Category Archives: Action
Wed, Nov 27, 2013 | 08:08 GMT
Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag recaptures the vivacity the franchise displayed with Assassin’s Creed 2 and Brotherhood. Brenna picks out two major improvements to a formula that finally feels fresh again.
Mon, Nov 25, 2013 | 22:29 GMT
Saints Row 4′s next DLC pack is determinedly holiday-themed, with robot reindeer, an out-of-sorts Santa, and a very pissed-off looking Shaundi.
Sat, Nov 23, 2013 | 21:42 GMT
In Quantum Break, Remedy’s interactive transmedia exclusive on Xbox One, the player will not only step into the shoes of the protagonists, but the antagonist as well. As previously reported when the game was announced, players will alternate between playing a part of the game and watching an episode of the series.
Tue, Nov 26, 2013 | 01:29 GMT
Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag associate producer Sylvain Trottier has said that PC optimization is “a key process for all our games,” as the format is “an important platform.”
Sat, Nov 23, 2013 | 15:06 GMT
New Disney Infinity figures and Power Discs have been announced for the interactive action-adventure title. Below you will find screenshots and videos of characters from Tangled, Wreck-It-Ralph, and Frozen.
Fri, Nov 22, 2013 | 21:48 GMT
Raven’s Cry, the Reality Pump action-adventure game set in the Caribbean, has been moved into 2014. According to head of development Tadeusz Zuber, the extra time will allow Reality Pump the opportunity to “create our very own image of the Caribbean and piracy, far removed from all the family idylls.” The game was originally in development with Octane Studios , before TopWare Interactive handed the reins over. The game will now launch on PC, PS3, and Xbox 360 on May 7, 2014. New screenshots are below.
Fri, Nov 22, 2013 | 16:53 GMT
Fallout 4 rumors have gotten a new coat of paint today with a new Morse code translating to a distress call.
Fri, Nov 22, 2013 | 16:32 GMT
Xbox One exclusive Sunset Overdrive from Insomniac will be released in 2014. The date was noted in Microsoft’s Xbox One worldwide launch post on Xbox Wire. Here’s the blurb: “Expect more huge launches as well, with the release of next-generation experiences, such as Titanfall, Project Spark and Sunset Overdrive in 2014.” Granted, it has been assumed to be a 2014 release since its announcement, but an official release window has never been provided. Thanks, VideoGamer.
Fri, Nov 22, 2013 | 15:57 GMT
Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes will contain exclusive in-game content for Xbox One, according to a tease from Spike TV host Geoff Keighley.
Fri, Nov 22, 2013 | 14:33 GMT
Metal Gear Solid: VR Missions will arrive on PlayStation Network next week. The announcement stems from the latest PlayStation Blogcast. The ESRB rated the content for PSP, PlayStation 3 and Vita back in July. Known in Europe as Special Missions, the 1999 collection contains challenges bundled with the re-release of Metal Gear Solid in Japan and was sold as an add-on disc elsewhere. It contains 300 extra missions and a number of bonuses. Thanks, D’toid.
Fri, Nov 22, 2013 | 02:58 GMT
Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z includes a sewage plant level where out hero is confronted by zombies with bile, electricity and fire attacks. Ever adaptable, he turns the undead’s abilities against them with gory results, as the screens below show.
Thu, Nov 21, 2013 | 22:17 GMT
Sponsors of the Wizards Without Borders movement, Paradox Interactive has opened early access to Magicka: Wizard Wars to three new regions. Local servers have been enabled in Brazil, Oceania and Russia, competing on new global leaderboards. Sign up via Steam Early Access; there are several purchase tiers available offering add-on content for the multiplayer title.
Thu, Nov 21, 2013 | 15:24 GMT
Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare will be shipping for Xbox One and Xbox 360 in February.
Thu, Nov 21, 2013 | 13:55 GMT
Thu, Nov 21, 2013 | 11:46 GMT
Tomb Raider’s sequel appears to be out of the bag this week, and now, Crystal Dynamics’ senior art director Brian Horton, has acknowledged the project during a lecture, and even confirmed that it’s well financed.
Fri, Nov 22, 2013 | 00:45 GMT
Ryse: Son of Rome reviews have been kicked into the news pit like that poor sod from 300. As always, we’re collecting them here for your convenience. THIS. IS. ROUND-UP!
Fri, Nov 22, 2013 | 00:12 GMT
Xbox One’s cinematic, gore-splattered historical brawler isn’t as brain dead as it’s been made out to be. Brenna takes it out to dinner, but is it marriage material?
Thu, Nov 21, 2013 | 02:43 GMT
Attack on Titan: The Last Wings of Mankind has produced its longest trailer to date, showing off an array of splendid Titans and the brave soldiers of the Survey Corps taking them down.
Thu, Nov 21, 2013 | 00:44 GMT
Following the PC and Xbox Live release, Blood Knights has arrived on PS3 via the PlayStation Store. To celebrate this event, Kalypso has released a new trailer showing off co-op action.
Thu, Nov 21, 2013 | 00:35 GMT
Aksys Games has partnered up with Black Tower Studios for Magus, a new action adventure for PlayStation 3 about a prisoner with the potential to become a god.