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New Romero FPS photo
New Romero FPS

Doom & Daikatana's John Romero working on new first-person shooter


John Romero's gonna...hope you enjoy his new game
Aug 11
John Romero, co-founder of id Software (Doom, Quake), is working on his first first-person shooter since Daikatana, he announced on Joystiq's podcast.  "I'm working on several games at once right now," Romero said. "But ... read
Walking Dead S3 photo
Walking Dead S3

Telltale is making a season 3 for The Walking Dead


Game of Thrones, Tales from the Borderlands, Walking Dead S3 -- so busy!
Jul 26
While we wait for the last episode in season two of The Walking Dead adventure game, Telltale president Kevin Bruner and Walking Dead writer Robert Kirkman have gone ahead and confirmed at Comic-Con (and on Twitter) that there will be a third season.   I wonder if that gives clues on how the last episode might play out.  read
New sexual Vita RPG photo
New sexual Vita RPG

NIS doing another erotic Vita RPG, Great Edo Blacksmith


Ecchi the Kisser
Jul 22
Nippon Ichi Software's new PS Vita title is Great Edo Blacksmith. It's coming to Japan on November 27. Gematsu reports, "players spend the remaining one year of their life as a blacksmith, with the goal of earning both a livi... read
Paradox Interactive photo
Paradox Interactive

Paradox Interactive will have Magicka 2, Hearts of Iron IV available at Gamescom 2014


Victoria will always have my Heart of Iron
Jul 09
Paradox Interactive will have quite the lineup at Gamescom 2014. Hearts of Iron IV and the new RPG IP Runemaster, along with several "secret projects," will be among the in-house developed titles shown this year. Joinin... read
omg censhorshop!!!! photo
omg censhorshop!!!!

Sexual punishment probably scrubbed from Criminal Girls western release


Maybe just don't localize it?
Jul 04
Criminal Girls: Invite Only, a touched up version of the 2010 PSP game Criminal Girls, is coming to Vita in North America and Europe next year, NIS America announced. Criminal Girls involves guiding seven girls through ... read
Zelda Williams photo
Zelda Williams

Zelda Williams likely teasing Majora's Mask 3DS for 'surprise' announcement


What else would she be holding that mask for?
Jun 11
Zelda Williams has had an interesting presence at E3 2014, and given her namesake it's not surprising to see her hanging around. But regarding her "extra special" surprise at E3 that we touched upon late in May, she may have ... read
Rainbow Six: Siege photo
Holy destructible environments
Ubisoft closed off its E3 press conference with the announcement of a brand-new game, Rainbow Six Siege. The demo shown featured a 5v5 multiplayer session that had one team holding a citizen hostage and barricading the house... read feature

New game photo
New game

Remember Me developer working with Square on new game


'Remember me?' - Dontnod
Jun 06
Look at Dontnod, going from denying bankruptcy claims to working on a new game in partnership with Square Enix. We know little else. "We're very excited to be working with Square Enix on our new game," Dontnod CEO Oskar Guilb... read
Night in the Woods photo
Death and pizza parties
Night in the Woods is real cool. I've played it and loved what I've played, from the writing to the art style to the pierogi. I just want to curl up with it on the couch and now that's going to be easier than even because it... read feature

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Former Irrational staff form new studio, announce their first game


What's the phrase about shutting up and taking money
Jun 03
It's been about four months since we first got the news that Irrational Games would be shutting down, and as some expected, some former staff have regrouped in a new studio called Day for Night Games. The studio boasts some b... read
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Natural Doctrine will have cross-play & cross-save on PS4, PS3, and Vita


Plus a brand new trailer
May 16
Kadokawa Game Studio's inaugural title, Natural Doctrine, is coming to the west thanks to NIS. The SRPG from Patapon director Atsushi li looks pretty interesting, though you can't really judge the game based on a CG trailer.... read
Running with the devil photo
Running with the devil

Space Run is a hexagonal Planet Express sim


But without lobster doctors and potty mouthed robots
May 02
Videogames like to get highfalutin with their space concepts. Everyone's a bounty hunter or ace pilot of magic jedi planet saver or whatever. What about the folks just trying to get by that make space the place for all those... read
Uncanny Valley photo
And it looks good and spooky
I got a bit of a The Shining (stylistically crossed with Gods Will Be Watching) vibe in this trailer for Uncanny Valley, but that quickly jumped to more overtly terrifying fare. Still impressive when a pixel art, 2D game can... read feature

Madden NFL 15 photo
Madden NFL 15

Madden 15's overly serious teaser to remind you it's coming


I bet you saw that coming
Apr 28
So, last year was Madden NFL 25, and this year is Madden NFL 15? I can't wait for Madden NFL -5. Integers are fun, kids. Anyway, here's a self-important trailer. Reminder: this is a game. It's a game of a game. Madden 15 is coming to PS4, Xbox One, PS3, and 360 on August 26 in North America, August 29 in Europe. Voting for the next cover player begins May 8. read
New pac-Man photo
New pac-Man

Namco has made another Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures


Pac it in, man
Apr 22
Coming to PS3, 360, Wii U, and 3DS this fall, a sequel to "an emotionless venture that's devoid of any soul or effort." I guess Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures, which is based on the new Pac-Man television series, did well enough to warrant a sequel. read
Namco's new F2P IP photo
But leaves the Gundams
The 2 on 2 Gundam vs. Gundam series is as big in Japan as that full-scale Gundam model in Tokyo. It's also big on the Destructoid Forum, in that one Gundam fan keeps explaining how it's the best fighting game and tries to get... read feature

Autosport preview photo
Be a good autosport and fetch daddy's carburetor so he can make his joke
Hot on the heels of last year's GRID 2, Codemasters is coming back with GRID Autosport, a "celebration of pure, unadulterated motorsport." This is going to be less of an arcade racer than GRID 2 ended up being, but without d... read feature

Preview: Totem photo
Can't beat that headline
Press Play proved it can make a platformer with Max and the Curse of Brotherhood, but it wasn't meant to test your muscle memory and invite speed running. It was a colorful adventure with some charm and plenty of stopping for... read feature

Natty Doc photo
Natty Doc

SRPG Natural Doctrine coming to North America, Europe


Valkyria Chronicles-esque PS3/PS4/Vita SRPG from Patapon director
Apr 02
Natural Doctrine -- Natty Doc to its friends -- is getting a digital and physical western release after its release in Japan today. The PS4, PS3, and Vita strategy RPG from Patapon director Atsushi Ii is coming courtesy of N... read
Momodora III photo
Momodora III

Like Cave Story? Greenlight the adorable Momodora III


Momodorable
Mar 20
Old school action platformer Momodora III has gone up on Steam Greenlight and it's looking cute as heck. Give it a vote, why don't you. You can also play the first two Momodora games for free. They're available for download on Bombservice's website. read
New Minority game! photo
New Minority game!

Papo & Yo developer is working on another new game, Cali


A tragic love story for all you Her fans out there
Mar 20
The wonderful Papo & Yo was successful enough for Minority Media to start production on a new game, Silent Enemy, which we haven't seen too much about in the year since its vague announcement. It appears Minority is also ... read
Race the Sun photo
Race the Sun

Race the Sun coming cross-buy to PS3, PS4, Vita


Racer? I hardly even know her!
Mar 14
Race the Sun is on its way to PS3, PS4, and Vita this summer. It will be cross-buy and cross-save, meaning you buy it once and can access it on all three and, if you have a Vita, you can take your saves on the go because of Transfarring. I miss Transfarring. Race the Sun? More like Race the Fun. read
Duelyst photo
Duelyst

Ex-Blizzard, Insomniac dev working on tactical, turn-based Duelyst


With art from Rogue Legacy lead artist Glauber Kotak
Mar 13
This game looks amazing. Duelyst, which I'm too in awe of to poke at the "y" in the title, started as a tabletop game that the team at newly formed Counterplay Games decided to turn into a videogame. That vision has come stu... read
Angry Birds Epic photo
Angry Birds Epic

Angry Bards: The next Angry Birds is a turn-based RPG


Angry Birds Epic
Mar 12
If Angry Birds Stella was Rovio playing it safe (make the same game but the bird is pink, that way girls will know it's for them even though girls and everyone else already play Angry Birds), the newly announced Angry Birds E... read
Razer's new laptops photo
Razer? I hardly even know her!
Every time I see a razor blade in person I have to pick it up. Those things are dangerous and shouldn't be left lying about. Kids could put them in their mouth or pigeons could weaponize them. Maybe mobsters will smuggle them... read feature

The Masterplan photo
The Masterplan

What if Nixon ditched the gold standard because you stole it all?


The Masterplan
Mar 10
Three former Disney Interactive developers have gotten together to form the much better named Shark Punch. On that there website (or embedded above) you can see a teaser for The Masterplan, a 70's styled heist game wherein y... read
Gone to consoles photo
Gone to consoles

Gone Home going to consoles this fall


Go home again
Mar 10
Majesco's indie publishing label Midnight City is bringing last year's surprise hit Gone Home to consoles later this fall, it has announced. Details on which consoles it will release for and when exactly are not yet availabl... read
Last of Us live action photo
Last of Us live action

Start your dream casting: They're making a Last of Us movie


How about Ellen Page as Ellie?
Mar 06
Distributor Screen Gems is teaming with Sam Raimi and his Ghost House Pictures production company to produce a live-action Last of Us movie, Deadline reports. Last of Us co-director and writer Neil Druckmann will pen the scri... read
Guacamelee photo
Guacamelee

Guacamelee: Super Turbo Championship Edition coming soon


Updated release to add new content
Mar 05
A new version of Guacamelee has been announced. Along with the above trailer, IGN is reporting that the Super Turbo Championship Edition will bundle in all of the existing DLC for Guacamelee into one release w... read
Rise of Mana photo
Rise of Mana

New Secret of Mana is a free-to-play mobile game


Competing with Capcom's Breath of Fire VI as biggest fan disappointment?
Feb 26
Square Enix is releasing free-to-play (with microtransactions!) action-RPG Rise of Mana to iOS later this week in Japan. Controller support will be added somewhere down the line and an Android port is coming this summer. Man... read
Mario's Galaxy 5 photo
Mario's Galaxy 5

Samsung announces Galaxy 5 in ridiculously-named colors


And a weird bumpy exterior
Feb 24
Can I be on the committee that names the colors for cars and tech? Samsung's new Galaxy comes in "shimmery white, electric blue, and copper gold." It also has other features.  Copper gold? C'mon. Get creative. What's nex... read
Titan Invasion photo
Titan Invasion

Titan Invasion announced for PS4, PS3, Vita


Cross-buy!
Feb 19
No, it's not a ploy to trick people into thinking they're buying Titanfall. Titan Invasion is a collection of two indie PC games; the Space Invaders-styled Titan Attacks!, which won me over with its well-done trailer (above)... read






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