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Resident Evil 7 not appearing at E3 says source close to Capcom

Friday, 31 May 2013 17:41 GMT By Stephany Nunneley

It looks as though Resident Evil 7 may not make an E3 appearance after all, reports Geimaku.

Earlier this month, a promotional poster “claiming” to be for Resident Evil 7 and sporting a “The War Ends Now” tagline, was purportedly “leaked” onto the net.

Whether fake or not, and we are leaning on the former, a source close to Capcom states a RE7 is not on the cards for the LA Convention Center next month.

Capcom has previously stated that it will be monitoring reaction to Resident Evil: Revelations on consoles and PC before it makes a decision on where the series will head in the future.

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17 Comments

  1. xxJPRACERxx

    Just forget that franchise and start something new.

    #1 2 years ago
  2. salarta

    “Resident Evil 7 will not appear at E3, so watch for it at E3!”

    I’m pretty sure a different commenter around here at one point linked to evidence that the picture above was really a fanmade mock-up. The picture’s even appeared on GameFAQs as far back as February.

    Anyway, I’m hoping RE7 stars Jill and Claire, and NOBODY from RE6 aside from maybe Sherry shows up in it. If Jill and Claire couldn’t be in RE6 despite it being promoted as this big reunion, with Ada even calling it a “Raccoon City reunion” with Claire nowhere in sight, then everyone in RE6 shouldn’t be in RE7.

    #2 2 years ago
  3. SameeR_Fisher

    Okay good, now give me Dino Crisis Reboot and I will be happy, make it something like RE Remake, so it would be Dino Crisis Remake, WOW.

    #3 2 years ago
  4. Richenbaum

    @2 that I can agree on. it should definitely be Claire’s turn at bat again.

    #4 2 years ago
  5. Rosseu

    I hope they don’t make a 7. I recently bought the 3DS port Resident Evil: Backtracking, and it was annoying as fuck. Jill was very hot but it was still annoying and shitty. That game received positive feedback?

    #5 2 years ago
  6. salarta

    @5: First, if you’re saying you bought the 3DS version of Revelations… Revelations was initially released on 3DS last year, not ported to it from other mediums. The 3DS version was the original, everything else it’s been released on make up the ports.

    Second, it depends on what you’re focusing on. Revelations was very much like the original game when it comes to approach and layout, so I guess if having the game set in a mostly self-contained environment is a problem, then that’s your thing. There’s also fair reason to complain about the controls a little bit, because the controls did make some parts unnecessarily difficult, but it was still quite playable, moreso than other recent RE games. The things that get it so much positive feedback are actually bringing the survival and the horror back to what was supposed to be a survival horror title, making it enjoyably tense and atmospheric.

    The third and final thing is that it has to be admitted, some of the positive reception could be a result of comparison. Revelations is better than RE6, so praising Revelations further reinforces that it’s the direction Capcom should take with the franchise.

    #6 2 years ago
  7. Clupula

    Claire should be able to live her life in peace. She found her brother. Her mission is over. She can stick with the office job she said she wanted after Degeneration.

    Personally, I’d have the next Resident Evil have two totally new protagonists and be a smaller story taking place in the established universe of the game.

    Maybe a young couple stuck in a single building or small town when a sample of the C virus is unleashed by some random terrorist group. There’s no need for war zones or globe trotting. Or even the BSAA to be involved, except in mention. Maybe have a cameo by Jill and Chris at the end of the game or something. But keep it small in scale and keep it within one smaller setting.

    Personally, I would have loved to have seen RE6′s Leon campaign to have been the length of all of RE6 and kept within Tall Oaks.

    #7 2 years ago
  8. Rosseu

    It’s the PS3 version. Yes it was like the original game but just for the first 3 episodes, the rest was RE5 all over with the game throwing 10 to 15 enemies at me in very narrow spaces. So the survival part is: I have to save my ammo for a lot of enemies, or try my luck and dodge which does not always work and knife them.

    I don’t know what direction you’re talking about but if they can make an RE that is as creepy as the first few chapters in Revelations, and keep it that way for the rest of the game and not resort to cheap bombardment of enemies every few minutes then that’d be great.

    #8 2 years ago
  9. salarta

    @7: More accurately, the office job that the people currently in charge of the Resident Evil series decided she should have, which makes for a convenient excuse to keep her out of future games. And even then, the “office job” they gave her could STILL be worked around for her to star in future games. It’s pure and simple bullshit for Claire to be left out of this stuff, yet Leon comes back over and over.

    If the series gets rebooted without Jill and Claire as main stars (either together or separately) in a main numbered entry, I’m never buying another Resident Evil game. Simple as that. Before RE6, they could have rebooted the franchise or continued it with two brand new characters while leaving the others in the past. Now, it’s too late. They basically gave a slap in the face to two out of four of the most important characters in the whole franchise, and that needs to be made up for.

    You’re going to claim it doesn’t need to be made up for, and if you approach that as purely opinion, then we simply disagree, but I remain resolute that dicking Jill and Claire out of the most important supposed anniversary game for no legitimate reason when the whole world was suffering through a major pandemic means it needs to be made up for. I’m not going to settle for anything less than the two of them getting to star in another main entry. THEN, after that, I’m fine with the franchise moving on or restarting. But not before.

    @8: Thanks for clarifying on what system you got it for. Knowing that is also helpful to know because different versions play differently. And I completely agree with you that the first few episodes were better than the remainder, though I will say that the whole game was so, so much better than RE4 and RE5 were to me (I never played RE6, never will). And I say that having thought very well of RE4, and having felt RE5 was okay. Revelations is the only game of the franchise in the past decade to make me eager to keep playing.

    But, as you said, the controls could use improvement, and I think some of it could be that it was ported over from 3DS. Dodging was annoyingly difficult in many cases. I was never successful with knifing enemies. It takes WAY too long to be able to line up a shot, and the agonizing time it takes to make that work was what made the final boss fight “hard,” not actual difficulty. And I never liked the rush of enemies, ESPECIALLY with the comms officer fight. It didn’t make the fight seem challenging, it only pissed me off.

    I think it did a lot of great things though. I think dodging could be good if it’s fine-tuned. I like the whole idea of scanning for things, and using the scanner to see laser fields. I like the return of puzzles, as simple as they were here. I hated the comic relief team, and I thought Jessica was too hyper-sexualized, but I liked all the rest… even Rachel, who was hyper-sexualized as well, but what little we saw of her personality-wise was interesting to me. There was a certain amount of real horror to her, a glimpse into the terrible sensation of what it’s like for a virus to change you and make you suffer while doing its thing. I would’ve liked to see more of that, and I hope future Resident Evil games take advantage of that.

    #9 2 years ago
  10. zinc

    Gosh, some people take games far too seriously o_0

    Personally I think Capcom should reboot the franchise. Have a young Claire get shipwrecked on an island… Full of pirate zombies… Only a bow to defend herself…

    Surefire hit.

    #10 2 years ago
  11. salarta

    @10: Only works for sales if she’s terrified of even the tiniest threat.

    #11 2 years ago
  12. Clupula

    @9 – Well, I’m sure Capcom would be terribly worried about losing your one sale.

    “Yeah, we took the franchise back to its horror roots and we’ve outsold Resident Evil 6, but…sorry, Salarta didn’t buy a copy, so we’re a failure.”

    I think that’s why Tomb Raider is considered one by Squeenix. Sure, they sold 3.4 million copies, but their real goal was 3,400,001 copy and your one sale is what threw them off.

    They should totally say, “Screw story continuity, screw Claire wanting to no longer have to deal with zombies and endless abominations! Salarta wants her to have to suffer because he’s having a hissy fit that she wasn’t in RE6.” Personally, as a writer, if I were forced to bring her back for an RE7, I’d kill her off, just for the emotional punch it would bring. Kill her off right in front of Chris…and then have Chris die at the end of the game too, so the franchise can only continue with Jill, Leon, Sherry, Jake, and Ada.

    #12 2 years ago
  13. Clupula

    @9 – Also, as someone who hasn’t had a chance to play Revelations, thanks, once again for the spoiler. Of course, Capcom themselves kinda spoiled it by showing the particular skin of what happens to the character you mentioned, but still, thanks for reminding me of a spoiler I had managed to forget about.

    #13 2 years ago
  14. Clupula

    @10 – No, she gets no weapon, except a giant purple Saints Row dildo. And is naked, the entire game. And can only fight the zombies by choreographed danced numbers, with leering camera angles.

    “Shake your butt to ward off the zombies!”

    Now, better with Kinnect.

    #14 2 years ago
  15. Mjorh

    @14LOL!

    I hope they’ve sort of catched on what a mess RE6 was n try to make a real RE experience, i remain skeptical though !

    #15 2 years ago
  16. salarta

    @12: Yes, that is precisely what I was saying, that companies only care about my personal purchase! You have the absolutely correct interpretation of my statement and most definitely are not just exaggerating the shit out of things to make my approach to these issues look dumber than it is! In fact, you’re so right, I bet Squeenix is going to call me up personally any day now to head the next Tomb Raider game.

    I’m one person, but I stand by what I care about, and I say what I stand by. That’s all anyone can really do short of making billions of dollars, starting a company and buying the IP. I’m one person, but I’m not the only person. Mocking my willingness to be vocal about such things isn’t going to change that, particularly since I’ve seen what happens when you’re silent about what you care about and its worth to you.

    Saying “screw story continuity” to mock my caring about respecting the past is laughable because that’s what they’ve been doing for years now, especially in games like Umbrella Chronicles where they change parts of old games to suit their whims. No, it’s not screwing story continuity in ANY way for Claire, as part of TerraSave, to be in a camp helping to oversee aid efforts over an outbreak when one occurs and she’s once again caught in the middle of one. That is just one of MANY potential scenarios for her to return, the only limitation to whether or not they happen is if you have something personally against the character or her continuing to be worth a shit to the franchise like she should.

    And yeah, sure. Kill off Claire. You do that. And enjoy your little step in killing off the franchise in the process. There’s a reason all the characters that have died in RE4-6 plus the films were brand new characters, with the exception of Wesker, and even his having been killed off is a big thorny issue. Besides, why kill off Chris and Claire? Why single them out? Is it… because you have something against them personally? What makes them more worthy of being killed off than any of the other characters? Why wouldn’t Leon get killed off after going on so many missions, as you would expect in a real life situation that chances of continuing to live drop with each mission you go on at such high risk levels? Why wouldn’t Ada Wong get killed off, with all the dirty secrets she’s been involved in and the companies she’s tied to undoubtedly wanting to get rid of the risk she poses of their secrets getting out?

    I don’t want any of the main characters to get killed off because it’s completely unnecessary. Even though I abhor Ada Wong for being put on a pedestal in RE6 while Jill and Claire were needlessly left out of the game, I still don’t think she should be excised from the franchise. Each character brings something to the table, and instead of being asshats and obsessing over their fanboy favorites of Chris, Leon and Ada, Capcom should be using ALL of their characters. The only reason I “obsess” over Jill and Claire is because Capcom basically went out of their way to dick them over in RE5, Degeneration and RE6, first by making them look like complete failures in need of the men around them to save them and make them better (RE5, Degeneration), then by refusing to acknowledge their worth to the history of the franchise (RE6). Revelations was a step in the right direction, even though they just “had” to force Chris into it. I’d do the EXACT same thing if the shoe was on the other foot, and Jill and Claire were plastered in everything while Chris and Leon got dicked out of fair depiction and representation relative to their history and worth to the series.

    Jill and Claire back as leads in a main numbered entry, and Rebecca, Barry and Carlos should all return as well. More characters exist than the “sainted” Chris, Leon and Ada, it’s time for Capcom to acknowledge it. They’re not writing Shakespeare, they’re writing B-movie grade material. There’s no excuse.

    @13: I’d be concerned about the “spoiler” I said there if it wasn’t for Capcom spoiling it themselves constantly in their marketing of the game. I knew that “spoiler” before I even played the game or looked up information online about it. There are other real spoilers I could have said.

    #16 2 years ago
  17. theslavicsociopath666

    In Resident Evil 7, I’m just hoping for a more horror-type gameplay. In Resident Evil 7, I would like to see Helena as a main character, single player. I enjoyed her with Leon’s campaign in RE6, so it would be great to see her back. One thing that I don’t think Capcom should do is make multiple storylines. Keep it like RE4, and just have a main story. Maybe Helena’s mission is to extract new information on the c-virus, and while there, a whole plot unfolds. (Not sure of the story, I’m not a creative writer.) She fights evil bosses, and even her mutated sister, Debra, could come back (as a new deformed species, just to change it up).

    #17 2 years ago

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  • Modders can now earn money through Steam Workshop starting today with Skyrim

    Valve has introduced a new functionality within Steam Workshop which will allow mod makers to earn money for their creations, starting with Skyrim. The update will allow content such as mods, items, or maps to be sold through Steam Workshop for titles which have the feature enabled. A new “streamlined process for listing” has been […]

  • 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 […]