U.S. Video Game Sales Break Record In 2018

by Rainier on Jan. 22, 2019 @ 5:22 p.m. PST | Filed under News

New data released by the Entertainment Software Association (ESA) and The NPD Group reveals that the U.S. video game industry generated a record $43.4 billion in revenue in 2018, up 18% from 2017.

'Star Wars Battlefront II' (ALL) Adding Count Dooku As Playable Character Tomorrow

by Rainier on Jan. 22, 2019 @ 5:17 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Live the untold Star Wars story of Iden, an elite Stormtrooper, in an original single-player story. Battle on land and in space in an expanded multiplayer experience with iconic heroes and villains, thrilling space battles, and a deep progression and customization system.

'Don't Starve Together' (ALL) 2019 Development Roadmap Reveals More Content Coming

by Rainier on Jan. 22, 2019 @ 4:30 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Don't Starve Together is a standalone multiplayer expansion of the uncompromising wilderness survival game, Don't Starve.

'Metro Exodus' (ALL) Shows Off Artyom's Expansive Arsenal Of Weapons - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Jan. 22, 2019 @ 3:25 p.m. PST | Filed under News

The next installment in the FPS series, in Metro Exodus, Artyom and a band of survivors must flee the shattered ruins of the Moscow Metro and embark on an epic, continent-spanning journey across the post-apocalyptic Russian wilderness.

'Switchblade' (ALL) Goes Free to Play - Trailer

by Rainier on Jan. 22, 2019 @ 3:18 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Switchblade is a free-to-play arena-based 5v5 vehicular shooter that combines high-octane combat with an ever-shifting array of strategic choices.

'Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition' (ALL) North American Pro League Series Announced

by Rainier on Jan. 22, 2019 @ 3:14 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition will include everything from the original release of SFV, along with the addition of brand new gameplay content, which will be free to existing players.

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 Shipping Announcements

by Rainier on Jan. 22, 2019 @ 3:09 p.m. PST | Filed under News

Another day, another batch of games shipped to stores. Instead of giving them all their own posts, we grouped them, and so far there are announcements for:

 

'Life Is Strange 2' (ALL) Episode 2: Rules - New Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Jan. 22, 2019 @ 10:07 a.m. PST | Filed under News

DontNod's narrative adventure will return with an all-new 5-episode story in Life Is Strange 2.

'BlazBlue: CentralFiction' (ALL) Special Switch Edition Pre-Order Bonus - Trailer

by Rainier on Jan. 22, 2019 @ 9:40 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Like a well-timed 2D punch, BlazBlue: CentralFiction bashes massive amounts of content and innovation into one slick title that hits hard and keeps the pummeling steady!

'Stellaris' (ALL) Gets PS4/Xbox One Release Date, Pre-Orders Available Now - Trailer

by Rainier on Jan. 22, 2019 @ 8:38 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Stellaris turns your eyes to the stars in a science fiction strategy game that will be about more than just building empires in the skies.

'Grand Theft Auto Online' (ALL) Adds GT Sports Car, Import/Export Bonuses, Special Cargo Sales Rewards and More

by Rainier on Jan. 22, 2019 @ 8:14 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Set in the sprawling city of Los Santos and the surrounding area,  Grand Theft Auto V delivers a world of unprecedented scale and detail bursting with life, from mountaintops to the depths of the ocean.

PC Review - 'Resident Evil 2 Remake'

by Cody Medellin on Jan. 22, 2019 @ 8:00 a.m. PST | Filed under Reviews

Resident Evil 2 begins as Raccoon City continues to endure an onslaught of terror and fear as a mysterious, flesh-eating virus spreads into the town that turns everyone it infects into zombies.

'Super Smash Bros. Ultimate' And 'Splatoon 2' Tournaments Coming Up

by Rainier on Jan. 22, 2019 @ 7:27 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Starting in February, Nintendo is hosting a series of online qualifying events for the Splatoon 2 North America Inkling Open 2019 and the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate North America Open 2019.

'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' (ALL) Adds Vikendi Map On PS4 and Xbox One

by Rainier on Jan. 22, 2019 @ 7:20 a.m. PST | Filed under News

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds expands the core Battle Royale experience into a highly competitive player vs. player (PvP) game in a vivid open world.

'Apex Construct' (ALL) Demo Available On Steam

by Rainier on Jan. 22, 2019 @ 2:57 a.m. PST | Filed under News

An action adventure game built exclusively for virtual reality, Apex Construct is set in a shattered future where merciless robots prowl the world as a result of mankind’s reckless experiments.

'Total World War' (ALL) Announced - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Jan. 22, 2019 @ 2:53 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Total World War is a turn-based strategy game for up to 4 players.

'Far Cry New Dawn' (ALL) Goes Gold

by Rainier on Jan. 22, 2019 @ 12:18 a.m. PST | Filed under News

Dive into a transformed, vibrant, post-apocalyptic Hope County, Montana, 17 years after a global nuclear catastrophe. Lead the fight against the Highwaymen as they seek to take over the last remaining resources in the latest installment of Far Cry.