News items tagged with tanzia

HP: Wizards Unite Makes Major Changes to Spell Energy

HP: Wizards Unite Makes Major Changes to Spell Energy

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite developer Niantic makes several major changes to the way that Spell Energy is earned in the game, such as Daily Assignments rewards and more.

By Jasmine Henry on 24 June 2019
Man Shoots, Kills Teenager in Video Game Sale

Man Shoots, Kills Teenager in Video Game Sale

A man in Detroit, Michigan is arrested after shooting and killing a teenager when the teen allegedly tried to rob his son during the sale of a video game.

By Jasmine Henry on 24 June 2019
New Borderlands 2 DLC May Hint at VA Controversy

New Borderlands 2 DLC May Hint at VA Controversy

Claptrap’s appearance in the new Borderlands 2 DLC is the first since the controversial voice actor change, and it seemingly throws shade at the whole situation.

By Joshua Duckworth on 24 June 2019
EA CEO and Executives Give Their Bonuses to Employees

EA CEO and Executives Give Their Bonuses to Employees

After EA’s lackluster performance in FY 2019, EA CEO Andrew Wilson, and several executives, forgo their performance bonuses, giving them to employees instead.

By Joshua Duckworth on 24 June 2019
Wizards Unite Posts Strong Numbers, But Behind PoGO

Wizards Unite Posts Strong Numbers, But Behind PoGO

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite hits the top of the iOS App Store’s free app downloads chart, but its installs are fraction of what Pokemon GO’s were at launch.

By William Parks on 24 June 2019
Why Grand Theft Auto 6 Might Be Shorter than Past Games

Why Grand Theft Auto 6 Might Be Shorter than Past Games

Take-Two CEO Strauss Zelnick discusses why future games from the company may be shorter in length, which could mean Grand Theft Auto 6 will be shorter than past games.

By Dalton Cooper on 24 June 2019
Sony Patent Reveals How PS5 Could Eliminate Loading

Sony Patent Reveals How PS5 Could Eliminate Loading

According to a recently filed patent, Sony’s PlayStation 5 features new technology capable of handling data transfer and could eliminate loading screens entirely.

By Derek Nichols on 24 June 2019
The Internet Is Obsessed With Pokefusion Again

The Internet Is Obsessed With Pokefusion Again

Social media users have become obsessed with with using Pokefusion to find their unique starters and sharing the bizarre mash-ups with all of their friends.

By Denny Connolly on 24 June 2019
FF 7 Remake Making Some Changes to Materia System

FF 7 Remake Making Some Changes to Materia System

Some extra information from a Famitsu interview with director Tetsuya Nomura reveals some changes that will be made to how Materia works in Final Fantasy 7 Remake.

By Michael Beckwith on 24 June 2019
Gears of War 5 Has New Plans for Unlocking Content

Gears of War 5 Has New Plans for Unlocking Content

Gears of War 5 outlines exactly how players will be able to unlock additional in-game content and clarifies whether lootboxes will be a part of the experience.

By Denny Connolly on 24 June 2019
The Best Hand Cannons in Destiny 2 Season of Opulence

The Best Hand Cannons in Destiny 2 Season of Opulence

Hand cannons are one of the preferred primary weapons used for basic enemies in Destiny 2. Here are some hand cannons that are the best in the game for PvE content.

By Anthony Taormina on 24 June 2019
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Mod Adds Master Chief

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Mod Adds Master Chief

Now that Banjo-Kazooie is coming to Smash Bros. Ultimate anything seems possible – especially with the help of mods, like one that adds Master Chief from Halo.

By Cameron Corliss on 24 June 2019
Halo Infinite Beta Coming to PC and Xbox

Halo Infinite Beta Coming to PC and Xbox

Halo Infinite beta tests, for both Xbox and PC, will give players access to the highly anticipated title prior to its official release at the end of 2020.

By William Parks on 24 June 2019
Anthem Will Become ‘Something Great’ Says EA CEO

Anthem Will Become ‘Something Great’ Says EA CEO

Anthem may have released to negative critical and commercial reception, but EA is dedicated to turning the game around according to EA CEO Andrew Wilson.

By Cameron Corliss on 24 June 2019
League of Legends Banned in Iran and Syria

League of Legends Banned in Iran and Syria

Due to the United States government’s recent trade sanctions against Iran, League of Legends is now banned in both Iran and Syria until further notice.

By Dalton Cooper on 24 June 2019
Rocket League Championship Sets Record for Longest Wave

Rocket League Championship Sets Record for Longest Wave

At the Season 7 Rocket League World Championship, attendees work together to smash the previously established Guinness World Record for the longest wave.

By William Parks on 24 June 2019
Guardian Con Charity Stream Raises $3.7 Million

Guardian Con Charity Stream Raises $3.7 Million

The annual Guardian Con charity stream, which features streamers from across a variety of gaming communities and some developers, broke its own record for donations.

By Anthony Taormina on 23 June 2019
Borderlands 3: How Long Game Will Take to Beat

Borderlands 3: How Long Game Will Take to Beat

Borderlands 3 Creative Director Paul Sage tells players how long it takes to beat the game’s main story without doing any side quests or vault challenges.

By CJ Schummer on 23 June 2019
CTR Nitro-Fueled: How to Unlock All Characters

CTR Nitro-Fueled: How to Unlock All Characters

Here is how to unlock all of the characters in Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled and complete one’s collection of playable racers in the remastered racing game.

By Dalton Cooper on 23 June 2019
GameStop Reveals 10 Most Pre-Ordered Games of E3 2019

GameStop Reveals 10 Most Pre-Ordered Games of E3 2019

GameStop offers clues about which games came out on top of E3 2019 by sharing a list of the titles that were most pre-ordered during this year’s expo.

By William Parks on 23 June 2019
Ubisoft: PS5 and Xbox Scarlett Are A 'Major Leap'

Ubisoft: PS5 and Xbox Scarlett Are A 'Major Leap'

Watch Dogs 3 developer Ubisoft reveals that both the PS5 and Xbox Scarlett next-gen consoles are a major leap in gaming, offering improvements in gaming technology.

By Ramon Hara on 23 June 2019
Missing YouTuber Etika's Personal Items Found on Bridge

Missing YouTuber Etika's Personal Items Found on Bridge

The NYPD confirms it has found the personal items of Desmond ‘Etika’ Amofah, a YouTuber known for his Nintendo videos, who has been missing since June 19.

By Dalton Cooper on 23 June 2019
HP: Wizards Unite - Increase Spell Energy Capacity

HP: Wizards Unite - Increase Spell Energy Capacity

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite who are sick of constantly running out of Spell Energy can use these methods to increase their maximum Spell Energy capacity.

By Denny Connolly on 23 June 2019
FF 8 Remaster Lets You Turn Off Random Battles

FF 8 Remaster Lets You Turn Off Random Battles

Final Fantasy 8 Remastered will not be a total remake like FF7 but it will feature some modern options that will make the JRPG experience more customizable.

By Anthony Taormina on 23 June 2019
NBA 2K19 Put in Ads That Players Can't Skip Before Game

NBA 2K19 Put in Ads That Players Can't Skip Before Game

NBA 2K19 has added unskippable ads that play before matches, a ridiculous move that has upset just about every fan of the annualized basketball franchise.

By Cameron Corliss on 23 June 2019
Destiny 2: How to Cheese the Grindy Iron Banner Quest

Destiny 2: How to Cheese the Grindy Iron Banner Quest

There is a method to cheese part of the new Iron Banner quest, relieving what some players are calling one of the longest grinds in a while in Destiny 2.

By Weston Albert on 23 June 2019
HP: Wizards Unite - How to Get Free Spell Energy

HP: Wizards Unite - How to Get Free Spell Energy

Here is how Harry Potter: Wizards Unite players can get free spell energy, but they will need to act fast, as this free spell energy is only available for a limited time.

By Dalton Cooper on 23 June 2019
Fortnite: Season 9 Week 7 Secret Battle Star Location

Fortnite: Season 9 Week 7 Secret Battle Star Location

Fortnite season 9 week 7 adds a new secret battle star for players to collect, so follow this guide in order to find it and unlock a free battle pass tier.

By Joshua Duckworth on 23 June 2019
CTR Nitro-Fueled: How to Unlock Penta Penguin

CTR Nitro-Fueled: How to Unlock Penta Penguin

Here is how Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled players can unlock the elusive character Penta Penguin in the game and complete their roster of playable racers.

By Dalton Cooper on 23 June 2019
Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Professions Guide

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Professions Guide

There are three different Professions for Harry Potter: Wizards Unite fans to choose from, including Auror, Magizoologist, and Professor, all with their own quirks.

By Dalton Cooper on 23 June 2019
Mario Battle Royale Becomes DMCA Royale

Mario Battle Royale Becomes DMCA Royale

A recent fan-game that turns Super Mario Bros. into a battle-royale undergoes a visual overhaul after most likely receiving a cease & desist from Nintendo.

By Michael Beckwith on 22 June 2019
Xbox Boss Says First-Party Pressures Hurt Game Quality

Xbox Boss Says First-Party Pressures Hurt Game Quality

Phil Spencer discusses some of the reasons why Xbox has struggled since the launch of the Xbox One, with quality being affected by unexpected pressures.

By Rory Young on 22 June 2019
Cyberpunk 2077 Deal Lets Players Pre-Order At A Discount

Cyberpunk 2077 Deal Lets Players Pre-Order At A Discount

For those who plan on pre-ordering CD Projekt Red’s upcoming Cyberpunk 2077 game, Amazon has a deal that lets players get the console versions at a discount.

By Dalton Cooper on 22 June 2019
Which Destiny 2 Grenade Launchers Are The Best?

Which Destiny 2 Grenade Launchers Are The Best?

Destiny 2 grenade launchers have seen a resurgence in Season of Opulence. These are the best grenade launchers for boss DPS and the Crown of Sorrow raid.

By Anthony Taormina on 22 June 2019
PlayStation Flash Sale Offers Deep Discounts

PlayStation Flash Sale Offers Deep Discounts

PlayStation launches a new PlayStation Store flash sale for June 2019 that offers significant discounts on over 500 games across PlayStation 4, PS3, and PS Vita.

By Dalton Cooper on 22 June 2019
HBO Mocked for Making Ad With Wii U Controller

HBO Mocked for Making Ad With Wii U Controller

Game of Thrones and Big Little Lies broadcaster HBO is mocked by gamers for using a Nintendo Wii U Pro controller to promote its HBO NOW streaming service.

By Jasmine Henry on 22 June 2019
Destiny 2: Xur Exotic Armor, Weapon June 21 Breakdown

Destiny 2: Xur Exotic Armor, Weapon June 21 Breakdown

We have the scoop for Destiny 2 players on where to find Xur, what exotic items he has for sale on June 21 and whether any are worth spending Legendary Shards.

By Derek Nichols on 22 June 2019
Mortal Kombat 11 Joker DLC Possibly Teased by Ed Boon

Mortal Kombat 11 Joker DLC Possibly Teased by Ed Boon

Mortal Kombat 11 game director Ed Boon takes to Twitter to post suspicious song lyrics that some fans have taken as an official tease for The Joker coming to the game.

By Dalton Cooper on 21 June 2019
MK11: Ed Boon Responds to Fan Wanting Pennywise

MK11: Ed Boon Responds to Fan Wanting Pennywise

Mortal Kombat 11 game director Ed Boon responds to a fan on Twitter who asks him to add Pennywise the Dancing Clown from Stephen King’s It to the game.

By Dalton Cooper on 21 June 2019
PS5, Xbox Project Scarlett are not 'Super Innovative'

PS5, Xbox Project Scarlett are not 'Super Innovative'

In a recent interview, PlatinumGames head Atsushi Inaba comments on the advancement of the PS5 and Xbox Project Scarlett, saying that it is not ‘super innovative.’

By Joshua Duckworth on 21 June 2019
Dark Souls Director Says Real World Is a 'Wasteland'

Dark Souls Director Says Real World Is a 'Wasteland'

Games directed by Hidetaka Miyazaki all have a specific nightmarish aesthetic about them, which he explains as his attempt at creating a reflection of the real world.

By Rory Young on 21 June 2019
HP: Wizards Unite How to Get Scrolls and Spellbooks

HP: Wizards Unite How to Get Scrolls and Spellbooks

Here is how to get Scrolls and Spellbooks in Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, and how to use these consumables to get new skills in the Lesson of each Profession.

By Jasmine Henry on 21 June 2019
Mortal Kombat 11: New Noob Saibot Easter Egg Discovered

Mortal Kombat 11: New Noob Saibot Easter Egg Discovered

A Reddit user discovers an easter egg on the Noob Saibot Klassic Skin in Mortal Kombat 11, which just so happens to be a clever reference to Mortal Kombat 2.

By Dalton Cooper on 19 June 2019
Destiny 2: How to Get Swarm of the Raven

Destiny 2: How to Get Swarm of the Raven

Here is how to get Swarm of the Raven, a high-damage grenade launcher for PvE that is only available for a limited time in Destiny 2 through the Iron Banner.

By Weston Albert on 19 June 2019
Avengers: Endgame Returning to Theaters with New Scenes

Avengers: Endgame Returning to Theaters with New Scenes

Marvel Cinematic Universe producer Kevin Feige confirms that Avengers: Endgame is going to return to theaters with several new post-credit ‘surprises.’

By Rory Young on 19 June 2019
FF7 Remake Devs Told to 'Restrict' Tifa's Chest

FF7 Remake Devs Told to 'Restrict' Tifa's Chest

Final Fantasy 7 Remake director Tetsuya Nomura reveals that the company’s ethics department told the development team to ‘restrict’ Tifa’s chest in the new game.

By Dalton Cooper on 19 June 2019
Destiny 2 Imperials Treasure Map: Spine of Keres Chest

Destiny 2 Imperials Treasure Map: Spine of Keres Chest

After the weekly Destiny 2 reset, the Imperial Bestiary bounty from Emperor Calus sends players to the Spine of Keres to locate a chest. Here’s exactly where to find it.

By Derek Nichols on 19 June 2019
Cyberpunk 2077 Expansions Planned Like The Witcher 3

Cyberpunk 2077 Expansions Planned Like The Witcher 3

CD Projekt Red’s Alvin Liu promises that Cyberpunk 2077 will have a very satisfying story arc and that the studio already has plans for post-launch content.

By Michael Beckwith on 19 June 2019
Final Fantasy 7: Nomura Details Changes to Key Scene

Final Fantasy 7: Nomura Details Changes to Key Scene

Final Fantasy 7 Remake director Tetsuya Nomura discusses some of the gameplay changes Square Enix is making to the original game to fit a modern context.

By Anthony Taormina on 19 June 2019
Cyberpunk Fans Petition for 'Breathtaking' Achievement

Cyberpunk Fans Petition for 'Breathtaking' Achievement

At Microsoft’s E3 conference, Keanu Reeves told the audience they were ‘breathtaking,’ and Cyberpunk 2077 fans now want his words immortalized by the game.

By William Parks on 19 June 2019
Bernie Sanders Wants Video Game Industry to Unionize

Bernie Sanders Wants Video Game Industry to Unionize

Vermont senator Bernie Sanders, who is seeking the Democratic nomination for the 2020 US presidential election, voices his support for video game industry unionization.

By Dalton Cooper on 19 June 2019
Keanu Fans Petition to Make Him Time Person of the Year

Keanu Fans Petition to Make Him Time Person of the Year

Keanu Reeves fans petition to have the Matrix, John Wick, and Cyberpunk 2077 actor named Time Magazine’s Person of the Year 2019 because he is ‘wholesome.’

By Jasmine Henry on 18 June 2019
Overwatch: Baptiste Short Story May Tease New Tank Hero

Overwatch: Baptiste Short Story May Tease New Tank Hero

Blizzard releases a new Overwatch short story called ‘What You Left Behind’ that expands on Baptiste’s backstory as well as potentially reveals the next hero.

By Dalton Cooper on 18 June 2019
Elon Musk 'Deletes' Twitter Account Over NieR Fan Art

Elon Musk 'Deletes' Twitter Account Over NieR Fan Art

Billionaire Elon Musk ‘deletes’ his Twitter account after refusing to credit the artist who made some Nier: Automata 2B fan art that he shared on the platform.

By Dalton Cooper on 18 June 2019
Starbound Update Released Two Years Later

Starbound Update Released Two Years Later

Announced in 2017, the Starbound 1.4 Bounty Hunter update adds a new faction, the Peacekeepers, and tasks players with taking down ‘intergalactic gangs.’

By William Parks on 18 June 2019
Fallout 76 Battle Royale Beta Extended Indefinitely

Fallout 76 Battle Royale Beta Extended Indefinitely

Fallout 76’s Nuclear Winter battle royale beta has been well received by fans, which has caused Bethesda to keep the mode online for the foreseeable future.

By CJ Schummer on 18 June 2019
Shenmue 3 Devs Responds to Epic Store Exclusivity Backlash

Shenmue 3 Devs Responds to Epic Store Exclusivity Backlash

Shenmue 3 developer Ys Net and publisher Deep Silver responded to the criticism of Kickstarter backers regarding the game’s exclusivity on the Epic Games Store.

By Brandon McIntyre on 17 June 2019
E3 2019: Best Horror Games of the Show

E3 2019: Best Horror Games of the Show

E3 2019 highlighted a variety of intriguing horror games, from big budget titles in development at triple-A studios to smaller indie projects that look plenty scary.

By Dalton Cooper on 17 June 2019
Mortal Kombat 11 Kombat League Revealed and Detailed

Mortal Kombat 11 Kombat League Revealed and Detailed

The Mortal Kombat 11 Kombat League is the ‘best place for everyone to play competitive Mortal Kombat,’ and the first season is set to begin very soon.

By William Parks on 17 June 2019
 Xbox Boss Doesn't Know Project Scarlett's Real Name

Xbox Boss Doesn't Know Project Scarlett's Real Name

Xbox boss Phil Spencer reveals that he doesn’t know the name of the Xbox Project Scarlett, the next-generation Xbox console that was announced at E3 2019.

By Jasmine Henry on 17 June 2019
Kids Buy Fortnite V-Bucks Using Uncle's Account

Kids Buy Fortnite V-Bucks Using Uncle's Account

A Reddit explains how letting his niece and nephew use his PSN account resulted in them buying 65,000 Fortnite V-Bucks and ruining his girlfriend’s vacation.

By Dalton Cooper on 17 June 2019
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Mod Adds Kaiba from Yu-Gi-Oh

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Mod Adds Kaiba from Yu-Gi-Oh

The Super Smash Bros. Ultimate community’s most prominent modder delivers yet another impressive character in the form of Yu-Gi-Oh!’s anti-hero Seto Kaiba.

By Rory Young on 17 June 2019
Cyberpunk 2077 Multiplayer Isn't in Development Yet

Cyberpunk 2077 Multiplayer Isn't in Development Yet

Cyberpunk 2077 developer CD Projekt RED reveals that the game’s multiplayer content isn’t in development yet and won’t be available until after the game has launched.

By Jasmine Henry on 17 June 2019
Jump Force Adding Bakugo from My Hero Academia

Jump Force Adding Bakugo from My Hero Academia

Bandai Namco Entertainment takes to social media to announce Katsuki Bakugo from My Hero Academia as a new DLC character for the Jump Force anime fighting game roster.

By Dalton Cooper on 17 June 2019
Kenny Omega Reveals Favorite Games

Kenny Omega Reveals Favorite Games

AEW wrestler Kenny Omega discusses his favorite classic and modern video games, revealing that he still cries every time he plays the Nintendo JRPG Mother 3.

By Dalton Cooper on 17 June 2019
Cadence of Hyrule: How to Get Gears

Cadence of Hyrule: How to Get Gears

Here is how those playing the Crypt of the NecroDancer and The Legend of Zelda crossover game Cadence of Hyrule can find all of the gears and complete the story.

By Derek Nichols on 17 June 2019
Mortal Kombat 11: Ash Williams DLC Leaked

Mortal Kombat 11: Ash Williams DLC Leaked

A Google ad leaks that Evil Dead’s Ash Williams is coming to Mortal Kombat 11, discovered just days after a similar ad leaked the existence of Terminator DLC.

By Dalton Cooper on 17 June 2019
Astral Chain Hides Useable Toilets in Every Level

Astral Chain Hides Useable Toilets in Every Level

Game director Takahisa Taura talks toilets and cats in Astral Chain, an upcoming action game being developed by Platinum Games exclusively for Switch.

By William Parks on 16 June 2019
Fallout 76 Players are Finally Receiving Canvas Bags

Fallout 76 Players are Finally Receiving Canvas Bags

Fallout 76 players report that the canvas bags originally meant to be part of the game’s Power Armor edition have finally arrived, nearly 7 months after release.

By Anthony Taormina on 16 June 2019
PS5 'Definitively More Powerful' Than Project Scarlett

PS5 'Definitively More Powerful' Than Project Scarlett

Following off the back of a rumor during E3 2019 week, a new source claims to have heard that the PS5 is ‘definitively more powerful’ than Xbox Project Scarlett.

By Anthony Taormina on 15 June 2019
Borderlands 2 DLC Stranger Things Easter Egg Found

Borderlands 2 DLC Stranger Things Easter Egg Found

Borderlands 2 players discover that Gearbox hid a special Easter egg for Stranger Things fans to discover within the Commander Lilith & the Fight for Sanctuary DLC.

By Rory Young on 15 June 2019
Twitch Psychic Implies Viewer Should Get A Divorce

Twitch Psychic Implies Viewer Should Get A Divorce

A prominent Twitch psychic named Antphrodite finds himself the center of controversy after performing a reading for a viewer and implying she should get a divorce.

By Dalton Cooper on 15 June 2019
CD Projekt Red to Sell Cyberpunk 2077 E3 Jacket Version

CD Projekt Red to Sell Cyberpunk 2077 E3 Jacket Version

CD Projekt Red will eventually sell a version of the Cyberpunk 2077 E3 exclusive jacket on its own merch store for less than what some resellers are asking.

By Cameron Corliss on 15 June 2019
Cadence of Hyrule: How to Get Flippers

Cadence of Hyrule: How to Get Flippers

Cadence of Hyrule features a number of classic items from The Legend of Zelda franchise, including Zora’s Flippers, which allow players to swim in Lake Hylia.

By Dalton Cooper on 15 June 2019
Phantasy Star Online 2 Isn't An Xbox One Exclusive

Phantasy Star Online 2 Isn't An Xbox One Exclusive

Phil Spencer, head of the Xbox brand, offers details on the Phantasy Star Online 2 U.S. release, indicating that the MMO will not be an Xbox One exclusive.

By William Parks on 15 June 2019
Doom Eternal Won't Have Deathmatch Multiplayer Modes

Doom Eternal Won't Have Deathmatch Multiplayer Modes

Doom Eternal executive producer Marty Stratton discusses the game’s new Battlemode multiplayer mode and reveals why it won’t have traditional deathmatch.

By Dalton Cooper on 15 June 2019
MK11 DLC Character Could be Revealed Due to Stolen Car

MK11 DLC Character Could be Revealed Due to Stolen Car

Mortal Kombat 11 creative director Ed Boon offers a DLC character reveal for helping find a stolen car, and now that it has been found, an announcement could be imminent.

By Joshua Duckworth on 15 June 2019
Pokemon Sword and Shield: Post-Launch Pokemon Possible

Pokemon Sword and Shield: Post-Launch Pokemon Possible

Game Freak confirms that Pokemon Sword and Shield will have a limited Galar region selection of Pokemon at launch, but says post-launch options are undecided.

By Rory Young on 13 June 2019
Rumor: Banjo-Kazooie Leaked for Switch

Rumor: Banjo-Kazooie Leaked for Switch

A new Amazon Germany listing potentially leaks the existence of an unannounced Banjo-Kazooie game that is bizarrely listed as a Nintendo Switch exclusive.

By Dalton Cooper on 13 June 2019
Sword and Shield Won't Have Mega Evolutions or Z-Moves

Sword and Shield Won't Have Mega Evolutions or Z-Moves

During a recent E3 2019 Nintendo Treehouse Live, Game Freak confirms that two established Pokemon mechanics will not return for Pokemon Sword and Shield.

By William Parks on 13 June 2019
Microsoft: Big Showing for Halo Infinite at E3 2020

Microsoft: Big Showing for Halo Infinite at E3 2020

343 Industries studio head Chris Lee breaks down the recent Halo Infinite E3 2019 trailer and gives fans information on when to expect more about the game.

By Derek Nichols on 13 June 2019
Two New Switch Models Are in Production

Two New Switch Models Are in Production

Nintendo reportedly moves production of two unannounced Switch models from China to Southeast Asia, including an upgraded model and a cheaper version.

By Dalton Cooper on 13 June 2019
Cyberpunk 2077 E3 2019 Demo Trades Action for Deep RPG

Cyberpunk 2077 E3 2019 Demo Trades Action for Deep RPG

The Cyberpunk 2077 demo at E3 2019 acts as a complement to last year’s demo, this time focusing on the deep RPG systems and different play styles that are available.

By Anthony Taormina on 13 June 2019
Is Destiny 2 Patching Menagerie Farm Exploit Tomorrow?

Is Destiny 2 Patching Menagerie Farm Exploit Tomorrow?

Destiny 2 is scheduled to receive a hotfix tomorrow, June 13, and many are speculating that it will patch the exploit allowing players to farm the Menagerie.

By Weston Albert on 13 June 2019
Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order Has KOTOR-Like Elements

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order Has KOTOR-Like Elements

Respawn’s Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order is incorporating elements similar to The Knights of the Old Republic, often considered one of the best Star Wars games.

By Weston Albert on 13 June 2019
The 10 Best Games of E3 2019

The 10 Best Games of E3 2019

E3 2019 had plenty of exciting games on display, some with live demos and others with hands-on opportunities, and 10 games stood out as the best of the show.

By Anthony Taormina on 10 June 2019
Darkwood Review

Darkwood Review

Darkwood succeeds in creating a haunting atmosphere that will leave even veteran horror gamers on edge, but it has its fair share of tedious moments as well.

By Dalton Cooper on 03 June 2019
Team Sonic Racing Review

Team Sonic Racing Review

Team Sonic Racing’s co-op racing gimmick fails to elevate it above being an average kart racer, and its roster of racers feels lackluster compared to previous games.

By Dalton Cooper on 03 June 2019
Slay the Spire Review

Slay the Spire Review

Slay the Spire is one of the best deck-building games we’ve played, featuring addicting, strategic combat blended with a satisfying roguelike gameplay loop.

By Dalton Cooper on 03 June 2019
Layers of Fear 2 Review

Layers of Fear 2 Review

From developer Bloober Team and publisher Gun Media, Layers of Fear 2 is a truly terrifying game and a significant improvement over the original in many ways.

By Joshua Duckworth on 27 May 2019
Apex Legends' Next Character May Be Bangalore's Brother

Apex Legends' Next Character May Be Bangalore's Brother

Speculation that the next new character for Apex Legends is Bangalore’s brother arises online after developer Respawn Entertainment posts some new lore for the legend.

By Joshua Duckworth on 27 May 2019
Google Stadia Price, Release Date, and More Coming Soon

Google Stadia Price, Release Date, and More Coming Soon

Google Stadia reveals a window for when interested gamers can expect to discover the gaming platform’s price, release date, game announcements, launch info, and more.

By Joshua Duckworth on 25 May 2019
Observation Review

Observation Review

Inspired by sci-fi classics like 2001: A Space Odyssey, Observation delivers an unnerving story with a creepy atmosphere that goes to waste thanks to poor gameplay.

By Dalton Cooper on 24 May 2019
Overwatch League Makes Major Mother's Day Mistake

Overwatch League Makes Major Mother's Day Mistake

The official Overwatch League stream makes a major mistake during its Mother’s Day broadcast, mistakenly displaying the image of two notorious serial killers.

By Jasmine Henry on 22 May 2019
MK 11: Ed Boon Teases Fans Who Want Mileena DLC

MK 11: Ed Boon Teases Fans Who Want Mileena DLC

Mortal Kombat 11 game director Ed Boon takes to Twitter to gently tease fans who want to see Mileena added to the game’s roster of characters as a DLC fighter.

By Dalton Cooper on 14 May 2019
New Evidence The Last of Us 2 Release Date is in 2019

New Evidence The Last of Us 2 Release Date is in 2019

More evidence surfaces in favor of The Last of Us: Part 2 nearing the end of its development and launching at some point in 2019, courtesy of co-director Anthony Newman.

By Dalton Cooper on 13 May 2019
Mortal Kombat 11: Where is Mileena?

Mortal Kombat 11: Where is Mileena?

For Mortal Kombat 11 fans wondering why Mileena isn’t in the new game, we discuss the storyline reason for her absence, and the possibility she will be DLC.

By Dalton Cooper on 13 May 2019
Death Stranding Will Offer Metal Gear Solid Feature

Death Stranding Will Offer Metal Gear Solid Feature

Death Stranding may share a major gameplay feature as well as some themes with Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain, game developer Hideo Kojima reveals.

By Jasmine Henry on 08 May 2019
Adidas x Pokemon Pikachu, Squirtle Sneakers Revealed

Adidas x Pokemon Pikachu, Squirtle Sneakers Revealed

Adidas appears to be partnering with The Pokemon Company to create a new line of Pokemon sneakers, with Pikachu and Squirtle designs showing up on the web.

By Sarah Fields on 07 May 2019
Sonic the Hedgehog Movie Design to Be Changed

Sonic the Hedgehog Movie Design to Be Changed

The look of Sonic the Hedgehog from the upcoming film’s trailer was poorly received, to put it lightly, so the film’s director is now promising changes.

By Rory Young on 02 May 2019
PS5 Devkit Leak Suggests Powerful Specs

PS5 Devkit Leak Suggests Powerful Specs

Leaked information about the PS5 dev kit from an industry insider seems to confirm rumors that the Sony console will be more powerful than Google Stadia.

By Jasmine Henry on 02 May 2019
Fortnite Tourney Champs Decry Balance Tweaks, Will Quit

Fortnite Tourney Champs Decry Balance Tweaks, Will Quit

After their win, Collegiate Starleague champions Jack Stuttard and Ibrahim Diaz criticize Epic Games onstage for the developer’s flawed handling of Fortnite’s balancing.

By Brandon McIntyre on 29 April 2019
Kingdom Hearts 3 DLC Details Officially Revealed

Kingdom Hearts 3 DLC Details Officially Revealed

Tetsuya Nomura reveals details of the upcoming Kingdom Hearts 3 DLC, including a new story scenario titled ReMIND, as well as new bosses and a new Keyblade.

By Michael Beckwith on 27 April 2019
Destiny 2 Nerfing Two of Its Best Crucible PvP Weapons

Destiny 2 Nerfing Two of Its Best Crucible PvP Weapons

Bungie announces planned nerfs to the Luna’s Howl and Not Forgotten pinnacle hand cannons, two of the most popular weapons used in Crucible PvP in Destiny 2.

By Anthony Taormina on 25 April 2019
Mortal Kombat 11: Unlocking Every Skin Costs Thousands

Mortal Kombat 11: Unlocking Every Skin Costs Thousands

Based on the math done by Reddit user AccomplishedPoet8, it would take over $6,000 or 3,000 hours of gameplay to unlock all of the skins in Mortal Kombat 11.

By Dalton Cooper on 25 April 2019
Metal Gear Solid Voice Actress Teases 'Secret' Project

Metal Gear Solid Voice Actress Teases 'Secret' Project

With no word on the Metal Gear series’ future since Metal Gear Survive’s release, singer and actress Donna Burke teased what is possibly a new entry in the franchise.

By Brandon McIntyre on 24 April 2019
Call of Duty Announcement Rumors Spread

Call of Duty Announcement Rumors Spread

Activision appears to be preparing to announce the 2019 iteration of the Call of Duty franchise, including holding a special hands-on event for football stars.

By Rory Young on 24 April 2019
Snoop Dogg Streams Mortal Kombat 11 Before Release

Snoop Dogg Streams Mortal Kombat 11 Before Release

Although Mortal Kombat 11 is now out worldwide, the 17-time Grammy nominated artist Snoop Dogg was able to preview and stream the game a few hours prior to its release.

By Ramon Hara on 23 April 2019
Overwatch Archives 2019 Reveals New Skin for Moira

Overwatch Archives 2019 Reveals New Skin for Moira

Using the official Overwatch Twitter account, Blizzard reveals new legendary skins for Baptiste and Moira that will be added as part of the Storm Rising event.

By Dalton Cooper on 22 April 2019
God of War Director Teasing Something for Anniversary

God of War Director Teasing Something for Anniversary

God of War director Cory Barlog teases that something could be happening for the game’s one year anniversary, but also confirms that it will not be DLC.

By Joshua Duckworth on 15 April 2019
Pokemon GO: April Community Day Guide, Details, and Dates

Pokemon GO: April Community Day Guide, Details, and Dates

Pokemon GO trainers can use this guide to learn all of the dates, times, and details about this weekend’s special Bagon-themed April Community Day event.

By Denny Connolly on 12 April 2019
Pokemon GO: April Community Day Exclusive Move

Pokemon GO: April Community Day Exclusive Move

Pokemon GO confirms that trainers who evolve Bagon during the April Community Day window will receive the Dragon-type move Outrage as the exclusive event ability.

By Denny Connolly on 11 April 2019
Black Hole Picture Inspires Funny Gaming Memes

Black Hole Picture Inspires Funny Gaming Memes

The Event Horizon Telescope reveals the very first picture of a black hole ever taken, leading to widespread memes comparing the groundbreaking image to video games.

By Dalton Cooper on 11 April 2019
Mortal Kombat 11 Switch File Size Revealed

Mortal Kombat 11 Switch File Size Revealed

Pre-loading is live for the Switch version of NetherRealm Studios’ forthcoming fighting game, Mortal Kombat 11, and the game’s file size on the platform is revealed.

By Kyle Sledge on 09 April 2019
Mortal Kombat 11: How Many DLC Characters Are There?

Mortal Kombat 11: How Many DLC Characters Are There?

A datamine of the Nintendo Switch version of Mortal Kombat 11 reveals details about the game, including the number of DLC characters that will be added post-launch.

By Dalton Cooper on 09 April 2019
Pokemon YouTubers Accused of Being Sexual Predators

Pokemon YouTubers Accused of Being Sexual Predators

Four prominent members of the Pokemon YouTube community, including TheKingNappy, are accused of being sexual predators by at least 12 different individuals.

By Dalton Cooper on 05 April 2019
Rumor: Pictures of PS5 Controller and Dev Kit Leak

Rumor: Pictures of PS5 Controller and Dev Kit Leak

Pictures begin to circulate on Twitter and elsewhere online of what is reportedly the PlayStation 5 controller and console dev kit Sony has sent to developers.

By Dalton Cooper on 02 April 2019
Destiny 2 Buffing Reckoning Weapon Drop Rates

Destiny 2 Buffing Reckoning Weapon Drop Rates

Destiny 2 players are busy grinding away at The Reckoning to earn the powerful weapons tied to it, and thankfully in update 2.2.1 it will get a lot easier to earn them.

By Patrick Kirk on 02 April 2019
Devil May Cry 5 Bloody Palace is Out Now

Devil May Cry 5 Bloody Palace is Out Now

The video game publisher and developer Capcom officially makes the free update adding the Bloody Palace DLC available today for Devil May Cry 5 players.

By Kyle Sledge on 01 April 2019
Skyrim Grandma Will Be an NPC in The Elder Scrolls 6

Skyrim Grandma Will Be an NPC in The Elder Scrolls 6

Shirley Curry, referred to as the ‘Skyrim Grandma’ by her YouTube fans online, has been confirmed as an NPC in Bethesda’s upcoming RPG The Elder Scrolls 6.

By Cameron Corliss on 30 March 2019
Dead by Daylight: All the Killers in the Game

Dead by Daylight: All the Killers in the Game

To date, there have been 15 killers added to the asymmetric multiplayer horror game Dead by Daylight, and here is an updated list of every single one.

By Dalton Cooper on 29 March 2019
Every Apple Arcade Game Confirmed So Far

Every Apple Arcade Game Confirmed So Far

Here is every single game confirmed for the Apple Arcade subscription service so far, ranging from major new titles in leading franchises to innovative indies.

By Jasmine Henry on 27 March 2019
Pokemon GO Spring Equinox Event Revealed

Pokemon GO Spring Equinox Event Revealed

As the season begins to change, an all-new Pokemon GO event is announced that will celebrate the upcoming spring equinox, and will feature Grass-type Pokemon.

By Curt Hutson on 16 March 2019
Pokemon GO Announces Special Rayquaza Raid Weekend

Pokemon GO Announces Special Rayquaza Raid Weekend

Mast of the Weather Trio, Rayquaza, is returning to Pokemon GO next weekend, and players will have a short time to join a Special Raid Battle to catch their very own.

By Curt Hutson on 07 March 2019
Report: Scalebound to Release as Switch Exclusive

Report: Scalebound to Release as Switch Exclusive

According to a new report, Platinum Games’ action role-playing game, Scalebound, is being revived to release as an exclusive for the Nintendo Switch platform.

By Kyle Sledge on 19 February 2019
How to Get the Fortnite Season 8 Battle Pass for Free

How to Get the Fortnite Season 8 Battle Pass for Free

Fortnite Battle Royale players who sign in and complete certain number of tasks prior to February 27 can unlock the upcoming season 8 Battle Pass for free.

By Joshua Duckworth on 14 February 2019
Xbox To Add Major New Titles To Game Pass

Xbox To Add Major New Titles To Game Pass

Microsoft announces a few major new additions to its Game Pass service coming this month, including games such as Crackdown 3 and Shadow Of The Tomb Raider.

By Cameron Corliss on 06 February 2019
Death Stranding Release May Take a While, Says Kojima

Death Stranding Release May Take a While, Says Kojima

Death Stranding director Hideo Kojima states that it may take ‘a while’ before those looking forward to the PlayStation exclusive will get a chance to play the title.

By Kyle Sledge on 29 January 2019
Machinima YouTube Channel Deletes Over 10 Years of Videos

Machinima YouTube Channel Deletes Over 10 Years of Videos

Apparently without giving advanced notice to any of the content creators it’s partnered with, YouTube channel Machinima deletes over 10 years of content.

By Dalton Cooper on 19 January 2019
Destiny 2: How to Unlock the Jotunn Exotic Fusion Rifle

Destiny 2: How to Unlock the Jotunn Exotic Fusion Rifle

One of Destiny 2’s newest exotic weapons, Jotunn, basically turns players into Mega Man, allowing them to shoot fireballs that track enemies and set the ground ablaze.

By Patrick Kirk on 11 January 2019
The Order: 1886 Dev Now Hiring for its Next AAA Game

The Order: 1886 Dev Now Hiring for its Next AAA Game

The Order: 1886 developer Ready At Dawn confirms that it is on a mass hiring spree as it aims to fill a variety of positions to work on a third-person action game.

By Jasmine Henry on 10 January 2019
Xbox Game Pass Adds Two Games, Removing These Four

Xbox Game Pass Adds Two Games, Removing These Four

Microsoft adds two more games to the Game Pass lineup for January, while revealing that four games will also be leaving the subscription service soon.

By Janine Engelbrecht on 10 January 2019
Overwatch Announces Year of the Pig Event

Overwatch Announces Year of the Pig Event

Blizzard announces the start date for the next Overwatch seasonal event, which will celebrate the Chinese New Year and the Year of the Pig with new cosmetics and more.

By Dalton Cooper on 09 January 2019
Rumor: Modern Warfare 4 Campaign Will Be MW2 Remaster

Rumor: Modern Warfare 4 Campaign Will Be MW2 Remaster

A new rumor based on supposedly ‘leaked’ information claims that Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 4’s campaign will be a remaster of Modern Warfare 2’s story.

By Dalton Cooper on 06 January 2019
Devil May Cry 5 Shows Off Live-Action Cutscenes

Devil May Cry 5 Shows Off Live-Action Cutscenes

Capcom releases a short teaser video showing off live-action cutscenes that Devil May Cry 5 deluxe edition owners are going to see once the game launches in March.

By Derek Nichols on 28 December 2018
TLOU2 Director Teases 'Heart-Wrenching' Scene

TLOU2 Director Teases 'Heart-Wrenching' Scene

Neil Druckmann, the director for Naughty Dog’s forthcoming action-adventure title, The Last of Us: Part 2, teases a ‘heart-wrenching’ scene in the game.

By Kyle Sledge on 23 December 2018
Rejected Gen 1 Pokemon Designs Revealed

Rejected Gen 1 Pokemon Designs Revealed

Japanese television channel NHK reveals original concept art for the first generation of Pokemon games, including an unused design for the popular Pokemon Gyarados.

By Dalton Cooper on 23 December 2018
Pokemon GO Confirms Totodile Community Day

Pokemon GO Confirms Totodile Community Day

The video game developer Niantic officially confirms that next month’s Community Day for the augmented reality game Pokemon GO will feature the Water-type, Totodile.

By Kyle Sledge on 21 December 2018
The Outer Worlds Has Companions That Can Abandon You

The Outer Worlds Has Companions That Can Abandon You

The Outer Worlds narrative designer Megan Starks discusses the upcoming sci-fi RPG’s companion system, and reveals that players’ companions can abandon them.

By Dalton Cooper on 18 December 2018
How Will Tumblr's Ban on Adult Content Affect Gamers?

How Will Tumblr's Ban on Adult Content Affect Gamers?

As Tumblr announces a ban on all adult content on its platform, Game Rant wonders what this could mean for Tumblr’s gaming communities and gaming fan artists.

By Jasmine Henry on 09 December 2018
Pokemon GO: December Community Day Weekend Details

Pokemon GO: December Community Day Weekend Details

Pokemon GO announces its Community Day plans for December and surprise everyone by bringing back all previous Community Day featured Pokemon for a weekend long event.

By Denny Connolly on 21 November 2018
Xbox Responds to Sony E3 2019 Announcement

Xbox Responds to Sony E3 2019 Announcement

Following the announcement that Sony will be skipping E3 2019 for the first time in 24 years, Xbox confirms it will be there in a lighthearted jab at the competitor.

By Joshua Duckworth on 16 November 2018