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Why is The Last of Us: Remastered happening?

Monday, 7 July 2014 02:03 GMT By Brenna Hillier

“The Last of Us doesn’t need a remake”, PS3 owners sob into their pillows. But Sony is pretty sure PS4 owners would like to try Naughty Dog’s lastest, too.

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Judging by PSN data, most PS4 owners haven’t played The Last of Us, SCEE UK product manager Josh Walker told MCV. That’s one of the reasons why Sony greenlit a remake so soon after the game’s PS3 release.

“The Last of Us is considered one of the most significant titles of the last console generation, winning countless awards. It would be almost unfair for all our new fans to never play a game like this,” he said.

“We’ve looked at PSN data and can see a huge proportion of PS4 players haven’t experienced The Last of Us yet.”

Since The Last of Us really is one of those must-have PS3 titles, this fact corroborates earlier reports suggesting many PS4 owners weren’t on board the Sony boat last generation, jumping ship from Microsoft and Nintendo – or even joining gaming for the first time.

“This is quite indicative of the shift in the market and the many players who have migrated from competitive platforms that we’re glad to welcome to PlayStation,” Walker said.

The Last of Us: Remastered is a revamped version of the PS3 original which runs at 1080p and possibly 60FPS. It includes all the PS3 DLC, too. Expect it on July 29 in North America and August 1 in Europe and beyond.

Thanks, Gamespot.

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38 Comments

  1. Vigil

    So in short “We have nothing coming out, and Last of Us was pretty cool, so here it is again to stop you asking about content lag.”

    #1 8 months ago
  2. majormayhem70

    Unlike the Halo Master Chief Collection, this is too soon. I’ll wait till I find it in a bargain bin and pick it up for the low low.

    #2 8 months ago
  3. derpachu

    Because $$$$$$

    #3 8 months ago
  4. BrokenSpline

    Its at the rank 20 in the USA for Amazon so there is a demand for it. SOny is doing exactly what they should.

    Haters gonna hate.

    #4 8 months ago
  5. derpex

    TLOU is practically a new game to at least half (~4 million) of PS4 owners that never owned a PS3 and never had a chance to play it.

    TLOU is one of the most critically acclaimed video games ever and sold 6+ million copies on PS3, it’s coming with full DLC and multiplayer, 1080p 60 fps with better textures and visual effects, and releasing at a discount price.

    The only thing that companies care about when releasing remakes is whether it makes them money. In this case, it’s bound to make them lots.

    #5 8 months ago
  6. fengato

    The visual upgrade will be nice and all – it’s the consistent 60fps that’s important. TLOU was too much for the creaky PS3, and the gameplay was janky as a result of the uneven framerate. Looking forward to this game playing properly (just like Shadow of the Colossus benefited from running at a consistent clip.)

    #6 8 months ago
  7. LovesALLformats

    I agree. Def Sony needs the money. And doesn’t have anything other than LBP. Which never appealed to me

    #7 8 months ago
  8. polygem

    Medievil or GTFO

    #8 8 months ago
  9. kisame

    Because Milking the stupid cows is fun

    #9 8 months ago
  10. Seventizz

    I don’t buy Sony consoles, but if I did – this re-release less than a year old would make me nervous. I know everyone’s saying the 50% of users never owned a PS3, but I call BS. I still feel the new consoles are in their early adopter phase and this holiday the casuals will start to get on board.

    #10 8 months ago
  11. Game Hunter

    I bet the all the users who accuse Sony of milking the game didn’t read the article. I have an X360 and never had a PS3,and for current Gen I’m going for PS4.does that mean I have to pay another 200$ to play one of the most critically acclaimed games of PS3 or pay for the ridiculous rent prices of PS Now with my horrible internet connection (1024mbps,which actually equals 128 kilobytes per second)?Sony is giving the immigrants (can’t think about a more suitable word)a choice they never had before.yes,there’s also an intent of making another profit out of the game,but it’s their ip for God’s sake.they can do thousand remasters for it if they like.

    #11 8 months ago
  12. gomersoul

    I really like the fact that some of the most fantastic games of last gen are being remade to be enjoyed with even more details. The 360 and ps3 didn’t have the power to deliver the best possible experience, I wish more games were remade. Tomb raider anniversary was fantastic, this will be fantastic, as will gta. Now all we need is mgs1 remade and a few others that I’m sure we would all love to see given the new gen paintwork. If you don’t want remakes don’t buy them, but I do want them to enjoy all over again.

    #12 8 months ago
  13. illuminatusv

    It is Sony’s decision what games they want to release on the PS4. Why we discuss this? If Sony thinks they can make money out of it so let them do… I personally will not buy the game or the console itself after my experiences with PS3 and PSN, but others will do, thats fine!

    #13 8 months ago
  14. Llewelyn_MT

    I don’t feel like great titles like The Last of Us or Tomb Raider should not be re-released for the current generation if so much crappy games that don’t deserve it get it anyway.

    P.S. Get a gaming PC. No “next gen” nonsense there.

    #14 8 months ago
  15. aseddon130

    Because when it came out most people said ‘why didn’t they save this for PS4′ or ‘why didn’t they release this on the much more powerful PS4?’ and Sony said ‘why don’t we just release it on both’ and the people who didn’t bother playing it on PS3 now get the opportunity to play it again in a better version.

    That’s why.

    #15 8 months ago
  16. Dragon

    Some people have problems with companies releasing products for another set of people (like tlou PS4 here) . Some people even has problems how other people spend their own money on entertainment.
    These people reinforce my believe in great internet fuckwad theory.

    @Game Hunter,
    That makes too much sense. +1

    You should let the internet community decide what you want to buy and what you enjoy and what you want to spend money on. Also, since I am a fanboy salesman , I will end by saying that as a mature gamer, you must buy a wiiu, gaming pc, and every other console the internet demands, because single platform owners are supposedly bona fide fanboys and they should become a part of glorious multiple console owning master race.

    #16 8 months ago
  17. polygem

    @Dragon
    +1

    Also, good points about multiplat gaming!

    I just preordered this for PS4. Will give it a second chance. Thought the game was just ok but the mp is great. Could help me as a filler til destiny releases.

    #17 8 months ago
  18. jeuxvideo4life

    Never played tlou on ps3 , this is definitely a nice move from Sony.
    Haters these days are so pathetic.

    #18 8 months ago
  19. Game Hunter

    @Dragon well I got to sell a kidney to buy all of those lol.

    #19 8 months ago
  20. nikk900

    Wonder if all the people hating are of the same opinion when it comes to GTA V being remade already.

    #20 8 months ago
  21. Bomba Luigi

    Money, there isn’t really much more. I Love the Last of Us, was my Favorite Game of last Year, but thats kinda Point: Last Year. Doing a Remake of a One Year old Titel is showing me that Remakes are really getting silly now. First Tomb Raider, now this and GTA5, its a strange Industrie.

    But when it sells, what it probably will, then I can understand why they are doing it. Its easy Money, you don’t say no to easy Money. I wouldn’t.

    #21 8 months ago
  22. Jonabob87

    “We have no worthwhile exclusives coming up so let’s recycle the PS3′s swansong.”

    This essentially shits on the memory of the PS3 by taking away the one last special game it played host to. Now the sweetest memory of Sony’s last gen console is the inferior version of a game.

    As if that’s not enough, the PS4 version of the game looks virtually identical in every way with the exception of the resolution and framerate changes. Not a single current gen asset to be found. Sad.

    #22 8 months ago
  23. Dragon

    @Game Hunter ,
    Internet doesn’t care about that. You must own all (or pretend to own all), then continue writing salesman speeches on every article why x console sucks and you must y console to be a real mature gamer.
    _______________________
    “This essentially shits on the memory of the PS3 by taking away the one last special game it played host to. Now the sweetest memory of Sony’s last gen console is the inferior version of a game.”
    So much fail…

    #23 8 months ago
  24. Jonabob87

    @Dragon What’s a failure about that?

    #24 8 months ago
  25. Legendaryboss

    Theres one thing you people should be complaining about, you haven’t yet, so i will leave you to figure that out (its real obvious btw). I touched on this in another thread but I’m just going to sum up.

    Internet = Raging Minority. Everything you despise is being fuelled by the millions. Multiplats matter more now than ever so stop ignoring them. Of course you don’t have to believe that…

    #25 8 months ago
  26. Dragon

    @Jonabob87 ,
    Because memories dont make money. Almost every awesome PS2 game was remade for PS3. Did that brought any harm to PS2′s legacy?
    There is your answer. Its an entertainment product. People who like it would buy it and others should realise its none of their biz and should turn the other way.

    #26 8 months ago
  27. mightyhokie

    Obviously money.
    I have an XO but did have a PS3 and I can wholeheartedly suggest this game for ANYONE who hasn’t played it before. Its the best game Sony’s put out. Ever. Its a masterpiece and certainly one of the greatest games ever made. So if you have a PS4 and haven’t played then you must get this one.
    As for re-releasing these games so soon, if you have played it already it seems a bit stupid to go out and get it again just for upjumped graphics. I don’t feel that I got to spend as much time with GTA5 as I would normally (i had it for the 360 then my wife surprised me with the XO and I’ve never looked back). But I couldn’t just go out and spend another $60 to buy it again just for graphics. I think Halo collection is a great deal because like some of y’all have said its been a long time since those games came out. But even something like Mass Effect series (possibly my personal fav series) I don’t think I could spend a ton of money on them just for better graphics. Although if they released XO versions of Bioshock and Infinite…SOLD!

    #27 8 months ago
  28. polygem

    Thanks

    #28 8 months ago
  29. polygem

    …for all this wisdom

    :D

    #29 8 months ago
  30. polygem

    @polygem

    @mods

    #30 8 months ago
  31. polygem

    ignorant cunts

    #31 8 months ago
  32. polygem

    LOL

    #32 8 months ago
  33. OrbitMonkey

    To the peeps complaining, you would understand if you had to update your record/vhs collection.

    #33 8 months ago
  34. ManuOtaku

    I will not get this version, as not gon a get GTA V, or didnt get Assasins creed BF, tomb raider etc., i did played all this games past gen, not worth getting them for improved visuals alone.

    Although, i do grant that for people that didnt get them, is a great deal, and happy for them, is great having options, especially when it also helps the industry and gamers, mutual benefits is a great thing, when they are handle like in this case.

    #34 8 months ago
  35. Dr.Ghettoblaster

    I like the concept of bringing last gen games “remastered” and improved for next gen systems, just feel the price should be lower than $50-$60 as it’s exactly that…..an old last gen game on a new next gen system.

    #35 8 months ago
  36. airsick7

    Angry internet people can spin this negatively, but why?

    A lot of my friends who switched from Xbox to ps4 are VERY enthusiastic about buying this game. I’ve already played it, but I don’t see the harm in it reaching a bigger audience.

    I think it speaks volumes for Sony’s first party efforts that people want to play a last gen exclusive so badly. You don’t see many people clamoring to play any 360 exclusives from last gen.

    #36 8 months ago
  37. Rosseu

    ^Amen

    I’ve played the hell out of the PS3 version and I actually want to buy the PS4 one!

    #37 8 months ago
  38. derpex

    “A lot of my friends who switched from Xbox to ps4 are VERY enthusiastic about buying this game.”

    Exactly. It’s just deranged microsoft shills who hate anything to do with Sony. They can keep lying and hating and everyone else will buy and enjoy one of the most critically acclaimed video games of all time.

    #38 8 months ago

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    Life is Strange Episode 2 won’t make its expected release date. The first Life is Strange episode released on January 30, and we had expected the second to follow on March 13. Square Enix has since confirmed to Destructoid that the next chapter won’t make its release date. There’s been no word of the new […]

  • Mortal Kombat X: which character will be revealed tomorrow?

    Mortal Kombat X director Ed Boon is teasing a new character reveal. During today’s Mortal Kombat X livestream, NetherRealm said that a new character would be revealed “very soon”. Boon followed up with this teasing tweet suggesting the reveal will occur tomorrow: Very soon? As in tomorrow? :/ — Ed Boon (@noobde) February 26, 2015 […]

  • Halo played by Twitch is an exercise in great patience

    TwitchPlaysHalo is ridiculous. Halo: Combat Evolved is the latest game to be sucked into the “TwitchPlays” phenomenon, and the results are somewhat painful to spectate. If you’re not familiar with the setup, which debuted with TwitchPlaysPokemon, the game accepts commands from the channels’ chat stream. Although it doesn’t have the strategic RPG elements of Pokemon, […]

  • Gold Amiibo sold out, selling at five times RRP on auction sites

    Gold Mario Amiibo are expected to sell for pretty astounding profits on eBay and other auction sites. The Walmart-exclusive Gold Mario Amiibo is already completely sold out. Plenty of people managed to snaffle them to resell, though. There are now dozens of listings on eBay and other auction sites. One of the average asking prices […]

  • Canadian new game prices jump to $75

    Canadian gamers are in for an unpleasant price hike. As spotted by HardcoreGamer, the local Canadian branches of Amazon and EB Games have raised the prices of upcoming games to CAD$75. The CAD$5 increasing comes within a year of prices hitting the CAD$70 point. CAD$75 (£38/€53) currently exchanges for $60, the standard US pricing. The […]

  • New Xenoblade Chronicles X footage shows weather, day-night cycle

    The latest Xenoblade Chronicles X footage shows off a gloriously beautiful world. Xenoblade Chronicles X is Monolith Soft’s first solo Wii U game, and the developer is clearly enjoying being able to build a big open world with all the features we’ve come to expect. Missed the whole Xenoblade thing? Chronicles X is a sort […]

  • Dead Rising: Watchtower teaser talks up the benefits of Zombrex

    Live-action Dead Rising movie Watchtower is almost upon us. Dead Rising: Watchtower will release on Crackle on March 27, and via other digital distributors thereafter. Enjoy the short teaser below, courtesy of IGN.

  • We Happy Few debut hits you upside the face with a frying pan

    Contrast developer Compulsion Games has revealed its next project – the delightfully creepy-looking We Happy Few. We Happy Few is set in “a drug-fuelled, retrofuturistic city in an alternative 1960s England” where “a plucky bunch of moderately terrible people trying to escape from a lifetime of cheerful denial”. Players are tasked with blending in with […]

  • Slender: The Arrival creeping onto PS4, Xbox One in March

    Slender: The Arrival sold like hotcakes on PC and last-gen consoles, so why not terrify yourself on PS4 and Xbox One, too? Slender: The Arrival will release on PS4 on March 24 and on Xbox One on March 25, developer Blue Isle Studios has announced, for $10. No word on that Wii U version, though. […]

  • GOG weekend sale celebrates German debut

    DRM-free games vendor GOG is celebrating its German-language launch with a tasty sale. The sale offers discounts over 25 “German favourites”. Highlights inclue 97% off Deponia, and less steep but still tasty savings on Memoria and Blackguards 1 and 2. The sale will run through March 3, and you do not have to be, speak, […]

  • Humble Weekly Bundle goes back to Japan

    The latest Humble Weekly Bundle is called Made in Japan, and I’m sure you can guess the theme. Pay what you want for Cherry Tree High Complete Pack (PC; Steam or DRM free), Fairy Bloom Freesia (PC; Steam or DRM free) and Influent + Language Pack (Linux, Mac, PC; Steam or DRM free). Pay more […]

  • Capcom “looking into” solutions to Resident Evil: Revelations PC co-op issue

    Resident Evil: Revelations 2 fans should sit tight for a bit, as Capcom is working on some sort of solution to the co-op issue. Resident Evil: Revelations 2 doesn’t have local co-op on PC and fans are pretty mad about that, as it was advertised ahead of release as a key feature. Although Capcom has […]

  • The games industry is disruption, says Assassin’s Creed producer

    Former Assassin’s Creed producer Jade Raymond has characterised the games industry as one long series of upsets. The games industry changes all the time, and that’s one of its best qualities, Raymond said. The ex-Ubisoft leader told Polygon that the reason seh got into games in the first place was because it “is this undefined […]

  • GTA 5 made $31 million in digital revenue in January

    GTA 5 is the highest-grossing title at the moment in terms of digital revenue, and the PSN is absolutely minting it. Digital games industry analyst Superdata has extended its scope to include console games, which means we suddenly have access to a whole bunch of data we’ve only been able to guess at, or extrapolate […]

  • Destiny: Inferno playlists debut next week

    Destiny PvP will shake things up next week with a new way to slaughter your mates in the Crucible. Destiny is already a skilled PvP game, but the new Inferno playlists will turn things up a notch with a focus on “basic gunplay”. The first of these, Inferno Control, kicks off on March 3 and […]

  • First-person camera coming to Guild Wars 2 next month

    ArenNet has announced its adding nonrestrictive first-person view to Guild Wars 2. Here’s what top expect come March 10: First-person Camera: Zooming in all the way will allow players to experience a first-person view. First-person mode is available while standing in place, walking, running, jumping, playing PvP and just about anything else. There aren’t any […]

  • Shadowrun Online signs on with Nordic

    Shadowrun Online has been given a nice little boost thanks to a distribution deal with Nordic Games. Shadowrun Online is a new team tactical RPG from Cliffhanger Productions. Although it’s already available through Steam Early Access, Nordic has agreed to distribute the finished version, which is due on Linux, Mac and PC in the second […]

  • Final Fantasy 15 is 60% finished, game world ten times the size of demo

    Final Fantasy 15 is 60% finished, according to director Hajime Tabata. Speaking with IGN, Tabata said development will kick into high gear once the Episode Duscae demo is released. “It’s about 60% now. People may look at that and say ‘well, you’ve only done five more percent!’ [since 55% in September] but it’s actually a […]

  • Destiny: you don’t need to visit the tower to access your vault

    Destiny players, you asked for it and Bungie has delivered it: you can now swap items in and out of the vault using the companion app. “Destiny needs more vault space” you cry – and yes, this is true. But while we all struggle with the limitations imposed on us by Bungie, we face all […]

  • Mortal Kombat X will contain over 100 Brutalities

    During the Mortal Kombat X stream today, NetherRealm Studios revealed Brutalities are back for the game, and stated there will be over 100 to pull off. You won’t gain any extra experience for being overly cruel with your painful moves, but you will at least get to laugh at some and “cringe” at others, according […]

  • Numenera: Strand is a film based on the game up on Kickstarter

    Numenera, the 2012 Kickstarter success and foundation for Torment: Tides of Numenera, could become a film if the Kickstarter for the movie is successful. With five days left, Monte Cook Games and Swedish film company Valdes/Eriksdotter needs £22,542 to reach its goal. Titled Numenera: Strand, it tells the tale of a drifter who “roams a […]

  • Gran Turismo 6 update adds MINI Clubman Vision, more

    A Mini Cooper has invaded Gran Turismo 6 via a new update. The Mid-Field Raceway track has also been added, and its a new and improved version of the original track from previous Gran Turismos. The new B-Spec Mode feature has also been added which allows the AI driver to race on your behalf. Additional […]

  • Nintendo is bringing New 3DS Xl and some playable titles to PAX East

    Nintendo is bringing New 3DS Xl and Splatoon with it to PAX East next month. The E3 2014 build of the game lets eight players transform into squids in a race for “splattered-paint dominance.” Code Name: S.T.E.A.M. will also be playable and featured in stage presentations at the Nintendo booth. Upcoming or newly released Nintendo […]

  • Battlefield Hardline Premium information seems to have slipped out early

    Battlefield Hardline Premium perks have apparently leaked a bit early, according to a post on Reddit. Over on the Hardline subreddit is an image which was take at a GameStop location, noting two week early access to content additional Battlepacks and more. Here’s the rundown: Four expansions Two weeks early access 12 additional Battlepacks Exclusive […]

  • Final Fantasy: Record Keeper arrives in the US this spring

    Final Fantasy: Record Keeper will be released in the US on iOS and Android this spring, DeNA and Square Enix today. The mobile titles allows players to “relive favorite moments” across all Final Fantasy installments and build a team of classic characters from across the entire franchise. If you sign up for email updates, you […]

  • Battlefield Hardline now available for pre-order, pre-download on Xbox One

    Battlefield Hardline is now available for pre-order and pre-download on Xbox One. You can pre-order it now from the Xbox Store and once you have paid for it, you can start your pre-download. Battlefield Hardline releases on March 17, and will be made available to pre-downloaders come 12.01am EDT. Check pricing and availability for your […]

  • Dying Light interactive video allows you switch between day and night

    A new video for Dying Light has been released, which allows you to hit the Z key to change between day and night. Titles Life and Death in the Quarantine Zone, the interactive story video showcases how the game changes between day and night. Daytime and nighttime are shown side-by-side but the z key allows […]

  • Havoc DLC for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare out on PS3, PS4; PC delayed

    The Havoc DLC for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is now available for PlayStation 3 and PS4. Havoc contains the four multiplayer maps Core, Drift, Sideshow, and Urban along with the AE4 directed energy assault rifle, its custom variant, and the Exo Zombies cooperative mode. You can purchase the DLC separately or pick up the […]

  • Here’s a teaser for Resident Evil Revelations 2: Episode 2

    A teaser video for the second episode of Resident Evil Revelations 2 is available, so if you’ve yet to play the first episode, you may want to skip this. Resident Evil Revelations 2′s first episode is out now. Thanks, GamesHQMedia.

  • North American eShop update is full of Donkey Kong games

    Nintendo has updated the North American end of the eShop with Titan Attacks, Donkey Kong Land, Donkey Kong Country and more. eShop on 3DS Ironfall Invasion Titan Attacks! Donkey Kong Land – Virtual Console Donkey Kong Land 2 – Virtual Console Donkey Kong Land 3 – Virtual Console Luv Me Buddies Wonderland Around the World […]

  • Venture into the Valley of the Yetis next week in Far Cry 4

    The next batch of Far Cry 4 DLC, Valley of the Yetis, releases in March and Ajay Ghale will be tasked with surviving violent cultists and the mythical Yeti. Apparently the cult is looking for a secret hidden in the valley, and Ajay has discovered their motives. The DLC features co-op with a friend taking […]

  • The Butcher’s AK/CAR Mod Pack out for Payday 2, has dino masks

    The 19th DLC pack for Payday 2 title The Butcher’s AK/CAR Mod Pack is available on Steam from today. The pack will run you $4.99/€4.99 and features: 11 new weapon modifications for the AK rifles in the game 11 new weapon modifications for the CAR rifles in the game Four new masks together with their […]

  • Battle Chasers slated for PC, consoles; comic picks up where 2001 storyline left off

    Darksiders creator Joe Madureira and Vigil co-founder Ryan Stefanelli have confirmed a Battle Chasers game and a new comic are in the works at their new studio Airship Syndicate. Speaking to Polygon, Madureira and Stefanelli wouldn’t provide details on the the game, but did divulge it will be an adventure RPG with player-controlled Battle Chasers […]

  • Shovel Knight, Hotline Miami 2 discounted for Sony’s annual Spring Fever Sale

    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

    The Super Mario Gold amiibo which surfaced via a CPSIA certificate earlier this month will be a Walmart-exclusive, Nintendo has announced. The gold-colored Mario amiibo will be released the same day as the Mario Party 10 game for Wii U and will run you $12,96 at 3,000 participating Walmart stores in the US. Along with […]

  • 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

    Fable Legends will be free-to-play when it launches on PC and Xbox One. According to Lionhead, the one versus four cross-platform title borrows from MOBA games such as Dota 2 and League of Legends as it will contain free, rotating heroes which will be added to a roster for a two week period. Once the […]

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

    We have five pairs of tickets to giveaway for the Call of Duty European Championships, taking place in London this weekend. The event takes place this Saturday February 28 and Sunday March 1 at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden. Winners can watch teams will go head to head for a $10,000 prize pot […]

  • Republique Remastered has released on Mac and PC

    Republique Remastered, which was announced earlier this month, is now available for Mac and PC. The game is 20% off through Steam, GOG and the Humble Store for $19.99 until March 4. Thereafter, it will run you $24.99. The Remastered edition contains all five episodes of the game, with 1-3 available now and the remaining […]

  • LA Cops coming to Xbox One in March

    Isometric shooter LA Cops is coming to Xbox One on March 13. Already on Steam Early Access, the game looks like it’s been heavily inspired by Hotline Miami. Walk into a room, open fire, leave bloody puddles in your wake. It’s being published by Team 17. Check out the video below for some 70s cop […]

  • 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 […]