THQ Nordic Acquires Piranha Bytes

by Rainier on May 21, 2019 @ 9:52 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

THQ Nordic announced that the acquisition of the Piranha Bytes team, trademark and the intellectual property Gothic has been finalized, as well as the rights to Risen and ELEX.

Various Game Trailers #2865

by Rainier on May 21, 2019 @ 8:33 p.m. PDT | 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:

 

'Oninaki' (ALL) Introduces A Variety of Daemons - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on May 21, 2019 @ 8:25 p.m. PDT | Filed under Trailers

With exciting new action-RPG gameplay, players will explore the world as a mysterious Watcher named Kagachi who is bound by duty to sever the bonds that tie the Lost to this world.

'Blood will be Spilled' Later This Week - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on May 21, 2019 @ 4:12 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

A story focused spaghetti western platformer with tactical turn-based combat, taking place in a completely hand drawn harsh world inhabited by insects.

The Biggest Xbox Backward Compatibility Sale Starts Today

by Rainier on May 21, 2019 @ 4:04 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Starting today until May 27, Xbox announced a new Xbox Backward Compatibility sale where Xbox gamers can save up to 75% on over 240 original Xbox and Xbox 360 titles.

'Yu-Gi-Oh! Legacy of the Duelist: Link Evolution' (Switch) Gets Release Date - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on May 21, 2019 @ 3:44 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Yu-Gi-Oh! Legacy of the Duelist: Link Evolution, duelists will experience more than 20 years of Yu-Gi-Oh! franchise history.

Tuesday, May 21, 2019 Shipping Announcements

by Rainier on May 21, 2019 @ 3:09 p.m. PDT | 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:

 

'Let's Go Nuts!' Comes to Nintendo Switch, Dated - Trailer

by Rainier on May 21, 2019 @ 2:54 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Let's Go Nuts! up to four squirrels can engage in competitive or co-op platforming, moving mountains of boxes to forge new paths and collecting nuts to become king of the critters.

'Overstep' Announced - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on May 21, 2019 @ 12:20 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Overstep is a fast paced 3 vs 3 players third person shooter, that offers refreshing gameplay through acrobatic movement that’s combined with combat.

Modus Games Brings Diverse Indie Lineup to E3 2019

by Rainier on May 21, 2019 @ 12:12 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Modus Games unveiled its lineup for the 2019 Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) held from June 11-13 at the LA Convention Center, including Trine 4, Lost Words: Beyond the Page, and more.

'Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons' (ALL) Coming to Switch Next Week With New Co-Op Mode

by Rainier on May 21, 2019 @ 11:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons is a cinematic, emotionally charged action game where two sons set out on a journey to find the Water of Life to cure their ailing father and can only rely on one another to survive.

'Just Cause 4' (ALL) Gets Spring Update Today, Los Demonios DLC In July - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on May 21, 2019 @ 9:07 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Set in the fictional South American world of Solis, Just Cause 4 introduces tornadoes and other extreme weather events to the open-world, action/adventure series.

'GRID' (ALL) Announced - Screens

by Rainier on May 21, 2019 @ 8:42 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

GRID delivers intense wheel to wheel racing action, spanning four continents in some of the world’s most famous city streets and race circuits.

'World War Z' (ALL) Sells Nearly 2 Million Units In Its First Month - Trailer

by Rainier on May 21, 2019 @ 8:26 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Inspired by Paramount Pictures’ blockbuster film, World War Z is a four-player cooperative featuring massive swarms of zombies who rush their living prey.

Red Dead Online (ALL) Free Roam Missions, PS4 Early Access Content, Gold Bar And Payouts Bonuses

by Rainier on May 21, 2019 @ 8:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

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.

'The Dark Pictures Anthology - Man Of Medan' (ALL) Release Date Confirmed - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on May 21, 2019 @ 7:09 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

The Dark Pictures Anthology is a series of stand-alone, cinematic horror games, designed to present a new terrifying experience on a regular basis.

Tencent Acquires Swedish Game Developer Sharkmob

by Rainier on May 21, 2019 @ 6:56 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Tencent Holdings Ltd today acquired 100% of the Swedish game developer Sharkmob AB for an undisclosed sum.

'Conan Unconquered' Explains Co-op Multiplayer & Challenge Mode

by Rainier on May 21, 2019 @ 6:43 a.m. PDT | Filed under Trailers

Conan Unconquered is the first-ever strategy game set in the savage world of Conan the Barbarian.

'Ancestors Legacy' (ALL) Rolls Out Saladin's Conquest DLC, Comes To PS4 and Xbox One This Summer - Trailer

by Rainier on May 21, 2019 @ 6:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ancestors Legacy is a a squad-based real-time strategy that will take players into the early Middle ages, with both an extensive singleplayer campaign and multiplayer, all built around real events and featuring historical accuracy and advanced game mechanics.

'Risk of Rain 2' Gets Localized In 10 New Languages

by Rainier on May 21, 2019 @ 5:34 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Risk of Rain 2 brings 3D graphics and third-person shooter mechanics to the franchise while maintaining that classic co-op roguelike gameplay fans love from the original.

'World of Warships: Legends' (ALL) Early Access Celebrates Over 1 Million Players, New Content

by Rainier on May 21, 2019 @ 3:16 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

World of Warships: Legends is a free-to-play naval action MMO based on sea battles of the 20th century that complete the "World of" war trilogy.

PS4 VR Review - 'Everybody's Golf VR'

by Cody Medellin on May 21, 2019 @ 12:30 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Everybody's Golf VR marks the VR debut for the much-loved franchise, letting players step into the shoes and score hot shots across the course.

Switch Review - 'Salt and Sanctuary'

by Fran Soto on May 21, 2019 @ 12:00 a.m. PDT | Filed under Reviews

Salt and Sanctuary is a stylistic, brutal action RPG platformer teeming with visceral combat, deep, diverse character builds, and incredible bosses.