Results for Tag "Shooter"

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered is standalone on Xbox One, just in time for more prop hunt

Posted 07/28 20:58 in Gaming | 0comments

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered is standalone on Xbox One, just in time for more prop hunt

You don't need to buy Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare to play Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Remastered anymore.It's available on its own for $39.

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Let's hope this Destiny 2 beta glitch is in the PC version, because it turns Warlocks into flying superheroes

Posted 07/31 16:41 in Gaming | 0comments

Let's hope this Destiny 2 beta glitch is in the PC version, because it turns Warlocks into flying superheroes

Guardians are almost superheroes already and this fascinating Destiny 2 beta glitch lets them go all the way.With a couple of stacks your jump ability turns into a rocket booster.

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PSA: This is your last day to finish stuff in Destiny so it will transfer over to Destiny 2

Posted 07/31 19:03 in Gaming | 0comments

PSA: This is your last day to finish stuff in Destiny so it will transfer over to Destiny 2

There's just one day left to finish up your affairs in the original Destiny if you want to see them reflected in Destiny 2.Whatever the task is, it will only be reflected if you do it by August 1.

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Destiny 2's getting a limited-edition PS4 controller and it looks… fine?

Posted 07/31 21:55 in Gaming | 0comments

Destiny 2's getting a limited-edition PS4 controller and it looks… fine?

So it's with some consternation that I present to you this new Destiny 2 DualShock 4 controller which, um, has the game's logo printed on the touchpad."Destiny 2 logos" is the overall vibe I'm getting from the design here.

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This week's Overwatch news: Reporting woes and paying pros

Posted 07/31 23:48 in Gaming | 0comments

This week's Overwatch news: Reporting woes and paying pros

Each week, we’ll have a round-up of the latest game news.Here’s what Overwatch fans need to know for the week of July 31.

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Taking an uncomfortable, thought-provoking journey into the heart of darkness with Spec Ops: The Line

Posted 08/02 14:11 in Gaming | 0comments

Taking an uncomfortable, thought-provoking journey into the heart of darkness with Spec Ops: The Line

Yet Spec Ops: The Line is exactly that.Writers Walt Williams and Richard Pearsey were both fascinated by Joseph Conrad’s novel Heart Of Darkness (on which Apocalypse Now, just as big an influence, was based).

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You can play Fortnite now on console and PC - here’s how to survive, thrive, and win

Posted 08/03 11:01 in Gaming | 0comments

You can play Fortnite now on console and PC - here’s how to survive, thrive, and win

Clearly not content with the regular ol’ loot box as a means of player progression in Fortnite, Epic’s take on the popular free-to-play mechanic comes in the form of llama piñatas, acquired through levelling up or with real, and in-game, currency.A gold piñata is guaranteed to contain a veritable bounty of items, including extremely rare goodies like new heroes or powerful weapons.

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This Splatoon 2 Splatfest has you shooting mayo and ketchup everywhere and it's disgusting(ly great)

Posted 08/04 20:12 in Gaming | 0comments

This Splatoon 2 Splatfest has you shooting mayo and ketchup everywhere and it's disgusting(ly great)

The first post-release Splatoon 2 Splatfest will also be its most literal Turf War ever.In the grand battle of ketchup versus mayonnaise, players won't just splash ink that represents their team's ideals all over the map.

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This week's Overwatch news: The Summer Games are back and better than ever!

Posted 08/07 23:39 in Gaming | 0comments

This week's Overwatch news: The Summer Games are back and better than ever!

This week’s biggest news is about the next special event.Yes, the Summer Games are returning!

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These official Destiny scented candles will let you know what Spinmetal and Wormspore smell like

Posted 08/08 20:06 in Gaming | 0comments

These official Destiny scented candles will let you know what Spinmetal and Wormspore smell like

On your 778th patrol mission through Destiny's Dreadnaught, you're bound to start wondering what the place smells like.Well, Wormspore, obviously, but what does that smell like?

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This Destiny 2 PvP trailer has some great moments, from Coldheart to finger guns

Posted 08/08 22:49 in Gaming | 0comments

This Destiny 2 PvP trailer has some great moments, from Coldheart to finger guns

The Tower has fallen in Destiny 2 but The Crucible is still alive and well, if this new competitive multiplayer trailer is anything to judge by.The video is punctuated with enough impressive moments that I figured I'd go ahead and pull them out for rewatchable appreciation.

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With COD returning to WW2, it’s time to revisit how the series did it before in Call Of Duty 2

Posted 08/09 14:03 in Gaming | 0comments

With COD returning to WW2, it’s time to revisit how the series did it before in Call Of Duty 2

The Call Of Duty series is finally returning to World War 2 after years of going a bit overboard with future tech.After getting a good look at where it’s going next, I decided to take a look back at the early days of the franchise, Call Of Duty 2, to see how it holds up.

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Wolfenstein 2 trailer reveals Nazis hate chocolate, love massive robots

Posted 08/09 16:04 in Gaming | 0comments

Wolfenstein 2 trailer reveals Nazis hate chocolate, love massive robots

While Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus has already shown us that Nazis can’t get enough strawberry milkshake, the latest trailer for the game shows us - via a jaunty snippet of a black-and-white TV show - that they hate chocolate.They hate it so much that your mean big brother will rat on you just for comfort-eating your way through fascism with a couple of sweet treats.

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LawBreakers review diary: So far the action gets a big thumbs-up, with a fair degree of whooping

Posted 08/10 16:43 in Gaming | 0comments

LawBreakers review diary: So far the action gets a big thumbs-up, with a fair degree of whooping

You might recognise the feel of an action, or the way LawBreakers handles a certain design demand, or the logic behind a particular, overarching system.It’s the old-school arena shooter influence that does it, I reckon, alongside what seems to be a deliberate bid to avoid and subvert current shooter class expectations.

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Check out Call Of Duty: WW2's War Mode for yourself on August 25

Posted 08/15 02:27 in Gaming | 0comments

Check out Call Of Duty: WW2's War Mode for yourself on August 25

Stand to attention soldier, and prepare for the start of Call of Duty: WW2's private multiplayer beta.As a reminder, you'll need to have pre-ordered physically or digitally for access.

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It’s a jungle out there, and I’m just the knitwear enthusiast to tame it in Far Cry 3

Posted 08/15 14:28 in Gaming | 0comments

It’s a jungle out there, and I’m just the knitwear enthusiast to tame it in Far Cry 3

Now that the franchise has ascended to blockbuster status, it’s easy to forget that Far Cry was once a series in search of a stable identity.The addition of an icon-packed map (uncovered by discovering radio towers, naturally) made Far Cry 3 a natural complement to the other open-world projects Ubisoft was developing at the time.

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Wonder what the Destiny 2 PC beta will look like? This trailer, if your system's good enough

Posted 08/16 00:28 in Gaming | 0comments

Wonder what the Destiny 2 PC beta will look like? This trailer, if your system's good enough

Maybe you’ve already played the Destiny 2 console beta and want to compare, or maybe you're a PC loyalist and the PC beta will be your first experience with the series.Disclaimer: if you have a slightly less powerful PC, or the wrong graphics card manufacturer, or the feng shui on your watercooling system is slightly off, your experience may vastly differ (here are the Destiny 2 PC beta recommended specs just so you know what you're getting into).

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Covenant at the gates, and not a super soldier in sight – welcome to Halo 3: ODST’s space-age Alamo

Posted 08/16 14:29 in Gaming | 0comments

Covenant at the gates, and not a super soldier in sight – welcome to Halo 3: ODST’s space-age Alamo

With Halo 3: ODST, Bungie attempted to remind us of that fact, and of the fleshy helplessness of the rank-and-file foot soldier.Consider the game’s sixth mission, ONI Alpha Site – a brief yet beautifully paced encounter that represents the premier example of ‘defence done right’.

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Destiny microtransactions were available on Steam for a bit and I have so many questions

Posted 08/16 20:32 in Gaming | 0comments

Destiny microtransactions were available on Steam for a bit and I have so many questions

People were able to buy Silver packs despite the game itself not being available on the platform.This definitely isn't an indication of Destiny 2 coming to Steam, I'll buy that.

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Crackdown 3 is skipping Christmas, delayed until next spring

Posted 08/17 02:31 in Gaming | 0comments

Crackdown 3 is skipping Christmas, delayed until next spring

Despite playing a big part in Microsoft's Xbox showcase at E3 this year, you can officially take Crackdown 3 off your Christmas list.Publisher Microsoft has just dropped the news that it won't be ready to release until spring 2018.

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