And by classic we mean that Indiana Jones and the Infernal Machine was created in the latter part of the '90s in a direct response to the popularity of the Tomb Raider franchise - which itself was inspired by the Indiana Jones films. Originally released for PC and Nintendo 64, this long-lost game is finally back and available to own digitally thanks to GOG.com.
According to a new report by the Wall St Journal, a hardware refresh for the Nintendo Switch could be out as early as mid-2019 - offering a number physical updates over the current console - including a brighter and thinner display. With Switch sales slowing down after its incredible launch year, a hardware refresh could be a good move for Nintendo.
Even though we're still in the early parts of October, Sony has begun advertising the free games coming to PlayStation Plus subscribers in November - those being Bulletstorm: Full Clip Edition and Yakuza Kiwami. A pretty good offering no doubt, which makes us think that perhaps the line-up wasn't supposed to be made public just yet.
Still on track for release this year, December 4 for PC, PS4, and Xbox One, tactical adventure game Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden impresses in its latest slice of gameplay. Blending the turn based tactics of XCOM with exploration and stealth, Mutant Year Zero is based on the popular tabletop ‘Mutant’ IP, it's set in a post-apolyptic world where mutant pigs and ducks fight for survival.
As part of the new Curse of the Vampire Coast campaign pack which introduces four new Legendary Lords, due for release on November 8. Plus, the addition of several new unit types ranging from said giant pincer-powered sea beasts to hordes of zombie pirates armed with muskets. The expansion stops short of adding naval battles to the Total War: Warhammer universe, but everything else certainly looks impressive.
To be replaced by World of Warcraft Executive Producer, and 12-year Blizzard veteran, J. Allen Brack. A major shift for the studio as Mike Morhaime has been with the company since its days as Silicon & Synapse when it formed over 27 years ago. Morhaime has been the president of Blizzard since 2004, when he took over from co-founder Allen Adham.
And what a nice gift that is for PC owners of XCOM 2: War of the Chosen. Those Firaxis cats know how to treat their fans. The Tactical Legacy Pack bridges events between the brilliant Enemy Unknown and XCOM 2 and will be available for free from October 9 till December 3, even for people purchasing the game for the first time in that space, from December 4 you need to purchase it.
Our newest contributor recruit Toby Berger revealed he's something of a FIFA expert, which excited us because neither Kosta or I are. And so the obvious review duties have been handed to him. And sure, we didn't really understand all the words in it, but it reads like someone who really knows what he's talking about, so we trust the final verdict here.
As reclamation day approaches and Bethesda Game Studios first foray into the world of online Fallout is set to begin on November 14, comes the introduction video-slash-cinematic for Fallout 76. If you're a fan of the series the the tone, sound effects, music, and art will feel no doubt feel familiar. In the best possible way.
With Xbox One players being able to access the Fallout 76 B.E.T.A (Break-it Early Test Application) from October 23 (which will probably be 24 for ANZ) - with PlayStation 4 and PC players the following week on Tuesday, October 30. Unlike some beta tests the Fallout 76 beta will not run 24/7 but during specific times.
Today is the first of October -- my birthday month, and Rockstar has been kind enough to share their newest gameplay trailer for Red Dead Redemption 2, in absolute honour of me, I reckon. Well, it is a global reveal, but I'll take it anyways. So what's in store in this four and a half minutes of bliss?