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Tomb Raider skipped Wii U to avoid half-hearted port, says dev

Monday, 28 January 2013 17:17 GMT By Dave Cook

Tomb Raider developer Crystal Dynamics isn’t bringing its reboot to Wii U, according to creative director Noah Hughes. He has explained exactly why in a new interview.

In a video interview with TrueGaming, Hughes said, “I’m always a fan of the Nintendo systems, in particular they really push interface design, and from a game design perspective it’s fun to play with new interfaces. Having said that, it’s something that I think we would want to tailor the experience to if we were going to do it.

“All three [other console and PC versions] are really trying to deliver roughly the same experience, but delivered best on each platform, and I think something like the Wii U often asks you to do something unique based on a unique interface. That’s something as a gamer I love, but it’s something you don’t want to do half-heartedly as a developer.”

What do you make of that then? Would a standard port have been acceptable enough, or would you have wanted something more from a Wii U build?

Thanks Gamespot.

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28 Comments

  1. ps3fanboy

    this comes not as a shock that many will skip the wii-u. it just isn’t capable of running new games of today… and worse its gonna get when the nextgen arrive in a year…

    #1 2 years ago
  2. gomersoul

    shame Nintendo didn’t skip Wii u to avoid a half hearted next gen console :P

    #2 2 years ago
  3. lexph3re

    I wouldn’t call the Wii U a half hearted next gen especially if PS360 lasts another 3-5 years. I just hope they don’t focus so much on group games they forget about the person who plays alone.

    #3 2 years ago
  4. dreamcastnews

    @1,2

    Wow your ignorance is purely bliss. Funny, PS3Fanboy, I seem to remember the PS3 had a real rough start so surely judging the Wii U really isn’t where you want to be.

    I forgot when a console became judged on how ‘next gen’ it is, do either of you clowns even know what that means? How do you judge a console as ‘next gen’ if its just graphics, I feel very sorry for your chronic case of tunnel vision.

    #4 2 years ago
  5. monkeygourmet

    It didn’t stop anyone else doing shitty ports…

    #5 2 years ago
  6. DeVitowned

    As a gamer, I don’t give a shit if the port takes advantage of the unique interface or not. I want to play the game for the game itself, even if it is a carbon copy of the version coming out for the other consoles.

    Use AC3 as an example, there really isn’t much of a difference in interface, with an expanded map showing on the screen, or the ability to play the entire game on the screen itself. I would be quite satisfied laying back, head on the pillow playing the new Tomb Raider on the GamePad screen.

    This excuse developers have been using as of late concerning not bringing ports to Wii U based on them taking advantage of a unique interface is bullshit; pure damn laziness.

    #6 2 years ago
  7. polygem

    i will probably skip this game anyway. i am thinking about starting to play third party games on my ps3 finally. the 360 was my main console, but xbl gold expires in march and with ni no kuni, gow and last of us around the corner i am really thinking about making the ps3 my main console now for this fading gen. i am excited about the ps3 again, which really only was my exclusives machine this gen…would be fair to change that now i think.

    @lex: forgetting the last thread ;)
    …you really think 3 to 5 years? i mean, i was out in the woods with the dog today reflecting a little about next gen. i really think ms should launch soon, maybe end of the year, early next year. ps3 still has more steam i think. i can really see it last ´til late 2014 but then, that´s it.

    #7 2 years ago
  8. Francis O

    @ 1,2

    LOL—– Xenoblade 2 or X says hi, That game looks better than any current generation RPG and has massive world.

    Wait till E3, Retro will show you a thing or two with Metroid Prime 4.

    #8 2 years ago
  9. theevilaires

    What OMG the supposedly “NEXT GEN CONSOLE” can’t even get a current gen port….LMAO. Come on Nintendo play catch up or do what you do best release your rehashed first part games 6 -9 month gaps to keep your platform alive. Proof is in the pudding but people still are in denial the Wii U should have launched in 2006 instead of that gamecube 2 aka Wii.

    #9 2 years ago
  10. dreamcastnews

    What are you talking about you jibering retard? Do you know how many Wii consoles have been sold? Did Nintendo say this was a ‘next gen’ console? Clue, no; They didn’t. Those ‘rehashed’ games? Like what exactly? I guess you’d think Gears of War, Killzone, Uncharted, Forza, Halo, God of War etc are all fresh as a daisy?

    The Wii U is at least trying to bring something new to the table, obviously that’s lost of a gamer concerned purely by graphics.

    Before you quip with ‘fanboy’ or some shit like that, I like all three consoles I just have a low tolerance for cretins.

    #10 2 years ago
  11. Francis O

    @9 how is it Nintendo’s fault Crystal Dynamics doesn’t want to port Tomb Raider to the Wii U? Mass Effect, Assassin’s Creed, and other ports are on Wii U. Resident Evil Revelations, Aliens Colonial Marines, and Injustice Gods Among Us are coming to Wii U as well.

    #11 2 years ago
  12. daytripper

    @10 http://m.kotaku.com/5961840/nintendo-boss-declares-wii-u-the-start-of-the-next-console-generation-teases-looming-surprises

    #12 2 years ago
  13. lexph3re

    I think MS should honestly run the steam boat. Wait for a ps3U price drop then drop the 360 price again. Use it to become the ps2 of this gen if their smart. Of course that means making a notably different console then their current and letting it sit with upgraded next-gen games and 1st party exclusives.

    I can really see MS pulling that off.

    #13 2 years ago
  14. dreamcastnews

    @10, Nintendo are quoted saying ‘new generation’ not next generation.

    #14 2 years ago
  15. daytripper

    Oh for fuck sake

    #15 2 years ago
  16. theevilaires

    @10 and 11.

    I have two questions for both of you…and Poly eventually

    1. How hard is it to port a game over to a console with double the memory and slightly faster GPU & CPU?

    2. Why didn’t Nintendo release the Wii U in 2006 instead of the Wii?

    #16 2 years ago
  17. dreamcastnews

    @16, like a blunt compass – you’re missing the point.

    They aren’t saying that it can’t be ported, they are saying that they can’t think of a worthwhile use for the controller at reasonable time that this game would be launching for the other two.

    Why would they release the Wii U in 2006 when they obviously had the right formula in 2006 with the Wii, fresh off the bat of the failing Gamecube, the last thing Nintendo needed was another graphics race (at the time) with Microsoft and Sony, they saw Sony was selling millions of PS2 consoles still and went for that market, indeed the Wii is the Gamecube 2 purely because it’s everything (sales wise) the Gamecube should have been.

    It’s not news that Nintendo are a slight graphical step behind now, we have the Gamecube to thank for that or at least – the public that didn’t buy the machine to begin with, everyone with eyes also knows that Nintendo play the ‘different approach to games’ card.

    #17 2 years ago
  18. daytripper

    I like Nintendo, have grew up with them and for me the SNES is in my top three best systems however this generation/next generation debate started with the Wii, before that there was no argument it was straight forward, the new systems would be a clear step up from the previous release but now we have a ” is it” ” it isn’t” ” it’s a new generation in itself ” when previously there was none of this talk at all, it was easy and clear as day. I think the Wii U is decent, MiiVerse is great but is it a next generation console ? Not for me and when the Ps4 and Xbox Next arrive it will be interesting to see if Wii U follows Wii in terms of third party support.

    #18 2 years ago
  19. dreamcastnews

    @18

    Oh I reckon it will be just like the Wii when it comes to third party support, but hopefully Nintendo by that point will have shaken the reputation gained by the Wii and have more hardcore orientated titles, which is evident by their recent Nintendo Direct, they know that they have to publish the wheat and discard the chaff.

    #19 2 years ago
  20. monkeygourmet

    @18

    I have exactly the same idea about PS3 though.

    Great for exclusives but I wouldn’t touch a lot of the third party stuff with a barge pole as I have a 360.

    So for me, and a lot of people, the PS3 serves exactly the same purpose as the Wii.

    This may well change next gen if the PS4 is easy to develop for, however, I still can’t see it being a huge problem. It just means the Wii U will have a shitload more exclusives.

    #20 2 years ago
  21. Sini

    LOL @ people still hoping nintendo with do anything different regarding lackluster third party support after n64, gamecube, wii efforts. You’ll get your third party collaborations couple times like in the old days, they’ll sell like shit, and that will be it. Fourth time in a row.

    I said it before and I’ll say it again, nintendo doesn’t deserve to have its own home console. Behind on eyecandy each gen, most recent new core ip was pikmin; over 10 years ago? and piss poor third party support, online infrastructure in its infancy.

    #21 2 years ago
  22. dreamcastnews

    Why do you keep going on about Pikmin idiot?

    Chibi Robo
    Trauma Center
    Zack & Wiki
    Excite Truck
    Battalion Wars
    Inazuma 11
    Another Code
    Xenoblade
    Last Story
    Pandora’s Tower
    Wii Party
    Wii Play
    Mystery Case Files
    Electrplankton
    Professor Layton
    Doshin The Giant
    Donkey Konga
    Nintendo land
    Metroid Prime
    Disaster Day of Crisis
    Endless Ocean
    Ghost trick
    Kororinpa
    Wing Island

    And tonnes more I can’t be assed to list

    Why on earth would you keep bringing Pikmin up, must be the fourth time you’ve name dropped Pikmin, I guess your experience with Nintendo products lies solely with playing a ten minute game of Pikmin in 2002 on a store demo GC?

    You do understand that practically every developer under the sun made a Wii game? And shock, some were actually fantastic, I feel sorry for you if superficial things like visuals are top on your list…. Lol I bet you bought a Sega Mega CD and 3DO in 1993 ‘look at those graphicccczzzz’

    #22 2 years ago
  23. Sini

    truth hurts, doesn’t it kid. And it’s go back to your PC, get it right console peasant.

    #23 2 years ago
  24. absolutezero

    Man video games are fucking shit.

    #24 2 years ago
  25. dreamcastnews

    @23 console peasant ?

    Phahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahaha………

    …… Phahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahaha

    What an out and out shit for brains.

    #25 2 years ago
  26. CPC_RedDawn

    I love to see these comments go from game development to graphics and power rants.

    So what, the article says that the devs didn’t feel like they had time to properly focus on the new controller to actually use it the way they would of liked to. You know for a fact that the game would come out and maybe have slightly better graphics on WiiU than 360 and PS3 but it would have rubbish controller support and people would just focus on that rather than the fact that its more or less the same game as the other platforms.

    Nintendo have got a double edged sword on their hands with the Wii and Wii U, they are making new ways to play sure. But they are also taking away from the actual games themselves. People are more interested in the controllers now than the actual game it self such as story, graphics, gameplay, etc. If a game comes out on the WiiU and all it has is an inventory screen on the controller then people bash it for not being inventive enough.

    Who cares if the console has X or Y amount of power, have you seen that Zelda tech demo? or Mario Galaxy on the Wii, or Wind Waker HD remake? They look fantastic and Mario Galaxy was on the Wii which was basically an overclocked Gamecube! But more importantly the game was great fun to play!

    #26 2 years ago
  27. dreamcastnews

    @26 +1

    #27 2 years ago
  28. ketamine

    It’s funny when kids think that a company s “lazy” for not porting to a specific platform. These are corporation work for a profit, do you seriously think they would not port it if it was making money for them?

    Whether it would not sell or would be bad and would not sell does not really matter but calling them lazy is just childish.

    #28 2 years ago

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    Tony Hawk Pro Skater 5 has been announced by Activision, which isn’t shocking in the slightest. Correction: My stupid brain has EA on it due to the financials release later today. The game is being published by Activision. Not EA and I previously stated. I apologize, and have reprimanded myself in a most sever manner. […]

  • Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain Collector’s Edition is sold out in the UK

    Hopefully, you pre-ordered the Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain Collector’s Edition in the UK already. If not, you are likely out of luck. According to GAME, the pack which contains the Half Scale Replica of Snake’s Bionic Arm has sold out in the UK. The retailer confirmed the news to Videogamer this morning. […]

  • Far Cry 4 Complete Edition coming June 19 for PC, PS4 to the UK

    A Far Cry 4 Complete Edition has been announced and it includes the full game as well as the Season Pass. This is the sku which popped up on Amazon Germany earlier in the week. The Season Pass provides access to five separate pieces of DLC. Here’s a refresher on the DLC content: The Syringe: […]

  • The Witcher 3: live Q&A stream with CDP, new monster dev diary inside

    The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is out in just two weeks, and if you want to know more about Geralt’s latest adventure, CD Projekt is hosting a live Q&A now on Twitch. There’s also a new developer diary below which focuses on monster in the game. The Witcher 3 is out on May 19. Huzzah! […]

  • Forza Horizon 2′s Alpinestars Car Pack has five cars and is ready for download

    The Alpinestars Car Pack for Forza Horizon 2 is out now on Xbox One and its the only way you will ever be able to afford a 1992 Bugatti EB110 Super Sport. Unless, of course, you win the lottery or are left in some rich person’s will. In that case, I’ll take the ’53 Corvette, […]

  • Shadow of Mordor – Game of the Year Edition is now available in North America

    Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor – Game of the Year Edition has been released in North America. It will be made available in the Europe on May 7 and in the UK May 8 for £49.99 on consoles and £34.99 on PC. As previously announced, this edition contains all previously released DLC content as well as […]

  • Two GAME exclusive versions of Halo 5: Guardians now available for pre-order

    GAME has announced two exclusive versions of Halo 5: Guardians, and both are now available for pre-order exclusively through one of the retail chain’s 318 stores or online. The £79.99 Limited Edition Halo 5: Guardians, which delivers new digital content wrapped in a steel book. There’s also the £199.99 Halo 5: Guardians Limited Collector’s Edition […]

  • Deals with Gold: Far Cry 4, Assassin’s Creed Unity, Bioshock Infinite, more

    Microsoft has announced its latest Deals with Gold discounts for Xbox Live Gold members. Franchises on sale include Far Cry, Call of Duty, along with individual titles Assassin’s Creed Unity and Bioshock Infinite. The full list is below. Bioshock Infinite discounts are available for both Xbox Live Gold and Silver members. Xbox One Far Cry […]

  • Wolfenstein: The Old Blood has released, watch the launch trailer here

    Wolfenstein: The Old Blood has launched on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. You can watch the launch trailer for it below. Boxed copies in Europe arrive from May 15, and in Australia/New Zealand on May 14. You can grab digital copies from the following online services: Steam, PlayStation Network, Xbox Store.

  • GOG’s online service GOG Galaxy is now in open beta

    GOG Galaxy, the DRM-free online gaming platform from the folks at GOG, has left Alpha and is now in open beta for all to try. As previously announced, the online service, similar to Steam, is option. Players do not need to play online as all games are stored by the service and can be played […]

  • DayZ-inspired Goat Simulator DLC GoatZ is out this week on Steam

    Goat Simulator players can download DayZ-inspired DLC this week called GoatZ. According to Coffee Stain Studios, GoatZ is “the only survival game on Steam that isn’t in Early Access.” Jokingly of course. The DLC features: Mandatory crafting system because everyone else is doing it. Zombies that bug out. There’s a pun here about actual living […]

  • No, Far Cry 4 is not currently free on PSN

    You may have seen a few Tweets from people saying that the PS4 version of Far Cry 4 is available to download from PSN for free. This is not true. A few readers have tipped us off to what looked like a glitch on PSN that allowed players to download the full version of Far […]

  • Metal Gear Solid: The 1984 Collection confirmed to be a clothing line

    Konami is teasing a Metal Gear Solid thing called “The 1984 Collection.” The Metal Gear Solid Facebook page posted this image about an hour ago: The caption reads, “Step back into the 80′s with our new MGS collection coming very soon! Stay tuned!” This is supposedly in reference to the clothing line that was announced […]

  • Portal, The Simpsons, Jurassic World & Scooby Doo packs listed for Lego Dimensions

    Lego Dimensions is likely getting a few unannounced content packs. One of which is themed around Valve’s Portal. A set of unannounced content packs for the upcoming Lego Dimensions have been revealed by US retailer Walmart. The listings include packs for The Simpsons, Scooby Doo and Jurassic World, and most interestingly, Portal. The listings have […]

  • This is the most authentic recreation of GTA 2 in real life ever

    Affordable drones have many uses. Most of them are not nearly as exciting as recreating GTA 2 in real life. I am surprised it took us this long, but someone has finally captured footage using a drone that resembles the protagonist’s experience in the classic GTA 2. These aren’t just shots of cars from a […]

  • PlayStation 4 sales reach 2m in the UK

    Sony has sold 2 million PlayStation 4 consoles in the UK, faster than it did with the PlayStation 2 – the company’s best-selling machine in the country. MCVUK is reporting that as of last weekend, 2 million PlayStation 4s have been sold in the UK. The data is based on GfK Chart-Track estimates. This makes […]

  • H1Z1 gets female characters, skin colour options planned

    In an effort to improve diversity in the game, H1Z1 developer has added female characters. Female survivors can now be found throughout the world of H1Z1. Developer Daybreak added the new feature in a patch released last Friday. You will be able to choose a female avatar in the main game and in Battle Royale. […]

  • Possible teaser site for Castlevania creator Koji “IGA” Igarashi’s new game opens

    Either Castlevania creator Koji “IGA” Igarashi is working on a soon-to-be-launched Kickstarter for his new game, or someone is pulling an elaborate prank. At PAX Prime last year, during Keiji Inafune’s Mighty No. 9 panel, a flyer was handed out to attendees that showed what appeared to be a 2D game of some sort with […]

  • Destiny weekly reset for May 5: Heroic and Nightfall strikes detailed

    Tuesday is here and Destiny’s weekly reset is also here. Bungie announced that your weekly Destiny grind has now begun. The Nightfall and Heroic strikes are now live too. This week’s strike is Winter’s Run. Rainbow burn is back for the Nightfall, which means you do more damage with all elemental weapons, but also receive […]

  • PC version of Project Cars delayed in Australia due to severe weather

    Recent weather conditions in Sydney, Australia are responsible for a slight delay of the PC version of Project Cars in the country. Sydney recently suffered from storms that caused flooding in some areas. One of those is the place where publisher Namco Bandai was storing PC copies of Project Cars. The stock was “severely damaged,” […]

  • Twitch’s new process makes it easier for streamers to appeal flagged content

    Twitch has updated its appeals process concerning videos that have been flagged by the audio ID system. Towards the end of last year, Twitch introduced a new audio recognition system that scans archived streams and automatically mutes the audio whenever copyright music is identified. The system has been in-use ever since and Twitch has today […]

  • The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt has a day one patch, but it’s not a major one

    The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt will indeed have a day one patch, to make the first-time experience as smooth as possible. Like many modern games, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt will have its day one patch. According to the developer however, it wasn’t born out of necessity. Miles Tost, level designer at developer CD Projekt […]

  • CoD: Advanced Warfare owners get free pistol today

    Advanced Warfare developer Sledgehammer Games is adding a new pistol to the game, free to all players. The M1 Irons is a new pistol that comes to Advanced Warfare starting today. The weapon is offered as a thank you gift from the developer. Sledgehammer says the Irons is good at range and packs a punch. […]

  • Fall down the Skullgirls Big Band music video rabbit hole with me

    Skullgirls is a pretty amazing fighting game, but did you know it’s also a passable music creation suite? Earlier today I was idly perusing an episode of PlayStation Underground showing off Skullgirls 2nd Encore, a re-release of the indie fighter packing in loads of new features and coming to PS4 – with full cross-play! – […]

  • The many uses of Wolfenstein: The Old Blood’s pipe weapon

    Wolfenstein: The Old Blood adds a sick new weapon to BJ’s arsenal: a pipe. In Wolfenstein: The Old Blood, a pipe is not just a pipe. Not only can you bash nazis with it, you can use it to climb walls, reach hatches, and even break through some walls. Plus? You can dual wield it. […]

  • Mortal Kombat X teaser gives first look at Predator

    Mortal Kombat X’s next celebrity guest was teased during the latest Kast. Today’s Mortal Kombat X Kast was mostly about all about Jason, but also included a very brief nod to Predator. You can watch the full livestream to see the tease in situ if you’re really keen, but IGN shared this convenient edit: There’s […]

  • Rock Band 4 has count-ins, drum fills and vocal harmonies

    Rock Band 4 will more closely emulate the feeling of being a real musician with some neat personalisation touches. For Rock Band 4, Harmonix elected to double down on player ownership of their experience rather than technical precision. To this end, it has implemented a number of cool new features. I am wildly envious of […]

  • Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z, Lost Planet 3 developer shuttered

    Spark Unlimited has gone down with all hands. The Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z and Lost Planet 3 developer has been shuttered and all staff laid off. Chief technical officer John Butrovich confirmed the news in a statement issued to IGN. “Spark Unlimited is closing as a video game developer. The ongoing opportunities for smaller mobile […]

  • PS Now subscription available on PlayStation 3 this month, Vita coming soon

    PlayStation Now’s all you can eat service has finally been dated for PS3. Subscriptions to PS Now, Sony’s cloud-based gaming service, will be available on PS3 from May 12 in the US. The all you can eat package will also be made available on select Bravia TVs and Sony Blu-ray players on the same date. […]

  • GTA 5 is even better with a gravity gun

    GTA 5 modders have made a dream come true, adding a gravity gun to your arsenal of mayhem-causing weaponry. GTA 5 isn’t ready for this. It looks like a heck of a lot of fun, but the poor old Los Santos po po can’t deal with the resulting carnage at all. If Rockstar were ever […]

  • “Mod makers should be able to make money from their creations,” says DOOM creator

    DOOM co-creator John Romero has weighed in on the paid mods debate. Paid mods are a hot issue right now. For years, Valve has been enabling content creators to make money from their work on Counter-strike: Global offensive, Dota 2 and Team Fortress 2, but when it partnered with Bethesda to offer the same for […]

  • Watch WRC driver Kevin Abbring smash through a DIRT Rally challenge

    WRC driver Kevin Abbring has been participating in Dirt Rally’s daily events – and kicking ass. Dirt Rally seems to have ticked one of the most difficult to attain boxes of racing development – creating something professional drivers like to play, and which rewards their years of experience. Codemasters published the video below showing Hyundai […]

  • Mortal Kombat X patch to bring PC version up to console standard

    Mortal Kombat X PC will be fixed tomorrow, NetherRealm has promised. The PC version of Mortal Kombat X has come under fire for poor performance, including stuttering frame rate and bugs as plenty. About 45 minutes into a recent Twitch stream, NetherRealm boss Ed Boon said an update will drop tomorrow to address many of […]

  • Destiny House of Wolves: all new Crucible maps detailed

    Destiny’s House of Wolves DLC will add four new maps to the Crucible, the game’s competitive multiplayer mode. Let’s take a look at all of them. Alex brings you new footage showing all of the four maps that will drop with House of Wolves. He goes over the layout, landmarks, gameplay styles, and other important […]

  • Custom Xbox One Star Wars controllers look very tempting

    Microsoft is celebrating May 4 by showing off concept designs for Star Wars-themed Xbox One controllers. May 4 is of course Star Wars Day and the controller concepts you’re about to see are just that, concepts. Or at least that’s what they said they are. There are four designs and they don’t look very practical. […]

  • Project Cars launch trailer is an anthology of race cars, set to the beats of Deadmau5

    Project Cars comes out this week and there’s just enough time for one last trailer. Project Cars, Slightly Mad Studios’ ambitious racer that has been in development for ages, is finally coming out this week. The racer received plenty of changes throughout its development based on community feedback and the final product will be in […]

  • Star Wars Battlefront dev reveals planet Sullust

    Sullust, a planet that has not been previously shown, will be featured in one of Star Wars Battlefront’s maps. Star Wars Battlefront developer DICE revealed today that planet Sullust will be one of the game’s locations. The planet was mentioned in the films and other Star Wars works, but was only shown today. DICE posted […]

  • Destiny House of Wolves: Tower vendor changes

    House of Wolves will change the inventory of some of Destiny’s vendors and add new roles to others. Here’s everything that has been announced so far. You know that House of Wolves will bring a new social space to the game in the form of The Reef. But did you also know that the good […]

  • Nintendo apologises for Amiibo shortages, will reissue some out-of-stock figures

    Nintendo released a statement today to apologise for fan’s frustrations in finding some Amiibo figures and promised to handle distribution better going forward. Nintendo has been criticised recently for its lack of communication when it comes to new Amiibo figures. Something which has lead fans to not know if certain figures are limited to some […]

  • Halo: MCC “a black eye for us,” Halo 5 won’t suffer the same fate, says franchise director

    The development of Halo: The Master Chief Collection was of an “outrageous complexity,” which was one of the reasons it suffered a horrible launch. None of that will happen with Halo 5: Guardians, according to Frank O’Connor. Frank O’Connor, Halo franchise development director opened up to Xbox Achievements about the difficult task of developing The […]

  • Destiny House of Wolves: weapon Reforging explained

    When House of Wolves drops in a couple of weeks, you’ll be able to change the stats of some in-game weapons. This process is called ‘Reforging’. Alex goes over all the details Bungie revealed about the new Reforging system. This covers the materials you need, the weapons that can be reforged and much more. Make […]

  • GTA 5 PC: control the in-game phone with your iPhone using this mod

    GTA 5′s latest mod lets you control the in-game phone with your real-life iPhone. Reddit user Planetleak wanted to see if he would succeed in getting his iPhone to control the phone in GTA 5. He did it and has a video to prove it. It’s not a mod per-se, but it emulates mouse and […]