From the mind of Shinji Mikami, the creator of Resident Evil, The Evil Within 2 follows up the survival horror master's current-gen scary as hell debut with another dose of creepy. In the new 'Survive' gameplay trailer we get to see the toll that trying to save his daughter, Lily, has on protagonist Sebastian. Yeah, things are not as straight forward as putting a picture on a milk carton.
Ghost Recon Wildlands is a great co-op game, offering many hours of tactical and fun combat across its vast open-world Bolivia setting. But, one of the big asks that fans have been waiting for since it was first announced was a dedicated PvP mode. Well, rest assured because it's on its way! Called Ghost War, an open beta will be available later this winter on all platforms.
Competitive Overwatch came to Australia in a big way this past weekend with the Overwatch World Cup Group Stage in Sydney. As part of the action Australia came out swinging with dominant victories against both Italy and Portugal, winning both match-ups 4-0. Ajay ‘Aetar’ Umasankar, Jason ‘ieatuup’ Ho, Marcus ‘Kiki’ Jacob, Ashley ‘Trill’ Powell, Jordan ‘Gunba’ Graham, and Andrew ‘Rqt’ Haws are on their way to the Overwatch World Cup Finals at BlizzCon 2017.
Today marks the launch of not only one of Nintendo's biggest Switch releases for 2017 but also its first foray into straight-up online shooting for the handheld console -- with the release of Splatoon 2. Although visually similar to the Wii U original Splatoon 2 is very much a proper sequel with brand new single-player content, a horde-like mode, and refined and fine-tunes ink-based multiplayer.
Telltale Games brought the big guns to the San Diego Comic Con by announcing the second season of its Batman series dubbed Batman: The Enemy Within. And the first episode of five will debut August 8. Also announced was The Final Season of The Walking Dead, which will presumable wrap up Clementine's story when it debuts in 2018. Also...
ARK: Survival Evolved is on the cusp of leaving Early Access, with a 1.0 release on August 8 for PC, PS4, and Xbox One. Even though currently there has been several cases of cheating in the game, Studio Wildcard has confirmed that there won't be a server wipe. Instead, additional sever infrastructure will be ready from day one to minimise the issue going forward.
Last time we checked in on Warhammer 40,000: Inquisitor – Martyr was a year ago, and the Space Marine action-RPG looked a little slow. Fast forward to today and new Alpha 2.0 footage of the game brings things more up to speed. In that it's starting to look good. With isometric action-RPG combat ala Diablo, and cover mechanics and combat strategy ala Dawn of War II -- this could be another Warhammer game to keep an eye on.