Video Games

Hanzo Rework Now Online In 'Overwatch': Who's Next?

The latest 'Overwatch' update rolls out the long-awaited Hanzo rework to the main game, alongside a new map. With Hanzo's Scatter Arrow removed, which 'Overwatch' heroes will be the next ones to receive changes?

Video Games May 4, 2018

'Beyond Good And Evil 2' Gameplay, Character Creation, And More Revealed

Ubisoft revealed more 'Beyond Good and Evil 2' details, including gameplay and character creation. Gamers are hoping to learn more about the 'Beyond Good and Evil' prequel at E3 2018, including its release date and platforms.

Video Games May 4, 2018

Sony Announces 'God Of War' Is The Fastest Selling PlayStation 4 Exclusive Ever

'God of War' is PlayStation 4's fastest selling exclusive ever, according to Sony. 'God of War' has been praised by critics and fans alike for its gameplay.

Video Games May 3, 2018

Steam Beta Now Supports Nintendo Switch Pro Controller

The latest update made to Steam Beta adds compatibility with the Nintendo Switch Pro controller. Users can now configure and use the accessory to play PC games via Valve's platform

Video Games May 4, 2018

New Nintendo Boss Wants To Find The Next 'Pokémon GO'

Shuntaro Furukawa, the incoming Nintendo President, will be looking for the next 'Pokémon GO' in his plan to build up the company's smartphone business. Furukawa will not rely only on the Nintendo Switch for the company's future.

Video Games May 4, 2018

New 'Red Dead Redemption 2' Trailer Reveals Dark Tone And John Marston

Rockstar Games rolled out the third official 'Red Dead Redemption 2' trailer, which confirms that it will be a prequel to 'Red Dead Redemption.' The trailer also provided a glimpse of John Marston, the protagonist of the first game.

Video Games May 3, 2018

Nintendo Switch Under Investigation For Possible Patent Infringement: Here’s What The Switch Allegedly Copied

Nintendo takes another legal blow as Gamevice, fresh from a filed lawsuit against the Switch last year, seeks to end Switch imports in the country. Like the first attempt, the investigation will likely go nowhere.

Video Games May 2, 2018

'Fortnite' Season 4 Update Goes Live: Here's What It Brings

The new 'Fortnite' Season 4 update is now live, bringing a number of changes, improvements, new features and options, bug fixes, and more. Here are the biggest changes and the patch note highlights.

Video Games May 1, 2018

Here Comes The Atari VCS: Ataribox Preorder Starts May 30 With $199 Price Tag

Atari VCS preorders will start May 30, exclusively on the Indiegogo platform. However, with a starting price tag of $199 for a device that is still shrouded in mystery, it remains to be seen whether customers will be interested.

Video Games May 1, 2018

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Says 15 Hackers Were Arrested In China Under Suspicion Of Developing Cheating Tools

PUBG has formally announced the arrest of 15 hackers in China after being suspected of developing cheating tools. The game has been facing rampant cheating by players in China.

Video Games April 30, 2018

Nintendo Looking For 'The Legend Of Zelda' Level Designers

Nintendo posted a level designer job for 'The Legend of Zelda' series. It is a contractual position, which suggests that it may be working on a new 'Zelda' game for the Nintendo Switch.

Video Games May 8, 2018

PUBG's Codename: Savage Map Is Returning To Test Servers With Its Official Name 'Sanhok'

PUBG Corp. revealed the name of its latest map: Sanhok. Previously known as Savage, the team also announced it coming to test servers beginning May 10.

Video Games May 10, 2018

Massive Symmetra Rework Coming Soon: Here's How Much The 'Overwatch' Hero Will Change

Symmetra of 'Overwatch' is finally receiving her long-awaited rework, with major changes planned for her skills. For example, her Teleporter skill will no longer be her ultimate, but it will allow Junkrat's tire and D.Va's self-destructing mech.

Video Games April 30, 2018

Datamine Reveals New Costumes For ‘Super Mario Odyssey,’ Including Zombie And Santa

A new ‘Super Mario Odyssey’ datamine reveals the new costumes coming to the game at some point. Nintendo might make them official during E3, or perhaps earlier.

Video Games April 30, 2018

Somebody Mysteriously Purchased A Brand-New Copy Of 'Sonic The Hedgehog 2' For The Sega Game Gear

Somebody recently purchased a brand-new copy of 'Sonic the Hedgehog 2' for the Sega Game Gear. This is very strange, considering that the game was released in 1992 and the handheld console ended production in 1997.

Video Games April 29, 2018

Steam Spy Returns, But Not Really: Here's What Changed With The Sales Tracker For PC Games

Steam Spy was shut down because of new Steam privacy policies that made it impossible for the website to make accurate PC game sales predictions. The service is now back, but certainly not better than before.

Video Games April 28, 2018

Cloth Map In 'God Of War' Collector's Edition Hides A Secret: Here's The Puzzle And The Prize

The cloth map included in the 'God of War' Collector's Edition contains a hidden puzzle. Here's the solution to the riddle and the prize waiting for players at the end of it.

Video Games April 28, 2018

Fortnite Leak Reveals That Comet Won't Destroy Tilted Towers But Will Still Destroy Part Of Map

Fortnite's mystery regarding the comet will not go away until something happens. A new leak shows that past speculation has been wrong: the comet will still destroy some part of the map upon its arrival.

Video Games April 29, 2018

Nintendo Switch Paid Online Membership Details Will Be Revealed In May

Nintendo will be announcing the details of the of the Switch's online paid membership service in May. Nintendo has allowed users to play online for free at the moment while it was developing the platform.

Video Games April 27, 2018

Xbox One Game Pass For May 2018: 'State Of Decay 2,' 'Laser League,' And More

Microsoft just announced what's coming to its Xbox Game Pass service in May. One of the new titles set to arrive next month is Undead Labs' 'State of Decay 2' among other games joining the service's huge roster.

Video Games April 29, 2018

Major 'PUBG' Update Goes Live On The Test Server: Map Selection, New Car, New Weapon, And More

Developers finally pushed 'PUBG' update 12 to the test servers this week. Players can experience new content such as a new vehicle, balance changes, and more.

Video Games April 28, 2018

Nintendo E3 2018 Plans Unveiled: Spotlight Will Be On 'Super Smash Bros.' For Nintendo Switch

'Super Smash Bros.' for the Nintendo Switch will be the highlight of the plans of Nintendo at E3 2018. Nintendo will host the 'Super Smash Bros.' Invitational 2018 tournament, and the game will be playable at its booth.

Video Games April 27, 2018

Nintendo Switch Sales Expected To Soar Higher In 2nd Year: Here's How The Console Will Get There

Nintendo Switch sales reached 17.79 million units in its first year, but the hybrid console is expected to do even better. How will the hybrid console sell 20 million units in its second year?

Video Games April 27, 2018

Nintendo Announces New RPG Game For Smartphones Called ‘Dragalia Lost,’ Coming This Summer

‘Dragalia Lost’ is Nintendo’s next smartphone game. For now, not much can be said about the RPG title, but it’ll launch this summer in Asian markets before eventually rolling out to North American and European gamers.

Video Games April 28, 2018

Team Secret Signs 13-Year-Old 'Fornite' Player: Is He The Youngest Pro Gamer?

Team Secret just signed its 'Fortnite Battle Royale' squad consisting of four players from Europe. Apparently, one of them is a 13-year-old kid who's one of the youngest to become a pro player.

Video Games April 28, 2018

PlayStation Plus May 2018 Free Games: 'Beyond: Two Souls' And 'Rayman Legends' For The PlayStation 4

Sony unveiled the PlayStation Plus free games for May 2018, which will be available for download starting May 1. Leading the lineup are interactive adventure game 'Beyond: Two Souls' and colorful platformer 'Rayman Legends' for the PlayStation 4.

Video Games April 26, 2018

Fortnite Releases New Weapons As New Clues About Meteors And Aliens Emerge

‘Fortnite’ has released two brand new weapons, the Clinger and the Noble Launcher, for its users to play with. However, fans are eagerly awaiting the alleged meteor attack on the Tilted Towers.

Video Games April 25, 2018

Belgium Declares Loot Boxes Illegal: What Does This Mean For Games Like Overwatch?

First, the Netherlands says that loot boxes are illegal and now it’s Belgium. This could have a major repercussion in the games industry. What does this mean for games like Overwatch?

Video Games April 25, 2018

Free-To-Play 'Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery' RPG Launches On Android And iOS

'Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery' is officially available on Android and iOS, coming as a free-to-play RPG with in-app purchases. Here's what to expect in terms of storyline, features, and more.

Video Games April 27, 2018

Free-To-Play 'H1Z1' To Join PlayStation 4 Battle Royale Scene Next Month With Open Beta

'H1Z1,' one of the pioneers of the battle royale genre, will launch its open beta on the PlayStation 4 next month. The game will not be a direct port of the PC version, though, as there will be console-specific adjustments.

Video Games April 25, 2018

First Major 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' Tournament Will Invite 20 'PUBG' Teams: $2 Million In Prizes Up For Grabs

PUBG Corp. will host the 'PUBG' Global Invitiational 2018 in Berlin, Germany, from July 25 to July 29. The first major eSports tournament for 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' will offer a prize pool of $2 million to 20 qualified teams.

Video Games April 24, 2018

Nintendo Labo Replacement Parts Now Available Online: What Have You Done With The Nintendo Switch Accessory?

Nintendo Labo replacement parts are now available online for owners of the Nintendo Switch cardboard accessories. The potentially free parts will replace broken pieces, or may be used as extra components to complete custom Nintendo Labo projects.

Video Games April 24, 2018

Xbox One To Get 120 Hz Support In May: Why High Refresh Rates Matter

Xbox One users who have high refresh rate monitors should be pretty pleased with the console’s upcoming May update. Microsoft is finally bringing 120 Hz support to the system, which will make games smoother and more visually dynamic.

Video Games April 24, 2018

The Nintendo Switch May Have Finally Been Hacked Once And For All

A new exploit called Fusée Gelée leaves millions of Switch units permanently vulnerable unless Nintendo tweaks the console’s code in the manufacturing stage. The hack might eventually lead to piracy.

Video Games April 24, 2018

'Fortnite' Breaks Twitch Record Again: Ninja's Charity Event in Las Vegas Draws 667,000 Viewers

Tyler 'Ninja' Blevins broke his own Twitch record with 667,000 concurrent viewers for a 'Fortnite' charity event in Las Vegas. The event allowed fans and casual players to play alongside professionals and streamers, resulting in a few interesting highlights.

Video Games April 24, 2018

You Can Now Play Battle Royale Game 'Darwin Project' For Free On PC

Scavengers Studio released its battle royale title 'Darwin Project' for free after it noted that it did not have enough players. It did not detail when it will be free for Xbox One.

Video Games April 23, 2018

Final Fantasy VII Remake Will Be 'A New Creation' That 'Surpasses The Original'

A Square Enix job listing revealed that the developer is looking at the 'Final Fantasy VII Remake' as 'a new creation' that 'surpasses the original.' The job listing, however, may hint that the release date will not be soon.

Video Games April 23, 2018

Get Legendaries Raikou And Entei Are On ‘Pokémon Ultra Sun’ And ‘Ultra Moon’ For Free: Here’s How

Entei and Raikou are free to get if you’re a ‘Sun’ and ‘Moon’ and ‘Ultra Sun’ and ‘Ultra Moon' player. Both Legendaries are available in the United States until April 29.

Video Games April 23, 2018

God Of War Patch 1.12 Lets You Increase The In-Game Text's Size

Shortly after the game launched, 'God of War' received a new patch to address issues with the in-game text size. Patch 1.12 officially adds a text size option that is intended to appease fans of the game.

Video Games April 24, 2018

Massive 'Overwatch' PTR Update: New Hanzo Skill, Major Changes To Other Heroes, Rialto Map, And Many More

Blizzard rolled out a massive update to the 'Overwatch' PTR. The patch includes a new Hanzo skill, the first ever nerf for Tracer, the Rialto map from the Retribution event, and many more.

Video Games April 21, 2018

'Fortnite' Players Can Now Get An eSports Scholarship At Ohio University: How It Works

Ohio's Ashland University will be the first U.S. college to offer up to $4,000 scholarships for 'Fortnite Battle Royale.' Tryouts will start in the fall, so here's what you need to know.

Video Games April 22, 2018

Nintendo Labo Review Roundup: Nintendo’s Funky New Cardboard Accessories — Innovative Or Gimmicky?

Nintendo Labo, the company’s quirky new cardboard-based accessories for the Switch, is finally here. Are they truly innovative or just a flash in the pan? Here’s what the critics are saying.

Video Games April 20, 2018

Check Out The 'Overwatch' Glitch That Let Users Play As Retribution Villains Before It Got Patched

Players discovered a way to enable a unique glitch during the 'Overwatch' Retribution event. The hack allowed users to play as enemy units from the PVE game mode on various PVP game modes.

Video Games April 21, 2018

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Is Getting Map Selection: PUBG Will Let Players Avoid Miramar

'PUBG' will be giving players an option choose their the map by adding a selection to the game. Players will now probably avoid playing on Miramar.

Video Games April 19, 2018

Fortnite Players Get Tired Of Waiting For The Comet, Begin Destroying Tilted Towers

Players are still waiting for the comet to arrive in 'Fortnite.' It is rumored to be destroying Tilted Towers once it reaches the map. Players got tired of waiting and convened to destroy the area themselves.

Video Games April 21, 2018

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