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BioShock Infinite reviews begin, all the scores here

Monday, 25 March 2013 11:59 GMT By Dave Cook

BioShock Infinite reviews are now live. Get every score for Irrational Games’ stellar shooter right here.

Let’s not dick about here, this is a superb game. I finished it over the weekend and wrote a huge write-up here. Give it a read when you have time and remember, the game launches on PC, PS3 and Xbox 360 from March 26.

Now then, those scores:

Got a score we’ve missed? Chuck it below and we’ll add it when we have time.

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64 Comments

  1. JRNO

    Has there ever been an exclusive review that’s scored a game lower than 9 out of 10?

    #1 2 years ago
  2. pukem0n

    @2

    dont know, what did Aliens: Colonial Marines get? ^^

    #2 2 years ago
  3. KAP

    @2

    Exactly. With that said, it’s Irrational Games dude. For a publisher to fund a $200 game it’s no joke.

    #3 2 years ago
  4. zinc

    Would have been even better with multiplayer :-/

    #4 2 years ago
  5. The_Red

    @
    Publishers do ask for certain score limitations when they give out exclusive reviews or embargos. If your score is above 8, you are allowed to post it a week prior to release. If it is below 8, you have to wait until release date before publishing.

    Movie studios do it openly. All the critics can write their thoughts BUT only the ones with appropriate score (in studio’s mind) are allowed to publish in most cases. Even celebrated films like Dark Knight have used this tactic.

    #5 2 years ago
  6. Dave Cook

    @6 That’s happening less I noticed. Can’t actually remember the last time it happened to me personally. THQ did it with Saint’s Row 3 if I recall correctly.

    #6 2 years ago
  7. Fin

    @6

    This sounds like tinfoil hat speak.

    #7 2 years ago
  8. zinc

    ^ Maybe, but you notice how Dave said it’s happening *less*, not a complete rebuttal is it ;-)

    #8 2 years ago
  9. xxJPRACERxx

    How much of that $200M is for paid reviews?

    #9 2 years ago
  10. Dave Cook

    @9 Well I can’t say it doesn’t happen at all because I don’t know that for sure. It has never happened to me personally or to VG247 (thank christ), but the last instance I recall of it happening was for Saint’s Row The Third.

    Hope this helps clarify what I meant.

    #10 2 years ago
  11. The_Red

    @Dave
    Thanks for your reply and clarification. These exclusive reviews are fishy in and out of themselves. When IGN got this exclusive rev of BioShock, many members of the press reacted negatively. Even Geoff K was unhappy.

    #11 2 years ago
  12. Dave Cook

    @12 I think it needs to be made clear though that – in my experience – so, I’m not speaking for everyone so please don’t rip me apart folks, sites don’t write reviews to get exclusives.

    Sometimes publishers will ask for scores ahead of embargoes to then determine who will get to go early, not the other way around. Again – in my experience – it’s less suspicious than it seems from the outside looking in (Which it does, I understand).

    But as far as I know – and I know a lot of game critics – there’s no dishonesty at play.

    #12 2 years ago
  13. Sini

    94%, flop confirmed.

    #13 2 years ago
  14. DSB

    Games like Bioshock Infinite are a catch 22. There’s no way anyone would tell you if it was shit, even if it was. The hype is just too great.

    I don’t think it will be shit, but 9/10 is just a foregone conclusion with games like these, sadly.

    #14 2 years ago
  15. Cobra951

    @13: But you see that the problem remains either way, don’t you? The aggregate score on the game is going to be skewed upward until release, then it’s going to drop afterward. Advance reviews cannot be trusted to cover the whole opinion spread.

    #15 2 years ago
  16. Samoan Spider

    To be fair though, there are some critically slammed games I’ve played over the years that turned out to be a lot of fun. Conversely I’ve played plenty of critically acclaimed games that didn’t float my boat. The best critic is yourself and this one is on my media blackout list that will get played whatever anyone says ;)

    #16 2 years ago
  17. DSB

    @17 I think the fact that something like Mass Effect has gone from the first game to the third one without facing a real challenge is a stain on the profession.

    It’s as if the publishers wet dream of throwing money at something, and adding production values is all it takes to put your game above any real criticism.

    It’s certainly true that you and your friends are the best critics, but then my quesiton is, why can’t reviewers live up to that? It’s not hard to find gamers who are tough on the games they play, but somehow it’s pretty hard to find reviewers who are.

    That kinda defeats the purpose. With movies it’s almost the opposite. People in general are very uncritical, and it’s the critics who really hold the directors and producers accountable for their work.

    #17 2 years ago
  18. Samoan Spider

    @18 I find it impossible to disagree with you there. That’s kind of the point now, I have gotten so used to it over the years I put very little stock in what critics say about games and tend to judge for myself. Even with online opinions of players now, its like looking at any statistics, you have to discount the outliers and try to take a mean average for yourself to get any sort of picture.
    Yet as you say, with music and movies, those involved can get slammed for the most inane perceived faults by ‘critics’. With games, critics seem to desperately try not to bite the hand that feeds them.
    High production values, extravagant launches and all the other money pits that publishers have just to create goodwill to cover things up led to Doritosgate, but that watershed moment hasn’t come for other places as it did for VG247.

    #18 2 years ago
  19. Cyrano De Ballsack

    Destructoid – 10
    http://www.destructoid.com/review-bioshock-infinite-249341.phtml

    NAG Online – 94
    http://www.nag.co.za/2013/03/25/review-bioshock-infinite/

    Lazygamer.net – 96
    http://www.lazygamer.net/review/bioshock-infinite-pc-review-floating-dystopia/

    #19 2 years ago
  20. OliverKO

    You can add El33tonline’s review if you wish: 5/5

    http://www.el33tonline.com/past_article/2013/3/25/bioshock_infinite_review/

    #20 2 years ago
  21. Spinotron

    Gamesvillage 8.7/10
    http://www.gamesvillage.it/review/56344/bioshock-infinite-recensione.html

    #21 2 years ago
  22. Joe Anderson

    Here is our review

    http://www.shopto.net/news/42265/Bioshock-Infinite-Review – No Score

    Cheers :)

    #22 2 years ago
  23. JebusF

    9/10 from GodisaGeek.com

    http://www.godisageek.com/2013/03/bioshock-infinite-review/

    Thanks.

    #23 2 years ago
  24. Crazyreyn

    Digital Spy, 5/5
    http://www.digitalspy.co.uk/gaming/review/a468096/bioshock-infinite-review-ps3-soars-to-stunning-new-heights.html

    #24 2 years ago
  25. pamelapatty

    8.7 GamesVillage (PC Version)
    http://www.gamesvillage.it/review/56344/bioshock-infinite-recensione.html
    Thanks.

    #25 2 years ago
  26. DanteDestroyer

    HardGame2 (PC Version) 10/10
    http://www.hardgame2.com/pc/articulo-6922analisis-bioshock-infinite-review-videojuego-2kgames-irrational-game-of-the-year.html&page=4

    #26 2 years ago
  27. Kranitoko

    http://www.nave360.com/bioshock-infinite-review-before-rapture-there-was-columbia/

    How about mine from Nave360 which has been deemed a terrible review by many and such a low scorew of an 8/10? lol

    #27 2 years ago
  28. Dave Cook

    All added so far, thanks guys. Keep ‘em coming.

    #28 2 years ago
  29. Prof.Dr.Moertel

    Another 10/10

    http://www.giga.de/spiele/bioshock-infinite/tests/bioshock-infinite-test-der-beste-shooter-seit-half-life-2-video-review/

    #29 2 years ago
  30. Kranitoko

    Meant to say 4/5 for Nave360, but 8/10 works too. :)

    #30 2 years ago
  31. stefz0r

    gameslife: 5/5

    http://www.gameslife.gr/reviews/bioshock-infinite

    #31 2 years ago
  32. unacomn

    ” 8.7/10″
    This game must suck

    (this is a reference to http://grumpygamer.com/comic-7368 )

    #32 2 years ago
  33. dex3108

    Gameinformer 10/10 i GT 9.4/10

    #33 2 years ago
  34. SplatteredHouse

    Can’t pm staff, so. Plagiarist spotted: http://www.vg247.com/forum/topic.php?page=1&id=9074#post-45626

    #34 2 years ago
  35. Edo

    Good stuff.

    #35 2 years ago
  36. Old MacDonald

    Gamer.no (norwegian) 10/10 : http://www.gamer.no/artikler/139680/anmeldelse-bioshock-infinite/

    #36 2 years ago
  37. Erthazus

    I’m so skeptical about this game. It was hyped as a Gaming Jesus and result is the most obvious one.

    I need to check this thing out.

    #37 2 years ago
  38. Dave Cook

    @38 Just go in with realistic expectations and you’ll come out the other end fine :)

    #38 2 years ago
  39. danj0r

    Another 10/10 now over on AusGamers http://www.ausgamers.com/games/bioshock-infinite/review/

    #39 2 years ago
  40. Dave Cook

    Cheers chaps, much appreciated.

    #40 2 years ago
  41. polygem

    woho. these are great review scores. not so sure if i will pick it up at launch though. thing is, i am more pumped about the new sly game. i find that kind of strange too tbh…but that´s just how it is.

    #41 2 years ago
  42. Ristas

    GIGA 10/10

    http://www.giga.de/spiele/bioshock-infinite/tests/bioshock-infinite-test-der-beste-shooter-seit-half-life-2-video-review/

    #42 2 years ago
  43. Dave Cook

    @42 do it, just in case you can’t avoid spoilers. Seriously, the less you know the better.

    #43 2 years ago
  44. mikybcz

    Zing.cz 10/10 – http://www.zing.cz/recenze/973/bioshock-infinite-okridlene-dobrodruzstvi

    #44 2 years ago
  45. Ardul

    Hobbyconsolas.com 95/100

    http://www.hobbyconsolas.com/reviews/analisis-bioshock-infinite-49481

    #45 2 years ago
  46. f1r3storm

    http://www.eurogamer.de/articles/2013-03-25-bioshock-infinite-test

    9/10

    #46 2 years ago
  47. xxJPRACERxx

    So? Is it a good game?

    #47 2 years ago
  48. MartMart

    PopBucket 10/10

    http://www.popbucket.co.uk/review-bioshock-infinite/

    #48 2 years ago
  49. Toby Lee - Eurogamer.se

    Eurogamer Sweden 10/10

    http://www.eurogamer.se/articles/2013-03-25-recension-bioshock-infinite

    Bioshock Infinite is a magical experience on every level. Despite a few glitches and a couple of issues with pacing in the later parts, this game is already a clear candidate for game of the year.

    #49 2 years ago
  50. galbalazs87

    GameStar (Hungarian) 9.3/10

    http://www.gamestar.hu/bioshock-infinite-teszt-a-felhok-felett-mindig-kek-az-eg.html

    #50 2 years ago
  51. Panipal2005

    So which of these reviews are spoiler free? Because the Eurogamer one certainly isn’t.

    #51 2 years ago
  52. Dave Cook

    @52 My one is on the top banner. Spoiler free.

    #52 2 years ago
  53. RayWillmott

    Expansive (no score) – http://expansivedlc.com/expansive-overview-bioshock-infinite

    It’s completely spoiler free. Enjoy :)

    #53 2 years ago
  54. elite gamer

    gamespot — 9

    #54 2 years ago
  55. jon_

    PlayersLink (México) http://playerslink.la/playersreview_bioshockinfinite/
    9.0

    Spoiler free btw ;)

    #55 2 years ago
  56. pukem0n

    holy shit, fantastic scores

    #56 2 years ago
  57. Rodrister

    Viciojuegos.com (Spanish): http://www.viciojuegos.com/analisis/Bioshock-Infinite/Dios-no-juega-a-dados/6543/42105 97/100

    #57 2 years ago
  58. NinjaMidget

    Wow, I clicked on this link with nervousness that maybe the hype train had gone away with itself.

    8 ten scores in a row however eased the tension somewhat! Should I be reading Dave’s write up or is it a bit spoilerific? :P

    #58 2 years ago
  59. varrelo

    http://www.laps3.com/analisis/376467-analisis_bioshock_infinite.html 100/100 from LaPS3 (Spain)

    #59 2 years ago
  60. Stace Harman

    Edge: 9
    http://www.edge-online.com/review/bioshock-infinite-review/

    gamesTM: 10
    http://www.gamestm.co.uk/reviews/bioshock-infinite-review/

    #60 2 years ago
  61. anik_lc

    Machinima/Inside Gaming – 10/10
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=73jb0R4jMyI

    #61 2 years ago
  62. Hydrophobia

    Playerone.tv : 19/20

    -> http://playerone.tv/tests-jeux-video/586/360/test-de-bioshock-infinite.html

    #62 2 years ago
  63. tezzer1985

    Not reading any reviews or watching trailers…just going to buy and enjoy

    #63 2 years ago
  64. Lengendaryboss

    Pretty impressive reviews but for some strange reason i am not buying it.

    #64 2 years ago

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

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

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

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

  • Dragon Age Keep update includes more customizability and control

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  • Final Fantasy 4: The After Years 3D remake releasing on Steam next month

    Final Fantasy 4: The After Years has been given a makeover and will be released on Steam of PC next month. You can now pre-order it on Steam and take 10% off for the time being. The game will be released on the digital service May 12 and will include trading cards and achievements. Thanks, […]

  • This Project Cars video shows off the racer’s multiplayer

    Project Cars developer Slightly Mad has released a new video giving you a look at the game’s multiplayer. The game is out next month, and if you would like to refresh yourself on the tracks included,  give this a look. While you are clicking links, here’s the minimum and recommended PC specifications which dropped last […]

  • Looks like Logitech is getting out of OEM mouse production business [Clarification]

    Logitech will no longer produce “low-end” mice, citing a decline in PC accessories. This story has been updated to include a clarification. According to a Reuters report, per MCV, the firm will instead focus on video accessories and streaming music, as its wireless Bluetooth speakers are now its best-selling product rage. This will help offset […]

  • Win! We have 1,000 Heroes of the Storm beta keys to give away

    Must have more MOBA? Win one of our 1,000 Heroes of the Storm beta keys and see if you’re more Blizzard than LoL. Can’t wait for June 2? Of course you can’t. We have 1,000 closed beta keys for Heroes of the Storm to give away this week, allowing you access before Blizzard’s MOBA goes […]

  • Xenoblade Chronicles X Nintendo Direct airs tomorrow, April 24

    A Nintendo Direct devoted entirely to Xenoblade Chronicles X will air this Friday, April 24. The video showcase will start at 11am PDT/2pm EDT/7pm UK. After the showcase, a new Nintendo Treehouse: Live presentation featuring the game will air. This is the second Xenoblace Chronicles X Nintendo Direct, but the first in English. The first […]

  • Blizzard will have 500 game stations set up at gamescom 2015

    Blizzard is heading to gamescom 2015 in August and it will have 500 game stations set up for attendees to get their hands on five of its titles. The developer will be set up in Hall 7 and those who stop by will be able to get hands-on with the latest content for Heroes of […]

  • PS4 price cut to £299 in UK

    Sony has dropped the price of the PS4 in the UK. For a limited time only, you can grab the console for £299.99 from Argos, Game, Tesco and Very. Go to Amazon.co.uk and you’ll get it for £289. You’ve only got until April 28, then it goes back up to £349. Go, go, go. For […]

  • Mad Max: first ever gameplay footage revealed

    Today, we get to finally take our first look at gameplay from Mad Max. Avalanche and Warner Bros. have shown off the first gameplay trailer for Mad Max today. The trailer below offers a look at melee combat, car combat, customisation and much more. Give it a watch below: There are a few new screenshots […]

  • Overlord: Fellowship of Evil has four-player co-op like we figured

    Codemasters has pulled the veil back on the next Overlord game, and its a four-player co-op game called Overlord: Fellowship of Evil. Rhianna Pratchett is back to write the story. The game may be co-op at its core, but it can still be played single-player. Each of the four playable character have strengths and weaknesses, […]

  • Update now available for Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire, Pokemon X and Y

    Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire along with Pokemon X and Y are being updated by Nintendo to fix a few bugs and in-game text. There’s also the possibility of a few hacks and exploits being fixed. Per Nintendo Life (via Serebii), both patches are 250-270 blocks in size, and it’s a mandatory update which […]

  • Side-scrolling cover shooter Not a Hero gets a demo

    Not a Hero, the upcoming game from OlliOlli developer Roll7, has received a demo. The demo for Not a Hero was made available today on Steam. In the game, you play as Steve, the campaign manager for BunnyLord. A time-travelling rabbit who’s running for mayor of London. Think this is an absurd premise? This trailer […]

  • You have until April 30 to export your Green Day: Rock Band tracks to Rock Band 3

    Harmonix has announced that those looking to export their song collection from Green Day: Rock Band into Rock Band 3 can only do so until the end of the month. April 30 will be the cutoff date for anyone who wants to export tracks from Green Day: Rock Band into their Rock Band 3 library, […]

  • Batman: Arkham Knight minimum, recommended, and ultra PC specs revealed

    Batman: Arkham Knight is looking like it’s going to be quite a taxing game. Nvidia has released a list of the minimum, recommended, and ultra PC requirements for Batman: Arkham Knight. Here’s the full thing: Minimum OS: Win 7 SP1, Win 8.1 (64-bit Operating System Required) Processor: Intel Core i5-750, 2.67 GHz | AMD Phenom […]

  • Bloodborne patch 1.03 is live, reduces loading times, fixes suspend/resume bugs, more

    Patch 1.03 is now live for Bloodborne. The patch reduces loading times, adds item descriptions to loading screens, and fixes other various bugs. From Software has pushed update 1.03 live to all Bloodborne owners. As promised, it reduces loading times by approximately 5 to 15 seconds. Another new addition is showing item descriptions instead of […]

  • Battlefield 4: first look at Community Map in action

    Get your first look at the map designed by the community of Battlefield 4. Battlefield 4′s community-designed map is a reality. DICE has recently updated CTE to include an early version of the map. It’s not fully textured as Westie is about to show you, but the layout is nearly finalised. Westie goes over the […]

  • Microsoft apologises for uploading misleading Witcher 3: Wild Hunt footage

    Xbox’s YouTube channel uploaded a video of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt yesterday that was captured from the PC build. The most recent gameplay video for the The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt appeared on the Xbox YouTube channel and showed a quest from the game’s opening section. A few minutes after it had gone live, […]

  • Assassin’s Creed creator’s new game is Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey

    Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey is the game Assassin’s Creed creator Patrice Desilets has been working on. Patrice Desilets has just announced that the next game his indie studio Panache Digital Games is making is called Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey. The announcement comes from Desilets’s keynote at the Reboot Develop event in Croatia. The trailer started […]

  • Bloodborne: Cathedral Ward closed door mystery solved

    The mystery of the locked door at the bottom of the Cathedral Ward in Bloodborne has been solved. Bloodborne, like earlier From Software games, is filled with doors that don’t open the first time you try them. Some will give you “locked” messages, others “does not open from this side”. Some of these will open […]

  • Assassin’s Creed creator Patrice Desilets is revealing his next game now [UPDATE: ended]

    Patrice Desilets, one of the original creators of Assassin’s Creed is hosting a presentation where he’s expected to talk about his next project. Patrice Desilets has emerged once again. This time he’s attending development conference in Croatia. Desilets is giving a live keynote and there’s a good chance we’re going to hear about his next […]

  • Destiny House of Wolves: everything you need to know about gear upgrades & The Reef

    Bungie revealed plenty of important details in last night’s Destiny stream. Let’s go over everything. Alex wants to make sure you don’t miss any of the information revealed yesterday. Most of it affects all Destiny players too, even those who don’t intend on buying House of Wolves. During the first stream, Bungie explained the armour […]

  • Mod-friendly Galactic Civilizations 3 will leave Steam Early Access in May

    Galactic Civilizations 3 will leave Steam Early Access next month for a full release, Stardok has announced. The developer called the game the “largest and most diverse strategy sandbox to date,” as players have a variety of tools such as diplomatic treaties to resource exchanges, and United Planets resolutions to hundreds of research directions for […]

  • Ys 6: The Ark of Napishtim is out next week on PC – here’s the pre-order trailer

    Ys 6: The Ark of Napishtim will be released next week on PC, and today, we have a pre-order trailer for you. The game will be made available on April 28 for $19.99/€17.99/£13.99 on GOG, the Humble Store and Steam. Along with improvements over the original PSP version, it will contain less backtracking, controller support […]

  • Destiny: House of Wolves – full gear set up to level 34 in PvP and PvE, upgrades, more

    The Destiny: House of Wolves livestream this afternoon was chock full of information. Read onward for our full report. According to Bungie, Petra Venj, who serves the Queen, is the main story agent who leads the player through the main series of quests. Players who complete bounties will be able to level up in her […]

  • Destiny: House of Wolves – watch the livestream right here

    Bungie will host a Destiny: House of Wolves livestream at 2pm EDT today, and you can watch it right here. Watch live video from Bungie on www.twitch.tv The stream will introduce the new social space, The Reef, as well as gear upgrade paths. House of Wolves contains new Strike missions, The Prison of Elders three-player […]

  • FIFA Ultimate Team: week of April 22 team includes Barcelona, Chelsea players

    This week’s FIFA 15 Team of the Week is now available for FIFA Ultimate Team players. Each team member, as with previous weeks, is selected base on the previous weekend’s matches. Here’s the list of players now available: Starting GK: Claudio Bravo – FC Barcelona (Spain) CB: Leonardo Bonucci – Juventus (Italy) CB: Ömer Toprak […]

  • Sony’s Spring Fever Sale winds down with Shovel Knight and Call of Duty discounts

    It’s the final week of Sony’s Spring Fever Sale which means more games have been added to the mix. Shovel Knight, which launches today is one offer, and the rest are all Cal of Duty titles. The Taken movie series is on sale as well. With Shovel Knight available today on PlayStation 3, PS4 and […]

  • Drivers for Xbox controllers, voice messages, more features available in Xbox One preview

    Microsoft has announced new features coming to Xbox One and the Xbox App on Windows 10 through the preview program this month. Some of the new features have been requested by the community for both Xbox One and Xbox One SmartGlass. Here’s what to expect, straight from the horse’s mouth: Xbox on Windows 10 Game […]

  • Total War: Warhammer has been announced for PC, Mac, SteamOS

    Total War: Warhammer has been announced after previous teases from The Creative Assembly touched upon it. The game will contain “gigantic monsters, flying creatures, legendary heroes and storms of magical power.” It is also the first in a trilogy which includes two additional standalone titles and extra content packs. It will feature thousands of warriors […]

  • This video for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt features a quest from the prologue

    A new video for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt has been released, showing off the Precious Cargo quest contained in the game’s prologue. The quest tasks Geralt with helping a merchant retrieve a mysterious box from the swamps. The scene looks familiar, but we’ve seen so many videos for the game it’s hard to tell […]

  • Limited public beta for The Elder Scrolls Online kicks off tomorrow on consoles

    The limited public beta for The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited will launch on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One tomorrow, and Sony has provided details on the tester for those who’ve been invited to participate. The beta test contains the full version of the game and will run from April 23-27, and will start and […]

  • Dying Light debuts in second place on Media Create charts

    Techland’s Dying Light made its debut in Japan lats week, coming in a respectable second place behind Nintendo’s Girls Mode 3: Kirakira Code. The zombie shooter sold 25,530 units on PlayStation 4, while the top earner for the week moved a little over 55,000 units on 3DS. Another western release when landed on the chart, […]

  • Lord of Magna: Maiden Heaven will release in the west this June

    Lord of Magna: Maiden Heaven has been given a release date by XSEED Games, which announced the localization back in February. The title will launch for 3DS in North America on June 2 digitally and through retail. It will be an eShop only title in Europe and Australia when it releases on June 4. A […]

  • This Overlord video teases four new faces of evil

    A new Overlord game is in the works, going by the previous teasing and this video – which teases the possibility of four-payer co-op. Or just four characters to choose from. We don’t know just yet – all we know is the team is asking you to “join the fellowship.” A new entry in the […]

  • GTA movie will star Daniel Radcliffe as Rockstar’s Sam Houser, the BBC confirms

    The GTA movie Game Changer will star Daniel Radcliffe as Rockstar co-founder and president Sam Houser, theBBC has confirmed. The BBC also confirmed Bill Paxton will play Jack Thompson, a role Paxton already confirmed last week when speaking with Deadline. Here’s the synopsis per the BBC: “Conceived for an adult audience, this special 90-minute drama […]

  • Take a look at Etrian Odyssey 2 Untold’s Classic Mode

    Etrian Odyssey 2 Untold’s Classic Mode has received a trailer today. Etrian Odyssey 2 Untold will come with two modes, Classic and Story. Classic Mode was trailered today and in it, you’ll get to make your party by choosing from 13 classes. You’ll be able to customise them too using the character creation tool. Revamped […]

  • Shovel Knight: Plague of Shadows to come with new challenge mode

    Shovel Knight’s upcoming expansion Plague of Shadows will bring with it a new challenge mode. Shovel Knight developer Yacht Club Games has revealed the challenge mode, one of the new additions coming to the game with the free Plague of Shadows expansion. “Are you more into digging than distillation? Already have your Feats book long […]

  • Nvidia releases complete graphical guide for GTA 5

    Those with GeForce cards will be happy to know that Nvidia has released a comprehensive graphical tweaks guide for GTA 5. Nvidia usually produces graphical guides for the big AAA games, and GTA 5 is no different. Their guides offer in-depth coverage of each in-game setting, how much they affect framerate, if they can be […]

  • Cthulhu voodoo: why Bloodborne is the best Lovecraftian game

    Sherif Said tackles Bloodborne’s links to Lovecraftian horror, explaining why you should face the madness and immerse yourself in its lore. Spoilers inside. No other game could commit to its themes so religiously without feeling the need to compromise its vision and veer towards accessibility. Bloodborne stands tall above any game that dares attach itself […]

  • WWE 2K15 is coming to PC this year

    WWE 2K15 will make its way to PC this spring. WWE announced that WWE 2K15 will make its debut on PC in the spring. The game will be based on the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions, both of which came out in November. MyCareer and 2K Showaces modes are included, as well as all […]

  • GTA 5 PC: new mod adds snow to GTA Online

    If you’re looking to get some snow in your GTA Online, someone figured out a way. Modder ECB2 created a mod that works with GTA Online on PC. The mod is called “Snow in GTA Online” and it does what it says on the tin. YouTube channel imperfectplayers captured a video showing it in action. […]

  • Deals with Gold: Call of Duty edition

    Xbox Live Deals with Gold for the week of April 20 are now live with mostly Call of Duty games. Various Call of Duty games are on sale on Xbox One and Xbox 360 through Xbox Live this week. Indie games Never Alone and We Are Doomed managed to sneak in as well. With the […]

  • Mortal Kombat X: PSN sign in problems fixed in new patch

    Patch 1.03 is now live for Mortal Kombat X and it brings an end to the aggravating sing in issue encountered by some users on PS4. Mortal Kombat X 1.03 patch has been released. The patch fixes bug CE-34878-0, which affected the PlayStation 4 version. The bug caused users to have to log in and […]

  • GTA 5 PC: new patch fixes Windows Media Player issue, getting stuck in the clouds

    GTA 5 has received a new patch on PC to fix issues caused by the lack of Windows Media Player and getting stuck between online matches. Patch 335.1 is now available to all owners of GTA 5 on PC. The strange issue that affected those who didn’t have Windows Media Player installed, has been fixed. […]