Author Archives: Dave Cook
Thu, Dec 05, 2013 | 09:03 GMT
Sega Mega Drive/Genesis: Collected Works has been successfully funded on Kickstarter with four days spare. As a result of the extra funding, creators Darren Wall and Read-Only Memory have announced new interviews, artwork and an expanded page-count.
Thu, Dec 05, 2013 | 09:02 GMT
Valve has sent Quantum Break developer Remedy Entertainment a red mystery box, and the studio is teasing its contents. It’s going to lift the lid – quite literally – today and share what’s inside. Half-Life 3?
Thu, Dec 05, 2013 | 10:49 GMT
Call of Duty: Ghosts has received a hot-fix on all formats without the need for a download. It is said to take a bolt gun to two hacks that render enemies invisible and enter them into god mode.
Thu, Dec 05, 2013 | 14:08 GMT
Prison Architect is still in alpha, but it has netted developer Introversion Software over $9 million. VG247′s Dave Cook speaks with co-founder Mark Morris to chat about the game’s success and the model at large.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 12:44 GMT
Call of Duty: Ghosts didn’t fare too well at review, but Activison feels that its biggest and most trusted critics are the fans themselves who, according to Eric Hirshberg, are getting along with the new shooter just fine.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 12:05 GMT
Hawken developer Adhesive Games has published a new trailer showcasing the shooter’s new map Wreckage, along with details surrounding its festive update and gameplay quirks.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 11:49 GMT
Battlefield 4 multiplayer allows for 64-players online at once, and this was more important than getting the game running at 1080p. That’s the view of DICE, which has spilled many tech-beans in a new interview.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 14:36 GMT
Destiny has graced the cover of GameInformer’s January issue, and as usual the press has picked its paper bones clean of news. See what’s what here.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 10:51 GMT
Microsoft has issued an Xbox Live alert across Xbox One and Xbox 360, concerning the newly-released Battlefield 4: China Rising DLC pack.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 10:32 GMT
Just Cause 3 looks to be in the research phase over at Avalanche Studios, as the team has recently taken a trip to Costa Rica to, “research complex environments for future games.”
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 14:33 GMT
Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag – Freedom Cry is the game’s first expansion, and the latest issue of Game Informer seems to have dropped the release date ahead of its official announcement.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 10:11 GMT
Blacklight: Retribution has launched on PlayStation 4 following a slight delay.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 13:33 GMT
PlayStation 4′s Live feeds have been turned back on by Sony, after they were disabled to ensure a smoother European launch.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 20:15 GMT
Are heavyweights like IGN and Gamespot in danger of becoming irrelevant? That’s the topic discussed by Curse’s VP of sales Nathan Lindberg, who feels that gamers aren’t listening to game reviews and typical journalistic sites, but their friends, community personalities and other forms of new media.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 09:36 GMT
Final Fantasy 6 is getting the HD treatment on iOS and Android. Square has released a pair of images and compared them to the SNES original.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 10:17 GMT
Final Fantasy 8 was added to the Steam registry once upon a time, but was then promptly pulled. Now, the entry has been updated by Square, suggesting something is happening.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 09:06 GMT
Namco Bandai’s new Tales of game will be officially announced on December 12 during a NicoNico livestream in Japan.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 08:52 GMT
Battlefield 4: China Rising has – without any fanfare – raised the multiplayer level cap from 100 to 110, which is a first for the series. Once you hit level 101, something lovely happens.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 11:26 GMT
Battlefield 4 received a patch on PC this week that was said to eliminate a notorious one-hit kill bug that has been affecting players since the game launched. Did the update fix the issue? DICE has said, “Yes and no.”
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 11:33 GMT
Battlefield 4: China Rising reviews are dropping now, and YouTube personality Westie has kindly sent us over a batch of gameplay videos, each showing off the four new maps in action. Caution: it gets a bit ‘explodey.’