Category Archives: Platform holders
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 15:03 GMT
Rosalina in Smash Bros. and Mario Kart 8! A Zelda and Dynasty Warriors crossover! A new Chibi Robo game! Dr. Luigi on Wii U! NES Remix! Get all the news and trailers in here, friends.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 14:53 GMT
APB: Retribution developer Blazing Griffin looks to show the world that tablet gaming is more than just crushing candies and hurling birds. It wants to scratch that violent, mature itch with a Hotline Miami twist.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 13:27 GMT
PlayStation Mobile has launched in eight new countries, giving users access to Sony’s smartphone games using any PlayStation Certified device.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 13:21 GMT
Quantum Break developer Remedy Entertainment looks to perfect game narrative by taking many cues from TV dramas like Lost, which employ cliffhangers to keep people hooked into the next episode. Head of franchise development Oskari Hakkinen has explained how the studio nailed the formula.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 13:08 GMT
Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 publisher Konami has revealed the sequel’s final box art on PS3.
Check it out here.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 09:41 GMT
Rocksmith 2014 developer Ubisoft has rolled out a Muse DLC pack for your pleasure. Now all you need is a 1,000-piece laser light show in your front room and you’ll have the full Muse experience.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 09:20 GMT
Xbox One’s license check facility crashed a live Killer Instinct tournament, and the results have been captured in a video. Watch it here.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 08:44 GMT
The Banner Saga developer Stoic and indie publisher Versus Evil have teamed up to open pre-orders for the Kickstarter-backed strategy title, along with a new ‘Insane Viking Pack.’ It’s brimming with additional goodies.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 08:36 GMT
MotoGP Compact is the new, digital-only motorbike game from Milestone, heading to PS Vita today, and PS3 next month. We’ve got a trailer here.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 13:33 GMT
Quirky, colourful and endlessly ego-boosting – the free-to-play Doki-Doki Universe offers you the whole world, if you’ll only advance past the paywall. Brenna finds she didn’t really need a whole galaxy of personality quizzes.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 05:21 GMT
If you’re one of the lucky few to have your hands on an Oculus Rift dev kit, you’ll be pleased to know Valve has made it significantly easier to find software to use with your expensive new toy. A VR Support category is now available listing all the games the service hosts with native Oculus Rift display modes. Check out this Steam search to see compatible titles ahead of your next “booze and carefully not throwing up on my living room carpet” VR party. A consumer version of Oculus Rift is on the way thanks to a hefty cash injection from investors.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 05:05 GMT
Overgrowth developer Wolfire Games has made the rabbit combat sim available via Steam Early Access for those who can’t wait a minute more.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 04:50 GMT
A one-of-a-kind gold-plated Xbox One is on sale at Harrods. The £5,999 console was lovingly layered in 24 carat gold by Crystal Rocked. Otherwise, it’s totally bog-standard – no extra bells and whistles, and the controller hasn’t been modified. If any of my admirers are reading this, just a reminder that my delivery address is in my email signature and that I only grow more handsome by the day.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 04:29 GMT
PlayStation Australia has confirmed a shipment of PS4s due in February will fulfil all current pre-orders and supply a surplus of “thousands” more.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 02:23 GMT
BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma is the happy recipient of a shiny new release date, just squeezing into the first quarter of next year.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 02:14 GMT
Grand Theft Auto 5 took out top honours in Raptr’s annual survey of gamer activity throughout the year.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 02:04 GMT
Xbox One is now host to the free FiOS TV app. Assuming you’ve both an Xbox Live Gold member and FiOS TV and Internet subscriber, you’ll be able to enjoy up to 74 live channels, with no extra hardware required. I don’t understand cable TV at all, being inherently opposed to paying for anything, so go check out Xbox Wire for more details on this proposition. You can do some sweet screen-in-screen stuff with the Xbox One, so it’s probably pretty cool.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 01:58 GMT
Sony is believed to be casting early lures to PlayStation Network developers while it weighs up the possibility of bringing PlayStation Mobile to Vita TV.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 01:45 GMT
You may have noticed Zen Pinball 2 was not in this week’s North American PlayStation Store update. Full marks for observation. Zen Studios has confirmed the port will arrive in the region in next week’s update on December 24. It’s still expected in this week’s European PSN update tomorrow. You’ll be able to import some of your DLC from the PS3 version, which is nice.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 01:34 GMT
Microsoft won’t be rudderless for much longer, as the company’s board expects to have chosen a successor to Steve Ballmer before 2014 has time to really get going.