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Don’t expect Master Chief to make a cameo in Gears of War 3

Saturday, 30 April 2011 18:21 GMT By John Callaham

Halo’s iconic Master Chief character isn’t likely to make a multiplayer appearance in Gears of War 3, according to Epic Games’ main designer Cliff Bleszinski: Microsoft’s too “squeamish,” apparently.

In a new interview at the Complex web site, the developer said: “I’ll let you in on a secret. I actually approached Microsoft on getting Master Chief into the game, but those guys are kind of squeamish.”

While both the Gears of War and Halo franchises are “M” rated shooter titles, “One of Halo’s successes is that it’s a soft M,” Bleszinski added.

“Gears pushes it further. I’m creatively comfortable with that, though it can limit what you do. If you had to break it down, I’d say that Gears is like Mortal Kombat and Halo is like Street Fighter.”

However, assuming Epic Games ever did get the chance to put Master Chief in one of its Gears games, he’d be in for a rough ride.

“We’d get his model, put him in a COG suit, make it blow up, and do some test animation work. We’d have to see what his head looks like being blown to smithereens or how his arm would look getting sawed off. Then we’d package up the test footage, put it on YouTube, and let the fans get a kick out of it because everything is meta these days.”

Gears of War 3 is currently in the middle of its multiplayer beta test and is scheduled for release this September.

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25 Comments

  1. LOLshock94

    AWWWWWWWWWWW FFS TIME TO CANCEL MY PRE-ORDER

    #1 4 years ago
  2. ReeceHeywood

    Would rather a character from another Epic game.

    #2 4 years ago
  3. Gekidami

    Epic dont really have any recognizable characters outside of Gears…

    #3 4 years ago
  4. Erthazus

    @3, they have, it’s just a casual Call Of Duty and console fanboy don’t know that.

    #4 4 years ago
  5. Gekidami

    ^ Sorry? I dont speak retard.

    #5 4 years ago
  6. someguy2

    @5 Don’t be harsh on him, English is his second language. He’s trying to say that Xbox fanboys associate Call of Duty characters as characters exclusive to the Xbox 360.

    #6 4 years ago
  7. Peetry

    @3 Jazz Jackrabbit, Jill of the Jungle and even nameless Unreal thug. I rest my case

    #7 4 years ago
  8. Erthazus

    @7, “even nameless Unreal thug”

    Skaarj :)

    #8 4 years ago
  9. TheWulf

    Damn, I was going to say that they should do Jazz Jackrabbit, too!

    #9 4 years ago
  10. ReeceHeywood

    @Erthazus I also thought of Skaarj, they would fit in so well.

    #10 4 years ago
  11. Lehnsherr

    I don’t get why Unreal never gets any love anymore. I guess if it’s not on the Xbox then it’s not a game. Unreal was around WAY before Gears, and is still better, IMO.

    #11 4 years ago
  12. Hunam

    Well, the single player Unreal games always sucked. UT1 was amazing, one of the best shooters ever made. UT2003 was also amazing, slicker if maybe a little too slick, but still an amazing game. UT2004 gayed it all up with vehicles and too many modes that just never got played, but the DM was still great but bombing run died online. UT3 was just terrible. Super bad almost. About a million different game modes which meant the PC version was almost pointless, seeing as only DM, TDM, CTF and Warfare got played. All the maps were gimmicky crap (something which ruined gears 2 also). Was basically a poor console title that was too PC to appeal to PS3 and too shit to appeal to PC.

    #12 4 years ago
  13. Lehnsherr

    @12 I was referring to UT, regular Unreal games were pretty terrible.

    #13 4 years ago
  14. DarkElfa

    Well, Unreal 4 is no doubt due out next year or 2013 after the UE4 is finished.

    #14 4 years ago
  15. Erthazus

    @11, because they screwed UT3 and it bombed with sales and consoles were not good for it. I mean, in the age of Halo and Call Of Repetition what can you expect from average Joe?

    Average Joe that know shit about the mechanics prefer Killzone 3 or Halo:Reach and call of dutEY ( average shooters at best)

    also, it was pretty much unplayable not because something sucked at UT3, but without mouse and keyboard it’s impossible to play.

    @14, Unreal 4 is not due next year (i’m not sure). But if it was true i would jump like an idiot.
    UT is my favourite multiplayer shooter of all time.

    UT 2004 is instant classic and masterpiece.

    #15 4 years ago
  16. DaMan

    Ut was a twitch blast happy game aimed at average Joes, and one of the reasons tactical fps became extinct.

    #16 4 years ago
  17. Lehnsherr

    @15 IMO when you try to make a shooter for console only, it takes the soul out of the genre. PC shooters are the best. You just can’t beat a mouse and keyboard, again, IMO.

    #17 4 years ago
  18. Erthazus

    “Ut was a twitch blast happy game aimed at average Joes, and one of the reasons tactical fps became extinct”

    Bullshit.

    Games like Unreal and Quake existed and lived with Tactical shooters always.

    “tactical fps became extinct.”

    Games like ARMA 2, S.T.A.L.K.E.R. series
    with bunch of addons still exist just not on the casual platform of your choice and Red Orchestra: Heroes of Stalingrad, Tactical Intervention for 2011 with S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 in 2012 and i just described the best games in that category of this generation.
    Counter-Strike is also in development at Valve.

    Consoles and PC also share Operation Flashpoint series. + SOCOM’s and MAG. Maybe not the best one in their genre, but nice alternative.

    #18 4 years ago
  19. DaMan

    Lolwut, those asinine trigger happy toys completely pummeled Tribes let alone Swat, Delta Force, R6, H&D. Valve ‘s CSS was the only one which survived the sad fate, partly because it also appealed to many average joes.

    I was playing these games before you knew they exist, Erthazus. People kept getting carpal tunnel syndrome while drinking pepsi in all those internet cafes.

    ArmA, what are the sales again? how many are playing it.

    Ironically , Halo is one of the few remaining thinking man’s games. You should try the multiplayer sometimes, perhaps when you get the 360, Erthazus. I’d like to see your stats on bungie’s website.

    Stalker, wtf are you on? reality check, we’re talking multiplayer.

    Edit: so now Socom is a nice alternative? Just a few days ago you kept on how crap it is. Operation Flashpoint, how many are playing again? Besides, ArmA and Op Flashpoint aren’t the same games which i referred to, they ‘re more about being pseudo realistic and being tolerant then applying tactics.

    #19 4 years ago
  20. OrbitMonkey

    DaMan what’s the online like for odst? I was thinking of picking it up cheap. Has it still got.a community, or they all playing Reach?

    #20 4 years ago
  21. DaMan

    Odst only has the firefight (Horde in Gears), and without matchmaking added in Reach at that..

    #21 4 years ago
  22. Johnny Cullen

    @20 ODST’s multiplayer is actually Halo 3. The second disc included with the game is for that segment. The only really new multiplayer bit in ODST is, as DaMan has pointed out, Firefight.

    #22 4 years ago
  23. Erthazus

    @19, “Lolwut, those asinine trigger happy toys completely pummeled Tribes let alone Swat, Delta Force, R6, H&D. Valve ‘s CSS was the only one which survived the sad fate, partly because it also appealed to many average joes.

    I was playing these games before you knew they exist, Erthazus. People kept getting carpal tunnel syndrome while drinking pepsi in all those internet cafes.

    Yeah there are people like fratboys that drink pepsi or beer but thats for every game out there.

    “ArmA, what are the sales again? how many are playing it.”

    Sales is not the quality or Call Of repetition is a masterpiece now?
    ArmA is hard and not for everyone. This is a tactical shooter at it’s finest with awesome multiplayer component and editor. It’s hard and at the same time very complicated. Average Call Of duty or Halo player won’t play it because it’s not for their taste.

    “Ironically , Halo is one of the few remaining thinking man’s games.”

    In what reality? It’s a Quake|Unreal Rip Off just slower and without decent recoil. I played every Halo except for ODST and 3rd one and if Reach is the best one Halo to date it’s not a great game in my opinion. Just average. Average level design, multiplayer is very easy. Tactics are simple as hell. Run. Saw the enemy? Throw a grenade at him + shoot him = kill. Thats it. Thats basically it. Just remember to not forget about shileds and HP.
    In games like UT or quake this thing does not work at all. Especially in UT where precision and your skils matter in terms of jumping (jumping on the walls) and if you are not fast enough you are dead. also, everything depends on what weapon your enemy is going to use. These games used for cybersport it’s a fact and they are used for it for a reason.

    “Stalker, wtf are you on? reality check, we’re talking multiplayer.”

    Yes. We are talking about the multiplayer and STALKER have multiplayer.

    “so now Socom is a nice alternative?”

    it’s with the same boat as Operation flashpoint games recently and MAG. I mean BAD ones, but it’s an alternative to shootfest games.

    #23 4 years ago
  24. Erthazus

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VyaOrfPMJzU

    Average idiot playing Halo:Reach. So much strategy and skill involved.

    #24 4 years ago
  25. DaMan

    First of, point being Q Arena /Ut were aimed at average joes, that’s what the pepsi/internet cafes reference was about.

    Now ArmA as well as Op Flashpoint isn’t so much of a tactical game as it is a sim one. It’s appeal is in the pseudo realistic gameplay.

    http:// h2.halowiki.net/p/Category:Strategy

    http:// halo.wikia.com/wiki/Invasion

    http:// http://www.haloforever.com/xbox/halo-reach-maps-hemorrhage.php

    I highly suggest you to take time and read through those pages, Erthazus.

    Okay, off the top take Invasion.

    you play as either the side defending the core or the ones attacking. First there’s the barriers which your team has to take out, or defend. then there’s the second stage. the generators. Say you have to enable the lift going upstairs on Spire or detonate the bomb on Breakpoint. Then the core. you have to take it to the evac zone / prevent it.

    Have you seen any of the BTB maps in Halo? Valhalla, Hemorrhage? To say that it’s a slower Quake is like to state that ROTK is a turn based Warcraft. You won’t win running around, shooting people like in Quake. You’ll get splattered/sniped. At most you’ll have 4 kills at the end of the match and considerably more deaths.

    there’s a ‘Living Dead’ gameplay type in Halo, doesn’t make it a Resident Evil or L4D. There’s a SWAT one, doesn’t mean it’s R6. There’s a Grifball (btw, community playlists, I’m wiling to bet you didn’t even know those exist in Halo), doesn’t make it a FIfa.

    Halo started as a game a la Myth. It was a tps squad based game, the first person camera was later added. Team based gameplay, that’s where tactics come from. I’m not referring to it’s aiming or controls.

    Teams. If there’s no team based gameplay, there’s no tactics. If you playa s a lone wolf, you’ll never see any, be it Halo or Delta Force. It will all be Quake to you.

    Like I said numerous times before nothing in Halo is like Ut or any of the twitch blast happy shooters. The vehicles are straight out of Tribes. The open landscapes, rechargable shields. Motion sensors. The maps are of totally different purpose. To say that it ‘s a Q Arena rip off is like saying it’s a Doom clone because of the fist person camera and crosshair. Both Q Arena and Ut have everything different, apart from the first person view. Funnily enough, it wasn’t even until team Arena that the game got teams, vehicles were added to ut much later on, so if anything it was ut that looked at Halo and implemented driving vehicles too. But anyway.

    Honestly, if you were less ignorant, you would actually compare Halo2 to Tribes to begin with, and point out that Halo2 was inferior. You don’t, because you haven’t heard about that one up until recently, and have a very shallow understanding of the game.

    Halo Reach as well as even CoD are being used in cybersport, and that’s a fact I mentioned before.

    I don’t believe you played any omp in Halo, unless you just ran around in FFA for a day or two.

    Now, point being, I’m not trying to suggest that Halo is a great game, which you seem to miss. I’m just pointing out what it’s all about. Frankly, I don’t really believe something like ‘best ever made’ game or fps exists, since it’s based on taste.

    Lastly, you link to a video by. erm, ElPresador..

    #25 4 years ago

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    The Havoc DLC for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is now available for PlayStation 3 and PS4. Havoc contains the four multiplayer maps Core, Drift, Sideshow, and Urban along with the AE4 directed energy assault rifle, its custom variant, and the Exo Zombies cooperative mode. You can purchase the DLC separately or pick up the […]

  • Here’s a teaser for Resident Evil Revelations 2: Episode 2

    A teaser video for the second episode of Resident Evil Revelations 2 is available, so if you’ve yet to play the first episode, you may want to skip this. Resident Evil Revelations 2′s first episode is out now. Thanks, GamesHQMedia.

  • North American eShop update is full of Donkey Kong games

    Nintendo has updated the North American end of the eShop with Titan Attacks, Donkey Kong Land, Donkey Kong Country and more. eShop on 3DS Ironfall Invasion Titan Attacks! Donkey Kong Land – Virtual Console Donkey Kong Land 2 – Virtual Console Donkey Kong Land 3 – Virtual Console Luv Me Buddies Wonderland Around the World […]

  • Venture into the Valley of the Yetis next week in Far Cry 4

    The next batch of Far Cry 4 DLC, Valley of the Yetis, releases in March and Ajay Ghale will be tasked with surviving violent cultists and the mythical Yeti. Apparently the cult is looking for a secret hidden in the valley, and Ajay has discovered their motives. The DLC features co-op with a friend taking […]

  • The Butcher’s AK/CAR Mod Pack out for Payday 2, has dino masks

    The 19th DLC pack for Payday 2 title The Butcher’s AK/CAR Mod Pack is available on Steam from today. The pack will run you $4.99/€4.99 and features: 11 new weapon modifications for the AK rifles in the game 11 new weapon modifications for the CAR rifles in the game Four new masks together with their […]

  • Battle Chasers slated for PC, consoles; comic picks up where 2001 storyline left off

    Darksiders creator Joe Madureira and Vigil co-founder Ryan Stefanelli have confirmed a Battle Chasers game and a new comic are in the works at their new studio Airship Syndicate. Speaking to Polygon, Madureira and Stefanelli wouldn’t provide details on the the game, but did divulge it will be an adventure RPG with player-controlled Battle Chasers […]

  • Shovel Knight, Hotline Miami 2 discounted for Sony’s annual Spring Fever Sale

    Sony is hosting its annual Spring Fever Sale which runs for eight weeks and features a new title each week. The sale starts next week on March 3 with the launch of Helldivers. Here’s just a few items included in the sale: HELLDIVERS (PS4/PS3/PS Vita) March 3 Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number (PS4/PS3/PS Vita) March […]

  • The gold Super Mario amiibo is a Walmart exclusive

    The Super Mario Gold amiibo which surfaced via a CPSIA certificate earlier this month will be a Walmart-exclusive, Nintendo has announced. The gold-colored Mario amiibo will be released the same day as the Mario Party 10 game for Wii U and will run you $12,96 at 3,000 participating Walmart stores in the US. Along with […]

  • Here’s an overview trailer for Final Fantasy Type-0 HD

    As new gameplay overview trailer for Final Fantasy Type-0 HD, culled from the Active Time Report, stream has been sent over by Square Enix. The video provides a look at the history and environments of the Kingdom of Orience; the 14 memebers of Class Zero; the battle system with customizable magic spells; and the ability […]

  • Final Fantasy 15 video gives you a look at the game’s wildlife

    A new video shown by Final Fantasy 15 director Hajime Tabata during the latest Active Time Report, contains a look at the game’s wildlife and ecology. You can watch the full stream two hour stream through here, or a smaller clip courtesy of GamesHQMedia below.

  • Lionhead ventures into the free-to-play space with Fable Legends

    Fable Legends will be free-to-play when it launches on PC and Xbox One. According to Lionhead, the one versus four cross-platform title borrows from MOBA games such as Dota 2 and League of Legends as it will contain free, rotating heroes which will be added to a roster for a two week period. Once the […]

  • Win! 5 pairs of tickets to the Call of Duty European Championships

    We have five pairs of tickets to giveaway for the Call of Duty European Championships, taking place in London this weekend. The event takes place this Saturday February 28 and Sunday March 1 at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden. Winners can watch teams will go head to head for a $10,000 prize pot […]

  • Republique Remastered has released on Mac and PC

    Republique Remastered, which was announced earlier this month, is now available for Mac and PC. The game is 20% off through Steam, GOG and the Humble Store for $19.99 until March 4. Thereafter, it will run you $24.99. The Remastered edition contains all five episodes of the game, with 1-3 available now and the remaining […]

  • LA Cops coming to Xbox One in March

    Isometric shooter LA Cops is coming to Xbox One on March 13. Already on Steam Early Access, the game looks like it’s been heavily inspired by Hotline Miami. Walk into a room, open fire, leave bloody puddles in your wake. It’s being published by Team 17. Check out the video below for some 70s cop […]

  • We have $500 of Steam Wallet funds to giveaway!

    We’re giving away 10 Steam Wallet prizes worth $50 each to VG247 readers, courtesy of Bundle Stars. All you need to do to be in with a chance of winning $50 Steam credit is to enter your details below. Join the Bundle Stars Steam group for entry in the sweepstake, and gain extra entries for […]

  • Lapsed Final Fantasy 14 players tempted back with 10 day freebie

    Square is offering lapsed FF 14: A Realm Reborn players a chance to come back to the game for 10 days worth of free adventuring. Provided you’ve already bought and registered an account you’ll be able to play free of charge from Feb 27 to March 9. Square wants you to sample the new content […]

  • Advanced Warfare: Sledgehammer looking at “opportunities” to recreate classic Call of Duty maps

    Sledgehammer Games has told VG247 it’s looking at opportunities to recreate classic Call of Duty maps in Advanced Warfare. According to co-founder Michael Condrey, players of the latest Havoc DLC are asking how Exo abilities and verticality can be added to classic franchise maps. “We’re taking a look at some opportunities to really highlight the […]

  • GTA Online reader playlist week 7: and the winner is…

    Stuff was shot. But only one player emerged victorious. GTA Online player e031271 won last night’s VG247 reader playlist, beating myself, Matt and regulars solidorwot and Revolting. Congratulations, Mr e031271. A deserved victory. We play a GTA Online playlist in an open session every Wednesday on PS4, because it’s both funny and fun. Anyone’s welcome […]

  • Leaked screens reveal The Reef as Destiny’s new “social space”

    A handful of leaked Destiny screens seem to confirm that The Reef location will be the new social space in Destiny. The new addition is likely to be revealed as part of the upcoming House of Wolves expansion. Reddit user Megamanexe4 dropped the screens on the site earlier this morning, along with grabs that reveal […]

  • Darksiders creator teases Battle Chasers game

    Joe Madureira, creator of Darksiders, has released art that strongly suggests a Battle Chasers game is in the works. Battle Chasers was a comic book from the late 1990s that suffered notorious production problems between issues and was never finished. Madureira formed Airship Syndicate after the collapse of THQ, where he co-created Darksiders. His latest […]

  • Infamous video nasty Axe recreated in GTA 5

    The trailer for notorious horror movie Axe has been recreated in GTA 5. The shot for shot remake is the work of gigerbrick who has previously recreated exploitation flicks like Machete and Hostel using Lego. The original Axe movie was banned in 1984 in the UK but passed with cuts in the late 1990s. Movie […]

  • Payday 2 for PS4 and Xbox One includes “a year’s worth of paid DLC” for free

    Payday 2: Crimewave Edition will include a year’s worth of paid DLC from the PC version of the game for free. The new-gen version of the game will be available June 2015, and includes almost all of the paid and free DLC released so far for Overkill’s popular first-person shooter. That DLC includes The Big […]

  • Yes, Mortal Kombat X will require Xbox Live Gold or PS Plus

    Mortal Kombat X won’t bypass Microsoft and Sony’s premium online play requirements. Reports that Mortal Kombat X wouldn’t require PS Plus or Xbox Live Gold started circling earlier this week thanks to a communications error. Answering fan questions on Twitter, producer Shaun Himmerick accidentally gave the impression that premium console subs would not be required […]

  • This is what Destiny players most want next

    Destiny patch 1.1.1 has resolved or at least addressed a number of complaints voiced by the community, but there are plenty more. des Destiny community manage David “Deej” Dague has put out a call for Guardians to share their concerns – or rather, what they think the community is most concerned about. “Set aside your […]

  • Google AI can play games now, so we’re probably all going to die

    Google has brought us one step closer to our inevitable slaughter or enslavement by machine overlords. Google has developed an AI that can learn to play video games and devise brand new strategies. Let me just rephrase that: Google has created an AI that can teach itself new skills, including how to play video games. […]

  • First footage of Renowned Explorers: International Society surfaces

    Renowned Explorers: International Society is a turn-based strategy game from the team behind Reus, and it looks great. Renowned Explorers was announced almost a full year ago, but has been pretty quiet since then. Developer Abbey games has now announced that the game has hit alpha, and will be open to select testers soon. You […]

  • Cities: Skylines developer commits to mod support

    Cities: Skylines will fully support the modding community. Hailing from famously mod-friendly publisher Paradox, Cities: Skylines is a no-brainer for mod support – especially as a lack of mod support is one of the things SimCity was so heavily criticised for when it firts launched. In the developer diary below, Paradox’s Jakob Munthe is joined […]

  • Nosgoth update adds Vanguard, many fixes

    Nosgoth, the free-to-play multiplayer brawler set in the Legacy of Kain universe, has been given a significant makeover. The major feature of the latest Nosogth game update is a new playable human character called the Vanguard. “Equipped with mighty throwing axes and a shield, the Vanguard can take more punishment than any human class that […]

  • Xbox Live Gold 12 month sub $40 on Microsoft store

    Microsoft is offering $20 off 12 month Xbox Live Gold subscriptions at the moment. An Xbox Live Gold 12 month subscription will normally set you back $60, but a Microsoft Store promotion has it on offer for $40. The offer is restricted to the US store. Although you can opt to grab your sub as […]

  • Tomb Raider movie script to be penned by TMNT writer

    Tomb Raider will be Evan Daugherty’s second reboot of an established universe. The Tomb Raider movie reboot has signed on a writer and a distributor. Deadline reports Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Divergent, Snow White And The Huntsman and G.I. Joe 3 writer Daugherty will write the film. Additionally, Warner Bros. has signed on to distribute, […]

  • Shelter 2 pre-orders open, launch trailer debuts early

    Shelter 2 is a game in which you are a mother lynx and must protect a den of kittens. Yes, it’s delightful. Shelter 2 is coming to Mac and PC on March 9. Pre-orders are now available on Steam at 10% off or on GOG.com with a free skin and soundtrack, or 20% off if […]

  • That Batman: Arkham Knight trailer is full of codes

    Batman: Arkham Knight’s trailer is like a Transformer – there’s more than meets the eye. The new Batman: Arkham Knight trailer contains a number of codes. Eagle-eyed users have spotted four so far, and work on cracking their meaning is progressing. According to an /r/games thread rounding up results so far, the codes pertain to […]

  • Assassin’s Creed haystacks won’t save you from a fall

    Assassin’s Creed fans, don’t try this at home. Assassin’s Creed characters can survive falls of almost any distance as long as they aim for the haystacks scattered handily throughout the environment. As you probably deduced from your familiarity with common sense, this isn’t a real thing: falling from heights kills you, the same way a […]

  • Why are people buying PS4 and not Xbox One?

    PS4 is outselling Xbox One – but why? A new report may have the answer. Last month, the PS4 outsold the Xbox One in the US again, returning it to the top of the charts after just two months away. Why? What has caused this reversal in fortunes in Microsoft’s home territory? According to a […]

  • Toejam and Earl are back with a new Kickstarter

    The early 90′s are alive and well in a new bid to bring back Toejam and Earl. Toejam and Earl released for Mega Drive (Genesis, Americans) in 1991, and the eponymous characters went on to count among Sega’s best-known characters. They appeared in a platformer, a light gun shooter and finally a 2002 Xbox game […]

  • New Wander trailer shows off Azertash form

    Wander is a collaborative, non-combat MMO in which you can take on a number of unique forms. Wander players begin as an ambulant tree called an Oren and can progress through several different bodies as they explore the environment, learning its secrets. One of these, which we’d not seen before this trailer, is the amphibious […]

  • SOMA approaching beta phase on PC and PS4

    SOMA, the new horror game from the Amnesia: The Dark Descent crew, is getting close to playable. Frictional Games has apologised for its recent silence over the project, but said it’s focused on reaching beta. Sorry all for the silence! We're closing in on Beta and everyone's working hard to get there. Once that's done, […]

  • Square Enix does not condone Final Fantasy: Mystic Quest HD Remaster

    Square Enix has said it’s not involved with a fan remake of Final Fantasy spin-off Mystic Quest. 1992 SNES game Final Fantasy: Mystic Quest is being remade by Dark Design as Mystic Quest HD Remaster. The developer is even taking pre-orders for the project. Unfortunately, it looks like it is in no position to be […]

  • New Hunger teaser released by LittleBigPlanet Vita co-developers

    LittleBigPlanet Vita co-developers Tarsier Studios have released a teaser trailer for Hunger, which was announced in May 2014 at the Nordic Game Conference. The game has been rumored to be the firm’s unannounced Sony project since 2010. Platforms are still to be announced, but the studio became a first-party SCE developer a few years back, […]

  • Here’s two Mario Party 10 overview videos, one featuring amiibo

    Overview videos for Mario Party 10 and the amiibo which work with the title have been released by Nintendo Japan. Obviously each one is in Japanese, but you get the gist all the same. Mario Party 10 releases on Wii U March 20 in North America and Europe. Thanks, AGB.

  • Clan Raids announced for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Companion App

    Activision has announced a new Clan Raids mode will be made available through the Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Companion App. According to the CoD community blog, raids are time-based challenges where success earns you a spot on the Clan Raids leaderboards and new Clan Raid-exclusive in-game gear like the Equilibrium set. Clan members will […]

  • Play Battlefield Hardline starting March 12 through EA Access

    Xbox One users with an EA Access subscription will be able to play 10 hours worth of Battlefield Hardline starting March 12. EA Access members will are being granted access to the game five days before the street date, with full multiplayer and all saves transferring over into the main game. It was announced yesterday […]

  • This video summarizes the contents of Destiny patch 1.1.1

    With Destiny patch 1.1.1 now available, here’s a video summary of what to expect. In the video above, Arekkz Gaming gives you a rundown of the important bits in the update. Subscribe to Arekkz Gaming for more Destiny tips and trick through the link.