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VGX 2013: No Man’s Sky and two Telltale games announced – all news here

Saturday, 7 December 2013 19:47 GMT By Stephany Nunneley

Spike TV’s VGX was held this evening, bringing with it all sorts of news, debuts, trailers and announcements. VG247 posted news from the event as it happened as usual, so you will want to hit the break to find out all the happenings.

While a few things changed for the show this year – mainly the name changing to a more dyslexia friendly moniker – some things stayed the same: developers came on the set to chat about their games, new trailers were shown, and host Joel McHale made some cringe worthy “jokes”.

A pre-show, which started 15 minutes beforehand showed a look at the Thief reboot from Eidos.

The biggest change other than the name, was how the show was presented this year: it was not be broadcast live on Spike TV, but was instead live-streamed on various Viacom-owned websites and through Xbox One, Xbox 360, Playstation 3, Twitch, Hulu, Yahoo, and Steam.

The condensed hour-long special will not be shown until Monday, for the mainstream viewer. Instead, gamers will be getting a three hour live-stream because that is “exactly what gamers” asked for, according to Geoff Keighley.

“Gamers have told us they want more content, more news, more developers on stage, more awards,” he told Polygon. “This year I think there is the opportunity with all of these streaming digital platforms to make a show for the core gamer. In the past, it’s always been this sort of forced marriage between what gamers want and what’s going to work as a big event, two-hour television show.

“We used to try and force these things together. This year we are trying to say we have the show for the core audience, which is the streaming show on Saturday, and then for the more mainstream viewers there is an hour television show you can watch on Spike on Monday which is going to give you the highlights.

“You may not want to see a ten minute demo from [Double Fine's Tim] Schafer on the livestream, but you might be interested in getting his news and seeing a minute of it on Monday.”

Remember, you asked for it.

Because of the change, our coverage worked a bit differently this year: instead of sitting in the bed, watching the show on Spike TV and drinking cider while tweeting the happenings and adding in the odd quip or two, I sat at my desk covering the show while blowing my brains out into various tissues due to a massive head cold. So, sadly for me and bully for you, there wasn’t any drunk tweeting and calling it the “VAG” awards this year.

All breaking news and trailers have been posted in separate articles and you can find links to each in the boxout above.

Quite a bit of trailers were revealed at the event: a new South Park: The Stick of Truth video was unveiled by Matt Stone and Trey Parker; a fresh look Donkey Kong: Tropical Freeze was shown by Reggie himself; other world-premiere clips will included Titanfall, Quantum Break, Broken Age, Dying Light, Tom Clancy’s The Division, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt and two trailers from Square Enix -Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition and Thief.

No Man’s Sky, the next game from Joe Danger studio Hello Games, was shown, as well as the announcement of Telltale’s version of A Game of Thrones and a collaboration with Gearbox Software called Tales from the Borderlands.

Oh, and the awards were handed out as well.

You can rewatch the program through the Twitch stream below.

Watch live video from GameTrailers on www.twitch.tv

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46 Comments

  1. Gekidami

    Preplay
    Get an exclusive look at Thief – The VGX Preshow kicks off with a trip to Eidos Montreal to get a look at the next installment of the Thief franchise.

    Hour #1
    VGX Start – The big show kicks off as hosts Joel McHale and Geoff Keighley take us through what kind of surprises are in store at VGX.
    Our first secret world premiere – We cant divulge all of our secrets, but trust us, you’re going to love this one.
    Smosh reveals the future of video games – What will video games be like in the future? The game at Smosh reveal all at VGX.
    Tomb Raider announcement – Get a Tomb Raider announcement, exclusively at VGX.
    Lara Croft in the flesh – Camilla Luddington, the voice behind Lara Croft, appears at VGX.
    The Vector Monkey finds a home – We’re revealing the winner of either Best Action Adventure or Best Sports Game categories. You tell us which you want to see.
    Reggie takes the stage – Nintendo of America’s fearless leader, Reggie Fils-Aime takes the stage for a demo.
    Another Vector Monkey is awarded – VGX honours another of this year’s best games.
    Quantum Break revealed – VGX is the only place you can get a look into the world of Remedy’s next epic title.
    Get even more Quantum Break – Remedy’s Oskari Hakkien stops by VGX to take you deeper into Quantum Break.
    Bonus world premiere – Another surprise Bonus World Premiere.

    Hour #2
    South Park and the Stick of Truth – Cartman, Kyle, Stan, and Kenny set out on their most epic journey ever.
    Game of the Year Award – The creators of South Park, Matt Stone and Trey Parker, award this year’s top honours.
    Mega 64 – Rocco and Shawn thought we left some awards out, so they filled in some of the gaps.
    Destiny arrives at VGX – Bungies latest title shines in this exclusive premiere.
    VICE’s Motherboard takes on Donkey Kong – Go behind the scenes and see the biggest rivalry this year’s Donkey Kong world championships.
    A new look at Broken Age – Double Fine’s Tim Schafer helps pull back the curtain on his next creation.
    Rooster Teeth present the pick for Cameo of the Year – You’re never going to guess who wins.
    World premieres as chosen by you – You tell us which world premiere you want to see next: Tom Clancy’s The Division or The Withcher 3: Wild Hunt
    Who will be crowned best indie game? – Find out which little studio takes home the big award.
    Secret world premiere #2 – Another all-new game, brought to you by VGX.

    Hour #3
    Zombies infect VGX – See if you can survive this demo of Dying Light.
    VGX welcomes PEWDIEPEW – One of YouTube’s biggest names visits VGX.
    Thief steals the show – Get an exclusive world premiere for the latest entry in this beloved franchise.
    You choose the award – We’re revealing the winner of either Best Shooter or Studio of the Year categiories. You tell us which you want to see.
    We name the character of the year – You voted, now find out who you chose as your Character of the Year.
    Another awesome world premiere – We’ve got some of this year’s biggest trailers – only at VGX.
    One final VGX award – You decide which award you want to see handed out.
    Titanfall world premiere – VGX welcomes Respawn Entertainment’s Vince Zampella for an exclusive look at one of next year’s biggest games.
    Rockstar rocks the house – An exclusive one night only performance of the music of Grand Theft Auto V

    From their site. Seems there are only three brand new first reveals, and two of those are No Man’s Sky & TellTales Game of Trones which were leaked. Just going off precedence, i’d assume the third is Uncharted 4.

    #1 1 year ago
  2. Dark

    VGX surprise reveals leaked
    - Telltale Games is making a Game of Thrones game based on the book series.
    - The next game from Joe Danger studio Hello Games is called No Man’s Sky.

    http://n4g.com/comments/relatedimages/8620653

    #2 1 year ago
  3. Stephany Nunneley

    @2 It’s already in the post. Thanks though.

    #3 1 year ago
  4. Gekidami

    ^
    The LEGO Movie Game, too:
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m365Z5wrSWw&feature=youtu.be

    EDIT: Looks like this may not be one of the reveals after all. WB uploaded the trailer themselves, confusingly, today of all days.

    #4 1 year ago
  5. Erthazus

    That’s it?

    Pfff. Not really that much. So far not a lot of big games at this show to announce.
    Although some new details about upcoming games in an interesting thing.

    #5 1 year ago
  6. GK

    of course,all gamers waiting news on Uncharted :)

    #6 1 year ago
  7. jomac3db

    Yes come on 5pm

    #7 1 year ago
  8. onlineatron

    guys at giant bomb were talking like hello game’s new one is a big deal. excited

    #8 1 year ago
  9. Gekidami

    @6
    Seems unlikely…
    http://www.dualshockers.com/2013/12/07/we-probably-wont-see-the-new-uncharted-for-ps4-mass-effect-4-or-doom-4-at-the-vgx-today/

    Of course we still dont know what the third game is, but its looking like it wont be one of the massive IP’s we’re expecting. After games like U2, UC3, TLOU, DS2 & MGSV (to name a few) seems this is going to be the most disappointing in terms of reveals. I guess its hard being stuck between gens. Either that or the shows budget getting slashed and it losing its live TV spot turned some publishers away.

    #9 1 year ago
  10. Dark

    It would be disappointing if there isn’t one PS4 exclusive reveal
    MS already have Quantum Break and Titanfall for XBO

    oh well sony had good run.

    #10 1 year ago
  11. mal617

    Can’t wait to see more Quantum Break

    #11 1 year ago
  12. Panthro

    Cant wait to see the Telltale Game of Thrones, hopefully it isn’t episodic, I hate waiting a month for the next part of the game :(

    I can have hopes, but its probably still going to be episodes…

    #12 1 year ago
  13. Legendaryboss

    @10
    Losing hope already? Its not over until the fat lady sings.

    #13 1 year ago
  14. Edo

    Point and click Game of Thrones …….yay……

    #14 1 year ago
  15. Erthazus

    ^ Lol. That’s the reality. But what can you expect from a console dev with the game that costs 15-20 euro’s for the full game with few episodes?

    + they are making like three games. Walking Dead, Wolf Among Us + Game Of thrones now.

    #15 1 year ago
  16. absolutezero

    God damn Thi4f looks fucking awful. Everything about it is wrong. Master thief! Covered in superfluous noise making shit!

    #16 1 year ago
  17. Stephany Nunneley

    The stream is utter shit on my end. I will be as fast as I can guys. Apologies. I guess the future isn’t “now” for all of us after all. :/

    #17 1 year ago
  18. Erthazus

    BORDERLANDS POINT AND CLICK ADVENTURE?

    L O L?

    *facepalm*

    #18 1 year ago
  19. absolutezero

    THE FUCK IS THIS SHIT.

    Get your hands out your pockets you faux-casual cunts. Fucking Americans.

    #19 1 year ago
  20. POOhead

    REGGIE REGGIE REGGIE REGGIE REGGIE REGGIE

    ZELDA

    #20 1 year ago
  21. absolutezero

    Cranky Kong is inzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz

    #21 1 year ago
  22. Ireland Michael

    This is an utter embarrassment. I can’t bare watching this tripe for a minute longer.

    Smosh was the straw. AC4 beating out TLOU was the haystack.

    #22 1 year ago
  23. polygem

    those hosts are so fucking annoying! unbelieveable. so try hard funny…but…not funny.

    i love dk but that presentation was superlame. metroid hint was nice though.

    #23 1 year ago
  24. absolutezero

    There was no Metroid hint. That was Nintendo speak for we are’nt doing anything.

    Please Understand.

    #24 1 year ago
  25. MadFlavour

    DORITO POPE HAS SPOKEN.

    PRAISE THE DEW.

    #25 1 year ago
  26. polygem

    the guy on the chair is 100% for sure on coke and he doesn’t have that much experience with it. i’m telling ya. embarrassing.

    #26 1 year ago
  27. polygem

    everything in this biz is the greatest thing ever. everything :)

    #27 1 year ago
  28. absolutezero

    Should I know who the guy with the shirt is?

    At least its not Sam Jackson but still, what were they thinking? It must be painful for the developers there to see that this is the public face of awards shows for the entire industry.

    #28 1 year ago
  29. Ireland Michael

    @26 Why do you think that?

    @28 The BAFTAs have been doing a far better job of that for a while now.

    #29 1 year ago
  30. absolutezero

    German ;)

    and by that I imagine hes seen a fair few. I know I have, the guy is all over the place.

    #30 1 year ago
  31. POOhead

    I thought he was quite funny

    #31 1 year ago
  32. Dirk

    I quit during the “comedy” clip with Lara calling the VGX awards, too painful to watch, I’ll read about what happened tomorrow.

    #32 1 year ago
  33. absolutezero

    Lovely lovely lovely Destiny.

    September. :(

    #33 1 year ago
  34. polygem

    @29: it’s written all over his face and it shows with every word he makes.

    destiny looked great but it wasn’t a lot of new stuff…was hoping for a short gameplay demo. game looks awesome though.

    #34 1 year ago
  35. absolutezero

    3.3 million people.

    #35 1 year ago
  36. absolutezero

    That complete lack of response to Gone Home.

    Amazing.

    #36 1 year ago
  37. Obernox

    God damn this is just awful….. I’ll wait until You guys at VG247 post all the good stuff, and thank you for sitting through this awkward cheese-fest.

    #37 1 year ago
  38. absolutezero

    pewdiepie lives in the UK.

    Please no.

    #38 1 year ago
  39. Beta

    Not awkward at all. Get back to the studio!

    #39 1 year ago
  40. Beta

    Good! I loved the Lutece twins :)

    #40 1 year ago
  41. fearmonkey

    They just need to let geoff keighley do the show, or get someone more serious.

    The music portion of this show is an embarassmenr, as is the bad attempts at humor. Those drunk guys waiting for the concert to start, the bad rap, and them joking about killing old people and prostitutes just make gamers look like idiots. I wish These guys would stop with the cheesey crap.

    Three things excite me, that new Borderlands telltale announcement, that indie procedural space game announcement, and the broken age gameplay looks great.

    But the urban music concert is just horrid and awful, seriously….
    )….

    #41 1 year ago
  42. GK

    where da fuck are news about Uncharted?

    #42 1 year ago
  43. Stephany Nunneley

    Ok. I have all the links to the news in here now. I have posted all the GT trailers in the main posts, and I *think* I am 80% typo free in all of them.

    I am off to bed with a bottle of cough syrup laced with codeine and to sneeze my head off.

    Night all!

    xxxxooo

    #43 1 year ago
  44. Legendaryboss

    I knew this was going be to a meh event compared to last year, I felt it within me. So glad i slept in.

    #44 1 year ago
  45. sebastien rivas

    1) Thanks Steph for your hard work.
    2) Guys, as a game dev, would you just blindly make games or wait to see what new consoles are like and have to offer? seriously, don’t put the cart in front of the Donkey. This is a normal situation, though I did expect a bit more than that, I am still not surprised in a bad way

    #45 1 year ago
  46. Djoenz

    Aw crap it seems I have missed some juicy shit? or not?

    #46 1 year ago

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    Nvidia has named yet another product “Shield” in an attempt to render us all hopelessly confused. The heart of Nvidia’s GDC 2015 press conference was the Shield, a $200 Android set top box launching in May. Apparently the “world’s first 4K Android TV”, the Shield supports 4K content encoded with h.265. The box runs on […]

  • Star Wars Battlefront footage shown behind closed doors

    Star Wars Battlefront is being shown to retailers. Now we want EA to show it to us. Star Wars Battlefront is expected sometime this year, so it’s about time EA gave us a look at DICE’s latest. It turns out that while press and gamers have had to twiddle their thumbs, EA is showing it […]

  • Dragon Age lead creative moves onto mysterious new BioWare project

    Dragon Age creator David Gaider is leaving his baby behind. Dragon Age is a team effort, but Gaider was one of the key creatives behind the franchise, creating the setting of Thedas (which, I was recently amused to learn, is an acronym: “THE Dragon Age Setting”). He was lead writer on all three games and […]

  • Unity 5 available for free with “no fucking around”

    Unity 5 looks amazing, and you can download and faff about with it for free right now. “We’re not nickel-and-diming people. When we say it’s free, it’s free. We’re not charging a royalty, which I think is akin to looking for whales.” Unity Technologies announced the release of the fifth version of its popular, simple, […]

  • Five Nights at Freddy’s 3 may be the end of the series

    Five Nights at Freddy’s 3 released yesterday, and many fans theorise that it marks the end of the series. Five Nights at Freddy’s developer Scott Cawthon has released a new teaser image on his website, but rather than pointing to a new game, many fans believe the teaser signals the end of the series. The […]

  • Source 2 announced, will also be free

    Valve has formally unveiled Source Engine 2, the third major engine to go free to developers at GDC 2015. Source 2 is the successor to the engine Valve has been using since Counter-Strike: Source and Half-Life 2. Valve didn’t have much to say about the technicalities of this long-awaited release. It is apparently focused on […]

  • SteamVR: Valve’s Lighthouse tech allows you to walk around while playing

    SteamVR’s key differentiator is a piece of tech allowing headsets to connect with other devices for extra accurate, room-scale tracking. Valve has announced a new bit of technology called Lighthouse, which it is making freely available to any hardware manufacturer. Like the extra tracking LEDs on Sony’s updated Project Morpheus, Lighthouse improves the headset’s accuracy, […]

  • Steam Machines, Controller, streaming box to launch in November

    Steam Machines will finally become a reality before the end of the year. Valve’s living room PC systems will release in November, the company announced today. Well, I say Valve’s – the idea behind Steam Machines is that a number of manufacturers will offer variously priced systems. Alienware and Falcon Northwest are among the dozen […]

  • Telltale veterans form new team, announce teen thriller Oxenfree

    Oxenfree is a supernatural teen thriller from some of the team behind Telltale Games’ award-winning adventures. New indie Night School Studios unveiled Oxenfree at GDC 2015. It tells the story of a group of friends who accidentally open a “ghostly rift” at an overnight party on the coast. Night School, which is made up of […]

  • PS4 global sales now stand at over 20.2 million

    The PS4 has sold 20.2 million units worldwide. Sony announced the new PS4 sales milestone at GDC 2015 today. It’s a hell of an achievement and salt in the wounds for Microsoft, which hasn’t updated us on Xbox One sales since it shipped “almost” 10 million back in November last year, and has fallen back […]

  • PS4 VR headset Morpheus out in 2016, capable of 120 FPS – video

    Sony’s VR headset Project Morpheus has some impressive grunt. Virtual reality and Morpheus were the heart of Sony’s GDC 2015 presentation today, ahead of its newly announced first-half 2016 comemrcial launch. SCE Worldwide Studios boss Shuhei Yoshida detailed the headset’s impressive capabilities, notably the fact that it can handle 120 FPS VR games. The PS4 […]

  • Papo & Yo developer making a VR game about dinosaurs

    Some days you write a headline and it makes you so happy that that you have to do a little chair dance, you know what I mean? Papo & Yo developer Minority Media, whom I would personally go to the wall for after they cut out my heart and stomped on it via the medium […]

  • Wasteland 2, Shovel Knight and more in big ole bunch of indies coming to Xbox One

    Xbox One owners are about to receive a pile of great new indie games. At GDC 2015, Microsoft revealed a list of new indie games headed to Xbox One. Some of these titles have already released on other platforms, so it looks like Microsoft has really relaxed the parity clause of ID@Xbox – or perhaps […]

  • Here’s an indie VR game made with Unreal Engine 4

    GDC 2015 is blowing up with indie games, VR and Unreal Engine 4, so here’s a video combining all three. Loading Human is a virtual reality adventure from indie developer Untold Games. It’s in the works for Mac and PC, and Sony has given an early green light for Project Morpheus, too, so expect it […]

  • GTA Online: Daily Objectives and Adversary Mode coming next week

    Heists aren’t the only thing coming to GTA Online next week: players can also expect Adversary Modes, new Daily Objectives and other Freemode activities. GTA Online’s Adversary Modes are new PvP modes which feature a range of competitive challenges and will unlock as players progress through Heists. Here’s a rundown straight from Rockstar: Come Out […]

  • Syndicate is the latest free game download on Origin

    The latest free title to be added to EA’s Origin service is 1993′s Syndicate. For a limited time, you can download the game for free and keep it, much like previous titles such as Theme Hospital. The isometric, real-time, tactical-action game was developed by Bullfrog Productions and released in June 1993. It is a favorite […]

  • Ancient Labyrinth DLC for Lords of the Fallen now available

    The Ancient Labyrinth DLC for Lords of the Fallen is now available for PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. It will run you $7.99 and builds upon the existing lore, characters, and storyline. Have a look at some new screenshots in the gallery below.

  • Shadowrun Online gets a name change and release date

    Shadowrun Online developer Cliffhanger Productions has announced the game’s name has been changed to Shadowrun Chronicles: Boston Lockdown and a release date for April has been set. The new title was formed via the developer and its Kickstarter backers, with the goal being to let those unfamiliar with the game know by the title alone […]

  • Amazon hosting Rockstar and 2K Games sale

    Amazon is hosting a Rockstar Games and 2K Games sale with discounts Max Payne titles, Bully and more. Here’s just some of the offerings listed: Manhunt 2 PC Download $3.00 Max Payne 3 PC Download $4.00 Bully: Scholarship Edition PC Download $3.00 LA Noire Xbox 360 $2.95 L.A. Noire: The Complete Edition PC Download $6.00 […]

  • Destiny weekly reset video shows off Inferno Crucible gameplay

    We have a gameplay video featuring Inferno Crucible gameplay featured in the Destiny weekly reset for you. In it, Arekkz Gaming gives you a look at Inferno Crucible and goes over the various intricacies. You can read up on the weekly reset through the links.

  • Resident Evil: Revelations 2 Episode 2 available from today

    Episode 2 for Resident Evil: Revelations 2 is now available. If you’ve purchased the Complete Season, you’ll be able to download Episode 2 on PS3, PS4 and Xbox One. Steam players should see the episode go live around 9-10pm PST, and Xbox 360 owners should be able to download very early tomorrow morning, per Capcom […]

  • Here’s a sneak peek video for Warhammer: End Times – Vermintide

    Fatshark Games has released a sneak peek video for its upcoming Games Workshop title, Warhammer: End Times – Vermintide. Vermintide is a FPS, co-op action title coming to PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, and its set during the End Times of the Warhammer universe in the city of Ubersreik. Warhammer: End Times – Vermintide […]

  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare video shows Ascendance DLC early access weapon

    As you know, Xbox Season Pass holders now have early access to the Ascendance DLC Pack bonus weapons for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare. Now you can watch a trailer for the weapon. The OHM directed energy hybrid weapon can switch between an LMG and Shotgun “on the fly,” and it also includes the OHM-Werewolf […]

  • March PS Plus games include OlliOlli 2, Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty, more

    March PlayStation Plus titles have popped up on the PS Plus page. Noticed by NeoGAF user skynidas, the titles include: OlliOlli2 (PS4/VITA) Valiant Hearts: The Great War (PS4) Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty (PS4) Counterspy (PS4/PS3) Papo & Yo (PS3) Sherlock Holmes: Crimes and Punishment (PS3) A notice has also been posted on the EU PS […]

  • Sci-fi horror game Caffeine will release on Xbox One, PS4 alongside PC – new trailer

    Caffeine creator Dylan Browne has announced the Unreal Engine 4 game will be released on Xbox One. The game will be published through Microsoft’s Indie Program. As previously announced, it is also coming to PC and and now PlayStation 4. Caffeine is a sci-fi horror game which stars a young boy who has been abandoned […]

  • Xbox 360 Preview program invites going out this month

    Much like the Xbox One Preview program, starting early this month, invites for the Xbox 360 Preview program will start rolling out. Select invitees will be able to join program directly from their Xbox 360. A special Xbox Live message will be sent, directing users to head over to their Settings page. Further instructions are […]

  • Tron: Legacy director in negotiations for Gran Turismo film

    Tron: Legacy director Joseph Kosinski is said to be in early negotiations to direct the Gran Turismo film. This is according to the Hollywood Reporter, which states Michael De Luca is still slated as one of the producers alongside Matt Milam, Dana Brunetti, Josh Bratman, DeVon Franklin and Elizabeth Cantillon. Plot details are still unknown […]

  • Fifth add-on pack for Alien: Isolation is available for download

    The Trigger, which is is the fifth add-on pack for Alien: Isolation, is available to download from today. In it, players will “compete against the clock” across three new maps in Survivor Mode. Set before the events of the main game, players step into the shoes of Sevastopol Station’s Ricardo who will do what he […]

  • HBO Go app now available on PlayStation 4

    Sony has announced the HBO Go app will be made available for download later today for PlayStation 4. The app works just like the PS version. Now you can watch True Detective, Game of Thrones, Veep and more through your console. Information on installation is available through the PS Blog.

  • Skyrim mods no longer restricted to 100MB in size

    Bethesda has announced a beta for Creation Kit update 1.9.33, lifts the 100MB size restriction for Skyrim mod makers. The beta is for both Skyrim’s PC launcher and the Creation Kit which will allow for unlimited file sizes. Here are the notes: Creation Kit 1.9.33 Update Creation Kit now supports unlimited file sizes for mods […]

  • Mad Max release date set for September, PS3 and Xbox 360 versions canned

    Mad Max from Just Cause developer Avalanche Studios has been given a September release date, along with the new of a last-gen cancellation. The axing of the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 versions were announced via Game Informer. Mad Max is the magazine’s featured game for the April issue. Avalanche, according GI, nixed development on […]

  • MGS 5: The Phantom Pain out in September, Kojima “closing the loop” on saga

    Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain will be released in September, according to an IGN Italy video, which also features Hideo Kojima discussing “With Metal Gear Solid 5, I’m finally “closing the loop” on the Metal Gear saga. The video has since been removed, but an image cap of the date is posted above. […]

  • Forza Horizon 2 Rockstar Energy Car Pack now available

    The Rockstar Energy Car Pack for Forza Horizon 2 for Xbox One is available now, alongside the free car for March. The free car is the Acura Integra Type-R, and the Rockstar pack included the following vehicles: 2014 Volkswagen Beetle GRC 2015 Subaru WRX STI 1996 BMW 850CSi 2015 Jaguar XFR-S 1970 Volkswagen #1107 Desert […]

  • 3DS firmware update kills web browser exploit

    Nintendo has issued a 3DS firmware update which fixes a web browser exploit that was being used to run pirated Game Boy Color ROMs since January as well as inject code within downloadable games. Another piece of code, per Eurogamer, changed the setting on the handheld to make it region-free. The exploit was only available […]

  • Unreal Tournament video shows updated textures on Outpost 23

    The latest footage from Epic’s new Unreal Tournament has surfaced, and it shows off the game’s first high-textured map which is called Outpost 23. As you can see from Zaccubus’ video, its the same are which Epic showed in the flythrough video from last year, only with updated textures and some new areas outside. The […]

  • Final add-on for Sunset Overdrive arrives in April

    The final add-on for Sunset Overdrive, Dawn of the Rise of the Fallen Machines, will be released in April. On April 1 to be exact. No, that’s not an April Fool’s joke from Insomniac Games either. Below, you can watch a fist-look at the new story, area, and traversal mechanic.

  • Heroes of the Storm playable at EGX Rezzed

    Heroes of the Storm will be playable at EGX Rezzed. This will be the first UK public hands-on with the online team brawler. Blizzard will also host giveaways and friendly tournaments at its stand. Tickets for all three days of Rezzed are still available, and you can purchase a pass through the official website. EGX […]

  • PES 2015 Data Pack 4 coming next week with Winter Transfers, new faces

    Data Pack 4 for Pro Evolution Soccer 2015 has been dated, and it updates the game with Winter Transfers, new player faces, and additional stadiums. The latest free update contains real-time player transfers made within the January window, and player ratings have also been updated. Additionally, a number of improved likenesses to key players will […]

  • Here’s the changelog for Dragon Age: Inquisition Patch 5

    Notes for upcoming Patch 5 for Dragon Age: Inquisition have been posted, noting improvements to gameplay and stability, and the new features outlined back in early February. Along with the new party storage system added to the Undercroft at Skyhold, players also have the ability to adjust the size of subtitles. Below you will find […]

  • Game of Thrones, Mortal Kombat X, Batman mobile games on the way

    Warner Bros. has announced free-to-play mobile titles spanning its DC Comics, Mortal Kombat and Game of Thrones properties. The following five new games under development are: Mortal Kombat X from NetherRealm Studios: The game blends fighting and card collection with cinematic gameplay and Fatalities. Play as both classic and fighters, and if you own the […]

  • Win! Beta access to new MMORPG Skyforge and DLC worth $70

    We have ten Wrath of the Gods Founders Packs to giveaway for new RPG Skyforge, worth over $70. All you need to do to win a Wrath of the Gods pack is enter your details in the form below and we’ll pick 10 winners at random on Thursday, March 5, after 3pm GMT. Skyforge is […]

  • PC gaming expected to be worth $35 billion by 2018

    PC gaming is alive and well. In fact, it’s expected to be worth $35 billion by 2018. According to game-business group Open Gaming Alliance, the PC gaming industry is expected to grow beyond its current $26 billion worth and to a massive $35 billion by the year 2018. The information is based on data collected […]

  • Advanced Warfare: new patch adds new weapon, Master Prestige ranks, more

    Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare has received a new patch that gives season pass holders early access to a new weapon and everyone else a myriad of fixes and additions. The patch went live today on Xbox 360 and Xbox One, without any official notes. CharlieIntel reports that among the new additions is the new […]

  • Destiny’s end game and raids explained

    Destiny’s end game can be a bit obtuse to those not used to MMO games. Fear not, we’ve got a few quick tips on how to crack it. Arekkz Gaming has a video for new players of Destiny or those who are looking to brush up on their knowledge of the game. Today’s theme is […]

  • Capcom adds local co-op to Resident Evil: Revelations 2 on PC

    Following fan outrage over lack of local co-op support for the PC version of Resident Evil: Revelations 2, Capcom has now added it. Resident Evil: Revelations 2 now officially supports split-screen local co-op in both campaign and raid mode. The update is currently in beta on Steam, but anyone can opt-in to try it. Capcom […]

  • New Destiny glitch spawns infinite Thralls on Earth

    Destiny’s latest glitch spawns infinite Thralls to help fuel your bounty hunting and loot lust. The glitch is simple to replicate. You’ll need to start The Dark Within mission on Earth, on any difficulty. Then follow the steps in the video below (Via DualShockers) to get to an area out of the map. You’ll then […]

  • Battlefield 4 Winter Patch is here with new game mode, netcode improvements and more

    DICE has released the Winter Patch for Battlefield 4. The patch brings an eSports focus with new game mode Squad Obliteration and plenty more. Battlefield 4 Winter Patch is now live on all platforms. It’s just over 400MB on PC and 1.34GB on consoles. The patch adds new game mode Squad Obliteration and more customisation […]

  • HTC hopes to see Half-Life on VR headset Vive

    Vive manufacturer HTC said that it hopes to see Valve games, including Half-Life, on the virtual reality headset. Speaking to the BBC, HTC chairwoman Cher Wang said that Valve is keen on having its games available on the VR headset. “I think Valve’s best game is Dota, right, and Portal and [Team Fortress] and I […]

  • Make money easily in Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate

    If you’re looking to buy a fell set of armour for your character in Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate but keep falling short on Zenny, this video will show you an easy way to make lots of it. Arekkz Gaming has a very handy tip for all Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate players: how to make Zenny […]

  • This is how you claim free Xbox One games from your Xbox 360

    Microsoft is giving everyone the ability to claim their free Xbox One Games with Gold titles from their Xbox 360 console, even without owning an Xbox One. If you don’t yet own an Xbox One and want to make sure you don’t miss out on all those free Games with Gold games, you’ll be pleased […]