Amazon Fire TV will launch with 96 games, full list here

Thursday, 3 April 2014 10:48 GMT By Dave Cook

Amazon Fire TV will launch with 96 games, and the full list of free and paid titles has emerged online.

It follows claims from Amazon’s Peter Larsen that Amazon Fire TV is not trying to be a games console.

You’ll also find the debut Kindle Fire TV trailer and our full report on what the $99 device does through the links.

Here’s the game list in full:

Free Games

  • Despicable Me: Minion Rush – Gameloft
  • The Walking Dead: The Complete First Season (first episode free) – Telltale Games
  • Hungry Shark Evolution – Future Games of London
  • Asphalt 8: Airborne – Gameloft
  • Deer Hunter 2014 – Glu Mobile
  • Hill Climb Racing – Fingersoft
  • Riptide GP2 – Vector Unit
  • Bingo Blitz – Buffalo Studios
  • Reaper – Hexage
  • Stickman Downhill – Djinnworks
  • Big Win Slots – Mobile Deluxe
  • Into the Dead – PikPok
  • PBA Bowling Challenge – Concrete Software
  • Badland – Frogmind
  • Stickman Base Jumper – Djinnworks
  • Dead Trigger 2 – Madfinger Games
  • Zen Pinball HD – Zen Studios
  • Sonic CD – Sega
  • Dead on Arrival 2 – N3V Games
  • Voodoo Whisperer – Gogii Games
  • Dead System – Animoca
  • Clarc Lite – Hahn Film AG
  • Vendetta Online – Guild Software
  • Arc Squadron: Redux – Psyonix Studios

$.99 Games

  • Naught 2 – Blue Shadow Games
  • Grandpa and the Zombies – Tivola Publishing
  • Endless Skater – Supervillain Studios
  • Ski Safari – Defiant Development
  • Polar Bowler: 1st Frame – WildTangent
  • Gravity Guy – Miniclip
  • Buddy & Me – Sunbreak Games
  • Rabbids Big Bang – Ubisoft
  • Quell – Fallen Tree Games
  • Pocket Rally – Illusion Magic Studio
  • Gravestompers: Kid Zombies Save Eradication! – Mad Menace Entertainment
  • Motorbike – baKno Games
  • Quiet, Please! – Nostatic Software
  • Beyond Ynth HD – FDG
  • Grow – Epic Pixel
  • Puddle – Neko Entertainment
  • Recursion – Kick Back Games
  • A Ride into the Mountains – Chia-Yu Chen
  • Cannon Ballers – Steamburger Studios
  • League of Evil – Noodlecake Studios
  • Super Daddio 2 – Glenn Bacon
  • Super Mega Worm – Deceased Pixel
  • Quiet Christmas – Nostatic Software

$1.00 – $1.98 Games

  • Alpha Wave – Hardline Studios ($1.00)
  • Sci-Fighters – Headup Games ($1.29)
  • Experiment – Headup Games ($1.31)
  • Ascent of Kings – Nostatic Software ($1.49)
  • Kung Fu Fight! – Nostatic Software ($1.49)
  • Striker Soccer Euro 2012 Pro – U-PLAY Online ($1.87)

$1.99 Games

  • Quell Reflect – Fallen Tree Games
  • Radiant – Hexage
  • Mystery Case Files: Return to Ravenhurst – Big Fish Games
  • Fantastic 4 in a Row – EnsenaSoft
  • Vacation Vexation – Nostatic Software
  • Fist of Awesome – I Fight Bears
  • Atlantis Sky Patrol – Big Fish Games
  • Evac – Hexage
  • Mini Golf Mundo – Esenasoft
  • Mystery Castle HD Episode 1 – Runestone Games
  • Mystery Castle HD Episode 2 – Runestone Games
  • Mystery Castle HD Episode 3 – Runestone Games
  • Mystery Castle HD Episode 4 – Runestone Games
  • Mystery Castle HD Episode 5 – Runestone Games

$2.00 – $2.98 Games

  • Coaster Crazy Deluxe – Frontier Developments ($2.49)
  • Monster RPG 2 – Nooskewl ($2.91)

$2.99 Games

  • Sonic the Hedgehog 2 – Sega
  • Sonic the Hedgehog – Sega
  • Doom & Destiny – HeartBit Interactive
  • Rayman Fiesta Run – Ubisoft
  • Quell Memento – Fallen Tree Games
  • Prince of Persia: The Shadow and the Flame – Ubsoft
  • Double Dragon Trilogy – DotEmu
  • King Oddball – 10tons
  • Canabalt HD – Kittenface Software
  • Dark Incursion – Big Blue Bubble
  • Trouserheart – 10tons

$3.99 Games

  • Sonic the Hedgehog 4 Episode 1

$4.99 Games

  • The Game of Life – Electronic Arts
  • Terraria – 505 Games
  • Sonic the Hedgehog 4 Episode II – Sega
  • Crazy Taxi – Sega
  • Air Fighters Pro – RORTOS
  • Clarc – Hahn Film
  • The Cave – Double Fine
  • Tetris – Tetris Online
  • Virtua Tennis Challenge – Sega

$6.99 Games

  • Sev Zero – Amazon Games Studio
  • Aftermath XHD – Jakyll
  • Minecraft – Pocket Edition – Mojang
  • Modern Combat 4: Zero Hour – Gameloft

$7.99 Games

  • NBA 2K14 – 2K Games

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  1. Gekidami

    So tell me, why this is getting so much attention, yet cable boxes and the like that have had the option of playing games on them for years now have gotten zero articles? This is pretty much just that expect you guy it once.
    In fact i didnt even know Apple TV & Roku existed till today only from hearing them referenced in regards to this, and they’re apparently the exact same thing.

    Seems like the device is already old news. Its for people who for some bizarre reason cant get their hands on a box provided by a TV service (be it cable, ADSL or satellite, they all do it these days) or dont own a Smart TV or one of the other options already out that are pretty much the same thing. …So who is this aimed at, exactly? Anyone here actually interested in this?

    Going back to my original point, as to why this is getting so much attention from gaming sites, i really dont get it. Only valid reason i can see is sort of a felt obligation after over hype fuck-ups.

    #1 1 year ago
  2. ChristopherJack

    @1, Actually we only have a single cable provider in Aus with none of those sort of features afaik & we only recently got our first serious attempt at an IPTV box which is also limited (& expensive), Of course we also have thing like Apple TV & such but I’ve never seen the point in them or smart TV, Seriously though, without Netflix & Hulu in Aus, what’s the point in smart TVs & smart boxes? With both it maybe an enticing sales point for a super cheap smart box or stick.

    #2 1 year ago
  3. Michael Ireland

    @Gekidami It’s aimed at the causal consumer, not the core consumer.

    It has games because it can.

    Dedicated gamers seem unwilling to accept that core gaming experiences are old fashioned in consumers eye at this point. It’s a dying market.

    The vast majority of consumers (especially the growing youth population) is far more invested in the portable experience now than dedicated hardware. They want simple, throwaway gaming experience that pass the time, not 60 packages, many of which aren’t even worth the money.

    Lots of people have ditched the PC for the tablet. This brings the experience back to the living room and the TV at an affordable price.

    #3 1 year ago
  4. Dragon

    “Dedicated gamers seem unwilling to accept that core gaming experiences are old fashioned in consumers eye at this point. It’s a dying market.”
    Agreed. Its not like PS4 is the fastest selling console ever.

    #4 1 year ago
  5. Michael Ireland

    @Dragon Irrelevant. Lots of people bought the consoles quickly because they were stuck with a drawn out hardware run and were desperate for new hardware. The sales of the hardware might be high enough, but they absolutely pale in comparison to the sales of Apple products and Android related technology. And hardware is only one side of the equation – it also needs to shift software. Developers are far more willing to chase 50,000.000 sales than 50,000.

    Apple’s phone division alone is currently worth more money than Microsoft is worth in it’s entirety. Sony is currently in money desperation mode. Both are struggling to eke out any sort of profit from the gaming market.

    Both console’s consumer base combined is barely 1/10 that of the current mobile / tablet market. People consume mobile and portable technology and content with a ferocity that that console market could only wish it did.

    But feel free to keep denying that to yourself if you want. All of this is easily backed up by the numbers.

    #5 1 year ago
  6. PEYJ

    A bit doomsday-like comments in here about the consoles : )

    I think that core gaming is also an artform – that goes for both some of the indie games and the more expensive ones. Core gaming dying out could happen in the 21st century but I really don’t think it will be in the first half of it.

    #6 1 year ago
  7. Michael Ireland

    @PEYJ I don’t think its going to die. I just think its becoming largely irrelevant and niche.

    #7 1 year ago
  8. Dragon

    “Developers are far more willing to chase 50,000.000 sales than 50,000.”
    So, tell me how many mobile gaming companies are bigger than console game making companies? And what is the average cost of mobile games vs console games?

    “Both console’s consumer base combined is barely 1/10 that of the current mobile / tablet market.”
    Funny. Proof? I want some links to believe that.
    I will tell you something, the split is 50-50 in Japan, a country way ahead of West in terms of smartphone usage.

    “All of this is easily backed up by the numbers.”
    Where? I don’t see any. Tell me some relevant ones.

    “I just think its becoming largely irrelevant and niche.”
    Irrelevant? Right. As long as there is demand for console games, that wont happen. If anything, this Fire TV, if successful, will only re-establish the home console market. Its basically 2-3 old hardware in a console format.

    #8 1 year ago
  9. OlderGamer

    Mike +1

    #9 1 year ago
  10. Michael Ireland

    @Dragon I’ll gladly provide links to back up my stance when you provide links to back up yours. I don’t sit around keeping a giant bookmark of folders for this information, but it’s easily searchable.

    #10 1 year ago
  11. Dragon

    @Michael Ireland,
    Here are mine-

    Now give me for these-
    “Both console’s consumer base combined is barely 1/10 that of the current mobile / tablet market.”
    “Developers are far more willing to chase 50,000.000 sales than 50,000.”

    #11 1 year ago
  12. Michael Ireland

    @Dragon Ummm… that link only substantiate my point even more.

    You also need to prove that Japan is such a huge part of the mobile as you claim. There may be a high PERCENTAGE, but the population of Japan itself is only a small percentage of the entire global market.

    It’s simple math. Add up the hardware sales numbers of the major consoles and then add up the hardware sales of Apple products and Android devices. Heck, you don’t even need to include Android and it’s still significantly larger.

    Give me 10 minutes and I’ll gladly provide links.

    #12 1 year ago
  13. mistermogul

    @Michael Ireland “I don’t sit around keeping a giant bookmark of folders for this information”

    I’m disappointed. And you call yourself a serious comment contributor, I dunno!


    #13 1 year ago
  14. Michael Ireland

    @mistermogul Hahahaha.

    @Dragon: I’m on my phone so linking will be sporadic. – Apple are currently selling more units of their hardware in a year than Sony and Microsoft have sold in half a decade. Considering they’re selling at price points often higher than the console hardware, “record setting consoles sales” suddenly doesn’t sound so impressive. – The number of registered Android devices is about to hit one billion More Android devices have been registered in the last year than Microsoft, Nintendo and Sony combined have sold in hardware in the last half a generation.

    #14 1 year ago
  15. Michael Ireland

    @Michael Ireland *half a decade

    #15 1 year ago
  16. Gheritt White

    @Michael Ireland I’m with you on this on this one. IMHO microconsoles are the future of interactive living room entertainment one way or another, either as box top units or built into TV sets.

    The current gen is the last gen of consoles and will max out at roughly 7 years, with a tail of a further two or three.

    #16 1 year ago
  17. Dragon

    @Michael Ireland,
    You just continue to prove my stance that your recent future talks are nothing but hot air baseless assumptions which don’t have even an iota of objectivity in them.

    I asked for links for these-
    “Both console’s consumer base combined is barely 1/10 that of the current mobile / tablet market.”
    “Developers are far more willing to chase 50,000.000 sales than 50,000.”
    Where in the link you gave is that 1/10th thing written? I said 50-50 in Japan and gave the exact link. No skirting around.
    Give the links to the supposed “facts” you typed, not some random mobile trivia which I already know.

    “Apple are currently selling more units of their hardware in a year than Sony and Microsoft have sold in half a decade.”
    Yeah, so? Sony sells more than 40 million smartphones per year, at a average unit price over what Samsung does (which sells more than 100 million per year). So? How does that give the “1/10th” number. Its been going on for years.

    Give me some solid proof for your 1/10th data, or admit that it was gross over-exaggeration to give your subjective opinion a meaty backing of false data.
    Lets see if you skirt the topic or give some backing for that “1/10th number”.
    Everyone can have opinions, which are entirely subjective in nature, and wrong in your case. Don’t try to pass them as gospel truths though. You will fail hard at that.

    #17 1 year ago
  18. Dragon

    @Gheritt White,
    That is more like it. You can have your opinions. In this case, microconsoles are just consoles with outdated aka cheaper hardware. Cheaper things sell. I doubt anyone disagrees with that. In fact, I wrote a big piece in forums when PSVTV was announced that $100 consoles backed by Sony, Amazon etc. has the potential to do very well.
    However, do you also agree with the notion that mobile/tablet gaming will kill consoles (which obviously includes Fire TV, its a console, micro, mini whatever)? Because that is fallacy.
    Obviously, in future, we will have devices which easily hook up at TVs plus have all the smartphone features, rendering every other device connected to TV rather moot.
    Then again, that is an all in one device, encompassing everything consoles, mobiles stand for.
    When one device can do it all, why bother buying multiple ones? Everyone is working towards it. Mobile/console/PC things is just business practice. When a single device can have everything, its hardly that console or PC or mobile die out. They all get combined into one.

    Which also makes me grin everytime I hear people saying “I only wanna game console”. I don’t use my games console for anything other than games, but really, if a device can do everything, why shouldn’t it?

    This is the Wulf effect :lol:

    #18 1 year ago
  19. Gheritt White

    @Dragon I don’t think *anything* is going to kill PS4 and Xbox One, I just don’t think that there will be further dedicated hardware to replace them. In 7 years time, microconsoles (either standalone or built-in) will have the horsepower to compete and a price point that can’t be matched. Everything is moving in the direction of software as a service anyway, so a streaming solution with a bit of dedicated local processing makes the most sense. Plus, most people don’t actually care about the latest whiz-bang GFX – IMHO, games don’t *need* to look any better than what you can get from a PS4 or XB1 and for those that think otherwise, there will *always* be PCs.

    #19 1 year ago
  20. Panthro

    @Gheritt White

    Because PC’s are *only* for games with good graphics.

    #20 1 year ago
  21. Gheritt White

    @Panthro No, but PCs are the only place where you can bet the *best* graphics, so if that’s what floats your boat, that’s the platform to which you’ll gravitate. Everyone else (myself included) will be happy to trade that for convenience and compatibility (consoles/microconsoles/set-top boxes).

    As for game genres, despite the protestations of The Glorious Master Race, there’s actually very little difference in the types of experience I can get on PC and those I can get on tablet/console/microconsole. In fact I’d say I was drowning in options, no matter which platform I choose.

    #21 1 year ago
  22. Michael Ireland

    @Dragon , “Where in the link you gave is that 1/10th thing written?”

    It’s called basic math. Add up the userbase of phone and tablets and compare it to the useable for dedicated games consoles.

    #22 1 year ago
  23. Dragon

    @Michael Ireland,
    I lose. Your fantastic logic is way above my level (small matter that I am quite good at modern physics). So, just adding all mobile and tablets, many of which are sub $150 phones that are incapable of playing a good portion of mobile games, and then dividing that number with number of console gives you the size of consumer base, no matter whether that consumer base is even capable of playing the game, or are indulged in easy piracy.
    There is something called common logic, look it up.

    @Gheritt White,
    I agree with your assessment. Price and convenience matters most imo. One of the things I feel PSVTV will have an advantage over Fire TV since it would have PS Now on it eventually.

    That said, the guy you agreed with told us folks that streaming games is fantasy and will never happen and people will never accept AND boxes beneath the TV are there to stay.
    I have hardly ever heard a bigger bundle of contradictions than that coming from a single guy.

    #23 1 year ago
  24. illuminatusv

    This is so amazing … NOT !!

    #24 1 year ago
  25. ManuOtaku

    The way i see it all this back and forth is because ireland has the believe that sony and microsoft will not survive with only their core audience in the future, which is a blasfemy in the eyes of some followers, and they are not fanboys. but when is about nintendo for the exact same reason, core avid nintendo gamers not enough to keep them in busines all doom and gloom, and the very few posters that defend their stance(nintendo), they are fanboys.

    Ps: i dont name the person this is aimed for, because he/she tends to write to some commenters pretending they arent there.

    #25 1 year ago
  26. salarta

    Is it just me, or do NONE of these games have much value for buying Fire TV solely based on the games component?

    The Sonic and Tetris games can be bought on many devices, Minecraft is on nearly everything (except Oculus, for good reason), and a good chunk of it looks like shovelware.

    I still think a lot of people will get this for the Amazon Prime aspect, but I think I’ll be passing for now until we see more out of it.

    #26 1 year ago

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    Overnight, a rumor surfaced claiming a remastered version of the original Gears of War was coming to Xbox One. According to playtesters, it isn’t a rumor at all. Polygon first broke the story, citing a source who showed the site sreencaps of the Locust invasion with updated visuals. Screenshots of the multiplayer showing improved lighting […]

  • GameStop promo outs Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 for November, pre-order for access to beta

    Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 will be released in November, according to what appears to be a leaked GameStop store promo posted on Kotaku. The exact date is November 6, which isn’t a surprise to anyone. On the promo, it notes that those who pre-order will be granted beta access for PC, PlayStation 4 […]

  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Double XP and Elite Bonus weekend has kicked off

    Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare players can earn Double XP along with Elite Bonus on all platforms. There is even Double XP and Double Weapon XP on offer for Black Ops 2. The dry run is over. Prep for the Sunday reveal of #BlackOps3 begins now. 2XP/2XweapXP is live. — Treyarch Studios (@Treyarch) April […]

  • Atlus makes “minor edits” to Dungeon Travelers 2 in order to avoid AO rating

    Atlus has announced it has made “minor edits” to four in-game images contained in Dungeon Travelers 2 to avoid an AO rating by the ESRB. According to a press release from the company, localization sometimes require changes to content in order for it to be “understood en masse,” which is why it worked closely with […]

  • Battlefield Hardline is 40% off through Origin this weekend

    The standard edition of Battlefield Hardline on PC is 40% off this weekend through EA’s Origin service. The Digital Deluxe Edition is also 40% off and includes various Battlepacks unavailable in the standard version. You can also pick up the Battlefield Hardline Ultimate edition for 23% off, which comes with all four planned expansions through […]

  • Submerged is an exploration-adventure game coming to multiple platforms

    Submerged is the latest title in development from Uppercut Games, and the exploration-adventure game is coming to PlayStation 4 and other platforms this year. The game takes place in a flooded city which Miku and her wounded brother Taku have reached by boat. Miku needs to find a safe place for her brother to rest […]

  • These screenshots for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt show superb attention to detail

    Some gorgeous new screenshots for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt have surfaced, and a couple are wallpaper worthy. Especially the one with the horse, but as you’re well aware, I’m horse crazed. The images below in the gallery have been scaled to fit properly, but if you head over to NeoGAF you can bask in […]

  • Namco kicks off Humble Store partnership with Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin

    Namco Bandai has started offering its PC titles on Humble Store, and this includes the recently released Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin. Other titles include Dragon Ball Xenoverse, and Project Cars. “In Japan, the Bandai Namco Group companies are known for supporting different charity programs and we are very happy to be […]

  • World of Tanks: 2,000 Bonus codes to give away

    Already have a World of Tanks account? We’ve got 2,000 codes for players to top up their Gold and Premium days. This weekend sees the World of Tanks Grand Finals take place in Poland, and we’ve got a bunch of game codes to give away to celebrate. Each Bonus PC code offers 150 Gold and […]

  • Mad Max contains Top Dog camps with boss fights

    Mad Max will have bases which vary in difficulty, some of which are considered a “finale” for a particular region and feature a boss fight. Speaking in the latest issue of GamesMaster via GamesRadar, the game’s producer John Fuller said this allows players to tailor their experience by deciding how much of a challenge they […]

  • Just Cause 3 gameplay trailer reveal coming next week

    Mark your calendars for Tuesday, April 28, because you won’t want to miss the gameplay reveal of Just Cause 3. Avalanche tweeted the date along with a teaser, as seen below. The box art has also made an appearance. Keep an eye on the game’s YouTube page, and we’ll be sure to post the video […]

  • First paid Skyrim Steam Workshop mod has been pulled

    Valve’s new incentive which allows modders to charge for their creations hasn’t been live for 24 hours yet, and already, one mod has been pulled. The mod in question was Chesko’s Fishing Mod for Skyrim, which the creator pulled after a community member questioned whether Chesko had permission from the creator of the character-idle animations […]

  • Resident Evil HD Remaster has sold over one million copies worldwide

    The HD remaster of Resident Evil has sold over one million copies worldwide since its January 20 release, Capcom has announced. The company attributed the sales milestone to producing a “great product” along with excellent word of mouth and praise from fans. In February, Capcom said Resident Evil HD Remaster was its fastest-selling digital title […]

  • The Crew: the Raid Car Pack and Raid Live Update now available for download

    The Crew players can now download the Raid Car Pack which is the last of four themes car packs. The Raid Live Update is also available, and it contains six new tuning specs. The car pack contains three new cars: the 2012 Cadillac Escalade, the off-road 2011 Volkswagen Touareg NF and the McLaren F1 supercar. […]

  • Geralt is very professional in the latest Witcher 3: Wild Hunt TV spot

    The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt has a new TV spot that’s short and to the point. The latest Witcher 3 trailer comes in the form of TV spot. It’s all CGI, and it looks good. If you’re more into gameplay trailers, the latest one will serve you well. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is out […]

  • Steam roguelike sale is live, offers deep discounts on a stellar collection of titles

    If you’re into challenging, procedurally-generated, and infinitely-replayable games, Steam’s current sale will hook you up. Steam is hosting a sale on roguelike games. Plenty of titles in the genre are on sale for upwards of 75% off. Highlights include Risk of Rain at 75% off, Don’t Starve at 66% off, Spelunky at 75% off, FTL: […]

  • Resident Evil: Revelations 2 finally gets online co-op in Raid Mode on Xbox One

    Resident Evil: Revelations 2 has been patched to support online play in Raid Mode on Xbox One. The Xbox One version of Resident Evil: Revelations 2 lacked online support in Raid Mode for a long time. Until today. A new patch has been released to bring that version in line with the rest of them. […]

  • A section in Killing Floor 2′s EULA about cyberbullying is riling up some fans

    Killing Floor 2 has recently got into a bit of trouble with some fans due to a clause in its EULA that gives the developer the right to revoke a user’s license without prior notice. The Killing Floor 2 EULA – just like many others found in modern games, has a section dedicated to cheating […]

  • World of Tanks: 2,000 free tanks and in-game cash to giveaway

    To celebrate the World of Tanks grand finals this weekend we’ve got some great freebies to give away to new players. We have 2,000 PC invite codes to giveaway, with each one offering new accounts a T2 Light Tank, 100 Gold and 1 Days Premium worth around €8.00. All you need to do is enter […]

  • Marvel announces partnership with Telltale, first game due in 2017

    Marvel and Telltale have entered into a partnership that will allow the developer to work on a new game series, due in 2017. Telltale has announced that it has partnered with Marvel Games, Marvel Entertainment’s video games division, for the development of a new game series. No indication was given as to what the new […]

  • Destiny: Bungie is not saying no to a player trading system

    Bungie has not completely ruled out the idea of bringing a trading system to Destiny. Destiny does not offer any way for players to trade items amongst themselves. But ever since the game’s release, players have never stopped asking Bungie to add one in. While the developer does not have a satisfying answer, it’s still […]

  • Destiny: Xur location and inventory for April 24, 25 – MIDA Multi-Tool edition

    The weekend Exotics market run by Xur: Agent of the Nine is now open for business. Destiny’s bizarre vendor, Xur, has arrived at the Tower. Xur is your man if you’re looking for Exotic armour or weapons. Not only that, but he will also let you exchange your old Exotic gear for new, upgraded versions. […]

  • Warcraft movie delayed yet again

    The Warcraft movie will no longer hit theatres in March 2016. The release date of the Warcraft movie has been pushed back by three months. The movie was expected in March 2016, but Legendary Pictures announced yesterday that it is now due on June 10, 2016. No reason was given for the delay. This is […]

  • Destiny: Iron Banner returns on April 28

    Destiny’s Iron Banner PvP event will return this Tuesday. Bungie has announced that the Iron Banner, it’s once-every-few-weeks PvP event, will make a return with next week’s weekly reset. It was initially due this week, but because of the recent Crucible changes that were implemented with patch 1.1.2, Bungie wanted to wait and see. That […]

  • Deus Ex devs take the piss out of Black Ops 3

    Deus Ex developers have been having a bit of a laugh at the expense of Call of Duty’s official Twitter account. You would be forgiven to think that yesterday’s Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 ‘Ember’ teaser was part of an ad campaign for a Deus Ex game, with all the biohacking, wearable tech, augmentation, […]

  • Bungie weekly update: Commendations begone

    Destiny’s weekly update is here to determine the fate of all those Commendations you’ve been earning in the past few months. Bungie started off this week’s update with a recap of the details revealed during the recent livestream. There wasn’t really anything on this front that they haven’t talked about already. With the exception of […]

  • This GTA 5 trainer lets you play as almost anything and it’s the best thing ever

    Want to play GTA 5 as a monkey, a cat, a fish, a deer or some other non-human thing that we eat or keep as a pet? ScriptHook has you covered. Not only can you play as critters, it change other game values, according to an explanation from PC Gamer. These values include making changes […]

  • EA Sports moves Rory McIlroy PGA TOUR release date to July

    EA Sports has announced Rory McIlroy PGA TOUR will be released in July. Originally announced for June, the golf game will now release the same week as the Open Championship at St. Andrews, on July 14. EA also provided some more color on gameplay features such as the ability to customize the game by borrowing […]

  • Jason Voorhees joins Mortal Kombat X in May, Kombat Pack owners get first dibs

    Jason Voorhees will arrive for Mortal Kombat X players in May, NetherRealm Studios announced today during the latest Kombat Kast. Jason will be shown for the first time on Monday, May 4 during a special Kombat Kast. According to EventHub which watched the livestream, the developer will also show off the character’s move and Variations. […]

  • The Witcher 3: Nvidia heads to Poland for a behind-the-scenes look – video

    A video for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt has been released, taking you behind-the-scenes with CD Projekt RED. Nvidia’s GeForce crew went to the firm’s studio in Poland to talk with the game’s executive producer John Mamais, who provides a look at the PC version of the upcoming RPG. CD Projekt, according to the video […]

  • Microsoft notes decline in Xbox unit sales for Q3 FY15 to 1.6 million

    Microsoft reported its Q3 FY15 earnings today, citing growth in Xbox Live usage as one of the contributing factors to the firm’s reported revenue. However, the firm noted a decline in units sales for its Xbox consoles during the quarter. Microsoft Q3 2014 (yoy comparison) Microsoft Q1 fiscal 2015 Microsoft Q2 fiscal 2015 The firm […]

  • Powerplay is a new feature included in the Elite: Dangerous May update

    The next update for Elite: Dangerous is coming next month and it includes a new feature called Powerplay. According to Frontier Developments, Powerplay allows players to participate in an ongoing battle that “enhances every aspect” of the game. Players can become allies with a number of galactic Powers and guide their strategy, pursue objectives in […]

  • Facebook says it’s “too early” to discuss large-scale shipments of Oculus Rift

    Facebook has said it is “too early” to discuss large-scale shipments of Oculus Rift as the VR headset is still in the development stages. Speaking during a call to investors, Facebook CFO David Wehner said the company had nothing to announce regarding the amount of stock it expected to ship. “We have not announced any […]

  • Battlefield Hardline’s first patch and rental server program hits next week

    Battlefield Hardline’s first patch has a release date for both consoles and PC. PC & Console patch and RSP for Consoles coming April 28th. Fixes include TDM spawns and more: — Battlefield (@Battlefield) April 23, 2015 The update will include fixes to Punkbuster, Nvidia DirectX drivers, TDM spawns, contains weapon balance tweaks and […]

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

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

  • Play Skyrim for free this weekend on Steam and take 75% off while you’re at it

    Skyrim is free this weekend on Steam providing wanna-be Dragonborns who have procrastinated on wetting their blades with Stormcloak blood the perfect opportunity to give the RPG a try. Head over to Steam and download the game and play for free until April 26 at 1am PDT. The game is also 75% off if you […]

  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 “Ember” teaser video released ahead of full reveal

    Activision has released a Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 teaser video titled “Ember” and you can watch it right here. Here’s the video blurb: “In the next 50 years, technological advancements will lead us into a world where only those who risk going too far, will find out how far we can actually go.” […]

  • Dragon Age Keep update includes more customizability and control

    Bioware has updated Dragon Age Keep after listening to community feedback. The update includes more customization and control over heroes, world states, career and more. Players can now customize hero portraits or delete Dragon Age: Inquisition heroes from the Hero section. They can also remove playthrough states from the World State Manager and keep up […]

  • Here’s a look at some Conker community creations in Project Spark

    Conker’s Bug Reunion releases today, and below is a video showing some of the community creations you will be able to download using the creation pack. Project Spark is a free download on Xbox One and Windows 8.1, and you can download the Conker Creation Pack today. It contains 350 assets in order for users […]

  • Rainbow Six: Siege video shines spotlight on the British Counter Terrorist Unit

    Ubisoft has released a Rainbow Six: Siege video which gives you a look at the British Counter Terrorist Unit which features “the best of the Army, Navy, and Air Force.” The firm said that over the next few weeks it will introduce the public to each of the units in the game. Rainbow Six Siege […]

  • Mario Kart 8 DLC and Mewtwo for Super Smash Bros. headline eShop update in North America

    Nintendo has updated the North American end of the eShop with an update and new DLC for Mario Kart 8 and the Mewtwo DLC for Super Smash Bros. Other highlights include Mario Kart DS on Wii U Virtual Console, the continuation of International StreetPass Week and more. Full update is below. Nintendo eShop Mario Kart […]

  • Square Enix host E3 2015 conference this year on June 16

    With Final Fantasy 15, Rise of the Tomb Raider and Deus Ex: Mankind Divided on the horizon, it should come as no surprise to learn that Square Enix will be hosting a dedicated E3 2015 conference this year. The presentation will take place Tuesday, June 16 at 9am PDT/12pm EDT/5pm UK. It will be broadcast […]

  • Final Fantasy 4: The After Years 3D remake releasing on Steam next month

    Final Fantasy 4: The After Years has been given a makeover and will be released on Steam of PC next month. You can now pre-order it on Steam and take 10% off for the time being. The game will be released on the digital service May 12 and will include trading cards and achievements. Thanks, […]

  • This Project Cars video shows off the racer’s multiplayer

    Project Cars developer Slightly Mad has released a new video giving you a look at the game’s multiplayer. The game is out next month, and if you would like to refresh yourself on the tracks included,  give this a look. While you are clicking links, here’s the minimum and recommended PC specifications which dropped last […]

  • Looks like Logitech is getting out of OEM mouse production business [Clarification]

    Logitech will no longer produce “low-end” mice, citing a decline in PC accessories. This story has been updated to include a clarification. According to a Reuters report, per MCV, the firm will instead focus on video accessories and streaming music, as its wireless Bluetooth speakers are now its best-selling product rage. This will help offset […]

  • Win! We have 1,000 Heroes of the Storm beta keys to give away

    Must have more MOBA? Win one of our 1,000 Heroes of the Storm beta keys and see if you’re more Blizzard than LoL. Can’t wait for June 2? Of course you can’t. We have 1,000 closed beta keys for Heroes of the Storm to give away this week, allowing you access before Blizzard’s MOBA goes […]

  • Xenoblade Chronicles X Nintendo Direct airs tomorrow, April 24

    A Nintendo Direct devoted entirely to Xenoblade Chronicles X will air this Friday, April 24. The video showcase will start at 11am PDT/2pm EDT/7pm UK. After the showcase, a new Nintendo Treehouse: Live presentation featuring the game will air. This is the second Xenoblace Chronicles X Nintendo Direct, but the first in English. The first […]

  • Blizzard will have 500 game stations set up at gamescom 2015

    Blizzard is heading to gamescom 2015 in August and it will have 500 game stations set up for attendees to get their hands on five of its titles. The developer will be set up in Hall 7 and those who stop by will be able to get hands-on with the latest content for Heroes of […]

  • PS4 price cut to £299 in UK

    Sony has dropped the price of the PS4 in the UK. For a limited time only, you can grab the console for £299.99 from Argos, Game, Tesco and Very. Go to and you’ll get it for £289. You’ve only got until April 28, then it goes back up to £349. Go, go, go. For […]

  • Mad Max: first ever gameplay footage revealed

    Today, we get to finally take our first look at gameplay from Mad Max. Avalanche and Warner Bros. have shown off the first gameplay trailer for Mad Max today. The trailer below offers a look at melee combat, car combat, customisation and much more. Give it a watch below: There are a few new screenshots […]

  • Overlord: Fellowship of Evil has four-player co-op like we figured

    Codemasters has pulled the veil back on the next Overlord game, and its a four-player co-op game called Overlord: Fellowship of Evil. Rhianna Pratchett is back to write the story. The game may be co-op at its core, but it can still be played single-player. Each of the four playable character have strengths and weaknesses, […]

  • Update now available for Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire, Pokemon X and Y

    Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire along with Pokemon X and Y are being updated by Nintendo to fix a few bugs and in-game text. There’s also the possibility of a few hacks and exploits being fixed. Per Nintendo Life (via Serebii), both patches are 250-270 blocks in size, and it’s a mandatory update which […]

  • Side-scrolling cover shooter Not a Hero gets a demo

    Not a Hero, the upcoming game from OlliOlli developer Roll7, has received a demo. The demo for Not a Hero was made available today on Steam. In the game, you play as Steve, the campaign manager for BunnyLord. A time-travelling rabbit who’s running for mayor of London. Think this is an absurd premise? This trailer […]

  • You have until April 30 to export your Green Day: Rock Band tracks to Rock Band 3

    Harmonix has announced that those looking to export their song collection from Green Day: Rock Band into Rock Band 3 can only do so until the end of the month. April 30 will be the cutoff date for anyone who wants to export tracks from Green Day: Rock Band into their Rock Band 3 library, […]

  • Batman: Arkham Knight minimum, recommended, and ultra PC specs revealed

    Batman: Arkham Knight is looking like it’s going to be quite a taxing game. Nvidia has released a list of the minimum, recommended, and ultra PC requirements for Batman: Arkham Knight. Here’s the full thing: Minimum OS: Win 7 SP1, Win 8.1 (64-bit Operating System Required) Processor: Intel Core i5-750, 2.67 GHz | AMD Phenom […]

  • Bloodborne patch 1.03 is live, reduces loading times, fixes suspend/resume bugs, more

    Patch 1.03 is now live for Bloodborne. The patch reduces loading times, adds item descriptions to loading screens, and fixes other various bugs. From Software has pushed update 1.03 live to all Bloodborne owners. As promised, it reduces loading times by approximately 5 to 15 seconds. Another new addition is showing item descriptions instead of […]

  • Battlefield 4: first look at Community Map in action

    Get your first look at the map designed by the community of Battlefield 4. Battlefield 4′s community-designed map is a reality. DICE has recently updated CTE to include an early version of the map. It’s not fully textured as Westie is about to show you, but the layout is nearly finalised. Westie goes over the […]