This week in gaming

Bungie’s “Destiny” on the horizon Game Informer has a substantial piece on Bungie’s upcoming game “Destiny” this month. Their January issue will feature the game on it’s cover and will have a 14-page story giving more details on the highly-anticipated game.  In the article, the game’s story, characters, races and multiplayer aspects are discussed in […]

This week in gaming

Next-gen is now Sony’s next-generation console, the PlayStation 4, is available today in North America and will release to the rest of the world throughout December, finally becoming available in Japan on Feb. 22. Console launches rarely go off without a hitch, and this one is not different. A few people, including IGN and Kotaku, […]

This week in gaming

Returning Smash Bros. Marth, from the popular “Fire Emblem” series, is the latest character to be revealed as part of the roster for the upcoming “Super Smash Bros.” for Nintendo’s Wii U and 3DS consoles. He joins other returning favorites like Toon Link, Mario and Fox as well as some newcomers including Captain Olimar from […]

This week in gaming

A brave new goomba-filled world Nintendo released a new trailer for “Super Mario 3D World” this week showcasing new power ups and multiplayer. New power ups include Cat Mario, which allows him to pounce on enemies and climb up walls, and the White Tanooki Suit, which appears to simply make Mario invincible. “Super Mario 3D World” […]

This week in gaming

Release that hounds… later “Watch Dogs,” the ambitious open-world game from developer Ubisoft Montreal that was set to launch along with Xbox One and PlayStation 4 has been delayed until Spring 2014, according to a post from the development teams on Ubisoft’s official blog. They want to take some extra time to polish the game before […]

“Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 Remix” announcement and “Kingdom Hearts 3” gameplay preview

Square Enix announced “Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 Remix” at Disney’s D23 Expo in Japan Monday. The release will collect previous games in the series including “Kingdom Hearts 2 Final Mix,” “Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep” and “Kingdom Hearts Re:Coded” in a single package. “Re:coded” will not be in playable form in this collection, but will […]

Internet requirements and sharing restrictions removed from Xbox One

Xbox One will not longer require a daily internet connection Microsoft announced today that they have listened to reactions from Xbox fans to the news out of the Electronic Entertainment Expo last week that Xbox One would have several restrictions placed on it’s online and game-sharing capabilities, and that they have removed those restrictions in […]

PlayStation 4: Next-gen is right now

Sony unveiled their next-generation gaming console, the PlayStation 4, yesterday at an event held in New York City.  The event can be watched in its entirety over at the PlayStation Blog. The console itself was not actually shown at the event because it’s final design has not yet been decided on, according to statements made […]