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Streets Of Rage 4 Trailer Released: Beat-'Em-Up Side-Scroller Returns After Over 2 Decades

'Streets of Rage 4' will make its return after a 25-year hiatus. A popular arcade game in the '90s, 'Streets of Rage 4' will have two of its main characters back: Axel Stone and Blaze Fielding.

Culture August 28, 2018

Spider-Man For PlayStation 4 Game Length Revealed, Plus Other Details

There were rumors that the highly anticipated 'Spider-Man' will be a short game. Insomniac Games Community Director James Stevenson shot them down, revealing that the PlayStation 4 exclusive will be much longer than expected.

Culture August 27, 2018

'Fortnite Mobile' For Android Installer Allowed Hackers To Infect Smartphones With Malware

Google discovered a vulnerability that allowed hackers to install malware through the 'Fortnite Mobile' for Android installers. Epic Games has since patched the exploit, but it is unhappy with how Google dealt with the security issue.

Culture August 26, 2018

Fortnite PlayStation 4 Keyboard And Mouse Players Will Soon Be Going Up Against Only PC Players

Epic Games will soon roll out input-based matchmaking for 'Fortnite.' Once the feature is online, PlayStation 4 players using a keyboard and mouse will go up against PC players, to eliminate the unfair advantage over players using controllers.

Culture August 27, 2018

Gambit Mode On ‘Destiny 2’ Arriving Sept. 1: Here’s How To Try It For Free

Before 'Destiny 2' officially launches on Sept. 4, Bungie is letting players have a taste of the new Gambit Mode, one of the game’s major additions. The free 24-hour trial will start on Sept. 1.

Culture August 24, 2018

Twitch To Stream The Entire ‘Pokémon’ Animated Series, Movies — And You Can Get Badges While Watching

Before, it's Twitch Plays ‘Pokémon’ but now, it’s Twitch Watches ‘Pokémon.’ Catch 19 seasons and 16 movies of the entire 'Pokémon' anime on Twitch beginning Aug. 27.

Culture August 24, 2018

Apple Is Adapting ‘Foundation’ By Isaac Asimov Into A TV Series

Apple is adapting Isaac Asimov’s ‘Foundation’ into a TV series, giving a straight-to-series order with 10 episodes. Details such as cast, directors, and release date are unclear at the moment, though.

Culture August 24, 2018

Make Your 'Fortnite' Account More Secure, Get The Boogie Down Emote For Free

'Fortnite' is arguably the hottest game in the world right now, which makes it a big target for hackers. Epic Games is urging players to make their accounts more secure, and is offering a free emote in exchange.

Culture August 24, 2018

Fortnite V5.30 Update Adds Rift-To-Go Item, Score Royale Limited Time Mode, And More

The latest version 5.30 patch for Fornite includes some interesting new features, including the Rift-To-Go item. It provides players a chance to create a rift for themselves or their allies.

Culture August 24, 2018

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Training Mode Coming Soon To Help New 'PUBG' Players

'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' will add a Training Mode some time in September. The new 'PUBG' map, which will include the long-requested shooting range, will be beneficial to both rookies trying to learn the basics and veterans looking to practice their skills.

Culture August 24, 2018

Oddjob In 'Goldeneye 007' For Nintendo 64 Is 'Blatant Cheating'

'Goldeneye 007' for the Nintendo 64 was a game that was ahead of its time, with features such as a four-player, split-screen multiplayer mode. However, one of the playable characters, Oddjob, has generated a lot of controversy over the years.

Culture August 24, 2018

D.Va Wins Over The Internet In New 'Overwatch' Animated Short

A new 'Overwatch' animated short titled 'Shooting Star' provides a deeper glimpse into the lore behind D.Va, one of the more popular heroes in the multiplayer shooter. The video also served as the introduction to the new 'Overwatch' map.

Culture August 23, 2018

Nintendo Switch Outsold PlayStation 4 In July With The Help Of 'Octopath Traveler'

The Nintendo Switch found itself on top of hardware sales charts for July with the help of 'Octopath Traveler.' The Square Enix RPG was the best-selling game for the month, interestingly followed by 2013's 'Grand Theft Auto V.'

Culture August 23, 2018

The Big Bang Theory Is Ending After 12 Seasons

CBS, Warner Bros. Television, and Chuck Lorre Productions have confirmed ‘The Big Bang Theory’ is ending after a 12-season run. But it might not be because of low ratings.

Culture August 23, 2018

Microsoft Allegedly Launching Xbox All Access Subscription Service That Includes A Console, Xbox Live, And Game Pass

Microsoft might unveil a new subscription service called Xbox All Access later this month. It’ll include an Xbox One console, Xbox Live, and Xbox Game Pass.

Culture August 23, 2018

No New 'Assassin's Creed' Game In 2019, Says Ubisoft CEO

Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot told GameSpot at Gamescom 2018 that the 'Assassin's Creed' franchise will take a break next year. Fans may instead focus on the additional content that will be released for the upcoming 'Assassin's Creed: Odyssey.'

Culture August 23, 2018

'Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice' Gameplay Revealed: Here's What We Know So Far

Activision unveiled the initial gameplay footage of FromSoftware's next action title 'Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice' at Gamescom 2018. The video game rolls out next year for PS4, Xbox One, and PC.

Culture August 23, 2018

Nintendo Labo Vehicle Kit To Roll Out Next Month For $70: Here's What We Know About It

Nintendo users can start purchasing the Nintendo Labo Vehicle Kit starting Sept. 14. Priced at $69.99, the Vehicle Kit is the third installment of Nintendo’s self-assembly cardboard game controller.

Culture August 24, 2018

Kelly Marie Tran Finally Addresses ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Racism, Harassment

Kelly Marie Tran was unfairly ostracized so severely for playing Rose Tico in 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' that she eventually deleted her social media pages. Now, she speaks out against toxic fanboy culture and reveals personal shame.

Culture August 22, 2018

Long-Delayed 'Shenmue 3' Wants Gamers To Wait Another Year

The 'Shenmue III' release date was revealed, which will force gamers to wait for another year. In the meantime, fans may want to relive the experience with the HD remasters of 'Shenmue' and 'Shenmue II.'

Culture August 22, 2018

Devil May Cry 5 Release Date Revealed In New Gameplay Trailer Featuring Nero's Devil Breakers

A new gameplay trailer from Gamescom 2018 revealed the 'Devil May Cry 5' release date. The video on the newest entry in the stylish action franchise focused on Nero and his Devil Breaker arms.

Culture August 22, 2018

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds To Leave Xbox One Game Preview In September: Here's What To Expect From PUBG 1.0

Renowned video game 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' will make its full game release on Xbox One this September. The PUBG 1.0 is set to feature the addition of the war and team deathmatch modes.

Culture August 22, 2018

Minecraft: Education Edition To Launch On iPads In September

'Minecraft: Education Edition' for iPads will be available for teachers and students in September. The game's latest edition will offer new features where students can learn additional things, such as Update Aquatic.

Culture August 22, 2018

'Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice' Release Date, Collector's Edition Revealed

From Software revealed the 'Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice' release date, alongside a new trailer that showcases the game's combat system and revival mechanic. The title's Collector's Edition was also revealed, which includes a 7-inch statue and a SteelBook case.

Culture August 21, 2018

Nintendo Switch Sales Will Surpass 20 Million Units Target For Fiscal Year, Analyst Says

An Osaka-based analyst believes that there will be 25 million Nintendo Switch units sold in Nintendo's current fiscal year, exceeding the target of 20 million units. Given the massive popularity of the hybrid console, it will not be a surprise.

Culture August 20, 2018

PlayStation Store Sale Offers PS4 Games Discounts: 'God Of War,' 'Battlefield 1,' 'Call Of Duty: WWII' And More

Sony launched the Attack of the Blockbusters Sale, offering discounts of up to 40 percent, and up to 50 percent for PlayStation Plus subscribers. The PlayStation Store sale will run until Aug. 28.

Culture August 20, 2018

New 'Shadow Of The Tomb Raider' Trailer Reveals The Enemies Lara Croft Will Face

The official Tomb Raider YouTube account released a jaw-dropping 'Shadow of the Tomb Raider' trailer, which features the enemies of Lara Croft. The 'Shadow of the Tomb Raider' launches on Sept. 14.

Culture August 20, 2018

Forza Horizon 2 Leaving Xbox Marketplace On September: Download It For Free While You Still Can

Say goodbye to ‘Forza Horizon 2’ this October. Turn 10 confirms the game is leaving the Xbox marketplace for good, but there’s still plenty of time to download it along with all available DLC.

Culture August 20, 2018

Valve Launches Twitch Competitor Steam TV: Everything You Need To Know

Valve is set to release a new streaming service that could potentially be the biggest rival of Twitch. The Steam TV launch is expected to coincide with The International tournament, one of the biggest eSports competitions in the world.

Culture August 18, 2018

HBO Picks Up Full Season Of ‘Watchmen’ From The Creator Of ‘Lost’ And ‘The Leftovers’

HBO has picked up ‘Watchmen’ for a full season, expected to the debut sometime in 2019. The series, helmed by 'Lost' creator Damon Lindelof, will stray from the original material but remain faithful to it.

Culture August 18, 2018

Spyro Reignited Trilogy Release Date For PlayStation 4 And Xbox One Pushed Back To November

Toys for Bob studio head Paul Yan announced that the release date of 'Spyro Reignited Trilogy' for Xbox One and PS4 has been moved to Nov. 13. The game was originally scheduled to be released on Sept. 21.

Culture August 18, 2018

What Are The Chances That 'Overwatch' And 'StarCraft II' Will Launch On Nintendo Switch?

'Diablo III' will launch on the Nintendo Switch as the first Blizzard game for a Nintendo console in 15 years. Does this open up the possibility for 'Overwatch' and 'StarCraft II' ports?

Culture August 18, 2018

PUBG Mobile Celebrates 100 Million Downloads With Two Massive eSports Events

'PUBG Mobile' has just hit 100 million downloads on App Store and Google Play. To commemorate this milestone, Tencent Games is organizing two big eSports events named the Player Well Known Invitational and Player Well Known Championship.

Culture August 17, 2018

New Super Mario Bros. U Port Reportedly Coming To Nintendo Switch, But Should It?

Multiple sources suggest that the Switch is getting another Wii U port: 'New Super Mario Bros. U.' The game is going to come with brand-new content, apparently.

Culture August 17, 2018

MoviePass Update: New Plan Only Lets You See 3 Films Per Month, With Limited Daily Selection

MoviePass is now officially rolling out its new subscriber plan, which will restrict customers to just three films per month, unlike yesteryear’s watch-till-you-drop plan. It gets worse.

Culture August 17, 2018

Intense 'Battlefield V' Devastation Of Rotterdam Trailer Teases Battle Royale Mode

Electronic Arts together with DICE released the Gamescom 2018 trailer of 'Battlefield V,' which will be shown in next week's Gamescom. Gamescom will take place in Cologne, Germany from Aug. 21 to 25.

Culture August 17, 2018

Counter-Strike: GO Brings Back The Versatile, Affordable, And Iconic MP5

The iconic MP5 has returned to 'Counter-Strike: Global Offensive' following huge demands for its comeback. The MP5 will return as MP5-SD as a cheaper option to the MP7.

Culture August 18, 2018

Tropico 6 Release Date Delayed to January 2019 For PC, Summer 2019 For Consoles

Kalypso Media announced that 'Tropico 6' for PC will be launched in January 2019. However, PlayStation and Xbox One users will have to wait until the summer of 2019 to enjoy the game.

Culture August 18, 2018

Video Ad For ‘The Nun’ Was So Scary, YouTube Had To Take It Down

YouTube has probably never taken down an advertisement simply for being too scary for audiences. Until now, that is, thanks to a film called ‘The Nun.’

Culture August 16, 2018

Treasure In 'Pokémon' Cards: Unopened First Edition Box Sold For $56,000

An auction for an unopened box of First Edition 'Pokémon' cards started at $20,000 and ended at $56,000. The winner is likely hoping that the box contains a foil Charizard, one of which sold for $55,000 last year.

Culture August 17, 2018

'Diablo III' On Nintendo Switch Is Really Happening, To Be Released This Year

An accidentally published article confirmed that 'Diablo III' for the Nintendo Switch will launch before the year ends. The port will include all the paid expansions of 'Diablo III' and will support four-player local-multiplayer and online multiplayer.

Culture August 16, 2018

PlayStation VR Sales Still Going Strong With 3 Million Units Sold

PlayStation VR systems have reached a milestone with around 3 million units sold worldwide. In addition, the company said around 21.9 million VR games were sold around the world as well.

Culture August 17, 2018

Scientists Have Finally Solved Life’s Biggest Mystery: How To Break Spaghetti Into Two

Researchers from MIT have figured out a way to break a dry spaghetti into just two pieces. The unique study was published online in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America.

Culture August 15, 2018

Luigi's Death In 'Super Smash Bros. Ultimate' Trailer Linked To Single-Player Spirits Mode

Nintendo stunned the world with the death of Luigi in a trailer for 'Super Smash Bros. Ultimate' for the Nintendo Switch. However, his demise may be one of the hints for a single-player mode named Spirits.

Culture August 15, 2018

Taiwanese Grandpa Plays 'Pokémon GO' On 11 Phones Strapped To His Bike

Chen San-yuan, a 70-year-old grandfather from Taipei City, Taiwan, has been hooked on 'Pokémon GO' since he was introduced to the game by his grandson. He now has 11 phones on his bicycle.

Culture August 14, 2018

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