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State of Decay, Super Street Fighter 4 Coming to Xbox Game Pass

Original Source Link is Here Share. Plus Saints Row: Gat Out of Hell, Costume Quest 2, and more. By Jordan Sirani Seven new games are coming to Xbox Game Pass on October 1, Microsoft announced today. As detailed on Xbox Wire, State of Decay: Year One Survival Edition and Super Street Fighter IV headline the latest additions to the service. Saint’s Row: Gat Out of Hell, Costume Quest 2, Tower of Guns, The Bug Butcher, …

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Telltale Games: Nintendo Switch a ‘Perfect Match’ for the Studio

Original Source Link is Here Share. “No series is out of the question for us to bring to Switch.” By Alex Osborn If recent comments from Telltale Games are any indication, Switch owners can expect plenty of support from the adventure game developer for Nintendo’s console in the future. “Nintendo Switch is a perfect match for Telltale,” creative communications head Job Stauffer told MCV at Gamescom. According to Stauffer, “no series is out of the question” for a Switch port, …

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Red Dead Redemption 2 Is a Prequel – Story Details, New Protagonist Revealed

Original Source Link is Here Share. Meet Arthur Morgan By Joe Skrebels Rockstar has released a new trailer for Red Dead Redemption 2. It reveals the first official details about the game’s story, which will be a prequel, and star a new character, Arthur Morgan – not John Marston. Rockstar describes the game as “the story of outlaw Arthur Morgan and the Van der Linde gang as they rob, fight and steal their way across …

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Gravity Rush 2 Online Services Closing a Year After Release

Original Source Link is Here Share. See you space cowboy… By Jordan Oloman Sony is shutting down the online functionality for Gravity Rush 2 a year after its initial release. Fans will be locked out of most of the online features come 18th January 2018, it was announced in a blog post on Sony Interactive Entertainment Japan Asia’s website. Of course, players will still be able to enjoy Gravity Rush 2’s offline modes. Features also …

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Nintendo Classic Mini: SNES review

What’s in the box? Safe to say, then, that the nostalgia is strong with this one. The SNES Mini is a tiny version of the original console, pre-loaded with 21 games of the 90s era. It is a lovely little thing, light as a feather and fitting into your palm. It is an exact replica of the European console, with functioning power and reset buttons and sadly static copies of the eject button and cartridge flap. …

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Alibaba formally enters gaming business – Business

Jack Ma, Chairman of Alibaba Group, speaks at the Alibaba Gateway Conference in Toronto, Ontario, Canada September 25, 2017. [Photo/Agencies] E-commerce behemoth Alibaba Group’s founder Jack Ma, who pledged on at least two occasions that the company would never enter the gaming industry, seems to have changed his mind. Ma said in 2008 that the company “would rather starve to death than live on games”. In 2010, he said that Alibaba would not invest one …

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Mobile game Vainglory to host $140K tournament in Singapore

This new game for iOS made from Apple’s Metal graphics engine is as great to look at as it is to play, but lacks the sheer amount of options you get in classic games from the genre. Photo by James Martin/CNET Who says competitive gaming needs to be done on powerful PCs and huge displays? Not Super Evil Megacorp, the creators behind Vainglory. The iOS and Android battle arena game, which features three-versus-three matchups, will …

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Top Korean Gaming Companies Race to Integrate Cryptocurrencies » Brave New Coin

Korean gaming giant Nexon announced on Tuesday the acquisition of Korbit, Korea’s first ever Bitcoin Exchange, the second largest in volume behind Bithumb. Nexon’s holding company (NXC) announced its plans on Tuesday to acquire 125,000 shares of Korbit for 91.25 billion won (approximately US $80.3 million), giving it a 65.19 percent ownership stake in Korbit. The deal is being billed by Korea’s leading financial newspaper Hankyung as “the first large-scale merger & acquisition among domestic …

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Cloud9 sweep Lyon Gaming to qualify for the Worlds group stage

This 2017 Worlds story is brought to you by Acer Predator. Cloud9 take down Lyon Gaming Thursday morning to end the play-in stage undefeated as they move into the League of Legends World Championship main stage. As the undeniable favorites of this series, Cloud9 entered this match expecting to 3-0 their opponents. And while Cloud9 matched the community’s expectations, the North American team encountered some difficulties along the way. After a clean game one victory, …

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League of Legends – How a weak EDward Gaming roster fought its way to Worlds

To start the 2017 season, teams in the League of Legends Pro League with major Korean stars like EDward Gaming and Royal Never Give Up had to redefine themselves. A rebuilding year meant relying on more local talent and training internally, something a team like EDward Gaming, a team that had historically relied on recruiting some of the best carries available to the region, didn’t have a track record of. Fnatic has high hopes for …

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I-Team: Is online gaming making your child racist?

Is online gaming making your child racist? We take a look in the I-Team special report, ‘Recruiting Racism.’ KALAMAZOO, Mich. —  The Rev. Nathan Dennison is a self-proclaimed online gamer. Plugging in and playing away can be relaxing, but what Dannison has heard through his television is alarming. “I have heard some racist stuff come out of the mouths of kids. Voices that sound like they’re 10, 11 years old and I want to know–where …

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Watch Us Play The Intense RPG Golf Story – Features

Original Source Link is Here Golf Story releases tomorrow for Nintendo Switch, and it just might be worth your time. It combines golf, story, and more into an interesting little package we can’t wait to see more of. Check out the video below to see Andrew Reiner, Kim Wallace, and Leo Vader play a few holes, meet some colorful characters, and try to win the Coach’s approval. Check out the original posting at this source …

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Seven Series We Want To See Adopt A Battle Royale Mode – Features

Original Source Link is Here Despite not being the first battle royale game, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is dominating the genre. Developers who couldn’t care less about the game type when it was starting to be played in Minecraft, DayZ, and ARMA 2 are now jumping to take advantage of this mode type before our short attention spans lead us to the next shiny thing. However, some series are better served by this game mode than others, …

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The Inside Story On The Star Fox Sequel That Took 22 Years To Release – Features

Original Source Link is Here On March 26, 1993, Nintendo released an on-rails shooter called Star Fox for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System. The game followed the exploits of an anthropomorphic fox named Fox McCloud and his team of ace pilots as they raced through the galaxy on a quest to save their home planet from the machinations of an evil ape. An extra graphics chip built into the game cartridge allowed Star Fox to …

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Check Out Cuphead’s First Few Levels – Features

Original Source Link is Here Studio MDHR’s Cuphead has been turning heads since it was first announced at Microsoft’s E3 press conference back in 2014. In addition to its old-school visuals, which are reminiscent of classic cartoons from the ’20s and ’30s, the gameplay itself is an homage to retro games such as Contra and Gunstar Heroes. Join us as we play through the first couple of levels and show off how the game looks …

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