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4:40 PM on 06.09.2014

Future Xbox One update will let you snap Achievements

Here's a rundown of an Xbox One update in the works for later this summer that'll enable Snap mode functionality for Achievements. As shown in the video, they'll be automatically sorted by how close you are to unlocking them...

Jordan Devore

4:30 PM on 06.06.2014

Riot Games details Summoner's Rift update in exhaustive dev blog

With the update to League of Legends' Summoner's Rift, Riot Games has released a dev blog outlining new additions and alterations, why specific changes were made and the decision-making processes behind them. There'll be addi...

Brittany Vincent

7:30 PM on 06.04.2014

Miiverse just got a little bit better

Nintendo has introduced several changes to Miiverse, its online community for Wii U and 3DS players where delightfully weird stuff happens all the time and you sort of just go with it. As of the update, you'll be able to writ...

Jordan Devore

3:30 PM on 06.03.2014

DICE is improving Battlefield 4's netcode this week

DICE's promised netcode improvements for Battlefield 4 are rolling out this week. An update is available now on Xbox 360, PS3, and PC and will hit PS4 and Xbox One later this week. On PC, PS4, and Xbox One, there's a new high...

Jordan Devore

12:45 PM on 06.03.2014

These Goat Simulator patch notes are funny

Coffee Stain Studios clearly had fun detailing patch 1.1 for Goat Simulator, which adds four-player local splitscreen, wallrunning, more goats, bike riding, and other stuff at no additional cost to you, valued player. Here's ...

Jordan Devore

8:30 PM on 06.02.2014

Launch Mario Kart 8 quicker with the new Wii U system update

Nintendo has released the Wii U Quick Start Menu earlier than some of us were expecting -- it's available in a new system update, rolling out now. By turning on the GamePad with its power or home button, a menu will appear th...

Jordan Devore

10:45 AM on 05.30.2014

Xbox One screenshot share update in the works

Xbox boss Phil Spencer tweeted a response to a follower on game screenshot sharing on social networks on Xbox One, saying that this feature "is [on] the list for the monthly updates" and that the "team is making great progres...

Dale North

10:30 PM on 05.29.2014

Hey, you can play Pikmin 3 with a stylus now

Avid Pikmin 3 players may have noticed a new control option with its latest update: the GamePad control style can now be set to Stylus. You can use the touch screen to throw your unsuspecting Pikmin now, just like Nintendo La...

Brittany Vincent

6:30 PM on 05.29.2014

Star Citizen Arena Commander dogfighting update delayed

As gamers seem to be more and more willing to play games in an unfinished state, it feels surprising to me when a developer decides to delay an update because of bugs. Of course unfinished games are buggy -- we expect that --...

Alasdair Duncan

3:15 PM on 05.21.2014

Teleglitch's big update adds a new Arena Practice mode

Teleglitch didn't grab me in the same way other roguelikes have... okay, I mean it didn't grab me the way Spelunky grabbed me (and refused to let go). Part of it that has to go down to the fact I kept dying and dying really q...

Alasdair Duncan





8:00 AM on 05.21.2014

External storage and real names for friends confirmed for next Xbox One update

Xbox One owners rejoice! There are a number of changes coming with the next system update in June, including external storage support (which nearly everyone has been clamoring for) as well as real names with which you can ide...

Brittany Vincent

6:00 PM on 05.20.2014

You can make Xbox One Skype calls while playing games

As of a recent update, Skype for Xbox One now allows users to Snap their video or voice-only calls into other apps. That means it's possible to chat with people over Skype while simultaneously playing a game or watching a mov...

Jordan Devore

12:00 PM on 05.20.2014

Goat Simulator gets a new map, multiplayer, and more goats in June

Goat Simulator was fun while it lasted but more content to mess around with is sorely needed. Coffee Stain Studios says patch 1.1 is arriving later than previously announced, now on June 3, in order to make sure the new map i...

Jordan Devore

1:00 PM on 05.17.2014

Divinity: Original Sin Collector's Edition detailed

Only 3,000 of these Divinity: Original Sin Collector's Editions have been created, and half of them were already claimed by Kickstarter backers. So only 1,500 of these exist if you want to try and get your hands on it. In the...

Hamza CTZ Aziz

5:30 PM on 05.12.2014

Halo: CE multiplayer will live on through official patch from Bungie

A little over a month ago GameSpy Technology announced they were shutting down on May 31, and their server hosting along with them. Various games have found solutions with different levels of official support, but some titles...

Brett Zeidler

1:15 PM on 05.08.2014

How fast is the Wii U quick start menu?

This week, Nintendo president Satoru Iwata gave his financial results briefing for the company's fiscal year ended March 2014. A few updates stood out, like Skylanders-esque toys for 3DS and Wii U, but there's also that Wii ...

Jordan Devore