The first and second episodes of Telltale's The Walking Dead game were released two months apart. That's too long of a wait, the company says, and they want to deliver the next episode faster.
Walking Dead: The Game is set in the immediate aftermath of the zombie apocalypse. A (mostly) new group of survivors band together to fend off "walkers." They'll also have to deal with other humans driven to desperate measures by the crisis.
Episode One introduced us to the main character, escaped conv...more
Fighting games are seeing renewed popularity these days, so it makes sense that Capcom would want to ride that train as far as it will run, offering up a chance to play some of the genres early gems with the recently announced Marvel vs. Capcom Origins, headed to XBLA and the PlayStation Network this September.
With the digital release of Marvel vs. Capcom 2 and the console release of Marvel vs. Capcom 3 doing so well these past couple of years, Capcom has decided to up the ante with a double ...more
There have been two things that have been publicly put to scrutiny regarding Resident Evil 6: 1) The game will supposedly return to its horror roots. 2.) The game seems to be aiming for the Call of Duty crowd. Well, you can scratch the first one off the list because it's been confirmed that the game uses regenerating health. Horror-survival my foot.
Anyone watching the footage from E3 as well as the hands-on demos probably took note that the health bar was never a focus of the action. The E3 ...more
Forget hard copies, physical media or the potential discovery of disc-locked content, EA wants to bypass all of that and embrace a truly digital future. In a new interview with GameIndustry.biz, EA's label president lets it all hang out on how they want to maximize the most for the minimum.
According to Frank Gibeau, EA is going all-out on the digital front, with the label president saying...
"It's in the near future. It's coming. We have a clear line of sight on it and we're excited about it....more
Turn 10 is offering another batch of new vehicles to Forza 4 players today. The July Car Pack, now available through Xbox Live, provides ten new vehicles to race and customize.
The July Car Pack has an assortment of classic and new vehicles. The selection ranges from the 1952 Hudson Hornet to the 2012 Spyker C8 Aileron. If you're looking for a car that won't attract the opposite sex, you can hop into the 1973 Gremlin X.
Here's the full list of vehicles offered, along with brief descriptions:
If you're looking to play Halo 4 online, make sure you've got storage space to spare. Microsoft says that, at the very least, you'll need an 8GB USB Flash Drive for the game's multiplayer.
"For an optimal experience playing with an Xbox 360 Hard Drive is highly recommended. For Xbox 360 4GB, Arcade and Core consoles, the Xbox 360 Hard Drive is sold separately," adds Microsoft.
Halo 4's multiplayer will feature a number of competitive modes called War Games. In War Games, players control custo...more
Ladies and gentlemen, start your engines. Crafty karters are only a handful of months away from diving into LittleBigPlanet Karting, but the game needs to go through a series of beta tests before it's deemed ready for the public. That's where you fine folks come in, because sign-ups for the first wave of beta testing has officially begun.
With development headed up by United Front Games, the people behind the cleverly executed yet commercially lackluster Modnation Racters, LittleBigPlanet Kart...more
It was bound to happen. The two titans of "screw you first, provide content later" have finally butted heads in the most ridiculous ways imaginable: over social "Ville" type games. This is one of those stories where I wish I was smart enough to make up something this stupid.
Since I spent the majority of my time laughing over the absolute absurdity of this whole thing, I'll only touch over the notable points Lutopia does a really good job of explaining, point for point.
So basically, if you ...more
The best way for positive press to spread is from the people using your product. This is going to be Nintendo's prime approach for the Wii U's online service called the Nintendo Network. In a conference meeting, Nintendo president Saito Iwata let loose a few juicy details regarding the Wii U and the upcoming services.
Andria Sang lists a few of the tidbits that came out of a conference meeting in Japan regarding key elements of the Wii U's functionality. The most interesting thing was regardin...more
Blizzard announced that their full line-up of games for GamesCom 2012 in Cologne, Germany will feature everyone's favorite Diablo III, the next expansion for StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm and the first glimpse at the opening cinematic for the next big World of Warcraft expansion, the Mists of Pandaria.
Demos of MoP will also be on display, so after watching the opening cinematic you'll be able to dabble in the new expansion pack's content, which features a lot of kung-fu pandas and ancient,...more