Category: NEWS

Call of Duty: Ghosts gets an eSports-focused patch

There are not that many FPS games in the eSports arena lately. It seems that strategy games and MOBAs are the most popular competitive games, and old hits such as Counter-Strike are giving up their spots for more contemporary games, such as League of Legends, Dota 2 or Starcraft 2. Infinity Ward wants to rectify ...

EA wants to avoid future release failures after Battlefield 4

Battlefield 4 was a financial success, that much is certain, but the amount of strife the multitude of bugs caused players is badly hurting EA’s public image (not that the gaming community was overly fund of EA up until now). The launch of Battlefield 4 is characterized by various technical issues, issues that DICE has ...

Assassin’s Creed doesn’t have a planned ending

Assassin’s Creed games have had their ups and downs, that’s for sure, but the storyline of the popular Ubisoft franchise has always been somewhat captivating. Last year, Ashraf Ismail, the direcotr of Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag specifically mentioned that there’s an overall story arc and that each iteration of the game is unique, they ...

Elder Scrolls Online – Pre-Orders are now available

Pre-orders for the Elder Scrolls Online have just been made available. Zenimax and Bethesda have broken the news, and it seems players will be able to choose from both retail and digital versions for the PC, while having retail-only versions for consoles. Let’s take a look at the digital versions first. Two versions are now ...

Titanfall Beta is coming for the PC and Xbox One, but not for the 360

There’s not a lot of waiting left until the PC and Xbox exclusive Titanfall is being released on the 11th of March 2014. Being one of the most anticipated titles of the year, developer Respawn Entertainment wants to make sure that the hype levels are kept high. Thus, co-founder of Respawn Vince Zampella has announced ...

Cyberpunk 2077 teasers

There’s hasn’t been much information on CD Projekt Red’s Cyberpunk2077 yet, apart from one epic cinematic trailer that has won the polish company multiple awards. Oh, and the fact that the name is somewhat revealing. That’s right, Cyberpunk 2077 will be a futuristic and, you guessed, cyberpunk game set in 2077. CEO of CD Projekt ...

Hearthstone gets a new trailer as the game enters global open beta

Last week, Hearthstone fans in the United States were lucky enough to be granted access to Blizzard’s greatly popular card-game. A few days later, Europe followed, and today, Hearthstone is officially available for free everywhere in the world. That’s right! The time for praying for a Hearthstone beta key is over! All you need to ...

InFamous: Second Son will focus on singleplayer, won’t have multiplayer

Sucker Punch’s highly anticipated InFamous: Second Son won’t include a multiplayer mode, as clarified earlier today by the game’s brand development director, Ken Schramm. He explained that Second Son will feature interaction with multiple NPCs, but while these play an important role, the developers decided to stick to what the game does best, and that’s ...

Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor gameplay shows cool but familiar combat

The first gameplay video for the upcoming Monolith and Warner Bros. game, Shadow of Mordor has been revealed. The over 8 minutes long footage shows some interesting gameplay and combat, but if it seems vaguely (or strongly) familiar, it’s because it most likely is. The resemblance to Ubisoft’s popular Assassin’s Creed franchise is unmistakable. Throughout ...

Final Fantasy XIV – Official release date for PS4 announced

Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn fans have something to look forward to. SQUARE ENIX® announced that FINAL FANTASY® XIV: A Realm Reborn ™ for the PlayStation 4 will be released on April the 14th, 2014. The Beta-stage is set for launch on the 22nd of February. Three versions will be available for the game, a ...