Xbox Originals unveiled

Several shows are in production and planned for release on Xbox One, Xbox 360 and Windows 8, according to a post today on Xbox Wire. Two of the included programs are based on the hit “Halo” franchise. Steven Spielberg is executive producing an episodic series, and Ridley Scott is executive producing a “digital feature,” both […]

“Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc” review

Ported to PlayStation Vita from the original PlayStation Portable version found only in Japan, “Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc” is a visual-novel game mixed with “Phoenix-Wright” style investigations and trials. Fans of games like “Virtue’s Last Reward” and “999: Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors” will love this game’s similarities. Players will do a lot of […]

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This week in gaming

Joel and Ellie are bridging generations “The Last of Us Remastered” was revealed to be heading to PlayStation 4 this summer in a post on the European PlayStation Blog this week. The package will include all previously-released downloadable content including multiplayer and single-player content, commentary tracks from the cast and developers and upgraded graphics with […]

“Super Smash Bros.” release window and gameplay detailed

A special, “Super Smash Bros.”-themed Nintendo Direct took place yesterday and was hosted by series creator Masahiro Sakurai. The 39-minute presentation detailed everything about the game including remastered move sets for each character, new and returning stages, assist trophies and the differences between the versions for the Nintendo 3DS handheld console and the Wii U […]

“The Last of Us Remastered” coming to PlayStation 4

“The Last of Us” is coming to PlayStation 4 with upgraded graphics, all previously released downloadable content packs and commentary from the cast and developers, according to Sony Computer Entertainment of America’s official Twitter account.The PS4 version of the hit PlayStation 3 game developed by Naughty Dog will include two multiplayer add-ons, the Abandoned Territories […]

New releases – week of April 4, 2014

4/8/14 “Titanfall” (Xbox 360) After weeks of delays, “Titanfall” finally launches on the Xbox 360 a month after it launched on the Xbox One.Promising all of the modes and gameplay features of the Xbox One version, developer Bluepoint Games promises it will be the same game – just tweaked to deal with the difference in […]

This week in gaming

Plumbers, mushrooms and dinosaurs race again A new trailer for “Mario Kart 8” was released yesterday. The game, which is a Wii U exclusive, sees players racing one another throughout the Mushroom Kingdom with new items and vehicles.The game looks gorgeous running on the Wii U.It will be released May 30. San Andreas and Blaine […]