Category: News

Bioware have published a blog post today discussing the next instalment in the successful sci-fi RPG franchise, Mass Effect 4. Studio director Yanick Roy revealed some interesting information regarding development of the new title – for example, he states that ME4 will be powered by EA’s Frostbite engine, and the development will be “driven” by…

Capcom has a very special announcement that I’m so excited about, I posted literally after watching the trailer for it. Say what you will about Ninja Theory, but they are playing it smart here. They aren’t just featuring Vergil in the next game, he has his own section of the game via future DLC (hold your comments…

For those who like gaming music, and have a special place in your heart for Metroid, you may want to pay attention. I realize I may not get it though, so I’m gonna get the most important detail out of the way right now – it’s free! Shinesparkers is a site dedicated to everything Metroid. Harmony…

With Hitman: Absolution almost upon us, IO Interactive and Square-Enix don’t want players to forget about the impending release of the fifth entry of the Hitman series and to this end they’ve been releasing a constant stream of promotional video and trailers. A new one has been posted online a few hours ago and you…

A lot of new info on Rockstar’s Grand Theft Auto has been released recently, thanks to the big coverage on the December issue of Game Informer. And now even more details are coming, thanks to a new interview with Rockstar Games co-founder Dan Houser. Mr Houser has stated that playing Grand Theft Auto 5 will…

According to the games official website, Mojang has now sold just over 8 million copies of the PC Block-Building,   Formerly-Indie break out hit Minecraft. The game has been a huge hit, thriving on the XBox Live arcade where many thought it would fail, and becoming something akin to comfort-food for many gamers. In typical fashion, Notch,…

Final Fantasy XIV has officially been shut down: the game will soon relaunch as Final Fantasy: A Realm Reborn. A new epic video has been releasing making the original Final Fantasy XIV really go away with a bang! The transition between Final Fantasy IV and A Realm Reborn hasn’t been arbitrary in the game’s world:…

This was rather unexpected. It seems someone has managed to grab all of the music tracks from the Wii U menus and post them on YouTube. Even more surprising is the diverse amount of variety of music across the menus. This is quite exciting as it suggests that the music will dynamically change as you…

German site PCGames.de has uploaded a bunch of new exclusive screenshots of Grand Theft Auto V. We’re given a new glimpse into the story, characters, vehicles, racing, and most importantly, the city. Los Santos is looking absolutely beautiful at both day and night, and I can’t wait to see it all in motion. Oh, and…

It’s no news that the Assassin’s Creed movie is being “fast tracked” but probably no one expected this fast: it seems the movie is really coming next year! The movie development is being handled by Ubisoft Motion Pitcures, the film and television division of Ubisoft, and New Regency productions. There’s very little detail available on the…

Making the online modes of a game as “tidy” as possible is the way to go to ensure the continued success of such modes in games which rely heavily on online multiplayer gaming. Being one of the biggest releases this holiday season and a game which will be played online a lot, Call Of Duty:…

It seems Gearbox Software is not yet done with Borderlands 2 extra downloadable content: Randy Pitchford, Gearbox boss, has confirmed that new class DLCs may be coming soon. Borderlands 2 is the the second entry of the Borderlands series: a space western first person role playing shooter game focusing on cooperative online playing, randomly generated loot…