Two new Gears of War 3 gameplay videos hit net

Wednesday, 16 June 2010 15:42 GMT By Joe Anderson

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Two new gameplay videos for Gears of War 3 have hit the internet.

Check them out after the break.

As you can see from the videos, it all looks a bit manic in the world of Gears 3.

The first video shows the new Beast Mode which has you running around as a mutated beast, slapping each other with your deformed fists and weapons.

The second video is sheer gameplay, showing firefights, explosions and everything else that you have come to expect from the Gears series.

Gears of War 3 is set for release April 8 next year on 360.

Thanks, IGN


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  1. fdelfino

    you play as Marcus on the SP campaign or can you play as other characters?

    #1 5 years ago
  2. theevilaires

    Its basically Gears2 with a few extra bells and whistles…kinda Meh but still cool.

    #2 5 years ago
  3. DrDamn

    What did you expect Gears 3 to be? :) New campaign with some new features and maybe some new multiplayer stuff – horde mode in Gears 2 was the best element for me. Never played the campaign of Gears 2.

    #3 5 years ago
  4. Dr.Ghettoblaster

    Glad to see them in some nice outdoor enviorment with trees, etc. Was getting really sick of that underground cavern crap in Gears 2…

    #4 5 years ago
  5. theevilaires

    No not really. I know Epic can’t do much with the 360 anymore as its maxed out and there’s little room for major improvements graphical and technical wise.

    I can’t be mad at guys who are trying to work with inferior tech at the best of their ability.

    (the above statements were not meant to start a flame war so chill out)

    (they were meant to piss off Mike :D )

    #5 5 years ago
  6. MushroomStamp

    With all its inferiority it still manages to push graphical boundaries past the PS3.. *Cough* Red Dead *cough*

    (Not meant to start a flame war. Just irritate theevilaires)

    #6 5 years ago
  7. DrDamn

    It wouldn’t matter whether what you put was true or not. The vast majority of gameplay advances are about ideas, not pushing the hardware further.

    #7 5 years ago
  8. theevilaires

    Multi Console game programmed on the easier console to program for with limited time.


    Console exclusives of each Console going head to head.


    Be the judge of true graphical prowess people. :D

    #8 5 years ago
  9. ivycrew707

    Well I saw gow2 for the first time last week and at a friends house, and I gotta agree theevilaires I dont see ANY difference… I have to agree with his comments

    #9 5 years ago
  10. Gadzooks!

    Gears looks every bit as good as the other top console exclusives.

    It runs at 720p/30fps just like the other top console exclusives and has texture and lighting quality comparable to the other top console exclusives, so you can shut the fuck up about ageing hardware, platform superiority or whatever ego-boosting bullshit you have in your childish little pea brain TEA.

    #10 5 years ago
  11. theevilaires

    :D :P

    #11 5 years ago
  12. Gheritt White

    Leave TEA be, he’s just making up for the fact that his minuscule penis is utterly incapable of arousing man, woman or beast… or in his case, manwoman-beast.

    #12 5 years ago
  13. Gadzooks! ;P

    #13 5 years ago

    Maybe a little too much colour to please the whingers, but still has one of the best graphics of any game out there.

    Difficult to tell from SD vids anyway…

    #14 5 years ago
  15. theevilaires

    @12 :D stop peaking through my windows!

    @13 +

    #15 5 years ago
  16. Dr.Ghettoblaster

    In a post God of War 3 world, Gears 3 has a lot of catching up to do grahically, imo.

    #16 5 years ago
  17. The Hindle

    In a post UC 2 world everything needs to catch up :D

    #17 5 years ago
  18. Gadzooks!

    No catching up necessary, Gears is on par with anything on consoles.

    Also, God of War has no free camera so can make many shortcuts with geometry and assets. Compare like for like or it’s meaningless.

    #18 5 years ago

    2D gaming is so last gen.

    #19 5 years ago
  20. theevilaires

    You made a mistake G1GA, here let me correct you.
    The 360…the only console that can’t do 3D is so last gen ;)

    #20 5 years ago

    Boy, I walked straight into that one, didn’t I…?


    #21 5 years ago
  22. The Hindle

    Erm id hardly say Gears and UC 2 are on the same level graphically, Unreal engine 3 looks a bit dated now and even though Gears 3 looks good the graphics look the same as Gears 2 imo. Amongst the many games that use unreal though Gears is definatly the best looker or maybe Mass Effect.

    #22 5 years ago
  23. Gadzooks!

    “Erm id hardly say Gears and UC 2 are on the same level graphically”

    Well that’s an opinion. UC2 swaps some texture quality for post-processing and has less moving objects on-screen but they are about even overall.

    #23 5 years ago
  24. reask

    Its funny how the Halo and Gears threads get so much negativity?
    It would hardly be the RFOM KZ2 letdowns on the cell that would be the cause of it.

    Hey guys look at these shit hot looking games on my cell I mean WOW.
    Only thing is there boring as hell to play.
    Still wtf they look better than Gears and Halo.

    #24 5 years ago
  25. The Hindle

    Opinion that won it over 40 odd goty awards for its graphics man, id say youre definatly in the minority on this one.

    #25 5 years ago
  26. Gheritt White

    Gear 3 does look better than Gears 2, at least from those screens.

    #26 5 years ago
  27. Dr.Ghettoblaster

    My point was this..

    Gears 1 blew my socks off.

    As did Uncharted 2 and God of War 3.

    I happened to go through Gears 2 AFTER both U2 and GOW3, so this is the only reason I can think of that Gears 2 didn’t impress me as much and actually seemed kinda bland.

    Definitley looking forward to Gears 3, just saying, they got some catching up to do GRAPHICALLY.

    #27 5 years ago
  28. manamana

    Playing as a Ticker or even a Boomer, makes me giggle.

    And you guys better get your minds calibrated, since it’s so incredibly irrelevant, witch console’s better. See: You can talk for years to come and never get a clue. ‘Cause it’s just your point of view.

    And how should Gears make that giant leap towards UC2? It is so completely different. Yeah, ok, you can duck and shoot. And so? Ah, right, UC2 has a good story, where Gears drops bullshit. Well, I don’t care, as long as I can play the Ticker in MonsterMode :-D

    #28 5 years ago
  29. theevilaires

    Gadzooks! please seek help for your denial.

    (WTF my spelling and grammar are all messed up this week) :D

    #29 5 years ago
  30. Erthazus

    Gears Of War 3 Looks like a blast. I hope my friend will give me 360 just for this game.

    this is the only game that i really like from the 360 library. Graphically it’s not a beast and never was, but UE3 was never graphical beast and Gears Of War was always about the gameplay and story in some it’s own way.

    Gears Of War 3 looks slightly better then the second one. It’s more colorful.

    but people who say that it is better then God Of War 3 or Uncharted 2 or Killzone 3, they must check their eyes or they are blind with fanboyism because it’s an exclusive to 360.

    Gears 3 looks great, but the essence of it is not in the graphics and never will be. There are low resolution UE3 textures that you can’t fix because of that engine. Low filters, 2007 shaders, look at the models and shiny blood. You ccan’t fix that. But this is how it works with the engine.

    Unreal Engine priority was only physics and gameplay elements and graphics was the last thing about that engine. That was a philosophy behind Unreal engine and thats how they sell it. It was very simple to program for it.

    #30 5 years ago
  31. MushroomStamp

    Erthazus, for the first time EVER, I was on your side, up untill you brought KZ3 into it… That game WAS NOT that impressive and IMHO not better than even Gears 2.

    #31 5 years ago
  32. theevilaires

    Mushroomstamp you too need help for denial.

    #32 5 years ago
  33. MushroomStamp

    You need help for Fanboyism. I have all the consoles, I’ve own them all (the games we mentioned)… NOBODY I ever showed/played KZ with thought it was impressive.. NOONE

    Ok I just re read that all, he said Kz3, I was thinking KZ2 cuz KZ3 isn’t out yet. My bad.. But still, KZ2 was NOT impressive. Gameplay wise KZ is not good enough to lick Gears arse.

    #33 5 years ago
  34. Gekidami

    Fanboy Vs. Fanboy.

    #34 5 years ago
  35. Dr.Ghettoblaster

    Bottom line……Gears 3 is looking good. :)

    #35 5 years ago
  36. Erthazus

    @MushroomStamp, Killzone 3 looks not amazing for me. It looks crap, but it definetily look better then Gears Of War 3. The reason is simple: Look at the animations and Morphological stuff in the faces and sea especially.
    They are great. But seriously, games are identical, but animations really where Killzone is better then other shooters.

    for me, the only game that has better animations is Crysis 1. Don’t know about Crysis 2, kinda felt like they changed it a bit for a consoles.

    #36 5 years ago
  37. theevilaires

    I never said Gears3 didn’t look good, I just said they can’t do a huge leap from the last one because the 360 is maxed out. The GPU and CPU are just no match for RSX and CELL.

    They need to understand that. This is not just my opinion, it is a fact. I will still purchase Gears3 and play it with G1GA, Reask, Psycho, or whoever.

    #37 5 years ago
  38. MushroomStamp

    I might have to jump in on that.. last time I played with some brits in gears…well, there were several brit server sites that used to talk mad shit and play in pro comps. We butted heads a lot on their boards… much like here :) until we got together and played, and when they actually saw I was walking the walk we all became friends.. Amazing how talent recognized changes viewpoints from dislike to good natured ribbing. ;)

    #38 5 years ago
  39. theevilaires

    Mushroom I’ve seen you play and honestly you’re shit. Makes me even ashamed more that you got your ass handed to you by a bunch of fucking euros. So I don’t know what the hell you talking about. They humbled you because you talk too much trash. That’s what really happened.

    #39 5 years ago
  40. MushroomStamp

    WHAT?? You have NEVER seen me play.. NOONE from VG247 has seen me play.. and I sure as fuq didn’t get my ass handed to me in gears. You’re completely talking out your ass…

    You have me confused with someone completely different.

    #40 5 years ago
  41. xino


    This BEAST mode is insane!

    if Gears3 was coming out 2010, it would be a GOTY for sure!

    who is the woman with black hair?

    #41 5 years ago
  42. spiderLAW

    Gears 2 does not look as good as Uncharted 2, God of War 3 or Killzone 2…sory Xbots.
    I like Gears of War just as much as any guy, and i still play part 1 and 2 till this day and know that it doesnt compare to those 3 in terms of graphics. Gameplay, yes its up there with the top games out there on any console. Graphics, top for xbox but does not compare with the top 3 on PS3 and that isnt opinion. An opinion would be if i were to say that Gears is just as good as those 3 games in terms of art direction and game design. That would be and is my opinion of that nonsense.

    On the actual article: Gears 3 looks fucking amazing. Definitely an increase in shader quality and the gameplay looks even better than part 1 and 2. My only problem is with how big Marcus is, they could have added definition in his muscle structure. He looks like hes got lots of fat on his arm on top of his muscle and i being an ex-trainer know that a guy running around in a heavy suit fighting big-ass monsters all day would look cut up (ripped).Shit, ex-trainer or not, everyone knows the amount of stress this guy puts on his body would make anybody look ripped. He would look more like how Cole did in Gears 1 and 2, just white.

    And i play Brits all the time….Havent found any that can beat me and they all have more XP than me…shame….maybe i just havent played the right Brits.

    #42 5 years ago
  43. theevilaires

    LMAO you have the same gamer tag on XBL Mushroom. That was you, you got your ass kick by those Euros so stop playing dumb. You should turn in your S.S. card and birth certificate and move to the outer rim of Mongolia for your disgrace.

    And please don’t have the balls to touch the American flag this 4th of July! Glad we don’t have losers like you on PSN.

    #43 5 years ago
  44. MushroomStamp

    You need to change to TheEvilLiar, because My tag on XBL has never been the same as on here. In fact when I played competitively my tag was DeezNutz.. Go ahead and google DeezNutz and you should be able to find mention of me in a magazine from 2 years ago when I played competetively and for money. You are SO FULL OF SHIT! You just make things up to paint some stupid online person of you having any kind of gaming sense. Your an idiot that doeesn’t even know what your talking about.. LIAR

    #44 5 years ago
  45. bytemap

    Wow, it’s funny to see how people are still hung up on graphics. LOL I didn’t think people would sit around all day worshiping the textures, shaders and everything else instead of playing the game. But I can understand if your pissed about it since some are willing to shell the insane $60 price tag. Heck, I just want all of it to end, not just Gears, but all the BS of gaming, but it’s all marketing and I get that.

    All this is just funny to me…love these comments. :)

    #45 5 years ago
  46. theevilaires

    Have you played UC2? you guys must still have SDTV’s. Oh Mushroom shut up cause you’re not as good as you think. You got beat by a bunch of Euros so live with your defeat and shut up.

    I will personally kick your ass in Gears 2 tomorrow if you’d like and I suck with the 360 controller. Thats how much you suck! Lets record it too.

    #46 5 years ago
  47. Gadzooks!

    Gears looks as good as UC2 or any other similar style game. This is something your fanboy retardism will not change.

    #47 5 years ago
  48. theevilaires

    There’s no way in the world I could live in that much denial. You seriously need a reality check kid. I Don’t know where you come from but do me a favor and stay your delusional ass away from me.

    #48 5 years ago
  49. daytripper

    why does every gears game or any exclusive include inane babble about either uncharted 2 or killzone? its boring, come on guys those are great games and gears 3 is looking good so why argue?

    #49 5 years ago
  50. daytripper

    take it back after reading this beaut:

    “Mushroom I’ve seen you play and honestly you’re shit. Makes me even ashamed more that you got your ass handed to you by a bunch of fucking euros. So I don’t know what the hell you talking about. They humbled you because you talk too much trash. That’s what really happened.”

    what an absolute fucking prick. why do you people tolerate this shit?

    #50 5 years ago

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  • Stealth Inc 2: A Game of Clones sneaks onto GOG and Steam services

    Stealth Inc 2: A Game of Clones can now be purchased through GOG and Steam. On both services it will run you £12.99/€14.99/$14.99. Links here and here. The game features: Fully explorable ‘Metroidvania’ style overworld, laying siege to a diabolical cloning facility with varied and detailed environments. A variety of special equipment to unlock new […]

  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare DLC Ascendance has arrived on PC, PlayStation consoles

    Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare players on PC and PlayStation consoles can now download the Ascendance DLC. The second content pack contains the OHM weapon, the OHM Werewolf custom variant, and the second entry in the Exo Zombies saga, Infection. Four new maps are also included: Perplex, Site 244, Climate, and Chop Shop. Ascendance was […]

  • Latest Xbox 360 system update is live, now supports 2TB hard drives

    Xbox 360 now supports 2TB hard drives via the latest system update for the console. Support for the drives was announced earlier this month and has been available for preview members. “In addition we will also no longer reserve space in advance on your hard drive,” said the firm. “If you are using 16GB of […]

  • Kickstarter for Banjo-Kazooie spiritual successor Yooka-Laylee launches tomorrow

    Playtonic Games has announced the Kickstarter campaign for its spiritual successor to the Banjo Kazooie series, Yooka-Laylee, will launch tomorrow. The title of the game was announced today along with the Kickstarter date. Formerly known as Project Ukulele, the 3D platformer is said to be “between the size of Banjo-Kazooie and Banjo-Tooie,” and stars Yooka […]

  • Console version of Mistwalker’s Terra Battle is in development

    Now that Mistwalker’s Terra Battle has surpassed 2 million downloads on mobile, the developer is now working on a console version of the tactical RPG. As part of the original Download Starter campaign, the 2 million milestone means the company will begin development on Terra Battle’s console version with details to be announced at a […]

  • Prison break game The Escapists is heading to PlayStation 4 from May 29

    The Escapists, Mouldy Toof’s prison break game originally released as a timed console exclusive Xbox One, has a release date for PlayStation 4. For those unfamiliar with the title, which is also a PC release, it tasks players’ time management skills as they do a bit of digging and crafting, and other prison-type stuff as […]

  • Dead Island 2 delayed into 2016 to ensure series is “taken to the next level”

    Dead Island 2 has been delayed into 2016 by Yager in order to ensure the sequel “takes Dead Island to the next level.” According to a tweet from the developer, it set “big goal” for the game, and in order to deliver what fans expect, the team needs more time to reach development goals. “We […]

  • Project Cars: here’s a list of all available cars at launch

    Project Cars will contain many, many cars and if we are counting correctly, there will be 74 total at launch. The standard edition contains 65 total, and when factoring the free car as well as the Modified and Limited Edition cars packs, you can add an additional nine cars to the mix. Comb through the […]

  • Competitive matchmaking support is coming to Team Fortress 2

    Team Fortress 2 will soon feature support for competitive matchmaking, which Valve says is a “high priority” project for it at the moment. According to a report from, which visited Valve headquarters recently, Valve is looking into the possibility of 6v6 or 9v9 matches 9v9, a possible quick play option and it is also […]

  • GTA 5 PC patch fixes garage, Job crashes – full notes here

    Rockstar has pushed out a 353 MB patch for GTA 5 on PC The patch fixes a number of annoying bugs related to vehicles and garages, some deathmatch issues and purchase errors. It should also fix various freezing and crashing bugs, as well as a little issue with Steam. Time will tell if the patch […]

  • Fire Emblem If will come in White Kingdom and Black Kingdom versions with amiibo support

    We’ve finally got some juicy details on the next Fire Emblem game, but the most interesting aspect is that there will be two versions of the game. According to Siliconera, who translated an interview between Intelligent Systems and 4Gamer, there will a White Kingdom and a Black Kingdom version that offer different aspects of the […]

  • Deception 4: The Nightmare Princess heads west with “Golden Toilet” pre-order bonus

    Deception 4: The Nightmare Princess will debut on western PlayStation 4 systems this summer, Koei Tecmo has announced. It is also coming to PS3 and Vita. The game was produced by Keisuke Kikuchi of Fatal Frame fame and takes up where Deception 4: Blood Ties left off allowing players to relive Laegrinna’s pursuit to free […]

  • Nintendo US eShop update: Puzzle & Dragons Super Mario demo, Paper Mario, more

    Nintendo has updated the North American end of the eShop with a demo of Puzzle & Dragons Super Mario Bros. Edition, Paper Mario on Virtual Console, and amiibo Tap. The full update is below. eShop update amiibo Tap – free – Wii U Star Wars Pinball DLC – Wii U Paper Mario – Wii U […]

  • Deus Ex: Mankind Divided PC port handed off to Nixxes

    The PC port of the new Deus Ex has been handed over to Netherlands based studio, Nixxes software. After the initial reveal trailer at the beginning of April, we’ve only had a few morsels in the way of additional news. The most intriguing tidbit to date has got to be the fact that you’ll be […]

  • First-ever PC Gaming Show to take place at E3 2015 in June

    PC gaming will finally have its very own E3 press conference this year, thanks to PC Gamer and AMD. The PC Gaming Show will take place on June 16 at the Belasco Theater in Los Angeles and it will be livestreamed on Twitch. PC Gamer said speakers at the presentation will include representatives from Blizzard, […]

  • Majora’s Mask light available now on Club Nintendo for 6000 stars

    Club Nintendo shuts up shop on September 30 and members are being encouraged to spend accumulated stars before then. And what better to spend them on, than this adorable Majora’s Mask light? If you’re a member based in Europe you can nab it for 6000 stars. If you’re in Australia or New Zealand, it’ll only […]

  • Unity support announced for HoloLens, will work with Windows universal apps

    Microsoft is partnering with game engine developers Unity in order to make HoloLens compatible with apps and games which use the cross-platform engine. The partnership was announced yesterday during its Build Developer Conference. Universal apps for Windows 10 systems will also be available on Xbox One later this year, suggesting possible HoloLens functionality with the […]

  • Splatoon Nintendo Direct airs Thursday, May 7

    A Nintendo Direct focused on Splatoon, the Wii U multiplayer title, on May 7. It will kick off at 7am PDT/10am EDT/3pm UK and it can be watched via the Nintendo Direct website. You can also have a look at the game through Nintendo’s Twitch channel. The last game-specific presentation took place last week and […]

  • GTA 5 PC: clean up the streets as a member of the San Andreas PD with this new mod

    Remember the awesome mods for GTA 4 and San Andreas that let you run amok online as a member of the po-po? Well, dust off your taser and load up your gun, because it’s coming to GTA 5. The new mod for GTA 5 is currently in alpha and can be downloaded at You […]

  • Indie shoot ‘em up Project Root comes to Xbox One, PS4 and PSVita

    Project Root is a self-proclaimed rejig of the shoot ‘em up genre that was released on PC last year, and it’s finally coming to consoles. Combining free-roaming elements with the usual business of shooting things, Project Root was released this week for Xbox One, PS4 and the PSVita.

  • You can now bet on eSports online, starting with League of Legends

    If you’re getting bored with sticking a pony on the races, you can expand your gambling horizons at Unikrn where you can watch esports streams and get a little action on the side. The new platform was set up by Rahul Sood – previously the general manager of Microsoft Ventures. At the moment, customers are […]

  • Has Watch Dogs 2 been leaked?

    Ubisoft employee, Julien Risse, may have inadvertently confirmed Watch Dogs 2, thanks to his online CV over at LinkedIn. spotted the slip up, in which Risse lists Watch Dogs, the DLC Bad Blood, and Watch Dogs 2 on his profile. Creative Director Jonathan Morin has already talked about his ideas for improvements for the […]

  • GTA 5′s Trevor makes his Jackass debut, complete with leopard-print knickers

    YouTuber Abstract Mode has shared his vision of what Trevor Philips’ life might have been like, had he not been completely batshit crazy. Watch Trevor get mauled, run over, and hit by a train, before taking a majestic swan-dive into someone else’s pool at the climax. Thanks, Kotaku.

  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 season pass will cost you £35

    Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 isn’t released until November 6, but you can already hand over your cash for the Season Pass. The Season Pass is available for pre-purchase on Steam for £34.99, and will cover four DLC packs – although the details we have on the content are limited to ‘exciting’ at this […]

  • GTA Online’s cheating assholes are no match for this player’s vengeance

    Think you’re smart for using invisibility and infinite ammo glitches? You need to be taught a lesson, sucker. You can have all the hacks you want but if your GTA Online game is weak, you’ll still get your ass handed to you. As this fool discovered when attempting to hassle another player. There’s a fair […]

  • PS4 sales help Sony’s games division swing to profit

    Sony’s PlayStation business has made an operating profit of 48.1 billion yen ($404m / £261.5m) in the past 12 months. That’s thanks to stellar sales of the PlayStation 4 and PS Plus, even as sales of the PS3 have stalled and the company wrote off costs for the PSTV and PS Vita. The profit puts […]

  • New patch for Dirt Rally gives co-driver’s attitude a tune-up

    Dirt Rally gets a new patch three days after release on Steam. On Monday, we reported that the newest Dirt game has popped up on Steam’s Early Access and is available to pick up for £24.99, as well as giving you an eyeful of tasty screenshots. The patch – released yesterday – fixes some issues […]

  • New The Witcher 3 screenshots show combat, exploration and general carousing

    New screenshots released on the official facebook page for The Witcher 3 show Geralt annihilating a winged beast, out and about in the world exploring, and living the life of Reily amidst a bustling feast. We were already treated to some glorious screenshots a few days ago, but these new ones are in-game and give […]

  • Destiny: 14 things you might have missed during House of Wolves intel drops

    Destiny: House of Wolves does a great deal more than just slap some new content on the existing game structure. House of Wolves changes Destiny in a lot of interesting and very welcome ways. Bungie showed off many of these changes in its livestream, and let both me and Arekkz come and have a look […]

  • Scratch that cyberpunk itch with Technobabylon on May 21 – new trailer

    Technobabylon more like Wrecked-yo-babbling with my smooth flow about how good Wadjet Eye games are. I don’t know y’all, it’s clock off time and everything feels like a reach. Wadjet Eye makes pretty good adventure games – award winning, in fact. The latest project to spring forth from the benevolent, sheltering hand of the label […]

  • Skullgirls 2nd Encore brings exclusive new features to PS4, Vita in northern summer

    Skullgirls, the little indie fighter that could, is getting another crack at it. Skullgirls 2nd Encore is the second re-release of the one-time troubled 2D versus fighter from lab Zero Games. Having survived the shut down of its developer and collapse of its publishing contrast, Skullgirls re-emerged as Skullgirls: Encore, adding in a ton of […]

  • Danganronpa series generates “impressive” sales for Vita exclusive

    Danganronpa is selling quite nicely, thank you, says NIS America. Danganronpa is a series of murder mystery visual novel puzzlers in a similar vein to games like 999. Two of these have been released for Vita in the west – Trigger Happy Havoc and Goodbye Despair. Speaking to MCV, NIS America CEO and president Takuro […]

  • I have no idea what is going on in J-Stars Victory VS+ but I kind of like it

    In this J-Stars Victory VS+ trailer, we see – uhh. Well. We certainly see some things. Look y’all, I was a massive weaboo in high school, but that was back in the dark ages when we had to take out Manga Entertainment VHS tapes from dingy little specialist rental joints that were literally underground, and […]

  • Please just watch this terrific trailer for Toren

    Toren is the kind of game I dream about when I drift off to sleep at night. This indie puzzle adventure strikes a spark in my little soul in the same way as Ico and Tequila Works’ Rime do. Mysterious, almost ethereal fantasy setting – check. Chance to actually walk around in that setting – […]

  • Play classic MS-DOS games on your own tweets

    In today’s episode of “what will they think of next”, someone’s figured out how to post playable versions of classic games in tweets. For some time now, Twitter has allowed you to embed various forms of media in tweets, most noticeably YouTube videos, simply by pasting a URL into the compose field. Turns out this […]

  • VR: Unreal Engine to add HTC Vive support

    The biggest digital PC game distributor and the most popular game development engine have both backed VR. It’s going to happen. An upcoming Unreal Engine 4 update will expand the development suite’s support to the HTC Vive, Valve’s VR headset. In this glorious new future where work on one of the most important engines in […]

  • WWE 2K15 PC supports modding

    WWE 2K15 may be the series’ PC debut, but it’s already getting into the spirit of the platform. WWE 2K15 does indeed support mods on PC, 2K’s Marcus Stephenson has confirmed. @ElementGamesTV you can. Now buy. — Marcus Stephenson (@stephensonmc) April 28, 2015 As Destructoid points out, this opens the door to all sorts of […]

  • Overkill’s The Walking Dead coming to PC, PS4 and Xbox One in 2016

    Overkill’s The Walking Dead is one step closer to your grasping little paws. Overkill’s The Walking Dead will be published by 505 Games, Overkill parent Starbreeze has announced. 505 also published Payday 2, Overkill’s previous title, so the two companies have established a working relationship. In a press release, the publisher said the co-op title […]

  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 pre-orders net Advanced Warfare DLC

    Buy Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 for later, enjoy bonus Advanced Warfare content now. Blacks Ops 3 is being supported by a rather cunning pre-order incentive even more likely to get you to lay your cash down sooner than you might otherwise. Gamespot reports a Black Ops 3 pre-order will receive a couple of […]

  • Steam Game Ban system lets developers determine who to block

    Steam users can now be blocked from individual games by their developers. Steam has always supported multiplayer bans for disruptive users, but a newly-implemented system allows developers to ban users from individual games using their own anti-cheat systems. Game Bans are enforced by Valve, but are enacted at the developer’s request and discretion. This change […]

  • Far Cry 4 devs matching Red Cross donations up to $100K to aid Nepal earthquake victims

    Far Cry 4 developer Ubisoft Montreal will match any pledges made to The Red Cross up to $100,000 to aid Nepal after the 7.8 earthquake struck the area in and around Kathmandu in Nepal. According to Ubisoft: “Having spent the last few years working on Far Cry 4, a game heavily inspired by Nepal and […]

  • Tales of Zestiria retail listing notes September release date, PS4 version

    Tales of Zestiria is coming west in northern autumn, and while it’s confirmed as a PlayStation 3 release, a Dutch retailer has it listed as coming to PS4 as well. Of course, listing it for PS4 could also be a typo, not that I would personally know about that sort of thing, really. However, according […]

  • Official mod tools for Total War: Attila are now available

    Official mod tools for Total War: Attila are now available and you can grab the new Assembly Kit as a beta through the tools menu via your Steam library. The Creative Assembly said the tools will be “immediately familiar” to modders of Rome 2 and Shogun 2, but the new version is the most “extensive” […]

  • How to get level 34 Ascended Raid gear in Destiny: House of Wolves

    Watch: two videos showing you how to get level 34 raid gear and a shopping list of what you need. One of the big changes that House of Wolves is bringing to Destiny is the chance to upgrade your weapons and gear to level 34. In these videos Arekkz Gaming shows you how to use […]

  • Destiny: House of Wolves puts PvP back in the spotlight

    Destiny PvP players, your time has come to shine. New Crucible maps. New Crucible rewards. And the glorious wonder of Elimination mode. Destiny: House of Wolves puts PvP front and centre. When Destiny was first detailed, one of the things Bungie stressed was that there’d be something for everyone. If you wanted to play solo […]

  • Destiny: Trials of Osiris – everything you need to know in one video

    The Destiny: House of Wolves embargo has lifted, and with so much information floating around pertaining to Trials of Osiris, it can be overwhelming. Thankfully, Arekkz Gaming tells you everything you need to know in one video. In the video above you will be informed of how the 3v3 Team Deathmatch event works, how you […]

  • Destiny: House of Wolves – watch a Trials of Osiris match from start to finish

    With the release of Destiny: House of Wolves looming, players will soon be able to participate in the new 3v3 Team Deathmatch event in The Crucible, Trials of Osiris. Below is a video featuring an uncut, complete match from start to finish. In the video, Arekkz Gaming gives you a breakdown of the mode and […]

  • Wolfenstein: The Old Blood – here’s what your PC needs in order to run it

    Wolfenstein: The Old Blood is out next week, and Bethesda has today released the PC specs for the standalone title. MachineGames has made some tweaks to the system requirements and have included both minimum and recommended specifications. Minimum OS: 64-bit Windows 7/Windows 8 Processor: Intel Core i5-2500 @ 3.3 GHz / AMD FX-8320 @ 3.5 […]

  • Destiny: Trials of Osiris – watch the livestream reveal right here

    Bungie will be showing off Destiny’s new 3v3 Team Deatmatch Trials of Osiris today, and you can watch the Twitch stream right here if you like. It kicks off at 11am PDT/2pm EDT and will feature community manager Deej and design leads Lars Bakken and Derek Carroll. More will be revealed on House of Wolves […]

  • May Xbox Games with Gold: Mafia 2, CastleStorm: Definitive Edition, F1 2013

    Microsoft has announced the free games Gold members will be able to pick up through Xbox Live. On Xbox One, Gold users can download CastleStorm: Definitive Edition for the month,and Pool Nation FX is being offered for an additional month. Starting May 1, Xbox 360 Gold members can download Mafia 2 through May 15, and […]