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

  • PlayStation 4 sales reach 2m in the UK

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

  • H1Z1 gets female characters, skin colour options planned

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  • CoD: Advanced Warfare owners get free pistol today

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

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

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

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

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

  • Mortal Kombat X teaser gives first look at Predator

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  • GTA 5 is even better with a gravity gun

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  • Destiny House of Wolves: all new Crucible maps detailed

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

  • Custom Xbox One Star Wars controllers look very tempting

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

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

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

  • Star Wars Battlefront dev reveals planet Sullust

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

  • Destiny House of Wolves: Tower vendor changes

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

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

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

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

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

  • Destiny House of Wolves: weapon Reforging explained

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

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

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

  • SoulCalibur dev wants to know fans’ favourite characters for “something huge”

    SoulCalibur developers are probably working on a new game, because they’re asking fans to vote on their favourite characters. Project Soul, the longtime developer of the SoulCalibur series is soliciting feedback on fans’ favourite characters. The developer said as much in a post on its Facebook page. “Calling all SoulCalibur Fans! Project Soul would like […]

  • Jason Voorhees doesn’t look out of place in new Mortal Kombat X trailer

    Jason Voorhees comes to Mortal Kombat X starting tomorrow and it’s time to celebrate his arrival. Jason Voorhees, the first DLC character for Mortal Kombat X has been given the trailer treatment. Jason is part of the game’s Kombat Pack, owners of which can start using him tomorrow, May 5. Being an iconic horror character, […]

  • Dragon Age: Inquisition – Dragonslayer DLC announced, free to all this week

    Dragon Age: Inquisition is getting a multiplayer expansion this week. BioWare has announced that all owners of Dragon Age: Inquisition will receive a new multiplayer expansion, for free. The expansion is called Dragonslayer and it’s centred around fighting dragons, hence the name. Three new playable characters will join the roster as you explore an all-new […]

  • Sonder is still happening, and this is the best news of the week

    Sonder is a really interesting-looking new indie adventure, which I am quite excited to remember exists. We first heard about Sonder in late 2013, when its debut trailer introduced us to a Kamai Media’s ambitious vision. In the intervening months Kamai has been hard at work on its space station management sim slash non-linear narrative […]

  • Twitter axes playable Internet Archive embeds

    The dream has died: Twitter has disabled Internet Archive game embeds. Remember how for a few days you could tweet a link to an a game on the Internet Archive and it was playable direct from that tweet? Well, Twitter has cancelled that. All those tweets now just show links. GamesIndustry suspects it has something […]

  • Lords of the Fallen, Divinity: Original Sin developers will reveal new games at E3 2015

    Lords of the Fallen developer Deck13 and Divinity: Original Sin developer Larian Studios have new projects in the works which will be revealed at E3 2015. Publisher Focus Home Interactive is behind both new games. In a French press release [PDF] spotted by RPG Codex, Focus said it will show off the two unrevealed titles […]

  • Rare game announce expected at E3 2015

    Rare’s new game will be shown off at E3 2015, apparently. Rare hasn’t announced a reveal, and neither has Microsoft, but it looks like the news has slipped out anyway. IGN cites a tweet from Rare creative director Simon Woodroffe in which he says that a new project from Rare designer Gregg Mayles will be […]

  • Batgirl expansion included in $40 Batman: Arkham Knight season pass

    Here’s what you get in the $40 Batman: Arkham Knight season pass. Batman: Arkham Knight’s season pass was announced last week, but apart from the news that it would cost a whopping $40/£33, we didn’t get many details of what it would include. Thankfully, Warner Bros. has since acknowledged the clamour this caused, as players […]

  • Star Wars Day Xbox sale discounts Force Unleashed, Lego games

    Star Wars Day is upon us, and here’s an Xbox sale to mark it. Microsoft is offering discounts on Xbox 360 games to celebrate May 4. From my desk here in Australia the sale is a bit light on content – two Lego games, plus The Force Unleashed and its DLC packs. Your mileage may […]

  • Here’s hoping this tease means we see Mass Effect at E3 2015

    Mass Effect boss Mike Gamble has shared a teaser image, which we’re more than happy to draw speculative conclusions from. The new Mass Effect game in the works at BioWare Edmonton is a mysterious beast. Judging by how long it’s been in development, it feels like we’re about due for a proper reveal, to clear […]

  • Watch almost a whole hour of Wolfenstein: The Old Blood

    Wolfenstein: The Old Blood is almost here. Are you ready for old-school shooter action? Wolfenstein: The Old Blood publisher Bethesda livestreamed almost an hour of the Machine Games shooter recently, and has now uploaded the archive to YouTube. Check it out below: Wolfenstein: The Old Blood launches digitally on PC, PS4 and Xbox One on […]

  • Splatoon lacks voice chat to promote a positive online experience

    Nintendo’s multiplayer game Splatoon will not contain a voice chat option in order to “focus on the positive aspects” of online gaming. Speaking in the latest issue of Edge magazine (thanks, GamesRadar), Splatoon co-director Yusuke Amano said personal experience with negativity in online voice chat was one of the main reasons for excluding the feature. […]

  • D4 on PC: differences from Xbox One version, system specs announced

    D4: Dark Dreams Don’t Die – Season 1 is coming to PC, and Access Games has provided a list of features different from the Xbox One version. We’ve pulled most of the changes off the game’s website and posted them below, along with the PC specs. D4 on PC Kinect gesture input controls replaced with […]

  • The Megalodon returns to Battlefield 4 with the latest CTE patch

    The Megalodon Easter Egg in Battlefield 4 may have been removed earlier this year from Naval Strike, but it has since resurfaced on the CTE with the latest patch. I’d make a Jaws reference, but it’s been done to death. The shark is shown in the video on the Paracel Storm map which was where […]

  • Survival horror game Kodoku has a new work-in-progress trailer

    Kodoku, the survival horror title from Carnivore Studio, has a new work-in-progress video available, showing you how the game is coming along. Announced for PlayStation 4 and Vita back in 2013, the game is slated for release sometime this year, and tasks the player with avoiding mythical Japanese ghosts using only magic and stealth. Thanks, […]

  • Current HoloLens prototype has noticeably “tighter” FoV compared to January build

    Microsoft’s augmented reality headset HoloLens is still very much in the prototype stage, according to various reports out of the Build Conference. Microsoft hasn’t discussed technical specs with the press yet as nothing is set in stone, but during a hands-on at Build, Ars Technica noticed the prototypes had a “x86 processor, 2GB RAM, 802.11ac […]

  • Silent Hills petition asking Konami to continue development has over 50,000 signatures

    A petition to save the Silent Hills game has been formed by fans in the hopes Konami will change its mind and bring the collaboration with Guillermo del Toro back from the dead. Konami confirmed on Monday the Silent Hill remake from film director Del Toro and Metal Gear’s Hideo Kojima had been cancelled, but […]

  • Attack on Titan has a US release date, title changed in EU over copyright claim

    Attack on Titan: Humanity in Chains will be released under a different title in Europe, according to the publisher, and while a release date has been set for North America, the same cannot be said for fans across the pond. According to Atlus, a copyright claim in Europe has forced the company to publish the […]