5 things you need to know about Uncharted 4, plus The Division & Destiny updates outined: The Wrap Up

Posted 11/08 04:39 in Gaming | 0comments

5 things you need to know about Uncharted 4, plus The Division & Destiny updates outined: The Wrap Up

This week on the Wrap Up we take a look at the things you really need to know about Uncharted 4, find out what'll happen when The Division's first big update arrives, and look at the last of Bungie's reveals for Destiny's big April overhaul.Seen something newsworthy?

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Display your amiibo beautifully with Nintendo's excellent diorama kits

Posted 11/07 08:41 in Gaming | 0comments

Display your amiibo beautifully with Nintendo's excellent diorama kits

Amiibo were introduced as a way to get more functionality and content out of Nintendo games, but many fans *cough* me *cough cough* have also taken to treating them more as collectibles to show off.There weren't many ways to really do that in a cool way however, until Nintendo unveiled these beautiful diorama kits.

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Fallout 4 wins Best Game at the video game BAFTAs - Here's all the winners

Posted 10/31 13:58 in Gaming | 0comments

Fallout 4 wins Best Game at the video game BAFTAs - Here's all the winners

It was the glitz and glamour of the British Academy Games awards last night and Fallout 4 wandered home with the gong for Best Game.The awards took place at London's Tobacco Docks and were presented by Dara O'Briain.

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Destiny: Xur weapons, gear, and location, April 8 - 10. The Impossible Machines!

Posted 10/31 04:03 in Gaming | 0comments

Destiny: Xur weapons, gear, and location, April 8 - 10. The Impossible Machines!

This week, he’s in the Tower North, just opposite the Speaker.A big bag of average, really, but you might find something you like.

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Don't worry everyone! Shuhei Yoshida's fixed one of Oculus Rift's problems

Posted 10/29 05:49 in Gaming | 0comments

Don't worry everyone! Shuhei Yoshida's fixed one of Oculus Rift's problems

The final retail version of Oculus Rift is a pretty nice bit of VR gear from my hands on (although I hate those weird partial headphones).It does have a slight light leakage problem though if the headset isn't a snug fit, which can break the immersion.

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Save over 75% on the bold, new-look Official Xbox magazine

Posted 10/28 22:00 in Gaming | 0comments

Save over 75% on the bold, new-look Official Xbox magazine

Matthew here, editor of Official Xbox Magazine.So I thought it was about time the Official Xbox Magazine followed in its footsteps and updated to better represent its subject matter.

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Destiny's creative story lead just 'parted ways' with Bungie

Posted 10/25 21:57 in Gaming | 0comments

Destiny's creative story lead just 'parted ways' with Bungie

Look, I know people leave jobs all the time but it's the wording of CJ Cowan's departure that's interesting: "I decided to part ways with Bungie" say the former creative story lead for Destiny.It doesn't exactly sound like a positive move.

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cast 11/17/2015

Posted 10/20 04:04 in Gaming | 0comments

cast 11/17/2015

Starcraft has been my surprise of the year.Played a ton of Brood War and WoL, but I kinda soured on everything after HotS.

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cast 01-19-2010

Posted 10/12 04:07 in Gaming | 0comments

cast 01-19-2010

I never do this, and I may never again, but  F1R57 P05T!1!

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cast 01-17-2012

Posted 10/08 10:08 in Gaming | 0comments

cast 01-17-2012

Marmots are generally large ground squirrels.Those most often referred to as marmots tend to live in mountainous areas such as the Alps, northern Apennines, Eurasian steppes, Carpathians, Tatras, and Pyrenees in Europe and northwestern Asia; the Rocky Mountains, Black Hills, Cascades, and Sierra Nevada in North America; and the Deosai Plateau in Pakistan and Ladakh in India.

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Ten Isometric Action RPGs Worth Trying

Posted 10/05 00:41 in Gaming | 0comments

Ten Isometric Action RPGs Worth Trying

I'm not sure that any of us are suffering from a shortage of role-playing games to play at the moment, but if you've managed to chew through every title that interests you and are looking for something new to occupy your time, this set of isometric action RPGs on Kotaku might give you some ideas.Two such classics:

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Fallout 4: Automatron DLC Reviews

Posted 10/04 17:42 in Gaming | 0comments

Fallout 4: Automatron DLC Reviews

Bethesda's Automatron DLC for Fallout 4 continues to be critiqued across the web, with the latest batch of reviews primarily giving the add-on something of a fair-to-above-average rating.Rock, Paper, Shotgun goes scoreless: The Koalition gives it a 75%: Gaming Boulevard gives it an 8.

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The Rise of Dagon Revealed, Preview/Interview

Posted 10/04 02:17 in Gaming | 0comments

The Rise of Dagon Revealed, Preview/Interview

It's not easy letting the world know about your ambitious, independently developed video game, and it's just as difficult for us as a media outlet to sift through the thousands of games being announced every day to find the ones that fit squarely within our role-playing coverage.Such is the case with The Rise of Dagon, an upcoming dungeon crawler inspired by such series as Dungeon Master, Eye of the Beholder, Lands of Lore, and Legend of Grimrock, which has fallen completely off of our radar despite a Kickstarter campaign that launched last month and was ultimately cancelled.

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Grim Dawn Grim Misadventures #94, Monster Concept Art

Posted 10/01 08:04 in Gaming | 0comments

Grim Dawn Grim Misadventures #94, Monster Concept Art

In addition to cranking out some new concept art of some of the more terrifying monsters in Grim Dawn, the folks at Crate Entertainment have conjured up a 94th installment to their "Grim Misadventures" feature.This time around, we learn that the modding tools will be released later this month and that the action RPG will also be receiving a free content patch entitled "The Hidden Path".

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cast: EVE Online Edition

Posted 09/30 16:17 in Gaming | 0comments

cast: EVE Online Edition

This is awesome.On further note, an MMO that my friends and I have been dreaming off, is a a space sim in the vein of something like X-wing v.

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Mass Effect: Andromeda Gameplay Video Leaked

Posted 09/30 03:28 in Gaming | 0comments

Mass Effect: Andromeda Gameplay Video Leaked

A short 50-second gameplay video from BioWare's Mass Effect: Andromeda has leaked on the Internet, and its primary purpose seems to have been a means of demonstrating various visual effects and technologies, including ambient flame bursts, fog elements, rain impacts, pollen plumes, jet packs, meteorite impacts, and more.There's a thread on NeoGAF that discusses it further, with one unidentified poster claiming that this is from "a late 2014 build".

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The Banner Saga 2 Launch Trailer

Posted 09/22 02:43 in Gaming | 0comments

The Banner Saga 2 Launch Trailer

The sequel to Stoic's imperfect but enjoyable (and very, very pretty) tactical turn-based RPG from 2014 won't be out until April 19th, but its launch trailer is already upon us, and it hints at some of the story development we might see in it.Check it out:

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Dark Souls III Reviews

Posted 09/21 22:41 in Gaming | 0comments

Dark Souls III Reviews

Either way, today, more than a week before the release of the game in most territories, we get our first wave of reviews for Dark Souls III, supposedly the last in the challenging series of dark fantasy action-RPGs.Polygon's Philip Kollar wasn't quite satisfied and feels the game was pushed out too quickly after Bloodborne, 7/10.

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's GOTY 2011 Deliberations: Day Three

Posted 09/19 18:01 in Gaming | 0comments

's GOTY 2011 Deliberations: Day Three

I call bullshit on Ryan's additions to the Battlefield discussion.Battlefield in general is immensely harder to get into, be good at, and have fun with than any other competitive multiplayer shooter that has came out recently.

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Baldur's Gate: Siege of Dragonspear's Social Themes Incite Controversy

Posted 09/06 00:57 in Gaming | 0comments

Baldur's Gate: Siege of Dragonspear's Social Themes Incite Controversy

Nearly 18 years after the original Baldur's Gate debuted, you would think that everyone would be celebrating the fact that it just received a new expansion pack in Siege of Dragonspear.But not everyone is quite so pleased with the add-on, as at least a portion of the user reviews on Metacritic, Steam, and GOG indicate.

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