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Nintendo teases VGX announcement, new Witcher 3 video to shown during broadcast

Friday, 22 November 2013 20:02 GMT By Stephany Nunneley

Here’s a quick one for you: Nintendo’s Reggie Fils-Aime is set to make an appearance during Spike TV’s Video Game Awards. During last night’s episode of GameTrailers TV Fils-Aime even teased the firm “may have something special” to announce, “we’ll see.” For the non-Nintendo crowd, it was also confirmed a new trailer for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt will also debut at VGX. Thanks, Gematsu.

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39 Comments

  1. Dark

    The Witcher 3 looks gorgeous!

    http://i.minus.com/ioDqrN0tLsHAJ.gif
    http://i.minus.com/i5n3PCrbV3L3b.gif
    http://img.zwame.pt/eagleeye/multi/The_Witcher_3/06.gif

    #1 1 year ago
  2. CycloneFox

    I hope Nintendos appearance is related to something about Monolith Softs X. I’m playing Xenosgaga EIII again right now (this time in HD) and it’s still the best game of all time.

    #2 1 year ago
  3. unacomn

    Oh dear, I was hoping they wouldn’t be that desperate to pander to the screaming baboon demographic that usually comprises the vast majority of the VGA/VGX audience

    #3 1 year ago
  4. sebastien rivas

    Yeahhh vive witcher sequels.
    I am ready for it!

    #4 1 year ago
  5. Edo

    @1 Oh mah gawd,that 1st one is oozing with the atmosphere.

    #5 1 year ago
  6. The_Red

    Is Nintendo FINALLY starting to change? I mean really, this is the first time I’ve ever seen them participate in stuff like VGAs.

    #6 1 year ago
  7. Dragon

    @6,
    They cant do worse now can they :D

    #7 1 year ago
  8. Gekidami

    @6
    Desperate times call for desperate measures, i guess?

    Nintendo must be really frustrated right now with both of the more expensive consoles selling over 1 million in 24 hours. Shows that console demand is still up and that people clearly wanted an advancement in tech.

    The poor WiiU sales are purely down to a lack of interest in their product and nothing else seeing as we’re being shown that the console market has never been in better shape.

    #8 1 year ago
  9. Dragon

    @8,
    “The poor WiiU sales are purely down to a lack of interest in their product and nothing else seeing as we’re being shown that the console market has never been in better shape.”
    Yes.
    I distinctly remember a hardcore Ninty fan on this site giving a prophesy that based on Wii U, PS4 and X1 will fail. He also reiterated how he has been always right.

    Any guesses on who the guy is?

    #9 1 year ago
  10. polygem

    education:

    http://www.gamesindustry.biz/articles/2013-11-11-the-massive-nintendo-paradigm-shift

    scratch the surface.

    #10 1 year ago
  11. Gekidami

    ^ Apologetics/excuses.

    #11 1 year ago
  12. polygem

    aha…

    #12 1 year ago
  13. The_Red

    @10
    That’s a super optimistic and perhaps even naive article. There are some valid points but it is also ignoring many important changes that WILL ruin anyone who’s unwilling to change.

    It says people shouldn’t worry but here’s the thing: Worry is exactly what Nintendo fans should do. Yamauchi is the man that could turn a dead bird into a successful console but guess what? He’s gone (RIP). His replacement? Iwata is the man that made Yamauchi lose more than 300 million dollars with bad decisions. Outside GameCube which was a Yamauchi product, Iwata has had one lucky console (Wii) and then nothing.

    3DS is successful because it’s the only handheld that matters. Iwata’s strategy almost ruined that as well. He is about to do the same for Wii U. Sure, maybe some people should change their view of Nintendo but the company and its fans should also do the same. As Dragon said above, there were many Nintendo enthusiasts that believe Wii U’s abysmal sales are indication of bad sales for PS4 and Xbox One. Guess what? They were wrong. PS4 broke records in US and Xone had a phenomenal worldwide launch.

    What did Iwata’s team do? Release its biggest and best Wii U / 3DS games at the exact same time (Zelda ALBW and Mario 3D World).

    #13 1 year ago
  14. The_Red

    @8
    Nintendo is definitely frustrated but this is a good move. The biggest problem they are facing is to fade into irrelevancy. EA did a survey about the consoles people use and it didn’t have a Wii U option. Kotaku did an article about how “Start Button” is no longer part of next-gen and was only notified by fans that Wii U still has that.

    Now VGAs (or VGX… uh) are terrible but they are still the most mainstream even outside E3 to show your new games. If great games like The Last of Us and Dark Souls 2 can have their debuts during VGAs, why can’t the next Zelda or Metroid? (At least that’s what I hope. If they go for NSMBU 3 or Luigi 3D World then they might as well stop trying to and go home).

    @9
    It’s really funny how so many Nintendo apologists were saying that Wii U’s failure is due to industry problems and they will fail as well.

    #14 1 year ago
  15. polygem

    @14: iwata is a great ceo. nintendo games still are of a great quality. i actually think they really are in top form atm softwarewise. mario 3d land and world, link between worlds, luigis mansion, pikmin, fire emblem and so on. nintendo are focussing on what’s most important for them. fun, quality games, new ideas, within their nintendo franchise universe. wiiu might not be as successful as expected (yet) but nintendo keeps going strong with software that is among the very best in the industry. this long term extreme focus of shaping the strengths and not so much looking at the competition, that iwata follows in good nintendo tradition, is what made and keeps nintendo extremely relevant.

    edit: not sure if you’re talking about me, but just for the record: i personally had zero doubt that the x1 and ps4 would sell well. i thought the wiiu would do much much better though and i still think it’s a shame that it doesn’t

    #15 1 year ago
  16. Dragon

    @Red,
    +1. Anyone who thinks Wii U is doing fine and Iwata is doing great is a poor Ninty apologist, like one on this page.

    Its hilarious how platform apologists continue to ignore the writing on the wall, and then type this-
    “i am sick of the neverending sales comparisons, i told you so comments, the failure rate lols, the wiiu is doomed bollocks and so on.”
    http://www.vg247.com/forum/topic.php?id=50568&page=1#post-100707

    Obviously they hate numbers because their poor company isn’t doing well.

    And those predictions, LOL. That was OlderGamer.

    #16 1 year ago
  17. polygem

    @dragon: i don’t have ‘a poor company’ i am waving a flag for. i’m not like you spyro.

    so it was og and he wanted to have a discussion, chatting about videogames for the fun of it and not for competition.

    you are calling him an apologist. i call you desperate.

    good that you are such an obsessive character with a good memory. maybe you’ll remember how embarassing you was as a twen after you grew up a little.

    #17 1 year ago
  18. G1GAHURTZ

    Yeah, as I recall, there was only one person who was saying that gamers would get tired of the PS4/X1, and that the Wii U would start to do better than them, and that wasn’t polygem.

    #18 1 year ago
  19. Dragon

    Keep defending, keep insulting, keep posting useless threads. Just like yesterday and today, everyone on this site knows you are a ninty apologist.

    *my dear platform friend, i shall defend ya, even if you aren’t here.*

    OG is a big boy ;) I am sure he can handle it. Fanboys cannot.
    http://www.vg247.com/forum/topic.php?id=49962&page=2#post-99780

    Oh and FYI, I am the not the only one calling “apologist”, just look at thread. But of course, you only get hurt by my comments.
    And yeah, still cant ignore. Poor fellow.

    I am not responding to apologists and salesmen . Your friend may well be arriving on this thread.

    @Ghz,
    Damn right. Will you be hounded too like me?

    #19 1 year ago
  20. polygem

    :)

    #20 1 year ago
  21. Dragon

    ^Do you really think before you write that crap only to stealth edit the entire comment afterwards?

    Those words really showed how you like to insult others.

    #21 1 year ago
  22. polygem

    i said that ‘hounded’ reminded me about the day you mocked my dead pet. i didn’t want to bring it up because it really would have made you look even more stupid. but well, here you have it. didn’t you say something like not responding, adios and all that though?

    #22 1 year ago
  23. Dragon

    Ok then, adiós.

    Also, keep lying and accusing without proof. How typical of you.
    Btw, I know you typed more gibberish in that comment.

    #23 1 year ago
  24. polygem

    yep, adios!

    (stealth editing: darling)

    i did not type anything else there.

    i always tell you straight. don’t you remember? there was a time you posted THAT link 247 here :)

    i got nothing to hide dragon, you only get what you deserve.

    #24 1 year ago
  25. polygem

    btw:

    continously calling others salesmen, apologists, poor fellows, liars….is….tadaaaaa: insulting.

    again, scratch the surface. learn to do that.

    edit:

    :)

    #25 1 year ago
  26. The_Red

    @polygem
    Their software is not bad. NSMBU and NSMB 2 were lame but overall, Nintendo is still consistently making great games. 3D World has turned out much better than I expected (Was definitely wrong about it) while A Link Between World is perhaps the best Zelda game since A Link to the Past.

    Iwata is the CEO, not creative director or designer. Those people are still doing a top notch work. It’s actually Iwata and management that are ruining their great work. Iwata / Business / planning part pretty much sent Wonderful 101 and Pikmin 3 to die. Then they decided to release Mario 3D World on the SAME DAY as Xbox One and new Zelda. Who does that!?

    PS: I wasn’t talking about you or anyone specific in terms of “Doomed prophecy”. There were just a lot of these a year ago.

    #26 1 year ago
  27. polygem

    @red: i see where you’re coming from but i really think that iwata as a ceo has the long term success of nintendo in focus and he does a great job. it’s not that every descission is right but i love where nintendo are going atm. miiverse is fantastic. the unified accounts are coming, indies are coming, the wiiu is fantastic…but yeah, marketed badly.

    *going to have breakfast now *

    #27 1 year ago
  28. monkeygourmet

    Considering they never usually bother, I would hope their appearance means they have something new to show.

    In reality, it’ll probably be a new trailer for Mario kart or smash bros.

    #28 1 year ago
  29. monkeygourmet

    @1

    Witcher 3 looks incredible! Have the specs been released yet?

    The PC is getting a lot of gimped ports at the moment because of next gen development alongside older consoles. AC4 and NFS Rivals being particularly poor.

    #29 1 year ago
  30. monkeygourmet

    This is what @Poly has for breakfast:

    http://www.gamesniped.com/2008/02/18/nintendo-cereal-system/

    :)

    #30 1 year ago
  31. polygem

    http://d24w6bsrhbeh9d.cloudfront.net/photo/5175193_700b.jpg

    #31 1 year ago
  32. The_Red

    @polygem
    Iwata may want the best for Nintendo but he is doing a bad job IMO. Of course I also consider Wii U to be a mistake as a whole and don’t enjoy stuff like Miiverse (Though it is obviously loved by many gamers). It would have been much better if they had either gone with a different console or used a completely different plan for Wii U.

    @monkeygourmet
    Hope not. Mario Kart or Smash Bros would be beyond disappointing. It’s time for something unannounced unless the game in question is X.

    #32 1 year ago
  33. monkeygourmet

    @Red

    X does look fantastic. I always end up disappointed at these things though.

    I would love to see Metriod, Zelda (to see which art style they’ve gone for), Fatal Frame Wii U or obviously a new IP.

    #33 1 year ago
  34. polygem

    @The_Red: sure, you can definitely look at it like that and it makes sense. my point is that i still think the wiiu isn’t really the failure many are calling it out to be by exclusively looking at the sales charts. maybe nintendo have the hybrid home/console/handheld machine in mind for their next machine. og came up with that a while ago and i think it makes a lot of sense. if that will be happenning the wiiu would have been the perfect gap console for it. bringing the online services up now with wiiu and 3ds is a step in that direction. i also don’t think that the wiiu is giving nintendo a bad reputation despite soso sales if they can manage to keep quality games coming for it. they have a very strong handheld too. while ps4 might sell more than wiiu, the 3ds does better than the vita…but again, i don’t think these sales figures are the ultimate killer argument. not at all. not if you look at all those companies histories. if you do that, i cannot really see a huge problem coming for nintendo. they will be clever enough to sort it out. biggest mistake would be to follow trends though. their biggest strength is their uniqueness.
    lots of if’s, i know and i am not pretending this is how things are…just my 2 cents regarding nintendos current situation.

    #34 1 year ago
  35. Legendaryboss

    Its happening again? And i missed it? Perfect.

    #35 1 year ago
  36. Legendaryboss

    Well excuses has come out in full force regarding Wii U’s state and while i say i ain’t surprised you had it coming.

    #36 1 year ago
  37. polygem

    sigh…just as we finally had a decent discussion

    ;)

    #37 1 year ago
  38. Legendaryboss

    @37
    Deal with it ;) and smile :)

    #38 1 year ago
  39. polygem

    # :) :) :)

    #39 1 year ago

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    Sony is hosting its annual Spring Fever Sale which runs for eight weeks and features a new title each week. The sale starts next week on March 3 with the launch of Helldivers. Here’s just a few items included in the sale: HELLDIVERS (PS4/PS3/PS Vita) March 3 Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number (PS4/PS3/PS Vita) March […]

  • The gold Super Mario amiibo is a Walmart exclusive

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  • Here’s an overview trailer for Final Fantasy Type-0 HD

    As new gameplay overview trailer for Final Fantasy Type-0 HD, culled from the Active Time Report, stream has been sent over by Square Enix. The video provides a look at the history and environments of the Kingdom of Orience; the 14 memebers of Class Zero; the battle system with customizable magic spells; and the ability […]

  • Final Fantasy 15 video gives you a look at the game’s wildlife

    A new video shown by Final Fantasy 15 director Hajime Tabata during the latest Active Time Report, contains a look at the game’s wildlife and ecology. You can watch the full stream two hour stream through here, or a smaller clip courtesy of GamesHQMedia below.

  • Lionhead ventures into the free-to-play space with Fable Legends

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  • Win! 5 pairs of tickets to the Call of Duty European Championships

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  • Republique Remastered has released on Mac and PC

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  • LA Cops coming to Xbox One in March

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  • We have $500 of Steam Wallet funds to giveaway!

    We’re giving away 10 Steam Wallet prizes worth $50 each to VG247 readers, courtesy of Bundle Stars. All you need to do to be in with a chance of winning $50 Steam credit is to enter your details below. Join the Bundle Stars Steam group for entry in the sweepstake, and gain extra entries for […]

  • Lapsed Final Fantasy 14 players tempted back with 10 day freebie

    Square is offering lapsed FF 14: A Realm Reborn players a chance to come back to the game for 10 days worth of free adventuring. Provided you’ve already bought and registered an account you’ll be able to play free of charge from Feb 27 to March 9. Square wants you to sample the new content […]

  • Advanced Warfare: Sledgehammer looking at “opportunities” to recreate classic Call of Duty maps

    Sledgehammer Games has told VG247 it’s looking at opportunities to recreate classic Call of Duty maps in Advanced Warfare. According to co-founder Michael Condrey, players of the latest Havoc DLC are asking how Exo abilities and verticality can be added to classic franchise maps. “We’re taking a look at some opportunities to really highlight the […]

  • GTA Online reader playlist week 7: and the winner is…

    Stuff was shot. But only one player emerged victorious. GTA Online player e031271 won last night’s VG247 reader playlist, beating myself, Matt and regulars solidorwot and Revolting. Congratulations, Mr e031271. A deserved victory. We play a GTA Online playlist in an open session every Wednesday on PS4, because it’s both funny and fun. Anyone’s welcome […]

  • Leaked screens reveal The Reef as Destiny’s new “social space”

    A handful of leaked Destiny screens seem to confirm that The Reef location will be the new social space in Destiny. The new addition is likely to be revealed as part of the upcoming House of Wolves expansion. Reddit user Megamanexe4 dropped the screens on the site earlier this morning, along with grabs that reveal […]

  • Darksiders creator teases Battle Chasers game

    Joe Madureira, creator of Darksiders, has released art that strongly suggests a Battle Chasers game is in the works. Battle Chasers was a comic book from the late 1990s that suffered notorious production problems between issues and was never finished. Madureira formed Airship Syndicate after the collapse of THQ, where he co-created Darksiders. His latest […]

  • Infamous video nasty Axe recreated in GTA 5

    The trailer for notorious horror movie Axe has been recreated in GTA 5. The shot for shot remake is the work of gigerbrick who has previously recreated exploitation flicks like Machete and Hostel using Lego. The original Axe movie was banned in 1984 in the UK but passed with cuts in the late 1990s. Movie […]

  • Payday 2 for PS4 and Xbox One includes “a year’s worth of paid DLC” for free

    Payday 2: Crimewave Edition will include a year’s worth of paid DLC from the PC version of the game for free. The new-gen version of the game will be available June 2015, and includes almost all of the paid and free DLC released so far for Overkill’s popular first-person shooter. That DLC includes The Big […]

  • Yes, Mortal Kombat X will require Xbox Live Gold or PS Plus

    Mortal Kombat X won’t bypass Microsoft and Sony’s premium online play requirements. Reports that Mortal Kombat X wouldn’t require PS Plus or Xbox Live Gold started circling earlier this week thanks to a communications error. Answering fan questions on Twitter, producer Shaun Himmerick accidentally gave the impression that premium console subs would not be required […]

  • This is what Destiny players most want next

    Destiny patch 1.1.1 has resolved or at least addressed a number of complaints voiced by the community, but there are plenty more. des Destiny community manage David “Deej” Dague has put out a call for Guardians to share their concerns – or rather, what they think the community is most concerned about. “Set aside your […]

  • Google AI can play games now, so we’re probably all going to die

    Google has brought us one step closer to our inevitable slaughter or enslavement by machine overlords. Google has developed an AI that can learn to play video games and devise brand new strategies. Let me just rephrase that: Google has created an AI that can teach itself new skills, including how to play video games. […]

  • First footage of Renowned Explorers: International Society surfaces

    Renowned Explorers: International Society is a turn-based strategy game from the team behind Reus, and it looks great. Renowned Explorers was announced almost a full year ago, but has been pretty quiet since then. Developer Abbey games has now announced that the game has hit alpha, and will be open to select testers soon. You […]

  • Cities: Skylines developer commits to mod support

    Cities: Skylines will fully support the modding community. Hailing from famously mod-friendly publisher Paradox, Cities: Skylines is a no-brainer for mod support – especially as a lack of mod support is one of the things SimCity was so heavily criticised for when it firts launched. In the developer diary below, Paradox’s Jakob Munthe is joined […]

  • Nosgoth update adds Vanguard, many fixes

    Nosgoth, the free-to-play multiplayer brawler set in the Legacy of Kain universe, has been given a significant makeover. The major feature of the latest Nosogth game update is a new playable human character called the Vanguard. “Equipped with mighty throwing axes and a shield, the Vanguard can take more punishment than any human class that […]

  • Xbox Live Gold 12 month sub $40 on Microsoft store

    Microsoft is offering $20 off 12 month Xbox Live Gold subscriptions at the moment. An Xbox Live Gold 12 month subscription will normally set you back $60, but a Microsoft Store promotion has it on offer for $40. The offer is restricted to the US store. Although you can opt to grab your sub as […]

  • Tomb Raider movie script to be penned by TMNT writer

    Tomb Raider will be Evan Daugherty’s second reboot of an established universe. The Tomb Raider movie reboot has signed on a writer and a distributor. Deadline reports Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Divergent, Snow White And The Huntsman and G.I. Joe 3 writer Daugherty will write the film. Additionally, Warner Bros. has signed on to distribute, […]

  • Shelter 2 pre-orders open, launch trailer debuts early

    Shelter 2 is a game in which you are a mother lynx and must protect a den of kittens. Yes, it’s delightful. Shelter 2 is coming to Mac and PC on March 9. Pre-orders are now available on Steam at 10% off or on GOG.com with a free skin and soundtrack, or 20% off if […]

  • That Batman: Arkham Knight trailer is full of codes

    Batman: Arkham Knight’s trailer is like a Transformer – there’s more than meets the eye. The new Batman: Arkham Knight trailer contains a number of codes. Eagle-eyed users have spotted four so far, and work on cracking their meaning is progressing. According to an /r/games thread rounding up results so far, the codes pertain to […]

  • Assassin’s Creed haystacks won’t save you from a fall

    Assassin’s Creed fans, don’t try this at home. Assassin’s Creed characters can survive falls of almost any distance as long as they aim for the haystacks scattered handily throughout the environment. As you probably deduced from your familiarity with common sense, this isn’t a real thing: falling from heights kills you, the same way a […]

  • Why are people buying PS4 and not Xbox One?

    PS4 is outselling Xbox One – but why? A new report may have the answer. Last month, the PS4 outsold the Xbox One in the US again, returning it to the top of the charts after just two months away. Why? What has caused this reversal in fortunes in Microsoft’s home territory? According to a […]

  • Toejam and Earl are back with a new Kickstarter

    The early 90′s are alive and well in a new bid to bring back Toejam and Earl. Toejam and Earl released for Mega Drive (Genesis, Americans) in 1991, and the eponymous characters went on to count among Sega’s best-known characters. They appeared in a platformer, a light gun shooter and finally a 2002 Xbox game […]

  • New Wander trailer shows off Azertash form

    Wander is a collaborative, non-combat MMO in which you can take on a number of unique forms. Wander players begin as an ambulant tree called an Oren and can progress through several different bodies as they explore the environment, learning its secrets. One of these, which we’d not seen before this trailer, is the amphibious […]

  • SOMA approaching beta phase on PC and PS4

    SOMA, the new horror game from the Amnesia: The Dark Descent crew, is getting close to playable. Frictional Games has apologised for its recent silence over the project, but said it’s focused on reaching beta. Sorry all for the silence! We're closing in on Beta and everyone's working hard to get there. Once that's done, […]

  • Square Enix does not condone Final Fantasy: Mystic Quest HD Remaster

    Square Enix has said it’s not involved with a fan remake of Final Fantasy spin-off Mystic Quest. 1992 SNES game Final Fantasy: Mystic Quest is being remade by Dark Design as Mystic Quest HD Remaster. The developer is even taking pre-orders for the project. Unfortunately, it looks like it is in no position to be […]

  • New Hunger teaser released by LittleBigPlanet Vita co-developers

    LittleBigPlanet Vita co-developers Tarsier Studios have released a teaser trailer for Hunger, which was announced in May 2014 at the Nordic Game Conference. The game has been rumored to be the firm’s unannounced Sony project since 2010. Platforms are still to be announced, but the studio became a first-party SCE developer a few years back, […]

  • Here’s two Mario Party 10 overview videos, one featuring amiibo

    Overview videos for Mario Party 10 and the amiibo which work with the title have been released by Nintendo Japan. Obviously each one is in Japanese, but you get the gist all the same. Mario Party 10 releases on Wii U March 20 in North America and Europe. Thanks, AGB.

  • Clan Raids announced for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Companion App

    Activision has announced a new Clan Raids mode will be made available through the Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Companion App. According to the CoD community blog, raids are time-based challenges where success earns you a spot on the Clan Raids leaderboards and new Clan Raid-exclusive in-game gear like the Equilibrium set. Clan members will […]

  • Play Battlefield Hardline starting March 12 through EA Access

    Xbox One users with an EA Access subscription will be able to play 10 hours worth of Battlefield Hardline starting March 12. EA Access members will are being granted access to the game five days before the street date, with full multiplayer and all saves transferring over into the main game. It was announced yesterday […]

  • This video summarizes the contents of Destiny patch 1.1.1

    With Destiny patch 1.1.1 now available, here’s a video summary of what to expect. In the video above, Arekkz Gaming gives you a rundown of the important bits in the update. Subscribe to Arekkz Gaming for more Destiny tips and trick through the link.

  • Destiny 1.1.1 patch notes out, update is live

    Destiny’s 1.1.1 patch arrives today, so if you have been kicked from activities, it means you will need to download the patch now that it’s live. We will be pushing the 1.1.1 patch for Destiny shortly. Players will be kicked from activities and required to download the patch. — Bungie Help (@BungieHelp) February 25, 2015 […]

  • Payday 2 packs based on Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number coming

    Starbreeze has announced another collaboration with Dennaton Games which will see masks based on Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number appear in Payday 2. The collaboration consists of two free updates when you acquire Hotline Miami 2 or its deluxe version on Steam from February 25. The two updates, called Hotline Miami Mask Pack and Jacket […]

  • Velocity 2X making its way onto Linux, Mac, PC and Xbox One

    Velocity 2X will be released on Linux, Mac, PC and Xbox One Futurlab has announced. The developer is in charge of the port, which will be published by Sierra. According to Futurlab, the deal with Sierra came about when self-publishing proved to be difficult due to spending “more time doing PR and marketing on Velocity […]

  • Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number finally has a release date

    A release date for Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number has been announced, finally. The game will arrive on Linux, Mac, PC, PlayStation 3, PS4 and Vita March 10. It is now available for pre-order on GOG, Humble and Steam for 10% off for $13.49/£10.99. There’s also a Digital Special Edition available which includes tracks from […]

  • Warhammer 40,000: Dark Nexus Arena is a twin stick shooter MOBA for PC

    Warhammer 40,000: Dark Nexus Arena has been announced as a twin stick shooter MOBA blend from Whitebox Interactive. Set for a 2016 release on PC, the game’s beta will be on show at PAX East next month. An Early Access release is slated for Q2 2015 and you can already purchase early access for a […]

  • More information, videos for cancelled Legacy of Kain: Dead Sun surface

    A trailer for the cancelled Legacy of Kain: Dead Sun title from Climax which was reportedly set for an E3 2012 reveal, has surfaced. Along with the above video is another which is described as a pre-boss battle cutscene. It’s below. According to a source of NeoGAF’s Mama Robotnik, the game was being developed under […]

  • Three additional games added to Square Enix Humble Bundle

    Kane & Lynch Collection, Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light and Startopia have been added to the Square Enix Humble Bundle. All three are made available when paying the average price of $7.69. Those who have already purchased the bundle will automatically be granted the titles. All three are available for PC only. The […]

  • Forza Horizon 2 gets Fast & Furious with standalone expansion

    A Fast & Furious tie-in and standalone expansion to Forza Horizon 2 will arrive for Xbox consoles next month. Titled Forza Horizon 2 Presents Fast & Furious, the downloadable title does not require the base game to play. “We’ve been talking with the folks at Turn 10 for a number of years and have always […]

  • The Evil Within: The Assignment has a release date, new trailer

    The Evil Within: The Assignment will be released on March 10 in North America and March 11 in Europe, it was announced today. Along with an exact release date was a trailer detailing more information about the first set of DLC. The Assignment is the first of two DLCs centering on Detective Castellanos’ mysterious partner, […]

  • Steam and GOG cross-platform multiplayer added to AvP Classic 2000

    Steam and GOG have announced Aliens vs Predator Classic 2000 owners will be able play multiplayer with each other across both platforms. With the recent online multiplayer update for for AVP Classic 2000, Rebellion CEO Jason Kingsley has made good on his promise from June to offer cross-platform play between the Steam and GOG platforms. […]