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Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition Trailer Shows Off New Moves And V-Triggers

A 'Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition' trailer revealed some of the new moves and V-Triggers in the upcoming re-release of the fighting game. It will be sold at $39.99, grant access to all DLC fighters, and introduce two new modes.

Culture November 20, 2017

Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp Comes To iOS, Android Nov. 22, But Will It Be A Hit?

Nintendo has officially given ‘Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp,’ a release date, coming Nov. 22 on iOS and Android devices. Will it be a hit or a flash in the pan?

Culture November 20, 2017

The Next 'Minecraft' Update Will Add Dolphins And Tridents; Graphics Upgrade And Nintendo Switch Version With Cross-Platform Play Delayed

Mojang unveiled The Update Aquatic, which will breathe new life into the oceans of 'Minecraft.' However, the developer also announced that the Super Duper Graphics pack and the game's new Nintendo Switch version will be delayed to 2018.

Culture November 20, 2017

Bethesda Giveaway Offers Customized 'Skyrim' PlayStation 4 Pro And Nintendo Switch: Here's How To Join

Bethesda will give away limited edition PlayStation 4 Pro and Nintendo Switch units that are customized with a 'Skyrim' design. Joining the contest is easy, but gamers interested in participating will need to send in their entries quickly.

Culture November 19, 2017

CD Projekt Red Promises 'Cyberpunk 2077' Will Have 'No Hidden Catch,' Says 'We Leave Greed To Others'

CD Projekt Red has proven itself yet again to be one of the gamers' favorite developers, saying that 'Cyberpunk 2077' won't have a 'hidden catch.'

Culture November 20, 2017

Niantic Dares ‘Pokémon GO’ Trainers To Catch 3 Billion Pokémon As Part Global Catch Event

‘Pokémon GO’ trainers, listen up: Niantic is daring you all to catch 3 billion Pokémon in a week as part of its ‘Pokemon GO’ global catch event. The rewards, however, might be disappointing.

Culture November 21, 2017

Overwatch League Player Suspended Mid-Match: What's Wrong With The 'Overwatch' Reporting System?

A professional 'Overwatch' player was suspended while streaming a match for an apparent case of false reporting. The Dallas Fuel member reported other players, but he was the one who was punished.

Culture November 19, 2017

Legend of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild Wins Game Of The Year At The Golden Joystick Awards

It’s the year of 'Zelda.' The Golden Joystick Awards just gave its top prize to 'Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild,' naming it the ultimate game of the year.

Culture November 19, 2017

PlayStation Store Black Friday 2017 Deals: Discounts On PS4 Games Come Early For PS Plus Members

Sony is kicking off its Black Friday 2017 sale with a slew of early access discounts on PlayStation 4 games for PlayStation Plus members. The list includes 'Destiny 2,' 'Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite,' and a whole lot more.

Culture November 19, 2017

New Overwatch Hero Moira Now Available On PS4, Xbox One And PC

Blizzard Entertainment unveiled its new 'Overwatch' hero Moira. As a hybrid character, this new hero brings complexity with her two distinct play styles perfect for challenge-seeking gamers.

Culture November 18, 2017

Star Wars: Battlefront II Microtransactions Deactivated Temporarily: Gamers Win, At Least For Now

Electronic Arts has temporarily disabled 'Star Wars: Battlefront II' microtransactions after the massive backlash that the publisher received. This is a crucial win for gamers, who fought back against a 'pay-to-win' environment.

Culture November 17, 2017

Nintendo Switch And 'Super Mario Odyssey' Top October Sales Charts: Will Nintendo Maintain Momentum Over The Holidays?

The Nintendo Switch is the best-selling console in the United States for October, while 'Super Mario Odyssey' is the best-selling game. Will the success of Nintendo carry on into and beyond the holiday shopping season?

Culture November 17, 2017

GameStop Black Friday 2017 Deals: PlayStation 4 Pro, Xbox One S, 'Free' Xbox 360, And More

The GameStop Black Friday 2017 ad is now available online. Gamers will get the chance to buy the PlayStation 4 Pro, PlayStation Slim, and Xbox One S with discounts, and even get the Xbox 360 for free.

Culture November 18, 2017

Arms 4.0 Update Adds New Character Misango, Plus The New Temple Grounds Stage

A new character has arrived in ‘Arms’ as part of its 4.0 update. Get ready to meet Misango, a mysterious-looking fighter who introduces three new arms types: Scorpio, Glusher, and Skully.

Culture November 16, 2017

'Star Wars: Battlefront II' And 'Overwatch' Under Investigation In Belgium: Are Loot Boxes Gambling?

Belgium's Gaming Commission is investigating whether the loot boxes of 'Star Wars: Battlefront II' and 'Overwatch' should be considered as gambling. Electronic Arts and Blizzard may be facing fines worth hundreds of thousands of euros.

Culture November 16, 2017

RIP, 'Marvel Heroes': Disney Is Shutting Down The 'Marvel Diablo' Online Game

'Marvel Heroes' is coming to an end, leaving fans of the 'Diablo'-like MMO disappointed. From the look of things, its demise is because of a falling-out between Disney's Marvel and Gazillion Entertainment.

Culture November 15, 2017

Dataminers Discover 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' Desert Map Layout And New Vehicles On Test Servers

Dataminers acquired significant files from the 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' test servers to show what might be coming next to the game. The discoveries include the layout of the new desert map, new vehicles, and a new weapon.

Culture November 15, 2017

The Game Awards 2017: 'Zelda: Breath Of The Wild,' 'Super Mario Odyssey,' And 'PUBG' Among The Nominees

Nominees for the Game of the Year at the Game Awards 2017 have been revealed, and the five contenders are 'The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild,' 'Super Mario Odyssey,' 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds,' 'Persona 5,' and 'Horizon Zero Dawn.'

Culture November 14, 2017

Free 'StarCraft II' Is Now Available: Here's How To Start Playing

The free version of 'StarCraft II' is now out, and that means you can play the popular RTS without paying a dime right now. Here's how to get started.

Culture November 14, 2017

GameStop ‘Temporarily Pauses’ Netflix-Like Video Game Rental Service Days Before Launch

PowerPass, GameStop’s too-good-to-be-true $60 video game rental program, has been temporarily paused, with speculation saying its point-of-sale systems aren’t equipped to handle the service. No new launch date has been given.

Culture November 15, 2017

You Can Wear Alola Outfits In ‘Pokémon GO’: Here’s How

'Pokémon GO' players can now dress up their avatars with Hawaii-inspired outfits from the Alola region to promote 'Pokémon Ultra Sun' and 'Ultra Moon,' out Nov. 17. Apparently, it’s still summer in November.

Culture November 14, 2017

Super Smash Bros. Nintendo Switch Version On Its Way? Trademark Drives Up Hype

Nintendo filed a new trademark that might mean the nearing arrival of 'Super Smash Bros.' to the Nintendo Switch. What will the fighting game be like on the hybrid console?

Culture November 14, 2017

Gamers Fight Back: EA Makes 'Star Wars: Battlefront II' Changes After The Most Downvoted Post In Reddit History

Gamers have scored a huge victory against the trend of abusive microtransactions in the video game industry. After massive backlash, Electronic Arts has reduced the unlock requirements for 'Star Wars: Battlefront II' characters such as Darth Vader.

Culture November 13, 2017

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus DLC Details Revealed: The Adventures of Gunslinger Joe Drops This December

The first DLC for 'Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus,' The Adventures of Gunslinger Joe, will launch on Dec. 14. Players can get it along with two other DLCs by purchasing the game’s season pass.

Culture November 14, 2017

After 'Assassin's Creed: Origins', The Next 'Final Fantasy XV' Crossover Is With 'Tekken 7'

Prince Noctis of 'Final Fantasy XV' is coming soon to 'Tekken 7' as its next DLC character. The announcement blindsided the internet, with mixed reactions on how Noctis will fit as a character in the fighting game.

Culture November 13, 2017

Mimikyu Has A Z-Move In ‘Pokemon Ultra Sun’ And ‘Ultra Moon’ And It’s Downright Creepy

Mimikyu is now the latest Pokémon to get its own Z-Move, included as part of 'Pokémon Ultra Sun' and 'Ultra Moon,' out Nov. 17. Adorable or downright creepy? You decide.

Culture November 13, 2017

Black Friday Deals On Xbox One X Bundles Not Happening This Year, Microsoft Says

If you're one of the many fans looking for Black Friday deals on Xbox One X bundles, then you're out of luck. Xbox Games Marketing chief Aaron Greenberg just said there isn't going to be any.

Culture November 13, 2017

This Speedrunner Took 17 Hours To Hit 100 Percent In ‘Super Mario Odyssey’: Can You Beat His Record?

The bar has been set. Speedrunner Okikurume managed to get 100 percent in 'Super Mario Odyssey' after playing for 17 hours straight, collecting everything there was to collect, including moons, costumes, songs, and more.

Culture November 13, 2017

Two PlayStation VR Games Delayed: ‘The Inpatient’ And ‘Bravo Team’ Moved To 2018 Release

Two games headed for the PlayStation VR have been delayed. Supermassive Games just announced that release dates for both 'The Inpatient' and 'Bravo Team' have been pushed to 2018.

Culture November 13, 2017

Steampunk MMORPG ‘Ascent: Infinite Realm’ Is The Next Game From The Developers Of ‘PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds’

Bluehole Studio has just revealed its next game after the highly successful 'PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds.' Take a look at 'Ascent: Infinite Realm,' a fascinating combination of steampunk and high fantasy.

Culture November 12, 2017

PlayStation 4 Black Friday 2017 Deals Revealed: 1 TB PlayStation 4 Slim For $199, Cheap PlayStation VR Bundles, And More

Sony has unveiled the PlayStation 4 deals for Black Friday 2017. Among the offers are the 1 TB PlayStation 4 Slim for only $199.99 and a pair of cheap PlayStation VR bundles.

Culture November 11, 2017

Nintendo Switch Production To Go On Overdrive Next Year: Is 30 Million Units Too Much?

Nintendo is planning to increase Nintendo Switch production to up to 30 million units in it next fiscal year. Is the number too much, or will the hybrid console continue to sell at a record pace?

Culture November 10, 2017

Electronic Arts Acquires Respawn Entertainment, Confirms New ‘Titanfall’ Game Is In The Works

Electronic Arts has officially bought longtime collaborator Respawn Entertainment, chiefly known for its ‘Titanfall’ games. The deal, reportedly around $455 million, ensures continued development on the studio’s current ‘Star Wars’ project, on top of a new ‘Titanfall’ game.

Culture November 10, 2017

EA Sports May Soon Replace Annual 'Madden' And 'FIFA' Games With Subscription Service

EA Sports may replace the annual releases of its popular 'Madden' and 'FIFA' games with a subscription model. The move makes sense for Electronic Arts, but will it also be good for the players?

Culture November 9, 2017

The First Nintendo Switch Video Streaming App Is Finally Here, But It's Not Netflix

The first video streaming app for the Nintendo Switch has arrived, but it's not Netflix. It was launched as a gaming-first device, but other kinds of apps are now coming to the hybrid console.

Culture November 10, 2017

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Is The Next AR Game By 'Pokémon GO' Developer Niantic Labs

Niantic Labs announced 'Harry Potter: Wizards Unite,' an augmented reality game that will be based on the 'Harry Potter' franchise. Will it launch with the same massive hype as 'Pokémon GO'?

Culture November 9, 2017

The Xbox One X Storage Is Nowhere Near Enough: Gamers Will Need An External Hard Drive

Gamers who already have the Xbox One X are quickly finding out its biggest flaw. On top of its $499.99 price tag, Xbox One X owners will likely have to spend about $100 for an external hard drive.

Culture November 9, 2017

Grand Theft Auto V Has Now Sold More Copies In The US Than Any Other Game

'Grand Theft Auto V' is now the best-selling video game of all time in the United States, taking over the throne last held by 'Wii Sports' for the Nintendo Wii. Why are players still interested in a 4-year-old title?

Culture November 8, 2017

The Nintendo Miiverse Is Gone Forever: Why Was The Popular Social Network Shut Down?

The Nintendo Miiverse, a social network for Nintendo Wii U and Nintendo 3DS gamers, has officially ended. The online communities provided by the service were a special place on the internet for its users, so why was it shut down?

Culture November 8, 2017

Microsoft Looks To Make More Of Its Own Xbox One Games: It's About Time

Microsoft is planning to increase its investments in making its own Xbox One games. More Xbox One exclusives is what the console needs to better challenge the PlayStation 4 and the Nintendo Switch.

Culture November 8, 2017

You Can Now Try Moira On The 'Overwatch' PTR: Here Are Some Tips For Using The New Healer Hero

Moira, the new healer hero, is finally playable on the 'Overwatch' PTR. With better healing abilities and more damaging skills, will she overthrow Mercy as the multiplayer shooter's most popular support hero?

Culture November 7, 2017

This ‘Skyrim VR’ Bundle Comes With Sony’s VR Headset, Camera, Move Controllers And More For $450

Sony just unveiled a PSVR bundle that comes with a pair of Move motion controllers, a VR headset and camera, plus a copy of 'The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim VR.' It launches Nov. 17 for $450.

Culture November 7, 2017

Hearthstone For The Nintendo Switch Might Be More Likely Than A New Hero Class

There is currently no work being done on a Nintendo Switch version of 'Hearthstone.' However, the possibility still exists, and it is more likely to happen soon than a 10th class being added to the game.

Culture November 6, 2017

These Are The New Raid Bosses In 'Pokémon GO'

Players have long been asking for a new Raid boss lineup, and it appears Niantic is more than happy to oblige. 'Pokémon GO' just got a massive Raid boss shake-up, with old ones now replaced by mostly first-generation Pokémon.

Culture November 8, 2017

Collecting PlayStation Trophies Will Now Earn You Money To Buy More Games

A Sony Rewards program update allows players to earn points from their PlayStation trophies. The exchange rate is not at all lucrative, but earning a little PlayStation Network money while playing games is better than no money at all.

Culture November 5, 2017

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