Yep, we've done a listicle. Sue us. Anyway, God of War is a pretty complex and deep game that requires more than what previous entries has asked of players. So we've decided to put together a quick and helpful guide to getting the most out of the game early on, so your endgame experience is all it should be.
Ubisoft's The Crew was a weird car game but not a weird Ubisoft game. It approached open world racing in the same way that the publisher approached open-world action or adventure. RPG-like progression, activities scattered everywhere, and missions tied to regions. On paper it sounded great, but in execution it was weirdly cold and super serious. With a cinematic story that was offensively bland and generic.
Specifically, according to a report over at VG247, 10 games were investigated by the Netherland's gaming commission. Four of them have been found to be in violation of the Better Gaming Act and have eight weeks to make significant changes or face fines or even be removed from sale.
First reported way back in 2014, it seems that the long-standing court battle between the ACCC (Australian Competition and Consumer Commission) and Valve has finally come to a close. With the High Court dismissing Valve's appeal against being fined $3 million for refusing to comply with Australian retail standards.
Which is still in production with both Jake Gyllenhaal and Jessica Chastain attached to star. Previously the cinematic adaptation of The Division was to be led by 'Gold' and 'Syriana' director Stephen Gaghan, but he has since left the project. In his place is stuntman turned director of films like Atomic Blonde and the upcoming Deadpool 2, David Leitch.
Previously planned for a May 11 release, the upcoming Diablo-like action-RPG set in the Warhammer 40,000 universe is now slated for June 5 and will be out across Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC. The delay, naturally, is to allow for a final round of polish. But today's news also drew some controversy.
Free to all players, and building on the success of the dungeon run mode from Kobolds & Catacombs, Monster Hunt offers a fun and re-playable way to enjoy the new expansion. This time though players will take on the role of one of four veteran Monster Hunters as they delve deeper into Hagatha the Witch’s trail - overcoming bosses.
From developer Croteam and publisher Devolver, tonight comes official word that the exploits of one Serious Sam will continue in the newly announced Serious Sam 4: Planet Badass. And in typical fashion will feature "the iconic full-throttle action, massive hordes of enemies, and explosive array of weapons" that the series is known, and loved, for.
Dubbed a society survival game, Frostpunk from acclaimed indie studio 11bit both looks and sounds incredible. It takes place in a new ice age, where keeping the lights on takes a back seat to providing heat. From a visual standpoint the industrial aesthetic is both stark and beautiful, and the premise is set to lead to fascinating moral and devastating leadership choices.
Originally slated for release and integration into the Xbox platform late last year, the new Microsoft Avatar system has been a no show for quite sometime now. But, thanks to a new video leaked by one of the developers we've got a better look at the Windows 10 and Xbox One compatible editor.
Yeah, as per a new report over at VentureBeat, which cites sources close to the game. Word is that Battlefield developer DICE is currently testing a battle royale mode for Battlefield V.
Still on track for a late 2018 release, today we've got a new MechWarrior 5 Mercenaries trailer - one that showcases the destruction players can expect. Alongside the new look we've got confirmation that destruction in the game is split into three categories: mech damage, environment damage, and enemy damage.
But it will still allegedly feature zombies. At least that's what a report over at Polygon suggests, where they also go on to explain that an anonymous source told them the campaign was shaping up as not being ready for the game's release date and so development shifted to "expanding multiplayer".
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The Elder Scrolls Online's next expansion is set to take players to the new location of Summerset. The Summerset Isles, which as per the latest location trailer looks to be the most fairy-tale like setting in the Elder Scrolls saga yet. We're talking massive Disney-like castles, lush green forests, and plenty of flowers. So many flowers.