Prey's cutting room floor includes a talking gun - and you thought the aliens were wild

Posted 03/21 17:26 in Gaming | 0comments

Prey's cutting room floor includes a talking gun - and you thought the aliens were wild

But some ideas just won't die, as Prey lead systems designer Seth Shain recently explained to me.The process it was made by, it's kind of a smart weapon, it's a homing weapon.

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Nevermind 1-2-Switch, Nintendo needs a new WarioWare game RIGHT NOW

Posted 03/21 16:31 in Gaming | 0comments

Nevermind 1-2-Switch, Nintendo needs a new WarioWare game RIGHT NOW

My first thought upon seeing 1-2-Switch was "Why doesn't this game have Wario and the gang in it?If you don't already share my eternal love for the series, just watch this playthrough of Mona's stage from the original game.

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Destiny: How to win in Crucible multiplayer, dominate the Iron Banner, and really triumph in the Age of Triumph

Posted 03/21 15:50 in Gaming | 0comments

Destiny: How to win in Crucible multiplayer, dominate the Iron Banner, and really triumph in the Age of Triumph

Level advantages might be turned off outside the Iron Banner, but gear stats still really matter.You can move back, get into an advantageous position, prep grenade traps, and otherwise be the spider in the middle of the web.

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Your Xbox One feedback is changing the system and up first is custom gamerpics(!)

Posted 03/21 15:10 in Gaming | 0comments

Your Xbox One feedback is changing the system and up first is custom gamerpics(!)

Why should you care about the latest Xbox One update coming to the early-access Insider program?Here are all the biggest changes coming in the next Insider update.

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Serial Cleaner's luscious puzzles blend Hotline Miami with clean ‘70s chic

Posted 03/21 14:30 in Gaming | 0comments

Serial Cleaner's luscious puzzles blend Hotline Miami with clean ‘70s chic

In short: you better make sure you game is Serial Cleaner, a sharp as nails blend of ‘70s style, clever puzzle solving, flexible stealth and gross violence.Dennator’s influential ‘80s nightmare Hotline Miami is a vital reference point for Serial Cleaner’s tight ‘70s tableau.

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Creating a brand-new class to perfectly suit a master criminal in The Elder Scrolls 4: Oblivion

Posted 03/21 14:05 in Gaming | 0comments

Creating a brand-new class to perfectly suit a master criminal in The Elder Scrolls 4: Oblivion

I spend 30 minutes creating the perfect burly orc, named Mugrub gro-Mogg (it takes longer because I have to look up the correct genitive case for a male orc).That’s not a good-enough anecdote for an article, so I go back to the start and make a new Mugrub.

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RadioRadar+ Podcast 73: Mass Effect: Andromeda stumbles across the finish line, and PAX East is a delight

Posted 03/20 23:02 in Gaming | 0comments

RadioRadar+ Podcast 73: Mass Effect: Andromeda stumbles across the finish line, and PAX East is a delight

Further discussion: The many games of PAX East Pardon the minor, uh, home invasion (and subsequent digression about The Big Lebowski), and permit us some discussion about Mass Effect "My Face Is Tired" Andromeda and our own perceptions about the game based on the weekend's EA Access preview and our own review.We also discuss the many things we saw at PAX East, including Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, Kingsway, Final Fantasy 15: Episode Gladiolus, and much, much more.

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12 grueling Xbox Achievements worth nothing at all

Posted 03/20 22:13 in Gaming | 0comments

12 grueling Xbox Achievements worth nothing at all

The goal: Complete the final level of Halo 3 in four-player co-op, on Legendary difficulty, with everyone piloting a Ghost, and the Iron Skull modifier active (which resets the party to the last checkpoint anytime someone dies).The agonizing struggle: If that long-winded list of conditions didn't make it clear, this Achievement exists to test the most hardcore Halo fans.

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Mass Effect: Andromeda patch 1.04 is 2GB, includes 'various bug fixes and stability improvements'

Posted 03/20 19:17 in Gaming | 0comments

Mass Effect: Andromeda patch 1.04 is 2GB, includes 'various bug fixes and stability improvements'

Mass Effect: Andromeda isn't even available to the wider public yet, but BioWare is already patching up the seams and squashing bugs.04, which weighs in at a hefty 2GB on PS4, includes "various bug fixes and stability improvements" according to official patch notes: Vague as that may be, game producer Fernando Melo has been fielding questions from the BioWare community on Twitter, and it looks like this patch is directed largely at PC players and multiplayer data fixes.

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Discover what The Last of Us is doing when you're not looking

Posted 03/20 18:47 in Gaming | 0comments

Discover what The Last of Us is doing when you're not looking

The Last of Us is a beautiful, meticulously-crafted piece of interactive entertainment.Not a single object, camera angle, or NPC feels out of place or unfinished.

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The best Mass Effect merchandise in the galaxy

Posted 03/20 18:37 in Gaming | 0comments

The best Mass Effect merchandise in the galaxy

Simply having Mass Effect: Andromeda isn’t going to be enough.Helpfully there’s all kinds of Mass Effect merchandise just queuing up to fill your dedicated games room with Pop!

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Strafe is a ludicrously fast, deceptively clever FPS that wants to be the pizza of video games

Posted 03/20 18:37 in Gaming | 0comments

Strafe is a ludicrously fast, deceptively clever FPS that wants to be the pizza of video games

Picking up the Strafe demo last fall, the Quake-inspired, roguelike FPS immediately did exactly what I hoped it would, ie.If Strafe’s roguelike, rinse-and-repeat structure was going to deliver an infinite Quake generator of that deliciously brutal calibre, then I was all-in.

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11 weirdest abilities in Paladins, the game where you use a snake as a gun and turn people into chickens

Posted 03/20 17:16 in Gaming | 0comments

11 weirdest abilities in Paladins, the game where you use a snake as a gun and turn people into chickens

And definitely don’t read the rest of this article listing how you can blind people, turn them into fowls, curse your arm, create illusions that may or may not be sentient.Especially if you’re a health inspector, because oh boy: these characters would crack up at the sight of safety goggles.

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The demonic offspring of Bloodborne and Super Metroid: You should be playing Momodora: Reverie Under the Moonlight

Posted 03/20 17:05 in Gaming | 0comments

The demonic offspring of Bloodborne and Super Metroid: You should be playing Momodora: Reverie Under the Moonlight

A tough-as-nails Metroidvania that takes as much inspiration from 16-bit classics as it does Bloodborne Let's get this out of the way up front: Momodora: Reverie Under the Moonlight is hard.Within the first few moments of hitting Start and arriving in this haunted, pixelated land, you're probably - no, definitely - going to die.

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11 key changes FIFA 18 needs to make - according to fans

Posted 03/20 16:35 in Gaming | 0comments

11 key changes FIFA 18 needs to make - according to fans

And thankfully, the sentence 'add Robbie Savage to the commentary booth' hasn't materialised, even once.Career mode isn't bad, it just feels a touch unloved in FIFA 17.

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Let's just look at this MLB The Show 17 glitch and OH SWEET MERCIFUL GOD

Posted 03/20 16:35 in Gaming | 0comments

Let's just look at this MLB The Show 17 glitch and OH SWEET MERCIFUL GOD

The world of video game development can be a tumultuous place, even when working on the umpteenth entry in a long-running series.Such is the tale of MLB The Show 17, which had a rather unfortunate glitch shared with the world this week.

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Here's how to catch your own space mouse pet in Mass Effect: Andromeda

Posted 03/20 15:44 in Gaming | 0comments

Here's how to catch your own space mouse pet in Mass Effect: Andromeda

Not sure if you're sold on your new squadmates in Mass Effect: Andromeda yet?There's at least one companion available in the game that everyone should have an easy time falling in love with: an adorable lil' mouse.

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Watch our new collection of Mass Effect: Andromeda glitches, from interpretive krogans to floating raptors

Posted 03/20 14:54 in Gaming | 0comments

Watch our new collection of Mass Effect: Andromeda glitches, from interpretive krogans to floating raptors

After spending a good amount of time playing through Mass Effect: Andromeda to get our full assessment ready to go, we can definitively state that yeah, there's some bugs in there.But at least they're fun to watch!

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The PS3 ends production, 10 years after launch [Salutes. Somewhere a mournful trumpet plays.]

Posted 03/20 14:03 in Gaming | 0comments

The PS3 ends production, 10 years after launch [Salutes. Somewhere a mournful trumpet plays.]

The PS3 hasn't had a bad run, having originally launched waaay back in 2006/7 depending on your territory.According to the Japanese product page production will be ending soon (thanks to Gemastu for translations).

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Mass Effect Andromeda critical round up: what does the world think?

Posted 03/20 11:42 in Gaming | 0comments

Mass Effect Andromeda critical round up: what does the world think?

Safe to say opinions are mixed with a 'well, it could be worse' kind of vibe hanging about the place.But don't take my word for it, let's have a little tour around and see what everyone's thinking.

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