Octopath Traveler hands-on — the march of endless beginnings

Octopath Traveler hands-on — the march of countless beginnings

I’ve performed about eight hours of Octopath Traveler, and I’ve blended emotions about Square Enix’s first role-playing sport for the Nintendo Switch. It seems lovely. The fight is artistic and satisfying. And its story construction is exclusive but … offputting. Octopath Traveler comes out on July 13. It options eight characters, every with their very own […]

The IndieBeat: Glitch Mundo carves out a grassroots festival for indie games in Brazil

The IndieBeat: Glitch Mundo carves out a grassroots pageant for indie video games in Brazil

Brazil’s Independent Games (BIG) Festival ran final week in São Paulo, but it surely wasn’t the one occasion there that celebrates indie video games. A gaggle of native builders had put collectively and hosted their very own pageant, Glitch Mundo, in three cities all through Brazil. While BIG invitations video games from throughout Latin America in […]

Steam lists its top PC games at 2018’s midpoint

Steam lists its prime PC video games at 2018’s midpoint

Valve’s digital PC retailer Steam revealed the games that have sold best on its platform so far in 2018. The checklist separates video games into a number of tiers, with Platinum being on the prime. We’ve requested Valve what the edge is for a sport to be thought of Platinum on Steam. They seem in […]

Shenmue I & II launch on August 21 for PS4, Xbox One, and PC

Shenmue I & II launch on August 21 for PS4, Xbox One, and PC

Sega introduced as we speak that the Shenmue I & II remasters will likely be out there on August 21 for PlayStation four, Xbox One, and PC. Both video games come collectively within the assortment. The unique Shenmue got here out for the Dreamcast in 1999. It is a landmark sport that pioneered the open world […]

Anthem’s story ‘anchors the content,’ but it’s still a BioWare experience

Anthem scores excessive with 5 Game Critics Awards nominations

The nominations for the Game Critics Awards are out and Electronic Arts and BioWare’s science fiction recreation Anthem is without doubt one of the massive winners of finest video games of the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3). All informed, Anthem had 5 nominations, together with one for the celebrated “best of show.” I used to be […]

Uncharted creator Amy Hennig left EA in January

Uncharted creator Amy Hennig left EA in January

Amy Hennig has not been with Electronic Arts since January, Eurogamer learned today from the Gamelab convention in Barcelona, Spain. The former Uncharted director and author stated that she has now began an impartial studio. Hennig was working at EA’s Visceral studio on a Star Wars recreation codenamed Ragtag. EA closed the studio in October and […]

Overwatch’s next hero is a cute hamster in a mech ball of death

Overwatch’s subsequent hero is a cute hamster in a mech ball of dying

Overwatch teased its subsequent hero on its Twitter account at this time with a brief video. It appears like this PlayStation four, Xbox One, and PC team-based shooter is getting its weirdest champion but. The champion revealed. pic.twitter.com/0Fdpg2iBcs — Overwatch (@PlayOverwatch) June 28, 2018 Yup, that could be a hamster. Overwatch launched in May 2016. […]

Epic Games awards $1 million in Unreal Dev Grants to 37 teams

Epic Games awards $1 million in Unreal Dev Grants to 37 groups

Epic Games is opening up its Fortnite cash vault to award 37 recreation improvement groups with a complete of $1 million in Unreal Dev Grants, the writer and engine maker introduced this morning. Established in 2015 as a $5 million fund, the Unreal Dev Grants program awards $5,000 to $50,000 to builders and studios making […]

Oculus Rift now requires Windows 10

Oculus Rift now requires Windows 10

Oculus has just raised the minimal and advisable spec for Rift gadgets to Windows 10, and is warning that customers of older Windows OS variations “may not be able to use many new and upcoming features and apps.” If posts on Oculus’ weblog are any indication, preliminary consumer response to the information isn’t totally optimistic. […]

PUBG Corp. drops its battle royale lawsuit against Epic and Fortnite

PUBG Corp. drops its battle royale lawsuit in opposition to Epic and Fortnite

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds studio PUBG Corp. at present dropped its lawsuit in opposition to Fortnite creator Epic Games, by way of Bloomberg. The authorized difficulty took two rival video games to the battle royale world of courts and legal professionals, however the episode is now over. We have no idea why PUBG Corp. dropped the case. […]