“Halo: Nightfall” official trailer released

Set on a piece of the massive ring world that was destroyed during the finale of “Halo: Combat Evolved,” this new live-action mini-series executive produced by Ridley Scott tells the story of Office of Naval Intelligence Agent Jameson Locke and his team as they search for a mysterious compound discovered to be hidden among the ruins of the ancient Halo […]

Nintendo opens online store for downloadable games

Nintendo made their eShop accessible online via their official website today. Customers can search and browse through the catalog of games available for digital download to either the Wii U console or 3DS handheld and purchase games directly from the website. Making a purchase on Nintendo’s website generates a download code that can be either automatically applied […]

Xbox’s October Games with Gold offerings revealed

It was announced today on Major Nelson’s blog that the new free games coming to Xbox Live Gold subscribers in October will be “Chariot” for Xbox One and “Battlefield: Bad Company 2” and “Darksiders 2” for Xbox 360. “Chariot,” an independent game from Canadian developers Frima brought to Xbox One through the ID@Xbox program, is a medieval-themed […]

Oh, the places you’ll go – a review of “Destiny”

The first game in Bungie and Activision’s 10-year, $500 million-dollar franchise has been released and playable on Xbox One, Xbox 360, PlayStation 4, and PlayStation 3 for more than a week now, and things are just starting to get interesting. And while it is good that things are starting to pick up, it’s not great that it has […]

Nintendo reveals new 3DS called New 3DS

Nintendo revealed two new models of it’s popular 3DS handheld console today during their Japanese Nintendo Direct on Youtube. No mention was made of a planned release in North America, but the new consoles will be available in Japan Oct. 11. Compared to the 3DS and 3DS LL, the New 3DS and New 3DS LL (what us […]

“Max: The Curse of Brotherhood” review

As one of the first two games offered to Xbox Live Gold subscribers for free on Xbox One as part of the Games with Gold program, this sidescrolling puzzle-platforming game is a fun little distraction from the more beefy triple-A games, but it is a bit short and can be pretty frustrating at times. Developed […]

“Silent Hills” revealed via mysterious demo on PS4

  A mysterious game initially known only as “P.T.” has been revealed to be a new installment in the “Silent Hill” series called “Silent Hills.” The game is being headed by “Metal Gear” series creator Hideo Kojima and Academy Award-nominated director Guillermo Del Toro and will star Norman Reedus, who gained recognition in his role as Daryl […]

Neversoft says goodbye, burns giant eyeball

“Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater” and “Guitar Hero 3” developer Neversoft recognized it’s final day as an independent studio yesterday by burning a large effigy of its logo, an eyeball pierced by a stake, captured in the picture above posted by the company’s official Twitter account. The developer, which has been absorbed by “Call of Duty” developer […]

Master Chief heads to Xbox One in November

“Halo: The Master Chief Collection” was announced for Xbox One this morning at Xbox’s Electronic Entertainment Expo media briefing. The collection, which includes “Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary,” “Halo 2 Anniversary,” Halo 3″ and “Halo 4” will be available Nov. 11 for $60.Each game will include it’s own original multiplayer mode in it’s original form running on […]