Author Archives: Dave Cook
Thu, Dec 12, 2013 | 10:22 GMT
Tales of Zestiria has been revealed for PS3 by Namco Bandai, following a string of teasers on the RPG’s official site.
Thu, Dec 12, 2013 | 10:03 GMT
Amazon UK has opened its own PSN store offering a wealth of games, DLC and season passes as an alternative to Sony’s own marketplace.
Thu, Dec 12, 2013 | 09:51 GMT
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has reflected on his career at the company in a new interview. In it, he explains that getting the Microsoft brand into the living room via the original Xbox was his idea.
Thu, Dec 12, 2013 | 09:28 GMT
Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z has a bonus mode called ‘Ninja Gaiden Z.’ It pays tribute to the NES original and sees you hacking up zombies in a 2D scrolling beat-em-up fashion. Tecmo Koei’s released a video of it online. Watch it here.
Thu, Dec 12, 2013 | 09:20 GMT
Sonic the Hedgehog 2 was originally intended to include extra levels like Wood Zone and Hidden Palace Zone. The latter has been restored in a new official remaster of Sega’s 1992 platformer.
Thu, Dec 12, 2013 | 09:11 GMT
Battlefield 4 was due to get a bug-fixing patch on December 2, but DICE has confirmed that the patch has been delayed into the next title update.
Thu, Dec 12, 2013 | 08:59 GMT
Call of Duty: Ghosts publisher Activision has confirmed a piece of wolf DLC that turns your guard dog killstreak into a pack of rabid white beasts of death. There’s even a trailer.
Thu, Dec 12, 2013 | 08:47 GMT
The Legend of Zelda is being given the concert treatment once more, thanks to the London Symphony Orchestra. A new show called Symphonic Legends is coming to London in July, 2014.
Thu, Dec 12, 2013 | 08:35 GMT
Eve Online: Collector’s Edition is the limited edition box-set from CCP Games that includes everything a fan of the MMO could want, besides a real working spaceship. Enter for your chance to win one of two box sets inside.
Thu, Dec 12, 2013 | 08:27 GMT
Payday 2 was a resounding success for Overkill Software, turning a profit before it even launched. VG247′s Dave Cook speaks with director David Goldfarb about how it went from incremental update to full-blown sequel.
Wed, Dec 11, 2013 | 22:27 GMT
YouTubers across the world are reporting a torrent of YouTube Content ID warnings landing in their inboxes today, in what appears to be the start of a crackdown on monetised Let’s Plays and other home-grown content. One source has stepped forward to tell us what they think is going on.
Wed, Dec 11, 2013 | 21:29 GMT
Publisher 505 Games has released platform sandbox game Terraria on PS Vita.
Wed, Dec 11, 2013 | 12:37 GMT
Sony has made PlayStation Mobile editions of Vlambeer’s Super Crate Box and Futurlab’s Fuel Tiracas free today.
Wed, Dec 11, 2013 | 12:24 GMT
Peggle 2 may have just launched on Xbox One, but developer PopCap games has already announced a free DLC pack that brings head-to-head multiplayer into the mix.
Wed, Dec 11, 2013 | 12:07 GMT
Sony has published a new ‘Deal of Christmas’ on PSN, this time shaving quids off Saints Row 4, Velocity Ultra and a slew of movie rentals.
Wed, Dec 11, 2013 | 11:54 GMT
The Walking Dead: Season 2 developer TellTale Games has dated the first chapter on Xbox 360.
Wed, Dec 11, 2013 | 11:36 GMT
Dark Souls developer From Software and Tokyo’s Oz Cafe have invaded each other’s worlds to collaborate on a Dark Souls-themed cafe. Thankfully, the food won’t kill you. We think.
Wed, Dec 11, 2013 | 11:19 GMT
Secret of Mana developer Square Enix recently released a new Christmas album that appears to have a song from an unannounced Mana title on it.
Wed, Dec 11, 2013 | 11:08 GMT
Oddworld developers Just Add Water and Oddworld Inhabitants are speaking with Microsoft about releasing the series on Xbox One, but nothing has been set in stone yet.
Wed, Dec 11, 2013 | 10:58 GMT
Pokemon Fire Red & Leaf Green’s soundtrack collection is now available to buy on iTunes. We’ve got pricing, links and details here.