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Skyrim footage out of Comic-Con is lovely

Saturday, 23 July 2011 23:06 GMT By Stephany Nunneley

Some footage of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim has been released out of Comic-Con, and it seriously makes us wish November would get here already, no matter how damn cold it is that time of the year. The video, posted below the break courtesy of GameFront, shows all in-game footage. It’s very nice. The game is out on November 11 for PC, PS3, and Xbox 360 – in case you’ve been living under a rock or something.

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33 Comments

  1. Erthazus

    I’m not so sure. Something looks like an improvvement and something … Not…

    Modified engine animation is still clunky. Console interface which is probably Ok for consoles, but how about a PC interface?
    UI also looks like from a mobile phone seriously… thats not how you make a UI for a fantasy roleplaying game.
    Havok Physics as always good… Visuals are ok… Gameplay improvements? I don’t see any at all. Except that spells effects they improved.

    Oh dear, i hope it’s not an Oblivion fiasco. I want my favourite TES going to back to the Morrowind roots.

    #1 4 years ago
  2. YoungZer0

    Thank god they changed the interface. It was a horrible mishmash that just took more time than it should. More so on the PC version than on the Console version.

    The design is also much better, the usual fantasy design is getting tiresome and sometimes even embarrassing (See Demon’s Souls). Glad they did a better job on it this time around. It looks like a modern, grown up fantasy.

    The animations are still not as good as they should be. Clunky, sometimes broken. Don’t think they’ll manage to fix it in time.

    Also like the gameplay improvements, like using spells and swords at the same time, or two swords at once.

    #2 4 years ago
  3. stretch215

    I just recently started playing oblivion, and it’s awesome. I’ve never been an RPG fan,especially fantasy rpg’s (You know, elves and shit) but oblivion has changed that. Looking at skyrim all I can say is “wow”. If this game is as deep as oblivion we will all be in for a treat come November.

    #3 4 years ago
  4. DSB

    Really stretch? How the heck do you figure?

    I picked it up after the fact, and I figured I just thought it was so crap because it was old. I simply couldn’t go on for very long. The combat felt a lot less inspired than Mount & Blade and what I saw of the story was just stupid, with the silly little king and the boring hellword full of nothing. At no point did I realize why I should give a fuck.

    Except for maybe avenging the huge insult it is to kill Captain Picard while he’s still in his pyjamas.

    #4 4 years ago
  5. UuBuU

    @1 – Say what you want about the UI, but the inventory looks a LOT better than both Oblivion and Morrowind’s – especially Morrowind’s, which was shockingly awful (i’m a PC gamer by the way, before you point the ‘consolenoob’ finger).

    In Skyrim, you can actually get a good look at items without having to equip / unequip them.

    And i’m not sure what you mean by “morrowind roots” … play Arena and Daggerfall if you want TES roots. People always say ‘Oblivion was just a dumbed down Morrowind’, but really, Morrowind was just a dumbed down Daggerfall in many ways.

    #5 4 years ago
  6. Doz12

    i agree with you stretch oblivion brought the fantasy rpg genre to the masses and skyrim appears to have gone one better! i really cant see at the moment why anyone would speak against skyrim!!!

    #6 4 years ago
  7. Moonwalker1982

    Most of it was shown during E3 , only the spider part is new. is it really from comic con? Nonetheless awesome, and it may be too early to already say but i expect this to be my GOTY. After Oblivion and Fallout 3 i know what to expect and that is nothing but greatness, absolutely love those games to death.

    #7 4 years ago
  8. stretch215

    @ DSB. It’s definitely not a flawless game, but I’m drawn to it nonetheless.

    #8 4 years ago
  9. UuBuU

    @6 – There’s a saying: “When you try and please everyone, you run the risk of pleasing noone.”

    Basically, an RPG should be aimed at RPG fans. Once you start broadening your audience outside of the RPG genre, that’s when the quality of the game starts to take a dip.

    It’s the same in music when a band starts to change their style to appeal to a more mainstream audience outside of their original genre. Sure, they may get rich quicker… but people will always look at their early work as being better, and say they sold out later on.

    ….

    Morrowind and Oblivion were really accessible RPGs as it is. Why they feel the need to make Skyrim even more accessible is beyond me.

    #9 4 years ago
  10. YoungZer0

    @9: More sells?

    #10 4 years ago
  11. Jerykk

    I think the new UI looks terribly inefficient. I don’t care about the ability to view and rotate items. I do care about having to scroll for five minutes to find and equip the item I just picked up. In an RPG, creating a quick and efficient UI is essential. You should show as much information as possible on any given screen and minimize the amount of scrolling required to access this information. The Skyrim UI has huge text and icons, requiring more scrolling. Hell, you now have to scroll just to see your stats.

    #11 4 years ago
  12. YoungZer0

    @11: Really, were have you seen that?

    #12 4 years ago
  13. DSB

    @8 Fair enough, I just don’t get it. Everybody has it on their “best ever” list, but I just felt like it was a huge world full of nothin’.

    I figured it was because it was old, but your experience would seem to totally contradict that. I’m at a loss :P

    #13 4 years ago
  14. UuBuU

    @13 One word – mods. The mods alone make it one of the best open-world games of all time.

    In fact, I can’t think of any game that really comes close to Oblivion in terms of the quality of mods.

    #14 4 years ago
  15. CreeperTheScamp

    I would like to start by agreeing with UubuU, #9, when the game is dumbed down to please 8 year old gamers and new people to TES, it loses all of the rpg flavor. PLEASE Bethesda, don’t streamline TES into a level by level action game (as sad as it makes me feel, this may just happen within the next game gen). Please, next time, lose the finishing moves! This is not Mortal Kombat for Talos’ sake…

    #15 4 years ago
  16. Jerykk

    @12

    http://media.rpgsite.net/images/274/skyrim_040411_08.jpg

    You can’t see all your stats on a single screen. You have to scroll left and right. Pretty ridiculous.

    #16 4 years ago
  17. CreeperTheScamp

    As much as I do like the fantasy parchment style interface, the 3D items in the inventory is cool… maybe for a change for better, you could turn the items around in your fingers to observe them instead of the items just floating… but to be honest, as bad as morrowinds interface was, this interface has nothing on it still.. too smartphone-ish.. Never really heard of the 4th E Ipad sooo what’s the deal? High tech does not and most definitely should not be in an else scrolls game. I will be playing Skyrim but developers beware…. don’t take the “simplifications” too far.. you are losing your legacy in these games…

    #17 4 years ago
  18. Demiath

    @ZoungZer0 I’m likewise somewhat tired of generic fantasy aesthetics (at least in serious/non-humorous games) but Demon’s Souls’ meticulously realized, surprisingly subtle and sometimes achingly beautiful art design is far from “embarrassing”. You’ll have to take a second look at DS because you’ve clearly missed everything that From Software did with that game in terms of the graphics…

    #18 4 years ago
  19. jacobvandy

    There will be mods to fix stuff like huge fonts and even menu organization, so while it’s sad to see them make dumb decisions in UI design, that’s more of an inconvenience than a real problem. The cool thing is that they added something modders would never be able to, which is the ability to examine items in your inventory.

    But if you can’t enjoy Oblivion at all without mods, you should steer clear of Skyrim, as well, and probably try another genre…

    #19 4 years ago
  20. Kuwabara

    GRAPHICS NEED AN UPDATE!

    #20 4 years ago
  21. Wyk

    @Kuwabara

    Not really. The PC version of the game has amazing graphics. On the consoles, it is a different story as the developers have a limitation on the hardware usage.

    All of these previews are off the Xbox 360 version of the game. PC version has not been demoed even once yet.

    The dynamic lighting effects on the environment are greatly improved from Oblivion. For a game of this great size, the depth of visuals are actually very impressive.

    #21 4 years ago
  22. Moonwalker1982

    People should not forget that this is NOT the finished UI. This has been said by Bethesda’s to Angry Joe on Youtube. In this UI you can’t even see if a armor/sword is stronger than the other, it will all change and look different.

    Pete Hines says at 7 minutes that it will all change, it’s not the final build.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QR1dBcSmfMU

    #22 4 years ago
  23. Doz12

    @9 fair point but i dont think that skyrim is going to do a Dragonage. Elder scrolls to me is about doing what you want to do with no limitations.

    skyrim looks to have kept this ethos and built upon it with random events and the fact that quests given to you are not fixed to a certain dungeon and will be moved to a dungeon yet unexplored. Personelly i think it looks the best game that bethseda have made and far outbeats any almost all other rpgs on the market at the moment.

    #23 4 years ago
  24. Moonwalker1982

    I’m not too afraid that they are gonna casualize it too much, from what i understand it’s gonna be more like Fallout 3 in the sense of perks and such, which is absolutely fine with me. As long as the game is still huge, has you backtracking from the story quest because of all kinds of sidequests you encounter..i’m good. I loved that in Oblivion.

    #24 4 years ago
  25. DSB

    @14 You wouldn’t happen to have a laundry list of those laying around, would you?

    #25 4 years ago
  26. YoungZer0

    @16: If i remember correctly, you had to scroll down or up in order to see all your stats in Oblivion. It’s actually a good thing that you have so many stats. Otherwise that would mean they choose to cut some of it.

    @18: Oi, i was talking mainly about the UI and Typography. This has never been the strength of From Software, and never will be.

    @25: Check the top100. http://www.tesnexus.com/

    #26 4 years ago
  27. UuBuU

    @26 the top 100 is an good place to start, but it’s better to just browse by catagory and sort by endorsements. There’s tons of stuff that can drastically improve the quality of the game.

    Also, check out Nehrim and Andoran – Two TC mods for the game. A lot of people consider Nehrim to be better than Oblivion itself in many ways… and Andoran looks incredible from the trailer.

    #27 4 years ago
  28. Johnny Cullen

    Most of that footage is what I seen back in April in Utah – @7: that was part of the demo from BFG 2011 – and what was probably shown at E3, but there’s some bits I didn’t recognise from both.

    I’m going to be seeing it again in Cologne in a couple of weeks. Really can’t wait.

    #28 4 years ago
  29. Phoenixblight

    Its probably the same exact build and they use it because its the most flashy and presentable. Just like the Silent Hill pictures this site has shown off those were from the beta build and not from the current build.

    #29 4 years ago
  30. Johnny Cullen

    I’ve added a new version in there, considering the one before was pulled.

    #30 4 years ago
  31. BraveArse

    @DSB – I’m with you – I didn’t really “get” Oblivion in the same way others did even back at launch. I have to admit though I was blown away by the first few hours.

    I find I generally have to be in a really specific and ( for me ) rare frame of mind to enjoy Bethesda games. I love the depth that they can offer, but I hate the feeling that I’m playing a puppet show.

    More than graphics per se, I have a fairly low tolerance for poor animation, and Bethesda have always truly sucked at it. Even in that footage the choice of perspective is obviously to hide the character animation.

    I used to switch to 3rd person to see my armour, then get annoyed by my puppet motion, and switch back to FPS quickly, that goes for Fallout 3 too. I know that’s probably fairly shallow, but to me, animation is crucial to suspending my disbelief.

    #31 4 years ago
  32. m2stech

    Everything except the pony riding was great, we can’t expect next gen improvements for the PC version as long as PS3/360 are here.

    #32 4 years ago
  33. TVs Everywhere

    @5:

    Indeed. I chuckled at “Morrowind roots”. What “roots” are there to be found in Morrowind? The REAL roots of the series lie in Arena, or MAYBE Daggerfall. And considering how Morrowind was “dumbed down” significantly from Daggerfall, I find it amusing that people act as if the series started with Morrowind.

    No, the real reason why they keep worshipping that game is because it’s the first ES game they actually played. Kind of funny when you think about people playing the THIRD of a series and acting the series’ “roots” are in that game. Rose tinted glasses, much?

    If those people want to lament the series being “dumbed down”, they should start with whining about their “precious” Morrowind, because that’s exactly where the series started to consistently be “dumbed down”.

    #33 4 years ago

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  • PS Store Easter sale discounts MGS: Ground Zeroes, Far Cry 4, more

    The Easter Sale is live on the EU PS Store, with Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes for less than £10, FIFA 15 Deluxe Edition for £30 and other savings. Some of the PlayStation 3, PS4 and Vita discounts are valid through April 8, other through April 15. PlayStation Plus members can also take an […]

  • Bloodborne video: how to unlock the first shortcut in Old Yharnam

    Here’s a video for Bloodborne players showing a quick way to unlock the first shortcut in Old Yharnam. It also provides a look at things you may have missed in Central Yharnam and The Sewers, courtesy of VaatiVidya. Don’t forget, we have guides posted for the game with more updates coming soon. Bloodborne released in […]

  • Bloodborne issue prevents summons at Vicar Amelia fight

    A Bloodborne bug has prevented players calling on help to take on one of the nasty early bosses. Bloodborne bosses are significantly easier to take down in co-op. Unfortunately, at least one of them is proving difficult to find help for – and not just because not many players have obtained the Small Resonant Bell […]

  • Mass Effect 3 on sale on EU PSN, but not free

    Mass Effect 3 is discounted on the European PSN, but it’s not free. Update 2: The option to add to cart now lets you choose between the free trial or full version. The full version is on sale for £6.49 or £5.84 for PlayStation Plus members. The free trial is of course is still available, […]

  • Elite: Dangerous Race to Elite winners announced, one player makes £10,000

    The winners of Elite: Dangerous’ Race To Elite competition have been announced, with one player receiving the grand prize of £10,000. Back when Elite: Dangerous launched, developer Frontier announced a competition that would award players to first reach Elite rank in trading, exploration, or combat, a prize of £1,000 each. The grand prize – £10,000 […]

  • GTA 5 Online Heists guide: How to make the most money with Special Bonuses and Elite Challenges

    You’re not hitting heists for the good of your health. Here’s how to max cash rewards. Money. GTA Online players love it. Greenbacks are the core of the entire experience, allowing you to buy the best weapons, vehicles and stupid haircuts. Heists, as promised, gives more opportunities than ever to earn serious cash, but once […]

  • PlayStation 4 firmware update 2.50 coming tomorrow

    PlayStation 4 firmware 2.50, codenamed Yukimura, is due for release tomorrow, March 26. Firmware update 2.50 for PlayStation 4 will be launching tomorrow, March 26, Sony has announced. Codenamed Yukimura, the system update is promised to bring suspend/resume feature, trophy sync improvements, accessibility options, and much more. 2.50 has been in beta testing a while […]

  • GTA 5 Online Heists guide: adversary modes, daily objectives, free roam challenges and more

    Heists aren’t the only addition in GTA Online’s latest DLC – there’s a lot of content that can earn you big RP and cash payouts. GTA 5 Online Heists guide: adversary modes, daily objectives, free roam challenges While heists are the talking point and big payoff after more than a year of waiting, there’s a […]

  • Battlefield Hardline: what’s the best Police sniper rifle?

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  • Evolve 1.3 patch nerfs Wraith, adjusts Kraken

    Evolve is receiving a new patch that aims to put an end to the Wraith’s dominance. Evolve developer Turtle Rock outlined a few of the changes coming in patch 1.3. The patch brings balance changes to the monsters – mainly the Wraith – as well as other various changes to Hunters’ tools based on player […]

  • Bloodborne: watch the opening 40 minutes

    The opening minutes of Bloodborne really do set the stage for what’s to come. They’ll also help you decide if this game is for you. Arekkz Gaming has captured the first 40 minutes of Bloodborne. Complete with the opening cutscene, and the first few obstacles you’ll face. The video is commentary free, so wear headphones […]

  • YouTube will relaunch livestreaming service with focus on eSports and gaming – report

    According to industry sources, Google is preparing to relaunch YouTube’s livestreaming service with a focus on eSports and gaming. According to anonymous sources speaking to TheDailyDot, Google is planning to bring back YouTube’s livestreaming service. The company is said to have started recruiting around 50 engineers with experience in the field, “a pretty big statement […]

  • I think I’m too old for Final Fantasy 15

    Final Fantasy 15 was nine years in the making – and counting. Are we the same people we were in 2006? Final Fantasy 15: Episode Duscae A demo available for PS4 and Xbox One. Offers a couple of hours of gameplay. More if you jump over the borders. Bundled with Final Fantasy 15 Type-0 and […]

  • New multiplayer mode for Splatoon announced

    Nintendo has sent over three screenshots for Splatoon along with information on the Wii U another of the title’s multiplayer modes. Called Ranked Battle, it keeps track of each player’s online ranking. Splat Zones is one of the additional ways to play online in this mode. It differs from Turf War, which is the main […]

  • 2015 WoW Arena World Championship has a $250,000 prize pool

    Blizzard has announced the WoW Arena World Championship will culminate at BlizzCon 2015. World of Warcraft 3v3 Arena teams from around the globe will compete for spot at the 2015 WoW Arena World Championship and for a share in the $250,000 prize pool. Online qualifiers will be held for North America, Southeast Asia, Australia, New […]

  • The Crew two-hour demo now available in US, tomorrow in the UK

    Ubisoft has announced a free trial of its driving MMO The Crew will be available tomorrow, March 25 in the UK. It’s live today in North America. For current players, the Vintage Car Pack and Vintage Live Update, including a new PvP mode, are now available. The Vintage Car Pack included the Chevrolet Corvette C2 […]

  • Minecraft Mass Effect Mash-Up and Pattern Texture Pack out from today

    A Mass Effect Mash-up pack and the Pattern Texture Pack will release on PlayStation 3, PS4 and Vita today in North America and tomorrow in Europe. The Pattern Texture Pack is also available for Xbox consoles today. The Mass Effect Mash-Up pack contains the Mars Facility from Mass Effect 3 plus textures and craftable items […]

  • The Talos Principle expansion pack Road to Gehenna announced

    An expansion for The Talos Principle has been announced titled Road to Gehenna. The expansion follows the narrative of Uriel, Elohim’s messenger, as he explores a “strange, hidden part of the simulation” on a mission of “mercy and redemption.” Uriel is attempting to free the souls of the damned “at all costs.” Road to Gehenna […]

  • Twitch Plays Pokemon finally catches ‘em all – even the rare Mewtwo

    Twitch Plays Pokemon players have captured all 151 original Pokemon which were included in a modified version of Pokemon Red, and this includes the rare Mewtwo. It took 39 days for Twitch players to catch ‘em all. Have a look at the impressive feat for yourself below. Thanks, Polygon.

  • GameStop will have limited units of Majora’s Mask New 3DS XL back in stock

    Those who missed out on the Limited Edition Majora’s Mask New 3DS XL will have another opportunity to purchase it outside of eBay. Tomorrow only, GameStop stores in the United States will have four units in stock, according to and internal memo sent to Kotaku. This is every store in the country, and again, only […]

  • Second phase of Fortnite closed Alpha launches today

    Fortnite’s second closed Alpha test will go live this afternoon, according to the official website. Those currently participating will have until April 14 to test the online aspects for 12 hours per day (noon -12am EDT). All progress from the previous Alpha test will be wiped, and other changes are listed in the patch notes. […]

  • Dragon Age: Inquisition: Jaws of Hakkon out now on PC, Xbox One

    As promised yesterday, the single-player DLC for Dragon Age: Inquisition, Jaws of Hakkon, is now available on PC and Xbox One. It will run you or £11.99 or your regional equivalent. The new content expands the land of Thedas with mountainous regions and forests, and it is full of “vicious enemies.” Players will also be […]

  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare trailer shows Ascendance gameplay

    Activision has released a new gamepay trailer for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare to support the Ascendance DLC which releases next week. Ascendance, will release first on Xbox consoles March 31 and includes the next chapter of the Exo Zombies Saga, Infected, along with four new multiplayer maps: Perplex, Site 244, Climate and Chop Shop. […]

  • Batman: Arkham Knight will be a digital only release on PC – report

    It appears Batman: Arkham Knight will not see a physical release on PC, according to ShopTo. The retailer was told by its buyer the Rocksteady game will only be released on PC in digital form. ShopTo is currently double checking the information. If accurate, it is unknown if this will be case in North America […]

  • Bloodborne patch focusing on load times, performance optimizations in the works

    A patch for Bloodborne which will address load times is in the works, Sony has said The load times were one of the issues noted in Digital Foundry’s report on the From Software title. Sony told Eurogamer the patch would also explore other issues as well. “The development team is currently exploring another patch for […]

  • Gearbox would “love” to have entire Borderlands collection on current-gen

    An Xbox One and PlayStation 4 version of the original Borderlands game is something Gearbox Software is interested in, according to studio boss Randy Pitchford. Speaking in the latest Major Nelson podcast, Gearbox CEO Randy Pitchford said should Borderlands: The Handsome Collection prove successful, 2K Games might consider a current-gen version. “The fact that The […]

  • Wolfenstein: The Old Blood artwork shows the catacombs, dock, more

    Over the weekend we posted Wolfenstein: The Old Blood artwork along with news of a retail release in Europe. Today, we have better quality images of said artwork to share with you. Enjoy. The standalone prequel will be released digitally on May 5 on PC, PS4 and Xbox One in North America, and digitally on […]

  • Slender: The Arrival terrorizes PS4 and Xbox One this week

    In case you forgot, what with Bloodborne out today and other high profile releases of late, Slender: The Arrival is out today on PlayStation 4 in North America. The scary game will arrive on Xbox One tomorrow, March 25, and in Europe on PS4. Slender: The Arrival is an expansion on the original Slender game […]

  • World of Warcraft’s WoW Token rollout slated after launch of patch 6.1.2

    Blizzard has announced it will start rollout its WoW Token option in the weeks following the launch of patch 6.1.2 on March 24. WoW Token allows players to exchange in-game gold for game time and vice versa. Blizzard will release WoW Token first in realms serving North America, Oceania, and Latin America and will expand […]

  • The Evil Within: The Consequence dated for April, teaser video released

    Part 2 of Juli Kidman’s adventure in The Evil Within will arrive next month with the release of The Consequence. Above is a brief teaser showing some of the “madness” Kidman will encounter. The Consequence will arrive on Tuesday, April 21 on PC, PlayStation 3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One. European PlayStation players will […]

  • Bloodborne sometimes “struggles to run at a smooth frame-rate” per performance analysis

    Bloodborne has been analyzed by Digital Foundry and according to the report, even with a 30fps cap the game sometimes “struggles to run at a smooth frame-rate.” The game’s day-one 2.69GB update 1.01 is “essential” as it contains improvements to game performance and stability and the frame-rate tests run by Digital Foundry were in single-player […]

  • Borderlands: The Handsome Collection reviews round-up

    Borderlands: The Handsome Collection reviews are out in the wild so we decided to catch a few of them for you. Borderlands: The Handsome Collection is out today on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. The collection packages Borderlands 2 and Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel along with each game’s DLC content on one disc. Better graphics and […]

  • Evolve, Forza Horizon 2, WWE 2K15 are this week’s Deals with Gold

    Evolve, Forza 2 Horizon and WWE 2K15 are just some of the games which are part of this week’s Xbox Deals with Gold. You can also pick up the Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Pro Edition for 20% off as well as the standard edition for 33% off. For the Xbox 360 crowd, there’s also […]

  • Xbox 360 2015 Spring Value bundles now available starting at $250

    Microsoft is offering a discount on three Xbox 360 bundles with prices starting at $250. The Xbox 360 2015 Spring Value bundles feature various content such as a Kinect, 500GB console bundle and one month of Xbox Live Gold. Xbox 360 500GB Spring Value Bundle: comes with Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare download and Fable […]

  • Rainbow Six Siege beta sign ups now open

    Ubisoft is letting everyone register for the upcoming Rainbow Six Siege closed beta. Rainbow Six Siege is due for a closed beta sometime this year. Ubisoft has opened registration to everyone. All you need to do is enter your preferred platform and log in using your Uplay account. You will be entered into a waiting […]

  • Advanced Warfare: Exo Zombies map Infection is creepy

    The upcoming chapter in Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’s Exo Zombies mode is called ‘Infection’ and Activision has been slowly revealing bits and pieces about it. A few teasers have been dropping ahead of Ascendance launch this month. The teasers are about the second episode in the Exo Zombie story, Infection. First off, the map. […]

  • This is the Bloodborne press kit in all its glory

    Bloodborne is a gorgeous game so it’s only fitting that the press kit it came in is a reflection of that. The pictures capture the many amazing bits of the Bloodborne press kit. A press kit is what’s usually sent to the reviewers alongside the review copy. They’re usually very ornate and almost all of […]

  • This Hearthstone turn is taking over 40 hours and you can watch it happen

    A very smart Hearthstone player has rigged his game to make one turn take over 40 hours, and it has been going for over 22 already. Hearthstone player Mamytwink set up a game against his friend to try and achieve the record for the longest turn in Hearthstone ever. Basically, Mamytwink set the game up […]

  • The Witcher 3: Geralt’s beard grows over time, but not Gandalf-long

    The beard of The Witcher 3 protagonist Geralt will grow over time, but you can trim it if you choose to. As part of a recently published impressions piece by German magazine Gamestar (translated by NeoGAF), The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt developers revealed that Geralt’s beard will in fact grow over time. Not content with […]

  • Sony mistakenly abandons Bloodborne trademark in the US

    The administration side of Sony Computer Entertainment has not been in the best of shapes recently. Sony has abandoned four game trademarks yesterday, one of which is for Bloodborne. The trademarks were all registered with US Patent and Trademark Office. All of the games trademarks pertain to unreleased games and Sony would’ve had to either […]

  • Payday 2 will be supported until 2017

    Payday 2 developer has announced that it will continue to support the game for the next two years. Payday 2 developer Overkill has revealed today that it’s planning to support the game until 2017. What this means is that more free content as well as paid DLC are in the works for release later. Payday […]

  • These are the top Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare weapons, according to the developer

    Based on their overall kill-to-death ratio, what are the best guns in Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare? Developer Sledgehammer reveals the top 5. Sledgehammer’s Michael Condrey has revealed on Twitter the top 5 weapons in Advanced Warfare based on their overall kill-to-death ratio. Here’s the list: ARX-160 – Hole Puncher Ameli – Heavy HBRa3 – […]

  • H1Z1 has sold more than 1 million copies

    H1Z1 has already sold over 1 million copies on Steam. H1Z1 may still be in Early Access on Steam, but it has already sold more than 1 million copies. Daybreak president John Smedley announced on Twitter earlier. H1Z1 launched in January and instantly became a hit. The game has consistently been on Steam’s top 10 […]