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Only one PS3 first-party exclusive has topped 1 million US sales

Monday, 29 June 2009 14:35 GMT By Mike

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According to NPD Group figures (below), only one PlayStation 3 first-party exclusive has topped one million in sales in the US. That game is Resistance: Fall of Man. It must be pointed out that these numbers do not include bundled titles.

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GameSetWatch‘s numbers man Matt Matthews has cast a beady eye of the figures and surmised that although Sony’s stance on new IP is commendable, it is simply not profitable. Matthews reckons Sony should concentrate more on sequels.

He says it might have been better for Insomniac to continue building on the Ratchet and Clank franchise, instead of investing on the brand new Resistance. Same too for Naughty Dog, who might have profited more from a sequel to the popular PS2 title, Jak & Daxter, rather than creating the rather excellent Uncharted: Drakes Fortune.

The article points out that Sony concentrated a large portion of its E3 conference on Uncharted 2, even though the game hasn’t even come close to the 750k mark in the US. Tretton said back then that Uncharted had sold 2.6 million copies worldwide. However, as Matthews points out, he’s including bundled software figures, not stand-alone sales.

One could also look at Resistance 2 which has sold less than 750,000 units in six months on the market, to a userbase of 6 to 7 million owners. For a game promoted as the latest and best on the platform, opening month sales of 385,000 units seems exceptionally weak.

If we compare these figures to the competition, Gears of War 2 had sales upward of sales of 1.56 million units in its first month to an userbase of 12.4 million users. By the end of its second month it had hit the 2.3 million mark.

One could say that comparing Microsoft’s [and Nintendo's] biggest hits to Sony’s games is unfair. However, the issue is quite simple: Of Sony’s biggest software ventures of the past three years, which have been as successful as Microsoft’s on the Xbox 360 or Nintendo’s on the Wii? Even adjusting for the installed bases, Sony’s hits on the PlayStation 3 simply aren’t of the same magnitude as those of its competition on their respective platforms.

Matthews rounds off by saying that that company’s biggest first-party franchises – Gran Turismo and God of War – both of which are sequels, and thus in the conditions of his argument bound to do well, still aren’t out yet, and aren’t likely to see the light of day until next year.

There’s loads more though the link.

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50 Comments

  1. anasui

    “One could say that comparing Microsoft’s [and Nintendo's] biggest hits to Sony’s games is unfair”

    why?

    #1 6 years ago
  2. Dr.Ghettoblaster

    Uhhh…yeah….Resistance has been out the longest…

    #2 6 years ago
  3. Syrok

    People really should buy MS:PR. It’s very good and miles better than the first part.

    #3 6 years ago
  4. G1GAHURTZ

    Sorry, but that’s really, really crap.

    There’s not really an excuse for that. There’s a good mix of genre’s there, and all have relatively poor sales.

    Pants.

    #4 6 years ago
  5. DrDamn

    @anasui
    One argument would be that the XBox had a strong reputation for shooters and that has continued with the 360. Hence if you like your console shooters you will likely have a 360 and purchase big, well made sequels in that genre. Look outside shooters to other genres and see how well they stack up. What is MS’s best selling platformer for example? BKN&B tanked.

    The key point that Sony should have released big sequels to their key titles is correct. We are a good few years in to this hardware cycle and we should have seen a GoW3 and GT5 a while ago. However bringing in new IP/ideas and trying to establish them is also commendable – even if it doesn’t always work.

    For me Sony’s strength over the PSOne/PS2 and PS3 have been in diversity of the catalog and trying new things.

    #5 6 years ago
  6. NiceFellow

    Seems to me US simply isn’t buying into PS3 in general an particularly for new IPs.

    Having played Uncharted and Gears they’re both really terrific games (Gears does have the MP angle so popular with the core male demographic in the US mind you) and really each deserves stellar sales.

    In the case of the PS3 IPs I don’t think the sales are so much a reflection on the titles so much as the PS3 and what it’s current install base is looking for.

    The assumption is that it’s waiting for the big sequels – and if that’s correct then certainly for US, Sony would have been better served getting God of War, etc. out the door before looking at new IPs.

    #6 6 years ago
  7. Blerk

    I bet LBP breaks a million if you count in bundled copies. And I’m somewhat surprised to see GT5:P in that bracket.

    Still, it’s a shame for some of those titles. And it’s even more of a shame for the ‘new IP’.

    Would people really be more interested in a new Jak and Daxter than in Uncharted, though? Really?

    #7 6 years ago
  8. Syrok

    According to Polyphony it sold 760.000 in NA so if you want to be pedantic you can move it the next bracket. ;)

    #8 6 years ago
  9. Mike

    There was a GT:Prologue Bundle, was there not?

    #9 6 years ago
  10. DrDamn

    Interesting aside. Ignore Gran Turismo, God of War and SOCOM and Sony only had one title which sold more than 2m on the *PS2* and that includes pack-ins.

    #10 6 years ago
  11. Shatner

    DrDamn, numbers can be jiggled around to tell whatever story the author wants to convey. Just introduce a technicality here, exclude a region there..

    #11 6 years ago
  12. mck3nzi3

    Ehmmm….where is MGS??? :-|

    #12 6 years ago
  13. DrDamn

    @mck3nzi3
    Filed under Konami and not Sony I’m guessing. :)

    #13 6 years ago
  14. DrDamn

    Though you do have a point as the VG247 article doesn’t make this clear – they chopped the top off the table which states “Published by SCEA”.

    #14 6 years ago
  15. Michael O'Connor

    Mike, I usually respect your news posts, but this is seriously biased.

    This is *not* a list of exclusive titles. This is a list of *first party* titles, and there are far more games than those which listed that have sold over 1 million on the PS3.

    How about making the title reflect the content of the story?

    #15 6 years ago
  16. OrphanageExplosion

    MGS4 is notable by its absence, but I wonder what other PS3 exclusives could have topped 1m sales?

    #16 6 years ago
  17. Mike

    @Mike O’C: Yeah, you’re right. It’s first party. Edited.

    #17 6 years ago
  18. G1GAHURTZ

    LOL!!!

    #18 6 years ago
  19. Michael O'Connor

    Danke.

    “First party exclusive” is a bit of an oxymoron though. If it’s first party, it’s exclusive by default. So the “exclusive” part of the titles makes no sense.

    #19 6 years ago
  20. Mike

    Bitte.

    #20 6 years ago
  21. Blerk

    It does seem a bit mean of them not to include the bundled copies, tbh. Pretty much all of those titles have been in at least one bundle, haven’t they?

    #21 6 years ago
  22. Aimless

    I think you mean tautology, Michael. An oxymoron is something seemingly self-contradicting.

    Now I can feel less like a failure for the rest of the day.

    #22 6 years ago
  23. desiredtime

    I own 9 of those games listed, I’m impressed by that.

    #23 6 years ago
  24. MushroomStamp

    That’s cuz these game really aren’t that great (Uncharted being the exception). More hype than quality (except to fanboys).

    #24 6 years ago
  25. Syrok

    All depends on what you enjoy, doesn’t it? ;)

    #25 6 years ago
  26. MushroomStamp

    True, but by the numbers it shows not a lot of people are enjoying what Sony has to offer :)

    #26 6 years ago
  27. Michael O'Connor

    “That’s cuz these game really aren’t that great (Uncharted being the exception).”

    Yeah, cause LittleBigPlanet, MotorStorm and Heavenly Sword are shite, amirite?

    #27 6 years ago
  28. Syrok

    “True, but by the numbers it shows not a lot of people are enjoying what Sony has to offer :)”

    I know, people just don’t have taste these days. ^.^

    #28 6 years ago
  29. MushroomStamp

    LBP, gets old fast. Motostorm… umm.. whatever.. and Heavenly sword is a great rental (beat in 5 hours)…

    #29 6 years ago
  30. dirigiblebill

    I wonder how the no-sequels-equals-no-sales argument accounts for Gears of War’s success, then?

    #30 6 years ago
  31. fearmonkey

    Im betting that when the big guns finally arrive, GT, and GOW3, they will have some big sellers on their hands. IF those titles dont sell systems and take off, then nothing will.

    #31 6 years ago
  32. Syrok

    Would God of War really attract that many people? From what I remember it never really sold spectacularly good.

    #32 6 years ago
  33. Goliath

    Why does this matter to anyone who bought any one of those games?

    #33 6 years ago
  34. Phoenixblight

    http://www.gamepro.com/article/news/109468/march-sees-33-spike-in-game-sales/

    833,000 in 2007 for God of war 2

    #34 6 years ago
  35. The_Deleted

    I think both Resistance games are fucking superb.
    But maybe us PS3 owners are just buying Pre-owned or just wait for the prices to go down. I know I do. Games are just too damned expensive.

    #35 6 years ago
  36. No_PUDding

    Gears of War is different in that it actually had a marketing budget.

    That is the only thing.

    Microsoft and Nintendo have agressive ad campaigns while Sony kind of prances aroudn the outskirts of good marketing.

    #36 6 years ago
  37. theevilaires

    Syrok said: People really should buy MS:PR. It’s very good and miles better than the first part.

    nope, ms:pr should have never cost $60 out of the gate. it was an improved game built on the same engine so dev cost shouldn’t have been that much more expensive. The game should have cost $40-$50 at most.

    Then maybe more people would have been inclined or enticed to have picked it up

    #37 6 years ago
  38. Retroid

    I got Motorstorm and Resistance bundled in with my PS3. Really expected to love Motorstorm and find Resistance a big arse. As it turned out, I thought Motorstorm was crap and Resistance was above average at best but saved by having co-op campaign play.

    Motorstorm Pacific Rift is bloody great, though!

    #38 6 years ago
  39. No_PUDding

    Ugh, Resistance is such an underrated gem.

    It’s like Ratchet And Clank, but scary, and that my friend is fucking awesome. And some interesting characters that got ditched in the sequel for testosterone guzzling american frat-boy-come-soldiers.

    #39 6 years ago
  40. lk

    @theevilaires:

    that was a dumb statement if I’ve ever heard one. by that logic, Gears of War 2 should’ve also only cost 40-50$.

    #40 6 years ago
  41. theevilaires

    yea im sure you’re the same dumbass that will buy left 4 dead 2 at full price when its the same fucking game only completed this time. you shithead xbot, its assholes like you that help the real crooks get away with the real crime.

    #41 6 years ago
  42. theevilaires

    and gears of war 2 was slammed by many people including your beloved xbots brothers that it was just the same old shit like the first gears. it should have cost $30 with the broken online it shipped with and heavy texture pop ins every 6 seconds.

    #42 6 years ago
  43. No_PUDding

    Come on people. You’re both wrong, so just give up and shake hands. We’ve shed the main conflict maker today, so lets be calm?

    Or is the main conflict maker position free, a spot you have to fill?

    #43 6 years ago
  44. theevilaires

    if you think the majority of games made this gen are worth $60 (vampire rain, bullet witch, too human, just naming a few) then you are a complete idiot.

    #44 6 years ago
  45. No_PUDding

    Listen I can’t make you two stop, becuase you guys are obviously in deep, but just have a sensible argument, okay?

    #45 6 years ago
  46. theevilaires

    No_Pud stfu because you are probably LK

    now moving along, if you can’t improve every aspect of the sequel title you’re developing for then you don’t deserve full price like the original because all that does is just make the sequel a big down loadable update on a disc.

    Enter: Left 4 Dead 2

    #46 6 years ago
  47. No_PUDding

    Oh god… Really dude?

    Whatever, I just wanted to rejoice today. But whatever.

    #47 6 years ago
  48. Psychotext

    /licks tea

    #48 6 years ago
  49. lk

    i dont even have an xbox, but i just got called an xbot 5 times… for defending pacific rift. teh fuck?

    #49 6 years ago
  50. No_PUDding

    Even more of an insult, you were called me.

    #50 6 years ago

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    The standard edition of Battlefield Hardline on PC is 40% off this weekend through EA’s Origin service. The Digital Deluxe Edition is also 40% off and includes various Battlepacks unavailable in the standard version. You can also pick up the Battlefield Hardline Ultimate edition for 23% off, which comes with all four planned expansions through […]

  • Submerged is an exploration-adventure game coming to multiple platforms

    Submerged is the latest title in development from Uppercut Games, and the exploration-adventure game is coming to PlayStation 4 and other platforms this year. The game takes place in a flooded city which Miku and her wounded brother Taku have reached by boat. Miku needs to find a safe place for her brother to rest […]

  • These screenshots for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt show superb attention to detail

    Some gorgeous new screenshots for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt have surfaced, and a couple are wallpaper worthy. Especially the one with the horse, but as you’re well aware, I’m horse crazed. The images below in the gallery have been scaled to fit properly, but if you head over to NeoGAF you can bask in […]

  • Namco kicks off Humble Store partnership with Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin

    Namco Bandai has started offering its PC titles on Humble Store, and this includes the recently released Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin. Other titles include Dragon Ball Xenoverse, and Project Cars. “In Japan, the Bandai Namco Group companies are known for supporting different charity programs and we are very happy to be […]

  • World of Tanks: 2,000 Bonus codes to give away

    Already have a World of Tanks account? We’ve got 2,000 codes for players to top up their Gold and Premium days. This weekend sees the World of Tanks Grand Finals take place in Poland, and we’ve got a bunch of game codes to give away to celebrate. Each Bonus PC code offers 150 Gold and […]

  • Mad Max contains Top Dog camps with boss fights

    Mad Max will have bases which vary in difficulty, some of which are considered a “finale” for a particular region and feature a boss fight. Speaking in the latest issue of GamesMaster via GamesRadar, the game’s producer John Fuller said this allows players to tailor their experience by deciding how much of a challenge they […]

  • Just Cause 3 gameplay trailer reveal coming next week

    Mark your calendars for Tuesday, April 28, because you won’t want to miss the gameplay reveal of Just Cause 3. Avalanche tweeted the date along with a teaser, as seen below. The box art has also made an appearance. Keep an eye on the game’s YouTube page, and we’ll be sure to post the video […]

  • First paid Skyrim Steam Workshop mod has been pulled

    Valve’s new incentive which allows modders to charge for their creations hasn’t been live for 24 hours yet, and already, one mod has been pulled. The mod in question was Chesko’s Fishing Mod for Skyrim, which the creator pulled after a community member questioned whether Chesko had permission from the creator of the character-idle animations […]

  • Resident Evil HD Remaster has sold over one million copies worldwide

    The HD remaster of Resident Evil has sold over one million copies worldwide since its January 20 release, Capcom has announced. The company attributed the sales milestone to producing a “great product” along with excellent word of mouth and praise from fans. In February, Capcom said Resident Evil HD Remaster was its fastest-selling digital title […]

  • The Crew: the Raid Car Pack and Raid Live Update now available for download

    The Crew players can now download the Raid Car Pack which is the last of four themes car packs. The Raid Live Update is also available, and it contains six new tuning specs. The car pack contains three new cars: the 2012 Cadillac Escalade, the off-road 2011 Volkswagen Touareg NF and the McLaren F1 supercar. […]

  • Geralt is very professional in the latest Witcher 3: Wild Hunt TV spot

    The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt has a new TV spot that’s short and to the point. The latest Witcher 3 trailer comes in the form of TV spot. It’s all CGI, and it looks good. If you’re more into gameplay trailers, the latest one will serve you well. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is out […]

  • Steam roguelike sale is live, offers deep discounts on a stellar collection of titles

    If you’re into challenging, procedurally-generated, and infinitely-replayable games, Steam’s current sale will hook you up. Steam is hosting a sale on roguelike games. Plenty of titles in the genre are on sale for upwards of 75% off. Highlights include Risk of Rain at 75% off, Don’t Starve at 66% off, Spelunky at 75% off, FTL: […]

  • Resident Evil: Revelations 2 finally gets online co-op in Raid Mode on Xbox One

    Resident Evil: Revelations 2 has been patched to support online play in Raid Mode on Xbox One. The Xbox One version of Resident Evil: Revelations 2 lacked online support in Raid Mode for a long time. Until today. A new patch has been released to bring that version in line with the rest of them. […]

  • A section in Killing Floor 2′s EULA about cyberbullying is riling up some fans

    Killing Floor 2 has recently got into a bit of trouble with some fans due to a clause in its EULA that gives the developer the right to revoke a user’s license without prior notice. The Killing Floor 2 EULA – just like many others found in modern games, has a section dedicated to cheating […]

  • World of Tanks: 2,000 free tanks and in-game cash to giveaway

    To celebrate the World of Tanks grand finals this weekend we’ve got some great freebies to give away to new players. We have 2,000 PC invite codes to giveaway, with each one offering new accounts a T2 Light Tank, 100 Gold and 1 Days Premium worth around €8.00. All you need to do is enter […]

  • Marvel announces partnership with Telltale, first game due in 2017

    Marvel and Telltale have entered into a partnership that will allow the developer to work on a new game series, due in 2017. Telltale has announced that it has partnered with Marvel Games, Marvel Entertainment’s video games division, for the development of a new game series. No indication was given as to what the new […]

  • Destiny: Bungie is not saying no to a player trading system

    Bungie has not completely ruled out the idea of bringing a trading system to Destiny. Destiny does not offer any way for players to trade items amongst themselves. But ever since the game’s release, players have never stopped asking Bungie to add one in. While the developer does not have a satisfying answer, it’s still […]

  • Destiny: Xur location and inventory for April 24, 25 – MIDA Multi-Tool edition

    The weekend Exotics market run by Xur: Agent of the Nine is now open for business. Destiny’s bizarre vendor, Xur, has arrived at the Tower. Xur is your man if you’re looking for Exotic armour or weapons. Not only that, but he will also let you exchange your old Exotic gear for new, upgraded versions. […]

  • Warcraft movie delayed yet again

    The Warcraft movie will no longer hit theatres in March 2016. The release date of the Warcraft movie has been pushed back by three months. The movie was expected in March 2016, but Legendary Pictures announced yesterday that it is now due on June 10, 2016. No reason was given for the delay. This is […]

  • Destiny: Iron Banner returns on April 28

    Destiny’s Iron Banner PvP event will return this Tuesday. Bungie has announced that the Iron Banner, it’s once-every-few-weeks PvP event, will make a return with next week’s weekly reset. It was initially due this week, but because of the recent Crucible changes that were implemented with patch 1.1.2, Bungie wanted to wait and see. That […]

  • Deus Ex devs take the piss out of Black Ops 3

    Deus Ex developers have been having a bit of a laugh at the expense of Call of Duty’s official Twitter account. You would be forgiven to think that yesterday’s Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 ‘Ember’ teaser was part of an ad campaign for a Deus Ex game, with all the biohacking, wearable tech, augmentation, […]

  • Bungie weekly update: Commendations begone

    Destiny’s weekly update is here to determine the fate of all those Commendations you’ve been earning in the past few months. Bungie started off this week’s update with a recap of the details revealed during the recent livestream. There wasn’t really anything on this front that they haven’t talked about already. With the exception of […]

  • This GTA 5 trainer lets you play as almost anything and it’s the best thing ever

    Want to play GTA 5 as a monkey, a cat, a fish, a deer or some other non-human thing that we eat or keep as a pet? ScriptHook has you covered. Not only can you play as critters, it change other game values, according to an explanation from PC Gamer. These values include making changes […]

  • EA Sports moves Rory McIlroy PGA TOUR release date to July

    EA Sports has announced Rory McIlroy PGA TOUR will be released in July. Originally announced for June, the golf game will now release the same week as the Open Championship at St. Andrews, on July 14. EA also provided some more color on gameplay features such as the ability to customize the game by borrowing […]

  • Jason Voorhees joins Mortal Kombat X in May, Kombat Pack owners get first dibs

    Jason Voorhees will arrive for Mortal Kombat X players in May, NetherRealm Studios announced today during the latest Kombat Kast. Jason will be shown for the first time on Monday, May 4 during a special Kombat Kast. According to EventHub which watched the livestream, the developer will also show off the character’s move and Variations. […]

  • The Witcher 3: Nvidia heads to Poland for a behind-the-scenes look – video

    A video for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt has been released, taking you behind-the-scenes with CD Projekt RED. Nvidia’s GeForce crew went to the firm’s studio in Poland to talk with the game’s executive producer John Mamais, who provides a look at the PC version of the upcoming RPG. CD Projekt, according to the video […]

  • Microsoft notes decline in Xbox unit sales for Q3 FY15 to 1.6 million

    Microsoft reported its Q3 FY15 earnings today, citing growth in Xbox Live usage as one of the contributing factors to the firm’s reported revenue. However, the firm noted a decline in units sales for its Xbox consoles during the quarter. Microsoft Q3 2014 (yoy comparison) Microsoft Q1 fiscal 2015 Microsoft Q2 fiscal 2015 The firm […]

  • Powerplay is a new feature included in the Elite: Dangerous May update

    The next update for Elite: Dangerous is coming next month and it includes a new feature called Powerplay. According to Frontier Developments, Powerplay allows players to participate in an ongoing battle that “enhances every aspect” of the game. Players can become allies with a number of galactic Powers and guide their strategy, pursue objectives in […]

  • Facebook says it’s “too early” to discuss large-scale shipments of Oculus Rift

    Facebook has said it is “too early” to discuss large-scale shipments of Oculus Rift as the VR headset is still in the development stages. Speaking during a call to investors, Facebook CFO David Wehner said the company had nothing to announce regarding the amount of stock it expected to ship. “We have not announced any […]

  • Battlefield Hardline’s first patch and rental server program hits next week

    Battlefield Hardline’s first patch has a release date for both consoles and PC. PC & Console patch and RSP for Consoles coming April 28th. Fixes include TDM spawns and more: http://t.co/BZYJeomPlr pic.twitter.com/27TCiY8hmf — Battlefield (@Battlefield) April 23, 2015 The update will include fixes to Punkbuster, Nvidia DirectX drivers, TDM spawns, contains weapon balance tweaks and […]

  • Modders can now earn money through Steam Workshop starting today with Skyrim

    Valve has introduced a new functionality within Steam Workshop which will allow mod makers to earn money for their creations, starting with Skyrim. The update will allow content such as mods, items, or maps to be sold through Steam Workshop for titles which have the feature enabled. A new “streamlined process for listing” has been […]

  • Play Skyrim for free this weekend on Steam and take 75% off while you’re at it

    Skyrim is free this weekend on Steam providing wanna-be Dragonborns who have procrastinated on wetting their blades with Stormcloak blood the perfect opportunity to give the RPG a try. Head over to Steam and download the game and play for free until April 26 at 1am PDT. The game is also 75% off if you […]

  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 “Ember” teaser video released ahead of full reveal

    Activision has released a Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 teaser video titled “Ember” and you can watch it right here. Here’s the video blurb: “In the next 50 years, technological advancements will lead us into a world where only those who risk going too far, will find out how far we can actually go.” […]

  • Dragon Age Keep update includes more customizability and control

    Bioware has updated Dragon Age Keep after listening to community feedback. The update includes more customization and control over heroes, world states, career and more. Players can now customize hero portraits or delete Dragon Age: Inquisition heroes from the Hero section. They can also remove playthrough states from the World State Manager and keep up […]

  • Here’s a look at some Conker community creations in Project Spark

    Conker’s Bug Reunion releases today, and below is a video showing some of the community creations you will be able to download using the creation pack. Project Spark is a free download on Xbox One and Windows 8.1, and you can download the Conker Creation Pack today. It contains 350 assets in order for users […]

  • Rainbow Six: Siege video shines spotlight on the British Counter Terrorist Unit

    Ubisoft has released a Rainbow Six: Siege video which gives you a look at the British Counter Terrorist Unit which features “the best of the Army, Navy, and Air Force.” The firm said that over the next few weeks it will introduce the public to each of the units in the game. Rainbow Six Siege […]

  • Mario Kart 8 DLC and Mewtwo for Super Smash Bros. headline eShop update in North America

    Nintendo has updated the North American end of the eShop with an update and new DLC for Mario Kart 8 and the Mewtwo DLC for Super Smash Bros. Other highlights include Mario Kart DS on Wii U Virtual Console, the continuation of International StreetPass Week and more. Full update is below. Nintendo eShop Mario Kart […]

  • Square Enix host E3 2015 conference this year on June 16

    With Final Fantasy 15, Rise of the Tomb Raider and Deus Ex: Mankind Divided on the horizon, it should come as no surprise to learn that Square Enix will be hosting a dedicated E3 2015 conference this year. The presentation will take place Tuesday, June 16 at 9am PDT/12pm EDT/5pm UK. It will be broadcast […]

  • 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 […]