The Killzone: Mercenary open beta will be making planetfall next week. PlayStation Plus subscribers will have the first shot at the title's multiplayer on August 20.
Everyone else will have to wait until August 27 for ... read
I initially scoffed towards every bit of this explanation of Killzone: Mercenary's multiplayer systems. I don't much care for multiplayer, so why should I care that offline singleplayer progress yields weapons and stats that... read
Looking forward to Killzone: Mercenary? Then go sign up for the multiplayer closed beta! You have until 2:00PM PDT on July 17 to sign up, and if chosen you'll be sent an email with directions on how to get into the beta.
New generation, old pre-order culture! Guerrilla Games has unveiled the bonus items you can gather into your anus when you pre-order Killzone: Shadow Fall for the Playing Stations Four. Let's list what they are in a list for ... read
Killzone: Shadow Fall is getting some television thespians to abet its story, according to a recent PlayStation Blog post. Jamie Gray Hyder of Trueblood will be playing Helghast intelligence officer Echo, a foil to Shadow Fal... read
One of my biggest concerns with Killzone: Mercenary was that we'd be made to swipe across the touch screen for every melee attack. Breaking the way one holds a PS Vita for shooter games in order to drag a finger along the ce... read
Sony's launched a new video promoting the PlayStation 4's interface, specifically showing off the ability to pause one's game to check out shared videos and the PlayStation Store. You can hold your game, go start a download,... read
Sony's popped a 21-minute demo walkthrough of Killzone: Shadow Fall for your saucy delight, hot from the bowels of E3. The gameplay section is taken from that seen during the original PlayStation 4 reveal, with the Helghast ... read
Here's one reason to get excited about the PS4 One of the titles that Sony's putting on a pedestal for the PlayStation 4 launch is Killzone: Shadow Fall. With good reason too. Shadow Fall is shaping up to be the type of game that is actually worthy of ushering in a n... read feature
When it comes to first-perosn shooters, the Killzone series is my jam. And that doesn't look to be changing anytime soon. Sony unveiled a pair of impressive new trailers for Guerrilla Games' latest efforts at their E3 ... read
Killzone 4 is the flagship first-person shooter for the PlayStation 4, and this latest promotional trailer features some of the developers behind the game talking up the power of Sony's new console. The team talks about how ... read
A good first-person shooter on the Vita? The PlayStation Vita is a great system with a slowly increasing library of great titles. The exception being in the first-person shooter genre, that is.
You'd think that after one of these big game companies made a handheld w... read feature
Has Guerrilla Games recovered from the infamous Killzone 2 target render and its inability to live up to those graphics with the finished product? Can the studio ever? Gamers with a grudge never seem to forget. With... read
Sony put the future of the DualShock 4 in the hands of developers, who dictated changes to the longstanding controller's form and feel. Guerrilla Games (Killzone) and Evolution Studios (DriveClub), in an interview with Edge, ... read
Killzone Mercenary is on the way for the PlayStation Vita, and will drop on September 17. But for the time being, Sony has given us a better look at what the game has in store in the above video, specifically showcasing a lo... read
Well, at least we know the Killzone: Shadow Fall demo is playable, and wasn't just some pre-cooked video. How do we know that? Because Jimmy Fallon tried to play it, and gave us a very different version of what we saw Wednes... read
Watch Dogs and Killzone: Shadow Fall are now official launch titles for PS4. While DriveClub is mentioned as a launch title on a developer's LinkedIn page, it was called a "launch window" title at a recent roundtable (when as... read
You might have seen our recap of what was announced during the PlayStation 4 event already, if you weren't watching it unfold with us live. This video is Sony's recap of the next-gen software revealed thus far and it's great... read
PlayStation 4 takes us back to Vekta
Killzone: Shadow Fall has been announced! Guerrilla Games advances the story to a Berlin-inspired setting, separating two rival factions on Planet Vekta by a gigantic wall.
A very gorgeous trailer set up the PS4 exclus... read feature
What history can tell us about PS4's launch titles A new console generation. A new batch of tech demos that mislead consumer expectations.
As perfectly evidenced by Gearbox's recent Aliens demo, savvy game enthusiasts don't take kindly to developers promising one thing and de... read feature
WE SALUTE YOU! On President's Day, it's our duty as bloggers to supply the unwashed, malnourished Kmart-lovin' masses of America with reminders of awesome, fictional Presidents in games. I mean, it's not like I get to take the day off, so w... read feature
If you missed today's live Destructoid Show, you missed all the important news ever, and there's no way possible that you were properly informed by any other outlet because our journalistic integrity and timeliness is unmatch... read
Vita's showcase shooter You want a first-person shooter on your Vita, right? Me too. Those dual analog sticks have been calling my name since the system's release, but we've got nothing to use them with. And no, that other game doesn't count.
Killzo... read feature
A great baddie makes for a great story ... unless it makes the good guys look bad! Regular readers will know by now that I'm quite a big fan of the Killzone series. Its focus on dirty, hard science fiction and heavy controls makes for a shooter unlike its peers in the big-budget market, while its multiplaye... read feature
You want a FPS for Vita? It's coming... eventually. Guerrilla Games announced an official North American date for Killzone: Mercenary last night at a press event: September 17, 2013. Yep, that's quite a wait.
If it makes... read
At long last the fine folks at Guerrilla Games have unveiled Killzone Mercenary. According to the developer, the upcoming PlayStation Vita title features a nine hour campaign that follows the exploits of a mercenar... read
As a fan of Killzone, this live-action short is just about the greatest thing ever. Set between the events of the second and third game, the story follows a small team of Vektan soldiers on a mission to head off a Helgh... read
The original Killzone may have been hidden away in a shoebox for the better part of a decade, but the venerable shooter has now safetly made its triumphant return to center stage. Promulgated today over at the PlayStatio... read
For all the pre-release hype it received, the original Killzone failed to truly set the world ablaze. Originally lauded as a potential "Halo Killer," Guerrilla Games' 2004 effort proved to be a technical achievement but ... read
Remember that talk of Killzone HD coming to the PlayStation Network? Remember how such talk disappeared suddenly? Now you know why -- it's being bundled into a trilogy boxset with Killzone 2 and 3.
Developer Guerrilla a... read
Hey guys! Here's today's Destructoid Show!
Tons of news is coming out of Gamescom right now. For starters, Sony's press event was packed with juicy Vita news. We've got Call of Duty: Black Ops Declassified, Killzone: Mercena... read
Not much has been revealed yet, but Sony just announced a new game in the Killzone franchise -- Killzone Mercenary -- during their gamescom press conference. It will be exclusive to the PS Vita.
More details promised on the PS Blog later today.