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Call of Duty Ghosts multiplayer reveal: recapped here

Wednesday, 14 August 2013 08:51 GMT By Dave Cook

Call of Duty: Ghosts developer Infinity Ward will reveal the game’s multiplayer component. Watch the event live from L.A. here at 10:30am Pacific / 18:30 UK / 19:30 European.

The stream will go live at 10:30am Pacific / 18:30 UK / 19:30 European.

Following this week’s teaser trailer, Activision and Infinity Ward are ready to show us Call of Duty: Ghosts multiplayer, and our L.A. freelancer Catherine Cai is on location to give us the big news as it drops.

The presentation began with a trailer that looked fairly typical until lady soliders showed up. Yes, you will finally be able to play a woman in Call of Duty.

Ghosts will have seven new multiplayer modes, more than 20 new killstreas and 30 new weapons, as well as a new class. You’ll also be able to customize the appearance of your multiplayer character to a degree unprecedented for the franchise.

Players will be able to import their profiles to the next generation, if they, say, buy it on Xbox 360, then later get it on Xbox One. Imports can only occur in a single brand, meaning you can’t take your 360 profile to PS4.

One new mode is called Cranked. Cranked is a variation on team deathmatch in which kills will enhance your agility and speed, but if you don’t get your next kill quickly you’re spontaneously combust.

Call of Duty: Ghosts hits PC, PS3, Xbox 360 and Wii U on November 5. It will also release on PS4 and Xbox One in due course.

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39 Comments

  1. G1GAHURTZ

    I wonder if you can play as a dog…

    #1 2 years ago
  2. backup

    PC pirates playing COD
    console gamers playing GTA 5

    #2 2 years ago
  3. domnage

    @2 Bro, don’t be racist, aight?

    #YOLO #SWAG #PC4LAIF

    #3 2 years ago
  4. backup

    @3
    many on Vg247 have admitted they have pirated games
    u must be new if u don’t know that

    Still COD will be better than DLCfield

    #4 2 years ago
  5. monkeygourmet

    Well, we know you can now mantle,

    Maybe thats changed level lay out slightly.

    I would like to see ramps / verges you have to slide down but can still shoot.

    #5 2 years ago
  6. KAP

    COD MP Reveal, there still doing this after the 8th installment… gosh!

    #6 2 years ago
  7. Dave Cook

    @6 why wouldn’t they? What you said just makes no sense.

    #7 2 years ago
  8. ASBI

    well .. to me (and many other players) .. cod died after the 8th installment .. so I think he has a point.

    #8 2 years ago
  9. Belmont

    @8

    Yesterday’s infograph gives them a reason to do so.

    Any idea on when that Little big planet thing will be announced ?

    #9 2 years ago
  10. f1r3storm

    @9: https://twitter.com/LittleBigPlanet/status/367232708868833280

    #10 2 years ago
  11. Dave Cook

    I can’t remember who said it but someone posed that just because Call of Duty gets lots of player numbers doesn’t mean it’s good.

    Sheer madness.

    Those players keep coming back because they personally like it and *they personally* think it’s good. We all have different barometers of quality. It’s like me saying I fucking detest the Fast and the Furious films, yet millions of people see them each year.

    Let’s just let people like what they want and chill the fuck out eh. Let’s have a pint or something, jesus :P

    #11 2 years ago
  12. Djoenz

    @11
    He made a damn good point.
    Also I cant begin to understand the mechanics of campers as well. Is it fun to camp and play like a pussy?

    #12 2 years ago
  13. Dave Cook

    @11 yeah but campers are easy to beat if you know how. They end up with shit scores in the end too. Fuck ‘em, seriously.

    Nah, they didn’t make a good point. It was foolish. I don’t understand why some people just can’t let others like what they want.

    #13 2 years ago
  14. G1GAHURTZ

    Well, if MS get their matchmaking system sorted out on X1, hopefully all the campers will end up playing no one else but campers, and they’ll finally see how antisocial their tactics are.

    #14 2 years ago
  15. Aullah

    Yea, maybe many plays it, but ITS THE SAME GAME FOR YEARS. EVEN THE ENGINE IS THE SAME (for the next gen), thats how activision cares. And we made because we liked the old games and we are sad cause how it is now.

    #15 2 years ago
  16. Djoenz

    You better beliebe it!

    #16 2 years ago
  17. backup

    @15
    just like BF

    #17 2 years ago
  18. smartalves

    First pirates don’t play COD MP. Second, please don’t make fun of PC because we dont have still GTA V PC: console guys forget that without the technologies of the PC you will never play good games (next gen consoles are based on technologies from AMD and ATI, my actual PC).
    COD games don’t atract me (but i’ve played MW2 and MW3) because it’s to much speed and the maps are too small. Just look at BF3 and COD guys will be ashamed.
    If you don’t want pirate games, it’s easy: prices command this. make the games more available and everybody will be happy! Grand Theft Auto V Special Edition PS3 costs 99,99 euros in Portugal. GameStop sells it for 79.99 us dollars (that 60.80 euros). Splinter Cell Blacklist Ultimatum Edition PC costs 60 euros in Portugal but Gamestop sells it for 59.99 USD (45 somethin euros). And that’s on Portugal, a country with a financial crysis, courtesy of politics bullshit.
    As you see the difference is always in favour of nice countrys like US and UK. People will play more official games if you have more nice prices! It’s easy!

    #18 2 years ago
  19. Aullah

    @18 he is a troll, ignore him.

    #19 2 years ago
  20. backup

    it started on PC and PC pirates not buying the game was the main cause no matter how u twist it

    PC =/= Nvidia and ATI they make technologies for mobile

    another justification of piracy also PC pirates have money to buy graphics card and not games u got owned so hard

    #20 2 years ago
  21. backup

    @19
    u are troll we know that

    #21 2 years ago
  22. RocknRolla

    @1 yes you can play as a dog you controll it through the camera attached on it on the dog´s back, the game is shit anyway so why bother?

    #22 2 years ago
  23. monkeygourmet

    @Dave

    “Nah, they didn’t make a good point. It was foolish. I don’t understand why some people just can’t let others like what they want.”

    Because of ‘pollution’.

    You may love living in a city with lots of industrial stuff going on, but if in turn that starts to pollute neighbouring towns, of course people are going to get a bit pissed.

    Many people do love COD, but dev’s are taking all those people who only buy the next COD and FIFA for example as a representation of gamers in general.

    Thats a very poor way to view a demographic and ultimatly leads to the pollution and fatigue of other brands who try and follow.

    Also, publishers see things as a failure if they don’t reach COD’s lofty heights. IMO it’s created a false demographic that should be split apart from people who enjoy more varied titles.

    Someone who just buys COD and FIFA (there are millions), should not be used statisitcally in market research of ‘what every gamer wants’.

    And that is whats happening at the moment, it’s plain to see and why most companies have tried to create a COD killer or gimped other titles to compete with it.

    Thats why I think the business model sucks and does more damage than it does good, regardless of how many people ‘enjoy’ it.

    #23 2 years ago
  24. M. K.

    @23: Still it’s not the problem of the customers, it’s simple greed of the Publishers ;)

    @topic:

    Could anyone explain, if this is going to be a real presentation, or just a Multiplayer Introduction Video like the ones in the past years?

    #24 2 years ago
  25. monkeygourmet

    @24

    No, but when there is a generation shift, these practices easily become the ‘norm’ and acceptable.

    That is sometimes to do with ignorance. Must younger gamers don’t even see the problems that chopping up games into DLC sections, subscriptions can have, as they don’t know any better.

    Or have had first hand experience of companies like Acti ploughing franchises into the dirt.

    So, in that respect, I feel the consumer does have some responsibility if they want to change things in the future.

    #25 2 years ago
  26. _LarZen_

    @13 “I don’t understand why some people just can’t let others like what they want.”

    A product they do not like is getting to much attention and they feel “left out” and they need to lash out.

    This is something you can see in many different products, especially games like Call of Duty and operating systems like Android and iOS.

    It’s really interesting thing watching the need so many have to justify and proclame that they have better taste and opinion then millions of others. Funny but tiresome in the long run…

    #26 2 years ago
  27. monkeygourmet

    @26

    But thats not really it.

    You’ve side stepped the fact that a lot of people on play COD & FIFA over and over again.

    I wouldn’t say that was taste, but verging on addiction.

    Their inclusion in balanced market research should be analysed more carefully IMO.

    #27 2 years ago
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    #28 2 years ago
  29. stretch215

    Regardless of how many “gamers” whine and cry about it, people will continue to play whatever the hell they want. Period. CoD is no more milked than a lot of other popular franchises.

    #29 2 years ago
  30. bradk825

    Lego has been around a lot longer. Anyone want to challenge their right to even exist? People enjoy that too, so might as well attack it.

    #30 2 years ago
  31. Lengendaryboss

    @30
    Does it influence the genre like COD did?

    Does it even sell gangbusters like COD does?

    If we are talking about milking like @29 said there are plenty of franchises being milked to high hell more than COD.

    #31 2 years ago
  32. sebastien rivas

    @ 23
    +1 man +1… seriously!

    #32 2 years ago
  33. bradk825

    @31 Heard of mega blocks and duplo? Yes, it has influenced a genre.

    I’m just pointing out how rediculous you guys sound, that’s all. You can criticise DLC all you want but the fact is COD has always been good about DLC compared to others. The DLC is not essential to the story or the experience. You don’t get ostracized for not buying it (Halo 3) or miss essential story elements (Mass Effect 3), you just don’t get new maps.

    COD did not invent DLC. Expansion packs were available for games on floppy disk, it’s the same thing, only over the internet.

    If others are unable to duplicate what COD is doing without fucking it up, they should come up with their own ideas, but to blame CoD for the lack of originality of others is retarded.

    #33 2 years ago
  34. deathm00n

    @23 I completely agree with MG @23. COD might be as good as you want. And it is, I gotta agree, it’s a fun game. BUT, it got so much attention that it’s letting much works being left in the shadows. New developers feel the pressure above them, I’m sure of it.

    Want a better example than Lego? Look at sports for instance. I live in Brazil, the majority of people loves football, but do you think EVERYONE likes football? No, I don’t, I like way more basketball, but since football is the “country love”, basketball is left in the shadows, with no advertising and no funding, compared to football. A monopoly is never something good for people who wish to get things they really like, not what other people says is good.

    #34 2 years ago
  35. KineticCalvaria

    Error :(

    #35 2 years ago
  36. Oynox Slider

    Fuck yeah, women in CoD. About a time. This is my argument to buy the game lol.

    JK :D

    #36 2 years ago
  37. KineticCalvaria

    Well the song was shite and I’m not that impressed by the game, to be honest :(. Very few meaningful changes, time will tell if I buy it though.

    #37 2 years ago
  38. G1GAHURTZ

    Visuals are not nearly what I expect from next gen, but gameplay looks hyyyyyyyyype!

    Should be enough until Titanfall…

    #38 2 years ago
  39. fearmonkey

    Thw game looks very Meh to me…The trailer looks like COD in Skyrim, nothing really screams next gen. Battlefield 4 eats this games lunch….

    I’m sure the COD fans will love it because its COD….

    #39 2 years ago

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    Batman: Arkham Knight will indeed be a download-only title on PC in the UK, Warner Bros. has confirmed to VG247. Batman: Arkham Knight will be available as both a physical and digital release for PS4, Xbox One and PC in North America and Europe. Again, in the UK, the PC version will be “available as […]

  • Rainbow Six Siege release date set for October per GameStop Italy – report

    GameStop Italy may have let the release date for Rainbow Six Siege slip if a recent listing is accurate. According to the listing, the game will release on October 16. While this could be a placeholder date, October 16 is a Friday in the UK, the usual day new releases land at retail. The release […]

  • Watch the $1 million Call of Duty Championship right here

    The The Call of Duty Championship takes place this weekend, and you can watch all the action as it unfolds right here. The event takes place in Los Angeles tomorrow March 27 and runs through March 29, and the livestreams are below. 32 teams from five continents and 11 countries will be competing in Call […]

  • Battlefield Hardline: Battlefest kicks off this weekend with Double XP

    A new season of Battlefest kicks off this weekend, and starting today, you will earn Double XP in Battlefield Hardline. Battlefest for Hardline is similar to the event held for Battlefield 4 last year. For the entire month of April and into May, in-game events and competitions will be held by the developers and player […]

  • Don’t forget: the GTA 5 PC pre-order bonus cutoff is March 31

    Just a friendly reminder to those planning on purchasing GTA 5 for PC: you have until March 31 to pre-order if you want all the bonuses on offer. Those who pre-order will be handed $1 million in-game cash plus a bonus $300,000. It is split between GTA 5 and GTA Online: $500,000 for Grand Theft […]

  • Games with Gold offers doubled for April – six games instead of three

    Microsoft’s April Games with Gold collection is being doubled. For the month Xbox Live Gold members will receive six instead of three games free. Here’s what’s on offer: Pool Nation FX: Available all month on Xbox One Child of Light: Available all month on Xbox One Gears of War: Judgment: Available from April 1-15 on […]

  • Pokemon players can grab a code for Shiny Charizard at GAME in April

    Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire players along with Pokemon X and Y owners can grab a free, rare Shiny Charizard from April 3 at one of GAME’s 320 stores in the UK. The redeemable codes for the character will be made available upon request and no purchase is necessary. Those who pop into one […]

  • F1 2015 will arrive on PC, PS4 and Xbox One in June, includes Mexico circuit

    Codemasters has announced its F1 franchise will make its series debut on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One this June with the release of F1 2015. The game was developed using a new engine and contains improved handling and physics for all vehicles and parts attached. This includes: engine, transmission, aerodynamics, fuel tank, force feedback, suspension […]

  • Mortal Kombat X video confirms Liu Kang as playable character

    Liu Kang has been confirmed as a playable character in Mortal Kombat X in the latest video. You’ll also notice Bo’ Rai Cho in there as well. In the Shaolin trailer above you also get a look at Kung Lao and Kung Jin who is new to the series. Apparently, Raiden’s past champions of the […]

  • Short teaser for Star Wars: Battlefront shows the Battle of Hoth

    A short teaser for Star Wars: Battlefront has been posted by EA on Twitter. Well, that speeder isn't going anywhere. Can someone give us a lift to @SW_Celebration http://t.co/srEVrAA0zl #SWCA https://t.co/4W4LG8myke — EAStarWars (@EAStarWars) March 25, 2015 The teaser shows vehicles which we could be using in the game, but it mainly shows the snowy landscape […]

  • Pillars of Eternity releases today – get all the review scores here

    Pillars of Eternity, which still stands as the second most-funded video game on Kickstarter, finally releases today. It’s also getting some rather positive reviews scores, which we’ve rounded up for you. The isometric, party-based RPG from Obsidian Entertainment was one of the first video game projects to take to Kickstarter, and hit its $1.1 million […]

  • Take an in-depth look at Evolve’s Behemoth monster and four new hunters

    Evolve’s fourth monster, the Behemoth, as well as the four new hunters are shown off in new gameplay video. Evolve’s latest gameplay trailer gives everyone a good look at each of the four new hunters and the massive Behemoth monster. The hunters can be bought either separately or though the hunting pass, while the monster […]

  • PS4 firmware update 2.50 causing issues with Killzone: Shadow Fall

    The suspend/resume feature in PlayStation 4′s 2.50 firmware update is causing some issues with Killzone: Shadow Fall. Killzone: Shadow Fall developer Guerrilla has said that the game is experiencing some issues in some instance where the suspend/resume feature is used. The timing of when players put the game in suspend mode does have an effect, […]

  • Bungie on Destiny matchmaking: “We believe there’s no substitute for a pre-made team”

    Crazy though this may seem, it’s possible that Destiny shipped according to plan. History points to community as a crucial component, far from the contingency that many now suspect. Paul Davies spoke to Bungie for clarity. “The community always engineers the best solutions for bringing players together. While Matchmaking is a great resource for introducing […]

  • Bloodborne works with suspend/resume, but only offline

    PlayStation 4′s newly-added suspend/resume feature works with Bloodborne as you’d expect, but only while offline. PlayStation 4 received the long-awaited suspend/resume feature today as part of firmware 2.50, and people are starting to test it out with various games. Bloodborne does work with the feature, but only if you play offline. Playing online is arguably […]

  • This is what Crossy Road looks like in first-person

    Crossy Road is fun and addictive. But in first-person, it’s mostly frightening. YouTube user Andy Front Films likes Crossy Road so much he decided to show off what it would look like in first-person. If crossing roads quickly and watching around for cars and trains, all of this as the camera chases you felt intense […]

  • Take a small behind-the-scenes peek at Mass Effect 4

    BioWare cinematic director Ken Thain has given us a very slim look behind the scenes at some motion capture work from the upcoming Mass Effect game. The upcoming Mass Effect game, whether it ends up being called Mass Effect 4 or not, will most definitely incorporate some form of motion capture work. How do we […]

  • Borderlands: The Handsome Collection – 8GB day one patch on PS4, 16GB on Xbox One

    Day one patches for Borderlands: The Handsome Collection are pretty hefty. Both the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions of Borderlands: The Handsome Collection require players to download lots of gigabytes to make the experience as smooth as possible. The PlayStation 4 version has an 8.31GB day one patch. The Xbox One version however has […]

  • Get a PlayStation 4 with Bloodborne and The Last of Us for $435

    If you’ve been waiting for the perfect game to get to buy a PlayStation 4, there’s no better time than the present. Amazon is offering a good PlayStation 4 bundle at the moment. For $434.99, you get a PlayStation 4 console, The Last of Us, and Bloodborne. The Last of Us is of course the […]

  • Upcoming Battlefield Hardline patch to nerf the K10, buff battle rifles

    Battlefield Hardline’s first patch will focus on weapon balance and a few changes have been proposed. Battlefield Hardline lead multiplayer designer Thaddeus Sasser posted a few of the balance changes that the team is considering for the next patch. K10: reduce bullet damage to 33 Saiga and PTR: reduce recoil to bring more in line […]

  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 and a new Resident Evil game coming this year, according to research firm

    According to digital games analyst SuperData, a new Resident Evil game is due this fall and that this year’s Call of Duty is Black Ops 3. In its latest report on digital console games, research and analytics firm SuperData revealed that a new Resident Evil is coming this fall. “We anticipate this month’s downturn to […]

  • Bloodborne: you can add gestures to your messages

    As players get deeper into Bloodborne, they keep uncovering so many of its little new additions, including this one. Bloodborne, like all of the Souls games before it, allows players to leave messages for other players. These messages could be used to point players towards impending doom, treasure, or just be sarcastic and witty. What […]

  • PlayStation 4 firmware update 2.50 is now live

    PlayStation 4 firmware update version 2.50 has started rolling out. Reports are coming in saying that Yukimura, PlayStation 4′s firmware 2.50 has been made available to download. The update is clocking in at just 245mb, so get downloading. 2.50 brings with it many new additions, including the suspend/resume feature, backup and restore, accessibility options and […]

  • Harley Quinn DLC for Batman: Arkham Knight is a prequel

    Batman: Arkham Knight’s Harley Quinn pre-order DLC is set before the events of the main game, according to Amazon’s description. Today we learned a few details about the pre-order DLC for Batman: Arkham Knight, namely the Harley Quinn one. According to the description on Amazon, the DLC takes place in the lead-up to the events […]

  • Bloodborne Vicar Amelia summon mystery solved

    Bloodborne players unable to summon near Vicar Amelia: here’s your solution. Bloodborne’s secrets are unfolding by the hour as clever players piece together From Software’s cunning design. Yesterday we reported problems summoning in the Cathedral Ward, before the Vicar Amelia boss fight. It turns out this isn’t a bug – or if it is, it’s […]

  • Steven Spielberg will direct film adaption of Ready Player One

    Steven Spielberg will direct the film adaption of the sci-fi, virtual world, video game themed novel Ready Player One by Ernest Cline. Warner Bros. bought the rights to the film in June 2010 and hired screenwriter Zak Penn to rewrite the previous draft written by Eric Eason, according to Deadline. The book takes place in […]

  • Bloodborne players with PS4 headsets shouldn’t forget about the custom audio

    Here’s a friendly reminder for Bloodborne players with PS4 headsets: be sure to download the Headset Companion App from the PlayStation store if you haven’t already. As previously reported, the game supports a custom Bloodborne audio mode which can be uploaded. It contains custom audio created by developers specifically tuned to enhance the audio. This […]

  • EA explains why FIFA Ultimate Team transfer prices are now platform specific

    EA has posted a blog entry explaining its FIFA Ultimate Team transfer market price ranges which now include platform-specific pricing in order to best the coin sellers. EA said it has implemented the changes to FUT over the last several weeks because it should be “fair and fun for every player,” ultimately coming to the […]

  • Game of Thrones: Episode 3 – The Sword in the Darkness now available

    In case you forgot, Game of Thrones: Episode 3 – The Sword in the Darkness was released today. It is available on Mac, PC, PlayStation 3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One. The third episode releases on iOS devices and Android tomorrow, March 26. The Sword in the Darkness finds Asher Forrester heading to Mereen […]

  • Bloodborne players are already documenting their crazy antics

    Bloodborne has been available for almost two days now in North America, and already players are posting interesting clips and character customization choices for the game. Below are interesting takes on creating a character and videos of a frustrating death and another full of blood coming from a very painful place – monster or not. […]

  • FIFA Ultimate Team celebrates sixth year in existence with giveaways

    FIFA Ultimate Team is celebrating its sixth year in existence with special events running from today until March 29. According to EA, every FUT fan will be handed one free pack every day, and those who play at least one match in the FUT Birthday Cup will have a chance to win rare “tradable In-Forms” […]

  • Halo Online is a F2P PC game in development exclusively for Russia – video

    Halo Online is a free-to-play game which will launch this spring in Russia, and is in development with Saber Interactive. According the reveal event attended by IGN Russia, the game was designed to run well on lower-end PCs and runs on a modified Halo 3 engine. The game is set on a secret UNSC space […]

  • SteamWorld Dig Xbox One release expected in late May

    SteamWorld Dig is coming to Xbox One, developer Image & Form has announced. A firm release date hasn’t been announced, but the studio expects the title to arrive on the system in late May. “We’re preparing quite an elaborate Easter egg for the Xbox One version – a gaming thing that we really wanted to […]

  • SMITE celebrating first anniversary with a sale on skins, Ultimate God Pack

    Hi-Rez Studios is celebrating the first anniversary of SMITE with a sale. From today through Friday, March 27, the Ultimate God Pack, which includes all current and future Gods, will run you $19.99. Alll individual pre-launch skins are 50% off, and all Gem Packs will award bonus gems. In addition, from March 27-29, all SMITE […]

  • Borderlands 2 has sold around 12 million copies, says Gearbox

    Speaking with Microsoft’s Major Nelson in his podcast, Gearbox Software boss Randy Pitchford stated Borderlands 2 has sold somewhere around the 12 million mark. As of August 2014, it was announced by Take-Two in its financial report the 2012 game had sold-in 10 million units. Pitchford noted in the podcast he learned of the figures […]

  • Broken Age releasing on PS4 and Vita same day as Act 2 on PC

    Double Fine Productions has announced it will release Broken Age on the PlayStation Store next month. Act 2 will also be released on PC. The full Broken Age adventure will release on PlayStation 4 and Vita on April 28 in North America and April 29 in Europe. It features cross-buy and cross-save. Broken Age Act […]

  • Star Citizen earned another $1 million within two weeks – total hits $76 million

    Star Citizen continues its funding streak with backers pumping another $1 million into the game’s development in the last two weeks. The total earned for the space sim has now reached $76 million ($76,015,532 to be exact) with 851,395 backers contributing to the staggering figure. Star Citizen’s latest update was version 1.1 which included two […]

  • Final Fantasy Type-0 HD, Resident Evil Revelations 2 and Battlefield: Hardline top Media Create charts

    Final Fantasy Type-0 HD, Resident Evil Revelations 2 and Battlefield: Hardline were the big ticket debuts during the March 16-2 period in Japan, with each game claiming the top three slots on the Media Create charts, respectively. Final Fantasy Type-0 HD moved 92,094 on PlayStation 4, while Resident Evil Revelations 2 moved 73,373 units on […]

  • You can now learn English or Spanish on Xbox One with the Rosetta App

    Want to learn English or Spanish? Rosetta Stone has an App for that on Xbox One. According to the language teaching firm, Rosetta Stone’s Discover Languages, the new application teaches English and Spanish by way of immersive simulation. Users will virtually travel to learn vocabulary and grammar “necessary for real-world interactions.” Here’s how it works: […]

  • PayDay 2 and PayDay: The Heist have sold over 9 million units combined

    The PayDay franchise is a lucrative IP for Starbreeze and Overkill, as both games combined have sold over 9 million copies as of November 2014. The company has also sold over 8 million paid DLC packages since PayDay 2 was released in 2013 (via NeoGAF). In its Q2 half year report issued in February, net […]

  • Nintendo wants to “surprise” customers with NX, not expand upon existing hardware

    Nintendo president Satoru Iwata has firm wants to “surprise” players with its new NX system. Speaking in an interview with Nikkei, translated by Kotaku, Iwata wouldn’t go into details on the new system, but stated expanding on a current gaming system would be “dull.” “In the past few years, the idea of what [encompasses] a […]

  • Kojima Station show suspended

    In another episode in the the ongoing kerfuffle between Hideo Kojima and Konami, the publisher has suspended the Kojima Station web show. Recent tweets from the newly created Japanese Metal Gear Solid account confirm that Kojima Station will not be broadcast tomorrow, but would not provide a date for the next episode. The Tweets were […]

  • Watch Battle Royale for free this weekend on Xbox Live

    Square Enix is celebrating the launch of Final Fantasy Type-0 HD by offering Xbox Live members in the UK a free rental of Battle Royale. Starting Saturday, March 28 and through Sunday, March 29, Xbox Live members in the UK will be able to rent Battle Royale through the Xbox Video Store, for free. The […]

  • Bloodborne journal, part 1: managing anxiety on the path to the Cleric Beast

    Bloodborne is both like and unlike the Souls games. Brenna descends into Yharnam with reluctance and trepidation. Need help succeeding in Bloodborne? You need our Bloodborne walkthrough and boss guide. Bloodborne isn’t Demon’s Souls or Dark Souls. Let’s get that out of the way right off. I enjoyed both Dark Souls games, but it was […]