hot  /  reviews  /  video  /  blogs  /  forum

505 Games

The Walking Dead

505 Games to publish Overkill's The Walking Dead shooter


505 more characters you love will die.
Apr 29
Way back in August we caught wind that Payday developer Overkill would be creating a co-op shooter based on The Walking Dead called...Overkill's The Walking Dead. We haven't heard much else but we now know... read
Turning negatives into positives
Adam Orth is a recognizable figure in the videogame industry, but not necessarily for the reasons he should be. He played a creative role in several renowned triple-A titles -- God of War, Medal of Honor, and Twisted Met... read feature

Terraria

Had enough yet? Terraria headed to PS4 and Xbox One next week


Just remembered that I own Starbound
Nov 06
There's no stopping Terraria. I played, and I do mean played, the 2D sandbox game years ago on PC, and it was quite the time sink. Back then, I didn't imagine it'd come to any other platforms, but it has -- to consoles, handh... read
Defense Grid 2

Get your tower defense on this September with Defense Grid 2


Mah towers are restless
Aug 18
505 Games and Hidden Path Entertainment have announced that the sequel to the 2008 tower defense hit Defense Grid: The Awakening will launch on September 23. Hidden Path Entertainment hosted demos of Defense Grid 2 during gam... read
Sniper Elite 3

Sniper Elite 3 lets you pay to kill Hitler now


It was only a pre-order incentive before
Jul 16
Now that Sniper Elite 3's been out for a few weeks, anyone that's developed an adequately itchy trigger finger can set their crosshairs on a significantly more prominent figure. Adolf Hitler's the target this time, and he's k... read
Payday

Overkill is bringing Payday 2 to PS4 and Xbox One


This year, presumably
Jun 12
Payday 2: Crimewave Edition will appear on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 at some point, Overkill Software and publisher 505 Games announced today. Details for these ports of the co-op heist title were unusually sparse, although ... read

Check out Sniper Elite 3's multiplayer and co-op modes


Plus survival mode too
Jun 05
Sniper Elite 3's new trailer sure is full of the gore porn. Headshot, after headshot, after headshot. We've seen a lot of the single-player, but now we're able to see all the multiplayer options. First there's 12-player comp... read
Payday 2

Breaking Bad's Gus plays The Dentist in new Payday 2 DLC


Watch you gold fillings
Jun 03
When Payday 2's Big Bank Heist is available for download on June 17, there will be a new mission contact in the mix. While he may be fresh to Payday players, he's a well-known and calculated voice in the crime worl... read
Terraria

PS4 and Xbox One are next for Terraria


Releasing sometime this year
Jun 03
After making it to Xbox 360, PS3, and PS Vita, Terraria has set its sights on PS4 and Xbox One. Publisher 505 Games says these ports will be out later this year with all of the 1.2 content "alongside some brand new functional... read
Sniper Elite 3

Go ahead and pre-order Sniper Elite 3 so you can kill Hitler


That's a sentence I just typed
May 20
Rebellion wants to retcon history and change the way that De Führer fell. Specifically, it wants you to be the one that takes the shot that ends Hitler's life. Well, Rebellion wants all of that if you pre-order Sni... read
Sniper Elite 3

Learn the skills you'll need in Sniper Elite 3


Shooting people in the head is the big one
May 07
Being a sniper isn't easy work. The bad ones aren't long for this world. That's why you'll want to know everything you possibly can before trying your hand at this dangerous profession. As demonstrated in this video, there a... read
Sniper Elite 3

Try to kill Hitler again in Sniper Elite 3's pre-order mission


Release date and pre-order offers revealed
Mar 05
505 Games has released new details regarding Sniper Elite 3, including a release date. You'll be able to take down targets this coming June 27 on PC, with releases for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, and Xbox 360 a fe... read
Recoil...in horror
It's difficult to have a unique idea in a genre that's as over-saturated as 'first-person shooter' is. With Call of Duty, Halo, and Battlefield already out there year after year, making a multiplayer game enticing while offering something fresh and unseen is becoming harder and harder for developers to accomplish. The makers of Rekoil: Liberator are proof of that. read feature

Rekoil comes out this month on PC and Xbox Live Arcade


Oh look, another first-person shooter
Jan 05
Plastic Piranha's Rekoil is coming out at the end of this month. Expect the Windows PC version on January 28 through Steam. The Xbox Live Arcade version is titled Rekoil: Liberator, and that's out January 29. Each version wi... read

Here's a little Sniper Elite 3 in your eye


Gratuitous!
Dec 21
A new trailer has released for Sniper Elite 3 and, along with the typical one-man-army machismo, you can enjoy a high resolution bullet to the eye, rendered in painstaking detail. Man, do I not want to see that. I'm not... read
Terraria Vita impressions

Terraria feels so right on the Vita


And it looks better than it ever has on the hardware
Dec 18
You might not think it, but Terraria is definitely one of the more hotly anticipated games to come to the PS Vita. I myself have been looking forward to playing it on the go for the better part of this year after putting ple... read

Terraria on PS Vita: Launch dates confirmed


It's almost here
Dec 08
505 Games has announced that the PS Vita version of Terraria has been officially approved for release by Sony. It's been a long time coming, but it's finally happening. Those located in North America will be able to... read
Cancellation

Publisher cancels Ashes Cricket 2013 after release


Customers who purchased on Steam will receive refund
Nov 29
  It's very rare to see titles on Steam pulled and customers offered a refund, but now we've seen it happen once again. Last week, Ashes Cricket 2013 was released for PC and many fans of the sport jumped at the chance to... read
PS Vita

Terraria coming to PS Vita this December


PS Vita version to be published by 505 Games
Nov 23
Sony has revealed via a magazine advertisement that Terraria will be making its way onto the PlayStation Vita this December. The advert, which was spotted by VideoGamer in this week's edition of MCV, shows a screenshot of Re-... read

Become President Obama in the new Payday 2 DLC


Plus President Bush, Clinton, and Nixon masks too
Nov 13
The Armored Transport downloadable content for Payday 2 comes to PC tomorrow for $6.99. In it you'll get new armored car and train heist jobs playable across the game's six maps. Plus expect three new weapons, four new mask ... read
Payday

Payday 2 has sold 1.58 million copies


80 percent of which happened through digital distribution
Sep 13
Payday 2 is doing very well for itself. At retail, it broke into the NPD's top 10 for August 2013 but, here's the thing about that: the game's 1.58 million copies sold, according to Starbreeze, were 80 percent digital. Intere... read
Jimquisition happens every Monday!
Payday 2 is a success, because the people making and publishing it weren't completely stupid. What sorcery is this? Yes, it's one of those episodes where we celebrate one game getting it right and not stuffing everything up. Speaking of stuffing, Jim at last unveils the Dragon Dildo ... and does things with it. Terrible things. read feature

Stands and delivers
Nobody could ever claim PAYDAY: The Heist wasn't a good idea. Tapping into every human's secret desire to be part of a beautifully orchestrated, flamboyantly daring theft of grand proportions was a masterstroke, and while the... read feature

Brothers - A Tale of Two Sons also coming to PS3, PC


Spread the brotherly love
Aug 08
Brothers - A Tale of Two Sons just came out for Xbox Live Arcade to little marketing and fanfare this past week. We're here to remind you that's it pretty great though, and something worth adding to your XBLA collection. Or, ... read
O Brothers, where art thou Gamerscore?
Brothers - A Tale of Two Sons is an anomaly when it comes to Achievements. Not a single one will be unlocked through normal gameplay. However, every last one takes only seconds to get and isn't dependent on anything othe... read feature

PayDay 2 launching August 13 on Steam


August 16 for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3
Aug 07
It's time to pull off the ultimate heist as PayDay 2 arrives next week. It'll be out first on August 13 for Steam on PC, then August 16 for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. To go along with that announcement is the latest trailer and batch of screens. Spoilers: In it we see people committing crimes. Whoa! read
Family bonding
It all starts innocently enough with a pair of brothers making their way through town. Sure, there's a task at hand, but urgency isn't an issue. It should be, but it isn't. Soaking in the warm glow of the sun and playing with... read feature

There's a little Hotline Miami in Payday 2


Plus here have a new trailer
Jul 31
There's a special homage to Hotline Miami in Payday 2! You can purchase a pig mask called "The Hog" and it has some familiar sounding text associated with it too. Yeah that's about it. Just a neat little thing. Anyway, we're... read
Payday

Payday 2 Collector's Edition comes with a real mask


Here's what you need to know going in
Jul 09
The North American collector's edition for Payday 2 is notable in that it's priced at a reasonable $59.99. That, and it includes a wearable mask, which is a pretty good bonus as far as these things tend to go. There's also a... read
Takedown

My teammate shot me in Takedown: Red Sabre


And I dig the game even more for it
Jun 14
Takedown: Red Sabre should make tactical first-person shooter players happy. I'm not one, I've come to realize, but I gave it my best during a demonstration of this squad-based PC, PlayStation 3, and Xbox 360 game from S... read






Back to Top