Category: News

Community Manager Jessica Shea pretty much sums it up: More people played Halo 4 in the first 24 hours than any other Halo launch day in history. Neither 343 industries nor Microsoft have actually shared any official numbers as of yet, but this isn’t particularly surprising with the amount of excitement and press surrounding this release. Shea responded to the immense…

According to a recent report, video game sales fell 25% in October, going from about $1 Billion dollars, to $775 million. The highest selling games of the period varied widely, but NBA 2k13 lead the pack. It was followed by Resident Evil 6, Pokemon Black Version 2, Dishonored, and Pokemon White Version 2. Bethesda’s Dishonored…

Black Ops 2 is set to launch worldwide on November 13, but UK shop Simply Games is promising to deliver it tomorrow if you order it soon. They have updated their Facebook page with the following: “Call of Duty Black Ops 2 IN STOCK AND SHIPPING TODAY!! ONLY £43.85!!” Only £43.85? Well, if you were…

The crossover Sony fighting game Playstation All Stars: Battle Royale, to be released on Ps3 and PsVita has finally gone gold and Sony’s Santa Monica Studio lead game designer Seth Killian has new details to share on the game. By looking through the leaked Trophy list, there’s clearly gonna be loads of content: there are…

Activision CEO Bobby Kotick has let something very interesting slip in a recent investment conference call. We all know that the Wii U is set to launch very soon this month, but Kotick referenced “another new console” that he believes will be “very successful”. “We can’t really talk too much about next generation console plans,…

Past GTA games have been filled with celebrity appearances, from Ray Liotta in Vice City to Samuel L. Jackson in San Andreas. However, Rockstar is choosing not to include any big names this time around, despite the fact they’re wealth and brand name could easily bring in famous talent. Producer Dan Houser spoke on Rockstar’s…

The sequel to the brilliant and insanely addictive  eShop puzzler Pullblox (or Pushmo as its known in the States) is headed very soon to Europe. Its hitting 3DS screens next week on November 15. We also have a new trailer, showcasing some of the new gameplay. If you didn’t catch the previous trailer or the…

Wii U’s Nintendo eShop will allow users to purchase downloadable versions of select retail games, downloadable content, free demos, and exclusive titles. If you hook your Wii U online, the Nintendo eShop will be available at Wii U’s launch on November 18th (launch day) via an update. We now have the first image of Nintendo’s…

While we’ve had spin-off title Mario And Sonic At The London 2012 Olympic Games, and Sonic And All-Stars Racing Transformed is just over a week away, its been a while since we saw the stylish blue hedgehog appear in a proper adventure besides Sonic 4: Episode 2. According to Toys ‘n’ Playthings magazine, though, Sega’s European head of brand…

Sony has released a new trailer for the upcoming hack and slash prequel God of War: Ascension. It stars the first game’s antagonist and son of Zeus himself, Ares. Ares was the original “god of war”, before Kratos appeared and brutally murdered him and inevitably took his throne. The trailer also shows off some of…