“Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel” trailer and release info released

A new trailer has been released for 2K Australia and Gearbox Software’s “Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel.” It features lots of explosions, guns and dancing on the moon of Pandora. While the game doesn’t appear to stray much from the gameplay andĀ aesthetics of the first two “Borderlands” games, it does include new characters, enemies and some low […]

Gameplay session with “FTL: Faster Than Light” co-creator Justin Ma

Our own John Sollitto got a chance to play popular indie game “FTL: Advanced Edition“ with one of it’s developers and co-founder of Subset Games, Justin Ma. Ma fielded questions from viewers of the live stream as he coached John through the updated gameplay of this new version of “FTL.”

Buy an Xbox One without Kinect starting in June

Microsoft will sell it’s Xbox One console without a bundled Kinect sensor for $399 beginning June 9, according to a post by head of Xbox Phil Spencer on Xbox Wire this morning.The Kinect sensor will be available for purchase as a standalone product in the fall for an undisclosed price, and the premium Xbox One […]

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Blow everything up in Sunset City Information on Insomniac Games’s Xbox One-exclusive “Sunset Overdrive” was made available this week via the official Xbox YouTube channel. The game focuses heavily on movement and traversal of Sunset City while the player blows up zombie-like enemies in the most bombastic ways possible. Wallrunning, grinding on wires and rails […]

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 […]

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For the most part, the information you get here can be found elsewhere on the internet with a little searching. Often, the news that can be found here is brief, summarized and bundled into short paragraphs that don’t offer a ton of detail. So, why should anyone even bother reading anything here? Why not just […]

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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 […]

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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 […]