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Fox News Implicates Dark Souls in Miranda Barbour Murders

Oh Fox News. Your ability to baselessly pin tragedy on videogames is unmatched. This time it is implied that Dark Souls, or as the analyst so eloquently refers to it “Dark Soul”, is responsible for ‘Craigslist Killer’ Miranda Barbour’s alleged satanic inspired serial killing rampage across the United States. Right now only the death of electrical engineer Troy LaFerrara is confirmed.

Photo Mode and Many Others Changes Coming in New inFAMOUS: Second Son Patch Tomorrow

Tomorrow, a new patch will be available for inFAMOUS: Second Son, which will add a few changes to the game that some players have been asking for. For example, you’ll be able to adjust the time of day as you please once you’ve finished the game, there will be an option to cap the game at 30 frames per second, localization text changes, some crash fixes, and fix to make the game pause when your controller runs out of battery. [...]

Arc System Works New Site Teases…BloodRayne?

Arc System Works, the popular developers behind Guilty Gear and BlazBlue, have just launched a new teaser site for an upcoming game. The countdown, superimposed with the initials BRCS, indicates 7 days until the reveal and features an anime-esque artwork showcasing a busty, leather-clad heroine with a dagger of sorts. She also happens to feature prominently the symbol seen in another series, BloodRayne. In addition is a play on Nietzsche’s famous quote: “She who fights monsters might take care lest [...]

 

Free PVZ: Garden Warfare DLC Now Available

Fans of shooters inspired by tower defense games should be pleased to hear that a new free add-on for Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare has been released into the wild. Zomboss Down is a western inspired update and is quite far reaching especially for the super low price of free. There’s a new map, eight new playable characters, over 200 customization items, and an upping of the level cap from 20 to 30.

DrinkBox Studios Announces Severed, a Trippy-Looking Adventure

DrinkBox Studios, the guys who brought us indie hit Guacamelee!, has just revealed its newest game in a press release today. This one’s called Severed which stars a female warrior who finds herself lost in a strange new world. Players will piece the unnamed warrior’s story together as the game progresses and experience a zany, colourful world in Severed. More details about this trippy-looking game were also provided: – Take on the role of a heroine in this first-person, dungeon [...]

New Evolve Screenshots Showcase Impressive Beasts

If you’ve ever dreamed of becoming a hulking beast and bashing your friends’ virtual brains in, then you should be on the lookout for Evolve, the upcoming title from Turtle Rock Studios. The multiplayer shooter pits prey against predator, as players will choose a daring hunter or gruesome monster in a competitive 4v1 match. Six new screenshots of Turtle Rock’s title surfaced today, giving some insight into the evolving monsters and 4v1 game style. Most of the images showcase the awesome [...]

MotoGP and WRC Developer to Put Fans’ Faces Onto Characters of Their Next Game

You might not have heard of Milestone S.r.L. They’re not Criterion or Turn 10, but the Italian developer has been relentlessly pushing out motorbike and rally racing sims for twenty years, and while that’s not everyone’s cup of tea, they’ve certainly won the hearts of whom’s it is. As a token of appreciation for the people who come back every year to drool over the fidelity of MotoGP, World Racing Championships and SBK, their website now allows users to upload a picture of [...]

PAX East – Titanfall DLC ‘Expedition’ Details Revealed

During a PAX East developers conference, the team at Respawn unveiled the new DLC for Titanfall titled Expedition. Included are three new maps to the Frontier: Runoff, Swamplands, and Wargames. Below is a synopsis from the devleopers. In the wake of the Battle of Demeter, IMC Expeditionary Forces travel deep into Frontier space to recover from their recent defeat. On an uncharted world, the IMC begin construction of a new fleet operations base, using newly acquired water collection and filtration [...]

PAX East – Nuclear Throne to Receive Multiplayer Treatment

Rami Ismail of Vlambeer announced via the PAX Twitch stream today that Nuclear Throne, the procedurally generated, roguelike shoot ‘em up is going to have a multiplayer mode. Ismail emphasized that Vlambeer was using the game’s early access feedback in order to better the game over the course of its development. He noted that fans were continually asking for multiplayer modes, which he admits they had not planned for yet but was a logical next step in the process of making the [...]

PAX East – Fenix Rage Hands-On Impressions

Fenix Rage is by far the best game I have played at PAX East. Costa Rica-based Green Lava Studios front-man, Eduardo Ramirez has an impeccable knack for level design as well as mechanics, and it shows. Fenix Rage is polished beyond belief. The main character, Fenix, controlled like an extension of my thumbs. I had a laugh to myself when Eduardo first told me, “it was all about getting the cookie.” Sounds a bit like a sexual innuendo, right? I couldn’t help [...]

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