Category Archives: Video Games

Assassin’s Creed Rebellion looks like the lovechild of Fallout Shelter and Funko Pops

Assassin’s Creed goes mobile and we go all Adam Jensen: we never asked for this. Assassin’s Creed Rebellion is coming to Android and iOS “soon”, Ubisoft has announced. The free-to-play mobile effort was developed by Behaviour Interactive, and boasts a “new artistic direction”. Ubisoft said Assassin’s Creed Rebellion has players building a brotherhood of assassins, managing a fortress and engaging in covert missions against the Templars. This is achieved by… Read Article →

Pokemon Go raid battles, what level to raid, raid bosses, rewards, passes and raids at night

Raids are up, but you’ll need to level up a bit in order to take part. Pokemon Go’s much-anticipated raid battles are now live as part of a sweeping set of updates to Pokemon Go including the addition of gym badges, TMs, rare candy, legendary Pokemon and other series staple features. If you need more tips for Pokemon Go including more information on how to catch and evolve a variety… Read Article →

Pokemon Go raid battles, what level to raid, raid bosses, rewards, passes and raids at night

Raids are up, but you’ll need to level up a bit in order to take part. Pokemon Go’s much-anticipated raid battles are now live as part of a sweeping set of updates to Pokemon Go including the addition of gym badges, TMs, rare candy, legendary Pokemon and other series staple features. If you need more tips for Pokemon Go including more information on how to catch and evolve a variety… Read Article →

If you’re just starting Elite Dangerous on PS4, jump on board this unfolding alien mystery

Elite Dangerous welcomes new players with an exciting enigma. Elite Dangerous is a space sandbox which is packed with mysteries. Whenever Frontier Developments adds a new one, players on PC and Xbox One band together and try to work out what’s going on, leading to terrific, community-driven events like the discovery of aliens in Elite Dangerous after years of teasing. Apparently to coincide with the release of Elite Dangerous on… Read Article →

Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice has really cool mo-cap tech but this interview is well into the creepy-ass uncanny valley

Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice is clearly a horror game. Make it stop. Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice was built by 20 people, yet looks amazing. How? Part of the answer is some incredible live performance capture technology allowing Ninja Theory’s wizards to do some very fancy things. That same technology also allows the team to pull promotional stunts like this one, where Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice actor Melina Juergens is somewhere off-stage hooked up… Read Article →

Raphael Colantonio is stepping down as Arkane Studios’ co-director

Barely a month after Prey’s release, Arkane’s founder and co-director is moving on to new things. The last few years have been good to Arkane Studios, who followed up its successful Dishonored franchise with a wonderful Prey reboot. Sadly, Arkane is now bidding farewell to its founder, president, and co-director Raphael Colantonio. “The last 18 years have been an amazing adventure,” Colantonio wrote in a statement, “from starting Arkane in… Read Article →

John Romero is auctioning off his DOOM 2 floppy disks

For several hundred American dollars, you can own John Romero’s personal copy of DOOM 2. How much would you pay to own a piece of gaming history, once owned by a gaming legend? Whatever the fee, here’s your chance: John Romero is auctioning off his personal copy of DOOM 2. And to be clear, I’m talking about the original 3.5″ floppy disk edition. Romero recently debuted the five disk set… Read Article →

John Romero is auctioning off his DOOM 2 floppy disks

For several hundred American dollars, you can own John Romero’s personal copy of DOOM 2. How much would you pay to own a piece of gaming history, once owned by a gaming legend? Whatever the fee, here’s your chance: John Romero is auctioning off his personal copy of DOOM 2. And to be clear, I’m talking about the original 3.5″ floppy disk edition. Romero recently debuted the five disk set… Read Article →

Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC includes Midna’s Helmet

The upcoming DLC for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild includes a familiar helmet from Twilight Princess. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is set long after the events of previous games, so there’s lots of room to reference 30 years of Zelda lore. One example comes straight from DLC Pack 1: The Master Trials, where players can uncover Midna’s Helmet from a hidden chest somewhere… Read Article →

Xbox’s July Games With Gold includes Grow Up, Kane & Lynch 2

Microsoft has revealed next month’s Games With Gold titles which you can pick up for free. It’s that time when Microsoft peruses its back catalogue to decide which games it will offer to its Xbox Live gold members – for free, of course. As outlined in the video, Xbox has four titles lined up – starting with the 3D platformer Grow Up. Next is the 2D competitive platformer Runbow. Finally,… Read Article →