Rock, Paper, Shotgun

  • Conan Exiles has been exiled from its free launch on the Epic Games Store
    Bit on the nose, eh? Swords sharpened, muscles glistening, Conan Exiles was ready to make the jump to the Epic Games Store today, arriving with the fanfare of a spot in Epic’s free game rotation. Pity, for the old warrior has been knocked back by a…
    - 12 hours ago, 2 Jul 20, 9:31pm -
  • Rust's roads are now littered with knackered old cars
    Nudist tree-puncher Rust is feeling the need for speed. While Facepunch Studio’s big ol’ murder sandbox has so far let you locomote by foot, horseback or the miracle of flight, today’s update has littered the wilderness with battered old motorc…
    - 13 hours ago, 2 Jul 20, 8:25pm -
  • A Fallout TV show is on the way from the makers of Westworld
    War never changes, but prestige TV sure can. Today, Bethesda announced that Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy, creators of HBO’s Westworld, are taking their cinematic lens to Fallout, working with Amazon Studios to create a post-apocalyptic telly show ba…
    - 14 hours ago, 2 Jul 20, 7:23pm -
  • Mortal Shell is a body-hopping Dark Souls tribute act, with wicked lute solos
    I dread any ‘soulslike’ game arriving in my inbox, as it normally means having to make a video based on the first fight shot from different angles, as I couldn’t get any further. So it speaks to the appeal of Cold Symmetry’s Mortal Shell that…
    - 14 hours ago, 2 Jul 20, 7:18pm -
  • Hyper Scape, Ubisoft's frenetic take on battle royale, is now streaming on Twitch
    After a week of mysterious tweets and a fake company website, Ubisoft have entered the battle royale ring with Hyper Scape. A “Technical Test” for the surprise BR landed in the hands of select streamers earlier today, with half a million viewers…
    - 16 hours ago, 2 Jul 20, 5:31pm -
  • Amanita's Creaks is finally coming this month
    Amanita design, the makers of cute adventure games including Botanicula and Chuchel, today announced a July launch for their next game, Creaks. You know how sometimes in the dark of night, mundane objects in your room can look like monsters? Puzzle-p…
    - 17 hours ago, 2 Jul 20, 4:42pm -
  • Here are all the confirmed ray tracing and DLSS games so far
    Ray tracing is the big buzz word of 2020 in PC gaming, so we’ve created this list of all the confirmed ray tracing games you can play on PC right now, as well which this year’s will get ray tracing support in the future. And because ray tracing t…
    - 17 hours ago, 2 Jul 20, 4:25pm -
  • Free games hub Kongregate is no longer accepting new submissions
    It’s been a long time coming, but Adobe Flash’s drawn-out death spiral is coming to a close. This week, free browser game portal Kongregate announced that it’ll no longer be accepting new submissions to the site, laying off several staff member…
    - 17 hours ago, 2 Jul 20, 4:15pm -

Binary Joy

  • Toreba – a Real World Virtual Controlled Claw Grabber
    Online Game publisher CyberStep’s crane game service, Toreba, went live yesterday! Toreba is a browser based claw game – much like you see at the video games arcades. It allows […]Source
    - 12 Apr 13, 11:18am -
  • Nintendo Wii U Direct Presentation
    Yesterday Nintendo published a new presentation from president Satoru Iwata – all about the Wii U and some of the things we can expect in the next year or so. I think Nintendo were feeling the heat – the Wii U hasn’t performed as well as they w…
    - 24 Jan 13, 10:25am -
  • Microsoft Illumiroom
    Oh my – this looks amazing. I am really intrigued to see how Microsoft Illumiroom works in reality. For me this has more potential than Kinect (although I couldn’t tell you why). Most impressed. I just hope it’s used well and is more than a ver…
    - 15 Jan 13, 9:15pm -
  • Pokemon X and Y
    There’s a new version of Pokemon coming to the 3DS. It’s been a while since I’ve played Pokemon properly and this looks like a good progression in the series from where I last left off. I especially like that the battles now happen in 3D – th…
    - 11 Jan 13, 5:55pm -
  • Link’s Triumph (Legend of Zelda)
    A fan made animation about the Legend of Zelda. I really like these things – they are a nice way to reminisce about one of the best game series of all time. According to the about blog post about the animation the animator, Phil, says the story is…
    - 2 Jan 13, 4:51pm -
  • PlayStation Vita Review
    The PlayStation Vita is the latest handheld console to be produced by Sony. In today’s market the PlayStation Vita faces tough competition from Apple and Google devices. Smartphones are getting […]Source
    - 29 Dec 12, 12:13pm -
  • Nitrome Touchy Launches on iOS & Android
    Nitrome are a browser based game developer from London, England. They have made a name for themselves by creating distinctive pixel art styled browser based games with lots of quirky ideas. And they have recently released Touchy – an app for iOS an…
    - 21 Dec 12, 12:40am -
  • What Games Should I Get for my New Nintendo Console?
    There will be plenty of people getting a new Nintendo console for Christmas and wondering what to buy next. But whether you love puzzle games, platform adventure, action or sports […]Source
    - 20 Dec 12, 10:32am -

GameSpot News

Joystiq

  • Ubisoft CEO lays out a plan to change the company's toxic culture
    A week after launching investigations into many claims of harassment and misconduct, Ubisoft’s CEO gave an update on what the company is doing to change things. In a letter posted on its website and emailed to employees, Yves Guillemot said “the…
    - 8 hours ago, 3 Jul 20, 1:30am -
  • Verizon adds free Disney+, Hulu streaming to some Fios packages
    Verizon (Engadget's parent company) has launched a new deal to try to entice people to its Fios service. Building on the Disney+ promotion the telecom announced last year, new customers can get up to 12 months of Hulu free when they subscribe to Ve…
    - 11 hours ago, 2 Jul 20, 10:13pm -
  • Amazon's Windows 10 Prime Video app brings offline viewing to PCs
    It's been a long wait, but Windows 10 users can finally download Amazon Prime Video to their computer. The UWP app’s most notable feature is that it allows you to download content for offline watching. That will be handy once it's safe to travel ag…
    - 13 hours ago, 2 Jul 20, 9:01pm -
  • Walmart is turning some of its parking lots into drive-in theaters
    Select Walmart parking lots around the US will soon be transformed into drive-in theaters, thanks to a partnership with the company behind the Tribeca Film Festival, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The “safe, socially distanced drive-in events…
    - 13 hours ago, 2 Jul 20, 8:15pm -
  • PlayStation is the latest to join the Facebook ad boycott
    Sony’s PlayStation brand is the latest to jump on board with other companies who have stopped running ads on Facebook and Instagram, reports GamesIndustry.biz. PlayStation is joining a host of other brands who’ve stopped running ads on the platfo…
    - 14 hours ago, 2 Jul 20, 7:51pm -
  • BMW wants to sell subscriptions to in-car features
    In an expansion of its ConnectedDrive Store, BMW wants to give owners of its cars the option to access specific hardware and software features through a subscription (via Autoblog). BMW hasn't detailed exactly how the service will work, but the short…
    - 14 hours ago, 2 Jul 20, 7:37pm -
  • Flash games site Kongregate will stop accepting submissions on July 22nd
    If you played Flash-based games in the 2000s, you probably remember Kongregate, a website that hosted over 100,000 browser games. Developers of any experience level could upload their creations, and users could find a host of oddball options that you…
    - 14 hours ago, 2 Jul 20, 7:15pm -
  • 'Cyberpunk 2077' ditches its wall-running mechanic
    Cyberpunk 2077 will no longer have one of its more intriguing movement mechanics that have been showcased in demos over the last couple of years. CD Projekt Red says it has ditched the wall-running ability."[Wall-running] is something that we removed…
    - 15 hours ago, 2 Jul 20, 6:17pm -

Got Game

  • How The Last of Us Part II Perfectly Handles One of its Biggest Moments (SPOILERS)
    While many people have their opinions of The Last of Us Part II, ours was quite positive. As a stunning technical achievement and a great structure to the storytelling, it’s easily one of the year’s biggest titles. One thing that makes The Last o…
    - 2 days ago, 1 Jul 20, 5:00pm -
  • How Control Uses Gameplay and Story to Craft a Unique IP
    I love Control. Remedy Entertainment’s sandbox action shooter is easily the best brand new title I’ve played in five years or more. With the game readily available alongside the first expansion, it’s a great time to take a look at Control and i…
    - 2 days ago, 1 Jul 20, 1:00pm -
  • Preview | Death Stranding PC
    Personally, I quite enjoy the weird hodgepodge that is Death Stranding, the idea of delivering packages as a surreal nightmare unfolds around you really clicks. The original PS4 version is, in my opinion, a highlight of the platform, and the PC versi…
    - 2 days ago, 1 Jul 20, 7:21am -
  • Review | The Last of Us Part II
    It’s been seven years since the release of Naughty Dog’s The Last of Us, exemplifying what video games as a medium can do for the sake of storytelling. It also pushed the boundaries of what the PlayStation 3 would do graphically, making an excell…
    - 5 days ago, 28 Jun 20, 1:00am -
  • Review | Pokémon Sword and Shield: Isle of Armor DLC
    When Pokémon Sword and Shield came out in 2019, the game got great reviews, even from myself. Granted one of the main criticisms was the absence of a huge portion of the Pokédex. Thankfully Game Freak announced earlier this year that two DLC expans…
    - 6 days ago, 27 Jun 20, 1:00pm -
  • Rogue Legacy 2 Impresses With New Trailer
    Developer CellarDoorGames recently released a full trailer for their upcoming Rogue Legacy 2. Preceded by the unique and critically acclaimed Rogue Legacy, the sequel aims to differentiate itself visually and with improved gameplay mechanics. And PC…
    - 6 days ago, 27 Jun 20, 10:25am -
  • A Casual’s Guide To The 3 Biggest Battle Royale Games
    With Apex Legends, Call Of Duty: Warzone, and Fortnite all beginning their summer content seasons, there’s never been a better time to get into the Battle Royale genre. For those unfamiliar, a Battle Royale is a free for all where players compete o…
    - 9 days ago, 24 Jun 20, 6:00pm -
  • Hades Surprise Drops Latest Update

    - 9 days ago, 23 Jun 20, 11:30pm -