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'Destiny 2' (ALL) Development Roadmap Update

by Rainier on Jan. 31, 2018 @ 3:37 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Destiny 2 is a first-person action game that takes the player on an epic journey to defend humanity from annihilation.

'Notmycar' Announced, Accepts Alpha Sign-ups - Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 31, 2018 @ 2:24 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Notmycar is a white-knuckle, lead-footed massively multiplayer vehicular combat battle royale game.

'Gigantic' (ALL) Gets Final Update, Servers Shutting Down In July

by Rainier on Jan. 31, 2018 @ 1:19 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Gigantic is a team action game where heroes battle alongside a massive guardian in a fight for supremacy.

'Murderous Pursuits' Announced - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Jan. 31, 2018 @ 12:39 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Murderous Pursuits is third-person Victorian era multiplayer stealth-em-up murder mystery party.

'Dragon's Crown Pro' (PS4) Shows Off Local/Online Co-Op - Trailer

by Rainier on Jan. 31, 2018 @ 12:26 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Dragon's Crown Pro is a 2D hack and slash, beat 'em up action game where players will be bludgeoning, cleaving, shooting and looting their way through intricate side-scrolling dungeons.

'Space Invaders Extreme' (ALL) Gets PC Release Date - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Jan. 31, 2018 @ 12:06 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Space Invaders Extreme is a remake of one of the first games ever released. While the core of the game has not changed much it seems the developers went all psychedelic with the backgrounds.

'Fade to Silence' (ALL) Early Access Update Introduces Catch-up Mechanism, Better Weather Effects

by Rainier on Jan. 31, 2018 @ 11:48 a.m. PST | Filed under News

In Fade to Silence you take the role of Ash, a natural but tormented leader. In that role you explore a post-apocalyptic, frozen wasteland to gather the resources necessary to establish a refuge for survival.

'Diablo' Creator Returns With 'It Lurks Below' - Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 31, 2018 @ 10:48 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Inspired by Terraria and Minecraft, It Lurks Below brings revolutionary RPG mechanics, all with a delightfully indie/retro aesthetic.

'Rocket League' (ALL) February Update Details And Spring 2018 Roadmap

by Rainier on Jan. 31, 2018 @ 10:44 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Rocket League is a fast-paced action-sports game featuring amazing physics, crazy aerial action, and compelling multiplayer combat.

'TurtlePop: Journey to Freedom' (Switch) Announced - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Jan. 31, 2018 @ 10:25 a.m. PST | Filed under News

TurtlePop: Journey to Freedom is a cross genre platform puzzle game that introduces Bebo, Deephi, Slimmie, Smarts, Willis and Sparky the Turtle.

'Trailmakers' Available On Steam Early Access, Also Comes to Xbox One - Trailer

by Rainier on Jan. 31, 2018 @ 10:17 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Trailmakers is a mash of a creative vehicle-building sandbox combined with an open-world rally experience.

Nintendo's Genyo Takeda Gets AIAS Lifetime Achievement Award

by Rainier on Jan. 31, 2018 @ 10:12 a.m. PST | Filed under News

The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS) is pleased to announce that Genyo Takeda, Special Corporate Advisor at Nintendo, will be the seventh Lifetime Achievement Award recipient.

Coffee Stain Acquires Gone North Games

by Rainier on Jan. 31, 2018 @ 9:56 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Coffee Stain Group announced an agreement to acquire a majority share in Gone North Games, the developer of Goat Z and Goat Simulator: Waste of Space.

'Hacktag' Gets Release Date - Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 31, 2018 @ 9:38 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Hacktag is a fast-paced 2-player co-op stealth-game with an asymmetric gameplay.

PlayStation Plus February 2018 Free Titles Lineup

by Rainier on Jan. 31, 2018 @ 9:25 a.m. PST | Filed under News

In February, PlayStation Plus members will receive seven games free on the PlayStation Store: RiME (PS4), Knack (PS4), Starblood Arena (PS Plus bonus – PS VR Required), Spelunker HD (PS3), Mugen Souls Z (PS3), Exiles End (Vita), Grand Kingdom (Vita, Cross Buy with PS4).

Caffeine Is A New Social Broadcasting Platform for Gaming and Entertainment

by Rainier on Jan. 31, 2018 @ 9:11 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Today, Caffeine announced the unveiling of its new social broadcasting platform and tools for games, entertainment, and other artistic content, designed with simplicity, safety, and quality at its core.

'The Persistence' (PS4) Gets PSVR Date

by Rainier on Jan. 31, 2018 @ 8:38 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Developed specifically for PSVR, The Persistence is a procedurally generated first-person sci-fi survival horror game.

'Most Anticipated Games of 2018' - Part 2

by Judy on Jan. 31, 2018 @ 4:30 a.m. PST | Filed under Most Anticipated Games - Most Anticipated Games of 2018

Yesterday, we revealed the bottom half of the top 20, and today, we announce what the WP staff considers to be the 10 most anticipated games for the upcoming year. Cue the drumroll, and head on over for the final results!

'Onrush' (ALL) Gets Release Date, Pre-Order Incentives, Photo Mode, Also Coming To PC - Screens

by Rainier on Jan. 31, 2018 @ 3:49 a.m. PST | Filed under News

With ample incentives to race with style and send your opponents to the dirt, tearing through tracks in Onrush is an exhilarating competition of speed, flare and perseverance.

Various Game Trailers #2620

by Rainier on Jan. 31, 2018 @ 3:28 a.m. PST | Filed under Trailers

Another day, another batch of game trailers was released. Instead of giving them all their own posts, we grouped them, and so far there are trailers for:

 

'Seers Isle' Announced - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Jan. 31, 2018 @ 2:35 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Seers Isle is an interactive graphic novel set in a fantasy version of medieval northern Europe, beautifully crafted with hundreds of handmade paintings.

Rockstar Games Teams Up With Humble Bundle For Charity

by Rainier on Jan. 31, 2018 @ 2:12 a.m. PST | Filed under News

For the next two weeks Rockstar is partnering with Humble Bundle to offer a selection its PC titles as part of the Rockstar Games Humble Bundle, with 100% of the proceeds going to support the Rainforest Alliance.

'Death Road To Canada' Comes to Switch, PS4 And Xbox One - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Jan. 31, 2018 @ 2:00 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Survive the pixel-perfect zombie hordes in this roguelike, randomly generated, zombie-filled road-trip.

'Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana' (ALL) Rolls Out PS4 and Vita Relocalization Patch

by Rainier on Jan. 31, 2018 @ 12:00 a.m. PST | Filed under News

The Ys franchise returns with a brand new action/RPG adventure for the first time in 8 years!

1. 'Red Dead Redemption 2' (PS4/XOne)

by Judy on Jan. 31, 2018 @ 12:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Most Anticipated Games - Most Anticipated Games of 2018

Red Dead Redemption 2 is an epic tale of life in America's unforgiving heartland, featuring a vast and atmospheric world that will also provide the foundation for a brand-new online multiplayer experience.

2. 'Cyberpunk 2077' (PS4/XOne/PC)

by Judy on Jan. 31, 2018 @ 12:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Most Anticipated Games - Most Anticipated Games of 2018

Cyberpunk 2077 will be designed for mature and demanding players who expect to be treated seriously, and the game will be richly detailed, non-linear, and with a complex and gripping story.

3. 'Death Stranding' (PS4)

by Judy on Jan. 31, 2018 @ 12:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Most Anticipated Games - Most Anticipated Games of 2018

Death Stranding is an upcoming open-world action game.

4. 'Spider-Man' (PS4)

by Judy on Jan. 31, 2018 @ 12:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Most Anticipated Games - Most Anticipated Games of 2018

Spider-Man features the web-slinger's acrobatic abilities, improvisation and web-slinging, while also introducing elements such as traversing with parkour, distinct environmental interactions, new combat, and cinematic blockbuster set pieces.

4. 'God of War' (PS4)

by Judy on Jan. 31, 2018 @ 12:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Most Anticipated Games - Most Anticipated Games of 2018

It is a new beginning for Kratos. Living as a man, outside the shadow of the gods, he seeks solitude in the unfamiliar lands of Norse mythology. With new purpose and his son at his side, Kratos must fight for survival as powerful forces threaten to disrupt the new life he has created...

5. 'The Last of Us: Part II' (PS4)

by Judy on Jan. 31, 2018 @ 12:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Most Anticipated Games - Most Anticipated Games of 2018

The Last of Us Part II is a sequel to the action/adventure series set a few years after the original, revolving around Ellie as main character instead of Joel.

6. 'Far Cry 5' (PS4/XOne/PC)

by Judy on Jan. 31, 2018 @ 12:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Most Anticipated Games - Most Anticipated Games of 2018

As the new junior deputy of fictional Hope County, Montana, players will find that their arrival accelerates a years-long silent coup by a fanatical doomsday cult, the Project at Eden's Gate, igniting a violent takeover of the county.

7. 'Kingdom Hearts III' (PS4/XOne)

by Judy on Jan. 31, 2018 @ 12:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Most Anticipated Games - Most Anticipated Games of 2018

A mature Sora sets out on a new adventure, as Kingdom Hearts III will make full use of next-generation console technologies to deliver more exhilarating, action-packed gameplay and various fun features.

8. 'Shadow of the Tomb Raider' (PS4/XOne/PC)

by Judy on Jan. 31, 2018 @ 12:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Most Anticipated Games - Most Anticipated Games of 2018

Shadow of the Tomb Raider is the next chapter in Lara Croft's journey.

9. 'Sea of Thieves' (XOne/PC)

by Judy on Jan. 31, 2018 @ 12:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Most Anticipated Games - Most Anticipated Games of 2018

Sea of Thieves is an immersive, shared-world adventure game filled with pirates, unexpected dangers and loot for the taking.

10. 'Metroid Prime 4' (Switch)

by Judy on Jan. 31, 2018 @ 12:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Most Anticipated Games - Most Anticipated Games of 2018

Metroid Prime 4 returns to the first-person adventure roots of the original and introduces a new storyline that ties together the events of the Metroid Prime universe and takes the storyline in new directions.