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Remedy’s Control makes me feel like a Jedi that prefers guns

Remedy’s Control makes me feel like a Jedi that prefers guns

The elevator pitch for Control is pretty simple. It's a third-person shooter with Star Wars-stlye Force powers. And, hey, turns out that's pretty fun.
Turtle Beach completes acquisition of German accessory maker Roccat

Turtle Beach completes acquisition of German accessory maker Roccat

San Diego-based Turtle Beach has completed its acquisition of German PC peripherals maker Roccat for $15.6 million, plus earnouts.
Why demons are coming to Just Cause 4’s shooter sandbox

Why demons are coming to Just Cause 4’s shooter sandbox

We interviewed Victoria Setian, producer of the "Los Demonios " downloadable content for Square Enix's Just Cause 4 shooter game.
The RetroBeat: Aladdin is a Genesis masterpiece

The RetroBeat: Aladdin is a Genesis masterpiece

Aladdin is one of the best games made for the Genesis.
Baldur’s Gate, other BioWare classics are coming to consoles later this year

Baldur’s Gate, other BioWare classics are coming to consoles later this year

BioWare’s most celebrated role-playing games from the late 1990s and early 2000s are headed to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch later this year. The games include Baldur’s Gate,
Nintendo adds ex-Gearbox, Disney Infinity EP John Vignocchi to its developer and publisher relations team

Nintendo adds ex-Gearbox, Disney Infinity EP John Vignocchi to its developer and publisher relations team

A few days after announcing that he's leaving Gearbox, John Vignocchi has reveled that he is joining Nintendo of America.
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare gets a horrific reboot on October 25 with crossplay support

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare gets a horrific reboot on October 25 with crossplay support

Modern Warfare is coming out for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC on October 25 with crossplay support for the first time ever.
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare impressions — Taking war in a frightening direction

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare impressions — Taking war in a frightening direction

I've seen scenes from the single-player campaign of Activision and Infinity Ward's Call of Duty: Modern Warfare game. I'm not sure this game should be made.
Ghostbusters: The Video Game gets a remaster from Saber Interactive

Ghostbusters: The Video Game gets a remaster from Saber Interactive

The Ghostbusters video game from 2009 is getting a remaster that will come out for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, and PC. It will release later this year.
Rick and Morty’s Justin Roiland gets wacky with Snapchat for some Trover Saves the Universe AR love

Rick and Morty’s Justin Roiland gets wacky with Snapchat for some Trover Saves the Universe AR love

Justin Roiland teamed up with Snapchat for some AR shenanigans for his upcoming game, Trover Saves the Universe.
Death Stranding launches on November 8

Death Stranding launches on November 8

Sony revealed on a new trailer streamed on Twitch that Death Stranding is coming to PlayStation 4 on November 8.
Square Enix will reveal its Avengers game at E3

Square Enix will reveal its Avengers game at E3

The official Twitter account for Square Enix's Marvel's Avengers game revealed today that the title will have its worldwide reveal during E3.
New Need for Speed coming this year, won’t be at E3

New Need for Speed coming this year, won’t be at E3

A new blog post on Electronic Art's site reveals that a new Need for Speed is coming out this year.
Makey Makey founder starts GameBender grassroots game console with National Science Foundation funding

Makey Makey founder starts GameBender grassroots game console with National Science Foundation funding

Jay Silver is unveiling GameBender, an educational game console startup that has funding from the National Science Foundation.
Dauntless now has over 6 million players a week after official launch

Dauntless now has over 6 million players a week after official launch

Phoenix Labs announced today that Dauntless now has 6 million players.
EA releases adventure game Sea of Solitude on July 5

EA releases adventure game Sea of Solitude on July 5

Electronic Arts announced today that it will release Sea of Solitude worldwide on July 5. The adventure game is coming out for PS4, Xbox One, and PC.

Why Life is Strange 2 writers ratcheted up the drama in Episode 3

Jean-Luc Cano, lead writer of Life is Strange 2, said Episode 3 will test your patience as a caregiver, responsible for taking care of a young sibling.
Life is Strange 2: Episode 3 impressions — Less choice, more drama

Life is Strange 2: Episode 3 impressions — Less choice, more drama

Life is Strange 2: Episode 3 has more drama than the previous episodes. But the consequence is that you have less control over the story.
‘Mortal Kombat 11,’ ‘League of Legends’ Dominate Global Digital Games

‘Mortal Kombat 11,’ ‘League of Legends’ Dominate Global Digital Games

The world’s top-earning digital games for last month include “Mortal Kombat 11,” “League of Legends,” and “Fortnite Battle Royale,” according to a report from SuperData released Tuesday. The ranking
The DeanBeat: With Oculus Quest, it’s the convenience, stupid

The DeanBeat: With Oculus Quest, it’s the convenience, stupid

Freedom from wires is the best part of the Oculus Quest virtual reality headset, which debuted on Tuesday for the low price of $400.