Watch Dogs 2: The Worst-Kept Secret Is Finally Out

Yes, it’s true, but you knew that already: Ubisoft is sequeling its mild success Watch Dogs with a followup that will hopefully realize the concept better. The premise is the same as the first: a large metropolis decides to foolishly run every single component of its futuristic infrastructure on the same connected program, which allows […]

The Original Gears Of War Nearly Didn’t Have Multiplayer

No one can imagine Gears of War without multiplayer, but according to Cliff Bleszinski, creator of the series, the mode was nearly left out of the first game. In a new video interview with IGN, Cliff confesses that they considered cutting the multiplayer mode for crunch reasons. “It was just like we always say even […]

Activision Confirms Call Of Duty: Infinite Warfare At Last

Here is the news we’ve been waiting for, and we’ve kinda already heard! Thanks to a few leaks early last week, the title of the next Call of Duty game (Infinite Warfare) and the existence of a remastered Modern Warfare as a deluxe bonus were already known. All we were waiting for was the official […]

This Division Bug Might Have Been The Most Game-Breaking Yet

Today Ubisoft brought the servers for The Division down so they could do some tinkering and fix a lot of the bugs that have broken the balance of the game in some cases and inconvenienced players in others (without introducing new bugs, they hoped). We’ll know in the next few hours if the fix brought […]

Watch A Garfunkel-y New Gears Of War 4 Trailer

Remember when the landmark Gears of War trailer was released? A big part of the impression it left on people was its expert use of a “Mad World” cover. The people who cut together this new trailer, for a new GoW trilogy, likely remembered this because it uses a similar style. Instead of “Mad World” […]

Doom’s Got Six Multiplayer Modes — See Them All

There are six different ways you can mess around with friends (or total strangers) in Doom. Three are traditional and three are new. On the traditional side we have Domination, which involves your team taking hold of three specific areas across the map; Team Deathmatch (you know how that works); and Clan Arena, a type […]

Doom Will Come With Nine Multiplayer Maps, And Here They Are

When Doom comes out this May for Playstation 4, XBox One and PC, it’ll have nine full multiplayer maps ready to go out of the box. Here’s the bullet list of what to expect… Excavation: A modest-sized UAC mining outpost. Watch out for the rock grinder! Infernal: A mid-sized Hell map with both interior and […]

New Details On Hitman Beta, Including Trailer

This coming Friday, February 12, Square-Enix will set the beta for the next Hitman game loose. All you need to access it is a confirmed preorder for the game, which will net you a code to let you in. This beta chapter is a prequel, “set at a top secret recruitment and training facility,” Square […]

The Trailer Is Out For Der Eisendrache, Black Ops 3’s First Zombies Map

You gotta have an optional zombie story somewhere in a Call of Duty DLC pack — it’s tradition. The custom continues within Black Ops 3’s Awakening pack, coming February 2. it includes four new multiplayer maps — Skyjacked, Rise, Splash, and Gauntlet — and the first chapter of Treyarch’s new Zombies adventure, Der Eisendrache. The […]

Ubisioft Presents The Division: The Short Movie

It can be tough to get people interested in a AAA game that happens to be a brand-new, never-before-tested IP, like Ubisoft’s The Division (though it has “Tom Clancy’s” emblazoned on it). To that end, Ubisoft has financed a 30-minute short live-action film, Agent Origins, that serves as a prequel to the game’s world. Said […]