem to have a problem with such claims.

    Oh, and next time you watch a Ghostbusters multi-platform game trailer, do look out for the name of a well known Japanese electronics and entertainment company that appears at the end. Another version I’ve seen carries the “Colombia Pictures” brand. Guess who owns that?

    #30 6 years ago
  31. Whizzo

    If Sony had a veto on what platforms the game could come out on why have they decided just to apply that to Europe then?

    Also why would this suddenly be happening mere weeks before the games release?

    You are a very silly person indeed.

    #31 6 years ago
  32. jnms

    To those who say GTAIV and Fallout 3 aren’t much good: What games over the past 18 months have you considered “exceptional”?

    #32 6 years ago
  33. Syrok

    LittleBigPlanet and Flower!

    \o/

    #33 6 years ago
  34. Gekidami

    Fallout 3 is full of win, GTAIV on the other hand was abit crappy.

    #34 6 years ago

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  • Final Fantasy 4: The After Years 3D remake releasing on Steam next month

    Final Fantasy 4: The After Years has been given a makeover and will be released on Steam of PC next month. You can now pre-order it on Steam and take 10% off for the time being. The game will be released on the digital service May 12 and will include trading cards and achievements. Thanks, […]

  • This Project Cars video shows off the racer’s multiplayer

    Project Cars developer Slightly Mad has released a new video giving you a look at the game’s multiplayer. The game is out next month, and if you would like to refresh yourself on the tracks included,  give this a look. While you are clicking links, here’s the minimum and recommended PC specifications which dropped last […]

  • Looks like Logitech is getting out of OEM mouse production business [Clarification]

    Logitech will no longer produce “low-end” mice, citing a decline in PC accessories. This story has been updated to include a clarification. According to a Reuters report, per MCV, the firm will instead focus on video accessories and streaming music, as its wireless Bluetooth speakers are now its best-selling product rage. This will help offset […]

  • Win! We have 1,000 Heroes of the Storm beta keys to give away

    Must have more MOBA? Win one of our 1,000 Heroes of the Storm beta keys and see if you’re more Blizzard than LoL. Can’t wait for June 2? Of course you can’t. We have 1,000 closed beta keys for Heroes of the Storm to give away this week, allowing you access before Blizzard’s MOBA goes […]

  • Xenoblade Chronicles X Nintendo Direct airs tomorrow, April 24

    A Nintendo Direct devoted entirely to Xenoblade Chronicles X will air this Friday, April 24. The video showcase will start at 11am PDT/2pm EDT/7pm UK. After the showcase, a new Nintendo Treehouse: Live presentation featuring the game will air. This is the second Xenoblace Chronicles X Nintendo Direct, but the first in English. The first […]

  • Blizzard will have 500 game stations set up at gamescom 2015

    Blizzard is heading to gamescom 2015 in August and it will have 500 game stations set up for attendees to get their hands on five of its titles. The developer will be set up in Hall 7 and those who stop by will be able to get hands-on with the latest content for Heroes of […]

  • PS4 price cut to £299 in UK

    Sony has dropped the price of the PS4 in the UK. For a limited time only, you can grab the console for £299.99 from Argos, Game, Tesco and Very. Go to Amazon.co.uk and you’ll get it for £289. You’ve only got until April 28, then it goes back up to £349. Go, go, go. For […]

  • Mad Max: first ever gameplay footage revealed

    Today, we get to finally take our first look at gameplay from Mad Max. Avalanche and Warner Bros. have shown off the first gameplay trailer for Mad Max today. The trailer below offers a look at melee combat, car combat, customisation and much more. Give it a watch below: There are a few new screenshots […]

  • Overlord: Fellowship of Evil has four-player co-op like we figured

    Codemasters has pulled the veil back on the next Overlord game, and its a four-player co-op game called Overlord: Fellowship of Evil. Rhianna Pratchett is back to write the story. The game may be co-op at its core, but it can still be played single-player. Each of the four playable character have strengths and weaknesses, […]

  • Update now available for Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire, Pokemon X and Y

    Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire along with Pokemon X and Y are being updated by Nintendo to fix a few bugs and in-game text. There’s also the possibility of a few hacks and exploits being fixed. Per Nintendo Life (via Serebii), both patches are 250-270 blocks in size, and it’s a mandatory update which […]

  • Side-scrolling cover shooter Not a Hero gets a demo

    Not a Hero, the upcoming game from OlliOlli developer Roll7, has received a demo. The demo for Not a Hero was made available today on Steam. In the game, you play as Steve, the campaign manager for BunnyLord. A time-travelling rabbit who’s running for mayor of London. Think this is an absurd premise? This trailer […]

  • You have until April 30 to export your Green Day: Rock Band tracks to Rock Band 3

    Harmonix has announced that those looking to export their song collection from Green Day: Rock Band into Rock Band 3 can only do so until the end of the month. April 30 will be the cutoff date for anyone who wants to export tracks from Green Day: Rock Band into their Rock Band 3 library, […]

  • Batman: Arkham Knight minimum, recommended, and ultra PC specs revealed

    Batman: Arkham Knight is looking like it’s going to be quite a taxing game. Nvidia has released a list of the minimum, recommended, and ultra PC requirements for Batman: Arkham Knight. Here’s the full thing: Minimum OS: Win 7 SP1, Win 8.1 (64-bit Operating System Required) Processor: Intel Core i5-750, 2.67 GHz | AMD Phenom […]

  • Bloodborne patch 1.03 is live, reduces loading times, fixes suspend/resume bugs, more

    Patch 1.03 is now live for Bloodborne. The patch reduces loading times, adds item descriptions to loading screens, and fixes other various bugs. From Software has pushed update 1.03 live to all Bloodborne owners. As promised, it reduces loading times by approximately 5 to 15 seconds. Another new addition is showing item descriptions instead of […]

  • Battlefield 4: first look at Community Map in action

    Get your first look at the map designed by the community of Battlefield 4. Battlefield 4′s community-designed map is a reality. DICE has recently updated CTE to include an early version of the map. It’s not fully textured as Westie is about to show you, but the layout is nearly finalised. Westie goes over the […]

  • Microsoft apologises for uploading misleading Witcher 3: Wild Hunt footage

    Xbox’s YouTube channel uploaded a video of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt yesterday that was captured from the PC build. The most recent gameplay video for the The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt appeared on the Xbox YouTube channel and showed a quest from the game’s opening section. A few minutes after it had gone live, […]

  • Assassin’s Creed creator’s new game is Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey

    Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey is the game Assassin’s Creed creator Patrice Desilets has been working on. Patrice Desilets has just announced that the next game his indie studio Panache Digital Games is making is called Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey. The announcement comes from Desilets’s keynote at the Reboot Develop event in Croatia. The trailer started […]

  • Bloodborne: Cathedral Ward closed door mystery solved

    The mystery of the locked door at the bottom of the Cathedral Ward in Bloodborne has been solved. Bloodborne, like earlier From Software games, is filled with doors that don’t open the first time you try them. Some will give you “locked” messages, others “does not open from this side”. Some of these will open […]

  • Assassin’s Creed creator Patrice Desilets is revealing his next game now [UPDATE: ended]

    Patrice Desilets, one of the original creators of Assassin’s Creed is hosting a presentation where he’s expected to talk about his next project. Patrice Desilets has emerged once again. This time he’s attending development conference in Croatia. Desilets is giving a live keynote and there’s a good chance we’re going to hear about his next […]

  • Destiny House of Wolves: everything you need to know about gear upgrades & The Reef

    Bungie revealed plenty of important details in last night’s Destiny stream. Let’s go over everything. Alex wants to make sure you don’t miss any of the information revealed yesterday. Most of it affects all Destiny players too, even those who don’t intend on buying House of Wolves. During the first stream, Bungie explained the armour […]

  • Mod-friendly Galactic Civilizations 3 will leave Steam Early Access in May

    Galactic Civilizations 3 will leave Steam Early Access next month for a full release, Stardok has announced. The developer called the game the “largest and most diverse strategy sandbox to date,” as players have a variety of tools such as diplomatic treaties to resource exchanges, and United Planets resolutions to hundreds of research directions for […]

  • Ys 6: The Ark of Napishtim is out next week on PC – here’s the pre-order trailer

    Ys 6: The Ark of Napishtim will be released next week on PC, and today, we have a pre-order trailer for you. The game will be made available on April 28 for $19.99/€17.99/£13.99 on GOG, the Humble Store and Steam. Along with improvements over the original PSP version, it will contain less backtracking, controller support […]

  • Destiny: House of Wolves – full gear set up to level 34 in PvP and PvE, upgrades, more

    The Destiny: House of Wolves livestream this afternoon was chock full of information. Read onward for our full report. According to Bungie, Petra Venj, who serves the Queen, is the main story agent who leads the player through the main series of quests. Players who complete bounties will be able to level up in her […]

  • Destiny: House of Wolves – watch the livestream right here

    Bungie will host a Destiny: House of Wolves livestream at 2pm EDT today, and you can watch it right here. Watch live video from Bungie on www.twitch.tv The stream will introduce the new social space, The Reef, as well as gear upgrade paths. House of Wolves contains new Strike missions, The Prison of Elders three-player […]

  • FIFA Ultimate Team: week of April 22 team includes Barcelona, Chelsea players

    This week’s FIFA 15 Team of the Week is now available for FIFA Ultimate Team players. Each team member, as with previous weeks, is selected base on the previous weekend’s matches. Here’s the list of players now available: Starting GK: Claudio Bravo – FC Barcelona (Spain) CB: Leonardo Bonucci – Juventus (Italy) CB: Ömer Toprak […]

  • Sony’s Spring Fever Sale winds down with Shovel Knight and Call of Duty discounts

    It’s the final week of Sony’s Spring Fever Sale which means more games have been added to the mix. Shovel Knight, which launches today is one offer, and the rest are all Cal of Duty titles. The Taken movie series is on sale as well. With Shovel Knight available today on PlayStation 3, PS4 and […]

  • Drivers for Xbox controllers, voice messages, more features available in Xbox One preview

    Microsoft has announced new features coming to Xbox One and the Xbox App on Windows 10 through the preview program this month. Some of the new features have been requested by the community for both Xbox One and Xbox One SmartGlass. Here’s what to expect, straight from the horse’s mouth: Xbox on Windows 10 Game […]

  • Total War: Warhammer has been announced for PC, Mac, SteamOS

    Total War: Warhammer has been announced after previous teases from The Creative Assembly touched upon it. The game will contain “gigantic monsters, flying creatures, legendary heroes and storms of magical power.” It is also the first in a trilogy which includes two additional standalone titles and extra content packs. It will feature thousands of warriors […]

  • This video for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt features a quest from the prologue

    A new video for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt has been released, showing off the Precious Cargo quest contained in the game’s prologue. The quest tasks Geralt with helping a merchant retrieve a mysterious box from the swamps. The scene looks familiar, but we’ve seen so many videos for the game it’s hard to tell […]

  • Limited public beta for The Elder Scrolls Online kicks off tomorrow on consoles

    The limited public beta for The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited will launch on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One tomorrow, and Sony has provided details on the tester for those who’ve been invited to participate. The beta test contains the full version of the game and will run from April 23-27, and will start and […]

  • Dying Light debuts in second place on Media Create charts

    Techland’s Dying Light made its debut in Japan lats week, coming in a respectable second place behind Nintendo’s Girls Mode 3: Kirakira Code. The zombie shooter sold 25,530 units on PlayStation 4, while the top earner for the week moved a little over 55,000 units on 3DS. Another western release when landed on the chart, […]

  • Lord of Magna: Maiden Heaven will release in the west this June

    Lord of Magna: Maiden Heaven has been given a release date by XSEED Games, which announced the localization back in February. The title will launch for 3DS in North America on June 2 digitally and through retail. It will be an eShop only title in Europe and Australia when it releases on June 4. A […]

  • This Overlord video teases four new faces of evil

    A new Overlord game is in the works, going by the previous teasing and this video – which teases the possibility of four-payer co-op. Or just four characters to choose from. We don’t know just yet – all we know is the team is asking you to “join the fellowship.” A new entry in the […]

  • GTA movie will star Daniel Radcliffe as Rockstar’s Sam Houser, the BBC confirms

    The GTA movie Game Changer will star Daniel Radcliffe as Rockstar co-founder and president Sam Houser, theBBC has confirmed. The BBC also confirmed Bill Paxton will play Jack Thompson, a role Paxton already confirmed last week when speaking with Deadline. Here’s the synopsis per the BBC: “Conceived for an adult audience, this special 90-minute drama […]

  • Take a look at Etrian Odyssey 2 Untold’s Classic Mode

    Etrian Odyssey 2 Untold’s Classic Mode has received a trailer today. Etrian Odyssey 2 Untold will come with two modes, Classic and Story. Classic Mode was trailered today and in it, you’ll get to make your party by choosing from 13 classes. You’ll be able to customise them too using the character creation tool. Revamped […]

  • Shovel Knight: Plague of Shadows to come with new challenge mode

    Shovel Knight’s upcoming expansion Plague of Shadows will bring with it a new challenge mode. Shovel Knight developer Yacht Club Games has revealed the challenge mode, one of the new additions coming to the game with the free Plague of Shadows expansion. “Are you more into digging than distillation? Already have your Feats book long […]

  • Nvidia releases complete graphical guide for GTA 5

    Those with GeForce cards will be happy to know that Nvidia has released a comprehensive graphical tweaks guide for GTA 5. Nvidia usually produces graphical guides for the big AAA games, and GTA 5 is no different. Their guides offer in-depth coverage of each in-game setting, how much they affect framerate, if they can be […]

  • Cthulhu voodoo: why Bloodborne is the best Lovecraftian game

    Sherif Said tackles Bloodborne’s links to Lovecraftian horror, explaining why you should face the madness and immerse yourself in its lore. Spoilers inside. No other game could commit to its themes so religiously without feeling the need to compromise its vision and veer towards accessibility. Bloodborne stands tall above any game that dares attach itself […]

  • WWE 2K15 is coming to PC this year

    WWE 2K15 will make its way to PC this spring. WWE announced that WWE 2K15 will make its debut on PC in the spring. The game will be based on the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions, both of which came out in November. MyCareer and 2K Showaces modes are included, as well as all […]

  • GTA 5 PC: new mod adds snow to GTA Online

    If you’re looking to get some snow in your GTA Online, someone figured out a way. Modder ECB2 created a mod that works with GTA Online on PC. The mod is called “Snow in GTA Online” and it does what it says on the tin. YouTube channel imperfectplayers captured a video showing it in action. […]

  • Deals with Gold: Call of Duty edition

    Xbox Live Deals with Gold for the week of April 20 are now live with mostly Call of Duty games. Various Call of Duty games are on sale on Xbox One and Xbox 360 through Xbox Live this week. Indie games Never Alone and We Are Doomed managed to sneak in as well. With the […]

  • Mortal Kombat X: PSN sign in problems fixed in new patch

    Patch 1.03 is now live for Mortal Kombat X and it brings an end to the aggravating sing in issue encountered by some users on PS4. Mortal Kombat X 1.03 patch has been released. The patch fixes bug CE-34878-0, which affected the PlayStation 4 version. The bug caused users to have to log in and […]

  • GTA 5 PC: new patch fixes Windows Media Player issue, getting stuck in the clouds

    GTA 5 has received a new patch on PC to fix issues caused by the lack of Windows Media Player and getting stuck between online matches. Patch 335.1 is now available to all owners of GTA 5 on PC. The strange issue that affected those who didn’t have Windows Media Player installed, has been fixed. […]

  • Halo 3: ODST and Relic remake come to The Master Chief Collection in May

    Halo 3: ODST and Halo 2′s Relic map remake are coming to Halo: The Master Chief Collection next month. 343 Industries has announced that Halo: The Master Chief Collection owners will get Halo 3: ODST campaign and the Relic remake in the next content update, due in May. And as promised, the April update has […]