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2018 PS4 Exclusives Due In First Half Of Next Year

06/19/2017, Sony fans wouldn’t have liked that the company didn’t release provide confirmed release dates for the 2018 PS4 exclusives that it unveiled at the E3 2017 gaming expo in Los Angeles earlier this month. On the other hand, Microsoft was...

Splatoon 2 For The Switch Will Run At 1080p @ 60fps Docked

06/14/2017, When the Nintendo Switch was launched, many were a little skeptical about the console’s capabilities especially given its specs which seemed like a souped up version of the NVIDIA SHIELD tablet. Then again Nintendo’s games were never really meant to...

Bungie Explains Why Destiny 2 For PC Is Released At A Later Date

06/14/2017, When the folks at Bungie first announced Destiny 2, it was revealed that the game would be arriving on console first before being released on the PC. It was unclear why that was the case, but during an interview with Polygon at E3, Bungie and Vicarious...

New Xbox Live Avatars Release Due This Fall

06/14/2017, Microsoft first hinted at the possibility of its Xbox Live Avatars being revamped back in 2015. Two job listings were posted at that time which suggested that the company wanted to bring its avatars to the next level. Hints about the new avatars were...

Naughty Dog Explains Why ‘The Last Of Us 2’ Wasn’t At E3

06/14/2017, As expected during E3 2017, there were plenty of games that were revealed during the event, but if there was one title that was conspicuously missing, it was Naughty Dog’s The Last of Us 2. The game was officially announced towards the end of 2016,...

Metal Gear Survive Has Been Delayed to Early 2018

06/14/2017, In 2016, the folks at Konami announced a new Metal Gear game in the form of Metal Gear Survive. What makes this game interesting isn’t so much the gameplay itself, but rather this marks the first Metal Gear title that will be released by Konami...

Microsoft Wants To Bring Xbox Emulation Onto The PC

06/14/2017, With every new generation of console released, the old one gets left behind. This is pretty much true of all technology,  but what we’re seeing Microsoft do is try to keep some of its older stuff alive through backwards compatibility, where the Xbox...

Nintendo Announces ‘Metroid Prime 4’ For The Switch

06/14/2017, With video game franchises, Metroid is one of the classics out there today and over the years without fail we’ve seen how Nintendo has tried to keep the franchise alive by including Samus in games like Super Smash Bros. Now it looks like fans of Metroid...

8bitdo Announces Retro-Themed Controllers For The Nintendo Switch

06/14/2017, In case the Nintendo Switch’s Joy-Cons or the Pro controller aren’t really doing it for you, you’re in luck because accessory maker 8BitDo has announced a bunch of new gaming controller peripherals that are pretty obviously aimed at the Nintendo...

Super Mario Odyssey Coming To The Switch This October

06/14/2017, We have to admit that when the Nintendo Switch was launched, we were surprised that Mario was not among the launch titles. Instead the biggest name that was launched with the console was The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, which on hindsight was a...

A Pokemon RPG Is In Development For The Nintendo Switch

06/14/2017, We know that there are many, many gamers who are looking forward to the time when Nintendo announces Pokemon for the Switch. So far we’ve come pretty close with Pokken Tournament DX, but it seems that Nintendo was waiting for the Nintendo Direct event...

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Expansion Pass Announced

06/14/2017, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild was released alongside the Nintendo Switch a couple of months ago, although it seems that it didn’t take players long before they finished the entire game. Given that the game is an open world concept, unlike...

Rocket League Announced For The Nintendo Switch

06/14/2017, When you look at games designed for the PS4/Xbox One, they tend to be more “serious” in nature, while Nintendo games on the other hand are more lighthearted and are designed for quick gaming sessions. Rocket League seemed like it was a good fit but...